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

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Host a network behind another network

I'm not very good at this but I'll try to be as specific as I can. The situation: I'm getting my internet from my neighbour through wireless connection to my stationary PC. I have some network ...
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How to identify from a Windows computer the wireless device that is poisoning router?

I live in a house with various other people who all swear that there is nothing wrong with any of their devices. The problem being is that when wireless is enabled on the router, ping sky-rockets and ...
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Identifying whether the wireless router is faulty or the wireless adapter is

I have a persistent problem with my wireless internet connection. On the system (Windows 8.1) that I have, the internet is so unstable that it goes to limited every 15 minutes and then resolves itself ...
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Dropcams Overloading Router?

I have a general question about what I should do at my house. In my house I have: 1 PC wired directly to the router. 2 Laptops on Wifi 2 Apple TV's on Wifi Xbox on Wifi Wii on Wifi 1 TV on Wifi 2 ...
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Can't log into ArrisDG860 router

I'm having a lot of trouble accessing the router login page, looking for some suggestions/assistance. Several resets, several 30, then 60 second resets, power on, power off, no ability to edit the ...
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Linksys E2500 works as access point

I have 2 wireless routers: a Belkin ADSL router where I receive the internet from ISP via cable, and a Linksys E2500. Is there any way that I can make the Linksys router an access point? Or something ...
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How to provide Wi-Fi coverage in a larger house

I asked this question in Network Engineering. I was asked by the moderator to post here: I've moved into a larger house and I find that my Netgear N600's range is not sufficient to cover the entire ...
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Wireless Router Downloads Kill my Internet

So I run on a standard Charter Internet, 30 MBPS. Anytime I download something though, via steam or battle.net my internet completely drops out and only focuses on the download - which is only 1.1MB/s ...
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Manage (View & Update) Internal IP address of IIS

How do I figure out the the internal IP address of IIS on the individual PCs? I have two PCs with IIS (vv 7.5 and 8) on them - I need to configure port forwarding on the router, such that external ...
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Second router is hiding computers from each other

Until recently, I had 3 computers running off the same router. They were all configured to work on the same homegroup. Everything worked fine. Now, to extend the wireless to another part of my house, ...
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Do access points not make the speed slower?

In the article, http://arstechnica.com/civis/viewtopic.php?p=1605297#p1605297, it says: Wireless Access Point - a device that attaches to a wired network to allow wireless clients. Usually has a ...
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Broken internet connection

I have a problem with my internet connection. Last night everything worked just fine, but when I woke up my wireless connection showed "limited" connection. I didn't change any settings, no updates ...
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Using ICS + router causes high ping in games

My main (work) PC connects to the internet using my brother's router (he lives a few houses from me) via wifi using an Alfa AWUS036H adapter and a big antenna. To connect my second (gaming) PC to the ...
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i can conect to my ddns server from my lan but i cant from the web

i have a dlink router that support DDNS and i use dlinkddns.com, i also forwarded port on my router, but on my router i have not a public internet ip so my ISP have a router i think and they ...
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Accessing router access point with dynamic IP

I added a Linksys wireless router and set it as an access point (which gets IP automaticall). How can I now access it's settings panel? I don't know the IP. I looked in the main router's devices ...
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Why my router is not working properly? [closed]

I have a wifi router and from 2 days it's not working properly.All the 4 light including internet light is on but all devices(laptop,mobile) showing limited access.
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How To Obtain IP from Public Wireless Router and Share via My Own Private Wireless Router? [duplicate]

I live in an apartment with a public wireless router which requires you to log in via a splash-screen page. I want to have my own private wireless router which logs into the public wireless router ...
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Old HP nc6120 can't connect to new router

Today I replaced my router with a new one (LevelOne WGR-6013 b/g/n). I have a smartphone and my notebook that connect just fine. However, I have an old HP nc6120 (ipw2200 b/g) notebook running ...
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Guest zone in D-Link DIR-615 wireless router

I have D Link DIR-615 wireless router. In my home network, I have MyBook fileserver and my pcs and mac, iphones etc. Is it possible to configure the router so that guests do not have access to my ...
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Using ADSL Router With LAN Internet As Input [duplicate]

Can I use ADSL modem with Ethernet LAN? The purpose was to broadcast LAN wire internet over WIFI. By mistake,I bought ADSL router, it accepts telephone jack input only as input internet Is there ...
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Routers gateway address is not advertised in the dhcp offer packet

I have an wireless router with only my XP PC connected to the LAN port. WAN port is connected to internet. DHCP is enabled on the router. I have configured router LAN IP as 192.168.1.1 and gateway ...
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Use Router (External) IP Address for Dadicated Server [closed]

Currently i am in India. i have Broad Band Connection. I have TP-link router and i want to use router's external ip address for my dedicated server. Is it possible.? I am java developer not much on ...
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Router Intrusion in firewall's log

Everytime my router connect to internet I am finding in my router's firewall log intrusion warnings. Could you please explain what it means? Is it actually someone hacking my router or is that ...
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Requirements for bridging LAN over WLAN

I need to connect a rear to a front house, cable is not possible. The front house has a Cisco WRVS4400n router, providing 2 SSIDs - SSID1 in VLAN1 and SSID2 in VLAN99. The rear house now needs VLAN1 ...
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How can I tell if my wifi router is max out?

I have a netgear r6300 wifi router for our office, and we have 43 devices connected to it. We're experiencing some problems with the router kicking people off. I suspect we may have too many devices ...
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Can internet access be provided only once?

Using a tp-link tl-wr740n router can internet access be provided only once to a particular device? When that device tries to connect next or even more times the connection should not be established. ...
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Router/Modem needs power-cycle every time wireless user attempts to connect

My home network and internet configuration consists of a Motorola SB 5102 model internet modem (to get internet), which is connected to a D-Link AC1000 wireless router, that provides wireless internet ...
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Using router to boost WiFi signal

I am in a residential with a central Wireless internet, but the signal is weak in our unit. I plan to buy a booster "Range Extender", but I wonder if a router can also do this? Booster can replace a ...
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I am inside my router settings but I don't know whats the password

Ok I am in the router settings but I don't know the password for it but I can change it but I need the old password so is there a way to find the router settings password inside the router settings ...
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How can I extend my wifi to get 50 more meters of range?

I'm using Linksys WAG120N Wireless-N Home ADSL2+ Modem Router. My router's WIFI is not that powerful. My other rooms don't get a good signal because of where the Router is located. Would a repeater ...
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How to fix a strong signal strength, yet high packet loss situation?

My WiFi router at work provides strong signal strength for all my devices, however I am experiencing huge packet loss (80%). I was speaking to the IT guy at work, and he was explaining to me that ...
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file transfer to hard drive which is connected to a wireless router

I have a 2T external hard drive connected via USB 3.0 port to a ASUS AC56U wireless router. I've setup file sharing server through ASUS router setting webpage and connected my Macbook to the samba ...
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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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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 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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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 ...