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How to add a printer to a Netgear router's LAN

I just bought a HP wireless printer and am trying to connect it to my home network so any connected PC can print to it. The network is "served" from a Netgear WGR614v7 wireless router. When I go into ...
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Zeppelin Air wireless connection through Netgear router [closed]

my laptop can not connect the Zeppelin Air (B&W) ? Please, is there somebody that can give me some decent advice ? Thanks
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Netgear router keeps disconnecting iPhone

My old router (Voyager 2091) packed up so I just got a new router - a Netgear N150 model DGN1000. My laptop connects OK wirelessly, but my iPhone 4S is constantly getting "disconnected" - it has ...
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Windows 7 Intermittent Connection Issues (Repeatedly “identifying”)

I have an issue solely with my desktop windows 7 machine on my network (the network has multiple different devices, on the same and different operating systems) and the issue is that irregularly, ...
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Netgear WNR1000 WiFi speed

I have Netgear WNR1000 150N, Macbook Pro 13" with Broadcom BCM43xx 1.0, Network connection 60mbps When I connect through the cable I easily get around 60mbps. When I go through the WiFi it's capable ...
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How do I attempt stop DoS attacks: Smurf on Home PC

Basically, can anyone tell/assist me on how to make my NETGEAR N 300 Wireless Router stop forwarding broadcast directed traffic to the network? So the problem is this: I've been receiving DoS attack: ...
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Virgin Media Superhub intermittent LAN access

I have a very odd problem with my Virgin Media superhub (which is a rebranded Netgear cable modem/router). After around 1-2 days uptime the computers connected to it will stop being able to ...
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Why does a new off-the-shelf, retail WiFi router need to be set up via an outside domain? [closed]

I unbox this thing. It's got a CD and instructions to install it without a CD. But both want to connect me to some .com or .net site. Then tells me it wants about 4 minutes to deal with something ...
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Router unable to stream files

I am having some problems with my home network. I have a server and client, with the server having a lot of movies on it, and it is supposed to stream to the client though a normal network share. ...
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How use a Wireless router as a switch ? (even wi-fi access)

I have a router TP-Link (without wireless) connected in my modem wich have this subnet : 192.168.0.*, that work fine. But I need a wireless connection too, my wireless router had this ip given by the ...
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Netgear WNDR3700 2.4GHz and 5GHz Wi-Fi are segregated

I have a Netgear WNDR3700 with both the 2.4GHz (B/G/N) and 5GHz (A/N) broadcasting. I'd assumed that devices connecting on either channel would work together without issues, but there are some devices ...
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Adding a 2nd Wireless Router to use as a network switch

I have bought a Netgear N300 Wireless Router (WNR2000v3) and am attempting to use it as a wireless switch. A.K.A. I am tying to connect 2 wired devices on the 2nd floor (desktop computer and game ...
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Windows 7 freezes on connecting second time to same wifi network

I am using Lenovo - y470, which comes with windows 7 home premium. I can connect to my wifi network and there is no issue in that. But the problem comes if the network get disconnected and i again try ...
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DHCP Discover with no Client Identifier (Internet Radio incompatible with Netgear and Linksys routers)

I have a Sangean DDR-63 internet radio (innards made by Frontier Silicon). If I use my Verizon WiFi cellular modem hotspot it works fine (but that's expensive). Connected directly to my cable modem ...
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How to confirm that a wireless router is working properly?

My router (Netgear dgn2000) LAN works, but not my wireless. The wireless light shows up when first booting and sometimes when I reset, at least for a few seconds, then dies out. I had my Kindle out ...
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Why on my laptop net speed shows 65Mbps while my wifi router's mode is set to 150Mbps?

