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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Latency on a domain workstation when accessing a network share

This is the first time I've ever posted a question on any blog, but I'm at my wits end. I have a domain with about 50 users. I have one system that when trying to access a file share on a server in ...
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The WSUS administration console was unable to connect to the WSUS Server via the remote API

I'm trying to implement WSUS on the school's server to reduce load on our outgoing internet connection. After installing it and running into an issue (no clients would register) and rebooting the ...
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Sharing a Windows folder with a Mac computer through a network

I have a Windows computer (which has the files I want to share) that is inside a domain. I want to share a folder on the Windows computer with a Mac that is outside of the domain but on the same ...
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Ethernet camera causing network driver buffer trashing / memory congestion?

We are running a high-res camera on a reserved, single 1Gb Ethernet port, connected to a Windows 10 machine. We let the camera run on Auto-triggering and so it takes and sends images as fast as it can ...
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Does the ARP standard forbid a switch to answer for another machine?

Consider a setup, where there are 2 switches with some devices behind each of them. They have the same sub net, so a broadcast goes to both parts of the network. |PC1|PC2|PC3|||Switch1| ...
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Never used Cloudflare - where is Cloudflare error message coming from?

I am trying to understand why we are getting a Cloudlare error when we've never used Cloudflare.We have a Peplink 210 which has two WAN ports and serves as our firewall and router. One WAN port ...
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Not able to route between bridges

i have a virtual machine with 2 network interfaces (eth0 and eth1). Each interfaces is connected to a different bridge so i can connect eth0 to another virtual machine and eth1 to my physical ethernet....
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Using wired LAN for printer and wireless for internet

I have a small office, used one day a week, that does not have internet, so everyone connects using their phone as hot spots. We have a printer everyone needs to share. I want to set up the printer ...
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Windows host hotspot with website

I apologize if this has already been asked but I couldn't find it.I would like to use my windows 10 computer as a hotspot where all requests (like a McDonald's login page) redirect to a website also ...
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Laptop's network adapter connecting at 100 Mbps instead of 1 Gbps

Some weird stuff started happening with my wife's laptop. Instead of 1 Gbps she was getting before, at some point of time, she started getting 100 Mbps.It's not a problem with router nor it is a ...
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my Windows 8.1 need to set static IP when connect to wireless

I have only one Windows 8.1 PC at home. When it connects to wireless and set it to get IP automatically, it can get IP but no internet accessible, and if I set it as static IP(I specify the static IP ...
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Prevent Nintendo Switch From Accessing Internet [on hold]

Downloading system or game updates to the Nintendo Switch can result in the irreversible removal of glitches in certain games (i.e., Frog Jump in Super Mario Odyssey). I want a way to guard against ...
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simple network setup on kali

i am trying to learn to use kali linux.i installed it on vmware and installed win7 32bits and win xp s1 to make 2 host only networks..i struggled with udev to properly name my network interfaces..i ...