Ubuntu and Virgin Mobile MIFI

So I am going to build an Ubuntu desktop, with 10.04 LTS as its OS, and my only internet connection where I live is my Virgin Mobile 2200 mifi hotspot....it works fast on my MAC and XBox....it doesn't have an ethernet connection port or USB, it must be wireless to get the connection. So i found a wi ...

Ubuntu Virgin Mobile Broadband Dongle/DNS

I have just purchased a Virgin Mobile broadband dongle and am trying to config it on Ubuntu 8.10. It seems to connect but I am unable to surf the net...I have checked the ifconfig & routing tables they are fine(and correctly updated with the DHCP addresses), however resolv.conf is not updated wi ...

Ubuntu One Touch X200S Virgin Mobile Broadband Apocalypse

Serious help needed. I can't get my sister new computer (she needs for work) to work with her mobile broadband dongle (details at bottom of post). The light on the dongle flashes green when plugged in, it recognises the connection in mobile broadband network connections, but won't connect (i checked ...

Mobile slice manager and Virgin Mobile

I've been having problems accessing the Slice Manager with my mobile phone (Virgin, gprs, pay-as-you-go, UK). Turns out I can't access any SSL secured website with my mobile.I've contacted the tech guys at Virgin, and they are getting back to me "within 48 hours". I'll let you know what they say.In ...

Ubuntu DNS Settings

New to ubuntu (8.04) tried to set my DNS settings by editing resolv.conf and it works fine until shut down. When rebooting the settings go back to default.My home network is setup with a Belkin Router and the DNS settings are provided by my ISP and have been setup with the router.How can you make th ...

What DNS settings do i need to change?

One day i was messing with my DNS settings so i can have a NAT type 2 on ps3. in the process i messed up and this is what happened:everything shut down and i cant reset my router settings. its says access currently denied. i can e-mail you a pic of whats wrong if it can helpps its a seimens gigaset ...

DNS Settings

I have just installed Apache 2 on my Win2K machine, I got to the part of the installation where it asks for 'network domain' 'server name' and 'administrators email'.I just entered in a domain name that i currently subcribe to for the time being.Once the installation had completed itself, I opened u ...

DNS settings are not saved.

A guy from an ISP changed the DNS settings on one of a workstations topoint to their DNS server. You can change the IP adresses back to the office serversand all is well until it is rebooted. Once the workstation is rebooted the ISPsettings are back in place. Clicking Apply and then OK, not Cancel.T ...

Installation problem Virgin Mobile MC 760 Kubuntu 10.10

My machine is a small notebook ( Averatec) running Kubuntu 10.10. I purchased the Virgin Mobile USB modem MC 760 from Novatel. It worked almost right out of the box - after a few modifications.Had a crash of the OS and reinstalled the operating system. From there on the modem refused to work. I have ...

Looking for DNS Settings from command line.

I am running a Fedora Core 1 server and want to confirm the DNS settings. This box does not run X. What command(s) can I use to get this info? ...

Virgin Mobile + Google = Virgle!

Check it out, Google and Virgin Mobile are teaming up for some spectacular things. Virgle: The Adventure of Many LifetimesWho's going to sign up first? ...

Where are the dns settings in new ubuntu

I was just wondering where i can locate the dns settings to change them in the new ubuntu version?The location seems to have changed. ...

dns settings and nameservers. argh. my head.

We host websites, and try to never manage domains. That works ok, and normally we tell the client to just change the nameserver settings to point to our name servers when the clients want us to manage mail and web.Everything normally works, but it isn't right now.The name servers point to ours and t ...

Ubuntu How to make ringtones for Virgin Mobile

How do I send a ringtone through text messaging to a Virgin Mobile cell phone from Ubuntu?I have the slice. ...

Please check is it the DNS settings already configured well? new server with WHM

guys, i just got new server, the hosting company didnt set the welcome whm setting steps after setup the whm, so i set it by my self, i already contact my host about below problem, but they answer is not clearly maybe because they busy now, the website domain.com already opened to this new server, b ...

Ubuntu mc760 virgin mobile broadband help

I have a USB 3G modem with virgin mobile. I've tried using the service but I could only access one website and that was http://virginmobileusa.comThis of course, was after activating the modem using a Windows computer. I used it after activating it and paying $10 for 100MB usage of bandwidth. I only ...

Ubuntu virgin mobile usb modem

How do i setup my virgin mobile usb modem for ubunru 9.10 for the usr and password?And how do i setup the modem? http://www.virginmobileusa.com/mobile-broadband ...

