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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Windows 8: want to force a specific website be opened only by one of two internet lines avialable

I have a PC with win 8 with two different available wifi internet lines available. I want to to force a specific website be opened only by only one of internet connection and other websites be opened ...
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What prompts Windows (8.1) to mark WiFi connections with this warning?

Why does Windows mark certain WiFi connections with an exclamation mark and not others?
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Connect Apple Airport Time Capsule via ethernet cable without disabling wi-fi internet connection on Windows 7

I would like to connect my Apple Airport Time Capsule to my Windows 7-based laptop via an ethernet cable without hindering my ability to connect to the internet wirelessly. I am currently using the ...
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iPhone 5s, iPhone6 cause failure of Netgear network

My Netgear network works perfectly for all computers as long as an iPhone is not connected. As soon as any iPhone connects to the WiFi network all computers lose connection (limited connection is ...
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SonicWALL Bridging WLAN VLAN Sub-Interfaces to LAN

We have a WLAN with two sub interfaces, one for a WPA wireless network and the other for an open wireless network. The WPA wireless network is on the 172.31.2.* ip address range and the open network ...
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setup wifi address for multiple routers

I am having the problem with my routers in my house. I have one wifi fiber modem in my house, the ip address of this modem is 192.168.1.100:8080. Since this modem has only one LAN port so I connected ...
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Windows 7 / 8 / 8.1 Create wireless ad-hoc network automatically after the windows start. Including ICS settings?

I am looking into ways of sharing my internet connection using windows netsh features. As the title says, is it possible to set everything needed via batch file(including enabling of ICS) and run it ...
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Is there a way to fix a good signal—but no speed—on my long distance Wi-Fi?

I am currently using an “amplified” USB Wi-Fi Adapter. The reason I quote “amplified” is because even though I am able to connect to my neighbor’s ap from 0.4 miles away, with a good signal, the ...
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Network Controller Driver not installed

I recently installed windows 8.1 on my Dell Inspiron 14(3421) but now I can't see any wifi networks on my network list. Simply, there is no wifi now. But, I can connect to the internet via Ethernet ...
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Ping spikes and packet loss/connection drops to router

So I'm getting large ping spikes between my computer and router. I have ruled out the possibility of a faulty router as other devices on the network do not appear to get any service interruptions. I ...
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Creating a big WiFi network with restrictions [closed]

I want to setup a WiFi network in a shopping mall that I work for. I think it will require about 5 access points (never worked with these). I want to limit the downloading to max 3GB/visitor and ...
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D-Link DWR-710 is not working in Windows 8 machine

I have bought this D-Link DWR-710 recently and when I tried to connect to my laptop with Windows 8 (64-bit) the auto instal was not working at the first time. After a while of trying all mothods and ...
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How to find the MAC address of access point that working on a roaming system

I’m working in very big oil and gas company. We have many many access points in our offices, each access point broadcasts 3 SSID’s. The access points with roaming system. On the back of each access ...
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wifi connected laptops high ping inside lan older computer ok newer computer no

interesting one, when on wifi my computer is an older laptop I ping to another older laptop pings are good time= single digits but when I ping other newer laptop pings not good time= mostly 3 digits. ...
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Short, periodic WiFi signal loss in Windows 8

I noticed that my WiFi dies for a short amount of time at regular 5-10 second intervals. This is shown in the network monitor widget below: This is particularly problematic when using Skype. Does ...
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How to use an ASUS RT-AC87U to extend range of existing RT-AC87U

I have two ASUS RT-AC87U routers. One(alpha) is connected to my Google Fiber modem. The other(bravo) is in another building across the street (110 feet away). I would like to use bravo to extend ...
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Wi-Fi location services not working

My iPad no longer knows my location, while at home. Works fine at other Wi-Fi locations. I have TWCable and they say they do not provide location services, or, it's my router. Netgear says router is ...
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How do i configure background traffic in Opnet 16.4?

I am currently working on a project which investigates codec performance over IPv6 networks. i have a two topologies for each codec, one with background traffic and one without. so far i have only ...
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Why i can't see the router configuration web page?

my ISP is BSNL, i use wireless usb modem they provided. No question or problem related internet connection, it is working fine, i just want to open the router configuration page so that i can do some ...
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how to configure tplink wireless router for best connection

i have a TPlink wireless router (WR940N) with 5mbps fiber connection. i have 17 desktop computers connected by cable with static ip starting from 192.168.0.11 to 192.168.0.28 and i set the DHCP ...
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Share a NAS across two local networks

So, this is the thing, I have 2 Floors, Internet modem (Huawei hg532e) is upstairs, I needed Internet coverage on both floors, so I decided to install a Powerline network because the Wi-Fi wasn’t ...
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Reoccuring DNS Lookup Failed

For some reason, seemingly at random, any attempts to resolve a domain fail in my network. Any existing connections will continue to work, since their domain names have already been resolved, but if I ...
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Can't connect to other computers on wireless network with Belkin N150

I recently switched to a Belkin N150 wireless router, and I can no longer connect to other machines on my wireless network. Whenever I try to ping or ssh to another laptop on the network, it just ...
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Reducing wireless hotspot signal strength

I want to decrease the signal strength of my wireless card (to minimize interference, among other factors), so I tried the following command: iwconfig wlan0 txpower 1 Running iwconfig again ...
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Connecting 2+ GoPros to one Laptop

As part of a project I am doing, I need to create a system which is built of 2 to 4 cameras which are connected to 1 PC. My question is if there's a way to connect 2 or more GoProHero 3+ cameras to my ...
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Trying to detect why a certain program using a TUN/TAP devices disconnects my WLAN

I’ve got program which disconnects my wlan0 network. I would like to know why this network disconnects. I'm using wpa_supplicant for wlan0. The program which make me disconnect is attaching TUN/TAP ...
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Connecting two interfaces

I’ve got 2 network interfaces, wlan0 and tun_nrf24. wlan0 is reachable from my LAN network so, I can connect to it. I need to make tun_nrf24 to available from my LAN too. gateway: 192.168.1.1 ...
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Connected to wi-fi but no network

My wi-fi router suddenly stopped working, and I can't get it to work. My provider had issues in my area, but they settled, and after that wi-fi is not working anymore. I have a following setup: modem ...
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802.11ac, stuck at 355KibiBytes/sec - weirdly common number?

