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1answer
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Windows Homegroup (Wi-Fi) sharing but without Internet connection?

How can Homegroup sharing work in Windows 8 and 8.1? At the moment, I have setup Homegroup sharing. And currently, it only works when the computers are connected to the internet. I would like to be ...
3
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7answers
177 views

Can't connect to network on Windows 7 (Wireless or Wired)

I'm helping a friend that can't connect to the internet through a hard wired connection or through wireless. It's a laptop, that usually connected fine through both. The error is that the WiFi bars ...
0
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1answer
13 views

Wireless connectivity cuts out after 20 mins when plugged into mains

Can someone help me. I'm running Windows Vista on a Fujitsu Siemens Amilo PI 2530 laptop. Ever since I've had my laptop, 6 years now I've had an issue whereby the Wireless connectivity cuts out ...
5
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2answers
96 views

How does Windows know which URL to go to for “Additional logon information required”

When using public wifi spots that requires acceptance of terms of use, the network notification icon in the Windows taskbar shows a balloon that says "Additional logon information may be required". ...
0
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0answers
20 views

Connect to a network stuck at getting information on Windows 7

so I just added a password to my Wifi cause I felt someone was stealing it. On my macbook I was able to reconnect just fine. I just typed the password and done. But on my windows 7, I am not able to ...
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0answers
17 views

Does a flexible (e.g. DHCP) Windows multihomed wifi adapter configuration exist?

Given Location Configuration Internet & wifi modem address: 192.168.0.1 no DHCP iDrac remote server access: 192.168.0.250 Firewall router with NAT: 192.168.0.254 -> 192.168.5.0/24 DHCP & ...
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0answers
25 views

How to identify one router amoung multiple routers with same name?

I use windows 7. WiFi is enabled in my office. There is a static IP and a port, that we need to configure in the LAN Settings, under internet options to connect to internet. When connecting to ...
0
votes
2answers
90 views

How do I use my dual band Wi-Fi card to connect to 5GHz and 2.4GHz simultaneously on Windows?

I have an Intel Wireless-AC 7260HMW Wi-Fi card, and a dual band Wi-Fi AP. I can see both the 5GHz and 2.4GHz Wi-Fi access points as separate entries in the list of Wi-Fi access points to connect to. ...
0
votes
1answer
72 views

Several Drivers unavailable after dual boot with Windows 7/Ubuntu 14.04

I just dual booted my system 76 laptop with Windows 7 x64 and Ubuntu 14.04. After a successful installation though, Windows 7 is not detecting several drivers including my WiFi and Ethernet. Can ...
0
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0answers
29 views

Wifi disconnects constantly

My laptop Dell Inspiron constantly tends to disconnect from my home network every minute or so. After which it reconnects again, but it really bugs me. I have a windows vista, help? My ipad, on the ...
0
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0answers
28 views

Virtual Router how to share dail up connection?

I was trying to share my dial up connection to a android device using Virtual Router. I connected dial up. But I cant find it on Virtual Router Manager: Also tried MyPublicWiFi. I could see the ...
0
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0answers
24 views

Why are my Windows shared drives so slow on my Android phone?

I think I've tried two file managers so far on my Galaxy Note 2, ASTRO and ES. Both have the LAN share function. They both do work eventually, but accessing those shared drives on my Windows machines ...
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0answers
40 views

limited connectivity but internet works but windows applications do not get updated [closed]

It is not the general wifi not working problem. The wifi says limited connectivity but works fine. But then the windows apps do not get updates as it says limited like msoffice.
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1answer
84 views

Why can I view my site over a 3G connection but not through my wifi?

So, I am sitting in my office with four computers on the same network and internet connection. Two of the computers can visit this particular website. Two of the computer get a message "Google ...
2
votes
1answer
54 views

Setting Windows Firewall To Default To “Block All” Bottlenecks Internet

I have been concerned lately with the number of programs that have been transmitting data on my machine, so in attempt to halt all unwanted communication I set the Windows firewall state to block ...
1
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0answers
34 views

Dropped network connections

I've got a weird problem with my laptop that started a few days ago, it seems to be intermittent but seems to happen more in locations in the house which have low signal strength. First I lose all ...
4
votes
1answer
117 views

All of my Windows computers won't connect to the Internet (LAN or WiFi)

My Windows computers: Desktop - connected to LAN. Error: LAN connection / Ethernet Adaptor may have a problem Laptop - connected via WiFi Error: "Limited Access" Laptop - connected via WiFi Error: ...
0
votes
1answer
132 views

How to capture 802.1X EAPOL packets in windows 7?

