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Win 7 PC & Win 8 NoteBook wireless internet share

I have a hotspot in my neighborhood. My laptop has excellent strength connection to hotspot and has ability to connect to hotspot well. my PC, with Windows 7, has a poor connection using a D-Link WiFi ...
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RDP connections keep dropping

I have an odd problem on my notebook (HP Pavilion dv7). My Internet connection seems OK for the most part. But lately I've been having trouble with Remote Desktop connections. While I can connect ...
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Avast Antivirus downloading data from net even when told not to update

This is a strange problem that I have never seen before. I have two machines, both running Win 7 and running the latest version of Avast, both seem to be downloading large amounts of data. I noticed ...
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How does an ISP have partial internet outage?

It has been 3 days, and the ISP I am subscribed to is having a partial internet outage. It can load a few websites; StackExchange (which I am using now), Google, YouTube, and Reddit works. However, ...
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Nodes with good internet connection can't communicate between each other

I have a server which suddenly wasn't available anymore. After long investigation I've found out the following: when I ping it from my local network ~20-25% of the ping packets is dropped I can't ...
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Incorrect Windows 7 “No Internet Access” notice

In Windows 7, I have a WiFi network that shows up with a warning icon overlay and the "No internet access" description as shown in this image: The other network shown there is a VirtualBox VM, ...
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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 to set TCP/IP settings in smart phone for a internet connection shared through a wifi by Windows 7 ad-hoc network

I have internet connection in my windows PC through a ethernet cable. Now i want to share internet connection with my phone over wifi. I created an ad-hoc network with internet connection sharing ...
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How to control and limit internet usage in a lan network?

Im working in an office which has so many computers who are connected to the internet via local network. However,some users are using internet more than expected and cause low bandwidth to others. I ...
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Night owl security system

I have a night owl wired security system that has a DVR located in my shop/garage that is separate from my house. The internet modem is located inside the house building. Can I use a wireless router ...
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How to connect 2 WiFi routers to a modem via a switch

I have a large(ish) house, and I have a WiFi router set up in the place where it gets signal to as much of the house as it can, however there are 2 rooms to the side of it where there is no internet ...
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multiple speed port on 100M internet connection

I upgraded my internet connection to 100M. But I'm not able to get this bandwidth. I have a vlan where 2 firewalls have access to it. Both are configured with auto negotiation on, but on of them is ...
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How can I monitor internet usage in my network?

I need to know which computer is consuming my bandwidth. Is there a tool to do this?
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Can I use Beetel 450TC3 as wireless router? [duplicate]

I am trying to extend wireless internet connectivity to another part of my house. My current modem + wireless router does not cover my entire house. So, I have installed a cat5 cable with RJ45 port ...
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How to download a file is multiple parts?

I have a limited internet connection, but I do have a 20GB flash drive. Is there anyway that I can download bigger files or games in multiple parts at a library and combine them later at home? I use a ...
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Two Internet Connections - One LAN (Load Balancing?)

If we have two different Internet Connections (one is substantially faster than the other), is there any way to connect both to the LAN, using some kind of load balancing to utilize both connections. ...
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Is downloading multiple files faster than downloading one file at a time?

Sometimes there's a need to download multiple files from somewhere. The protocol I'm specifically interested in is HTTP, however this question is also relevant to FTP or any other non-P2P protocol for ...
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Blacklist one single AP with xfinitywifi SSID on Mac?

I'm wondering if it's possible to target a specific AP out of about twelve in range of me all with the xfinitywifi SSID. I'm staying with my grandma for a few weeks and while thankfully there are ...
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adsl 2750 u wlan internet connection problems?

I have ADSL 2750 u that the LAN port have connection through a cable but when I connect through wireless device it can not give me internet connection?
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Internet connectivity problem with VMware Player

I've just installed Ubuntu 9.10 on VMware Player 3.00; the host OS is Windows 7. I can't get Ubuntu in the VMware Player to connect to the Internet. My Internet connection is wired and the modem/...
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WLAN: Upload over specific router with specific laptop doesn't work

I have brand new acer Aspire V15 Nitro, instantly after opening it, I upgraded from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10. Connecting to home WiFi functioned very well. It is just recently (the first time I ...
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Windows 10 No Internet

There's several no "internet" questions on here already, but most of them are a different scenario. The machine in question here is a Windows 10 Pro, Dell XPS 12, factory specs. It literally can ...
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No internet connection Windows 10

After uninstalling some programs i rebooted my laptop and now i don't have internet connection. Actually laptop connects to wifi bu still there is no internet. And there is no internet (wifi) graph ...
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One computer on network doesn't connect to internet

We have a small home network with 2 PCs and an assortment of mobile devices. Recently, the newer of the PCs froze and needed a restart. However, since the reboot, it won't connect to the internet. ...
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Connected to Wifi router but no internet access

Problem Connected to my wireless router at home won't give me internet access. What happened Several days ago I was connected to the Wifi router at home and everything works like a charm. Then I ...
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How can I access server from Internet which is behind router and router is connected to Internet via PPPoE?

