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Questions tagged [lan]

LAN, short for Local Area Network, is a network that connects multiple devices in a limited geographical area, such as a room, an apartment or a building. Currently, most LANs are based on Wi-Fi, linked together with means of a central wireless router or Ethernet transmission, where computers are linked via cable.

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Allow LAN access between devices on two different LANs

My current setup: 4G WiFi modem/router with Ethernet ports Media devices (Chromecast, phones etc) ADSL modem into WiFi/Ethernet router Latency sensitive devices (PC/game consoles etc) Reason for ...
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Two Lan Ports Into One

So my question is, I have a verzion fios router with 4gb lan ports and have one lan going out to my wan on my Netgear X10 router. I want to take two lan ports to one wan on my router. Can I do this ...
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LAN-to-WAN puzzle

I have as primary router an ASUS RT-AC51U (A) (where only 3-4 clients are connected via wifi with address reservation and / or static IP on the machine), as secondary one ASUS RT-AC1200G + (B) (here ...
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Easy-PHP's apache stops listening on IP after network reset

I have Easy-PHP running on a Windows PC connected to two local networks on ranges 192.168.10.xxx and 192.168.20.xxx by cable: Listen 192.168.10.57 Listen 192.168.20.70 At around the same time every ...
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Isolate LAN segment from the rest of the network

Let's say I have 3 switches as seen in the image attached and each one is a different department such as sales, human resources and IT department with a different network segment such as 192.168.1.0 ; ...
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Print from two non-domain PCs using printer on domain

How could a networked printer connect into two PCs not in our domain? They both have non-domain IP addresses. The printer has an extra USB port and they are physicall connected to our LAN.
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Cannot access Windows Server over wifi

I have a server that I just set up running windows server 2016. My PC (windows 10) has network access via ethernet, it is able to see the server in the network section on my explorer. My computer and ...
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Ubuntu Server Access from Public IP OWNCLOUD

i've set up my Ubuntu Server with OwnCloud. When i try to access it from local ip it works, but when i use public ip it display a blank page or router configuration page. In the router I've opened ...
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AC WiFi: performances are good from Internet speed but poor within the LAN itself

Recently I put a Netgear A6210 USB WiFi adapter on my laptop to connect with my ISP's 802.11ac 5GHz router. The router is alleged to have a speed of 1,734 Mbps, but the Netgear shows its maximum link ...
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Why I'm still couldn't run simultaneous connections after modified Automatic Matrics & Group Policy?

With reference to this question: How to use Wireless and Wired Connection both at a same time in Windows 7? I've checked with the LGPE that "Prohibit use of Internet Connection Sharing on your DNS ...
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share files from a Surface 3 tablet over a LAN to Linux

On a LAN, looking for a quick and dirty way to transfer files from a Microsoft Surface 3 (non-pro) tablet on to a Linux PC. I've considered e-mailing the files, but kindof a hassle. I use "regular"...
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How do I configure FreeLAN to work as a VPN?

I have a computer at home (Windows 10 Home Single Language), to which I have access from the administrator, which is connected by WiFi to the operator that gives me Internet (Movistar), which assigns ...
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What are the possible values for target in a shortcut?

I tried http://192.168.1.241/INDEX.php, then //192.168.1.241/INDEX.php, and finally 192.168.1.241/INDEX.php. None were valid. What I am trying to do is create a shortcut that points to the index on a ...
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how to make LAN without router (linux)

So I have two laptops, one of them Dual-Booted with Ubuntu and Windows 10, the other Dual-Booted with Windows 10 and Linux mint(the one my friend has). I have some games I would like to play over LAN ...
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Is it possible to connect a MacBook Pro and a Windows box directly using a Gigabit LAN cable?

