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  1. D

    [SOLVED] Will I limit my routers bandwidth?

    Q: Would me downloading games cause my familys members connection to slow up since I’m using up a lot of resources from the router? (I’m not the greatest at explaining thing so please bare with me) Context: Ok so I recently just got a long ethernet cord for my house to plug in my PC to router...
  2. B

    Question How do I set up multiple networks from 1 incoming line?

    Good afternoon all I'm not very experienced with networking and would like to check what I should do in my particular situation... I've read through a few posts regarding networking and think I'm on the right track. Here is the situation: I am taking over the management of an office block...
  3. J

    [SOLVED] Ping issues

    So the past few months I've been having issues with my ping like whatever game I'll be playing on my pc for example CSGO, Rocket League, Minecraft (yesterday I had 800 ping), etc I have at least 130+ms ping with a 20-50% packet loss (On a European server). At first I thought it was my...
  4. R

    [SOLVED] Cheap 48 Port 10 gb SPF switches

    Hello all, As tittle says does anyone have recommendations on brands that carry switches with the bare minimums mentioned above? Something a little comparable to this allied telesis. Price range around 1400 other than sonicwall and ubiquiti. Ubiquiti has little to no support and am now...
  5. K

    Question Intel Ethernet Connection (14) I219-V This device cannot start. (Code 10)

    Greetings, today after booting up my month year old setup, I couldn't connect to the internet via lan connection. I tried everything- changing bios settings, deleting drivers, rebooting, reinstalling, but the network controller in the title simply won't start. The light on the lan port is not...
  6. nickkiefer

    [SOLVED] 2 routers share name and signal

    Need help with home network. Have a xfinity xb6 wifi router on one end of home and a netgear wifi router on the other end of home connected by ethernet. One broadcasts Network 1, and the other broadcasts Network 2. How do I make them share a signal/network? 1 is while 2
  7. Y

    [SOLVED] How Can I Get Reliable Ethernet Connection Without Having A Router in My Room?

    I have a computer that I use for almost everything, from gaming to homework. The router in my house is downstairs and my room is upstairs, so for right now I am using a Wifi Extender and connecting ethernet through the wifi extender into my computer. However, the connection isn't the greatest as...
  8. Gripzy

    Question My Internet crashes for 10 seconds when I open 3 or more processes that use it.

    Hello! I just got a new faster connection with up to Gbps bandwith, download and upload, from DIGI. I stream from OBS, immediately there was some problems after I installed it. I stream at like 2000 Kbps, which is less than 1% of my bandwidth. If I open up more processes, like a game (cause I...
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    Question My internet keeps going out when playing certain games

    I just bought Escape from Tarkov, and everytime I load it up everything will run fine for about 15 seconds and then my computer completely disconnects from the internet. Everything else in the house can still connect and works fine, but my computer won’t connect. Even if I restart my computer...
  10. SolonQ

    [SOLVED] Internet speed suddenly slow after downloading Hamachi.

    So my internet speeds are usually 550 mb/s down and 35 mb/s up, but ever since downloading hamachi, the download speed looks like it's been capped to 90 mb/s down and 0.09 mb/s up. I think it may be Hamachi, could just be a coincidence or not, I don't know. I just need help getting my internet...
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    [SOLVED] Remotely reset a disconnected static SIM connection at property using a backup SIM connection?

    What equipment to use? How to do it? I have an unreliable static mobile internet connection (functions through a SIM card in a router) which I use to monitor my home through a Wi-Fi security camera. There are no other options other than the mobile network for a way to connect to the internet...
  12. Xtal_

    [SOLVED] Netowork adapter disconnecting frequently

    So I've been having a reocurring issue with my adpater spontaneously dropping out quite frequently- some days more frequently than others. I've tried everything online that proposes a fix; changed my adapter (multiple times), changed my router, tried updating/reinstalling/rolling back driver...
  13. A

    [SOLVED] Need help with understanding 1000BASE-T vs. 10GBASE-T bandwidth and certification of CAT6 and CAT6A cables.. 10Gbit achievable on CAT6 <30m?

    Hi! First post on this forum, I hope and believe this is the answer to my goal of finding the best network forum for my needs! Not a native speaker, I hereby apologize for any grammatical errors that may occur in this and all future posts.... =) I am in the process of building a new house. I...
  14. alfredjoejr

    [SOLVED] How is downloading done?

    While a file is being downloaded, where is it stored first? (I mean, while its still downloading) Because, I've observed that the download speed is usually higher at times, and I just wanted to know where those bits of data are stored while being downloaded and flushed to the destination directory.
  15. D

    Question Odd Issue

    I need some assistance. I am working with someone on their home network. The internet will just quit completely. The router wont respond, no dhcp, ping, whole 9 yards. The router is brand new bought Saturday. The cable modem had to be replaced, which started this whole mess. Before changing the...
  16. ComputerWontBoot

    [SOLVED] Why is my WiFi suddenly working poorly on my computer?

    My WiFi is usually very fast on my computer, usually 80-100 Mbps. Occasionally it will drop heavily or cut out altogether, but that's to be expected and usually I'll just reset my router and it'll be fine. A few days ago the speed dipped again, but the usual solutions aren't working. I have...
  17. Z

    [SOLVED] None Traditional VPN?

