Forum discussion tagged with extender.
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    Question Recommendations for a Wi-Fi 6 or 6E Extender for AT&T Fiber

    I recently switched from Mediacom to AT&T Fiber, and I'm looking for an extender to fill in a dead zone causing constent drop-offs in a corner of my home by creating a meshed network. When I was with Mediacom, we were given two Eeros—Pro 6s or Pro 6Es (I'm not sure which)—that did a fantastic...
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    Question I am looking for a small *wireless* solar panel with a USB-C port (That can plug/mount directly to my home camera)

    This is not for computers but rather my home security camera. My home security camera has a USB-C port in the back to charge it. (The camera's battery is 10,000+mAh) Are there any small/thin solar panels on the market that supports USB-C and is also WIRELESS? (So I can just plug the solar...
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    Question How to extend the range of Wi-Fi in our apartment?

    We moved to an apartment with large concrete walls that were completely destroying the Wi-Fi signal from the router provided by the ISP. So I did some research and bought "TP-Link Archer AX10000 Wi-Fi 6 Router" after I read many reviews that it greatly extended people's Wi-Fi range. Well, in...
  4. ttreyy

    Question No Internet Access with Mesh Extender

    So I’m in an apartment without an Ethernet port in my room, and no modem inside the apartment that I can access. I need a wired connection somehow. I bought a Netgear Ax1800 mesh extender. I got it all setup and could see the new networks created by the router, but both WiFi and ethernet have no...
  5. PrabhakaranKaruppaih

    Question How to make an extender out of a Router?

    Hi, I am having a Fibre Internet connection at my Home. Supplied with the following Nokia Router having details in the below provided link: https://5.imimg.com/data5/SELLER/Doc/2021/8/TP/XV/CE/41667079/nokia-ont-g-2425g-a-external-antenna-.pdf We recently purchased a new House just next to our...
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    [SOLVED] RP-SMA to wifi amplifier or range extender

    Hello. I have a Night Owl WNIP2 wifi dvr and 4 wifi cameras around my property with a couple just almost out of range. In my head I imagine hooking cables up to the 2 rp-sma connectors on the drv then into some kind of amplifier and suddenly I get super-great connections to the cameras. I've...
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    [SOLVED] Losing Internet connection when downloading

    Hello hello I may have a fairly complicated problem which I have troubles fixing: Whenever I download something with my computer (win 10 home 64 bit) connected via a TP Link Wlan stick connected to a wlan extender which is connected to the router, I lose internet connection but my wlan is still...
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    [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...
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    [SOLVED] What is the best PCI-E x1 riser cable extender adapter I can buy for a 3rd RTX 3090 that is compatible for my Z390 Godlike motherboard?

    Hello all, I own a Z390 Godlike Motherboard and this is my set up (ZOOM IN): View: https://imgur.com/a/V7gq5UI I currently have 2 RTX 3090s in the PCI-E lanes 2 + 4 I want to buy a PCI-E x 1 GPU Riser Cable Extender Adapter to put a 3rd RTX 3090 into my PC Something like this...
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    Question Who makes a wifi extender that can be connected to pre-wired CAT 6 outlets in our house

    The office in our house has a 6-gang data port that is hard wired to data outlets in other rooms in the house. Based on the assumption that a hard-wired extender would provide better speed and reception we'd like to hard-wire our router to wifi extenders in rooms that have the data ports. Does...
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    Question PCIe 4.0 riser

    Hey all. I'm building a new system, and I'd like to vertically mount my card. I've never bought a riser cable before so I don't know what brands are reliable, if there are quality differences, etc. I'd also like to get one that's PCI-e 4.0; I know my card won't max out a 3.0 slot currently, but...
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    [SOLVED] Please advise how to choose a wifi booster/extender

    I have a TP-Link AC1200 router, but have areas of poor wifi in my house, and was looking at getting a booster/extender (think these are two names for the same thing, but please correct me if I got that wrong). Someone told me he uses a TP-Link N300 (Amazon link), and is very happy with it. On...
  13. Avik Basu

    [SOLVED] Can I use an old router to extend my WiFi

    I have a Netgear D1500 that I'm considering replacing because of its terrible WiFi range. But since I'm not sure why the range is terrible I was wondering if it turns out that the new router isn't giving me a good range either (maybe due to low range or external interference) then can I use the...
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    [SOLVED] Use CPE 210 as an extender

