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Skydog is slowing my internet speed

I have two systems running my internet at home: Skydog and BOB (iinet). When I use Skydog (either by Ethernet or wifi) my load speed slows dramatically. However my Dad’s computer runs perfectly both ...
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Ethernet cable too long?

I have an Ethernet cable running from a Huawei ADSL router to a computer> The total length is 61 meters (200 ft). When connected to the computer, a cycle of identifying, disconnected, identifying, ...
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Network Fluctuating

Am working an a small business and i have over 20 client computers on my LAN and i am having a windows Server 2008 R2 on the LAN also which is my dns server. My ISP installed a bridge (outdoor) that ...
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36 views

Disabled network card and turn off Network Discovery so why is Windows still looking for network or connection?

I am confused and this is driving me crazy: I have two network drives attached to a network router that connects to my computer via LAN/Ethernet. Every time the computer reboots, it takes about 5 ...
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I have split my PPPoE connection with an Ethernet switch and now I am getting the same speed in both PC simultaneously. why is that?

Not that I am complaining or anything, its just that I am overwhelmed! I have a PC and a laptop and a Netgear 5 port Fast Ethernet Switch. I connected both of my computers to the switch and started ...
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6answers
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Why does just splitting an Ethernet cable not work?

I thought the Ethernet is logically a one-line communication bus (for argument's sake, I am excluding hubs). All machines attached on the bus hears the same signals and the machines themselves try to ...
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0answers
31 views

Can't connect to netgear N750 router used as bridge for FiOS router

A long time ago I set up my netgear router as a bridge for my main router, using some ethernet cables and ethernet-over-power adapters. I set the netgear router's ip to 192.168.1.2 so it wouldn't ...
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1answer
31 views

Cisco WRVS440N Keeps restarting randomly

I have a Cisco WRVS440N Router, it keeps restarting at random intervals usually we can get by for most of the day before it happens. The logs were not enabled so I have no data to work with until it ...
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1answer
30 views

Can not access local network through devices connected through wireless

I have a D-Link DSL-2750U ADSL router (Firmware version: IN_1.08). I have 4 devices connected with following IPs: Router (10.0.0.1) WireConnected1 (10.0.0.4) WireConnected2 (10.0.0.5) ...
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Same Rack Servers Ethernets Usage

I have manually installed CentOS on all three hadoop nodes There are 6 Ethernet interfaces in total for each box using lspci -v: 4 ports :from Ethernet controller: Broadcom Corporation NetXtreme II ...
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1answer
257 views

Ethernet link going up/down repeatedly

I have a TP-Link TL-WR841ND router with OpenWRT connected to an ADSL modem. The problem is that it often happens that the ethernet link starts going up and down repeatedly and the Internet connection ...
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1answer
165 views

Connect to internet with wifi, while wired to a different LAN through ethernet

So I have a small router I'm connected to through an ethernet cable, and I'm having multiple devices connecting to that router through wifi, so they can view my computer screen. Screen sharing on ...
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3answers
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How to bind a PC's ethernet port to a particular router?

I wish to limit my office PCs to within the local LAN I set up. So, I've set the router to restrict internet access from these PCs. Basically, the idea is to prevent users from uploading confidential ...
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2answers
31 views

Dual wifi router setup

Can I use a gigabit ethernet switch plugged into my cable modem and then plug two different wifi routers into the switch. I want to use my new high speed router to always go through my VPN and my old ...
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2answers
46 views

Unable to access static IP of wired device connected to wireless network

I have a proprietary device with a static IP. I have connected this device to my wireless router through an ethernet cable. When I connect my laptop to the router via ethernet, I am able to access ...
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2answers
37 views

Download and upload from different router using eth0 and wlan0 connection

I have 2 modems, one with 5 mbps upload and another one with 8 mbps download. Is it possible to connect one from wlan0 and another from eth0 interface and use one of interfaces for download and ...
0
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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 ...
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0answers
38 views

