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Internet wireless connected with limited access, Windows Vista

I had some malware in my computer so I did a bit of manual work to remove it including resetting TCP/IP. Now the malware is gone. I can see my home wireless network and I can get connected to it, ...
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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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Why can't I download all files at high speed when I can stream HD YouTube videos without buffering?

I recently got a new internet connection. When I am watching videos on YouTube, there is no buffering for 720p or 1080p videos. If I download these videos using YouTube Download Manager, I get a ...
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How does “domain fronting” work?

I am wondering how does "domain fronting" work? It seems to me like it somehow get's a non-proxy to act as a proxy, therefore providing strong obfuscation from connection monitoring. Here's a ...
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Authenticate WiFi client using custom database before giving access to the Internet

I want if following scenario is possible: One of my employees tries to connect to our company's WiFi. When he selects the SSID in available WiFi list, he is taken to a captive portal. There he ...
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Hosts that host pictures for posts [on hold]

Sometimes I need to host pictures for posts i different systems. This is good when environment provides hosting feature like superuser.com provides some magic server http://i.stack.imgur.com/ that ...
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Internet connectivity problem with VMware Player

I've just installed Ubuntu 9.10 on VMware Player 3.00; the host OS is Windows 7. I can't get Ubuntu in the VMware Player to connect to the Internet. My Internet connection is wired and the ...
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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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Bypass “302 Found” ISP redirecton

I was goofing around with a usb broadband modem(sim card modem) I used a sim card with no current subscribed data plan.On opening google.com I was redirected to the "Buy A data plan Page"(Page to buy ...
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Why are websites suddenly asking me about cookies?

I have for a long time known that websites give me cookies so that small pieces of information can be remembered about my habits, passwords etc. I accept this, but all of a sudden they are asking for ...
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How can I download a website and the links it references, but nothing more? [duplicate]

I have a list of links here: https://docs.oracle.com/javase/tutorial/reallybigindex.html That I would liked all downloaded. Would anyone know how this would go?
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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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DNS Address could not be found - firewall

I'm using FortiGate 80C, have face this error when browsing. This message appear, then after few second it will redirect to the page. My question is why does this error occur and how to get rid of ...
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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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Route to Internet router from different subnet

I ran into a situation where my network is setup like the following: my network In this image my Computer A is connected with WiFi DSL router which is connected to the Internet. Computer A and B are ...
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How to disable only internet access on virtual network card

in my case I have installed'my wifi router 3.0' am using this app to broadcast wifi to my phone, the aim of connecting to this wifi is to let my phone act as gateway for certain SmS gateway software ...
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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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Foreign website addresses - unable to access

Why is it that when I enter www.jackdaniels.com/visit I am directed to www.store.jackdaniels.co.uk. This is not what I want. Recently went on trip around the distillery and they told us that we could ...
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TCP Retransmission vs. TCP Fast Retransmission

In Wireshark I can see things that say "TCP Retransmission" and "TCP Fast Retransmission." What's the difference? How is Wireshark able to tell the difference?
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What about this special domain “to.”

Today I saw this special domain and I'm really wondering. http://to./ How it's possible. Where can I register this type of domains :) Thank you.
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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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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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Connecting wireless router to a switch

Is it possible to connect my cable modem to a 5port gigabit switch and a wireless router to said switch. I have tried this way already but although I get connectivity hard wired to the switch, the ...
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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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How to use two different ISP Internet with Mikrotik

I have two ISP for internet with this ip : ISP 1: 92.168.1.1 on Ethernet 1 Mikrotik ISP 2: 192.168.2.1 on Ethernet 2 Mikrotik And my local network Local IP : 192.168.10.0/24 on on Ethernet 3 ...
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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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PPPoE not working on my router WR841n, but working fine if I dial from my PC

I have a modem which I connect to my PC, I can connect to the internet by dialing PPPoE with username/password ISP gave me. Today I bought a router so I can share the internet with other computers ...
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Only Pin 5 working on multiple Cat5E cables

I have CAT5e cable running through my home for landline, and I'm repurposing it for internet. I terminated the ends of each cable with a RJ45 punch down keystone. I then tested it with a network ...
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Why is Bluetooth PAN functioning slowly on one machine but fine on another?

