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Questions tagged [wireless-router]

A device that allows access to the Internet or computer network without the need for a wired connection.

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Netgear r8000 - 5Ghz network dropped

I've just purchased a Netgear R8000 router. First thing I did is to upgrade its firmware to the latest version. I have turned on the two 5 GHz networks and enabled the SmartConnect functionality. I ...
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Router Config IP Rejected

I'm currently using a D-Link DIR-601 router, and up until now, I have had very few problems with it. I've connected to the router control panel before using the IP 192.168.0.1. However, sometimes I ...
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Use router as external high powered Wi-Fi adapter

I need a powerful external Wi-Fi adapter for a couple of days. I heard that some types of router support this mode, allowing me to connect the router to my notebook and just use it as an external Wi-...
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Why do my access points get disconnected randomly

I have a main wireless router which is provided by my broadband company. It had no problem but as the wireless could not cover the whole house I added two new routers which are connected by cable to ...
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Connecting secondary router rises ping of whole network

I have a simple internet setup with 150 Mb/s and 10-20 ping when working correctly, but when connecting a specific secondary router, the ping rises to 100-120 ms. Download/upload speeds aren't badly ...
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Router keeps rebooting every 3-5 minutes after plugging in Samsung M2070 printer through ethernet port

Router Model: TP-LINK, TD-W9970 Printer: Samsung M2070. I have already tested out why the router keeps rebooting and I found out that connecting the printer via the Ethernet cable is causing this ...
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Slow wireless speeds with WiFi card

Using Linksys Gigabit AC5400/EA9500 router with Intel AC7260 Very similar issue with this post Context here: I'm running into the exact same problem as per the link above. However, I did turn my ...
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How can I adjust my router to allow my ISP's full speed?

My ISP advertises 100+ Mbps download speeds. I have only been getting about 25 Mbps, so I contacted a support agent and was told that if I'm connecting through a router, there might be something ...
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How can i connect a Wireless Computer to my Local Area Network

How can I connect a Wireless Computer to my Local Area Network? I have no idea how to do this but here is my current setup: 14 Computers on the same network 192.168.1.xx 1 Wireless Computer ...
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How to configure Netgear WGR614v9 as a Wireless Repeater (without a physical cable)

I have a Binatone wifi router acting as my base station: Model: Binatone WR1500N2 LAN Port MAC Address 0C:D2:B6:37:02:F6 IP Address 192.168.0.1 DHCP ON IP Subnet Mask 255.255.255.0 I have a ...
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Iptables rules seem to be missing packets?

On my home network (192.168.1.0/24), I am trying to use iptables to silently clone all wifi TCP/UDP traffic to/from my Xbox One to my Windows 10 desktop, for packet sniffing via Wireshark. Due to ...
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How do I isolate WiFi on second router from LAN on first router while providing internet through first router?

resources: Buffalo router with DD-WRT, new Comcast Xfi Gateway connections: Alexa devices, Chinese big screen TVs, android TV PCs, laptops, tablets, cell phones, PCs objective: untrusted devices use ...
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TP-Link TL-WR740N WiFi speed issue

My ISP gives a speed of 30Mbps upload and download. I have hooked up the Ethernet cable directly to my laptop and I am getting the promised speed. Now when I connect using the router (a TP-Link TL-...
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D-Link 2640u Router unfortunately update wrong firmware

I have this Dink router: DSL-2640U HW Veer: C2 FW Veer: ME_2.01 I had tried to update firmware to this Indian firmware but it was not compatible with my modem (it's for C4 version). I've seen a ...
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How to accss Router and Devices (Raspberry Pi) Connected to it over DDNS?

I am current network setup as follows. My Tenda D303 ADSL2+/3G Modem Router have internet connectivity using Dlink 3G USB Dongle using mobile SIM Card. The Tenda Router is connected to Raspberry Pi ...
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How do I configure a Router without a WAN Port to connect to the Internet?

