A device that allows access to the Internet or computer network without the need for a wired connection.

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Y Routing two routers and networking computer between them

I'm trying to set up a network with two routers (or one router one ap) in my building for work. I cannot access the modem because it's in another part of the building, but it's wired to the front and ...
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What is the point of an 802.11ac router with 10/100 ethernet?

I am thinking about buying an router with AC wifi, and I have found several that were missing Gigabit ethernet. I find this strange, as far as I know 10/100 is slower than AC for a close range. Am I ...
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Devices can't use my router's internet connection [on hold]

I recently bought a router for my PCIe connection it works fine on my pc as it is plugged directly but for some reason when i try connecting with my cellphone it connects but there is still no ...
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Does the Medialink Wireless-N AP support transparent LAN bridging?

I would like to set up my new Medialink Wireless-N Router as a "transparent bridge" to my LAN such that wireless clients appear to be on the same network as the wired. Does this AP support such a ...
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802.11g on 100 Mbps connection

I recently bought a router on sale and later realized that it is 802.11g. My internet connection is rated 100 Mbps. So, I guess I am losing Mbps over the wireless. But how do I know how much I am ...
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OpenWRT: basic network configuration

Just installed OpenWRT 12.09 in my router, but became a little confusing about interfaces/bridges/vlans, please help me to understand! After my first boot, I logged in and setted my root password, ...
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Changing IP address on a “shared” Wi-Fi router

I don't really know how to word this properly since I don't know the name, so, sorry for the odd question. In my situation, I lived on an apartment and they provide internet service on a monthly fee ...
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Router slowing down to a crawl

Recently I upgraded my 2Mbps ADSL connection to a 6Mbps ADSL2+. Ever since this has been happening: After a router reset, the connection from modem to router is at a speed of 6Mbps for around 15 ...
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DD Wrt Wifi bridge connection breaking

I have a DD Wrt connected to a DD Wrt router as a Router - Client bridge setup. It works fine for sometime, but occasionally, it appears to stop communicating to the router, or internet.. not sure. ...
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Wireless router placement - high or low

I want to improve the connection to my wireless router and started experimenting with the placement of the router in the room. I am perfectly aware of the fact that lots of things can interfere with ...
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Why does TP-LINK router speed slows down

I have a TP-LINK WR841N router and a 100 MB connection. For about 1-2 weeks my speed has dropped to 50-60 MB when I'm connected Wi-Fi or through a cable to the router. If I plug the ISP cable ...
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How to set a password for iBall WiFi Router?

I use iBall Bation 150m wireless-N ADSL2+Router. Its product code is iB-WRA150N. It enables wired and wireless connections. I want to set a password for wireless, that is for WiFi. I searched in ...
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wireless printer on secondary wireless router

I'm having trouble with the following configuration: cable modem----wireless router 1----wireless router 2----wireless printer Wireless router 1 has IP 192.168.0.1 with DHCP enabled ...
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Host a network behind another network

I'm not very good at this but I'll try to be as specific as I can. The situation: I'm getting my internet from my neighbour through wireless connection to my stationary PC. I have some network ...
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How to identify from a Windows computer the wireless device that is poisoning router?

I live in a house with various other people who all swear that there is nothing wrong with any of their devices. The problem being is that when wireless is enabled on the router, ping sky-rockets and ...
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Identifying whether the wireless router is faulty or the wireless adapter is

I have a persistent problem with my wireless internet connection. On the system (Windows 8.1) that I have, the internet is so unstable that it goes to limited every 15 minutes and then resolves itself ...
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Home WiFi network seems to be overloaded. Solutions?

My router is a Billion BiPac 7800N. I believe its performance drops when I have a lot of wireless devices turned on such as my desktop computer, laptop, XBOX, iPad, two smartphone, two kindles, etc. ...
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Replace router with x86 server & dongle?

I've got an old router that was provided by my ISP. Unfortunately I'm stuck on ADSL so I have to use it anyway, and it has built in wireless-G. What I'd really like is something that supports ...
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Dropcams Overloading Router?

I have a general question about what I should do at my house. In my house I have: 1 PC wired directly to the router. 2 Laptops on Wifi 2 Apple TV's on Wifi Xbox on Wifi Wii on Wifi 1 TV on Wifi 2 ...
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Can't log into ArrisDG860 router

I'm having a lot of trouble accessing the router login page, looking for some suggestions/assistance. Several resets, several 30, then 60 second resets, power on, power off, no ability to edit the ...
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Linksys E2500 works as access point

I have 2 wireless routers: a Belkin ADSL router where I receive the internet from ISP via cable, and a Linksys E2500. Is there any way that I can make the Linksys router an access point? Or something ...
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How to provide Wi-Fi coverage in a larger house

I asked this question in Network Engineering. I was asked by the moderator to post here: I've moved into a larger house and I find that my Netgear N600's range is not sufficient to cover the entire ...
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Wireless Router Downloads Kill my Internet

So I run on a standard Charter Internet, 30 MBPS. Anytime I download something though, via steam or battle.net my internet completely drops out and only focuses on the download - which is only 1.1MB/s ...
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Manage (View & Update) Internal IP address of IIS

How do I figure out the the internal IP address of IIS on the individual PCs? I have two PCs with IIS (vv 7.5 and 8) on them - I need to configure port forwarding on the router, such that external ...
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Second router is hiding computers from each other

Until recently, I had 3 computers running off the same router. They were all configured to work on the same homegroup. Everything worked fine. Now, to extend the wireless to another part of my house, ...
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Do access points not make the speed slower?

