Networking is the art of connecting two or more devices together so that they can communicate with each other.

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SVN server for network

I'm struggling to get my svnserver working as I need it to. What I'm trying to do is to set the server up on one of my VMs so that it would be visible for my hostOS and other VMs. What I have ...
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Changing cisco WiFi access point password

I have a Cisco WiFi access point that is sharing a TPLink routers internet. The TpLink router has Microtic routerOS on it and I don't have it's password. I want to change Cisco access points password. ...
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How do I figure out if my wireless network has WEP, WPA or WPA2 security via command prompt on Windows XP?

I understand how to check what security protocol my wireless network connection is currently using by going to the Wireless Network Connection window like in the following example but how does one ...
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Windows 7 recongizes lan cable, but there is not network or internet connection

It's a while that I'm facing with this problem. I connect the lan cable to my PC, but there is no network connections or any internet connection, but the computer recognizes the lan cable (because in ...
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Getting IP Address of Access Point

recently I turned my Router to a wireless access point for my home network. Unfortunately, I forgot to note down the AP's IP Address and Subnet. How do I reliably get the IP of my AP? Thank's in ...
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Winsock “Permission Denied”

I am running into issues with Winsock on Windows 7. It throws the error "Permisison denied" (10013) and I am unable to fix whatever needs to be reset. At first I thought there were issues because my ...
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A network cable is not properly plugged in or may be broken - but works after 20 minutes?

After several years of functioning my Win7 64bit PC suddenly takes approximately 20 minutes to find out that the network cable is actually plugged in. I tried to restart PC and network many times. The ...
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DD-WRT as a switch and a VPN server

I am trying to run a DD-WRT as both a switch in an existing network and a VPN server. I have set up DD-WRT as a switch in the network. My network now looks like this: imgur[dot]com/KPGVxEP I am ...
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Extending coax/ethernet network [on hold]

Would this setup work? router -----> Ethernet to coax adapter (proven working) ------> Coax cable ----> antenna ------> antenna -------> coax cable -----> Ethernet to coax adapter (proven working) ...
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Temporarily Disconnect Mapped Drives on Dock Disconnect

My work desktop was recently replaced by a laptop with a USB docking station. It's nice to now take my workstation home with me, but I'm running into a problem with the network drives. Once I undock, ...
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ADSL > VPN > Squid3 > DHCP > eth1 All on local debian server

I've been trying to setup this config for months but due to lack of knowledge & experience I have no success; HW on hand; Fast enough Local Debian server with 2 NICs & SSD hdd ADSL modem in ...
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50 Clients wireless network for streaming videos [on hold]

I am currently working for a project for my university. The concept is to have a wireless AP and a local server, through which up to 50 clients can connect and stream videos depending on the users' ...
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Faster way to delete files on a network drive

I have a network drive and I am trying to delete a large folder. Man what a pain! It's been on the "Calculating" phase forever now (it's at 26GB). Isn't there a way to just delete boom! I don't need ...
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Cannot see all available wireless networks?

There are two wireless networks setup in my office, a primary one and a backup. Plus there are few other wireless networks nearby. However, Windows (XP SP3) has ceased to show other available wireless ...
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Can my landlord access my personal network because he controls the upstream connection?

Can my landlord access the things on my personal router's network because he controls the upstream connection? For example: the DLNA on my NAS, a public file share on my NAS, or the media server ...
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VPN Connection Over 3G

I have a PPTP server running on my linux box, and i can successfully connect an android client to it using WiFi but when i try to connect to the server using data-connection (3G) it fails to connect. ...
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Is it possible to check for blips in internet using SSH tunnels?

So basically at work we're losing internet connectivity for just a few seconds at a time, which is enough to kill our SSH tunnels, kill our VoIP calls, etc. I have a cronjob set up with my own script ...
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How to forward http request to a proxy server?

I have an Internet Linux server and my client computer (running windows) accesses internet via a SSH tunnel to the the server. Now for some reason this server can only accesses internet by a http ...
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WiFi funny business => “One” machine can ping “the other” but “the other” cannot ping “one.” “The other” can browse “one” in explorer

So I'm at work and I need my private server (my personal laptop) to communicate with my team's assigned machines. I had Hamachi approved as a solution by all of our stakeholders only to have IT ...
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One Mac computer with multiple network connections?

I have a Mac (OS X 10.5) that I would like to connect to a dedicated/isolated Internet connection (one that is not connected to the LAN), and a LAN. The LAN is set up with its own, separate, Internet ...
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Configure VM network settings to ssh into a mininet VM

I am trying to configure my VM (mininet vmdk) network settings in order to ssh into it from my host machine. I am using virtualbox as my hypervisor. Per the Mininet instructions ...
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network problems after mapping network drive

I installed a piece of software for someone yesterday on a Windows 8.0 PC. I mapped a network drive to Z: for easy access to a file on the server. Everything seemed to work but now other software can ...
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Block every connection with exceptions [closed]

I wanted to block every connection from the internet possible except from outlook. I want people on my network to access their email using outlook but not able to browse or download anything and while ...
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Configuring a GigabitEthernet interface on a Cisco router

I'm trying to set the ip address of a GigabitEthernet interface on a Cisco MWR 2941 router. I have tried the following: config t interface gigabitethernet0/2 ip address 1.1.1.1 255.255.255.255 ...
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Router as VLAN broker bridge on single managed switch?

