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change D-Link Dir-615 router to DD-WRT?

I have a D-Link DIR-615 router (cheapest I can find) which supports DD-WRT, I did not install the latest build, because I heard it can have problems with the repeating part. I am trying to find a ...
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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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accessing network over wifi, but unable to set router as repeater?

I am dealing with this issue currently, where I access the internal company network with a cable connection. Others are using a separate wifi connection (not part of the internal network). I want to ...
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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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Bluetooth repeater? [closed]

I've got a digital thermometer for my BBQ. I have it linked to my i-phone by bluetooth. What I would like is to monitor the digital thermometer from anywhere with my i-phone. Miles away. Is there a ...
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Repeater ports are closing repeatedly

I am using PC Helpware and VNC to connect remote desktops of client PC’s. I have set repeaters for that in my Web Server. I have set to ports say ‘X’ and ‘Y’ to Helpware and VNC respectively. Now the ...
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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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Wireless Repeater Function in Netgear wnr612v3

I have a WiFi network in my hostel which works only in limited areas and my room is not covered in that area. I have a Netgear wnr612v3 and I want to receive the WiFi signal using this router and then ...
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Asus RT-AC68U Repeater with Direction Panel Antenna

SETUP: Asus RT-AC68U/R/W has 3 antennas and is simultaneous dual band at 2.4 and 5 ghz. I flashed with dd-wrt firmware and have the 2.4 band repeating from host AP (~100' away with a line of sight), ...
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Wireless Repeater dropping packets

Ok so I went and bought a Linksys RE3000W Wifi repeater and followed the instructions, logged into the private Wifi which it creates to set it up connected to my main router and it went seamlessly. ...
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How to use my Belkin Router as a Range Extender

I have a Binatone Modem+Router 2-in-1 which provides my main internet connection. It has an IP Address of 192.168.1.1 and I wish to extend its network coverage to a larger area, by using my old Belkin ...
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DD-WRT block requests from static-addressed computers

Hello i have a litle problem. I have moved into two floors house and need to use repeater. My network structure is linke on this picture: There are two routers, R1 (upper) is any D-LINK with ...
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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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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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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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DD WRT wifi repeater new ssid signal not showing up

MainRouter: MainRouter Security: Repeater: Repeater Security : Here, Virtual Interface signal with SSID "Repeater" is not showing up in available wifi list. When I connect to repeater ...
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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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Tenda N301 unresponsive as a Universal Repeater

I have two routers: 1 Tenda TE-D303: Primary Router; Access to internet using WAN 2 Tenda N301: Secondary Router; To be used as a Range Extender Problem is that as soon as I set N301 as a Universal ...
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Wireless range extender throughput extremely slow

I've got a Belkin 54G router connected to the internet, and a Belkin range extender model F5D7132. I can get the range extender connected to the parent router SSID no problem, in repeater mode as ...
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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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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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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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WiFi dropping with DIR-505 configured as a repeater

Here's my setup: On the second floor, I have my Rogers (Cisco) modem and my DIR-628 router. The network is set to WPA/WPA2 mode, running on channel 11, on 2.4GHz Band. In the basement, I am trying to ...
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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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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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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 Extender)...
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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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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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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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How can I get a WiFi signal inside a walk-in freezer?

I need to amplify our WiFi signal into a large walk-in freezer. Currently, the signal gets everywhere around the freezer, but does not penetrate the steel walls. What would be the best and cheapest ...
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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 192.168....
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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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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 Router,...
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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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Wireless Repeating with two Netgear N750 (WNDR4300)

I have a Netgear N750 as my main router, which connects to the internet via a modem. I have a second Netgear N750 which I want to use to repeat the wireless signal of the main router. I logged in to ...
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Does a wireless repeater slow things down for everyone?

I recently moved into a new apartment, and we've found that the wireless connection we've set up isn't accessible in all rooms. I'm thinking about buying a new router and running it as a repeater in ...
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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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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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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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How to configure Netgear DGN2000 as a wireless repeater?

I want my Netgear N300 DGN2000 router work as a wireless repeater. The parent would be a D-Link DIR-600 router. Is this possible? I've been searching but all I've found is how to set up two or more ...
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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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What are the differences between a repeater bridge and WDS?

I've read about both repeater bridge mode and WDS in the DD-WRT documentation. It sounds like they solve the same problem, but it's not clear from the DD-WRT documentation where they differ, if at ...
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wireless repeater vs wireless bridge?

Scenario: I have a ADSL modem inside the studio which is connected with some wired/wireless devices. but when I'm in the backyard with my laptop the wireless signal is very poor, so the connection is ...
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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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Is it possible repeating wireless connection with different models of access point?

I have one Zyxel access point (AP) in my home configured as normal AP. Becouse wireless signal is not enough to cover all my house, I am going to consider to extend wireless connection with another ...
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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 ...