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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Disconnects during downloads/buffering

I recently got different connection to the Internet. It is via 4G, provided by Optimus. Now when I am downloading something, approximately after downloading 100MB, the speed goes all the way down to ...
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Can I receive “terminal” output through USB?

I've acquired my first SoC hardware, the only direct connectors being 2 USB ports and 1 DB-9 port. I know that the latter type has been used for a long time as a terminal connector, enabling direct ...
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Sometimes web pages doesn't get loaded

I've a fiber connection of 50 Mb/s at my home. The fiber connection is hooked up to the router/modem box of my ISP. But I've disabled the ISP's router/modem's WLAN function through it's dedicated ...
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nginx, node.js unix socket access denied

I don't understand why it refuses to connect. ls -l to /tmp srw-rw-rw- 1 root root 0 mars 4 06:26 php5-fpm.sock= srw-rw-rw- 1 root root 0 mars 4 13:30 sgtu3.kernel.sock= ...
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Chromecast factory reset improper functioning

My chromecast device does not get into an AP mode, but keeps searching and trying to connect to network. Even after factory reset the problem does not go away. The setup page always shows ...
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Getting connection timeout when using sendmail

I’m using CentOS (basically): $ uname -a Linux sandbox.my-domain.com 3.4.76-65.111.amzn1.x86_64 #1 SMP Tue Jan 14 21:06:49 UTC 2014 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux and trying to send email using ...
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Two Linux PCs sharing One Tethered Connection

I've got two ubuntu PCs and one Android tablet. Android tablet tethers via usb with PC1. I'd like to connect the PC2 with PC1 so PC2 also becomes able to access the internet. Moreover it should also ...
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Making SSH connection to Centos 6.5 VM takes ages

I installed Centos 6.5 in a Virtual Box VM. Everything works smooth, except for SSH logins. It takes ages for the command prompt to display. With some verbosity added: debug2: kex_derive_keys ...
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Bandwidth Rate Limiter

I have 6 windows (XP/7) computers on a network which only has a 2mb line. We occasionly get times when one of the computers take up the entire line and everyone else hangs. I believe a rate limiter to ...
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Canon printer constantly forgets wireless network

My Canon PIXMA MX522 wireless printer constantly needs to be reconnected to my wireless network. Pretty much every single day I have to climb under my desk, hold down the router connection button, and ...
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Inactive wireless -> disconnect, why?

My computer disconnects from the wireless Internet whenever I'm inactive for like 5 or 10 minutes. How can I fix this? Do I have to change some settings in my phone/computer (ping)? How to do that? ...
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It takes my computer a long time to establish connections with websites

I recently moved to a new house, got a new computer, and upgraded from Win7 to Win8. When I go on a webpage, the browser goes into the white loading screen for about 5-10 seconds, then everything ...
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Why is it that I can ssh in but not out?

Why is it that I can ssh into another server but when I tried to ssh but it goes into timeout and failed? ubi@xserver: ssh lil@yserver Password: Last login: Thu Jan 30 16:10:39 2014 from xserver ...
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Win 7 Connection keep change and Reset user costumization always fail

I am running Windows 7, I don't have any visual studio in my laptop. Every day after starting up my connection change to using proxy. some times change into automaticly will only last for several ...
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Why ssh connection failed?

I have an ubuntu virtual machine with vmware server 2.0.2 and my pc windows xp. The problem is that I have all the time a message "ssh connection failed". My firewall is disabled, all protection ...
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Acer D-257 Netbook Need network drivers only using Flash Drive (Windows 7)

Is there a link where I can just download the network drivers, for me to then put it on a flash drive? I believe its an Acer D-257 Netbook 500GB, running on Windows 7 Home Premium. Everything works, ...
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What angle is optimal for the antennas on my wireless network card?

I'm sharing a house with some friends and I'm in the bedroom right up in the attic. The router is right down on the ground floor and I get connectivity issues. I've found that if I adjust the two ...
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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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Weird Network Issue…I have no clue what to do next

Last year I had a very weird issue that every few hours I would get huge pings(1700ms+) and my 15mbps connection would to like < than 1 mbps download and like 0.25 Upload. All devices on my network ...
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Lost all “Local Network Connection”s in Windows XP

I'm having a bit of a Windows XP SP3 networking issue. Basically I have lost my "Local Network Connection" and nothing I do brings it back. I've tried Add/Remove Hardware, I've uninstalled and ...
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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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Connection refused to my remote server

I rented this server, and I had connection with it with no problems through SSH. A friend of mine suggested trying to restart the server, because it'll definitely happen in the future, and I should ...
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Asus DSL-N12E router frequently drops wifi connections

I have a DSL-N12E Asus router (dsl uplink + router + wifi AP) at house, and on average 5-10 devices which connects to it with WiFi. Frequently different devices reports they lost wifi connection - ...
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IPTV malfunctioning when my bridged connection is active

I am using an ADSL connection, and i have set up a bridged connection in my room, because the main receiver/router is in the living room and the wireless signal is weak. When the router in my room is ...
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FTP client sends a wrong PORT command

