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How to bridge network connection between host and guest OS in VMWare Player

My host OS is windows 8 and my guest OS is lubuntu. Basically, I am trying to run a Django server form my guest OS on 0.0.0.0:8000 so that I can access it from my host OS. I posted how I can access ...
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OpenWRT: Wifi bridge (“range extender”) using both 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz frequency bands

I need to set up an OpenWRT router (TP-Link 3600) in a "range extender" style bridge configuration. Target environment is a normal home network with a Fritzbox connecting to the WAN and no roaming ...
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How to access dd-wrt bridge?

I have installed dd-wrt on my fonera some months ago, then I configured it as wireless bridge and forgot about it, never used it again for some time. Now I need it again in a different configuration, ...
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Setting up a computer lab w/ wireless bridge for network administration/pen testing practice

So I'm trying to setup a computer lab to practice network administration. My setup is: Home ISP router (assigned to 192.168.0.1) Separate Wireless Router set to bridge mode (b/c my girlfriend would ...
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Configure Wireless Bridge to Main Tomato Router

I have installed a tomato router in my home network as the main router. It is a Linksys E900 with Tomato (Shibby mod) release/version 121. Now on the other side of the house, I have setup a HP V-M200,...
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SSH To Ubuntu through Bridged Connection

At the moment i have a small 2 computer network that i am trying to get to work how i want. I have a laptop which has a networking card which has wifi and Ethernet connections. This laptop is bridged ...
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Traffic shaping advice

I've been searching the topic I'm looking for for a quite some time, then I decide to ask my own question because I'm so confused right now. First thing first, here is the background information you ...
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vmware player/virtualbox bridged networks not working on windows 7, but nat connections work

I am trying to run ubuntu server inside a virtual machine on my windows 7 (64 bit) laptop. I am a developer so I need to run server software on the ubuntu virtual machine. Ubuntu also needs to go out ...
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Wireless Distribution assistance

Preface: I have a holiday home that has wireless internet access provided by the site. There is no hardwired connection available. To access the internet the provider usually requires that you ...
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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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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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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 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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Cloning my Asus RT-N66R Wireless to a Cisco Aironet 1130AG

I want to use the Cisco Aironet as a network bridge and use it to just boost the original network. I ended up having to just disable my Asus radio and start an entirely new network on the Cisco. Is ...
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Connect to openwrt through router

I have a raspberry pi on which I have a working openwrt installation and i can connect to it either directly via Ethernet or through my Netgear router which is further connected to my desktop through ...
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I setup a second router as a bridge, what is the best practice for handling multiple SSID's on the same network?

I have a router in the basement that produces a wireless signal named "HomeNetwork" at 2.4ghz. I ran an Ethernet cable upstairs and setup an old Linksys E4200 in bridge mode. The bridge functionality ...
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How can I set device mode via networkd

How can I set mode to device (for example monitor/ap to wlan) via networkd deamon in .link file ??? Because I want to set bridge in .network of wlan device and I can't do it until I set it in ...
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Tenda N301 unresponsive as a Universal Repeater

I have two routers: 1 Tenda TE-D303: Primary Router; Access to internet using WAN 2 Tenda N301: Secondary Router; To be used as a Range Extender Problem is that as soon as I set N301 as a Universal ...
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Wireless bridge between router

I have a modem router (ZTE F660) inside my bedroom (2nd floor), this router has 4 ethernet slots and WiFi. This router is used for TVBOX decoder via ethernet and Internet connection. So what I'm ...
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how to extend router range with a secondary router

How can I connect a secondary router(ROUTER B) to primary router(ROUTER A) via wifi so that clients from ROUTER B can connect to clients from ROUTER A and vice-versa? here's an image of what I want(I ...
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How to bridge Wi-Fi Reciver and ADSL Modem so that I even can share the net connection with the WiFI device and second router?

