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

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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 ...
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Tenda N4 Wi-Fi router not authenticating

Okay, so I have Tenda N4 router configured with WPA-PSK,AES with DHCP. It used to work fine with these same settings. But now, whenever I am providing password, it shows “Authentication problem,” in ...
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Accessing local network while using a wireless router

I primarily use an Ethernet cable attached to a wireless router to connect to the internet. My router (a Netgear N600) connects to my ISP over PPPoE and is assigned a single public IP address. Where ...
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Network Setup + Hotspot with redirect to webpage

What I have I have (ROUTER 2)TP-LINK WR841ND with DD wrt latest version with sputnik hotspot enabled (Access Point) 2.4GHz 300Mbps 9dBi Outdoor CPE CPE210 My friend with internet also have a ...
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Clarification on NAT host

My router has a option to choose a NAT host IP address by specifying the last byte. What is this host IP address? Isn't NAT on by default in routers? Wouldn't the outside world see the same IP ...
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Setting a different SSID for a wireless access point

I read an article that said if I have a wireless n router and a wireless g access point, that I should give the g access point a different SSID from the n router and block g devices from accessing the ...
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Access signal strength per user from Wi-Fi router

I’m trying to find a way to access the signal strength per user connected to a Wi-Fi router. Do I need to have specific equipment or can I do it with just any router? I’m thinking of getting a TP-LINK ...
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My router seems to be emitting a hidden network?

I've recently installed Kali Linux to play with Wi-Fi networks in a lab enviroment within my own home. I initially tried to crack my own Wi-Fi but I have noticed something weird — there is a second ...
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WLAN: Upload over specific router with specific laptop doesn't work

I have brand new acer Aspire V15 Nitro, instantly after opening it, I upgraded from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10. Connecting to home WiFi functioned very well. It is just recently (the first time I ...
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TL-WR841N router- bad signal and speed

I have bought some time ago a TP-link TL-WR841N v.8 and it worked ok. After i moved in into another apartment i had experiencing some bad signal and speed issues. I have the same internet provider and ...
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Can this network system Work properly? [closed]

I have connected two different LANs with their own ISPs. I have two wireless routers with #1 router lan port connected to lan port of #2 router. Now:- 1 router: - Lan Ip address = 192.168.0.1 ...
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Netgear VEGN2610 Router - wifi changing frequency

So I've pretty much looked everywhere (in Google and in my Router's config), still cannot explain it's behavior. Every few minutes, every device that I own (two Lenovo laptops, one Asus laptop and ...
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How can I fix an Asus RT-n66u that won't allow “Guest” wifi connections after several hours?

I am running Asus RT-n66U routers at two restaurants. I am using it to give Internet access to one staff computer and to provide remote access to a CCTV DVR. I am also using it to provide "guest ...
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Is it possible to specify the channel I want to use when connecting to an SSID that is being broadcast on multiple channels (Windows 8)?

I am at a school and am connecting to an SSID being broadcast from 3 different access points on 3 different channels (eg. 1, 6, 11). Sometimes, when I connect to the SSID, it is through one of the ...
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ASUS DSL-N10E firmware upgrade

I have a ASUS DSL-N10E modem\router with V2.1.15 APAC firmware. Is it upgradable to open-sourced firmwares like DD-WRT or Tomato (Tomato is preferred). Or is it hopeless? Plus, let's just say I try to ...
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How to make my printer use 2.4 GHz on dual band WiFi?

I have an Epson XP-800 wireless printer. It has worked well until I got a dual band router from Netgear. After installing the router, the printer worked well at first and then stopped. Netgear tech ...
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Use DNS settings only when connected to specific router or network

I often stumble across the DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NXDOMAIN error when I try to load a website. I can solve it to manually specify the DNS servers, using for example one of Google's public DNS server ...
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Linking two routers wirelessly and connecting to them wirelessly

I want to link two routers together wirelessly so that my peripherals connected to either router can access the internet. However I want the peripherals to access either router wirelessly too. ...
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wireless network getting disconnected

I have three laptops at my home. When i connect one of my computers to wireless network it gets connected but the other two computers gets disconnected at once. I have also tried replacing my wireless ...
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Wi-Fi signal on an HP Pavilion Notebook 15-p112ne is unstable and weak at a short distance

The Wi-Fi signal on my HP Pavilion Notebook 15-p112ne running Windows 7 64-bit Pro is unstable (keeps dropping out) and weak at a relatively close distance (about 3 meters + wall) to my Linksys ...
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How to Connect Two Networks of two different wireless routers with their own ISPs

The first router is a TP-LINK WR740N v5: Has a Direct WAN Cable connected to it. The service is reliable, but slow (1 Mbps) IP Address of LAN is 192.168.0.1 Hands out IP addresses from 192.168.0.2 ...
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WPA vs. WPA2: Exception for one device?

My home network uses a Verizon-branded Actiontec M1424WR router with Wi-Fi. My main computer is hard-wired and lacks Wi-Fi capability. I'm trying to connect an old Palm TX, which has Wi-Fi, via the ...
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How to send a tcp packet to a device inside WLAN with a local IP from an external network?

I have to send a command from the internet to a device in a WLAN, which is listening to the port 9999. The device itself is only assigned local IP. I also have n (2-100+) number of devices with the ...
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Constant drop in connection with two chained routers

I have a Cisco DPC3829 gateway and a TP-Link TL-WR841N router connected to the gateway in order to separate the router network and use the gateway as a guest network. This way, I can create a ...
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DSL to wifi, and wifi to wifi router

I am using a DSL internet connection, the wire goes from DSL router to wireless Tenda router,; and from wireless Tenda router to another wireless Tenda router; and then my computer connects with the ...
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What speed will I end up connecting old ADSL(54Mbps) router with new AP/Client Router(300Mbps)?

