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Questions tagged [internet]

Internet is a global system of interconnected computer networks.

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Set up second router behind router, block internet access on second router

I want to block my 'dumb' IoT devices from accessing the internet but they have to be accessible on my LAN. I have my providers router/modem and was thinking to connect a second router by connecting ...
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Slow internet on LAN even after formating PC [on hold]

One PC in the LAN is running very slow internet while I have formatted it two times. The other PC on the same network is giving about 6-7 Mbps while that PC's net is giving only 0.5 Mbps of average ...
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AV1200 Powerline Starter Kit

I've been using this powerline adapter for a while now and just recently in the past few days my network connection completely drops and won't connect again unless I pair them back up. I wondered what ...
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Can high pings cause slow web browsing? [closed]

Lately my internet connection is having an issue of slow browsing. Download speed is perfectly fine. According to my internet provider, everything is fine with the connection. I just tried doing a ...
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How to extract cookies from website in netscape format? [closed]

As in title. EditThisCookie is the only extension i have found that actually lets me get cookies, but i need it in netscape format. I do not now which one is that though, but it is not netscape for ...
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Does the EDGE mobile network function independently of an antenna? [closed]

I have an old iPhone 4 with a faulty antenna. The Wi-Fi doesn't work and neither does the 3G network, despite the fact that I have plenty of mobile data, but EDGE still seems to work - the icon shows ...
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How to detect what our computers are sending to outside

I came around and saw https://github.com/pooler/electrum-ltc/issues/176 Turns out they did some tests and found out From that software, he knows that somebody is sending message to 111.90.149.131 ...
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Tor Browser Automatically Sets Proxy

So, I was dumb, and used to think that the TOR browser was used to access the dark web, and acts as a place where the world's greatest hackers reside, but in reality, it's just a super secure web ...
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Connect to internet, while wired to local network through ethernet

I have my desktop computer connected to a few devices on a local network via ethernet and network switch. I changed my Internet Protocol Version 4 Properties to "Use the following IP address" and am ...
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Proxy entire network traffic from computer not only from browser

What is the best way to proxy entire network traffic (so all applications and browsers) from computer toward some proxy server, so my IP address stays hidden on the Internet?
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Internet provider secretly limit the bandwidth

I think my internet provider secretly limit my download speed. It has a webpage to test the upload and download speed, I tested the speed while downloading files. I noticed that whenever I start ...
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Adding a second modem to my network

We are a dozen of people on a small network with one DSL modem, and one netgear switch that connects to a patch panel to distribute the wires to all rooms of the office. The DHCP is disabled on the ...
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Very slow Internet thru 3 different routers, fast with just DSL modem

I see very slow internet when my laptop is cabled thru a router--ping time ranges between 1,000 and 2,500 ms! When I connect ethernet directly to DSL modem and sign into PPPoE, the ping time is under ...
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Windows 10 pc download speed only at around 30-35 Mbps when paying for a 100 Mbps download speed. Why?

Booting to usb ubuntu shows speed at 100 Mbps. Using Realtek PCIe GbE Family Controller, driver updated to one from Realtek site dated 6/15/18. I also have two machines, both plugged into the same ...
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LTE Drops Randomly using Mofi 4500 Router

I've got a data plan through Sprint and I'm using the MOFI4500-4GXeLTE-V2 router. My connection typically gets 20-30 Mbps speed tests and pings are generally 40-80ms range. The Mofi router overview ...
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Comcast lagging by exactly the same amount on every web site? [closed]

I just got a Comcast small business internet service and every single web access lags by about 2 seconds (2000 milliseconds). Normally, the latency on a web site connection should be about 120 ...
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how can I know that my husband/boyfriend has not installed any app or services to monitor my phone, laptop and my internet activities? [duplicate]

I have doubt that my boyfriend/husband/my in-laws has installed some services or app in my laptop, computer, phone and keep tracking me. is it possible to find this out. ? or do i need to format ...
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Getting only 100mb from isp and using 10 gigabit router

My ISP gives me only 100mb download and 100mb upload speed. I have Ubiquiti EdgeRouter with 10 Gigabit SFP+ port and bought a SFP+ Transceiver Module so i can make SFP+ to RJ45 connection ( i'm ...
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Internet connection slow only on http downloads (but not on speedtest)

Here are the facts: I have 1gbps broadband connection with my ISP in Catalonia I download very fast using Torrent, Steam, Epic Games launcher, etc. at like over 100mb/s SpeedTest also shows arround ...
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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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Internet connection drops every 10 minutes (exactly)

Since I've moved to a new apartment a few months ago and changed my I ISP (the one shared with other apartments in building - same router) I experience internet drops (ethernet) every ten minutes, ...
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Why do I lose connection while torrenting and after torrenting?

Now this has never happened last year or the year before but almost every time I torrent something using JSTorrent on my chromebook, I lose connection for a period of time even after closing JSTorrent....
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How do I install a '.crt' file on linux?

To access my workplace Wi-Fi we have been given a '.crt' file, the only problem is that I have a hatred towards Windows and MacOS, so I run the Ubuntu flavour of Linux. I was given the '.crt' file but ...
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Is there a way to limit the bandwidth that Google Drive File Stream uses in Windows?

Is there a way to limit the bandwidth that Google Drive File Stream uses? I'm using Windows 10 and when I resume syncing, the Internet becomes unusable. I have to stop syncing to browse simple web ...
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Periodic Internet Disconnection

Here is my problem: A) Goal Fix periodically disconnecting internet connection. I.e. maintain constant connection to internet (browsing etc.) while wired to router (ethernet). B) Problem I've ...
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Using a switch instead of a router, any issues?

