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Does a typical home router support classless IP address?

All typical home routers I know of allow us to set a custom subnet mask, and because of this, I am really curious about whether they support the use of classless addressing scheme, meaning that in the ...
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Hyper-V: guest OS requires internet driver

I'm using windows 10 64-bit on my Asus gl552jx-xo093d (i5-4200H). I just installed Windows 7 Starter (32-bit) as VM on Hyper-V. When I start the VM, I can't access the internet. The problem is I can'...
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Is it true that sooner or later desktop applications will be abandoned? [on hold]

I had this conversation with my co-workers. One of them said that desktop applications will soon be abandoned by people. The reason he said that was more and more people get connected to the internet ...
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nslookup time out after 2 seconds but ping ok and internet connection slow

The configuration is a single Windows Server 2012 with AD and DNS installed. Each client user can login properly on AD with his DNS pointed on the DC server controller. But the issue is a very slow ...
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Windows 7 ADSL plus internet from my phone, chose a primary connection?

I want to stream to Twitch which require minimum 2 mbit/s upload speed which I do get from 3G on my phone, so I connect my phone to my PC through USB to share internet from phone to PC. The problem ...
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Connect server to internet over local machine

Ive got access to a server over ssh to run some experiments and need to download some packages over the internet to perform these. Unfortunately, the server has no connection to the internet, or ...
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There is no sharing tab in connection properties

I'm trying to make Android 4.4.2 device Micromax Unite 2 - A106 to share PC's internet connection. I've a PC at home which has highspeed broadband internet connection. I don't have wireless router ...
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Delayed startup of network (Wi-Fi) icon

When my Windows 7 Starter netbook boots up and after everything is loaded, it takes about 5 minutes before the network icon near the clock becomes functional. When there’s an available Wi-Fi signal – ...
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No Internet connection in genymotion on VirtualBox 4.3.34

i have problem with virtual box 4.3.34, when i install genymotion (win 10 64bit) i can't access internet enter image description here I had config: 1. file > preferences > network > host-only ...
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Downloading from Internet directly to google drive

I download a file from the Internet to the google drive folder on my local computer. In this case, the file is first downloaded to my local computer and then uploaded to google's servers from my local ...
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Computer and Internet use on a boat?

Let's assume that I seriously would like to be able to use my computer as easily and as carefreely while on a boat as I do while at home. In short, if I were on a boat for extended periods, such as ...
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set up SSH on linux to browse internet

my mobile broadband provider is not allowing me to connect to internet except a specific url (their website). Can an SSH be used to access another website by exploiting their website's url? If no, how ...
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Group Policy Setting - Internet Explorer

Internet Options/Security/Trusted Sites/Custom level/Websites in less privileged web content zone can navigate into this zone The Microsoft documentation on this says it is set to ‘disable’ by ...
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Chrome suddenly disabled “IDM extension”?

I didn't have this problem till now, but today suddenly chrome disabled my "IDM extension" so i searched a lot, but the results i found were out-of-date (<2015) so is this problem solved or still i ...
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Configuring group policy to bypass proxy server for local addresses and adding a domain to trusted root certificate authorities

I am an intern who has just started in a new company. I have never used the group policy editor before. However I suggested that I believed it is possible to accomplish the two tasks we wish using the ...
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Computer is telling me, “Not connected - No connections are available” Despite the fact I am connected to the internet?

Just got a new PSU because my old one was on the way out. Started up my computer and everything works fine except for a yellow triangle with a warning tick on the Network and Sharing center icon on my ...
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Is there a way to limit Internet bandwidth on Wi-Fi on a per-user basis?

I am on Windows 7 and I have a D-Link Wi-Fi router. I become very helpless when my cousins come over for weekend and suck up all the Internet bandwidth by streaming Netflix and YouTube. I just to ...
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experiencing packet loss, not sure how to fix

I called my ISP and chatted online with an agent at my ISP and neither really understood what packets were, how to fix it, or anything..they just kept telling me "well on my end your download speed is ...
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Ethernet goes “ Limited” when I want to share my connection [duplicate]

I have created a hosted network from my computer connected with a cable to ethernet, but whenever I go to the Wi-Fi adapter to anable the sharing in order to connect my phone with using the shared Wi-...
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Is there any way to set up downloads at certain times? [on hold]

I have very limited ISP choices where I live. I am thinking about switching to satellite Internet, which will be faster then my DSL, but comes with limited monthly data. My idea to optimize this is to ...
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How to prevent Google Chrome from changing the default browser to itself in Windows 7?

I am using Windows 7 (SP1 x64) with Internet Explorer 11. And every time I open Chrome, it makes itself the default browser automatically without my permission. Is Google trying to force me to use its ...
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Can I transfer my wifi to another house? [on hold]

I'm staying at a relatives house for vacation but they do not have wifi. I have wifi at my house, If I take my router and plug in my equipment will I get internet access?
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Windows Store is not loading any page

I have Windows 10 v1511 (10.0.10586.0). early windows store was running well but after running the command WSRESET.EXE. Windows store is not loading any page I want to tell about two things. I have ...
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WAN port Unplugged

I have iBall 150M Extreme Wireless N Router. I am trying to connect my internet through this router. I configured it correctly (using quick configuration) as per my knowledge using static IP Address. ...
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Why is my actual download speed less than that found by by speedtest.net?