I want to capture 802.11 EAPOL packets on windows 7,however,i fail to capture any EAPOL packet use wireshark.What tools can i use to capture the EAPOL packet? my environment is windows 7,wireshark ...
0
votes
1answer
138 views

How to connect to wireless network via WPS with hidden SSID in Windows?

I know how to connect to a WiFi network with hidden SSID on Windows XP, Vista, 7 or 8. When new devices come into the network I prefer to do it via WPS. But I can do it only if I set the SSID to ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

Installing Drivers for Wireless when providers fail

It's an HP dv6-6c29wm. I've installed every driver off their page and the wireless will still not work. It did work before I re-installed Windows. What is my best way to pull up the required ...
0
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0answers
20 views

Windows Server 2012 Desktop Virtualization Over WiFi

I want to make a system where: -A client can connect to a server -The client is given access to their own virtual desktop based on an account they log into -In this desktop everything is processed on ...
0
votes
1answer
30 views

Virtual Box is causing Windows' status tray icon to inaccurately report connectivity status

I recently installed Virtual Box 4.3.10 on my Windows 7 box. Since then, the system tray's network icon appears as if I am disconnected from WiFi when I am actually connected. I was able to isolate ...
0
votes
1answer
96 views

show message when devices connected wireless router

I'm guessing the only way "Universally" to show a message like "Welcome to my WiFi connection" is through a html landing page( redirection). I would say SMB but I believe Windows 8 doesn't allow you ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

access my desktop from android device [duplicate]

I want to access my desktop (Windows/linux/unix) from android device 1 and to share files(from desktop) to android device 2,3 etc. I need some guidance to start this android development.If any one ...
1
vote
1answer
113 views

Windows laptop losing connection to Airport Express

I have a Windows 7 laptop connecting through wifi to an Airport Extreme router at work. When I leave work in the evening with my hibernating laptop and come back the following morning, it's unable to ...
0
votes
1answer
89 views

Windows - make hosts file affect ICS

I am running an Ad Hoc Wi-Fi network (Hosted network using Microsoft Virtual WiFi Miniport Adapter) on my PC. I used ICS (Internet Connection Sharing) to link my existing Wi-Fi connection through to ...
22
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9answers
2k views

How to identify from a Windows computer the wireless device that is poisoning router?

I live in a house with various other people who all swear that there is nothing wrong with any of their devices. The problem being is that when wireless is enabled on the router, ping sky-rockets and ...
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4answers
822 views

How to Bypass Wifi Restriction At School?

I've asked a question like this on a different thread but got put on hold cause I didn't give enough details. Now I understand what's going on and thought I should re-word the question and ask again. ...
1
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2answers
87 views

Wireshark filtering for one network

How do i make Wireshark filter results so it just shows results from one wifi net work. I have had a look on Google but found nothing. Can any one help.
0
votes
2answers
262 views

Router needs to be restarted every time when turning on computer

My Windows can't connect to the WLAN network every time I turn on Windows, so I need to restart my router manually, which is very annoying. When I tried to ask Windows for help resolving this, ...
2
votes
1answer
321 views

Create homegroup between Windows 8 and Windows 7 machines

I am trying to create a Homegroup through my wifi network between my PC (Windows 7) and Office Laptop (Windows 8) When I create a Homegroup network using my PC then I can see all shared files in ...
2
votes
1answer
31 views

Connecting two computers possible RDC [duplicate]

OK. I have two computers one is a windows vista the other is a windows 7/8. how do I set up a connection between the two so the windows 7/8 can take control of the mouse and key board so the win 7/8 ...
2
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2answers
153 views

Internet connection watchdog

In order to work around some problems with some unreliable 2G/3G mobile broadband connections I would like to set up an automatic service to forcibly restart either the network interface itself or the ...
0
votes
0answers
61 views

How to find out wifi adapter model?

