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

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How do I set up wireless radio time restriction in DD-WRT build 21061?

I upgraded to D-WRT specifically to get the ability to restrict wireless access on a schedule. I'm using a Netgear WNDR3700, and the install went flawlessly (as far as I can determine), but there is ...
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How do I have one OpenWRT router use the DHCP server of another OpenWRT router?

I want one router to be able to access the devices connected to the other router. However one router is connected to the internet modem by ethernet, and the other router is connected to it by wireless ...
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How to get rid of DOS attack: RST Scan?

I have Netgear Wnr1000v2 router. I have set my NAT to secure mode ( I don't know if that helps ). Many a times when I see my router's log I see lots of DOS attack: RST Scan. I somehow think that these ...
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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 ...
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Internet speed stutters—even Ethernet connected devices—when Wi-Fi is enabled on a D-Link DSL-2750U ADSL Wi-Fi router

At my workplace, we have a D-Link DSL-2750U ADSL Wi-Fi Router which is connected to a 24-port D-Link Ethernet switch. It is a very small setup. About 20 clients connect to the network (including ...
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Everytime I restart router, i have to plug in ethernet cable again in wan port. Why?

I have an ADSL+2 modem to which I have connected to a TP-LINK WR740N wifi router with a 100 feet Cat6 Ethernet cable. Every time I turn on the router , i have to plug in the Ethernet cable again in ...
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Convert ADSL wireless router to AP, not able to connect to internet wirelessly

I have a Zyxel P-660HW-T1 v3 ADSL2+ Wireless Router. I have a PPPoE broadband connection. There is a CPE on the rooftop. An RJ45 cable comes down from the CPE to my house. I need to have wireless ...
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How to create a private wireless network off of public wifi?

My question is somewhat similar to this one, but that was never answered. Mine is different enough that I believe it warrants a new question. I am an organizer for an event coming up and we have some ...
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Router shows mysterious DHCP client that does not exist

I am having trouble with the access control of my router. It is a DSL-2730R ADSL Router. In the 'Status - DHCP Clients section' there is always an unknown peer called Nicolas-PC. Changing the ...
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Traffic shaping advice

I've been searching the topic I'm looking for for a quite some time, then I decide to ask my own question because I'm so confused right now. First thing first, here is the background information you ...
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Internet access dies on one of the computers in a home LAN a few minutes after rebooting the router

There is a desktop computer on my network that is giving me headaches right now. I have a fiber/LAN broadband access with a dedicated LAN port outlet in the wall. From there I have a Ethernet cable ...
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Sharing static IP address

I want to share the one static IP address my office has (small office). My boss has the DSL coming into an IP telephony box/router, with one Ethernet port coming out. ipconfig shows the gateway to be ...
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How to configure a wireless router on a wired PEAP network

I tried plugging in a wireless router to a wired PEAP network to allow devices without ethernet ports to connect, but it doesn't work. Is a special type of wireless router required and are there any ...
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Allowing port-forwarding on a Belkin wireless router

Not sure on the exact model, but I have a Belkin wireless G router. I would like to be able to ssh (amongst other activities) to my home machines from outside my home network. I have DNS entries ...
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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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How can I debug WiFi connection problems, when a device temporarily refuses to connect?

When a windows or android device intermittently cannot connect to a wireless network, despite showing it as available; or when the device claims to be connected to the network but cannot ping the ...
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Single TCP retransmission causes 15 seconds delay on wireless

I am having a strange problem which causes long delays in http requests (POST in this case) to my own web server. This occurs only if - a linux or Mac client is used (Windows is fine), and - the ...
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How to figure out company's network topology?

I can figure out: 1. 3 floors(A, B, C), there is a WIFI AP with same APN but different BSSID in each floor. 2. Will get different IP different subnet if I connect to different WIFI AP 3. the router's ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Wifi router and bridge

This is my first post in any blog. I got stuck with a little challenge regarding wireless routers capabilities. Is there a way to have a wifi router that connects all my devices (wirelessly) into my ...
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Lag when devices are connected via wi-fi

I'm not sure it's the right site for this question, but here is the problem. I've a console linked with a cable to a router. My internet connection is far from the best but when there aren't other ...
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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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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 PCE-AC66 Can't Establish a Wireless AC Connection

I have an ASUS PCE-AC66 PCI-E Wireless Adapter for my computer and I've wrestled with an odd problem regarding it for as long as I owned it*: The card seems to be unable to establish an AC link. It ...
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Is a high Collision Count in WAN an issue?

I have a NETGEAR CG3000v2 modem/router. I found a stats page which has: System Up Time 938:32:16 Port Status TxPkts RxPkts Collisions Tx B/s Rx B/s Up Time WAN ...
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Anyone who knows about tomatousb, which version will work for me?