I am living in an on-campus apartment. These apartments have one ethernet port that we can connect a device to and we are not allowed to connect a router to it, we are to use campus wifi. If we are ...
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Why could I be getting far slower upload on wired connection to my router than WiFi?

I recently changed ISP for ADSL. On my Mac, plugged directly into the router/model I get 30/1 Mbps up/down, both with the old ISP and the new one. I thought that was just the way it is until I ...
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ISP Blocking Access to Router's (Huawei Echolife HG8546M) Admin Page

ISP has blocked access to router's admin page, which otherwise was accessible thorugh http://192.168.100.1. I have even disconnected the optical fibre cable connected to the router, and tried to ...
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The desktop application cannot connect to the internet

The desktop application cannot connect to the internet and if I want to open the website I need to reload it - every time (only by Ctrl + F5). Website before I reload it Desktop apps like Skype, ...
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What are the methods used by GeoIP services besides WHOIS info? [closed]

I was just wondering how GeoIP services collect data about IPs geo location besides checking IP address WHOIS information. For example I stumbled upon this website, that says that IP 74.207.244.221 is ...
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How MTU set on router affect devices?

This is more a question for clarification then a request for a solution. I've read a lot of questions and answers regarding MTU tweaks on routers and devices but I don't understand what's happening to ...
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How to prevent PC on ethernet from losing internet connectivity when other devices are using Wi-Fi

I'm currently getting internet through a DSL line, goes into the Hub provided by my ISP, which in turn has two ethernet cables, one going to my Desktop, and one going to a wireless router which ...
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LCP terminated by peer (user masmax authentication failed)

I have this problem on my LiteBeam device (Linux machine). I using it for internet connection, but now can't connect to ISP network. The issue I'm facing is that my username and password don't get '...
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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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Two Internet connections via two modems, one router, specify which modem to use on PC

At work, we have two Internet connections via two modems, one cable modem and one 4G modem. To the cable modem, there is a Wi-Fi router connected, and that is our network A. The 4G modem has a built-...
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How to use both “my own internet connection” and “remote lan vpn connection”?

I have service in a remote LAN, and i could have VPN connection to there over my regular internet connection (i have white IP, normally visible). Now i want to expose some service from that remote ...
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Force Windows Update to use specific internet connection (Windows 10)

The question: Is there a way to force Windows Update to use a specific internet connection? I've tried ForceBindIP, but no dice. The situation: I'm using Comcast's gigabit internet service, and I'm ...
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Internet Dropouts

For the last several months, I've been suffering internet dropouts on my PC. They are generally only for 5 to 10 seconds, although, the odd one lasts for over a minute. Some days there only a dozen or ...
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Can a client with a public ipv4 address communicate with a server with a public ipv6 address?

and if so how will the header look like? I mean if the client sends a ipv6 header what will the source address be?
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When doubling Internet connection speed, will my effective in-house bandwidth also double?

So I'm thinking of increasing my Internet connection by 40 Mbit/s, also doubling it. This is because in the furthest corners in my apartment I have 1 Mbit/s. So when I increase will I get 41&...
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What should I do to get the best internet possible? [closed]

for some time now I've been thinking of how I can get the best internet on my room, as it is pretty far away from my router. I can't take one long ethernet cable either as it's two doors in the way. I ...
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Use 2 different internet connections for 2 different programms

I have 2 different internet connections. The first one is my usual home internet connection with a mediocre but stable speed. The second one is a tethered connection from my phone which is very fast ...
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Video calls are choppy after every few minutes, but test says speed is okay

I have an issue where my video calls / meetings start to lag every few minutes. I am using Wifi and download 91 mbps and upload 9.45 mbps. I called Spectrum (my ISP) and the guy told me I was using ...
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Cable internet from UPC to Ethernet adapter

How does UPC provide the internet connection ? The data it's just coming through the coaxial cable, like LAN or there is some kind of authentication with the router ? I'm asking this because I'm ...
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Is it necessary to configure a managed switch?

I have a TP Link SG2210P which is a managed switch. Basically, i want to extend internet to my entire house via Access points. I had this switch. Connected the router to the switch, connected all the ...
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Wireless network adapter only connects to a network if it is broadcasting connection as a hotspot at the same time

So I'm facing a problem I've never seen before. I have a PC that doesn't have a WiFi adapter integrated, so I bought a one. My motherboard is ASRock H110M-HDS, I have Windows 10 Pro, and the network ...
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why can't we just upload a file and it reaches its destination without the other device downloading it? [closed]

when we have to view or get some content off the internet. We have to download it on the other hand the server uploads it So here's my question => Why can't the server simply upload the file and it ...
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Setting up 2 Wifi Routers

I want to make a wifi network like the condition below. (I) as the gate for internet access while (A) is for local network only. All the devices like computers or mobile phones are connected to (A) ...
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How do i find the source of my wan connection problems (Modem/Line/ISP)

How to i find the source of my internet issues? Symptoms sometimes i have trouble with my internet connections falling away. It seems to be on a loop: takes 1 minute to make connection and get an ...
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Should I log out from services while closing my own private environment?

What is the difference if I have private tab in firefox browser and I do not log out: before I close a browser before log out and close a computer at all. Is there any cache in my LAN which allow to ...