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In Mac OS X, is there a way to individually route apps through a VPN or not?

I've seen plenty of information on selectively routing (through a VPN or other interface) by subnet or IP. But is there a way, in OS X, to selectively route through a VPN by application? Could one, ...
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Why would a router not connect on its fastest mode?

I have an Airport Extreme router that can connect to devices on 802.11ac mode, if the devices support it. My MacBook Air, which supports ac mode, seems to be connected on n mode. Here is the ...
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Mac OSX: Terminal command to replicate activity monitor network data?

I've been googling around for a while now to try and find a terminal command which can output total kb/s IN and OUT for wifi (en0). The command cannot use sudo, so lsof is out. I've tried using ...
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1answer
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Mac cannot browse, ping works fine

I cannot browse websites in Chrome/Safari. Internet works, ping works, traceroute works. Even "telnet google.com 80" works!! (shows me html-code). But not in browsers. Tried Safari, Chrome - ...
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Macbook Pro and Edimax Ethernet to USB adaptor

I am using Macbook pro 13 retina (from 2013). It does not have ethernet connector and I need to plug in ethernet cable in my work office. So I have bought EDIMAX Ethernet to USB adaptor. For some time ...
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Force netsh/arp binding multicast IP addres with specific MAC address

I would like to setup an binding from an IP address to a MAC address using netsh. Goal is to bond an IP address which is a multicast address (224.224.x.y) to a given MAC address (which is NOT the ...
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OS X Mountain Lion Telnet Client Issues

Having a very strange issue here... The built in telnet client in OS X is giving me some strange results. I normally use it for testing whether a TCP connection can be established: telnet google.com ...
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setup Mac Book Wifi interface as Wifi hotspot using specific DHCP option

I want to using my Mac Book as an access point. Besides that I also need to configure its DHCP server to not provide DNS info. For example, Mac Books AP's ssid is "MacBookHotspot". While my iPhone ...
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241 views

WD my cloud 4th is Super Slow

I am using a WD my cloud 4Tb and I have read other posts about users complaining about getting only 10Mb per second. My problem is that I am getting about 100kb/s to transfer a 125gb iPhoto library. ...
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24 views

With mobile account enabled, is it safe to delete files from a computer that used to be used by someone else

I'm not very proficient with Macs and I'm not sure how the file syncing works across the network. Here's the scenario: I'm using a computer Bill Jole used to use. I noticed the hard drive is full and ...
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17 views

Cannot find other Macs in the same network

I have 2 Macs at home, I found that the old Mac can detect the new Mac on the network, however the new Mac cannot detect the old Mac. I set the "Sharing" settings both the same and there is no ...
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1answer
27 views

How to export current network configuration that I have on my System Preferences on mac os x?

I want to export all my configuration on my services on System Preferences and change all of them by export and importing all at ones. How to export and import all services and configuration for each ...
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How to inactivate network service by terminal on mac os x?

I google but found nothing helpful. the above link was useful when I wanted to create service of any other configuration commands on terminal but I found nothing about how to inactive a service by ...
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1answer
353 views

What does Mac's “Send all traffic over VPN connection” do?

I'm using OSX Mavericks at the moment. Looking through VPN options (L2TP in my case), I see that it is possible to "Send all traffic over VPN connection". However, I cannot figure out if I don't ...
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1answer
115 views

Slow internet only on my mac - same ethernet gets 100mbs on other laptop

Wondering if someone could help me diagnose a network problem. My Macbook pro running OSX seems to have a connection bottleneck. I have 100mbs on my other laptop but when I take the same Ethernet ...
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26 views

IP range blocked on my mac

My Mac seems to be blocking an IP range and I would like to remove whatever is blocking it. Whenever I try to go to an IP address which starts in 5...* the request will not resolve. So if I try to ...
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1answer
30 views

How can I turn on ECN for Mac OSX?

