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

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I am am connected to my wireless router at home but it won’t give me an Internet connection

I have a Thinkpad running Linux Mint 17 and my connection is on wlan0 which is the Intel Wi-Fi interface. Several days ago I was connected to the Wi-Fi router at home and everything worked like a ...
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Wi-Fi LAN should cover 4 floors

We would like to have Wi-Fi LAN in our house covering 4 floors. The Internet provider will install an antenna on the house for a city connection and then provides a standard Wi-Fi router. Because the ...
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Unstable wireless speed over home router

I have cable internet service with 30mb down and 5mb up. I bought cable modem Thompson DCM467 from my provider. I wired a router Cisco/Linksys E4200 V1 to my modem, I have not installed tomato ...
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Wireless speed is erratic

I have the netgear 1600AC R6200v2. Currently I'm seeing crazy wireless speeds. My hardwired connection is showing my full speed, so it appears the issue is in the wireless. (FYI my speed is 50Mb/s ...
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I wanna block following apps? [on hold]

Is there any way to block whatsapp, dailymotion and facebook app in router or any app which can block these apps controlled by another mobile. I'm using tp-link router. Once I blocked www.facebook.com ...
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I have wps pin. How to connect to router? [on hold]

Ubuntu 14.04 WPS-enabled router I don't see any option to connect to my router via WPS. Is this possible at all?
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Deployment of wifi router over 12acer open space [on hold]

i need to deploy wifi network over 12 acers = 48562m² open space need to know following thing : 1.name of router that can cover the entire space with good signal strength? 2. No. of users that can ...
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Xubuntu: no internet access and all network requests to IPs in the subnet are directed to me

From my xubuntu I dont have internet access and it seems like all requests to my subnet (192.168.0.1, 192.168.0.2, . . . .etc) are directed to me. I have an apache server installed, so when I open me ...
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Routers with multiple user increasing latency by request is normal?

I guess my modem have a problem with multiples users sending packages simultaneously, in the past I shared my internet connection with others 4 devices (computers and smartphones) and I played online ...
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Network printer outside from his router not presented on network

I'm working in an office, which has a messy network built by many people before me. Just to clarify: I far not understand networks, this one either. I have a room, where arrived a new network ...
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Will cascading two routers separate both networks?

If I plug a second router with DHCP on and a different subnet, will that separate the networks and keep them from communicating with each other? One of my family members had malware recently and I ...
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PORT FORWADING TPLINK-TL-WR740N

i was up to using my local MSSQL database with my live application so that i can fetch the data from my personal pc from the web application. i am creating my web application in sailsjs. and i am ...
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unable to connect to wifi router (duplicate 3) [on hold]

After reinstalling my Windows I can not connect to wifi. I can see connection but it is impossible to connect to it. Windows writes me :Windows is unable to connect to wifi. I tried a lot of advice ...
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Share Internet in LAN through dongle

I've one Mi-Fi data dongle (Tata Photon Wiz Wi-Fi) for an Internet connection, Netgear Wireless-N300 Modem Router, Printer, Iomega iConnect, a couple of computers (Ubuntu)/MacBook Pro, and ...
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Bad connection to router despite being 10 feet away

My router is in my living room and my laptop is in my bedroom. The distance from the two are literally 10 feet apart. I currently live on the 16th floor of an apartment building in Shanghai. Now for ...
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Bandwidth control on a router with WDS

I have a tp-link router with WDS enabled to link with an old Cisco wag120n modem; I've noticed that with WDS the bandwidth control option has no effect. Is there any firmware which allows bandwidth ...
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Settings to optimize 2.4ghz frequency on ASUS RT-AC87R for long range (120ft) reception

I have an ASUS RT-AC87R that I'm using for long range (120 ft) reception. I'm wondering what settings I should adjust from the default settings for optimal 2.4ghz reception from 120 feet away. I have ...
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Configuring DD-WRT/TomatoUSB wireless router as hub

I have a Cisco E3200 wireless router running TomatoUSB. How do I configure it to act like a hub, so I can plug it into the network and still communicate with other computers and printers upstream on ...
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What is the point of a 100Mbit router that has 802.11ac Wi-Fi?

I saw a few routers on the market that has 10/100 Mbit speed on cable and a 802.11ac Wi-Fi that is capable for gigabit speed. What you can use that speed when the 100Mbit cable connection will be a ...
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I can't get a valid internet connection with MikroTik Wifi

My router is MikroTik RB951G. It has the configuration below: ether1 - port where the ISP cable is plugged in ether2,3,4 - are the ports where i plug my PC and Switch. There is a DHCP server on the ...
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Router asking for login sometimes

I use the Wi-Fi provided in my hostel. Sometimes, when I open any website the router redirects it to a login page saying that I need to login to use the Wi-Fi hotspot service. It also shows something ...
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DHCP with SOHO Routers turned off with DHCP Server

I am trying to learn some networking right now. I currently have a DHCP service running on my SOHO CISCO Router. If I turn off my SOHO's DHCP service and setup DHCP on a physical ...
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Why I can't download file in HTTP from my wireless lan?

