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Questions tagged [connection]

All connections, wired, wireless, internet, intranet, and cable fall under this category. Use this tag if your issue involves establishing, maintaining, adding, or removing connections.

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How to Send a Huge Sized Movie to a TV from a Laptop

I own a Lenovo laptop Windows 10 built-in and a Philips Smart TV 7500 Series. I just wanted to watch a 4K movie on that. Never did such a thing so I need a small help in this case. I've downloaded a ...
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No Internet on Ubuntu 18.04 - No Ping or curl to router / dns but can SSH

I changed my router last night and computers are fine and wireless fine etc. My development web server seemed fine I can access it any my websites and SSH etc however I noticed that I have no internet ...
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How can I connect a desktop hard drive to my computer via USB?

I have a desktop hard drive (1 TB) I removed from my computer and want to use it as an external drive. Looking online, I see there are a number of ways to do that. However, I'm not very familiar ...
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Very slow web server connection from outside my LAN

I recently (~2 months ago) changed IP address for my main web server and I have extremely slow connect/response time to the server from the outside world. It will eventually connect, but takes as much ...
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Fiddler makes my chrome have no internet connection

hello every one i have installed Fiddler on my win 10 1809 PC .. although i have installed the https certificate it still doesn't work !! at the first pic the error is shown and at the second one ...
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win7/constantly get limited access to internet but fixed with manual reconnect

For the last few months, my Dell XPS L502x laptop with windows 7 keeps losing access to wifi with "limited access" message on the internet access icon. A simple disconnect/reconnect fixes the issue ...
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TightVNC: How to list all connected users

I'm using TightVNC (Version 2.8.5) to connect to machines. While using it the clipboard between my Computer and the remote Computer is transfered in both directions. I need that function, so it's ok ...
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Excel date formatted contrary to preference

In my Excel spreadsheet (a mix of text and numbers) under Windows 10 (Build 1809), the date keeps changing format. When I input a certain date as 03/09/2018 (3rd Sept 2018), it changes to 09/03/2018; ...
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Windows 10 can't connect with any browser except Tor

About two weeks ago I started having connectivity issues on my Windows 10 machine. Chrome, Firefox, Edge, and Steam will fail to connect to a site in nine out of ten attempts. Tor Browser has no ...
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No internet after installing Hyper-V

I'm currently in Windows 10 Pro (1803). After I installed Hyper-V I had no internet connection (My windows 10 pro has no internet connection). I need to uninstall Hyper-V so as to get the internet. ...
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Converting a text cell into a file path link in Excel

I am trying to create an active file path link. It would be consistent of text(in cell E1) + number(in cell D1) + text(in cell G1). I would need this so that the cell value based on the date(D1) ...
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Computer turns off randomly, turns back on only after wiggling all the power cables

sometimes my computer turns off for absolutely no reason. Sometimes it just shuts off, randomly, and wont turn on Sometimes, it'll turn back on, then immediately shut off before it can boot If I ...
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Strange connectivity of Windows Server 2016 VMware VM

I am running a Windows Server 2016 Desktop Experience VM on VMware Workstation 14. I was not getting any connectivity, and tried several configuration changes to fix it. Eventually, I noticed that the ...
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Consistent Wi-fi dropping 5min intervall

I've had this problem for a long time now and i can for the life of me not find the problem. so, about every 5 minutes my Wi-fi loses connection for short amount of time (5-10s) This happens ...
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Is it possible to have stunnel listen to specific path?

I am able to configure Stunnel to listen for 'myserver:port', however I'd like to be able to have Stunnel listen for a specific path e.g. 'myserver:port/path' Does anyone happen to know if this is ...
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How disable Bluetooth automatically when there is no active connection anymore after a while?

