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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How to allocate WIFI Bandwith?

I am having a little problem with a wireless network. I have users connected to a wireless router, and two others are connected to a repeater. (Just to call some details the Router is an Archer C7 ...
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Wifi not detected with tripolar adapter

I recently moved to a new apartment. There are both a RJ-11 socket and a tripolar socket. If I connect my modem to the RJ-11 socket, there are no problems: I can access Internet both with the LAN wire ...
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How to check the event log (if any) for network failure?

Suppose, when you leave your computer running while it's connected to internet and after a while if your WiFi modem freezes in the middle, then there would be a "Limited or No Network connectivity" ...
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Vigor2700, tenda n30 wds

Ii would like to extends my WiFi signal from Vigor2700 using Tenda N30, but it's not working. I have never did something like this before, but i think that problem is not in tenda as it looks like ...
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How can i block users from streaming facebook videos

I have a Draytek vigor 2925VNPlus and I have been able to block users on my WiFi from going to YouTube. However I don't want to block Facebook as a whole I just want to be able to block the videos so ...
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Can computers that use different SSIDs communicate?

I would like computer A and C be able to communicate with each other but they should not be able to communicate with computer B. Is simply making them use different SSIDs enough to get this done?
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No option for Wireless connection in Windows 7

I would like to connect to a wireless network from my desktop which run Windows 7 but when I go to Control Panel -> Network and Sharing Center -> Set up a new connection or network, the only option I ...
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Netgear WNR1000v4 Keeps Disconnecting

I've updated the firmware, still problems. I've tried hard reseting it, still problems. I've tried wired connection instead of wireless, still problems. The only way I get good internet is to stop ...
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Find the physical location of a MAC address?

I want to find the physical location of a device, of which I only know its WiFi or Bluetooth MAC address. It is either an iPhone or Android phone. The device is not connected to a WiFi network, and is ...
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Does the Airport Express work with Windows and iPad 1st gen?

I have read about Airport Express and sounds better than a common router, but I'm not sure if will work fine to me. I use Win 10 and have an iPad 1st gen. Would Airport Express work to me? Is it ...
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How to debug wifi hotspot on windows 7?

I use VirtualRouter to set up a personal hotspot from my Windows 7 computer. However, as of recently the hotspot set up from my computer does not work anymore. The Network & Sharing center shows ...
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Windows 8 doesn't ask for Wifi credentials

UPC Wi-Free requires to enter a username and password, but when I try to connect, it doesn't ask me for it, but rather tries to connect right away - which of course fails. I have read Change the ...
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DNS stops resolving after few minutes. On WiFi only

I have Windows 10 x64 Enterprise. This happens only on WiFi network. Doesn't matter if I'm using build in or USB adapter. I tried using Google DNS, Open DNS and default DNS. Doesn't matter which one ...
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Should I switch off my WiFi extender when I am not using it? [closed]

After I am done in the kitchen using my laptop or tablet, should I turn off my WiFi extender or just keep it on? I am not sure what to do about this.
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My wireless Epson printer appears offline, often. Why?

I've got an Epson WF-3540 printer. It is connected to our network wirelessly. It used to not give us any problems until I had to reset the router. Now the printer hardly ever works for us, because it ...
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How to send a message to another pc over WiFi?

Recently I found out that someone has hacked my WiFi now I'm trying to send him a message or even a picture if it's possible. PS: note that the only connection we have is that we both are on the same ...
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How to connect two locally linked computers to WIFI using IPv4 addressing?

I want to connect my laptop and another computer (which is RaspberryPi 2, but that's not very important) using a crossover cable. Then I would like to SSH from my laptop to another computer. Finally, ...
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Fast pc - modem and modem - internet connection, but slow pc - internet connection

I recently bought an Asus DSL-AC68U modem and a PCE AC68 wireless network adapter for my desktop pc. Setting up the modem was really easy, and I measured up to 70Mbps with a laptop directly connected ...
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Wired and wireless network using powerline extender

I'm not an expert on networks and hardware setup so you will have to excuse my ignorance :-) I have a regular (wired) router and a wifi-router connected in my appartment. The regular router is in ...
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Cannot connect with WPA2 (AES) encryption + EAP-TTLS PAP with FreeRADIUS auth

I successfully set up an enterprise Wi-Fi connection with LDAP authentication by way of FreeRADIUS. I used EAP-TTLS PAP because I have hashed passwords in my OpenLDAP directory. When I use TKIP ...
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Share LAN Internet FROM Windows 10 INTO Lollipop by USB or Bluetooth connection

I have a Desktop Windows 10 PC with LAN and WAN connections (WAN: Wide Area Network, Internet). but no WiFi in it, but it has an USB Bluetooth 2.1 adapter plugged in. I have also an Android Galaxy S4 ...
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OpenWRT Free WiFI Hotspot Support?

I'm running OpenWRT Barrier Breaker 14.07 on my router, and I'm having some trouble connecting to free WiFi hotspots. It works fine with ethernet connections and connecting to my own broadband, but ...
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Sidebar and titlebar disappeared and i cant connect to a wifi network

I use Ubuntu 14.04. Mistakenly i deleted a package which i dint know what i deleted. Later on a restart, I cant see the sidebar and title bar. I also cant connect to internet to reinstall any missing ...
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How to have DD-WRT repeater Wi-Fi always on?

