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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Planet.com.tw AP WAP-6100 Factory reset password or reset bottom

I have Planet AP WAP-6100 outdoor wireless CPE antenna, I forgot the password I set long time ago. I already googled and tried the HTTP/HTTPS login... Failed. Tried the Telnet login... Failed Now ...
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Raspberry Pi has weird network connectivity

Got a Raspberry Pi recently and it was fantastically easy to use while it was connected to my network via Ethernet. Now that my WiFi dongle (NETGEAR N150) has arrived it's a bit more fussy. I'm ...
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Notebook internal WIFI slow vs external WIFI fast

My internet through my internal wifi (intel wireless-n 1030) on my laptop slowed down 2-3 weeks ago. I used to download 2 MB/s. Now it is 20KB/s and barely reaches 150KB/s. Youtube buffers sometimes ...
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How may I connect 4 (or more) internet devices to one router? [on hold]

I have one ethernet cable running to my room and need to connect my PC, a Smart TV, Xbox and Playstation. I have been using an older Netgear 8-port hub but it slows my download speed from 115Mbps to ...
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Large network decision: APs or Wireless routers? [on hold]

I have a network with 15 iPads that can and will be used at the same time. I cannot decide between a wireless router or an Ethernet router and an AP. We are covering 2,000 SQFT and we are assuming ...
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Continuous streaming connections are unstable on a Windows 8 tablet

I'm trying to listen to a radioshow live on a tablet and on a laptop (audio streaming, no video decoding), both are connected to the same Wi-Fi network. It looks like the wi-fi connection on my tablet ...
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lost wireless conection, no signal meter,can not find the wireless driver in network adapters

i have a new acer es1 711 model zyl windows 8.1. i tried to load windows 7 but failed. i had cleared the memory of all contents while trying to load win 7. i then decided that 8.1 was better than ...
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Same network with same SSID in multiple locations? [duplicate]

We have two sites having about 35 meters of distance in between. I have two routers, one is Asus RT-AC68U and Linksys E4200 the other. I want to use RT-AC68U as my primary router in office1 and E4200 ...
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Can't open a website via WiFi network, only through 3G network

I have been unable to open one particular website over the Wifi network in my home. Rest of the browsing and downloading is fine. The problem is only for this particular website and on all the ...
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Edimax EW-7811Un Mac 802.1x Hotspot

I'm having some trouble trying to set up a wifi hotspot with my mac. Essentially what i'm trying to do is connect my chromecast to the network but chromecast does not support the 802.1x ...
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wireless network not working, interface (wlan0) missing

I am a total linux beginner and running Linux Mint 17 Qiana on a Dell Latitude D520. Because I can't connect to any wireless notwork, I tried to configure some hardware stuff I barely understand: ...
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How can I access my NAS through my network setup?

I have an old Watchguard Firebox x10e I got off eBay that I am using to protect my network. I will be the first to admit that I am not a pro at networking, so I am having issues getting data through ...
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How are Wi-Fi rays were distributed and does it get affected by common other rays? [closed]

How does Wi-Fi rays were distributed, how does the Wi-Fi rays doesnt get disturbed by common rays which was omitted by other electronic devices like TV remotes, cellphones etc… what makes it too ...
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Why can’t I see my Macs on LAN under “Network”?

EMBARRASSING UPDATE: I rebooted my laptop and it solved the problem. D'oh! Thanks for your thoughtful answers. I’m using OS X 10.10.2 (14C109). I’m not sure when this changed, but certainly a ...
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Intermittant connection with home wifi

I have a USR 5461. A while back I tried updating the firmware to 3.93.35.0.8, and since then, I can connect to the wifi just fine with my ipod/ipad/nook/windows laptop etc, but every now and then, ...
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Laptop's wifi only works if it's connected to mobile hotspot

my laptop started acted weirdly, it's wifi only works if i connect it to my mobiles hotspot, but it doesn't connect to any other type of wifi networks, tried many different locations, many different ...
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How to a setup virtual router on windows so that one can access internet from a mobile using static ip

