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

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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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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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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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VirtualBox and Mac OS X internet connection trouble

I've read through the proposed solutions and network configurations and still can't seem to connect to the internet in my VirtualBox Ubuntu instance on my Mac OS X running El Capitan. You tell me ...
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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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FTP protocol Extremely slow on Windows 10. What could be causing this?

I am running 2 different devices (A pc and a laptop) both on the same network, both Windows 10. The laptop has standard transfering speeds on the FTP protocol. The PC has extremely slow transfer speed ...
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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Monitor wifi connection over time

I have very poor WIFI. My speeds range from about 1.9 to 3 Mbps download speed on a good day. Not only that, but my internet cuts out constantly. My wired Internet has speeds I can't complain about. ...
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Win7 stuck on identifying network

I looked all over the web, and I saw many solutions to this issue, but none of them worked for me, and I don't know what to do anymore. It's a win7 PC, professional edition x64. I'm using a Realtek ...
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Unchangeable proxy setting [duplicate]

Today suddenly my browser stoped to load pages with error cannot detect proxy. But i use direct connection not proxy connection. then i go to the LAN settings in the internet option i saw that proxy ...
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Share wvdial internet connection through ethernet

I have a PC which is connected to internet using a USB dongle and wvdial. I would like to share the internet connection over Ethernet with other PCs using a router. How can I connect the PC, and ...
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Same Public IPs is possible?

As I understand two computers can't have the same public (external) IP address. Except for if those two computers are connected via the same router, then they can have (share) the same public IP ...
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How do I fix this internet connection error?

I am getting errors like: ERR Name Resolution Failed ERR tunnel connection failed DNS probe finished nxdomain I am using airtel broadband connection.
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Virtualbox Ubuntu Guest Internet Connection - Any Ideas

My issue is basically that I cannot access the internet from an Ubuntu VM. I'm trying to figure out how to do so, and would very much appreciate help in doing so. I realize that there are quite a few ...
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Protect debian from a typical dropper (malware)?

I have a Debian box that I have pretty secure. Browsers are rarely used, except lynx which is used almost exclusively to download specific files. The daemon servers running on the machine are just a ...
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I am unable to stream videos on specific sites and more problems with my internet

For the past one week, I am unable to stream videos on a few sites. Also, Stack exchange displays this error on top of the website: Stack Exchange requires external JavaScript from another ...
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Use Multiple Internet connections on the same Computer but for different apps

I know this is quite similar to the questions asked before however none of them answered my question. Please read this before downvoting. What I basically want to do is if I have a 4Mbit(on WiFi) line ...
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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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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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Virtual Switch has Internet access but Hyper-V VM does not have Internet access

I have an issue that has stumped me. Recently installed Windows Server 2012R2 on a Hyper-V VM. I setup everything correctly on the switch and VM config. The Internet worked just fine after Windows ...
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Why is my internet not as fast as it says it is

I have done multiple online internet speed tests, including ookla, and all have said that my internet has a download speed of around 15Mb/s. I am an avid PC gamer, and when I download games off of ...
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Divide monthly Internet volume allowance in 6 equal parts

Here I live with 5 other people and we are charged for a limited package. Some use more and some less. We want to divide our plan in 6 equal parts with user and password. Is this possible?
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Lenovo S10-2 - Internet connection LED

I'm using a Lenovo S10-2 with Windows XP home. Recently the LED on the front that indicates the internet connection starts blinking from time to time. Usually it's either on or off. Why is it blinking ...
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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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WordPress-hosted blogs inaccessible from Vietnam [closed]

I'm in Vietnam and I am having problems accessing WordPress blogs. As long as it's (something).wordpress.com, I can't open it. I tried using different browsers, different devices (phone, tablets, ...
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MOBA vs MMORPG delay

When I play games like Dota 2 on a server located on the opposite side of the world, i will experience very obvious delays. Eg. If i click a character to move, it will only start moving 3 sec later. ...
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No internet access on VM bridged to Hamachi network interface

I am using Windows 7 and am using a 3G USB adapter to connect to the internet.I set up a Windows XP virtual machine in VMWare and Hamachi on the Windows 7 PC. Hamachi works properly on the Windows 7 ...
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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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Share Pc' s wifi internet connection to router and spit it out trough it

Basicly im trying to share the an internet connection that i receive through wifi from my bestfriend's place to my place and Extend it trough a router for my consoles and other computers in my ...
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Laptop doesn't connect to WiFi if it has less than 5 bars

So I've had this issue with my laptop's network card (Ralink RT3290) where everyone around me can get on the WiFi that's not that far away while I can't because I have less than 5 bars of reception. ...
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WiFi dongle working strange

I use a D-Link WiFi dongle on my PC (Win 10) to connect to my network and it's behaving strangely: I see the network and I can connect to it without any problems. But after a couple of minutes, it ...
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Unidentified Network:Unable to connect

I'm unable to connect to the internet with my modem.Network Connections displays 'Unidentified Network'. Last time I had a connection was yesterday before 10am.The problem started when it displayed ...
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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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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 & ...