I am using Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit and the Bluetooth dongle which I use to connect to the Internet via Bluetooth PAN (Personal Area Network) is only functioning at 12% of what it should be according ...
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Open two tabs side by side on Google Chrome

I am a software Engineer and use windows 10. I need to open two tabs side by side on Chrome in most of the cases. Currently what I do is open up a new Chrome window and use it side by side with the ...
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DVR to Stream to WEB site

I have DVR (2 camera) and i opened port for watch to internet but anyone who wants to watch need activex, codec, password and DVR have an connection user limit (5 user). I want set up stream server to ...
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Why does “Windows Games Explorer” attempt to access the internet whenever I launch a game?

I'm running Windows 7 SP1 Ultimate (64-bit) and the OS is making some undesirable and unidentified calls to the internet. Whenever I launch a game (in this case Unreal Tournament) I notice Windows ...
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I can access websites through the web browser, but I can not ping them or interact in various other ways

as of around two weeks ago I've been having really weird interactions with the Internet that I can't explain, but please keep reading. I've tried looking for the issue myself and haven't found ...
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Two Sites, One Firewall, Two wireless bridge, One ADSL modem,Internet Sharing

I have two physically separate sites, Site A and Site B. Site A - connected two Side B via a Wireless Bridge Site A - Transparent Wireless bridge terminates into the switch of Site A Site A - Has a ...
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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 ...
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No wireless on windows after using kali boot cd

Today I wanted to start playing around with Kali Linux so I downloaded the ISO and burned it to a DVD, restarted the laptop and booted to the DVD pressed the first option which is just a boot. ...
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what do you actually buy when buying domain names [closed]

I've come up with an odd question. What do I actually buy, when I buy a domain name. I mean, domain names are just human readable IP addresses and the IP addresses must be provided by the buyer. Do I ...
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Slow Internet speed when HomePlug combined with router

I'm using HomePlug AV2 600 devices to connect upstairs with downstairs (router is downstairs). A check with iperf shows bandwidth of ~100Mbps, and data transferred on the local network from downstairs ...
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WiFi-Router network connection using SIM card

I know there are routers which support SIM cards. But can I connect a router which does not officially support SIM cards to the internet using mobile connection? I imagine some tool which can send ...
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WiFi connection only lets me access https, not http

I'm having problem with my internet connection. I can't access the websites which I normally do. I get this error from Google chrome 'Connection to [website] was interrupted'. But the websites I ...
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Gigabit ethernet and router hotspot combo?

so I have 1 Gbps RJ45 cable connected to my PC and I want to create a hotspot in my room to be able to connect smartphone (with a limited internet speed of 10Mbps~). Currently I have ASUS RT-N10 ...
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WINDOWS 10: I receive a “no valid IP configuration” on both WIFI and Ethernet.

More specs: It works on all other devices in my house. I am missing a connection-specific DNS suffix, and no default gateway. The auto ip is a 169.54.x.x The ip address of the router : IP Address ...
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Unable to access some Utah websites

I know this has been asked before, but I don't find an answer that addresses my particular issue. I would like to know how to use IP trace software (like Magic NetTrace) to figure out who is blocking ...
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How to extend internet coverage on this apt?

I'm a network novice, so please bear with me. I want to extend internet coverage throughout the apartment, and I have no idea how to do it. Our apartment looks more or less like the image below. The ...
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What else is online that doesn't come under WWW (World Wide Web)? [closed]

I understand the difference between Internet and WWW, that internet refers to whole network that binds all the machines (servers and clients or hosts) together and differentiates between each of them ...
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All browser act like ctrl is pressed

I hate this, and this happens too often. Suddenly, my Firefox, Chrome and Microsoft Edge start to act like ctrl is pressed. If I try to scroll it should zoom the page. I've tried a few solutions which ...
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Slow internet on Windows 10 but fast on Ubuntu - Dual Boot

Not sure how to ask this. My ISP throttles my connection for certain data types at 3pm each day (ie. torrents), this has never been an issue under Ubuntu because it never effects any other kind of ...
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ERR_CONNECTION_TIMED_OUT issue

I have this annoying error that appears when I try to reach websites while streaming on Twitch or Hitbox using OBS/Xsplit. ERR_CONNECTION_TIMED_OUT appears for every website I try to reach only when ...
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Find third and n-th level domains in a network

In this page an example about how domain naming works is provided. The second-level domain is utexas.edu, then some third and fourth level domains are listed, like computerstore.utexas.edu and ...
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Limited internet connectivity when connected to WiFi and USB-HSPA/3G

My setup is as follows: An old Billion 400G router, not connected to the internet A new D-Link USB-HSPA/3G internet stick I need to connect to the router via WiFi to be able to print (I have a ...