Forum discussion tagged with IP.
  1. tburke89

    Question Changed Subnet Mask to Now I Cannot Connect To My Router or AP - WHY?????

    I have an ASUS RT-AC87U router connected to a Motorola Surfboard modem. That has a Netgear router behind it in access point mode, with my wired network behind that. I had to do a factory reset this morning which was a huge pain in the ass, I wound up having to reset both the access point and...
  2. Chris_Cross

    Question Is it possible to setup HDMI over IP via wifi repeaters, access points and a router?

    I have Virgin TV setup in the Living Room with a Tivo system attached. I also have a TV in the the dining room currently setup for Freeview with a crap signal. The goal is to split the HDMI signal from the Tivo system to both the TVs so that I have a choice of which TV to watch a programs on...
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    [SOLVED] With direct modem connection: Local area connection doesn't have a valid ip configuration error

    Hello, I am receiving the "local area connection doesn't have a valid ip configuration" when I directly connect my PC to my modem via Ethernet cord. But if I connect the modem to my router then then connect that to my PC, I have a connection. I have two PC's connected to my router and when I...
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    Question Absolutely lost with Port Forwarding.

    I have port forwarded several times before. I'm not new to it, 3 different internets ago everything worked fine, never had an issue, until recently when we got a new internet, faster and cheaper why not? So as always, I go to port forward all done, website was easier than the last one had no...
  5. 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...
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    [SOLVED] Basic IP Address Help

    Hi, I cannot get my head around class C addresses and subnetting. First of all, when someone changes the subnet mask to on a, how can that work since it is class C? I was under the impression it had to be 255.255.255.x? Also, if you have a small LAN, and get advised to...
  7. borris618

    [SOLVED] Block access to steam account from other countries?

    Hi folks.. Is it possible to limit the access to my steam account to only work in my home country? Reason i´m asking is that my login and PW somhow found its way to china and i am daily getting multiple login tries from there. I do have 2 factor auth enabled so they dont get access to it, and i...
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    Question Virus? Location and ISP always incorrect on websites

    Using a retail website I select the "use my current location" to find my nearest store. The result is never correct, often London, sometimes Edinburgh, even Bulgaria. If I do a google search for "whats my IP" and look at any of the website they show my IP as being in a different location and...
  9. S

    Question Joining a friend's server, unable to connect.

    I've been playing on a friend's server for a while now, but out of the blue, I can't seem to connect to it at all. I tried other connections, but nothing would connect to him directly. We tried checking both of our router settings, but nothing is showing what is wrong. It seems that I can...
  10. S

    [SOLVED] Local static ip while connected to a mobile hotspot

    Hi, i need help to set up a local static ip on my pc (windows 10) that I use with my android phone's (oneplus 7) hotspot. When I set up my local ip for the first time it worked perfectly. I used the default gateway and dns server that i got from ipconfig. The problem is that every time I...
  11. Pau91

    Question Router halves the download speed

    Greetings everyone, I humbly ask for help about my internet speed. My router (TP-Link TD-W8960N ) halves the download speed after max 1 day from its reset. By "reset" I mean that once in a couple months my connection goes completely away (router lights flashing at all), so I sistematically call...
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    Question Windows 10 Installed SSD Will boot in one pc but not another

    I've just installed windows 10 on my Samsung SSD in my main pc for a friend (Asus Rog B350-f) disconnected my main boot drive and booted his up and it worked just fine. Infact I'm writing this post from it. However when I put it in his system It just goes to a black screen with a blinking line...
  13. K

    Question Graphics card makes weird noise and then freezes

    If I'm on my PC, doesn't matter that I'm gaming or just on the internet etc. My computer just freezes every 5 to 20 minutes. Those freezes take about 5 to 10 seconds. At first, it didn't matter. But now that I'm playing multiple competitive games, it really does. What I've also observed is that...
  14. S

    [SOLVED] Power supply with an 8 pin and a 4 pin eps cable

    The motherboard that i am planning on getting for my next PC has an 8 pin and 4 pin eps connector so what power supply do you know of that has those two cables with it. https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=9SIA6ZP7DS0934&Description=asus rog crosshair vii...
  15. F

    [SOLVED] Is my build too expensive/unbalanced?

    I've always been a console gamer and I'd like to get into PC gaming. I made a build on pcpartpicker and I'd like to know whether it's too expensive and if it is balanced. I want the 144Hz monitor but if I wouldn't mind too much going down to 60Hz. The white theme is to match my desk. The prices...
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    Question Is my display or graphics card broken?

    Hello everyone. Three weeks ago i bought new display https://www.amazon.co.uk/iiyama-GB2560HSU-B1-G-Master-Monitor-Freesync/dp/B07CZ7RJXJ My previous display was iiyama G-Master G2530HSU Black Hawk (with this i hadn't any problems)...
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    ASUS R552JV - where is the cmos battery?

    I have a black screen with no sign of life. Troubleshooting this has resulted in a complete teardown of the laptop. No obvious signs of the cause. It won't produce a live screen when I attach another monitor via the HDMI, so I assume my laptop screen is not the problem. Removed the CPU and GPU...
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    Rx 580 problem

    Hello guys,i have just bought a rx 580 4 gig(New,1 week old),The problem is when i turn on my computer just when i can select bios,boot mode i get a weard glitch my screen gets blue lines but then goes away,(green and red line is my monitor problem)it didnt happen with my gtx 770,Is this a...
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    Migration From HDD To SSD In Laptop

    I have windows 10 in my lenovo laptop. Now I want to install ssd and replace my old hdd. I have installed acronis in my laptop Pl advise how can I connect both my hdd and ssd at same time to clone my windows 10 to my new ssd I also have a desktop. Any help would be greatly appreciated
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    upgrade hard on laptop hp nb 14-bw053au

    Can I upgrade my hard disk on my laptop?   hp nb 14- bw053au 500gb 54000RPM TO 5TB wd black 7200RPM