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Missing System Utilities [on hold]

I just installed 14.04.1 Trusty with Xubuntu. There is no network manager. There is no printer manager. "System settings ..." is there but does nothing. "About this computer" does nothing. The ...
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Problems with Network Manager in Trusty

I have Xubuntu Trusty on a Samsung laptop and have multiple issues with network manager. First it may stop connecting to any wireless network at all (it tries and fails). This happens after I turn ...
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Wake-on-lan from suspend

I am trying to wake up my laptop from suspend using WOL but it didn't work at all. I found this old post for the same problem but I don't see how I can do this for Xubuntu 14.04 that I am using. I ...
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xubuntu 14.04 gsm modem connection dropping

I'm using XUBUNTU 14.04. My GSM modem (E3131) keeps dropping connection randomly in intervals from 10 minutes to an hour. Most of the time I just wait about 30 seconds until it is recognized by the ...
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Why is Ubuntu suddenly crippling my network?

I'm running Xubuntu 14.04 64-bit. I have recently started noticing randomly that my wireless adaptor suddenly becomes a jamming device for the network I'm connected to! I see 0Kbit/s in my network ...
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Unable to connect Internet to Xubuntu 14.04 with wired connection

Just installed Xubuntu 14.04 from usb, installed okay except that I cannot connect to internet. I'm connected via a Solwise Homeplug (Ethernet over wiring). Xubuntu says I have 'Wired connection 1' ...
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Adding a 'network' USB printer

I have a HP Deskjet 1050a printer, hence the 'network' in the title. Its a bog standard USB home printer. I have it attached to my router (has a USB port in it). I have got it connected and working ...
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Have found the problem but what is the cure - Network hard drive

I have dual booted my system to run xubuntu and ubuntu. After experiencing problems playing DVD's I found the fix and downloaded libdevread64 decypter for DVD's. Be warned that installing destroys any ...
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find mac address of all connected systems [duplicate]

How can I find out how many system are connected to the local network and how can I get all IP and mac address of these systems. Is their any command/package to show the IP details? Can I use this ...
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Share connection to router from second ethernet

I read all the previous posts but I didn't find anything that fit my needs. I have a PC with Xubuntu and 2 Ethernet cards. With a port (eth1) I have the Internet connection (static IP address) I want ...
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1answer
41 views

Connect to only one specific wireless network if available?

I have a home server running Xubuntu 12.10 and it is connected by WLAN to my home network. The problem is that when the router crashes, the server loses connection and tries to connect to another ...
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254 views

Two Xubuntu 14.04 machines cannot connect Samba share

I have two Xubuntu 14.04 machines on a LAN. I want to create a Samba share between them, but I am completely unable to do so. I have tried following command line instructions and editing my smb.conf ...
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242 views

Troubles with suspend

I have some troubles with putting my PC in suspend mode. 1. I can't put it to sleep completely It suspends current session and goes to the log-in screen, it makes all the screens black, but it ...
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Getting WiFi AP working with hostapd and isc-dhcp-server [Xubuntu 14.04]

I have tried using ap-hotspot from WebUpd8, and it did not work for me in 13.10 or 14.04, so I have been working on getting hostapd manually set up, using isc-dhcp-server since dnsmasq was having ...
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1answer
51 views

No reply to ping over bnepX interface

I have trialed to use Network, NAP profiles on Bluetooth. On Host, xUbuntu 13.04 I have followed as here. This Host or XUbuntu machine is behind proxy & runs on virtual machine. It is ...
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1answer
120 views

I can't connect to the internet wirelessly through xUbuntu

Complete beginner here. Have installed ubuntu through vmware player on my laptop. Can connect to the internet fine on windows but not through ubuntu. I have been trying to follow this guide. The ...
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Still problem with Wifi in Saucy Xubuntu

My laptop has a broadcom chip and yes, I've followed the related posts on this site like this one but I still have a problem. Not all features of the card work with a given configuration. By ...
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Xubuntu Unknown Rate Limiting

I recently replaced an Ubuntu install with Xubuntu, and then added on a few of the things I had previously, like Samba. I noticed when I was installing vnstat that it was saying my max bandwidth on ...
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1answer
47 views

How to specify what network to connect to automatically?

