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

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TP Link Archer C7 Router Speed Suddenly Gets Capped to 10mbps

I have a TP Link Archer C7 AC1750 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router hooked up to Comcast 100mbps cable internet. For about 10-15 minutes, the Wifi on the router consistently gets 100mbps (via speed ...
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Getting 2 or more devices to be able to see each other and the internet behind a captive portal

I'm working from cafes and hotels meaning I have absolutely no access to internet with no captive portal in front of it. I'm writing mobile app. I need my computer and the phone to be on the same ...
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Everytime I restart router, i have to plug in ethernet cable again in wan port. Why?

I have an ADSL+2 modem to which I have connected to a TP-LINK WR740N wifi router with a 100 feet Cat6 Ethernet cable. Every time I turn on the router , i have to plug in the Ethernet cable again in ...
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Does a tri band router increase signal range?

So I have xfinity wifi and internet, it works great and all but the signal doesn't reach everywhere in my house. Range extenders don't really cut it since the speed it halved, will a tri band router ...
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Wifi Cisco WAG ASR1013 capcity based on users [on hold]

Cisco has some different WAG products including ASR1013. How many maximum concurrent authenticated users are supported by Cisco ASR1013 ESP-200? Thanks
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Asus Router (RT-AC51U) blocking websites

I try to use trello on my laptop over wlan with my new Asus RT-AC51U Router but it is blocking some resources. There for I am unable to use trello and some other sites over this connection. If I use ...
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How to disable LAN access for the wifi users

I have a wifi router which is connected on the network. The users using the wifi internet can access my LAN network. How to block the wifi users to access my lan network and system. How to configure ...
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Understanding the factors affecting wi-fi speed with the same number of antennas and posssible fastest connection controls?

I am trying to understand more on antennas, speed and the best controlled WiFi setup. People usually say that 1x1 antennas for N router has 150M, 2x2 has 300M and so on. But for AC router, 1x1 ...
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Netgear r8000 - 5Ghz network dropped

I've just purchased a Netgear R8000 router. First thing I did is to upgrade its firmware to the latest version. I have turned on the two 5 GHz networks and enabled the SmartConnect functionality. I ...
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how to define a wifi password on D-Link DAP-1360

I have a D-Link DAP-1360 wifi repeater device and I wish to connect to it directly in order to define the wifi password (comes open by default). I connect it directly to my PC with a network cable, ...
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Home Networking - Router WIFI Extending [duplicate]

I have 3 routers: 1. Linksys WRT AC1900 - 10.10.1.1 2. Linksys EA 6400 (AC 1600) - 10.10.1.2 3. Linksys EA 6400 (AC 1600) - 10.10.1.3 I would like to set up 1 as the DHCP Server (and router), then 2 ...
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Is a high Collision Count in WAN an issue?

I have a NETGEAR CG3000v2 modem/router. I found a stats page which has: System Up Time 938:32:16 Port Status TxPkts RxPkts Collisions Tx B/s Rx B/s Up Time WAN ...
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Modem not passing internet connection to wifi Router

I have a BSNL Wimax internet(India) connection. I get input from a terrace antenna to a modem(OX253P). An ethernet cable is then connected between the modem and the laptop. My internet works perfectly ...
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Can users of main AP access WiFi extender with different SSID?

Network: Router has SSID: AP1 WiFi extender/booster has SSID: AP2 (therefore two different SSIDs) Router and extender has the same WPA passwords (the only possible setting in the extender) ...
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Anyone who knows about tomatousb, which version will work for me?

