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 disconnect/connect ADSL modem connection to ISP by command? (Windows 7 SP1 x64)

I want to write that command in a .bat file and run it by windows scheduler at certain times of night and morning. (for example: open connection at 23:00 and close it again next day at 9:00 ...
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Repeatedly having connection drops on cable

this is my first question but one that has been puzzling me for some time now. I have a cable internet that works perfectly, except for the fact that every few minutes it loses 6 packets and so drops ...
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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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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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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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Chromecast factory reset improper functioning

My Chromecast device does not get into an AP mode, but keeps searching and trying to connect to a 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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Block incoming traffic to the specified IP behind the router

My goal is to emulate network disconnection for a video streaming server behind the router in LAN network. The only restriction which i have that this settings could not be executed on video server ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Asus DSL-N12E router frequently drops Wi-Fi connections

I have a Asus DSL-N12E router (DSL uplink + router + Wi-Fi AP) at house, and on average 5-10 devices which connects to it with Wi-Fi. Frequently different devices reports they lost Wi-Fi connection. ...
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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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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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uTorrent 3.3.2 seeding status - peer connected but not uploading

I have installed new stable version of uTorrent 3.3.2 and have some weird issued by uploading to peers. Port is opened and forwarded (green check icon) same settings as in old 2.2.1 but users can't ...
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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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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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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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Intermittently disconnected from the Internet. Bridged cable modem

After I recently had my cable modem company (Shaw) bridge their cable modem with my router, because their Cisco DPC3825 works so poorly on its own, I occasionally cannot connect to the Internet. I ...
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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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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 ...
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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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Computer cables explained [closed]

I've noticed lately that places to learn about both power supply cables and also peripherals and fans aren't that easy to find. There's very little information available that gives detailed ...
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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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Windows SSH Client to monitor connection [closed]

I am looking for a Windows SSH Client that will monitor your SSH connection to your Server and will notify you via balloon notification if SSH connection dropped. Also it will let you reconnect ...
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Does a web server use a different port transport data?

Say I have a web server process listens to Port 80. When a client visits this site, will the server pick up a new port to establish connection for data transferring, or just use Port 80? Use default ...
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my torrent speed is slower all of the sudden [closed]

Last year when I tried to download torrent the speed was around 120 kb/s, but now it's only 10 kbs/s. I'm really confused here. I have been trying everything that I could find on the internet but ...
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Connecting to a VPN by Mac

I'm trying to connect to VPN by my mac. I tried both built-in and AnnyConnect clients to access, but the error is the same: Could not connect to server. Please verify Internet connectivity and ...
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Browser Resolving Host, Program Delays

For some reason when I'm idle on my computer or when I boot up, I can open my browser it will stay on Resolving host... for 5 minutes or so even though the network is connected. This causes programs ...
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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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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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If a 10 MB file is transferred over a 2 megabits per second connection, how many seconds it would take to transfer. using the nearest 0.1 second [closed]

Can someone please explain to me If a 10 MB file is transferred over a 2 megabits per second connection, how many seconds it would take to transfer. using the nearest 0.1 second. Thank you
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How to remove speed restrictions while downloading files using a browser ?

I have a 2MB line which support downloads at about 200kbps.When I download files over Internet using Firefox or any other browser, I only get a speed below 20kbps. Is there any way to remove this ...
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Very very VERY! Weird Windows 7 bug with network connection shut down

this is the first time after almost a year now since i have this issue. I newer asked for help before because A- i could live with this, but its very annoying, B- i have no time to write this long ...
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Can not reach web server from outside local network

I have a web server running on my laptop. No problem accessing it within the network in my home by a local ip (e.g 10.0.0.3) or by the laptop name. However, from the outside it can not be reached (by ...
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Wireless router disconnect when I turn on my cellphone's wifi

Before, I had different cellphones and computers (win7, vista and ubuntu as OS) connected with my router, but when I try to connect with my new cellphone (Alcatel Idol), the router disconnects and any ...
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What is ideal internet speed for remote desktop connection?

My question and situation is similar to Recommended Connection Speed for Remote Desktop question but I need a little more info. I know that lag can be a factor in working on remote desktop. Lets ...