network

Forum discussion tagged with network.
  1. Zarcrasha

    Question E2500 Killer Gigabit Ethernet Controller Issue

    Hello, I am not exactly sure if im correct about posting this here but it drives me crazy. I got 3x Alienware Aurora R5 in my institution. There were a lot of issues with their ethernet E2500 Killer cards which were solved by updating them. Lately, this became a big issue as the controller...
  2. E

    Question Router firewall ICMP risks and threats?

    Hello everyone I have found out, that my Router firewall has never blocked ICMP traffic. There is a lot of opinions online regarding ICMP, and whether it should be disabled or limited. So far I have found out, that it can exploited to monitor network traffic / I/O traffic (man-in-the-middle)...
  3. DF_

    Working remotely & synchronishing files across multiple HDDs

    Hello, I have a question concerning taking HDDs on the go, and consolidating files. Outline I work in VFX and CGI. I have a studio with two very well-specd Ryzen builds that I use on a daily basis, and at the moment one of those PCs has various HDDs within it that I use for projects; these...
  4. B

    Question Tracking SMNP traffic on home network

    Hi there. I noticed some SNMP traffic on my home internet network. Is there anyone that knows how I can track the origin of the data and where it is going
  5. Bobbii

    Question Can't connect to default gateway while connected VIA ethernet. (Other PC's can, including wifi devices)

    So brief summary of how my network is setup and the devices that are plugged in: I have the main router/modem box connected directly into 3 PC's, one of them includes my current one, one is my old PC, and one is my sisters. I also have a box plugged into the jack that lets me run ethernet via...
  6. P

    Question Internet/Network doesn't accept new PC's?

    Hey guys, I've run into a problem on my work today. There's a PC there that keeps turning off. So I got another old PC that works OK to replace that one. Fresh install of Windows 7. But there's a problem. My network doesn't seem to accept new PC's. Everytime I get a PC that's from somewhere...
  7. M

    [SOLVED] Ethernet port not blinking anymore when comp is turned off

    Hello all, So a couple of days ago my computer was behaving a bit weirdly. I wasn't even using it but noticed that I had lost connection to Discord. When I went to check it out, it said that I had no network connection at all. I checked the System Events and saw a lot of these e1rexpress...
  8. K

    Question WIFI AP only 100mbps while PC on same cable is full gigabit

    Hello, Today I've noticed something strange. My WIFI AP (TP-Link EAP225) is connected with a Cat5e cable onto my Netgear PoE switch. Speeds were alsways ok (speedtest around 285mbps -- ISP gives 300mpbs) and pulling data from my NAS was going good. Last couple of days the speed when copying...
  9. Autumnhoblitzell

    Question Modem and router

    My we have a modem and router. We have an Xfinity modem and a tp link router, typically have no issues. But for the last two days we haven’t been able to use our internet. Xfinity says there is no issues with our Medea and it must be our router. The customer service line for TP Link is not up...
  10. I

    [SOLVED] How to get low latency?

    Now im from Mozambique and in games servers i play in the middle east, getting an average 160ms ping, but this guy claims he is from south africa, and gets 60ms ping View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G6Q8ZCclbiQ&t=151s now i tried asking him how he gets low latency but he is to cool to...
  11. M

    Question How to safely share a Drive in Network?

    In my office LAN Network, there are 3 PCs and 2 Laptops. The D: drive in the first PC have all the data which is shared in the network. Now the permission is as such that anyone who connects to the network will have access to all the folders and files in the drive. Now I want to restrict that...
  12. Question My LAN connection only reaches 100Mb, even though both sides support 1Gb?

    I recently got Gigabit fiber. It is connected to a Zyxel VMG8825-T50 modem. Through Wi-Fi I get roughly 200Mb on my laptop. Surprisingly, through Ethernet (using a cat5e cable, exact model: Cablexpert MOD8716309, brand new, 15m) I get only around ~95Mb. Checking on my router's homepage, I get...
  13. T

    [SOLVED] Can get internet through browser but nothing else

    So we've just upgraded the network in our office to a 1Gb up&down lease line, had some problems and we've now gone back to the old connection for the time being. For some reason on one of our machines we can only access the internet through chrome, any separate application that uses internet...
  14. appletatoes

    Question Router, Switch & Modem Issue

    I've been setting up a new home with fresh cabling and am at the final stages of configuring all of the settings for both the router and switch on the network. I'm having a problem where the router says "Your ISP's DHCP does not function properly." I have the modem plugged into port 24 on a 24...
  15. NoobMuch

    Question [Higher Ping Issue] Old work PC gets better ping than my new PC

    Problem: I got a gaming pc during Christmas, I got a prebuilt called "HP Pvallion gaming desktop". Ever since I got it I noticed it gets higher ping than my old computer. I have them both on the same internet and both are using ethernet, the problem is that on games there is a ping difference...
  16. E

    Question Router remote access settings?

    Dear all I was looking through my Router settings, and this one confused me: https://prnt.sc/11a3iqc 1. Does it mean remote acccess to my network, or only remote access to the router? 2. The setting below, does it mean, that now everyone can get access to my network or router, from the...
  17. AzureDragon89

    Question Random Drops

    Hey all so im in a new apartment its been a solid month working with the ISP but they have given up or don't care some background info on the setup the building itself is a year old im the first person to rent this unit. the internet is included with rent it's rated at 500Mbps both ways...
  18. Jaffaaaaaaa

    [SOLVED] Archer Tx3000e Bluescreens

    Hi, im having a problem with my wifi adapter, where after installing the card and installing latest drivers from their webpage, my computer bluescreens after 1-10 minutes of use. The bluescreen error is CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT. I have updated my bios, tried different bios configurations, tried...
  19. 20GK

    Question PC freezes from heavy network load

    Hello everyone. This is such an unpleasant problem. When a large amount of data is loaded on the network, the system begins to freeze, wheeze and crackle sound. At that time, the processor, RAM, GPU are idle at a minimum except for the network. What could it be? On one forum I saw how a guy...
  20. K

    Question Need to convert Ethernet Port to Powered USB Port?

    I want to share an external hard drive between two computers at home. I read that one option (the easiest and cheapest one) would be to connect the external hard drive to my modem. My modem does not have PoE ports. What kind of adapters should I get to make the most efficient connection? My...