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Win8 Device Disconnect and reconnect

I recently installed Win8.1 Pro onto a separate HDD from my Win7 Ult HDD, and everything went smooth. Every 30 seconds or so, Win8 plays the device disconnect sound, and a second later it plays the ...
2
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0answers
46 views

Restore console session after remote desktop disconnects?

Is it possible (through group policy, etc) to automatically restore the console session to a Windows 8.1 PC after a remote desktop session disconnects? I'm aware that you can run the command "tscon 1 ...
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0answers
32 views

“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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0answers
260 views

Connect my WD USB HD to a Buffalo NAS

I can format my Western Digital USB HD either NTFS or exFAT. I tried both. This happens: exFAT: I can see the USB device in the admin tool of the NAS but it doesn't give any information (such as ...
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0answers
109 views

PPTP Session Disconnected when connected with Windows RDP

I have a Windows 7 Ultimate that has a PPTP connection with a server 24/24. Now, when I want to connect to my Windows 7 remotely (RDP) from outside the PPTP connection is being dropped and I have to ...
3
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2answers
495 views

Why doesn't Windows support two or more simultaneous PPPoE connections?

Why doesn't Windows support two or more simultaneous PPPoE connections? Is it because they work at layer 7 and Windows can't have more than one gateway? What's that reason? Any idea?
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2answers
1k views

Connect “monitor-less” computer to a laptop with a cable [duplicate]

The idea is to connect both computers using a VGA cable and make my laptop's VGA port receive the image from my desktop computer. Is there a way to do it? Specs: OS: Windows 7 (desktop) / 8 ...
0
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1answer
97 views

Unable to ping router?

I'm running two machines. One of them is a physical machine, the other a virtual machine. Both are meant to connect to the same router. The physical machine works fine. Here's ipconfig and here it ...
1
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0answers
86 views

Modem and PC refuse to work together

A friend of mine asked me to help him with his network, strangely his ADSL modem always disconnects whenever he plugs in his computer. But as long his computer is offline the modem works just fine for ...
0
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0answers
43 views

Windows 7 keeps dropping wireless connection

Windows 7 keeps dropping the home connection and trying to connect to pretty much any other network in range. The home network just disappears off the list and whatever new network it's latched onto ...
0
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0answers
66 views

Windows XP wont connect to a wireless network all that shows up is hpsetup

I have a Toshiba Windows XP laptop, its been away for a long time but i've recently wanted to use it. When I try to connect it to the internet only thing that shows up is hpsetup. I have a router ...
2
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2answers
169 views

Windows Network Connectivity Problems After Logging In

I have a frustrating network connectivity issue on my work machine. It's not a crippling problem, but it's driving me bananas, and I would love some advice on how to diagnose the issue. Whenever I ...
3
votes
1answer
3k views

Internet connection issues after installing Windows Phone 8 SDK

first of all I must admit, that I'm not good in all this network stuff. I am using Windows 8 OS. On my laptop (Lenovo G570) I have installed Windows Phone 8 SDK and shortly after this I started ...
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4answers
343 views

How to connect to my PC remotely without having to deal with dynamic IP problems?

I am trying to find a program that allows me to connect to my Windows machine at work from my Windows machine at home. Or the other way around. The problem is that my home network has dynamic IP hence ...
0
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1answer
503 views

USB keeps constantly connecting/disconnecting Windows 7

We just migrated one of our sites to Windows 7 and suddenly 2 PCs started having a wierd issue. A USB device suddenly starts connecting and disconnecting non stop with the usual "Ding Dong" sound. I ...
1
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2answers
313 views

How come my internet speed is not constant?

I've had this PC for 4 years now, and I've always been having this same problem. For some reason, roughly once every minute, my internet connection will freeze, then resume. Not long enough to ...
1
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0answers
26 views

No option to connect [closed]

I have tried to connect to a network but nothing is showing. When I click the network icon, it shows no networks for me to connect to other than my hamachi network which does not work. In device ...
0
votes
2answers
322 views

knowing hidden connections on windows

I want to ask you if there's a program for windows to knowing hidden connections on windows To clarify Mozilla firefox, IDMAN and other programmes check every time for updates, but the connection ...
1
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2answers
116 views

Suspicious network activity: spamming “who has” messages forever

I don't think I have ever seen this happening when I have used Wireshark to view the traffic: It starts from 192.168.0.2 and loops to 192.168.0.255, then starts it all over again, endlessly. Is ...
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votes
1answer
94 views

Proof of ISP use for a specific period [closed]

I need to prove I was using my ISP at a certain period: Last year from Feb 2011 to Aug 2011. Is there any log on my PC ?
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2answers
2k views

Why can't I connect to a wifi network with my laptop, when I can with my phone?

I can connect with my phone and use the browser as usual. On my laptop it won't connect when using windows 7 while in ubuntu it will connect, but with no internet. What is going on here and how can I ...
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0answers
86 views

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 ...
6
votes
4answers
35k views

Open a test TCP connection to a specified IP/Port

I'm looking for a tool that works across windows (xp through 7) that will allow me to open a TCP connection to a specified ip and port. This functionality used to exist in windows xp (netsh diag ...
1
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1answer
157 views

How to test client server connection over internet in one network?

