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

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Access VMware based webserver from any computer via internet

I have created a web server(ubuntu server OS), on my web-development machine, using VMware Workstation. Now I want that I could point my website's nameservers to this virtual machine servers & ...
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No internet connection in Virtual Machine on selecting NAT in VMWare workstation

I'm facing this strange problem from yesterday where if I select NAT as the network adapter in VMWare, I'm not getting any internet connection in the VM. I have a requirement where I have to have the ...
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How do I give HTTP connections higher priority in TP-LINK TD-8901G modem?

I have a TP-LINK modem. My web browsing/surfing speed decreases when I'm transferring files between other computers which are connected to this modem, and when a torrent client is downloading from 20+ ...
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What causes buffering?

If I have a slow internet connection, what is normally the cause of buffering? In the example of a youtube video, why is there stop and start to my video's progress rather than just a slow developing ...
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Maingear Vybe PC Dropping Internet Connection

I just bought a Vybe computer from Maingear. It worked fine for about a week, but for the last five weeks, it keeps losing the internet connection (yes, I have swapped cable and ports). After the ...
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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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How can I fix my internet connection when “ my computer appears to be correctly configured”

I am new to this website, I don't know if my question is an off topic question, or even if this is the suitable place to ask. Please tell me if I am in the wrong place. Since some days I ma facing ...
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Belkin n+ wireless router losing modem/internet connection frequently

Belkin n+ wireless router is connected to older Dell Dimension 5100 desktop - could this be causing the modem issues where the router continuously drops modem/internet connection?
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Who provides the Internet service to Internet Service Providers (ISPs)?

I've been wondering recently about how the infrastructure of the Internet really works. I know that I have an Internet Service Provider (ISP) that supplies my connection to the Internet. But what ...
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Home internet periodically stops working for several minutes at a time

I've been experiencing this problem with my internet connection for a few months. The internet goes down for 2-5 minutes, then comes back up with no intervention. This happens regularly, about twice a ...
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How to monitor my connection continuity within 24 hours

I have a bad ISP, and my internet cuts off for like 10 seconds every 2 hours or so and return. According to my ISP it's fixed, but they've been saying that for weeks now. My question is, is there a ...
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VPN Duration in Multi-session

I have a VPN in my office through which I connect to the Internet; but just for limited time (4 hours a day). Be connected longer than that and it expires till next day. So, I wanna know how I can ...
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cost effective internet between 2 devices

Hi I have TWC internet service with their modem what is the best cost effective way to hook up my xbox 1 and my computer? Is there a cheaper way than buying a route? Thank You
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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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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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When is Windows connecting to the internet? [on hold]

More specifically, at which point in time, during boot, does a windows 7 (Home Premium SP1 64bit) system typically establish an internet connection? By typically I mean with the default number of ...
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How to set up two internet conenctions, on LAN with NAS

I have two internet connections, one via ADSL which is fast but costs money, and one via LTE which is slow but free. My setup is a few Time Capsules, a Mac Pro, a Mac Mini, several MacBooks, iPhones ...
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Internet working selectively on some devices

I have a HP pavilion p028tx with windows 10 and a tp-link modem. The wifi i am using is getting connected in the laptop but with a limited sign and no internet access is available. I can connect other ...
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Still getting 407 from Proxy after CONNECT

I'm in a corporate network that access to the Internet through a proxy. For instance I have connection to the Internet through the browsers (Firefox, Chrome ...) The problem is that when I’m trying ...
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Debian Internet Connection Cannot Access Internet

I'm have a problem, I cannot access the internet. I'm using a dell inspiron 6400 with debian kernel 3.2 installed. My windows manager is xfce4. I was never able to figure out the wired network, ...
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Have router at home on desktop— can I access internet with laptop while traveiling

I have a Linksys router located at home to access laptop in other areas of house. When I am traveling, is there a way to access the internet through my router at hone?
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Increase and force concurrent connection in chrome

I have bandwidth monitor installed to monitor, Well my bandwidth. the thing is when I watch youtube at morning I can stream videos at full speed, yet after 7 PM and streaming becomes very slow. the ...
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LAN settings don't save (“managed by your system administrator”)

I'm using WiFi connections or a 3G modem to connect to the Internet, but sometimes the connections break and the LAN settings change to use a proxy server. I have never set a proxy server, and I do ...
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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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Connection control query

My computer reconnects to the internet constantly. If I place it on airplane mode, it still connects, if I disable devices it enables them, if I uninstall drivers it reinstalls them. It is a Lenovo ...
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LAN connection not working when cable plugged after removal

I am facing a weird problem recently. When I reboot my computer with the LAN cable plugged in, it's connected and everything works fine. But when I remove the cable and plug it in again, it detects ...
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Assigning different IPs to each app with VPNs without the use of VMs?

