[Ilugc] Help Required - Internet connectivity

Muthukumar S muthu31kumar at gmail.com
Fri Jul 6 15:55:43 IST 2012

Hi Arun / All.

Thanks , As per the guidance I have connected the Internet successfully.


On Fri, Jul 6, 2012 at 12:12 AM, Arun Khan <knura9 at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Wed, Jul 4, 2012 at 7:47 PM, Muthukumar  S <muthu31kumar at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >
> > I am having You broadband and having username and password to connect.
> >
> YOU Broadband must have given you a "device" which has two ports.
> At the least, you must provide what your YOU device look like.
> 1. One port terminates the cable coming from YOU and another port must
> an ethernet RJ45 port which connects to your desktop with an CAT 5/6
> ethernet cable.   A snapshot of the same posted on
> <http://imagebin.com> will help a lot to confirm what you are dealing
> with.
> 2. For MS Windows they must have given you a PPoE client.   A
> screenshot of the Windows UI  posted on imagebin.com would also help.
> 3. With the above information from the Windows client, you can
> configure the same from the NetworkManager UI under DSL click on "Add"
> and you will get another UI window with several tabs.  Main tab has
> the userid/password which would be the same as that in Windows.  Under
> PPP tab you will have to select the items that are enabled in your
> Windows client.  This is for KDE.  In GNOME NetworkManager applet
> things may be laid a bit differently.
> You may have to experiment with a few settings before you can
> successfully connect.   I leave that as an exercise for you to learn
> networking skills.
> -- Arun Khan
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