I have an ADSL modem which has an active internet connection. Then I have Wi-Fi Receiver/Emitter and another ADSL Modem. A: 1st ADSL Modem with active internet connection B: Wifi Modem[Receiving ...
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Dlink DIR-300 pair as wireless bridge

Basic background: I have/had enough experience to flash and do all that is necessary to install rd-wrt and setup etc. I setup a wireless bridge a few years ago , 500 meters across the fields, from ...
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Use wifi direct via bridge on ethernet enabled devices

i have sony smart tv which supports wifi-direct and has ethernet port on it. I have a wifi bridge or wifi router which is connected to my tv using Ethernet port rather than those sony wifi-adapetr. ...
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Network bridge from Win8 to Win7 not working

As requested from every tutorial I've followed, I've disabled Internet Connection Sharing, connected both computers using the proper Ethernet cable--but every time I try to initiate I get the "You ...
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Bridged routers - can route one way but not the other

I have a SKY router (D-Link DSL-2640S) which is my main router and a TP-Link TL-MR34220 which is connected wirelessly to the SKY one. I have OpenWRT on the TP-Link. I have a Raspberry Pi and a WD ...
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DD-WRT bridging mode

I have my Ubuntu Server, providing internet to home LAN. I want to connect DD-WRT router to my server in bridging mode, so wireless devices can get IP from server. Basically I want DD-WRT router to ...
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How-to set up a network bridge on a laptop for LXC use?

I am on a laptop using libvirt to run some containers. By default it uses the default network provided by libvirt and the containers have a 192.168.122.0/24 network. What I am trying to accomplish ...
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2x RT-AC66R - Confusion on both Bridge setup and AC mode

I just picked up two Asus RT-AC66R wireless routers, but I am a bit confused on the proper way to actually get them configured. I might have some things mixed because I am at work and trying to write ...
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Unable to clone laptop display on HDTV

I am trying to clone (not extend) my laptop to a Vizio HDTV. Facts: 1-Vizio HDTV 2-Eee Asus laptop 3-Wireless HDMI connection via Nyrius Aries Prime capable of 1080p. I tried Fn/F8 and Microsoft (...
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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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Is it possible to create a bridge using a wireless to ethernet adapter?

I have a few cheap generic chinese routers.. I know wired bridge mode is possible because its an option in the settings.. But my question is if I buy a wi-fi to ethernet adapter and plug it in the ...
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Offline lan setup senario with wired to wireless to wired connection

I got a bunch of non-wireless PCs that need to access another PC in another room. Is it possible to setup a LAN with something like this?: PC1-----wired----router1------wireless------router2---wired---...
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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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Issue with WiFi bridging via WDS - worked once but fail now

Router Model: TP-Link Archer C7 Hardware Version: V5 Firmware Version: 1.0.3 I want to have truly mobile Internet connectivity and I want to use Archer C7 (AC1750) as a bridge to my main router (IP: ...
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How to block specific IP traffic from a bridged device to Windows 10

Im trying to block a remote ip via Windows firewall. In Windows 10 looks like haven't access to the blocked ip (Correct), but on device connected via bridge allows the access to the blocked IP (Wrong)....
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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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Debugging intermittent ping timeouts on a home network with a Raspberry Pi as wireless bridge

This is the schematic of my home network: ROUTER1 ROUTER2 WAN: Internet LAN: 192.168.1.1/24 WLAN: main-wifi-2.4 (802.11n) main-wifi-5 (...
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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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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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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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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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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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How do I setup my Asus RP-AC68U in express way?

I have two Asus devices, the RT-AC66U and the RP-AC68U. I have setup the RP as in the 2.4GHz Express Way setup so that I can extend my 5GHz network and hopefully use the RP's LAN ports for some other ...
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Route to internet via secondary wireless network?

Is there any consumer wireless routers that would support the following: Main router, which I connect servers to via wire and provides wireless access. It is connected, by wire, to another router, ...
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Setup bridge network connection for windows guest hosted by VM Fusion

I have windows 10 running as guest on a VM fusion service version 8.5.8. The windows system has the latest VM tools installed. To setup the connection i select auto detect on Bridge connections but ...
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Bridge network using wifi hotspot

How to create a bridge between my wifi hotspot and LAN connection. What I want-: I am in university they give limited internet speed per IP. When I created a hotspot from my Linux or Windows laptop ...
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Ubuntu VirtualBox

I've been having a hard time connecting my Ubuntu server to the WiFi. Here's the situation. I have a windows 10 as host and the Ubuntu as guest in virtaualbox and I istablished a connection between ...