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 automate running the dhclient for wwan0?

in Linux Mint 17 I have to run sudo dhclient every time I connect and disconnect to/from the Internet using a mobile broadband dongle, because otherwise the connection is declared active but when I ...
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DailMotion App wouldn't load Videos while DailyMotion Website works fine

I am facing a strange issue lately, When I am connected to my home Wi-Fi Network, I cannot be able to load DailyMotion videos through Android App, I have tried over dozen different phones including , ...
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Setting up wi-fi using Airport Extreme / Express and powerline

I need to setup a wi-fi (ONE!) for a house with two floors. What I was basically thinking of is the following scenario: I connect a DSL modem to the landline I connect an Airport Extreme to the DSL ...
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What is the maximum connections practically supported by a 2.4 GHz router?

We have a Netgear WNR614 router 2.4 GHz in our office. Its a single band 300 mbps N router. We need to connect a large number of devices (50-60) to the internet on WLAN. This router is not ...
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Wifi signal goes out randomly and is only fixed by restarting the computer

I have an Acer laptop with Win7 on it that is three years old. I don't have the money for a new computer (which is why I have one corner of it duct taped together.) I use internet and very randomly, ...
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Validating wifi password between router and client

How work validating WiFi password, how computer knows what is correct password. Has computer send data to router, and then router validating and give feedback?
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Logging into hotel Wi-Fi changes bash prompt? [duplicate]

Since clicking on the “I agree” pop-up when logging into a hotel Wi-Fi, my bash prompt contains some kind of hash in it. The format is now: <strange hash>:<working dir> <username> ...
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Is it possible to exclude specific SSIDs from the wifi network finder?

I work in an office hotel situated above a bunch of cafés, as such there are a ton of different wireless networks. Sometimes I can't even see the network I want to connect to on the list of available ...
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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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Telnet cannot connect to localhost on port 23

I am using bat file assigned with vbs script to change router configuration every 15 minutes through the day through telnet commands. It works as supposed for a while then it shows this message "Could ...
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Unidentified network - no internet access what to do?

After I got a new USB adapter for my Windows 7 desktop and I installed its driver's it shows unidentified network no internet access. When I try to troubleshoot the problem it shows internet ...
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Installed SSD on win 7 laptop now outlook 2013 wont search emails

I cloned a hdd over to a ssd. the user came to me and mentioned while the computer is much faster for rebooting or saving large files outlook2013 no longer searches through emails I took a look ...
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Does wifi availbility affect internet speed on other computers?

We have wifi availability at our office. We are being told that when wifi is not being used, even the fact that it is available will slow down internet usage on our office computers. They say that ...
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RT3070STA Monitor Mode Instability

I am running Debian on an embedded system, the Technologic Systems TS-7800 board. I use various USB Wi-Fi adapters with the RT3070 chipset and am using the rt3070sta driver. My system invokes Wi-Fi ...
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2 Routers on network, can i have them do different DHCP

I'm trying to fix a network that we want to have private and public access. Currently they have Verizon service with the actiontec wireless modem/router as the main router. They have the office ...
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Killing processes using a wireless interface automatically

The issue I'm having is that whenever I just remove my USB wifi card, it kernel panics and reboots the system. Is there some way to detect and kill any processes using the wifi card automatically to ...
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Can I use wired and wireless headphones in the same time?

I have a bluetooth headphones which work with my windows 8 machine. I want both: wired and wireless headphones to work in the same time. But if wireless headphones device is connected to a machine, ...
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brand new hp pavilion 500 has very weak wifi signal

So i just bought a new Desktop computer : Specs : Model: HP 500-280ef Cpu : intel i7 4770,3.8ghz,8mo cache GPU : nVidia 750 2Gb DDR5 RAM : 8Gb Os : win 8.1 Wireless ...
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Weird intermittent Internet symptom

I live in Thailand and An antenna receives Wi-Fi signal from a shop 3 kilometers away; the signal passes through a D-Link router and is rebroadcast throughout my home. Usually it works OK. But ...
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Network speaker works fine in AirPlay and iTunes, but does not show in Windows Media Player

Trying to connect to a networked speaker. The speaker appears in the networking list as connected and functioning device, but does not appear in the Sound card under playback devices. BTW, I can ...
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Connectify v/s command line hotspot creation in windows

I just want to know that if there is some difference b/w creating a hotspot using Connectify and creating the same using CLI in windows (I use win 8). I observed that success of connecting to hotspot ...
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Wireless SSID in Windows 8.1 changes to “<networkname> 2” upon first connection

Note: I would rather comment David's answer in: Unable to connect to wireless after upgrading to Windows 8.1 from 8, but I don't have the required 50 reps to do so. I recently upgraded to Windows 8.1 ...
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Connect to two wifi networks on the same computer

I'm using win 7x64 Is it possible to connect to two different(or the same) wifi hotspots? I have built in wifi receiver and external wifi dongle, but when I connect them both to the same network it ...
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Laptop wifi card doesn't look like I expect

I've been having intermittent problems with the Internet connection of my HP Envy, which has an Atheros Wifi card. Some googling indicates that this is a fairly common problem with these laptops. I ...
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Windows Embedded 8: no ad-hoc wifi support, need to start ad-hoc network from it

Are there any workarounds/virtual ad-hoc drivers, that can work on Windows 8.x Embedded (Industrial)? I need to create ad-hoc network from WE8 host. There's a support for Virtual access-point, but ...
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Wifi HotSpot [Ubiquiti] - Configuring Bullet M2 Titanium

