A connection to the internet, through which one can view web pages, access servers, etc.

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Sharing a Windows 7 wifi connection with a Raspberry PI

I have a Windows 7 PC that is using a Wireless network connection that I want to share on the PI. I have a working CAT 5 cable that I am using to connect the Win 7 PC to the PI. I have configured ...
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How to connect to internet from Ubuntu which is installed in a virtual machine using VMWare Workstation?

I have installed Ubuntu 9.04 on a virtual machine using VMWare Workstation. I have Windows 7 as my host OS. I want to connect to internet from Ubuntu. Can anyone please gives steps for connecting to ...
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New Windows 7 installation - No Internet Connection

I just reinstalled the whole laptop after wrapping my whole disk out. However, I am unable to work on certain functions right now. This includes widened screen, no function keys and most importantly ...
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Internet slows to a halt on one computer when another connects with ethernet - otherwise works fine

I've recently moved in with my partner and found that whenever his computer is on my internet connection slows down to the extent that I can't load webpages, but the moment his is turned off mine ...
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Is it Possible to Block IP while sending mails from sim card of data connection using Mobile? [closed]

I am sending mails to corporate mail IDs from my mobile using my sim card . 1) Is it Possible to Block my IP while sending mails from sim card of data connection using mobile? 2)Will service ...
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Can't choose home router [closed]

I have no fear of console and my old routers are awful (DSL-500T for bridging ADSL to LAN and then DSL-524 for distributing LAN across network and provide Wi-Fi). So I've decided to replace it with ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 suddenly cannot connect to WPA2/WPA Personal protected connection. Windows 7 can

I have a laptop with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04. I have a Cisco E1200 and when I set it up, it created 2 SSIDs. Let's name them: MyConnection (WPA/WPA2 personal), and MyConnection-Guest (no ...
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Multiple mac address connections from the same device

My internet speed dropped from aobut 90Mb/s to 0.5-2Mb/s. Only one computer seemed affected. So I was been looking through the device list on my Linkysys Smart Wi-Fi router and came across something ...
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System Proxy Settings not working after updating to El Capitan(10.11.1)

I am usually using internet through proxy and it was working great with Yosemite 10.10.5. But yesterday I have updated OS to El Capitan 10.11.1 and now same proxy settings are not working anymore. ...
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How to enable remote access for Synology DSM 4.3 device through Linksys EA6900

I asked this question on the synology forum, and no offense, but I'm not sure that I trust the answers so am posting here. I have a Synology DiskStation DS413j running DSM 4.3. I also have a Linksys ...
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The connection closed unexpectedly

My SO is a Windows 7 Prof 64b. Since two days ago I cannot connect myself internet way to a remote element. Constantly the message comes out for me without giving any option (The connection closed ...
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How can I “allocate” internet bandwidth to a specific app or device

So, I need to download a huge sized game (GTA 5). Its size is about 70 GB, but as my internet connection is not stable (sometimes fast, sometimes slow) and sometimes is very low, I need a way to "...
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How can I log on to Windows 10 without internet?

I set up a Microsoft account on my Windows 10 computer. Now without warning it won't let me log on without internet access. It asks me for the last password as I am offline, but will not accept this ...
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Gigabit router seems to only support 100mbps WAN?

I have 2 Dlink gigabit routers. not connected at the same time though. i bought the DIR-855L to replace the DIR-655. They are listed as Gigabit both WAN and LAN. But my 200mbps internet only comes out ...
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Why after Downgrading IE10 to IE8 I lost access to Internet

I can open localhost pages hosted on my IIS, but I can no longer access google neither my company services. What is the problem? By downgraded IE10 to IE8 I lost configurations? Do you have any idea?...
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MacBooks cannot ping gateway or internet, can communicate with LAN DNS and other LAN hosts

TL;DR: Problem MacBooks cannot ping gateway and several other hosts within netstat -nr output. LAN DNS is up and functioning properly. Problem Macbooks can access any service on most hosts in the ...
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How Can I completely prevent internet acess from my laptop [closed]

Is there a way to completely prevent internet access from my laptop I mean even if someone tried to connect the internet he will not be able unless using external data from a flash memory or a ...
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Sharing internet connection on multiple networks Windows Server 2008

I have a server running Windows 2008 R2 x64 with a total of three network cards: one on-board, one PCI, and one Wireless USB dongle (D-link DWA-140). The on-board card is connected to the internet, ...
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Authenticate WiFi client using custom database before giving access to the Internet

I want if following scenario is possible: One of my employees tries to connect to our company's WiFi. When he selects the SSID in available WiFi list, he is taken to a captive portal. There he ...
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Bypass “302 Found” ISP redirecton

I was goofing around with a usb broadband modem(sim card modem) I used a sim card with no current subscribed data plan.On opening google.com I was redirected to the "Buy A data plan Page"(Page to buy ...
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How can I Increase Internet Speeds?

In my house there are two users of the internet, me and my sister. When my sister doesn't use her phone I get faster speeds but when she starts using it my speed drastically decreases. I know that ...
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What causes Error 400?

When I connect to 4g network I keep getting an intermittent Error 400. My ISP claim one of the following: A machine problem (I tell them it happens on all machines) A router issue (I tell them it ...
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How can use One media convert to give internet connection to 4 houses?

