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How to access network shares, printers, etc.through Windows 7 Built-In VPN?

After I have successfully connected to a Windows 7 box via the built-in VPN: how do I access shares, shared printers, network appliances, etc.? So, call me bad at googling, but: I can find dozens of ...
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How do I prevent connection resets upon pulling the ethernet cable?

In Windows, when you pull out (trip over it) a network cable, then the connections get reset. If you do the same on a Linux box or if you put a switch between PC and router and then pull the cable ...
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Re-establish route to localhost on Windows Vista

route -f How do you re-establish a route to localhost after this? I can re-establish connections to the Internet via wireless using route add {wirelessgateway} {wirelessip} if {wirelessif} route ...
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As soon as I plug in the LAN cable WiFi stops working - even though it has higher priority

As suggested here: How to give network choice priority to LAN other than WIFI in windows 7? ... I checked that WLAN has higher priority over LAN. Nonetheless when I plug-in the LAN cable (no ...
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DNS resolution is suffixing a domain name incorrectly, can't find how to prevent this

I've read a lot of the threads on this but none seem to explain or fix my problem. I'm setting up a simple home LAN: router, clients, no AD and no DNS servers. The router config requires a "Host" and ...
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Offline Files (CSC) on Windows RT

Windows RT does not have the Offline Files service. The Sync Center is also gone. Can it be enabled somehow? or can anyone recommend a replacement? My options are very limited on Windows 8.1 RT. The ...
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How can I stop a dropped (physical) network connection from logging off a Windows XP Embedded machine?

I have a Windows XP Embedded machine which runs a remote desktop server. For some reason, if the physical ethernet connection drops out, it appears to log off the current user. Is there any way to ...
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Windows Vista Network Folder and File Sharing

I would like to know how to allow a user/username from a different computer (sample: \home-pc\Owner) to have viewing permissions and someone else (sample \home-pc\Guest) to have full accsess to the ...
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The Registry Key For 'Notify Me When (adapter) Has Limited Or No Connectivity

I'm trying to script some configuration parameters for network adapters and would like to enable the 'Notify me when this connection has limited or no connectivity' option. (On the connection ...
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Shared subfolder not accessible over network unless parent folder is also Shared

I've got a Media folder with a Music subfolder: Server\Media\Music If I share Music, it's not accessible over the network ( via \server\media\music ) If I also Share Media, then Music is accessible. ...
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Which is the workaround for the “Failed to get data for 'ProxyEnable'” error

I have a program which is giving me the exception "Failed to get data for 'ProxyEnable'". How can I overcome this ?
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Internet Browser works, but not Steam, Origin, Hearthstone etc

So, I think my problem is apparent from the question itself. I can access websites from my browser of choice (Chrome in this case) but Steam, Origin, Hearthstone etc does not work. Skype does seem to ...
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Use nbtstat to return list of host names in IP range?

In Windows 7 I'm using the command for /l %i in (1,1,254) do nbtstat -a xxx.xxx.xxx.%i to return host names based on a given IP range. But the output is so long and unfriendly. How could I improve ...
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Windows [not firewall] ignores incoming packets

I've got a lenovo ThinkPad T61 running Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic, and I'm having issues with WiFi. By monitoring network traffic from another computer, I can see that WPA-PSK authentication ...
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Routing traffic on a loop

I have two Ethernet to RF transmitters that I am trying to stress test. I need to send a message over Radio A, receive it on Radio B, check that the sent message and the received message are the ...
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we can able connect more than a single modem (same modems) in a windows xp system?

I had one doubt. I want to connect the 2 (2 or more) modems (same modems) in a windows xp laptop. Through the modems i want to use network at a same time. Please send the details it is possible or ...
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What would “http://crl.microsoft.com/pki/crl/products/CSPCA.crl” be used for?

I have seen this on the network report from 2 high school students that were playing "unautherized" games. It displays a certificate revocation list... how would that help them?
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Changing IP Address of ZTE CDMA 1x USB modem

My Reliance Netconnect ZTE CDMA 1x USB modem has a static IP address. I want to change it, but through ipconfig it's not getting changed. How can I change it, then?
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802.11N Windows XP Clients Unable to See Each Other

I am attempting to update my wireless network from 802.11g to 802.11n. When connected to the 'G' access point, the client laptops (there are 7 running Windows XP) are able to connect and browse the ...
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How to mount local folder as network location (Windows 7)

Under Windows 7, I'm trying to find a way to mount a local folder (e.g. C:\test_directory) as a top-level Windows network location (e.g. \\test_directory). The folder doesn't even have to be actually ...
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Windows XP inbound networking fails after SP3 upgrade

