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Wi-Fi extender randomly loses connection

I own a TP-Link repeater (TL-WA850RE) which connects via Wi-Fi to my main device (router & AP) and extends the range of my Wi-Fi to rooms that can't be reached by the AP of the main device. The ...
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How to allocate WIFI Bandwith?

I am having a little problem with a wireless network. I have users connected to a wireless router, and two others are connected to a repeater. (Just to call some details the Router is an Archer C7 ...
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Extend Home WiFi Network without a Secondary Network

I have an Arris modem-router combo I use for my Xfinity home WiFi. It's the only one that works with Xfinity that supports VoIP which I have. There are parts of my house that I don't get good WiFi ...
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what is the meaning of this :Repeater Mode (WDS / Universal )

I want to get this access point from TP link TL-WA701ND.. I want to use it as a repeater to extend the range of my router .. in the Specifications there is this :Repeater Mode (WDS / Universal ) what ...
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The Reception sensitivity of a wifi repeater is: “ 270m: -68dBm at 10% per” , what the meaning of these numbers?

I want to get a WiFi repeater so I looked for its specification on the internet .. I want it to have a wide range. Here is the specification of Reception sensitivity: 270m: -68dBm at 10% per 130m: ...
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Accidentally disabled DHCP on repeater, can no longer access settings

Our home recently upgraded to a new Netgear router. Another family member set up the Amped SR10000 repeater but I was having problems with it. In the midst of playing with the settings I had disabled ...
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Office laptop not connecting to repeater

I have a Linksys Wireless Router WRT54G in my home on ground floor. To improve the signal strength on first floor of my home, I have a Netgear Repeater (Netgear WN3000RP Universal Wi-Fi Range ...
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how to set TpLink N wireless router as universal repeater

Can the 150M Wireless Lite N Router (Tl_wr741ND) be set as a universal repeater i tried many ways, i want to connect to the router through wireless (can not use cables)
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New Wifi repeater cannot see _my_ Wifi

I'm trying to connect to a new Comfast (CF-WR300N, see at botom) as a WiFi repeater. The irritating thing is that all seems fine, but when I get to the stage of choosing the network to repeat (see ...
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WiFi signal amplifier

I am able to access the Internet over WiFi, but the signals are too weak, signal strength remains "fair" or "poor". I cannot relocate, I cannot use hard-wired LAN, nor I can do any kind of ...
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Will wireless repeater slow internet speed

When using a wireless repeater, I understand that the total network bandwidth will be halved as answered here 'Does a wireless repeater slow things down for everyone?' Consider the following ...
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WiFi repeaters that duplicate the broadcast wireless signal?

I live in a house with many plaster walls and want a device that will duplicate the wireless signal sent out of an AP/router to act in tandem with other AP/routers on the same network. From the ...
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Static IP address outside of DHCP subnet?

I just set up a wireless repeater bridge. My primary router's IP address is 192.168.1.1. I had a friend guide me over the phone on setting this up. He told me to set my bridge's IP address to ...
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Repeater and Bandwidth consumption

Does using a repeater to increase WiFi signal means I will use double the Internet Bandwidth that I use for connecting directly to the Router, in other way if I consume 10 megabyte by connecting ...
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Client Bridge DD-WRT Router with AT&T Uverse NVG589

I am trying to set up a wireless bridge between an old WRT54G v1.1 running DDWRT to an AT&T Uverse AP. I have the connection set up as desired. I can get an IP through the client bridge. My ...
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how to define a wifi password on D-Link DAP-1360

I have a D-Link DAP-1360 wifi repeater device and I wish to connect to it directly in order to define the wifi password (comes open by default). I connect it directly to my PC with a network cable, ...
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WiFi Repeater RT-N55R/U

I'm setting up some wifi repeaters with some old routers but I don't want to brick them. I have two RT-N55R's but the only firmware available is for the RT-N55U. I've read that the naming is just a ...
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Can I access internet by connecting ethernet to a wifi repeater

