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Why/how does switching devices “invalidate” the Bluetooth connection?

Sorry if the title is confusing, couldn't really come up with a more descriptive one. So I have a soundbar (Samsung HW-F450) with Bluetooth. I can and I do connect to it from my laptop to listen to ...
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Can not browse wifi network

I use Ubuntu 13.04 Linux operating system and when I connect the wireless network in my home, my phone (android) or other devices can not browse, but when I disconnect my computer from wireless ...
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1answer
731 views

Ubuntu can't connect to internet

Ubuntu is unable to connect to internet, both live CD and installed Ubuntu can't connect to network. The system sees the Ethernet interface from the look of ifconfig output: *eth0 Link ...
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1answer
59 views

Why is Linux not connecting to WLAN

I have a tri-boot laptop, and two of the operating systems I have are Ubuntu 12.10 and Windows 8. On Windows 8, I can access the WLAN, however whenever I restart the computer it defaults to having ...
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1answer
114 views

Two connections in Ubuntu

I have one wire that goes to my laptop. I can connect local network and adsl internet in Windows simultaneously. I created adsl-connection and it works well (I can browse Internet). But I can't ...
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35 views

Web connection speed issue

I encounter a strange issue with my web (wireless) connection on my laptop (Ubuntu 11.10) I'm able to have 540kbps (down) on all computers in my house (including laptop at the same distance from the ...
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2answers
2k views

Why can't I connect to a wifi network with my laptop, when I can with my phone?

I can connect with my phone and use the browser as usual. On my laptop it won't connect when using windows 7 while in ubuntu it will connect, but with no internet. What is going on here and how can I ...
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Ubuntu wireless is “connecting forever”

a few days ago I started having this problem where I would try to connect to ANY WiFi (even if it connected in the past) but it would stay connecting forever, and after a minute or so it would ask me ...
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59 views

The wireless connection could not be detected by other computer

I tried to configure router PC in my Linux Ubuntu 10.04 . I use 2 connection to connect 2 clients. The first computer uses a LAN connection and the second computer uses a wireless connection. When I ...
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2answers
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NIC works at 100Mb, not 1Gb - how to diagnose?

I have a (crappy) home media server with an onboard NVIDIA MCP77 Gigabit LAN chip (under Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid). This is connected to a Virgin Media SuperHub (VMDG480) which contains a gigabit switch via ...
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2answers
2k views

Internet connection is so bad on my linux mint, but good on windows 7 and windows xp and on mobile, why?

I dual booted my xp, installing linux mint, My connection is so bad on my linux mint, but good on windows 7 and windows xp and on mobile. speedtest.net results on my linux mint 12 Ping: 200ms ...
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1answer
358 views

Unable to connect my computer from LAN (http, smb) in UBUNTU 10.04

I installed ubuntu 10.04, Apache, PHP, mysql, smb. Everything work fine in locally in my IP. When i trying to access my computer from LAN (other computer), it shows unable to connect. when i ping my ...
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3answers
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How do I set the priority of network connections in Ubuntu?

If a Ubuntu 11.04 machine is connected to WiFi and 3G simultaneously, how do I set the priority to let the applications (browser etc.) to use WiFi first? If that's not available, it should use the ...
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1answer
320 views

How can my computer automatically connect to a Wi-Fi?

I should say at the start that I'm absolutely beginner in such things like networks. I tried to search but don't really know what to type to solve the problem. I've just installed Ubuntu 11.04 on one ...
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0answers
303 views

ubuntu (linuxmint) not reconnecting to wireless after router reboot

I've been bugged by this issue ever since I installed Linux(mint) on my eeepc. Scenario: List item Wireless modem router is connected to internet and sharing internet properly. EEE PC starts up and ...
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2answers
4k views

Can't access the Internet in VMware Workstation

I'm using VMware 7.1.2 in Windows 7 with Ubuntu 11.04 as a guest OS. In the host OS (Windows 7), I can access the Internet without any problems but in the virtual machine I can't access the Internet. ...
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2 Ubuntu 10.04 64Bit servers Guest in VMware Workstation 7.1.3 with Windows 7 64Bit Host randomly loose conenction

OK... heres my setup... On a private server, Per friends request I have two separate virtual machines, both ubuntu 10.04 64bit linux servers. With a Windows 7 64bit host, Connected directly to a ...
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1answer
1k views

D-Link DWA-125 constantly disconnecting in winXP, but works fine on ubuntu

Hey there, I'm dual booting winXp and ubuntu 10.10. I'm using a DWA-125 usb adapter to connect to my home wifi connection and I'm having this odd issue. First off, in ubuntu the adapter works fine and ...
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2answers
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Why ssh connection failed?

I have an ubuntu virtual machine with vmware server 2.0.2 and my pc windows xp. The problem is that I have all the time a message "ssh connection failed". My firewall is disabled, all protection ...
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1answer
2k views

VPN connection sharing for Ubuntu guest

I have Ubuntu 10.04 guest on Windows XP host. I need to use a specific VPN software that works only on Windows. How should I configure virtualbox/guest so that the VPN connection would be visible on ...
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4answers
288 views

Ubuntu Karmic - Net connection unusually laggy

I've just installed Ubuntu 9.10 and fired up Firefox, what I have noticed is that the Internet is slower than it is with the other machines that I have with identical connection. In particular, it ...
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1answer
1k views

Connect 2 ubuntu computers into a LAN

I've got two computers both running Ubuntu and i want to connect them into a LAN so i can ssh from the one into the another - i know how to do the ssh configuration part, i just don't know how to ...
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2answers
809 views

Unable to Access Certain Websites

Through a local network, all computers except one ubuntu machine can access 1. Adobe.com 2. Icann.org 3. Apache.org 4. Example.com. The ubuntu machine returns (in firefox): "Though the site seems ...
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2answers
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What could cause a huge packet loss in Ubuntu 9.10, for both wired and wireless?

I was previously using 9.04 fine (and in fact, I am posting this from my old 9.04 live cd). I tested the following install steps in a virtualbox vm prior to following the sames ones to upgrade my ...
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2answers
969 views

Can't connect to Ubuntu 9.04 server

I have installed Ubuntu 9.04 and am having a problem that I can connect from the server to the outside world but cannot connect to the server. I checked all of the different firewall systems ...
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3answers
257 views

How do you release the ISP lease using an Ubuntu v9.04 live CD, like Windows does?

I use Windows 2000, and I’m able to release the ISP (Verizon) lease using the WNTIPCFG applet, but I cannot do the same when I use the Ubuntu v9.04 live CD. I have used just about all methods I found ...
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4answers
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Ubuntu Transfer data to iPod Touch

What is the least fuss way of transferring data to iPod touch from ubuntu. Preferably, I don't want to install any software. I just want to browse around the contents, add and delete as if a mass ...
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1answer
1k views

Ubuntu Auto Connect to Wifi

Altho' I have marked several access points to "Auto connect", Ubuntu still doesn't connect automatically so many times (sometimes it does). Is there any setting change that I need to do. This is ...
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3answers
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Ubuntu PPPoE connection timeout

I am trying to setup my internet connection on Ubuntu 9, but I am having some dificulties with it. I managed to get it working but it continuously disconnects and reconnects. Here's what I get ...