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Can't access my computer with its public ip

I installed MAMP on my Macbook Pro. It opens on 'localhost:8888'. I went to http://www.whatismyip.com/ and it gave me my ipv4 address. I copied my ip and put it on my browser like this: myip:8888 and ...
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Can't connect to specific FTP?

Have a bit of an issue and I'm pretty confused by this one. Yesterday I was connecting to my FTP all day and it seemed to be fine but now I'm having issues. I use a VPN and I'm not sure how that ...
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1answer
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'localhost' stoped working as an alias for '127.0.0.1' for SSHing into my VirtualBox VM from OSX. Why, and how to fix?

The question explains the problem. For months I've never had any problems along these lines. Then, yesterday morning, I couldn't get into my VM! Took a long time to troubleshoot but here was the ...
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Applescript to run when connection to specific network on OSx

I have an apple script that I can manually run that will connect to a couple network drives. I would like it to have that script run when my mac connects to a specific wireless network connection ...
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1answer
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Incorrect lookup as user, but correct at root

I have a new OSX machine running Mavericks and have an interesting situation getting to rubygems.org. As a normal user: $ curl http://rubygems.org|head curl: (7) Failed connect ...
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1answer
51 views

Mac wont load web pages but is connected to the network

I have a MacBook Pro running OSX 10.9.3 that I use on lots of wireless networks. Sometimes it will randomly decide that in both Chrome and Safari it wont load any web pages. I can ping the address no ...
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49 views

I can connect to my SSH server but cannot browse the internet

I have setup an ssh server on my windows 8.1 system as well as port forwarding on my home router and from inside and outside of the network I can login on my macbook using the command ssh -D 8080 ...
2
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1answer
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Mac cannot browse, ping works fine

I cannot browse websites in Chrome/Safari. Internet works, ping works, traceroute works. Even "telnet google.com 80" works!! (shows me html-code). But not in browsers. Tried Safari, Chrome - ...
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I won't open some websites on my MacBook Pro. What could be an issue?

For example some-websites.com. If I put it to the browser, I get this: I know about 3 other websites that returns the same "error". If I try ping in terminal, I get this: ... Request timeout for ...
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0answers
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Macbook Pro and Edimax Ethernet to USB adaptor

I am using Macbook pro 13 retina (from 2013). It does not have ethernet connector and I need to plug in ethernet cable in my work office. So I have bought EDIMAX Ethernet to USB adaptor. For some time ...
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0answers
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Is there any way of extracting a shared secret from a PBK file or a similar artefact from a Windows 7 installation?

My company's laptop comes with preconfigured VPN connections to access the company's network. The default setup of the laptop is a bit outdated to say the least and I was wondering if in some cases I ...
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1answer
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OS X Mountain Lion Telnet Client Issues

Having a very strange issue here... The built in telnet client in OS X is giving me some strange results. I normally use it for testing whether a TCP connection can be established: telnet google.com ...
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1answer
104 views

allow SSH to bypass VPN on OSX mavericks, openvpn, pf

My home computer connects to the internet through an OpenVPN connection. However, I would like to be able to connect to my home computer from outside over ssh. Ssh is set up and working, but when I ...
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1answer
52 views

Why does WebDAV fail from inside home network

On my OSX server there is a folder that is configured in the Server App to be accessible via WebDAV. This folder is used to sync OmniFocus. On my router, I have set up a dynamic dns. When I am outside ...
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1answer
22 views

With mobile account enabled, is it safe to delete files from a computer that used to be used by someone else

I'm not very proficient with Macs and I'm not sure how the file syncing works across the network. Here's the scenario: I'm using a computer Bill Jole used to use. I noticed the hard drive is full and ...
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2answers
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Mac OS X 10.9 treating subdomain as top-level domain?

