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Wi-Fi is on but there is no connection

Recently we got a new internet provider, which advertises 65 Mbps download, cable. Hence, we also got a new router: SmartRG model SR804n. However, regardless of the amazing advertised speed, I have ...
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Severe internet problems

i have been having a lot of problems with my internet, the internet is by cable, and i using a motorola modem with a NETGEAR wireless router, the speed that i have is 10mbps. First, my internet ...
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No wireless internet connection in Debian

I have installed debian 8 jessie via usb. I have no internet connection on the laptop, how can i fix this? The internet is working fine, i have internet on another ubuntu machine. Can anyone help? ...
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Router fluctuates in speed rapidly: how to diagnose?

I'm having a very interesting problem with my router and was wondering how I might go about diagnosing (and ultimately fixing) the problem. (All cited numbers are through SPEEDTEST.) I live in an ...
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Unable to get image from URL at website

When I go to this web-site - http://ships.carnivalentertainment.com/#ship/carnival-inspiration/cameras - and then right click on one of the two ship cams, and open image in a new tab- it works fine. ...
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Two Sites, One Firewall, Two wireless bridge, One ADSL modem,Internet Sharing

I have two physically separate sites, Site A and Site B. Site A - connected two Side B via a Wireless Bridge Site A - Transparent Wireless bridge terminates into the switch of Site A Site A - Has a ...
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How does my VPN improve my download speed?

For some reason, I was downloading something at 300kb/s0,I turned my VPN on, and the download speed jumped up to 1.3mb/s. Why is this? Is it because the VPN server reduces the jumps between me and the ...
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Windows 10 net usage [closed]

How to stop Windows 10 apps like money, news from accessing internet? I have Norton Security, so I blocked internet to these apps through Norton Firewall page. Then if I open these apps, itsays "no ...
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Will a 100 Mbit/s wired router slow down my internal network speeds? (See diagram)

Now I understand that my Internet speed is determined by my weakest link, which in general is based on what speed I pay for. I am looking at purchasing a new wired router and the one I want is only ...
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Internet is Fine When Connect Through Router and Not Through the Modem

And no: I didn't confuse a router for a modem. When I have my ethernet cord plugged into my laptop from the modem itself, I get no Internet, and no gateway. However, when I connect it through a ...
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Sharing a 3G USB modem over Windows ICS

I'm currently having issues with my ADSL connection and it's looking like it's not going to be fixed any time soon. On my local network I have my Windows Server hardwired into my wireless router. I'...
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Which is the best software to use as proxy in LAN [closed]

I am working in a IT office where facebook.com is blocked and need to access facebook website as we have less work here. Someone told me to use proxy software but not sure which one to use. Please ...
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Port blocking on client machines

Is it possible to block specific ports, in this case 80 and 443 for specific client machines. I am using windows server 2012 as a domain controller and have a group of clients that I want to be denied ...
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Certain site is getting redirected to another page

My ISP is known for their intrusive behavior. Let's say warheat1990.com is a porn/gambling site with IP address 77.77.77.77 (my ISP will block these site). When I open warheat1990.com from my ...
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How to stop autoload of videos in other tabs with Firefox?

Regardless of the website I am watching videos on, Firefox will play them automatically despite the setting have the setting "Don't load tabs until selected" on.
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SonicWALL Global VPN Client fails to connect when using a UMTS internet connection

I know there are some questions here about problems with connecting via SonicWALL on xbox, mac, ... my problem seems to me a bit weirder and I can't figure where to look for a solution. The situation:...
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Can HTTP servers on a LAN be hacked into from the web?

I have set up a web server on a ESP8266 microcontroller inside my local area network. HTTP GET requests sent to this unit can switch on and off a mains outlet, and I'm planning on deploying a couple ...
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How to bypass per socket speed limit of my isp?

well my isp slows down the internet by puting per socket speed limit from evening till midnight total speed of connection stays ok if something i am download uses multiple socket but things that use 1 ...
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How to get a computer's internet (IP address) location using command line?

How to get a computer's internet (IP address) location using command line? For example, using curl or wget?
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Internet is working when browsing, but extremely slow download speed and in-games huge ping

So this has been going on awhile now, its one of those things that for over a year its been on and off. But in the past month, it has been really bad. At the start of when it turned really bad It was ...
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Cannot ping my own router on any Linux distro (ethernet)

I've tried multiple distros, all failed. I always run Windows 10 (ethernet and wifi work fine) but I dual boot and changed my distro from Arch (~6 months ago) to Fedora (~3 months), and Fedora used ...
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Is there any way of changing a url before opening?

