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

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Would a dual band router help when on low speed dsl?

I am stuck on 3Mbps dsl and cant upgrade (verizon doesnt have a faster option in mt location). The current modem/router is a DLink 2750B which is only 2.4ghz. I also have 2 linksys range extenders ...
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Internet is accessible through cable, but says no WAN detected when connecting the cable to the router

I connect my mac osx through a cable directly and it works fine. But if I plug the same cable on the router and connect the router through address 192.168.1.1, it says no WAN is connected. I've tried ...
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Writing Custom Firmware for wireless routers

DD-WRT is a custom firmware that can be flashed to some of supported wireless routers.but unfortunately that is not available for my Router Beetel 450TC1 provided by MTNL,India. i just find out that ...
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need to speed up file transfer between laptop and network hard drive

I have a very basic wifi router, I've received it from my ISP. I have External network hard drive "Seagate Central 3T" Network hard is connected to the router via Ethernet cable. When I send files ...
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Strange router behaviour

Six months ago I bought TP-Link router and when I connected it to my PC I was getting I-Ball interface. So I had to change router ip address and was able to use TP-Link normally. My friend told me ...
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Configure second wireless router to broadcast available ip address in main switch

We have network set-up in our office as modem->main switch->first wireless router, main switch->multiple hubs, one of the multiple hubs->second wireless router. Is it possible to configure the second ...
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Problems with Sinus 1054 DSL router

I´m currently trying to create an accesspoint on my home network using an old Sinus 1054 DSL router. The first attempt worked fine but as soon as I tried to change my Wifi password the router does't ...
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some devices frequently not connecting to Belkin N450DB Wireless Router

I have 7 devices connected to my router. 1 desktop hardwired and 6 wireless devices: 2 windows 8 laptops, 1 windows phone, 1 wireless printer, and 1 Ipad. The problem is some of the wireless devices (...
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How to connect 2 WiFi routers to a modem via a switch

I have a large(ish) house, and I have a WiFi router set up in the place where it gets signal to as much of the house as it can, however there are 2 rooms to the side of it where there is no internet ...
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Connect to modem with a different IP range

my home network is connected to an Asus RT-AC88U router. The IP addresses are in the range of 10.20.30.X, with 10.20.30.1 assigned to the router. On the WAN port of the Asus router it is connected ...
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Connecting a Wireless Access Point to a modem?

I don't have a router. The modem works perfectly (Arris TM1602) with wired connections. The access point (Trendnet TEW-230APB) is broadcasting the SSID, but my laptop cannot connect to the wireless ...
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accessing network over wifi, but unable to set router as repeater?

I am dealing with this issue currently, where I access the internal company network with a cable connection. Others are using a separate wifi connection (not part of the internal network). I want to ...
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Can't log in to NETGEAR wnr612v3

I have a NETGEAR wnr612v3. It was working fine until I did a reset recently. Now when I try to log in it does not accept its default username and password. To more surprise when I am trying to open ...
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Can I use Beetel 450TC3 as wireless router? [duplicate]

I am trying to extend wireless internet connectivity to another part of my house. My current modem + wireless router does not cover my entire house. So, I have installed a cat5 cable with RJ45 port ...
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Is it possible to connect two wifi routers to same fiber modem

My house there is a one fiber broadband port and fiber modem connected to this port using fiber cable. Then Wireless router connected to the fiber modem using CAT6 cable. Now I got another Wifi router ...
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Use of old single band router

I am using an old single band dlink dir 600l router. However it's quite old and doesn't provide a good range these days. Recently I also bought a Samsung Smart TV and thinking to buy a new dual band ...
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Netgear Smart Connect WPS

I recently bought a Netgear Nighthawk R7000 router, and it comes with a feature called Netgear Smart Connect. When this is enabled, the administration pannel disables the WPS settings area. I've ...
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Need help logging on to 192.168.1.1

trying to reset my security password- and same problem as listed- tried using admin for admin and password for password at http://192.168.1.1 but seem to have locked myself out. What should I do to ...
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How to install openfwwf firmware with b43 driver on openwrt?

I have modified Openfwwf firmware(Asm codes). Now I want to install the firmware for the b43 driver on Linksyswrt54GL which runs openwrt. I need your help Thank you in advanced
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How can a smartphone cause a wifi LAN to hang

My broadband (fibre-optic) connection is shared within my residence using a D-link L7-N-R2000. It's worked pretty much flawlessly for 3 years (besides the pitiful bandwidth I get from my ISP, but that'...
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WRTP54G Linksys router web interface only accessible for several seconds

I have recently acquired a WRTP54G Linksys Router that I would like to use. Yes, I know it is obsolete, and no, I do not intend to use it as my primary router. I have connected the router to my ...
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I need to occasionally restart my router to fix my internet connection. Can I detect it with a script and restart automatically?

I am using buffalo router WZR-HP-G300NH with DD-wrt firmware. The internet sometimes slows down and the devices cannot even join the WiFi. If I reboot the router, everything is back to normal. This ...
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Wi-Fi Network Adapter Code 45 Error (Windows 10)

I have a Realtek RTL8188EE 802.11bgn Network Adapter on an HP Pavilion 15 Notebook PC. For a few days, the adapter has been disconnecting from the network on and off. When I check Device Manager, the ...
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DNS on router - unable to resolve address

I am little bit desperate because I do not have idea what is happening. I setup network like the picture shows: There is vDSL cable internet from provider. Connection is distributed to other 2 ...
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How to configure two wireless routers (Separated by distance) with the same network?

