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When I use VPN what is the route to access to Internet?

Probably this question is so simple. Sometimes I have to use a VPN to connect some of my clients. If I have the VPN with a client, my internet traffic pass from the VPN's (network) client ?
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Cmd error Ping command cannot find the host

When I type in the following on my command prompt: ping www.google.com It displays as Ping command cannot find the host, but my internet is fully functional and I can access the page. Please help. ...
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How does the separation between IP addresses on the internet and on the LAN work?

Complete newbie question: Say for example the address: 8.8.8.8 How does the computer know that this address is on the internet, not the local network? Could a device on the local network have the ...
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IE and Chrome not loading web pages

I have a laptop running Windows 7 x86 on our network where IE and Chrome are not loading websites. The internet is working fine with other services. Skype and Lync work, and I can ping web addresses ...
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ubuntu server static IP and network connection problems

I have a Motorola SURFboard SBG901 Wireless Cable Modem Gateway (SBG901), (note this product is a router and modem). I have a cable line coming from Time Warner plugged into this product. I then ...
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How can I create a fast and secure network connection using 4 Internet LAN connections

I need some help I have 4 separate LAN internet connections that I would like to connect to a computer server to redistribute as one connection to 5 rooms, and would also like to have wireless access ...
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Internet is super slow on Mac Mavericks

I've got quite the problem and I've been digging into it for a while. I am on a MacBook Pro Retina, 2.7 GHz i7, 16 GB Ram, running Mavericks (10.9.1). This is a work computer that was brand new in ...
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Does the internet cache all data?

To clearly show my question I'm going to use pretty high numbers. A file server is connected to the internet through a 1 gbps line. The server is sending a 100 gb file to the client. The file is ...
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Track/Monitor who is using internet, on shared network

I live in an apartment with my three other colleagues. We have a broadband network, and monthly rental plan that we share. I use a linux system. Can I track who is using the network at any time, like ...
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How does torrenting affect the browsing speed?

I am unclear how does the torrent download affects the speed test. I am on a 5 Mbps line, When I download my torrent file at the speed of 300KB/s ( big B), then the speed test speed ...
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Optimizing bandwidth usage in a network of internet peers with minimum activity requirement

Suppose we have a HTTP-based network comprising N identical nodes. Each node needs to receive a request (S bytes) from anyone else at least every T seconds for the network to appear alive to it. In ...
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10.x.x.x IP address found in traceroute

From what I've read, 10.0.0.0 - 10.255.255.255 is a private address space. So I ran a tracert over the internet and I saw an address 10.15.25.98. How is that possible? Thanks in advance! Tracert Log: ...
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Slow incognito Internet except in proxy

I have slow Internet in normal chrome but I can load for example YouTube videos but pages take long to resolve. Then when I use incognito mode my Internet is even slower, connection drops all the ...
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How to make Google Chrome not to check system clock or certificates at all?

How to make Google Chrome not to check system clock? I want to switch back my system clock and still can access to gmail etc.
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Linux command-line: Fastest way to disable internet (keeping LAN)?

Split question: this other one here is for Windows. Linux: Fastest way to disable internet (keeping LAN) from command line? I think the easiest way to deactivate internet (not LAN) in Linux is ...
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How does a packet reach its destination?

Inside a router network it's easy to route all the packages. The router knows all the clients. However, on the internet, there are so many IP addresses. I send a packet from my computer to the IP ...
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Can you grab any IP address on the Internet?

On a personal network (LAN) one can simply grab an IP address. If you choose the same IP address as an existing client, you get problems. There are companies like IANA and ICANN that are in charge of ...
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Inactive wireless -> disconnect, why?

My computer disconnects from the wireless Internet whenever I'm inactive for like 5 or 10 minutes. How can I fix this? Do I have to change some settings in my phone/computer (ping)? How to do that? ...
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It takes my computer a long time to establish connections with websites

I recently moved to a new house, got a new computer, and upgraded from Win7 to Win8. When I go on a webpage, the browser goes into the white loading screen for about 5-10 seconds, then everything ...
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Connect to a PPPoE broadband connection on boot in Windows 8.1. Also, automatic reconnect in case of disconnection [duplicate]

I'm currently running Windows 8.1 (64-bit). 1) I got a PPPoE Broadband connection from my ISP which requires manual login everytime. Even though I've been able to make it remember by login ID & ...
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What servers can be safely blocked when surfing the internet?

So I finally got a firewall for my Mac. First of all I was shocked to see how many connections are being established during regular internet browsing (especially by Google Chrome). Surfing a typical ...
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What traces do I leave when downloading from internet? [closed]

When I download a file from internet, either via HTTP or FTP, what is recorded on the other side? How much details is it possible to record, how many clues do I leave behind? This question is not ...
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Does Hola (VPN service) upload data and how can I track it?

