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Wife's Windows 8.1 notebook won't connect to wireless network when my computer is connected at the same time

My wife's Windows 8.1 (Dell Vostro 3450) notebook won't connect to our home network whenever my notebook is connected to it. It works fine whenever mine is not on. My router is a Netgear N600 ...
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netgear DGN2200v3 - /etc/hosts is rebuilt on change/reboot, is there a way to persist changes?

I want to add my own local hostnames to the /etc/hosts file on my Netgear DGN2200v3 V1.1.00.24_1.00.24, so the names are available to any device on my local network. The netgear resolv.conf only has ...
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ip6tables with K26 std-nokaid-small firmware for my WNR2000 version 1 router?

I am looking at the K26 std-nokaid-small firmware for my WNR2000 (v1) router. It is supposed to support IPv6, but is ip6tables (or other IPv6 compatible firewall) included in the image? ...
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I cannot login to the Netgear genie/router dashboard

I just bought a brand new Netgear N300 router (model WNR2000v5) today. I have followed the steps in the instruction manual to set it up. Once I get to step 5 I can't go any further. It says the ...
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Change Ownership Of Linux Directory

I Have a Netgear ReadyNAS and have set up SFTP on it. I created a user named "newuser" and changed directory to "newdirectory". If I run the command chown newuser * -R inside of "newdirectory", will ...
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Reset Netgear WNDR4300 To Factory From DDWRT

I flashed DDWRT as I was going to use WallWatcher & analyze packets etc etc -- well now I have no need for this so I want to flash it back to factory. I downloaded firmware 1.02.78 from enter ...
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Can't get new router working on existing network

I have a network of however-many machines hooked up directly to a switch. It's cro-magnon hardware, so the wireless aspect is controlled by a box, which I suspect has no software, IP, etc of its own, ...
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How to fix unreliable wireless with DD-WRT

I have a Netgear WNDR4500 running DD-WRT. I have a couple desktops wired to it, which have never had any networking problems associated with the router. I also have 2.4GHz Wi-Fi with AES encryption ...
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Can I use netgear WNR2000 v1 as wireless bridge

I have a wireless router from netgear, the WNR2000 v1 and I was wondering whether I can use it as a client bridge for my wireless router I am currently using. I have already found information for the ...
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Is it possible to disable firewall on WNDR3400?

I have my home network configured with several routers, to provide different protection zones: WAN | +=============+ +=============+ ...
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Turned wlan router into access point cannot connect to GUI anymore

I turned my Netgear WLAN router into an access point by turning of DHCP, creating this situation: Cablemodem > Router > Homenetwork > AP(WLAN) > MAC Since I did a lot of testing in the process I ...
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Problems Configuring Netgear Prosafe 7224v4 Switch

Our office has a Netgear Prosafe 7224v2 Switch which was installed a number of years ago. Currently the switch is not configured to act as a DHCP server thus we need to manually assign all our ...
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Cannot access advanced administration options with NetGear router

Background: We live in a rural area, so we have to use a wireless connection to a cell tower. Bell provided us with a NetGear router as part of their setup package. Because of their expensive prices, ...
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Can't connect my admin router page

Today I woke up with an unconfigured router, and I know to configure it, however I can not access 192.168.1.1, the administration page, i just cant! And i do not know why! This message is showing in ...
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Netgear USB wireless adapter unable to connect to router in Windows 7

H/W: Netgear WG111v3 Wireless-G USB adapter. S/W: OS is Windows 7. Netgear Smart Wizard. I believe this is actually a Windows Vista program. Symptoms: The Netgear "Smart Wizard" can see the ...
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is there any way to enable telnet/ssh session into a Netgear CG3700EMR

I want to enable Wake on Wan (Wol from internet) with my router, but i have no chance to modify arp table in order to specify a fake address which could receive this broadcast packet. So, is there ...
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Have to Disable and Enable Adapter Every 60 seconds to use internet

