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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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Some requests always fail in my browser - Error code: ERR_EMPTY_RESPONSE

For some reason my browser returns 'Error code: ERR_EMPTY_RESPONSE' after failing to load certain URLs. This message is displayed in Chrome, but the same thing happens in Firefox (no message error is ...
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ASUS RT-N65U router displays ridiculously fast internet speeds

My router's logging some ridiculous internet speeds. For example, here's a screenshot showing a max internet of speed 16.7 Gbps, and an average speed of 111 Mbps. I did complete a large download ...
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Two internet connections.Control application to use one of them

Hi I have a lan internet and 3g usb data card. I want one specific applicaiton(say hl.exe) to use 3g data card internet and rest of the applications must use the lan internet. Is there any app that ...
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Connect to virtual machine on ESXi host from the Internet

I have a Dell PowerEdge R710 server with ESXi 5.5 installed on it. Server is connected to switch, switch is connected to router, router has internet access. On ESXi I have one virtual machine, Windows ...
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Want to Control my Internet Speed [closed]

I want to control my bandwidth. Is there any way to control my Internet speed? I just want control my net speed. Please suggest any type of software or manual setting on Windows 7. Thanks in advance.
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Expanding Wired Network with Wireless Router

I want to expand my home network with the ASUS RT-N66U. I want several workstations in one part of the house to be wired, but the other workstations in another part of the house to be wireless, while ...
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Auto Tool to track internet speed? [closed]

We have a local firm that supplies our community with internet service. They are contracted to supply "at least" 10Mbps. However, during peak usage times I find they do not meet this standard. ...
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HTTPS doesn't work with Chrome

I have problem similar to this: HTTPS connections fail with Chrome. For a long time my Google Chrome browser worked perfectly, but yesterday something happened, and I can't open any of https sites. I ...
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Is my BIOS at risk using the BIOS browser?

Several BIOS provide an internet suite (Hyperspace, ExpressGate etc). This internet suite may be used to get online with a browser, skype, and a few other things without having to boot all the way ...
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How to unblock websites and enhance privacy on Windows RT/Android

Is there any way on Windows RT/Android to unblock websites? At work many work related websites are blocked, and so many that it isn't worth asking ITS. Therefore, I use zenmate on my desktop, but is ...
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Why is remote access with teamviewer slowing down download speed?

Just installed TeamViewer on my three PCs. I have my main PC, one for recording TV and the other for general testing of programs or Operating Systems like Ubuntu. I have found that my main PC has ...
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How does uni-directional packet data transfer work?

When we speak of the Internet data transfers and protocols, the normal process (that I'm aware of) is this: A request is sent to the server (some data uploaded) The server processes the request (on ...
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What keeps switching on my proxy settings? [duplicate]

It's happened to me a two or three times in the past year that suddenly my browser is unable to open any web site. Because it hasn't happened all that often, it usually takes me about 20 minutes to ...
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Cannot connect to internet or even local network

I'm trying to setup a mini-desktop and have officially run out of ideas on how to get the internet working on it. Here are the specs with newegg links: Windows XP Home 32-bit AMD Athlon II X3 ZOTAC ...
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Route outgoing network traffic via script

I need to monitor network activity on the server. I would like all traffic to pass through a script, like a proxy. My proxy script will inspect the request and then serve the response. How can I do ...
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Whether Internet speed be same in tablet computer as in mobile phone? [closed]

I'm about to purchase tablet computer for my Internet needs. The reason I felt need for tablet is: I had been doing Internet in laptop. Recently I started doing Internet in my cell phone Nokia N73. ...
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How to limit bandwidth speed on multiple Windows-7 PC's? [duplicate]

There is a main PC and 5 other Windows-7 computers. I want to limit the bandwidth limit to 100Kb/sec to those 5 others computers. How can I do it?
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How can a web server send back data to a network shared by many people?

If you are surfing a website from your web-browser on a machine that is connected to a LAN and there are many people on that network surfing Web at same time, how do web servers send back the data to ...
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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

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 want ...
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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 ty221@a757.tpnet.pl , 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 ...