All connections, wired, wireless, internet, intranet, and cable fall under this category. Use this tag if your issue involves establishing, maintaining, adding, or removing connections.

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Designate Excel Data Connection ReadOnly

I have an Excel file with a data connection to another Excel source which is referenced by several other reports. The data connection should be read only, but I cannot seem to setup the properties to ...
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change response on bridged connection

I am trying to change response on HTTP/HTTPS requests. I can do it locally on my PC with Fiddler software. Now I want to convert my PC to a LAN gateway... I can create a LAN connection with bridge... ...
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e-SATA formatted external HDD not recognized by USB

So I have an external HDD, I believe it's a Hitachi, 2tb, working fine EXCEPT: when I formatted this, it was via e-SATA, thru an Expresscard slot in my Mac Book Pro A1151, 2 partition, NTFS/Fat32. The ...
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Do wirelesss local area network devices consume higher bandwidth than cable devices?

I am getting 6mps and connecting 100 users at ago, within the network i have a number of wireless devices like asus router because of the limitatitons of ports.my question is, most the clients are ...
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Sony vaio laptop windows vista [closed]

How Can I connect my laptop to my t.v. or another source to get it running? I have No power cord. I'm out of ideas.what does the s400 port do? Can I charge it from there? I Haven't tried anything but ...
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XMPP, MQTT, Socket.IO or WebSocket

I want to create a website and it has a chat application. I read a little about XMPP , MQTT , Socket.IO and WebSocket. I'm confused that which one is best for my usage. Does anybody have a good ...
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Semi-disconnected network drives Windows 10 after timeout

I'm using Windows 10 in our company for a couple of weeks. Using the GPO (I'm a domain admin myself) we added some network drives for all users of our domain. This works fine. But.... For some ...
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Excel Data Connection Always Has 1 Extra Row

I have an Excel file with a data connection to another Excel workbook. Every time that I refresh the connection, there seems to be one extra blank row in the table (with formulas, but there is no ...
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Why using utp cable for ADSL modem

I met a site with ADSL modem.There using utp cat6 cable for connecting DSLAM to ADSL modem.But we know, for ADSL modem,required only 1 pair.Now I am asking why used utp cable on there. All other 3 ...
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connecting an RFID reader per TCP/IP

We are trying to connect an RFID reader per TCP/IP to our network. The RFID reader in question is the CN56X0B-X-XX series from Civintec. Device manual: CN56X0B Access Control Door Reader User Manual ...
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How can I determine which SQL db my Access app is pointing to?

There is no ini file containing any kind of connection string so it must be embedded somewhere, but where can I find this? The linked table manager appears to point to something but doesn't give ...
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how does one associate with an access point and further what is “association” with APs?

Lets say I am not associated with a router/AP. How do I "associate" myself with that router/AP? Further, what does it mean to be "associated" with that router or AP? Examples in the command line would ...
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Random Connectionloss, Ethernet Controller of an Asus Z170 Pro Gaming

Around christmas i was building a new PC System so first of all the specs: MB: Asus Z170 Pro Gaming Case: NZXT H440 CPU: Intel 6600K ; Cooling: Thermalright Macho Rev.A Black&White RAM: 2x 8GB ...
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How to setup metasploitable os on virtualbox

I recently got metasploitable OS, and i have a simple newbie questions, how can i change the keyboard layout, how to connect it via external wireless adapter or via ethernet cable, how can i install a ...
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Why aren't SD card 'contacts' uniformly placed?

As you can see above, Some contacts seem to be longer than the rest. Also, on the SD card (2nd from top) the last one seems to be thinner and also closer to the seventh pin. Why not just uniformly ...
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Dell Inspirion 1525 Windows 7 64-bit Bluetooth internet connection via Android Phone bluetooth

I have an Android Phone with Bluetooth, now my Dell laptop has a Bluetooth module. I have been able to connect to the internet via my cell phone - I have a Verizon Wireless USB760 Modem (CDMA direct ...
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Dropping a connection upon a certain event

Is it possible to drop connections to a number of remote stations when another is open? For example say we have a set of machines with the network addresses (IPs) {A, B, C} and another with the ...
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VPN disconnecting after 5 seconds - Routing Tables changed

I saw this post but was unable to respond probably since it's pretty old. Cisco VPN disconnects after 5 seconds with error 422 I have the same issue with 2 Macs. One with Yosemite, and one with El ...
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Setup a connection between my phone and pc

not sure if this belongs here so pardon me if it doesn't. I'm trying to test my ftp client android app, so in order to do that I want to set up a connection between my phone and PC. I'm using ...
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Annoying USB Random Noises [duplicate]

I just added a new battery to my laptop today, and a new webcam. Then suddenly about maybe 12 hours after it starts making the USB sound when you insert and remove it. It plays the 'IN' sound then the ...
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Getting “I won't open a connection to” when connecting to FTP server with VPN

I am trying to connect to an FTP server using Core FTP while connected to the CyberGhost VPN. The closest I get is using Active mode (passive just times out) but then I get the error: 500 I won't ...
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MongoDB ServerSelectionTimeoutError: No servers found yet

I've got a mongodb instance running on a standard AWS Ubuntu 14.04 server. After some trouble (upgrading the server using sudo mongod --upgrade --dbpath /var/lib/mongodb/) I now have the server ...
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putty- connection error network timeout just for first try

I use Putty application for SSH. When I try to remote connection to my server, "ONLY FIRST CONNECTION TRY" failed to connect with "connection timeout" message. And one more try, connection is done. ...
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I can hear it pinging and talking, but it can't hear anything

I got one-way connectivity to some devices and sometimes(randomly) no connectivity, with odd link-status LED lighting. There are 1 PC(mine) and 2 routers('A' and 'B') connected to a switch(unmanaged) ...
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Windows 8/10 Can't connect to Wi-Fi

I have problems with connecting to a Wi-Fi network. After installing windows 8 it doesn't work. Then installing windows 10 and it still doesn't work. I can see the Wi-Fi network, I press connect, I ...
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Connectivity Problems when Switching Networks.