Can I use one media converter to give internet access to 3 houses near my. My ISP saying he will be needing 2 media converts at each home with 8 port switch at each home. is it necessary? I mean can't ...
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Windows 10 store won't connect to the internet

I have Windows 10, and the store won't connect to the internet. The funny thing is, all my browsers (including Edge) work fine. Not only is the store not working, neither is Cortana, and I can't ...
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Laptop Internet keeps disconnecting

I've been having a problem for a few months now, but I had it before a few months, then I somehow managed to fix it, but now it's back. Only my laptop (meaning all other devices are connected to the ...
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sql connection lost when internet connection lost

I have some amazing problem, When the internet connection has been lost, all connection to sql server disconnect automatically (for example "sql server profiler" stop automatically and the trace ...
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Cannot access site from PC via Windows or Ubuntu

I have been unable to access a social network site: vk.com, since yesterday evening. At first I thought maybe it's just some virus or hosts problems etc, but I've checked everything and it's fine, and ...
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Sharing internet connection via Bluetooth

I am trying to share my laptops (running windows 8) internet connection with my desktop (running windows 7). I have connected two Bluetooth devices correctly but it detects Undefined Network below it ...
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Sony Vaio not connecting to internet on Wifi

My Sony Vaio laptop with Windows 2007 installation doesn't connect to internet on Wifi. It used to work all this while (last few years) but this problem started a few weeks back. It works fine when it'...
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Broken Images and Pages Do Not Load

I am using Chrome and get broken images. I also get "This Page is Not Available". Afrer refreshing I see "Resolving..." in status bar but page fails to load. Refreshing several seconds later brings up ...
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How do I use my laptops wifi connection on my desktop?

I recently acquired a pretty decent desktop which I installed windows 10 onto, the only fallback is the wifi card isnt very powerful so it keeps dropping its connection while my laptop continues fast ...
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Can't visit many websites except a few(google, wikipedia, yahoo)

My internet hasn't worked normally since yesterday. I can't visit a lot of websites, such as amazon.com, nba.com & my school website. I can visit Google, Gmail, Facebook, Wikipedia, Yahoo etc &...
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Windows 7 host, CentOS guest - internet connection

I have troubles connecting a CentOS guest on Virtualbox running on a Win 7 host. The host has been given two adapters: Host-only and NAT. ip a vi 03 Note: setting GATEWAY=10.0.2.2 still results ...
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Windows 8.1, change GSM registration mode from automatic to manual?

Is it possible to set GSM registration mode in system from automatic to manual? (e.g. I would like to use GPRS instead of LTE) on tablet with GSM modem (lenovo) I mean, Can I do, what the method: "...
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Removing a prank [duplicate]

This is a bit of an odd one. Someone (Probably roommate), somehow, installed something onto my computer that opens a "unsavory" website in my default browser every 10~15 minutes. It's not browser ...
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How can I see all active connections?

My Internet connection has been slow lately, and I think it might be a possible attack. A friend has told me to use Wireshark, but it is a big install, and I do not have the time to learn how to use ...
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Poor internet performance on single PC

I have been having a frustrating issue with my main desktop for the last few days, that I was hoping someone could shed a light on. I have 3 devices in my house, a laptop, a mac, and a PC. My laptop ...
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Internet refuses to work with Ubuntu

Our office has a few computers; those with Ubuntu installed lost wired internet connection. Last update is 6-4. As the other computers (Mac, MS-Windows) do work, we feel it has something to do with ...
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writing a program to detect if internet connection has been dsconnected?

I am using reliance Netconnect+ for internet connection. I am using windows 7 os. If the I plugin the netconnect+ device and connect to internet, it works fine. But when I leave the system for a long ...
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Periodic Internet connection loss with TP-LINK 4300 router

I have an issue with my TP-LINK TL-WDR4300 router. Since I bought it, I had some issues with connectivity, but after I disabled the hardware NAT option and reflashed the firmware to the same latest ...
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Wireless router simultaneously dropping multiple computers

I've read several articles online as well as Wireless internet router keeps dropping out Computer "loses" connection to wireless router intermittently My scenario is as follows: When ...
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Windows reports internet connection fine but can't load any pages

Since yesterday, I am unable to load any web-pages in any browser, I just get time-outs. I am able to ping e.g. www.google.com from the command line and this works fine I am able to establish a VPN ...
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Connect a G4 Mac to the internet connection on an iMac running OS X v10.10.5

What do I have to do to connect a G4 Mac running a much older operating system, to an iMac using OS X v10.10.5? The iMac is connected to the internet through a Comcast modem/router with an Ethernet ...
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Debian webserver crashes whole house connection

I have a small debian server installed in my house. It is connected via ethernet as any other pc in the house. When it is turned on, after a while (can be 10 minutes as 12 hours) the connection ...
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Internet connection not working

I'm having a problem, where my computer has absolutely no internet - neither over Ethernet or over Wi-Fi (using USB adapter). I'm in an online (multiplayer) match and, suddenly, Poof! Attempting to ...
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Cannot connect to the internet, “ipconfig” is blank

I have a HP Pavilion computer running Windows 8.1, and the other day it stopped connecting to the internet, although it would still list WiFi routers. I tried three sources, and none worked, although ...