Ubuntu Virgin Mobile Broadband - Alcatel X220S problems

Just got a new Virgin Mobile Broadband Modem and have been having some issues in Ubuntu 10.10 (Kde) :(KnetworkManager fails to connect via the dongle.....Well more often than not! Firstly, I takes sometime to detect that the dongle has been plugged in. Then I try and connect and its says failed to c ...

Ubuntu network manager losing dns settings

Ubuntu 8.04: I'm using a modem with pon and poff if that matters. I enter the dns setting (System->Administration->Network->Network Settings) suggested by namebench and everything works great. But when I drop connection using poff and come back later, the dns settings have reverted to somet ...

Ubuntu virgin mobile broadband trys connect and asks for network password

i'm having trouble with my virgin mobile broadband(e160e). I have tried the following suggestions from the forum:change virgininternet to VirginBroadband, remove # from -chap and entered in username and password. when i try to connect to the internet i get a prompt asking me for a network password. ...

Ubuntu DNS Settings wont stay!! How do i fix?

Every time i boot up i have to go to my network options and change my DNS settings. Esentially, after bootup, my router address and my ip address are in the reverse order they should be. which makes my internet super slow. when i change them, its fast, but it wont save, every time i reboot i have to ...

Ubuntu Networking DNS settings don't hold on reboot

I have installed Ubuntu 8.10 and absolutely love it. If i can find a money management program I can live with, I am done with Windows for good. My issue is that I have to manually put my DNS settings in, and when I do, everything is fine. I have web pages, updates, etc. The problem arises when I reb ...

Ubuntu How to save DNS settings?

I dual boot and recently noticed whenever I boot back to Linux, my DNS settings revert back to the "old" setting I had before. I manually changed to the OpenDNS servers and saved the location but after reboot I have to go into the network settings and choose the 'saved" location in or ...

Ubuntu Saving Network DNS Settings as Default

I'm sharing my Mac's wireless connection via ethernet to my PC and finally got it working by adding a couple of DNS servers. I saved the settings as "Home", but when I restart or even after a few minutes I have to open Network each time and re-select "Home" (with the DNS settings ...

Ubuntu DNS Settings

How do i manually assign my DNS settings in ubuntu? ...

Ubuntu DNS Settings Not Holding

I've been finding that my system (5.10) is not keeping the DNS settings (from OpenDNS) that I've set. For some reason, it seems to be reverting to the settings (guessing that that is what they are) given to me by my DSL ISP. BTW, I am using this on a wireless connection. Any ideas what is going on? ...

Ubuntu DNS settings - keep reverting to default

I'm having a problem with the DNS settings on my new Ubuntu installation. For the internet to work, I need to have my DNS server set to 195.74.102.146, however, every time I change it, it reverts back to 192.168.1.1 (the IP address of my ADSL router) after a while. This doesn't work as my router is ...

Ubuntu No DNS settings after reboot?

I'm having a problem where everytime I login to Breezy, my DNS settings from resolv.conf are gone. I add them but everytime I restart they're gone again.How can I go about figuring out what is overwriting them? If it helps, I had tried to install vpnc/cisco vpn clients and ended up backing them out, ...

Ubuntu DNS settings clear on reboot!

My computer was refusing to resolve hostnames earlier today. After some help from the forum I found the problem was that something (probably me installing and then removing apache, PHP or MySQL) removed my router from my DNS settings.I put it back in by running network-settings and adding it. All wa ...

Ubuntu DNS settings not saving after reboot

everytime i reboot, my manual DNS settings (from administration, network, DNS) get lost. I know its not a big issue, concidering i wont have to reboot my linux box every 5 days like my windoze, but its slightly annoying:) ...

Ubuntu DNS settings not being saved

This is my first post so a big hello to all the regulars.I'm using Ubuntu for the first time and largely impressed. I have specific DNS settings I need to use. I set these using the System| Administration| Networking tool. When I reboot, the settings are lost. Can anyone help me?Much more minor poin ...

Ubuntu Problem /etc/resolv.conf DNS settings being resetted on reboot

Every time I reboot I have to manually edit my resolv.conf DNS settings because the default ones don't work very well. It works well for the duration of the session but when I reboot, my changes are erased and the default DNS settings come back up. Is there an option to prevent this? Someone recomme ...

Ubuntu Seperate DNS settings, one per connection

I was wondering whether it's possible to keep different DNS settings for different connections? Kinda like you have in Windows, where every network connection has its own DNS address. ...

Ubuntu Just a query about changing DNS settings

I was using the Internet quite happily in Ubuntu one morning, left the computer on and came back to it.I found that the internet had become very slow, taking ages to call up a page.After much searching on these boards, I found the the solution was to change my DNS settings in network manager to use ...