I'm on Xubuntu 13.10, I can connect to two different networks, x and y, I have passwords to both network and I can switch between them at will. When Xubuntu starts, it automatically connect to y, I ...
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1answer
131 views

Xubuntu 13.10 unable to connect to router (with internet connectivity) via ethernet

I'm running a MSI B85-G43 gaming motherboard, just got Xubuntu 13.10 and the installation went fine except for connectivity to the router. I've plugged in my ethernet cable from my router to the ...
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312 views

WiFi-Networks Disconnected xubuntu

I recently installed xubuntu and I tried to create a wifi hotspot using hostapd, but was in vain. After that I started having issues connecting to wireless networks. My wired network works fine. But ...
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0answers
191 views

Installing Packet Tracer on XUbuntu

I have a trouble getting packet tracer running on XUbuntu. I have installed it as instructed this guide How do I run Cisco Packet Tracer 6.0.1? It has appeared in the menu under Internet and it does ...
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1answer
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Ethernet port won't stay turned on

When I originally got internet service my ethernet port was not turned on. Found this thread How do I install drivers for the Atheros AR8161 Ethernet controller?, followed directions under answer 1 ...
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2answers
116 views

Xububtu 12.04 Internet super slow on wireless but fast on wired

When connected to the internet via wireless it runs really slow, for example, when I’m logged in to my Google drive account and try to access a folder it takes super long to load and that's if it ...
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1answer
553 views

Xubuntu Internet Connection Drops

My problem is a little weird. My internet drops when I download too much data. For example when I download large files. If I just brows it will take a couple of hours to drop. When connection drops ...
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134 views

Xubuntu 13.10 networking

I recently installed xubuntu 13.10, from then I am having issues with network. When I tried to restart the network using the command service networking restart, the network never come up. I am able ...
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125 views

Network printer installation problem

I'm trying to install a network printer in Xubuntu 13.10. When running the installer, after I select my printer and chose to use a Local Driver it's stays there without doing anything. Also the using ...
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1answer
1k views

Xubuntu 13.10 Wi-Fi Network Dropping

I just installed Xubuntu 13.10 and I am experiencing some odd behavior on my laptop. Occasionally with no predictable pattern Xubuntu will not be able to find my Wi-Fi network. Specifically the one I ...
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I can't set Xubuntu 13.04 to connect to the nearest access point

At my house there are 3 wireless connections and they are all joined together to make one. I want to connect to my nearest one, but it connects to another one. This happens often, but after a day its ...
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1answer
46 views

How can I make Xubuntu automatically tally the number of times a machine loads?

I would like to pilot Xubuntu in a school computer lab environment. The solution requires shared access devices that are independent of the school's Windows environment. I would like to collect data ...
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1answer
522 views

Xubuntu - manually restart network after reboot?

I am running Xubuntu (12.04 LTS) and something is wrong with my network settings (for wireless network using DHCP and WPA). Whenever I reboot, after the access to the network is not working unless I ...
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1answer
1k views

WIFI stopped working on Xubuntu

Today I turned on my notebook and I couldn't connect to my network, it just keeps asking for my password. That's weird because I've been using it on this network forever and never saw this error. So ...
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2answers
3k views

Enable file sharing amongst ubuntu, xubuntu, lubuntu ? [duplicate]

I will try to explain the scenario in a least complicated manner; I have 20 computers in here, 14 – Xubuntu (pc1, pc 2, pc 3, pc 4, pc 5, pc 6, pc 7, pc 8, pc 9, pc 10 pc,11, pc 12, pc13, pc14) 5 – ...
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How do I share folders in Xubuntu?

How do I share folders in Xubuntu like in Ubuntu? I found no settings or options to share folders on my network, I do have Samba installed. I don't know what else to try. Is there a command that I can ...
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1answer
665 views

How can I set a default profile for a network interface in network manager?

