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How can other Windows computers of the same network display what I do on my computer and hear my voice?

I have a local network with several computer with Windows 7 installed. As a tutor, I want to show what I do on my computer to my students via their own Windows-7 computers (connected to the network of ...
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Windows 7 repeatedly disconnects from only one specific router

I have the Broadcom 4352 Wireless NIC. Very very often my Windows 7 laptop will lose internet connection but still be connected to the router. (Says router has no internet connection).Other devices ...
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Software - Synergy between laptop and desktop

I am working at a university, and have been given a wired-desktop; it doesn't have a wireless card on it, or another wired port - and I also have a laptop that connects to the university's wireless ...
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What's wrong with Wireless Network Adapter?

I have a problem with my Wireless Network Adapter. As the picture shows below, although my Wireless Network Adapter is not connected to the Internet (no red X next to it), but it looks like connected! ...
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11 views

How to share windows folders with only specific interfaces

Not enough point to keep on commenting on this question where someone asked how to share a windows folder over a particular network interface and the answer was to disable sharing on the other ...
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27 views

Windows 7 dns resolve problems (mostly cmd)

More about the situation: I have my dns set to 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4 so these are probably fine communicator (skype/facebook chat) and all four web browsers in my system have no problem with dns ...
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My router is having trouble with Windows 8 devices

I have a TP-LINK Wireless N Router WR941ND and several devices (2 notebooks and 1 cellphone). The cellphone is a Windows Phone and the computers are a Acer running Windows 7 Pro and a Dell Vostro V14T ...
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12 views

What is difference between homeusers group and users group?

What is difference between homeusers group and users group? I want to know the property of homeusers group. and I want to know the property of users group?
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1answer
22 views

Slow LAN connection on one machine but not another

I am using the same ethernet cable on two different machines and getting two incredibly different results. The following tests were done on a Windows 7 desktop and a Linux laptop. On my laptop, ...
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0answers
17 views

Access Apache22 server installed on guestOS(FreeBSD) from Host(Win7) [on hold]

I would like to access my freshly installed apache server on my FreeBSD guestOS from Windows 7. So I set my virtual network on VMWare to bridged, I edited the hosts file on my Windows, I opened a ...
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13 views

connect to network and netsh tend to lag indefinitely

Questions Why are netsh and "connect to a network" lagging indefinitely? How can I repair this? Possible workaround: can I configure Windows 7 to connect to a named network automatically without ...
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0answers
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My WD My Book World (blue rings) is not accessable

My drive shows up under the network devices. When I click on it a windows security pop-up shows asking for my network username and password to connect to the drive. I have tried I am running windows ...
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14 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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How to configure old Windows clients to use NTLMv2 when connecting to a Windows 7 network share?

So we have a shared folder on a Win7 machine which can be accessed from only Vista or later, but apparently reject older clients with error 58. The reason is that Win7 forces NTLMv2 protocol while ...
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My Laptop does not dectect wifi in some areas on my home

My laptop has always been fine i have used it for a long time with no problems with wifi, then all of a sudden it can no longer detect any wifi networks once i take my laptop upstairs. i have other ...
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1answer
24 views

How to setup routing on a Windows 7 machine

I have a machine with 2 network interfaces. The network itself looks like this | access point | wi-fi | my machine | | 2-nd machine | | 192.168.1.1 | ...
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Sharing network automatically disabled the shared network

When I share a network to other users in my network the way described here, the shared network instantly disabled and it says "unidentified network", when I turn off the sharing option, my original ...
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2answers
31 views

Internet Traffic counter and current speed for my laptop with Windows 7

I'm looking for a free software that shows me total traffic during the last connection to the Internet and the current speed. I don't care about what program connects to the Internet. I want to know ...
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24 views

Network connection takes 5 minutes to start

When I start my PC the network icon on the task bar shows a red cross button for 5 mins before connecting to the internet. I have updated the driver software and set 'Wired AutoConfig' to automatic. ...
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1answer
30 views

laptop not connecting via docking station

I am using Windows 7 Enterprise - Service Pack1. I was previously able to connect my laptop to the LAN via a docking station. However, I can now connect to the LAN through the wire or connect ...
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1answer
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Why does my cursor speed slow down when my system is under intense network usage?

On some occasions of computer usage, my mouse acts very strangely. Whenever my computer is under intense network usage (i.e. watching an online video, downloading an application, patching a video ...
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1answer
19 views

Connection to router loops after resetting the router

The full details: My internet is very finicky, but not so much so that it's a huge problem. My computer is the main problem. After the router is turned off it says like normal "Not connected to an ...
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28 views

Windows 7: Disable automatic updates & antivirus updates on certain Wifi connection

TL;DR how do I disable automatic background updates when connected to certain WiFi network? Most of the time I'm connected to my home WiFi, so I have both Windows 7 and Avira Antivirus updates ...
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1answer
31 views

Run command on every windows workstation

I just found out that I need to add a persistent static route to each and every workstation on my network of 80 Windows XP & Windows 7 Workstations. How do I add a persistent route to every ...
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1answer
19 views

Lightweight solution to block sites on Windows 7

I want to block blacklisted sites on a local PC. The admin part should be protected by password. Could anybody recomends a Lightweight solution?
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1answer
28 views

Network Adapter takes a long time to connect

Long story short, whenever my pc powers up, wakes up, un-hibernates etc, my network adapter takes at least 5 minutes to establish a hardwired connection to my router (and subsequently the internet). ...
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1answer
93 views

I cannot go to google.com and other websites due to invalid certificate; possible DNS issue?

