For questions on connecting devices together so that they can communicate with each other, as well as questions on networking equipment such as routers and switches.

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My Ip Address - Windows Vista - ipconfig : Cant find my ip address

If I type in ipconfig I don't get my IP Address.I get other values but not my IP address.My Computer:Windows VistaADSL router (for few computers)My IP is temporary - each time that I connect ...
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Windows XP doesn't like small subnets?

This totally sounds like a bug to me, because my subnet mask and IP address should be valid by all accounts.My ISP has assigned me a fixed IP address of 65.110.7.20, with a subnet mask of 255.255....
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Bonjour for Windows vs. SMB for printer sharing

My landlord would like to print to her printer connected to her Mac from Windows machines in her house. (I'm unsure of what versions of windows, but I assume Vista or 7.) Looking at these docs ...
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Manually forcing TCP connection to retry

I have a TCP connection (SSH session to some computer for example)Network suddenly goes down and drops all packets (disconnected cable, out of range).TCP resends packets again and again, retrying ...
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How to connect to a Virtualbox guest from the host when network cable unplugged

I'd like to work offline (I'm flying to the US twice this month), to do this I need access to a linux development server.Update: After searching for a while, this is the same problem I'm ...
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Router behind Router--second router (and its clients) cannot be “seen” even after both routers are DMZ'd/Port forwarded

Couple of terminology I guess I should get out of the way for consistency's sake throughout the post:External Router/Modem - SMC 8014WG - External IP 173.32.144.134 - Internal IP 192.168.0.1...
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Transferring NMap scans between machines

Anyone know if its possible to halt a running nmap scan and for another scan on a different machine to 'pick up where it left off'?
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How does NMap decide to print a progress line?

Checking a larger subnet than I normally do; mapping out a cluster suite in a university for a traffic mapping project (permission attained), and I was wondering something. NMap usually prints its ...
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How are you supposed to NAT with Snow Leopard Server mini with only 1 ethernet port?

How are you supposed to NAT with Snow Leopard Server mini with only 1 ethernet port?
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what makes a printer a printer in a network?

I am scanning a network using nmap. I assume that this network has copy machines and printers with IP addresses. Is there a way I can differentiate the regular computers from the printers? nmap can ...
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Windows 7 - Windows XP - sharing - why isn't working?

This is seems to be "hardware" and not "software" / "programming" question, but I need to use this share in my programs, so it is "close to programming".We had an XP based wireless network.The ...
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I thought the mac mini server also serves as a wifi router?

I just bought a snow leopard mac mini server, everything came as a bundle pretty nice. The snow leopard server software preinstalled on the mac mini too. Only thing I'm not sure about is does this ...
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How to prepare WiFi for an on-stage demo?

Today at WWDC, Steve Jobs gave his keynote and ended up having a failure on-stage when connecting to WiFi. Google had a similar issue a few weeks ago in the same conference center. Please reference ...
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fedora, dhcpd fails to start

History: I got a tiny shiny plugserver which I want to plug to my ADSL router (or however you want to call it) on one end (eth0), and the other end (eth1) I want to run a dhcp server for my LAN. ATM I ...
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Install McAfee And Nod32

I have a computer with windows XP service pack 3 as an operating system.This computer is in a network with McAfee update server.This server will install and update McAfee client in all computers in ...

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