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

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Setting up router plus WiFi access point (same SSID) - roaming problems

Network: Internet <-> Router 1 (DHCP, WiFi) <-> PowerPlug <-> Router 2 in access point mode Both WiFi networks are configured with the same SSID. If a device (i.e. laptop or ...
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Best way to create a multirouter wireless network with my current hardware

I'm new to IT side of computers, and while I'm starting to grasp the basics, I keep getting into trouble when I try to utilize it in real life. The Scenario: a 3 floor, 12 bedroom apartment. 10 ...
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Wi-Fi speed inexplicably drops after usage on an Aspire Aspire v17 Nitro

I have a relatively new Aspire Aspire v17 Nitro. I’m running Windows 8.1 and have a Qualcomm Atheros QCA61x4 wireless network adapter and Bluetooth is disabled. After turning it on, my Wi-Fi speed is ...
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How to setup wired network with wireless that can be turned on and off

I'd like to have a network in which I can do the following -- have a wired network up at all times, and a wireless network powered up only as needed. My setup is as follows: ARRIS Touchstone Cable ...
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Will wireless repeater slow internet speed

When using a wireless repeater, I understand that the total network bandwidth will be halved as answered here 'Does a wireless repeater slow things down for everyone?' Consider the following ...
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How to connect my wifi with command or some software on my debian8?

There are two computers in my room. A is connected to wireless router +adsl modem ,gateway is 192.168.1.1 ,localhost is 192.168.1.100.Security Options is none The pci wifi receiver was installed on ...
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How to split Ethernet Internet data through a router equally to different devices?

Five of us live in a flat. We have an Internet connection with a 75GB per month plan. Is there a way to split the 75GB to 5 different devices so that everyone can use the Internet equally?
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Slow Speeds over Wi-Fi

I have cable Internet that averages about 35 MB/sec down and 7MB/sec up, but been having intermittent Wi-Fi problems for several months now. I’ve changed my router a couple times to no avail. I’m ...
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WiFi bandwidth on one machine strangely lower than on another

I connect to the internet via a vDSL modem, which is also a wireless access point and a wired switch. I have two computers: a laptop and a desktop, both have wired and wifi network adapters, and both ...
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Getting the fastest connection on a complex wireless network

I work in a large corporation with a complicated wireless network that includes 2.4GHz and 5GHz access points of varying speeds. All Access points use the same SSID and passwords. I connect with a ...
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is it possible to spoof the model of a router so it appears as something else in mobile network?

Hello, i have a Huawei router which connects by 4G to the phone company that i use, it supports many bands 1800\2300\2600. The problem i have is that the phone company recently restricted the router ...
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Unstable wifi-bridge between two routers

So lately i have been having network stability issues with my two tp-link 8970B routers. the network is set up like this: Router1 (connected to internet) --wifi-- Router2 --lan-- pc ...
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How to terminate Clients Wifi Connections to Router programatically?

Actually, I am into developing a Small scale Hotspot system. An app from my clients phone/system, Keeps updating my server with a connected and alive flag periodically with its MAC as identifier, The ...
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Is it possible to connect a wired network to two separate wireless networks via a client based bridge?

I have two new robots in our lab and I’m trying to figure out the best way to connect them to our existing network. Basically, the problem is as follows: Both robots are running EdiMax wireless ...
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Wireless routers as Access point using LAN-LAN but no connectivity through other LAN ports, and wifi works

I have followed every single step given in following page of DD-WRT page to setup a wireless access point. http://www.dd-wrt.com/wiki/index.php/Wireless_Access_Point I have a belkin G router and a ...
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limited connectivity from one computer, internet access on others

I have a computer where the WLAN says limited connectivity. The Wireless USB WLAN adaptor says limited connectivity, and the internal wifi also (though I haven't tested the internal wifi for a while ...
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high ping over 12s to wireless-n router

I have a 2.4/5GHz wireless-N router, for quite sometime and recently starting up again I have experienced ping over 12000ms: PING 10.0.0.2 (10.0.0.2) 56(84) bytes of data. 64 bytes from 10.0.0.2: ...
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Windows 8.1 no longer sees wireless network - VERY ODD ISSUE

My desktop PC running windows 8.1 can no longer see my home wireless network - it does not appear in the list of networks to connect to. Background - I have a BT Home Hub with WiFi turned off, ...
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Max how many Mac Filtering Allowed?

