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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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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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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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23 views

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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1answer
42 views

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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30 views

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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2answers
43 views

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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1answer
19 views

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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2answers
56 views

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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23 views

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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0answers
20 views

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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54 views

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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2answers
38 views

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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1answer
23 views

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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2answers
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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. ...
0
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0answers
32 views

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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0answers
22 views

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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0answers
30 views

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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0answers
24 views

How to I access router admin page if I'm bridging my laptop's wifi connection to it via ethernet?

I'm using my laptop to get internet via wifi from a public network. I then connect my laptop's ethernet port to the uplink port of the router and set up the bridged connection in windows' ncpa.cpl ...
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1answer
80 views

How to fix a strong signal strength, yet high packet loss situation?

My WiFi router at work provides strong signal strength for all my devices, however I am experiencing huge packet loss (80%). I was speaking to the IT guy at work, and he was explaining to me that ...
1
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1answer
48 views

Anyone familiar with dd-wrt scripting?

My router will randomly lose connection to everything. I can't ping it, it has no internet, I can't even get to the setup page through a wired connection. It won't fix until I unplug it and plug it ...
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1answer
44 views

D-Link WLan conncetion problems

I have a d-link wlan router at home. It hasn't had a password for a while, but a few weeks ago I decided to add one. I choose WPA2 personal with AES. Since then I have problems to connect to the WLan, ...
0
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0answers
126 views

Dnsmasq running on raspberry pi will serve non-local DNS to ethernet but not wireless hosts

I have a Linksys WRV200 wireless router. I have just added a raspberry pi, connected via ethernet, working as a DCHP server and caching DNS server. Dnsmasq also serves local domain names. Dnsmasq ...
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2answers
75 views

How to connect many machines to a LAN via a router?

I connect to the internet using a static ip given by my ISP. When I plug in the cable directly into my pc or my laptops, I'm able to join the LAN composed of the other computers in my neighborhood. ...
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0answers
28 views

How to configure a router to connect to DSL modem with specified ip address and DNS

I have a TP-Link TD-W8901 wireless router which is connected to a nother ADSL modem, the problem is that the modem accept connection only from the computers which have the following network ...
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1answer
27 views

I'm wondering if it is possible to apply dns settings to different bands on a router

Is it possible to use distinct dns setting for each band used on a dual band router? I can't seem to find anything online that describes this facility. Ideally the solution I'm looking to put in place ...
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1answer
104 views

How can I improve my Xfinity wifi connection throughout my home?

My parents have been using Xfinity for a few years now. We currently have wifi in our home, but the connection length and bandwidth is extremely bad. I have a big family, so everyone in the house uses ...
0
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1answer
45 views

Constantly Losing Internet Connection 2Wire HGV3801

It seems like I will continuously lose my internet connection every 5-15 minutes for about 10-20 seconds. Very annoying. I have AT&T U-Verse coming through the 2Wire HGV3801. The wireless ...
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0answers
30 views

Wifi Neighbor Triangulation

Is it possible to discover signal strength between two devices that are connected to the same network? Devices (A) Cell Phone WiFi (B) WiFi enabled device (C) Wireless Router Both A & B are ...
0
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1answer
47 views

Router Config IP Rejected

I'm currently using a D-Link DIR-601 router, and up until now, I have had very few problems with it. I've connected to the router control panel before using the IP 192.168.0.1. However, sometimes I ...
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3answers
72 views

Laptop won't work with WPA encryption

I bought a new router (Linksys E2500) because the old router (Linksys E1200) WiFi would keep cutting out. I setup the new router using the same settings as the old router (WPA/WPA2 encryption, same ...
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2answers
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Can the number of connections on my 2ndary router slow down my internet access on my primary router? [duplicate]

I previously used a modem/router that Verizon mailed to us when we signed up as our sole internet hub, but I've been experiencing strange/intermittent/slow internet speeds (almost always around ...
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3answers
71 views

Why will my wireless router allow wired clients to get an address outside the router, but not wireless ones?