Need help for setting up network cameras

I am newbie to here and I do need help from any of you. I work in Japan and I have a shop in Thailand. I would like to set up network camera at my shop in Thailand and I want to look my shop from ...
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0answers
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Airport network design - how to wire multiple airport boxes

I have a medium size installation in a big old house (brick exterior, and wood/plaster interior). There is a Comcast UBEE Docsis 3 modem with a short connection to TimeCapsule (router). From there ...
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1answer
215 views

DNS server does not respond after reboot in Windows 7

First of all, I think that this might be an issue with the router (TP-Link) because I never had this problem before I moved into a new apartment. But I also recently formatted my PC, so I'm not sure ...
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2answers
316 views

Does the length of Cat5e cable affect the network speed?

Ok for starters we have Time Warner which happens to be the worst provider ever. We have two PCs(windows 7) and two Laptops(windows 8). We are paying for 100mbps our laptops on wifi average around ...
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3answers
269 views

Can I split the ethernet signal from cable modem

Can I connect the Ethernet cable from my cable modem into A wireless router A direct Ethernet connection to a PC Do I need anything special? What kind of splitter?
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3answers
86 views

Why is my wireless internet connection abysmal when my wired connection is great?

I know speed is likely to be slower over Wi-Fi than ethernet. This is about the consistency or persistence of the connection itself. When I'm plugged into gigabit ethernet, I get a great connection, ...
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3answers
421 views

How does a router detect a connected device ? (ENC28J60 module)

BACKGROUND: I am actually an Arduino beginner and learning to connect one to the internet via Ethernet. I'm not using the more commonly used (much easier) Ethernet shield (based on the Wiznet ...
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3answers
197 views

How to communicate with devices that have the same IP address

I have a situation where I need to communicate via telnet to multiple devices that have the same IP address. The context is that I am writing a "final test" of devices in a manufacturing facility. ...
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0answers
37 views

How to I access router admin page if I'm bridging my laptop's wifi connection to it via ethernet?

I'm using my laptop to get internet via wifi from a public network. I then connect my laptop's ethernet port to the uplink port of the router and set up the bridged connection in windows' ncpa.cpl ...
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1answer
68 views

Connecting two wireless routers with ethernet - will the secondary router transmit wirelessly?

I have two wireless routers. The primary router is a Thomson TG784 is wireless modem router. The second wireless router is a TP-Link TD W8950ND. If I connect the primary router to the secondary ...
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1answer
454 views

Share WiFi connection to another laptop

I have a wireless router (TP-LINK WR-702N) and 2 laptops. There is a WiFi connection that I can only connect to with one of the laptop (Acer Aspire 5810TG older model, Windows 7), due to it ...
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0answers
52 views

Creating a router “spreader”

So at my room at home, I have 2 extra computers, with like 1gb ram on each. I have the router on the other side of the wall, where a ethernat cable cannot reach it. It has to go through a wall first. ...
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0answers
43 views

2 PC's One Switch

I have a router with a switch (a) and a pc (1) then a run of ethernet from switch (a) to another switch (b) with 2 pc's (2 & 3) I can ping from PC 2 to PC 1 But can't ping from PC 3 to PC 1. ...
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3answers
90 views

What technology to use for home network

I live in panel-house (cube with concrete walls, reinforced with steel) which is part of bigger block. Recently I have successfully setup wifi network through the flat, but at the recieving end I have ...
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3answers
225 views

How to open a port such that a torrent client can both be used on Ethernet and Wi-FI connection?

From previous questions/answers I understand that forwarding one certain port to two different IP addresses is not possible. I have a laptop that connects through the router to the internet. When ...
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2answers
2k views

Two computers cannot ping one another - both connected to the same switch

I've got two physical computers which are connected to the same unmanaged switch. Said switch is connected to a server handing out IP addresses and acting as a gateway. This works fine. Clients that ...
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3answers
130 views

Home wlan won't let me do very specific things(log in facebook, post on some forms etc)

I run ubuntu 10.04 and I installed a wlan like: [modem]---ethernet cable--[wireless router]----ethernet cable--[my PC] Computers using the wireless network can access all pages normally. I, on the ...
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1answer
424 views

What is most likely to cause this packet loss?

