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

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how to ping a computer from wan

I want to ping computers connected to a wifi router, 192.168.0.x the wifi router is connected to a LAN cable router, 192.168.1.x i can access the LAN cable router through a wan network, 10.x.x.x i ...
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Router Passthrough WAN to LAN

I currently have a radio with an ethernet output going to an ethernet to serial converter. Radio->Serial Converter->Radio The converter is picking up RTCM packets on 10.39.37.255 The converter has ...
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Should I use a second router in extended mode or in normal route mode?

I have a good router (default Cisco from ISP) but with terrible Wi-Fi (no external antenna, and no ac just a/b/g/n). So I bought a good Wi-Fi router (TP-Link Archer C7, which is enough for my Wi-Fi ...
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Will more wifi routers make the wifi “better”

I recently got a desktop pc and our family's WiFi has gotten a lot worse. They blame it on me because they say I'm using all of the network "space". (They call me star killer base. Because I suck all ...
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Link two networks so machines can see each other wirelessly

So here is what I want to do. I live in the same apartment building as a good friend and I would like to find a way wirelessly "bridge" our networks. We both have internet access and don't want this ...
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Using Two Wireless NIC at the same time on Windows 10 Desktop PC

I have read similar questions in the past (i.e. How do I use my dual band Wi-Fi card to connect to 5GHz and 2.4GHz simultaneously on Windows? and Connect multiple WiFi networks simultaneously), ...
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Access to devices with embedded webpages remotely

I have a half rack of lighting equipment that gets rented out regularly. Some of the kit has simple embedded webpages for configuration and monitoring which is connected to a switch in the rack. I'd ...
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Connect wireless router to a network with web-based log-in

Got a new wireless router coming today but the network I connect to requires a web-based log-on (university internet). Is there any way I can log into this using the router, or is the router simply ...
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Relay wifi as new network and fallback to cellular

(Sorry for the badly worded title - suggestions to improve it are welcome) I have purchased a TL-MR3020 and have played about with the configuration a bit and have an idea of what I want but don't ...
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DD-WRT flashed router is not prompting for a password whenever a PC tries to connect to a network

So installed dd-wrt on my ASUS RT-N66U, everything seems to be working fine with it except that whenever a PC wants to connect to my network it is not asked for a password. I already set up my ...
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The SSID of my WiFi is not appearing in the list of neighbor networks

I cannot connect the laptop to my home WiFi network neither trough the local list of wifi networks or manually (setup the SSID, security protocol and password). All neighbour WiFis are accessible ...
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Blocking Google DNS on GreenPacket Router

Here's my router's console for setting the firewall. I've been trying to set it to block Google's DNS addresses but I can't get it right. Can any one help and say what I'm doing wrong?
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Why is my wifi invisible to some devices? (Asus DSL-N17U)

I bought Asus DSL-N17U few months ago as my old router stopped working. Everything has worked fine for some time (internet, wifi, lan, ...). However, few days ago two of our home devices stopped ...
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I want to use my ADSL Modem+ router as access point using LAN to LAN connection?

I want to use my ADSL Modem+ router as access point. I already have a wireless router which is working fine. I want is to extend my network range by using my spare ADSL Modem + router as a second ...
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Fast Modem Speeds… But slow Router Speeds

I started to have problems with my internet speeds. I am paying for 100 mbps but I am only getting about 10 mbps from the router. If I connect my computer directly to the modem I will get about 97 ...
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Troubleshooting Wireless Router: Is it bad or is it being impacted by traffic or a device

I have a TP-LINK wireless router. It has worked perfectly for months. Now it needs multiple resets per day. How can I troubleshoot it to see if it is flat out gone bad, or if somehow a single device ...
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Can't access wired network from wireless

I have a small home network with one wired device and one wireless. The wired device is running Linux and the wireless is running Mac OSX Yosemite, in case it matters. I have a NetComm NF4V which ...
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Can I connect to a router's wired network via WiFi for gaming purposes?

I currently have 4 Windows XP machines in my basement that are connected via ethernet to a Wireless router/switch. These machines aren't equipped with WiFi. We play the game BZ-Flags on these machines ...
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How can I debug WiFi connection problems, when a device temporarily refuses to connect?

When a windows or android device intermittently cannot connect to a wireless network, despite showing it as available; or when the device claims to be connected to the network but cannot ping the ...
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What do I need for wireless bridging?

I've been trying for months to come up with a reliable connection for my home. What I'm trying to do is basically this: Cable Modem w/ Wifi -> Individual devices (Ipads, phones, etc.) ...
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DSL-AC68U - Slow WAN WiFi speed on windows clients

In a nutshell, the title say it all... The modem, an asus DSL-AC68u works perfectly fine with any firmware up to 3.0.0.4_376_2187, which is the last one of the "3.0.0.4_376" serie. Since asus ...
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TP-WR841N password not working after firmware upgrade and config restore

I have been having issues with WiFi drop-outs recently, and decided to upgrade my firmware. Router is a TL-WR841N. Upgrade completed, but all settings were reverted to defaults, so I restored the ...
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Samsung SEC_LinkShare sending wifi signal on same channel as accespoint

Yesterday I was working on a wifi network and detected a signal which was interfering on the same channel with the accesspoint. After a bit searching I came on this website. When I tried to change ...
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Single TCP retransmission causes 15 seconds delay on wireless

I am having a strange problem which causes long delays in http requests (POST in this case) to my own web server. This occurs only if - a linux or Mac client is used (Windows is fine), and - the ...
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Fixing Arris router errors

I was doing some configuration to my Arris DG860 modem/router Yesterday (changing the passwords) but when I press enter to save the settings it says the network is open in the router setup page I ...
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Archer D2 Proxy

Anyone know if you can setup a proxy on an Archer D2 router? looking at the manual cant seem to find something that makes sense. Basically there is a software for a Firestick that only allows 5 ...
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How to connect wired clients of TWO routers that are connected through WDS

So I have two routers running: Router 1: ADSL Modem router (some Huawei model provided by my phone company) to which my phone line is connected. Machine A is connected to this router through wire. ...
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connect switch to router

I have set my modem in bridge mode, but this only allows 1 port to work. I need more than 1 port for connections to other places in my home, so I was trying to use a switch connected to the one port ...
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Why does my wifi speed slow dramatically when more than one person uses it?

