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Home Server comcast residential account

I have a home server set up through a comcast residential account. On the server I have several wordpress sites. In the wordpress sites I have to go into general--> settings to set the ip address to ...
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Connect My Laptop To Internet Using the LAN Port On My Desktop [closed]

My desktop is connected to my home WiFi network using a USB WiFi dongle (managed by windows). The LAN port on the desktop is empty. I am working on a microcontroller project where I need a ethernet ...
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Home and Office network architecture query

Me and my extended family live in the same apartment building (over 3 different floors - 3,4 & 6) and we also have an office on the ground floor. Our Internet connection originates on the 4th ...
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Why unshared folders in homegroup keep showing

Here is the scene: I have a PC A and B connected with a homegroup, I shared a folder Tmp in A to copy some files between the 2 PCs, and un-shared the folder after the job was done. But B keep showing ...
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How to direct connection local lan + WIFI internet?

I am running 2 computers. Each have a WIFI connection to the router (other location in the house) which provides internet. I would like now to directly connect those 2 computers via their Gigabit ...
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How to set-up my laptop to use wired connection when WiFi is avalable as well [duplicate]

I would like to set-up my laptop's networking to use exclusively LAN (Ethernet) connection when both LAN andWiFi are available? (In my case wired and wireless connections come from the same router.) ...
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Unknown hosts between 2 computers

I have 2 computers with Linux running on them: ip: 192.168.0.1 hostname: COMPUTER1 ip: 192.168.0.2 hostname: COMPUTER2 ip: 192.168.0.3 the router I configured the /etc/hostname files with the ...
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Iptables: Allow Internal LAN to access INTERNET

I have an internal network behind my router on eth0, and I have my router connected to the internet thorugh wlan0. I can't access the internet from inside the lan, how can I fix this? wlan0: ...
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570 views

How do I firewall a machine against the local (wireless) network while still allowing the machine to route internet traffic?

I have a shared DSL connection, and I know that some of the users constantly get their computers infected, so I worry about network security. My computer is the only one wired to the modem (which is ...
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1answer
318 views

How can I get IP Name Resolution working between XP boxes on LAN?

Before I added an Ooma phone to my home network, I could get to other machines on my network by typing "\dadscomputer\dadsfolder", for instance, if that folder was shared. Now, if I want to do the ...
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574 views

Being ARP spoof, how to keep a right ARP cache on OS X?

At dormitory, our PCs/NBs seems to be attack or say arp spoofing? The guy(s) may using the software like "skiller" or "netcut" or much more enhanced software attacking us, we can only use a software ...
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452 views

How to extend existing home network via Ethernet with an Encore ENHWI-2AN3?

My goal is to extend internet and a home network into an Encore ENHWI-2AN3. Wifi does not reach so it is done over ethernet cable. Just plugging the device in, it will have internet, but doesn't ...
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1answer
248 views

Separate internet router from LAN wifi

I have a Linksys WRT54GL router running Tomato that I've been happy with for quite a while. I just purchased a TP-Link WDR3600 a/b/g/n + 4-port Gigabit ethernet router for better LAN throughput, and ...
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How can I set a static ip address on a DHCP network?

My home linksys router is using local address of 192.168.75.1 and subnet of 255.255.255.0. The DHCP server is enabled. The starting IP address is 192.168.75.100. I'm facing problem configuring the IP ...
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Very slow LAN connection because of the distance from the router

I have a 2Mbps Internet connection at home. I also have two desktop computers. One desktop computers is located in my room and the other is in the living room together with the router. The distance ...
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198 views

Make a device send data to a server with unknown IP address

I have a client-server application, which runs in a LAN. Every time a device connects to this LAN, it should send some data to the server within the LAN, but the device doesn't know the IP address ...
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how to configure a wireless LAN using my ADSL router (beetel 450tc1)

I want to be able to share stuff with my roomie over our apartment Wireless connection but currently it is not possible. Is there a router setting that will make it available for us?
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How to change LAN address range with Motorola SBG900E?

I'm trying to get work VPN properly working from home (problem is, when it's enabled, I can access the private network but not public internet). A colleague suggested I should try changing my home LAN ...
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1answer
189 views

How to establish a LAN connection with 1 modem, 1 wireless modem, and 1 wireless router?

So here's the situation: I've got my desktop computer downstairs which is connected directly into my new wireless modem that my ISP gave me. Upstairs, I have my TV and my PS3 which is connected ...
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2answers
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Home Network- Gigabit not working with 5 out of 6 patch cables

Setting up a netgear n600 (WNDR3700) in my home. I have tried connecting two PCs to the LAN and am only getting 100mb/s with most of my patch cables(all are cat5e). I was only able to achieve 1Gb/s ...
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1answer
637 views

What is the difference between hostname suffixes .local and .lan?

Why do other computers on my home network sometimes resolve as xyz.local and other times as xyz.lan ? I have a NAS device that shows up in Safari Bonjour bookmarks as xyz.local. I've copied a direct ...
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Use name instead of IP address for home network

I have IIS7 on my computer, and I can access it through other computers in my house on the same network through my computer's IP address - 192.168.1.10x Instead of typing in http : //192.168.1.10x/ I ...
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PPPOE and LAN security?

If I use PPPOE to connect to Internet and enable network discovery for public networks, do I open my shared folders to others? If only admin from ISP can see my folders i dont't like it :) I hate ...
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What's wrong with my custom LAN cable?

This question is basically a continuation of this previous question. Never mind, here's the deal: I've made a LAN cable that goes through a wall, but it doesn't work. The cable is roughly 10m/30ft ...
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Why is my cat5e cable not okay?

My LAN cable seems to work (indicator LED lights up) but the computer can't find a connection. What's wrong? Setup: I had to run a network cable from a router in one room to a computer to another ...
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Host name resolution on a home network

I have several machines (both virtual and physical) in my internal network at home. Currently I have to connect via 1P addresses. The one main machine I connect with to all the other machines is ...
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2answers
260 views

Building a network at home, what cables to use (if any)?

My house is currently in ruins and am building it. While doing so, I wanted to design a home network. My main objectives are surfing and HD streaming. The house is one-level, 100 sq/m (about 300 ...
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LAN Home Network with router + Wifi internet

I have Windows 7 64bit, a Belkin router, and a Wifi usb card. I have a Windows XP computer networked and shared on the router. I get my internet from a USB Wifi card. I would like to use the ...
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Network MP3 player recomendations

I'm looking for a device with the following capabilities WiFi a/b/g/n any will do, WPA support Connect to my Windows machine and play non DRMd mp3s from it, Zune device or software integration would ...
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Is it possible to provide a wired ethernet connection to external devices with an extra LAN card?

I'm trying to provide a wired ethernet connection (wireless is not an option for this device) to a device (Samsung blu-ray player) without running Cat5 cable all over the home. I have a PC sitting ...
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Two public IPs behind a cable-modem using D-Link DIR-300

I have a cable-modem connection to the internet and I bought a router in order to share my internet connection betwen my laptop and my PC. The router I bought is D-Link DIR-300. The first weird thing ...