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

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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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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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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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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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MAC address filtering not working through range extender

I have TP-Link TL-ER604W router wih MAC filtering enabled, allowing only clients from the list. I also have a TP-Link TL-WA850RE range extender in WDS mode.The trouble is, when a client connects to ...
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How to configure network for seamless access between two access points

So hopefully someone can tell me what I need to do for this setup.We had our house wired, and while that's been great there's been a niggling problem with our Plex server and our desktops.Our ...
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Setting up a wireless bridge/repeater to remote access point

I have a ubiquiti repeater that used to be used to forward my wireless providers signal through an obstruction to my router. I finally ran a cable from my receiver dish to my router for better whole ...
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home network wifi packet monitoring solution

My goal is to be able to capture all packets on my home network. Every packet generated by a local machine or received from the Internet. (No, I'm not trying to spy on anyone. This is my home network ...
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Why can't I connect Alexa smart home devices to my (Dual Band) 2.4GHz setting?

Have spoken with TWC router folks, and Amazon. Dual Band router 2.4 &5, SSID names are different, the 2.4GHz is SSID DDWxxxxx and the 5GHz is distinguished by a -5G. I thought perhaps enabling AP ...
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Route to internet via secondary wireless network?

Is there any consumer wireless routers that would support the following: Main router, which I connect servers to via wire and provides wireless access. It is connected, by wire, to another router, ...
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how to configure zero shell netbalancer with a wireless and a Ethernet connection?

I have two internet connections. one is from ethernet and another is from wifi.I want to use both connections simultaneously as a failover to each other. I am using zero shell in Raspberry Pi.Zero ...
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How do I choose a wireless card? [closed]

I'm experiencing disconnects from my wireless network which my administrator claims is due to a poor wireless card in my laptop (currently a Qualcomm Atheros AR9485WB-EG if relevant). My laptop is ...
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Access Router (ZyXeL) through wifi

I'm on a wifi to a ZyXeL-router. If I use traceroute 8.8.8.8 then I can confirm that the IP for the gateway is 192.168.1.1. If I go to a browser and type: http://192.168.1.1 then it's says that the ...
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I cannot ping from my laptop to my desktop and vice-versa but can ping my smartphone

I have a router Netgear Nighthawk Model # R7000. Its web interface gives me this information:In the "Internet Setup" of router:Internet IP Address is Get Dynamically from ISP Domain Name Server (...
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LG G3: How can its name show as Device Name on the router when connected?

I have a router Netgear Nighthawk Model # R7000. It has a Wireless network (2.4 GHz b/g/n) setup whose name (SSID) is SRH-NETGEAR and security is WPA2-PSK [AES].I have a LG G3 phone whose name is ...
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How to bridge 802.1x wifi network with a router that provides WPA2 Personal WiFI AP?

I work in an environment that uses 802.1x WiFi network that uses client certificates. I am looking for a creative solution that makes this WiFi network accessible to devices that can understand WPA2 ...
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Will a legacy device slow down a MU-MIMO network?

We've recently upgraded our router to the Asus RT-AC86U, which supports MU-MIMO on the 5GHz band.With our previous SU-MIMO router, it was my understanding that one slow device (e.g. an old iPhone) ...
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how to achieve gigabit speeds on LAN + WIFI at home?

I recently upgraded internet in my small apartment (approx 750 square feet) to 1 gigabit down / 1 gigabit up service with Verizon FIOS.I currently have an ASUS RT-AC66R router with about 10 clients, ...
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Can I transform this VoIP box to become a wireless extender?

(I was redirected from Network Engineering)I have recently cancelled my internet phone and was wondering if it would be possible to turn the router, into a booster for my current LAN. It is already ...
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Changing the antennas on a consumer grade WiFi extender [duplicate]

I have a spare (e.g. 'expendable') Netgear EX6130 WiFi Extender and I have put it in my garage so I can get internet when I'm working out there. I've configured it the way I want and that all works ...
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How to see WAN password in GPON Home Gateway?

i have new Alcatel-Lucent router, which is installed by man from my ISP. When i see WAN settings, there is username and password stored there.I want to know that password. Can i reveal that ...
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Changing Wireless Mac Address

I have a tp-link wr1043nd wireless router and i just moved to a new location, and my router's address is still my old address.I understand that its Google's SSID mapping thing, but i tried this ...
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Wifi drops again after ‎2017-‎12-‎16 Windows 10 update

So, I installed Windows 10 update KB4054517, 2017-12-12 and Windows 10 update KB4058043, 2017-12-16 (which I suspect may be the culprit but I don't know) and at about that time Wi-Fi started dropping ...
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Upload a file in multiform with curl

I am trying to restore my DIR-615 router from DD-WRT back to the stock firmware.Here are the methods I've tried unsuccesfully :Using the Web Interface (with Firefox & with Chrome)Using the ...
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Reuse Actiontec MI424WR router as network bridge

I have an old router from when my family had Verizon FOIS that I'd like to be able to use as a network bridge/access point without connecting it to our current router with an Ethernet or coax cable. ...
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Connecting to a modem in bridged mode wireless

I've got a DSL modem configured in "bridged mode" with a wireless router initiating the login through the modem. The router's "Internet" port is wired to the modem's "LAN1" port.Is it possible to ...
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Proper search terms? hardwiring two wireless routers together, look like same network to devices