I am using a TP-Link TL-WR740N Router. For my business purpose, I only want to give access of Internet to the specific people who are only my Customers (many in numbers). Now, my Question is, what is ...
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Use the TP-LINK TD-W8951ND Wireless ADSL2+ router as a router

I'm using the MTNL Delhi internet and I have purchased the TP-LINK TD-W8951ND Wireless ADSL2+ router. I want to use the DEN Broadband internet connection but they provide me WAN/LAN line and ask me ...
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Allow access to camera only by one IP - tomato

I'm running tomato shibby 1.2.8 on an ASUS router. I have a camera in my network, which has the IP 192.168.1.222 (static IP). I would like to block all connections to this IP, where the source is ...
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Wi-fi drops connection every several hours

My router sometimes drops connection several times a day. I updated firmware but it didn't solve the problem. I have to turn off / turn on router and it starts to work correctly again. More details ...
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Can Humax HG100R-L2 router's ethernet port be used for a bridge? [duplicate]

I am trying to set up a bridge network from router 1 to router 2 to expand my home wifi. Both routers are the Humax HG100R-L2 router which has two Gigabit Ethernet(RJ45) ports. A photo of the ports ...
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Two wireless SSID with one DSL/Wireless router and another wireless router

I know very little about networking, and thought I can read up on some of the basics however it still doesn't solve what I need to or want to accomplish. I have a CenturyLink router DSL modem ZyXEL ...
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how can i setup my web page on radius server

I want to setup wifi hotshot under radius server authentication Something like follows Internet--------->RADIUS Server-------->Wifi router --- --- --- --- >> Laptop or Internet-------->Wifi ...
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Find the number of connection points associated with a particular broadband line?

I am living in a house share in a large house with 10 bedrooms. There are a number of different phone lines running into the house, and I have my broadband connection running off one of them. When I ...
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Guest Wi-Fi not getting proper IP's

I have a main router and a cable modem router. The cable modem router(NETGEAR C3000) acts as Wireless Access Point with DHCP disabled bridge mode. Main router IP is 192.168.0.1 sm: 255.255.192.0 ...
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Extend home router Wi-Fi range using a laptop with two Wi-Fi devices

I'm running Windows 10 on a laptop which has two Wi-Fi devices, the one that comes with the laptop and a USB Wisacom WS-HP1000 (RTL8187L) which I already had. As my router Wi-Fi range is poor I'm ...
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Sporadic high latency on my home network

tl;dr My home network recently has been experiencing jumps from 27ms latency to 600ms. It doesn't happen always, and seems to occur frequently at night. What equipment should I buy and tests should I ...
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Internet speed stutters—even Ethernet connected devices—when Wi-Fi is enabled on a D-Link DSL-2750U ADSL Wi-Fi router

At my workplace, we have a D-Link DSL-2750U ADSL Wi-Fi Router which is connected to a 24-port D-Link Ethernet switch. It is a very small setup. About 20 clients connect to the network (including ...
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Is it possible to add antennas from one TP-LINK (TP-WR841N) to another TP-LINK (TP-WR841N) to extend the range?

I Want add the antennas from my old damaged router TP-LINK (TP-WR841N) to my new router TP-LINK (TP-WR841N) to extend the range. There are already two antennas present also an additional two antennas ...
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Subnet traffic very slow after wireless router connected to DSL router

TP-LINK TL-R860 DSL router connected to Arris TM722G Cable Modem supplied by the ISP. Vizio XWR100HD wireless router connected to one of the ports on the TP-LINK TL-R860 DSL router. TP-LINK Subnet: ...
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Vigor2925 keeps dropping connectivity

For the past few days our router has been dropping all connectivity, mean computers lose connection to the Internet, and to the router itself I believe (we also have a switch in place). The setup is ...
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Wifi router and bridge

This is my first post in any blog. I got stuck with a little challenge regarding wireless routers capabilities. Is there a way to have a wifi router that connects all my devices (wirelessly) into my ...
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Mobile devices given name of “occam” or “Razor” when viewing network in Windows 7 and later?