I have the following network profiles defined in Network Manager in my Xubuntu VM: "DHCP" and "Static" are bound to eth1, and "VM Network" is bound to eth0. I'd like "DHCP" to be the default for ...
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2answers
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How do I set network sharing in xubutu 13.04 with samba installed?

I have xubuntu 13.04 installed, I've installed samba also and winbind, but how do I get to set sharing options for folders and or provide access to the computer as well? I also have virtualbox ...
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1answer
3k views

How to restart networking? eth0 RJ45 does not connect after sleep mode in Xubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

After I sleep down my notebook (Xubuntu 12.04) and wake up, my network setting goes often corrupted and does not work. Only solution seems to be restart. Connecting and disconnecting in network ...
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1answer
2k views

Network connectivity on Xubuntu 13.04 lost

I recently upgraded from Xubuntu 12.10 to 13.04 and not long after (though not immediately after) I have lost network connectivity. Sometimes I can ping 8.8.8.8 and sometimes I can't. I can't ever ...
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2answers
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How do I install my wireless card driver offline

I just installed Xubunu 13.04, but it didn't detect my wireless card. this is my wireless card : Broadcom Corporation:BCM4312 802.11b/g LP-PHY: Wireless 1397 WLAN Mini-Card I googled about it, and ...
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639 views

Ethernet port on thinkpad doesn't connect but the one on the ultrabase (dock) does [closed]

I just recently bought a used Thinkpad X200s and installed Xubuntu 13.04 on it. I am have issues getting the ethernet port on the laptop to connect. I also have a Ultrabase dock for the laptop. While ...
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1answer
2k views

Connecting to AES encrypted wireless network

Trying to connect my laptop to my university network which uses WPA2 Enterprise and AES encryption, however the wireless connection doesn't have AES encryption option. I can't get it connected at all, ...
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1answer
367 views

Have set up a file server. How to make it accessible from anywhere? [duplicate]

I have installed xubuntu and made it a file server in my college using this guide. How to build your own file server Okay I am pretty new to these things, but I want to know a few things? 1) I ...
1
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1answer
609 views

Why no internet access despite appearing to be connected to wireless network?

I downloaded and burnt Xubuntu 12.10 to a CD and installed. When installation first started it said that I was connected to the internet but at the next step it let me choose my wireless network and ...
5
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2answers
293 views

Xubuntu 12.10 : Can't add account to network application

When I try to add an account to Gwibber/Pidgin (which are not system apps), it sends me to the "System parameters". It is impossible for me to add account to this apps. Any idea where it can come from ...
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1answer
605 views

usb0 makes for an extremely slow boot

I got a brand new Lenovo Thinkpad T530 from my work recently, with xubuntu installed on it. It's extremely snappy, apart from booting. The moment it's slow (~2 minutes) is between entering my password ...
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0answers
254 views

Can only connect to Google sites via mobile broadband

I'm on Ubuntu 12.10 (using xubuntu) and I'm trying to surf the web using my mobile phone (plugged to my laptop using a USB cable). For some reason I can only connect to google.com and other google ...
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291 views

How to configure system wide proxy.pac on Xubuntu 12.10?

At work i have a proxy.pac file and I'd like to use it to configure my Xubuntu 12.10! How can I do it? Thanks! :D
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1answer
423 views

Wifi works in Vista, but not in Ubuntu

I've Xubuntu 12.04 installed on my HP DV-4 laptop, and it was working fine with my previous wifi router - a Buffalo Air Station WHR-HP-G54. I recently replaced the Air Station with a new Netgear ...
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621 views

xubuntu internet thing says it is connected to internet but everything else says its not

The wireless indicator in the corner says I'm connected but applications like Firefox and the Software Center say I'm not.
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2answers
2k views

What is the purpose of `dnsmasq` running listening on `127.0.0.1` interface?

I discovered an instance of dnsmasq running on my fresh install of xubuntu desktop. The general purpose of dnsmasq is known to be a DNS relay and DHCP server. The running process is reported as ...