Internet Access

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  1. J

    [SOLVED] Couple of weird issues with my internet/WiFi connection

    So I'll start with the most basic one: Some of the websites register a VPN service, even though I'm not using one, however this started occuring recently (or atleast this is when I started noticing it). So there are 2 theories on this I've came up: I've been hacked (which has a high probability...
  2. S

    [SOLVED] Bad onboard ethernet port?

    I've been having an issue where I can't get my ethernet cable when inserted to light up the light on the motherboard. I've tried multiple solutions: buying a brand new ethernet cable, uninstalling the ethernet driver and re-installing it. When checking available adapter options the ethernet...
  3. 8

    [SOLVED] Ethernet at Crawling Speeds but WiFi works.

    My modem is successfully connected to the internet. It has WiFi capabilities. It has Ethernet capabilities. My phone is successfully connected to the internet via WiFi, good and normal speeds. My PC is successfully connected to the internet via Ethernet connection BUT my speeds are at a...
  4. HellboP

    [SOLVED] Mysterious Cable Internet Interruptions, Cable TV Not Affected

    Hey all. HellboP here again with another vague technical question. My parents have been complaining about internet outages at their house for the past few months. I've checked some of the most obvious things and tried the usual amateur trouble shooting tricks to no avail. I've even called...
  5. Jeremy488

    [SOLVED] Help please!

    My computers Ethernet port stopped working. I replaced Ethernet cable swapped ports on router no help. I tried a wireless card did not help. Uninstalled all network devices reinstalled drivers from motherboard manufacturers website didn’t help. Replaced motherboard still no joy. Any...
  6. B

    Question Playing certain games shuts off the internet for everyone in my house ?

    A while ago, I had a problem where playing certain games for around 5 minutes would kill the internet for me and everyone else who is connected for about 2-3 minutes. I never tried to fix this issue, since they were single-player games, so I would just disconnect my internet and play them...
  7. rayyanmaulana

    [SOLVED] LAN constantly disconnects

    So i just recently upgraded my pc from an intel i3 6100 to a ryzen 5 1600, and i noticed that after i upgraded, my pc's internet would sometimes cut off on its own and then quickly connect again. this would go on once every few minutes and its starting to annoy me, any idea what might be the...
  8. Diarkis

    Question Can't browse but I can still download torrents. Why?

    There is an open wifi network signal near me. When I connect to it, my browser opens asking for my phone number. I can use internet (1GB LIMIT) if I fill in the details but if I don't do so and close the the browser without entering my phone number, my torrents still download with speeds upto 15...
  9. Nortav

    [SOLVED] Weird "Onebox" modem/router is not connecting to its ISP

    Parents have a strange all in one Portuguese TV-wifi combo and it's refusing to connect to the internet. Logging into the router offers no real clues and I am at a loss what to do. Interestingly, there is a emulated router login website which looks exactly the same as mine...
  10. D

    Question I have internet on my hard drive, but not my ssd for some odd reason

    Hello, I have an SSD and a Hard Drive. I have this PCI-E internet adapter, and it's worked beautifully for a few years. Until recently, for some reason; I no longer have a internet connection on my SSD. It's just a globe icon, with a "Internet, no Internet Access" issue. I have tried everything...
  11. T

    Question Cannot connect to one specific site.

    Hey all, I have a very frustrating issue with an internet connection. I am an online teacher. I teach via an app for windows provided by the company. About a week ago I started having connection issues. When I go to use the app it will not load and will say my internet is not connected. The...
  12. pankitsh

    Question Mistakenly unplugged my pc now no website is opening except google and YouTube.

    I hibernated my pc and just after turning it on I mistakenly switched it off from main switch. After starting it from scratch, no website is working except Google and YouTube. I tried resetting tcp/ip, resetting dns server to 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4 (alternate) and restarted my pc but none of them...
  13. Cobnor

    Question B550 ethernet cable not recognized

    I just upgraded my motherboard to an MSI B550. Everything is running great, except I can't get my ethernet to work. First I tried the windows troubleshoot option, which it said "ethernet doesn't have a valid IP configuration." So I followed some tutorials online, like resetting my router...
  14. G

    [SOLVED] New wifi extender worked for about a day. Ethernet delivers same slow speeds.

