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

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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 ...
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DD-WRT Firmware Upgrade

I use DD-WRT for my routers WRT400N Followed these instructions https://www.dd-wrt.com/wiki/index.php/Linksys_WRT400N and then also i see in the router database https://www.dd-wrt.com/site/support/...
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How to troubleshot an asus rt-n66u dark night router?

I have an Ausus rt-n66u with tomatusb firmware( 2 years old version) that stopped working .Wifi is down and ethernet access to the administration page is not working. What are my options ? Thanks.
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Unable to access internet from subnet created by DD-WRT repeater?

I have flashed a Lynksys WRT54GS v6 with DD-WRT v24-SP2. I have been successful in running the router as a repeater-bridge, however this does not encompass the functionality I want. The repeater-...
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Destination net unreachable, using two laptops and a router

Using two laptops and a Router; OS Ubuntu. First Laptop connected to router via Ethernet cable having gateway on eth0 192.168.10.1, and connected in adhoc wireless on wlan, IP 10.10.10.5. configured:...
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Low transmit rate from distant access point

I have connected to a far away access point and the maximum link quality speed is about 65Mbps but the internet is pretty slow. The signal is 54% (good) but the link quality speed is about 11Mbps. Why ...
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What is the point of the usb port at the back of some routers?

I noticed that some routers have a usb port (at least one) at the back. What is it used for? Is it possible to plug a usb flash drive into the router?
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Netgear DGN 2200M compatibility issue with Huawei EC315

I have NETGEAR DGN 2200M router and later bought a Huawei EC315 Wi-Fi data card of a local service provider (TATA DOCOMO from India). I want to use this Data dongle to work with my Netgear router for ...
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Can I detect sniffers in monitor mode on my Wi-Fi?

Attackers can sniff Wi-Fi networks in monitor mode to intercept the data without connecting to the router. Is it possible to check if somebody is sniffing my network?
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DD-WRT: Cannot connect to other clients

Kinda strange. Even though the Current Bridging Table looks as follows: Bridge Name: br0 STP enabled: no interface: eth1 ath0 ath1 I cannot connect to clients if they belong to different ...
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Old Router as AP - choosing AP IP

My ISP modem/router is connected via powerline to a second router. On second router (AP) I have disabled DHCP, I have connected it with powerline using the LAN port (so not the port marked as ...
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How to access to a wired device with a wireless one in a local network?

I use windows 10 and an old wireless router. A computer is connected with wire to the router and a smartphone is connected with wireless to the same router. I need to use the computer as a server and ...
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how to set up subnetwork at home?

I'm trying to achieve something that, I believed would have been very simple to set up, but I'm struggling at making this work. Basically, I have a ISP router with an internet connection, from there, ...
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Home network setup - must everything be on the same subnet?

I'm having some trouble setting up my home network... It consists of the following components Home Network: PC and HP Microserver (both with gigabit connections) Netgear DGN2200 ADSL modem ...
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Can I setup my Linux PC to broadcast two different Wi-Fi networks using only one adapter?

I found that my OpenWrt enabled router can broadcast two Wi-Fi networks, one bridged to the WAN port and the other bridged to the LAN ports, both working. As is shown below: Screen snapshot of my ...
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Why does my router go offline for 30 seconds every 30 mins?

My cable modem at home (Time Warner Cable) is a DOCSIS 3.0 modem and wireless router in one device. Recently this new thing started happening: Every 30 mins or so, I go offline from my MacBook ...
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Chromecast refuses to connect to wifi with MAC access filter turned on

Chromecast refuses to connect to a wifi on a router with MAC-access filter turned on, even though I have double/triple checked the MAC address and all other devices works. How can chromecast not work.....
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use Pi as internet gateway

I've got several devices connected to a Sky router (Sky Hub SR101) via wifi and Ethernet. I have a usb wifi dongle conected to my raspberry pi. And use it to connect to a 4G smartphone. (That works ...
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Edimax router not responding after about 2h after restart

I've recently bought two Edimax BR-6478AC V2 WLAN VPN Routers. The setup is: Modem: 192.168.100.1 Edimax 1: 192.168.100.2, running in Router mode, DHCP Edimax 2: 192.168.100.3, running in ...
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Router settings for maximum speed

When connected to the ethernet, I get a full 100 MBPS connection. However, through the Wifi, I end up getting 70 MBPS and it seems like the speed decreases when I am away from the router, even more....
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How can I make my routers interconnected?

I work in a small business that has seven of the same routers around the building, which means seven SSIDs. What I am wondering is, is there anyway to make them interconnected so that they can ...
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Accessing NAS drive via bridging router

I have a NAS connected to my Asus RT-N66U. I can connect to the NAS drive via the ASUS router on 192.168.1.67 However the wifi signal in my bedroom is not strong enough so I have a second Zyxel ...
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Allow two subnets to talk to each other over a wireless bridge

I have two subnets connected over a wireless bridge and I'm trying to figure out how to get them to talk to each other. Subnet 1 Router: Netgear wireless Router IP: 192.168.1.1 DHCP range: ...
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Block the secondary router in my network

I have a main router/modem and I want to share the Internet with some rented rooms in my house to cut down the Internet bill and make some profit from using the Internet. I am the owner and rent some ...
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Is it possible to extend the antenna for wireless router over coax?

My house has a smart box, and all cables (coax and cat6) in the house run to it. The box is on the second floor in a closet in the far corner (furthest location from my office). I keep my modem and ...
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Extend MI424WR Rev I wifi range with Netgear R6200v2

I'm a fios customer and I currently have 2 of MI424WR Rev I routers and a netgear r6200v2 router. I'm currently using one of the MI424WR Rev I to connect to Optical Network Terminal (ONT) and it gets ...
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Combine 3 WiFi routers into one network

I have 3 WiFi routers. I want them to all work together to make one network all throughout the house. Router A: Actiontec PK5000 (DSL modem/router combo) Router B & C: TP-Link TL-WR841N ...
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Multiple routers - intermitantly can access internet, but not other networked devices

Help - I have what is probably a very simple problem, but its stumped me, and is really winding up the family! Any solutions, or things I could check are much appreciated. My setup I have basic home ...
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Have router at home on desktop— can I access internet with laptop while traveiling

I have a Linksys router located at home to access laptop in other areas of house. When I am traveling, is there a way to access the internet through my router at hone?
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How to allocate WIFI Bandwith?

I am having a little problem with a wireless network. I have users connected to a wireless router, and two others are connected to a repeater. (Just to call some details the Router is an Archer C7 ...
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ipkg not working properly in dd-wrt

I first tried to install httping, so I can ping websites. I got this error: ERROR: File not found: //usr/local/lib/ipkg/lists/whiterussian You probably want to run `ipkg update' ERROR: File ...
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How to Forward/route connection from LAN port to WAN port and back

I have a TP-link TL-WR841nd home router, whose WAN port is connected to a local PC as server, and whose clients connect via WiFi. How do I enable the clients on WiFi to communicate with the server ...
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Varying TTL on LAN

I've got a wireless router behind a router-modem. If I ping my router-modem (TWO hops), all seems well : robut@host:~$ ping 172.X.X.36 PING 172.X.X.36 (172.X.X.36) 56(84) bytes of data. 64 bytes ...
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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 ...