Ubuntu network settings manager keeps forgetting dns settings!!!

i use static ip for my comp..not dhcpproblem is that every now and then the dns settings in the network settings manager change and point to the gateway.this happens even though i have 'saved the location'- the location gets unselected automatically.does anyone have a solution to this? ...

Ubuntu Failure to acquire DNS settings from router

I am using Edgy to connect to a D-Link 624 and every time the signal drops or I disconnect, Edgy tries to reconnect, it is able to get a Dynamic IP address but does not acquire the DNS settings which I then have to manually enter each time by accessing Networking settings and going to the DNS tab to ...

Ubuntu Network DNS settings...

all, I'm currently using Kubuntu (Edgy) and I'm noticing that my DNS settings change on their own. I have everything set to default, but for some reason it grabs the gateway of my router as the default nameserver. So I set it to sbcglobal nameserver. Then after awhile, not sure how long to be exact, ...

Ubuntu DNS settings lost (Dapper Drake)

GreetingsMy D-Link ADSL Router works fine with Windows and other flavours of Linux. However I can't (easily) connect to the 'net with Ubuntu 6.06. Investigations (on this forum and others) show this to be a problem for some other users. What happens is the address of the router (10.1.1.1) is found a ...

Ubuntu DNS settings will not be saved

When I change my DNS settings in Ubuntu they do not get stored. They get revoked after a few hours or after I reboot my computer.How can I prevent this from happening?I am changing my DNS servers by entering $ sudo network-admin, selecting the DNS tab and entering costumized DNS servers in the DNS s ...

Ubuntu DNS settings keep changing

Every time I reboot, I lose my DNS settings, I can change it back and it would work untill I reboot. I'm using a static IP setting, and have a wireless connection with WPA enabled, what is the problem? ...

Ubuntu DNS settings.

I am using a pppoa dsl connection and i had to change the DNS settings to be able to use firefox. The problem is that each time i shut down my pc and restart, i have to redo the DNS settings. Any help on how to make these settings permanent? ...

Free Domain name with DNS settings

I'm looking for a domain name for my homepage. My requirements is:1. It must be free2. It must start with www.3. It have dns settingsDoes such service even exist?I need this because I have a free web host ( www.freeprohost.com ), and to be able to use formmail script on my site, I need to register a ...

Ubuntu Virgin Mobile?

Hello, I cannot get my Virgin Mobile USB stick to work. It worked good in Karmic, but now it shows up in Nautilus but you can't view it. It is the Novatel Wirless brand. Any help would be appreciated. ...

Splitting DNS settings to multiple servers to reduce downtime during failover

Quartiz.com is hosted on a Linux server based in Pennsylvania, USA and from time to time, the server needs to be upgraded and rebooted for maintenance. Mostly admins do this during the wee hours, but our company has offices and clients in six different countries across many time zones and we experie ...

Ubuntu Problem with FF4, YouTube preview images, DNS settings.

XUbuntu 10.04 64bitI had off and on problems with YouTube preview images (thumbnails) for a while, but was able to get them to work while using FF-3.16.xx. I upgraded to FF-4 and the thumbnails disappeared again. I tried many, many things to get them to work (FlashAid which usually fixes anything Fl ...

Ubuntu trouble saving open dns settings

ubuntu 8.10 - intrepidI cannot seem to be able to save the settings for using open dns. I follow the instructions to the letter, and when I reboot, the settings are lost in Network connections. I need some help in editing a file that should save the settings even after reboot. the instructions are:$ ...

Ubuntu Network Manager keeps overwriting DNS settings

I have 10.10 set up to use a static IP address. Each time I reboot, the /etc/resolv.conf is blank. Is there a way for me to tell Network Manager to keep the settings there. I have the DNS set up in the GUI applet under \System\Preferences\Network Connections they just don't seem top be getting used. ...

Ubuntu mobile broadband: DNS resolution failure

I've bought a USB mobile broadband modem (UK, 3 network). It works on the Windows side of my machine proving that my account is active etc. Under Ubuntu (Maverick beta) it is almost working, but it seems I have a DNS problem. skype IM works, but "ping www.google.com" is not working, nor ar ...

Ubuntu Mobile Broadband - DNS trouble?

I am running Ubuntu 9.10 on two different laptops, both show the same problem when connecting to the internet through mobile broadband with a Huawei 220 modem: the connection is established, but if I try to open a web page in firefox, it can not connect. However, the "Weather Report" panel ...

Ubuntu DNS settings not staying

I have followed the instructions here http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=191239 but everytime I reboot I get the DHCP supplied settings from my router.I am using Comcast and the DNS servers suck and really slow down my internet browsing. Is there anyway that I can stop having to manually edit ...