I'm looking for a solution to keep Bluetooth disabled if there is some idle or no active connections after a while. Let's say after 10 min. Is there some exist one? The purpose of that, to save ...
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ldapsearch - Strong(er) authentication required - Transport encryption required

I'm trying search my company's AD with ldapsearch. However I always get the error: ldap_bind: Strong(er) authentication required (8) additional info: BindSimple: Transport encryption required....
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Can not connect to gnome-look.org

For a long time I can not connect to gnome-look.org. All the rest of Internet works fine. It's just that one site. I checked on sites like downforeveryoneorjustme.com. It says it's just me. I use usb ...
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Setting a static IP for my router eventually prevents computer from being able to web

To start with, here's some background on my problem: I recently started hosting my own site via gandi.net and have been hosting it on a personal server. I spoke to gandi.net about this and they ...
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Laptop Dropping connection on Games and Steam

Hey there Superuser, I'll jump right into this wordy post.. Some Background: My Laptop is a Dell G7. I got this laptop about a month and a half ago (so past return date) and had problems where the ...
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Win 10 laptop connecting to multiple networks simultaneously

I've browsed through countless messages here and not found specifically what I'm looking for. I'm managing a network in a multi-tenant building. That network has a fiber connection that runs through ...
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Bluetooth connection problems, win 8.1, connected but no audio

Bluetooth headphones pair with windows 8.1 laptop then say connected then just go back to "paired" status. When and if they do connect to the laptop, the status is connected but there is no audio ...
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Network does not start on boot/reboot ubuntu

I cannot connect to my network upon boot/reboot. This happened on occasion. Lately it's been happening more and more. This previous time it took 5 re-boots to get my network connected. I have 2 ...
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Can't connect to device on separate AP

Short version: If I am connected to my main router and the other device is connected to a secondary AP (connected to the main router/modem with an Ethernet cable), I am unable to connect to the device....
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Can't connect to a SQL Server from Access

Via a Connection ODBC, we are trying to connect from an Access 2016 to a SQL Server, and we found this error message: Both computers are in the same workgroup and they can see each other. Also they ...
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Word image from web downloaded twice on refresh

I am working on a server (NanoHTTPD) in Java, which publishes an image. The image is then intended to be loaded into MS Word, where is already an Image object, which gets reloaded by hitting F9. It ...
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USB devices disconnect and reconnect, plus random video flickering issue

All of a sudden, whenever I connect a USB device, such as a WiFi dongle or a pen-drive, it randomly disconnects and reconnects. This happens way too often. I have disabled the feature where Windows ...
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Connecting via UMTS in OpenBSD?

I would like to connect to a UMTS 3G-modem in OpenBSD. Does OpenBSD see a UMTS connection and how do I make the connection in OpenBSD terminal?
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Work VPN causes issues with internet and windows explorer. Can't restart computer as start menu gets locked

Sorry for the confusing title... it's necessary because it's a confusing situation: I work from home 3 days a week and connect over VPN to my work using Shrewsoft VPN using Windows 10. Thing always ...
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Latency on a domain workstation when accessing a network share

This is the first time I've ever posted a question on any blog, but I'm at my wits end. I have a domain with about 50 users. I have one system that when trying to access a file share on a server in ...
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Xenu Link Sleuth cannot connect to my own site

Xenu Link Sleuth has worked for years and two weeks ago it failed to connect to my site (https://www.horsekeeping.com). No changes made to my computer at that time. Xenu can connect to every other ...
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Problems using FortiClient VPN connection

It all started two days ago and I am still unable to find a possible cause of this problem. When I start the VPN from the FortiClient it connects to my endpoint apparently without any problem, but ...
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Connect wireless mouse and keyboard set to different computers

So I found this mouse I really liked, but it came with a set. The set was very expensive but it would be a good price when someone else got the keyboard and we shared the price. But only 1 receiver ...
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Why my Ubuntu 16.04 does't work with lower than 2Mbps internet connections?