I have a netgear wndr3400v3 wireless router. It has 64mb ram and 8mb flash. I put tomatousb firmware on it. Currently I have Tomato Firmware 1.28.0000 MIPSR2-123 K26 USB WNDR The download file is ...
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Changing wireless network password

I have a cisco 1900 series router connected to a modem. I want to change the current wireless network password with which a user can access the network and connect to the internet. Is this supposed to ...
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directed subnet broadcasts with openwrt

I've got a wireless router with openwrt 14.07 that acts as a router (not a bridge) between the local ethernet subnet (eg. 192.168.1.0/24) and a wireless network (eg. 192.168.2.0/24). I would like to ...
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DD-WRT gateway separates switches into two zones

I have one DD-WRT wireless router acts in gateway mode connected to the internet via a cable modem. The router has two LAN ports each connected to port 1 of a gigabit switch. Here is a diagram ...
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Setting up a second router to be a separate network

I would like to use a second router to set up a second network on my home network. The first router is plugged into our cable modem. I have that plugged via ethernet from one of the LAN ports on ...
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Port forwarding with micromax mmx219w plug and play WiFi modem

I'm using a micromax auto plug n play wi fi modem with router functionality, it provides 8 WiFi connections. Model: micromax mmx219w WiFi router. When connected to a USB port, it gets a external IP ...
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NETGEAR router-firewall setup

I have a NETGEAR WNDR3400 and it is connected to a NETGEAR FSV338. Do I need both the router and firewall to protect my network, or does the router act as a firewall too? In addition, the firewall and ...
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Linksys EA6500 and Android DHCP

Situation: I have a Linksys EA6500 v2 Wireless-N router. About 2 months ago, I had to perform a factory reset because my ISP refused to accept that my router wasn't the issue with my Internet access. ...
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combine connections from 2 ISPs , one uses caching for torrent and youtube an the other doesn't , and do arbitration accordingly while surfing

I have 2 ISPs one is cheap (since has no caching for youtube/torrent etc) other provides caching for youtube,torrent etc irrespective of of the plan i opt for(512kbps,1mbps,....etc),but is ...
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What does 300+300mbps on a wireless router mean?

I'm looking at a router on amazon, the netgear n600. I'm getting it for the dualband. Well one of the features say 300+300mbps. Does that mean each channel operates at 300 mbps? Does it achieve ...
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Expanding wireless coverage: What are the differences between LAN to LAN and LAN to WAN when it comes to connecting two wireless routers?

I'm trying to link two wireless routers with an Ethernet cable in order to expand my wireless network. Both routers need to provide wired and wireless Internet access. I'd like to know the ...
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Wi-Fi signal strength in OpenWRT

Is there a way to retrieve signal strengths on all the devices connected in a wireless network in OpenWRT? I want to check signal strength of devices connected to the router. My router has OpenWRT ...
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Cable modem and wireless routers set up

I have cable internet, 60meg. I have just bought a Asus rt-ac56r wireless router. I also have a Linksys wrt320N. I tried to get the Linksys to be a repeater by downloading and installing dd-wrt but ...
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How can I see web surfing history a wireless router with Tomato firmware

Our old router had a page where I could see the details of recent internet traffic. I can't find the same information in our new one (wrt54gl) by looking in the Tomato web UI or by SSH-ing into the ...
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BT Home Hub as Wireless AP

I have recently left some accommodation where we were using a BT Home Hub 5 (Type A) Router. We've cancelled the contract with BT and they advised we don't need to sent the router back to them - ...
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Can't connect to wireless routers and settings page - connection refused

1st router. I can't connect to my wireless router setting page at 192.168.1.1. in chrome it says "ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED". I didn't have this problem before. this happens to another router too. I'm ...
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Upgrading TWC modem/router with 192.168.0.1 default address on home network with existing Trendnet wired router set to 192.168.2.1

I have a home network with a Trendnet TW100-S4W1CA wired router with a base address of 192.168.2.1, DHCP turned on with a range of 192.168.2.1 - 192.168.2.100, subnet 255.255.255.0. It is connected to ...
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Wifi router + Modem overloaded

I am really tired of the situation I am going through. We have one connection and one Modem+Router device at home. There are over 18 devices that connect to one router at the same time. We have to ...
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Setting up a wired and wireless router

I have a little box I use as a print server now. It has a wireless card and two ethernet ports, and I'd like to use it to replace my router, as it supports ac and my current router only supports G. I ...
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Asus AC66R Wireless router won't recognized Western Digital My Passport external hard drive

I have an Asus AC66R Wireless router. It has 2 USB ports for sharing data on external hard drives. I have a Seagate Free Agent (1TB) external hard drive. The router detects it, and it works fine. I ...
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Router IP address

I have a wifi router which connects to the internet. The local IP of this router (router A) is 192.168.0.1 Few years ago, I had connected another router (Router B) to router A via an ethernet cable ...
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How to know which wireless band I am connected to when router is running dual-band?

