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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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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Assistance w IP Camera

I have 2 Sricam Cameras that are installed for my livestock in an outdoor building. I successfully installed both cameras to my Nanostation M2. Both cameras worked great for a few days until one ...
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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

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? [on hold]

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 ...
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Software wifi bridge cant authenticate to access point for reason 3

I have a Edimax EW-7811Un USB-dongle and try to build up a software bridge between wired (eth0) and wireless (wlan1) interface. The wlan interface should work in client mode so no hostapd is needed. I ...
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Sign into WPA2 network that requires a username from mac terminal?

I am trying to sign into my school's network through terminal. It has WPA2 security, however it requires that I put a username along with a password. Is this possible to do from terminal? Side note: ...
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Data Transfer Rate

This may be a very newbie question but I am just confused in general about the following. I have a 300Mbps router (wireless-N) and with my ISP, I have a 15Mbps download rate. So my question is, what ...
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Why is the internet speed lower when behind a router in my setup?

The Setup I've got a SB6141 cable modem connected to a NETGEAR N600 Dual Band Wi-Fi Router (WNDR3400) and am on the comcast deluxe50 business plan (50Mbps up 10Mbps down). Wifi set up is pictured ...
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Wi-Fi-enable a USB hard drive

I have a "smart picture frame" type of device that displays media files from a connected USB hard drive. I wonder if it is possible to stream some files to this hard drive via my home network by ...
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Use DSL wifi router as access-point?

Have existing U-verse router with e-net ports and "b/g" wifi. Have an old SR350N dsl wifi "n" router. Can I add this to my LAN to be used simply as a wireless "n" access point? (Router has one RJ11 ...
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Limited or no Connectivity with Antivirus - Win7 x64

I have this situation, My antivirus (Eset Smart Security) is not allowing my HP Compaq 6720s Win7x x64 to go to internet Wifi/Cable. It shows limited or connectivity. I uninstalled the antivirus and ...
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How to Enable wifi Channel 12 on ubuntu laptop?

I need to enable on my laptop channel 12 to connect to a specific wireless network. That network is not mine so I must fix the problem on my laptop. I have dual boot (Windows/Linux) in Windows ...
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using VPN on the phone . Am I identified by the network?

I am connecting the network cable to my personal modem and connecting the work computer to the modem ( using the modem as a switch) and connecting my phone via wifi to the same modem. And then using a ...
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Win10 New Error Message: Wi-Fi Access Point and Wi-Fi Access Point are on different Wi-Fi channels

I did a Google search but it didn't return any related result. When I choose a SSID to connect, it shows the below error message, but I am still able to get online, what does it mean actually?
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How to connect 2 computers on different network through router

A,B - Nodes without any router (Directly connected) R1, R2 - Routers X1 connects to X2 throught router R1 and R2 correspondingly A-B connection works fine. How to connect X1-X2 so that I can share ...
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Record All Traffic Hitting Router

I have aNetgear WNDR4300 router. I was curious if there was an option to see all websites that are accessed from any device hitting the router. I have set-up an OpenDNS affiliation, but it seems to ...
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How do you enable wifi geolocation software within a virtual machine (VMWareplayer)

I have a win 10 host with windows 7 guest VM. The virtual machine is attached to the internet via NAT (host has access to internet through either ethernet cable or Wifi, the VM Box shows ). How do i ...
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Accessing NAS drive via bridging router

I have a NAS connected to my Asus RT-N66U. I can connect to the NAS drive via the ASUS router on 192.168.1.67 However the wifi signal in my bedroom is not strong enough so I have a second Zyxel ...
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Can't connect to wifi; internet protocol missing?

Help! This morning my dad moved the wifi router. Since then I have been having trouble connecting to our wifi on both my laptop and cellphone. Oddly enough he has been experiencing no problems... ...
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Allow two subnets to talk to each other over a wireless bridge

I have two subnets connected over a wireless bridge and I'm trying to figure out how to get them to talk to each other. Subnet 1 Router: Netgear wireless Router IP: 192.168.1.1 DHCP range: ...
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Block the secondary router in my network

I have a main router/modem and I want to share the Internet with some rented rooms in my house to cut down the Internet bill and make some profit from using the Internet. I am the owner and rent some ...
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Frequent Wireless issues

One of my colleague is having frequent WiFi issues thus, the LAN is working fine. This set-up was not done by me but it was there for a longer time. He has his main router given by ISP (DHCP enabled + ...
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get the real true external IP even with VPN

I am running a server software on my PC. It has a VPN software running. The internet connection is wired to a router (sometimes wireless). I have a PHP script that gets the external IP correctly ...
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Wireless unable to connect after clean-up

I opened a laptop to clean the dust inside it (I've done it before, several times, on different laptops). I put all the components and made all the connections. Everything works fine, except the ...
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Windows7 performance is very slow after startup

I am using a Dell Inspiron laptop and windows 7 is installed in it. Nowadays I am seeing a strange behavior such that after startup, it hangs frequently. Its always try connecting to wifi, but never ...
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After clean installation of threshold 2 over windows 10 i couldnt connect to internet via wifi

It may sound ridiculous. When i am near to the WiFi modem i could not connect to internet but if i am away from the modem WiFi works fine and i could connect to internet. I did a clean installation of ...
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Use ubuntu 14.04.3 box as a wireless access point, no dhcp server and eth0 to wlan0 bridging

I noticed that I had a 300Mbps N wireless adapter laying arround so I decided to use it in my ubuntu server to expand the range of my local nework, that server is being used as a samba and ftp server, ...