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File Download speed is 60kbps but speedtest shows 5.7mbps. Why is that?

My speed test on checking shows 5.7 Mbps but when i try to download files: it downloads in the speed of 60 kbps only? I'm getting a lot of nuisance. Help me
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How to use network interfaces as a bridge for another PC?

I have a server (let's call it PC1) which I cannot connect to the internet "normally" for various reasons. I have another PC (PC2) with wireless a wireless connection and an available network port. I ...
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Intermittent internet connection (strange problems)

Recently I have been experiencing problems with my internet connection. Access to the internet drops across all devices periodically and seemingly randomly. The error says that websites server cannot ...
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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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Ethernet adapter does not work for a period of time

I have a rather strange problem, all of a sudden, without any changes - my ethernet adapter stopped working (from one start up to the next). However, after about 10 minutes it starts working again (...
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Not able to connect to internet in ubuntu after changing modem settings

I used to connect from broadband connection in ubuntu as shown in http://askubuntu.com/questions/100489/how-to-set-up-a-broadband-connection but then I did some changes in modem as shown in http:/...
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Router crashes if download speed goes to high

If I cap my download speed to 1.5 mb/s or 2 mb/s my internet is stable however if I set the download speed cap to unlimited or 3+ mb/s it looks like my router crashes and my internet stops. During ...
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How do “huge routers” look like?

I am new to networking, I found out that I can use traceroute to see the routers that my packets travel through in order to get to their final destination. For example: In order to get to Google.com, ...
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When it comes to internet sharing in a Mac OS X Maverick, is this normal?

I currently have internet sharing enabled on my iMac: When I try to connect other devices to the Mac's WiFi, be it smartphones, tablets or laptops, I don't have internet access regardless. Checking ...
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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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Sharing Internet connection to other devices through a router

I got a Raspberry pi which is connected to router's wan port. Another win7 computer is connected to the router's lan port. I tether my phone to raspberry and want to share its connection to the other ...
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Internet Sharing on OS X Mavericks stopped working

I have an iMac with OS X Mavericks (10.9) installed. I've been using the Internet Sharing feature to connect to other devices regularly, but since last week the Internet Sharing option has stopped ...
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How to monitor internet bandwidth on network [duplicate]

I would like to know the following.. I am in a local area network where there are 20 pc's connected to a switch. However, we always run out of data (internet) as there are some colleagues who use ...
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How to minimize unwanted net usage by processes to a trickle?

I have this problem sometimes of what seems like excessive Internet bandwidth usage. Sometimes I have to use a metered connection, so the issue becomes more important. Leaving aside things like ...
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Failed to load resource: net::ERR_TIMED_OUT in All browsers

I have a problem with all my web browsers, for example when i try to enter to google play, images are not showing and i get this error: Failed to load resource: net::ERR_TIMED_OUT in the developer ...
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Occasional SSL problems on private WiFi

Once in a while I would get a problem like this: It happens to any website (e.g., even in Gmail). After a few hours the problem's gone even if I didn't do anything to fix it. What could be causing ...
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Getting fairly low internet speed

I have a WiFi connection at my home with a 1 Mbps plan. Now this means that I should be generally getting around 110-125 KBps speed, but for some reason my speed is always in the 20-50 range. I have ...
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From beginner, extend coverage with router or extenders?

I'm a network novice, so please bear with me. I want to extend internet coverage throughout the apartment, and I have no idea how to do it. Our apartment looks more or less like the image below. The ...
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Network Setup for Intranet and Internet via two ISPs

I am planning on upgrading my current network setup, as I will be renting another completely separate line from a second ISP (to separate office and home). Whilst I do want to get internet from TCOM ...
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Most effective way to display the internet light-on-dark?

Due to some serious lapse of judgement, most of the internet, this site included >:(, is displayed as black-on-white ­­— which is the way that it makes sense to display printed text — instead of light-...
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Linux - Share local network only

I have tow ethernet cards on PC: eno1: Connected to router ( getting internet connection network:192.168.200.0) eno2: Connected to access point (to share my connection to others network:192.168....
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Ping OK, but no Internet access on Ubuntu, while on Windows everything is OK

On the same machine when running Windows wired Internet connection over Ethernet cable to router, connection is fine; but when running Ubuntu liveCD (from USB stick), ping OK, but no Internet access: ...
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How do I manupulate the speed of a shared internet connection?

I have shared the WiFi internet connection of my laptop to a local network via ethernet as shown in the image below. Since I have a 100Mbps WiFi connection, I want to reduce that speed and provide ...
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Rebooting modem only fixes speed for short period

My internet speed is far below its normal speed, when I restart the modem the connection will go back to it's normal speed, but only for a matter of minutes, then it drops way down again. I'm on AT&...
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How to track down a process or potential virus that is eating my bandwidth on Windows 10?

