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Running soft AP and bridge mode on laptop for legacy connections, connection fails

Recently, I’ve resumed playing Mario Kart DS, an old (2005) Nintendo game available on the Nintendo DS console, including playing online. The online service has been closed by Nintendo for a long time ...
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Trying to enable P2P on T-Mobile Internet

I have T-Mobile Home Internet, which runs directly of their 5G network. T-Mobile, like a lot of carriers, ban P2P connections on their network. I was able to get around this on my PC (to torrent a ...
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Using wimax internet service directly through in home wifi router all devices connect by wifi extending by service wireless bridge

My internet service connects directly to my in home router. From a poe modem everything I have connects wireless. To extend my internet service 1/3 mile with wifi access at the other end without ...
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Bridge Networks with MikroTik to Different Networks

I am trying to bridge a network across building to building using a MikroTik SXTac and while I can do this with a standard format in the example 10.0.0.1/24 > 10.0.0.11/24 <===> 10.0.0.12/24 &...
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Cannot change LAN IP address in my router

Simply there is no option to change it. I need to change it from 192.168.1.1 to something else I will share the admin menu screenshots: I am trying to use this router as a WiFi extender it has been ...
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My wireless adapter is seen in terminal but I cannot connect to wifi in VirtualBox Linux

I have a problem where my VirtualBox does not scan wifi through my wireless adapter but is connected to the ethernet of host machine. When I do ifconfig then my wireless adapter is shown. ifconfig ...
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Why My phone connected to WiFi and sharing ethernet via USB doesn't halves the speed whereas the repeater does?

i have a TP link C6U Router which i am using as a repeater/extender WDS. I am using my 5G main router's wifi and extending that signal via TP link's router. My main router have a connection of 250Mbps....
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Network Bridge keeps disconnecting WiFi after Reboot

I have set up a network bridge on my Win10 machine to connect the attached Corp-WiFi to a local RJ45 that has an access point attached to it so that mobile devices in the area can have internet access ...
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Wireless point to point set up

I have looked at a variety of point to point equipment. Once I connect the sender side to my local ISP router via Ethernet my basic question is this: On the receiver side do I have to have a router ...
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Unifi bridge to switch or ethernet

I have been trying to figure this out and can't seem to get it to work. What I'm wanting to do is create a switch on a stick using Unifi AC Pro's in bridge\mesh mode and extending the network onto ...
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Setup a second wireless AP without ethernet cable

I am on shared wifi in my apartment, probably with multiple routers configured as bridges over the building. I have 2 issues: All devices are shown all the time, when you want to AirPlay something or ...
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Chromecast 4 not connecting to the second router via WiFi

I have two routers. The first router is connected to the Internet with the first Loco M2 as an access point and the second one is connected with the second Loco M2 wifi bridge. The second Loco M2 is ...
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802.11s mesh_params documentation

I have connected 2 devices using an 802.11s mesh for Layer 2 bridging. The first device is turned on most of the times, but the second one isn't. So, I am looking for a way to reduce the scanning ...
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Routing IP over WiFi bridge

I am thinking of buying a smart IP-based video intercom with 5 clients (it is basically a computer with video-over-IP marketed as an intercom). I dont want to dig the whole property and pay to lay the ...
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Thermal Monocular live streaming

I have a AGM TM160 thermal monocular that creates its own ad hoc WiFi network. iOS and Android phones can use the T-Vision app to connect to this device and control all settings and view a live stream ...
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Separate wireless devices vs. wireless bridge?

I have a bunch of WiFi-enabled devices in close proximity to each other (the entertainment area), but they're too far away to connect to the router via Ethernet. Which would get me better throughput ...
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WiFi connection via network bridge intermittent

Infrastructure: old router is configured as network bridge with WiFi on. Issue: seems the router is selective about what data is passed to only WiFi devices. E.g: phone can reach tweets but not ...
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Raspberry Pi as WiFi Bridge on Same Subnet

I currently have my Raspberry Pi 4B setup as a bridge to provide wifi access to a separate ethernet device that can't do wifi. I used Option 1 from the guide here: https://willhaley.com/blog/raspberry-...
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WDS wifi router mode, low transfer speed between bridge to wired NAS

I have a network configured with wifi DSL modem in standard 802.11n mode and a TPlink router in WDS mode, both on channel 4. I knew that it was normal for a signal drop in WDS mode, but this only ...
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Wireless bridge interferes with host wifi

I have an ASUS RT-AC68U with the Tomato USB firmware and I want to extend the existing wifi coverage (a LTE modem with router) for better reception in the rest of the house. Having the same subnet or ...
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configuring a L2 transparent wireless bridge on WAN side of router

I'm configuring a Layer 2 wireless bridge and found that my router (ASUS RT-N66U) is unable to create VLANs on WAN for managing the bridge radios from within the LAN. In case that's unclear, the ...
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Can we create a WiFi access point wirelessly?

I've googled and found out that to create a WiFi access point, I need to use a LAN cable to connect between the main router with Internet with the second router which acts as access point. But can I ...
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Can you bridge a basic mesh wifi (e.g. google wifi) system with a separate wireless bridge?

I currently have one house with a mesh Wi-Fi system (Google Wi-Fi). I am adding a back-house that is too far to reach with just mesh access points alone. I would like to maintain the Google Wi-Fi ...
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Bridge 5Ghz to 2.4ghz in WiFi router

Bridge 5Ghz to 2.4Ghz... Our office building updated their network with APs but they removed 2.4Ghz in the process and some of our devices only have 2.4Ghz. If I receive the 5Ghz into our WiFi router, ...
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Connect two routers using wireless

I am following this advice here. I have not managed to setup the secondary router yet. I don't see how what configuration here actually connects you to the primary router. I WPA-Personal on the ...
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Trying to setup old Wireless Modem as Repeater - Huwaei HG630a as Client

I have a old wireless modem which i would like to configure as a repeater (Model: Huawei - Home gateway HG630a). Even after configuring the parameters based on my research, its not working. My Main ...
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Can I use a DIR610 router as a cabled repeater?