For some reason, my wireless won't work, but ethernet works fine. I would like to use a (repeater) wireless router to repeat another one and then connect to that repeater router through ethernet. Is ...
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How to configure Netgear WGR614v9 as a Wireless Repeater (without a physical cable)

I have a Binatone wifi router acting as my base station: Model: Binatone WR1500N2 LAN Port MAC Address 0C:D2:B6:37:02:F6 IP Address 192.168.0.1 DHCP ON IP Subnet Mask 255.255.255.0 I have a ...
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Why does Windows 8 refuse to connect to my WiFi repeater even though it has a much stronger signal than the access point it repeats?

I recently installed a WiFi repeater in my small business. It is truly a "repeater" in that it does not broadcast a duplicate SSID or its own SSID, but rather is joined to the same SSID from the ...
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Repeater Media-Tech MT4218 cannot be configured because of allegedly invalid password

I am trying to set up the MT4218 router/repeater to work in the Repeater mode. Every time I enter the password, the following error message is shown: Pass Phrase is invalid I am sure the ...
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Can devices connected to a Wi-Fi router communicate with devices connected to an associated Wi-Fi repeater?

If I connect a Wi-Fi repeater to my existing network, can devices connected to the original router connect to devices connected to the repeater? For example, if my laptop is on the router, can I see ...
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How to configure an Advantek Networks Router WR541R as a repeater?

I have an Advantek Networks Router WR541R, and I wish to configure it like a repeater. However, the check-box "Enable WDS" seems to be disabled. I tried activating the check-box that says "Enable ...
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Could i use my old D-link GO-RT-N150 router as a repeater?

I live in a big house and when on one side wi-fi doesnt reach. I have an old D-link GO-RT-N150 router, could i use it as a repeater? Thank you
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How to make my first recorded script repeat automatic to the next windows tab or web browser with one key storkes

Yes I mean web browsers,.. I also used ctrl + tab to navigate between windows tab or web browser... however I sometimes open up to 10 tabs for inputting the same information over and over again, ...
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How to repeat the AHK recorded script to 10 tabs (or multiple tabs) with one keystroke

My works involves inputing at data repeatedly, so what I do I open as much as 10 tabs in the windows and repeat the input of information, same info to all the 10 tabs... so I used a recorder in AHK to ...
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Repeater injected to my network?

I know this is not that kind of support website but on the other side I found my problem very fascinating so I'll post it anyway. Yesterday all of my machines disconnected from my home network. It ...
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Repeater Connected but no Internet Connection

I have a router and I want to connect it to my repeater. My Router IP is 192.168.1.1, So I set my repeater using static IP 192.168.1.50 255.255.255.0 192.168.1.1. DHCP is auto. I can connect using ...
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Setup wireless repeating on Netgear WNDR3400 (N600) router

This question is different from How to configure IP forwarding on Netgear N600 WNDR3400 router I was previously using my N600 as my base station connected to a cable moden. I have a new Trendnet 812 ...
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Wireless Repeaters all Connecting to the Main Router Instead of Closest AP

I have 3 Buffalo WZR-HP-AG300H Routers running DD-WRT firmware to extend a wireless network on a job site. Router 1 has the device I need access to plugged into one of the ports physical ports and ...
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SSID on the repeater bridge router

I have a Linksys WRT400N dual band router and I want to use it as a repeater bridge for my main AT&T router. Now I kind of get it working with dd-wrt firmware. I use the latest v24 sp2 firmware ...
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Can I get seamless roaming with a wireless range extender?