I'll try my best to explain. I was on a rush today, so I downloaded something from a source I didn't know. I didn't double check (yep, my bad) and run the executable. I didn't explicitly run it as an ...
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what does the result of my wifi diagnostic test tell

what does these mean LAN Connection Check Test Switch LAN PORT 1 DOWN Test Switch LAN PORT 2 DOWN Test Switch LAN PORT 3 DOWN Test Switch LAN PORT 4 DOWN WLAN Connection Check Test WLAN Root AP ...
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Why can't I download all files at high speed when I can stream HD YouTube videos without buffering?

I recently got a new internet connection. When I am watching videos on YouTube, there is no buffering for 720p or 1080p videos. If I download these videos using YouTube Download Manager, I get a ...
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How can I download a website and the links it references, but nothing more? [duplicate]

I have a list of links here: https://docs.oracle.com/javase/tutorial/reallybigindex.html That I would liked all downloaded. Would anyone know how this would go?
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DNS Address could not be found - firewall

I'm using FortiGate 80C, have face this error when browsing. This message appear, then after few second it will redirect to the page. My question is why does this error occur and how to get rid of ...
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Route to Internet router from different subnet

I ran into a situation where my network is setup like the following: In this image my Computer A is connected with WiFi DSL router which is connected to the Internet. Computer A and B are directly ...
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Foreign website addresses - unable to access

Why is it that when I enter www.jackdaniels.com/visit I am directed to www.store.jackdaniels.co.uk. This is not what I want. Recently went on trip around the distillery and they told us that we could ...
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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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Shutdown computer automatically after set bandwidth is used

On my internet pack that I now have, I get a set amount of data free for use at midnight. What I would like to do is to automatically shutdown my computer after the set amount of data is used, whether ...
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Only Pin 5 working on multiple Cat5E cables

I have CAT5e cable running through my home for landline, and I'm repurposing it for internet. I terminated the ends of each cable with a RJ45 punch down keystone. I then tested it with a network ...
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Open two tabs side by side on Google Chrome

I am a software Engineer and use windows 10. I need to open two tabs side by side on Chrome in most of the cases. Currently what I do is open up a new Chrome window and use it side by side with the ...
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Connecting wireless router to a switch

Is it possible to connect my cable modem to a 5port gigabit switch and a wireless router to said switch. I have tried this way already but although I get connectivity hard wired to the switch, the ...
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What about this special domain “to.”

Today I saw this special domain and I'm really wondering. http://to./ How it's possible. Where can I register this type of domains :) Thank you.
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I can access websites through the web browser, but I can not ping them or interact in various other ways

as of around two weeks ago I've been having really weird interactions with the Internet that I can't explain, but please keep reading. I've tried looking for the issue myself and haven't found ...
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what do you actually buy when buying domain names [closed]

I've come up with an odd question. What do I actually buy, when I buy a domain name. I mean, domain names are just human readable IP addresses and the IP addresses must be provided by the buyer. Do I ...
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Why does “Windows Games Explorer” attempt to access the internet whenever I launch a game?

I'm running Windows 7 SP1 Ultimate (64-bit) and the OS is making some undesirable and unidentified calls to the internet. Whenever I launch a game (in this case Unreal Tournament) I notice Windows ...
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WiFi-Router network connection using SIM card

I know there are routers which support SIM cards. But can I connect a router which does not officially support SIM cards to the internet using mobile connection? I imagine some tool which can send ...
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WINDOWS 10: I receive a “no valid IP configuration” on both WIFI and Ethernet.

More specs: It works on all other devices in my house. I am missing a connection-specific DNS suffix, and no default gateway. The auto ip is a 169.54.x.x The ip address of the router : IP Address ...
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Unable to access some Utah websites

I know this has been asked before, but I don't find an answer that addresses my particular issue. I would like to know how to use IP trace software (like Magic NetTrace) to figure out who is blocking ...
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What else is online that doesn't come under WWW (World Wide Web)? [closed]

I understand the difference between Internet and WWW, that internet refers to whole network that binds all the machines (servers and clients or hosts) together and differentiates between each of them ...
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All browser act like ctrl is pressed

I hate this, and this happens too often. Suddenly, my Firefox, Chrome and Microsoft Edge start to act like ctrl is pressed. If I try to scroll it should zoom the page. I've tried a few solutions which ...
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Slow internet on Windows 10 but fast on Ubuntu - Dual Boot

Not sure how to ask this. My ISP throttles my connection for certain data types at 3pm each day (ie. torrents), this has never been an issue under Ubuntu because it never effects any other kind of ...
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Find third and n-th level domains in a network

In this page an example about how domain naming works is provided. The second-level domain is utexas.edu, then some third and fourth level domains are listed, like computerstore.utexas.edu and www....
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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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ERR_CONNECTION_TIMED_OUT issue

I have this annoying error that appears when I try to reach websites while streaming on Twitch or Hitbox using OBS/Xsplit. ERR_CONNECTION_TIMED_OUT appears for every website I try to reach only when ...
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Limited internet connectivity when connected to WiFi and USB-HSPA/3G

My setup is as follows: An old Billion 400G router, not connected to the internet A new D-Link USB-HSPA/3G internet stick I need to connect to the router via WiFi to be able to print (I have a ...