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From a main home switch can i connect different applications/connections? [on hold]

im looking to set up a home network with cat5 ethernet cables. For my undertanding i would have the internet line coming in my router, this would go to my 24port switch and from this i will connect ...
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D-link router content blocking

I am looking to purchase a router based off of the ability to block websites. I want to be able to block all sites except the sites on a whitelist. I have found that the only router firmware that ...
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can't connect to my win 8.1 ad hoc

I've created a virtual wifi router on my laptop, using: netsh wlan set hostednetwork mode=allow ssid=name key=password and then: netsh wlan start hostednetwork on my windows 8.1. the problem is ...
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I want to automate rebooting most or all of the major routers remotely, will provide software to everyone for free [on hold]

Does anyone know if we can use a tool or a method to remotely restart the router? Or even remotely restart the internet connection of the router? I know we can telnet into the router, but each router ...
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Acessing samba shares on different internal network with different IP range

As you can probably see from my topography, my Raspberry Pi is directly connected to the ISP modem/router with an IP of 192.168.1.2, whereas my PC is one network underneath with an IP of 10.0.0.4. ...
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POP3 randomly not accessible while SMTP still is

For at least a couple of months now, I have had a really strange problem. Most of the time, my email has worked properly, but occasionally it has played up – at those times I can send emails, but not ...
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how to put the ZTE ZXHN F660 in bridged mode

my ISP gave me a ZTE ZXHN F660 modem/router. from the documentation I am able to find (very little) on ZTE website it supports bridged mode. But I can't find it anywhere in the admin pages. Does ...
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I can not fix the incorrect time on my router

Router date always says January 1,2000. Time cycles through 24hrs but date doesn't change. Doesn't correct with change of time server or daylight savings time settings. Reloaded router firmware ...
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Two internet connections to one server

I have one server running on Ubuntu 14.04. It is used to host a web application. I also have two routers from two different internet providers with two different static IP addresses. I want to allow ...
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WI-FI connects and disconnect randomly

I am using a Lenovo Z460. I have Wi-Fi throughout my home. I have 2 laptops and 3 mobile phones which use Wi-Fi My Lenovo Laptop has problems connecting to Wi-Fi. I can connect to Wi-Fi from my phones ...
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Home networking using powerline adapters

I have 4 200mbps powerline adapters i.e. 1 connected to my router & 3 connected to my desktop PC, Roku 2XS media streamer & Humax PVR. The network has intermittent problems. The connection ...
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Quickly switching ISP accounts on a router

I have a D-Link DSL-2750U Router. I have two different ISP account. I have tried setting up multiple ISP profiles on my router , but is seems like the VPI/VCI combination needs to be unique. In my ...
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Home NAS design?

There are a lot of questions about NAS here. I'm looking for input on how to expand my home network: with a (4-bay) NAs. Current setup: 1x PC (gigabit ethernet), 1x Mac (gigabit ethernet), 1x media ...
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Network printer outside from his router not presented on network

I'm working in an office, which has a messy network built by many people before me. Just to clarify: I far not understand networks, this one either. I have a room, where arrived a new network ...
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DFL-260E UTM Configuration

I purchased a new UTM DFL-260E for our office, but I am a new user to it. Can anyone kindly suggest to me how to create a rule for completely blocking torrent traffic (only)?
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Is there any Support to upgrade firmware for Wi-Fi Router Philips CPWS054/00 [on hold]

I have a router with Infineon ADM6996L Chipset and want to use wifi freedom, like repeater or wireless bridge, is there any firmware to update my old router? I spent some time seeking an open source ...
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Transparent proxy for wired+wireless network

I want to install squid as a transparent proxy for my home network. I have a HP microserver currently serving as my NAS+media server. I am thinking if I get a second NIC for the server I can lay the ...
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accessing modem setting via router [duplicate]

i am trying to access my modem setting via the router how to do it i cant get it to work my setup is as such pc>router>modem>internet the ip address are as follows ip of router is 192.168.1 ip ...
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connecting to local host on my laptop from Android [on hold]

I have a router which connects me to my modem for internet access I am trying to use weinre for debugging http://people.apache.org/~pmuellr/weinre-docs/latest/ I can't get it to work my setup is as ...
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Wifi Connection Not Working Properly

I have a local area connection of 4 Mbps which is connected to my TP-LINK TL-WR841N router, my PC is also connected to this router via internet cable. Internet on PC is working fine every web is ...
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Running a dedicated security network

I'm trying to move my four bandwidth hungry IP cameras over to their own personal network. I need software that monitors them 24/7 for motion and that slows down my main router. If I were to get ...
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I want to host my website from my home network

I want host my simple HTML site on my home network using Apache Tomcat 7 I have domain which is perfectely pointing to my router's IP Address I did forward my port (Router Port) Like below Screen ...
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Share Internet in LAN through dongle

I've one Mi-Fi data dongle (Tata Photon Wiz Wi-Fi) for an Internet connection, Netgear Wireless-N300 Modem Router, Printer, Iomega iConnect, a couple of computers (Ubuntu)/MacBook Pro, and ...
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DD-WRT router's Dynamic DNS (DDNS) update fails when using Static IP as WAN connection

In my network I have two routers: A normal router (ADSL, given by ISP with IPTV preconfigured). An Asus router with DD-WRT installed. I have set the Asus router with DD-WRT to set Dynamic DNS ...
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When should I assign QoS profiles by MAC or IP addresses? [closed]

I've tried to Google this, but the best answer I’ve gotten is that you should go with MAC addresses when dealing with a device that would connect to a foreign network and IP when dealing with ...
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NETGEAR Wifi drops sometimes randomly

Not sure if this is the correct Stack Exchange site to ask this question but it was the closest I could find. I have a NETGEAR b90-755025-15 router with AT&T service, and I have download speed ...
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Designing a multi-site secure network without interfering with the remote infrastructure [closed]

I have been scratching my head about this topic for a while -- how to build a multi-site, secure and robust network where I, as controller, can access all of my devices as if they were on my local ...
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Router suddently stop working, new router doesn't work either

So I live in a student dorm and I have an Internet connection provided by the University. We are supposed to have an ethernet cable plugged into a socket on the wall, the Cable connection is called ...
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What hardware do I need for a LAN party? [closed]

I am in charge of organizing a school LAN party/gaming tournament. If i understand correctly i can buy 2x TP-LINK TL-SL1226, connect the gigabit ports to any router and it would work? Or do i need ...
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What information can my ISP see from my router?

