Forum discussion tagged with network.
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    Question Will gaming be affected by using a Cat - 5E Ethernet cable?

    I hard wire my Ethernet cable to my PC for gaming I have 230 MBS download and 22MBS upload. Will upgrading my Ethernet cable from a CAT 5E improve my experience?
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    Question TRICKY: Editing files over the network issue

    Simple premise: I want to edit the photos hosted in a folder on one computer via other computers on the local network. Issue: Photos will not save after edits- show as read only. All computers are windows 10 v.1903 I work for a company that hosts photos we take in house on a PC. In the past we...
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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...
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    Question Strange internet lag.

    Got a second-hand but perfect condition PC Shipped from Australia to me. The PC runs perfectly. However, when I connect it to my ethernet cable/network the connection is very slow compared to other computers in the house. When I tether the internet off my iphone the connection is fine. But on my...
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    [SOLVED] PoE isn't working

    So i bought in this week a PoE unmanaged switch, a Hikvision DS-3E0105P-E/M, my question is: When i connect the IP cameras to this switch the PoE is not working and of course the representative led aren't flashing. What i did: -I changed the cables from one Cat to another Cat -I changed the...
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    Question Ehternet adapter (I219-V) doesn't recognize plugged in ethernet cable

    Hello, this is my first time posting in these forums, but I can't find any solution on past treads and I really need help. I built a PC yesterday and I can't get it to connect to Internet, it seems like the adapter is unable to detect the ethernet cable. I want to be sure that there is nothing...
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    Question Ethernet connection problem

    Hi everyone, im having a problem with my dns connection. i am house sitting and have taken my pc with me, i have taken the same ethernet cable from my home however i'm having connection problems that i have never had before. i house sat last year and had no problems. i have used different...
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    Question Network Speed Bug?

    So for some reason i cannot reach the actual speed of my network. I have a gigabit network and for years i can achieve 950+ mbp/s on, now i cannot go above 100 mbp/s. I first thought something is wrong with the connection so i connected my ethernet (CAT5e) to laptop and speed was...
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    [SOLVED] Reinstalling LAN adaptor

    My motherboard has onboard lan and wifi, and while attempting to remedy a "ethernet cable not plugged in ir broken" issue, I "uninstalled" the adaptor through device manager, but when I scan for hardware changes under action in dm, it doesn't pop back up. Any ideas on what to do?
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    Question Lose internet connection in browsers

    Hello, I am seeking help from you guys regarding my internet connection that i keep loosing every now and then. What's weird about it is, i would be working normaly in Chrome or Firefox and suddenly it tells me that i no longer have internet connection, all thought the network icon in the task...
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    Question IS Dlink DGS-1210 Series swiches supports Cat6a cable?

    Thanks in advance.........
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    [SOLVED] Windows 7 Fresh install - Cannot connect to network - Ethernet driver installation wizard interrupted

    So here's the situation. I just wiped and reinstalled Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit. Everything went smoothly until I realised I could not connect to the network. In fact, I could not even detect networks with the ethernet cable plugged into the pc. I went into Device Manager and saw that my...
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    Question Ethernet drops, multiple cords.

    Hello everyone. I am experiencing an odd issue. My ethernet connection will drop for a few minutes at a time. I have tried three different cords and yet it still drops occasionally, about twice a day. I cannot find ANY pattern in when or why it drops. When it goes out, it takes about 60...
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    [SOLVED] Ethernet connection behaves in an unusual manner

    Hello. I have recently built a new computer rig (specs are in the link below)- 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 Windows 10 Can't connect to 5Ghz network

    Hello, tried to find the same issue in the ocean that is this forum but can't find something that fixes my problem. Bear with me here. :) I'm using a N900 Dual Band Wireless USB Adapter to connect my desktop PC to the WiFi. It connects fine to the 2.4Ghz network, but when I try to connect it to...
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    [SOLVED] Devices new to the network can't connect to most sites (I think)

    Basically, I upgraded 3 out of 4 machines to windows 10 from Windows 7 in a friend's workplace. After doing so, I realized pretty quickly that none of the upgraded machines can access most sites. Google is fine mostly, but sites like Firefox's page, bit defender and any forums are...
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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 Please HELP!

    I have a new self-build pc, the part list is here: Everything is good except the internet connection, I have rogers 150u internet plan for my home, other devices and laptops can reach download speed more than 20MB/s, however, the new pc only have download...
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    Question No Intel(R) Adapters are present in this computer please help

    Hi I just reset my computer and deleted all files and drivers because I was having fatal errors, now everything is running but after installing everything that came with my pc when I ordered it I noticed that I was unable to connect any network settings, it simply says “No Connections are...
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    Question Can you help me with port forwarding please?

    So I'm trying to host an Minecraft server and I may host an TeamSpeak server too... I've opened the port 25565 and didn't work, I did the following steps... I logged into the router page. I've opened the port 25565 in port forwarding section, image: I tried also...