This question: Can a software cause a huge ping response is what made me realize that I have a network problem. As you can see here: C:\Users\*****>pathping google.com Tracing route to ...
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0answers
72 views

How to detect programatically which ethernet ports are connected to another device?

I'm writing a simple script for OpenWrt on TP-Link TL-WR841ND that turns wifi on/off if there are any devices connected to LAN. Currently it checks the list of DHCP leases to detect this. But it's not ...
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1answer
86 views

I have 4 Ethernet RJ45 ports which were limited to 200KB per second. How to use all 4 ports to speed up my network connection?

I have 4 Ethernet RJ45 ports under my desk. The speed of those ports were limited to 200KB per second. Is there a way to use all 4 ports to speed up my network connection? What I want is 200KB X 4 = ...
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0answers
265 views

Prevent disabling wifi when connected using Ethernet

I am using a Dell Vostro N1550 Laptop with 1702 WLAN card and has internet connection over Ethernet I need to share my internet connection with my mobile ( BlackBerry Q5) When I created an Ad-hoc ...
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votes
3answers
441 views

How do we get the router's MAC address without ARP?

How can a host that does not support Internet Protocol (it runs on layer 2 only) get the router's MAC address so that it can send Ethernet packets over?
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1answer
416 views

ethtool available network interface ports

# ethtool eth0 Settings for eth0: Supported ports: [ TP MII ] Supported link modes: 10baseT/Half 10baseT/Full 100baseT/Half 100baseT/Full Supports ...
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0answers
113 views

Why is my LAN Client Log showing multiple Ethernet connection when I have no computer connected via Ethernet.

I logged into my SMC router and when I looked at the box where it shows which computers are connected to my router it shows the correct number of wireless connections but it also shows three Ethernet ...
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1answer
787 views

Share WiFi connection via the Ethernet port on Windows 8

How can I share the Internet signal a Windows 8 PC receives via the WiFi adapter thru the Ethernet port to another device that does not have a WiFi adapter? In other words, the Windows 8 PC connects ...
0
votes
1answer
345 views

Using my 3G connection as a secondary internet gateway

I am on a LAN at work, connected with an ethernet cable. Now, when I plug in my 3G Network Adapter (dongle), the Ethernet connection still has preference over the 3G connection. Now I want connect ...
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2answers
116 views

Sharing an ethernet connection

My dorm room provides an ethernet connection. Since I wanted to share it and create a wireless connection, I connected the ethernet connection to the router to create a wireless connection. The ...
0
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2answers
320 views

Gigabit Ethernet switch under Megabit router

Suppose I am very poor, which I am, I can only afford a 10/100 router and a gigabit switch. If I am to connect everything under my router which runs at 10/100M, everything will of course runs at ...
1
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1answer
142 views

Residential router with configurable ethernet interfaces (disable autonegotiation) - do they exist?

Currently, I'm in a situation where an end device talks at a certain transmission rate over ethernet. Auto-negotiation between the device and router are supposed to be able to address the issue, but ...
0
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1answer
105 views

Network Intermittent

This morning my network started being very intermittent. The connection only drops for a couple of seconds so you don't really notice it when browsing, but when streaming music from my network drive, ...
0
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0answers
116 views

Connect to wireless network via another computer's ethernet port

I have a computer running Debian 7.0 that is connected to a wireless network I have a second computer that only has Ethernet, and there is nowhere to plug it into a router directly. Is there any way ...
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2answers
62 views

Can I use a router to wirelessly connect to the internet and then share it via Ethernet?

So I have 2 routers. Router A and Router B. Router A is connected to the internet. Router B is connected to the desktop via Ethernet. From the perspective of Router B, can I wirelessly connect to ...
0
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0answers
126 views

Can't connect to device behind switch

probably it's a very simple question, but I'm not a network expert. At home I have a modem router with WIFI + LAN (D-LINK DSL-2680), in another room I plugged a switch (Netgear GS208) and then ...