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Wireless Router Downloads Kill my Internet

So I run on a standard Charter Internet, 30 MBPS. Anytime I download something though, via steam or battle.net my internet completely drops out and only focuses on the download - which is only 1.1MB/s ...
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Can I Share My Mobile Broadband Internet Through Ad Hoc Connection?

I have a USB Mobile Broadband for my Internet. it doesn't support WiFi function. Is it possible to share my internet connection to another computer through ad hoc? Assuming both computers are running ...
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Broken internet connection

I have a problem with my internet connection. Last night everything worked just fine, but when I woke up my wireless connection showed "limited" connection. I didn't change any settings, no updates ...
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How to bind a PC's ethernet port to a particular router?

I wish to limit my office PCs to within the local LAN I set up. So, I've set the router to restrict internet access from these PCs. Basically, the idea is to prevent users from uploading confidential ...
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2 mbps broadband or 512 kbps leased line

As per my understanding surfing means download the web page and all its images and display. So how fast my surfing speed will be must depend on how fast my download speed is. Now i have a 2mbps ...
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Untangle Internet Blocking

In Untangle I need to block users' Internet whose MAC are not added in DHCP. If I enable DHCP, it should not fetch any IP automatically. Only Internet should go to the PCs whose MAC addresses have ...
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Sharing SSH Tunnel

I'm connecting my VPS via SSH. I'm using this command while I'm connecting to server: ssh -D local-ip:3232 -p 22 user@server-ip So, I can connect my server via SSH and connect to internet via SSH ...
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Firewall and Internet speed?

I have a doubt about my slow internet speed with third party firewall that I am using currently. Is it true that firewall can limit the internet speed ?
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Facebook not available from today

Till yesterday I was using facebook. There was no problems. When I tried to access facebook today it is not loading either in Google Chrome or IE. Both browsers can't load facebook. Chrome says 'this ...
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What does a custom APN profile actually do, and why do I have to re-enter the proxy in my browser when I tether?

I'm currently in Canada and I'm using the 7-Eleven Speakout "unlimited browsing" mobile internet plan. Unlimited browsing means that only HTTP and HTTPS are unblocked, while any services that use ...
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Google is the only webpage (and some others) that can load on safari IOS 7

So i went on my ipod and connected to my school internet. When I try to browse webpages, only google is the only webpage i can load on my ipod (and some others). I get "safari can not load the page ...
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Would like to manage a DSL and Satellite Internet Connection

My parents live in the country and have very poor and unreliable DSL (Frontier) service. They are considering getting Satellite Internet (HughesNet or Exceed). Because the Satellite has monthly ...
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How to setup network with 2 modems?

At the moment my office is consist of 1 server (running Windows Server 2003 and SQL Server), 1 TP Link adsl modem-router (with Business Package, 3Mbps dedicated Internet, static IP etc; lets call it ...
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If all ADSL providers use the same telephone line, does it matter which provider I choose?

Does it make a difference if I, for example, use BT, Sky or Virgin when using ADSL Broadband? I've got the impression, I am going to use the same broadband (telephone) line anyway, so there shouldn't ...
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can't acces virtual machine after plugging ethernet cable

I have virtualbox installed.My os is ubuntu 13.10. I configured a host only network at 192.168.56.1 I have 2 machines the first 192.168.56.20 the other 192.168.56.21. Everything worked fine before I ...
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Why my router is not working properly? [closed]

I have a wifi router and from 2 days it's not working properly.All the 4 light including internet light is on but all devices(laptop,mobile) showing limited access.
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Sound lag/glitch while browsing internet (loading pages) [closed]

yeah that's crazy. Never happened this before, but started happening few days ago and can't trace down what. And please don't suggest audio drivers, it worked fine for ages and I got latest version. ...
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How to enable standard internet services on Mac OS X 10.5?

I'd like to access standard internet services as echo (port 7), discard (9), daytime (13), chargen (19) and others on my Mac OS X machine (running Mac OS X Leopard). If possible, how to enable them? ...
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View connection messages [closed]

I'm investigating some bugs on a Android Application, that uses a Third-party plugin. I need to view all connections messages between this plugin and a server. There is some way to list all send ...
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Charter internet weird experience with intermittent signal

We've had Charter communications for about 6 years. The last 2 we've used a D-link dir-655 router with their modem and my wireless router served access to a 23 room house without issue for those 2 ...
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Net Connected but Ping gives unknown host - Arch Installation

I am installing Arch on my laptop. I have configured my harddisk and right now I am stopped at installing base and base-devel packages. I am using USB dongle to connect to internet. I am dialing the ...
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Does Torrent programs damage hard disk

As it's clear from the title. Someone told me that torrent programs keep reading and writing to HDD for long time and that will slow down this HDD and may cause damage to it. Is that true ??
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Page load time of websites

I'm trying to find a solution to a "problem" which occurs when opening webpages. When I'm opening to open any website (no matter which browser), for example www.stackexchange.com, it takes always 5 ...
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Problems with wireless adapter ping latency/delay

I am using a D-Link DWA 123 150n USB wireless adapter to connect to the wireless network. Attached is a screenshot of my ping. The address i am pinging to doesn't really matter because no matter where ...
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My internet connection is running incredibly slowly

I should be getting 5.0Mbps, but instead I'm getting around 0.65Mbps. Something's wrong here.. any suggestions to fix it would be helpful. Interestingly, it's only download speeds which are ...
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ICS of mobile broadband breaks after fast user switch on Windows 7

I have a netbook with Windows 7 Pro SP1 (32-bit) and a USB mobile broadband modem (Huawei E173). After connecting (using the T-Mobile Internet Manager 11.301 tool) to a UMTS/HSPA network I share it ...
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The difference between metro ethernet vs fiber internet?

