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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two internet connection , one 3g router one cable router , one network

Here is my situation , I have two internet connection : Cable internet Wireless usb wifi dongle ( Its wifi dongle it creates it's wireless network ) The Cable internet is used for my NAS and ...
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How do I put my wireless interface back into managed mode from monitor mode in OSX without rebooting?

On Mac OSX, I can turn my wireless interface in monitor mode, as explained in a 2007 OSXdaily article. I can also use the integrated Wireless Diagnostics utility to do so. Unfortunately, none of ...
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teracom router assigning same ip address to different devices

I am using a PC and an android device for internet over a single wifi router. The router is assigning same ip address to both pc and the android device. only the first device that is connected to ...
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Reaver keeps repeating the same pin on Kali linux

I am trying to hack with WPA2 PSK but there signal strength is under -50db It does this (only one PIN again and again). I have a 2.4 Ghz wireless Adapter Is this true? Here is the last REAVER command ...
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How to find Raspberry Pi on Network

I have a Raspberry Pi connected to the Internet via LAN or via wireless. How do I scan my local network for its IP address so I can SSH into it? While I can just connect it to a monitor and manually ...
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Chromebook wireless standard in use with router (how to identify)

Does anyone know how to find out which wireless standard is being used in the communication between my Chromebook computer and my router? I saw a great answer to this question for a Windows ...
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Connection issue with Rogers Wireless Router

I recently installed the Rogers (Advanced) Wireless Router. All of my computers were able to connect to the wireless (2.4G, 5G), except for one. The computer with the wireless issue is an Asus ...
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Are All Wireless Cards Compatible With the Motherboard? Regardless of What Type of Board and Card it is?

This may sound like a stupid question, and please don't shoot me down for this. But I am thinking of getting a wireless card for my desktop. More specifically, a TP-Link TL-WDN4800 wireless card. I ...
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Cannot connect to FTP Servers

Ok here is what I found out so far. Since the Filezilla update to 3.10 I cannot connect to any FTP Servers on my Windows PC. I downgraded Filezilla to 3.9 but still get this error which looks like ...
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How to find out the Wi-Fi password once already connected?

I'm using my home network, but I am not an administrator and did not set up the network either. As far as I can tell, the network is connected and there's a passcode to enter, but I am always ...
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Modem, switch & wireless router network connection

The Network has setup as in image: The modem is a CenturyLink DSL modem with four router outputs. One of the outputs is connected to a Netgear Managed switch. The switch is then connected to four ...
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Send and receive raw 802.11 frames on Linux

I'm looking for a way to send and receive raw 802.11 frames using USB wireless adapters (such as the Alfa AWUS036H) while they are in monitor mode. Is this possible? There are plenty of ways to do ...
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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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Cheat restricted wifi and networks [on hold]

I'm living in a dorm and my network provider has monopoly. We can't use personal wireless routers because they are forbidden and we cant do anything because we dont have any alternative for network. A ...
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Simulating a “typical” bad network for testing, what's the limit of “bad”? [on hold]

We have been working on an IP-based camera and have just killed a bug that was only visible on bad (laggy / lossy / weak radio) connections. This showed up the need to have a "bad" network in our ...
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How to share wifi connection between Guest OS(Windows XP) and Host OS(Ubuntu 14.10)

I just installed Windows XP through VirtualBox and installed "Guest Additions too" too. How do I go about sharing my wi-fi connection?
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Linksys E2500 5GHz not working

I have a Linksys E2500 and I have been using it in 2.4GHz/5Ghz dual mode for a long time. But as of yesterday I can't connect to, even see the 5GHz network. LAN and 2.4GHz work fine. This happened ...
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Issues running a simple Java client server program

I want to run client server program in two different machines to read and write the data. How can I do that. My PC is connected to LAN with ip address 192.168.1.104 and my laptop is connected to ...
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DLINK router variable speeds

I have a dlink wireless router that has served me well in the past. But this last month, it has slowed down dramatically - my wireless connection has dropped from an avg of 30-50 mbps to appx 7 mbps, ...
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Is the Ideaworks Wi-Fi antenna (USB) compatible with Windows 8.1?

I have an Ideaworks Wi-Fi (USB) antenna and am having difficulty getting it to work.It says that it’s compatible with Windows XP, Windows Vista, 7, and Windows 8. I am running Windows 8.1 and cannot ...
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Have to Disable and Enable Adapter Every 60 seconds to use internet

I used to have a normal wireless modem that worked perfectly with high speed on my desktop playing PC games online. Now I have a Clear Spot Hot Spot thing, basically a 4G portable hotspot. It ...
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Trying to use mdk3 with Alfa AWUS036NHA, wireshark detects frames but cannot detect network

I'm testing out some various tools, trying to get them to work, but I cannot seem to get the MDK3 beacon flooding mode to work. I'm currently running Debian with a few Kali repositories installed. I'm ...
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Automatic re-connection to public WiFi hotspot with web-based sign-in?

There are many public WiFi hotspots that require you to visit a special login page before they let you connect to the Internet. Often they have a time limit after which you have to repeat the login ...
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can client server program run on two different machines

I have a PC with IP address 192.168.153.1 connected to LAN and i have a laptop with IP address 192.168.1.115 connected to WiFi. When I try to ping from PC to laptop im getting destination host ...
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How can I connect to a Mobile Broadband device and a Wifi network simultaneously, and use the Mobile Broadband internet?