I have the following problem with my home wireless network. I have a router that give the ADSL access to my laptops. I can navigate but the problem is that when I download a file in HTTP using the ...
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Desktop wi-fi adapter as receiver + repeater

I am aware of Windows' Hosted Network capability : Sets up a network as an AP Can coexist with an existing Wi-Fi network Also bridging : two networks share address space And access points in a ...
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Tg585v7 router does not respond to http or telnet

I have a thomson tg585v7, whose ip address I changed some time ago from the default to 192.168.2.1. More recently, I have found I am no longer able to connect to the admin interface on this address, ...
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Connect cisco router with tp-link wireless adapter

Is there a way to connect tp-link wireless adapter TL-WN722N with cisco router e4200, i want to setup router, that router can connect to internet via wireless tp-link adapter (router have usb slot for ...
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Problems with mixed 802.11b/g/n

So my home network is currently set up to be 802.11b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 20Mhz), but I have some issues with it. Pretty much all devices work without any problem, except my phone. The Wi-Fi connection on my ...
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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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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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Dlink Dir-605L QOS any alternative?

605L I tried to use the traffic control but when the other laptop stream using youtube or download my latency for online games rise up.
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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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Can I add a 'wireless only' router off my Verizon Fios router?

I have a Verizon Fios and their MI424WR router (this uses coaxial cable). My main issue is that my wireless signal seems slow and unreliable these days. I requested a replacement but it doesn't seem ...
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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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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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Is it possible for Powerline networking to cause erratic router behavior?

I would like to know whether is it possible for Powerline networking causes erratic router behavior. Could there be any noise emitted from the electrical wiring of the house, and picked up by the ...
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Is my router/modem hacked or compromised?

Comcast gave me a gateway (Model: Arris TG862G/CT), and I was in the web interface setting up a static IP. I clicked Connected Devices (which has worked previously) and I got a blank white page (the ...
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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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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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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 ...
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Routers Upstairs / Downstairs, allow them to talk?

I recently installed another router upstairs because the downstairs one didn't reach via WIFI. The second router takes its WAN connection from downstairs (I only have 1 physical connection to the ...
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Why Wireless adapter can't establish a internet connection in Windows 7?

I'm working in a small office environment. I'm trying to connect a desktop computer to a WiFi network using D-Link DWA-132 wireless adepter. Adepter installation was successful. It's perfectly showing ...
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Windows 7 PC unable to connect to wireless router via USB

I have Windows 7, and I am trying to connect my PC to a wireless network. It doesn't have an internal card, so I use a Belkin USB stick. Occasionally, my connection will just drop. It won't try to ...
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How to tell if there are any 802.11b devices connected to my wifi router?

I have a TP-Link TL-WA901ND wifi router with 15 devices connected, operating in mixed 11bgn mode. I believe that if any devices are using 802.11b it'll slow things down for everyone. How can I work ...
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Adding Guest Wireless/Wired Network on Separate Subnet

I currently have a 300Mbps wireless router (TP Link WR841N v9) hooked up to a cable modem. This provides internet access for my home network (tablets, desktop, laptops, printer, etc.). I want to set ...
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Asus Router RT- N12 D1 not connecting with pppoe

I have just bought a new Asus RT-N12 D1 router and trying to configure it. My ISP support PPPOE connection and i have a user name and password. when i use the same use username and password to connect ...
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What does “country” shows for WiFi router? [duplicate]

When I scan WiFi with Wireless Diagnostics tool on Mac OS X (Window -> Utilities -> Scan WiFi), it shows a lot of information about WiFi routers around me. I realize that some routers have "JP" in ...
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Can't connect the wireless printer to the TP Link router

Gents, I have something wrong and i need help , I have Sansung printer ( SCX-3405W ) and TP Link modem router ( TD W8961ND ), i have the cd for the printer and its very easy to setup the wireless ...
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I changed my router and now it takes a while for my Android phone to connect to the Internet

I switched routers from a Buffalo WCR-GN to a TP-Link N600 and now it takes a while for my phone to connect to the Internet. At first I thought it was due to my phone (nexus 5) but it's happening with ...
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My router is really slow. How can I troubleshoot?

I have two routers at my home. WAN -(LAN) - Media Link router - (LAN) - Buffalo router - (WiFi IEEE 802.11g) - PC1 |- (WiFi IEEE 802.11b/g/n) - PC2 When I compare the speed and ...