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Connect to the internet via routing through another PC?

Build Windows 2008 R2 Server. Two (2) Ethernet ports: One Ethernet port, statically assigned to 192.168.2.4, is connected to an internal subnet (192.168.2.x), which I'm using for a local test ...
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1answer
84 views

Why can I view my site over a 3G connection but not through my wifi?

So, I am sitting in my office with four computers on the same network and internet connection. Two of the computers can visit this particular website. Two of the computer get a message "Google ...
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0answers
30 views

One computer on network redirected to 127.0.0.2 instead of website, other can access fine

www.reddit.com is being redirected to 127.0.0.2 on one computer on the network, but the other is fine. I have already checked the hosts file and the website is not listed. Any ideas?
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1answer
116 views

All of my Windows computers won't connect to the Internet (LAN or WiFi)

My Windows computers: Desktop - connected to LAN. Error: LAN connection / Ethernet Adaptor may have a problem Laptop - connected via WiFi Error: "Limited Access" Laptop - connected via WiFi Error: ...
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0answers
132 views

Can't connect to the internet via Windows 8.1 - Ubuntu works fine

I have Ubuntu and Windows 8.1 installed on separate physical disks. When I start my computer I get to choose which one I want to enter. When I enter Ubuntu, I can access the internet just fine, but ...
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1answer
108 views

Windows command-line: Fastest way to disable internet (keeping LAN)?

Split question: this other one here is for Linux. I think the easiest way to deactivate internet (not LAN) in Windows command-line is to remove the default gateway, so, assuming LAN is ...
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4answers
785 views

How to Bypass Wifi Restriction At School?

I've asked a question like this on a different thread but got put on hold cause I didn't give enough details. Now I understand what's going on and thought I should re-word the question and ask again. ...
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1answer
586 views

Understanding Windows Routing Tables and Default Gateways

long-time reader, first-time poster! First, let me thank you all for reading this post, and for having such great answers to everyone's questions. I think this is the only time I've had to post ...
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1answer
360 views

Sound lag/glitch while browsing internet (loading pages) [closed]

yeah that's crazy. Never happened this before, but started happening few days ago and can't trace down what. And please don't suggest audio drivers, it worked fine for ages and I got latest version. ...
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1answer
74 views

Save proxy credentials after clicking “never save this password”

I entered my proxy credentials in Chrome when I started surfing, I hit Never save this password by mistake, now every time I load a new website, Chrome asks me to enter those credentials again, how do ...
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0answers
30 views

BITS process is getting started automatically

I have disable BITS ( Background Intelligent Transfer Service ) lots of time. This process chokes my internet bandwidth. Every time I have to go and stop the service and disable it. But then after ...
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3answers
58 views

IE and Chrome not loading web pages

I have a laptop running Windows 7 x86 on our network where IE and Chrome are not loading websites. The internet is working fine with other services. Skype and Lync work, and I can ping web addresses ...
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3answers
5k views

How can I uninstall K9 Web Protection without admin password?

I'm trying to uninstall K9 from a Windows Vista 32-bit computer, and I do not have the K9 admin password or know the K9 admin email. I do however have administrative access to the computer. I also can ...
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1answer
67 views

What are the recommended internet security measures to take? [closed]

I have built a special-purpose server, the only purpose of this server is to download some data from a remote(internet) data feeder and then do some data processing. The only internet connection I ...
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0answers
187 views

HostedNetwork/Internet Connection Sharing not assigning IP addresses

I currently have internet via a Ethernet cable, and I would like to share that internet connection via a WiFi card. I ran the following commands to setup a WiFi hotspot, and then shared my Ethernet ...
0
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1answer
48 views

Access website using a machine with no internet access

I have two machines, both machines are running Windows 7. Machine A: has Internet access while Machine B: does not have internet access. Machine A and B are in the same network. Machine A access ...
0
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0answers
156 views

Force windows to stop internet connection swapping

I am using two separate internet connections to play and stream online games. Both have almost same in capabilities, although the first one has better in-game latencies, and the second has quite ...
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2answers
50 views