With a Windows XP x86 SP2 machine[that worked fine before the OS upgrade]: Upgraded the machine to XP SP3 using WindowsXP-KB936929-SP3-x86-ENU.exe Now the machine can't be pinged, and other ...
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NetBIOS Name resolution fails when behind another router

On "PC3", Windows name resolution fails like this. ping PC1 Ping request could not find host PC1. Please... ping 192.168.0.2 Reply from 192.168.0.2: bytes=32 time<1ms TTL=128 ...
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Sharing Windows Folders on a Network… other PCs see but can't access

I'm soooo tired of network setup issues. All I want to do is share a folder and all it's sub-folders so other PCs on my network can view and change this remote location. Why is it that setting a dir ...
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Long access time for static web page on virtual machine

My setup Windows 7 on workstation that I use at work (with domain) and home (no domain) Virtual machine (VMWare) that runs Arch Linux (I will call it just "Linux") with network interface in bridged ...
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Getting Windows netsh hostednetwork SoftAP to use 2.4 and 5 GHZ

I have a Windows 7 PC setup sharing a wired internet connection over Wifi using the "netsh wlan set hostednetwork" command. It is working well but it is only broadcasting in at 2.4GHZ and would like ...
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Mapping Western Digital My book World Edition whitelight

I have a WD Worldbook Whitelight, behind a DDNS configured router, with 443 and 22 ports forwarded. Share folders on Worldbook are protected with username and password. While I can access my ...
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Windows shared folders through VPN and Ubuntu

I use Ubuntu and i need to access to the Windows shared folders of a remote LAN network through VPN. I connect successfully to the VPN through a DDNS service (no-ip.org) but i can't see the folders in ...
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Should I redefine the VMWare virtual NIC's as endpoint devices to bypass Windows Firewall?

I have VMWare Workstation 8 on Windows 7. I am an applications developer and I need to start developing and testing an integration between enterprise systems. I want to run two virtual machines, one ...
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UDP over Internet

I have a small problem: I want to program a simple Apllication that sends a small word (in this case: "Hello") to a server. This Server should display it via cout. This is just a project to learn how ...
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How to a setup virtual router on windows so that one can access internet from a mobile using static ip

Some Relevant information My Os is Windows 8 I am accessing internet via a dongle I also share the internet using virtual router(so that i can access internet in my phone) My phone got into trouble ...
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Windows 7 PC claims “not connected to network” even though it is

I'm having trouble accessing my LAN from my connected computer. I have mapped drives on the LAN that my computer can access, and it shows a wireless connection to the correct wireless LAN. However, ...
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Files are written to a windows shared drive everyday, but I don't know from where

There is a shared drive Z:. Everyday a few files get written to it. I assume by a cronjob, or a windows task. Since the shared drive and the folders in it are public, those files could be generated on ...
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why my public address suddenly cannot access although i had change my ip in dyndns host?

I had done many ways like restarting my router, calling my ISP to confirm that my ip is a public ip, recheck my ip address and change it using my dyndns host but all still doesn't work . And right now ...
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Can non-administrator users share folders on the network on Windows 7?

I'm working out a solution to a complicated file copying workflow in a laboratory environment. One solution hinges on normal users (who must not have administrator privileges) running a script that ...
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Trouble mapping network drive in one location, but is successful in another

This is kind of a weird problem, that usually Googling has been unable to solve. Setup is such: Pogoplug (archlinux with samba share) at location A -> windows 7 machine at location B (successful ...
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How can I share a windows 7 directory with a specific network card?

I have trusted computer that is connected with my laptop through the ethernet card. I want to share a directory with the said computer without setting up passwords(The network is physically isolated), ...
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No Internet connection on Windows 7 PC

I cannot connect to the internet on my year old PC. Two reps from AT&T have come to my home to help, but could not figure out the problem. The first rep could not figure it out. The second rep ...
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Diagnosing network stack problems on XP

I'm getting intermittent problems apparently with my TCP/IP stack. The wifi adapter either fails to connect to the router (despite excellent signal strength, and no problems from other devices), or ...
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Unable to connect to just one wireless network(rest all works fine)

Off-late I am stuck with an weird wireless connectivity issue in my laptop. I am able to connect to wireless networks in all other places other than one specific place. Precisely, I am able to ...
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Windows LAN traffic extremely slow, but internet traffic fine, what gives?

I love the stackoverflow/superuser community, and I'm hoping that you guys can offer some assistance. I'm having a problem that has just appeared and severely worsened over the last week, which is odd ...