Will the network configuration below work? [ 8-port Managed Switch ] VLAN_1: Port 1 = Cable Modem VLAN_2: Port 2 = Router WAN VLAN_3: Ports 3-8 = Other Can the router on VLAN_2 broker between the ...
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Network with a router and IPS

I´d like to tool around a little bit with a network using a router which is connected to a modem and a Intrusion Protection System (FreeBSD) in between the router and the other computers/servers. ...
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Solved! - Understanding Routing Table with OpenVPN

Network layout: Laptop (OpenVPN client) <-> router with 192.168.1.xxx subnet <-> internet <-> Home router (running DD-WRT with OpenVPN server) with 192.168.11.xxx subnet The VPN ...
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Panasonic KDA100 CTI Link card to Analog phone [closed]

I need help installing Panasonic kda100 cti link card the reason am adding the cti link card is that I intend adding the PBX intercom to our existing network which uses lan cable RJ45, so I just want ...
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Is Powerline Networking safe? [duplicate]

I am thinking about buying couple powerline networking adapters. It all sounds good however I am wondering about one particular issue. Given that this stuf works over the electrical lines, can ...
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Username/password authentication that works on Windows but not Ubuntu

At my school, we have to authenticate the the wireless network using a username and a password. Windows seem to handle much of the process automatically, so that the user only has to supply the ...
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Why can I ping an IP address but not 'traceroute' it?

I can ping an IP address, but I can't traceroute it. How could this be? [USERNAME@HOSTNAME ~]$ ping CENSORED.CENSORED PING CENSORED.CENSORED (CENSORED) 56(84) bytes of data. 64 bytes from ...
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Hyper-V clients can not access the internet

I created a new VM (Ubuntu 14.10) on Hyper-V. I can't access the Internet on my VM. I tried changing the network from "External" to "Internal" and even "Private" On my host machine, I have a proxy ...
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Netgear WNCE4004 Wifi Adapter Connection Trouble - Static IP Issue?

Here's my situation: I'm in the military and live in an accommodation block where internet is provided by an unprotected wifi network (I'll call this 'service wifi'). To get internet access, I login ...
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Remote join LAN [on hold]

I would like to join company LAN from my PC at home through VPS server. Connection diagram: I only found http://www.packetix.net/en/vpn/help/remote.aspx, but it uses third party server. I want to ...
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Wake on LAN - Does the IP address have to be correct?

My understanding of WOL is that it broadcasts a magic-packet into a subnet. The packet goes to all NICs and each inspects the packet for their own MAC and on a match, wakes the host. So, could I put ...
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How do I change the MAC address of my network card?

I have a local network in a Windows system where the Admin gives permission to the PCs by their MAC address. But he is on vacations and I have a new PC. How can I change the MAC address of my new PC ...
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ddclient updating to public IP instead of private IP

This is the antithesis to question 389125 I have private services (apache, ssh, synergys for example) accessible on a desktop on the local network. This is not with centralised login (ldap/AD for ...
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Resetting ip address gives “media disconnected” error message

I am using my windows 8 laptop and I am successfully connected to my router and can access my internet with no problem. I want to get a new ip address. I opened up the command prompt and then typed in ...
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Tunnel all traffic through SSH?

Given Windows 7 I want to tunnel all its network traffic through SSH, without manually tunnelling each port. It's easy on Linux, but I couldn't find any hint on how to do this on Windows ): So, any ...
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Routing connections through VPN based on hostname (not IP range)

This bugs me immensly. I need to connect to client's network through VPN. But I definitely do not want to send all the traffic through client's network so this option is out of question. What I need ...
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CentOS 7 minimal install can't detect ethernet

I recently installed CentOS 7 on my desktop computer and decided on the minimal install. It couldn't find a network device in the installation process, but I went ahead and installed it anyway. ...
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SSH stopped forwarding ports

Somehow SSH stopped forwarding ports and giving me errors on the host. I can not figure out why. I tried -4 switch to force ip4 but still no luck.I am hoping that I could get much proper solution ...
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Problems when trying to re-access a remote computer with Teamviewer when a previous connection has been lost

I have two computers, Windows 7 Pro x64: HomeComputer; WorkComputer, both have TeamViewer 10 installed. On each machine, TV is configured to allow unattended access, this works most of the time. I ...
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Asus RT-N66U Enable SSH Access

Is the option to enable ssh access to this router not available in the stock version of the firmware? I can only see "Enable Telnet" under Administration -> System. That's kind of lame. Telnet is ...
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Last Accessed is updating to last access of Properties Window, not last access of file itself [closed]

The Last Accessed time stamp entry is automatically updating to the same date and time I am viewing it in the Properties window (i.e. right now), even though the file is not being opened has not been ...
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How to route certain applications through a VPN and others to use my 'standard' connection in OSX 10.6?

I am currently working abroad and use my company's VPN for FTP and some browsing. This is a relatively slow connection and while it is suitable for those VPN necessities; much of my other internet ...
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How can I find out where an email really came from?

How can I know where an email really originated from? Is there any way to find it out? I have heard about email headers, but I don't know where can I see email headers, in Gmail, for instance. Any ...
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Internet connection sharing from OS guest to OS host

[ASK] please help me, how to share internet connection from Kali Linux as guest (vmware) to Windows 8.1 as host.?? thanks my internet connection from my usb wifi. and i use kali linux for kill wifi ...
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How to re-enable wlan0 after backports disabled it

I have a PC with Ubuntu 14.10 and I tried to install backports following the instructions here (except for cooked monitor interface, compiling my own, and I couldn't check if I had ath10k firmware, I ...
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NET USE changes are not propagating to Explorer

I have a Script that I am using to try to modify the Drive Mappings on my system. It performs both NET USE [Drive Letter] [Share Path] and NET USE [Drive Letter] /delete, and both of those operations ...