I'm using TeamViewer to remotely access a Windows computer from my MacBook Pro, allowing me to use the MacBook's screen, touchpad and keyboard to control the Windows box. Obviously, the frame rate is ...
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why would a LAN transfer go slower when router is connected to network

Before I ask, I realize the different hardware might be at play but I did some other tests that make me think its not the hardware and I wanted to ask to see if maybe there is something else going on. ...
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LAN Gbe Connection unable to get full speed

I having a very strange issue about cant getting full internet speed when connected through LAN cable. My current home ISP is 500 Mbps package. I had tested with 2 PC (1 old pc and 1 new pc) through ...
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Can't use LAN functionality over VPN

I am currently using ZeroTier VPN to connect two windows 10 computers. We can see eachother on the network browser, we can ping eachother and we also can connect to eachother in any software that ...
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Static IP device (10.0.0.xxx) left behind; network is now 192.168.1.xxx - what to do?

A while back, I changed routers. The new router was configured to use 192.168.1.xxx for LAN addresses. Everything I had (I thought) was using DHCP, so I let everything grab a fresh 192.168.1.xxx ...
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Communication across subnets

Ok, So first things first: I know what a subnetmask is, and what it is used for. But I have no idea how to properly set it Above is my home network, I have my dhcp server set to the router (192.168.0....
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How to use static route to connect 2 routers with another router?

I have 1 router (R1) connected to the internet which has LAN IP 192.168.0.1 and Subnet Mask 255.255.255.0 I have another router (R2) which is connected from 1 LAN port of R1 to the Internet port of ...
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How do I connect a media server to 3 LANs?

I'm planning to connect a media server (Raspberry pi may be) to 3 separate home networks (with separate subnets). I've researched and found solutions for 2 networks. If it's possible, how do I go ...
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Modem and Router on same subnet, but network doesn't work properly

Now I'm looking for more information why do my network file sharing doesn't work properly even if I made router to be part of LAN. I'll explain all my possible changes I can remember. I chosen to ...
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How to enter router configuration webpage

I have a Wifi router Tp-Link TL-WR740N I need it to work as bridge, so I plugged the WAN to a common LAN port, and disabled the router DHCP Before disabling it, I configured the Wifi network(SSID, ...
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Unable to connect to Lan port when system connects to wifi router on different subnet

So I have PC1 which connects to router through LAN for internet as follows, while its WiFi adapter remains disabled. PC1 LAN Adapter: Static IP : 192.168.1.20 Subnet : 255.255.255.0 ...
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Windows .. utility for installing on a number of networked machines?

I'm not a power user of Windows, so wondering about the following: In the lab we have sets of PCs - generally Windows10 if it matters. So there are usually 6, 2 or 5 such PCs, sometimes more. (FTR ...
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Subnets, IPs and Apps within a LAN

Im trying to use my fios TV guide app with my network, but my network has been set up for a long time. So I have a Fios router, that I cant disable the DHCP server. Nor change its IP address. thats ...
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Does MoCA have to be on the same coax line?

Recently I have been wanting to install MoCA adapters. I am wondering if point A and point B have to be on the same coax line? I have a splitter in my family room that is connected to my modem/router ...
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SMART TV's LAN and PoE

I have a WiFi router with LAN and WAN ports but without PoE (no Power over Ethernet). If I connect my SMART TV (tcl led43p2us on Android TV) to router like that does TV get internet access and will be ...
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Netgear N600 C3700 slow wireless LAN

I have a need to transfer about 200GB of data from MacBook to PC on regular basis. Since both devices are wirelessly connected to my router I'm using local network provided by router to transfer files ...
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Point domain to a computer inside LAN

Is it possible to, for ex.: point domain.com to 192.168.1.10 point domain2.com to 192.168.1.11 inside my LAN network? Or even more with port forwarding: point domain.com:80 to 192.168.1.10:5000 ...
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Archer C3200 not routing between LAN ports

I am wondering if anyone has a solution for this issue. I am using a TP-LINK Archer C3200 WiFi router as an Access Point, like this: Internet-------wan:mainrouter:lan-------lan:Archer_C3200 ))))) (((...
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How to connect two computers with same Private IP addresses but on different LAN [closed]