I installed a new router today and saw my IP address change because the new router has a different MAC address and I am just curious on what information my ISP can see from my network. I know they ...
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Settings to optimize 2.4ghz frequency on ASUS RT-AC87R for long range (120ft) reception

I have an ASUS RT-AC87R that I'm using for long range (120 ft) reception. I'm wondering what settings I should adjust from the default settings for optimal 2.4ghz reception from 120 feet away. I have ...
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Settings for printing remotely over the internet to HP Laserjet from one IP address

I'm trying to print from an Amazon/AWS EC2 instance running WinServer 2008 R2 to an HP Laserjet on our network. These are the steps taken so far: On EC2, the server services ‘LPR Port Monitor’ and ...
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Configuring DD-WRT/TomatoUSB wireless router as hub

I have a Cisco E3200 wireless router running TomatoUSB. How do I configure it to act like a hub, so I can plug it into the network and still communicate with other computers and printers upstream on ...
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Concurrent VPN connections using the same user?

This is a simple question from an humble programmer who was asked to setup users on a third-party-configured VPN. I created a user using PPTP on a Cisco RV180W router. Then I configured 3 laptops ...
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Interent Connection stop and reconnets intermittently, while ping requests go through

Good day all I will keep this short, for the past week my internet has started becoming jittery, It will work fine then suddenly it will "go off", how I know this is my google drive says cannot ...
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What is the point of a 100Mbit router that has 802.11ac Wi-Fi?

I saw a few routers on the market that has 10/100 Mbit speed on cable and a 802.11ac Wi-Fi that is capable for gigabit speed. What you can use that speed when the 100Mbit cable connection will be a ...
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How to setup this home network to allow connection between two subnets?

I have my home network currently set up like this: The Thomson router (192.168.0.1) is from my ISP and is pretty crappy. I have a much better Draytek Vigor 2820vn router that allows me to use ...
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Internet connection disconnects with no apparent reason

I have a situation where one minute the internet connection on my laptop is working perfectly fine then all of a suddend, it just disconnects. Here's an example of a ping command running when it ...
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Is it possible to use a ethernet switch to provide two different routers with the same internet?

Say I wanted to created two networks. One for the more privileged group of people. The restrictions on this network would be less severe. Then the other network would be for the "guests" or those ...
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Internet connection lost every time computer sleeps or shuts down

I have an ADSL internet connection that works through a modem (actually a router - Aztech ADSL2+ Ethernet Bridge Router DSL-600E). I know that there's a way to put in my username and password to my ...
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Network connection issue. Connection breaks sometimes

I have internet delivered by wifi to my house. Every day about 20:00 i have problem with browsing. I got information form firefox like "Unable to connect" then i need to refresh couple times to load ...
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How to do a DVR port forwarding through two routers?

I need access my DVR surveillance system from outside. This network is at a small business I own(motel). This is what I know so far. Main router has 4 eathernet ports. Hotel has four IP addresses ...
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How to connect 3 ip camera through a router to a pc?

I want to connect 3 IP cameras to a pc and capture their images in fair fps and process their image on pc by a program. I don’t need to capture the images from all of 3 cameras at the same time, just ...
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Virtual servers not forwarding when DMZ set in DLink 2730B

My router is a DLink 2730B. The target machine IP is 192.168.1.6. I’ve applied DMZ Host to this IP, and have configured on 'Virtual Server' the following settings: Port 21 on 192.168.1.6 is ok, I ...
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TP-LINK TD-W8961ND can't access to admin page

I have a TP-LINK TD-W8961ND ADSL router/modem. I connect through PPPoE LLC Encapsulation. I set it up for the first time, and everything worked well for about a month (during which I updated the ...
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I can't get a valid internet connection with MikroTik Wifi

My router is MikroTik RB951G. It has the configuration below: ether1 - port where the ISP cable is plugged in ether2,3,4 - are the ports where i plug my PC and Switch. There is a DHCP server on the ...
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Routing specific port ranges to specific gateway on Asus AC68 router using iptables and ip route

Linux noob here. I was hoping someone could help me with configuring some routing rules on my router, an Asus AC68. The router is connected to two gateways, wan0_gateway and wan1_gateway. I have ...
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So my ports randomly don't work anymore

Alright so I need a bit of help. I know how to port forward and such, it's easy. Just need helping troubleshooting it. So I usually host games when me and friends play. Was working fine maybe last ...
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Wifi network not picked up by specific device

I have a Zyxel NBG-416N router, which randomly stopped working on my PC that is running 64-bit Windows 8.1. Strange thing is that while the PC can't pick up my particular home network, it finds all ...
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DHCP with SOHO Routers turned off with DHCP Server

I am trying to learn some networking right now. I currently have a DHCP service running on my SOHO CISCO Router. If I turn off my SOHO's DHCP service and setup DHCP on a physical ...