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1answer
35 views

How to set a Hyper-v virtual machine to use my Wi-Fi connection [on hold]

I have a virtual machine running on my Hyper-v manager. I am having difficult time to get it connects to my WiFi (use my WiFi) that is available on my operating system. My operating system is windows ...
2
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1answer
36 views

Mac cannot browse, ping works fine

I cannot browse websites in Chrome/Safari. Internet works, ping works, traceroute works. Even "telnet google.com 80" works!! (shows me html-code). But not in browsers. Tried Safari, Chrome - ...
0
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3answers
65 views

Computer is slower on faster network

I have a great and fast laptop, while using my University's wireless Internet connection. Once I come home and plug in the LAN connection (which has much better download / upload speeds than the ...
1
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0answers
31 views

limited connectivity but internet works but windows applications do not get updated [closed]

It is not the general wifi not working problem. The wifi says limited connectivity but works fine. But then the windows apps do not get updates as it says limited like msoffice.
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1answer
88 views

Macbook Air A1466 - WiFi Channel 13

We are 5 tenants in a house in the Netherlands and after trying them all we found out that channel 13 was the only one not too crowded to offer us a decent connection. Setting the router on any other ...
1
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0answers
34 views

Dropped network connections

I've got a weird problem with my laptop that started a few days ago, it seems to be intermittent but seems to happen more in locations in the house which have low signal strength. First I lose all ...
2
votes
1answer
54 views

How to use cellular broadband internet while connected to Wifi network too?

When I am connected to cellular broadband and a local wireless network simultaneously, it seems that internet requests go over the local network, which is logical for cost and performance reasons ...
0
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0answers
114 views

Windows 7 VERY slow internet connection outside of safe mode?

I have a very annoying problem with Windows 7 and its network connection. In safe mode, i get a speed test of around 12 mbps. However, in normal mode, I get a speed of 0.06 mbps. Naturally this is ...
0
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0answers
311 views

Can't get internet on 2.4 GHz wifi, but can for 5 GHz

I have a Windows 7 desktop that is giving me a baffling network problem. My router is broadcasting two wifi signals: one on 2.4 GHz and one on 5 GHz. My desktop can connect to both, but cannot get ...
0
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0answers
31 views

Wifi stays connected but internet discontinues on all applications

My operating system is Windows 8.1, I have an ASUS Q600 Laptop. This is the only device to do this in my house. I use DD-WRT on my router if that matters any but I've never faced an issue like this ...
1
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0answers
156 views

Intermittent wifi connection issues even when right next to router (Linksys EA4500)

I have a cable modem connected to a Linksys EA4500. We bought it to replace an aging router in hopes of it giving a better range in our apartment. The cable/router is in the front of the apartment ...
2
votes
2answers
138 views

Internet connection watchdog

In order to work around some problems with some unreliable 2G/3G mobile broadband connections I would like to set up an automatic service to forcibly restart either the network interface itself or the ...
0
votes
1answer
64 views

Using router to boost WiFi signal

I am in a residential with a central Wireless internet, but the signal is weak in our unit. I plan to buy a booster "Range Extender", but I wonder if a router can also do this? Booster can replace a ...
0
votes
1answer
44 views

Intermittent Wireless Loss

I'm currently using a Windows 7 HP Pavilion DV6TQE with a Intel Centrino Wireless-N 1030 card. I've recently encountered a problem where every 2-15 minutes, I will suddenly lose internet connection. ...
0
votes
1answer
26 views

limited access to pcs that are connected at a computer's network

I have two computers, both windows 8. And I also have only one socket for wired Internet. So I connected the one with the socket, and I created a wireless network, so for the other to be able to use ...
0
votes
2answers
144 views

Internet Wireless Connection not working on my laptop

I have a problem with my HP dv6 notebook with Windows 7 bought in August 2011. Many many times since the past and even today, whenever I up my laptop and login, I am usually getting "Not connected - ...
1
vote
1answer
76 views

My Wireless USB adapter decided to be a pain

I've been using the Dlink DWA 125 wireless usb adapter on my desktop computer for the past 4 years and today it has decided not to work on me. It was working last night but when I tried connecting to ...
0
votes
3answers
146 views

ADSL is slow. I disconnect and reconnect, fast again.

