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Hosted Network Not Supported

Back when I had Windows 8, I would run Hosted Networks from my computer all the time using the netsh wlan start hostednetwork code in the command line terminal. However, since I have updated to ...
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How to get Alfa awus036nha to work with Kali Linux?

Im running Kali linux 64bit 1.07 as a guest os through virtualbox 4.3.12 r93733. Ive also installed the VirtualBox 4.3.12 Oracle VM VirtualBox Extension Pack. I have bridged my hosts network ...
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How can I connect devices on multiple networks to one VPN to control them remotely? [on hold]

Here's the challenge: I will be installing 10 TV screens into 10 different locations in my city. These are WiFi-enabled smart TV's that can be controlled via a software called MDC (Multi Display ...
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Using HTTPS over HTTP for requests between servers in a subnet AWS?

Are there any reasons to use HTTPS instead of HTTP for requests between my servers running in a private subnet on AWS? All requests going in/out of the subnet will done via HTTPS to prevent sniffing. ...
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Windows 7 loses all network connectivity after screensaver is disabled

I have a very strange problem: My Windows 7 laptop is set to show the default windows screensaver after 10 minutes. No matter how long the screensaver is active, the network connections are fine. I ...
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Duplicated SSID shown suddenly with open Warning

Can somebody tell me what happens in the following situation: I normally connect to one of my neighbours' SSID. Most of the time, everything is ok. But sometimes, i got disconnected with no apparent ...
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How I am getting double internet speed? Just wondering

I was wondering, how it is possible that I am getting double speeds? I am paying for 100mbps, but sometimes I am getting over 200mbps (pic below). I have fiber cable run to my apartment, then fiber ...
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Home network issue. New connections drop not the existing

I have a very strange behavior that I would like to understand on my home network. Sometimes I lost connection to outside (request timeout on ping 8.8.8.8 for few minutes) but I don't loose ...
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Multiple Microsoft Hosted Networks in one household

Trying to have multiple hosted networks in one household but something is wrong. On PC 1 it is set up using the commands netsh wlan set hostednetwork mode=allow ssid=HotSpot key=8characters netsh ...
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After cascading two routers, can't connect to the second anymore

I have two routers. The "first" one is a TP-Link TL-WDR3600 and is directly connected to a cable modem which my ISP gave me. DHCP is enabled here. The "second" one is Linksys WRT320N. This one is ...
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I am unable to use these commands on my personal network

Windows 8.1 C:\Users\Rajat>net view/all The syntax of this command is: NET [ ACCOUNTS | COMPUTER | CONFIG | CONTINUE | FILE | GROUP | HELP | HELPMSG | LOCALGROUP | PAUSE | SESSION | ...
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How to get rid of iPhone network connection on my Win7 PC?

This is a Win7 machine. I have gone to network sharing center and the SmartRG9dc8 iPhone network connection does not appear in the 'manage wireless connection' section, so it can be deleted. It only ...
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Would a dual band router help when on low speed dsl?

I am stuck on 3Mbps dsl and cant upgrade (verizon doesnt have a faster option in mt location). The current modem/router is a DLink 2750B which is only 2.4ghz. I also have 2 linksys range extenders ...
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How can I reverse tether my phone for Internet connectivity via USB cable without rooting?

I'm trying to create an Internet connection for an Android device using a Linux (Ubuntu 12.04 x64) box. Creating a Wi-Fi hotspot proved to be redundant as the device cannot discover the network. Next, ...
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How do I get USB or Ethernet working from an Apple Thunderbolt Display connected to PC with Thunderbolt support?

I have a newly built PC (winter 2014) that should be fully supported for Thunderbolt 2 with an Asus Sabertooth Z97 Mark 1 motherboard and an accompanying ThunderboltEX II PCIe card. Running Windows 8....
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Can't reach only certain websites from my Wifi (with macbook and iphone)

I can't access certain websites neither from my macbook nor from my iphone when connected to my Wifi. The same website can be opened from another windows computer connected to the same Wifi. This is ...
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How do I capture 802.11 headers on an AP while not in monitor mode?

I am wondering if it is possible to extract 802.11 frames on a router running OpenWrt operating as an access point. I tried using tcpdump and loading the dumped packets in Wireshark, but I could only ...
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Mac Pro Bootcamp issue with windows 10 networking

I'm using windows 10 on the latest Mac Pro module with bootcamp with latest stable OSX. i have two networking issues: I can't connect to wifi networks. it does list them but when I try to connect, ...
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Windows routing issue

I have two Windows boxes (Windows 10 and Windows 7). The first one named SERVER runs OpenVPN as server, the remote one named REMOTE runs the OpenVPN client and connects to the SERVER fine. Both have ...
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Checkpoint VPN client not connecting, Debian Wheezy

Edit: what I'm looking for here is help finding out what's going on at the OS level, so that I can find out for sure whether the problem is on my end or my workplace's end, or in between. I'm not ...
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Set default internet connection to use 3G vs built-in wireless

Windows 7 laptop with an built-in wireless NIC and USB 3G device. If the wireless network connection fails I want to automatically kick over to the 3G connection. I can have both running at the same ...
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How to convert a .ovpn file to a .conf for OpenVPN?