    I have a question regarding the CPE 210 tp-link access point. I want to use it as a WiFi extender to extend my WiFi of my router which is located 100 meters away from my sister's home. I want to use the device to my sister's home and she will extend my WiFi to her, from my router. But I want to...
  15. velocci

    [SOLVED] wifi extender with network ports

    Hi all, i'm looking at this netgear EX7700 wifi extender that has 2 network ports. would I be able to plug this netgear extender to one of my network ports leading to my router and have all devices connected to this extender communicate with the main wifi router through the wired connection...
  16. georgens

    [SOLVED] WiFi and Ethernet, both varying speeds.

    Alright so networking isnt my specialty so bear with me. So I used to be on BT, and got these ethernet extender boxes, which would simply plug into a wall, then the hub into one of them, then link wirelessly to another one in a different room, then plug an ethernet cable into it...
  17. royaldeadman

    [SOLVED] Internet connection

    I am no expert with windows 10 (diving deep into various menus to change settings) so I'm hoping perhaps you could help me? I had a sort of okay connection but now things just seem whacky and I have no idea where to start to fix it. Here is what I can tell you. My computer is not the main...
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    [SOLVED] Extender/Repeater plus a Wireless Bridge in One?

    I am wanting to find a good, reliable device that can act as both a WiFi Extender or Repeater, as well as a wireless bridge to attach via Ethernet cable to a PC that does not currently have WiFi capability. (I could easily get a cheap Wi-Fi card for it, but I figured if I could find an...
  19. uzi314

    Question PCIe x1 slot to two PCIe x16 slots, any help?

    Hey guys! I need to know that can I use any extender/riser card in my PCIe x1 slot for adding two more PCIe x16 slots? The reason is that my motherboard is micro ATX so lack of enough slots thus I wanna add more slots but I won't be putting video cards in these two PCIe x16 slots but 4-Port...
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    [SOLVED] Can I use an old TPlink ac1200 to extend my wifi?

    I have an old router, and im at uni, but the wifi sucks, I brought an old TP-Link ac1200 we had lying about at home and want to connect it up to extend the wifi. I know wifi bridging is a thing, but for the life of me, I can't find that option. No ethernet, powerline or wall extenders in the...
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    [SOLVED] Can I use a PCI-E 4.0 NVME on my PCI-E 3.0 motherboard?

    Hello all, Currently, I have a Z390 Godlike motherboard with a Samsung 970 Pro 1TB NVME SSD. My current read/write speed is 3500MB/2700MB I am very tempted to buy this new NVME which uses PCI-E 4.0 slots which has a higher read/write speed of 4950MB/4250MB...
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    [SOLVED] How to get my extender working again?

    Hi there I bought a mercusys range extender which was working perfectly a week ago. Now it will not connect and knocks all my other wifi connections off when plugged in. I've tried rebooting, naming it the same as my main connection etc. Anything I can do?
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    Question Trouble finding the optimal WiFi set up.

    Hey guys. I have been struggling with the research for finding the optimal networking/wifi setup. Because I currently reside in an approximately 3600 square feet house, I need a good setup that can reach very far. The problem is that I have no idea what combination of components I should...
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    Question channels for my router and 2 extenders overlapping

    I just downloaded wifi analyzer on my Samsung Galaxy S9 and I think I have my router and my 2 extenders on the same channel wifi analyzer app on android) couldn't post a picture of it because toms hardware dosen't allow me too. We are 4 people in the house and we often lose connection to them...
  25. Krempi

    Question Wifi extender no wifi at all

    Hello everyone! Few weeks from now i took new internet provider from which i got Zyxel router and i got seperate TV box which i should connect with that Zyxel router via LAN cabel. The thing is that cable should be atleast 20-25 meters long so i have decided to buy TP link wifi extender RE 200...
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    Question Problem Configuring Mesh Network For Steam Streaming?