Internet & Email Sharing

I have a workgroup of ten computers connected to internet on a broadband ADSL line via a 24 port switch. There is no server. The internet bills have gone so high that I want to eliminate seven to ...
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0answers
105 views

Share Windows PPPOE connection with Linux

I have a windows computer connected wirelessly to router and connected to Raspberry Pi (Raspbian Linux) with LAN cable. I need to connect to PPPOE connection and enter my credentials to connect to ...
2
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1answer
4k views

Setting multiple gateway for internet connection

In our office we have windows xp and 8 pc connected in network.We are using about 4 internet connections. But in pc only one default gateway is set.But if one internet connection is failed then ...
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2answers
339 views

Measure Internet usage by computers on a network

I have 3 PCs running Windows(including my PC) on the same network. All three of them are connected to one ADSL Router. My requirement is to measure the internet usage(No. of Bytes Downloaded & ...
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1answer
1k views

Configuring group policy to bypass proxy server for local addresses and adding a domain to trusted root certificate authorities

I am an intern who has just started in a new company. I have never used the group policy editor before. However I suggested that I believed it is possible to accomplish the two tasks we wish using the ...
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0answers
254 views

No Internet After Uninstalling Avira Internet Security

I am having an issue with one of client machine where after uninstalling Avira Internet Security I lost my internet connection. A weird thing is that, I can still open one website, but not the rest. ...
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1answer
174 views

is there a web accelerator for windows?

What I mean is a software that does what opera turbo or fastun do, where you can compress html data and recompress images (this last part is very important), but without requiring untrusted servers ...
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1answer
48 views

Using 2 internet connections (cable and mobile)

Is there any possibility to use as default my cable internet and mobile if my cable will go down but I want to switch to mobile internet AUTOMATICALLY. OS: Windows 7/8/2012
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2answers
2k views

Changing router MAC address causing internet to stop working after new cable modem installation

I used to change my MAC address in my router configuration all the time in the past. However, I recently upgraded with my ISP and they installed a new cable modem. What I normally do is modify the ...
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0answers
246 views

rr.com appended to URL and I don't know why

I've been having some pretty bad and intermittent internet connectivity issues. I keep getting timeouts on my browsers, or what appears to be timeouts on my browsers. In Chrome it's generally error ...
1
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1answer
505 views

Is it possible for a PC to use two net connections simultaneously?

We have two net connections in our office - a 10mb Wired DSL provider and a 3mb Wireless backup provider. The wireless is a backup, but it has the advantage of 3mb upload speeds whereas the wired is ...
0
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1answer
348 views

Monitor/Track data sent over internet by an application

How do I monitor/track (and possibly save) the data that is sent over the internet by an application? Example: I have an application "X", it sends some data over the internet, now I want to know what ...
0
votes
1answer
7k views

The little eye on the right hand side when logging in passwords [duplicate]

I just finished reading an answer to this question - but why is this happening? I had someone come out to fix my internet explorer - which was running super slow due to a recent install of HP printer ...
0
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1answer
245 views

Wifi internet and network acces only via bluetooth adapter

I want to have wifi access via my bluetooth adapter. I have a computer without wifi adapter, but i do have a bluetooth adapter (usb). I was wondering how to use my bluetooth adapter as a wifi adapter. ...
4
votes
1answer
158 views

Windows 7 Internet Only Works In IE (Not proxy, or Windows updates)

A friend of mine turned on their computer today and Firefox did not open any webpages they tried to navigate too (namely mail.google.com). Anyway, they called me up since I do tech support and this ...
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1answer
4k views

Generic Ethernet drivers for WINDOWS

Background: I have a custom built box that I like to setup with multi-boot using GRUB2 and having Windows 7 x64, latest Linux Mint x64, and couple other Linux/Unix distros. I've had this setup ...
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0answers
66 views