I have a wireless router at point of entry, on a property that has hardwired ethernet. I tried to configure some older wireless routers to appear like they are the same network so that devices wouldn'...
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How to create fake 8TB USB drive to test router [duplicate]

How to create fake capacity 8TB USB drive (fat32 ext4 or ntfs) to test router, if it does support external hdd with this capacity? My router is Xiaomi Router 3G.Using guide in post How is the ...
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WIFI protocol mismatch on 5GHz

Hardware involved: FritzBox 5490 and a Lumia 950XL smartphone (with Qualcomm Atheros AR6320)While beeing connected on the 5GHz band the router' webinterface reports using 802.11ac for the connection ...
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how to connect to dual band 802.11 ac in windows

I have seen a few posts on this topic but they are all from 3+ years ago so I am posting a new one.I have tried Googling but I am not having any luck. Either I am misunderstanding something or I'm ...
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Access a second router from a first one

I have a first router which is connected to the line and receives the internet signals then I have cables (RJ45) to connect to other computers, a switch as well as wifi.I have a second router ...
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Wireless ISP vs Bridge

I saw an old dual band wireless router Dlink DIR803 with gateway/Bridge/Wireless ISP options. The wireless setup shows options like AP/WDS/Client/AP+WDS and universal repeater mode. Is it possible for ...
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Can the chipset on router TL-WDR4300 be used for CSI data extraction

Wanted to clear some confusion. From the link : Atheros CSI Tool where it says,Atheros-CSI-Tool is built on top of ath9k, which is an open sourceLinux kernel driver supporting Atheros 802.11n ...
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Using two consumer routers, one for VPN

first post here. I’m a 20 year sysadmin with reasonable network chops but the setup of these open source flash projects for consumer routers leads to some wacky configuration, specifically how VLANs ...
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Home Router Network Connectivity Issues

I'm not entirely sure whether my question here is appropriate for this Stack Exchange site, but if there's one that's more appropriate, please let me know how to put my question there as well.So, ...
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Mobile devices getting external ip on wifi network

I have the following network configuration (I've simplified the network for pratical means): A cable modem with 2 wireless routers on cascade, sharing the same dhcp server (from router #1).Network ...
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Does one side with a strong WLan antenna help both clients?

In my appartment I don't have WiFi access in my bedroom. I don't want to setup further devices to increase my WiFi signal. Instead I was wondering if it would help to use a strong antenna + booster on ...
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Which router do I want to mimic or have the same feature as the Mobile Hotspot on Windows 10?

I'm in the UK using Public BT WiFi. I have many WiFi enabled devices which do not work with this WiFi because it uses a login page. My workaround is to connect my laptop to the BT WiFi, log in through ...
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Can a mobile broadband box (example link inside) be used as a network extender or a router?

For example, ones like these: https://shop.ee.co.uk/dongles/pay-monthly-mobile-broadband/gallery#Specifically, I want to the mobile broadband box to connect to a Public Wi-Fi and then create a ...
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Advice required for network setup including web server, air printer and external devices

I'm wondering if anyone can tell me if the following network setup will work as required, and if there are any watchouts/red flags to address.To start with, the requirements: 1) a main device ...
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Understanding router specs correctly?

I'm trying to better understand router specs.Let's say a user has 100Mbps speed from their ISP. If they have 2 devices attached via WiFi 802.11ac, it seems like AC1200 is more than adequate to meet ...
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practical disadvantages to using a computer as a wireless router?

My wireless router is an ASUS RT-N66U. It's having trouble achieving high speeds on my VPN. I'm thinking of routing all VPN traffic through my Mac Mini's ethernet via a desktop client and sharing ...
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How to control bandwidth using this modem?

I'm using this FIBERHOME AN5506-04-FG modem router in my house. I set only 5 device that can connect to the internet.But, I cannot set the speed/bandwith per device.There is QOS Control in the ...
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How can I set correct bitrate for my Qualcomm Atheros AR93xx Wireless Network Adapter?

As per question I just bought Qualcomm Atheros AR93xx Wireless Network Adapter, specifically TP-LINK TL-WDN4800 N900 - which should reach 450 Mbps.I'm running on kernel Linux scv 4.10.0-40-generic #...
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Ask a user to do an action before connecting to a Wifi router

Is there a way or a router that can ask every new user to do an action before connecting to the router, for example watching an ad video or filling a form ?
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Win10 Wifi not connecting unless 1st connecting to something else

Had a strange one, could not connect to my usual Wifi router with Win10 32bit, and although it showed the router (SSID) as having good reception, the connection was unsuccessful. However if I ...
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Can WiFi strength cause slow speed?

I have a 50Mbps connection connected to a 300Mbps N WiFi router. In Fedora Linux the place I am, this computer has a USB WiFi antenna capable of 150Mbps, most of the time I get 50% signal strength, at ...
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Use a modem to repeat wifi from a cellphone

I have a HTC cellphone which is in use as access point for internet.I want to repeat the wifi signal using a TP-Link wireless router (TL-WR740N) in order to use the lan inputs it has and to extend ...
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Convert Netgear DGN1000v3 (modem + router) as router only

Until recently my ISP gave me a DSL as input, now I changed my ISP. My new ISP gives me RJ-45 as input. After reading some pages about how to make my modem+router as a router only I "disabled the DHCP ...

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