Questions tagged [wireless-networking]

Also known as WiFi. This tag should be used when asking home WiFi networking questions or connecting your personal computer to a public network. Questions about enterprise or corporate wireless networks are off topic.

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Win 10 internet connection is horrible

msi b450 gaming plus max board, ryzen 3 3100 cpu, Intel(R) ax200 wifi 6 wireless card I have tried all the cmd netsch commands, renew ip, full network reset, reseting my router, deleting and ...
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How do I redirect a url on a hotspot Wi-fi on Linux

I need to redirect a URL (example.com) to another URL (127.0.0.1) without seeing that it was redirect, like the /etc/hosts file, but it doesn't work when I connect with another device to the Wi-Fi, it ...
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how to control bandwidth in router? [closed]

what are the things to put in these steps in order to make bandwidth control? IP protocol version: direction: protocol: Source IP address: Source subnet mask: Destination IP address: Destination ...
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Networks in VMs

I've had a lot of issues with my virtual box i think its because i don't understand the concepts well enough of networking or VMs. Problem: So i was trying to connect my host machine and VM with ...
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Connecting a Wi-Fi repeater to a captive portal Wi-Fi

I just moved in a student residence, and internet is provided by Wifirst. It's an open Wi-Fi but I have to connect through a portal each month. I use Arduinos for my studies and a Google Chromecast, ...
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How to use WSL2 without requiring internet connection?

My setup on WSL2 works fine when connected to Internet connection (Wifi). The setup being, me able to run adb devices, launching firefox, code editors like Android Studio from inside WSL2 (using ...
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Use wireless card gateway for the ethernet card?

An ubuntu rasperry pi and an ubuntu desktop laptop are linked to a standalone switch. Also the laptop has access to the internet through the wireless card. Can the ethernet card send requests through ...
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How to connect 2 routers to extend wifi range

I have 2 D-Link (DIR-605L) routers. I have my main router at one corner of my house and so I am getting a very weak signal at the other end of house. But I have an additional unused router of same ...
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Can ping, but cant connect to openvpn server

Goal: force all traffic through VPN only. Client: Windows in VMware VPN: OpenVPN I delete the 0.0.0.0 route in Windows. I make a persistent route to the OpenVPN server with my LAN the gateway (192.168....
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2 routers, IP range changed on main one. unable to access 2nd one anymore

I'm having an issue with my home network. I'm a software dev but have somewhat limited network knowledge. I always used my own router to provide internet to my home network but, last year, I "...
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I have 2 DHCP servers on same network, I have to do dhcp release on secondary AP to connect to the main router

I have a main router from ISP - 192.168.1.1, dhcp enabled, range 33-127. I have connected a secondary router(tp link) as an AP - 192.168.1.2, dhcp enabled, range 128-254. Why ? because when i disable ...
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WiFi works on phone but not on PC [closed]

So we got a big problem at home this afternoon. All of a sudden, all PCs had an internet outage but it was just alright on everyone's phone. The laptops run Windows 10 which says it's "connected&...
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TL-WR820N connected to my my router

I checked my router's DHCP for ip's issued to devices. and there two unknown devices connected to my router with same name "TL-WR820N" I searched the name online its a router. can someone ...
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How to isolate a WAP (WiFi router) from the internet, but not the LAN?

// This is my first foray into actually asking a question on stack-exchange, if I have erred in location or protocol please let me know! Basic Problem: I am trying to set up a Wifi router in an ...
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Do I need to worry about GMC/CDMA unlocked phones if I’m only using 4G/5G? [closed]

Recently I’ve been looking for a used phone online. When searching for “unlocked” phones, I’m noticing there’s two different types of unlocked phones. Some phones being sold say they are unlocked for ...
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How to check which device is plugged to CNVi

Lately, I had problems with connecting to 5Ghz wifi, therefore I wanted to check version of my wifi card for further research. However instead of getting one, I could only find the version of CNVi ...
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Managed Routers, and Internet Connectivity Options for them

