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Desktop keeps dropping off internet, modem working, wireless devices working

Super strange for the last 3 weeks, I go to use my desktop and I can't get on the internet. I get message in my browser that it can't get the page. Yet I look at my modem lights and the internet light ...
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60 views

Intermittently, WiFi internet stops working when connected to VirtualBox host-only adapter with no internet connection

I have a virtual network set up between an Ubuntu VM and my Windows 8.1 laptop, hooked into the Host-Only network adapter. This provides an Apache server and DNS for this specific connection. This ...
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2answers
153 views

OSX 10.9.2 - Cant access some site on Wifi (namely github.com)

I started experiencing this issue a while ago, probably not too long after OSX 10.9.1 update (not sure about this but would make sense), while it was working just fine before. I basically cannot ...
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1answer
65 views

Wireless Network Connectivity Issues happen randomly

I am experiencing connectivity issues pretty randomly on one of my laptops (other devices seem to be working fine). I've done some troubleshooting but so far, no definite answer to what's causing ...
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0answers
19 views

DNS Resolution in case of two network interfaces

I have a computer connected to one Ethernet card attached to my internal network and another one attached to USB Modem (3G), Both interfaces can reach Internet but my Ethernet network is behind a ...
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2answers
58 views

What would cause a computer to fail to make any high level network connections?

I thought it could not hurt to ask while I am having a slow work day. I have a computer that is running Windows 7 64-bit Home Premium. Originally I was going to do a repair install of the Windows ...
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1answer
50 views

Do simple home wifi routers have DNS capabilities?

I have a Medialink MWN-WAPR300N and I would like to add the name of my laptop to it so it can be accessed on the home network via the name and not just the IP. I need to do that because I am working ...
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1answer
51 views

Using ICS + router causes high ping in games

My main (work) PC connects to the internet using my brother's router (he lives a few houses from me) via wifi using an Alfa AWUS036H adapter and a big antenna. To connect my second (gaming) PC to the ...
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3answers
61 views

Router unable to connect to internet

Background : My ISP has a web based authentication scheme . So when I first try to browse any site , it goes to the isp login page. Once logged in , further requests to web pages work fine . ISP has ...
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1answer
35 views

No DNS But Internet Access

Today while using a Wifi Analyzer I noted that I had 100% loss of ping packets to the DNS Server. To try to isolate the problem I hard wired my computer to my cable modem bypassing my wireless ...
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1answer
48 views

How can I point a domain at a changing IP?

So I'm running a website off my own server. I piggybacked off my dad's domain; I added subdomain, evamsharma.finosus.com, and pointed to our network IP, and set up port forwarding. But when I logged ...
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40 views

How to configure a router to connect to DSL modem with specified ip address and DNS

I have a TP-Link TD-W8901 wireless router which is connected to a nother ADSL modem, the problem is that the modem accept connection only from the computers which have the following network ...
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1answer
29 views

I'm wondering if it is possible to apply dns settings to different bands on a router

Is it possible to use distinct dns setting for each band used on a dual band router? I can't seem to find anything online that describes this facility. Ideally the solution I'm looking to put in place ...
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2answers
1k views

Google Chrome “resolving host” error on every DNS except OpenDNS

Pretty much what the title says. I'm running Windows 8 x64, using a USB wireless adapter. Things I have tried -ipconfig renew/release/flushndns plus system restart -trying various DNS' (Google, ...
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0answers
135 views

Can't load certain websites, but everything else works

As of this morning, I suddenly can't reach certain sites at all, but all other sites load fine. The sites that don't load are major sites like CNN.com, ATT.com, etc., so they're certainly not ...
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1answer
171 views

Windows 7 PC picking up wrong domain on network share

I have a network share \\myshare\my_dir and it had been working for quite some time without any issues. Now, suddenly, I cannot connect to the share. I sent a ping request for \\myshare and it ...
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1answer
35 views

DNS resolution of static IPs at Router level [duplicate]

I currently have a few static IPs set in my router and I'm wondering if there is any way that i can access/ping/refer to them via a DNS request (i.e. instead of 192.168.0.8 use something like ...
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1answer
117 views

