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

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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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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, ...
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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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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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Really bad connection after moving wifi to channel 11 based on inSSIDer? [closed]

I used the inSSIDer Android application to scan my network in the hope of finding the best wifi channel around my home. With no surprised channel 1, 6 and 11 were acceptable most of the time but after ...
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FVG318 used as a Wireless Access Point

My apologies in advance: I am a software developer with just enough networking knowledge to get into trouble :) So I had a cable modem/router setup through my ISP right in my office. They sold me on ...
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D-link Router Admin Password Reset

I forget my D-link admin password. I search but haven't found a proper solution. How can I reset to a new password. My D-link router model is DIR-600L.
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Connecting two wireless routers with ethernet - will the secondary router transmit wirelessly?

I have two wireless routers. The primary router is a Thomson TG784 is wireless modem router. The second wireless router is a TP-Link TD W8950ND. If I connect the primary router to the secondary ...
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How can I increase the Network LAN speed of a RT-AC68U

I recently purchased a RT-AC68U wireless router. It is supposed to do 1300 Mbps over LAN. I am currently receiving 450 Mbps (which is faster than I have ever had but still not what it is supposed to ...
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Wireless N card but router shows connected as G mode

I have a 802.11n wireless LAN card on my desktop. However, when I log into my modem's control panel, it's displaying that my computer is connected in "g" mode. I have the Motorola sbg6580 cable ...
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CIFS mapped drive in windows 7 not working correctly

I have a router with Gargoyle Firmware and an attached pen drive which I'm using as a server storage. Problem is that the unit I'm mapping in windows 7 is not working the same as the pc hard drive in ...
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localhost not accessible from a device that is connected to the same network over wifi

Strictly a no-vice question. Consider my computer (holding apache webserver) as Comp-A, Comp-A is connected to the router (at 192.168.1.1) through a switch and has ip-address of 192.168.1.41. All ...
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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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How do I reset the Buffalo AirStation HighPower N600 Gigabit Dual Band Wireless Router WZR-600DHP to factory settings?

This is quite a stupid question; I apologize in advance. I was trying to configure my Buffalo WZR-600DHP to connect to a VPN and send all traffic through it. I've managed to completely screw up the ...
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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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Use a Gateway as a Router only?

I just switched from Verizon FiOS to Comcast internet. I still have my Verizon Gateway (modem + router combo) - looks like this: I know it's not compatible with Comcast as a gateway device, but if ...
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Does router radiation increase with bandwidth or signal strength?

Does the amount of low-level radiation emitted by residential-class wireless routers (examples: Netgear, Linksys) increase with larger bandwidth, dual-banding, or longer range/signal strength? ...
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Blocking youtube Android app from router

I was wondering how can I block the Youtube Android app from the router it self? My router has a function to block a web address or an ip address. It's TP-Link model TL-WR940N. So does anyone know ...
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Setting new password for Nexxt 54M Wireless AP Router

I forgot password to router and reset it to manufacturers default. The default password is ''guest''. How do I set a new password for Nexxt 54M Wireless AP Router?
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I want to use a Zyxel P-600 (ADSL) with a cable modem

I have a Zyxel P-600 router come DSL modem, however, I have a cable connection and a cable modem. I've used the cable modem to connect to the Zyxel router on port 1 of the router and I'm able to ...
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What are the uses of a spare Wireless Router? [closed]

I have a Asus RT-N12 LX Wireless N Router lying around as my ISP has decided that only their routers are good enough. Apart from selling my spare router, what else can I use it for?
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How do I make Windows switch Wifi connections when a limit is reached?

