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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Does the IP and/or Mac address change when reconnecting

I have a tp-link router at home. Does the IP address and/or Mac address change everytime i reconnect to it? Meaning when I leave and come back will they change? Or can they?
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Windows 8.1 Not detecting Realtek wireless network card

Not sure if this is the place to ask but i've asked on a few other sites and haven't really got a solution for it. I just recently installed Windows 8.1 today and am having problems using my wireless ...
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IP network routing: restrict traffic on an interface

My PC has wired and wireless Ethernet. The wired port connects to a private network with no Internet access. the wireless port connects to a domain network with Internet access. The problem is that ...
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Using an old router as a secondary access point?

I have recently acquired a new router and wish to extend my "WiFi coverage" by utilizing my old router as another access point somewhere in the house. I have followed a number of tutorials and i'm ...
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Use new Gateway as modem and another gateway as a router?

We recently got TWC internet came with the Ubee ddw365 gateway. For some reason wireless and hardwired the gateway disconnects for a few seconds almost every other minute. At a buddies house I was ...
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How to configure a Netgear WN1000RP?

I have a Dell Vostro 4750 running Windows 7 x64. I am using a Cisco E1000 router connected to a satellite modem. I am also using a Netgear Wi-Fi extender in an attempt to get better coverage. My PC is ...
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Share folder (no matter what)

Question is the following. How do i share a folder to any user in any network & any homegroup.. Question might seem weird, but.. I keep having problems with this, cos sometimes it works, and ...
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How can I download the certificate of a wireless AP using 802.1X?

As far as I understand, wireless access points using WPA-Enterprise (i.e. WPA plus 802.1X) can send a public key certificate to a client during connection setup. The client can verify this certificate ...
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Internet drops whenever new laptop connects

I have just purchased a new Acer laptop. Every time I turn it on to connect to my wireless internet it drops the router Internet connection. I have an iMac and iPad wireless to the same router and ...
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Why do I lose data speed on my desktop (WLAN) without loosing signal?

I am running Windows 7 SP1 and I’ve just bought a Wi-Fi card (plugged in pci on my motherboard) for my desktop. My wireless adapter is a 300Mbps Wireless N PCI Adapter TL-WN851ND (US TP-Link page in ...
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Lenovo G585 Wi-Fi disabled

I just changed my internet provider and now the Wi-Fi on my Lenovo G585 doesn't work. Does anyone know how to fix it? I've tried getting my service provider to help, and the people at Lenovo just ...
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WIFI not turned on

I have a desktop system. Previously tried to "wireless" connect my new printer. Worked some and then stopped. I then just connected via wire. Recently received a Amazon Echo which requires hookup to ...
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Can a VPN service totally hide my computer from WiFi network discovery like no computer connected?

There are many devices connected to WiFi router and one can easily know how many devices are connected by using various network discovery tools available for windows and Android or by brwosing router ...
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My Wifi is divided into several sub networks

My Wifi divides into sub networks automatically, I am using TP-link TL-WR740n router. Here is a attached photo from my network. These are all my Wifi: You can see My Network appears so many times ...
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Bypassing the router doesn't work?

So I'm trying to bypass my router, just for kicks. I thought it'd be pretty easy, just connect the router-modem wire to the computer, and I did just that, but I'm not getting an internet connection. ...
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is there a system that will redistribute a WiFi signal

Where I live we have community WiFi and it is authenticated with a password via a browser. This all works just fine on my Android/iPhone devices but I have a Blu-Ray device and a couple of Nintendo ...
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Kali Linux rtl8187L injection and drivers

I use the kali linux version 1.0.9 remains. RTL8187L chipset with wireless adapter. this command: airodump-ng mon0 -c 11 I get the following error: fixed channel -1 mon0 aireplay-ng -0 0 -a ...
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Windows 7 hostednetwork wrong password

Ive created a virtual hotspot on my laptop so that I should be able to connect my iphone through it, but my phone keeps telling me "wrong password" whenever im trying to connect to the network, ...
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Hyper-V network lab internet connectivity issue

I am newbie and trying to setup Home Network lab. I have successfully setup AD DS, DNS and DHCP servers on Windows 2012 server R2 however internet connection is not working on VHD machines. Need your ...
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Connect to only a particular WIFI AP in ubuntu

I am trying to find a way to make my Laptop connect only to a particular MAC AP. In my scenario, I have multiple APs with the same connection name (Each Ap serving to only 3 diff SSIDs to enable ...
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Terminologies of wireless sensor nodes [on hold]

Please describe the sensing range, interference range, transmission range, coverage area of a wireless sensor node. Please help me. I could not find the exact difference among them. Some literature ...
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Two WLAN cards, one connected using VPN, one not

I want to give my Chromecast VPN access but not give VPN access to my laptop. I have to Wlan cards, an inbuilt one and a USB. Is it possible to connect using OpenVPN and then share it (I'm currently ...
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Changing cisco WiFi access point password

I have a Cisco WiFi access point that is sharing a TPLink routers internet. The TpLink router has Microtic routerOS on it and I don't have it's password. I want to change Cisco access points password. ...
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Windows 8 DNS lookup fails but wireshark shows that the query completes

I'm having a very weird problem. My dad recently purchased a new wireless router. We have at least 8 devices connected wirelessly, and all of them continued working just as they had before, except ...
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VPN PS4 Connectivity Issue

I recently installed the VPN app Onavo Protect onto my iPad and installed the VPN software onto my iPad. Since I connected my iPad to my home wifi while VPN was installed, I've been having lots of ...
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how to configure wifi power management in debian jessie

