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  1. A

    [SOLVED] Good router for £100-150? Is it possible?

    Hello, Could someone please recommend the best router for £100-150? (Is that enough for a decent one?) Virgin media modem is downstairs and the new router is to be positioned upstairs, connected via cat6 cable. I live in a 3 bed house set over 2 floors. It's not a huge house by any means...
  2. A

    [SOLVED] Ethernet Cable - Gash/damage

    Hello, I have a question regarding a CAT 6 cable. In my new apartment, there is an ATT fiber box in the closet and the apartment has a CAT 6 cable connecting to it and running into the wall where it splits and is connected to another ethernet cable (essentially so I can hookup the ATT modem in...
  3. dorugora

    Question Ethernet device cannot start Code 10.

    Hi, i just upgraded my cpu from a Intel core i3 8th Gen to a Intel core i5-9600K. Afterwards when trying to start up my pc it froze on me during startup. I decided to update my bios to its latest version. My pc started up perfectly, but then i noticed that i didnt have ethernet, my ethernet...
  4. T

    Question Computer can connect to internet via a DLAN Powerline Adapter, but not when directly wired in to the router.

    Hi! So, I recently finally managed to get an ethernet cable wired from my router in the lounge to my office so that I can get faster internet when I'm working / gaming. The issue is, the ethernet cable was working fine, but a few days ago it just stopped. I installed nothing new (to my...
  5. E

    [SOLVED] Using existing Landline for ethernet networking

    Hoi! So i've been looking into replacing our existing Landline network throughout the house with an internet network as we do suffer from speed drops from wi-fi, and I've seen people who have converted their existing Landline network into an ethernet network. I've noticed a lot of people talking...
  6. tditty

    [SOLVED] Ethernet not working: is the network adapter card dead?

    Today, my ethernet stopped working. My screen flickered black while using my desktop for about a couple seconds, and when it returned everything was normal except for my internet, which was unavailable. I did some troubleshooting already with depressing results. I took one article's advice to...
  7. Z

    [SOLVED] Will powerline adapters fix packet burst in warzone?

    I've been having severe packet burst in warzone and It's probably because I play on wifi. I've had it for several months and I'm sick and tired of bad bullet reg. I wanna use ethernet but my parents won't let me run a long as cable from the other side of the house to my pc. I live in a 25ish...
  8. tenochtilan

    [SOLVED] Device (ethernet connection) is pingable from one Linux device but not from another

    I have two Debian 8 systems, which can connect via ethernet cable to a circuit board C (ip address: 10.0.0.100) Debian A: on boot, arp -a does not show the device at all. Upon 'ping 10.0.0.100', board C responds and the device is added to the arp registry on eth1. Debian B: on boot, arp -a...
  9. spritefn

    [SOLVED] GPU causing "ethernet doesn't have a valid ip configuration"

    Hi My problem is as mentioned in the title. My new GPU (3080, not sure if important) is causing ethernet to fail with the error "ethernet doesn't have a valid IP configuration" and sometimes "default gateway not found" whenever installed. Before you start sending generic fixes in the replies...
  10. J

    [SOLVED] Slow internet on pc when using phone wifi

    My friend lives in an outbuilding where he has a cat6 cable that runs from the main house router into a separate wifi router/booster in his room, where he has another cat6 running to his pc. The booster/router in his room has a separate wifi name but is still essentially the same network. When...
  11. SWHK1

    [SOLVED] Ethernet - Unidentified Network

    Hi All My ethernet sometimes shows as 'unidentified network' - I thought this was a Windows issue so I re-installed my windows and also purchased a new external network adapter (USB to Ethernet type). Annoyingly, this issue still happens. I have got the ethernet at times to work after running...
  12. Youssef Tanahy

    [SOLVED] Hello,I got a question about Access points

    Recently I found a router and decided to make it an access point,I will connect it to the main router by an Ethernet cable in lan 1 input ,so can I connect my pc to that access point by another Ethernet cable in another input (2,3,etc..) Thanks
  13. S

    [SOLVED] (HELP) Just switched to ethernet but have slower speeds...

    Hello, so today I moved the router into my room so I can use ethernet but I get slower speeds over a wired connection then I did using wireless. The other day I made a post about how overnight my wireless internet speed went from 200mbps to about 20mbps seemingly for no reason, after a few days...
  14. D

    Question My computer wont recognize the new router's ethernet.

