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2answers
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Computer causes internet loss on other devices

I have a switch that is directly connected to my modem. attached to this switch are a computer, PS3, PS4 and a NAS. They all have been assigned static IP addresses. My problem is the following: ...
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3answers
280 views

Sharing internet from a Router to Switch

We have a TP-Link (TD-W8951ND) Modem Router : Internet Connection from BSNL, India. D-Link DES-1024D 24-Port Switch : 16 Computers connected and we have a local site running which will be accessed ...
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1answer
96 views

How do I share internet wirelessly through my Mac with DHCP service turned off?

I basically want my Mac to work as a network switch so that I can share the internet from a wired connection wirelessly with no DHCP service. Is it possible?
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2answers
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Can I split one ethernet line coming out of my wall into multiple separate lines?

Hi all and thanks in advance. I'll start with some background. I live in an apartment which provides internet service included in the rent. They use company called pavlov for the internet ...
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4answers
162 views

Connecting to router, some devices get good speeds, others get awful speeds

I have a strange problem. I got Virgin 30MB broadband installed yesterday (its been over 24 hours since it was activated) FYI I am in the United Kingdom. My home network goes like this: Item ...
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2answers
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Will connecting a router to a port on a switch slow down internet connection?

I plan on connecting a router (disabling DHCP) to a free port on a switch because i've run out of ports and I need 3 or 4 more. I have an extra router and this seems to be an OK solution. My ...
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1answer
373 views

How To Connect Internet Modem To 2 LAN Devices? [closed]

I have unresolved problem with router and modem, so can i do this with HUB or switch but not with router?
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3answers
333 views

Switching keyboard/mouse/ethernet between two computers

At work, there are two computers side by side that share the same mouse/keyboard/internet cable (luckily the monitor has two cable inputs). We have to keep on switching these wires whenever we want to ...
3
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2answers
214 views

What decides the “priority” of downloads running through an ethernet switch?

we have one broadband internet connection, which through a very basic switch is divided through I think four machines. I've noticed that when me and my brother start downloads, his consistently ...
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1answer
1k views

Sharing Internet connection via ssh

I have desktop and two laptops with Ubuntu. Normally, internet is shared via router with one port for PPP to provider and four for computers. But router broke and now it works only as switch. So, if I ...