A router is a device that forwards data packets across multiple networks. Questions tagged with router can cover router hardware, software, and network configuration.

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Can't connect to local server from other devices (connected via wifi) when the server is connected via wifi

There is home network: 192.168.1.0/24, default gateway 192.168.1.1 (DHCP) There is a web server which is running on a host, lets call the host "server". There are several devices which are connected ...
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TP Link TL-WR841N - sun light/symbol meaning?

I'm asking this out of pure curiosity. Could you explain what the "sun" symbol/light on the router means - not all of them have it, it seems - for example the one (the exact same model number) on TP ...
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Limited internet connectivity when connected to WiFi and USB-HSPA/3G

My setup is as follows: An old Billion 400G router, not connected to the internet A new D-Link USB-HSPA/3G internet stick I need to connect to the router via WiFi to be able to print (I have a ...
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Windows 7 with two network cards doesn't route traffic

I have simple task to do: I have wni7 with two nics.I want to connect another comp(osx) to win7 through second nic to connect it to internet. I already changed the registry. Win7 interface with ...
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My access point router stopped connecting to the internet at the stroke of midnight and now I can't seem to bring it back

Today I purchased an Archer C8 to setup an access point across the building that I am currently living in. I followed the steps from this article ...
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2-Pair Ethernet Cable works only on one specific router

I have an IP video doorbell that connects using a 2-pair telephone line. I have managed to connect it to my DSL router (Linksys WAG320N) successfully and connection is working fine with live streaming ...
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how do i fixed this “Ports are being used. Please change ports numbers.” in samsung all in one security system?

I have a samsung all in one security camera system and I had set up my camera system online and it was working perfectly almost a week. One day i wasn't able to view my camera online so just checked ...
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Roaming between Access Points, incorrect routing?

Network setup My current network setup is as follows, a Main Router followed by a series of two Access Points: Router <---> AP1 <---> AP2 The two access points are routers wired via ...
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Wi-Fi is on but there is no connection

Recently we got a new internet provider, which advertises 65 Mbps download, cable. Hence, we also got a new router: SmartRG model SR804n. However, regardless of the amazing advertised speed, I have ...
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Strange behavior on home internet

We recently had a new modem sent to us from our ISP (Armstrong). We hooked it up and tested it out and bam! We had double, almost triple the internet speed we had previously. As you could imagine, I ...
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What is the correct syntax to set Signal to noise (SNR) offset or target noise margin in ZyXel AMG1202 t10b

I tried to find CLI reference for my router (ZyXel AMG1202 t10b) but couldn't find it on their website (there is for older and newer models but not for this one) I already contacted their support but ...
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How do I connect to a L2TP VPN through multiple routers?

I have a very simple home network with a computer and two routers connected in a chain. The first router simply acts as a kind of extension/wired access point and the second router connects to the ...
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ESP8266 wifi module like bridge between two devices, mesh network

I want to create a mesh network infrastructure where I will have 3 devices which will be able communicate between them. There is the only router called RT The devices are following: ESP8266 called ...
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internet has been intermittently cutting off

So since last week, my internet has been intermittently cutting off. And it wouldn't completely cut off, rather all SSL sites would give me SSL errors, and everything else just wouldn't work. I ...
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Connecting Two PCs using wifi or ethernet cable using Ip addresses

I am having a problem connecting two PCs using either wifi or ethernet cable, both PCs have Windows 7 installed. I read on the internet that you have to change the IP addresses and then just share ...
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Slow network speed until restart of PC

I have a strange problem that I cannot figure out. After a day or or two my network slows right down from 64Mbps to around 3Mbps, restarting the router only gives it a boost up to around 5Mbps but ...
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Router's page shows “Index of /”

I need to configure my pre-installed router (redirect ports, etc.), but when I visit it's http://192.168.1.1 page, it returns Index of / 1. ../ modified: Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:08 GMT directory - ...
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Remotely Access LAN device connected to PPTP VPN router

I have ubuntu server installed on VPS and I'm using it as PPTP VPN server. I can connect to the internet normally from my PC , Mobile , etc so the server is working fine. i have DDWRT router which I ...
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How to fix “Did not find mosh server startup message.” when connecting from OS X to Linux router?

I did install Mosh on (1) a Mac OS X 10.9.5 machine, (2) a Debian 8 VM, and (3) as Entware-ng package on a router that runs an embedded Linux. Mosh connection from Mac (1) to (2) Debian is ok. Mosh ...
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After few minutes of RDP, I get disconnected and ping gives General Failure

I RDP to home using my public IP and port 3389 (forwarded on my router to point on my machine). After a few minutes, I get DCed: When I try to ping the IP from my machine, I get General Failure: ...
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TP-Link disables WiFi and restarting

I have two issues with my TD-W8960N router (Firmware Version: 1.1.1 Build 131129 Rel.49672, Hardware Version: TD-W8960N V5 0x00000001). From time to time (not regular, once per week, random time) ...
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Does All LAN Traffic Travel Through A Router

I have a very simple question: if I have a router (DHCP enabled - leasing IP addresses between 192.168.0.2 and 192.168.0.254) with a switch plugged in, and I plug two computers into the switch, will ...
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Synology DS115J NAS Slow Speed from NAS TO PC

Has stated in the title I have a DS115J Synology NAS. Copying files from PC to NAS I get 11MB/s (wich is pretty much the max on network of 100mbps if I'm correct). But when I copy files from the NAS ...
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Port forward with AirPort Extreme

I have a new AirPort Extreme (AE), to which I connect an ip camera. The AE is connected to the Internet via a bridged Adsl modem. I am trying to forward the camera port for external access, but I ...
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Only 2 Clients connected, yet router shows 4 IP addresses in the DHCP list

