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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Can't connect to the Internet even though I was able during installation(Debian)

As I said in the title i have difficulties connecting to the Internet. During installation of Debian 7.1 I provided wizard with htc_9271.fw file when it asked. After that I connected to the ftp server ...
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Wifi disabled after time

I do have several computers in my office, and unfortunately, the network admin has yet to patch my cables (which I'm not allowed to). So far, I'm stuck with Wifi, so I configured one of my Windows 8 ...
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Win 7 Home Premium 64-bit : Using sleep mode changes chars in network password to uppercase

After using the sleep mode on my desktop Win 7 machine, I always find I can't connect to my home wifi network. I can check the settings via Control Panel >> Network and Internet >> Manage Wireless ...
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Sharing a proxy connection with 802.1X authentication

I want to start by saying that I'm really new at this, and I'm really looking forward to learning something but I don't know where to start. The problem is this: I study at a university that has ...
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What speeds can I expect on my LAN?

I just replace my old router with an ASUS RT-N66U. The router says it supports up to 450Mbit/s on 2.4GHz and 5GHz. I know I cannot expect to exactly reach that speed because of overhead and ...
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why does my network disconnects from internet every couple of hours?

I have a broadband that here you can see its details. It provides wireless and also I got two more routers that use them as access points. DHCP is disabled on them and these two routers work are set ...
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Can we create a VAP in sta mode and another VAP in ap mode in MadWiFi

I have am working with a Atheros chip and madwifi and I am trying to set up VAPs one in sta and one in ap. I am able to set up multiple VAPs in ap mode but when I set up the first VAP in sta and then ...
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3801 HGV Admin interface will not load

First thanks for any and all help. I have done extensive searching on this and have turn up nothing so far so I hope I may be able to get some answers here. I have been trying to simply access the ...
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DIR-505 I can ping google.com, but can't view webpage

I just bought a dlink DIR-505 to extend my wifi range in my house. While I can connect to the device, configure it in Hotspot mode, and PING an external address (google.com), I can't retrieve a web ...
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How do I Reverse Tether my phone for internet connectivity without rooting?

I'm trying to create an internet connection for an android device using a linux(Ubuntu 12.04 x64) box. Creating a WiFi hotspot proved to be redundant as the device cannot discover the network. Next, I ...
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Random connection timeouts only to one server

I'm having a very strange issue with my connection to my server. Before you say "It's the servers connection" I know for a fact that it isn't, as other people are able to connect fine. Basically, I ...
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Belkin N150 F7D1301 acting weird

I got a belkin n150 basic router F7D1301 last September (2012) but since yesterday it's acting strange. I returned home and my phone wasn't able to find the router so I restarted the router and the ...
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Intermittent wifi on Macbook Pro Mid 2010

Experiencing connectivity issues on my Macbook Pro 2010... ping works flawlessly however every 2 minutes or so while browsing the internet (with both safari and chrome), I will run into a timeout and ...
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Using a WRT54G V8 as a repeater and print server?

I currently have an old WRT54G V8 setup with my printer (HP Laserjet 400M 401DN) to broadcast it's own wireless network (no internet, just printer). The printer works wirelessly with this setup but I ...
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Intel Ultimate-N Desktop Antennas

I'll be installing an Intel Ultimate-N 6300 in a desktop computer. What I'm unsure about is which antennas to buy. I want to have the normal "Black Pole" type desktop antenna I typically see for the ...
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Mac mini Wi-Fi super slow sometimes

I have a new Mac mini mid-2012 that has been working quite well for the last two months. However, there are times now that the internet stops working for some time. Here are the details of my issue: ...
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How to access Ubuntu local web server from a different apartment

I have set up an Ubuntu Apache web server with a four years old laptop. And my web application needs to be used from a different apartment, from my ground floor shop. Actually, I'm an intermediate web ...
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Internet Connection Sharing(ICS) on windows 7 does not work even though connected to host

So below are the details of hardware/software I am using for ICS. 1.Windows 7 as host 2.Android Phone(Micromax canvas 2 as client 3.EDUP nano usb wifi adapter 4.Data card(usb modem) for internet ...
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Two wireless extenders with same mac address…How to assign IP address dhcp

I have two wireless extenders, and they both have the exact same mac address (same make and model) Now, they work fine in the network, I just wanted to know how can I assign them specific IP ...
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Windows 8 Wifi speeds in two different locations

I have a new Windows 8 machine that I have setup at home and the internet speed is fine. Just as fast as my windows 7 machines. I have taken the Windows 8 machine to a different house with different ...
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How to set the daily quota and bandwidth control for all IP in DDWRT

What I want to do with my DDWRT router is, I need to set the bandwidth control limit for all IP address to 1024kbps internet speed. Also I need to set the usage permission to 2GB quota per day, once ...
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Ping takes a very long time to start

The internet on my mac keeps slowing down and I'm struggling to diagnose the problem. Other identical machines on the same network aren't suffering from the same problem. After a reboot the internet ...
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Router configuration

I have a Netgear WNR1000 router. On my PC I am running a tomcat server on port 8001. But the problem is I cannot browse the tomcat server from my phone (though both phone and pc are under same LAN) ...
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Wifi issues with iTerm2 as frontmost application on external monitor

I have reproduced this many times yesterday and today, and I am confident that I'm not just looking for patterns where there are none. I have a retina Macbook Pro (OSX 10.8) connected to a Dell ...
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How to set up my Desktop PC to work with my Samsung

I have an Acer desktop PC that once upon a time was connected via Verizon dsl. Now I have moved to an area where there is nothing available so I have been using my Verizon Samsung as a hotspot with my ...
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Use Connectify to share VPN to my iPhone

I'm trying to share the VPN used on my PC to my iPhone by Connectify. Now the problem is: in the first few seconds after the WiFi set up by Connectify started, my iPhone can connect to Twiter and ...
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Bluetooth 4.0 and transfer speeds of USB dongles

I have a general question about hardware here, specifically Bluetooth 4.0. I've been looking to upgrade my little Bluetooth USB dongle from an earlier version (I think it's ~2.1) to something newer, ...
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Windows 8 network bridge losing connectivity

I have a Windows 8 computer, set up to connect to a wireless network, with a network bridge to pass the network on to a NAS box (running FreeNAS) over ethernet. In general, this set up works fine. It ...
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Using internet causes glitches in playing music

When I'm playing music on my laptop, using internet causes glitches (slight pauses and some noise) in the sound. It's not because of high CPU usage, I tried playing music when converting 8 music ...
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Internet Wifi 100 half duplex?