I am using an Amped Wireless REC10 range extender that I have on hand to increase my wireless signal to other parts of the house. The config will let duplicate my network settings exactly down to the ...
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DD-WRT Universal Repeater [Atheros Chipset]

How can I Setup DD-WRT Router to be Universal Repeater? Premise Wireless 3G/4G Modem (Netgear AC762s, as example although irrelevant) as Internet connection Home Router (Any DD-WRT capable ...
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PCIe add-on Wi-Fi adapter as receiver + repeater

I am aware of Windows' Hosted Network capability : Sets up a network as an AP Can coexist with an existing Wi-Fi network Also bridging : two networks share address space And access points in a ...
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Lan to wan or lan to lan repeater

I find a lot of tutorial how to set up repeater but this will not work, because signal between main router and router that i want to make a repeater is poor. I have been using second router as ...
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TomatoUSB Shibby repeater can't connect to main router

I have been trying to setup a TomatoUSB by Shibby router as a repeater for the past few hours with no luck. This is my setup: Main Router: Linksys E3200 running Tomato Firmware 1.28.0000 MIPSR2-116 ...
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How to increase signal/range of your Wi-Fi antenna-less repeater/booster over the network?

I've BT Home Hub in the upper flat (2-3 walls behind) and I'm using WPS Wireless-N Wifi Range Router Repeater Extender in my flat where I'm using my laptop. These are antenna-less devices. Are there ...
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Repeating a Wi-Fi signal with a Windows 7 laptop

I have a weak Wi-Fi signal that I can receive only by using my Windows 7 Laptop which uses an external Wi-Fi antenna.. I have an iPad which doesn't receive the signal as well - if at all - so I'm ...
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Can I connect external USB storage to Wi-Fi repeater

My home network router does not support connecting external USB storage. I must use it (it's used for phone and cables, as well), but I'd really like to have shared storage. In general, I ...
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How can I repair my Wifi Repeater?

I installed the wrong firmware on my Wifi Repeater. Is there a way to fix this problem? I can't find any website on the user manual, so I'm not sure what the model of the wifi repeater is.
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Extending Range of Generic 2.4Ghz wireless devices (headsets, mice, keyboards)

Do the tools exist to extend the range of generic wireless devices? I've attempted to use a standard wireless extenders, but they are all marketed as being suitable for Wireless "Internet" signals. I ...
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Wireless range extender now stops internet access when switched on (and other issues)

I have a Netgear DGN2200 router, and two TP-Link range extenders, TL-WA730RE and TL-WA830RE. This configuration used to work just fine until a few weeks ago, but has started to play up recently. I ...
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Do access points not make the speed slower?

In the article, http://arstechnica.com/civis/viewtopic.php?p=1605297#p1605297, it says: Wireless Access Point - a device that attaches to a wired network to allow wireless clients. Usually has a ...
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Can I tell if there's a Wifi Repeater on my network?

If I have clients connecting to my network (through a captive portal) over Wifi, is it technically possible for me to determine if there is a Wifi Repeater connected somewhere in the mix? If so, what ...
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WLAN repeater and parental control on router

is it possible to use parental control on a router with a WLAN client conntected? If i use the MAC of the repeater all clients using this repeater are disconnected via the parental control. But I ...
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Can I configure a TP-LINK TL-WR740N as a repeater?

My ISP provided with a new modem, that is already an router with WiFi and some ports. I would like to use my TP-LINK TL-WR740N as a wireless repeater, putting it in another room and connect to my ISP ...
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Extend university wifi network

i live in a university campus and i can get wifi signal on the outside of my window but not in the house. The solution i use at the moment is a usb wifi dongle outside connected to my laptop but the ...
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Is it possible to have multiple repeaters in a network with just 1 uniform SSID?

I'm currently setting up a network with 1 access point. Since WiFi range is not very far, I'd like to extend the range by using repeaters. I did several setups in the past but they always had another ...
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Using wi-fi PCI-E card as a repeater

My network is composed of 2 routers: Router 1 (192.168.1.1) is the internet gateway, and handles DHCP. Router 2 (192.168.1.2) has wireless capability and is connected to Router 1 via ethernet cable. ...
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Extend wireless network range seamlessly using an old router

I'm going to be moving into a house of years of apartment living. The thing is that all the networking is in the basement and I have a 3 floored house. Now, I have bought a new Wi-Fi router (dual band ...