I have a home lab (just a dell server as of now) that I'm looking to upgrade with a Managed Switch and Router for 2 reasons, Inter-VLAN Routing, and Internet. I can find affordable managed switches, ...
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How Does a Computer Initially Connect to a Router / Network

If I have a computer with a network card, it will have a MAC address and a localhost IP of 127.0.0.1. So how does a computer with a network card discover routers and connect to them initially? I ...
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Monitoring connection to wifi router [closed]

I want to figure out where I should place my wifi router. Is there an app that monitors desktop to wifi connection quality in real time so I can just walk around/hold it up/down near a wall etc to see ...
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I named identically 5GHz SSID on my router. Will it roam automatically?

I have a router with both 2.4GHz an 5GHz bands (Xiaomi Redmi AC2100). I burned it with OpenWRT and named both radio0 and radio1 with the same name (initially they were named "something" and &...
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Will getting a new router speed up my WiFI?

I got a notice from Xfinity that my speed had been increased from 600 Mbps to 800 Mbps so I checked my modem and realized that in only handled speeds of up to 300 Mbps so I just ordered a new one (a ...
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Delay between DHCP Renew and ACK, should I call provider?

Recently my home network has been working badly. All I have is a router, Tenda AC10U. The provider is giving me a dynamic IP address. (JUMP BELOW FOR TL;DR) Long story short, lately I would often get &...
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TP Link MR6400 to extend wifi connectivity of main router

I have a Fiber (ftth) connection and the main router is Net Link (HG323), before that I used TPLink MR6400 with 4G sim. So is there a way to share the connection from Net Link router to MR6400, Since ...
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From where is Wi-Fi signal transmitted when replacing 4G router antenna with outdoor antenna?

I use a 4G LTE router. It provides an internet connection to my PC and is connected via LAN My iPhone is connected to it via Wi-Fi. I am thinking about using an outdoor antenna to boost my internet ...
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qualcomm atheros qca9377 вылетает каждые 5 минут код ошибки 10. windows 10 x64

(From Google Translate) Hello everyone. My problem is that the Internet (WiFi) is turned off. But the catch is that when you are on the internet, everything seems to be normal. And as soon as you ...
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High ping every 10 seconds on Windows when using LightScreen

I'm on Windows 10. My wifi network is experiencing high ping every 10 seconds. For example, here I am pinging my router: ping 192.168.10.1 -t Reply from 192.168.10.1: bytes=32 time=1215ms TTL=64 ...
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PC internet connection goes offline intermittently, but always comes back online when I turn on my cell phone

Intermittently, my internet connection will terminate (I get the yellow exclamation point icon in my system tray). When this happens, I can consistently bring it back online every time by turning on ...
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How to force windows to use IPv4 Ethernet connection [duplicate]

So I was wondering why windows is prefering my crappy wifi connection over my ethernet and it had nothing to do with interface metric. It turns out that my ethernet doesn't support IPv6 but my Wifi ...
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how to ssh on same network that is not connected physically

note my server has no WiFi so I've to use USB tethering for internet I can able to ssh to my server if my other device is physically connected to my server i.e) usb tethering. (My other device is ...
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WiFi modem with outgoing traffic firewall

So here is the problem- I have a compromised macbook, seems that reinstalling the whole system doesn’t work, as what’s there inside is deeper then OS level. I need a device, that acts as a wifi modem (...
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RFKILL: Cannot bring my wifi interface UP

So today when I turned on my thinkpad (T420) for some strange reason, NetworkManager wasn't working. Upon further inspection I found that the wifi interface wasn't up, which is odd considering ...
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How can I check for radar on 5 GHz DFS channels?

I had set a 5 GHz Wi-Fi AP to use DFS channels and it didn't go well. To understand whether this was due to getting signals from privileged sources (i.e. radar), I'd like to have a way to listen for ...
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My laptop seems to have issues with the new router

We just installed a new optical modem/router/ap, and it doesn’t like my laptop. At first I thought it was a dns problem because the default dns server was the router itself, but after changing to 8.8....
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How do I connect my laptop(mobile hotspot) and my desktop(mobile USB tethering)? Can I do a LAN without ethernet cable?

