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What might these connection attemps mean?

Yesterday I opened a port on the router, forwarded to LAN IP 192.168.1.201 and blocked the ADSL company password to access the router. There is no other open port on the router. This log is from the ...
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“New connection” on Windows

I have Windows 7 installed in my laptop. When I pluged eithernet to my router at home, Windows name the adapter as "Local Area Connection", when I connect my laptop at office, it name the adapter as ...
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1answer
140 views

Broad Band LAN connection through existing 6 wire phone line ( no phone connected )

I have an (up to but never achieved ) 10 mb broadband signal coming into my house along the telephone line. The modem then connects the broadband signal via a LAN connection and Wi-Fi signal to my ...
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1answer
72 views

iMac combine wifi and lan connection?

I have iMac in company connected both lan and wifi, where wifi is for public network & lan is private. is there any configuration to connect both wifi and lan and setup always use wifi, but make ...
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1answer
461 views

How to test LAN cables/connectivity without internet

We are planning to switch offices where each desk has a RJ45 plug, but we need to make sure the LAN works properly before making the step. There is no access to the internet, all there is is a switch ...
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1answer
855 views

How can I find out why the internet connection speed in our LAN is so slow?

The internet connection speed in our LAN has been slow down for several days. Is it possible that a virus is the cause of that? How can I detect the cause of this low speed? EDIT : I closed ...
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0answers
337 views

Virgin Media Superhub intermittent LAN access

I have a very odd problem with my Virgin Media superhub (which is a rebranded Netgear cable modem/router). After around 1-2 days uptime the computers connected to it will stop being able to ...
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11answers
7k views

LAN/WLAN/home network connection dropping intermittently

I'm having an issue on our home network that is driving me mad. More often than not, when a user on our LAN is downloading and using most of the bandwidth my connection my PC or my laptop or my ...
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1answer
55 views

LAN server emulator application

I am looking for a LAN server emulator application capable of doing the following: Can connect to it from another application via TCP/IP Can send some binary data to my applications Of course I ...
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0answers
702 views

Can not connect to some ports on Local Area Network

I have 2 PCs connected by a switch. PC1--<-->--Switch--<-->--PC2 Both PCs have Windows 7. Both are able to connect and share files with each other. Both PCs can connect via remote desktop. ...
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36 views

Connecting notebook to WLAN fails without being plugged in

My parents just installed a new modem/router after having switched ISP's. It installed fine, and (almost) everything works. My dad's desktop is connected with a wire and he has complete access to ...
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3answers
309 views

Connecting Windows XP computer to Windows 7 computer

Me and my friend are trying to connect 3 computers together: 2 using XP and one Windows 7. We have successfully connected the XP computer that is connected to the router directly with cable and the ...
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4answers
311 views

What is a good way to shield my computer against local (network) attacks?

I'm trying to secure my computer against local network attacks for when I'm at university or a LAN party. At home, we have a router which serves this purpose. But at university and LAN I don't have ...
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2answers
84 views

LAN connection problem

how to connect to different system within the lan? im getting messages back when pinged with host ip address and also for default gateway. But messages pinged to another ip address with in my lan ...
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3answers
300 views

Setting up a LAN connection in Windows

I'm looking to set up a LAN connection under Windows XP. What are the steps or instructions I should follow to make this work?
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1answer
156 views

Making LAN connection facing problem

I am making LAN connection. After all to do I have checked all the settings of workgroup and all but if I am checking using the ping command to check they are connected or not?? Only from one system ...
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3answers
12k views

How do I connect two computers with a LAN cable?

I have two machines - Windows XP and a laptop using Windows 7. I connected them with a WLAN cable. On the Windows XP machine, I set the IP address to 192.168.0.10. On the Windows 7 laptop, I set the ...
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3answers
292 views

Is there a way to set up the LAN connection to connect via proxy, instead of through the browser?

Is there a way to set up the LAN connection to connect via proxy, instead of having to set the browser connection up? If the LAN is set up to go through proxy, then all applications - even non-browser ...
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2answers
886 views

Inserting a non-Internet LAN cable breaks wifi

My vista laptop catches wifi fine here. But when I plug in a lan cable (for a separate pc-to-pc connection), the wifi stops working (page loads timeout). Any idea why? It seems vista thinks I'm ...