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Can a DHCP router with MAC address whitelist be hacked with a VM?

I locked down my whole network’s MAC addresses so that only CPU’s on the whitelist can get an IP from the AirPort Extreme DHCP server and router. Well, guess what. A Mavericks VM with a completely ...
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How to setup OSX as a wifi router from the command line

I need to setup my mac as wifi-router. I want it to appear indistinguishable from a stand alone wifi-router. I don't want internet access. Things I've tried. Turning on Internet Sharing Doesn't ...
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Ethernet (en0) loses IP address when WiFi (en1) starts/stops on OSX

We're using the Ethernet connection as a point-to-point connection to a lighting console and then the WiFi to connect to the main network. The issue is whenever we turn the WiFi on/off the Ethernet ...
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New MacBook Pro Can't Connect to Internet

As the tile says I recently got a new Mac. It is the latest gen retina display with a dual core i5 and 8 GB or RAM. It has the latest "ac/b/g/n" wifi adapter but it is connecting to an "n" network. ...
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How do I enable/disable apache httpd based upon my laptop's network location?

I have a laptop that I use for consulting and that travels with me from client to client. I use httpd to code/test on my machine at home and bind it to the global address in order to test ...
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After Wi-Fi drops on host (OS X) host (Windows 7) can’t reconnect to the Internet

I am running OS X Mavericks as the host on VirtualBox and on one Wi-Fi network the connection drops often. When it drops the guest, which is a Windows 7 machine, loses its connection to the Internet ...
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How can I configure 2 UNIX hosts to share a single wireless router connection?

How can I share my MacBook Pro's wireless 802.11ac connection with a fairly old dual-G5 server? So, I'm thinking that rather than run a CAT6 cable down the middle of my kitchen, I simply connect my ...
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Solution to share files over a WLAN between OS X and Linux?

I search for a stable and efficient method to share files (ideally, via a filesystem mount, so I could listen to music and do backups without too much hustle) on a Linux server via WiFi with a ...
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97 views

Troubleshooting slow Wi-Fi performance writing to NAS

Setup: a Late 2007 MacBook Pro, running latest OS X 10.6, connects via Wi-Fi access point, ASUS WL-330gE to AFP share on NAS Synology DS508 running under latest DSM 4.0. When doing rsync from the ...
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39 views

LAN networking not working between Ubuntu Saucy and OSX Mavericks with iPhone Hotspot

At home, I have two machines (Ubuntu Saucy & OSX Mavericks) connected to my iPhone hotspot. My iPhone is my gateway and I can access the internet from both machines. Both machines are also able ...
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Automatic failover from WiFi to wired

I'm using WiFi + USB internet. Periodically WiFi goes down and I want to fail over to USB, is there a way to do it automatically? And then go back to Wi-Fi when that connection becomes available? I'm ...
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MacBook Pro issue with local IP download over wifi

I am facing a strange situation on my macbook pro, with my wifi adapter: I'm serving a file via http (whatever server I use, I get the same problem: apache, node.js, ...): ...
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osX cannot connect socket: Host is down

I am trying to connect my macbook to my mac mini through synergy. I have configured my macbook as the server, and I try to connect my mac to it as a client; but whenever I try, it says on the log ...
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Using 2 internet connections - (1 wifi - 1 ethernet) - on the same machine at the same time OSX

Is it possible to use 2 internet connections - 1 WiFi 1 Ethernet at the same time on a mac mini (OSX) ? Ive got 2 lines coming into the premasis and would like to use one for backups and one for ...
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40 views

Wired Home network on Mac with very limited speed transfer

This is the network setup I have: I have a 100 Mbps fiber optic Internet line I have a wifi router. 1 ethernet port is connected to a Rasperry Pi and another one is to Netgear WNDR3700 (which gives ...
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Why does Remote Desktop Connection for mac work on ethernet, but not wifi?

