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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Did a command in Command Prompt, should I change them?

I was following a tutorial online for creating a WiFi hotspot and it said to do this line in command prompt (as administrator): netsh wlan set hostednetwork mode=allow ssid=www.FastTechBuzz.com ...
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connect to host in the same network behind firewall who block ssh

I try to connect to my raspberry witch is in the same network with ssh (wireless network). my firewall block ssh connections. I changed the port to listen in my raspberry to 80 nano ...
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Disable default gateway on router

I have a router that I'm connecting to a laptop through ethernet, this router is acting as an access point for other devices. At the same time I'm connecting to the internet through wifi. I achieved ...
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Dont know how to turn on Wireless

I have a Toshiba Satellite Windows 7 (64) without its Factory Hard Drive. Had to replace it with a new one so all the Toshiba Drivers used for the FN Keys are gone so the one key that turns it on no ...
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stop network manager cycling access points

I have a fedora linux dell laptop, and a wifi network which has three access points broadcasting the same ssid on differing (non overlapping) channels. Two of these APs are a long way off, and the ...
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Y Routing two routers and networking computer between them

I'm trying to set up a network with two routers (or one router one ap) in my building for work. I cannot access the modem because it's in another part of the building, but it's wired to the front and ...
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How to know which of the access points is the root access point

I my office I have 3 Cisco Aironet 1130AG series access points. I want to setup a new access point as a repeater. So far I have configured it a repeater using Cisco's website. Also, I am configuring ...
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Add static IPs (for web devel) when using DHCP on Linux

(This post is in two parts: top part is what I've tried, bottom half is what I'm actually trying to do.) New notebook, Mint 16 (which uses NetworkManager), and I'm trying to just use wifi+DHCP to ...
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One computer takes the internet

One of my computers has a steady connection, but when I turn the other one on, the connection suddenly gets so slow and I cannot download anything. I have looked for solutions but cannot find any ...
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Connect Ethernet to Internet via Verizon Hotspot [on hold]

How can I connect the Ethernet output from a camera security system to the Internet via Verizon Hotspot
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IP attributed with Microsoft Virtual Wifi Miniport Adapter

I created a "Wireless Hosted Network" using this very helpful command : netsh wlan set hostednetwork mode=allow ssid=YourVirtualNetworkName key=YourNetworkPassword (It is a very interesting ...
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wireless connection get listed as eth1 + UNIX + MacoX

I'm not sure what is the best word to put forward for this since I'm connected to my wireless router and by that definition I was assuming the ifconfig to list my ip in wlan0 section but it display ...
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Proxy alternatives/Lightspeed systems

Please read the entire section before answering. Our school IT is extremely uncooperative and will not assist us. WEBSITES SUCH AS WIKI ANSWERS, UNITY FORUMS, AND THIS WEBSITE ARE BLOCKED. I HAVE NO ...
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How to change/forge the MAC address of a Windows network bridge?

I tried to modify the registry (in HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Class{4D36E972-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318}) but it doesn't seem to work. The MAC address shown in the status of ...
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High Data Usage Unexpectedly Win7 and Process Explorer

Noticed on another discussion on Super User: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/bb896653.aspx There was a reference to 'Process Explorer'. I have a high usage on network, 2 ...
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What is an antenna chain and how do I figure out the correct setting for my router?

Information on antenna chains has been difficult to find, (google seems to think I want to search for antenna gain). I found this IEEE article which defines what they are, but it doesn't explain how ...
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Wireshark only capturing beacon frames

I am trying to sniff my own network to capture http traffic. On airodump my network security show "WPA - TKIP - PSK", so I went to Wireshark > Edit > Preferences > Protocols > IEEE 802.11 > Enabled ...
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Wireless network profiles resetting [on hold]

For some reason, my wireless network settings are resetting each time I reboot my computer. It will not reconnect to my WPA2 secured network, I have to re-enter my password and add it is a network ...
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Connecting local network using switch and router with just 2 interfaces

I need to connect a very small network (< 5 devices) to another network. The other network provides only a wireless AP. I was thinking about using an old Linux box with a wifi card and a single ...
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using pam_mount in WLAN setting

I thought this should be a simple exercise here, but obviously I couldn't find a solution, yet. I use KDE on Ubuntu 12 LTS. I want to use libpam-mount to mount a nfs share to a directory within user's ...
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virtual router plus could not be started

I installed virtual router first, but it was not able to start. So I installed virtual router plus(VRP) software. I do "sharing" enabled in my broadband connection adapter "Local area connection". ...
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Windows Server 2012 Desktop Virtualization Over WiFi

I want to make a system where: -A client can connect to a server -The client is given access to their own virtual desktop based on an account they log into -In this desktop everything is processed on ...
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Virtual Box is causing Windows' status tray icon to inaccurately report connectivity status

I recently installed Virtual Box 4.3.10 on my Windows 7 box. Since then, the system tray's network icon appears as if I am disconnected from WiFi when I am actually connected. I was able to isolate ...
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OS X / Windows bootcamp, Wi-Fi drops on OS X only

While I know there can be a vast sea of different explanations to this matter, I am trying to figure out why my Wi-Fi keeps dropping on OS X but not on my Windows(bootcamp)-partition. Symptoms: - I ...
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Connect 3 laptops

I am working on a problem but not able to solve it. It goes like this I have 3 laptops, laptop1 is connected to wired network , laptop2 is in having wireless connection with laptop1 , laptop3 is ...
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Extending Range of Generic 2.4Ghz wireless devices (headsets, mice, keyboards)

Do the tools exist to extend the range of generic wireless devices? I've attempted to use a standard wireless extenders, but they are all marketed as being suitable for Wireless "Internet" signals. I ...
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Smartphone drops Internet connection [on hold]

There is a problem with the connection between my router and my smartphone.When im at home the smartphone connects to the router properly (i get email alerts , download updates via playstore etc). The ...
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Network adapters for Sony Vaio VPCEH2D0E

I have been painstakingly searching the web for answers with no result!! I rebooted and reinstalled windows 7 on my pc. I am running windows 7 ultimate 32-bit on a Sony Vaio intel pentium CPU B950. ...
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Can I reduce AP's network and system load with using 802.11b on 802.11g AP?

