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1answer
8 views

Does the Medialink Wireless-N AP support transparent LAN bridging?

I would like to set up my new Medialink Wireless-N Router as a "transparent bridge" to my LAN such that wireless clients appear to be on the same network as the wired. Does this AP support such a ...
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2answers
48 views

A “home server” to “control” other PCs

I might be asking a lot from the title so let me clarify. I'm an I.T System Administrator. I understand Client-Server relationship fully. I use Windows GPO on our server for almost every use Windows ...
1
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1answer
58 views

How do the user see what i have been doing with their wifi?

I am a foreign student and stay in homestay. I have to pay for wifi once a month and they offered me a password & their wifi is encrypted by WPA2 Personal. Since i am not the only student living, ...
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0answers
10 views

TP Link ADSL moderm TD-W8951ND power failure

Problem with this router TD_W8951ND is when I connected the power adapter to the 60way surge protectors connected with all other equipments, it keeps turning off after a week but as I connected to on ...
0
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1answer
17 views

Extend wireless range with a second router

I've read that using the router as an access point would be a solution, but is it possible to do this wirelessly, i.e without using a cat-5 cable? I haven't tried this yet, as I'm not sure if this is ...
0
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1answer
37 views

OpenWRT: basic network configuration

Just installed OpenWRT 12.09 in my router, but became a little confusing about interfaces/bridges/vlans, please help me to understand! After my first boot, I logged in and setted my root password, ...
0
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0answers
48 views

Intel Wireless-N 7260 slow on linux

I just bought a new Acer Aspire V7-582PG which has an Intel Corporation Dual Band Wireless-N 7260 (rev 73) Wifi card. In windows, everything works fine, but using linux, the internet speed is quite ...
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1answer
30 views

Computer can not connect to some wifi networks

I have an laptop running Windows 8.1 X64 and when I connect it to my WiFi network works like a charm but in my girlfriend's house it connect's but I can not access to the internet and in the same ...
0
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1answer
16 views

How to setup OSX as a wifi router from the command line

I need to setup my mac as wifi-router. I want it to appear indistinguishable from a stand alone wifi-router. I don't want internet access. Things I've tried. Turning on Internet Sharing Doesn't ...
0
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0answers
24 views

How can I change the MAC address of hosted network?

I am on a MAC-filterd network. I have a pc and a laptop. I started a hosted network on my laptop. The Laptop has Windows 8. I set up a hosted network on this laptop to connect a smartphone. So the ...
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0answers
14 views

Netgear router refuses to port forward

I have a Netgear router which refuses to port forward. I have clicked on Add Service, added the details and tested it, but it doesn't work! Screenshot of my config: it is properly configured!
0
votes
1answer
18 views

Wireless router placement - high or low

I want to improve the connection to my wireless router and started experimenting with the placement of the router in the room. I am perfectly aware of the fact that lots of things can interfere with ...
0
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0answers
23 views

Why does TP-LINK router speed slows down

I have a TP-LINK WR841N router and a 100 MB connection. For about 1-2 weeks my speed has dropped to 50-60 MB when I'm connected Wi-Fi or through a cable to the router. If I plug the ISP cable ...
1
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1answer
38 views

Using computer as router to monitor network

For about two weeks now, a friends family has trouble with their internet connection. They're telling about situations where the connection completely drops for hours (although they still seem to be ...
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0answers
15 views

Provide this simplest networking solution [closed]

Router 1 ip address: ISP given mask: ISP given gateway: ISP given dns: ISP given DHCP enable router IP address : 192.168.1.1 mask: 255.255.25 5.0 range of IP dhcp: 101-200 Router 2 IPS 2 given in wan ...
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0answers
15 views

2 computers 1 wifi connection 1 ethernet connection bridge?

My computer setup is very strange not being able to ethernet directly to my network. I have 2 terminals(desktop computers) both running linux(ubuntu 12.04.04 server). I have attempted to use brctl ...
3
votes
1answer
46 views

How to connect (via DD-WRT) to a device known by its MAC address?