    About 6 months ago I connected a router to the internet through PPTP/L2TP, no modem. It stopped working after I saw Cox outside working on something. The way I did this was by connecting my computer to CoxWifi Hotspot network and finding the DNS server in CMD. I put the info in the router using...
  18. rawn7702

    [SOLVED] 100 Mbps via direct connection(PC), 300 Mbps via router(router to PC) - How come?

    Hi, I have a 300 Mbps connection from my ISP. When I connect the ethernet cable directly to the PC, the network adapter is capped at 100 Mbps but when I connect the ISP cable to the router and then to the PC, I get full 300 Mbps. (The speed & duplex option is set to full 1.0 Gbps, motherboard...
  19. JimmyYeetsWorld

    Question Network speed/download speed Slow

    Part of this is for my understanding, another is to help diagnosis and apply fixes for my knowledge. Any help is gladly accepted. With that said, I was downloading Halo Infinite today and noticed in my PC is was way slower than on Xbox. This seems to happen a lot on PC and I want to finally get...
  20. alfredjoejr

    [SOLVED] IP address type

    What type of IP address is with the subnet mask of ?
  21. C

    [SOLVED] ethernet speeds

    Hi I wanted to ask if somebody could help why my ethernet speeds are quit low. I should have a 1 Gbps of ethernet speed but only getting average speeds of 60 Mbps on speedtest and my downloads are capped at 10 Mbps, while wireless on my phone i'm getting around 270 Mbps. The switch should be a...
  22. J

    Question "Connected and secured" but no internet access ?

    I have integrated wifi on my motherboard. One day my wifi went out, but in a strange way - the internet is "connected and secured" but there is no internet access, e.g. chrome can't load a page. Windows troubleshooter tells me that "Windows can't communicate with the device or resource (primary...
  23. koolaidman221

    [SOLVED] "The realtek network controller was not found, if deep sleep mode is enabled, please plug the cable" ?

    I have a Ryzen 5 5600x, ROG 6700xt, GIGABYTE Aorus b550M Pro-p, and a EVGA Bronze power supply. The situation started one day when attempting to boot up my computer for a quick game session the ethernet seemed to not work. I tried many things like restarting my PC, redownloading the LAN drivers...
  24. G

    [SOLVED] Losing Internet connection when downloading

    Hello hello I may have a fairly complicated problem which I have troubles fixing: Whenever I download something with my computer (win 10 home 64 bit) connected via a TP Link Wlan stick connected to a wlan extender which is connected to the router, I lose internet connection but my wlan is still...
  25. X

    [SOLVED] Goofy Static IP fighting with DHCP

    OK, been doing this for years, and no issue. The last few days, been having an issue with setting a static LAN (the only thing different is I am now with Xfinity vs CenturyLink - just in case this matters. As usual properties on the network ip4 = <-- static IP I choose (moot, just...
  26. S

    [SOLVED] Packet loss with LAN card ?

    Hello all, I recently purchased Lenovo Legion 5 Pro laptop and while gaming I am facing packet loss on CSGO, Valorant, Rocket League and PUBG. To clarify, it's not from ISP , I tried the games on my old gaming laptop and the packet loss doesn't occur at all. So I guess it's the LAN card causing...
  27. deNameMo

    [SOLVED] PC Video or Stream completely stops when browsing

    It's late right now so I apologize if I don't reply right away or provide insufficent information and will fix that in the morning. My pc or rather entire network has been acting extremely weird for a couple weeks now. Nowadays whenever I have a video or even worse, livestream up and even just...
  28. BlueGuyTTV

    [SOLVED] I think i port forwarded the port 25565 so i can run the MC server, but when testing it says its closed. What do i do ?

    Hi, i have been dealing with a problem lately. I have got myself a TP-LINK Archer C80 and i bought it beacuse the settings seemed easy. They are, but not working? Let me show you my NAT port forward settings: Service name : HTTP IPv4 ADDRESS : External port: 25565 Internal port ...
  29. slowqueen

    Question Ethernet device not showing up in Device Manager, attempt to install driver fails ?

    In the process of building a machine, finally got it mostly working, but now I can't get the ethernet to work! When I plug a cable in, it gets all blinky like it's working, but no ethernet connection shows up in Network Adapters or Device Manager, even with hidden devices shown. In the BIOS...
  30. seperoph

    Question Unstable internet Disconnects randomly

    I have started to notice that my internet is disconnecting randomly and recently it has gotten to the point of it will do it pretty much constantly and the modem gives tons of t3 and t4 errors and sometimes I cannot even access the modems page as if its frozen. ps. I am wired into the router I...
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    Question Internet only connects after network reset each morning

    I recently moved into new student accommodation, and to get internet in my room I've been using a TP-Link (wifi and wireless) powerline adapter. The speeds and ping are just fine, however, each morning when I boot my computer, there is no internet (through either ethernet or wifi). After about 5...
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    [SOLVED] How do I narrow down cause for Packet Loss?

    So recently I noticed I was loosing packets in just about everything. Streaming shows over WiFi i would get alot of buffering, playing games like Valorant and FF14. In valorant id get 5%-20% packet loss and FF14 i get random short disconnects. I ping google 10 times and usually get about 10-30%...
  33. O

    [SOLVED] Permanent disable network adapters and bluetooth on laptop

    Dear all I have a laptop, which I use for backup of files and also for my kids to play on. I would like that it stays "isolated". 1) Are bluetooth and network adapters the only way that someone could access the laptop externally? 2) Is there a more effective / permanent way to disable network...