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

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TP-Link TL-WR740N stops recognizing the WAN connection

I'm trying to install the TP-Link TL-WR740N to route a Motorola SBV5122 modem. So, after I setup the cables, all the lights are ok. When I start the installation wizard, the WAN light turns off on ...
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No default gateway in Engenius router. Cannot configure Access point

I am trying to setup my Engenius router. This you can do by connecting the Ethernet cable from your laptop to the router. When you're setting up your Acces Point you need to set, according to the ...
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Sharing connectivity from Netgear A6210 to office using Netgear N300 router. Possible?

Context: Windows 10 Home; small office I have been trying quite unsuccessfully to share the connectivity from a Netgear A6210 around the office. I had thought that I could connect it to a spare pc ...
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Router won't re-offer DHCP

Wondering if this "as designed" or a bug in my netgear router. I have an AP connected to the router (via EoP) If i connect to the router SSID, get an IP then disconnect and connect to the AP SSID I ...
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Wi-Fi is on but there is no connection

Recently we got a new internet provider, which advertises 65 Mbps download, cable. Hence, we also got a new router: SmartRG model SR804n. However, regardless of the amazing advertised speed, I have ...
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Router fluctuates in speed rapidly: how to diagnose?

I'm having a very interesting problem with my router and was wondering how I might go about diagnosing (and ultimately fixing) the problem. (All cited numbers are through SPEEDTEST.) I live in an ...
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Solutions for connecting two routers to a switch

I have an ADSL modem (bridge mode) that connects to a router for providing internet connection all over my place. Some days ago, I bought a dual-band router expecting to get less interference at 5 GHz ...
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Clients of small dormitory wireless routers cannot connect to the internet

I have some weird problems occurring on a small dormitory (30 rooms total) LAN that I manage. Here is the current network layout of the dorm: Please note that I already did some experiments last ...
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Bridge external wifi over LAN to a local router to extablish home network

I work on a sailing yacht and I normally can use Port WiFi. My aim is to create an internal network (cable and WiFi) using the external datas. My hardware: external antenna with USB WiFi card ...
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Can't connect Mac OS X to Sitecom 300N wireless gigabit router XR?

I've got a Sitecom 300N wireless gigabit router XR as my Wi-Fi access point. It works fine on various Android devices, my Windows laptop, and my iPad. However for some reason, my OS X macbook refuses ...
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How to use a repeater as wireless card?

I want to use a wireless repeater as wifi card for computer. I want to connect the repeater and computer using ethernet and i want the repeater to serve as a wireless card for computer running linux. ...
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Failed autonegotiation between two TP-Link routers

I have a Cable modem and a TP-Link WR741N router connected to it. From this router, comes a cable and connects to a second router (WR740N) through a regular 10/100 LAN port. Thing is, I'm only ...
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how to connect two wireless tp-link router?

In my office someone connected two tplink wireless router before ..Today was my first day at office.I check the connection,it was in dhcp for both router and everyone using with wireless only no LAN ...
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Wireless router simultaneously dropping multiple computers

I've read several articles online as well as Wireless internet router keeps dropping out Computer "loses" connection to wireless router intermittently My scenario is as follows: When ...
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How to transfer sound from my windows 10 PC to a wifi speaker?

I bought 2 Harman Kardon Omni 10. I want to use it as a wireless PC speaker. The speakers have several ways to get data. Cable, bluetooth and wifi. I wonder how can I transfer sound from my PC to the ...
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Setting up home network

I live in Belgium and we are obligated to have a router from our ISP, but from the 4 routers in my house that's the one that doesn't work as I want it to (or somethimes doesn't work at all). So i'm ...
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what is PPTP(Russian) and how is it different from normal pptp? need to configure my WRT120N

My ISP provides me a PPTP VPN connection to access the internet. to share that connection over Wi-Fi my ISP asked me to buy a TP-Link router, so I bought one(WR740N) and since I am a CS grad myself ...
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Remote Login to Asus RT-AC87U Router

When I try to "remotely" login to my ASUS RT-AC87U Router, I'm getting below message and I'm not sure what to do? External IP: 17x.xxx.xxx.xxx Internal IP: 192.168.1.xx to login I use: 17x.xxx.xxx....
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Router WAN speed limitation

I intend to buy a new router, this one in particular. It says, it supports 802.11n protocol, so it could allow the transfer speed up to 300 Mbps between wireless devices. Strangely, the WAN speed is ...
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Do home routers have max connection configuration?