I had my wifi adapter changed a few months ago and I guess technician put other wifi adapter than original because original drivers do not work. How can I find out my wifi adapter model on windows 7 ? ...
0
votes
1answer
36 views

How to configure router/server to make users from wired and wireless connection see each other?

How can I make users from wired network see users from wireless connection? The wired network subnet is 10.0.2.0/24. The router for wireless connection has 10.0.2.100 IP and wireless network is under ...
1
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0answers
53 views

How to tell Windows 8 to only connect to network drives on certain networks?

I have a home server with some files on that I connect to via my wireless LAN at home. The server is only available at that specific network, and not via internet. It seems that every time I open an ...
0
votes
3answers
241 views

Unable to connect to Windows 8 created network

When hosting a WPA2 infrastructure network on my Windows 8 PC (though this happened on XP for me too, but I do not have that computer anymore), I am only able to connect the first device (iPhone) ...
0
votes
1answer
57 views

Default windows wifi password?

In windows 7, when you go to Control Panel > Hardware And Sound > Add a Device a new wifi "hotspot" (so to speak) is created which can be connected to with an android, ios or other computer. However, ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Google Chrome “resolving host” error on every DNS except OpenDNS

Pretty much what the title says. I'm running Windows 8 x64, using a USB wireless adapter. Things I have tried -ipconfig renew/release/flushndns plus system restart -trying various DNS' (Google, ...
2
votes
3answers
236 views

Remove application from autostart that isn't present in msconfig.exe / services.msc

I have an Asus PCE-AC68 wireless card and when I installed drivers for it, an additional app was installed (it's called Asus Control Center). This app doesn't do anything, it's just a wrapper around ...
0
votes
1answer
70 views

Network discovery accross vpn

I am home users using Wi-fi device to connect with the internet for my laptop and desktop computers. I connect to my office network using VPN connection from my desktop and all work fine and able to ...
0
votes
1answer
34 views

Generate network traffic on a wireless Windows device

I need to generate as much network traffic as possible from a laptop running windows (connected to the internet via Wifi). The kind of traffic itself is not important. How may I achieve this?
0
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1answer
230 views

How to use netsh to delete a profile with UTF8 characters?

I connected to a W with UTF-8 characters (One of the Doctor Who ones, ┓┏ 凵 =╱⊿┌┬┐ or similar) which clashed terribly with Windows' assumption that UTF-16 is used everywhere. Now I can't delete it from ...
0
votes
1answer
206 views

Two Wifi Adapters

I have two wireless adapters connected to one PC and I would like to use one to get the internet from a router and the other one to spread a new wifi network. It is like input and output. Does ...
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0answers
24 views

2 NIC, 2 DNS & Access Point

Im running a computer with Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter at home. NIC number one is used for hosting a website. I plugged in another NIC and connected it to the network aswell. Then I plugged in ...
2
votes
1answer
68 views

How can my Ethernet - not used for Internet - and a USB wireless Internet connection work at the same time

In my Windows 7 box I have an internal Ethernet board and a USB wireless connection. I use the wireless for Internet access, and it works great as long as the Ethernet board is disabled, but it fails ...
1
vote
1answer
90 views

Wi-Fi printer keeps changing local IP

I use a Brother 7860dw Wi-Fi printer with a Windows 8.1 64-bit PC. The printer is off most of the time to save electricity. When I turn it on, it acquires an IP from the router. The problem is, ...
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votes
0answers
23 views

Cannot connect to Windows PC except over HTTP

Currently I'm having an issue with a Windows 7 Pro PC connected to a network that I'm trying to enable a fileshare on. The computer is undetectable to any incoming connections: any connection attempt ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Download Freezing from a Certain Location (possibly related to a crash)

TLDR; After a windows "hard" crash, I cannot download a file from Google's server with a certain computer (other computers on the same network download the file just fine). I have Windows 7 with 4G ...
2
votes
3answers
6k views

How to turn on WIFI via cmd?

My laptop's WiFi button is not working, now I want to know Is there any command in Windows to turn on WiFi ? Thanks in advance