LAN

Forum discussion tagged with LAN.
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    Question Extremely slow LAN internet on PC, other PC's on network work fine

    Hi, I'm hoping some one can help me, I'm at my wits end. As of about a week ago, my desktop computer connected via LAN has been exeriencing periodic network slowdowns. These lasted about 5 minutes, and occured around several times an hour with no real pattern. During these slowdowns the network...
  2. Doctor_Bootleg_404_

    [SOLVED] Ethernet connection behaves in an unusual manner

    Hello. I have recently built a new computer rig (specs are in the link below)- https://www.userbenchmark.com/UserRun/18164935 Everything was working perfectly until a few days ago when I started to notice that the internet speed slowly started working slower and slower until eventually the...
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    Question No Wireless LAN adapter/ Can't find local IP address...

    Hello! So I am fairly new to networking in general and when I looked in my IP config I noticed that there was no "Wireless LAN adapter Wireless Network Connection" even shown. Although I can connect to WiFi through a USB, I wasn't available to find my local IP address. So I was wondering if it...
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    Question Need help diagnosing a bad on-board LAN port

    Alright I'll try to keep the background short. My neighborhood recently was upgraded to gigabit internet. Naturally I purchased it immediately. I've had some weird things occur with periodic lag and such in the past couple months but nothing major. But now we've been having a lot of issues...
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    Question Laggy Wired Ethernet connection

    Hello ppl. I just bought a lan adapter and a wired ethernet cable to help improve my experience while gaming. I basically just want to enjoy myself while playing games online with others. But when ever i play and someone else in the house is using the internet i begin to lag and it just kills my...
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    Question LAN connection keeps dropping

    Hello for the past few months my computer started to disconnect from internet. I used to have no problems up until now. I have a RealTek PCIe GBE family controller network adapter. I have read many online posts about people having similar problems with this adapter. but none of their fixes...
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    Question Want LAN connection but WiFi is too far

    So I recently moved into a new house. The WiFi is set up all the way downstairs so its too far. I want to play games on my PC and ps4 but i dont want wireless connection as it lags the game (dont have built in WiFi for PC anyways). How can I get LAN connection without having to connect the wire...
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    Question Can i connect routers to each other to extend range?

    So i have one ethernet connection coming from the ground, it is connected to what i believe is a router (black box). It gives OK connection if u are downstairs (both wifi and ethernet) But the connection is too weak upstairs. So is there a way i could buy a new router, connect it to a cable...
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    Question Connecting PC to downstream Router

    I am a bit of a noob in these matters and can't find a satisfying answer anywhere else. I have connected a downstream router, which is next to my PC, by deactivating DHCP and assigning an IP address to the router. Now I can connect the PC to the Wireless Network of the downstream router, but...
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    Question Port forwarding only works in LAN

    so basicly whenever im trying to open a or multiple ports it can be connected with every device connected to the LAN network but does'nt work with devices outside the network here what I tried : forward the port on the router's pannel allow the port on the window's firewall temporarily allow...
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    Question 2 routers, dhcp on/off?

    I have 2 routers in my lan.. [Main- direct Internet connection, 100 mbps, Secondary-150 mbps] I was using em hooked up to lan ports and secondary router's DHCP server disabled... Then I created 2 different LANs by connecting Main router's lan port to secondary router's WAN port and enabling...
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    Question My desktop and my laptop are connected to the same modem but they can't detect each other.

    I have a CenturyLink Zyel Zyxel C3000Z modem. My desktop and my laptops are all connected to it (via ethernet and wifi respectively). My laptops can communicate with each other, but the desktop cannot, as if being connected by an ethernet cable walls it off into a separate network. I've tried...
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    Question Help with LAN

    Hello everyone. I recently built my first computer but I am having trouble getting the LAN port to work. Main Components: Motherboard - ROG Maximus XI Formula CPU - i7 8700 Graphic Card - GTX 1070 I am not getting any lights on the back of my computer. I have swapped the cable. I have...
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    Question Which Lan Card Should I Choose?

    Hi everyone. Recently my Network LAN card spoiled. It also gives me a choose chance to choose a better LAN card. May I know which type of network card should I choose? Thanks.
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    Question Ethernet Controller drivers are not installed; I can't find/install them (ASUS Maximus XI Formula Z390)

    Hello everyone, I'm having an issue with my ethernet controller. In Device Manager, under 'Other devices,' the Ethernet Controller has the yellow triangle with the exclamation point. When I click properties, it says "The drivers for this device are not installed. (Code 28)" My internet works...
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    [SOLVED] user only able to print when disconnected from VPN Why?

    Hey so we have a remote salesmen that works out of his house his home printer is installed normally through windows (On Windows 10 through add a printer auto discovery) when he is connected to VPN he cannot print when he disconnects he can If i bring up ipconfig it shows both network adapters...
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    Question Fibre Modem - Watchguard Preventing Configuration!

    I have a LAN which is protected by a Watchguard (Firebox) and access to the internet is through a standard, fibre modem provided by Zen. I know the ip and port number through which I can access the Watchguard for administration purposes. This is the same ip address that I get when using...
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    Question issue with msi mpg z390 gaming pro carbon

    hi, wondering if somebody could help me. I have an issue where my pc wont detect the lan port on the motherboard. in bios it is turned on but every attempt to install the drivers says that it doesnt exist. i tried the ones on disk and ones from the website to no avail.. wondering if somebody...
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    Question Lan port RIP?

    sorry for bad English Hi! I just came to my dad... I travel Whit my PC a lot that why I think something's f****up Whit my lan port ... But why I writing there ? So ...When I first started PC no LED on Lan port was on... No lights ... But PC don't say there is no internet connection but I got...
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    Question Home ThinClient VMWare Setup?

    Hey guys, I haven't ever posted on here but I am looking for a solution for my family. I currently live on my own and am in college, however my siblings and my mother need a really cheap way to get a PC up and running for simple tasks. Case: My brother currently has an old PC he uses to game...