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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No route between clients until pinged from one of them (and not from another)

3 items of hardware involved: Netgear R7000 router with DD-WRT v24-sp2 (08/15/14) kongac (24865M) - it's dual band. Raspberry Pi model B based print server, with Raspbian (Debian for Raspberry). ...
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Can't set Qualcomm Atheros AR9485 card power on laptop under Linux

I've been trying to set the power management on my wireless card. I looked at PowerTOP and I tried setting power management on the wireless card, but it doesn't work. When I tried using the command ...
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Combining 3 AT&T U-verse modems to form 1 Aggregate Connection? [duplicate]

I need a faster internet connection. I am thinking about getting 3 AT&T U-verse modems, each providing me 18x1mbps. Is there an effective way to combine all 3 modems to form 1 aggregated ...
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wireless network cannot see wired network until reboot

We keep having an issue in a small office, most users on a wired network, but some connect to the wireless router. The network setup is pretty small consists of: 1 16 port switch 1 8 port wifi ...
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configuring port forwarding on multiple routers

Alright, so I have 2 routers. My secondary router (netis) is connected to the primary router(ZTE) (through which the internet connection is coming) via LAN. All the devices directly connect to the ...
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Routers with ap, client and ad-hoc mode at the same time

I would like to modify my Freifunk Gluon firmware so it connects as client into an existing WiFi (client) and still serves as a Freifunk node with mesh (adhoc) and client SSID. Which kernel drivers ...
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Relation between wireless network's frequency, speed, and range? [closed]

Wireless network standards: 802.11a This definition provides wireless access on the 5 GHz band. It offers speeds of up to 54 MBps, but has not caught on, perhaps due to relatively higher ...
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Manage NAT using a tool

I have a Raspberry Pi on which I had previously installed Raspbian and am now installing another version on again. It is mainly used to be a test maschine for small programs and primarily as a NAT ...
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what is RouterOS used for in my network?

I can access my Linksys router's configuration at http://192.168.1.1. At http://192.168.0.2/ to http://192.168.0.7/, they show the configuration pages for different versions of RouterOS. The username ...
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How to block pornography in my home network? [closed]

I've been using OpenDNS on my wifi router for a while and it's quite effective - only if the kids don't want to bypass it. If they do, they can easily set the DNS server IP addresses on their own ...
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Can SANE daemon communicate with a remote network device that has a scanner attached?

My understanding is that SANE is a service that sits between the user level programs and the physical scanner itself, and that SANE provides an API to the programs that it then relays to the physical ...
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Can I get some advice on my speed using wifi? [closed]

I have AT&T DSL and, as expected, the speed isn't the best. They made me pay a high price for a cheap router and modem (2in1). I've had the router for a few years. Lately, the speed has been ...
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TP Link router wifi extremely slow on iphone 5s and laptop but Ethernet fast

I bought a TP Link TL-WR941ND router about a month ago. It is connected to a Netgear modem by 80m cat5 E cable.It was working beautifully and the speeds were very good both wifi and Ethernet port. ...
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PS3 Media server Lag

I'm running the PS3 Media Server(1.90.1) on Windows 8.1 Wired/Wifi but I have some problem when I want to share 1080p(MKV) Movies. The film is lagging when I want to see the movie. I have a “good” pc ...
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How to determine the DSL-speed of a wireless modem?

This seems like it should be simple. However, modem-routers don't always have their modem speeds mentioned in their specifications. For example - this TP-LINK router on Amazon. It's specifications' ...
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Host OS Connection problems after VIrtual Box Installation

I just installed Virtual Box in my Windows 8.1 PC, with Debian as the guest OS, and using NAT for internet connection. The problem is that after that, my Host OS has been having trouble connecting ...
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Mismatched upload vs. download speeds between two computers on the same home network

I'm busy setting up my Plex server on a separate Wi-Fi router and I'm testing the transfer speeds between two MacBook Pros. It's just got me baffled because I've come across something weird. Not ...
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Wireless Connection unstable/Base System Device?

I have an HP Elitebook. I keep losing my wireless connection. My Base System Device has a yellow ! error notation. I have tried to reinstall the drivers but it is not finding any. Not sure if one ...
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Wireless Internet inconsistently Slow

My brother in myself are both using the D-Link DWA-171 Dual Band USB Adapter with a router. The router does in fact support dual bands as well, so sometimes depending on which is faster you will see ...
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Different WiFi signal strengths on different commands

I'm connected to a WiFi network AIRWOLF. The two following commands on Windows 7 show different signal strengths. Why? netsh wlan show networks mode=bssid netsh wlan show interfaces The ...
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Local Area connection is hidden but shows in ipconfig

Good day! I'd like like to get help with regards to local area connection, i was trying to share a VPN connection(Local Area Connection 2) via hotspot, however, but when i go to Change adapter ...
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Connect to Vagrant (VirtualBox VM) over local network

Hi I'm running a local webserver using vagrant virtual machine. I Normally set the following config line to private network which lets me connect from my host pc using the ip specified ...
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How to connect to internet using “rasdial <connection name>” method in cmd

I am able to directly connect to internet using network connection interface shown below but I'm not able to connect to the net using cmd. with the following code. rasdial "TATA PHOTON+" ...
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WiFi range extender drops connection after a day. Rebooting main router fixes it

I have an issue which I can't seem to get to the bottom of. My main router works great, but to increase the range I recently added a WiFi range extender. The range extender was easy to set up, and ...
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Does the DHCP server know about static IP addresses?

