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How can I tell if my wired ethernet connection is using 802.1X authentication on Windows 7?

From a command prompt (or a script) I'd like to be able to query the wired interface to determine if it has succesfully established an 802.1X connection, or if it has fallen back to unauthenticated ...
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Is there any way to control my corsair vengence M95 with third party software?

Is there any way to control my corsair vengence M95 with third party software? I find the GUI to be quite confusing for when I want to assign my buttons to something like a macro or keystroke. ...
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Wired & Wireless Connections simultaneously

Wired & Wireless Connections simultaneously The question is how to configure LAN connections on PCs please see image for details
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My iBall Baton router has suddenly blocked a single particular website for no apparent reason. How can I access that site again?

I have had this router for several years and never had trouble accessing any site until a few days ago. Suddenly I can no longer access anywherenanytime.com I CAN access the site if I connect ...
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D-Link router WiFi and LAN segment

I have D-Link 2650 router. Some wireless and wired clients connected to it. The problem is there is no interconnection between wireless and wired devices. For instance, when I start webserver on PC ...
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Can a wired router set up as the main router, act as the DHCP for all devices connected wirelessly to the secondary router?

I am trying to set up my home network with the following setup: Main router - wired router with 8 ports to connect all outlets in the house Secondary router in computer room port - Wireless, will ...
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Mouse hardware frustration

The mouse is a wonderful invention, but every one I've ever bought other than the very most basic has failed me in one way or another. Hopefully the collective wisdom of the superuser community can ...
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Fedora 19 network manager, wired connection not visible

Wondering if I can get some help with this. I just installed the newest kernel on fedora 19, and Network Manager doesn't show me my wired connection anymore (p4p1) ifup p4p1 gives the following error ...
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Two wired computers on the router

My husband and I both have gaming computers hard wired into the same router. His computer is significantly faster than mine in terms of downloading and browsing. My computer is newer than his -- ...
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How do I connect to internet from command prompt?

I'm trying to create a task that connects to internet at a specified time. I have a broadband wired connection that I use to connect to the internet. How do I manage connect/disconnect of this ...
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Run program by different network connection in Windows platform

I am using Windows 7 There're two internet connections: (A) wired lan and (B) wireless lan There're two programs I want to run: (1) outlook and (2) browser Can I run outlook by wired lan and ...
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Reinstalled Windows 7. Ethernet not detected anymore

In fact, wireless was not detected at first either for whatever reason, until I pulled out my USB wifi adapter and put it back in. Right now, Local Area Connection does not even show up in Control ...
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Public Computers randomly dropping internet connection

I just started working at a Public Library in East Tennessee we are having persistent problems with our public computers losing internet connectivity repeatedly out of the blue. The problem most ...
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No wired connection in Debian, how to find cause?

I've lost wired connection in Debian. Yesterday it worked perfectly. The network-manager says 'cable unplugged', which is false. How to find the cause, and solve that?
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Connection problems on wired connection but everything is fine on wireless connection

I have a weird problem on my Win7 machine that I couldnt find any solutions for. I have a router with built-in modem and a built-in wireless. My problem is as follows: When my PC is directly ...
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Is a wireless acces point always wired to a router? [closed]

The wireless acces point (WAP) needs to connect to a router for internet connection. Is it possible to connect the WAP wireless to a router? Thanks
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How can I share internet from wireless enabled netbook to a wired desktop PC

I have got a netbook which has a wireless card. How can I share that internet from netbook to a desktop PC which does not have wireless card. I suppose I can do it somehow over USB (I am not sure if ...
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My wireless speed is very slow but my wired speed is normal

I have several laptops in the house, plus a desktop that has wired internet. (The laptops are wireless) The desktop's internet speed is normal, but on the laptops really sluggish. It can barely load a ...
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Add wired lan adapter to Windows 7 on a Lenovo X200?

I am using a Lenovo x200. By default it has a wireless connection. However, when I try to use a wired Lan in some places, I cannot find the local area connection adapter. How do I add this?
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Wired and wireless network file sharing

I have connected my Internet to a buffalo air station router and a swtich. Computers and Laptops on this network connect to the Internet wired and wirelessly. I would like to share files locally on ...
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SOHO router cannot establish connection from wired -> wireless until pinging from wireless -> wired

I am currently setting up a SOHO network with mixed wired and wireless clients using a consumer-grade 100Mbit/802.11g router. I've found that wireless clients are "invisible" (pings never returned, ...
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Wired Network has Random Intermittent Failures

I just built a new computer running Windows 7 with an Intel 82579V Gigabit on the motherboard. Since last night while playing an online game, I have occasionally noticed sudden network failures where ...
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Adapter to turn wired USB keyboard wireless? [closed]

I've got a wired USB keyboard that I really like. I know it is a long shot, but is there a way to turn it into a wireless (maybe even Bluetooth) keyboard through some sort of adapter or hack?
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Is it possible to setup and switch multiple wired IEEE802.1X authentication profiles in windows 7?

In Windows 7, I use two IEEE802.1X wired network authentitication settings which I have to change by hand, since every time I switch the configuration, the old one is lost. (In Linux this is trivially ...
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What kind of device receives wireless signal and provides wired output?

My wife uses an old computer which doesn't really like having an Internet connection via a USB wireless adapter. I've tried several, and none have been satisfactory. The connection gets dropped ...
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Are there any battery-powered Ethernet-to-Wireless adaptors?

Consider the following situation. I have several non-PC devices (e.g. robots & network cameras) and a PC on a wired network. The non-PC devices have an ethernet port and I plug LAN cables between ...
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How to connect wired network to wireless

I have a wired network and my neigbhors offered to share wireless internet. How do I connect my ethernet networks to wireless. I don't understand There is ethernet port, wire and where d o I plugin ...
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Mac Mini disconnects from wired network at random times

My Mac Mini from 2007 always stayed connected to my home network. No problems. (Wired, NOT wireless.) All this week it becomes disconnected at random times. Nothing can re-connect it... until I ...
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Make USB keyboard wireless

I use a keyboard that is not available in a wireless or bluetooth version, but connects to the computer via USB. Is there any way to make this keyboard wireless? In other words, is there something ...
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Does Ethernet cable affect speed?

I'm only getting 10 Mbps on my Ethernet connection but the NIC supports up to 100 Mbps. Could the Ethernet cable be the culprit? What labels on the Ethernet cable should I look for to make sure it's ...
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How to establish connection to another pc using wired Lan on Ubuntu 10.04

I have tried changing inet address on eth0 after attaching to wired Lan. I manage to ping myself.But when I ping another PC, i get destination host unreachable message. Please help. I have tried so ...
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How do I check if my network card has been detected and is working?

Hello I am using Ubuntu 10, and am having problems with getting connected to wired internet. Normally when I connect a cable to my computer, the port would have a green and yellow light flashing. But ...
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Delete eth0 avahi from the ifconfig list

Hello this is the response I get from ifconfig. Now I have two eth0 things being showed up. I need to delete the second one which says eth0:avahi. I posted my ifconfig's response on a site as I has ...
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One computer has “limited connectivity”, and wrong IP, from one wall socket

The problem is only at one point of the wired network. If the computer is connected to a different point it works. Running ipconfig shows it has a different IP address and no DNS data at this ...
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totally wired house [closed]

I would like to run a very efficient wired house in terms of Computers, Wifi, Printer, scanner, Samsung (Wifi) TV, DVR, Wii, XBox, Home entertainment center, recording movies, music and all the other ...