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Chrome/IE won't open/uninstall on w8.1

I got a problem, everything works except these 2 programs. I can't access internet. I was doing 3 things before the reboot that led to this : 1. activating vl-x in bios 2. deplacing my temp in another ...
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Are .CODE Domain Names Secure? [on hold]

In the wake of FCC and FTC deregulation, many new top level domains have been opened to the public. The .CODE TLD (written as your site.code) is designated for computer code and developers. The ...
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Wi-Fi connection not visible

I am using Dell Vostro Nseries laptop. the system doesn't connect to the wireless connection instead there is a X sign. But works fine with the cable. How can I use the internet with my WiFi ...
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Website dailymotion.com not accessible on my system though others are able to access it on same network

Whenever I try accessing dailymotion.com, I get following error: "Not Found The requested URL was not found on this server." I was able to access this website till last week but now its always ...
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No internet when cable is connected directly to pc

I have a router with static settings in it, my computer is connected to that router, I want to remove that router and connect my PC directly to the internet, I went to the ipv4 settings in network and ...
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How do I connect guest Kali VM to internet through NAT (network works, internet doesn't)?

Alright, I'm having some really weird problems with my VM, and I can't for the life of me figure it out. I got it set up to where I can ping my host machine, I can even ping other hosts on the ...
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Why do I lose data speed on my desktop (WLAN) without loosing signal?

I am running Windows 7 SP1 and I’ve just bought a Wi-Fi card (plugged in pci on my motherboard) for my desktop. My wireless adapter is a 300Mbps Wireless N PCI Adapter TL-WN851ND (US TP-Link page in ...
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What does it mean if a public IP address looks like a private IP address?

For example, I go to http://whatismyipaddress.com/ and it tells me that my IP address is 192.X.Y.Z. What does this mean? Isn't that a private IP address? How can I find my real public IP address? ...
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Share internet connection on a win 7 pc to other pc connected via router

My situation is this: I have a modem/router with 2 pc plugged each via lan cable, pretty standard setup. Unfortunately I find myself often with prolonged connection drop to my ISP. My fallback plan ...
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Downloaded video from youtube with Firefox and Downloadhelper is rotated and/or in worse quality than original

I try to download videos from youtube to my hard disk using Firefox 33.1 and the DownloadHelper 4.9.24 plugin. (I tried it as well on Windows XP and on MacOS X 10.6. Let's take the following video as ...
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Why do so many links in a myriad of different, unrelated web pages display “javascript:void(0)” and do nothing? [closed]

Why do so many links in a myriad of different, unrelated web pages display "javascript:void(0)" and do nothing? This happens all the time all over the web. I can see no correlating factors or ...
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VPN PS4 Connectivity Issue

I recently installed the VPN app Onavo Protect onto my iPad and installed the VPN software onto my iPad. Since I connected my iPad to my home wifi while VPN was installed, I've been having lots of ...
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Extending coax/ethernet network [closed]

Would this setup work? router -----> Ethernet to coax adapter (proven working) ------> Coax cable ----> antenna ------> antenna -------> coax cable -----> Ethernet to coax adapter (proven working) ...
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Kali Linux and hotspot wifi host [closed]

I'm running a Kali Linux Guest (VirtualBox) on a Windows 10 host. I have internet from an android device but on Kali Linux i don't have. Does anyone know how can i connect the guest to the internet ? ...
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How to exclude search results that match a URL instead of the content of the URL

Is there a way to tell major search engines to ignore search results where the matching phrase is in the URL itself and not the content of the URL? This came up while thinking about The First Number ...
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I'm looking for a way to disable and re-enable an internet connection

I found myself in the need to download about 30 gigabytes of data. On the downside however, the university I'm using the wired connection of itself has throttled the download speed to approximately ...
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Can softwares access internet through svchost without firewall attention

Can softwares access internet through svchost without firewall attention? I have added one of my programs in the Kaspersky's firewall and I set it to deny access to internet. But now I think it is ...
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Selective ping error

As you see below some sites do load and ping successfully others has to be opened using proxy such as "filterbypass" Would this be routing problem or the DNS resolver/ firewall behind ...
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How to diagnose random wifi outages

At my home network I'm experiencing random WiFi outages. My notebook is connected to WiFi and then all network traffic stops. The WiFi connection is fine, I have 90% signal strength (-47 dBi on ...
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How to tell if internet is down on Macbook

When ISP is down, we get limited connection error on Widows (see screenshots) with yellow exclamation mark on wifi toolbar, same thing happens in android. In this way we can tell that, there is some ...
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Opening downloaded programs on Windows 8.1 VERY slow

When downloading files from the internet in browsers such as Chrome it seems that they set a flag of some sort on the file telling Windows that the file was downloaded form the internet and that it ...
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Can't access server hosting my website, just my network

I'm having some serious issues, incredibly annoying to me. Recently I decided I wanted to point one of my domains to a web host online so I could put up a basic wiki, thought it wouldn't be a ...
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How can I see my ping on the Windows 7 taskbar? [duplicate]

For the purpose of playing online games, I'd like to have some sort of display on the taskbar showing the ping times to a particular server. Is there a way to set this up? (I'm hoping to avoid writing ...
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Can Windows 8's Internet connection be shared over Wi-Fi (making PC a hotspot)?

