An Internet service provider (ISP) is a company that provides access to the Internet. Access ISPs connect customers to the Internet using copper, wireless or fiber connections.

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Dlink dir 685 with static IP. Cannot see router from other network

I have l2tp connection. My ISP gave me static IP. I can ping this IP from my ISP network successfully. But if I ping it from other ISP - it doesn't. I have dlink 685 router. Unchecked in Firewall ...
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How I am getting double internet speed? Just wondering

I was wondering, how it is possible that I am getting double speeds? I am paying for 100mbps, but sometimes I am getting over 200mbps (pic below). I have fiber cable run to my apartment, then fiber ...
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Multiple connection VPN where ISP limits single connection download

I have searched and searched for an answer for this and have tried a pfsense to pfsense scenario with 2+ vpn connections bonded together with every LAG configuration but can never get what I need. ...
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How can I monitor my ISP's connection quality over time?

I've got a very bad ISP and want to monitor the connection quality over a month's time. At the moment I just wrote a script which logs ping requests to Google's DNS server 8.8.8.8. How can I do ...
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High bandwidth usage from “Service Traffic” on only one ISP

I'm using NetBalancer and seeing a very odd behavior from windows. There's one element on the list "Service traffic". I found the following information here https://www.reddit.com/r/Windows10/...
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How my network operator knows that I'm using SIM card in USB modem?

In my country our ISPs designs separate internet packs for phone and USB modem. So when a user tries to become extra-smart by using mobile internet pack in USB modem, ISP immediately resets both ...
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Can I use a router to connect and transfer data between devices?

I'm thinking of a solution in which you can use a router (that does not have a current ISP) and use it to transfer data between devices. I know that routers are not normally setting up with the right ...
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server output bandwidth differs towards different locations

I have a VPS which has a 100 Mbps connection. My current connection is 50 Mbps to other sites, but with my vps I only get 2-3 Mbps, even though from other places the access is fast. What can cause ...
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How possibly could ISP push information to my browser at any webpage?

While I'm surfing the internet my ISP (internet service provider) manipulate the HTML webpage I'm seeing to push my usage information. how that is even possible ? that happen even if I'm opening a ...
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Why do I keep getting redirected to “/cgi-bin/redirect.ha”, when using AT&T U-Verse?

When browsing the web, I occasionally get redirected to "/cgi-bin/redirect.ha". Closing the browser or flushing the cache seems to fix it sometimes, but not always. Sometimes I'll see from Google: ...
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Is there a simple way to detect ISP port blocking?

Is there a way to tell the difference between my ISP blocking traffic on certain ports and my NAT router/firewall blocking that traffic? The sites “Shields Up” and “Can you see me” show my ports ...
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Release and Renew Ip won't work

I recently asked a question after someone online directed me to a link giving them my ip adress. I got some great help and advice and was told to release and renew my ip adress so the hacker couldn'...
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Unable to receive external emails

Our domain subscription was cancelled this morning due to an expired credit card on the account. A slew of problems followed. We got our domain back up and running and Most of the problems have been ...
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Some concept questions about internet privacy that I want to be clear about

Hi in hope of getting more effective answers and help, please only answer my question from the technical point of views. Thank you. Ignore money issue. Assume I am super rich and I can even hire a ...
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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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DSL consistently high ping, how do I build a case to show my ISP?

I've recently switched to Century Link and I have a DSL line, the isp before it was satellite internet and while it had low bandwidth the latency was definitely playable to good. Now that I have this ...
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What causes Error 400?

When I connect to 4g network I keep getting an intermittent Error 400. My ISP claim one of the following: A machine problem (I tell them it happens on all machines) A router issue (I tell them it ...
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ADSL Teracom router permits only static IP connections to internet but not DHCP

I have asked this question elsewhere but I have yet to get a firm understanding of where the problem is - http://askubuntu.com/questions/773557/unable-to-trace-where-my-ubuntu-networking-problem-is I ...
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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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Confusion in IP address configuration! Traceroute/pathping

When I query for my public IP address it obviously shows an IP address from Public cass typically 1.22.112.x. I have a Dlink router which is configured to DHCP and I am guessing my router also gets ...
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How to get my router IP address (assigned by ISP via DHCP)

My router has a WAN PRIVATE IP address which is assigned via DHCP by my ISP. This is different from my public IP address of course. In my router settings page I can read it: 10.245.134.71, and ...
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How to use Apple Domain IP as Proxy

My ISP let me to browse at high speed (20 Mbps) under www.apple.com domain, even though I've reached my maximum quota. This because I subscribed to Apple Music, this is include services like Apps ...
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Finding VCI and VPI numbers remotely

I am trying to connect to my ISP with a new router but after calling my ISP they say they don't know what my VCI and VPI numbers are. Is there a way of finding these out remotely? The issue has been ...
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How to… Internet without ISP?

I know that servers are connected "directly to the internet", at least big servers like Google, right? So, how can I connect my computer to the internet without an ISP? Is it possible? Is it legal? ...
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How to check if my ISP is changing in any way a request to Google's DNS?