Is it possible to keep the repeater Wi-Fi on, even when the source modem is not turned on? Because that is my only way to access it. This is the longer version So I have a normal modem and ...
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Cannot access Internet on iPad sharing an Internet connection with iMac (on iMac: ethernet using cisco client)

I have an iMac (OS X Yosemite v.10.10.5) which is connected via ethernet with the internet. I have to use Cisco Any Connect Secure Mobility Client to actually use the internet, which is provided by my ...
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Setting up a Bluetooth PAN

I am trying to create a Bluetooth PAN between two devices where I can access REST based web services over the Bluetooth connection. I have had some success with various proof of concepts (both ...
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Can't create wifi hotspot with Windows 10

I have an HP Pro x2 running Windows 10 Enterprise x64. It has a Verizon SIM card and under Settings > Network & Internet > Cellular, it has Verizon Wireless (LTE) listed as Connected. Under ...
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How to receive incoming calls on landline and mobile phone at the same time [closed]

Current situation a fixed landline for phone just one number: 123-456789 handled by one DECT base station with three phones one mobile (Windows) smartphone with its own mobile number, having wifi, ...
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What is the difference between 2.4GHz and 5GHz channels

Why 2.4G channels are like 1,2,3,4,5 and why 5G channels are like 36,40,44,48,52,56,60,64 & what is main difference between them ? 4G & 5G for real user ?
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Varying TTL on LAN

I've got a wireless router behind a router-modem. If I ping my router-modem (TWO hops), all seems well : robut@host:~$ ping 172.X.X.36 PING 172.X.X.36 (172.X.X.36) 56(84) bytes of data. 64 bytes ...
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Multiple SSID On Router

I have the Netgear WNDR4300 router, which has a 2.4GHZ network as well as 5G network. Would it be possible for me to have 2 SSID's on my 2.4GHZ network, one called HomeNtwk1 and the other called ...
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WiFi link within building, a few meters in distance but through a couple of walls & floors. How?

3 stories beneath us I have a small work room in the cellar where I would like to have internet access to look up things. I cannot pull a cable from my flat down there as there is no direct conduit ...
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IP Address Glitch on Lan to lan bridge?

I have Verizon FIOS with coax connection as primary router 192.168.1.1 (1st floor) Bridge 2nd router is TP-link wireless n router with cat5 connection point. 102.168.0.1 (2nd floor) Main use is 2nd ...
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No external DNS when connected to Cisco VPN and tethered

I use Cisco AnyConnect to access a VPN for our main vendor. I use it on my desktop at the office every day. Today I'm working from my laptop at home but due to internet slowness I tethered my laptop ...
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Is now Linux Mint fully supported on Lenovo G50-80?

Here is the computer I'd like to buy: Lenovo g50-80 I5 5200U AMD Radeon m5 330 I've no idea on what kind of WiFi chipset it has. Here someone has not find the driver for WiFi : ...
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Is the WiFi Scan already bidirectional?

When client scans the nearby for available WiFi networks, is this scan already bidirectional or is it just looking for the SSID Broadcast without sending anything back to the Access Point? I'm ...
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Connect a Wireless router to the network?

I have an existing network attached to a (MASTER) router (of course). Now I got a Fritz!Box and I like to attach it to my current network. I give it the same IP as a free IP Address in the current ...
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How to setup a router/access point that a reset will make it disconnect from the network?

So I have a main router and plenty of access points (precisely: Wi-Fi routers configured to be access points) connected to the main router. The access points can be physically accessed by the public, ...
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Cannot connect remotely to Z: drive

I am trying to figure out why I can't connect to Z: Drive from home to school. I was able to connect to Z: drive on my laptop when I was connected to the schools secure connection, but now I am at ...
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How to configure heavy load wifi network while streaming internet radio

Very unknowledgeable about networking issues: we are setting up an online radio station and need to reconfigure the internet network setup to optimize for stability. The music studio we have been ...
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Route traffic from client to server on router's WAN port

I have a TP-link tl-wr841nd home router, and I wish to make a small network for sharing and downloading files via a web browser interface. My basic setup is as shown below: Currently, I have a ...
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Can I use my office fax machine from another location

I currently work for a company but am getting my own office in another building (in a different town). The company I work for has a fax machine thats on its network (at their main office). Is there a ...
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Extend Home WiFi Network without a Secondary Network

I have an Arris modem-router combo I use for my Xfinity home WiFi. It's the only one that works with Xfinity that supports VoIP which I have. There are parts of my house that I don't get good WiFi ...
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Password is not sent with RADIUS request when connecting with Wifi

I am trying to get my router wifi to authenticate the username and password from an LDAP database on my ubuntu server. I followed the steps mentioned in this tutorial: ...
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FIOS Quantum Router Guest Wi-Fi

Can someone explain how the Guest Wi-Fi network works on the FIOS Quantum router? Is it a separate channel in addition to the normal (dual-band) 2.4 and 5 GHz channels? Or, does it commandeer one of ...
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Wired connection vs wireless bandwidth battle

I have a wired connection to my PC using a netger d6200 router. We have apple TV in our house which is connected via wireless (obviously). People like to stream netflix via apple tv which is fine, ...
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If DHCP is not configured, then how to know IP address of WAP?

I know the SSID name and password of the WiFi router. I have connected to it, by setting an arbitrary IP address, because there are no DHCP servers in the network (automatic IP will not work). But I ...
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Small business VoIP and wireless router [closed]

We recently changed our phone system to Ooma (http://www.ooma.com) but kept our current Internet provider, Time Warner. We have one router in the office and a booster plugged into the hallway wall ...
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Cannot open non-HTTPS webpages

Just today I got a problem with all browsers. I cannot open any websites without secured HTTP (https). This means I can open things like google, youtube, facebook, etc (and obviously StackExchange), ...
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Network Sniffing Doesn't working

I am curious about knowing about wireless networks and it's security. I Have a home setup of 2 computers A and B. I am running windows 7 on both. I opened up facebook in computer A and I started ...