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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I can't find my modem IP at all

Every tutorial I've found so far help me find my router IP but I need my modem IP as well. I have two devices, a wifi router and a dsl modem, not 2 in 1. The ipconfig -> default gateway, returns the ...
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WNR2000 N300 Router Overloaded?

Hope someone can help point me in the right direction. Here is my issue: For a local fitness club, they offer free open access WiFi. It has a dedicated connection, with a 16/3 broadband connection. ...
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where is my port being blocked?

I'm trying to setup this software that allows me to use my laptop camera as surveillance and remotely access it via a website. I need to open a port that I can use to access the camera via a web ...
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Setting a system for university dorm voice communication

I'm interested in setting up a system which would allow students in my university dorm to communicate to each other freely. Not sure if we can use existing wifi-routers installed in our hostel ( ...
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Unable to open login portal page to connect wireless network

I am able to login an open wireless network by my phone but not by my laptop. Actually when I connect my Windows phone it automatically takes me to login portal where I can enter username and ...
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Making a Synology diskstation accessible via WLAN

tl;dr What do I need to get a Synology DS214 locked in a cellar room to connect to my Wifi/ethernet/DSL router (to which the DS414 and the clients are connected via ethernet)? The situation I have ...
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any way to make a upd tunnel work in a protected proxy wireless connection?

Is there a way to use udp tunnel through any software ? Its a proxy protected wireless connection which only allows htpp. Any ideas to make udp work ?
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Wifi Hotspot From A none Wifi Device?

So I have some specific problems that made only my desktop PC could connect to my Ethernet network while my laptop cant . so is there anyway to create a wifi hotspot from my desktop which has no wifi ...
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LAN with proxy to proxyless hotspot

I have proxy server based Ethernet port. Can I create a WiFi hotspot using a WiFi router that requires no proxy information? If so how could it be done? Thanks in advance...
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No networks found upon returning to original location

The oddest thing is happening with my network connection. I can work on it fine at home, and then I bring it to school and it connects automatically to that network too. But then when I get back ...
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Fast internet, super slow wifi [on hold]

My direct line internet is 125 mbps. Yet when I disconnect the very same computer that is 4 feet from the wireless router, the speed drops to 1 - 5 mbps. I just had a new router installed. When I ...
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Forwarding some ports and websites from “eth0” to “wlan0” with IPTables

I have eth0 and wlan0 devices in my work laptop. eth0 access the company's network and it comes with the whole firewall rules and so on. So I’m unable to use Skype, Google Hangouts and other things I ...
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hostapd + Ubuntu 14.04 Driver Issue for TL-WN725N v2

I recently purchased a TL-WN725N v2 usb dongle so that it may be used for my Ubuntu virtual machine. My Ubuntu installation seemed to install the correct drivers when plugging in the usb dongle ...
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Cannot access windows7 hosted network from lumia 630

I have created a hosted network in my windows7 system. But my Lumia 630 but my phone can't connect to this except once(when I started the hosted network first time). Every time when i try to connect I ...
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How can I troubleshoot poor wifi performance?

I recently installed a new Gateway combined modem/router from Comcast/Xfinity. Since then 3 of our devices (Macbook Pro, 2 iPads) connect fine but the other (3 year old HP laptop) exhibits the ...
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Speed up automatic connection to predefined wireless networks Windows

Is there a way to speed up the 'connect automatically' behavior in Windows? Sometimes it's so slow that I have to manually search for the preregistered wireless network and click connect. Sometimes it ...
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Slow internet connection speed compared to other hosts in the same network

My home network consists of an ADSL modem, directly connected to the Internet, and two laptops, connected to the modem using wireless cards. One of the laptops uses Microsoft Windows 7 and the other ...
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Port forwarding from one router to router, then to a machine on the second router

I have a combo modem/router provided by my ISP. I plugged a second router into this device because the wireless speeds were subpar. Now I am trying to set up a home media server that is accessible ...
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OpenVPN: client to LAN

I set up an OpenVPN server on a Debian machine under my router. I port forward all UDP 1194 connections to the server, and I am able to connect successfully from my windows machine using the OpenVPN ...
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Cannot ping to default gateway from computer inside private network

I have one desktop PC, laptop and android mobile. I have created a WiFi hotspot on my desktop PC so that I can use my internet on mobile as well on a laptop and it's working great, but now I want to ...
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WAN Bypass - Working over short cable, not Ethernet in wall

Aim I have an existing WiFi router and network, with both wireless and wired devices. However, I need to expand the size of my WiFi network. I have an Ethernet connection between two parts of my ...
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How to get printer IP addresses via the command line in Linux?

I’m trying to create a script to get all the IP address of wireless printers on the network. The problem is I’m not sure where to start I’ve looked into the CUPS but every document or tutorial only ...
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kali linux doesn't detect wireless networks

I have an Asus zenbook ux31a It doesn't detect any wireless networks eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 7e:c5:37:b4:02:6a inet addr:172.20.10.5 Bcast:172.20.10.15 ...
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Can I run my HP ProBook 4230s laptop without the wireless card in the slot?