I have a Windows 7 machine connected to 2 subnets, with IP addresses 10.0.0.241 and 172.17.240.94. On this machine runs a 3rd party java application that internally launches an FTP client session, ...
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Establish a connection without port forwarding

With port forwarding, anyone can turn a computer into a server and use it to accept direct connections from any other computers on the internet (of course there's some server-side code running). ...
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Physical reset button on Wi-Fi router case vs. reset settings in web-based router GUI

Can somebody confirm to me whether physical reset button on Wi-Fi router case & reset settings option in web-based management GUI do the same thing? I'm interested in general (for most of devices) ...
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I can't open google-related sites

I'm getting timeout errors on google-related sites. If I try to open google.com, gmail.com, etc, it will keep displaying the "waiting reply" on the browser bottom, and the page won't open. If I am ...
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how to kill a tcp connection in solaris operating system?

A client program connects to my server program written in JAVA via TCP connection (ServerSocket). I want to close the TCP connection between these two programs with a Solaris command or tool for ...
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Pinging default gateway and DNS over ADSL connection failed

My ADSL modem lights are on. When I run diagnostics from my router's IP address it cannot ping the default gateway and DNS. I contacted my ISP ,they say that there is no problem on their end. What ...
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Laptops on wireless network can's see each other (ping, rdp, net use, etc)

Asus RT-N66U set up as Router using WPA2-Personal All clients (laptops) connect using 2.4 GHz to same wireless SSID (all 255.255.255.0 subnet) Problem: None of the laptops (all Windows) on my home ...
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Mouse connection to an ACER Aspire 1830T

I am trying to connect my Apple wireless mouse to my ACER Aspire 1830T and I have looked so hard for the answer but I cant seem to find it. I have looked into the handbook asked computer geeks ...
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Why does my wireless router disconnect when I turn on my cellphone's WiFi?

For the last seven months, I have been dealing with Internet problems. However I finally found out why my wireless router has been disconnecting randomly. Every time I enable WiFi on my HTC Android ...
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How to keep refreshing a page until it loads?

I am trying to access a web-service that is currently very popular. Because of that I get a default browser message that says it could not connect. Is there an application, or special browser, or ...
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Edimax router disconnecting

I am currently using an Edimax ar7284wna router, and it tends to disconnect very often. After struggling for a few days, I found this behaviour. The router works fine when a desktop pc is connected ...
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How can I change the default website connection timeout in Chrome?

I want to change the default timeout in Chrome. In Firefox I can set the value of network.http.connection-timeout in about:config - but how can I do that in Chrome?
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Link table in Destination Workbook to table Source Workbook in Excel

I have two workbooks, which work as follows: The source workbook has a table where the values are inserted or updated; The destination workbook has a table linked to the source table. I came up ...
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Analyze a wireless network that constantly drops/has speed issues

I'm curious what the best tools are to use for analyzing problems with a WiFi network. Here's the scenario: I have a WiFi router (Belkin N+) that's setup in AP mode. I have three RT-N13U's that ...
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Remote pc connection

I need to connect to a remote pc from my desktop. My goal is to use an SSH connection to control the remote pc with my desktop. The remote pc and the desktop are in two different networks (behind a ...
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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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“Play on another device” function not working with Samsung Allshare

Briefly I can't get work "Play on another device" function More detailed My Samsung TV (which support network) and PC are in the same network. The problem is, I can play PC contents from TV. But ...
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USB disconnect sound as I go away from PC, and I'm not touching anything as I get up

My computer is an Acer notebook connected to a HDTV. When I get up and walk away from the computer almost every time I hear the disconnect USB device sound after a few seconds. How is this ...
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Internet Working, Browsing Not

I have a very odd problem that I can't resolve. I am connected to the internet, but my browsing doesn't work. I don't mean a web browser - I mean browsing. Firefox, Chrome, Curl all fail to ...
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Wierd connectivity problems

I'm having some quite confusing problems with the network. First of all, all of the computers can access the internet and mapped drives and so on, the server can ping any LAN computers IP, the ...
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PCI Express wiring dilemma

The following site lists the pin outs of PCI-Ex. My question is how do I know which side is Side A (and the other Side B)? Is it typically marked on a motherboard? ...
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Should I use VGA from the video card or DVI from the motherboard?

I have a VGA and HDMI output on the video card and DVI and VGA on the motherboard. I read that DVI is better than VGA but if it's not coming out of the video card what will be the effect of using it ...
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Is there a way to determine which service (in svchost.exe) does an outgoing connection?

I'm redoing my firewall configuration with more restrictive policies and I would like to determine the provenance (and/or destination) of some outgoing connections. I have an issue because they come ...
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Graphical broadband connectivity logger for Linux/Ubuntu? [closed]

Our home broadband (TWC/RoadRunner/San Diego) intermittently drops out for minutes at a time. In WinXP, I had a logger that would ping one or more sites (e.g. Yahoo.com), log the ping times, and ...
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Motorola MT2070 barcode scanner losing connection to computer

I have a brand new Motorola MT2070 barcode scanner. Our company has recommended this model widely to our customers of our inventory / point-of-sale software. As usual, I'm configuring one for a ...