    Hi, i'm brand new to the forums, and my knowledge on computers is somewhat limited, but have been digging around for solutions for my problem on here for a while now. Unfortunately, nothing seems to work. About 3 weeks ago, I did a few internet tests on a few of the pcs in my house. All of...
  15. P

    [SOLVED] Landline phone socket replacement

    Hi, I have some issues with my phone/internet and I'm not very familiar with the hardware involved. In my living room I have a square socket built in to the wall. Going into there I have a splitter which directs one side to my landline telephone and one to my router/modem. The connection going...
  16. E

    [SOLVED] How to Extend My Mobile Hotspot Signal or Cellphone Hotspot?

    Hi, people. I would like some ideas or suggestions about how to extend my cellphone hotspot. I'm looking for a device "if it exists" that connects to my cellphone spot and then extends the hotspot signal so I can connect multiples devices and at the same time have a stronger signal. The reason...
  17. T

    [SOLVED] Could this cut be why my internet doesnt work?

    Hello, basically I have switched from att to Xfinity and noticed I could not get an internet signal from my modem. I checked the Xfinity box outside and noticed that a cable is cut. Could that be why I'm not getting an internet signal? I've been on hold for more than an hour and if its something...
  18. Luis007

    [SOLVED] What's the wire that you plug to access internet.

    Hi, everyone I'm pretty new with computers rather not a computer literate person. I want to buy a 20meters ethernet cable so I can connect my computer to the router. But there are different types of ethernet cables. Can you guys please help me to get the appropriate cable to connect to my...
  19. [SOLVED] "No Internet Access" for IPv6

    I used to have a wireless internet connection, with that connection I had IPv6 readily available to me. Recently I bought a wired internet connection. When I check the connection status it says "No Internet Access" for IPv6. So then I checked with the Test-IPv6 site. It says "No IPv6 address...
  20. B

    [SOLVED] Moving to country and limited on internet choices.

    I work from home and need a low-latency internet connection. (hope i am using the correct terminology). My job requires me to log in to my companies network and ssh to a number of remote servers. I tried connecting many many moons ago via satellite connection but for every keystroke, i had to...
  21. S

    [SOLVED] DSL Ethernet Connection Slower than WiFi Connections

    Hello all! I live in Germany and (unfortunately) must use a DSL connection. It's horrid, but I digress. I had an Ethernet cable plugged directly into my laptop from the router and got about 30mb down, no complaints there.. Aside from the bloody DSL! I recently swapped my laptop out for my...
  22. S

    [SOLVED] Ethernet but no wifi, have tried all solutions

    A couple of days ago the internet suddenly went out on my Netgear R7800 all across the house, knocking out our smart devices in the process. The wifi lights on the device are on, and I've tried holding it down; I've power cycled and hard reset both the modem and the router which did not solve...
  23. F

    [SOLVED] Changed RAM now don't have any internet!

    Hey guys, so i changed my RAM and now my network won't connect via Ethernet or WI-FI. Back story i changed my RAM and when i did it the first time, on of the sticks wasn't properly seated so it gave me a BSOD. Fixed the issue and the PC runs fine but i dont have any internet access. I have...
  24. D

    [SOLVED] Ethernet slower than WIFI (SOLVED)

    I have contracted a plan of 50 megabytes and it was always wonderful until a few days that out of nowhere I started receiving only 6 megabytes, by cable. With the other devices over WIFI I am doing excellent and I enjoy the adequate speed. I clarify that I did not touch any configuration and the...
  25. C

    Question Disconnecting Issues

    Hello everyone, so I have a disconnecting issue when playing games such as league of legends. Currently, I have 3 computers connected to my router, all connected via ethernet cable. We currently have SHAW 150. I disconnect sometimes every 15 minutes, but don't know the reason why. This is our...
  26. shawetaylorec

    [SOLVED] New router only lets devices access google websites

    Hi, we just switched our internet provider. We set up our new router, but it only is able to load google websites and social media (facebook, youtube, google search, gmail, etc.) i've see similar threads to this before, but normally its one device not working on a network where all other...
  27. Saugetsu

