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Windows 7 driver connecting to a device over ethernet blocking the device manager

First of all, I know that I cannot get a proper answer to my problem, but I am looking for ways to start debugging it and/or maybe check some Windows process on being stuck or running faulty. I am ...
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1answer
27 views

conecting my ps to my tv using ethernet

i am trying to connect my tv to the internet, my pc receives a wifi signal via my neighbours router and i am wanting to send that signal via my pc's ethernet port to my tv using an ethernet cable. my ...
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1answer
37 views

No connections are available

Desktop machine operating on Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit Service Pack 1. Ethernet cable is plugged into the computer on one end, and into the WAN port of the wireless router on the other. ...
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1answer
62 views

Sharing internet connection using ethernet switch

I use a TP-Link modem for my internet connection and use a switch to share the internet connection between two PCs. I previously had a Enterr switch that worked perfectly fine and recently stopped ...
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2answers
114 views

Windows 7: How do I find missing drivers?

I installed windows 7 32 bit for a friend, his laptop is hp 2000-2d07ee. I installed all the drivers I could find here. I ran windows update, I searched in device manager for these drivers couldn't ...
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1answer
28 views

Read registers on a NIC card on Windows

I have a Realtek Ethernet Controller on my x86 machine running Windows 7. I have the datasheet for the Ethernet controller. I am trying to debug a low-level issue and I need to read certain registers ...
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39 views

Disabled network card and turn off Network Discovery so why is Windows still looking for network or connection?

I am confused and this is driving me crazy: I have two network drives attached to a network router that connects to my computer via LAN/Ethernet. Every time the computer reboots, it takes about 5 ...
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44 views

Connectivity slowly decreases over minutes

My PC is experiencing network issues over a wired connection (albeit via a Powerline). Yesterday, web pages took ages to load, most timed out. I would occasional 'spikes' of connection which would ...
0
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1answer
30 views

Ethernet port/device not picked up at all in Windows 7

on my Windows 7 machine my ethernet port is not recognised at all. Even in device manager (shown below) it is nowhere and same as in network connections. I've tried installing the motherboard ...
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70 views

In Windows 7, what is meant by a “managed” network connection? An “unmanaged” one?

As referred to by opening the "Network and Sharing Center" and by clicking through as shown in the illustration below:
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How to bind a PC's ethernet port to a particular router?

I wish to limit my office PCs to within the local LAN I set up. So, I've set the router to restrict internet access from these PCs. Basically, the idea is to prevent users from uploading confidential ...
0
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1answer
392 views

DNS server does not respond after reboot in Windows 7

First of all, I think that this might be an issue with the router (TP-Link) because I never had this problem before I moved into a new apartment. But I also recently formatted my PC, so I'm not sure ...
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Windows 7 won't detect ethernet cable

A month or two ago, I bought an ethernet cable to replace my existing wireless connection on my computer, as I frequently live stream and wireless connection is too unstable to do that. I should also ...
2
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1answer
99 views

Can't use Wifi when Ethernet is Active

I'm not able to use Ethernet and Wifi Simultaneously on Windows 7. I've read that it is supposed to be default in Win7, but when I connect the Ethernet, I can't connect to WiFi. A pop-up comes up ...
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2answers
38 views

unusual ethernet behaviour on win 7

I've returned home from uni, where my computer was on their network. For authentication, they used IEEE 802.1x authentication, so I had to configure my NIC for this setting. When I connect my ...
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1answer
166 views

Realtek ethernet port does not work in HP 1000 notebook PC with Windows 7

A day or two back, my HP 1000 notebook had been in sleep mode for a long time. Then when I opened the screen the LAN light turned off. The weird part is that the LED for LAN glows when the screen is ...
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95 views

Configuring wired network at Windows 7 machine: no authentication tab at LAN properties