When I take my laptop to work and it connects to the wifi, it will have no internet. It will connect everytime after that to my work network. When I take it home after being connected at work the ...
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Apache server (on windows) - can't connect when not connecting through lan

Well this is strange - but I can't connect to the my apache server when I'm at another (global) IP address. I'm connecting at port 9000, and when doing it in the browser (even though I type in my ...
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Internet disconnects after inserting a USB device

I have 3 PCs connecter via LAN cable to my ethernet router. But when I plug in a usb device on the PC that I have on my room, the other 2 PCs disconect from the internet.This happens when the PC that ...
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I have Internet connection… but not quite?

Sorry for the confusing title, but I am really confused with this problem. Basically - I have Internet connection (and quite a solid one, not like gprs in the middle of tundra) and I can browse ...
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Firefox strange connection established, what is this?

I have accidentally found inside firefox process properties (using Process Explorer) a weird connection in tcp/ip tab: bandicam.com:some_ports it points at localhost 127.0.0.1:some_ports but ...
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How to stop remote desktop logoff after closing the connection

While I am using remote desktop connection(mstsc.exe), when I close the connection, I get logged off from the remote machine. Is there a way to stop logging off after disconnection ? Client and ...
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ssh disconnect: broken pipe

When I'm connected to an ssh server, I often get disconnected with the error packet_write_wait: Connection to 131.225.190.20: Broken pipe I'm connected via cable. I don't see any instabilities in ...
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Failed to Connect to MySQL with specific user

I have installed Workbench 6.3 on a Windows Server2012R2 and MySQL5.7 Server. I can access to the database with user "root", but not with user "client". "client" user has the following configuration: ...
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How to make 2x Dell U2414H in portrait mode (Mac Mini) act as one screen

I have a Mac Mini and two Dell U2414H screens. One is connected through HDMI > HDMI, the other through HDMI > Thunderbolt. I want them both positioned in portrait mode with the narrow bazel ...
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wireless mouse causes loss of conecction on windows 8 hp laptop netgear router

Every time I plug my wireless mouse in I lose my wifi conecction seconds later it comes and goes but never stays on very long the mouse keeps connection what is causing this and how do I fix this ...
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Embedded device connectivity heartbeat concerns

I am on a team building an embedded device which will connect to a LAN over WiFi or ethernet. It will be interfaced with from a desktop application which will communicate with the device over the ...
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IP address not valid and dhcp not working

Guys I'm hoping to get answers to my problem which is I have a triangle on my internet and when I troubleshoot is says IP address configuration not valid so I searched up what to do on YouTube and ...
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No connection to Router(Lan,Wan) after installing AVG 2016 and/or Updating windows

Well..i know there have been questions like this one all over su but none have an actual solution.. so ill just give a cleaner explanation of what i did and how i did it.. Installed clean w7 Ultimate ...
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Debian- public wifi connection

I try to connect a public password-less wifi network. My /etc/network/interfaces file is auto wlan0 iface wlan0 inet dhcp wireless-essid asd I did # ifup wlan0 But i couldn't get ip from ...
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How do chained routers work?

Straight to the point : I have a computer (PC1) that is connected to a router (R1). R1 is private. No one can access it directly execpt PC1. Router 2 (R2) is connected to R1 by wire. R2 is public. ...
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Can I combine Wifi and Ethernet internet connections? [duplicate]

Can I make my computer use both Ethernet and Wifi connections to download files from multiparts supported servers simultaneously or download torrents faster and use both connections to download ...
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DS213air NAS keeps disconnecting

(Frustration level 10) I have a Synology DS213air connected via Ethernet and a switch to my Windows 7 PC. Wireless is switched off (that's an other problem). Synology Assistant never has any problem ...
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How to connect a SAS drive to a notebook?

I haven't found any SAS to USB adaptors. How do I connect a SAS drive to my computer's USB port? No eSATA port is available on the system.
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Dual boot system with Linux and Windows: No internet connection under Linux

So I installed Windows 7 on my PC first, then Linux Mint 17.2 Cinnamon onto the same hard drive. Then I installed the LAN driver under Windows 7 because it didnt't recognize the interface at first. ...
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Asus x202e Power Port Not Working

I have a service contract with Asurion. I have sent my computer in twice for a problem they can't seem to find. My power-dc is not working. I at first thought it was my cord so I brought a generic ...
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DLink DCM 319 modem suddenly not getting upstream

So, I've hit some hard times and could not pay my cable bill last month. TWC came out and disconnected me. Since then I was able to pay what I owe to just get internet. When they turned the stream ...
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redis Error: Server closed the connection

I have 6 nodes in a redis cluster - 3 master and 3 slaves. All the nodes are running just fine except for one master and it's slave. On this troublesome master, when i run the command (on either ...
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CakePHP - Connection reset when trying to save long data or post with much special chars

i have a problem with my new cakephp application, the browser show me this error: "the connection was reset" with no technical informations ! note: a part of data (the post) saved but not all data ! ...
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What is the best way to access data by two computers?

Currently I have a single PC with all the data located in the internal Hard Drive. This PC is constantly busy optimizing data on the hard drive. Most the files on the internal Hard Drive are about 5 ...
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How to automatically reconnect/reboot remote computer when internet disconnects

Normally I work connected to my computer in the office (Windows 7) via Team Viewer. Sometimes the internet connection fails and the connection is lost, so I have to hit the streets and go to my office ...