    I recently purchased a Netgear Nighthawk x4s mesh extender so I could extend my wifi upstairs to my desktop and stream my steam games downstairs (thanks to the extender's configuration setting for one wifi name). Initially it worked perfectly, and I was able to stream downstairs exactly as i...
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    Microphone Cuts Out & Sounds Quiet

    So I've had a pair of great HyperX Cloud Alphas for about a year now, I've never had much trouble with it. But recently, I've been playing with my friends and they told me that I cut out a lot and my microphone sounds quiet. So I went to my properties and turned the volume on my microphone all...
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    hook up tv,dvd, sat box to receiver for 5.1 sound

    hi, how do i need to hook up my tv, dvd player, sat box to my receiver for 5.1 sound from tv and dvd? my receiver does not have an hdmi connectivity. these are the components: blu ray dvd player: samsung BD-J5100 tv: LG led tv 65UJ6540 sat box: att/uverse ISB7005 receiver: Pioneer elite...
  29. tarmiricmi

    Phone with physical keyboard and Viber/Whatsapp?

    Hello, is there any recent phone on market with hardware keyboard and possibility of using Viber/Whatsapp/any modern messenger? I'm sick of touch screen phones.
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    Updated Memory QVL List

    anyone know any resources to find updated QVL memory compatibility list for Gigabyte AM4 boards? specifically the AX370 Gaming 5? last update on site was 8/2017. was hoping to have more options by now.
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    Two different cards, for two independent monitors

    Hello My specs: MB: ASUS M5A97 R2.0 CPU: AMD FX 8350 GPU: GTX 1060 At this time, i have 1 monitor on GTX 1060, but i want second monitor not for gaming only to see desktop in games without using Win key. But my spare monitor is VGA only and GTX 1060 do not support analog. But i have GT 740 so...
  32. Maxime506

    Good build for Dual Xeon video encoding PC

    Hello folks, I'm looking for a budget PC build supporting dual CPUs, inspired by a Techspot article. It'll be mostly video encoding with x265 with Handbrake, (to rip and compress a bunch of good old TV shows and old movies that we collected for 3 decades at least). it takes a lot of CPU power...
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    where can i sell my hpz840 workstation

    where to sell my pc - Processor(s) Details ================================================== Name=Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2680 v3 @ 2.50GHz Name=Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2680 v3 @ 2.50GHz Motherboard Details ================================================== Manufacturer=Hewlett-Packard...
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    i7 4790 (non k) with GTX 1080 ti?

    I already have an i7 4790 (non k). Would this CPU be a good fit for a single GTX 1080 ti ? What do ya'll speculate about even a high range 1100 series card with this CPU? I play BF1, Doom, GTA V, Fallout 4, The Witcher 3 etc. ---> and am looking to get Dishonored 2, Dead Rising 4, Mass...
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    Three beeps, no screen, no boot up

    I am 13 building my first cpu I have encountered a couple problems and this time I just got my ram sticks 2 samsung 4gb 2rx4 pc3-10600r-09-10-e1-p0 Graphics card is a evga 8400gs graphics card Motherboard is msi a75ma-g55 Hard drive is seagate barracuda 500gb kentek power supply 700w...
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    PCUnlocker keeps locking my PC

    I'm not certain why, but recently, PC Unlocker has been showing up at boot claiming I have a locked drive and can't access it, and need to buy the premium to reset the password. I'm able to use the boot menu to bypass PC Unlocker, but after a while, it'll kick me out and say the drive is locked...
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    Which one should I take ?

    I am going to buy a new gaming PC soon and I have encountered these two PC's. Here are the specs: First PC: AMD FX 8-Core @ 4,6 GHz / Water-Cooled / 16GB DDR3 RAM / 250GB SSD + 1TB HDD / DVD ReWr / 2x NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 OC - 2x 8192MB (SLI) With a MSI 990FXA Gaming Mainboard Second PC...
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    Second monitor not detected

    Hello! So I recently bought a new video card and monitor, a nvidia gtx 1060 and a Philips 240V5QDAB monitor. Before this I had the gtx 760 and an old monitor that only has a VGA port on it. So I connected it with a VGA to DVI-I converter to my GPU and had no problems with it. When I installed...
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    Pc weird sounds

    Hi, For some time now i am having trouble with my brand new pc as some weird sounds are listened. I have recorded the voice which could be found here: https://vid.me/lGnf. This sound could be listened also in other app such as: skype,youtube and other soundable devic. Thank you in advance.
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    200-300 USD Low Profile Graphics Card

    Looking for a low profile graphics card to upgrade my dell optiplex 7010 DT. Also would like to know whether or not I'll have to upgrade the power supply to power this graphics card. Thanks in advance.