I'm creating application which based on the client server communication over internet. So I have made server and put it on my computer(win 7, 64) and put client in virtual machine (xp, 32) test ...
2
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1answer
989 views

No internet connection, can ping fine

I have multiple devices (Windows 7 PC, Windows Vista laptop, Macbook Air and two phones) at home and a Linksys router. Only Windows 7 PC can't connect to the internet, every other device is fine. More ...
0
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1answer
218 views

Configuring a virtual machine to use a different Internet connection

I have two Internet connections on my PC: one is through the local network and the other is wifi. The computer runs Windows 7, and I use VirtualBox to run Windows XP virtually. How can I configure ...
0
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1answer
3k views

Wifi network undetectable on a Lenovo G470

I have a WPA2 secured network with a visible SSID at home that works perfectly fine with a Dell laptop,a HP netbook and sundry mobile phones. When I try connecting my sister's Lenovo G470, it refuses ...
1
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0answers
384 views

2 Ubuntu 10.04 64Bit servers Guest in VMware Workstation 7.1.3 with Windows 7 64Bit Host randomly loose conenction

OK... heres my setup... On a private server, Per friends request I have two separate virtual machines, both ubuntu 10.04 64bit linux servers. With a Windows 7 64bit host, Connected directly to a ...
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1answer
365 views

SVN - error on all operations from Windows machine

I've been using SVN for a while on different machines: Mac, Linux and Windows, and everything was fine, but suddenly it began failing on Windows maching, while working on Linux and Mac. Here is an ...
0
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3answers
8k views

Windows 7 won't identify network [closed]

my Windows 7 machine has lost the ability to identify network connections and connect to the internet. both my LAN and WLAN connections to the router are affected. only thing I can think of ...
1
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1answer
252 views

How can I disable connections to specific domains? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Good free internet filter Using wildcards in names in Windows hosts file I'd like to block connections to specific domains. I know about the HOSTS file on Windows, ...
0
votes
1answer
159 views

One network connection affects another?

We have a network connectivity issue that appears very surprising (at least to me). I'd expect two network interfaces (e.g., ethernet and wireless) on one PC to behave rather independently from each ...
3
votes
1answer
738 views

Windows Live Mesh Connectivity Issue

I have Windows Live Mesh installed on a 64 bit Windows Server 2008 system. Whenever I attempt to sign in to it I get an error message saying, "There might be a problem with your internet connection." ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

How to block all internet traffic if not connected to specific VPN?

how can I block all internet traffic of my Windows 7 x64 computer if my VPN connection is lost ? Then, how to reconnect to it automatically ? Best.
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2answers
2k views

Concurrent Connections

How can you see how much concurrent connects you can handle? I use windows 7 and I have read the licensing term and it said Windows 7 has a limit of 20. But, when I got the Half-open limit fix, it ...
2
votes
3answers
267 views

Question about isp and bandwidth

I have pretty high bandwidth and my speed test download normally clocks over ~22 mb/s but I am unable to do anything else when my downloads reach over 1 mb/s (using torrents). What's the point of ...
1
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1answer
2k views

VPN connection sharing for Ubuntu guest

I have Ubuntu 10.04 guest on Windows XP host. I need to use a specific VPN software that works only on Windows. How should I configure virtualbox/guest so that the VPN connection would be visible on ...
1
vote
3answers
441 views

execute program on port connect to windows

is there a program that listens to a specific port and executes an arbitrary executeable on incoming connection to that port? the reason: sometimes itunes is not running, then id like to be able to ...
0
votes
2answers
5k views

Cannot connect my laptop to a WEP 64 bit encrypted wireless network. Why?

i can see the wireless network listed in "Wireless Network Connection". When I click on connect it asks me for the key. I type the key... and they it cannot connect. Any idea why? I am able to connect ...
0
votes
1answer
347 views

After installing an Ad-Aware update on my netbook it can no longer connect to my wireless internet

Windows XP on a Toshiba netbook. I installed an update to Ad-Aware which required a restart and ever since it hasn't been able to connect to my wireless internet. I know my connection is good because ...
3
votes
1answer
435 views

Windows loses login data for connected network drives on every restart

This is a just a minor problem but it get's annoying over time: I have two network drives on windows, each one of them maps a different server (1 Linux and 1 Mac). Every time I boot Windows (both in ...
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2answers
5k views

Windows batch command to display all network connections?

What Windows (preferably XP) batch command will list all of the network connections that appear in the Network Connections dialog? I've tried RASDIAL, IPCONFIG, NETSTAT, and NET commands with various ...
4
votes
1answer
637 views

Finding bandwith used by individual computers in a Home network

We have 3 computers connected wirelessly to Netgear WGR Router, which is connected to internet. Is there anyway I can find out the individual comp's bandwidth consumption at any point in time and a ...
0
votes
1answer
272 views

Automatically connect to the web on windows startup

How can I automatically have windows connect to the web using a RAS "connect to" shortcut upon windows startup, Using the default RAS connection? I think I saw some software that does that, but I ...