A wireless network is any kind of computer network that is connected through a wireless medium, primarily known as using a wireless router creating a WLAN (Wireless Local Area Network).

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Enable Wifi via batch file in Windows 10

In Windows 10 a Wifi Adapter has a Software and a Hardware state. When I do netsh wlan show interfaces I get the following output. (Sorry my Windows is german) ... Name : WiFi ...
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weird arp reply behavior

I implemented a program with python so i can discover if a certain machine is sniffing in my network. Lets suppose that the machine that i wan't to know if it is sniffing has the IP address ...
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Troubleshooting dropped packets in Telegram Messenger

I'm experiencing problems in using Telegram Messenger on my Mac, but only when connected at home (specifications at the end). More specifically, when uploading and downloading media (or even while ...
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Custom combining mobile data and wifi on windows 7

I have 2 internet sources 3G based Huawei E3533 Dongle (usb) with unlimited bandwidth and speed (Remote NDIS based Internet Sharing Device ) 4G Huawei router (Wi-Fi) with limited bandwith and ...
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Is there a way to limit bandwidth usage on Windows 7?

Often, I tether my Android smartphone to my Windows 7 PC, while travelling. This office PC has many background data-consuming applications (like software update, virus definition downloads, large ...
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How to make a NAS server visible to the network, while it is connected to PC?

Right now I have following configuration: NAS (192.168.177.2) -> PC (192.168.177.1; 192.168.1.100) -> TL-WR1043ND (192.168.1.1) -> Internet The whole thing works in terms of NAS being able to ...
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Home network setup - must everything be on the same subnet?

I'm having some trouble setting up my home network... It consists of the following components Home Network: PC and HP Microserver (both with gigabit connections) Netgear DGN2200 ADSL modem ...
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Accessing Cabled computers using a laptop on wireless

Setup: I have a wired desktop (windows7) connected to a router and a laptop (windows7) connected via wifi on the same router. Both have internet connection Both can ping the router Both firewalls are ...
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How to identify an internet hog?

Our small office network will occasionally slow when a coworker starts a large download or a large file transfer between an in-house server and their local machine. How can I identify this hog on my ...
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Maintaining seamless connectivity between WAPs on a single ESSID

What is the most efficient way to keep mobile devices (laptops, Smartphones, tablets) passing between multiple WAP's in a small-medium sized office from losing their connection and seamlessly transfer ...
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Windows 10 Connecting to wifi adhoc networks

I have a wifi device, and from my win10 laptop, I need to connect to it. I can see the network (adhoc), however win10 cannot connect to it. The same device works well under windows 7 - adhoc. ...
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Can I setup my Linux PC to broadcast two different Wi-Fi networks using only one adapter?

I found that my OpenWrt enabled router can broadcast two Wi-Fi networks, one bridged to the WAN port and the other bridged to the LAN ports, both working. As is shown below: Screen snapshot of my ...
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WiFi high latency

I got some problems with my WiFi setup. In my setup I use a Macbook Pro and a TP-Link WR1043ND v1 (OpenWRT). WiFi Channel is set to 6 (already tried other channels and 20/40Mhz width) If I ping my ...
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HP Wireless 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2x2 with Bluetooth M.2 Non-vPro NIC

I am a beginner with computers and would like to know what does a HP Wireless 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2x2 with Bluetooth M.2 Non-vPro NIC do in a desktop computer in easy to understand language?
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Debian TP-LINK TL-WN722N

the following question is really near to this topic: How to install TP-Link TL-WN722N USB Wireless Adapter on Debian Wheezy armhf? I use the following Hardware: ...
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Can a laptop connect to an ethernet network printer with WIFI?

I was asked to find a solution to following problem: A home network has different laptops and printers, all connected in an ethernet network. A WIFI router was connected to the network. Now a user ...
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How to allow all rights to perticular wireless adapter

I have a wireless adapter having mac address 00-21-5C-A1-52-0B. When password is changed, I want to make this device automatically connected to my router without any settings in this adapter or device ...
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Computer goes to blue screen everytime i try to transfer a file over wifi?

