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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 ...
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How to setup metasploitable os on virtualbox

I recently got metasploitable OS, and i have a simple newbie questions, how can i change the keyboard layout, how to connect it via external wireless adapter or via ethernet cable, how can i install a ...
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Renewing public ip address of an individual machine with cable modem

I used to have broadband internet and on each machine I could connect via broadband using the same username and password (pppoe) and every machine could have a different public ip. I now have cable ...
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Using Public IP (assigned from ISP) in local network

I'm an ordinary home user, who have 3 PCs, and i'm connected to the internet through an ordinary modem/router. I have received one public IP address from my ISP (in addition to another public wan one)...
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How do I accurately measure internet speed? [closed]

There is a very similar Q already. Here I am asking for a test to accurately measure the upload and download speed. I tried two/three of these services mentioned in the link (and some others also) ...
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Dell Inspirion 1525 Windows 7 64-bit Bluetooth internet connection via Android Phone bluetooth

I have an Android Phone with Bluetooth, now my Dell laptop has a Bluetooth module. I have been able to connect to the internet via my cell phone - I have a Verizon Wireless USB760 Modem (CDMA direct ...
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How to limit download speed of a task?

I started GTA 5, now the task "GTAVLauncher.exe" tries to download 1 GB update from the internet, but it takes the whole bandwith. Is there a way to limit the download speed of this task? I already ...
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What is wrong with my internet connection/Torrent?

My uTorrent is acting very weird. It has something to do with my Internet Connection. This is what happened and what happens. My torrents are not working well for past few days. I am on a Dell laptop ...
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Internet goes out 15-20 times per hour

I have 90 megabit Comcast Internet at my house. It comes in via coax, and my PC is hardwired to the modem-router via Ethernet cable (not wi-fi). Roughly 15-20 times per hour (every few minutes), my ...
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Can I share internet connection through my access point that gets internet from mikrotik?

I have internet connection from isp that use mikrotik hotspot. So if want to connect to internet I must login to mikrotik login page. My problem is that ISP is limiting the logins. so only one login ...
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What to do with excess internet bandwitch?

I have pretty decent internet speed but I would like to know what to do with excess bandwidth. As I am already a part of BOINC Distributed computing I would prefer something charitable. I searched up ...
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UEFI firmware corrupt? Neither ethernet nor wireless controller detected anymore

The problem My computer is a 64-bit Acer Apsire V5-572G currently running with Arch Linux. I wanted to use some programs that dont run with Wine. So i set up a Windows-To-Go on an external hdd. Upon ...
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Sharing internet connection over LAN (Windows 8)

I have: PC (Windows 8) connected to the internet via WLAN. POS payment terminal connected to the PC via LAN (UTP). I would like to share internet connection to the POS payment terminal. The PC ...
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Sharing internet connection over LAN

I have PC (Windows 8) connected to the internet via WLAN. I have POS payment terminal connected to the PC via LAN (UTP). I would like to share internet connection to the POS payment terminal. The PC ...
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2 Internet Connections, 1 Computer. I feel this is harder than it should be

I have looked around for a while but haven't been able to find any answers, maybe because what I want to do isn't really possible, but that's why I am here. Basically, I have 2 separate incoming ...
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Arch Installation - Pacstrap kills internet connection

I successfully installed Arch on my 7-year-old "side" laptop last weekend with no difficulty, and want to install Arch on my 3-year-old "main" laptop. Before running pacstrap /mnt base base-devel I ...
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Can I have two separate internet connections on the same line?

If I have one line going into my house, and two activated modems from the same provider, do they each have their own bandwidth allocation? One modem is 100MBps, the other is 30MBps. The line is a COAX ...
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Home DSL Gets Drastically Worse Throughout the Day?

I've tried to contact my ISP about this issue that I've been having for the past year and a half. In short, my internet connection gets DRASTICALLY worse throughout the day, even to the point of it ...
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Are there any other global networks other than the internet?

