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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 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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Connecting two different subnets, no internet

I want to connect two different, standalone networks together that are different subnets. Both networks are static IPS, and not internet connected. I have one device, the time server, on a ...
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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 ...
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“Can't connect to this network” troubleshooting

After much research and testing of other answers found on SuperUser and online I cannot resolve: All the devices that I'm connecting to my router are connecting/working normally, except one PC. These ...
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Internet connection not working on guest system (VirtualBox, Guest: Ubuntu, Host: Windows)

I have the VirtualBox 5.1.22 installed and I'm running Ubuntu 16.04 on it. My host system is Windows 7. When I installed everything, the VirtualBox/Ubuntu seem to have configured the network ...
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How do I keep my bluetooth headphones from connecting to my windows 10 machine when it's connected to my phone?

My laptop (running Win10) repeatedly "steals" the bluetooth connection for my headphones while they're connected to my phone. The only way I've been able to prevent the headphones' connection from ...
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WiFi connection dropping out for specific devices

Problem We've been having an issue with our home network where 2 Laptops are dropping connections whenever I use one of my laptops. After the WiFi connection is dropped, it takes a few minutes until ...
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Where to connect my NH-D15 SE-AM4 fan onto my ASUS PRIME X370-A motherboard

I have installed a NH-D15 SE-AM4 fan onto my ASUS PRIME X370-A motherboard :) Although both fan/motherboard manufacturers provide some explanations, I'm confused as to where plugging the 2 CPU fans. ...
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Dropped internet connection but not LAN

I have a small home network. - 1 unit of cable modem router (provided from ISP) cable modem router connected to home router by LAN cable - 1 unit of home dd-wrt router - a PC connected to home router ...
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Windows10: connectivity issue with double SSID net structure

I have a "strange" problem with my network configuration at Home. First, let me describe the network structure: I have an ADSL modem with wifi (SSID: net1) and a wifi router connected with an ethernet ...
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Where is the certificate choice for a Windows VPN connection stored?

Is it possible to find out which certificate was used to set up a VPN connection configured for certificate authentication? If yes, how? Thanks in advance Note: We've looked for this in the ...
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Firebird SQL 3.0 login from legacy tools?

New Windows 2016 server with Firebird 3 SuperServer x64 on port 3050. I'm trying to connect to this server from two legacy tools: Sinática Monitor and FlameRobin. I can successfully connect with ...
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Getting error during configuring through data connection wizard in Asure ID

I want to create ID cards through HID global Asure ID 7. During the Configuring Data Connection Wizard in Asure ID, I am selecting Database MS SQL Server. Actually, Asure ID takes all data from the ...
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HP Touch Sreen does not have WIFI connection anymore

I had a desktop (HP Touchsreen320 with Windows 7) working for years. I turned it off, moved the computer to another room, and I guess the WIFI didn't like the move. I have spent so much time on this ...
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Domain suddenly not resolving on ISP's default DNS server

Domain resolves fine on other ISPs and in Google DNS (8.8.8.8) however there's this one ISP that suddenly is having issues on a server where we host our domains. When I gave them some sample domains, ...
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TORRENT blocking my internet connection

I have a problem on my computer. If I open a torrent the download starts and after a few moments it goes back to 0. Then I lose all connectivity, Windows says there's no Internet connection and the ...
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Screen refresh rate disturbing wifi?

I have a really weird problem: a few days ago I bought a new monitor, and everything works perfectly until I set its refresh rate to 144hz. Though I still detect WiFi, the PC can't connect to it. If I ...