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Linix Mint Live CD: DNS not working, but will ping out fine

I am running the Linux Mint (Cinnamon) 64-bit Live CD with VirtualBox on my Windows 8.1 Host computer. The guest can ping 63.84.3.27 (Google) just fine, but cannot access the web. I tried changing ...
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Can using RDP reduce data usage?

In my home i have internet connection(50 mbps) with a data limit of 100GB. Suppose if i am outside with my laptop or mobile and i have very less speed and data usage limit than at my home. I am ...
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Internet stops working after few minutes

My internet stops working after few minutes and have to disconnect and then reconnect to wifi to make it work. This issue is only with my laptop other devices mobile/tablet/pc works fine with the ...
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Server Busy This action cannot be completed because the other program is busy

I am using HR Block 2015 efile. Upon hitting send, I get the confirm send dialog and after hitting ok and a short interval another alert pops up with the title Server Busy. The really bad error text ...
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Does “Surfing on internet in VirtualMachine” provide privacy at work?

Employers can monitor all internet traffic at my work. I want some privacy while surfing with my PC which has my name and surname as username. Does surfing inside of a virtual machine installed on ...
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Internet/Router Problems

Hi guys so the problem i am having which i see many people have had is that i cant go on anything online such as steam,league of legends,elder scrolls online etc. Now what i have found out it is not ...
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My Ethernet modem disconnects during download at high speed when using proxy software

please my Ethernet modem keeps disconnecting after some seconds or minutes when downloading files at high speed and I have to unplug and re-plug the modem before internet connection is restored. This ...
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Why does my browser hang when I visit google.com:8000, but error at google.com:443?

I'm learning about ports and was mucking around. I found out that when I visit http://google.com:8000 (a port I chose at random), my browser times out after hanging for a while. But when I visit ...
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Why do ISP's offer faster download speeds than upload speeds? [duplicate]

In most cases (in the USA) the major ISP's offer moderate download speeds, but the uploads speeds are a fraction of the upload speeds (normally about 10%). Why is this done? It would seem better ...
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How to stop my Wifi CPE from going into bridge mode?

My current home network config is as below. ISP...(wireless)...Outdoor CPE---(ethernet cable)---Asus wifi router...(wireless)...laptop & phones In routine scenario: Asus wifi router is set to ...
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Configure Windows Firewall to block ALL applications system-wide, except for a select few?

I'd like to make it so Windows disregards internet access for every system and user application, and let me add exceptions as I see fit, but I'm having problems... Going to "Windows Firewall with ...
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The extent of my modem's issues on my end?

Yesterday, me and others in my apartment were suddenly unable to access certain (and by certain I mean many random ones) domains without time out issues. e.g. I could try going on amazon.com, but ...
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Powerline Devolo DLAN 650+ Disconnecting Randomly

I have bought a powerline adapter (Devolo DLAN 650+) like a year ago and it started to act weird recently. It randomly disconnects me from the internet (Happens like every 1-2 hours) and it's pretty ...
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Setting up a secure Network

I have a home network that I want to make more secure so I brought a second router with the aim of setting up a second, separate network at home to put the more important device on. I checked out the ...
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Apache 2.4.9 Server Download Interrupted

I have a small server using Apache 2.4.9. You can connect fine. But for some reason. Downloading big files seem to be an issue. Whenever you download a big file, It says Download Interrupted. ...
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Internet connection is lost very often

I have recently connected to some fiber infrastructure for internet. I am connected to it with my laptop and my phone, via a TP-LINK TL-WDR4300 router. I often encounter connection losses, like ...
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Rerouting all internet traffic for more direct path and lower ping

Is it possible for an end user to set a "custom route" for packets outbound to the "internet". Let me put this in perspective using a server and a game. 'isp x` is in charge of 99% of all ...
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How to use 2 different connection (Internet & VPN) using 2 LAN cable in a single PC?

I have 2 connections (1) Internet and (2) Intranet (VPN). Some software needs Intranet(VPN) for using when internet LAN is being disabled. But I want to use internet at a time. Can anyone give me a ...
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How to check if pppoe is already connected in windows through a cmd?

I have accomplished auto wifi connecting and then connecting pppoe as I have scheduled the script to run every 5 minutes so it disconnects my wifi when it runs if it's already connected..! I want to ...
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Block the secondary router in my network

I have a main router/modem and I want to share the Internet with some rented rooms in my house to cut down the Internet bill and make some profit from using the Internet. I am the owner and rent some ...
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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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After clean installation of threshold 2 over windows 10 i couldnt connect to internet via wifi

It may sound ridiculous. When i am near to the WiFi modem i could not connect to internet but if i am away from the modem WiFi works fine and i could connect to internet. I did a clean installation of ...
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Is there a way to schedule windows 10 connection to internet

I need my computer be reconnected to internet after some hours from now for example, while I disconnect it manually, how should I set it to connect to the same wifi network after some hours ? I ...
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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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traceroute always end at the gateway?