I used to have a normal wireless modem that worked perfectly with high speed on my desktop playing PC games online. Now I have a Clear Spot Hot Spot thing, basically a 4G portable hotspot. It ...
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Set netgear router to AP mode cannot get in web interface

I have two netgear routers: Netgear fvs336gv2 (professional router)(192.168.1.1) Netgear wndr4500v2 (consumer router)(192.168.1.103) The pro router is the main router fvs336gv2 (192.168.1.1) and ...
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Setup wireless repeating on Netgear WNDR3400 (N600) router

This question is different from How to configure IP forwarding on Netgear N600 WNDR3400 router I was previously using my N600 as my base station connected to a cable moden. I have a new Trendnet 812 ...
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IPTV and NET over one cable - VLAN

My scenario: House with 2 floors. 1st floor equipment: ONT (fixed on this floor) - with four ports - three for IPTV and one for Internet Netgear Switch GS105E NAS (fixed) Computer (fixed) ...
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Speed provisioning Netgear r6300v2 (upload speed is not divided between multiple connections)

It seems that when one computer is uploading it will take all of the upload bandwidth and the router will only allow very low upload speeds to all other computers on the network (wired or wireless). I ...
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How do i get the busybox console for Netgear JNR1010 router?

I have a Netgear JNR1010 router, and need to write some script for rebooting, etc.. how do i get the busybox console for Netgear JNR1010 router?
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Wi-fi reconnection is impossible

My laptop is set up to automatically look for my router's connection, even if it's not publicly displayed, and connect. It usually works well but sometimes one of the following happens. I shut down ...
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Can I use a wireless router on an existing wireless network to make a wired connection to a computer?

Its a Netgear WNDR4300, I don't see anything mentioning bridged mode anywhere. I would like it just temporarily connect it to a computer, but I might have to put some other firmware on the router to ...
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DHCP issues, possibly related to Netgear N300 (DGN2200)

Installed 'new' Netgear N300 (DGN2200-100UKS model number) Day 1: Install Changed router IP to 192.168.1.1 Setup DHCP range to 192.168.1.50 - 100 All clients connected and working, 4 Pc's ...
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Limit Netgear Nighthawk AC1750 to given WAN IPs

I have a Netgear Nighthawk AC1750 router, and have SSH, HTTP, and several other ports forwarded to a server. It is not for public use, and will only be accessed by me. I've recently had 60,000 hits ...
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Netgear wnr2000v3 Router accepts Telnet connection but sends no data

A port scan of my Netgear wnr2000v3 Home Router reveals that TCP port 23 is open and running telnet as a service. When i try to connect to the router using Telnet (Windows built in client) the cursor ...
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Port Forwarding on Router using same internal port number on different IP addresses

The objective that I'm trying to achieve is to be able to connect to two computers that are behind the router using RDP. My logic is that I should be able to connect to the router externally on 2 ...
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Troubleshooting open VPN on Netgear Nighthawk AC3200

I have a new shiny Netgear Nighthawk AC3200 router, that works great and gives good coverage. However, I'm trying to get the VPN connection up so I can remotely access my home network (I'm ...
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Netgear Access point unconfigurable, and not working (except for one device)

I am currently trying to tinker with my Netgear WG602v3, but am unable to reach the webinterface and it does not work for most devices. It was setup a while ago when we had the old ISP and a Telekom ...
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Can't reconnect to netgear extender WN2000RPT v2

I have a netgear ADSL router and an extender WN2000RPTv2, I have given both the same WPA2 password. The devices which connect to the extender include 2 iPads, 1 iPhone, 2 Android phones, 1 Apple TV ...
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Netgear DHCP server doesn't provide the inputted dns servers to the connecting computer

I have NETGEAR JWNR2010v3 Router and I have configured it to static IP provided by the ISP. I have configured the preferred and alternate DNS servers provided by the ISP into the router. When I ...
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Netgear NAS Windows 7 Home and Premium

Using NAS and Raidar works nicely on Windows Pro, but not on Windows Home. In fact Home will not basic share with Pro even on the same LAN. So share permissions and passwords are irrelevant as web ...
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How to re-enable NAT on Netgear CG3100?