I’ve encountered various threads, on support.microsoft.com and on various Windows support forums, where a user (like myself, today and in the past) has seen an unknown mobile device (represented with ...
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How to Improve ASUS RT-AC68U Wireless Speeds

I recently upgraded my wireless router to an ASUS RT-AC68U. I pay for Google Fiber's gigabit speed so I think I should be able to get decent wireless speeds with this router. The problem is that I'm ...
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How important is it to manually configure different Wi-Fi access points on the same SSID to different channels?

I have a home network with two Wi-Fi access points: One Netgear WN604. One ZyXEL VMG1312-B10A (the latter also connects the whole network to the Internet via VDSL). Both are on the same SSID as ...
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View traffic volume in home network (dd-wrt)

I have a homenetwork with a dd-wrt router. How can I get a good overview of the traffic towards Internet (Better than the dd-wrt screens) over different periods, by device and in total. Need to be ...
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Strange wireless speed variation in terms of distance

For some time I noticed that my ultrabook Lenovo Thinkpad experiences a faster decrease in speed, in terms of distance from the router, as other devices. I tested (with speedtest.net) and these are ...
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Asus NT-R56U wiress router and VoIP device

The problems are I cannot log onto my wireless router When both are connected, it doesn't work. When only one of VoIP and router are connected, it works beautifully The configuration looks like ...
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Is WiFi 5Ghz band faster than 2.4Ghz band on the same network?

I have just purchased a dual band wireless router for my home network. I enable both 2.4Ghz and 5Ghz bands with different SSIDs. My desktop's wireless adapter can only connect to the 2.4Ghz band. I'm ...
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Lag when devices are connected via wi-fi

I'm not sure it's the right site for this question, but here is the problem. I've a console linked with a cable to a router. My internet connection is far from the best but when there aren't other ...
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Is it possible to connect a broadband USB dongle to a D-Link DIR-600M Router?

I have a D-Link DIR-600M Router which does not have a USB port. It has Ethernet port. I want to share my Internet connection (wireless through Dongle) over Wi-Fi. How can I connect without modem. In ...
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Tri band router and wifi extenders: how to organize my local wifi network

I have a small hosting business with guests coming in and out of my house all the time, so I wanted to upgrade the wifi system in my house to meet the guests' needs and my own in the best conditions. ...
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RT-N66U enable telnet on WAN interface

The RT-N66U Administration screen on the router's config page has an "enable telnet" option, but that seems to only allow telnet connections within the LAN (wired and wireless). I've tried connecting ...
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Use a secondary WiFi router as a file server?

I bought myself a brand new router - which i quite enjoy.. big surprise it has dual wan capability, wasn't expecting that for a $20 router. I'm quite pleased, however - it does have one feature I ...
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Can not ping device names only IP address

I have two routers at home when on one router I can ping LAN machines via their names, but when on the other router the relevant LAN computers or devices can not be ping via their names, but IP ping ...
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Printer on different subnet, can I WiFi-broadcast it?

I have problem connecting laser (Brother HL-L2365DW) to my network. If I connect it wirelessly to my router, which is quite far away, it can drop from WLAN and it's inaccessible. So I think it's best ...
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I got Internet when connected directly to the modem but not when connected (wired) to the Router

it has been a while since I've been looking for answers to my problem on the page, but nothing which helps yet. I have the next problem, a while ago I used to have a router netgear WNR1000 v3 ...
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How to port forward?

I want to make a few servers (mostly Minecraft) to play with my friends without using Hamachi or Tunngle and i found out about port forwarding. I've tried a couple of tutorials online but didn't seem ...