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

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
0answers
79 views

Weird 5ghz network issue - can't connect to some websites

I have installed a 'wifi repeater' to extend my 5ghz network because the range was too low. First of all when I logged in to my 5ghz network, I couldn't get on any site at all so I changed the ...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

Connect a WiFi Repeater with a Tomato Router

I recently bought a repeater (http://en.avm.de/products/fritzwlan/fritzwlan-repeater-1750e/) to extend the range of my wifi, but I'm not able to make it work with my router (ASUS RT-68AC) which runs ...
1
vote
0answers
110 views

Using OpenWRT to share Eduroam (802.1x) Wlan internet over the LAN plug

) Have here rather conceptual questions regards a hypothetical wisle idea: Take the eduroam Wlan Network (a 802.1x authentication one) and connect with a router (guess i have to flash openWRT) to it. ...
0
votes
1answer
32 views

Wi-Fi quit working on all of our routers, hardwired still works

We've got five separate wireless routers currently configured as access points to allow wireless access to our domain network. Last night, every single one of them lost wireless capabilities at the ...
0
votes
2answers
166 views

Difference between wifi router and access point? Which is the better choice for my network

I wanted to know what is the difference between a wifi router and an access point because I want to extend my homenetwork which is currently using 3 wireless router(configured as APs) connected via ...
0
votes
2answers
38 views

WiFi 5 GHz weak signal at lower unused channels

I've got an ASUS RT-N66U running Tomato (Shibby) with three 9 dBi antennas. My adapters on three systems are ASUS USB-N53's. I have my router on 161 @ 40 MHz. Some new neighbors moved in on ...
0
votes
0answers
66 views

Each restart on Windows 10 causes limited connectivity in WiFi

I have a Lenovo Windows 10 with Intel(R) Dual Band Wireless-AC 7265. It was working with Windows 8.1, but the following happened after upgrade: After coming from vacation, I tried to use our WiFi and ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

Can an Open WIFI Hotspot be created to connect to a Password Protected Wifi

I'm using an old device that can't connect to my WPA2-AES protected router. I know I can change the router settings to use WEP and the device will work, but seems like a rather unsafe way of doing it. ...
0
votes
0answers
81 views

Some problems with connecting two router

There are too many problems with the dsl and telephone line in my area so all dsl providers ceased their service here. So my dsl modem became useless Then I contact one of the best internet providers ...
0
votes
0answers
229 views

Netgear D7000 compatible with centurylink fiber optic internet?

I have Centurylink fiber optic internet into my house, currently I am using the hardware provided by Centurylink (Technicolor C2000T). I purchased the Netgear D7000 modem/router combo but now ...
1
vote
0answers
80 views

Redirecting the users on the network to a default page. (Wireless Router)

I have a cable modem connected to wireless router (Asus RT-N10 D1) that lets me and my neighbor connect to the Internet. We agreed to share the cost of Internet together since the Internet is ...
0
votes
1answer
121 views

No Accounting packets from DD-WRT router running WPA2-Enterprise and RADIUS server in WAN

I am running a TP-LINK WR740N router with DD-WRT. I have successfully set up WPA2-Enterprise which relies on a freeRADIUS v2.2 server in WAN. Authentication goes well. But DD-WRT just sends ACCT ...
0
votes
1answer
227 views

Bandwidth control rule in TP Link WiFi router TL-WR740N affects my own computer

In my home wifi network, I have listed some devices to allocate the bandwidth. I am using TP Link WiFi router of model number TL-WR740N. Under Bandwidth Control -> Rules List, I have a couple of ...
1
vote
0answers
55 views

modem and two routers configuration

I'm struggling with my new network setup. My configuration is: Modem router1 (dlink 645) connected to the modem through WAN port router2 (dlink 655) connected to the router 1 LAN to LAN Both ...
0
votes
0answers
119 views

Asus RT-N16 + LinkSys E1000v1 network bridge (AP+WDS) for Guest Network

I am trying to extend my Guest Network on my wifi router Asus RT-N16 by adding LinkSys E1000v1 in the far area of the house. However, I cannot make LinkSys work and I am not sure how to trobleshoot it....
1
vote
0answers
27 views

Configure router to send a request everytime IP changes

I have a Linksys WRT54GL with dd-wrt installed, and Linksys WAG200G with OpenWAG. I want to send a wget request to a specific server that will automatically update my ip in their records, every-time ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Someone is branching wireless connection off my router

I setup my new internet service few weeks ago in the new apartment and starting this last week the internet speed seemed much lower than normal; you could espeacially tell when streaming videos. Now ...
1
vote
1answer
64 views

How to measure an antenna strength?

I am testing two consumer grade WiFi AP and if I believed specifications AP1 should be more powerful than AP2, but from the first tests I made that is not true. Unfortunately both the AP manufacturer ...
0
votes
0answers
41 views

Am I experiencing a router overload or is it just a bad router?

I have the following setup at my house for over a year without any problems. Motorola Modem SB6141, hardwired to Linksys WRT1900AC, then hardwired to Linksys SE-3024 switch. I have about 40 - 50 ...
0
votes
0answers
46 views

WiFi signal amplifier

I am able to access the Internet over WiFi, but the signals are too weak, signal strength remains "fair" or "poor". I cannot relocate, I cannot use hard-wired LAN, nor I can do any kind of ...
1
vote
1answer
97 views

Network issue - client on Android device not connecting to server on my laptop

I have a server app running on my windows 7 laptop and I have a client app running on my Android phone. Both, laptop and phone when connected to my work WIFI can communicate. I can log it into my ...
-26
votes
4answers
306 views

Work Network Admin refuses to give me a 2nd IP address so I have to add extra router [closed]

At work I am given only a single IP address (198.168.10.106) to be used on a single computer on the network. Problem is that I want to use 2 computers at my office and share the only single given IP ...
0
votes
1answer
278 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
71 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
472 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
243 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
41 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
113 views

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?
0
votes
0answers
136 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
41 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
52 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
75 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
134 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
50 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
590 views

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 ...
1
vote
4answers
144 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
74 views

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: ...
0
votes
1answer
80 views

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, ...
0
votes
2answers
230 views

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 ...
-1
votes
1answer
313 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
53 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
62 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
140 views

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 ...
-1
votes
1answer
78 views

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 Router--...
0
votes
0answers
60 views

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 ...
-2
votes
1answer
48 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
75 views

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 ...