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LAN Not Working : Unidentified Network

Near about 2 Months ago I Got New Home Connection . First 20 days it worked Superb after 20 days I got registry error in my Windows 7 Laptop and 80 % programs stopped working then I got this error : ...
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Lan settings constantly being changed to proxy server in Windows 8.1

Now matter which of three ways I go in and change my settings to automatically detect, within 15 to 30 seconds it flips back to having the proxy server option checked. This started happening two, ...
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1answer
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CIDR < 5 not allowed

Problem Two NICs have been connected using an ethernet cable. The ethernet adapters have been configured as follows: NIC I IP: 8.0.0.1 Subnet mask: 248.0.0.0 NIC II IP: 8.0.0.2 Subnet mask: ...
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1answer
140 views

All of my Windows computers won't connect to the Internet (LAN or WiFi)

My Windows computers: Desktop - connected to LAN. Error: LAN connection / Ethernet Adaptor may have a problem Laptop - connected via WiFi Error: "Limited Access" Laptop - connected via WiFi Error: ...
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1answer
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Windows networking suddenly not working across the LAN

I have a small LAN containing three PCs (two on Win7 Ultimate x64 and one on XP Pro), a Samsung network laser, and a Drobo box (with DroboShare). At some point in the recent past (and I'm not sure ...
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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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“New connection” on Windows

I have Windows 7 installed in my laptop. When I pluged eithernet to my router at home, Windows name the adapter as "Local Area Connection", when I connect my laptop at office, it name the adapter as ...
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123 views

Windows 7 recongizes lan cable, but there is not network or internet connection

It's a while that I'm facing with this problem. I connect the lan cable to my PC, but there is no network connections or any internet connection, but the computer recognizes the lan cable (because in ...
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1answer
409 views

Cannot ping from Android Device to Windows 8 PC

I have Wifi network with 2 Android devices and 1 Windows 8 PC. I am able to connect to internet on all 3 devices. I can ping android devices from win8 pc. But I cannot ping win8 pc from android ...
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My colleague often shuts down my machine through the LAN - how do I prevent it?

This might sound weird. My colleague and I were working on a Windows machine. He frequently shuts it down through the LAN. He usually follows these steps: Access command prompt, enter shutdown -i. ...
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1answer
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Windows internet connection only after deactivating and activating LAN adapter

When I start my Window 7 PC I get no internet connection. LAN works, but internet does not. If I deactivate and then reactivate the LAN adapter, I get an internet connection. Any idea what could be ...
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0answers
57 views

smbclent send message Windows User

I am trying to send a message to a Windows User from a Ubuntu User on the same LAN subnet. I can see the user's computer and PING IT from Ubuntu. cat mymessage.txt | smbclient M BRIDGE2 Error: ...
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372 views

any way to boost the speed of file transfer over LAN

I have two old computers A and B, which are running Windows XP and connected to the same LAN with shared folder created. Computer A shares a folder to all computers on the same LAN. About every 10 ...
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1answer
56 views

How to synchronize tasks on multiple computers

I would like to be able to run similar tasks on several computers that must be precisely synced. More specifically I need 4 laptops to be synced, probably over local network, and I need to use one of ...
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0answers
192 views

Wake On Lan just doesn't want to work

It just doesn't want to work, believe me I've tried everything. Windows says driver is up to date. In advanced everything about WoL is enabled. In Bios it's enabled. The problem is after shut down the ...
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2answers
87 views

How to add a password to join LAN network

I have a router set up with wireless passwords, but anybody who plugs an ethernet cable into a wallsocket will have access to the network regardless of passwords. Is there a program or method of ...
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1answer
315 views

Wireless Disabled When Connected to Domain and Wired

When I'm connected to a Domain and wired lan is connected, wireless connections disappears. Wireless Connection in Networks devices is not greyed out. I have tried running" wmic nic where ...
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0answers
233 views

Windows combine WiFi sharing + ethernet

I'm using a 4G dongle to connect my main PC to the internet, but I have multiple devices so I share my 4G connection using Connectify. I'm using this software instead of the built in adhoc network, ...
3
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1answer
429 views

using wireless (3G) and lan at the same time in windows 7

I am working on customer's site and here i have a very restricted lan (no gmail, no corporate mail) but i need the lan for som services (intranet, svn, jira...). My laptop has a built in SIM with 3g. ...
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1answer
6k views

What is Windows command to convert machine name to ip address and vice versa?

I need to know the ip address of another machine in a lan network. What is the Windows command for getting ip address from machine name and vice versa?
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202 views

Network disabled in Windows 8 PC on startup

Windows 8 64-Bit pc will not detect network on startup. Every time we have to do a "scan for hardware changes" in device manager. Otherwise it will not connect to network automatically. We did ...
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1answer
466 views

Windows 7 Wi-Fi only connecting when LAN cable plugged in

Wi-Fi connection works when the LAN cable is plugged in but it shows "Limited Access" as soon as it is removed. I would like to troubleshoot this or even provide further details - but I dont know what ...
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2answers
92 views

Software that simulates a LAN admin [closed]

You know you recommend a software that simulates a LAN, to use as a virtual test environment before you apply the settings on physical machines? Should I install it on Windows 7.
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0answers
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LAN speed from Windows console [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to detect the speed (fast or gigabit ethernet) of a network connection over Windows command line Is there any way to get network speed (the value from network ...
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2answers
1k views

Windows: Screensharing over LAN

What is the best way to connect two computers, offline, to screenshare from one computer to the other with good quality and get as little of a delay as possible? What software should I use (has to be ...
2
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0answers
1k views

Setting Windows to resolve all hostnames via DNS when not connected to a Domain Controller?