On my wifi router i have set the mode to 150Mbps, but when i connect to this router it shows only 65 Mbps on my laptop. Why it is so? Does that mean my router is not capable to transfer at 150Mbps or ...
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Dual-band wireless and multiple connections (Netgear N600)

We have a Netgear N600 Dual-Band wireless router. Both antennae are being broadcast at the moment. I am assuming that both antennae have there own NIC, because there are 2 Mac addresses posted on the ...
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(111) Connection refused - Apache Tomcat on port 8080 - External

I just got my webpage running yesterday, but some how when i tried to connect external i get a (111) Connection refused. I have port forwarding on 8080, and it is working perfectly internally. I ...
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Set Up Port-Forwarding on Netgear N300 Router

I have a Netgear N300 router that has DynDNS.org as a preset DDNS option. After setting it up it (unsurprisingly) sent traffic directly to my router. I'm essentially using this to connect remotely to ...
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Getting my USB wifi stick to work on Debian (squeeze)?

Hi, i recently installed Debian-squeeze to multi-boot with vista on a hp desktop. so i have the netgear WNA3100 wifi stick i use on Vista and am trying to get working with debian. i followed the ...
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Third party firmware for WPN824?

My router recently developed some sort of DHCP malfunction so I decided to flash the firmware. And being the geek that I am I figured, while I'm flashing it, why not upgrade it? However, finding a ...
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I am trying to setup Windows 7 as a VPN server

My router is a Netgear N600 DGND3700. On my router I have forwarded ports 1723 and 47 to the computer I am using as my VPN server. Under WAN setup, I have selected the following options: Disable ...
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How do i get the ARP list from our router (programmatically / in the command line)?

At our office we have a netgear router, I'd like to poll it to see who's in the office (preferably on the command line) because i'm weird like that.. Is their a standard way of doing this? is it ...
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Problem in accessing internet on my PC using NetGear Wireless Card

Recently i added a NetGear wifi card to my PC (Win 7) in order to browse. All the drivers were installed properly. But the problem is i can't access sites other than google.com. For rest of the ...
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Interpreting Netgear wireless router security logs

I have a NetGear RangeMax Dual Band Wireless-N Gigabit Router, model number WNDR3700. It's been working fine, but I recently logged into it by pointing my web browser towards 192.168.1.1 and typing in ...
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How can I throttle Netflix' bandwidth usage?

My ISP enforces a monthly bandwidth cap of 250GB. Normally, that would be plenty, but Netflix is burning through my month's supply in about three weeks! How can I force Netflix to use less ...
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Problems installing wireless USB adapter under Windows 7

This is a strange one. I just bought a Netgear WNA3100 wireless USB adapter. I put in the installation CD, clicked "setup" and the driver installation did its thing. When it told me to plug the device ...
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Wifi strength waxing and waning

I have had a Netgear WGR614v10 router for some time now (probably a year) and it has been a good router up to now. However, lately I am having a problem with signal strength, even though I have not ...
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Help me figure out the maze of twisty passages that is the DD-WRT version id scheme

I'm trying to get a Netgear WNDR3300 set up with dd-wrt. In fact, I've already gotten it set up with dd-wrt. The problem is that I now want to get it up to the most recent stable firmware level, and ...
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Frequent disconnects and slow browsing on Netgear access point

I have a 2 Netgear WiFi routers. One is connected directly to an ADSL modem and the clients access its WiFi. The other one is connected to on the LAN with 192.168.X.10 (static IP). Clients connect ...
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My Netgear MBRN3000 3G router gives “Connection Refused” errors

I'm trying to setup my wireless 3G router Netgear MBRN3000 but I cant even access the setup page. I have reset it several times, restarted it, checked the connection, checked its ip with ipconfig ...
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One Netgear GS716T switch port, connected to an HP CLJ 2605dn printer, triggers SNMP down/up traps every few minutes

All the other ports on the switch are fine. I've tried moving it to a different port and it does the same thing. I've looked into power management settings and there are none for this printer. The ...
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Netgear Router Static IP

The Problem: I've recently acquired a new router; a Netgear WNDR4000. I promptly went to set up a static internal IP so I could port forward for the Minecraft Server I run on my computer. I've done ...
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NAS storage slow wired network speed (netgear WNDR3700 router)

i set-up the D-LINK DNS 323 NAS unit with RAID 1 (dual 2-terabyte 5400 rpm drives) it works, but it is slow in copying files between my computer and it (8 minutes to copy 7.94 gig file between NAS ...
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Can I use a Netgear WNR2000 v2 as a Wireless Bridge?