There are at present 2 devices connected to my home WiFi network, my laptop and my Raspberry Pi. The MAC address table on my router configuration page shows 2 clients connected but my DHCP client list ...
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What process of torrenting is recognised by ISP

Suppose I wanted to download a torrent file (which is not approved of by my home ISP). On the other hand, there is no issues downloading using my Mobile Data (3G). Could I connect to my Mobile Data ...
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Configuration of DMZ on LRT214

I want to learn more about network technology. Therefore I want to run a raspberry pi in the DMZ as a web server. What is working: Appache Server on the pi is working. When I use it in the LAN and ...
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Creating a Domain BLACKlist with D-Link Router Instead of Whitelist

Problem I have a D-Link router and am having trouble figuring out how to get it to block certain websites. Background With my old (revision A1) DI-524, I had several different kinds of flexible ...
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Block Facebook video on router

I would like to block video playback from Facebook, what url should I block in my router? I already tried these links video.ak.fbcdn.net & video.l3.fbcdn.net but still no luck.
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How to block the Whatsapp Android application in a network

I need to block the users from accessing Whatsapp Android application who have logged in to my network. I tried to take Wireshark logs and tried to find the server's IP Address and port number, but I ...
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Connecting a 2-pair Ethernet Cable to my Home Network

I have a IP video doorbell that connects using a 2-pair telephone line. I have managed to connect it to my DSL router (Linksys WAG320N) successfully and connection is working fine with live streaming ...
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Severe internet problems

i have been having a lot of problems with my internet, the internet is by cable, and i using a motorola modem with a NETGEAR wireless router, the speed that i have is 10mbps. First, my internet ...
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Port forwarding when router and modem are separate

I am using two different devices for connecting to the Internet. I have a Motorola modem and a DLink router, and get my Internet connection from Comcast. Now I am trying to enable port forwarding to ...
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How to log websites accessed by device in my network

I'm trying to log all the websites accessed by the devices connected to my router Dlink has this feature by default but it is limited to 40 pages with 10 items per page so it can store only 400 ...
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Strange socket behaviour (one computer - my laptop - will accept a connection to my server, another - my PC - won't)

I wrote 2 programs in Python 2.7. One creates a host socket while the other one creates a client socket. Then they try to connect. I had my host program on my PC and put my client program on my phone ...
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How can I decoded Linksys WRP400 configuration file?

I've lost my VoIP provider password, so I want to recover it from my router configuration setting, now I've done backup configuration file, but I don't know encrypted method for this file. Does ...
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Router access point

I would like to use a router with a pc so,without any internet connection,I can make it detectable by other devices(it must be detectable wirelessly).Once these devices connect,they will be able to ...
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How to add a static route to AirPort Time Capsule?

I am building a virtual lab with VirtualBox to simulate a network with multiple servers, using a single physical host with 32GB of RAM. The host PC is connected to an AirPort Time Capsule for ...
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I keep getting unusual devices on my router

I keep seeing devices on my router that aren't mine (I have cataloged the MAC addresses of the devices in the household). I can ban them, but I can't stop them from coming. Although I use a secure ...
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Unable to connect to WiFi via Win7 Desktop's internal or external USB Wireless NIC (can ping; no browser access); can use Android USB tethering

I have had this issue since I moved into my new sublease a few months ago. Effectively, I am unable to connect to my apartment's Comcast WiFi using my Windows 7 desktop's built in wireless card. I can ...
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El capitan unable to reach internet via wifi sometimes

Since yesterday (when my internet provider had some maintenance) my mac book pro (el capitan 10.11.4) has some problems with the Wifi, here's an extract of me pinging google.com via wifi: Request ...
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What is the difference between ARP binding and DHCP address reservation?

In my TL-WR1043ND I have these functionalities and both of them pair an IP address to a MAC address. What is the difference? I red that the ARP one is there for security reasons, others say it is for ...
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Router IP giving me ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS

About a week ago I re-configured my router, and I just remembered that I didn't change the DNS. Now I tried to open its setup page at 192.168.0.1, and I just keep getting this ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS ...
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Cannot connect via RDP from one remote computer but can from another remote

I want to connect to my desktop computer from my notebook when I'm at church, but I cannot. Then, from the church, I connect to other remote computer at work, and from it, remotely, I successfully ...
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My website is slow only when connecting from certain IP addresses

I am running an apache server on debian stable from my house. My ISP is AT&T, and my servere is ethernet connected to the gigabit router / fiber modem (Motorala NVG589) that AT&T installed ...
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Multiple IPs on Multiple NICs same subnet

So, I've got two NICs: eth0 eth1 and I have multiple IP addresses assigned to each: auto lo iface lo inet loopback allow-hotplug eth0 iface eth0 inet static address 10.0.0.194 netmask ...
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New modem/router doesn't allow VoIP going through

Before I bought my new Netgear D7800, I had a Fritzbox 7490 provided by my swiss ISP Sunrise (see image case A). It does all tasks : modem, router, connects landline phone to be used as IP phone. ...
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Cisco NAT problems (Packet Tracer)

I have a little problem with my NAT configuration. When I ping 2 separated PC or laptop, the ICMP packet does not "find" the route back to the source machine. The NAT translate the IP when the ...
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Two Sites, One Firewall, Two wireless bridge, One ADSL modem,Internet Sharing

I have two physically separate sites, Site A and Site B. Site A - connected two Side B via a Wireless Bridge Site A - Transparent Wireless bridge terminates into the switch of Site A Site A - Has a ...
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How to block specific sites on Asus wifi router?

I have this router (Asus Wireless-N300 Router). Also I have Windows 7 workstation and ipad 4. The workstation is connected to router with help a ethernet cable. Ipad 4 gets internet on wifi. I want ...