I am using Windows 7 on my PC's and my wife and I both have IPhones. About a 2 weeks ago I was having a problem on the PC's where google.com would sometimes give a 404 not found and then in the ...
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36 views

Slow File Transfer over Gigabit Network

There are a few computers connected to a computer (Windows 7 x64) via a Gigbait network in order to transfer file, however lately the transfer of files has been really slow (11Mb/s) I have already ...
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Windows 7 - Cannot connect to university WPA2/PEAP wireless network

It's not specifically me, but rather my friend who cannot connect to our university's wireless. It's specifically something with that computer, because my computer, which is also Windows 7, connects ...
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1answer
49 views

Internet connection is slow when in normal mode but works fine in safe mode

When I use Windows 7 in Safe Mode with Networking, my download speed is 16 MB/s. In normal mode it's about 4 MB/s. It is not a virus issue. I use Microsoft security essentials. I think I have ...
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3answers
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How to set up VPN connection for Windows 8 migrating from Windows 7?

I can succeed to set up VPN connection to my company in Windows 7. But in Windows 8, with the box asking to choose VPN type, I have no idea what to choose. Please help if you know how to. In Windows ...
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0answers
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Cisco Router - Windows 7

I have never used a cisco product and have hand my but handed to me trying to use set it up. we have a second hand cisco router 1900 series(1941), i have connected the router via the light blue and ...
0
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1answer
17 views

Windows 7 bridge

My setup Router <-> PC <-> NAS (All ethernet cables) I have 4 eth ports on my PC. One goes to router and the other goes to NAS. They are two separate network. Now I want to share the NAS ...
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0answers
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New Network Device “Incoming Connections”

Since today I suddenly have this device in my network list. Yesterday, I unplugged my wireless stick and connected my computer via cable to my Speedport Router. Does anyone know where this device ...
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1answer
57 views

Hide exclamation mark *No internet connection* on network icon when on a local network

We all know that beautiful yellow exclamation mark which says No internet connection and we all understand it's purpose. But now I am on a local network, so no Internet access is the normal state ...
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0answers
38 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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0answers
59 views

Websockets connect but fail to send messages

This is a maddening problem I come across once or twice every few months: websockets aren't working right. Here's the facts: My browser can connect to my local (loopback) server, but when the ...
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Windows 7 ICS - disable DNS proxy

I'm using ICS (Internet Connection Sharing) to bridge my computer's internet connection to a wi-fi hosted network. However, I would like to define custom DNS host-to-IP mappings on the ICS network. I ...
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0answers
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Networking issue in Windows 8.1 / 7 and Virtual Box

I have a Windows 8.1 (x64) installed on my notebook PC, I've also installed a Windows 7 (x86) in Virtual Box which is installed in my Windows 8.1. in Windows 8.1 I can access a network that is not ...
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0answers
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Unable to connect to inernet in an Ubuntu 14.04 VM installed over windows 7 guest os

I've created a Ubuntu 14.04 VM using oracle's VirtualBox on my Windows 7 PC. I've also managed to install drivers form Guest Additions CD image, but in spite of all that I still can't get the internet ...
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1answer
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Regestry edited but still no IPForwarding

A simplified view of the current setup: Host A1: 192.168.1.2 Host A2: 192.168.2.2 Host B: 192.168.1.1, 192.168.2.1, 192.168.10.1 Device C: 192.168.10.2 a bit more detailed: Host B, A1 and A2 ...
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Windows 7 can't connect to Linux Server

I have looked through the similar threads on here and they dont apply to my situation. I'm running a Linux server with Samba on it. Up until Sunday I was able to see all my files on the server in ...
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0answers
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Is there any way of extracting a shared secret from a PBK file or a similar artefact from a Windows 7 installation?

My company's laptop comes with preconfigured VPN connections to access the company's network. The default setup of the laptop is a bit outdated to say the least and I was wondering if in some cases I ...
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Windows 8 can not connect RemoteApp on W2K12 RDS, but Windows 7 can connect. Why?

Windows 8 can not connect RemoteApp (W2K12 RDS), but Windows 7 can connect. Why? External and internal DNS name is different, the public Cert is mapped to RD Web Access and a RD GateWay Role. The ...
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3answers
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Windows 7 fails to connect to the internet a few minutes after startup

Problem Earlier today, when I turned on my desktop computer, my internet connection works fine. Cryptocurrency miners connecting and hashing as usual and I can browse websites. But after a few ...
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1answer
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How to make a networked scanner appear as a local scanner?

So we have a software system that we use here in our auto body shop that does all of our management etc. It has the ability to scan documents directly into our work files. We currently have a ...
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3answers
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Windows 7 - Static DHCP server address with dynamic IP Address

Is this possible? On my LAN, I would like to setup the network properties such that the DHCP server's address is static. However, I want that server to hand out the IP Addresses and DNS addresses ...
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1answer
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Windows 7: Increase VPN timeout to keep connection because of unstable internet connection?

I use the built-in VPN support of Windows 7 Home Edition to connect to my company. But I get disconnected a lot, which is probably the result of an unstable LAN or internet connection (I can't do ...
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3answers
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Avoid downloading updates while USB tethering

I'm travelling seldom, so I hardly need data exchange via mobile phone. I have a contract which has 100 MB of traffic included, which is really sufficient for checking emails and browsing the web. ...
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0answers
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Change HOMEDRIVE windows variable to be dynamic on windows 7 to use Git

I have a Windows 7 notebook from work. I use Git as my version control system. I installed Git on the system before the administrator connected my computer to the office network. he changed my ...