I seem to constantly have trouble resolving hosts on my network from OS X systems. I have a domain (let's call it mydomain.com) with a lab.mydomain.com subdomain and the host I want to get to, at ...
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1answer
50 views

Windows Hosted SVN Repository Access on Networked Mac

I'm having some troubles with getting this working at the moment. I have a Win7 physical PC and I have a MacBook Pro running OSX Mavericks and a Windows 8 in a Parallels VM. I have both machines ...
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0answers
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Cannot find other Macs in the same network

I have 2 Macs at home, I found that the old Mac can detect the new Mac on the network, however the new Mac cannot detect the old Mac. I set the "Sharing" settings both the same and there is no ...
1
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2answers
98 views

How do I get my devices to recognize the correct router and IP subnet?

The Basics Our home has a DSL line coming in to a modem on the second floor. A line then goes down to a switch/hub and through to our downstairs living room where a wireless router is set up. Up ...
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2answers
77 views

How to inactivate network service by terminal on mac os x?

I google but found nothing helpful. the above link was useful when I wanted to create service of any other configuration commands on terminal but I found nothing about how to inactive a service by ...
0
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2answers
159 views

OSX 10.9.2 - Cant access some site on Wifi (namely github.com)

I started experiencing this issue a while ago, probably not too long after OSX 10.9.1 update (not sure about this but would make sense), while it was working just fine before. I basically cannot ...
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1answer
261 views

What does Mac's “Send all traffic over VPN connection” do?

I'm using OSX Mavericks at the moment. Looking through VPN options (L2TP in my case), I see that it is possible to "Send all traffic over VPN connection". However, I cannot figure out if I don't ...
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1answer
99 views

Slow internet only on my mac - same ethernet gets 100mbs on other laptop

Wondering if someone could help me diagnose a network problem. My Macbook pro running OSX seems to have a connection bottleneck. I have 100mbs on my other laptop but when I take the same Ethernet ...
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0answers
128 views

OS X Mavericks “Share Internet from Ethernet to Wi-Fi” fails after a period of time

When the computer first boots up, I can share Internet from Ethernet to Wi-Fi without a problem. But after a few days, it starts to malfunction. I notice that when the Wi-Fi is shared, in the place of ...
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0answers
26 views

IP range blocked on my mac

My Mac seems to be blocking an IP range and I would like to remove whatever is blocking it. Whenever I try to go to an IP address which starts in 5...* the request will not resolve. So if I try to ...
1
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2answers
61 views

If I remove one network connection, shouldn’t my UNIX host just use the other?

An interesting problem. If there are two network connections attached to my MacBook Pro, and I remove one, shouldn’t the networking just use the other? Well, it didn’t last night - when I went to ...
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4answers
98 views

How do I forward a port accessible to the world on my Mac?

I realize that there's a lot of info out there about port forwarding, but here's my specific situation. I need to use Remote in (via VNC) to my Mac. By default, the Mac Remote Sharing server listens ...
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1answer
28 views

How can I turn on ECN for Mac OSX?

I'd like to run some networking tests with Mac OSX 10.8 and using the ECN option. However I cannot find any documentation on how to configure it. Does anybody know how to alter Mac OSX TCP networking ...
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0answers
284 views

Mac OS X and VPN Option all traffic over vpn

i have to say, i am new in using a Mac. So please don't expect too much. My operating system is Mac OS X 10.9.2. To connect to my company's pc, i managed to create a vpn connection using VPN (PPTP). ...
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0answers
37 views

Virtualbox proper network configuration

I'm trying to setup Centos 6.5 on Mac OSX so that: CentOS can use internet using NAT mode adapter 1 (eth0) Host (Mac OSX) can connect to Guest (CentOS) using static ip via Host Only mode adapter 2 ...
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0answers
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Can't auto connect to samba drive on login?

