Information on how to set up (configure) a wi-fi (wireless fidelity) network.

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Not able to change password of TP-Link wireless router TL-WR740N

I am using TL-WR740N from TP-Link. I use Internet of Spidigo. Googling about it I find that I have to open tplinklogin.net or http://192.168.1.1 Now do I have to use LAN (Ethernet) cable or I can ...
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Wifi Blocks Certain address alone

I am not a Networking person and have no idea how to figure this. I am trying to VPN into my office network(from home) to access tools. All the tools are hosted under address 10.0.0.*. I am able to ...
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Slow wifi and cable speeds on router

I have 3 wireless routers (a linsys 2600, a tenda something and an asus rtn-18u). From my isp I have an internet connection of 500Mbit/s over a PPPoE connection. To note is that if I plug the wire ...
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Wi-Fi connection not visible

I am using Dell Vostro Nseries laptop. the system doesn't connect to the wireless connection instead there is a X sign. But works fine with the cable. How can I use the internet with my WiFi ...
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Can a VPN service totally hide my computer from WiFi network discovery like no computer connected?

There are many devices connected to WiFi router and one can easily know how many devices are connected by using various network discovery tools available for windows and Android or by brwosing router ...
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Remove the “2” after the SSID on Windows 8.0

I am using Windows 8.0. When I am connected to my wireless router, I see "[SSID] 2" when I hover over the network icon in the desktop tray. I have used netsh wlan delete profile name="[SSID]" to no ...
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Super slow wifi but fast on cable [duplicate]

I have a problem with my wifi on Samsung NP300E5A-s01ee laptop. The internet works fine as long as it is connected by cable but when I connect by Wi-fi it is super slow. I know that the problem is ...
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802.11g high latency spikes

Average pings from 1-14ms with 98% signal quality (less than a few meters from AP) Once I start using any bandwidth (start a download, or upload. Especially a healthy linux iso torrent) average ...
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Cannot connect to the internet, “ipconfig” is blank

I have a HP Pavilion computer running Windows 8.1, and the other day it stopped connecting to the internet, although it would still list WiFi routers. I tried three sources, and none worked, although ...
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spoof MAC address uinsg BearExtender 1200 external WiFi booster (Mac OS X)

I’ve been using 0xdeadp0rk’s script (also at the bottom of this post) to spoof my MAC address in OS X 10.9.5. Works perfect. I would to recycle this script to spoof the MAC address in the ...
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Calculating SNR and EIRP

I'm really stuck here, and can't figure a thing. 1 have 2 Wi-Fi(5Mhz) antennas, they are installed in 500 meters between each other, i can see the 1st antenna but the signal is very poor, i was ...
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Setting promiscuous mode in WIFI card

I am on a home network behind a router and I want to capture traffic b/w router and other devices like PCs. All the devices are connected using Wi-Fi with the router. My Wi-Fi driver is ath9k, I ...
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what technology to connect many Wifi AP to one network [duplicate]

in my company need's to join many Wifi Access Points to ONE WIFI NETWORK means to one SSID what technology may I used for that??? every AP is directly connected to master SWITCH and need's onee ...
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Can I use a TP-link TD-W8151N as a wireless repeater?

I have a Asus RT-N10E that I am using with a wimax connection that is giving me a Wi-Fi network. I just installed a Yagi antenna in my neighbors house but the signal strength is extremely low (no ...
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Windows 8.1 Pro forgets network credentails

At my university we got a wireless network with the following properties: Every user has to login with a username and a password. The authentication is based on RADIUS as far as I know. The network ...
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Is it possible for WiFi adapter to degrade?

Recently i've started to get high package loss ratio while connecting to the internet on my laptop via WiFi adapter. I made following experiment: my laptop and laptop of my friend were on the same ...
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Dual Band AP - Can I put the same SSID on 2.4Ghz and 5Ghz?