Windows XP wont connect to a wireless network all that shows up is hpsetup

I have a Toshiba Windows XP laptop, its been away for a long time but i've recently wanted to use it. When I try to connect it to the internet only thing that shows up is hpsetup. I have a router ...
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3answers
1k views

Temporarily block internet connection for a program

I'm developing an application which is supposed to work in 2 modes online and offline. I need a simple and fast solution to block the internet connection for this particular application. ...
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1answer
2k views

Internet via tethering: How to limit PC internet usage? [duplicate]

Occasionally, I need to tether my android phone to my laptop to get internet. I have very little mobile internet (500MB /month) and it can disappear very quickly. I need a few tips on how to use force ...
3
votes
1answer
3k views

Internet connection issues after installing Windows Phone 8 SDK

first of all I must admit, that I'm not good in all this network stuff. I am using Windows 8 OS. On my laptop (Lenovo G570) I have installed Windows Phone 8 SDK and shortly after this I started ...
2
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0answers
503 views

Internet connection gets unstable when Windows laptop joins [closed]

I recently started renting out a room to someone who has a Windows-laptop. Everything we have is Apple (2 Macbooks, 1 iPad, 2 iPhones, 1 iMac) connecting to an Apple Airport Extreme which extends the ...
1
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2answers
193 views

Internet keeps connecting and disconnecting

I have a PC running 32bit Windows 7 Professional. My wireless internet card is Edimax EW-7128G, it is inside my computer case and it is connected to an antenna. My problem is: I have a wireless ...
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0answers
922 views

Unable to open WP8 emulator within Visual Studio (opening from Hyper-V manager works)

Now this problem is (so it seems) directly connected with this issue: No internet access on WP8 emulator (despite working connection in Win8) I will explain in a minute, as to how. I have a problem ...
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2answers
6k views

No internet access on WP8 emulator (despite working connection in Win8)

This is a follow up to a question that was closed because it was been marked as vague. I have to respectfully say that I don't understand why it was recognised as ambigous, but I will try to clarify ...
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3answers
84 views

Sharing internet from a laptop to other laptop

Here is my scenario. I have two laptops with me A and B. A is getting wireless internet connection from a Router. B(no wireless) is connected to A via LAN (I can ping two laptops from each other and ...
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4answers
6k views

How do I stop Windows Operating System from using up my bandwidth quota?

I'm in NZ, which means my internet is capped at 5GB, which is not funny. I notice on my Windows 7 that even after disabling automatic update (don't worry, I flick it back on during my off peak hours) ...
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0answers
61 views

Monitering Bandwidth over lan

I am using ccproxy to moniter which computer in my house is using how much bandwidth. I created an account and set it to "Permit Only" and Authentication type "IP address". I created new account but ...
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votes
2answers
1k views

How to share internet using USB dongle on windows vista [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Setting up wifi router as a switch for Internet Connection Sharing I am running windows vista on my laptop and use a USB dongle for accessing Internet. I have a Netgear ...
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1answer
579 views

Why can't my windows xp latop connect to wireless router from comcast?

I have a hp laptop with windows xp. I have tried to connect to my wireless network, a ubee modem with netgear router, but havent been able to. I can find my network on the wireless list and try to ...
2
votes
3answers
102 views

Linking two networks that have a common device

I recently bought a Samsung Smart TV having in mind to connect it to the Internet. Because my router is very far from it and not wanting to buy an expensive wireless for the TV, I created a homemade ...
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0answers
715 views

How can I limit my data usage over tethering on Windows?

The excess data charges if I go over my tethering data limit are ridiculously. Fennec already stated the question well. Because of this, and on general principle, I'd like to have some tools ...
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0answers
70 views

Which Windows services and startup programs can I disable/modify to optimize performance/security?

For Windows Vista SP2 and Windows 7: I use this stand-alone (no LAN) computer at home exclusively to browse the internet, nothing else!.. I have another computer I use for development and testing ...
1
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1answer
576 views

why IE works very slow? [closed]

When comparing IE with firefox or chrome loads very slow and some times non responsive why? because of the way its programmed while developing or is there any difference while connecting to servers ...