I don't know why my Ubuntu 16.04 doesn't work with my home's internet connection(It's speed is 512Kbps(64KBps download speed)). When I share my phone's 4G connection, or I took my laptop to my office ...
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Unable to connect to sambashare as user

I am having trouble accessing my sambashare on a Mac (high sierra) I am able to see the shared folders, but when I got to access them, I'm getting "you don't have permission to access this". My smb....
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Wireless connection faster and more stable than Ethernet connection

My system specs: OS: Windows 10, 64-Bit CPU: Intel i7 - 6800K CPU @ 3.40 GHz RAM: 32 GB GPU: Nvidia GTX 1070 MB: MSI x99A SLI Plus My wireless adapter on both 2.4 and 5G wireless puts out over 117 ...
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How to first time set up Ubuntu 10.04 internet connection?

Here is information that I think may be useful to diagnose what's wrong with my settings. I have a WiFi router, to which a Mac (M1), a Mac (M2), and a Windows PC (W) are connected via wireless, and a ...
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Cannot Connect With PC Which Is Using VPN Through TCP

I am working on simple client and server program to make communication between devices. The scenario is: PC1: This PC is running server version of program. This PC connected with Internet (...
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Graphic Tablet disconnects every minute

... I hope I'm now on the right site... So...I have an UGEE m708 and somehow it disconnects every minute so I have to plug out and plug in the usb cable every damn minute. My tablet is certainly fine ...
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Is my Mac OSX mail connected?

Well, of course, you can't tell that yourself. But more to the point, I haven't received mail in a couple of days and a test mail I sent has not shown up in my inbox. So: how can I tell if my Mac ...
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32-bit ODBC32 system DSN on Windows 10 apparently not able to access network

I have an application which runs correctly on most of my machines here. Two of them stopped working for no reason that I could fathom (same updates as all the others, same network settings, same ...
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Unable to connect to LAN web server connected to wifi Extender

I have a Netgear WN3000RP wifi extender and attached to it is a RaspberryPi. Up until a day ago, I was able to SSH to the Rpi no problem. Now I can only connect if I'm connected directly to the ...
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Wide SATA? connector with no break in the middle

I need to connect my hard drive from my Lenovo T470p to my desktop, but it uses this wierd connector. It looks like the standard wide SATA, but there's no break in the middle. What's this called, ...
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macOS - Remove remembered WiFi network connections

I have a MacBook Pro I want to delete all networks in my settings except for the one in my own home to stop the laptop from trying to connect to other networks
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What happens to your connection / modem when you are DDoSed and how can you prevent it? [closed]

I want to learn more about how DDoS and DoS attacks affect the network and how you can prevent them. I know how they 'work' and why the network is overloaded but I still dont know if a router / ...
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No Internet for any connected devices when one specific computer is not on

I have a CenturyLink ZyXEL PK5001z router that will not provide an Internet connection to any devices connected to it unless my computer is on. That computer is connected to it with an ethernet cable. ...
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Debugging connectivity issue to a website

How can we debug the connectivity issues to a website https://test.mysite.office.net? From public networks, this URL is accessible. From our network we are not able to access it. But Ping works fine, ...
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Ethernet network occasionally drops when Wi-FI hotspot is on

I have a Dell Inspiron 3541 that connects to the Internet with LAN, but uses Wi-Fi hotspot to allow wireless-only devices to connect, too (Dell 1705 Wi-Fi Adapter). When I turn on Wi-Fi hotspot, the ...
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How to force mapping of domain names of https sites to ip addresses of http sites by editing hosts file in Windows 7? [closed]

I'm editing hosts file in Windows 7,what I want is to map domain name of sites that uses https to IP address of an unsecured site that obviously uses http. For instance, I have the IP address of '...
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Identify a port on a SATA-to-USB Adapter

I'm searching for a good SATA-to-USB adapter. I found this one on Amazon which seems to have pretty good reviews. However the connector that the USB cable plugs into has a shape that I've never seen ...