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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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 ...
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Networking not working due to MAC address in VirtualBox Ubuntu guest?

I have an Ubuntu VirtualBox VM guest under a Windows 10 host. At home I can connect to my wireless network and see the internet if I use bridged adapter, but not NAT. With NAT Ubuntu says I'm ...
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802.11N in TP-LINK TL-WN722N

I'm using usb dongle TL-WN722N as Acess Point on my Raspberry Pi B 2. It works as AP but I can't get 802.11N speeds to work. My max Bit Rates is 65 Mb/s. Is this correct? sudo iw list: Wiphy phy0 ...
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Scan Wirelessly

How can I Scan from a Brother MFC-J625DW wirelessly to Mac !0.10.5 OS X Yosemite. I can print with no problem and have trialed Vue Scan which worked effortlessly but I cannot use OS X Yosemite yet all ...
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Router settings for maximum speed

When connected to the ethernet, I get a full 100 MBPS connection. However, through the Wifi, I end up getting 70 MBPS and it seems like the speed decreases when I am away from the router, even ...
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Debugging a wifi connection?

We have a wireless modem from TWC, model TC8715D from Technicolor, which occasionally stops working even though the connected devices say that they're still connected. On both my phone and my laptop, ...
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Skip “Select a Network” during Chromebook setup

I purchased a Toshiba Satellite Chromebook for testing and evaluation of ChromeOS. On the first screen I am prompted to select a network. The image below is from HP docs because Toshiba does not ...
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Wifi Router Netgear DG834N and switch Netgear GS108GE ProSafe Switch don't talk to each other

I own the hardware described in the title, a WiFi router and a switch. WiFi Router and switch and connected using a cable. From a laptop I can connect to WiFi network just fine and browse the ...
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Best Way To Get Around School Proxy? [closed]

To connect to and use the school wifi requires using a provided .pac file, which then blocks pretty much every useful website to exist. I know web-based proxies such as glype work to get around it, ...
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Multicast rate for each group

Is it possible to configure home wifi routers (like Linksys E4200, EA4500, DIR-655, etc.) to have a separate multicast rate for each multicast group? Ex: 239.0.0.1 should be configured at a multicast ...
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How can my macbook be able to ping google but not my router?

I've been having a lot of trouble recently with my macbook dropping internet connection intermittently. Every 5 minutes or so. So I've been trying to determine where the failure is occurring. Virgin ...
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Connect to an upper level network's device

I have the following local network: My laptop is running windows 8.1. When I connect to the network through cable (B) windows automatically detects the printer and I am all set to print, But when ...
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Internet connection is lost very often

I have recently connected to some fiber infrastructure for internet. I am connected to it with my laptop and my phone, via a TP-LINK TL-WDR4300 router. I often encounter connection losses, like ...
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Connecting extenders to an ethernet switch but keeping them as seperate wifi-networks

What I want is to use ethernet cables between a ethernet switch (3Com Baseline Switch 2952 SFP-Plus) and a few accesspoints but I still want them to be seperate networks. The reason is that I have a ...
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Wireless stops working when ethernet cable is unplugged

I have an ASUS ROG using Windows 10 and every time I unplug the Ethernet cable the wireless stops working. Sometimes I choose fix errors and it works but other times the only option to put wireless ...
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Constant disconnection Ubuntu 14.04

I had a similar problem before, I tried many many distros before (debian,arch,fedora) and had the problem of constant disconnection and the authentication bug. It was persistent , which made me think ...