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

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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 ...
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Multi storied house with multiple APs [duplicate]

I have a 4 storied house and wifi reception been really bad coming from a Time Warner Cable modem into a Linksys AC9700 Router on first floor. I bought 3 Linksys APs (300N) and want to put 1 on each ...
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Does WIFI work with only range extender

I've seen a lot of gizmos marketed as "wifi range extenders" recently and haven't bought a wireless router for a good 5-6 years. I was wondering, since my home network is used to be: [DSL Modem] &...
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wireless connection not connecting windows 8

I have a broadband connection and internet in all other devices on my WiFi is working. On the laptop, which is running Windows 8, I am not able to connect using the WiFi. You can see the ...
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Unable to enable port forwarding on linksys router

I have a linksys BEFSR81 V3 router which I use along with an apple airport extreme. The apple airport is setup in bridged mode as seen here. On my actual router page, I have UPnP enabled as seen here. ...
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Disable remote router access

I own a Tundra Titanium-24 Genexis DRGOS and I cannot figure out how to disable remote administration to the router. Currently, anyone that knows my IP address can access my router. The only thing ...
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Super hub 3.0 unable to communicate with Chromecast

I recently got Virgin Media installed and their SuperHub 3.0 which is not able to communicate with my Chromecast, also my kodi/osmc does not show up in yatse either. This all worked fine when I was ...
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How to verify that my router is properly detecting an ip change

my router periodically hangs up requiring a reboot. My isp provides a dynamic ip address that when changed should be detected by my router and changed accordingly (I have a 3rd party dns server ...
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How to detect all Wi-Fi consumers and their signal strength on Windows?

I am trying to create an infrastructure which detects the approximate count of people in the different zones of the huge building for statistical purposes using Wi-Fi. Don't worry, it is going to be ...
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Router causes speed drops at specific hours

A couple of weeks ago I started having issues with my network becoming very slow at the evening around the same hours. While investigating I did the following: Updated the firmware Detached all ...
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Networking device to broadcast wifi from an ethernet port

First of all, I am not looking for a specific product at all but more so just what you would call a device to which you can connect an ethernet cable to it and then broadcast wifi from that device? I ...
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Wired computer cannot ping each other on same network

I have a weird case where device on wired connection cannot ping each other. It gave me Destination host unreachable. 192.168.1.1 - router 192.168.1.2 - laptop (wired) 192.168.1.3 - Smartphone (...
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ASUS-WRT OpenVPN DNS errors

I'm currently connected to an enterprise network which allows for VPN connections. Using an OpenVPN client on any of my devices allows me to connect successfully. In order to be granted access to the ...
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Ethernet devices over wifi

I have a CCTV DVR which communicates over standard ethernet or LAN, a TP-LINK wifi router and a computer. I want to access the video data from the DVR through the wifi of the router without internet. ...
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Wireless network doesn't work properly

I'm in a situation, where I have spend 2 days to get a friends wireless network to work, but no matter what we try, nothing helps. The only solution we can find for now is to open commando prompt and ...
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Same router, same IP range, Wifi vs Ethernet not communicating well

I have an internet router which supports both wired and wireless connections. In this router I have plugged an 8-port switch in one LAN port. This switch distributes connection to 3 cabled PCs. Also ...
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Internet stops working after few minutes

My internet stops working after few minutes and have to disconnect and then reconnect to wifi to make it work. This issue is only with my laptop other devices mobile/tablet/pc works fine with the ...
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Home networking issue

I would like to put a wireless router in the main part of my house and a switch in the garage to avoid clutter and so I can have better wireless connectivity within the house for wireless devices. My ...