I'm extending my home network with a new AP that I'll place in a place where the main wifi router signal is not available, connected via LAN (Cat6). I've read elsewhere about using the same SSID and ...
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Arch Wifi - Connects but doesn't stay connected

Arch x86_64 (plain install on mSATA via USB) Linux 3.17 NetworkManager DHCP enabled at boot via systemctl Generally, the host computer is a Surface Pro 1 w/ Marvell Avastar Wifi Card and connected to ...
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“wpa_supplicant timed out” when bringing interface up

I installed Debian 7.7 recently on my computer, using the netinst ISO image, and a wifi dongle. I had to install the nonfree drivers (rtl8192) during installation but after that it connected just fine ...
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Wifi HotSpot [Ubiquiti] - Configuring Bullet M2 Titanium

Recently one of my clients wanted me to setup a Wifi Hotspot for him. This wifi hotspot will give access to internet to his users after some verifications and some other things. He also wanted small ...
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Force an IP to a MAC on virtual network (using netsh wlan command)

I'm creating as virtual network on my PC using netsh wlan commands and it's working great. However, at this point a need came to me to force a particular IP to a MAC address. Ofcourse it will be an IP ...
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“ADYeXVnYQ” in wifi network connection??

installed windows 8.1 before 4 days.now days there is "ADYeXVnYQ" network m seeing in the list.. when i click on details it says "other people might able to see info you send on this network" kindly ...
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Wifi signal goes low while connecting to my WiFi Hostspot?

I run a WiFi hotspot from my Windows 8.1 PC (Windows 10 Technical preview from last few days). When I try to connect from my android, the signal strength goes low and then results in authentication ...
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How to restart WiFi adapter? [duplicate]

when my laptop awake after sleep the WiFi adapter shows cross,and in order to again connect to WiFi i restart my laptop.Is there any thing i would do to get rid-off this thing OR is there any way i ...
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setting up connman to manage a single preferred connection

I have a device that has both ethernet and wifi adapters. I'm trying to use connman to manage my connections. I'd like it to connect to ethernet when it's available and fallback to wifi if there's ...
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Script to disable “Show Characters” in the WIFI network properties

I want to know if it exist a script to disable the "Show Characters" check box in the WIFI network properties. I know it is possible to do it manually, but given that we have a lot of computer to ...
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How can I increase Wi-Fi client limit on a Huawei router (WebCube by 3 Italy)?

--- Being anal isn't helpful so please avoid useless replies. THANKS --- English is not my first language so please be compassionate. :) I've got this Huawei Wi-Fi router ("WebCube" sold by 3 Italy) ...
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Wifi Hotspot not working

I am having Lenovo z50 70 laptop. I tried to make my laptop as a wifi hotpost using softwares - Connectify, MyPublicWifi etc and even using windows command line operation (netsh wlan..). I was ...
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Point ip to domain name over wifi/hotspot

Is there any way to point a domain on another IP address over my wifi network or hotspot that i create on my laptop. To get closer: I want domain www.google.com to be pointed to IP ie. 192.168.1.15 ...
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how to fix grayed out wifi button on windows 10?

I am using a Sony vpceh25en laptop . recently I received the Windows 10 technical preview update through Windows Update, so I migrated my Windows 7 to windows 10. Everything was working well during ...
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WIFI card Settings Missing 802.11N?

The picture says it all.. I have the latest intel driver installed this is a wireless-n 7260 from intel.. any idea?..
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Wi-fi turns off when USB device is plugged in

I am having the problem that most times that I plug in a USB device, my wi-fi in the Asus Zenbook UX31E will turn off (not disconnect, but turn off with the red x over the wireless icon in the task ...
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How to setup AirPort Extreme 802.11n to connect to my wifi and share its ports?

Is there any way to force my AP Extreme to act as an wifi client and share it´s ethernet ports? This is no problem with my AP express, but I want to utilize the gigabit ports and switch capabilities ...
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Is it possible to transfer wifi settings from an android device to windows?