I am having a home network setup, where my machines can communicate within my home to each other. This internal LAN is configured using a router, the router connects to Internet using PPPoE. I can ...
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stop images from being downloaded on webpage in chrome

I am on a limited connection. I would like to be able to stop chrome from downloading images (not hiding images) on webpages. I would also prefer any alternative browser as solution if this feature is ...
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isp - how is it impossible to connect internet except homepage?

one of ISP in my country allows free access to their website, but we have to buy data package to access the other internet. My question is: how does this works( accessing one website but not others)? ...
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How can I establish whether my network chip is failing?

In the middle of a Skype call yesterday, my friend told me my framerate and audio had abruptly dropped to broken and unusable levels. I could still see and hear him perfectly. Instant messaging works ...
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Slow Internet speed when HomePlug combined with router

I'm using HomePlug AV2 600 devices to connect upstairs with downstairs (router is downstairs). A check with iperf shows bandwidth of ~100Mbps, and data transferred on the local network from downstairs ...
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4G LTE Mobile Broadband internet for rural areas

I'm moving to a rural area where there is no internet service, however, it is covered by my carrier's 4G LTE network. I am considering mobile broadband. With a mobile hotspot, what can be expected as ...
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I need to occasionally restart my router to fix my internet connection. Can I detect it with a script and restart automatically?

I am using buffalo router WZR-HP-G300NH with DD-wrt firmware. The internet sometimes slows down and the devices cannot even join the WiFi. If I reboot the router, everything is back to normal. This ...
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Connect to internet with wifi, while wired to a different LAN through ethernet

So I have a small router I'm connected to through an ethernet cable, and I'm having multiple devices connecting to that router through wifi, so they can view my computer screen. Screen sharing on ...
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How to connect my laptop to the internet [closed]

I just purchased a Dell Inspiron 40000 but I would like to use an internet hookup and not WiFi, how would I proceed? thanks
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Ubuntu 15.10 wifi connection but often fails to get internet access

I am running ubuntu 15.10 and my Lenovo yoga 2 pro laptop often fails to connect to the Internet. This happens randomly and could pass several hours before it is able to connect again. The laptop ...
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How to share Internet connection of VMWare guest with host in VMWare Player?

I have a cheap 3G Internet stick with no driver support for my current operating system, yet that is currently my only way to get online. I had no trouble getting a connection with VMWare Player and ...
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Connection issues when visiting my website

I tried to visit my website today only to find that I couldn't connect to it. I decided to check out my web server to see if I could fix the issue, but I don't 100% know what I'm doing and am a bit ...
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How does my cable internet connection connect to the ISP? [closed]

Say I have comcast internet. I connect a modem to a coaxial wire that is connected to the wall. where does it go after that? does my coaxial cable combine with other users' coaxial before heading to a ...
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Windows 7 won't detect ethernet cable

A month or two ago, I bought an ethernet cable to replace my existing wireless connection on my computer, as I frequently live stream and wireless connection is too unstable to do that. I should also ...
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Cannot access internet from VirtualBox guest (Arch Linux)

I am using VirtualBox 5.0.20. The host machine is a MacBook running OS X 10.11.5 (El Capitan). The guest OS is 64-bit Arch Linux. When I installed Arch from the ISO, the guest's internet connectivity ...
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Internet disconnects every 15-20 minutes for about a minute and reconnects automatically

My internet connection is ADSL2+ and it was working fine for about 2 months till couple of days ago. Now I am facing problem of disconnection every 15-20 minutes. I have tried two different routers ...
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block all internet traffic and only allow manual added executables (Norton)

I would like to default block all my internet traffic. Therefore I have created within Norton a new data traffic regulation setting (ger.: Datenverkehrsregel) which blocks every income and outcome ...
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Can't ping to computer but reverse ping can

So Computer 1 can ping to computer 2 but reverse it can't Setup: Router A (192.168.0.xxx) 255.255.255.0 > Router B (192.168.1.xxx) 255.255.255.0 So computer1 on Router B can ping to computer2 on ...
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Set up SSH on Linux to browse Internet

My mobile broadband provider is not allowing me to connect to Internet except a specific URL (their website). Can an SSH be used to access another website by exploiting their website URL? If no, how ...
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Internet wireless connected with limited access, Windows Vista

I had some malware in my computer so I did a bit of manual work to remove it including resetting TCP/IP. Now the malware is gone. I can see my home wireless network and I can get connected to it, ...
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Does a typical home router support classless IP address?

All typical home routers I know of allow us to set a custom subnet mask, and because of this, I am really curious about whether they support the use of classless addressing scheme, meaning that in the ...
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Hyper-V: guest OS requires internet driver

I'm using windows 10 64-bit on my Asus gl552jx-xo093d (i5-4200H). I just installed Windows 7 Starter (32-bit) as VM on Hyper-V. When I start the VM, I can't access the internet. The problem is I can'...
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nslookup time out after 2 seconds but ping ok and internet connection slow

The configuration is a single Windows Server 2012 with AD and DNS installed. Each client user can login properly on AD with his DNS pointed on the DC server controller. But the issue is a very slow ...
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Windows 7 ADSL plus internet from my phone, chose a primary connection?

I want to stream to Twitch which require minimum 2 mbit/s upload speed which I do get from 3G on my phone, so I connect my phone to my PC through USB to share internet from phone to PC. The problem ...
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Connect server to internet over local machine

Ive got access to a server over ssh to run some experiments and need to download some packages over the internet to perform these. Unfortunately, the server has no connection to the internet, or ...