How do I connect my laptop (which is using the internet from my mobile hotspot) and my desktop (Which is using internet from same mobile USB tethering)? Can we do a LAN? I need to share files between ...
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Wireless card not detected?

I have a new laptop and sometimes the network card works and sometimes it doesn't. The wifi can be perfectly fine but even if the current wifi is disconnect for 2 seconds, there is no wifi to the ...
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Will my network performance improve by moving my guest network to my home router?

I'm trying to understand the performance implications of two alternative WiFi configuration scenarios: Scenario 1: Home network on router A Guest network on router B Scenario 2: Home network on ...
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Extremely bad WiFi signal on one laptop - why?

I have a 2.4 GHz WT3020 router with OpenWRT supplying WiFi for all my devices at home (4 in total). All of them get great signal and low ping, except for one laptop (Dell Precision 7540, running ...
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Changing Interface Metric does not make ethernet have precedence over Wireless

So I have been trying to do this for over 2 days now and I am on the verge of giving up. Basically, I need 2 connections, the Ethernet and Wifi to be enabled at the same time. However, each time I do ...
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SSL_ERROR_SYSCALL on one particular wifi on windows

When I try to connect my windows 10 pc to my wifi and make a curl request I get the following error - curl -iv 'https://www.google.com/' \ * Trying 142.250.182.196:443...="99", "...
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How to Isolate repeater's Network from primary network?

I have a TP-Link router (Using as wireless range repeater/extender {Model: Archer C20}) . I want to isolate this repeater's network from the primary router. The primary router is of syrotech brand (...
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LAN (Wi-Fi): Cannot ping android to pc and vice-versa, but pc to pc works

I have 2 independent routers(each with its own WAN). All my devices have the same static IPs with these routers. Router 1 gateway 192.168.1.1, Router 2 gateway 192.168.1.100 I connected these 2 ...
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How does msftconnecttest.com/redirect work?

I just wondered how exactly msftconnecttest.com/redirect works. Is this feature built into every router? How else would a link redirect you to a login page if you first need to login to resolve the ...
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When connected via VPN with Cisco to my University I am non online

I am home and I have 2 laptops. Both have the most recent Cisco Anyconnect version. They are both connected via wifi to the same network and they both have Windows 10. On one laptop when I connect to ...
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Why does every channel appear twice in my WiFi tool?

My router (Linksys Velop Intelligent Mesh WiFi) seems to always duplicate every channel with a matching unnamed channel. When I use a WiFi tool, I see my channels as expected, but also for each one ...
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Why are my disabled networks still interfering?

As near as I can tell (using tools like WiFi Explorer) disabling my Comcast router's xfininti/XFINITY hotspot(s) only hides them. The antennas appear to still be on (the MAC addresses associated with ...
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Windows PC Can't Detect Home Wifi

My fresh formatted Windows 10 PC, can't able to detect my Home wifi though it listing other available wifi networks that belong to my neighbors. Though occasionally I can able to connect to my wifi ...
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No internet connection in an unorthodox situation

Couple of years ago, I somehow created the two-router connection at my home. It was necessary since no matter of the main router's position, there's no way it could cover the whole flat. That's why I ...
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Null Supervisory, Receiver not Ready on WiFi network: what does it mean?

When sniffing with tcpdump on my home network with a Debian box I get broadcast packets like this one within minutes from WiFi devices: 11:03:06.976812 34:8a:7b:d9:6c:64 > ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff Null ...
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Wlan0 nonexistent and unable to detect and connect to wifi

I am dual-booting on Windows 10 and arch linux. Currently when I run ip link, only loop and the ethernet interface appears and seems like wlan0 is nonexistent. Linux-firmware installed already, ...
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Huawei Router behind a Mobile Company

So, I have a problem. I bought a Huawei Router from a Hungarian Telekom provider. This router has a sim card in it. When I type whatsmyip I get one IP address, but the address of the router (WAN IP) ...

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