A VPN provider gives .ovpn files that contain the configuration necessary to connect to a VPN server using the command : openvpn name.ovpn However using this command isn't very clean since it uses a ...
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Mysterious “uninstalled processes” using network every time I turn on my computer

I'm traveling with my dual-boot Windows 10/Ubuntu laptop and often have fairly limited access to WiFi. When I boot into the Windows side of things (or even wake from sleep, after sleeping a while), I ...
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Take down firewall for interface on Centos 7

I am exporting a few items over NFS, but my clients can't mount them. When I try to showmount -e myServer I get clnt_create: RPC: Port mapper failure - Unable to receive: errno 113 (No route to host)...
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Apache + External IP from LAN + random image = nothing

First let me say a bit about my configuration: Apache working on PC-1 at port 80 PC-1 has a static IP DMZ in router set to IP of PC-1 When I try to access any image on my webserver using the ...
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Brother network printer config for Synology DiskStation AirPrint server

Synology DiskStation's DSM 5+ NAS OS includes Apple AirPrint and Google CloudPrint server services. However, it doesn't include drivers for my specific printer, a Brother DCP-7065DN. Do I need to ...
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Setting up DHCP and NAT on apple extreme with Virgin Media SH (APPLE)

I'm currently going mad trying to get my Apple Time Machine to be the DHCP and NAT Server. I've turned off DHCP in the Super Hub config and turned DHCP and NAT on in the Time Machine. Doing this, I ...
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Setup VPN in docker

I am working on connecting docker containers together. I have explored the options provided in docker for networking. Now I want to create a VPN kind of setup to connect docker nodes and containers. ...
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How to pass the gateway IP from the VPN Server (pptpd) to clients?

I have setup a VPN server pptpd on a raspberry pi in my home network, The IP addresses of the LAN look like this, 192.168.0.x IP address of VPN server is 192.168.0.6 The Gateway/ IP of the router is ...
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redirect 127.0.0.2:80 to 127.0.0.1:3000 using pfctl

Background I'm trying to make a redirection setup to make it so that when I make a request to example.com it would be redirected to 127.0.0.1:3000. I know that I can map example.com to 127.0.0.2 via ...
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How can I create a subnet that has internet access in Hyper-V in my home lab?

I recently became certified in Net+ and A+ and am studying for my MCITP. I have a virtual lab setup in Hyper-V with static ip's as follows: Server 2012 R2 as Primary Domain Controller. Server 2016 ...
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Can't make static route and NAT work together

My home LAN is a rather standard 192.168.2.0/24 network with gateway on 192.168.2.1 and has DHCP on addresses from 100+ configured on an ASUS router (RT-AC66U). The WAN is configured via DHCP from ISP....
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Using DDNS with a D-Link DIR-655 router with Dyn.com's new Updater Client Key

I have a D-Link DIR-655 router which I have set up with Dyn.com to use their DDNS server with my router as the updater client. This has worked fine with my username and password over the years. But ...
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Detailed information about data usage in Windows 10? [duplicate]

I'm looking for a way to get detailed data usage in Windows 10, something that would show the usage hour by hour (or even minute by minute) for each application. I know about the two methods ...
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NDIS.SYS driver very high latency in Windows 10

I have upgraded my computer from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10. The installation went well, no problem occurred. My motherboard is a Gigabyte GA-B75M-D3H. After the install, I updated the Realtek drivers ...
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How can I RDP to an azure VM when the VM is connected to corporate VPN?

I have a VM in azure I like to use for development. I built it with 2 NICs in hopes that I could have two public IP addresses, but that doesn't look possible in azure. When I connect to our ...
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Change subnet on TP-LINK TD-W8961ND

I don't seem to be able to change the subnet on my router (spoiler alert - I'm not terribly good with networks so I would appreciate the help!). When I change the main IP address to 192.168.10.1 and ...
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Strange router behaviour

Six months ago I bought TP-Link router and when I connected it to my PC I was getting I-Ball interface. So I had to change router ip address and was able to use TP-Link normally. My friend told me ...
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Running a server for Minetest

I hope this is the correct stackexchange site to ask this question. I am trying to run a minetest server from my computer (Linux) but I'm unable to connect it from another computer connected to the ...
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Connect New Server to Static IP and To DNS Server

I have a strange setup. I have drawn a pretty crude diagram so it may be easier to explain. Usually, all the new servers we add just go into the HPC cluster and we assign an IP address through our ...
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How to convert a hexadecimal value to a “standard” ip address?

How do I manually convert a hex value to a IP address without a online converter? For example what is 80D00297 in normal IP dot notation?
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Host Website On Virtual Machine

I know how to set up a VM, and I know how to bridge the connection so that the VM can have outside access. However, is it possible to set the VM to a different IP address than the host machine? ...
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Home router website redirect

I need that anyone connected to my home's wifi and trying to access Facebook, be redirected to a particular website. I don't know anything about networking and I have a ZTE ZXHN H108N router, can ...
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SSH connector service

I have a number of linux computers at home, at uni, and my android phone. I'd like some way to be able to SSH to any one of them at any time, but they're all hidden behind different networks, and they ...
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Manually switching between two networks when one network is down

In my company we are having a business line and leased line connected to different routers.Business line is used by all the users in the company whereas leased line is used for 15 computers.So my ...
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Record All IP's Forwarded To Port

I have a Netgear WNDR 4300 and have multiple ports forwarded for RDC, Websites, Web Streaming excetera. Is there a way (I am open to using DDWRT if that is the only way) - to capture IP Addresses ...
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How to increase squid Performance

I have installed squid3.1.19 and divert all traffic from our network to proxy server from mikrotik router. mikrotik router is the final gateway for our network. After I configure squid, internet ...
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connect two consecutive proxy servers

According to this question: How to use two consecutive proxies? I can configure a proxy server(A) to route the requests into a second proxy server(B) only if proxy server(A) lets me to do this. I ...
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Getting FTP working on an Azure VM, connection closed

I'm struggling to connect to FTP on a new VM in Azure. I made a new Virtual Machine from the default image (Windows Server 2012 Datacenter) and RDPed into the new VM. I then enabled the Web Server (...
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DHCP shuffling of addresses

So, devices using DHCP to locally connect to my router can have their LAN IP addresses changed if not set to static, and my understanding is that DHCP occasionally re-allocates these addresses by ...