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Allow Windows 7 laptop to connect to multiple networks with different configurations using single ethernet port

I use my Windows 7 laptop at work and at home. At work, I connect through the network, and must specify a static IP, gateway, and static DNS servers. At home, I can connect using automatic ...
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1answer
71 views

After losing connection to a server, I am unable to connect to it again

Not sure if this is the right place for this, but let's hope so! I have had this issue for a while, but it has usually just resolved itself over time, but now it has lasted for quite a bit of time so ...
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Non-authoritative answer? Can't connect to my website?

Just recently I noticed I couldn't FTP to my site. Then I tried to just go to my site. It didn't work. I decided to wait a day to see if the problem fixed itself. So the next day at school tried going ...
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1answer
897 views

DNS Resolution Issue - Error 105

I cannot connect to the internet. I am having issues resolving DNS (Error 105) in all browsers on my Dell XPS 15 laptop running Windows 8 64x. There is also a dual boot with linux Mint running that ...
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1answer
695 views

Can't connect to imgur.com or related content (i.imgur.com links work though…)

I recently lost all capability to access imgur.com links (however i.imgur.com links work just fine). I have tried: different browsers (Chrome, Firefox, IE; all the latest versions); Changing to a ...
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0answers
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Problems connecting to chat server in a game, maybe related to DNS or Winsock

Problem Okay, so I don't want to give away the game because it is in beta currently. But here is the scoop. I have been trolling their forums for quite some time now and quite a few people seem to ...
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1answer
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When pinging, the ping responses come from random domain names, but the same IP address?

When I ping a site, I get ping responses from random domains. You can see this in the paste below. I started a ping, and surfed around a few sites, and the domain keeps changing. I've also observed ...
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1answer
338 views

Cisco ASA Firewall VPN connection issue

Sometimes when my co-workers and I connect to the LAN at work from home, we get this weird issue. The VPN connection is established without error, but we cant do a remote desktop on the machines in ...
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0answers
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No Connectivity on Windows 7 WSHELPER.DLL not found

I have a Windows 7 laptop, which i am fixing for a friend. There is no connectivity at all. I have tried several interfaces - Ethernet, WLAN, Mac OSX internet sharing over ethernet. Internet Explorer ...
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4answers
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Connecting clients to Active Directory Server

I have a computer in my basement with Windows Server 2008 R2. I have set up my DNS name as forlenza.local and installed the Active Directory service on it, but when I try to join any client PC to the ...
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Why are Microsoft based programs unable to resolve host names?

When I go to Google by IP I get: When I go to Google by domain name I get: This is confirmed by Windows Live Messenger: However, Firefox just works fine: When I do a DNS lookup I get this ...
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Determining where a network problem lies

Lately I find that some of the websites I'm trying to visit aren't loading completely like Slashdot and the MapleStory home page. When I say that, I mean that they're loading and I can actually see ...
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2answers
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MacBook Pro 10.6 losing dns service, network connection still functional if you know the ip address

MacBook pro connected to a wireless network (not sure about wired) I lose DNS. I still have a functioning connection and as long as I know the ip address of the website, server... for example skype ...
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IE8 won't display webpages unless ip address is given

After installing IE8 I could no longer browse to a webpage using its URL. If I enter the ip address then it connects. Also, I can't send/receive email via Outlook, which seems to be a related ...