This question might seem odd at first, because the answer may look trivial: "Either assign a static IP address to it or just DHCP it." Well... this challenge turns out to be not so simple: The ...
0
votes
0answers
31 views

Connect to internet with wifi, while wired to a different LAN through ethernet

So I have a small router I'm connected to through an ethernet cable, and I'm having multiple devices connecting to that router through wifi, so they can view my computer screen. Screen sharing on ...
2
votes
2answers
49 views

Can a wifi antenna be overpowered, as in too high mw?

I have a Superpass 50dbm 1000mw long range wifi antenna. The circuit board inside the antenna was damaged when the it fell down one day. I assume the circuit board is rated at 1000mw. However if I ...
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votes
0answers
16 views

Wireless frequency jammers

So I have to access points, the first one is on the station and the second one is 30m away. The station should receive video from a couple of IP Videos and one IP Camera. I use 2 access point which ...
1
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2answers
23 views

Choosing from multiple network connections

I have two different ISPs in my home and also two different routers. I'm using one for Wireless, and one for ethernet. On my PC here, it has both wireless and ethernet connections setup at the same ...
0
votes
1answer
42 views

Host a network behind another network

I'm not very good at this but I'll try to be as specific as I can. The situation: I'm getting my internet from my neighbour through wireless connection to my stationary PC. I have some network ...
0
votes
1answer
34 views

Internet Speed is so slow

So I am starting to get very annoyed at my slow internet. I live a hour and a half or so from London and 45 mins from Camebridge and I don't understand how my internet speed can possibly be as slow as ...
0
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1answer
41 views

How to forcibly refresh and renew my IP address? [duplicate]

I am in the Hostel and we are provided with Wi-Fi connectivity.The problem is that the IP address that is assigned to my machine works only for 5-6 hours. I want to refresh the IP address so that i ...
1
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0answers
26 views

Linking router from VPN to main network?

So, here's what I have going on now: Thomson Cable Modem ---> WAN port on D-Link N600 (IP 192.168.0.1 - DHCP 192.168.0.100-149) running stock D-link Firmware ---> Wan port on Linksys E1200 (IP ...
1
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1answer
22 views

How to use different gateways for different IP addresses when connected to multiple gateways - Win7

My office has a LAN and a Open ADSL (without proxy) via WIFI. Though I'm connected to both I can't use them same time. So How am I edit and add routes so for specific ips uses different gateways. I ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

Setup PFSense as a router with 3 WANs, 2 NICs, and an unmanaged switch

So I have been trying to set this up for days and cannot get it to work properly. I am trying to replace our home router (a crappy Thomson router provided by our ISP) with a PFSense box repurposed ...
0
votes
0answers
63 views

Wireshark Capture Filter

I am new to wireshark and I am trying to capture an ICMP packet over 802.11g, I am using windows and pingplotter. The issue is that on wireshark capture I am not getting any ICMP packets no matter how ...
22
votes
9answers
2k views

How to identify from a Windows computer the wireless device that is poisoning router?

I live in a house with various other people who all swear that there is nothing wrong with any of their devices. The problem being is that when wireless is enabled on the router, ping sky-rockets and ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

Why can't I connect to PLEX sever via my roku but I can via my tablet?

On my home LAN I can connect/play media stored on my PC via my tablets but am unable to even connect to it via my roku box? I manually enter the IP address of my machine in the browser of my tablet ...
0
votes
1answer
15 views

Periodic Network Timeouts

When streaming, gaming, surfing, etc. I lose connection every 10-20 minutes for 5 seconds or so. At first I thought it was a wireless adapter problem so I upgraded from a Belkin N150 to a TRENDnet ...
1
vote
1answer
25 views

How to isolate open guest AP from uplinked private AP with dd-wrt

I have two routers, setup like so: [MODEM] | [WAN] <<< +-----------------------------+ <<<< | WRT54GL with stock firmware ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

Replace router with x86 server & dongle?

I've got an old router that was provided by my ISP. Unfortunately I'm stuck on ADSL so I have to use it anyway, and it has built in wireless-G. What I'd really like is something that supports ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

How to monitor wifi link speed

I have an issue where streaming video to my smart tv sometime freeze. Today I saw what could be the problem, link speed dropped from ~250mbps to 5mbps. I would now like to track the speed all day ...
0
votes
1answer
40 views

Ethernet (en0) loses IP address when WiFi (en1) starts/stops on OSX

We're using the Ethernet connection as a point-to-point connection to a lighting console and then the WiFi to connect to the main network. The issue is whenever we turn the WiFi on/off the Ethernet ...
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votes
0answers
17 views

How do I configure my network to force some devices over vpn but still have them on the local network?