Resetting gone wrong

I have reset my linksys router, and now my internet is horribly slow. please check details from command prompt below and tell me what's wrong. Thanks. Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7601] ...
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0answers
139 views

I can connect to access point wired but no internet when I connect it wirelessly

I am subscriber to WISP network.I use TP-Link 843ND Access point to build home network. http://www.tp-link.com/en/products/details/?model=TL-WR843ND I can connect to this access point via cable(LAN ...
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1answer
98 views

Configuring 2 routers on same home LAN

I have a home network based on the following: Netgear ADSL Router at 192.168.2.1 This is defaul gateway and manages DHCP from 192.168.2.2 to 192.168.2.100 the Router is connected to a switch. An ...
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1answer
72 views

DNS for single website on Lan?

I have a Windows machine running EasyPHP which hosts my website. It is on a wireless network which is not connected to the Internet but is in a public place. It is possible to connect to the website ...
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0answers
40 views

perfect bar connection but not possible to use wifi

So I got this problem with wifi and I used troubleshoot problem and I got something with DNS is failing or something (can't remember). I already tried to use preferred DNS Server with:208.67.222.222 ...
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1answer
364 views

SSH login using no-ip hostname or public IP denies my access

I'm using PuTTy to connect to a home server I set with LinuxMint 15, open-ssh, all the necessary stuff. I can login just fine with my user using the private IP like "user@192.168.1.35". Then I ...
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1answer
282 views

internet on Wifi doesnt open any site until i connect via a proxy server

When i am connecting to a wifi network (tried with different N/Ws) through my laptop, I cant open any website. At the same time when I use ultrasurf proxy I am able to open the pages, My router is ...
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4answers
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Windows 8.1 update effectively disabled wireless networking

I was running Windows 8 on a Lenovo G780. After updating to Windows 8.1, WiFi does not work anymore - I always receive a "DNS server not responding" error. I have tried using public DNS servers from ...
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49 views

How do I route all web request to a specific IP on my LAN

I want to know a generic approach which can be applied on any router. I have a WI-FI router without any authentication. I have setup a web-server with IIS installed with my Web-Application. I want ...
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0answers
160 views

Asus RT-N10U Wireless Router cannot connect to internet

I just bought a new Asus RT-N10U Wireless Router. It's set in wireless router mode and my broadband connection is static IP. I can ping outside sites like google and facebook and also my networks dns ...
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1answer
50 views

Different wifi networks returning different websites for same URL

I've recently changed the CNAME for my website but it's stuck on the old page. I've tried flushing my DNS cache, clearing my browser cache and restarting my Mac. I've even checked my HOSTS file, no ...
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0answers
88 views

Connection problems for one particular computer on one particular wifi network

I have occasion to move a Win8 laptop between six independent wifi networks (public libraries). The laptop is configured to use automatic DNS resolution. In all but one of those networks the laptop's ...
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1answer
225 views

DNS Not working on shared subnet (2 routers)

I am trying to setup my ISP router and my TPLink (TL-WR741N) router to share the same subnet. The ISP router is connected to a fiber optic cable (internet connection), and I'm running an ethernet ...
0
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1answer
186 views

How does this URL know I mean my WiFi booster?

I have a Netgear WN1000RP WiFi booster. You can plug it in the wall, then connect to the booster's wireless network from a machine via the SSID NETGEAR_EXT, then use the URL http://www.mywifiext.net ...
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0answers
61 views

ubuntu 11.04 DNS issues

I'm experiencing some issues involving my Ubuntu Server. So far, I can connect to machines on my local network, but the server itself doesn't have internet. And since the each machine is routed ...
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1answer
946 views

Windows unable to resolve hostnames

I have two Windows 7 machines on my home network that always give 'Unreachable' errors when I try to access any site. The other devices on the same network work fine (iPhone, iPad, Mac, Ubuntu) The ...
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2answers
333 views

Wi-Fi for Internet and LAN Domain Network - Multi-Sourced DNS Resolution

I have a scenario where I'd like to use my laptop's Wi-Fi card for Internet traffic, but use my LAN connection for all local traffic. Basically, to make a long story short, our corporate Internet ...
2
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3answers
498 views