The enviroment is a private network with a single router using DD-WRT's dnsmasq to resolve names and do caching. Resolving hosts via DNS works fine: dig +short @192.168.1.1 gamma 192.168.1.22 Now, ...
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2answers
679 views

Windows file sharing connects over WiFi instead of LAN

I have a laptop and a desktop computer, and I need to sync lots of files to the laptop and back whenever I go on a trip, etc. I've got a LAN cable connected into an extra port on the desktop that I ...
3
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2answers
943 views

avahi-browse or avahi-discover for Windows

Is there a Windows free (= libre) software analoguous to GNU/Linux avahi-browse or avahi-discover (which would discover avahi/bonjour services on the local network and list them)? Since I have ...
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3answers
8k views

How to connect to MySQL server in LAN?

Here is the technical description. My laptop's config: IP Adress:192.168.2.5 MySQL Server 5.0 on port 3306 Operating System: Ubuntu The database is in this machine My friend's laptop config: ...
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7answers
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How to use Wireless and Wired Connection both at a same time in Windows 7?

I am using Windows 7 Problem is while using internet in Wireless if i connect LAN cable to my laptop, it stop Wireless connection and Wired Connection gets active. I am using Internet using ...
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2answers
991 views

My PC is not reachable on local LAN after changing computer name

My PC is not reachable on my local LAN (workgroup) after changing the computer name. I then renamed it back to the original name and it is still not reachable. Pinging other computers from mine is ...
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1answer
140 views

What can I do to directly access any system without having to log in?

I have a issue that may be in local area connection or DNS on server. I have a local area network with one server and 5 systems. I have installed the DNS on server to manage the users. now issue is ...
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1answer
697 views

Local area network connection is not visible

I have a Lenovo t42 with with Windows XP SP3. The "Local area network connection" is not visible in Network Connections. The Ethernet controller and adapter driver is properly install (no yellow ...
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0answers
136 views

Adapter Drivers for Local Network Adapter

My computer informs me I may have a problem with the driver for the local network adapter. I cannot seem to find a driver for this adapter to download it. Also, I see my IPv4 and IPv4 are "Not ...
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1answer
668 views

Syncing four computers over LAN if possible and over internet if not [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Keeping folders synced between several machines Is there any software that allows you to sync the files arbitrary folders on four computers over the LAN and keep it ...
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1answer
307 views

Uploading from wired connection to router is slow

I have a really big problem with upload speed on my desktop. I have an ADSL connection in my flat, and I have added wireless router to make easier access for my laptop. My desktop computer was ...
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2answers
472 views

Can't access network shares from a specific computer on my home network

I'm trying to connect to the Windows share on my laptop from my main PC, but the laptop doesn't respond to ping (I ping by IP, get timed out). I can, however, ping the main PC from the laptop, and ...
0
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1answer
538 views

Why is my local Apache install slow on Windows 7 only with LAN enabled?

I have a local Wampserver on Windows 7. With the LAN connection disabled, it runs as fast as I would expect. WIth the LAN connection enabled, it waits 20-30 seconds before serving pages either locally ...
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1answer
2k views

How can I share Macbook with a Windows computer on LAN?

I have a home wifi network, where I have connected my main desktop running Windows Vista, another laptop using Windows 7 and newly a Macbook Pro running OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.8. What I need to do is ...
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2answers
2k views

How to LAN boot Windows from single installation simulaneously?

My Requirements: I want to maintain only one Windows installation on one system (say, server). I want to boot to this installation using LAN boot feature of BIOS of other systems in network. ...
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3answers
353 views

How to make two PCs on LAN act as one?

I have one computer connected to the internet, then second computer connected to the first. I want the second PC (which is not connected to internet) to act like the first PC. I dont have a router and ...
5
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4answers
449 views

Directly connecting two computers (Like Laplink) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there some way to connect two computers using USB? In 2011, is there a way to directly connect two half-way recent computers running Windows without Ethernet? The ...
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0answers
119 views

Internet download speed dropped down hugely, upload speed fine

I'm having a 10 Mbps LAN connection and it used to work ok, but since yesterday the download speed has been terribly low. I'm getting 266 kbps, BUT the upload speed is great - almost 10 mbps. I've ...
0
votes
1answer
330 views

Can see 100mbps in the lan even though i have cat6 cables and gigabit switch

I have a lan setup where i used cat 6 cable and a gigabit switch .. also the systems all have gigabit ports but lan connection speed only shows as 100mbps .. all the systems are running windows xp .. ...
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1answer
2k views

How to limit my Windows network transfer rate?

Downloading a 2 MB file in my LAN using HTTP is going to fast, and I need to slow it down so I can debug one app I'm developing. Is there any way to do this?
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votes
1answer
138 views

Problem in Internet Access using Static Ip connection

My computer (running WINDOWS XP) is on the network and can access the internet. It's IP address is set automatically (LAN -> Internet Protocol -> Properties -> Obtain an IP address Automatically). ...
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votes
2answers
51 views

Screenshare daemon on lan?

I was thinking about getting a kiosk or two i thought since monitors are facing potential customers and we'll be behind a table i'd be hard to see if something gone wrong/needs our attention. It would ...
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4answers
111 views

Watching DVDs from a PC on a TV

I've got DVD files on my Windows PC that I want to be able to play on a digital TV with an HDMI, a VGA, and traditional audio and video cables. What solutions could you recommend for watching these ...
0
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3answers
482 views

How can I search for a specific file on a Windows LAN?

I am new at a site which is about five years old. The primary IT guy has left and no-one remaining knows where certain software has been loaded. I know the name of the .exe - how can I quickly search ...
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votes
1answer
864 views

Can't show ip in different subnet at ipmessenger

I use IPMessenger to chat on LAN. It can show all IPs in the same subnet. For IPs in another subnet it does not show. How to setup my IPMESSENGER so I can chat to all?