Recently one of my clients wanted me to setup a Wifi Hotspot for him. This wifi hotspot will give access to internet to his users after some verifications and some other things. He also wanted small ...
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Debian 3.2: Could not connect to Wireless network

Debian version: Debian 3.2.60-1+deb7u1 i686 GNU/Linux I run Debian 7 Wheezy on Leveno G500 laptop computer. I was trying to connect to wireless network shared from Windows 7 Desktop computer. I can ...
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Access a router remotely using another router

I have a task in my hand. I have Bullet 2HP router that is directly connected to my computer and a Linksys router which has a Trednet antenna and is connected to another computer. I have to perform ...
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Wi-Fi doesn't look up for networks automatically - W7

I think it may be a registry problem, ever since I uninstalled tunngle and a microsoft wifi miniport adapter, my TP Link usb adapter would not connect at startup unless I clicked the wifi icon at ...
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Can I be connected to an internet wireless network and a network drive through a separate wireless network?

I have a wireless router at home which has a hard drive plugged into it. This network provides no internet access, but it allows me to access the external hard drive. I also have another wireless ...
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Force an IP to a MAC on virtual network (using netsh wlan command)

I'm creating as virtual network on my PC using netsh wlan commands and it's working great. However, at this point a need came to me to force a particular IP to a MAC address. Ofcourse it will be an IP ...
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What is the difference between a p2p network and a mesh network? [duplicate]

As already stated in the question, I was wondering what the difference between these two network (p2p and mesh) types is. I mean, in both of them all nodes are connected without a central server, and ...
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Make my router a central access point

I'm using Wifi-Repeater in order to capture and use far wifi networks because I do not have my own Wifi at my apartment. I want to expand the connected computers to the remote wifi-hotspot(connected ...
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OpenWRT NAT only for clients on certain WLAN network

I am using an OpenWRT powered WLAN router as an access point for my network. Everything on the network id run through a PFSense box so that I can have full control from there. I would like to have a ...
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How to set up a wireless printer on a computer wired to a Wireless Router

Well here is my case. I have a brother mfc-9320 wireless printer, a Digisol wireless router & a computer that is wired to the router. I want to set up the wireless printer on the computer in this ...
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Setting up dd-wrt router as extender when primary router has username and password authentication

I am trying to extend my wifi using a dd-wrt router as an extender. The problem I'm having is that my primary wifi is authenticated with a username and a password. As far as I can see the dd-wrt ...
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raspberrypi.local not accessible on the network

I used to be able to access my Raspberry Pi on the network using raspberrypi.local (raspberrypi being the hostname of the Pi). The Pi is connected with a WLAN usb dongle to my Apple TimeCapsule I ...
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Connected to the internet, but I have no access

Two days ago, I was on the internet, and then I suddenly lost connection. The icon on the right of my task bar shows that I am connected, and when I called my provider, she said that I'm connected ...
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Network adapter shows up in Device Manger but not in ipconfig

I am helping somebody troubleshoot a computer (windows 7) over chat. The computer had malware saying that proxy configuration is preventing the browser from connecting to the Internet. My friend put ...
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Windows 7: Accessing share over wifi

In an office a PC with Win7 has shared folders for less then 10 users, it is accessible over the wired network but it asks for password on wifi then drops me with asking it over and over again, when I ...
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Wireless range/access issue in old european concrete building

My wifes family owns a hotel in Italy which they built in the 1950's. The structure is 3 story concrete and a boatload of rebar, maybe even some leftover lead paint. A few years back they wanted to ...
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Possible to deploy Access Point¿?

I type iw list and it these are the supported modes: Supported interface modes: * IBSS * managed When I run hostapd hostapd.conf I get this: Failed to create ...
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Wi-Fi hub? wi-fi router as a hub?

I think that's what I want, but I can't seem to figure out the right Google term. My problem is that we have acquired a number of wi-fi devices and have friends come by with wi-fi devices and there ...
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“ADYeXVnYQ” in wifi network connection??

installed windows 8.1 before 4 days.now days there is "ADYeXVnYQ" network m seeing in the list.. when i click on details it says "other people might able to see info you send on this network" kindly ...
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iPad WiFi Sync from local NAS

I am trying to setup a fully automated sync/push of movies from my NAS to my iPad. My setup is the following I got a local NAS running Windows Server where I have Movies in a decicated specific ...
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How to make a full windows 7 hardrive shared on a home network for macs?

This my setup: 1 PC - with a 1 TB Hardrive called E:/ (Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit) 1 Mac Apple Mac Book Pro (Mac OSX Yosemite) 2 Windows Laptop (Both with Windows 7 Pro 64bit) 1 Router I want to ...
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First Smurf attacks and now LAN access from remote - What is happening? [closed]

Here is the log from my Router. First I was getting Smurf attacks -- look at "DoS attack: Smurf" in router logs - should i worry? and now this. I see entries in my wireless router logs ...
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OS X Ignore Wi-Fi network / AP based on BSSID

I have a situation where I have two AP's in two adjoining buildings that have the same SSID name. The problem is that the laptops that are close by are accessing the weaker AP in the other building ...
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How to turn windows 8 laptop into wifi hotspot?

I want to turn my Windows 8 Laptop into WiFi hotspot and want to use the internet in laptop through my Nokia Lumia 520. I use a USB dongle to connect my laptop to internet. I tried the thing as same ...
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Why is my 2.4GHz wireless network so slow?

I am trying to copy a 300MB file from one computer to another via 802.11g / 2.4GHz. My transfer speed is 256KB/second. My signal strength is reported by Windows as excellent. Any ideas as to why it's ...