I am having problems with the built-in wireless card. At the moment, I can’t even boot the laptop—an HP ProBook 4230s—because it says error 104: unsupported wireless network device detected, so I ...
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Is it possible to give priority to browsers on a router

i have a TPlink WR940N router and i want to give bandwidth priority to browsers. since some users download large files using download managers, i don't want other users who just browse the web to be ...
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Placing a FiOS Internet behind firewall

As a "little bit" paranoid person, I want to get rid of ActionTec wireless router. Currently any Verizon subscriber receives an ActionTec router (http://www.actiontec.com/41.html) These routers does ...
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Unable to “see” wireless networks on Linux Mint 17.1 on macbook pro 7.1

I've installed Linux Mint 64-bit MATE on my MacBook Pro 2010 and proceed to install the wireless drivers. However no wireless networks are detected when both my iPhone and OS X detect at least 30 ...
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Custom nameservers over wifi hotspots with initial web login

I have built a portable router using a raspberry pi. My setup works, unless I connect to a hotspot that requires some kind of web based login. After some investigation, I think I've tracked it down ...
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Can't re-connect to wifi

I'm running Kubuntu 14.04 with plasma desktop. The problem is every time I need to connect to wifi, I have to change my SID in router for Kubuntu to be able to connect. Whenever I don't change the ...
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How to show battery life of wireless wireless keyboard as well as caps lock, num lock, scroll lock, status on screen? [on hold]

I am using wireless mouse and keyboard. There is no numlock light. Usually if I press caps lock, something flash on screen saying that caps lock on. Also sometimes I see warning that battery is about ...
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Connect Phone Jack [migrated]

Hello everyone I’m really hoping someone could help me out here. I just had my house phone connected and the phone is wired through a conduit in the wall so everything looks as professional as ...
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Broadcom 4360 wireless setup w/ Ubuntu 14.10

I am attempting to set up my wireless adapter, but I can't seem to get the drivers installed properly. OS: Ubuntu 14.10 Motherboard: ASUS X99-Deluxe (wireless adapter is embedded) Adapter: Broadcom ...
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Access point redirect

I've got a Raspberry Pi and I want to create Wi-Fi hotspot, but I need it to do this: when a user visits a specific site (any page or subdomain: *.google.com/* ) for the first time, he should be ...
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windows 10 breaks wireless network

I have a really strange issue with Windows 10 and WiFi. When I connect to my WiFi network everything works fine for a few minutes. After a few minutes, first there is no Internet connection (I can't ...
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No network identification, or network access [on hold]

after getting a new cat5 cable for the connection between my router and modem; I have been getting no internet access, nor internet identification. I am trying to use a 5GHz network, I don't know if ...
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Windows 8.1 as captive portal

At my workplace we are creating an embedded solution based on a very compact computer running Win 8.1. The machine will run our server software, will have only lan and wifi access, and must expose a ...
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Combine cisco router and linksys access point

Hi i am starting a network in my office. I want to use cisco for router and access point but due to limited budget i have to search for alternative. My plan is to use cisco for the router (CISCO ...
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dell Inspiron 15 n5050 service tag 32kwlr1 [on hold]

This computer stopped connecting to internet through wireless of wired connection. It will not connect with a Belkin wireless adapter. Have downloaded driver from dell web site. Computer still shows ...
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ASUS X-99 Deluxe Wireless Antenna Installation

I have a relatively new workstation with an ASUS X-99 Deluxe motherboard. This model features a built-in wireless adapter, and comes with a wireless antenna. When I connect the antenna to the ports ...
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Lenovo E43 laptop not connecting to Wi-Fi

I have Lenovo E43 which has Windows 7 Professional installed. I turn on the manual Wi-Fi Switch, but can’t seem to scan available networks so that I can connect. When I trouble shoot it tells me turn ...
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How to make a multicast IPTV video stream accessible through WiFi, when it's only accessible through wired connection

So thanks to my service provider I'm able to watch some TV channels through the computer, using software (VLC, ffplay, MPlayer, etc) that is capable of playing multicast UDP streams. My problem is ...
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How to get Miracast working with Sitecom WLA 7100

I bought a Sitecom AC1200 / WLA7100 Wifi adapter and a LG 42LB650V TV which supports Miracast so I can share the screen of my PC (running Windows 8.1) on my TV using Miracast. The problem is that the ...
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Laptop can't access college network

To access the internet in college I need to log in to the network. I should be redirected to a page where I enter my student number and password. I brought my laptop in, but when I opened the browser ...
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WBR-6011 router firmware upgrade

I'm trying to upgrade my Level One WBR-6011 router firmware to 1.00.08 I have downloaded from official site. From administration page I do choose file and upload. After half an hour I'm back to my ...
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How to best aim a router antenna for reception? [duplicate]

I'm using an ASUS RT-AC68U router which has three antennas, that I see in manual set up as middle pointing straight up, left one pointing left at 45 degree angle, and right one pointing right at 45 ...
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AT&T U-Verse modem/router to router is very slow

I have an ASUS RT-N66U router behind the AT&T U-Verse supplied 2wire modem/router on a 24Mbps connection. The ASUS is behind the U-Verse 2wire modem, as I want to use OpenDNS and wireless N and ...
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Does unified Wifi/Bluetooth/Infrared hardware exist? [closed]

I've searched the internet for this but ended up on dead ends every try. I'm looking for hardware that's capable of receiving/transmittion signals using: Wireless (a, b, g, n and ac Dual Channel ...
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Wifi password on motorola SBG941 reverts after a short period of time following a change

So, I have a Motorola SBG941 router and I'd like to change the wireless password from the default, in theory this should work fine. And it does... sorta, I can change the password but it reverts ...
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List wireless networks on Mac with external WiFi adapter

I know I can use the airport command on a Mac to list nearby wireless networks, but this only seems to work for the built-in WiFi card. How can I do this if I'm using an external, USB WiFi adapter? ...
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PCs and printer are unable to communicate with each other even if they both can communicate with the router over wifi

both my printer and my PC are connect to the router (DLink DIR-605L) using WIFI and internet is working on my PC. My printer works only if I connect my PC to router over a ethernet cable but it ...