I've been experiencing bizarre behavior with my home router, Linksys WRT610N. I have between four and seven devices running on it on average using the DD-WRT v24-sp2 (08/07/10) std firmware. ...
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Router vs access point

I'm trying to expand my home Wi-Fi as the wireless router my ISP provided is quite weak and my house is too big for it, so the Wi-Fi won't get to the living room. I already have some holes in the ...
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Source of internet wireless: Mask connected devices behind router/device

Which device/router do I need to use not an ethernet cable as source of internet but a wireless connection. I want to connect to a (different) wireless network without it knowing how much or which ...
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Router's 5GHz Wi-Fi permanently deactivated after update?

When I replaced a power strip, our Arris DG1670A modem-router, rented from Time Warner Cable, no longer transmits 5G wifi after a firmware update. In its main menu and 5G configuration webpages, the ...
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TP-Link TL-WR1043ND v3 openwrt firmware

I have uploaded a new alternative firmware for TP-Link TL-WR1043ND v3 https://wiki.openwrt.org/toh/tp-link/tl-wr1043nd. Unfortunately, after the upgrade, the connection to the device has been lost....
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Multiple Wireless AP Slow Internet

I have a hotel and 10 Tp-Link TL-WA901ND 450 Mbps AP and one router Tp-Link 300 Mbps. I have set up all APs following settings. All Aps are same SSID (DestinoPark), same password and Channel is Auto....
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Bright House modem seems to block T-mobile wifi router

We recently upgraded our Bright House modem to a D4. We have a T-Mobile cell tower router. It was dropping the wifi so Bright House turned on their wifi on the modem. Now the Bright House wifi is rock ...
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Redirect a video monitor

I don't know a lot about the internet, nor video, but I thought I'd ask here anyway. I have an old Motorola video monitor that is "hard coded" to send all audio and video to the company server, ...
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WRT54g v3, after loading OpenWRT to it, no Wi-Fi

I have a WRT54G and I loaded OpenWRT 10.03 to it according to this article. There was no Wi-Fi after loading it, so I connected via Ethernet and can log in to the LuCi interface. There's an option ...
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Will Resetting my Router, Bring back its original firmware

I have a Cisco Router with the Type Linksys E4200 I currently have DD-WRT Firmware installed on it, instead of the original firmware that came with the router. If I do a reset to the router (via ...
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How do I use TP-LINK TL-WR740N as a wireless extender for TD-W8950N?

I have: TD-W8950N TL-WR740N So I would like to use my TP-LINK TL-WR740N as a wireless repeater/extender (no cables). I want to connect couple of printers (with cables) to the TL-WR740N so that ...
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How do older non-MIMO standards like IEEE 802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g make use of multiple antennas?

Let's say we have a wifi router which supports IEEE 802.11n, 802.11ac with 2x2 or 3x3 MIMO, and is also backward compatible with 802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g. Given that 802.11a/b/g are non-MIMO ...
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Asus RT-N12 D1 as a Wireless Client

I travel a lot, and at a sale I found a used Asus RT-N12 D1 router for $10 so I picked it up with the thought of making it a WiFi client since many of the hotels I stay at have, lets just say, less ...
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low speed on wifi? faulty router?

i am only getting 40Mbps on my 2.4Ghz ASUS AC88U even when i am right beside the router. with my old ASUS N56U, i am able to pull at least 70Mbps when i am right beside my router. they both had the ...
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Can I check which devices are connected to the router I'm connected to through a range extender (Booster)?