I'd like to run some networking tests with Mac OSX 10.8 and using the ECN option. However I cannot find any documentation on how to configure it. Does anybody know how to alter Mac OSX TCP networking ...
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373 views

Mac OS X and VPN Option all traffic over vpn

i have to say, i am new in using a Mac. So please don't expect too much. My operating system is Mac OS X 10.9.2. To connect to my company's pc, i managed to create a vpn connection using VPN (PPTP). ...
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(Mac) Have a port listen on one interface while using a VPN. (server on eth1, everything else on vpn)

I'm trying to have an application listen for connections on eth1 while everything else listens over the VPN. Basically, I want port 9091 to be open to eth1 while the VPN is active. Right now, if the ...
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44 views

Airport network design - how to wire multiple airport boxes

I have a medium size installation in a big old house (brick exterior, and wood/plaster interior). There is a Comcast UBEE Docsis 3 modem with a short connection to TimeCapsule (router). From there ...
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1answer
754 views

Set MAC address fails - RTNETLINK answers: Cannot assign requested address

I am attempting to change the MAC address of eth0 to 3d:dd:c8:88:c2:0d on a linux mint 15 cinnamon machine. Using "ip link set dev eth0 address" fails as seen below and macchanger produces a similar ...
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112 views

osX cannot connect socket: Host is down

I am trying to connect my macbook to my mac mini through synergy. I have configured my macbook as the server, and I try to connect my mac to it as a client; but whenever I try, it says on the log ...
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1answer
316 views

How to identify web site inaccessible issue on OSX?

I would like to know how I can identify this problem. I have been surfing on Internet today without any problem and not setting changed. I really think this is the cause of HTTP packet from internet ...
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1answer
155 views

Own hostname not resolved, but DNS works

Following problem on my Mac Mini: hostname brings: macmini ping macmini brings: cannot resolve macmini: Unknown host Same on other computers in the network: ping with this name does not work, ping ...
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0answers
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Automatic ssh tunnel

I am looking for an easy way to automate my ssh tunnels. Basically I want a local daemon listening a series of local ports. If one program sends traffic to that port, the daemon should start a SSH ...
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1answer
336 views

How to mount Mac Mavericks 10.9.1 to Windows Vista Home Premium shared folder via SMB

I've been trying for days to connect my Mac running Mavericks 10.9.1 to my old PC running Vista Home Premium on my home network. I'd like to use it simply as file sharing server. I use my mac to ...
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1answer
191 views

How to configure Mac to route external IP requests to different interfaces?

I am currently setting up a Mac at home. It has a static IP of 10.0.1.254. This Mac has a VPN connection to my workplace via tunnelblick (192.168.1.x and 192.168.2.x). This Mac can also run a few of ...
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MAC OS X dynamic Proxy Auto Config file

I currently have a proxy auto config file setup for OS X 10.9. I can route particular subnets to different socksv5 proxies. What I am looking to be able to do is add/remove proxied subnets at will. ...
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73 views

Router and IP Scanner shows different number of devices

I logged into my router and looked at the stats. It has 9 devices. I used a Mac app (IP Scanner) to scan available devices, I only see 4. What does this mean? 5 devices are blocking the IP Scanner?
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46 views

SSH into Mac Mini as user but not getting same access to files?

Ok, so I've got nginx, mysql, and php-fpm installed on my Mac mini. Its a headless machine so I'm trying to administrate it as much as possible via SSH from my Macbook, to avoid screen sharing and ...
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2answers
78 views

OSX Mavericks - disable network request after application build

When I compile my application on OS X and then run it via openmp on 4 cores the OS X firewall constantly asks me regarding network permissions. (It doesn't need network permissions, so this is even ...
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2answers
46 views

I can't log in to my Mac, even though I can ssh into it

Our Mac is on a network where most users log in via ActiveDirectory, that may be related I am able to ssh from my machine to my MacMini (which is a build server for our iOS Developers), via ssh ...
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2answers
121 views

Mac Resolving Ubuntu Hostname on Windows Network

I have a wired network using the workgroup of PAPERTECH with the following machines: Windows XP (hostname: WinXP) Ubuntu 12.10 (hostname: WebServer) - via Samba Mac OS X 10.9 (hostname: MacMini) ...
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1answer
119 views

