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Home cat6 Ethernet wiring not connecting with cat5e cables

I'm having trouble wiring home with Ethernet. I want to be able to connect my laptop to the internet via the Ethernet jack in my bedroom while having my router/modem in the living room. Last year ...
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How do I keep Windows XP computers from turning Master Browser elections back on?

I have a wired LAN network that includes two XP computers and a Windows 7 computer. I previously turned off the two XP computers from running in the master browser elections so the Windows 7 computer ...
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Prevent users from accessing a folder in a mapped drive

I run outlook backups to the server within my company, I have a mapped a drive to all computers within the company and a folder within it as where the backups go to automatically with the help of ...
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Mobile Broadband connection disconnects everytime

I have LG G3 (32GB/3GB) When I tried USB tethering with my Ubuntu vivid it connected but after about 20-30 seconds it disconnected. I tried with two laptop which are running Ubuntu vivid. And it ...
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Cannot access the Internet even though it shows to be connected on Ubuntu 14.04

Installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, have a wired connection and ifconfig shows an IP address is assigned, yet I cannot access the Internet: chetan@chetan-Aspire-E5-511:~$ ifconfig eth0 Link encap:...
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Ethernet connection dropped, still shows unplugged

I was using my Windows 8 desktop when it randomly defaulted to using my wireless connection. I was watching videos online at the time, and nothing was near the tower itself. Since it has gone down, I ...
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Windows XP computer cannot be seen on Network

There is a wired work LAN network with 4 computers on it. The workgroup name is the same on all of them. Three of the computers are Windows XP computers and one is a Windows 7 computer. Not all of the ...
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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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Not able to connect to the wired network. Wireless connects fine.

I am not able to connect to the wired LAN from hostel rooms. I am able to connect to the wifi connection. I have checked that the NIC is working properly by connecting two computers with a crossover ...
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One user can access network share folder while the other user should not on the same window 7 PC

I have a Windows 7 machine with shared folders on it. I have 2 users, an administrator and a regular user account. I want the shared folders on this machine to be available to the administrator ...
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lag spikes during games and skype conversations

I do not know if this is the place to ask this question but im gonna give it a go! We have a very basic network setup at home but when i play games/skype aka use internet as streaming, im having ...
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Internet speed problems using cascaded routers

Apologies for the long intro but think its necessary. My house is in an area that did not have any land lines so for the past 6 years or so our only internet connection was via WIMAX. Speeds were ...
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Dell Precision M4800 Drops LAN connection

I have a Dell Precision M4800 - my problem is that the LAN disconnects sporadically. I know that if I have WiFi on it defaults to that even if the LAN cable is plugged in. I've installed all the ...
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Any way to specify which Internet connection to use on a Mac?

I am currently connected to both an Ethernet and Wi-Fi connection (different networks.) Is there a way I can tell my web browser to use one connection and another web browser to use the other?
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One computer is getting slower internet speeds on the same wired connection

So two computers, only about a year difference in age are getting significantly different speeds using the same wired connection. One computer gets between 80-100 mbps download, the other gets 1-30 ...
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D-Link DGS-1500-28P resets to default IP on its own

I'm not sure if anyone has any experience with this switch specifically, or if they may have had this issue with other d-link devices, but I have a D-link DGS1500 POE switch that will, what seems at ...
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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 same,...
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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 ...
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limited access to pcs that are connected at a computer's network

I have two computers, both windows 8. And I also have only one socket for wired Internet. So I connected the one with the socket, and I created a wireless network, so for the other to be able to use ...
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Network Manager stopped recognizing wired connections

I'm using OpenSuse 12.3 with a Gnome interface. I am able to connect to any wireless network but my network manager just stopped recognizing wired ones. I'm not even show the "wired connection" menu. ...
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Network - Routers conflicting in my subnet

I have a router whose IP is 192.168.1.1 and I be experiencing conflict with another router on my subnet (which probably has 192.168.1.1 as IP too). I think when it tries to connect to the network, ...
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Cat 5e wired backwards

I realized after a day I crimped all my cat 5e backwards. Best way to explain what i did, I pushed the wire combination into the connector upside down. So instead of orange to brown, its brown to ...
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Why would I not be able to view all websites over wireless, but can over wired networks?

At home I'm running a wireless hop network, and can't seem to visit some websites, but when I'm over my wireless hop I can access any website. Why is this happening?
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Windows 7 - 2 simultaneous network connections

I have two (onboard) ethernet adapters that I would like to use to access both a LAN (used to communicate with a highspeed camera) and the internet. After implementing recommendations from these two ...
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When a computer wants to send a IP packet to another computer in the same network, how does it know the destination MAC address of that host?

I know that switches are better than hubs because they can forward an Ethernet frame exactly to the host that has that specific destination MAC address. However, when two computers communicate, they ...
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Windows 7 Home Premium - Networking/Internet/Services Problems?

Okay I made a horrible mistake, I take full blame. I was wanting to improve performance, and modified my services according to the Black Viper Win7 Services Guide. http://www.blackviper.com/service-...
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Why am I invisible to the devices on my network?