My laptop's Ethernet port got (physically) broken so I bought an USB Ethernet adapter and installed it just fine. However, when I try to configure its LAN settings there is no ''Authentication'' tab. ...
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62 views

sharing internet from one windows 7 computer through ethernet to other computers

I have a usb modem that i use with my computer to access internet. Now I want to share the internet to other computers using ethernet cable. I'm using a switch to direct ethernet cables to other ...
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3answers
262 views

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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3answers
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Windows 7 wifi / ethernet driver for Asus X551CA Notebook

I bought a notebook Asus X551CA. I installed Windows 7 Professional 64 bit, but when I went to download official drivers for Asus, I can download drivers only for Windows 8. I installed Windows 7 and ...
0
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1answer
538 views

Windows 7 computer not renewing ip address on start up unless I reset computer

I recently reinstalled Windows 7, and I noticed that I do not automatically receive an IP address when I start up the computer. When I reset, it makes it get an IP address, and I can surf like ...
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1answer
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Windows 7 doesn't request MTU from DHCP server; what is it thinking?

My computer's Ethernet adapter uses 1,500 byte Ethernet frames. Normally this means that my Local Area Connection's MTU is 1500 bytes. But my (IPv4) connection to the Internet has some overhead. This ...
0
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1answer
85 views

Cannot connect to ethernet internet

I cannot connect to the internet via ethernet cable, but I can connect via wifi. Also, my computer does not switch to ethernet. I can still see the wifi. How do I find the source of the problem and ...
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2answers
2k views

Wifi not working after using ethernet cable and virtualized linux

Okay, so I installed l-ubuntu on virtual box (which is installed on windows 7-64 bit) and then on vmware player successfully to learn some bash programming. Then, I connected my computer to the ...
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1answer
107 views

Network Intermittent

This morning my network started being very intermittent. The connection only drops for a couple of seconds so you don't really notice it when browsing, but when streaming music from my network drive, ...
0
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1answer
39 views

Different networks with different NICs (more details inside)

I have two computers: a desktop (Windows 7 Professional) with an ethernet jack in the motherboard and room for another (PCI or USB) and a laptop (Win7 Home Premium) with an ethernet jack. Internet ...
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2answers
963 views

How to disable internet access through ethernet connected to router

i have two machines 1.Windows 7(Synergy Server) connected to router via ethernet 2.Ubuntu 13.04(Synergy Client) connected to router via Wifi i want to disable internet access in windows 7 but i ...
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2answers
694 views

Computer connects directly through modem but won't through router

I've get some problems that kept me from accessing internet on my computer for some time. So i spent the last 6 months using wireless connection on my laptop. Yesterday, I bought a 20 meters ethernet ...
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2answers
2k views

windows ethernet adapter not recognizing lan cable

Not sure if this is the right place - please refer me to another group if not. I have an issue getting my Asus laptop (Windows 7) LAN card to work. My setup is: dsl modem --> asus wireless router --> ...
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2answers
3k views

“Plug an Ethernet cable into this computer”?

I'm having to re-install Windows 7 onto a user's PC. Just finished with the basics, Windows 7 is re-installed. However, it can't see our network, the Internet, or anything. Running the troubleshooter, ...
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0answers
334 views

laptop restarts when ethernet cable is plugged in

Laptop (Windows 7, Sony Vaio) automatically shuts down, retarts and then after a minute shuts down, restarts etc in an endless cycle when the ethernet cable is plugged in. When the cable is removed ...
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2answers
94 views

How to wireless connection available only to command prompt?

As in my office, the ethernet connection is full of restrictions, therefore I use my smart phone to provide a portable Wi-Fi hotspot, by which I connect and install packages using command prompt ...
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1answer
388 views

Ethernet not working on main comp, but works on laptop

So I've just recently moved into university accommodation (college over here in Australia) and the college goes through some crappy internet provider called Everywhere Internet. Anyways, I set up my ...
0
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1answer
610 views

MOBO has 2 Ethernet ports. I want to use one for Internet and one for LAN only. Possible?