One of my customer uses 3 Linksys WAP200 AP. Recently, customer reports that they got low wireless speed(about 500kB/s) and low wireless connection reliability. (That means, wireless links keep ...
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Does the Medialink Wireless-N AP support transparent LAN bridging?

I would like to set up my new Medialink Wireless-N Router as a "transparent bridge" to my LAN such that wireless clients appear to be on the same network as the wired. Does this AP support such a ...
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A “home server” to “control” other PCs

I might be asking a lot from the title so let me clarify. I'm an I.T System Administrator. I understand Client-Server relationship fully. I use Windows GPO on our server for almost every use Windows ...
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How to find out if a linux machine was connected to a certain wireless access point ?(wireless connection history)

I am trying to find out a piece of log that states that a machine was connected to a certain wireless access point sometime in the past. Where exactly does linux store this information.(some file in ...
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Wireless range extender now stops internet access when switched on (and other issues)

I have a Netgear DGN2200 router, and two TP-Link range extenders, TL-WA730RE and TL-WA830RE. This configuration used to work just fine until a few weeks ago, but has started to play up recently. I ...
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show message when devices connected wireless router

I'm guessing the only way "Universally" to show a message like "Welcome to my WiFi connection" is through a html landing page( redirection). I would say SMB but I believe Windows 8 doesn't allow you ...
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Limit the size of the Kismet PCAP output file?

I am running some kismet captures, and I need to continuously parse the outputted PCAP files, so in order to do this I need Kismet to save the file, and start a new one periodically (I use ...
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How do the user see what i have been doing with their wifi?

I am a foreign student and stay in homestay. I have to pay for wifi once a month and they offered me a password & their wifi is encrypted by WPA2 Personal. Since i am not the only student living, ...
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Minidump reading help for BSOD

I've been having BSOD over the past few days. Nothing intentionally installed - apart from regular updates. BSOD appears to be related to wifi/network/bluetooth activity. Started to happen when BT ...
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access my desktop from android device [duplicate]

I want to access my desktop (Windows/linux/unix) from android device 1 and to share files(from desktop) to android device 2,3 etc. I need some guidance to start this android development.If any one ...
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TP Link ADSL moderm TD-W8951ND power failure

Problem with this router TD_W8951ND is when I connected the power adapter to the 60way surge protectors connected with all other equipments, it keeps turning off after a week but as I connected to on ...
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Extend wireless range with a second router

I've read that using the router as an access point would be a solution, but is it possible to do this wirelessly, i.e without using a cat-5 cable? I haven't tried this yet, as I'm not sure if this is ...
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Access/Control Desktop using Android [closed]

I want to control/access my desktop (Windows/linux/unix) from android device. I need some guidance to start this android development.If any one has any idea regarding same that is any sdk i can ...
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Dual WiFi Access Point Setup with Android

I have 2 identical (model, firmware, etc) 802.11n WiFi routers acting as WiFi Access Points by having both configured with the same SSID, password, security type, etc but different wireless channels ...
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How can I achieve Gigabit LAN speed without wires?

I have a Netgear Router which connects to my Cisco router. I have a gigabit switch which connects to my servers in my Garage.. I am currently connecting with wifi adapter on my desktop (in my room) ...
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OpenWRT: basic network configuration

Just installed OpenWRT 12.09 in my router, but became a little confusing about interfaces/bridges/vlans, please help me to understand! After my first boot, I logged in and setted my root password, ...
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Intel Wireless-N 7260 slow on linux

I just bought a new Acer Aspire V7-582PG which has an Intel Corporation Dual Band Wireless-N 7260 (rev 73) Wifi card. In windows, everything works fine, but using linux, the internet speed is quite ...
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Computer can not connect to some wifi networks

I have an laptop running Windows 8.1 X64 and when I connect it to my WiFi network works like a charm but in my girlfriend's house it connect's but I can not access to the internet and in the same ...
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Can a DHCP router with MAC address whitelist be hacked with a VM?

I locked down my whole network’s MAC addresses so that only CPU’s on the whitelist can get an IP from the AirPort Extreme DHCP server and router. Well, guess what. A Mavericks VM with a completely ...
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Looking for a 5GHz wifi USB adapter with Linux support [closed]

It looks like that 802.11ac devices are not well supported, at least by the vanilla kernel. So I can settle for abgn. I don't mind downloading and compiling the driver myself as long as it works.
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Windows laptop losing connection to Airport Express

I have a Windows 7 laptop connecting through wifi to an Airport Extreme router at work. When I leave work in the evening with my hibernating laptop and come back the following morning, it's unable to ...
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How to setup OSX as a wifi router from the command line

I need to setup my mac as wifi-router. I want it to appear indistinguishable from a stand alone wifi-router. I don't want internet access. Things I've tried. Turning on Internet Sharing Doesn't ...