I have a old PC running Ubuntu server with samba and for some reason, my mac cannot connect to it automatically on login. I added the volume to the login items in system preferences but every time I ...
0
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1answer
66 views

OS X / Windows bootcamp, Wi-Fi drops on OS X only

While I know there can be a vast sea of different explanations to this matter, I am trying to figure out why my Wi-Fi keeps dropping on OS X but not on my Windows(bootcamp)-partition. Symptoms: - I ...
0
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1answer
49 views

How to identify what apps are using internet? [duplicate]

I have slow internet connection, when I watch online TV I'm trying to close those apps and processes on my Mac that use internet. Besides the intuitive way (close skype, browser tabs, dropbox, etc) ...
1
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1answer
64 views

Network Settings per Network

I'm using macbook air with Mavericks. I'm connecting so many wireless network, I could set up TCP/IP settings per network which I connected. How can I do this in Mavericks? example: I have a router ...
0
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0answers
25 views

OSX Mail Server Forward to External Address

This is a duplicate of my question over on Apple Stack Exchange: http://apple.stackexchange.com/questions/126566/osx-mail-server-forward-to-external-address I have an OSX mail server set up on ...
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2answers
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Can flush DNS command resolve internet speeds?

Was assisting a user that had been downloading 8 movies from iTunes. Her speed was sitting at .06 mbps down with ethernet. Restart and power cycle got her up to 2.36 mbps down. 0% packet loss. I ...
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0answers
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OSX keeps showing info box “couldn't connect to server”

OSX keeps displaying a notification box stating that connection to a local nas-server failed. It's unbelievable annoying, it shows up every 30 minutes or so and I haven't even tried accessing this ...
0
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1answer
102 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 ...
1
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1answer
74 views

No internet connection with browsers on OS X 10.9

Unable to browse Internet on Mac OS X My Problem is very similar to the one linked above; I can't reach websites using browsers, everything else like terminal stuff (ping...), Mail, Skype, OS X ...
0
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1answer
103 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 ...
0
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1answer
25 views

How do I enable/disable apache httpd based upon my laptop's network location?

I have a laptop that I use for consulting and that travels with me from client to client. I use httpd to code/test on my machine at home and bind it to the global address in order to test ...
2
votes
0answers
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what is a scoped dns query?

In MAC OS X (Mavericks) i see multiple resolvers and i dont understand the difference between scoped and non-scoped dns query resolver as displayed below. $ scutil --dns DNS configuration resolver ...
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0answers
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configure D-link Dir-300

I have a D-link DIR-300 router, but I am having problems configuring it on my network because I do not know what is my network type. So in order to connect to my network through mac, I need to enter ...
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resolving host names from parallels (windows) to Mac (mavericks)

I was given a macbook for work that is running mavericks. We also do windows development. I'm currently running windows 8.1. I set up mysql on the mac side that both the windows 8.1 running on ...
2
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0answers
107 views

VPN DNS Configuration bug in OS X

I am using TunnelBlick to connect to an VPN (OpenVPN) with OS X 10.9.2. I can authenticate and pass traffic but the DNS entries injected from the VPN do not work. Here is the output of scutil --dns ...
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0answers
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How can I configure 2 UNIX hosts to share a single wireless router connection?

How can I share my MacBook Pro's wireless 802.11ac connection with a fairly old dual-G5 server? So, I'm thinking that rather than run a CAT6 cable down the middle of my kitchen, I simply connect my ...
2
votes
1answer
77 views

Can't connect to certain hosts on port 80

I'm totally stumped by this so any suggestions would be great! My dev machine running OSX Mavericks, which works fine otherwise, can't connect to major sites like google, youtube and some CDNs (like ...
0
votes
1answer
56 views

How to share Word documents based on same template (.dotm) between Word 2010 and Word 2011 users on a network?

I have a large problem in sharing a Word template (more precisely; the rendered document from the template) between Windows (Word 2010) and Mac (Word 2010) users on a network. In my test environment ...
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0answers
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Access MAMP Site on LAN

The senior developer just left our company and I didn't have a chance to ask him how he did the following: At my company we use the hostname "molly.local" in our local development area. We are ...
1
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1answer
141 views

Can't access certain websites

I'm trying to access the site http://www.svenskadomaner.se but it's unreachable from my MacBook Pro (OSX 10.8.5). The domain belongs to a web hosting company and it's not only this specific site I ...