I have a plain Debian Jessie installation on my Thinkpad x230. Everything works smooth but I noticed that wifi powermanagement is set to 'off'. I can activate power management manually but after ...
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How to connect multiple access point to repeater mode? [closed]

*Question :- * i will connected to seven numbers of access points to one repeater mode is it possible it or not* please tell me the answer
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Extending coax/ethernet network [on hold]

Would this setup work? router -----> Ethernet to coax adapter (proven working) ------> Coax cable ----> antenna ------> antenna -------> coax cable -----> Ethernet to coax adapter (proven working) ...
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Connecting to PCIe 3G modem as Serial device through COM port in Windows 8.1 on Dell E7440

I have Windows 8.1 with a Dell 3g card 5570, which is actually a Sierra Wireless MC8805 HSPA+ mini PCIe modem. It works great in windows. Now I need to be able to access it as a serial device through ...
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Can I become the data returner of my wifi

I have a wifi modemn which is working well, my children also can access it. I want to make my computer become the data returner of my house's wifi modemn, to do this work: When I'm not at home, if my ...
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Wireless connection hangs after wakeup

I have an interesting problem with the WLAN connection of my surface pro 3: When I close the device it hybernates. When I wake the device up from hybernating, it remembers the last wlan connection, ...
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Airplay to Ubuntu on a different network

I'd like to airplay from my phone to my ubuntu desktop. I've installed XMBC and I think I'd be able to get that to work, except, my desktop and my iphone are on two different networks. iphone: IP: ...
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Specific ip settings for different wifi access points

I have a situation where I want to connect a tablet to two different networks, not simultaneously but switching from one to the other (and at different locations). The tablet is running on Windows ...
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Username/password authentication that works on Windows but not Ubuntu

At my school, we have to authenticate the the wireless network using a username and a password. Windows seem to handle much of the process automatically, so that the user only has to supply the ...
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Why is my speed slow for my smartphone or tablet on my second wireless router?

I have a Billion 7800NXL as my primary router and a TP-Link Archer 2 as my secondary router. When i connect my laptop to my secondary router through wireless everything is fine but when i connect my ...
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Netgear WNCE4004 Wifi Adapter Connection Trouble - Static IP Issue?

Here's my situation: I'm in the military and live in an accommodation block where internet is provided by an unprotected wifi network (I'll call this 'service wifi'). To get internet access, I login ...
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50 Clients wireless network for streaming videos [on hold]

I am currently working for a project for my university. The concept is to have a wireless AP and a local server, through which up to 50 clients can connect and stream videos depending on the users' ...
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Can't access NAS over WiFi

I have a WD MyCloud NAS wired to my Aztech router, which I must use as it provides IPTV from Singtel. This is what I can do with with the NAS. I can: access the cloud functionality into the NAS ...
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Getting WARNING: Failed to associate with BSSID using River 1.4 on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to user Reaver to get the password of a WPA2 protected connection. I have Reaver 1.4 and Aircrack-ng installed on my Ubuntu 14.04. When I run $airmon-ng start wlan0 I get Found 5 ...
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Last Accessed is updating to last access of Properties Window, not last access of file itself [closed]

The Last Accessed time stamp entry is automatically updating to the same date and time I am viewing it in the Properties window (i.e. right now), even though the file is not being opened has not been ...
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Why is my network SSID shown twice?

Sometimes when I turn on my computer and open the WiFi settings, I can see my network SSID shown twice, e.g. Network1 and Network1. The second instance disappears when I reopen the WiFi settings and ...
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Can I increase range for my d-link dwa-125 wifi adapter?

I have got this d-link's wifi adapter. It comes with an extension pad so I can move it around for approx 1m instead of being constantly plugged into usb port. I also have wifi antenna which I got ...
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How to re-enable wlan0 after backports disabled it

I have a PC with Ubuntu 14.10 and I tried to install backports following the instructions here (except for cooked monitor interface, compiling my own, and I couldn't check if I had ath10k firmware, I ...
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Wireshark does not show wlan traffic of iOs/Android devices (but shows traffic of my others devices)

i am trying to sniff the Wifi traffic of my home network. for that, i run Backtrack LiveCD on a laptop with a DLINK AirPlus DWL g650 wifi adapter. i set my WPA key in wireshark, and running wlan ...
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Dual band 2x2 WiFi card in a 1x1 laptop

I've got a HP ProBook with a rather meh Qualcomm QCA9565 wireless N card (1x1), and I'm considering getting an Intel Wireless AC card to replace it. I have two choices: the Intel 3160AC which is a ...
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Can't load webpages every few hours

My Problem 2 or 3 times a day, I can’t load any websites in any of my browsers. The weird part is, it’s currently only affecting my laptop and my cellphone (it used to be all internet connected ...
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Are there any tricks with Xfinity WiFi Authentication

So, a minor mystery for me. I have (unfortunately) Comcast as my only Internet choice. At one point I authenticated to XfinityWifi at some AP. Since then, I've reset the network settings on my iOS 8 ...
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A software to restrict wifi ussage [closed]

I own a cybercafe and customers asks for password of my wifi so they can use internet on their mobile phones. Now the problem is I am unable to restrict them on per hour basis. Only thing I can do ...
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Wifi crashes sometimes after PC wakeup (MSI GS60 2QE)

When my computer (MSI GS60 2QE) is in sleep, when it resumes from sleep, wifi crashes half the time (the network card isn't detected anymore and I have to put my computer in sleep again to ensure it ...
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Remove the “2” after the SSID on Windows 8.0

I am using Windows 8.0. When I am connected to my wireless router, I see "[SSID] 2" when I hover over the network icon in the desktop tray. I have used netsh wlan delete profile name="[SSID]" to no ...