I'm searching for some sort of configuration/plugin/program that verifies if a link starts with: https://developer.mozilla.org/pt-BR and if yes, change it to: https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US ...
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Setting up home network

I live in Belgium and we are obligated to have a router from our ISP, but from the 4 routers in my house that's the one that doesn't work as I want it to (or somethimes doesn't work at all). So i'm ...
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How to control the video buffering

I have internet speed with 100 mbps with data usage of 30 GB. Problem: Since my speed is high, video gets streamed completely. But I won't watch the complete video, I just watch few technical tips ...
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leased line broadband speedup problems

i recently upgrade my broadband speed,i was using 1mbps connection that time i get only 125kbps file download speed from everywhere.now i'm using 1mbps leased line. which means i should get 1:1 ...
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PPPoE not working on my router WR841n, but working fine if I dial from my PC

I have a modem which I connect to my PC, I can connect to the internet by dialing PPPoE with username/password ISP gave me. Today I bought a router so I can share the internet with other computers ...
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Speedtest gives perfect score on ISP servers, but not on others

So I use Claro Guatemala for my ISP. I pay for 10/1 service. But for the last few weeks, my internet speeds have been terrible. Most d/l speeds (actual downloads on actual files) show around 10-15 ...
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Router WAN speed limitation

I intend to buy a new router, this one in particular. It says, it supports 802.11n protocol, so it could allow the transfer speed up to 300 Mbps between wireless devices. Strangely, the WAN speed is ...
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Internet monitoring on a network

I have a network from 20 PCs and around 15 cell phones. Sometimes the internet is slow while there is no problem on the ISP side. So I assume someone is downloading a torrent or streaming. How can I ...
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IE11 loses login when run as different user

I have the latest IE11 on win7 with all updates. After being sufficiently scared by ransomware reports, I decided to run IE isolated as a different user from my main desktop (standard UAC settings). ...
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how can I connect 2 wired internet into one?

I have 2 wired internet connections one is free offered by my apartment management and other one is paid by office. They both are broadband 2mbps and 4mbps respectively. One is dynamic IP address ...
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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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What exactly is a network socket? [closed]

I've heard a lot of different definitions online, and having trouble understanding what a socket is. It'd be great if someone could shine a light where it's all dark for me.
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Can I hook up another internet router to the phone line from the wall when the main router+modem is connected upstairs?

Us and the neighbors have been sharing an internet wifi connection through their router/modem one floor up from our apartment which has been working out ok. Streaming video works (just). However, the ...
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Wifi not working when connecting two PC with crossover cable

What i want to accomplish: I have two PCs with Windows 7 Pro. I want those computer to be connected in order to have them sharing their files. Each one of them must work on some big files (videos and ...
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Netflix, Amazon Video and youtube intermittent streaming errors

my PC has issues streaming from Netflix, Amazon and Youtube (my laptop and FireStick work fine). When streaming the video will play fine (buffers fine etc.) but then will randomly cut out, maybe as ...
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University Wireless Connection

I have been having a lot of trouble staying connected to the wireless at my university (George Mason). I've tried many things to fix this, but none have worked. Kubuntu 14.04 3.13.0-83-generic ...
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When a router forwards a packet from the Internet to a host in the private Network, does the router uses its own ARP cache to direct the packet?

Suppose a packet comes from the Internet, let's say a HTTP response from a Web Server. The router directs the packet to a switch. But the switch does not change the destination and source MACs. That ...
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using internet and intranet at same time

I have to connect to two routers at the same time, first one is which has internet access and i connect to it using Wi-Fi second one is one which doesn't have internet access and i connect to it ...
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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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How to bridge my old netopia 2247 to Asus RT-AC87

I am on DSL broadband internet and want to use my Netopia 2247 as a DSL modem and feed my broadband to my new Asus RT-AC87. I know I need to use bridged mode but I have tried a number of different ...
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Arris Modem with routed nat or without option

I just received my modem today, and I was wondering if it is supposed to be on routed with Nat, I am a gamer I play PC and Xbox and I need good internet so should routed with Nat be on or not?
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How to give desktop internet to wireless modem

I just bought K-PIX broadband connection. I have a desktop computer, a wireless modem with 4 LAN port (450TC1 model) and a LAN cable. I also have a wireless USB dongle. My modem does not have RJ45 ...
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Recover Network Password by Tricking Device into Connecting to Ad Hoc with Same Name

My friend has lost his network login information on all of his devices except his iPad, and does not have access to his router to change it. I have an idea to recover it using an ad hoc network with ...
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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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disable local connection when internet connection lost

My topology is like this.. Server (PC) with 2 Network Connection 100.50.50.5 / Broadband Stick (Broadband / Internet Access) 192.168.5.101 (Local Network Connection / No Internet Access) Client (...
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Why does your superuser logo have only one eye? [closed]

My computer software question is : why does your superuserlogo have but one eye?
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Internet drops frequently unless running an infinite ping

My internet tends to cut out and then return a few minutes later, I've been struggling with this issue for years with Comcast, I've gone through ~4 modems, and 2 routers and countless technician ...
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How to save a bookmark in multiple folders in an internet browser?

I have a bookmark in Chrome browser and I'd like to put the same bookmark in multiple folders. How can I achieve this?
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problems connecting to mikrotik admin interface via router ip

All works fine ultil few days, now when i try to connect to 192.168.88.1 is giving me a connection refused error, internet works fine but can't connect to router admin interface, my router is "...