My pc goes to this screen as seen below. I am trying to transfer songs folder from my pc which is of 10.5 GB size to my SD card in my mobile with android 4.4.2 installed. I am using the android app ...
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print to wifi direct without losing my internet connection?

My experience seems to be that when I connect to wifi direct (laser printer is wifi direct device), that my internet connection drops. Can I keep both connections up? (Using surface 4 pro / win 10, ...
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Windows 10 “ipconfig /renew” not working

My internet connection has lately been really unstable, I tried refreshing the connection by typing "ipconfig /renew" into my CMD (along with a few other commands... I used this ...
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Wireless for lan while using ethernet for internet on linux

So this is my situation: I need to limit my computer's wireless card to have only LAN access while using the ethernet port to have internet access.
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hostapd client associates, does not receive IP address

I'm trying to set up my raspberry pi to use a realtek 8192eu wireless card but without much luck. I have compiled hostapd and the 8192eu driver. The bridge is set up using /etc/network/interfaces; the ...
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Disable WLAN as kernel boot option?

I have a CubieTruck Plus (CubieBoard5) running Linaro. It has an ethernet port and wifi card. I want to disable unneeded services and reduce power, so I want to stop anything related to wifi and wlan0 ...
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Airport Time Capsule and VoIP phones not connecting to PBX

I recently replaced a very current Netgear Wifi router that was supporting multiple Apple products including (2) Airport Express, (1) Mac Mini, (1) iMac, several iPhones, and (2) iPads, Apple TV ...
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connectify hotspot traffic can be identified in someway?

in my company my chief sometimes when some guests come to office and have not wifi credentials, he asks us to share wifi with connectify on the fly. But I'm concerned about security: (it's a large ...
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Mobile broadband issue on Windows tablet

I have a Windows 8.x x64 tablet (Lenovo Thinkpad) that has intermittent mobile broadband connectivity issue; it uses a Verizon SIM card for its connection. The problem is as follows: When the user is ...
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WiFi stops working after reboot Fedora

I have just installed Fedora 23 on my Lenovo Z570 (it has an Intel Centrino N-1000 Wireless card). The installation finished, I rebooted and everything worked fine. But after I shut down my computer ...
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Linksys Router not connecting to internet through switch

I am setting up a new Linksys WRT610N router, and I connected it to my Apple Airport Extreme, and it connected to the internet perfectly. But I set up a Netgear GS108 switch, connected it to the ...
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promiscuous mode not working

I've searched, and heard that the promiscuous mode lets us listen to all wireless trafic in the Access Point that we are associated with. But when i use this mode with wireshark, i don't get the exact ...
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Understanding wifi scan results

I'm working on a script to tell how secure a wifi connection is. Unfortunately I've become stuck pretty early trying to decode the output of the scan - can anyone help me understand what this is ...
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How to stop my Wifi CPE from going into bridge mode?

My current home network config is as below. ISP...(wireless)...Outdoor CPE---(ethernet cable)---Asus wifi router...(wireless)...laptop & phones In routine scenario: Asus wifi router is set to ...
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per-vif tx power setting?

I am trying to change the tx power setting for my TP-Link TL-WN821N adapter for learning purposes. I tried this: iw reg set BO iwconfig wlan0 txpower 30 and this ifconfig wlan0 down ...
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use Pi as internet gateway

I've got several devices connected to a Sky router (Sky Hub SR101) via wifi and Ethernet. I have a usb wifi dongle conected to my raspberry pi. And use it to connect to a 4G smartphone. (That works ...
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is it possible to create wds in laptop,wireless distribution setup

I have WiFi connection for my laptop. Is it possible to create another WiFi as AP from laptop using the base WiFi internet connection. I know it is possible to create WiFi from wired connection via ...
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Losing internet connection over wifi, “standard gateway not available” on Win 7

For a few weeks now, I'm losing access to the internet on my laptop every couple of minutes. The wifi itself is stable, just the yellow warning triangle appears and I cannot reach any websites etc. ...
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Configure Windows Firewall to block ALL applications system-wide, except for a select few?