I have a simple setup up at home with a vendor provided ADSL router and a few home devices I connect to it to connect to the outside world. I would like one of my devices to have a static internal IP ...
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Wi-fi issues on a particular computer

I'm having very severe Wi-fi connectivity issues on one particular computer in my household. Now previously the connection has been very choppy, that is, it has connected and disconnected frequently ...
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How to add a free-wifi hotspot to an existing private network

I'm tinkering with IoT (arduino + wifi shield) and I'm also for an open (read free) internet. Both these things would be helped if I could create a free (no password etc.) wifi hotspot (my IoT ...
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Windows Wi-Fi with 802.1X + EAP-TTLS + EAP-MSCHAPv2 and client certificates

Sooo ... We have the the mandatory requirement that clients who want to join our wireless LAN to present a valid machine certificate issued by our in-house root CA. This is done to prevent from ...
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How would I mount WiFi antennas inside this small PC?

I am making a small PC and internal antennas would be preferable. I see devices like Intel NUC and Gigabyte BRIX miniature PCs which have effective internal antennas. Basically, what type of antenna ...
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Is it possible to have different subnet for different VLAN in a L2switch?

While creating the VLAN in L2 switch, is it possible for us to have diffetrent subnet for each VLAN? and for inter VLAN comunication can we use router(L2 switch)?
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I can't connect to wireless after firmware upgrade of TP-Link TL-WR841ND v7 to DD-WRT v24-sp2 [on hold]

Detail setting of my wireless router: Wireless Physical Interface [2.4 GHz] SSID [tomato] HWAddr [F8:D1:11:37:53:44] Wireless Mode AP Wireless Network Mode ...
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Needing wifi signal restrengthened on piggy-backed router system

My question involves WiFi run from a piggybacked or double router system arranged for a home network. My roomie, the system host, has asked about the process required for resetting the dchp/dhcp in ...
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OpenWRT Network Configuration on Alix3d2

I've been working on an issue and I'm in need for some answers from experienced people in this field, I hope that answers will be rich since internet didn't serve me very well. Scenario: I have 2 ...
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Why am I unable to access some https sites?

Scenario: There are 2 laptops (HA and HB) running on Windows 8.1, both access the internet and are connected to the same wifi router (RA).Both laptops share the same DNS settings. Laptop HB also ...
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My Lenovo Z710 Ideapad randomly disconnects from my wifi [closed]

My laptop disconnects from my wifi randomly. It did it with my previous and current router, and nobody else on the wifi is affected. The status for my connection will change to "limited" and ...
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TP Link TL-WR740N lan problems

Used my TP Link router for about 6months now,when i shut it down ,by the on/off button,suddently afther putting it back on,no internet acces what so ever...wireless - down ,lan - down ,everything just ...
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A particular IP address stops working on the network

I have a small network with a cisco linksys E2500 series router and few Access points to help with wider wireless coverage. Recently, I notice that a particular IP adderess on my network suddenly ...
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How to use dnsmasq in LAN?

I want to implement DNS in LAN. For the purpose, I am using DNSmasq. I am following this article to config dnsmasq.conf file Linux.com. The content of dnsmasq.conf file is as follows: ...
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Shared WLAN between 2 houses ( Already tried some stuff )

I've need some help guys and hope someone can help me out. Well my Task is more or less common, but the HOW-TO's which i found on the net are mostly for greater distances or "i dont care about speed" ...
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How do I setup a Wifi Router using LAN that requires login to access the Internet?

In our Dormitory, we have four members in a room. We share connection from a switch (LAN). Each of us is given a unique ID and password to connect to the internet. Now what will be the procedure to ...
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Hosted network setup not receiving packets

I have created hosted network through Admin Command Prompt commands and even shared with that hosted network. In Hosted network properties I can see IPv4 is having status as 'Internet' but it is not ...
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How to share file using wifi in laptops just like bluetooth?

I want to share my files between to laptops using WiFi connection same as we do on android using apps like flashtransfer, where one laptop creates WiFi and other connects to it and start sharing of ...
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How to connect WUMC710 to my wireless network as a bridge (WPS fails)?

If y try to connect the linksys WUMC710 AP to my WiFi network as a bridge (to extend the network) with WPS as the instructions says, it fails after the 2 minutes timeout. If I access the AP through ...
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Securing my home network and computer while still allowing SSH

I recently built a computer (linux) and am allowing SSH so that I can log in from my macbook while on the couch. Do I need to be concerned about security settings at all and/or what should I look out ...
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LAN is messing with localhost connectivity

I am developing a web app and am using PhantomJS (basically, a headless browser) to run automated tests. Phantom is connecting to my project locally, via http://localhost:3000, and is checking certain ...
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Zyxel: Prioritize bandwidth to optimize gaming

I have the problem that my roommate use all the bandwidth for streaming series etc., which is a huge problem for me as it does not allow me to play FPS games meanwhile. I would like to prioritize my ...
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Connection of Android to Windows 7 using Hosted Network

I am basically attempted to share my wired LAN connection on my Laptop to my Phone. Even if I cannot share the connection but can just connect from my phone to the Laptop it would do for me. I have a ...
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Reset Netgear WNDR4300 To Factory From DDWRT

I flashed DDWRT as I was going to use WallWatcher & analyze packets etc etc -- well now I have no need for this so I want to flash it back to factory. I downloaded firmware 1.02.78 from enter ...
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VLAN / Virtual LAN / which one to use for small enterprise network [closed]

I'm trying to improve the existing wifi security and coverage of my parent's small hotel. I would like to separate the network in two parts : Our hardwired computers, NAS, printers, tv, and so on. ...
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trying to include new fields in IPv6 Router Advertisements

A newbie here and I am working on a hobby project and trying to change the packet format of an IPv6 router advertisement packet using RADVD. But I do not know how to work on it. My plan is to set up ...