I'm trying to run multiple copies of an app (game) while forcing each copy to have a different IP. I tried using forceBindIP with no luck (Tried connecting to a VPN and forcing Firefox to run on my ...
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Can't access internet after installing antivirus

I'm using Windows 8.1 Pro - 64 bit. Today, I installed AVG Internet Security 2015 on my laptop, but afterwards, I can't access the internet. I use a WiFi connection, but after installation, my laptop ...
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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 ...
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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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Does Dropbox affect Internet line speed?

My Internet speed is awful. Browsing, the works. Does Dropbox affect internet line speed because of the constant updating of the info in your Dropbox?
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Connection problems

My internet connection is having issues. I have one computer a Wii and a neotv box. I have a wireless router, internet will work fine for phones, Wii and neotv until i turn on my computer and then ...
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My VPN appears to be making my cable internet connection 5X faster?

My Internet connection is for 30 Mbps with TWC (Cable), which is usually pretty close to what I actually get. However, lately I've been using a VPN (PrivateInternetAccess.com) on my desktop. I was ...
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Can you explain why I am losing internet connection?

Problem Here is the problem. I live in an apartment together with two of my roommates. Each of us lives in a separate room (see diagram: Mine is Blue, Room1 and Room2 are where my roommates live). ...
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What network config setting is blocking my computer from accessing the Mac App Store?

I've been elevated to a Senior Tech at Apple Care and he's stumped too. I can't get into the Mac App Store, seemingly regardless of what network I'm on. All other internet apps seem to function, but ...
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Edge & Store have no internet access

I somehow must have scrambled my Win10 install: everythink is OK, Chrome works fine, but Edge keeps saying "Hmm, we can't reach this page". Also the Store does not seem to have internet access, and ...
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Gateway not connecting to internet from a single device

My goal is to try and setup OSMC on a Raspberry Pi v1 Model B that I can use as a media center connected to my living room TV. I have successfully got it hooked up to the TV and the Comcast ...
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Mac cannot browse, ping works fine

I cannot browse websites in Chrome/Safari. Internet works, ping works, traceroute works. Even "telnet google.com 80" works!! (shows me html-code). But not in browsers. Tried Safari, Chrome - ...
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Dropping a connection upon a certain event

Is it possible to drop connections to a number of remote stations when another is open? For example say we have a set of machines with the network addresses (IPs) {A, B, C} and another with the ...
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Internet goes out 15-20 times per hour

I have 90 megabit Comcast Internet at my house. It comes in via coax, and my PC is hardwired to the modem-router via Ethernet cable (not wi-fi). Roughly 15-20 times per hour (every few minutes), my ...
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What to do with excess internet bandwitch?

I have pretty decent internet speed but I would like to know what to do with excess bandwidth. As I am already a part of BOINC Distributed computing I would prefer something charitable. I searched up ...
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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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Download speeds are good. Upload speeds are terrible. Win7

I’m running Windows 7 with a wired connection to my Verizon FIOS router. My download speeds are usually around 80 Mbps, but my upload speeds are lucky to break 1.0 Mbps. This is a new problem, ...
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Remote desktop connection black screen on ICS, but ok when on WiFi

Working: One computer is connected to the router by cable (remote desktop host) and the other one through WiFi(client computer). In this configuration all works fine. Not working: Now to get better ...
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Share internet connection from laptop to laptop

Is it possible to share my internet connection from my laptop to my friends laptop?
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DNS not working on ubuntu server 14.04

I'm trying to update my ubuntu 14.04 server, but I'm struggling a bit on it, as it seems that it's unable to reach the DNS server. as a result: $ ping 8.8.8.8 PING 8.8.8.8 (8.8.8.8) 56(84) bytes ...
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Losing connection in several different multiplayer games

I'm having a connection problems with several multi-player games. It always happen during loading screens before the match, and I'm having problems identifying what could be the potential problem. ...
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Google Chrome - Disable Network Connection

Using Google Chrome, is it possible to "Work Offline", that is, disable the network connection. I'm looking for the same feature that is included in Firefox 4.x under the File menu called Work ...
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asus rt-n16 weird thing - turns itself off (from time to time)

until now everything worked ok long time, but I started to have weird problem. My specification: asus rt-n16, DD-WRT v24-sp2 (07/24/13) mega - build 22118 In the last week my router stopped ...
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Lenovo Y50 continuously disconnects from WIFI - but only when it's plugged in

About a month ago, my computer started disconnecting from the internet (but usually claiming it was still connected to the network with full bars) every 2-3 hours or so. I tried a System Restore, ...