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 get Alfa awus036nha to work with Kali Linux?

Im running Kali linux 64bit 1.07 as a guest os through virtualbox 4.3.12 r93733. Ive also installed the VirtualBox 4.3.12 Oracle VM VirtualBox Extension Pack. I have bridged my hosts network ...
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Conection of two routers

I have wireless router Cisco Linksys E900 connected to modem, but I can't get the WiFi signal on the other side of my house. So I put there a second wireless router Asus RT-N10E and connected it with ...
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Cannot connect to the internet, “ipconfig” is blank

I have a HP Pavilion computer running Windows 8.1, and the other day it stopped connecting to the internet, although it would still list WiFi routers. I tried three sources, and none worked, although ...
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Why does my computer sometimes not identify my wireless network, or others, that it always connects to?

I have a vista operating system. Sometimes my computer will not connect to the wireless network (internet) when I start up my laptop. This happens at different places on occasion, and it is very ...
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Can I use a DSL Modem with built-in wireless router with a cable modem?

I recently moved from DSL to Cable. I have a 'dumb' cable modem, but a 'smart' DSL modem (two actually). What I would like to do is to connect the cable modem to one of the lan ports of the DSL modem ...
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WiFi Signal Strength & Link Quality Excellent But Low Speed?

I have 2 WiFi adapters that I use to get connection around. When both are hooked up I have very good signal and link quality, But when I have speed of 11 Mbps? 2 WiFi Adapters: ALFA AWUS036H ALFA ...
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WAN port Unplugged

I have iBall 150M Extreme Wireless N Router. I am trying to connect my internet through this router. I configured it correctly (using quick configuration) as per my knowledge using static IP Address. ...
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Why do my two PCs have different Wifi speed of the same router?

I recently bought a Lenovo laptop with Wifi card "Intel Dual Band Wireless AC 3160" to replace an old Acer laptop whose wifi card is "Qualcomm Atheros AR5B97 Wireless Network Adapter", and both are ...
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How to tell if internet is down on Macbook

When ISP is down, we get limited connection error on Widows (see screenshots) with yellow exclamation mark on wifi toolbar, same thing happens in android. In this way we can tell that, there is some ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 suddenly cannot connect to WPA2/WPA Personal protected connection. Windows 7 can

I have a laptop with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04. I have a Cisco E1200 and when I set it up, it created 2 SSIDs. Let's name them: MyConnection (WPA/WPA2 personal), and MyConnection-Guest (no ...
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USB Thethering and 3G wireless routers

Is it possible to connect tethered android phone to USB socket of a 3G wifi router to access internet in place of regular USB dongle? If yes,how?
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DD-WRT on WNDR3700 forgets Shared Key password

For some time, I've been using DD-WRT (DD-WRT v24-sp2 (06/14/11) std - build 17201) on a Netgear WNDR3700 v2 router. Yesterday, I found that the 2.4 GHz network had become open and that the Shared ...
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Setup home network for VNC

I own a macbook OS 10.10 and a desktop PC running Vista professional. I use an USB 3g modem in order to have internet access (I could use it on both computers), but I usually connect the macbook to ...
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Unknown device showing up on home network

In the “Network” section of Windows 7, I can see a new device connected to the network. There is manufacture info and a MAC address but IP is unknown. The razor aus nexus shows up then disappears. Any ...
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How do I share my Internet connection over Wi-Fi from the command line?

What is the command line that starts sharing the internet connection from LAN over Wi-Fi? I think it allows to set a specific network name and a password. I remember it from some techie talk on a ...
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How to enter GPS coordinates in my WiFi router? [closed]

Is it possible to add GPS coordinates in my WiFi router? So that it be able to report coordinates to it's users by some (unknown to me) protocol?
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Wifi extender with its own wireless network

Today I wanted to buy a Wifi Extender, like the Netgear AC750. I thought it could connect to the base station (like the hotel wifi), and then setup its own wifi network, with its own SSID. In the shop ...
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Why does pinging a local router return “Destination Host Unreachable”?

I have two tomato routers. One is bridged wirelessly with the other. I have a new server on the network. It's running Ubuntu Server 11.04. They are all connected like this: A - Linux PC B - New ...
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local wireless is slow

I'm trying to transfer data from one mbp to another over my local wireless, and the most I get is around 5 - 10 MB/s. Is this normal?
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Determining type of Wifi connection

How do you determine which type of Wifi connection a computer is currently using? For example, is the computer connected using an 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n, or 802.11ac connection? Since, for ...
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How to unmerge a wireless connection in windows 7?

Recently got a windows 7 desktop, and bought a ZENDnet USB wireless n adapter for it. Installed the software. Worked fine, but began to have some issues. Notably that there was a listed Wireless ...
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Can I use a TP-link TD-W8151N as a wireless repeater?

I have a Asus RT-N10E that I am using with a wimax connection that is giving me a Wi-Fi network. I just installed a Yagi antenna in my neighbors house but the signal strength is extremely low (no ...
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Wifi network undetectable on a Lenovo G470

I have a WPA2 secured network with a visible SSID at home that works perfectly fine with a Dell laptop,a HP netbook and sundry mobile phones. When I try connecting my sister's Lenovo G470, it refuses ...
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How can I force Windows 7 to give my LAN (wired) conection priority over my WiFi?