I have a spare router of the model above, and there's a corner of my house that receives bad coverage from my dual band router, so I thought about using the former as a WiFi repeater for the N band. ...
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QEMU emulating a Raspberry Pi doesn't have Internet capability?

I'm attempting to emulate a Raspberry Pi with a QEMU ARM emulator on my macOS Catalina 10.15.1 machine. Mostly following this guide, I've been using the latest Raspbian Lite (4.19 Buster) with the ...
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SSH a Windows 10 VM from Ubuntu OS

I have two computers. The OS of the first one is Ubuntu and I am using a Windows VM (VirtualBox) on the second computer. I use a Bridge Adapter with the VM. Right now I am able to ping the VM, but if ...
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No Wireless Extension on my Windows 10 Virtual Machine

I installed a Windows 10 Virtual Machine. I enabled Network Adapter, Attached to : Bridged Adapter, Name : wlp6s0. I also installed the VirtualBox Extension Pack. The problem is I can't access the ...
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Bridge mode vs port forwarding

I have a wireless network with three wireless access points using the same SSID and password combination, each doing both 2.4 GHz and 5Hhz. Comcast Modem/Router combo, Model:TG1682G (ARRIS Group, Inc)...
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How I can connect a bridge but use the wifi of the router?

I'm not very familiar with networks, but I'm curious if this can be possible... Let me explain the context of the network: The hardware that I have is the modem-router of the ISP (IMR), and a TP-...
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Synology NAS with two chained routers

As seen in the picture above, I have two routers and a Synology NAS. The first router is provided by my ISP and also has wi-fi. The second one, my own, it connected to the first by cable. It also has ...
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How I connect two Routers, one that is wireless only (no Ethernet) on the MIFI side

While there seems to be several posts on connecting two wireless routers they all show the solution of having an ethernet connection between the two routers. In my situation, the Internet facing ...
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Using a wireless bridge for internet access while having an internal network

I have a situation which requires multiple devices to simulate an on-premise type install of a client-server setup. This I'm fairly certain can be achieved with a network switch (for more ports), a ...
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Single Access point vs Wireless Bridge in pair

I have been looking everywhere for some answers but wow there is not a single one. So the question in theory is actually pretty simple. If i for example have a Tv box that requires ethernet port and ...
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WiFi bridge mode performance - regular slowdowns

I have a BT Home Hub plugged into the wall, and I have an Archer AC1750 connected to it in Wireless Bridge mode. That is, the WAN port on the Archer isn't connected to anything, the Archer connects ...
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A device to make a bridge

I want to buy a device to use as a bridge, let me explain what I need exactly. I need to use VPN on my connection, I have internet via a Cisco Router which I don't have access to the panel, so I want ...
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How can i find out which sort of technology a propriatery wireless device uses to send their signals

Hello I'm a type 1 diabetic and I've been offered what's called a continous glucose monitor. Now I'm also sort of paranoid about having too many signals in my surrounding, I know the consensus is that ...
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Use a TP-Link W8968 as a wireless repeater

I have two TP-Link W8968 routers, I'm using one of them for my internet connection. I would like to know how to configure the second one to work as a: Wireless signal extender/repeater Wireless ...
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Bridge from Wifi to Ethernet not working (Windows 10)

I attempt to share a WiFi-Internet connection with an Ethernet port. The Wifi is secured with an enterprise 802.1X authentication (so there is no preshared password like in home Wifi's). Whenever I ...
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Accessing shared folders on repeater routers

As it shown on my network diagram here, both computers can access the internet without any problem. The problem is my Laptop can't access shared folders on my PC and vice versa. If I connect both ...
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Is it possible to use the Hootoo HT-TM05 as a wireless adapter (not a wireless AP or router)

I have a Hootoo HT-TM05 that I bought a while back. I never seem to need it as a wireless router, but I would much rather it be used as a wireless adapter. As an example. I have a bunch of ...
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How to find out the local IP Address of devices connected to a WiFi-LAN bridge

In my home WiFi I have setup a raspberry pi to work as a WiFi-LAN bridge for my non-wifi devices... ('converts' the home WiFi to LAN) I followed this tutorial What do I have to do to find out the ...
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Point to point to point wireless LAN

Is it possible to use point to point wireless technology in repetitive succession to create a linear network that spans a great distance? The network: Would consist of 2-20 nodes. Each node will ...
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Bridging VLAN and Wifi

I am in the process of building my own Linux-based router and have ran into an issue bridging the wifi and LAN networks. The box previously ran pfSense, but due to it's inability to use my internal ...
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Setup Tomato router as wireless repeater

I've setup DD-WRT routers before as wireless repeaters (link), but now I need to do the same but on a Tomato router, and apparently there's some difference in the terminology and the actual setup. ...
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Wi-Fi speed: Wi-Fi pretty much nonexistent while Ethernet works perfectly fine

Over the last couple months, my Wi-Fi speed turned from perfectly fine to ridiculously slow. I never had amazing Internet, but it worked and was fast enough. It doesn't even matter where I am – right ...
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Packet forwarding between nics in same network (wifi/eth)

I need to setup (if possible) a device with to nics, one ethernet and one wireless, were each packet coming from the wireless side is forwarded as is whitout modifcations to the ethernet port and ...
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how to access printer bridged via dd-wrt

I have a Brother Printer with a LAN port in the back. I have a TP-LINK WR841N router that I just installed DD-WRT on in order to bridge the printer to my main Wireless network. Here are the basic ...
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