In my current work situation, I'm using a Windows 8 laptop and I need to be connected to two networks simultaneously: A Telstra mobile broadband device, which has internet access. This is connected ...
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Strong wireless signal yet apparently randomly no internet connection. Other devices work through wireless

My daughter's laptop (Windows 7 - fully updated) gets a strong wireless signal yet apparently randomly cannot get an internet connection. It's not truly random. So it's always worked in my home. It ...
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Should I be able to see my broadcast SSID when my router is turned off

Is it possible for my employer to spoof my wireless hub by using the same SSID. I am not trying to be paranoid but I have seen some strange behavior. Here are some of the issues that I have seen. ...
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Setup bandwith limit on WNR3500Lv2

Is it possible to set a bandwith limit to a specific computer or network(in case of two WANs from same router) using WNR3500Lv2 with the standard firmware? And if not is there any firmware out there ...
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'iwlist wlan0 bitrate' says “unknown bit-rate information”

I set bit-rate of wireless interface 'wlan0' using iwconfig wlan0 rate 54M fixed Now, how do I verify if it was set right? iwlist wlan0 bitrate says unknown bit-rate information
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Wireless disconnects on cable plug

I work on Dell Precision M4800 and I would like to know If It's possible to be connected to the wired network(company) and wireless(unlocked) at the same time. For now when I am connected to wireless ...
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How to restrict WIFI for only specific connection?

I want to add WIFI PCI card on few desktops. I do not want those cards to detect any network and only with manual configuration I should latch it to require network. Is this setting possible. Also if ...
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Network config is lost when computer power cable is disconnected, how can i avoid setting up a wireless connection each time this happens?

Wireless network is working as it should on all devices, except the computer with windows vista. It can find the network, but it can't connect even though it is the right pswd. When looking at the ...
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Why I can't open my localhost site with internet IP?

About two years ago, I had a different connection and users—even me—were able to open my site via my internet IP or connect to my TeamSpeakServer. But ever since I changed—I reinstalled Windows too—no ...
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Can 802.1Q VLAN packets be passed through Wi-Fi transparently?

I'd like to reduce some wires. But my TV box requires both Internet connection with Ethernet and IPTV broadcast signal within VLAN. So I have to pass plain Ethernet packets and VLAN packets with ...
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Bitdefender Firewall blocking Wifi (trusted network), No DNS probe finished

Bitdefender has blocked my wifi network multiple times, and when i load the internet google chrome says DNS probe not finished. The only way i can get on to the internet is to turn off the fire wall ...
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Wired network, with some nodes that need to switch to wireless for internet

I have a mini network cabled together on a gigabit switch (not linked to internet), with a few nodes which have wireless for internet too. Problem is, large files need to be transferred between PC's, ...
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How to block specific sites on Asus wifi router?

I have this router (Asus Wireless-N300 Router). Also I have Windows 7 workstation and ipad 4. The workstation is connected to router with help a ethernet cable. Ipad 4 gets internet on wifi. I want ...
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OSX Authentication/Connection Issues

I've posted this on community.ubnt.com too HI all, I recently redeployed our UniFi system and upgraded to 3.2.9 using FreeRADIUS for authentication We have a fleet of various Toshiba and Lenovos ...
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Linux Mint 17 does not ask for wireless password

I have Linux Mint 17 (w/ Cinnamon) installed on my computer and having trouble connecting to protected wireless networks. I can see all the available networks, I can click on them to connect, I can ...
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How to prepare Laptop (or other device) for a mobile hotspot to save data

I want to browse the internet with my laptop over my mobile data plan using a mobile Wi-Fi- or USB hotspot. My data plan is limited to a certain amount of data and I don't want to spend that on ...
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Why are my Windows networked machines not finding any wireless networks?

At home, we have a wireless network that has about 10 people connected to it. Every few hours or so, someone calls me over because a computer has lost their wireless connection and won't reconnect. ...
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bcm4331 (wifi) doesn't work on FreeBSD 10.1

I've installed FreeBSD 10.1 on my MacBook Pro Mid 2012 (MacBook Pro 9.2). Everything works pretty good, except Wifi interface (bcm4331). FreeBSD has two modules - bwi-firmware-kmod and ...
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connect a usb only printer to router without usb port via usb to ethernet adapter

I have cisco linksys router which does not have a usb port and a usb to ethernet adapter. When I am trying to connect the printer to the router using the adapter the router does not shows the device ...
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Using Server 2012 r2 as Home router

What software / hardware would I need to setup a machine running server 2012 r2 as a home router? It needs to have all the features of a standard router & be able to shape & limit a users ...
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What is this misterious entry on my FritzBox router

My router at home is a FritzBox. When I go into the control panel and I look at the devices connected in the local network, and I see something very particular. mercury is the name of my Desktop ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.1 Glitch

Yesterday was the day when I finally became a real person; I installed Ubuntu 14.04.1. I was so excited, at long last, to see that purple screen that reads "Ubuntu". I got to mess around with the OS a ...
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How can I test to be sure my wifi access point is failing?

I have a Logitech wifi router, with just one LAN and one WAN input. I hook it up to my cable router to create a wifi access on my LAN. I have a laptop (running Ubuntu), an Android tablet, an Android ...
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Wireless does not work on laptop

I have been having problems with the wireless network connection on my laptop for a while. (Samsumg Np905S3g) All drivers should be up to date, as well as windos updates. I have tried a clean install ...
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Accessing to IP cameras behind TL-MR3020 nano router

What I want to do is connecting several IP cameras to my LAN with wireless router/AP. I have a main USRobotics modem/router/AP (192.168.1.1) and all my computers are connected to that one using ...
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Wifi related weirdness / dropping connection

I'm having some weird wifi issues at home which I cannot figure out. My problem is that the wifi connection randomly drops and, sometimes, will not reconnect. My home property is an apartment with 3 ...