I am trying to access my work PC from my home iMac (on wifi) using Network Connect and Remote Desktop Connection. NC seems to work fine in establishing the connection. But when I attempt to use RDC, I ...
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217 views

Not getting an IP address when using Bridged-Adapter in Virtual Box when using WiFi

I am using Virtual Box v 4.3.6 on a Mac OS X host. I am trying to run a Linux VM on it and I have set it up to use Bridged Adapter. When the host is connected to WiFi i never get an IP address ...
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All incoming connections are blocked on OS X

Something is blocking on incoming connections on my Mac and I can't figure out what it is. Firewall is turned off, anti virus is turned off. As a simple test, I'm executing: shai@Macbook Downloads $ ...
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OS X on non-Apple hardware driver development [closed]

I don't know if this is the appropriate place for my suggestion but I'll say anyways. Everyone knows that the linux-based operating systems have some pretty decent support for almost any wireless ...
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1answer
36 views

Mac: use the ethernet port as a “hotspot”

I've got a bit of a weird setup going on right now, and my main desktop computer is without internet. I've got a macbook (10.7) that can hook up to the desktop via ethernet. What I'm wanting to do is ...
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160 views

Using reaver on OSX

I'm trying to use reaver on my own network. I've followed the instructions from this site and I'm getting this error message: WARNING: Failed to associate with 00:00:00:00:00:00 (ESSID: casaWitty) ...
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How can I troubleshoot wireless disconnection issues?

My college's Wi-Fi has issues where students are frequently disconnected and must reconnect, on both Mac OS X and Windows (I've heard you simply can't connect with Linux but wasn't able to verify ...
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1answer
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Sharing PC's ethernet connection with laptop

I hope this is the correct place to ask this question. Question: I would like to share internet between my PC and Laptop (Apple MacBook). On my work PC I have access to internet through ethernet. I ...
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I can only connect to local network computers through IP address, not network name

Randomly, my Windows PC (Windows 7, 32-bit) stopped talking to my Macbook Pro (Mac OSX, version 10.7.5, 64-bit). I can connect using the IP address from my Windows PC to my Mac by going to Start, Run, ...
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Using custom-defined IP address vs DHCP on Different Networks

On Mac OSX, is it possible to let the computer obtain a specific IP address (192.168.1.123) on wireless network #1, and let DHCP assign it a dynamic IP address on all other wireless entworks?
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318 views

How can I add a Bonjour printer manually or via a different protocol in OSX?

There are 6 macs on my home network, 2 of them on Mavericks. The 10.9 macs cannot see my cannon MG5200 that is connected to the router via WiFi but the others can. I experienced this problem with my ...
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how to share devices on an apple airport

I have a wired network setup like here: router (192.168.1.1) to internet 192.168.1.2 computer 192.168.1.3 computer 192.168.1.4 Mac pro 10.0.1.2 --- wireless --- 10.0.1.1 AirPort Express --- speaker ...
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How to get OS X 10.9 to save WPA2 Enterprise passwords in System keychain?

I am using OS X Keychain as my password manager. To make it reasonably secure, I have a different password on my login keychain than on my user account, and have the keychain set to lock automatically ...
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1answer
169 views

Which Wireshark settings to see connections from phone

I am trying to find out which URLs my phone is accessing when on a local WIFI network. My trials so far have been running an Ad-hoc network on my Laptop and sharing Internet through it (this works). ...
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Setting up VM server access via host MacBook Pro's WiFi hotspot

I have a virtual machine (VM) hosted on a MacBook Pro (MBP). There is a server installed on the VM. I'm trying to make this server accessible via MBP's WiFi hotspot so I can see it from my iPhone when ...
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Wifi runs very slow on Windows 7 bootcamp on iMac early 2013

this is a long standing issue for me that has just gotten worse and I can't seem to find anyone online who has the same problem. I have a brand new iMac from earlier in this year (around April). It ...
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iMac combine wifi and lan connection?

