hi All What is it ?
"Wicd is an open source wired and wireless network manager for Linux which aims to provide a simple interface to connect to networks with a wide variety of settings. " Note: wicd only works for wired &wireless networks how to get it
1)open up a Terminal
2)Then install it by typing or copying & pasting
sudo apt-get install wicd
3)exit by typing :
exit the next step only aplys if your a wireless user or you set you ips .
4)opening the apps menu go to internet choose wicd manger .
-you can uninstall the gnome network manager in Synaptic Package manager Troubleshooting
If Wicd fails to connect , make sure that the only entry in your /etc/network/interfaces file is auto lo
iface lo inet loopback
check by typing
gksudo gedit /etc/network/interfaceslinkshttp://wicd.sourceforge.net/
happy ubunting !!!