Some Relevant information My Os is Windows 8 I am accessing internet via a dongle I also share the internet using virtual router(so that i can access internet in my phone) My phone got into trouble ...
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Limiting low bitrates with iw on ath9k

I am trying to prevent low (legacy, B) bitrates to associate with my AP, using ath9k and iw. I think I should run: iw wlan0 set bitrates legacy-2.4 6 9 12 18 24 36 48 54 ht-mcs-2.4 lgi-2.4 But is ...
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FTP Not Working with Mobile Tethering

I am not able to connect with my FTP Client (Filezilla) using mobile tethering. When I try to connect to my website, it says connection timed out. However when I use my sister’s phone for tethering, ...
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Should I change my notebook Wi-Fi card?

I saw a lot of topics about Wi-Fi, noisy, high round-trip time (RTT). I do made some troubleshootings and I conclude that maybe I need change my mini PCI Wi-Fi card. My OS is Windows 7 x64 and the ...
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Windows 7 emulate wifi pci card as usb

I have a pci wifi card which I want to share with my ubuntu guest (virtualbox) so that it can act as a wireless router. I know that virtualbox doesn't allow pci passthrough so is there some software ...
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Change subnet on TP-LINK TD-W8961ND

I don't seem to be able to change the subnet on my router (spoiler alert - I'm not terribly good with networks so I would appreciate the help!). When I change the main IP address to 192.168.10.1 and ...
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Windows 8.1, Intel (R) Core (TM) i3-3110M CPU @ 2.40GHz, 4.0Gb RAM, 64 bit operating system [closed]

Situated in Mumbai, India, I have a Reliance 3G Data card 7.2 mbps for which i need a Portable Plug & Play device for my house as well as which i can utilise when i am travelling & there ...
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Internet speed is slower when connected to mains

I have noticed that my internet speed as tested on www.speedtest.net drops significantly when my computer is connected to mains. My average speed on mains (several runs) is 11.6 Mbit\s, on battery it ...
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Would wireless router speeds ≫ Internet connection’s speed be distinguishable to a user surfing the web over a home cable modem?

I want to buy a wireless router that is fast enough relative to my Internet connection speed that it won’t be a bottleneck. Looking at the specs for wireless routers in the market today, I am thrown ...
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How do I find the IPv4 address of a computer on my Macintosh Wi-Fi network?

Is there any way to find the IPv4 address of a certain computer on my Macintosh Wi-Fi network? I know the computer name and such, so how can I use this to pinpoint which IP is theirs?
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Windows WLAN AutoConfig Service and Wirelss Configuration Utility stopped working

I bought and HP15 laptop in November and it came loaded with Win8, which I did not want so I partitioned the drive and installed Win7 64bit, found the appropriate drivers and have been using the ...
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Windows 8.1 machine won't reliably connect to WiFi

We have recently moved to a new ISP and my Windows 8.1 ThinkPad will not reliably connect to the new network. I am not having issues with any other devices, but this laptop barely works at all. It ...
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More than 2 routers with same SSID

I would like to configure 3 or 4 routers in a way that they all have the same SSID. I saw this very helpful question + answers: How can I get the same SSID for multiple access points?, and also ...
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Mac osx VPN for internet sharing

Im looking for help in creating a VPN for my mac. I have downloaded cyber ghost and know it is possible to connect a vpn but am unsure at the configuration for the server address etc. Someone in this ...
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Router keeps resetting itself and kicks off all users

I have a Dlink-DIR-632A router that is running DD-WRT v24-sp2 and ever since I got the linksys WUSB6300 AC1200 USB 3.0 wireless adapter it has been randomly resetting and kicking off all users for ...
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Configure /etc/config/wireless file to switch to AP mode when client not connected

I'd like to be able to configure the /etc/config/wireless file such that when either of these conditions are met, the router (OpenWrt) goes into AP mode: There is no WiFi network configured by the ...
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tracert shows all hops slow, and last hop three times, how can this be explained?

