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2answers
81 views

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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0answers
88 views

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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1answer
64 views

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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1answer
146 views

4G Wifi Router vs 4G USB dongle

My service provider is proving 4G Wireless internet connection in two forms: 4G USB dongle 4G Wifi Router According to the person selling the products both offer same speed. The advantage of using ...
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2answers
142 views

I keep losing wireless connection

I have a WRT54GL v1.1 wireless router and a WUSB54G v4 wireless adapter, both made by Linksys. The router is in the living room by the TV and the my computer is in the bedroom. My ISP is Brighthouse. ...
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111 views

Laptop will not connect directly to router, but works on wireless

I've got a strange issue which I cannot find a solution to yet. I have a work laptop which I've never got to successfully connect to my router directly (wired). It will connect to the wireless network ...
2
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1answer
332 views

What technical benefits does a router have over tethering with a smartphone?

What benefits does a traditional router and modem grant over the same functionality from a modern smartphone? I consider things such as reliability, accessibility and speed as major reasons to ...
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1answer
1k views

Can I Share My Cable Internet Connection Through my ADSL Wireless modem + Router

At first I want to say this question can be found by googling but I cannot find any satisfactory answer. So I am posting it here. I have a ZTE-ZXDSL-531 ADSL Modem. At first I used an ADSL broadband ...
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1answer
474 views

What are likely causes of this wifi signal noise that could be causing dropped connections?

Seeing a reverse sawtooth-shaped noise spike in OS X Wi-fi Diagnostics that is associated with wireless connection drops. My wireless router is old, so it might just be dying. It seems to be somewhat ...
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3answers
1k views

Wireless internet connection keeps dropping out

I have an Acer Aspire 5755g running Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit which keeps dropping the wireless connection to the internet. Sometimes it can be within minutes and other times it will happen after an ...
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1answer
335 views

Random DNS errors only when one computer is using one network

I have an issue with my laptop's internet connection. We've got a home network with about 5 computers and ipods, ipads, etc. Among all of these devices, my laptop (Windows 7) seems to be the only one ...
1
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1answer
69 views

Wireless stops working when desktop powered on (wired connection still works)

Background info: Comcast cable internet and TV Regular modem Linksys WRT54G router Windows7 desktop The problem I'm seeing is that our wireless connection cuts out about 5 minutes after turning on ...
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1answer
993 views

Why is my router blocking Internet for one computer in the LAN?

I have a D-Link DIR-825 router and for some reason it is blocking one of the wired desktop computers from accessing Internet, while it still allows it to communicate with other computers in the LAN. ...
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0answers
120 views

Losing Internet Connection, Other Devices Working Fine

I'm losing connection to the internet through my router even while others are playing online on a PS3 without a problem. I keep my connection to the router but have limited connectivity. I can reset ...
2
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1answer
121 views

Internet access dies on one of the computers in a home LAN a few minutes after rebooting the router

There is a desktop computer on my network that is giving me headaches right now. I have a fiber/LAN broadband access with a dedicated LAN port outlet in the wall. From there I have a Ethernet cable ...
1
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1answer
451 views

Share internet connection to modem/router

I have a computer (netbook) with an internet connection connected via wifi and another computer (notebook) which I want to use. I want to share the internet connection from the netbook to a wifi ...
0
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1answer
97 views

netbook losing internet connection

I have a netbook that occassionally, usually once or twice a day, maybe more, will lose its internet connection while I am on Skype (that's when I notice it most, it may happen more often). The little ...
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1answer
238 views

Cannot connect to android.com / youtube.com with router on

Problem is: entering android.com or youtube.com in browser address bar brings up page 'This webpage is not available' (Chromium) or 'Unable to connect to server' (Opera) when my router is online. ...
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5answers
18k views

How to disable internet access at night on the router?

I have an internet connection that I'd like to be enabled only during the day. With multiple household internet devices, this would need to be something disabled at the level of the router. I don't ...
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1answer
576 views

Connection via Ethernet cable working, connected via wireless router but not working

I have internet connection at work via the connection in the wall and a ethernet cable to my mac. Today I brought my wireless N-router from home and plugged the ethernet cable to it and then tried to ...
2
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2answers
254 views

Second Wireless in Basement? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Connecting a ADSL router to a wireless router. What am I doing wrong? How can I extend my wifi coverage? I have a dual band router - top of the line new one - but ...
2
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3answers
177 views

router is slow to connect but downloads quickly

My router (pocket wifi 2 from vodafone AU) seems to download data quickly enough (1Mbps) but it takes ages (10-20 seconds) to connect to the requested site first. All devices using this router have ...
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1answer
4k views

How to get more bandwidth for my laptop than desktop in my home network [closed]

In my home network we have desktop with wired Internet connection and laptop with wireless Internet connection. So I want more bandwidth for my laptop than desktop, both are on same Internet ...
0
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2answers
308 views

Internet connectivity issues with one router but work ok with other router

I have one Tplink ADSL ROUTER and when i enter username and password on setup page then everything works fine. Now i have one more router Netgear router then when i enter same username and password ...
0
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0answers
212 views

Router can connect to the internet, computer is connected to router, but computer cannot connect to the internet

To connect to the internet, I usually configure my PC to use the static IP, the gateway and the DNS provided to me by my ISP and plug in the connector to my NIC. Recently, my NIC stopped working, so I ...
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1answer
736 views

Router with Dynamic IP Address - How to point it to my domain. For my CCTV

I have CCTV in my office and port-forward its ip to router. my router ip is dynamic how can i access my CCTV with my own domain name.
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3answers
1k views

Connection problems via Wifi (multiple devices)

I'm having connection issues with my router (Linksys WRT610N) at home. There are a number of things that are happening (may be more, this is just what I've mainly noticed)... 1) Using my laptop ...
0
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2answers
932 views

Unable to share 3G via ICS and router?

I've got a bit of a problem that I need solved, and it's been bugging me for days now. I have two computers: Computer A - Windows7 with a : - CellC 3G Huawei modem - IP is dynamic with each ...
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2answers
404 views

My ISP requires to set a specific computer name and primary DNS suffix. Is it possible to do this in a WiFi Router?

My ISP provides setup instructions for the Internet connection, where among other things it is required to set a specific computer name and a primary DNS suffix. These settings are provided for ...
0
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4answers
489 views

Problem in Internet connection through WiFi Router

I have set up a WiFi router to share my internet connection. My ISP is such that when I first try to open a site after connecting through the wifi network, it presents the ISP's login page. After I ...
0
votes
1answer
553 views

Linksys Wireless N Router, Wireless vs Wired Internet Speed Issue

I have a Linksys wireless N router and I am having some issues with my internet speed. When wired to the router I get a down speed of about 20mbs, but when I switch to use wireless I get only 1mbs. ...
0
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2answers
260 views

Router connection problem with Windows Vista machine

I recently setup a router for a friend of mine. Standard setup, WPA TKIP and everything was pretty simple to do. His computer was having problems connecting so I tried my iPhone just to verify I was ...
0
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2answers
238 views

DL-524 router connected but with not internet connectivity

My DL-524 router is a bit far away from my laptop, so I bought 20 metres of screened UTP cable. I've tested the cable and it's okay. When I plug it in the modem and the router I get no internet ...
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1answer
190 views

What can I do to try and fix my home internet connection?

I have cable internet through Charter with a wireless router and every now and then the connection will either be extremely slow or non-existent. Right now, both my laptops are saying that they are ...