Well I have been trying to figure out why the fios connection has been total crap on wifi. I was looking through some settings and found the port configuration option somewhere in the settings where ...
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Wireless signal constantly fluctuates between -30 to -95dB, is this fixable?

My current ISP recently replaced or old modem with a new one with a built in router with wireless access. Because of this I decided just connect everything on that new router using switches, because I ...
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Prevent Sharing Wifi Settings Between Users on Windows 8

I've noticed that if I connect to an access point when logged in as one user, and then switch accounts to another user, that user can also use that wifi connection without needing to re-enter the ...
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Limited connection whenever I connect to a Wi-Fi network outside the company

Whenever I connect my work laptop to a wireless network outside of my company, the connection shows as Limited, and there is no internet access. I have tried several times by disabling/enabling the ...
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Sudden stop detection of wirless network

I am using Atheros AR5007EG wireless Network Adapter, which has suddenly stopped detecting any of the wirless networks available whether at home or at office.. But through LAN I can access Internet.. ...
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Bluetooth through internet

Maybe it's silly but I'll ask anyway. I have two android phones and a game which lets you play together with bluetooth. Is there a software that can link 2 PC and bridge the two bluetooth ...
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Pip Downloads Failing with Mis-Matched Hashes

I'm asking this question here as I'm almost sure this is a network issue rather than a pip issue.... I do a lot of work with virtual environments, pip and python on my Mac and in Linux VMs on the ...
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raspberry pi openelec: how to connect via wifi with an ssid with spaces and special characters

device: Raspberry Pi Mod. B Rev 2.0 512 MB RAM wifi stick: EDIMAX EW-7811UN Wireless USB Adapter, 150 Mbit/s OS: openelec (XBMC) ssid: FRITZ!Box Fon WLAN 7270 How can I connect to wireless lan with ...
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How does windows prioritize what AP to connect to if multiple are available for the same SSID?

I'm wondering, I administrate a setup where we have multiple AP's feeding the same SSID on 2.4ghz and 5ghz frequencies. Without access to anything but the dBm how could I determine what frequency / ...
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Use wifi instead of LAN for some apps

At work I need to be connected to the LAN with a proxy. This proxy blocks a lot of things that I still want to access, one of them being Spotify. We also have a wifi which works just fine, but as ...
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Connect Tomato router over WiFi to public VPN WiFi and keep local WiFi & LAN behind NAT?

I want to use my Tomato based router as a WiFi gateway to the outside world, but also use the internal WLAN SSID. The reason is that I have a couple of devices that I do not want to connect to the ...
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No 'sharing' tab when attempting to connect laptop with xbox 360

I am using a Sony Vaio Series SR, Windows Vista and have followed a number of forums and threads on how to resolve the issue. The issue is that when I go to Control Panel > Network and Sharing Center ...
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Internet Speed Sub-Optimal on PC but fine on laptop

I built a new PC and have been using a USB wireless adapter for internet access since my router/modem is in a different room. I have 12Mbps service. speedtest.net shows 6-12Mbps for the laptop but the ...
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epson workforce wireless printer connectivity problems

I have an Epson Workforce 845 printer and I did the initial set up with the newest drivers from Epson. I connected it to my computer to configure the network settings and they are correct. I have been ...
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using opendns, but why does dnsleak test show 5 opendns ip's?

Am using a vpn along with opendns, so there's no dns leaks. I use dnsleaktest to check, and it shows many opendns ip's. Shouldn't it just show on dns ip being in use? I'm not sure if I have my dns ...
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How to fight network latency and jitter issues on Wifi?

I'm having problems with my Wifi connection. I did a test on PingTest.net with the following results: Packet Loss: 0% Ping: 103ms Jitter: 29ms Same test but from another machine on the network ...
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setting up linux routing table for mutliple wifi connections

I would like to increase the speed when downloading large files on a public hotspot by using both a built-in wifi-adapter (wlan0) and a wifi-usb-stick (wlan1). As bonding wifi-devices does not seem ...
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Can see open network in XP , but not connect. Only happened since arriving in Australia(!?) with multiple devices

I've had a netbook for a couple of years, while travelling, and it's fantastic. Little XP Asus netbook. Never had problems. However since arriving in Australia (Melbourne) I've run into a couple of ...
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Lower bandwidth on Linux than on Windows behind same wireless router

UPDATE: When I connected via an Ethernet cable directly running from my Linux laptop to my wireless router, I get the correct bandwdith (~10 Mbits/s). It's only when I connect wirelessly that my ...
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FTP from IP camera to server losing packets

I'm tryin to set up a number of IP cameras (D-link DCS-920 and DCS-930L) to send images by FTP to a server (Ubuntu server (10.04 I think)). The images are about 15KB each and currently I have 6 ...
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“Your account is still active” (FireDigit Hotspot Manager)

My employer uses FireDigit Hotspot Manager to manage our wireless network. Of late, some users have complained that they keep getting the message "Your account is still active" when logging into the ...