I am confusing these two things each other. Okay, fiber is a type of media used to conduct light signals rather than electric signals conducted across copper cables and thus offering high speed ...
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Two of My Devices Can't Connect to Wifi but everything else works

I am using the Xfinity Router that came with the Comcast Package. My tablet, (Samsung Galaxy Tab 3) would see the router, allow me to enter the password (not saying that here), but would keep asking ...
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How to do you access a website (Youtube) blocked by the government censor? [closed]

Well, I can actually get on the site with a proxy server; problem is when I try playing any video, it doesn't load and I get an error like this. I tried Tor but they don't allow flash content to be ...
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What can i use to make sure nothing is saved on my computer, history,ect [closed]

I read a lot of yaoi and i need something that no once can trace back with history or a service provider ratting me out, im not sure if incognito is safe enough
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Automatic failover from WiFi to wired

I'm using WiFi + USB internet. Periodically WiFi goes down and I want to fail over to USB, is there a way to do it automatically? And then go back to Wi-Fi when that connection becomes available? I'm ...
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Two computers using the same internet connection, both worked fine, suddenly one starts to lose nearly all packets to router

Two computers are located right next to each other, both are connected to the internet (same internet connection name/channel) but one has an extremely bad connection such that I can barely visit a ...
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How do I diagnose not being able to reach a specific website as an end user?

If I can generally reach web pages on the Internet but can't reach a specific one, how do I troubleshoot what the cause is as an end user? This question was a Super User Question of the Week. ...
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Why is my internet connection lost when I pick up the phone?

During the last month, every time I pick up the phone, the Internet Connection is lost. This didn't happen for many years. My modem is wired to my PC. I don't use wireless, and I have turned the ...
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Internet access stops after 25 minutes during the day, works fine all night.

My internet access stops working every 25 minutes (exactly 25 minutes) between 10am and 7:30pm. The only thing that fixes this problem temporarily is unplugging both my modem and router, then plugging ...
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Internet keeps falling on Windows Server 2003

In my office, the internet is provided by an ADSL modem which is connected to a Windows Server 2003 machine. The other computers in the office are connected to this computer through the network. The ...
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I get “An error occurred while Windows was synchronizing with [name of time server].” when trying to automatically synchronise PC time

Prompted by the answers to this question I decided to give the Windows built in time synchronisation another go. However, no matter what time server I use I get this error: "An error occurred while ...
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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 ...
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Airport network design - how to wire multiple airport boxes

I have a medium size installation in a big old house (brick exterior, and wood/plaster interior). There is a Comcast UBEE Docsis 3 modem with a short connection to TimeCapsule (router). From there ...
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What does my internet provider know about my online activities?

What does my internet service provider know about my online activites in these cases? plain server (www, ftp, whatever) connection and provider's DNS secured (e.g. TLS) server connection and ...
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IPv6 feature in Network Adaptor is Slowing Internet

The past few days, my internet browsing has become very poor. It's not a matter of speed, as a speed test will give at least 15Mbps. It seems as if my laptop has a hard time actually connecting to the ...
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Save proxy credentials after clicking “never save this password”

I entered my proxy credentials in Chrome when I started surfing, I hit Never save this password by mistake, now every time I load a new website, Chrome asks me to enter those credentials again, how do ...
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BITS process is getting started automatically

I have disable BITS ( Background Intelligent Transfer Service ) lots of time. This process chokes my internet bandwidth. Every time I have to go and stop the service and disable it. But then after ...
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How to configure local area network after instaling WP8 SDK

I don't know if I could get a solution here, I am using a 4G Dongle to connect to my internet, and it was working fine until recently, but after I install visual studio 2013 with WP8 SDK, I am unable ...
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How to fix this issue in Window 7: An established connection was aborted by the software in your host machine?

I get this error when a program I am using opens a website: "An established connection was aborted by the software in your host machine" I found this but it doesn't seem to exist in Windows 7: ...
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Internet not working without VPN or Hotspot shield

I can not browse internet without hotspot shield. Whenever I turn on hotspot shield, everything gets fine. Without it I get "no internet connection" error. On mobile and other computers (over wifi) ...
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Bridge modem -> wireless router, unstable connection on wired connection

My setup is like this: http://i.imgur.com/lSEb2jz.png I was just gonna forward ports for my xbox but turns out you have to change the isp modem to bridge that is connected to a wireless router. Its ...
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Sometimes web pages doesn't get loaded

I've a fiber connection of 50 Mb/s at my home. The fiber connection is hooked up to the router/modem box of my ISP. But I've disabled the ISP's router/modem's WLAN function through it's dedicated ...
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Windows 7 won't detect ethernet cable

A month or two ago, I bought an ethernet cable to replace my existing wireless connection on my computer, as I frequently live stream and wireless connection is too unstable to do that. I should also ...
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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 ...