Hello, I have two wireless routers configured properly following my Internet Service Povider instructions. Our house is composed of two floors and in each floor there is an ADSL socket, to which is ...
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Low Throughput and Router Crash

Setup: packet generator (computer A) ——> cat 5 ——> Router (GB/s LAN port) ——> 2.4 Ghz network ——> wireshark (computer B) I’m using Ostinato for mac to generate the packets. I’m giving the packets a ...
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How to safely turn off EAP controller and my TP-LINK EAP110 Access Point so that it does not disconnect the access point?

I have a TP-LINK EAP110 Access Point. It is connected to my ADSL modem and NETGEAR WiFi router. Everyday we need to turn the PC, router and access point off. And whenever we start them again in the ...
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Is it possible to improve Wi-Fi speed by connecting to the same Wi-Fi AP with two separate cards?

I have a weak connection and I have an antenna Wi-Fi card. Is it possible to get an improvement in speed if I connect both cards to the AP at the same time?
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Can't connect HP DeskJet 3050a J610a over WPS to a new Wireless Router

I have this nifty little inkjet printer from HP, but it's unable to connect to my new wireless router ASUS RT-N12 (quite a common one). The only way to connect the printer is via WPS. So, I've tried ...
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Access the admin webpage on a Netgear wifi router (really)

Succinctly, I need to access the admin (served over http) page on a Netgear wifi router. My initial attempt at the documented www.routerlogin.net dropped through to a search page annoyingly provided ...
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Wireless Repeater Function in Netgear wnr612v3

I have a WiFi network in my hostel which works only in limited areas and my room is not covered in that area. I have a Netgear wnr612v3 and I want to receive the WiFi signal using this router and then ...
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Directly plugging into my modem gives connection 100% of the time, while going through my router gives connection 50% of the time [on hold]

When wiring a device to our modem, the internet is constant and at the speed we pay for. If we plug the modem into the router and try to broadcast, it will either work or it won't. I'd have to guess ...
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subneting a small store

I have a friend with this small store/cyber and want to divide the network like this clients can only see other clients registers can see other registers admins can see everyone I currently have a ...
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Unstable wi-fi latency

I'm having a strange latency problems with my network connection. Here are results of pinging google's server, tough same goes for any remote server that allows ping. C:\Users>ping -t -l 1000 8.8....
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Secure Public Wifi at Apartment with Personal Router?

I recently moved into an apartment and wifi is included in the rent; however, it is a public network for each building and is not secure. I currently own a router but I do not know how to use it to ...
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Is it better to choose a more-crowded WiFi channel or one with a strong competitor?

In this other SuperUser question, the consensus was to stick with WiFi channels 1, 6, or 11. But what if two of those channels (channels 1 and 6, for example) are both very crowded, but the other ...
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Verizon Actiontec MI424WR - No communication between wired and wireless network

I have a Verizon-branded Actiontec MI424WR wireless modem/router. Machines connected to the router over WiFi can communicate with each other. Machines connected to the router over Ethernet can ...
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Email any event occuring on my router

I own a TP-LINK WR841N router, which all my family members have access to (they know the password of the web interface). What I want is that every time someone logs in or a password is changed an ...
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I cant detect my TP-LINK router after windows 10 update

Before Windows 10 update, I was able to detect my TP-LINK Router but after the updates, I can no longer see my TP-LINK Router in the Wi-Fi list. Everybody else in my network can detect this router ...
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Getting constant DNS errors through my router, how do I fix this?

I changed my ISP, the new ISP provided a ZyXEL modem, and I hooked up a new ASUS rt-ac66u router. When I'm connected to my router through Ethernet or WiFi I get DNS errors. Sometimes they last for a ...
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Wireless network troubleshooting

I hope I'm not going off topic here, but I have a question about how to approaching this troubleshooting. I've bought a new Linksys router recently, and it was working perfectly fine for the first ...
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Can't connect to this network Windows 10

I have an Edimax wireless dongle that I'm forced to use as my NIC because of a genius wiring job in my apartment. Until recently I've had no problems connecting to my router which is hooked up to my ...
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What happens if two networks have the same SSID and password?

Related to this question: What happens if 2 wifi networks (run by different people) have the same SSID? BUT in my case both WiFi have the same password. I have two cases to consider: If they are ...
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Wireless Internet only works on full bars

I have an odd situation in my current property. When connected to the wireless I need to have full bars or Internet connection is nonexistent. It won't disconnect from the wireless, just the internet ...
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DD-WRT bandwidth divide between 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz band

I have just flashed DD-WRT firmware in place of my TP-Link Archer C7's stock firmware. I have turned on both bands. I can't use only the 5 GHz band because some devices don't support it. I have 100 ...
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Add Static ARP Entry to Verizon AC1750 Router

As documented in this question, I need to make a static ARP entry on my router. My router is a Verizon AC1750, and I am facing some difficulty along the way. From what I can gather from the router's ...
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How can I install mdk3 on linux mint?

Every website that I look at has a different explanation and none of them seem to help me get this utility installed. Here are the best instructions I found and what went wrong. They are from the kali ...
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Can't make a route between two tp-link routers

I have a fiber connection and two router from TP-LINK. The media converter (ASKEY RTF700 model) connect to the WAN port on R600VPN, and I connect another CAT 5E on the LAN port to the WAN port on ...
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Connect to DSL modem without using ethernet cable

I have a Dsl modem connecting to isp Inside it is a wireless linksys wrt router. my computer is a mac. at the moment to check the config of the dsl modem I have to use ethernet cable to switch port. I ...
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What is the maximum number of devices 802.11n WLAN card can serve?

I have found device called Dell Edge Gateway 5100 which has Wireless 802.11n LAN Card. I have found out some specs for this devise: Maximum Data Rate - 600 Mbps Modulation - DSSS or CCK or OFDM RF ...