I'd like to connect my WNR2000 to my existing wireless network and then connect wired devices to the bridge. Is this possible? How would I set it up?
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Can I monitor web site activity with my Netgear router?

I have a wireless router and want to know what web sites my users open. I mean I want to see the Logs. It is a Netgear router and two people use it. If you guys know any software that can do this, ...
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Why can't I edit firewall settings on my Netgear router?

My router is the Netgear WNR854T or firmware 1.4.38. I am trying to access the firewall configuration settings, but the link to get there isn't showing up. This is what I see: As you can see, the ...
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Tunneling an external PC into the local network by using only the router

I'm using a Netgear WGT624 Router for my firm's intranet. At home I'm using a router called NSW-R2 by Gembird.. What I want to do is connecting my PC at home (Windows XP) to my firm's intranet so I ...
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Netgear router/powerline adapter assigning wrong IP address via DHCP

I've got a problem with my router and powerline adapter, for some reason my router and powerline adapter assign odd IP addresses to me network devices, but not all of them and not all the time:/ You ...
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Netgear router running DD-WRT shows incorrect interface bandwidths in SNMP

I recently switched to a Netgear WNDR3700 (v2) running DD-WRT v24-sp2 (02/19/11) std. It's basically working fine and I'm generally happy with it, but any tools that query the router via SNMP show ...
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Losing most of download/upload speed from router to wireless devices. Prevents decent online gaming for Wii

We used to have a Netgear router provided by Sky with many wireless devices connected. We never had any issues connecting to the internet, but I believe we had it upgraded after a while. However we ...
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Can Netgear WGR614 v7 be used as a wireless bridge?

Hello all, I have an old Netgear WGR614 v7, and an old computer (WinXP) that doesn't have wifi. I have a wireless network, and want to use the old desktop on the network without running an ethernet ...
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DD-WRT: How can I set up my router as an ad-hoc?

Title says it all. The type of network I'm allowed to have in my area is an ad-hoc, but I don't want to use a whole computer just to have wireless. So, is there a simple way to do this? Maybe with ...
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getting transmission remote web server to work outside my network

I have a network that consists of a Netgear DG834 and an Apple Airport Extreme for wireless. I have managed to set up transmission to work on my router, but I can't seem to get it going outside of ...
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While updating the firmware on my parent's WNR3500v1, I bricked it

While updating the firmware on my parent's WNR3500v1, I bricked it. Basically, all that happens now is the power light just flashed. I tried pressing the factory reset button for up to a minute with ...
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Windows XP, Netgear DGN2200 and WPA2 blues

Ok, this one is doing my head in... I have just bought and installed a Netgear DGN2200 Wireless-N router, and it's all working find, but I can't get one laptop to communicate with it using WPA2. All ...
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How to move settings to a new ADSL router?

I have Virgin Media ADSL service (eww) and the awful D-Link DSL-2640R router that came with it. I recently swapped it out for a Netgear DGN2200 router. I duplicated all the old settings perfectly on ...
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Netgear FVS318G VPN connection problem

I'm trying to setup VPN connection from my mobile (Android) or laptop via mobile to office network connected to the internet using FVS318G. Configuration on server side seems to be ok according to ...
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Why do my consumer WiFi routers keep failing?

Over the years, I've had many of the wifi routers used in my home fail. ? Is there any reason. Since there are no moving parts it seems odd they would fail so often. I've probably gone through four in ...
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Windows 7 machine makes router drop ALL wireless connections

Some background: My home network consists of my desktop computer, a two-month old Windows 7 (x64) machine which is online most frequently (N-spec), as well as three other Windows XP laptops ...