I'm in a dorm room where they only provide us with a single Ethernet cable. I have this TP-Link Modem/Router which has no WAN ports on it and I'm wondering if there is a clever way of using it as a ...
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No Internet Connection on using Buffalo WHR-G300N

I have used the Buffalo WHR-G300N over 2 years while I will use it for connecting all of my devices to Internet @ home. However, two days ago, I have the issue that the router suddenly disconnected ...
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How can I set up multiple networks inside an Asus AIMesh network?

I'm new to subnetting/VLANs and am looking to set up a second network inside my existing wifi mesh to isolate lees-then-secure devices like cheap Chinese IP cameras and a WiFi Instant Pot from my ...
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OpenWRT on WRT3200ACM not assigning DCHP addresses on one interface

I'm running OpenWRT 18.06.1 on a Linksys WRT3200ACM. The device has four antennae and shows three Atheros interfaces: an nac, a bgn, and a bgnac (in that order). The first interface works like a champ,...
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Getting 'Access Denied' on multiple websites

As the title says, I am getting an 'Access Denied' message on multiple websites. The exact message is: Access Denied You don't have permission to access "website name" on this server. The ...
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I cant detect my TP-LINK router after windows 10 update

Before Windows 10 update, I was able to detect my TP-LINK Router but after the updates, I can no longer see my TP-LINK Router in the Wi-Fi list. Everybody else in my network can detect this router ...
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Huawei HG8245H MAC Address Change (Clone)

My last router had an option to clone/change my router's MAC Address (did this in order to change my public IP Address for x,y,z reasons) On this specific router "Huawei HG8245H"(which is a 2in1 ...
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Network Discovery is Turned Off, But still visible from other computer

I'm connected to the Wifi here in our office so my laptop is visible on the network of the other computers and I wanted to be hidden that is why I turned-off all the stuffs in the advanced sharing ...
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Is the WRT54G limited at ~20 Mbps on the switch <-> uplink traffic?

I have an old WRT54G which I wanted to reuse. The uplink is 100/100 Mbps but I only get about 20-30 Mbps between a wired device (laptop, RPi) connected to a switch port and Internet (when testing on ...
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no internet access on guest SSID on netgear WNR2000 router

I have a WNR2000v2 Netgear router that I want to put on our company's network. My boss wanted me to set up two SSIDs, one is for guests and the other is for employees. He wanted the guest wireless ...
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Trying to create one home network so all my devices can talk to each other

I have one home router and recently started working from home so I was required to get a new (static) line from my ISP for this. My home router (Line 1 from ISP) needs to stay due to the location and ...
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How to setup a dir-615 d-ink router as slave router with firmware 20.05

I have, for a while now, used this video as my guide to setting up d-link routers as slave routers for wi-fi aplification on my parents place (they have a remote bbq area that fails to get reception ...
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Why does my computer detect all wifi networks but not my home network?

I have a rather peculiar problem with my Lenovo M30-70 80h8 notebook, which runs on Windows 8.1. The computer does not detect my home wifi network (unless a repeater is used), but it detects all other ...
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Bridge two routers

I have two routers and I want to extend my Wi-Fi range. First router: TP-Link AC1750 directly connected to cable modem (192.168.11.1) SSID is main_router DHCP is enabled Second router: TP-Link TL-...
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Wireless routers as Access point using LAN-LAN but no connectivity through other LAN ports, and wifi works

I have followed every single step given in following page of DD-WRT page to setup a wireless access point. http://www.dd-wrt.com/wiki/index.php/Wireless_Access_Point I have a belkin G router and a ...
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Archer C60 TP Link refuses connectio

I got a brand new Archer C60 from TP-Link and it refuses a connection to 192.168.0.1 after I reset it. It always redirects to 192.168.0.1:8080 and then refuses any connection. The firmware version ...
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Connecting two routers with separate internet connections(WAN)

Please refer to the figure above. I need machine Y (my personal computer) to be able to connect to machine X (a Raspberry Pi server). I have full control over Router A and B and both routers have Wifi ...
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Trying to connect an IP camera to my school's network

For a school face recognition project, I bought a DLINK DCS-5000L IP Camera. I had the staff - theoretical - approval beforehand, but now that I am trying to install it, they are making it more ...
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New Router: Unable to download images from Instagram and WhatsApp [closed]

We've set up a new router at home and most websites apart from images and videos on Instagram and WhatsApp don't load. As an example, I identified that I am unable to load this URL from my router: ...
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DD-WRT and Chromecast: default WLAN to LAN bridge blocks UDP?