The problem is that superuser.com, stackexchange.com and many other sites didn't work. When I was debugging the problem, I tried nslookup: user@host:~$ nslookup superuser.com 8.8.8.8 Server: 8.8....
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Weird Internet Connection Issue

I'm experiencing internet issues all day with the following details: Skype works but can't log in (login probably requires dns). RDP connection to a server worked normally, but pinging my public ip ...
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How does ISP know when user force reloads the browser?

Main question: my ISP compresses HTML and images, unless I press Ctrl + Shift + R on Chrome (and Firefox). So, how does the ISP know that I forced a refresh? Full story: I recently switched to ...
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Site is not reachable from my provider

My ISP is Optus (Melbourne, Australia). When I visit the site, http://www.ozon.ru, its content loads but the script sourced from (presumably) CDN, http://bundle.ozon.ru/ozon/1.0.6.164/js/bozon.min....
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ISP home network PAT vs NAT

Is there an easy way to figure out whether my router is assigned an address by my ISP using NAT (Network address translation) or PAT (Port address translation)? I want to figure out if my public ip ...
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Certain site is getting redirected to another page

My ISP is known for their intrusive behavior. Let's say warheat1990.com is a porn/gambling site with IP address 77.77.77.77 (my ISP will block these site). When I open warheat1990.com from my ...
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Technical information needed on how the ISP tracks VPN

I've read a lot of topics about battle between ISP and VPN and they all say this : Your ISP cannot know what you get up to on the internet. It cannot see your data because it is encrypted. ...
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Static public IP for NAT connection

I've Installed an Apache web server on my PC. I know an Apache server can be accessed by the public IP of my computer. But in my case, I do not have a unique public IP address. Because my ISP using ...
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How to bypass per socket speed limit of my isp?

well my isp slows down the internet by puting per socket speed limit from evening till midnight total speed of connection stays ok if something i am download uses multiple socket but things that use 1 ...
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Detect whether ISP gave me public IP address

How do you detect if your ISP actually gave you a public ip address(static or dynamic)? I mean they must have given me a public ip but how do I know if they did not secretly made me to share it with ...
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Speedtest gives perfect score on ISP servers, but not on others

So I use Claro Guatemala for my ISP. I pay for 10/1 service. But for the last few weeks, my internet speeds have been terrible. Most d/l speeds (actual downloads on actual files) show around 10-15 ...
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Monitor wifi connection over time

I have very poor WIFI. My speeds range from about 1.9 to 3 Mbps download speed on a good day. Not only that, but my internet cuts out constantly. My wired Internet has speeds I can't complain about. ...
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Same Public IPs is possible?

As I understand two computers can't have the same public (external) IP address. Except for if those two computers are connected via the same router, then they can have (share) the same public IP ...
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Buying a new router because my ISP is blocking port forward

So I believe my ISP is blocking certain port. My question is simple, if I purchase a new router, is it going to fix the issue? Thanks
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Making Sense of ISP's Network Topology

I recently noticed something odd while performing traceroutes from my home network, and its made me wonder as to the architecture of my ISP's network. My home network uses 192.168.0.0/16 addresses (...
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TRACERT Issues, Consistently timing out on specific steps

I've been with the same internet provider (ZoomInternet) for a few years now. It has been a relatively good experience, and the service is typically fine just fine. However, the last 2 or 3 days I'...
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2 ISP 2 Modem/Routers 1 Switch Network

ISP1 ISP2 | | Modem/Router1 <---------------------------Modem/Router2 | | | | ...
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Internet drops frequently unless running an infinite ping

My internet tends to cut out and then return a few minutes later, I've been struggling with this issue for years with Comcast, I've gone through ~4 modems, and 2 routers and countless technician ...
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Is there any way to bypass ISP-based redirection of webpages after credit finished?

My ISP has different Internet plans and some of them are limited traffic and once the monthly traffic has reached, any webpages will be redirected to a specific IP address showing that the credit has ...
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Internet speed ADSL2+ & ISP

Our user has reported that his home Internet speed is only getting 1Mb download and 0.2Mb upload so I went there to check what is causing the slow connection. First, I checked telephone lines to see ...
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cant access my site is my ip blocked by ISP

I want to know if my ISP has blocked my website www.indolog.com . If i use another ISP it works fine. Below are the tracert log C:\>tracert www.indolog.com Tracing route to indolog.com [199.223....
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How to get a Static IP address?

I have a dynamic IP address and I don't want to change it every time I connect to the Internet. I want to get a static IP address; what can I do?
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How to monitor my connection continuity within 24 hours

I have a bad ISP, and my internet cuts off for like 10 seconds every 2 hours or so and return. According to my ISP it's fixed, but they've been saying that for weeks now. My question is, is there a ...
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Firefox redirection to dnssearch.com

My Environment OSX El Capitain FireFox 44.0.2 Service Provider : Time Warner Cable Issue only happens in Firefox, Safari and Chrome are okay Issue Summary Whenever i type incorrect web address like ...
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How to forward blocked ports by ISP

So I've been trying to setup a TeamSpeak 3 server on my pc but ports (9987,10011,30033) are blocked by my ISP, I've contacted them to unblock them but they didn't accept, and it's the fastest ISP in ...
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Why do ISP's offer faster download speeds than upload speeds? [duplicate]

In most cases (in the USA) the major ISP's offer moderate download speeds, but the uploads speeds are a fraction of the upload speeds (normally about 10%). Why is this done? It would seem better ...