In the article, http://arstechnica.com/civis/viewtopic.php?p=1605297#p1605297, it says: Wireless Access Point - a device that attaches to a wired network to allow wireless clients. Usually has a ...
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Broken internet connection

I have a problem with my internet connection. Last night everything worked just fine, but when I woke up my wireless connection showed "limited" connection. I didn't change any settings, no updates ...
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Using ICS + router causes high ping in games

My main (work) PC connects to the internet using my brother's router (he lives a few houses from me) via wifi using an Alfa AWUS036H adapter and a big antenna. To connect my second (gaming) PC to the ...
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Unable to access router Administration Page

I'm having troubles to access the Router Administration Page of our D-Link DIR-600 router and this is happening for a month or so. In this short past, I'm 100% sure I could log in it successfully as ...
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i can conect to my ddns server from my lan but i cant from the web

i have a dlink router that support DDNS and i use dlinkddns.com, i also forwarded port on my router, but on my router i have not a public internet ip so my ISP have a router i think and they ...
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Accessing router access point with dynamic IP

I added a Linksys wireless router and set it as an access point (which gets IP automaticall). How can I now access it's settings panel? I don't know the IP. I looked in the main router's devices ...
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Why my router is not working properly? [closed]

I have a wifi router and from 2 days it's not working properly.All the 4 light including internet light is on but all devices(laptop,mobile) showing limited access.
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How To Obtain IP from Public Wireless Router and Share via My Own Private Wireless Router? [duplicate]

I live in an apartment with a public wireless router which requires you to log in via a splash-screen page. I want to have my own private wireless router which logs into the public wireless router ...
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Old HP nc6120 can't connect to new router

Today I replaced my router with a new one (LevelOne WGR-6013 b/g/n). I have a smartphone and my notebook that connect just fine. However, I have an old HP nc6120 (ipw2200 b/g) notebook running ...
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dd-wrt Displaing low signal quality

I have installed dd-wrt firmware on tp-linkwr-740N router. And have following wireless settings, and the in dd-wrt status panel, it displays following signal quality even if the laptop is just 7 ...
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Guest zone in D-Link DIR-615 wireless router

I have D Link DIR-615 wireless router. In my home network, I have MyBook fileserver and my pcs and mac, iphones etc. Is it possible to configure the router so that guests do not have access to my ...
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Using ADSL Router With LAN Internet As Input [duplicate]

Can I use ADSL modem with Ethernet LAN? The purpose was to broadcast LAN wire internet over WIFI. By mistake,I bought ADSL router, it accepts telephone jack input only as input internet Is there ...
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Routers gateway address is not advertised in the dhcp offer packet

I have an wireless router with only my XP PC connected to the LAN port. WAN port is connected to internet. DHCP is enabled on the router. I have configured router LAN IP as 192.168.1.1 and gateway ...
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Use Router (External) IP Address for Dadicated Server

Currently i am in India. i have Broad Band Connection. I have TP-link router and i want to use router's external ip address for my dedicated server. Is it possible.? I am java developer not much on ...
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Router Intrusion in firewall's log

Everytime my router connect to internet I am finding in my router's firewall log intrusion warnings. Could you please explain what it means? Is it actually someone hacking my router or is that ...
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Requirements for bridging LAN over WLAN

I need to connect a rear to a front house, cable is not possible. The front house has a Cisco WRVS4400n router, providing 2 SSIDs - SSID1 in VLAN1 and SSID2 in VLAN99. The rear house now needs VLAN1 ...
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How can I tell if my wifi router is max out?

I have a netgear r6300 wifi router for our office, and we have 43 devices connected to it. We're experiencing some problems with the router kicking people off. I suspect we may have too many devices ...
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Can internet access be provided only once?

Using a tp-link tl-wr740n router can internet access be provided only once to a particular device? When that device tries to connect next or even more times the connection should not be established. ...
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Configuring OpenWrt as a client on TR-WR073N

I am new to networking. I have purchased TP Link TR-WR073N and have flashed it with OpenWrt. I need to now configure it as a client and connect it to the internet. (So I can use it with the arduino ...
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what might be the reason ; my modem inccuring auth error after some time of stable use?

What might cause such a odd behaviour for my office modem. It handles everything for a changing period of a time, afterwards it causes auth. error as we try to connect it. What are your suggestions to ...
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Bridge modem -> wireless router, unstable connection on wired connection

My setup is like this: http://i.imgur.com/lSEb2jz.png I was just gonna forward ports for my xbox but turns out you have to change the isp modem to bridge that is connected to a wireless router. Its ...
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Router/Modem needs power-cycle every time wireless user attempts to connect

My home network and internet configuration consists of a Motorola SB 5102 model internet modem (to get internet), which is connected to a D-Link AC1000 wireless router, that provides wireless internet ...
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Unable to update or reset firmware for Asus N66U Router

No matter what I try, the firmware of the router will not update/reset. I see logs like this when I try to reset or update the firmware. Dec 31 16:00:34 rc_service: skip the event: start_apps_update. ...
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Using router to boost WiFi signal

I am in a residential with a central Wireless internet, but the signal is weak in our unit. I plan to buy a booster "Range Extender", but I wonder if a router can also do this? Booster can replace a ...
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I am inside my router settings but I don't know whats the password

Ok I am in the router settings but I don't know the password for it but I can change it but I need the old password so is there a way to find the router settings password inside the router settings ...