I notice that my ADSL connection is getting slow after a while, and I need to restart the modem in order to get full speed again. What could be the cause? Is my wireless hacked? So that somebody else ...
1
vote
1answer
139 views

Internet connection not working with Linux OS

I am using a D-Link GLB-502T router at my place which provides me with a cable with an RJ-45 plug. I put this into a D-Link DIR-605L Wifi router to access internet wirelessly. All is fine till I am ...
0
votes
1answer
146 views

4G Wifi Router vs 4G USB dongle

My service provider is proving 4G Wireless internet connection in two forms: 4G USB dongle 4G Wifi Router According to the person selling the products both offer same speed. The advantage of using ...
0
votes
1answer
854 views

Why do my mobile devices lose internet access but stay connected to wifi?

I have a number of mobile devices including iPhones, an iPad, and Kindle Fires. All of them can connect to my wifi network fine, and get Internet connectivity. After being idle for a variable amount ...
0
votes
1answer
289 views

internet on Wifi doesnt open any site until i connect via a proxy server

When i am connecting to a wifi network (tried with different N/Ws) through my laptop, I cant open any website. At the same time when I use ultrasurf proxy I am able to open the pages, My router is ...
0
votes
2answers
142 views

I keep losing wireless connection

I have a WRT54GL v1.1 wireless router and a WUSB54G v4 wireless adapter, both made by Linksys. The router is in the living room by the TV and the my computer is in the bedroom. My ISP is Brighthouse. ...
1
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0answers
44 views

Wifi disabled after time

I do have several computers in my office, and unfortunately, the network admin has yet to patch my cables (which I'm not allowed to). So far, I'm stuck with Wifi, so I configured one of my Windows 8 ...
0
votes
2answers
272 views

Can't acess apartments wifi with my laptop

When I try to connect my XP laptop to my aparment wifi it says acquiring network address. But when I connect my TV and ps3 all I have to do is open the internet and it ask if I accept the apartments ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Can I Share My Cable Internet Connection Through my ADSL Wireless modem + Router

At first I want to say this question can be found by googling but I cannot find any satisfactory answer. So I am posting it here. I have a ZTE-ZXDSL-531 ADSL Modem. At first I used an ADSL broadband ...
0
votes
0answers
45 views

Massive reduction in wifi speed in 1 meter

When I'm sitting on my desk the speed and reliability of my wifi is horrible but if I move my laptop 1 meter towards the source (trough open air) it gets much better (but now it's no longer on my ...
0
votes
0answers
142 views

Can I use a laptop that is connected to the internet via ethernet cable as a wifi hotspot for a Tablet?

I have a server that uses an HTTP Web Proxy to access Internet and a laptop (that's running Windows 8 Pro) that has access to the internet through that server using ethernet. I have a tablet and I ...
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votes
1answer
276 views

Wi-fi too slow on PC, faster on other devices [closed]

I have a Toshiba Satellite S855 laptop with an RealTek RTL8723AE Wireless Networking card. My laptop runs Windows 7 Home Premium SP1. For the past couple of days, my wireless internet speed has ...
0
votes
1answer
272 views

How to stop internet router blocking connection

At a certain time, my parents are turning off the internet for my room specifically as I use a lot of bandwidth running a server, and not for any other rooms. They access the router, and remove my ...
0
votes
2answers
177 views

Sudden problems with WiFi on only two PCs although I didn't change anything

I need your help A view months back my mother’s PC had problems to connect to the internet (Windows 7 32 Bit, Asus P5Q Pro, Core 2 Duo E7500) so I bought her a “ZyXEL NWD2205 USB Wireless Adapter”, ...
1
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4answers
4k views

Internet is slow on WIFI but fast with net cable

I have Windows 7. When I plug in the network cable the internet works fast, but when I use WiFi it's extremely slow. Please help me fix this problem and also mention if the problem is with my WiFi ...
1
vote
1answer
50 views

IE: How can I keep my webpage up if I lose internet connection until it comes back?