Hola is a VPN service which claims to rely on peers to unblock websites and accelerate browsing. If it relies on peers, clearing there must be peer to peer uploading taking place. What is the easiest ...
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Ethernet (intranet) and Wi-Fi (internet) to work simulatenously

I have seen a couple of questions about this, but I am so limited in my networking knowledge that I have been unable to get those solutions to work for me. I am trying to connect to an intranet so ...
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How can i change my modem to not login

Ok, you probably didn't understand the title at all, because i don't know what would be the best way to express this: i have got an adsl connection going through my modem to the main router. because i ...
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Is the “Deep web” really 90% of the internet? [closed]

I find it hard to believe that 90% of the internet is the deep web. I saw this image and it doesn't really make sense: I know that there's a lot of underground sites but I can't believe that it's ...
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How to change host name? [duplicate]

I've got ADSL internet connection. I want to change me hostname. I found it is called revDNS, but I really don't know how to do that. For example on IRC I am identified as [email protected] , I ...
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An error occurred while Internet Connection Sharing was being enabled

I want to share my lan internet connection over my hosted network. But it's being failed due to An error occurred while Internet Connection Sharing was being enabled... I found this post but all the ...
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sharing internet from one windows 7 computer through ethernet to other computers

I have a usb modem that i use with my computer to access internet. Now I want to share the internet to other computers using ethernet cable. I'm using a switch to direct ethernet cables to other ...
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Wifi problems with Linux Mint and Android

Since I installed Linux Mint 15, every time I connect my laptop on the wifi the internet connection on my Android phone suffers a LOT (very slow). The internet on my laptop works fine. My router is a ...
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Sites with google tracking not loading properly

I'm having a strange issue with sites that have Google analytics tracking on them (including this very site). Chrome DevTools/ Firefox Firebug are showing the following resources as failed to load ...
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How to explain IPv6 in under 30 seconds

Background: Let's say I have a friend whose website, friend.example.net, is hosted by a hosting company at example.com. Whenever I try to reach friend.example.net, it redirects me to example.com. ...
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Enable Internet (Wi-Fi) and Intranet (Ethernet) to work at the same time

EDIT: OS is Windows 7. I have seen a couple of threads about this, but I am so limited in my networking knowledge that I have been unable to get those solutions to work for me. I am trying to ...
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My isp has speed limiter, which works for some sites and doesn't for some [closed]

My ISP provides me speed of exact 64kBps for all purposes. But for some sites, the speed just goes 4MBps(note that I know the difference between 'b' and 'B' ). So can I use such speed for all other ...
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Chrome won't download/Internet Explorer opens on own

All of a sudden my Chrome browser won't download the complete file of whatever it is I'm trying to get. What I get says either that it is a incomplete file (and they are much smaller than the one I ...
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Automatic Toggle between open tabs in Internet Explorer

Currently I am using Internet Explorer 10, and I have 4 displays opened. Let it be Tab1, Tab2, Tab3 and Tab4. So I need to Automatically toggle from Tab1 to Tab2 then to Tab3 and so on. We are keeping ...
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How to unify History from Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox

I'm using Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox. Each for different things. Is it possible to somehow "unify" browsing history from bouth of these browsers so that sites I have visited while on ...
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Internet Connection VMWare Player 6

I am trying to connect to the internet using a Windows 8.1 Host and a Ubuntu 12 LTS Guest in VMWare Player 6. The internet in the VM is fine if I am hardlined in (its a laptop), but when I go to ...
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Internet and Satellite sharing same coax

I have searched for this question online and I've seen a variety of answers, most of which are non-technical and simply this is a bad idea and I would never do this without any rational to back it up. ...
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Who is responsible for proper routing ? T-Mobile is using my IP address

I have an odd problem and I'm not entirely sure who, if anyone, is responsible for getting it fixed. Here is my situation: I have rented a dedicated server from Hetzner. They have provided a server ...
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Cannot connect to the Internet using a DSL router in a Cyberam secured network

I have this Cyberoam-secured network in my college dorm. When connecting to internet using a PC or a Laptop, you just attatch the Ethernet wire to it, you get a login page in a browser, you enter the ...
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Preventing the ISP from detecting my Wi-Fi router

Recently, I am facing an annoying issue regarding my Cable Network Internet connection. It is wireless. The Wireless Card is installed on the rooftop of my house and a Cat-5 Cable is directly ...
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no internet connection linux mint even after getting connected to the wifi

I'm having problem with my internet connection it was all fine but suddenly I'm not getting or receiving data even after connection,I checked my wlan0 it's up ,it getting the ssid and of course I can ...
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External LAN access through 3G modem internet

I have a 3G modem, providing internet to a Windows XP, that is connected through Ethernet cable to a WAN port of a router. This router shares the Internet with my LAN. I want to access on machine of ...
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Is there any linux server with public ip on the internet? [closed]

Im learning Linux but not always in home. Is there any Linux server on the internet with ssh and remote terminal enabled for testing and training?
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Belkin router SSID not visible

I have a Belkin N150 router and can't connect to the internet. Only the small blue WPS light is blinking. It's SSID is no longer visble to any devices. I can't even access it's router management page ...
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Connect to remote computer behind firewall by using middle man computer

The issue: The website will only serve content to Computer C Computer A needs to access the website. Computer A cannot see Computer C and visa-versa Computer B cannot see Computer A and Computer C ...
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Emulate a network connection in Windows 8.1

I have no idea if it's possible but I need a way to simulate a network adapter that thinks it is connected. The issue is that I am trying to give my Windows Phone 8 emulator internet access through my ...
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How can VLC connect to mediatomb over internet? [duplicate]

As UPnPlay (android application) can connect to mediatomb (DLNA server) over internet, I think VLC can do it. But I cannot find the way. If impossible, anyone knows the windows application which can ...
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How can I uninstall K9 Web Protection without admin password?

I'm trying to uninstall K9 from a Windows Vista 32-bit computer, and I do not have the K9 admin password or know the K9 admin email. I do however have administrative access to the computer. I also can ...