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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how to telnet to modem router TP-LINK td-w8151n and mac filtering wlan

I'm logged in to my modem router tp link td-w8151n, using telnet command.and i want to apply mac filtering and add some devices, how do i have to do this?i had read this command reference but i have ...
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Debian and TP-Link Archer T2UH ( AC600 ) - unable to change back MAC address

I changed MAC address on my TP-Link Archer T2UH ( AC600 ) running on my Debian 9.3 via iwpriv ra0 e2p 04=MAC_SEG1iwpriv ra0 e2p 06=MAC_SEG2iwpriv ra0 e2p 08=MAC_SEG3Unfortunately, I'm not able ...
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Slow Download - fast upload on cable and wifi

So I'm having this issue with the really slow download speed and very fast download speed over cable and wifi. The network topology is the following: Provider router and FO media converter (PON-TECH ...
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Intrusion Detection System hardware requirement for a home user [on hold]

I'm new to network securityI have an old computer I'd like turn into an IDS (Linux using Snort IDS) to monitor my home wireless network. Problem is, what hardware do I need to be able to sniff all ...
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Unable to obtain IP address from Mesh(Bridge Mode)

Router: WRT3200ACM (DNSMasq DHCP Server)Firmware: OpenWRTWiFi AP: 1 - 5GhzMesh: Velop (2 Pack) [Bridge Mode]WiFi AP: 2Ghz, 5GhzDevice: S8+Problem:Having connected to Velop's AP once, and ...
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Is it possible that a lower level network can provide IP addresses for the higher level network? And how to prevent that?

Sorry for my obscure title, I don't have much knowledge about networking. So today I got a really strange problem with my network, it's like this:My network:From Internet → my Wi-Fi router → "black ...
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Operate 2 wlan systems on windows 10

I have buildt my own IOT Hub like application. There are a multitude of ESP microcontrolers, which are sending sensor data to a server. This server is taking the data and storing it to a database.So ...
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Connecting switch to WiFi router but wireless?

I have in house ( so no enterprise solutions :D ) 16port switch to that switch is connected 10 devices via LAN.Than in other part of the house there is Wifi router ( classic asus wifi 2.4Ghz/5Ghz ...
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One more version of the download speed mystery

There are several question here about low download speeds but I could not find quite similar one to my case.Here is a riddle for you.Using TP-Link's TL-WR841HP router. I have a 30 Mbit/s package. ...
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I want a USB-Wifi dongle that supports Miracast [on hold]

I currently have a 150MBps dongle that supports miracast, but I can't use it because it's too slow and the image often lags/breaks. So I am looking for a better dongle that will allow me to miracast....
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WiFi upload doesn't work for the home router and laptop & android devices

All home devices are able to connect to the router, surf the web, chat in messengers. However, when one tries to send (upload) e.g. an image or another file bigger than few Kb, it stuns and shows as ...
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why choose bluetooth over wifi-direct for an ad-hoc-network

I always thought, that wifi opposed to bluetooth is mostly used to connect to a hotspot and that most desktop wifi chips lack the possibility to use them as a wifi hotspot (while its no problem with ...
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Playstation 4 Slim and Sony BDV-N8100W Wifi Issue

I have a PlayStation 4 Slim, latest software update. PS4 is connected wirelessly to Google Wifi. Networking is all good up to this point.On the same spot, I have a Sony BDV-N8100W (Blu-ray, 5.1 ...
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Improving Dell Desktop wifi range

I bought a new Dell Inspirion 3668 and noticed the wifi signal is very weak. It is only able to handle one tab while browsing at a time and is roughly 20 ft from the router. Is there anything that ...
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How to assign static ip to devices connecting over wifi using Network Manager?

I have several devices connected to my wifi, and I need to assign them a static ip address, but NetworkManager gives them sometimes different ip addresses. I tried adding a file in /etc/network/if-up....

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