Is it possible to share my laptop's Internet connection with my Android Smartphone (Galaxy S III mini) over WiFi? I am running Windows 8.1 which is connected to the Internet using mobile broadband ...
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two home laptops accessing wifi

I have two laptop computers that are wi-fi accessible. But I cannot be on both computers on the internet at the same time. if i'm connected on one computer and my husband tries to use the other one, ...
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Weird sockets with eduroam

I’m using Windows 8 and using the XAMPP netstat window I can see my computer opening a second socket (port 4770) to the Eduroam server every time I connect. After that, it is closed and another socket ...
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Are IPv4 and IPv6 incompatible? [closed]

Are IPv4 and IPv6 incompatible? Can they be perceived as 2 different internet layer protocols? If yes, what are the significant differences which make them incompatible?
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Router intermittently loses signal, why?

My ADSL signal comes into my house by copper wires, reaches a tripolar socket where a filter is plugged in (the filter has a tripolar plug, a tripolar socket for the phone line and a RJ11 socket for ...
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Why is explorer.exe constantly sending request? Should I be worried?

I installed fiddler in Windows and this is what I see when Windows is idle (IE is not running) Why is explorer.exe constantly sending requests to google.com and reggistyle.su and also ...
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Can not connect to internet via wifi

My laptop, acer, vista, will not connect to internet even though the wifi connection is excellent, I have a wireless router N and am receiving internet service via hughesnet gen4. Have NO problem ...
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Renaming burned CDs

I'm stuck with a problem that would require a skill set a little farther than mine, I currently installed Ubuntu for the first time on a piece of hardware, but I didn't take in account that the ...
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Http Starts failing after a while using windows 8.1

I have problem with my connection on windows 8.1, it looks fine when restart my system, for this wget call. wget http://www.google.com/ as following result. --2014-11-26 17:59:37-- ...
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I am am connected to my wireless router at home but it won’t give me an Internet connection

I have a Thinkpad running Linux Mint 17 and my connection is on wlan0 which is the Intel Wi-Fi interface. Several days ago I was connected to the Wi-Fi router at home and everything worked like a ...
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Why is IE lacking in Add-on/ Extensions as other browsers? [closed]

I have always wondered that .. , perhaps it is directly related to the Trident layout engine? I need a good technical answer. thanks in advance
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Internet connection is gone after connecting a server PC

When I am connecting a particular PC to my switch (D LINK 10/100 8 port switch) the whole internet connection to other computers is gone. And while I remove the connection net is working good. What ...
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Cannot connect to the internet through direct modem connection

I do realize this is probably an issue on my provider's part (yes I have contacted them and a technician will be dispatched next week, but I assume you people know the frustration of not having any ...
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Registering a domain with domain privacy (whois): safe and secure way? [closed]

I need to register a domain to sell an apartment. I hope to host the Ad online. The Ad will have photographs of the locality, but no worthwhile personal info barring an e-mail address. It'll be ...
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Can my laptop's model have internet speed restrictions?

So I just upgraded to 120 Mbps internet. It works fine on all of the devices on the network, I get up to 90-100 on most. However, even connected through an ethernet cable, this specific laptop keeps ...
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Quickly Opening / Downloading A Bunch Of URLs

I got a bunch of urls, that are downloadable content, in my notepad (one link at a line). Is there anyway of quickly opening / downloading all the urls? Any piece of software or browser extension. ...
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Interent Connection stop and reconnets intermittently, while ping requests go through

Good day all I will keep this short, for the past week my internet has started becoming jittery, It will work fine then suddenly it will "go off", how I know this is my google drive says cannot ...
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Sharing a network connection of PC To a mobile Android device via USB Cable

I want to share my PC internet with mobile through USB. But I am not able to see any sharing tab in network connections. My operating system of PC is Windows 8 and My mobile is Android Kit Kat Version ...
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computer with wired connection unable to browse internet/ping correctly, although Skype/torrents remain functional (intermittent issue)

I'm at the end of my wits here so any help would be much appreciated. The following is an intermittent issue: it happened once before when I first moved into this flat last month, I looked into it a ...
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Internet browsing in bootcamp much faster than OS X

Hardware: iMac mid 2010 i3 processor 8GB ram Crucial M500 256GB SSD 120 Mbps internet through Time Capsule 4th generation connected with 1 Gbps cat 6 cable Software: OS X Lion Windows 7 through ...
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Consistent corruption of large single file downloads

I have experienced this problem the past few times that I have tried to update the software for my iOS devices, but it is also a consistent issue I have seen whenever I try to download large files ...
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No wireless on windows after using kali boot cd

Today I wanted to start playing around with kali so I downloaded the iso and burned it to a DVD, restarted the laptop and booted to the DVD pressed the first option which is just a boot. Wireless was ...
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Why I can't download file in HTTP from my wireless lan?

I have the following problem with my home wireless network. I have a router that give the ADSL access to my laptops. I can navigate but the problem is that when I download a file in HTTP using the ...
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Why java process keeps on sending and receiving packets thereby consuming internet continuously?

I was just having a look at my network activity as my internet bill for the month was way beyond my reach and i found that the java process in my mac has been continuously sending and receiving data ...
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Why does my internet connection speed drop down to nothing when using torrents?

I have 100Mbps/10Mbps connection. If I open any torrent, with download speed of 50kB/s, my connection goes down to 25Mbps immediately, and any website is really slow to load, even if it is just text. ...
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Software to measure quality of internet connection

We are going to get a demo of satellite internet connection. Office is based in remote scottish highlands where internet speed is quite bad ( below 2 Mbps per line), a lot of outages due to weather ...
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Linux users frequently disconnecting wired LAN

We have a LAN with about 200 users and servers. . All are in one big /23 subnet using unmanaged switches. Recently we have purchased new Internet connection. The ISP provided us with a Cisco router ...