I have a netgear wndr3400v3 wireless router. It has 64mb ram and 8mb flash. I put tomatousb firmware on it. Currently I have Tomato Firmware 1.28.0000 MIPSR2-123 K26 USB WNDR The download file is ...
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DD-WRT gateway separates switches into two zones

I have one DD-WRT wireless router acts in gateway mode connected to the internet via a cable modem. The router has two LAN ports each connected to port 1 of a gigabit switch. Here is a diagram ...
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Setting up a second router to be a separate network

I would like to use a second router to set up a second network on my home network. The first router is plugged into our cable modem. I have that plugged via ethernet from one of the LAN ports on ...
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Linksys EA6500 and Android DHCP

Situation: I have a Linksys EA6500 v2 Wireless-N router. About 2 months ago, I had to perform a factory reset because my ISP refused to accept that my router wasn't the issue with my Internet access. ...
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How can I see web surfing history a wireless router with Tomato firmware

Our old router had a page where I could see the details of recent internet traffic. I can't find the same information in our new one (wrt54gl) by looking in the Tomato web UI or by SSH-ing into the ...
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Asus AC66R Wireless router won't recognized Western Digital My Passport external hard drive

I have an Asus AC66R Wireless router. It has 2 USB ports for sharing data on external hard drives. I have a Seagate Free Agent (1TB) external hard drive. The router detects it, and it works fine. I ...
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Router changed SSID on 2.4GHz frequency only, 5GHz stayed the same

We have an ASUS Black Knight Router RT-N66U with firmware version 3.0.0.4.374_720. It was running with dual bands in two frequencies, 2.4GHz and 5GHz, each with the same SSID. However, one of the ...
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Netgear Router Throttling Bandwidth

I have a Netgear WNDR3700v4 wireless gigabit router. I've tested my internet connect speed directly through my modem via speedtest.net at just over 120 Mbps. While testing through my router ...
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How to configure LAN port 1 to work as a WAN port in my wireless router?

I am using TP-LINK WR340G wireless router. It has 1 WAN port and 4 LAN ports Recently I noticed that my WAN port is not working properly. So I am planning to configure the router. I want the LAN ...
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Network Adapter in AC Mode

Not a networking expert here. Just upgraded and installed the ASUS RT-AC68U router. Installation was smooth with no issue. I have the T440s laptop running Windows 8.1 with the "Intel Dual Band ...
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Two home networks but devices can only connect to one?

I have the following setup: 1 router w/ modem connected downstairs to the ISP, providing both cable and wi-fi internet to the downstairs. 1 router upstairs connected to the downstairs router ...
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2 Routers on network, can i have them do different DHCP

I'm trying to fix a network that we want to have private and public access. Currently they have Verizon service with the actiontec wireless modem/router as the main router. They have the office ...
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Setting up dd-wrt router as extender when primary router has username and password authentication

I am trying to extend my wifi using a dd-wrt router as an extender. The problem I'm having is that my primary wifi is authenticated with a username and a password. As far as I can see the dd-wrt ...
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Is it possible for Powerline networking to cause erratic router behavior?

I would like to know whether is it possible for Powerline networking causes erratic router behavior. Could there be any noise emitted from the electrical wiring of the house, and picked up by the ...
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I changed my router and now it takes a while for my Android phone to connect to the Internet

I switched routers from a Buffalo WCR-GN to a TP-Link N600 and now it takes a while for my phone to connect to the Internet. At first I thought it was due to my phone (nexus 5) but it's happening with ...
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How do I block internet connections in dlink router?

How do you block a connection (for example, 38.99.106.17:80)? I tried going into Advanced > Inbound filter and added an inbound filter rule but for some reason it does not work.
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Speed Test Changes for Wireless, but not for Wired

This problem is challenging my view of the universe. Let me describe what's going on. I have two computers -- my desktop machine is hardwired (Ethernet) to my router and my laptop is using wireless ...
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Belkin Surf N300 Router - 2nd hand - Default Gateway not available

Hi I got a 2nd hand belkin router but after installing with the CD, I am able to connect to the internet. I have the ssid and password from the original owner. I continually get a Default Gate ...
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Why would wifi router suddenly start having a bad connection for only one of the connected devices?

My home connection consists of two OSX Mavericks laptops connected to a Motorola box that functions both as a wifi router and a cable modem. About a month ago, we started seeing problems. The ...
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Is it possible to use a switch to connect a router to the upstream gateway and the computers over a single Cat6 cable?

I've just moved into a new house, and I'm trying to get the network setup to be the best I can. Currently my ISP supplies a router that I need to use, and that only provides a single port for the ...
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Extending WiFi Range and streaming radio over wifi

I stream radio over wifi to my Android phone because I live in a dead zone for over-the-air radio broadcasts. Currently I use the TuneIn app to stream radio to my phone. In order to get wifi ...
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Indoor navigation Access Points or WDS (WiFi Repeater)

I want to attempt a small in-door WiFi navigation project I have no problems regarding programming but I'm lost on the Networking part. Basically what I need is WiFi routers under same network name ...
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Reflash DLink AC1750 Optimum Router

I recently got the new "smart router" from Optimum: DLink AC1750 It may be a good router but I cannot access any of the settings. When typing in the regular 192.168.1.1, it redirects to ...