Apple Remote Desktop allowing only Screen Sharing over internet

I've set up Remote Management on my iMac, and it works fully on LAN. However, I would like to be able to remotely manage my iMac over the internet. To do this, I've port forwarded the ports needed ...
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74 views

Set port for DNS on OS X

I'm using OS X 10.9.1 and I want my DNS lookups to happen on port 54 instead of 53. First I looked here but the file states: This file is not used by the host name and address resolution or the DNS ...
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62 views

Capture packets from other machines in local network

Is it possible to capture packets from other local machines on my Mac? They are primarily all wireless as well, if that makes it any easier.
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91 views

Apple TV failing to Wake on Demand when Computer is Behind a Switch

If I have a router and a switch, is there anything I need to do to the switch to ensure a Wake on LAN signal (magic packet) can reach a device behind the switch? Details I can Home Share between a ...
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1answer
856 views

Mac OS X Cisco IPsec VPN can't access hosts after connecting

I can successfully connect to my VPN server (at work) using the builtin Cisco IPsec VPN client in OS X but once connected I can't access any of the servers. If I connect to my phone's hotspot and try ...
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1answer
77 views

How to access .local domain from a different LAN

Currently configuring a new mac server to be used in an environment with 40+ macs. I am having an issue accessing the server using server.local on devices that our connected to our WLAN. Devices ...
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0answers
35 views

Create a Osx Server VPN inside BTMM

I've set up BTMM between a group of computers, one of which is a OSX server sitting at home. I know I can use SSH port forwarding to access something inside my network, but is it possible to use my ...
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87 views

G4 can't connect to file server on mac mini

My dad has 2 computers one is an old apple G4 running mac os 9.2 and the other is an apple mini running Mac OSX, recently I updated the internet connectivity in the house by adding some routers, and ...
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1answer
45 views

Mac: use the ethernet port as a “hotspot”

I've got a bit of a weird setup going on right now, and my main desktop computer is without internet. I've got a macbook (10.7) that can hook up to the desktop via ethernet. What I'm wanting to do is ...
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1answer
265 views

Mac OSX 10.9 resume folder copy to NAS

I have a really big folder (174GB) that I wanted to move to a NAS using Ethernet. I started the transfer and when it was neary finished the computer stopped (I accidentally disabled caffeine) and the ...
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2answers
855 views

Why can't I connect to an AFP server over VPN on OS X 10.8

I have set up a VPN connection on my MacBook Pro OS X 10.8.5 laptop, to my office network so I can access my AFP file server from home. The VPN connection appears to be working correctly. The Status ...
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219 views

I can only connect to local network computers through IP address, not network name

Randomly, my Windows PC (Windows 7, 32-bit) stopped talking to my Macbook Pro (Mac OSX, version 10.7.5, 64-bit). I can connect using the IP address from my Windows PC to my Mac by going to Start, Run, ...
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2answers
71 views

troubleshoot ping failure due to denied MAC address

Does anyone know of a tool (Windows or Linux) that will identify packets that get dropped on a network due to MAC filtering? In question 682774 (ping-printer-times-out-when-wireless-ok-when-wired) I ...
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1answer
22 views

Using custom-defined IP address vs DHCP on Different Networks

On Mac OSX, is it possible to let the computer obtain a specific IP address (192.168.1.123) on wireless network #1, and let DHCP assign it a dynamic IP address on all other wireless entworks?
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2answers
96 views

Set up ethernet connection to one router while connected wirelessly to another

This is probably a very simple problem but I have little/no networking experience. I have a wireless internet connection that I want to keep as my default gateway for internet access, I want to be ...
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3answers
2k views

SMB super slow within LAN between MAC and PC

I have a windows desktop which stores all my movies, songs and pictures. I have a mac laptop which I would like to access these files. I don't want to utilize the FTP or SCP protocol because I ...
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Mac connects to server through dyndns loop back instead through local network

in our office, we have several people working with macs. A mac mini with several external external hdd's provides storage and backup capabilities for our collaborative work. Recently, we hired an it ...