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I am connected to the Internet but when i want to check for updates I get the following message: "Failed to download repository information"

  • Can you provide more information please, if you want to update, open terminal and type sudo apt update and add error details. – S1krzt Jul 22 '16 at 11:36
  • it is impossible to post de errors here there are to many characters – Tara Jul 22 '16 at 20:00
  • @peter How can I put a large text here? – Tara Jul 24 '16 at 7:03
  • @Tara Edit your original question - paste the log, select it, and then press the preformatted text button to format it. – Mike Wild Sep 20 '16 at 13:25
  • If your connection is slow than it would happen sometimes. It's better remove the connection and add it. – Kvvaradha Sep 20 '16 at 16:40
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Clean your cache and try again:

sudo apt clean
sudo apt update
sudo apt upgrade

If that isn't enough, try removing any offending repositories from Applications menu > Software & Updates. (If you need to install that, use sudo apt install software-properties-common.)

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