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Old 10-22-2008, 05:41 AM   #1
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Internet setting for UBUNTU 8.04.1 LTS

hello guys plz help me for my internet connection..
in XP i connect XP with username and password. i hv cable internet connection..

I hv installl Ubuntu on XP.

I hv put my IP adress DNS etc in Ubuntu at system>administration>netwrk>wirsed connection etc

i hv configure IP and DNS.
But i dnt knw where i suppose to put username and password to connect my internet (in xp there in option to create new connection where we can put username and password and can connect to internet easily)

plz reply me..
1)where should i create usernameand password (for connecting internet)
2) does ubuntu require to install hardware drivers
3) where we will get all ubuntu application software

waiting for ur reply guys.. plz give me details as i m new in Ubuntu
Old 10-22-2008, 05:48 AM   #2
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Hi shreyu14,

1) is it possible that you mean DialUP Connection Settings in Windows?
If so you'll need to setup a new connection using for example the roaring pinguin project.

2) sometimes called modules

3) from repositories using for example apt-get or synaptic (gui) or as archive file


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