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Old 05-25-2010, 08:56 PM   #1
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not able to get connected to net

Sir..Herewith I am enclosing a desktop screen shot showing details of my
internet connection.Please watch it and tell me how to get connected with net.
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Old 05-25-2010, 09:56 PM   #2
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Those 2 displays tell us that you ARE connected!! What is happening to suggest that you are not?

In a browser, can you get to Google? If not, then open a terminal and do this:

If you do not get a reply, then try:

If neither works, see if you can ping the router at

If the second one works, and the first does not, then you have a DNS issue. Tell us about your connection method, and what instructions you are given for DNS, etc.

Also, it appears that you are behind a router. Is the WAN side of the router set according to the ISP instructions?
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What is Is it a proxy server?
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Originally Posted by linux_ View Post
What is Is it a proxy server?
It is almost certainly the LAN/Internet router.



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