    [SOLVED] My internet only work completly when restarting my pc

    Lately I started having problems with my internet. What happens is that it works halfway, sometimes (not often) websites on chrome dont load, but everyday when i turn on my pc the main things I use (discord and league of legends) dont work, but i can use chrome fine, without lag or anything. In...
  28. CaolanD

    [SOLVED] Two PCs in same room best option for connection to modem

    Hello. Right now, me and my brother share a room with both are pcs in the same room (he only recently got one) . i have a question regarding connecting both to the modem without and interfere between the two. I have been using the...
  29. GnoffPrince

    [SOLVED] Desktop won't stay connected to WIFI

    I have a Windows 10 PC I built myself which has very recently run in to trouble connecting to the wifi where it will see the WiFi network, can connect to it but then will shortly after (or when I try use the network, I can't tell which) disconnect. Every time I run Windows Network Diagnostics I...
  30. V

    [SOLVED] Weird issue with trying to connect ethernet cable from modem to laptop/ PC

    Hi guys, recently i have this weird problem with connecting my laptop/ PC to my modem with ethernet cable. I have good wifi from my router which is connected to the modem but whenever i try to connect an ethernet cable to my PC either directly from the modem or from my router it always says...
  31. K

    [SOLVED] Online gaming issues

    Intro: Hi guys! So I recently moved into a house with Xfinity as my ISP. I recently upgraded my internet to 1gb down & and a very sufficient upload speed as well. We use a brand new xfinity modem and one other Netgear access point (mainly for WiFi in the house) Although we have many devices and...
  32. D

    Question I can’t connect to the internet via Ethernet ?

    Hi guys , so I moved my room and I reconnected my pc to my router via Ethernet and it won’t connect to the internet. When I plug it into my laptop it works so it’s not the cable. When I go to network settings it just says “no internet access” there’s a little icon with a world and a denied...
  33. JoeyMan12345

    [SOLVED] Random packet loss spikes while playing games on my WiFi

    Hello everyone! Ever since about 4 months ago, I had started to experience connection issues (Predominantly while playing games, which makes up most of what I do on my computer) and those connection issues seemed to be packet loss related. First, I had thought it may be a problem with my older...
  34. TheSpetnazAreAfterME

    Question Anyone else here name Doug have network issues too?

    Hey yall, My name is Doug and I'm having network issues and my friend who's also named Doug is having network issues. Basically while playing a game it will freeze and then tell me that I lost connection, but I can still hear my friends talking on discord and they can't hear me. I can still do...
  35. H

    Question Wi fi disconnects and can not reconnect.

    Hello, I have a hp laptop and a Wi-Fi problem. When i first start the laptop it connects to internet and runs for like 5 minutes then disconnects and never connects again. If i restart my computer it is the same- 5 minutes of internet and then no connection. Things that i have tried -i...
  36. pavlaras74ever

    [SOLVED] random disconnects from the internet

    I recently bought a powerline , because i had wireless internet and that caused me a lot of spike lags between 120-1000 ping. I couldn't resolve the problem even if the distance from the modem , is about 6 meters. Well i thought the powerline is gonna be the best solution so i bought tp-link...
  37. S

    Question Network center says Connected to Internet but not connecting

    Network center says Connected to Internet but it's not connecting via any program. I pinged it with good response.
  38. U

    [SOLVED] How to use remote desktop ThinClient with Android tethering

    Hi, At my job, we use a system of small HP Thin Clients (t410 Smart Zero if it matters) as remote desktops running Windows Server to do all our tasks, and we also get one we can take to work from home, which uses a VPN to connect to the central server through our home internet. When I connect...
  39. Dcopymope

    Question My PC is totally screwed

    Not sure if this is the right forum for this. I can't connect to the internet, there is no sound, and I can't even do a system restore. I updated the BIOS to the latest version before these problems occured, so I updated it again back to the previous BIOS version, and the problems still persist...
  40. B

    [SOLVED] can't connect to internet

    Hi there I installed 2 windows 7 to 2 pcs. Installed all the drivers. and 2 pcs are connected to a modem via an 8 port switch. now the problem is: although file sharing and printer sharing works fine between 2 pcs, one of them connects to the internet but another doesn't the one with the problem...