Very slow network today, so ran a tracert and got the following, which I don't understand, and hope someone can explain. There are two aspects I do not understand. One of them is how can all the ...
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Netsh Wlan Show Network High Delay

Command Line netsh wlan show network shows that my network delay is very high, 60-180 seconds. Is there a way I can reduce this? Unfortunately I don't have admin privileges on the computer.
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Why does VPN break my internet connection?

Recently I bought internet service from an alternative ISP. I don't really know if I can trust them, so everything that is unimportant and not private, I browse without encryption, but what I value, ...
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How can I tell if a guest network is separated from my main network?

I set up a TP-LINK TL-WDR4300 today and everything seems fine so far except for the guest network function. On my old router it would put the guest network on a different subnet and block everything ...
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Do Straight Talk Wireless mobile clients change IP addresses on each request? [closed]

A user reported a problem in a mobile app we support. Our app is a native app for Android and iPhone. We searched our server application logs for users with similar problems and found that over 90% of ...
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Need help creating an extra access point with second router

I recently upgraded my internet to 40mb/s. This meant I had to get a new modem (I had an adsl2 modem before that), and where I live you can only get them from your Infrastructure provider. I got a new ...
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Find out the transmit power of my wireless adapter when I create a wireless hotspot

I created a wireless hotspot on my machine using this command netsh wlan start hostednetwork. I want to know the transmit power of the adapter as I need it for an experiment. Hardware: Apple MacBook ...
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how to increase TX power of Alfa AWUS036H up to 33dbm in Windows or Linux

i want to increase TX power of my AWUS036H card up to 33dbm to resolve cable loss problems. i'm using LMR-200 12M extension cable. i used to do this in Kali Linux by following this commands: # ...
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How can I automatically connect to a wireless network with the strongest signal

Short background: I work at a manufacturing company and my users aren't the brightest when it comes to computers, when they lose connection to the wireless network they don't know what to do. We have ...
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How to detect network access to a printer's web admin page? [closed]

My Brother Printer keeps getting logged in to by another user and they are changing the settings to inappropriate things. I've changed the password to lock them out of the Print, Administrator and ...
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Windows 7 PC claims “not connected to network” even though it is

I'm having trouble accessing my LAN from my connected computer. I have mapped drives on the LAN that my computer can access, and it shows a wireless connection to the correct wireless LAN. However, ...
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NIC MAC address is different than it should be

I have cheap Tenda W150M router that is working as a WLAN card in Client+AP mode. The router MAC Address and WLAN BSSID are xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:**68**(those are listed in the router admin page). Now on my ...
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installing crcn patch on ns2.31 on cent os 6 [closed]

I'm trying to install crcn package on ns2.31. I am using Centos 6. But it's not installing. I downloaded ns 2.31 & crcn packages. After installing ns 2.31 I copied each folder of crcn and ...
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Why would my WiFi connection be slow?

I have a Linksys EA6300 (version 1) WiFi router with the latest firmware update. I've had it in service for about 8 months now, and it was fine pre- and post- firmware update, but for a couple of ...
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Range extension for new blu ray

My man cave in in my shop ( metal building) 200' from the house. I have a RG6 line from the splitter to the TV and a CAT5 line from the router ( Belkin N600) to my computer. WiFi does not seem to ...
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Wi fi issues with Lenovo desktop H520

Much to my dismay I recently made the so-called upgrade from Windows 8 to Windows 8.1. The result was that windows 8.1 totally disabled the WiFi functionality on my desktop, a Lenovo H520. So far ...
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TP Link AC router slower than Belkin G router?

I recently upgraded my router to TP Link Archer 750 as I needed a USB port in the router to setup a media sharing server. To my surprise this router is performing pathetically. I am running on the ...
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Problems installing Atheros Wireless driver

I was trying to reinstall the wireless driver on my Toshiba Satellite L300-2CF with Windows 7 x64, the wireless adapter is Atheros AR5007EG, but when I finally removed it, and then tried to reinstall ...