My Internet service provider only allows me a cap of 30gb a month. It's a 4g LTE router which I connect to wirelessly. I also have another 3g wireless router as a backup. Windows does not show "no ...
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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 ...
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mDNS Name Resolution: failing for certain routers

I recently wrote code for an 'embedded device' that resides on my local network. The code I wrote allows the device to respond to mDNS hostname resolution messages. I can use avahi command line tools ...
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WD My Book Live / router Thomson TG784

I bought a WD My book Live to have my "personal cloud", to access wireless to the files by any pc at home (and outside, "anywhere" like described by the product). I was very excited with this idea. ...
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Using a U.S. router with U.S. power supply in India

I took a Belkin Share Max N300 router bought in the USA and connected it directly to power in India. Specifications of the router's power adaptor are input 120V AC 50/60Hz 0.5A, and the output is ...
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Vlan with multiple switches

I have an Asus rt-N66U with Tomato 1.28 115-EN. My goal is to separate wired and wireless traffic, so what I would like to do is attach this router with two HP 24 port managed switches. So I have ...
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Block Youtube HD content on home network

I have a DSL connection that terminates into a "beetel 450tc2" Modem/Router. I have 2 laptops (Mac Book Pro and Windows 8) and about 5-6 Phones/Tabs connecting to this network over WiFi. My problem ...
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Linksys E2500 - Terrible WiFi speed

I have a Linksys E2500 router that is resulting in terrible WiFi speed. With a wired connection, I have the following results (I pay for 50 Mbps speed): With wireless, at best it reaches 20% on a ...
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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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Dedicated bridge or second router?

I've got a Linksys E4200 router upstairs. This is a dual band router. Connected to this router is a Western Digital 2TB NAS drive. Downstairs I have a Western Digital TV Live media streamer. When ...
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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 ...
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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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How can i repair my router firmware?

I have a router-type tp link tl-wa5210g which developed a problem after upgrading using the wrong firmware. When I connect to a computer network it does not work. After powering on the router , only ...
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Using dlink D2750U Wifi Modem/Router As a Router Only

I recently bought dlink D2750U WIFI ADSL modem/router, for my ADSL internet connection. But I have now changed my ISP, who provide internet via cable(not telephone line). The ISP guy provides a cable ...
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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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Physical reset button on Wi-Fi router case vs. reset settings in web-based router GUI

Can somebody confirm to me whether physical reset button on Wi-Fi router case & reset settings option in web-based management GUI do the same thing? I'm interested in general (for most of devices) ...
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How do I connect to my Netgear dgn2200 wireless router to configure it?

I have an AT&T U-verse 2Wire 3800 hgv-b modem/router with an AT&T provided Cisco wireless access point. The AT&T wireless access point is flaking out now and then, so I'm attaching my ...
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How to connect a WiFi router to multiple networks simultaneously?

I am trying to find a solution that will allow my router to connect to four Wi-Fi networks at the same time. I and two neighbors each have mobile broadband Internet, we each use a simple router to ...
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Wireless Router dipping regularly

Recently got a NetGear R6250 Wireless router for our network as our old router kept dipping as we figured it was old age. Our current setup is that every machine connected has a static IP to avoid ...
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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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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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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 ...
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Cannot connect to the Internet using a DSL router in a Cyberam secured network

I have this Cyberoam-secured network in my college dorm. When connecting to internet using a PC or a Laptop, you just attatch the Ethernet wire to it, you get a login page in a browser, you enter the ...
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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 ...
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D-Link DIR-300 Wireless Router on DD-WRT as a Repeater

OS: Windows 7 64-bit Host router: TP-Link WR841ND 300Mbps Wireless N Router. ---> Emulator Repeater: D-Link DIR-300 54Mbps Wireless G Router ---> Emulator Scenario: I have already flashed the ...
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Laptops on wireless network can's see each other (ping, rdp, net use, etc)

Asus RT-N66U set up as Router using WPA2-Personal All clients (laptops) connect using 2.4 GHz to same wireless SSID (all 255.255.255.0 subnet) Problem: None of the laptops (all Windows) on my home ...
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How to setup a guest account on TP-Link TL-WR1043ND?

How to setup a guest account on TP-Link TL-WR1043ND wireless router?
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How to bridge Asus router over wired connection to Linksys router?

I have an Asus RT-AC68R router that is itself plugged into an old Linksys WRT54G that is then plugged into the cable modem. We have two routers to get coverage across the house with a wired ...
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Router/gateway that keeps a rolling history of websites visited?

I am looking for a wireless (A)DSL modem router/gateway that keeps a history of websites visited through the router? If it could store a few weeks of history at a time, that would be great. There's a ...