My computer (Windows 7) has two Ethernet ports (ASUS Maximus IV Extreme MOBO), both are Gigabit, and I have one port connected to the Ethernet port in the wall that leads to the central ...
1
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1answer
117 views

Internet connectivity ok, but Windows disagrees and won't connect to VPN

I have a Windows 7 machine connecting to a network via an ethernet connection ('Local Area Connection'). It connects up fine, gets an IP address, I can browse the web 100% fine and connect to printers ...
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2answers
394 views

Ethernet and wireless suddenly not working on Win 7

My laptop is a Lenovo g530 running win 7. I installed SP1 on 2/8. My wireless was working fine on 2/10, which was the last time I tried to access the internet before today. Today, I can't connect to ...
0
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0answers
394 views

Windows 7 Ethernet over USB (RDNIS) works but is very slow to acquire IP Address

I have a Windows 7 64-bit Professional machine connected to the internet through a Netgear N300 Router. I also have a small Linux based camera that does Ethernet over USB (RDNIS). When I plug in the ...
0
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0answers
116 views

Sharing internet through a wired connection makes the host internet to drop

I have connected two computers (a laptop and a desktop), using a wired connection. The laptop has Ubuntu 12.10 and the desktop has windows 7. The connection is good and I'm able to share the internet ...
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1answer
458 views

way to switch between two internet connections [closed]

Say you have two separate internet connections, with two separate ethernet cables. How can you switch between them automatically at time intervals, in windows 7?
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3answers
211 views

Is there a way to stop my Windows 7 laptop from connecting to the Wi-Fi if the ethernet cord is plugged in?

Essentially I want to have my wireless automatically connect to the router, but only if the ethernet cord is disconnected. If the ethernet cord is connected, I don't want it to automatically connect ...
0
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1answer
186 views

Log files for Windows 7 ethernet debugging

My computer often takes an unreasonable amount of time to connect to the wired gigabit etherenet network after booting the PC or after coming back from standby, usually if some time has passed since ...
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2answers
231 views

ethernet not working [closed]

i wanted to know how do i setup an ethernet connection on a laptop,my isp gave me a telephone like cable which fits the ethernet port. i guess its the ethernet cable. when i connect it, nothing ...
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1answer
4k views

Intel 82801G ethernet controller driver for Windows 7 32 bit

I do not know which one is my Ethernet Controller. It was working fine in Windows XP, but after installing Windows 7 (clean install), it is not able to detect driver for Ethernet Controller, so I am ...
3
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2answers
2k views

Windows 7 DSCP and 802.1p QoS Mapping?

When I create a QoS policy in Windows 7 through the Group Policy editor and set a DSCP value, does Windows 7 add the 802.1p QoS field to the Ethernet frame? If so, how does it map the different ...
0
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0answers
15 views

How do I setup my second lan interface to use my VPN? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Windows 7 VPN how to not tunnel internet? Ok so I am running Windows 7 Professional and I have 2 ethernet ports in my desktop. I would like my VPN connection to only run ...
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2answers
893 views

In Windows 7, how do I find the IP of a device (Raspberry Pi) attached via Ethernet?

I want to determine the IP of my Raspberry Pi which is attached to my PC via Ethernet and has a dynamic IP.
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2answers
112 views

Access router using Ethernet

I have a Cisco 1800 router at work. I have its IP, username and password. How can I access it using the command prompt in Windows?
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1answer
4k views

How to set the same static IP address for LAN and wifi interfaces on a Win7 laptop?

When I'm at my desk at home, I connect to my network through my Ethernet LAN port. Sometimes however I have to get up and move my computer around (such as to connect it to a TV in another room), so I ...
3
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1answer
1k views

Windows 7 network connections

I am having an extreme problem with my network adapter. I recently discovered that my onboard ethernet adapter was somehow incompatible with Windows 7 Ultimate x64. Yesterday, I got a brand new wired ...
0
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1answer
4k views

An ethernet cable is not properly plugged in or might be broken

I am trying to enable LAN on my laptop, but I failed with some unknown error. When I tried to diagnose the connection it shows an error like An ethernet cabe is not plugged in or might be broken. I ...