I'm hoping there is a setting or method to disallowing the web page redirect when I lose connection. For instance, I'll be typing up a document online and if I lose internet connection from my ...
0
votes
1answer
79 views

sporadic network connection with windows 8

Got the Samsung Series 5 ultrabook with Intel Centrino 6235 adapter in February 2013 and found that the network connection sporadically times out, but it goes back to normal on Restart. It is not the ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

How to set up IP addresses on command line for connecting to network without using dhclient

What I do to connect to our wireless network: run sudo ifconfig wlan0 up run wpa (a script that invokes wpa_supplicant with all the necessary arguments) run sudo dhclient wlan0 (this is the step I ...
0
votes
0answers
81 views

Can I use usb wlan adaptor as a hotspot?

I want to know if I can use a USB Wlan adaptor as a Hotspot to share my wired internet of PC using the bridged connection? If this is possible, where would one search for quality brand and model of ...
0
votes
1answer
474 views

What are likely causes of this wifi signal noise that could be causing dropped connections?

Seeing a reverse sawtooth-shaped noise spike in OS X Wi-fi Diagnostics that is associated with wireless connection drops. My wireless router is old, so it might just be dying. It seems to be somewhat ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Ping/tracert works, but not browser or any windows programs. Tried USB WiFi and reformatted already

My laptop used to work fine. My girlfriend was moving to California for a month, so I gave it to her to take with her. It worked fine the day before she left. Once she got there, it wouldn't work. ...
0
votes
1answer
979 views

Home Network Router Used as Gateway Develops High Latency

I have a WRT54G2 router (V1) with the most recent firmware that serves as the gateway between my Internet connection and my home network. Over the past few months, I've noticed that the router seems ...
0
votes
0answers
97 views

Wireless networking issue, local network access but rarely internet access on just a few machines

I have a few access points running in mixed b/g/n mode; it seems as though a few windows-based laptops (7,64b) have local network access but internet access is sparse and usually not working (usually ...
2
votes
1answer
265 views

Connected via UMTS but can't ping default gateway

I have a UMTS modem/Windows computer that can't connect properly to the internet. It gets an active PDP context and Windows gets an IP address from DHCP, DNS and default gateway addresses. But no ...
0
votes
0answers
206 views

Wi Fi keeps going on and off

I've got the following problem: my WiFi connection tends to turn off whenever it feels like it, and in order to restore it I have to reconnect, or to turn off WiFi generally for a number of seconds. ...
2
votes
3answers
2k views

Ubuntu 12.04 wireless connection affects wireless speed of other devices

I have an HP Pavilion G7-1310-US laptop running Ubuntu 12.04. I also have a wireless router at my home through which I connect my laptop and other devices to the Internet. Recently, I have ...
1
vote
3answers
7k views

Ubuntu 12.04 suddenly cannot connect to WPA2/WPA Personal protected connection. Windows 7 can

I have a laptop with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04. I have a Cisco E1200 and when I set it up, it created 2 SSIDs. Let's name them: MyConnection (WPA/WPA2 personal), and MyConnection-Guest (no ...
0
votes
2answers
108 views

How do I get on the internet in a 3rd world country? [closed]

My girlfriend is doing peacekeeping work in Rwanda and she has very poor internet access and it's difficult to stay in touch. What technologies or resources are available for non-connected or remote ...
1
vote
0answers
135 views

One wireless connection will not work - claims security settings do not match

at work there is one wireless connection that seems to have given up the ghost in recognising this computer. It was intermittent before, connecting but often not getting internet access, requiring ...
1
vote
1answer
69 views

Wireless stops working when desktop powered on (wired connection still works)

Background info: Comcast cable internet and TV Regular modem Linksys WRT54G router Windows7 desktop The problem I'm seeing is that our wireless connection cuts out about 5 minutes after turning on ...
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vote
0answers
184 views

Why windows thinks that the internet is not connected?

I have direct access to the internet. My OS is Windows 7. I want to share internet to mobile devices via WIFi, but Windows shows that PC doesn't connected to internet. And I can't share wifi on this ...
0
votes
0answers
116 views

WiFi shown as connected but no net access after boot

My windows 7 desktop computer is behaving very strange when I reboot it or when it resumes from hibernation. The network connection manager lists my computer as connected and shows the correct IP ...
4
votes
5answers
1k views

Laptop connecting to WiFi but not to Internet

My friend's laptop is able to connect to the WiFi router. Typing 192.168.1.1 in the browser shows the login page for the router. But he cannot connect to the Internet. This is true on both Windows and ...