I ran my Internet connection through SpeedTest.net which claims that it finds out the actual Internet speed, much lower than that promised by my ISP. But—while downloading—the speed is much lesser ...
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Is DSL digital or analogue?

I've looked all over forums and this looks like a popular debate. I currently have an ADSL Sky Broadband connection through the old copper phone line, needing a microfilter to split the frequency ...
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Internet Accessible Private Cloud

I am attempting to setup a private cloud server (using a Debian VM) that is accessible to myself and a few friends over the internet. I have a domain name, however I do not have a public IP or access ...
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Local vs Internet IP addresses

So I have two IP addresses - one is on my network settings and is 192.168.0.X. Another one - I checked this address online - is 108.X.X.X. What's the difference between these two IP addresses? Does it ...
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Surface Pro 3 or 4 - “network cable unplugged”

NOTE: Answering my own question to help community. After a Windows Update I cannot access any WiFi on my Surface Pro. In the Taskbar Network Settings it only shows Flight Mode, not the list of ...
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RDP connections keep dropping

I have an odd problem on my notebook (HP Pavilion dv7). My Internet connection seems OK for the most part. But lately I've been having trouble with Remote Desktop connections. While I can connect ...
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How to find a video page in vimeo

I've found a video embedded in a 3rd party site. https://player.vimeo.com/video/168203444 I want to open this video in vimeo site to be able to add it to my personal "watch it later" list. How can ...
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What does internet that isn't dial-up sound like

We've all heard the classic dial-up screeching sound, but what does it sound like for Cable/DSL/or fiber to be making a connection? I know old modems used to covert digital data to analogue before ...
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Intermittent Packet Loss

I apologize for my lack of knowledge when it comes to networks. Over the last few weeks, I've been experiencing off and on intermittent internet issues. I can go hours without anything then all of a ...
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How to connect to internet from Ubuntu which is installed in a virtual machine using VMWare Workstation?

I have installed Ubuntu 9.04 on a virtual machine using VMWare Workstation. I have Windows 7 as my host OS. I want to connect to internet from Ubuntu. Can anyone please gives steps for connecting to ...
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Web site not down but I cannot load it

This has happened me 2nd times this week: I cannot load Overleaf while: Pages which check availability like http://www.downforeveryoneorjustme.com/, http://currentlydown.com … (I tried like 4 of ...
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How to use Akamai Netsession interface with firefox and other apps?

I have Akamai Net session Interface Installed on my laptop but I don't know how to use to by integrating it in Mozilla Firefox and other apps for downloading purpose. How Can i do it? Plz provide a ...
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Sharing Internet connection to other devices through a router

I got a Raspberry pi which is connected to router's wan port. Another win7 computer is connected to the router's lan port. I tether my phone to raspberry and want to share its connection to the other ...
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File Download speed is 60kbps but speedtest shows 5.7mbps. Why is that?

My speed test on checking shows 5.7 Mbps but when i try to download files: it downloads in the speed of 60 kbps only? I'm getting a lot of nuisance. Help me
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How to use network interfaces as a bridge for another PC?

I have a server (let's call it PC1) which I cannot connect to the internet "normally" for various reasons. I have another PC (PC2) with wireless a wireless connection and an available network port. I ...
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Route to Internet router from different subnet

I ran into a situation where my network is setup like the following: In this image my Computer A is connected with WiFi DSL router which is connected to the Internet. Computer A and B are directly ...
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Being redirected to IIS7 page

When I try to access another computer across my home network through a browser by using its ip address I get routed to an iis7 page that says iis7 and then welcome in a bunch of languages. Any help?
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Intermittent internet connection (strange problems)

Recently I have been experiencing problems with my internet connection. Access to the internet drops across all devices periodically and seemingly randomly. The error says that websites server cannot ...
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Cannot access internet from VirtualBox guest (Arch Linux)

I am using VirtualBox 5.0.20. The host machine is a MacBook running OS X 10.11.5 (El Capitan). The guest OS is 64-bit Arch Linux. When I installed Arch from the ISO, the guest's internet connectivity ...
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Shutdown computer automatically after set bandwidth is used

On my internet pack that I now have, I get a set amount of data free for use at midnight. What I would like to do is to automatically shutdown my computer after the set amount of data is used, whether ...
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Two internet connections, two routers, one network

So here is my situation. We recently got another internet connection setup here at home, which means we have two now. Each internet connection has its own router (both routers have a built in modem, ...
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How to disable javascript modal popup ads

For many years I have blocked popup ads with AdBlock Plus. But it seems more and more these past couple months there is a "new" kind of popup overtaking the web. They are javascript based "modal" ...
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Router crashes if download speed goes to high

If I cap my download speed to 1.5 mb/s or 2 mb/s my internet is stable however if I set the download speed cap to unlimited or 3+ mb/s it looks like my router crashes and my internet stops. During ...
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How to stop videos on news sites from overriding my speaker mute

Just recently I have found when clicking on news stories that their advertisement and news videos start up automatically and that if I have set the speakers to mute that it overrides this. I then re-...
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Ethernet adapter does not work for a period of time

I have a rather strange problem, all of a sudden, without any changes - my ethernet adapter stopped working (from one start up to the next). However, after about 10 minutes it starts working again (...
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Connected to Wifi router but no internet access

Problem Connected to my wireless router at home won't give me internet access. What happened Several days ago I was connected to the Wifi router at home and everything works like a charm. Then I ...