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a Windows 7 server with ubuntu client

at a charity which i attend, they have a windows network for staff and a second for users running in an internet cafe style. You buy a software generated time code for pennies, this allows users 1 ...
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1answer
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Cannot write network share

I'm trying to set up my personal computer to access my work file shares. I mounted successfully and I can read files just fine, but I have no write access. Here is the line I added to my fstab: ...
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1answer
127 views

I cant access Ubuntu from Windows 7

I read and followed easy install instructions for sharing files with Ubuntu. I have three computers, Windows 7 64-bit home premium, Windows Vista and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. My problem is that I cant ...
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2answers
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Switching from Windows 7 to Ubuntu 13.10 my wifi router

I am switching from windows 7 to Ubuntu 13.10 and I burned Ubuntu on DVD and inserted and chose option 2 to install Ubuntu only and delete Win7 and anything else. My problem is that I have wifi ...
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1answer
54 views

How to block ips similar to editing the HOSTS file on windows

I have recently switched to Ubuntu and need to block a few Ips for gaming. Previously, I could simply add a line to the File in C:\Windows\System32\Drivers\etc\HOSTS but I am unsure how to do this on ...
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63 views

Connecting Ubuntu machine to a windows ad-hoc network

I am trying to connect an Ubuntu 12.04 machine, over wifi, to a Windows 7 machine for file sharing. To do so, I have created an ad-hoc network(WEP protocol) in the Windows machine. After I enter the ...
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73 views

Suddenly cannot connect to the internet on dell vostro 1550 laptop

My friend had bought a dell vostro 1550 laptop a few years ago. 1 weak back suddenly she could not connect to the internet in any ways(wifi, lan). The laptop has got windows 7 and ubuntu os. In both ...
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54 views

Remote desktop to window 7 and its VM (Is it possible)

I have a question related to remote desktop from windows 7 to a ubuntu server Computer 1: Windows 7 installed + ubuntu server installed inside a virtual box Computer 2: Windows 7 What I want to ...
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57 views

Having issue with ubuntu and windows 7 networking

I am running a game server in Ubuntu while running the client on a Windows 7 machine (Macbook pro running Windows 7). The problem is that I cannot ping my Ubuntu machine from the windows 7 and vice ...
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1answer
388 views

Connect to mysql database on Ubuntu host from windows guest

I have Ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop and have a Windows 7 guest on (VMWare). I would like to connect to the mysql database on Ubuntu host from Windows guest.Kindly tell me how to do the same. I have tried ...
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347 views

Unable to stream video from Ubuntu to Windows 7

I'm trying to do some research about streaming method on VLC, so my first choice is UDP. I have 2 PC connected on WLAN using Windows 7 as hotspot, Windows 7 IP is 192.168.238.1 with Pentium T4500 dual ...
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0answers
21 views

Accessing Windows certs in Ubuntu

I've dual booted my laptop Windows 7/Ubuntu 12. I've got a bunch of corporate certificates on the Windows partition that I need to access to use the corporate network. How can I do this? I cannot ...
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2answers
2k views

Win7 workgroup machine invisible to ubuntu machine in same workgroup

BACKGROUND Hi everyone, I am working on an animal welfare initiative on a budget of $0 using old machines etc., so if you can help with this you get a big lick up the side of the face as a thank you ...
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3answers
1k views

sending commands from Ubuntu to Windows

On our home network we have 1 windows 7 only pc and several computers with Ubuntu 13.04 (dual boot with backup windows 7 for programs that can't be run using wine). We want to be able to send commands ...
3
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1answer
869 views

Get IP of remote windows machine from Hostname

I have a headless Windows 7 box I'm trying to access using VNC viewer from my Ubuntu Gnome Raring machine. Previously, when I was running Linux mint, I could do this no problem... but I can't ...
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3answers
5k views

Ubuntu can see network work group but can't see Ubuntu from windows

Sorry to be a complete noob, just installed Ubuntu and I'm trying to get things up and running. Goal: To connect several drives to my Ubuntu, very old, laptop. This will act as a NAS serving up ...
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2answers
367 views

Not able to connect to internet on Ubuntu

I have a dual boot on my PC. I can access Internet through Windows but cannot do it through Ubuntu. I was able to connect to Internet on both OSses till some days ago, when my brother reset my ...
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0answers
209 views

File transfer speeds different depending on direction of file transfer Windows-Ubuntu 13.4

I have a small home network with an Ubuntu 13.4 HTPC attached to a gigabit switch in one room and a Win7 PC attached to another gigabit switch in another room. On Ubuntu: Simple cut and paste file ...
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1answer
1k views

Access network share of guest on host

I use an Ubuntu 12.04 host system with a Windows 7 guest in VirtualBox. The virtual Windows machine is member of a domain in which network drives are shared to it. I prefer to do most of the work on ...
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1answer
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How to access the Windows 7 shared folders

I'm a little new to Ubuntu, but I'm lovin' it so far :) I have Ubuntu 12.04 installed om my older desktop and connected with a wire. My (newer) laptop has windows 7 running and has all my music. I'd ...
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1answer
156 views

Can I set up an OpenVPN server in 12.04 w/o OpenVPN Access Server?