A while ago I upgraded my home network to a new ISP and had no problems at all until today. I tried to traceroute to 8.8.8.8 and this happened: Tracing route to google-public-dns-a.google.com ...
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Hyper-V configure with internet

I am using Hyper-V to create some Windows server 2012 R2 virtual machines. All was good until I found I could not access the internet in the virtual machine and now I am stuck. Where I am at ...
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Deciding the best approach towards network implementation

What are the advantages/disadvantages when implementing VDSL technology into a house? There are 2 options I can take: 1st: Implement the network communication via already existing telephone line ...
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Wifi stops working after a while unless I renew DHCP (MB Pro Retina, Late 2013)

It started a while back. I think it happened when I updated to Yosemite, it happened when I updated to El Capitan. Wifi works fine for less than half an hour, then it stops working. It doesn't get ...
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I am not able to connect my software with my public IP

please help me in port forwarding. i m stuck in the middle. suppose my local ip is - 192.168.0.103 and public ip is - 49.248.xx.xxx I have D-link DSL-2520U ADSL2+ modem router so here is what i do, i ...
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Fast pc - modem and modem - internet connection, but slow pc - internet connection

I recently bought an Asus DSL-AC68U modem and a PCE AC68 wireless network adapter for my desktop pc. Setting up the modem was really easy, and I measured up to 70Mbps with a laptop directly connected ...
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How can I prevent background programs from using my internet? [duplicate]

I'm using windows 10. Many background programs / software are using my internet such as: Windows update, svchost.exe(netsvcs) , service host and some other programs. I tried some solutions like this ...
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My home wifi network won't allow any device to access a specific domain, but can access it on any other connection

I'm more of a layman than the average user here, but I need help. Some back story is needed to describe my problem. I'm a realtor, I recently signed up with a new lead generation platform that ...
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Cannot Connect to server

I'm developing an application, and I need to connect to the server by app through port 5222 (TCP). My host doesn't have a domain name (just an IP address). In my local network I can simply connect to ...
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Surprising high bandwidth on my ISP's network [closed]

I live in India. The plan which I have taken from my ISP gives me 130 Kbps on internet and 1 MBps on peering network. I download certain (NOT popular) videos from Vimeo, and I found out today that a ...
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How fast would torrents be at 10 mbps [closed]

I'm planing on getting a 10 mbps internet but I'm not sure how fast that would be, and I am not talking about loading a web page. With my current internet I get 500-900 kbps download when ...
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Tracert public address before internal address

So, I have been having problems with Frontier's 74.40.74.40 and 74.40.74.41 DNS servers essentially hijacking certain websites like Google over SSL (gives security warning) and have been trying to ...
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Unable to access internet from my 3G dongle to my android mobile, eventhough connected through “Virtual Router” app

I am trying to access internet of my 3G dongle to my mobile. even though I am able to connect my laptop(windows 10) to mobile through virtual router wifi using the app called "Virtual Router Manager". ...
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Single-Click to connet to VPN on Windows 10

I'm creating a batch file to connect to VPN on Windows 10 by a Single-Click. The VPN is using PPTP. Below is the command I've tried and different problems I faced: 1) rasphone -d "VPN NAME"** ...
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Share my localhost over router?

The problem: I want to share my localhost, which is currently set up to http://sohan.com by hosts file in system32\drivers\etc folder. I want to access it directly from any other devices that can ...
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Remote desktop printing via RDC through VPN connection using Laserjet Pro M1536dnf MFP

I need to enable printing by 4 laptops to my local office LAN printer through Remote Desktop Connection(RDC) from my client’s system. My printer is a HP Laserjet Pro M1536dnf MFP which is wireless. ...
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Trying to use Internet Connection Sharing (ICS) Windows 10

I have a host computer that has a Telstra 4G usb Modem (cellular) internet connection established. The host computer has a USB Wifi (D-Link) adaptor. In another room, I have a modem/router capable ...
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Port Forwarding with out access to firewall

As the title says (and additional information) I am in a rural local with a ISP that not a direct line to the internet (I think they are piggy backing off another XD) or to the router in-between, so ...
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“Plug an Ethernet cable into this computer”? With no connections are available

I restarted my Windows 7 laptop 2 times and nothing happened. I have no internet at all. I chose to troubleshoot it and it told me "Plug an Ethernet cable into this computer" I have no idea what that ...
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How does the internet/proxy works? [closed]

I know. The title is not so specific. My question may range from "simple router at home" from "the whole internet". I have a background in Networking, complicated answers will be apreciate, but one ...
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Unidentified Network - Ethernet - Windows 10 - Public Internet Connection

So I just moved back into my apartment at school for the new Semester. My PC uses ethernet for internet at home and here. It was working fine at home, but once I got to school it never worked. I get ...
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ISP only allows one mac adress at a time, how to share internet?

I am at an university residence, and the internet provider company only allows only one connection per account, while providing me internet only through a RJ45 ethernet connection.Each time a new ...
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Fast Modem Speeds… But slow Router Speeds

I started to have problems with my internet speeds. I am paying for 100 mbps but I am only getting about 10 mbps from the router. If I connect my computer directly to the modem I will get about 97 ...
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Is it normal for Firefox to connect to yandex.ru when the default search engine is Google? [duplicate]

I'm using Firefox 43.0.3. Today, as I typed a search phrase in my address bar, I noticed (in the lower left corner of the application window), Looking up yandex.ru.... This got me concerned; I checked ...
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How to mute tabs with specific websites on Firefox automatically?

Could it be possible to automatically mute all tabs by default, or all other websites except youtube for example? There are way too many websites these days which autoplays videos or music with high ...
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I can't browse a specific website

When I try to browse this link in any computer on my network, I get a timeout error message from the browser. I've tested on a windows desktop, windows laptop and ubuntu laptop. All failed. I have a ...