    So, my router had problems running very slow on ethernet. I often got less than one Mbps, we pay for 1000 up/down package. We ended up paying for a new router and my new router doesn't work with my computer, but it is working with game consoles. laptops, and basically everything else. After I...
  15. ThatGuyCpr

    Question Extremely slow internet in new build w/ MSI motherboard.

    I recently upgraded my PC with a new CPU, RAM, and motherboard, along with a fresh install of Windows. Pretty quickly I realized everything was downloading incredibly quickly and I found that whether over wifi or ethernet I topped out at around 17-25 mbps down, while on my laptop over wifi I get...
  16. W

    Question Program delay with no internet connection?

    Hello, so I have this issue (don't know if its an actual issue or just a Windows 10 thing) where i've basically noticed this while being disconnected from the internet (I run ethernet), programs such as cmd, task mngr and other system related programs get this 2-3 second delay, everything runs...
  17. [SOLVED] Slow network connection just on desktop (ethernet and WIFI)

    Internet is slow (~20Mbps) on my new desktop (specs below), but every other device in the house is fast (300+Mbps). When I run a speed test, for about 1 second or less the speed is above 100Mbps and then dips to around 20. This happens regardless of wired or using the mobo's wifi card. It's not...
  18. G

    [SOLVED] Ethernet likes to randomly disconnect. (TP-Link AC750 WiFi extender)

    I'm on Sky network and using a TP-Link AC750 wifi extender. The router's in the lounge and the extender's plugged into a socket in my room, I have an ethernet going from the port of the extender to my PC and sometimes it will randomly disconnect for no reason. When I go to check what's wrong I...
  19. ahregri

    [SOLVED] Ping spiking and computer freezing on ethernet

    Starting a few months ago, we got a new modem and my ping began to spike and my computer would freeze randomly. Sometimes every hour, sometimes every couple minutes. I’ve tried everything I’ve read online and nothing has worked. It’s only my computer too! I’m on ethernet and everyone else in the...
  20. G

    [SOLVED] Have to re-plug the ethernet cable to get back to 1gbps

    As you read the title, when I start my pc I always get 100mbps till I plug out my ethernet cable and plug it back in it spikes back up to 1gbps My speed & duplex is on 1gbps I' ve tried multiple things that I dont remember anymore but it just annoys me to run 100mbps instant of my max that I...
  21. L

    [SOLVED] Windows 10 Remote Desktop Help?

    Hello everybody, I have currently run in to a problem with remote desktop on my laptop. I can connect but I just get a out of focus background picture and after a minute or two it disconnects. I am using remote desktop on another PC and it works fine, the main difference being (bar one being a...
  22. M

    [SOLVED] Ethernet port not blinking anymore when comp is turned off

    Hello all, So a couple of days ago my computer was behaving a bit weirdly. I wasn't even using it but noticed that I had lost connection to Discord. When I went to check it out, it said that I had no network connection at all. I checked the System Events and saw a lot of these e1rexpress...
  23. [SOLVED] My LAN connection only reaches 100Mb, even though both sides support 1Gb?

    I recently got Gigabit fiber. It is connected to a Zyxel VMG8825-T50 modem. Through Wi-Fi I get roughly 200Mb on my laptop. Surprisingly, through Ethernet (using a cat5e cable, exact model: Cablexpert MOD8716309, brand new, 15m) I get only around ~95Mb. Checking on my router's homepage, I get...
  24. S

    [SOLVED] Ethernet outlet not working in one room

    So I just had a technician from Xfinity come to my home to setup several internet outlets in my home, he was able to turn 2 of them on but the third and most important outlet does not receive an internet connection. It detects that its connected to something but just shows it as an 'Unidentified...
  25. rajeed

    [SOLVED] Only 10mb connection on ethernet ?

    When I connect to my network on ethernet I get 10 megabits a second max but my brother's computer gets speeds of 200+. At the moment I am using a wifi card because it allows me to get speeds of up to 50Mb. I have also tested it in other rooms to see if it is to do with the port in the wall but...
  26. Camzify

    Question Ethernet-"No internet" or "unidentified network"

    My PC has recently been disconnecting every 3 hours or so from the ethernet. It either shows the message "No internet" or "unidentified network" . I have tried multiple cables and reinstalled the drivers. I am really unsure on what to do? I cant seem to find any issues with anything else...
  27. Mason1204

    [SOLVED] Need help with slow speeds.