I've been using a DLink powerline adapter to establish a wired connection to my upstairs PC. A couple times a day, for sometimes hours at a stretch, I lose the ability to communicate with other ...
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What's the static IP address, subnet mask, etc, for VMware Player

I'm trying to set up Arch Linux in VMware player. I set up the player so that it automatically connected the guest to the internet, and it worked (I could download the packages needed for install, ...
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Windows 7 Netgear WNDR4000, Adapter issues

I can not seem to connect to the internet, when I troubleshoot it, I get a "There might be a problem with the Driver for Local Area Connection Adapter, try running in admin mode to fix it." So I do, ...
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LAN wire is not detecting in ubuntu 12.04 Lts

I have recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS alongside Windows 7. After that, the Internet is working in Windows 7 via ethernet, but in Ubuntu 12.04, ethernet is not working. It is showing me the ...
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How to use Data Card + Wired internal lan to make a proxy server on Suse

On my suse 12.1, I can connect to internet using data card. I have installed squid proxy on this computer. I want to use a modem+hub, to connect multiple pcs together, and then other PCs should be ...
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Windows 7 - Changing domain prefix for different wired networks?

I have two wired networks that I connect to regularly with my laptop. Both of them have different DNS servers My home network has a router that I have configured with DNSMasq, and I use a static ...
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Two different PPPoE accounts, one ADSL line, same ISP?

My friend and I have the same ISP with 2Mbps uplink. I added my PPPoE profile along with my friend's in his ADSL modem gateway and both PPPoE profiles are assigned different WAN IP addresses. Now ...
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TP-LINK wired connection failed on some website

I have a TL-WR841N TP-link router and for some reason the wired connection is very slow and is unable to load some website. I try a traceroute and these sites and I got a time-out. When I directly ...
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Wired ethernet connection not working after suspend on Debian

I have been using Debian GNU/Linux 8 (jessie) for over a year on my laptop. Since the last update the wired Ethernet connection is not working after the system resumes from hibernating. Restarting the ...
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Bridge wireless Hosted Network with wired network AND ICS bridge and 3rd network

Similar to this (unanswered for 2 years) question, but for Windows 7. So I've set up a simple low-budget network for our small firm at the edge of the world where we don't have a lot of choice of ...
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Bridging Wi-fI Network to Raspberry Pi Zero over Ethernet, need to find IP address of Pi

I have used Windows 10's bridged networking feature to allow my Raspberry Pi Zero to connect to my home wi-fi via an Ethernet connection to my laptop. I am able to find the Zero's local IP address ...
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Network Disconnection Problems

I am having problems with my connection sporadically disconnecting while under intense usage. I am using a wired (Ethernet) connecting, and I don't have the capability for wireless. My network card ...
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How to Make my own ISP with bandwidth from ONT

I have bandwidth allocation by a tier I provider via ONT. The fact is that they only supply the bandwidth on the line. What are the devices I need for making my Internet Connection. I can buy a ...
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2008 Server R2 Standard 64Bit loaded on HP DL165 G7 has 4 ethernet ports

Can I connect the 4 Ethernet ports from the server into 4 different Netgear GS748TP switches (not stacked)? Or should I only connect them to single switch? I'm in a domain if this info helps. Only 1 ...
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No ethernet adapter connection after win 10 upgrade

I have a Lenovo yoga 3 1170 and thinkpad basic usb 3.0 dock. All worked fine in win 8.1 pro, after upgrade to win 10, all worked except ethernet adapter. It shows up in device manager but not in ...
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“Port Forwarding” to a Shared Connection (open to larger Network)

I have 2 servers, Server A and Server B. TL;DR: I want Server A's ports; 1025, and 1026; to be forwarded to Server B's ports; 1025, and 1026. I want to open 2 ports on Server B; 1025, and 1026; to ...
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Network kBit/s drops to 0 intermittently

I am streaming live video to a server on my PC, now and again the video stream would freeze. When looking at the output from nload the network speed seems to drop to 0kBit/s for a second and then ...
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Wired “Not Connected” icon in system tray instead of Wireless “Connected”

I've been getting this weird problem as of late: It seems as if I'm not connected to any network - be it wired or wireless, even though I am connected via wireless ("bamba" has internet access), ...
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Some sites load very slowly or not at all

I am staying with my friend in her dorm room. She doesn't have wifi, we're just using one Ethernet cable she has. While her computer (win7) works as expected, when I plug in the cable, some sites are ...
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Laptop and ethernet connectivity issue

This laptop has always had this issue, but I thought after I upgraded the operating system, it may work. My laptop is an Acer Aspire 7741Z-4433. It has a 320 GB hard drive with Windows 8.1 Pro ...
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Unable to view Raspberry Pi folders on my PC which did previously work

I cannot view my Raspberry Pi folders on my Windows 7 PC which did previously work. The Pi used to show up as a device on my network. I had placed a shortcut on my desktop for quick access, but that ...
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Window's XP is intermittently not responding to wired network

I have a Windows XP machine on our network that is intermittently losing the network. The user asked me to find out why she was unable to connect to a piece of software she uses that runs on one of ...
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Share files across workgroup in Windows XP

I have 1 desktop and 2 laptops. The desktop is connected to my dlink router using wire while the other 2 laptops are connected using wireless. I have created a workgroup named FILE SERVER and this 3 ...
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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 -- ...