extender

Forum discussion tagged with extender.
  1. S

    Question 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...
  2. U

    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...
  3. R

    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...
  4. M

    Question 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...
  5. Avik Basu

    Question 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...
  6. M

    Question 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...
  7. velocci

    Question 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. M

    [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...
  11. 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...
  12. R

    [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...
  13. S

    [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...
  14. D

    [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...
  16. J

    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...
  17. 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...
  18. A

    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...
  19. X

    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...
  20. J

    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...