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How to fix my local ip address [duplicate]

I want my private IP address 192.168.xxx.xxx to be fixed and do not change, Is it possible? I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I need it to work even when I change the network? Thank's
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How to set a static IP address? [duplicate]

apt-get fail to resolve the mirror. I am using my server as a backup server to one of my website servers. So I had to initially set a static IP address... How can I do it?
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how to set a static ip on ubuntu 14.04 which is runing on wmware workstation 10. [duplicate]

i configured master and slave setup. but some times after restart the machines wired ip address changes. how to set a static ip step by step. please help me thank you.
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ip address configuration in ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

I am unable to edit /etc/network/interfaces and /etc/resolv.conf file with vi editor. How can I access the file as a owner? This is my network settings in Windows 7. I want to configure it in ubuntu ...
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How does one register an IP without DCHP? [duplicate]

Scenario: I have a Linux computer in AP mode and for whatever reason, I do not have a DCHP server installed. Now, I connect a couple laptops to said AP. How do I tell the AP (computer) that the new ...
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How do I connect my desktop and my laptop using an ethernet cable to transfer files?

I have an ethernet cable (not a crossover cable) to connect my laptop and my desktop ubuntu machines. I want to transfer large amounts of data. Is it possible with such a cable? I believe that between ...
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Need example netplan yaml for static ip [closed]

I want to migrate my network configuration to netplan. I have been using ifup/down and the /etc/network/interfaces file to configure my static IPs, but this has been deprecated and support will be ...
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How do I set a static IP address?

My eth0 is using DHCP to get IP address for Internet. However I still need to set some static IP for my LAN. The following is my setting in /etc/network/interface. Any problem on the script ? I ...
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Transfer files between Ubuntu 15.04 and Windows 7 via Ethernet

I'm trying to get my backup files in a shared folder in my Win7 desktop back to my laptop running Lubuntu 15.04. The two pc's are connected directly via Ethernet, now I need to access the shared ...
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Ethernet not working after update 14.04 (64 bit)

After updating Ubuntu a few days back my ethernet has stopped working. The wifi works fine. I even managed to make my ethernet work once using sudo dhclient eth0 but could not replicate it after ...
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Transferring files from Ubuntu PC to Ubuntu laptop

I'm basically new to this, so I'll try to explain what I want to do as best as I can. I have a desktop running Ubuntu 12.04 and the hard drive is full. I want to transfer the files over to my laptop ...
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Connect via ssh to one of the multiple clients on same network

let's imagine i am at school with an android phone. I have a computer at home and that computer has a virtual machine working on it. here is the scenario, client and virtual client has ssh-client and ...
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Do you really need to remove DHCP clients for static IP to stick?

The instruction from this link works to change from DHCP dynamic IP to static. But there's a step where it says: You need to also remove the dhcp client for this to stick (thanks to Peter for ...
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How to set static IP on ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I am using ubuntu 14.04 system. Please anyone can tell me how to set static IP address on my system.
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Refused connection to SSH

I've tried to access the Ubuntu platform using SSH, SCP, and SFTP and got refused with a message. I tried service ssh restart and got: ssh:unrecognized service I also typed sudo ufw disable in ...
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How do I make a DCHP server?

I want to finish making a minecraft server (TCP/UDP) I already have a system that uses a private ip of 192.168.0.9 And a DNS on it that uses the public ip of 2.220.217.108, then redirects to it from ...
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Why isn't the interface shown in the Virtual Network Editor?

I am pretty new to Ubuntu so I tried to change my static IP address, and sometimes it works and the IP address changes. I shutdown the OS, and my static IP address changes, but I can ping to others. ...
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Unable to ping box after logout

I have a physical machine running ubuntu server 16.04, and I am having a bit of trouble interacting with it. When I run ifconfig I see it's public IP address, but when I try to ping it from another ...