I want to setup a router with that will be a VPN endpoint that a number of devices can connect to (roku, apple tv, etc). These devices will be piped over the VPN to the internet. The rest of my ...
0
votes
1answer
24 views

Bluetooth / Bluez: No reply to ping over bnepX interface

I have trialed to use Network, NAP profiles on Bluetooth. On Host, xUbuntu 13.04 I have followed as here. This Host or XUbuntu machine is behind proxy & runs on virtual machine. It is ...
1
vote
1answer
47 views

Can't connect to WiFi, but can with cable

I'm using Windows 7 32-bit, Toshiba Portege laptop. I want to connect to the WiFi, usually I can do that easily. But, I don't know.. maybe when I tried to install a Microsoft Research: Mesh Virtual ...
0
votes
1answer
24 views

Need help troubleshooting TPCIP.sys BSOD

I had a couple of BSOD on win 7 x64, I ran the software WhoCrashed on the minidumps and it shows something like this: Your computer crashed crash dump file: C:\Windows\Minidump\032814-19921-01.dmp ...
1
vote
1answer
31 views

Will the dd-wrt Big build run on my Linksys WRT54GL?

I have a Linksys WRT54GL access point acting as a NAT router, with the inside network being my house's wireless and the outside network being a point-to-point link to my DSL gateway. My ISP is Telmex ...
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votes
2answers
39 views

How to encrypt traffic from my laptop so that i can't be monitored over Wifi by any other on that network

I would like to know what is the mechanism or tool to encrypt all traffic going or coming to my laptop which is connected to the wifi network so that i can't be monitored by anyone and no one on that ...
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votes
0answers
36 views

How to hide the broadcast name of my computer?

Like a router broadcasts it's SSID to anyone present in the network area and is able to see that name. Now, what I want to achieve is that my laptop's SSID is hidden from outside packet sniffers and ...
0
votes
2answers
43 views

How to provide Wi-Fi coverage in a larger house

I asked this question in Network Engineering. I was asked by the moderator to post here: I've moved into a larger house and I find that my Netgear N600's range is not sufficient to cover the entire ...
2
votes
1answer
55 views

Is it my computer's fault that I can't connect to the internet?

I have a connection problem I can't solve, and I'm in Korea so there's a language-barrier regarding tech-support. If this question is inappropriate for this site, let me know and I will move it. I ...
1
vote
1answer
15 views

Windows 8 hostednetwork and ICS issue, no internet access

The Issue Trying to host a network to extend the range of my home wifi network, instead of going out and spending 50 bucks on a wifi extender. Anyways my issue occurs in that my hostednetwork does ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

How can I start hostednetwork on Windows 8

I have the same problems as the guys over How can I start hostednetwork on Windows 7? and Can't get hostednetwork started in Windows 8 x64 But none of the solutions worked for me. I don't know ...
1
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0answers
41 views

Assigning Wired Connection to One Exchange Email Account on OSx Mavericks

On my 10.9.2 Mac at work, I am connected two ways to the network, wireless and wired. I need to plug in via a wire to access my email over the company intranet, but when I do that, all of my personal ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

TPLINK(TL-WN721N) Wifi Dongle(usb) has constant green light on it. It doesn't work in this state

I'm using a TPLINK(TL-WN721N) wifi dongle to connect my raspberry-pi to an adhoc network. There is one green light on it that usually blinks. But sometimes I observe that the dongle goes into a state ...
0
votes
1answer
34 views

Bridged routers and firewall

I have started to do quite a bit of research on securing my home security after a virus outbreak between some computers. Wanting to isolate two sets of computers, I came to the conclusion to make a ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

android 2.3.6 wifi does not show list of AP [migrated]

After I switch default storage from Internal memory to External SD card, the wifi manager of Android 2.3.6 does not show the list of available AP most of the time. I tried to delete ...