Dear AskUbuntu Community Members, I've got a Ubuntu Desktop 12.04 at my house, not doing much but hosting about three or four printers for my home network. It's a relatively powerful machine, using ...
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2answers
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Host-only network with Virtual box and Windows host machine: cannot find device eth1

(ANSWER BELOW) I have problem with implementing Host-Only network in Virtualbox. my host machine is running under Windows 7 Ultimate, and guest OS is Ubuntu Server 12.04.2 64bit. I configure virtual ...
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1answer
64 views

how to network in ubuntu client on windows host?

I have Ubuntu 12.10 installed on my windows7 on Vbox. Is it possible to access disks and folders from the windows host like system C drive or D drive? Or maybe networking between both machines to ...
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1answer
360 views

Ubuntu 12.04: Google Cloud Print Credentials Error

I am currently running Ubuntu 12.04 and for a while before I have been using Google Cloud Print to print things from my Netbook running Windows 7 Starter to ubuntu printer. Lately I have noticed that ...
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How to access Windows 7 PC in Samba network?

First of all, sorry for my bad English, as it isn't my primary language. I have a home network with my Ubuntu box, a Windows XP box (sister's laptop) and a Windows 7 box (mother's PC). Never had a ...
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Windows 7 won't let me connect to my Ubuntu samba share

I set up samba on my 12.04 Ubuntu install. I shared a folder from my home directory. When I go to my Windows 7 box, I can see the Ubuntu box on the network, but when I try to connect, I get a ...
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1answer
684 views

I want to access internet on ubuntu 12.04.1 guest system from windows 7 64bit host in virtualbox 4.1.18 How to do so?

I am using Windows 7 64bit as host system and i have installed ubuntu 12.04.1 in virtual box as stated above. I have a dsl connection which works well on my host system and now I need to access the ...
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18 views

Windows Workgroup issue [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Share Ext4 Partition Over Network How to configure my Ubuntu Workstation to be a member of Windows 7 Workgroup ? and How to manage permissions for windows users ...
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2answers
1k views

Beginner's Guide to configure VPN to work in Windows 7?

I'm trying to configure one of my machines to serve as a VPN and through it connect using Windows 7. I installed pptp followed all the instructions but it keeps giving me error 619. I verified the ...
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1answer
180 views

help download and install and save and use my wireless stick modem and software [closed]

I installed Linux (Ubuntu) after my Windows operating system went totally dead with a fatal blue screen. I could not reboot or install form CD ROM or get safe mode. Now that I've installed Ubuntu, I ...
2
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1answer
6k views

VirtualBox: How do I ping a Windows guest from the Ubuntu?

I use Ubuntu 12.04 (64-bit) as host OS and Windows 7 as guest OS. How can I ping the Windows 7 system from Ubuntu? And is that possible even when Internet is off?
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1answer
412 views

After running 12.04 from Live USB, Windows 7 installation cannot load network drivers

So basically yesterday I downloaded the 12.04, And I created a Live USB, And booted it on my Laptop. Everything was great, Everything worked. Then I needed to do something on windows, And when I ...
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4answers
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No Internet Connection - ubuntu 11.10

I installed Ubuntu 11.10 recently. After the first bootup the computer freezes so I have to force-quit my computer. Then I turned on my computer after that. I tried connecting to the internet. My ...
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1answer
4k views

How to create a wifi network to share files between a Ubuntu 12.04 PC and windows 7 (32 bit) PC [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to create file in windows share? I want to share files with a Windows 7 (32 Bit) Laptop. I have another laptop with Ubuntu 12.04 installed. How can I share files ...
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3answers
475 views

Creating a mixed network. for windows and ubuntu

As a Ubuntu newbie (11.10) I have a wired desktop, and a laptop on Ubuntu, and another windows 7 laptop I use for college... How do I get them to "talk" to one another, for sharing files... sharing ...
2
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1answer
603 views

Migrate windows 7 network drive to Ubuntu 11.10 for use as a file server

On my network (7 computers with windows 7 Pro) one of the computers has a partitioned HDD and sharing that partition as a network drive for all other users to access. All other computers have a that ...
4
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1answer
3k views

How To SSH From Host (Win7) to Guest (Ubuntu Server 10.04)

I have recently installed Ubuntu Server 10.04 LTS on my machine that has Windows 7 Ultimate. I would like to run the VM graphicless and access it through ssh from Windows 7. My machine is connected to ...
4
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1answer
730 views

Internet is slow & intermittent

Something kinda weird happened to me today. I've been using Ubuntu for month on my computer without any issue but today I decided to install Windows 7 on dual boot so that my GF can use Photoshop... ...
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2answers
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Connecting to Windows7 share gives mount error

Hi I am having trouble with Ubuntu 11.10 to the workgroup containing windows computers. I am getting this message when I click on the workgroup I want to access from the Ubuntu Network interface: ...
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2answers
867 views

Windows 7 and Ubuntu 10.10 network controller driver conflict?

Has anyone had problems with how Windows and Linux drivers configure the network card? I have a Realtek 8112L LAN Controller and am dual-booting Windows 7 and Ubuntu 10.10. After using network ...
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2answers
268 views

Cross Platform Terminal/SCP app

I am doing more network device management at work, (mainly cisco and juniper) and need tools to telnet/ssh and SCP to manage the devices. I am comfortable with the gnome terminal, but wouldn't mind ...