Whenever both my roommate and I use the wifi in a certain room in our apartment, it slows dramatically for me. It doesn't slow for him. If he uses it in another room, it's fine; if I use it in another ...
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Wireless Covering a Two Story + Basement House?

I have the following setup for my house: Cable modem (upstairs) Ethernet upstairs / main floor / basement Bunch of old routers OnHub I'm trying to figure out what the right layout here is. I was ...
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My router doesn't work anymore

I have an Asus RT-N13U B1 router and it doesn't work anymore and here what I have noticed so far: The power LED is solid for 4 seconds then goes off (and the LAN led too if connected) it seems that ...
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Wifi slow with new router

I recently acquired a Netgear WNR1000-100NAS to replace my old router. Computer is running Ubuntu 14.04 and Firefox is my browser. When I set up my new router, pages hesitate for several seconds ...
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Can I make a WiFi ESS with a consumer-grade access point?

My house has dead spots on WiFi no matter where I set up the access point that my ISP gave me. I turned off the WiFi functionality on the ISP's equipment, and set up a standalone 802.11ac router ...
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Cant connect to devices behind TP Link and otherwise

I bought a TP Link N Router to use it as access point. My PC(10.0.0.10/24) is directly connected to my modem (10.0.0.138/24). The TP-Link(10.0.0.50/24) is also connected to the router. My Laptop ...
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Internet intermittent on one laptop, only on wifi at one house.

so I just got a new asus laptop, shouldn't matter. anyway after booting it up it immediately had problems with the wifi at my parents house. sometimes (rarely) it would load fine, other times it would ...
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How do I have one OpenWRT router use the DHCP server of another OpenWRT router?

I want one router to be able to access the devices connected to the other router. However one router is connected to the internet modem by ethernet, and the other router is connected to it by wireless ...
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Unable to ping Computers connected to two different Access Points of the same router

I have a D-Link wireless router with four ethernet ports. I have two Wireless Access Points enabled on my router. If I connect say PC1 and PC2 to two of the ethernet ports it can ping each other. If ...
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How to prevent Wireless devices from showing up as Wired devices on 2-router-network?

I have 2 Netgear Routers: Netgear ADSL Modem + Router with Genie Netgear WGR614 N-150 I have the internet connected to my home network devices via the modem, and WGR614(LAN). The WGR614 is ...
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will upgrading my ADSL Modem fix my wireless connectivity [closed]

Here is my problem: I have a DSL-2730U ADSL Modem/Router and just bought two D-link DWA-548 Wireless N300 PCI Express Desktop Adapters. my problem is that one of my Wi-Fi Adapters is far away and ...
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Shared Network Works For Some But Not Others

Ok, so my house has 4 devices that connect to the internet. 3 wireless and 1 wired. I own the wired device and 1 wireless device. The other 2 wireless devices can connect to the internet just fine but ...
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Sharing Internet access with neighbor - What do I need?

My neighbor has an Internet access and a modem/router provided by the ISP. His WiFi signal is strong even in my house, so we want to share the connection. I need to connect to his signal and create a ...
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Accessing router from another router/modem

I have a Wi-Fi router connected to my Wi-Fi modem through a LAN cable. I have designated a static IP address to the router inside the modem configuration. Therefore the IPs are: Modem: 192.168.1.1 ...
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ip conflict on user pc and bad address shown on DHCP server after installing Wireless router

Our office has around 250 users and DHCP server (192.168.1.1 /24) and primary DNS server(192.168.1.2 /24) installed at office. I just configured linksys Wireless router(192.168.2.1 /24) for mobile ...
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Does signal strength deteriorate from router to router?

This is the situation, at my friend’s restaurant is a really old router (Fast FW150R; let’s call it A), connected to a modem, connected to A is also 3 other wireless surveillance cameras. The video ...
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How to access a Router that has DHCP turned off and IP address unknown?

I have 2 Netgear Routers: A DGND4000 Netgear Router + Modem, and A Netgear 150-N Router. My Netgear DGND4000 Router works fine, and is accessible over the internet via LAN IP. My Netgear 150-N is ...
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My Router is timing out

My router is timing out from time to time. I can see it when I ping its address/gateway and sometimes huge latency up to 3k ms and I cant access the router page. I thought my old router is dying and ...
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Windows 8 dropping wifi for a short time

Previously, my laptop connects to wifi well. However, I just moved to a new place, and now it will sometimes drop wifi connection (lose connection and can't see the wifi for a while, ~ 2 min). I ...
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Sniff packets from router

So I have TP-Link router and I want to sniff all the packets going through the router. I'm using Wireshark right now but not able to get the packets which passes through my router. So What I've tried ...
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How to figure out company's network topology?

I can figure out: 1. 3 floors(A, B, C), there is a WIFI AP with same APN but different BSSID in each floor. 2. Will get different IP different subnet if I connect to different WIFI AP 3. the router's ...
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Why there is proxy in front of Router (or between PC and Router)?

Our company's router is 192.168.135.254 with traceroute, I got this: traceroute to 8.8.8.8 (8.8.8.8), 64 hops max, 52 byte packets 1 192.168.0.162 (192.168.0.162) 1.903 ms 0.839 ms 0.699 ms 2 ...