I am busy using an old 54Mbps TP-Link ADSL(phone jack connected) router to network all my home computers. I have recently been given a new 300Mbps TP-Link AP/Client Router (ethernet cable ...
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Hiding a router in a college dorm

I am looking to buy a router to plug in to an ethernet jack so that I can plug both my ps4 and xbox one into a single port (second port is used by my computer's cat5e cable). I essentially want it to ...
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Use two routers without daisy chaining (use like WLAN card)

My WLAN card recently started losing quality, but I just got a new router (and kept the old one). The problem is that the router is down one floor and we don’t have Ethernet going through the house, ...
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Show maximum theoretical wireless speed

I have a GNU/Linux box acting as a wireless router. The wireless interface is in AP mode. It is actually an OpenWRT, but I guess it doesn't matter here. I want to see the theoretical maximum transmit ...
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How can the default gateway of router change suddenly from 192.168.0.1 to 192.168.1.1?

I used to access my home router—a TP-LINK model—at the address 192.168.0.1. But today, I just couldn't do that. Apparantly, it the gateway got changed to 192.168.1.1 for absolutely no reason. So, ...
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How to configure my TP-Link Archer C9 router as an access point?

My ISP already provides a modem-router hardware, so I need to configure my Archer C9 as an access point. So I do not use the WAN port: I plugged my ISP router in a 1GB LAN port; I disabled the DHCP ...
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Is my wireless router throttling?

I've got a cable modem (wan) --> dell laptop (lan with pfsense installed) --> wireless router (opt1, bridged). When pinging from the laptop I am getting: PING 8.8.8.8 (8.8.8.8): 56 data bytes 64 ...
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Make RDP & VNC work within home LAN network?

I just need to open up posts/ forwards/ triggers on both Routers, not sure exactly HOW: RDP: 3389 VNC: 5900 I've already tried a few googled tutorials. It's not working. The machines can access ...
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Routing Andoid with two routers

[![enter image description here][1]][1]I have a network with 2 wireless routers (tplink tl-wr841n) with the same SSID in channels 6 and 11 and connected to the ISP through wan port. They are ...
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Is it possible to install 2 IP cameras in the same Wi-Fi network in a way that they are both visible by external networks, e.g. 3G mobile networks?

As just stated in the title, I am having trouble installing 2 IP cameras such as these pictured below. Basically, they both work with Wi-Fi network, but when I switch on 3G only one of them is visible ...
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What does setting wireless network mode to disable do?

My Linksys WRT54G's "Wireless Network Mode" setting is set to "disable" and not "Mixed" or "G-only". What is/should be the effect of that setting? Other laptops, printer, and iPad can still connect to ...
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Wi-Fi network always detected by some devices, never by others, regardless of settings

I have a peculiar problem with my home Wi-Fi router. The router is always seen by: one MacBook Pro MacBook Air iPad 2 Windows laptops These devices can reliably connect to it and browse the ...
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Can't connect to the router settings through WIFI

I'm trying to change the router settings and I can not access to them by WIFI. I can, however, access to them if I connect an Ethernet cable to my computer (Macbook pro). I'm currently using Virgin ...
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Wireless router with ac mimo and DSCP prioritization?

I have a Draytek 2920n wireless router which supports DSCP prioritization which I use to prevent online backups killing by WAN connection, while still utilizing the full bandwidth. See ...
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How to best configure a home network with one dedicated firewall PC, and two routers (one linked to the other to increase range)?

I have a moderately complex home network, but I'm not getting the data I want from my firewall, which sends nightly reports of activity. My entry point to my network is an Untangled server with 2 ...
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Authentication error when roaming from one AP to another

I have a LAN with two APs to access it from different locations. Both APs are configured to have same network name and password. From time to time, when some clients roam from one AP to another, they ...
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Two Routers, Different Internet connections, Same LAN, internal network redirection

I did setup two routers using different internet connections to be in the same LAN. But I want to disable the WIFI in the second one and reroute all the torrent-traffic (or traffic on some particular ...
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TP-Link TL-WR740N wifi speed issue

My ISP gives a speed of 30mbps upload and download, I have hooked up the ethernet cable directly to my laptop and I am getting the promised speed. Now when I connect using the router (TP-Link ...
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HP Proliant Gen 8 Micro Server with ESXI installe connected to BT HomeHub

I have HP Proliant Microserver on its way, I intend on installing ESXI on it and have it physically connected to my home hub router. Now will I be able to connect to it wirelessly, from my Pc with ...
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Raspberri Pi as network router that connects via WIFi to internet and VPNs traffic

I have a small caravan with some ip cameras, sonos system, and other services within a WiFi network inside my caravan. When i travel around i get to connect via WiFi to wherever i am. This is good ...
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Router doesn't reconnect until 24 hours after restarting

If I restart my router, then it disconnects at some point, it never connects again no matter how many times I restart my router, or PC. Only after leaving it for another 24 hours does it connect ...
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Some devices on LAN suffer from slow Internet speeds

I have just installed a Draytek 2925n+ in our small office. We have about 10 devices (PC and Macs) hard wired into a gigabit switch, which is connected to the router. I have factory reset the switch ...