I'd like to make it so Windows disregards internet access for every system and user application, and let me add exceptions as I see fit, but I'm having problems... Going to "Windows Firewall with ...
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Edimax router not responding after about 2h after restart

I've recently bought two Edimax BR-6478AC V2 WLAN VPN Routers. The setup is: Modem: 192.168.100.1 Edimax 1: 192.168.100.2, running in Router mode, DHCP Edimax 2: 192.168.100.3, running in ...
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Can't connect to wifi in both Windows and Ubuntu (but USB tethering works)

I just bought an ASUS K31AD desktop PC. I have both Windows 10 and Ubuntu 15. I can connect with my phone's USB tethering but not with its Portable Wi-Fi. What can be the cause of this? I used to be ...
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Error enabling MAC filtering on PacePLC Router

I have recently noticed that someone has connected to my wireless network. I actually think several unknown devices have been using my wireless network. I am attempting to enable MAC filtering on my ...
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BCM4331 Installation issues on FreeBSD 10.2

I have been unable to find the 'right' 64-bit XP drivers to use ndisgen to create a working module -- I can get it to recognize the card but it has exit errors there are always IRQ and memory leak ...
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Mac OS X “Verify Certificate” every time connecting to secure wireless

Every time connecting to the secure wireless, Macs are getting a prompt to verify the certificate: Verify Certificate Authenticating to network "Network-Name" Before authenticating to ...
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Wireless network (802.11ac) problems with OS X El Capitan and different region codes

I use an TP-Link Archer C7 v2 as router (802.11ac/5 Ghz) and a Macbook Late 2013 with Mac OS X El Capitan (10.11.3). Normal speed in OS X is around 800-900 MBit/s. After wake from sleep or restart i ...
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Is it possible to bridge Ethernet and WiFi on IP level for the same network?

I'd like to expose a virtual machine to a WiFi network. I'd like to have it in the same network. Would setting a route table and ip forwarding works or is it waste of time and I should set up two ...
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Troubleshooting RHEL 7.1 slow wireless speed

About a week ago I installed a fresh scientific linux 7.1 image onto my laptop. The wireless worked out of the box, and worked at full speed for nearly a week up until about 36 hours ago. Then, I ...
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Wi-Fi extender randomly loses connection

I own a TP-Link repeater (TL-WA850RE) which connects via Wi-Fi to my main device (router & AP) and extends the range of my Wi-Fi to rooms that can't be reached by the AP of the main device. The ...
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How to create Wifi access point to share internet from wifi connection on the same adapter

I need to setup the following configuration: My nettop on Debian needs to connect to external wifi. And at the same time and using the same adapter - create an access point for my phone to be able to ...
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Powerline Devolo DLAN 650+ Disconnecting Randomly

I have bought a powerline adapter (Devolo DLAN 650+) like a year ago and it started to act weird recently. It randomly disconnects me from the internet (Happens like every 1-2 hours) and it's pretty ...
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Home network ADSL Modem to Ubuntu Server to Wireless Router

I've got a D-Link DSL2544N in bridged mode connected to my Netgear R7000 wireless router, with an Ubuntu dev server hooked up to that through an ethernet port (I'd upgraded from the D-Link and didn't ...
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RTL8188 AP and Client mode simultaneously with hostapd in Linux?

I'm trying to figure out how to set up my RTL8188 Wifi dongle to run in both AP and Client mode at the same time. How can I do this in Linux? I have hostapd running fine and I remember reading about ...
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Authentication issue connecting a Huawei MediaPad T1 10 to Wifi [migrated]

I am trying to Connect a Huawei MediaPad T1 10 to a Wifi network. We have other Devices Connected to this network PC's, IPhones, Android Phones ... All work no problems. Have tried forgetting the ...