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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Mobile 4G Wifi Router which restricts access to only 1 website

Does anyone know if a Mobile 4G Wifi Router can be turned into a wifi hotspot that only allows access to one website? Two other potential solution are to use a mobile phone with 4G and tethering ...
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D-Link DIR-655 Router rebooting itself randomly

My router keeps restarting itself randomly, usually when skype call is in progress, which is the worst time for reboot to me. The leds blinks and all wireless clients are dropped during restart. Also ...
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Streaming through WLAN doesn't exceed 1.2MB/s

Transfering files is slow even after I disabled RDC compression and Windows 7 autotuning. Link speed is 54Mb/s.
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Connecting lappie internet to android mobile [on hold]

I just buy a moto e trying to connect wifi but i cannot connect it to internet through wifi. I use ICS to share internet connection but that doesnt work and i m still trying
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Verizon Fios Wireless router and ethernet outlets in various rooms of the house

I have Verizon FIOS and with that a Verizon wireless router (in a closet upstairs) in which the 4 ethernets ports are connected to a panel where there are 4 ethernet ports. Each port from that panel ...
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Modifying Wireless components of a network, to become Wired

I'm wanting to change the configuration of my home network. A partial schematic of the network is as follows: when I say "partial" there are other things connected to the ADSL router which for ...
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How to get assigned IPs by hostednetwork?

I just started using Microsoft Virtual WiFi or hostednetwork from Command Prompt to share my internet connection through my WiFi adapter and it's good so far! The only issue I face however is that I ...
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How to ping by hostname on CentOS

I have 2 PCs running CentOS 7 and they're both connected to a wireless repeater/AP. I have statically set both the IP addresses of the 2 PCs, and they are able to ping each other via IP. I have also ...
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Connect Wired Lan Router to Wi-Fi Signal

I have a router that runs a small wired LAN. Right now this router is connected to an ISP -- also via a wired connection. I want to have the option of using the ambient Wi Fi, which is often more ...
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How to solve weak wifi signal issue? [duplicate]

So I have a second hand notebook. The previous owner seems solid and says that for him, he was able to catch his Wifi router without any issues, even when he was in front of his house and the router ...
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Connect 2 Routers Wirelessly

(If this isn't the best site for this, let me know and I'll move it) I just moved into a new house that is lacking in coax and ethernet outlets, so I was forced to put our modem and router on the ...
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Surface 3 doesn't auto-reconnect to wifi

Everytime I move my surface 3 from work to home, and back to work, the wifi gets stuck on the last network I was connected to. If I leave it on the work connection when I get home (and not reconnect ...
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Internet connection dropping and reconnecting automatically trying to reset wireless interface

My wifi connection seems to get disconnected every few minutes and immediately reconnects seconds after. I am wondering what could be going wrong. Other people on the same network do not seem to have ...
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passing a small file (<64 bytes) over a wireless network with different OS's [on hold]

I have a little robot with a router, and i want to be able to send a small file (<64 bytes) from a windows computer to a linux os on the robot (an rpi to be exact). what would be the best way to ...
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Does long-range Wi-Fi work well when traveling at high speeds?

We plan to have three RVs traveling together for several weeks and we would like to be able to work together during this time. We considered using cellular (i.e. 3G) and web-based services, but much ...
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Dell XPS 15 in that the wi-fi would drop out every 20 mins

I'm having serious issues with my Dell XPS 15 in that the wi-fi would drop out every 20 mins or so at home. It has been widely reported that the XPS 15 (L521x) has had wireless problems. I have ...
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Is it possible to share Wifi through internet sharing from a Wifi connected Macbook pro?

My Macbook's connected to Wifi but somehow my iPhone is not. I want it to be connected through the network sharing of Macbook. I've shared network from Ethernet to Wifi via internet sharing in Mac. ...
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Wireless router with both 'AC' and 'N' clients on the 'AC' 5GHz SSID? Is there an impact on speed to either N or AC clients?

My ISP now supports up to 300Mbps down. I would like to buy and configure a wifi router that can offer this speed via WiFi, but can also support max speeds on legacy N clients with no impact to the ...
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Sometimes can't ping router

I have a TP Link tl-wr1043nd v1 router with gargoyle 1.6.1 on it. At least once or twice a day, my internet breaks for a couple minutes. When I try to ping the router it will output: PING ...
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Why does Windows 8.1 prevent my wifi adapter from connecting to my 802.11n wireless network?

I tried upgrading my mom's PC to Windows 8.1 and it wen't smooth for the most part except I could not connect to the wireless network anymore. The driver for the wireless adapter was installed (tried ...
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Why is it that a single device can bring down an entire network?

I manage our shops network, and twice in the last year a single device has completely killed our network. When this happens you can't even access the router until you find/unplug the device and ...
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if I use https, can someone (who monitors my wifi) see what I am doing? [on hold]

I use a public wifi. I wonder if someone would be able to see what I am doing over the internet when I use https. And for plain http? What could I do to be safer? Using tor? But what about the other ...
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Client mode: how to join a specific BSSID (not ESSID) in DD-WRT?