I have the information from a few wifi networks saved on an android device, is there any way to move this data over to windows 8.1? I have exported the .txt file from android that contains the ...
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How do I stop rfkill module from hardblocking my wifi, without rfkill command?

I went into my BIOS the other day, didn't change anything, and rebooted. After this, my wifi was hardblocked. I looked online for solutions, and learned of the rfkill command. But I get rfkill: ...
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How to boost “Big Internet Company” Fiber wifi across the street? [closed]

My startup just moved into our new office. We got a great deal on rent, but unfortunately the building isn't wired for anything but DSL :(. Luckily, our city has a 1GB Fiber connection through an ...
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Signal King Mac Drivers

I've now accumulated two Wi-Fi antennas for the purpose of going on a neighbor's shared secure network. The first (an Ideaworks outdoor antenna) works ok (middling would be a kind descriptor to apply) ...
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Should my WiFi extender use a different SSID to the rest of the network?

So I got my hands on a Netgear WiFi extender to improve WiFi coverage in my home. In the setup instructions it tells me it will automatically create a new network called "[existingSSID]_ext" or ...
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How to turn off PCI Wifi without turns off USB Wifi in Gnome 3

I use Fedora with Gnome 3 desktop on acer laptop. I usually use usb wifi for connectivity than the pci wifi inside my laptop. Before yesterday, I use usb wifi and turn off pci wifi by set the pci wifi ...
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DELL laptop with Windows 8.1 and Wireless Internal

I have a strong signal for wireless and my configuration allows access to the Internet without a problem. However, my guest account cannot access the Internet. There is a PAGE FAILED TO LOAD error. ...
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Computer can only connect to certain WiFi networks

I work at my university assisting students with various computer issues. In this case, I have a student who connected to our network (we have a guest network and our regular network which requires ...
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how to setup dsl on two wifi?

I have ADSL internet connection which is connected to my wifi A, I used a cable to connect my second wifi B to wifi A, so I plugged the cable in the first output port in the wifi A and then connected ...
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How to know the transmission sucess rate of Wi-Fi acess points?

I am using Linux. I hope to collect statistics of Wi-Fi access points near by. E.g. For RSSI, I can collect them with iwlist interface scanning. Now I am wondering if there is any tool that I can ...
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Unable to detect Wifi signals

Recently my old wifi adapter broke, so I had to buy a new one. Eventually I got around to it but it doesn't seem to work. I have bought one from TP-LINK, returned it for the same issue as I'm having ...
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Wireless router with both 'AC' and 'N' clients on the 'AC' 5GHz SSID? Is there an impact on speed to either N or AC clients?

My ISP now supports up to 300Mbps down. I would like to buy and configure a wifi router that can offer this speed via WiFi, but can also support max speeds on legacy N clients with no impact to the ...
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Why would wifi router suddenly start having a bad connection for only one of the connected devices?

My home connection consists of two OSX Mavericks laptops connected to a Motorola box that functions both as a wifi router and a cable modem. About a month ago, we started seeing problems. The ...
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Default gateway is not available message, when using a router both in wired and in wireless setting

I recently rented a room which provides Internet connection via Ethernet cable only, but I really need a WiFi, so I bought a router. I set up the device but the thing is that the connection goes down ...
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How can i connect to '802.11 AC radio only' on AC wifi router ( ubuntu or any linux)?

I have a 802.11 AC router from asus. There is not option to configure the 5ghz band to set network mode to 'only AC'. The available option is 'n + ac', 'legacy'. Now If i connect to this ESSID, how ...
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Get into the router setting without knowing the password [closed]

So my father has changed the router passwords, and programed the router to turn my wifi connection off automaticly at some times, for example at night. I wanted to know if there is any way I can ...
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dell xps laptop windows 8 can connect to wireless perfectly except one network that everyone else can connect to

Purchased a new Dell XPS laptop. Can connect to the wireless at work, at clients, at the shopping center but not to my home network. the network is not even visible. at home my ipad connect, my kids ...