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Network Access

Forum discussion tagged with Network Access.
  1. Nataliedavis

    [SOLVED] 911 - USB 4G DONGLE TO ADSL ROUTER

    Hi there, I've got an ADSL Router and I've got a 4g dongle. Would to be possible for me to connect my 4g dongle into the USB port of the ADSL router and get a WiFi connection? I'm currently using pocket WiFi that has a simcard slot and I cannot afford to buy a new router that has a simcard slot...
  2. A

    [SOLVED] No port forwarding programs working after internet tech left

    I am driving myself nuts here trying to solve this. A few days ago we had network problems and a tech came out and gave us a new modem while splitting our tv and internet lines. So now we have two modems. One serves the internet and the other is for phone and TV. I run a Minecraft server from a...
  3. hrishiten

    Question Why does my ping spike up on laptop while gaming when other devices at my home use WIFI?

    So earlier I used to play using WiFi on my PC and had to ask everyone else at home to refrain from using WiFi as it would generate ping spikes. A friend suggested me to use Ethernet connection to solve this ping issue. Yet, even though my laptop is connected to Ethernet the ping spikes upto...
  4. F

    Question 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...
  5. J

    Question Wifi is working but not ethernet

    Hello, have been having this issue for a few days now. My wifi works perfectly on my device (windows 10 laptop), however I fail to get an internet connection with the ethernet, it is detecting my network but says no internet. Things I have tried: Confirmed ethernet cables and router ports are...
  6. V

    Question 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...
  7. L

    Question What can someone actually do with an IP?

    So recently I was looking at videos of people using an IP logger to get someones IP and then they put it in an IP lookup site and it gives them information about that ip, the thing is when I do it with my IP it just gives me the info of my ISP and I wasn't able to find a single thing about me...
  8. N

    Question Trying to change ISP (SOLVED)

    Let me start by saying I am new to all of this networking stuff so I my need some extra explaining/help. I have a Huewai HG659 which was supplied to me by Vodafone and now I am changing to a different ISP. My problem is that I have no internet because the new ISP needs me to set up the modem...
  9. DevildrummerX

    Question Ethernet and Wifi Connection will not work unless connected to specific Router

    Okay, I've just spent the better part of my evening troubleshooting the strangest connectivity issue I've ever seen. I have been using a Netgear Nigthhawk AC1900 router for about 2 years now. In the midst of the ongoing COVID-19 crisis I am working from home (SQL Developer). Over the last 2...
  10. K

    Question DHCP not functioning correctly. Weird router.

    Hi all, So I'm currently back from college with my folks due to the quarantine. They recently got some kind of strange router from a company called gotw3. Apparently this thing is essentially an unlimited mobile data hotspot- it's basically just a box with two antennas, an ethernet port, and a...
  11. oliealex

    Question I am trying to connect my PC to my PS4 which is connected to the router.

    Hi everyone, This is a very high level image of my current setup: (The wall ports are ethernet wall ports.) https://prnt.sc/row2i4 So what i want to do is setup a remote play connection from my PS4 to my PC, right now i can't even access the routers login page without being connected to it...
  12. Chris Meli

    Question Accessing work server from home

    Hello to all! I am currently trying to access my office network as if my laptop was connected in that network. I am using hamachi and an office computer as a gateway. In order to access the work webpages i need to use specific dns servers, Although i set it up and it does connect to the work...
  13. I

    Question Windows File Share Over The Internet (No VPN)

    Hi! I am looking for a solution to mapping a windows file share over the internet. We have a work file share that we are all connected to which contains a lot of files around 1TB worth of customer files and internal files. I am looking for a secure way to access these files remotely, something...
  14. Quadacon

    [SOLVED] Slow Wireless AP on same network as Firewall Router

    Hi everyone, I recently purchased a TP-Link TL-R600VPN Firewall/VPN Router. I use a Technicolor Modem which was provided to me by my ISP, the Wi-Fi radios are off, and I have no devices connected (apart from the Firewall Router). I also have an old TP-Link N600 Modem/Router which is currently...
  15. A

    Question There's no ethernet connection on my PC even tho the cable is plugged in. Is my NIC dead?

    I haven't used my PC for a few months until I decided to set it up again a few days ago. I reset the BIOS my removing the CMOS battery and shorting cmos reset pins on my motherboard with a screwdriver. I was pretty sure everything was fine until I reinstalled windows 10 and noticed that there...
  16. J

    Question MpCmdRun.exe consumes network data

    Hello, I have a limited 10gb of down/up mobile internet stick and this process is using my bandwidth although I have disabled windows defender cause I use avast antivirus but the process keeps working. I can't find it on task manager or services.msc and don't know what else to do to stop it...
  17. Jakulele

    [SOLVED] How to properly setup a NAS?

    We have a new NAS at home and I would like to get the most of it. Currently, I have simply plugged it into our router, however, it is only running on around 1KB/s upload and download. Is there a way to improve it? Our internet is good, though, normally we have around 300 Mbits/s with cable...
  18. J

    Question Internet is working, However i cannot connect to certain apps / sites

    So my family recently had an issue with a corroded wire which was fixed by Sky a day ago, Since that fix i have been unable to use apps or sites such as: Discord, GMAIL, Steam, Skype. Youtube works fine btw. I have tried a ton of fixes, like the ipconfig commands (Flushdns, release, renew)...
  19. Animus3

    Question I can't access to several web pages

    I can only access pages such as Facebook, Google or Youtube, but no to other websites such as Microsoft and many others. Always get an error message about DNS or IP, so, I saw network propierties and I don't have a valid IP. My router uses IP's like 192.168.1.x but I have an IP like 169.x.x.x...
  20. W

    [SOLVED] Multiple drivers stop working, USB devices and internal wifi card disappear, computer doesn't restart

    I wish that title were less hectic. A coworkers laptop, Dell Inspiron 7586, has been running into the strangest issue I've ever seen lately. We bought it open-box from best buy and the drivers were completely broken, so the computer has a fresh install of win10 pro and all updated drivers using...