    Here's my problem. Currently my PC is only getting 17 download when I pay for 400. My current network setup is Router > long run to switch > Short run to PC. Here is everything I've done and tested so far: I've completely replaced the long run cable to my switch. I tested the short run...
  28. Jimmyphet

    [SOLVED] Ethernet unifentified network

    So a couple days ago it’s was storming for a lil bit later on when it stopped I hopped on my pc to see that I had no internet connection. At this point I did the typical unplugging the router and restarting it, but that didn’t work and then I went on and assumed it was the cable, come to find...
  29. J

    Question Ethernet 'Connected' but 'No Internet'

    My main connection to the internet for my PC has always been Ethernet. It has worked perfectly fine, but today, Ethernet suddenly stopped working while I was on a call. The cable is 'Connected', but there is no internet available from it. I have tried many solutions already. I have unplugged...
  30. PhantomTech77

    [SOLVED] How can I turn my old pc into a modem?

    Hello, I have an old PC and a Mifi 8800l mobile hotspot. I know I can tether the hotspot to the PC, but will bridging the Mifi and Ethernet and then connecting it to the WAN port on a router produce a viable source of internet?
  31. I

    [SOLVED] Internet changing limit speed

    I just noticed that my Ethernet Adapter speed is changing its speed limit involuntary, from 1gbps to 100mbps and vice versa. I have a 200mb internet plan and I obviously can't use it all sometimes because of the limit, I already tried downloading ethernet drivers, changing the speed cap...
  32. A

    [SOLVED] Which one is more favourable - Extender or Access Point?

    I hope this finds you in the best of health and spirit. :D So I was planning to purchase a TP-Link AC750 Wi-Fi Range Extender RE200 for use in my parent's office. However, I was wondering which one of the above-mentioned options would be suitable in order to utilize the device to it's fullest...
  33. C

    [SOLVED] Odd issue where my Dell Precision M6700 Laptop locks up and freezes all Ethernet wired devices in my home (but wireless still works)

    So I, like many others, have multiple hardwired and wireless devices connected to my home Xfinity system (using their modem/router combo). I don't think the issue is with the router and here's why... I have 2 desktop PC's hardwired to the modem. I also have an IP phone system hardwired. I...
  34. millian

    [SOLVED] Issue with ethernet on Desktop

    Hello! I have been having trouble connecting my ethernet to my desktop. My computer just says that it does not see any ethernet cable is plugged in. I have an ethernet cable that runs to a wall port, that goes to an UniFi switch. At first, I thought it was the switch that was causing the...
  35. [SOLVED] Ghost ethernet connection??

    Hello. Everytime I connect to a Wireless network, I always get a "ghost" ethernet connection appearing, even though I have no ethernet cable pluged in. It even happens if I disable my ethernet adapter and leave only the wireless one on. It only goes away when I disconnect from any Wireless...
  36. R

    [SOLVED] Router with bandwidth control on ethernet port

    Hi, I was wondering if I can get a list of routers that can do the following: Control bandwidth on each ethernet port. Monitor the bandwidth on each ethernet port showing how much data they have used because I have an allowance of 2TB per month. Monitor the bandwidth of each device connected...
  37. I

    [SOLVED] TP-Link powerline adapters randomly stop working at night

    I've had a TP-LINK (Model: TL-PA2010) for a long time connected to my xbox one. It always worked fine, until some months ago when it started randomly disconnecting always at the same time (from about 9:00pm to about midnight, italian time, always at a random time between these hours once a day)...
  38. Z

    Question Ethernet dropping when gaming and never reconnects until a full power drain of pc

    Hi! First post on this forum so I apologise in advance for any shortcomings of etiquette! I've been having a problem with my ethernet disconnecting ever since I bought my current build approx 4 years ago. The ethernet connection will remain on and function normally 99% of the time while I...
  39. PCN00B123

    [SOLVED] Why is my WIFI faster than Ethernet

    I have a TPLink connected to my router and then to my device. On both my PC and Laptop the tplink ethernet connection is below half the speed in comparison to over WiFi. Does anybody know why this is, and is there a way to get the ethernet speeds to normal?
  40. L

    [SOLVED] PC wont connect to the internet

    I have had this problem since December, and I was assuming it was because I used ethernet through another PC to connect to the internet. So, I waited until I moved in order to connect it to the router, but still no luck. I do not know how to solve this myself or where to look, but I think it is...