I have a "main" router that connects to the internet, and then a wireless router that connects to that. The main router's DHCP is disabled, and a computer hooked to that has a DHCP server running ...
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2answers
74 views

What are the key differences between 2.4 Ghz and 5 Ghz Wifi distribution? [duplicate]

On my replaced Wifi router, I noticed that there is a choice to make regarding the frequency distribution. 802.11g network that run at 2.4 GHz. 802.11a network that runs at 5.0 GHz. Does the ...
0
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1answer
189 views

Preventing the ISP from detecting my Wi-Fi router

Recently, I am facing an annoying issue regarding my Cable Network Internet connection. It is wireless. The Wireless Card is installed on the rooftop of my house and a Cat-5 Cable is directly ...
0
votes
1answer
43 views

Why I can not ping google.com when I connect to an embedded system via ahoc wifi

I have two wifi device on my laptop. I use on of them to connect to internet via a router. Its IP is 10.0.1.98 (router IP is 10.0.1.1) In this case I can connect to any web site and in general ...
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1answer
43 views

My laptops automatically lose an ip address on my home network

I have a home network with: Modem + wifi router - Cisco DPC3825 - (1) - SSID 7a567d WIFI extender. - Almond Securifi (2) - SSID 7a567d_almond Both the above are on channel 9 MAC Filtering is ...
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0answers
38 views

What do I need to do to add routers to an existing network?

To add some backup to my situation I posted a question earlier, and tried to what it suggests: Can a wired router set up as the main router, act as the DHCP for all devices connected wirelessly to the ...
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2answers
71 views

Bridge two router

I have two router, i want to extend my wifi i have an tp-link AC1750 Router who are directly connected to my cable modem (192.168.11.1) it's ssid is: main_router, dhcp is enabled i have an tp-link ...
0
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1answer
172 views

Wi-Fi connection drops when downloading torrents, but wired connection still works

After downloading for an hour or so, the Wi-Fi connection on my tablet stops working; forcing me to restart my router(it basically hangs when trying to connect). This only happens when downloading ...
1
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1answer
74 views

Setup a wireless home network with wireless internet access

My apartment building provides free wireless network connection to the internet, included with the rent. The wlan has no password protection. I would like to setup a wireless router in a way it uses ...
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2answers
150 views

Router Behind A Router

My condo building provides wifi. However they have a stupid terms of service window you have to accept before getting access. I wrote a script that can post automatically to that terms of service ...
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0answers
27 views

Why does my tp-link router limit my cable connected pc's speed? [duplicate]

I got a new router "A" (modem integrated) from my ISP and I share my network over wireless to allow portable devices to access the internet. I would like to use my PC with a tp-link router ("B"). The ...
0
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1answer
269 views

Random Wi-Fi Internet outages

I just bought and installed a new ASUS RT-AC68U wireless router and it works very well for most devices on my home network but others experience Internet outages at random intervals of time. I haven't ...
1
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1answer
78 views

Connect my router to the internet via another router?

What I want to do: Connect to the internet through my wifi router, via some other router that the room I rent provides. What I have: 1 ethernet cable that comes into my apartment. If I plug the ...
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votes
1answer
84 views

SSID's Not Separating Computers on Network

Before I started to "improve" my wireless network, I had a working network with wired and wireless capability. I connect my PCs via a wired connections and share all folders between each PCs. My ...
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2answers
452 views

Router - How to set up User Portal Web page?

I'm really not sure if this is the correct place to ask this but here it goes (suggestions if this isn't the correct place): I was wondering if it was possible to to do the following with my router: ...
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2answers
88 views

Two routers for two subnets

I have the following configuration: my laptop connected to router #1 (ASUS RT-N66U, let call him R1) using wireless connection. Laptop's IPv4 address is 192.168.1.143 (DHCP allocated) (LAN options on ...
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1answer
202 views

How to have a router connect to a wireless network with a captive gateway portal

My office has several companies which must connect to a wireless network for internet. There is a captive gateway portal which requires a username/pw to login. I'm not sure if this affects my ...