I have iMac in company connected both lan and wifi, where wifi is for public network & lan is private. is there any configuration to connect both wifi and lan and setup always use wifi, but make ...
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214 views

OS X : Use the same local ip Ethernet + Wifi

I currently have a Macbook connected to a Thunderbolt Ethernet adapter and as a backup it connects to the same network via wifi. I' using last years airport extreme as a router. I tend to do a lot of ...
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Webpage loads keeps lagging until I reset the network adapter

Having a really weird issue with my internet connection on my MacBook Pro... pages load agonizingly slowly, often hanging on a "Waiting for..." status in Chrome. This has been happening on my wireless ...
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Mac OS X Safari/Wi-Fi connectivity issue

I'm using a MacBook Air and after a few issues with my internet line, I have some problems with my connectivity. When I connect to my Wi-Fi, everything seems ok, but when I try web browsing using ...
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Foreign networks doesn't works reliable on Macbook

Every time I connect to a foreign network (secure or open), it only works sometimes. For example. I'm in London at the moment. Here I have to connect to a WPA-secured network. Sometimes my laptop can ...
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How to install wifi usb adapter drivers - OS X

I bought the EDUP USB Nano Adapter EP-N8531 and I have to install the driver that I found in the relative cd. I have the following files (in the "mac" directory): In the nano adapter case there's ...
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Can someone discover my computer by driving by?

Someone broke in to my home in New York and stole My MacBook Pro and iPhone 5 this weekend. They left other things like my android phone and iPad. It seems they were specifically targeting the Mac. ...
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1answer
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Diagnosing and Fixing Bluetooth Interference Issues on Early 2011 Macbook Pro

I am currently having a very weird connectivity issue whenever I pair my Apple Magic Trackpad and Wireless Keyboard with my Macbook Pro (early 2011) on Mac OS X 10.8.5. I believe that the ...
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Closing active internet connections

I contracted 12 MB/s connection, but I'm only getting about 3 MB/s on one of my computers. My other computer is running smoothly on 13 MB/s. My ISP says that I have open connections that are dragging ...
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Create a Home Network for File Sharing and access Internet at the same time

I have 2 hosts A (Windows) and B(OSX) with a couple of mobile devices in my network. When I enabled File Sharing on my hosts, I noticed that their IP's keep on changing which is annoying sometimes. ...
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Windows 7 machine causing WiFi disconnectivity

I am having really strange issue from last few days with my network, whenever I try connecting iMac with Windows 7 64bit system to WiFi network it disconnects WiFi connectivity on all other machine. ...
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1answer
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How to automatically disconnect from a wireless network, when connected to the Internet over ethernet?

I have a Retina MacBook Pro, that connects to a wireless network at work for intra- and internet access. I also regularly plug in an ethernet cable to access the same network. In my Network ...
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1answer
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Macbook Air WIFI not working after wake up

I have a late 2010 13" Macbook Air and I have problems turning Wi-Fi on when I wake the computer up. I keep my laptop connected to power, an external screen and a USB ethernet adapter at home and ...
2
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1answer
842 views

How to fix choppy audio and Wi-Fi problems with Bluetooth speaker on Mac OS X Lion?

I have a Creative D200 Bluetooth speaker that I use with my 2011 MacBook Pro running Mac OS X Lion. The speaker more or less works as a Bluetooth audio device, but I run into two problems seemingly ...
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576 views

Os X - Why do I need to turn on WiFi to determine closest location

Why do I need to turn on WiFi to determine my closest location? For some reason, my mac won't get the latest time from the NTP server if I am plugged into Ethernet. What could possibly be different ...
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1answer
205 views

Adding Brother wireless printer without drivers on a mac

Is there any way to print to a Brother MFC-J475DW without the printer drivers on a mac? When printing out a document, it shows the printer under "Nearby Printers," however it shows "unable to locate ...
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1answer
499 views

I'm trying to add a VPN through the network setting on OSX

I'm trying to add a VPN through the network setting on OSX. I have added the credentials through iOS on my iPhone, they check out and I'm then connected. I'm connecting to a PPTP. Example: Server ...
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Using another 3rd party network connected hard drive as a Time Capsule

We've got several Macs at home that are all currently backing up to individual 2.5" external HDs this is ok, but a bit of an irritant to have to plug in the HD and set it running each night. We ...
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Ping takes a very long time to start

The internet on my mac keeps slowing down and I'm struggling to diagnose the problem. Other identical machines on the same network aren't suffering from the same problem. After a reboot the internet ...