My Ubuntu 16.10 is a fresh install. But the Ethernet connection isn't connecting. Am I missing something?
I faced this issue when I upgraded from 16.04 to 16.10 . The problem was that file
/etc/NetworkManager/conf.d/10-globally-managed-devices.conf was not created, so my wired connection did not work. I manually created the file as follows:
Afterwards, restart NetworkManager:
service NetworkManager restart