Forum discussion tagged with NIC.
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    Question can old laptop upgrade WiFi Card to AX200 (WiFi 6), any dependency?

    Below is my laptop information: Brand: ASUS Transformer Book Flip TP500LN CPU: Intel® Core™ i5-4210U 1.70GHz RAM: M471B5173EB0-YK0 - Samsung 1x 4GB DDR3L-1600 NIC: Mediatek MT7630E 802.11bgn 1T1R As I know for AX201, it only support Intel 10th gen CPU, is that any dependency or something I...
  2. ashold7

    Question Optiplex 760 recognizes PCI-Express card as SDVO

    Hello, I plugged a hp nc364t network card into the PCI-Express slot of my Optiplex 760. The NIC is fully working I tested it in another PC. However the Optiplex just recognizes the NIC as a SDVO card according to the BIOS. If I plug an Ethernet cable into a port of the NIC nothing happens... The...
  3. N

    Question Websites not Loading Properly On Any Browser

    Mobo: MSI MAG Tomahawk Z390 CPU: Intel Core i7-9700k GPU: EVGA Hybrid RTX 2080 Super RAM: Corsair Vengeance 16GB DDR4 3200MHz Memory: XPG GAMMIX 2TB PCIe NVMe M.2 SSD PSU: ASUS ROG Strix 650W 80+ Gold Certified I just recently did a new PC build, with an MSI MAG Tomahawk Z390 Motherboard. Ever...
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    Question One PC has slow network speed

    Hello. I recently upgraded to a gigabit fiber plan. I am getting fast speedtest results (@750 Mbps up and down) on a wired laptop, directly to the modem and through my router. However, my desktop seems to top out around 500 up and 350 down. The desktop has 2 NIC cards and same results with...
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    Question 82579LM packet loss fix?

    hi, ive bought a DQ67EP with a 82579LM NIC, i didnt know that the NIC had packet loss problems and ever since ive started experiencing them ive tried finding a solution, im wondering if anyone knows a fix or new patches that might work to solve the packet loss problem :)
  6. Cactws

    Question Internet stops working for everyone when I connect my to the router...

    There has been 4 days this is happening. Internet works fine on every other device when my computer is shut down or not connected to the router via cable. But the moment I connect it, the internet simply stops working, on the PC, on my cellphone and everyone else's in the house. What is going...
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    [SOLVED] Gbit Network Connection getting capped at 200-300 Mbit/s by Windows

    Around 2 weeks ago i upgraded from a 400mbit to a gbit connection. Everything worked fine. My PC: ASUS P6X58D-E (support gbit speeds) Intel Xeon x5675 @4.2GHz Network: FRITZ!Box 6591 Cable EdgeRouter X (setup as switch) Now the problem: My PC is getting capped at 200-300 Mbits. All the...
  8. gaming lexus

    [SOLVED] Install NIC in processor lane or PCH lane?

    Hi all I have a Dell T20 server and I have just bought another NIC that I'm going to install. Looking at the lane setup in the manual page 45, I don't know if there would be any detriment to installing the NIC in slot 4 which is connected to the PCH rather than in slot 1 which is connected to...
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    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...
  10. Dcopymope

    [SOLVED] A question about Category 6 Ethernet cables

    I know Cat6 cables are capable of transferring data at 10 gbps , but since my modem only gives a maximum throughput of 1gbps and my network interface card is also a 1 gigabit Ethernet adapter, what is the use of a Cat 6 Ethernet cable beyond better protection against electromagnetic...
  11. B

    [SOLVED] Using High power NIC

    PCIe specs specifies that 75w is supported on x16 slot. Initially 25W is supported at bootup & later after configuring as high pwr device, 75W is supported. Whether from server MB side this needs to be configured as HIGH power device.??
  12. Lil’bertz

    Question M.2 NIC to M.2 slot?

    Do all motherboard s that have M.2 slot support M.2 MIC? im planningto purchase this motherboard soon i want to know if it will support it will it transmit bluetooth and wifi like it was in a laptop M.2 wifi slot?
  13. uzi314

    [SOLVED] Local Area Network via Switch for Sharing and LAN Gaming?

    Hi guys! I wanna know that how can I make Local Area Network via only switch instead of router because I don't want internet for sharing my files and folders and for LAN Gaming and please note that I will be using Gigabit switch thus I want full 1 Gbps speed on sharing but IDK about the whole...
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    Question GPU drawing power away from my NIC

    Hi guys, Recently I bought a new GPU of a friend of mine, its a GeForce GTX 1050ti made by gigabyte, and after I installed its drivers my network speeds dropped massively, previously I was getting about 15mb/s however now I get about 300kb/s. However I realised that when the GPU timed out the...
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    Question Internet download speed slows down over time in just one device

    I am at my wits end over this issue. I'm using windows 10 (updated to 1903) and I'm hardwired to my router. When I turn the computer on, I do get close to 1 gigabit of speed as intended for my download and 40 Mbps upload. As time goes on, the download speed starts degrading and in less than 24...
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    Question Got a New Network Card but now CPU is 100%

    Hey. So my family decided to get Gigabyte speed services and I reluctantly agreed to get a network card since it seems like the previous model could 'only handle' >100 mbps (they like 'uniformity' and i'm already a black sheep for using Windows still and not Macs). But upon using Adobe or...
  17. Tanyac

    Question ASUS XG-C100C 10g adapter slow to connect and regularly disconnects

    If you've used Windows with mapped drives you'll be familiar with the "Could not reconnect all network drives" error that has been around since Windows 7. There are no absolute fixes, but several workarounds. One such is to run a batch script at log on which reconnects the drives so you don't...
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    Question Differing Internet Speeds for Wired Devices

    We just had a 300 mbps Internet service installed in our home, and my desktop routinely registers average speeds of 315 mbps. Needless to say, I'm very pleased. My wife and son, however, have their desktops connected to the same router via Cat 6A Ethernet cables, as I do, and their average...
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    [SOLVED] Ethernet keeps disconnecting only when playing games (after countless tries to fix it)

    Hello, I know there must be countless threads with the same title out on the internet but I ask you nicely to take a look at mine too, because I have tried so many things already(and read so many similar threads) that I don't know where the problem could lay. My internet connection...
  20. R

    Question Want to upgrade my video card on an older PC

    Looking into a newer video card for my aging computer. I'd like some advice whether or not its worth the effort. Intel Core i5 2500K @ 3.30GHz Sandy Bridge 32nm Technology RAM 8.00 GB Dual-Channel DDR3 @ 802MHz (11-11-11-28) Motherboard...