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Questions about using and connecting to the internet on elementary OS

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Cannot connect to internet from USB dongles in elementary os loki

I used elementary os freya and did a fresh install to elementary os loki yesterday night. Now I'm unable to use USB Modems ( usb dongles) for connecting to the Internet. In Freya there was no trouble ...
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Mobile Broadband missing in Loki [closed]

Mobile Broadband is missing in network manager. Hardware is not detected. Updating kernel brings it partially back and makes configuration possible, but does not provide a selection option in network ...
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Slow wireless internet

Just returned to linux after few years, wireless internernet connects but damn slow even though it is not the case for my mobile phone or laptop (windows seven). Can anyone guide me to get rid of this ...
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messenger is not working in elementary os Freya

I have downloaded and installed the messenger 64 bit deb from this website But it doesn't work, I got the following screen. This is the error I got in the Dev tools of the app. Can anyone help me ...
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I need help! NO internet or network connection!

I am new to Linux and after becoming sick of windows 10 and doing some research decided to try and use elementary OS. I installed elementary OS on my desktop but for the life of me after nearly 24 ...
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Qualcomm Atheros AR9485 problems

So there's no way that my elementary will connect to wifi, i've seen similar issues saying that they had terrible Internet speed but i can't even connect and there's about 3 solutions for the problems ...
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Network manager broken after update [duplicate]

After one of the latest updates and a reboot my network manager is not able to start anymore, dmesg tells me that it gets killed every time it wants to start. How can I fix that? No internet is a ...
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How to optimize internet speed?

I installed elementary OS Freya 64bit dual boot with Windows 7 on an ASUS Z54C laptop. I have an extremely slow Wifi connection on elementary OS but when I boot on Windows 7 it's really fast. How do I ...
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Network shuts down after sometime

I just installed Elementary OS on my ASUS laptop. The internet (WiFi) seems to stop working (though it shows as connected) after some time of use. I have noticed this happens when I haven't booted ...
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WiFi gets disconnected after 5 to 10 minutes

Laptop WiFi gets disconnected after about 5 to 10 minutes. WiFi connection works after restarting but again will get disconnected after some time. WiFi hardware used is: Realtek rtl8723be I have ...
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Wireless Connectivity Issues on Some Networks - Acer Aspire 1410 - Solved

I have Freya installed on an Acer Aspire 1410 and I am having issues with the wireless connection on my home network. The odd thing is, I have a perfect connection at my local coffee shop. I had ...
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How can i remove and prevent a trojan on freya?

A fake bank page appeared as i was trying to acess my bank account. The support attendant from the bank told me that i might have a trojan on my notebook and net.
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Problem with Mediatek MT7630E and kernel 4.4

I recently bought an Asus X554LA laptop, on which Freya works flawlessly. Unfortunately the internal wifi board (Mediatek MT7630E) is not supported on Linux, there are some unofficial drivers but I ...
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Is elementary OS phoning home? Privacy please! [duplicate]

When my internet connection is cut off by a misconfigured VPN, immediately a window opens that says it cannot connect to the Internet. When I reconnect to the Internet the window loads elementary OS ...
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How Can I Monitor Internet Usage?

I need to know my bandwidth and consumed internet bandwidth and downloaded data size like that. I tried this, but its not getting total downloaded packs size. AskUbuntu
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elementary OS Freya cant access internet

Good day! I'm already connected to a wired network. I can ping websites and can access router through browser. But when i try to surf it always prompt a message that i cant access internet. Can ...

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