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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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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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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Losing connection in several different multiplayer games

I'm having a connection problems with several multi-player games. It always happen during loading screens before the match, and I'm having problems identifying what could be the potential problem. ...
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Remote Desktop fails after VPN connection

The local computer (comp 1) is connected to a remote computer (comp 2) with Remote Desktop. On the remote computer (comp 2), I try to establish an VPN connection to a different remote computer (comp ...
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Why Windows 7 / PuTTY drop TCP connections even on very brief outages?

I have a small local network that piggybacks on a captive WiFi, and I use ssh on OS X with -oServerAliveInterval=240 and PuTTY 0.62 on Windows 7 Professional for establishing connections to my Linode, ...
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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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WAN light is not stedy in netis 2411 router

I m facing a problem unable to have wifi connection, as the netis router light is not steady.how to fix this?
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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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How to run a cable and an ADSL internet connection simultaneously for increased uptime?

I have a cable connection and an ADSL connection. I often play online games and I want an uninterrupted connection. I have only one ethernet port on my computer. So, when I'm in the middle of a game, ...
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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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Choosing IP Address For Firefox

On my server I have 2 static IP addresses. I would like to set Firefox to use one IP address exclusively. Does anyone have any good ideas on achieving this?
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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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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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Why does restarting a computer solve wifi connectivity issues?

I saw the the question on this site, asking about why restarting a computer can fix things in general, and I figured I might press for additional insight. On occasion I'll be scooting along on the ...
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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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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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Unable to access the internet in centOS from a static IP

I'm trying to setup a centOS server with a public static IP address but if I try and ping the router (192.168.1.1) I get "Network is unreachable", if I try and ping google.com I get "unknown host ...
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Internet speed very slow only in WiFi and in just one laptop

I have Xfinity internet at home. All the devices (a couple of laptops, phones, tablets, etc) are connected via WiFi, except a PS3 which is connected via ethernet cable. A few days ago we got the ...
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how to close open ftp connections?

I use FileZilla, and I thought when a session ended, it automatically closed the ftp connection, but that doesn't appear to have happened because now I'm getting a "530 Sorry, the maximum number of ...
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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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Where to store\update tnsnames.ora file when installed oracle client only?

I installed the oracle client only but was told to update my tnsnames.ora file with the info my dba sent me. But I don't have a tnsnames.ora file. On another machine with a full oracle admin install ...
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Laptop having connectivity problems everywhere

My laptop (HP Envy dv6, running 64-bit Windows 8) loses connection entirely every half hour or so. Connection will be extremely weak for much of that time, then regain strength before suddenly ...
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How to bond two different internet connections

I have two internet connection, each with 4mbps bandwidth. I want to join/merge both of them to get 8mbps speed, both routers have WLAN and LAN capability. How to Double my speed using two routers? ...
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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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Slow internet using Arch Linux

After a week or so of using Arch Linux I cant access the Internet. It takes around 5 mins to load Google (most of the other websites just give me a timeout), pacman’s downloading speed range between ...
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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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Router keeps disconnecting from the internet

In our apartment we have 4 computers: two desktops and two laptops, all wirelessly connected through a wireless router (Edimax BR-6226n) connected to a cable modem (Motorola SBV5121). The problem is, ...
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Internet connection really slow

For a while now, my internet connection has been seriously slow. I have changed ISP and there is still no difference. My main problem is when I play games, and it is literally unplayable. For example, ...
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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 ...
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nslookup command showing error “connection timed out, server not found”

I am working on linux fedora and trying to learn use of nslookup. I run the command nslookup. It showed me dns server. when i run nslookup mail.yahoo.com, it works fine in that case also. but when i ...
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Linux computer gerrit connection problems

I have searched and searched and can't find a related answer. Ok, here is my problem. I'm running Xubuntu 15.04. Have been building android for several month. Recently got into using gerrit to ...
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Unable to establish a secure connection with signin.ea.com

I've recently switched to another ISP, and since then I'm unable to connect to EA signin servers. At first I thought, that it was a temporary issue, but when I connect through my phone as a hotspot, ...
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How to unblock a website in Windows 10? [closed]

I am using Win 10 (64-bit). I ran a program that's supposed block Windows 10 'spying'. As a result, it did something, and now I can't visit several websites. When I try to visit them, I get this ...
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failed connection pc (Windows 10) to Honor 7?

I have installed HiSuite on Windows 10. I have enabled Developper debugging, and in the setting of de developpers, enabled usb- troubleshooting detection. I can see that there is a connection ...
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Linksys E2000 loses connection about every 4 to 8 hours

TL;DR: Linksys E2000 (firmware 1.0.06; newest) drops Wi-Fi after 4-8 hours (SSID still broadcast but no connections possible) and my Chromecast won’t connect. More details: The Linksys E2000 is in my ...
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Running ZIP Process in Background in CentOS

How can I run the following command/process in background immediately after starting it: zip -r file.zip directory/* What I actually want to do, is to run the zip process working even after exiting ...
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Computer won't connect to network with auto-negotiate enabled

we just replaced our Netgear switch due to failure. The original and replacement were the exact same model: GS752TXS-100NAS with 48 gigabit ports. However, after the replacement was installed, one ...
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USB devices lose connection when switching on/off my desk light

I got a very rare incident when I switch my desk light on or off: This is not happening every time, but like 1/10 times. For example, I have my phone connected and switch off my light… Windows ...
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Windows 10 laptop often disconnected from WIFI network and not auto reconnect

I using my laptop at home, Windows 10 was installed last night. The wifi signal is very strong. Sometime the laptop is disconnect from the wifi network. I can see the network when click the Wifi icon ...
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Drops internet connection but not LAN connection

I'm having a odd connectivity issue I can't solve. My desktop computer will lose its Internet connection for about 5-15 seconds randomly every 10 to 30 minutes. It's connected via ethernet. This only ...