There are two devices in different cities and both of these have same private IP addresses. How do I get them communicated (SSH, RDP, FTP, Telnet, etc). Please explain in detail. Thank you
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Access LAN from behind a router

My router, a UniFi Security Gateway from Ubiquiti, is connected to a local network that provides internet connectivity via the WAN port. The LAN port on the device is my personal network to which my ...
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Absolute or relative path to a connected LAN computer for code to save file automatically on the LAN Computer

I have a mac mini and an old mac that are connected via ethernet cable. From my mac mini, I can ssh into the old mac in the terminal using ssh username. I have a python code in my mac mini that ...
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Change IP Address for all Network Interface

netsh interface ip set address name="Local Area Connection" static 192.168.0.1 255.255.255.0 I am aware of this command for changing Network Configuration for a particular Network Interface. But In ...
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Lan to Wan - No internet

I have my ISP router that I cant do much with e.g. VPN or Smart DNS. I would like to set up a second router to for this. This is how it is connected. ISP Router (192.168.0.1) LAN to DD-WRT router (...
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Connecting two subnets

I have two linksys routers connected together LAN to WAN and I'm trying to establish connection between the two subnets. The secondary router is in a shed not in my house. I'd rather not do LAN to ...
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How to support more than 500 users at one time on a WiFi network

What I want to achieve is to serve an HTTL server on a LAN. Let's call it a server and give it the address 192.168.0.2. I would like to let people access this server via the browser on their mobile ...
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Unbound DNS for lan network

I have problem with setting up dns server using unbound. Unbound is set up on freeBSD ('dns.home.local' - 192.168.0.228) and it works, resolving local names (both 'gate' or 'gate.home.local') and ...
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No Internet If access if LAN is down but WLAN is fine

In short lan connection went down so I connected my computer to my phone via Wi-Fi hotspot. Despite my computer reporting internet access through the Wi-Fi I still cannot use the internet unless I ...
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Connecting two computers over LAN while contending with DHCP

Please excuse this question if this is on the wrong stack or if it is considered to be looking for service recommendations. I tried asking this over at Network Engineering however they don't deal with ...
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Create Wifi from LAN cable using Router/Repeater/Bridge?

In my house there are many floors with existing LAN cables, which provide internet. Now I would like to create a Wifi network from these, what do I need? Routers usually have WAN input, correct? Do ...
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Can I hook up my old TP-link router with a LAN cable instead of a phone cable?

So I have a TD-W8960N Version 1 modem (router) from 2007. It has a phone line jack and 4 LAN jacks. Years ago I used to connect the modem to the wall phone cable line (using ADSL-splitters and such). ...
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File modified timestamp changes twice when saved to remote computer

When a file saved to a network computer, the modified timestamp on the file changes twice: at the moment of saving and 10-20 seconds later. This seems to happen 99% of the time saving file from ...
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Ubuntu Bonded Networks

Is there any benefit to using a bonded network on a server setup or should I just assign 2 IP addresses to my server? From what I've noticed thus far is there is a HUGE reduction in transfer speeds.
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Setup multiple router at home

i'm not a network engineer. I'm just regular internet user who wants to ask couple of simple questions. Sorry if these are just basic questions. My house already has ethernet cable installation. In ...
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PC can access shared folders on other PCs on LAN, other PCs cannot access its shared folders

I have 3 Windows 10 computers on a LAN (A, B, C), connected with a DSL modem. I am trying to access shared folders from each computer. All computers (including A) can see B & C, but B & C ...
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Is it possible to create a LAN between Raspberry Pi, Mikrotik Access Point and a laptop?

I need to create a LAN communication between my Windows laptop and a Raspberry Pi. Is it possible to create a network with a following gear and configuration: Windows Laptop - (Wi-Fi) - Mikrotik ...
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Why have a LAN, why not just WANs everywhere [closed]

I am new to learning about the OSI model, and am looking into what a LAN, MAN, and WAN are. From what I've seen: A local area network (LAN) is a computer network that interconnects computers ...