We have a wireless internet connection here in our flat. But in my room, I don't get the Wifi range, so I'm using a TP-Link Range extender/Repeater/Booster to get the range. So right now I'm connected ...
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How can I access the setup pages of the router (Asus RT-N53) by wi-fi without an internet connection?

I have an ASUS RT-N53 and each time there is no internet connection I can not access the router setup and configuration pages. If the internet works then, using the address 192.168.1.1, I can access ...
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Why after setting up a router as an access point I can't reach it anymore?

I have a Xiaomi mi router, and I have made this simple configuration: internet --- main router (with internet)------lan cable----xiaomi router I want to use the wifi from the xiaomi in another room....
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It's almost impossible to avoid the overcrowded wifi channels

I have a ton of neighbors surrounding my area into my wifi zone I believe it's causing quite some problems for my mother's tablet which is relatively new and the amazon TV fire stick even though these ...
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I am redirected to a router that is not part of my provider's configuration

Whenever I try to access a website with a .com domain it shows the 'unable to connect page' but when I access a site with my country's domain I get redirected to a Tenda 11N wireless router. I called ...
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Asus Router as VPN server. Where are the logs?

I'm using my ASUS router at home to provide internet access to a friend living in an internet-unfriendly country. I've set up the built-in PPTP server with a login and password. I'm using a rather ...
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Can't connect to 2.4GHz side of router with Windows but can with Android phone

I've got an ASUS RT-AC68U which has both a 2.4GHz and 5GHz network. My Win10 laptop can connect to the 5GHz network and everything works perfectly. When I try to connect to the 2.4GHz network, it ...
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Configure (connect to) TP-Link EAP120

I'm shy for this question, but really I'm stuck with the TP-Link AEP120 access point. Are 3 new devices. Following the official docs (http://www.tp-link.com/en/faq-811.html) I turn ON the device, I ...
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How to have a normal External Drive recognized by the router through RJ45

I have a network problem that I would like to see if I'm missing something, and as such, here is the data: NEED: I wish to make a "server"-like WLAN/LAN setup with what I have now without having to ...
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using internet and intranet at same time

I have to connect to two routers at the same time, first one is which has internet access and i connect to it using Wi-Fi second one is one which doesn't have internet access and i connect to it ...
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Archer C7 AC1750 Bridge Mode

I have an Archer C7 AC1750 wireless router which is great but I can't enable bridge mode through my modem, so I need the Archer's DHCP service to be disabled and pass the DHCP from my modem through a ...
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Can I use my USB WiFi dongle in my router to receive wifi on the router and send it further?

I have a USB WiFi dongle and I have a modem with an USB port. I do not have a main internet source around my pc but the wifi is too bad. Can I use the router to receive the WiFi and then send it ...
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2 computers on Wifi get 3<ms pings to router, but ~30-90ms pings to each other. Why?

I'm trying to debug a wireless lan issue. I have 2 devices connected to the same wifi router. Ping results to router from Device #1: ~3ms mbp:~ rmb$ ping 192.168.8.1 PING 192.168.8.1 (192.168.8.1): ...
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Arris Modem with routed nat or without option

I just received my modem today, and I was wondering if it is supposed to be on routed with Nat, I am a gamer I play PC and Xbox and I need good internet so should routed with Nat be on or not?
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How to give desktop internet to wireless modem

I just bought K-PIX broadband connection. I have a desktop computer, a wireless modem with 4 LAN port (450TC1 model) and a LAN cable. I also have a wireless USB dongle. My modem does not have RJ45 ...
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PPTP in OpenWRT

Good day . Flash the router to OpenWRT. Router Model : TL - WR740N (TP-LINK). It seems to be good, but to raise the PPTP connections can not. And this way and tried. Interface protocol PPTP ...
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Wifi router: Client connects and gets ip but can not connect to any computer after that

I have a pretty standard network at home with a wifi router and some devices connected via LAN and some connected via Wifi. The router is an Asus RT AC68U. For some days now I can not use my Wifi ...