Given the choice between my LAN (wired) and my WiFi connections, my Windows 7 PC gives priority to the WiFi - how can I make it prioritize the LAN connection?
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Using my USB Port only as a Power Source [duplicate]

I have a peculiar problem of requiring usb port only for powering my wifi enabled USB powered Dongle. Hope you understand. I have some application that will work only in Wifi. But now when I connect ...
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PCIe add-on Wi-Fi adapter as receiver + repeater

I am aware of Windows' Hosted Network capability : Sets up a network as an AP Can coexist with an existing Wi-Fi network Also bridging : two networks share address space And access points in a ...
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Router speed not even close

My laptop which has an Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6235 downloads at about 27Mbps. My router is a Belkin N150 (Model F9K1001v3). And I have a Motorola Surfboard SB6141, which supports up to 300Mbps. ...
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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 ...
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Best method of NLOS video transfer to 2km distance

I'm trying to transfer HD video at 4000kbps(4Mbits) from a mobile device (motorbike) to a stationary device (main computer) having a maximum distance between them of 2km. I've found that WiMAX have ...
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Motorola SBG6850 / Linksys WRT54G network problem

I am trying to resolve issues with connecting my desktop and LAN capable printer to my network. I recently upgrade to the Motorola Cable Modem Gateway SBG6580 and have TWC coming into it, this works ...
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what could stop windows7 from pinging a certain device?

We have a strange problem: Device 109: Laptop Win7 Device 108: Epson WF2010 Printer Device 100: PC-Tower Win7 Device 001: Router Network is wireless 192.168.2.0 Subnet is 255.255.255.0 100 can ...
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I need HELP/Instructions on how to set up MULTIPLE IP addresses on my home WiFi , I am using Windows 8 and Verizon FIOS cable [closed]

I'm completely new to the whole IP address thing. I am trying to set up 24 different IP addresses on my home network. I have verizon fios cable with the router verizon provided for me. Im using ...
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OpenWRT Android devices slow wifi

I've got my WNDR3700 running OpenWrt Barrier Breaker 14.07 / LuCI Trunk (0.12+svn-r10530). Everything is working just fine except for one thing. My android devices are all experiencing slow wifi. The ...
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Problem setting up two Wi-Fi module for two way communication

I have two Wi-Fi modules (Moxa AWK 3131) from MOXA. I am trying to set up these two modules in such a way that they can talk to each other. I have connected them as follows, I have configured the ...
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Setting up a second router as bridge?

I have a fios router in my basement with wires that connect to it running all throughout my house. At the ends of each of these wires are ethernet outlets (not sure if that's the technical term, but ...
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Calculating SNR and EIRP

I'm really stuck here, and can't figure a thing. 1 have 2 Wi-Fi(5Mhz) antennas, they are installed in 500 meters between each other, i can see the 1st antenna but the signal is very poor, i was ...
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Dell Inspiron 15 R n series

I want win7 32-bit wireless driver for my laptop (dell inspiron 15R core I7 n series) I searched at the main site but all drivers were for 64-bit only and till now no driver worked for it, I really ...
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Combine WLAN with LAN

I have D-link DSL 2750U wireless router. My PC and notebook are connected to router by Wi-Fi. They can share files or ping each other. I have a network storage unit plugged into router by an ethernet ...
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Connecting 3 computers using ad-hoc feature of Wi-Fi

The 802.11g allows P2P ad-hoc (non-infrastructure) connection between two Computers with WiFi capabilities. But is it possible, practically or theoretically (as in only on paper but the network would ...
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Phone tethered to laptop for internet and then send internet out wirelessly

What I am looking for is a way to take the internet I have available on my laptop (from using my tethered smart phone) and project that out just like a wireless router would from a modem. This way ...
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Use a Wifi AP as a reciever?

I have a Cisco WAP-200 WI-FI access point which i want to hook up to my desktop and act as a WI-FI receiver. is it possible with any kind of mod or custom firmware for the access point?
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Wireless network using existing network

I am trying to accomplish the following, I know its possible as I have set this same scenario up previously, but with a Aruba solution, which made it easier. I have an exsisting LAN (192.168.0.1-254) ...
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WiFi tethering in windows7 without Admin previleges

I need to share my internet connection using WiFi. And unfortunately I dont have administrator rights. I know how to enable hostednetwork but this requires admin rights everytime the system starts. Is ...
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How can I share my Ethernet connection over Wi-Fi on OS X?

I am trying to share my Mac mini's ethernet connection over my wireless adapter (internal), with no success. I know about sharing in settings but if I try to share connection with sharing below Mac ...
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Belkin wifi router wont pick up internet from modem

My internet connection works just fine when it's manually connected via a cable to my modem, but when I tried enabling my wi-fi connection, it doesn't seem to work. I have 4 LAN ports in my modem and ...
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Speed provisioning Netgear r6300v2 (upload speed is not divided between multiple connections)

It seems that when one computer is uploading it will take all of the upload bandwidth and the router will only allow very low upload speeds to all other computers on the network (wired or wireless). I ...
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With multiple WLANs on the same radio with OpenWRT, route all traffic from a single network through VPN

I'm the owner of an TP-LINK Archer C7 v2.0 running OpenWrt Barrier Breaker 14.07. I currently have 2 wireless networks running on radio1 and one of them is supposed to be used by guests. In order to ...
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Wireless router with both 'AC' and 'N' clients on the 'AC' 5GHz SSID? Is there an impact on speed to either N or AC clients?

My ISP now supports up to 300Mbps down. I would like to buy and configure a wifi router that can offer this speed via WiFi, but can also support max speeds on legacy N clients with no impact to the ...
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Why does Windows 7 assume there is a new network connection when connecting to an existing access point?

I have been using my home ADSL and when I had problems with it, switched to my iPhone for network access. This mostly works as planned, but I have noticed that Windows 7 creates a new network name ...
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No internet connection when connected via wi-fi, but fine via ethernet (DD-WRT)

I just bought a new router and installed DD-WRT on it. When I connect to the router via wi-fi, I cannot get an outside internet connection (and in fact, can not connect to the router admin interface ...