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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 ...
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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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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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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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Router greatly slowing down internet connection speed

I have a router which shares the connection in my house between different computers. I dont need a modem; I can also plug in a pc directly to ethernet cable in my house to gain internet access. I ...
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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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Sharing Internet connection across LAN

For the life of me, I can't figure this out. I had it working once in my network, but never after that. I have two machines A (Win7-x64) and B (WinXP-x86), connected through TP-Link's TL-MR3420 ...
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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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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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Bandwidth Rate Limiter

I have 6 windows (XP/7) computers on a network which only has a 2mb line. We occasionly get times when one of the computers take up the entire line and everyone else hangs. I believe a rate limiter to ...
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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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internet connection sharing between 2 computers

Sorry, I am stuck on this. I tried this and some other wiki, no luck. I have 2 ethernet cards, one with internet connection (over pppoe) and I try to connect the other computer to internet thru the ...
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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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Let vmware virtual machine connect to the world thru specialized interface

I have vmware player, and I am running a special OS therein. My computer has two network interfaces, let's call them eth0 and eth1. I want to configure my computer so that all network traffic goes ...
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Internet very slow on one computer, but not another

We just had internet installed the other day. I can connect just fine via wireless with my laptop, and I have no issues with speed. Some pages will say the server isn't responding. If it does manage ...
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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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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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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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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. ...