Windows WiFi connection rapidly fluctuating, causes most requests to fail

I started having issues after I programatically changed quite a few windows 7 settings. I thought I had reversed everything, but apparently something stuck. I can connect to the network, but it ...
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0answers
530 views

No internet connection, DNS error. Have dd-wrt, att DSL, WRT54GS

My internet just stopped working a few days ago. The wired connection is fine. When I connect to the router I can no longer connnect wired or wirelessly. I upgraded my router (Linksys WRT54GS) to ...
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1answer
295 views

Setting up DNS on mobile broadband and/or setting a system wide DNS address?

I am using a Huawei E3131b 3G dongle to connect to internet. I'm having troubles setting up DNS servers that persist across reboots. Manually specified DNS servers are not used at all if I use the ...
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180 views

using opendns, but why does dnsleak test show 5 opendns ip's?

Am using a vpn along with opendns, so there's no dns leaks. I use dnsleaktest to check, and it shows many opendns ip's. Shouldn't it just show on dns ip being in use? I'm not sure if I have my dns ...
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1answer
51 views

Macbook dirty cache, after domain DNS change

I have two devices connected to the same WiFi connection. I have changed the DNS of one domain. When I enter to that domain from device A it works OK, but if I try to enter from device B it does not ...
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1answer
142 views

Virtual DNS server for wifi clients

Is there a way to define some kind of virtual DNS server for users connected to my wifi network? I mean, in my network there is a web server connected directly to the router with an IP like ...
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2answers
616 views

One computer causes massive increase in ping / ms

For a rather long period of time I have been having an increased ms when playing games etc. This always occurs when my girlfriend starts using her computer, so at the moment I believe that to be the ...
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2answers
3k views

DD-WRT DNSMasq DNS Caching, Forwarding, and Local Resolution

I just flashed DD-WRT to my Linksys e4200 and I'm exceptionally pleased with it. I would like to use DNSMasq to cache DNS resolutions, forward results it does not have in its cache to Google's public ...
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0answers
472 views

DNS server keeps changing from Auto to Manual

A friend at a company I know has a fairly new Windows 7 laptop. She was complaining that the "internet doesn't work". After looking at it the first time, in Wireless > Status > Properties > ...
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1answer
302 views

“DNS lookup failed” constantly

I just recently bought a new laptop, and for the first week or so it worked fine. Recently though, I've been having issues getting on the Internet. Most of the time, when I attempt to open Google ...
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0answers
82 views

windows virtual wifi client manager

I successfully setup a virtual router using Windows 7's virtual wifi miniport adapter are there any tools or software that i can use to manage the clients connecting in my "Virtual Router"? Also, ...
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1answer
104 views

I have IIS which can be accessed by IP but I want to access via name

I have IIS installed on my windows 8 and set it up and it works fine. now I can access it by using IP address (2.2.2.1) but I want to access it by using a name (e.g home-network) and not using IP ...
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0answers
607 views

Belkin N150 local DNS flakey

I'm having issues connecting to the various devices on my network (Mac-heavy, MBP (thunderbolt, not retina, Lion), Macbook (Late 2007, white, Snow Leopard), iPad (3rd gen, iOS6), Apple TV (2nd gen, ...
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1answer
1k views

Can't ping microsoft.com from a windows computer

I have an Acer Aspire One netbook (A0531h) that cannot access (or even ping) microsoft.com. I can access (and ping) any other site just fine. I just re-installed Windows XP Pro 5 mins ago (second ...
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2answers
163 views

Why does my Windows 7 PC refuse to use any DNS server?

My laptop has suddenly failed to connect to the internet. The Wireless Network connection is still there, but it says it does not have an Internet connection. When I try to diagnose the problem in ...
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3answers
17k views

Can't communicate with Primary DNS Server

A computer, with Windows 7, can't access any website by domain suddenly. Whether this computer use a wired link or connect to the WLAN, The fault persists IP and DNS obtained automatically, and ...