I have DD-WRT running in gateway mode on a DIR-615 I1. I've updated to the newest available build. Chromecast is a wireless-only device, for those unfamiliar. The device has been set up and ...
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Bridging two wireless routers with only one having WDS capability

I have an unusual situation I suspect and hoping for some help I have two routers. Router A is a standard ADSL 2 router setup with wireless on BT broadband in the UK (Home hub 5 I believe). With ...
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Asus RT-AC66U_B1 Port forwarding not working only port 8443 is open?

i have an Asus RT-AC66U I just tried port forwarding port 9 and some other ports then I was going to https://portchecker.co/check to check if the ports where open witch there were not?? I also have ...
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Unable to connect to FTP server using Filezilla with router in-between

While connecting to my web server using filezilla, i am getting this error: Status: Resolving address of ftp.mysite.org.in Status: Connecting to 199.199.199.18:21... Status: Connection established, ...
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How to make a WiFi hotspot connection always in the Work or Home firewall profile?

I am using my Android phone as WiFi hotspot. Each day when I start my WiFi hotspot in my mobile, it creates a new connection and then it connects with my laptop's WiFi connection. Each day I need to ...
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Port-forwarding in router ZTE ZXHN F660: hidden settings

In my company, we have a ZTE ZXHN F660 router, and we need to do a port-forwarding to access a DB allocated in one of our machines through public IP. We have login into router admin page (visit ...
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cannot connect wireless to openwrt

I am using a modem at bridge mode and WDR3600 as openwrt router. .I have a cable from modems LAN to WDRs WAN and a cable from WDR to pc. I have connection via cable. From 192.168.1.1 when I select to ...
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How to install TeamViewer on OpenWRT or LEDE?

There is no automatic IPK package for OPKG installation so it can't be installed like other distributions like debian or ubuntu. My router has VGA port. I only need Teamviewer functionality to login ...
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Unbrick Tenda W1801R router

I have been running Tomato v132 on my Tenda W1801R router and few days ago, I decided to update to the latest firmware. After flashed with v140, it worked fine for a few days. Then all of a sudden, ...
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Port binding and how to use it when setting up a secondary router

I am trying to understand what my WAN settings should be and how my ports should be bound for the following setup: Context: I have a main router (let’s call this "sky") on the first floor, but the ...
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Secondary D-Link DIR 600 Connects via Ethernet, but not via Wireless

I'm running an old D-Link DIR 600 v. B2 as a secondary router for a VPN connection. I'm in the Philippines and my primary router is a cellular router called a SmartBro LTE Home. It has a single ...
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Turning on DHCP when main router goes down

Our shared internet network goes down when our friend who pays for a unlimited LTE plan leaves. His phone is essentially the main router. However, recently we decided to create a local network aswell. ...
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wifi ssid not showing

I bought a new router(Netgear WNR614). And I am having some weird problems. SSID is broadcasted and showing fine on all android phones. It is not showing on my laptop (Win 10). When I connect ...
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I have a router running DD-WRT, plus a modem/router running OpenWAG. How can I automatically send a request every time my external IP address changes?

I have a Linksys WRT54GL with DD-WRT installed, and Linksys WAG200G with OpenWAG. I want to send a wget request to a specific server that will automatically update my ip in their records, every-time ...
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Can my ISP see what I'm downloading off my second router?

I have a second router(one I purchased from best buy) attached to the ISP's default router (one they provided) Can the ISP see what I download off of the second router? Or can they only directly see ...
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Can ISP see name resolution when i use OpenDNS or Cloudflare DNS?

I used OpenVPN tunneling for privacy from my ISP for a long time now. But recently ive run into an issue where my DNS over the VPN goes to the wrong internal IP. So I've decided to not block outside ...