The original question was asked here. I am interested in knowing the same. Are there any other global networks other than the internet? Or non-global but on a country-wide scale(ATM network maybe?) ...
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My internet is slow for no immediate reason

I live in Denmark and have bought 25/25 Mbps internet for my apartment. I got a Router that can handle 300/300 Mbps Wi-Fi connections as well as 100 Mbps LAN connections and honestly the internet ...
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Firefox 32bit vs 64bit Manual Update

So, as we know Firefox is available in 64bit version as well. I was wondering how manual update would work now (.mar file method). Is there a way determine progmatically or flag set by Firefox to ...
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will upgrading my ADSL Modem fix my wireless connectivity [closed]

Here is my problem: I have a DSL-2730U ADSL Modem/Router and just bought two D-link DWA-548 Wireless N300 PCI Express Desktop Adapters. my problem is that one of my Wi-Fi Adapters is far away and ...
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Shared Network Works For Some But Not Others

Ok, so my house has 4 devices that connect to the internet. 3 wireless and 1 wired. I own the wired device and 1 wireless device. The other 2 wireless devices can connect to the internet just fine but ...
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Logitech K120 Keyboard Sometimes Doesn't Work on Internet

I use a logitech K120 wired keyboard on a Windows desktop computer. Every so often, usually when I am googling something, my Logitech keyboard will stop being able to type on the internet. The mouse ...
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Why I can't open a website with the requested “.com” domain instead of the redirected country-specific domain?

Every time I try to open one website I get redirected to the website but with local domain (domain of the country I am in). The website in the local domain is written in the local language. That’s ...
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Speedtest shows fast connection but actual downloads are slow

I'm struggling with my wifi setup at home. I've 2 floors apartment. Router is on the first floor (ASUS RT-AC68U) and my desktop PC is upstairs (w adapter ASUS USB-AC56). I find the connection pretty ...
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How to protect from Netcut

I am connected to a network with around 50 users in my college. I can't browse anything on net because they use up all the bandwidth using net-cut software. How do i protect my computer from this.
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Internet usage when Remote Desktoped into a work computer

I'm using a network extender (provided by my work) and remote desktop to connect to my work computer. Obviously streaming my work desktop to my home computer will use my internet connection, but if I ...
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Hotspot > Wifi > Win7 > RJ45 > Router > Wifi > Andriod6

I am living in temporary accommodation with no internet connection. There is an 'unsecured' Wifi Hotspot in range. I can connect my laptop to it and get a login in page. I have an account, so once I ...
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When I plug an Ethernet cable into my computer, is my computer directly connected to every server on the Internet?

By this I mean could I follow the Ethernet cable through thousands of miles of fiber optics and eventually get to Amazon's server, ESPN's server, and every other site's server? Thus, excluding the ...
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Giving multiple rooms wired internet access

The idea is that I want to give wired internet access (Ethernet) to every room in my house, using the cables already routed in the walls (Cat5 cables). Because the cables are already routed, the only ...
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Ethernet port works randomly on startup, restart always fixes issue

I have a custom PC that I built awhile ago that has a Asus rampage motherboard, don't have the exact model number off the top of my head. I have it wired with ethernet rather than wireless and the ...
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Websites download unusual file in certain browsers

Working from OSX El Capitan 10.11.1, can't currently test this on a different OS. (Update: a friend checked on OSX 10.10.5 and everything seems fine there) Recently, some websites became inaccessible ...
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Firefox Version not update after MAR file update in Control Panel

I am using the follow steps to update Firefox using mar file. https://wiki.mozilla.org/Software_Update:Manually_Installing_a_MAR_file It's updating Firefox as expected. Help > About Firefox also ...
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How do I use proxy in uTorrent for downloading?

My Hostel Wi Fi has blocked uTorrent and other clients. So I can't download through them. Can I use proxy for unblocking it? If yes then how?
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Why can't I visit a specific site?

For some reason I can't visit http://daringfireball.net and it's driving me crazy. On Chrome I get "This webpage is not available ERR_TIMED_OUT", on Safari I get "..the server where this page is ...
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Can I split the speed of a single ISP (and a single source) into two routers, so their speeds don't depend on the internet consumption of each other?

First I'd like to say I'm an absolute newbie in network configuration or anything related, by newbie I mean really newbie. The problem is that my Internet is quite slow (8mbps download, 1 mbps upload)...
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I have Internet connection… but not quite?

Sorry for the confusing title, but I am really confused with this problem. Basically - I have Internet connection (and quite a solid one, not like gprs in the middle of tundra) and I can browse ...
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How can I combine two physical internet connections into a single wireless network? [duplicate]

Recently, entirely by accident, I found that if my laptop was was plugged into one internet connection by Ethernet, and also connected to a seperate internet connection via wi-fi (in this case, I was ...