I have my router set up to work on both 2.4GHz and 5GHz using the same SSID in dual-band mode. Sometimes, when I am on the edge of the 5GHz range, I suspect that my very poor internet performance is ...
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Router 1 device and Router 2 device is not in the same network, although router 1 connect to router 2 [duplicate]

My ISP provide me a moderm hg863 the modem model: http://huawei.com/en/products/fixed-access/fttx/ont/hg863/index.htm So I have attempt like this before ---> modem --> router---> notebook ...
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Use a secondary router for VPN authentication

I have the following setup: - Router1 connected to the internet - Router2 connected to Router1 - Both these routers are at home - A freeradius and a vpn servers root servers somewhere else and they ...
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Sitecom router AC-1200 (X7) keeps disconnecting my wireless

My Sitecom wireless router keeps disconnecting. Cabled internet is perfect, but wireless is flaky. It's very fast, up until a few seconds into the connection (speedtest, Youtube stream, download, ...
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Long range wifi details

I was redirected to SU from network engineering because of this question: I want to build a long range wireless network. I would connect from point A (has connection with internet and router) to ...
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Can I use a wireless modem instead of wireless adaptor [closed]

I have 2 wireless modems at the moment. One is connected to my ADSL provider and all the wi-fi devices are connect to it currently. Second one is sitting idle at the moment. I also have a PC that ...
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Mystery: Can't authenticate to the wireless router; Router seems flooded; No packet transfer

Problem: I am 100% sure that I have the right password, and yet my router doesn't allow me to authenticate....sometimes. At other times, I can authenticate with the same WPA2 password just fine, but ...
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Splitting my Ethernet signal

My modem comes into my house on the first floor and I have a Cat5 cable running from it through the walls upstairs to my wireless router. I need the router upstairs in order to get a hardline to my ...
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How do I make a single adapter act as multiple Wi-Fi access points?

My Wi-Fi router acts as FOUR different access points. These are respectively 2.4GHz, 5GHz, 2.4GHz guest, and 5GHz guest. I am wondering how this can be implemented on my laptop. If my Wi-Fi adapter ...
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MacBook cannot reach the router after a few minutes

I have one Windows PC, three Macs and some iPhone and Android phone devices. However, only one MacBook Pro starts to have Wi-Fi problems after few minutes of connectivity. The Wi-Fi symbol in menu ...
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Why does my wifi access point keep cutting out every few days?

We've got the following network set up in the office (I don't know all the details, but this is what I know): A SonicWall Wifi router acts as a the gateway between the network and the internet ...
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Update or reinstall dd-wrt firmware

Good day, I have a Linksys E3000 router. I had previously installed DD-WRT firmware (or at least i thought i did) on it a few months ago but my web interface never changed. The only change i noticed ...
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Power failure while upgrading firmware on TP-Link WR940N, router is bricked. How do I fix it?

I was upgrading my wireless router TP-Link WR940N, while then, the device faced a sudden power outage. Anyway, the machine never started working properly again. All the lights of WAN and WLAN and SYS ...
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Two PCs through one WiFi bridge, cannot be on simultaneously

I recently purchased a TP-link WiFi extender, which I mostly use as a WiFi bridge for the wired devices in my bedroom since the other solutions I tried (such as homeplugs) simply weren't appropriate ...
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Router in client mode - Remote access?

I have router A which is my internet wireless distributor. Now I have router B which I've connected to a TV so to stream content to it. B is configured as Client of A. No matter what I cannot ...