I have multiple access points available with the same ESSID from my hotspot ISP, the one with the strongest signal has a web login problem and I can't use it. However, the one slightly weaker (but ...
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Network connection breaks sometimes

I'm having a problem with my wireless network connection; sometimes it just breaks, and then it cannot find my router in the network list, unless I disable and enable my network adapter. If I do that, ...
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Zyxel P660H-D1 Bridge without Default Gateway (N/A)

can someone help me? i have a configuration from old Modems, and i wanna configure new one, as same. The Config must be so: Bridging! WAN Information - DSL Mode: NORMAL - IP Address: N/A - IP ...
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PC as W-LAN router

In our office we only have network via cable, but my Windows 7 or 8.1 PC also has WLAN antennas. Is it possible to install some drivers turning the PC into a WLAN router, so my smartphone can access ...
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Problems connecting to wireless network with iwlwifi (Centrino 6205)

Ever since I got a new laptop at work, about a year ago, I've been grappling with a connection issue on Linux. So what have I tried? I've downgraded the kernel, and thus iwlwifi a few version, down ...
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Monitoring network usage from an linksys ea3500

I have a cisco linksys ea3500 and a low internet usage limit, and lately someone in the household has been using more than their share of the internet. I need a way to monitor the internet usage at ...
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Stick to 1-6-11 channels or use others?

My apartment uses one router and multiples access points with channels 2, 4, 7 and 9. I have a feeling this is the reason there's so much interference that the internet is really bad. Two neighbours ...
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Laptop insists wifi password is wrong, will not connect, but used to connect fine

I have a windows 8 laptop and was connected to the wifi fine for a couple of weeks with only average connection problems. But then 2 weeks ago I had lost connection and when I tried to reconnect it ...
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Android app to talk with a group of users offline

I am looking for some application for android that can serve as a kind of walkie talkie to be used by a group of people on the same network. The features I need are: Be always turned on (without ...
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Wireless speed decreases

My router is Wireless-N Router IEEE 802.11N and Wifi card is Intel(R) Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260 (dell notebook). I was wondering why does the download speed decrease. It stats at around 8 MB/sec ...
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Configure network to have good multiplex

I have some Macs connected to the internet through a Netgear router. All use a wireless connection. I also have an AirPlay speaker connected wirelessly to the same router. A smart TV is also ...
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How to Share LAN connection Through a Wirless Adapter By PC

My computer is connected to a broadband connection via Ethernet. How can I share the internet connection though my wireless adapter(TP-link TL-WN723N)? I would like to connect my Android phones.
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weird issue with Dell network card

I have laptop Dell Latitude E5420 with Win 7 professional service back 1 suddenly the NIC (Broadcom NetXtreme 57xx Gigabit Controller) and the wireless card (Intel (R) Centrino(R) Advanced-N6205) ...
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Wireless driver not detected by Windows 8

I've a problem in my wireless driver on windows 8. I bought a new X500L Asus laptop and installed windows 8 on it. However the driver CD I got with the laptop doesn't support my laptop. The CD says ...
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wireless internet connection slow on desktop but fine on phone [on hold]

My internet intermittently becomes really slow on my PC and this will last for hours. Pages will not load, speedtest will not connect, and it seems like my internet bandwidth is being gobbled up like ...
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Automate BTWiFi login using a FON account

I'm a user of British Telecom's Wifi hotspot. The service is good, but after some time of inactivity it logs me off and asks for user name and password. It's really annoying in the long run. Did ...
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WLAN setup for campus

I need to setup WLAN in a college campus with around 200m radius. The main Router is in Library. What I need is to provide Wi-Fi access in each department including library and Auditorium. SSID ...
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How to put RTL8191SU 802.11n WLAN Adapter in monitor mode using iwconfig?

I w as testing the security of my wifi network following this guide and I am using "RTL8191SU 802.11n WLAN Adapter" in my debian pc for this purpose. iwconfig lists : lo no wireless ...
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Setting channel width with rt2870: iw: Device or resource busy (-16)

I only now found out that my USB WiFi stick is capable of n-WiFi (Edimax EW-7711USn), so naturally, I'd like to get the highest possible speed from it. My link is great, 29dbM and 70/70 quality, but ...
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FritzBox router as a WLAN access point behind cable router - can't access NAS attached to cable router

I have a FritzBox 7270 v3 as a WLAN access point for my mobile devices. This box is attached via LAN to my cable router (Hitron CVE-30360) as well as my NAS (QNAP TS-421). My NAS and my cable router ...
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Windows 7: Modify wireless network adapter parameters via Registry

On Windows 7, I need to know the registry key path for a wireless network adapter, in order to modify its parameters such as network mode (B/G/N), channel width etc. The path can be very different ...
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Windows-7 wireless adapter gone missing

My wireless adapter is "Intel Centrino Advanced N 6200 AGN" Sometimes wireless connects and sometimes the wireless adapter is totally missing (from the device manager itself). Even after doing a "scan ...
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Can't connect to Wi-Fi after resuming from sleep

I've got a USB Wi-Fi adapter; every time when I resume my PC from sleep, the Wi-Fi adapter isn't working and Wi-Fi networks aren't shown in the list. I have to unplug/plug again the adapter every ...
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Stream multiple live audio streams to mobile phone web applications over wifi [on hold]

I was thinking how i could work out the following idea: I work for a church, 700 people 2 times each sunday. We have simultanous translation in 4-5 languages. Transmitters for headphones are very ...
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My PC won't detect any wifi

So one day I went to turn on my computer and saw It wasn't connected to my wifi, so I went to settings and it turns out my computer wasn't even detecting my wifi, but for some reason all my other ...
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How to design a wifi lan for a radius of 200m? [closed]

I need information on the required hardware and software to design a WIFI LAN to cover an area with a radius of 200m using a broadband connection of 4mbps
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Packet loss while using a router

I have a broadband internet connection. I am connecting to the internet Using PPPoE connection. When I connect to internet using my PC it works perfectly. But when I try to use a router to connect to ...
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Wireless problems, only 1 connection is shown

Suddenly I noticed that my wireless connectivity to my home router is always about 3-4 columns and never 5, and my router is about 20 cm far away from my laptop. Also, only saved connections are ...