I just accidentally disabled NAT on my CG3100. Now I only have 4 public IPs for all the devices. I really need to re-enable NAT on my CG3100. How do I re-enable NAT on a CG3100?
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Router (WNR3500Lv2) Telnet forwarding does not work for Lazy bone relay(Wifi bee/ WiFly)

I have been trying to set up port forwarding for a lazybone wifi device: http://www.tinyosshop.com/index.php?route=information/news&news_id=8 Connecting to it from Lan works, but trying to access ...
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How to disable DHCP on Netgear CG3700EMR-1CMNDS?

I just got a Netgear CG3700EMR-1CMNDS from my ISP. How do I disable its DHCP server? I'm unable to find the setting.
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Can I fork a copy command on ReadyNAS SSH?

I have a ReadyNAS 102 with a couple of USB drives attached, and connecting to it from a Windows 8 machine over SSH. There were times I wanted to copy files between volumes on the NAS. Unfortunately I ...
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Modify .htm files on wireless router

What am I trying to do? I am attempting to access the .htm files on my wireless router to modify the look and feel of the Netgear GENIE webpage(s). What have I done? I've read several articles on ...
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Linux Mint Wifi keeps disconnecting at random times and asks for wifi password

I have a fresh install of linux mint 16 cinnamon edition. I have a Netgear wireless dongle model: WNA1000M. Is there any command i should run to get more details? Wifi drops about: 15min to 1hr.
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Can't connect to netgear N750 router used as bridge for FiOS router

A long time ago I set up my netgear router as a bridge for my main router, using some ethernet cables and ethernet-over-power adapters. I set the netgear router's ip to 192.168.1.2 so it wouldn't ...
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Can't Connect to PPTP VPN When Using NETGEAR N300 Router

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04, and I'm able to connect to the VPN on other networks, just not the one in my house. I'm pretty sure that my router is blocking the connection. How can I fix this? Output ...
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Windows 8.1 System Image Backup — Unable to backup to network share due to unsupported “version of the file format”

I have a Windows 8.1 Pro 64 bit system that I am trying to make a system image backup via Windows 8.1's System Image Backup feature. The backup destination is a network share, but the image creation ...
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Netgear drivers silent install

does anyone know how to do a silent none reboot of netgear drivers Netgear wna3100 v2 drivers to be exact on windows 8, my batch file is working perfect for my custom install programs but i can not ...
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How to use wireless bridge with netgear router

Initially I had a Netgear DG834 as my main home router. In order to connect wired devices I bought DLink wireless N150 Bridge There is WPS button on Dlink. Guide says to press WPS button and you have ...
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Intermittent wifi connection issues even when right next to router (Linksys EA4500)

I have a cable modem connected to a Linksys EA4500. We bought it to replace an aging router in hopes of it giving a better range in our apartment. The cable/router is in the front of the apartment ...
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Chromecast won't connect to my Netgear DGND4000

Can anyone please steer me in the right direction to updating my modem to allow connection to Chromecast? Thanks.
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FVG318 used as a Wireless Access Point

My apologies in advance: I am a software developer with just enough networking knowledge to get into trouble :) So I had a cable modem/router setup through my ISP right in my office. They sold me on ...
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Redirecting IP (8.8.8.8 to ISP's dns) using netgear router with busybox

Here's the high level version of my problem: I have a chromecast and my ISP blocks all DNS traffic that's not theirs. I want to redirect 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4 to my ISP's DNS. Information: Router ...
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Why won't my DHCP addresses “stick”?

I've been having some addressing issues that I've been unable to solve, and I'm hoping I can get some guidance about other things to research. Service provider is Time Warner cable. A static IP is ...
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Netgear WNDR4000 open port 53

Why is port 53 open on the WAN side of the router? And more importantly how do I close it? Port 53 is not one of my forwarded ports. Discovered by doing nmap -pT:1-64 <my-external-IP> -Pn ...