Forum discussion tagged with Mesh.
  1. J

    Question Mesh or Wireless Router/Extender for reaches of home!

    I am trying to determine the best way to extend the reach of my wifi! Got a 5000sq ft home with a wireless router located centrally - now putting some wifi connected cameras on the outside of the home. Unfortunately, while my wifi reaches well inside, it's can't quite reach some of my further...
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    Question How to get the most out of mesh signals ?

    Hi, I wonder if anyone has some tips for me. I have 75kvm apartment with 1 router and 3 mesh. Where would you put the 3 mesh to get the best internet signals in the whole apartment? The apartment is rectangular and the router needs to stay at one end. Also, do you recomend to have 3 mesh...
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    Question DHCP issue with Netgear smart roaming mesh WiFi

    Hi there! I'm hoping you folks can help me out with a connection issue I've been having since installing a new WiFi extender a couple of weeks ago. I have a new Netgear extender (EX7700/AC2200 - this one) creating a meshed network with my existing Vodaphone router. The new setup is causing...
  4. DaPro_Skillz

    Question Can I use two mesh wifi systems at once?

    I used to have Google Home’s Wifi mesh system but I recently switched to Orbi. Orbi mesh points don‘t have ethernet ports and I was wondering if I could use Orbi and Google Home mesh systems at once. (I have Verizon FIOS 300mbps wifi, if you’re wondering)
  5. bregtvandenbergh

    Question Unable to connect tp-link EAP225-Outdoor wirelessly to TP-Link EAP225V3

    Dear, I just bought the following: TP-Link EAP225-Outdoor TP-Link EAP225V3 TP-Link switch My setup is as follows: ISP Router connected by cable to TP-Link switch TP-Link switch connected by cable with TP-Link EAP225V3 I am trying to connect the EAP225-Outdoor to connect using mesh with...
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    Question Mesh Wifi Google Wifi Vs Linksys Velop

    Hello Helpful People of Tom's Hardware, I am looking at two mesh wifi systems and wanted other people's opinions about them. Google Wifi vs Linksys Velop Ac4600. I know the Google wifi is only a 3 node dual-band wireless ac system. The Google Wifi is only SU-Mimo and wave 2 ac wifi standard...
  7. K

    [SOLVED] Mesh networking (out of the box) questions

    Hi all- a few years ago, after having way too many problems trying to extend my wifi, I ended up buying 2 Ubiquiti APs, and have been generally happy (except for issues related to playing media over chromecast, but that's a different issue for a different day). I still had to put one repeater...
  8. K

    [SOLVED] Getting 1000 mbps around the house

    I recently upgraded to 1 Gbps and since I am still getting 300 around most of the house I'm pretty sure I need new hardware. I had been using the google mesh system and after the upgrade, I still get 300 Mbps directly connected to it on my PC. My router and modem are both across the house and I...
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    Question Good Case For Air-Cooling

    Hello all, I am looking to upgrade my PC case as I've been disappointed by the build quality of the one I have now. It is a Corsair 780T and although it gives great cooling performance the build quality seems rather bad. The plastic from which the case is made out of seems flimsy and there are...
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    [SOLVED] Best option for wifi coverage in house

    My modem & router are currently in the basement of a two story house. The router feeds ethernet ports on the 1st and 2nd floors. Given this setup, what is the best option to get wifi coverage throughout the house? I would like to leverage the ethernet ports for wifi coverage which should give...
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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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    GPU Benchmark Results Readout? Please help

    Hi so i'm looking to buy an used GTX 1070 from a guy in my local online marketplace, I asked for some GPU benchmark tests and he showed me these 2 pictures: Pretty new to the PC scene, so i'm afraid in dont know how to...
  13. S

    m key not working no matter what keyboard i plug in

    I've have 2 keyboards plugged into my PC and both of the m keys on them aren't working. i have unplugged both of them, switched them around to different usbs. I've even swapped the keyboard switches to no success, never seen this issue before. could it be bad connections? any help. cheers
  14. N

    Question about win10

    My HDD died and I have an issue I just thought of. I originally had win 7 but when they rolled out the free updates I upgraded to win10. I still have my key for my copy of Windows. What do I need to do to get win10 back.
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    will this ram work with b450 bazooka

    I want to get this kit of trident z ram but it has z370 in the title and is not on the qvl will it still work
  16. U

    i5-6500 temps spike on idle

    Hello there! I am using HWMonitor to check that, my i5-6500 (rest of components are: B150M Night Elf Mobo by MSI Corsair CX450M 450W MSI Gaming X 1060 6GB stock cooler Zalman Z3 Plus My i5-6500 temperatures spikes from 29-30 celsius degrees to 37-40 degrees, usually it is from 29-30 to max...
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    Is my GPU dead?

    Hello everyone, So about 3-4 days ago I was playing some games with some friends when my pc restarted out of nowhere I waited for it to boot and when it got to the desktop it shut down and restarted. I took the GPU out and that fixed it, however, I just want to know if it could be the...
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    new pc builder, build advice.

    I am really new when it comes to building pc's. I have read a couple of articles and watched the same amount of videos to feel confident enough to attempt my own build. I am aiming for a mid range build under $1,200 us dollars. I hope for the build to be good for at least 2 years before i need...
  19. L

    USB device over current status detected!!

    So, I woke up this morning and turned on my computer and I saw "USB device over current status detected will shut down in 15 seconds". I started googling the issue on my phone and I came across a thread asking me to unplug the front USB port and then try to start the PC. So I did that but the...
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    TCL Roku 43-inch 43S403 Review: 4K and HDR on the Cheap

    The TCL Roku 43S403 delivers 4K, HDR and Roku's Smart TV interface for a very good price, but not a lot of frills. TCL Roku 43-inch 43S403 Review: 4K and HDR on the Cheap : Read more