I have an ASUS RT-AC66U router (802.11ac - 2.4GHz and 5GHz) and an ASUS USB-AC56 802.11ac Wireless USB Adapter. The router firmware is updated, all the QoS nonsense is disabled, and I'm using DHCP ...
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ASUS DSL N14U System log repeats “AP SETKEYS DONE..”

2015-03-05 22:31:51 kernel: AP SETKEYS DONE - WPA2, AuthMode(7)=WPA2PSK, WepStatus(6)=AES, GroupWepStatus(6)=AES This kernel line/error is repetitive all of system log. I don't give a reason why ...
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Wireless router to Windows Server 2012 R2

I have a Server 2012 R2 for a small business with a Netgear R6300 wifi router. I want to add wireless printers to print with wired computers. I get error messages that says they are on different ...
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Can one “wpa_supplicant” support Ethernet LAN and WLAN?

The product I’m working on supports Ethernet only, and we are planning to support WLAN as well. I’m trying to figure out whether same wpa_supplicant can support both of Ethernet and WLAN or we have to ...
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Setting up second router

Background: I recently moved in with my girlfriend and the only option she has for broadband is ATT DSL and the router she must use is not the best. It is a Netgear model B90-755025-15 The wifi ...
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What does shared file transfer speed depends on?

I have discovered that I can transfer shared files from my PC to my Android phone.I am using ES File Explorer, and I was wondering what the transfer speed depends on? For example, if I start ...
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what is outgoing and incoming policy in the router setting?

What is incoming/outgoing policy in the router setting? and is there any difference between incoming/outgoing policy and incoming/outgoing direction? When I want to configure my router to allow a ...
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Using TAP adapters for network bridging/connection?

Using virtualbox with a windows 8.1 host, I am using TAP adapters in the host to bridge networks with mixed and (to my eyes) inconsistent results. A few scenarios I have tried: ...
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Sharing Dial up internet with android

I am running Windows 7 with symantec endpoint protection antivirus. I have a dial up connection to connect to internet. I want to create a hotspot to share this internet connection with andriod ...
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Internet Connection Extremely Poor but no issues with the ISP

I have a broadband Internet connection from EE in the UK (formerly Orange) and the connection is 17 Mbps. But since last week, I am constantly getting 0.7 Mbps. My housemate gets around 11-12 Mbps ...
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Bluetooth vs. Ble

I am in process of researching bluetooth technology for our next project and I have gotten a little bit confused. Mainly I am interested in bluetooth connection between two devices, in best case ...
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WiFi Transmit Rate Fluctuates

I'm trying to figure this one out and I'm a bit confused. We've got a WiFi access point in a specific room in the office where we have about 3-4 people working and we'll see a large fluctuation in the ...
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Can I globally set all Android apps to prefer WiFi for data? [migrated]

My cellular carrier just alerted me that we've exceeded our data usage. They show that I used more than 500MB at once a few days ago at a time when I was at home in bed, and the phone in range of my ...
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Sharing between 5GHz and 2.4GHz on same network

I just got an access point by EnGenius (ESR1750) which is dual-band. At my office, we use IP Messenger to share files. Most of the devices are Mac Minis but there are a few Windows PCs as well. The ...
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Use wired LAN network interface for Teamviewer and Wi-Fi interface for everything else

I need to make TeamViewer use my wired network card and web browsing traffic to use my Wi-Fi network card. I am using Windows XP. How can I make this happen? If the scenario above would not be ...
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Why is my modem/router not detecting my wireless access point?

I have a Zyxel WAP3205 v1 wireless access point. Under my previous Internet provider, my modem acted as a DHCP server and was able to detect and assign the default network address to the WAP allowing ...
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Wireless adapter missing

I have a HP ProBook 4520s laptop with Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit and a Ralink RT3090 802.11b/g/n wireless. The last few days, I started noticing that I was getting weaker Wi-Fi connections, but this ...
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WiFi GamePad App from Android Device to Android Device

Does anybody know an app for Android Devices to use my phone as a gamepad for my tablet. I'm using my tablet as a "Smart TV" with a HDMI cable connected to my TV, and i wanna play games. P.S. The ...
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Connecting bluetooth headset kills wifi internet on laptop PC

I just bought Genius HS-920BT BT headset. I've paired it to my PC on Windows 7. However, when I turned on the "Forward Voip calls to Handsfree" service, in order to use it as my Skype communications ...
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show “effect” of nmcli r wifi off as airplane mode in KNetworkManager GUI (plane checkbox ticked)

my ultimate aim is to put a shortcut on my keyboard which enables/disables the airplane mode of my wifi. I spent a couple of hours to figure out how to realize this by an nmcli command which does not ...
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Win 7 - “unidentified network” / “virtualbox-host-only network”

I somewhat strangely cannot connect my computer (Win7) to the internet anymore because it is "currently connected" to an "unidentified network". Network Center says I'm on the "VirtualBox Host-Only ...
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Additional logon information required

I am connecting to a wireless network in a company and as the title says, I am getting the message that I have to log in to the network. To do that I usually just open a random webpage and I am ...