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Forum discussion tagged with router.
  1. M

    Question Powerline adapter causing router to reset regularly

    I've been having regular disconnects to the internet so I called my ISP. They did a line test and router test and said both were fine. My router is downstairs and I have my gaming room upstairs connected via powerline along with a few other things. The ISP said that the disconnects were likely...
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    Question Keep losing internet connection every 30 minutes

    Hello Guys, I'm in need of some help with my internet connection. My connection was fine all the time until lately for 3 weeks now, my connection doesn't seem to be stable anymore. I'm working on a desktop from my home, so every 30 minutes or so i would loose my internet connection. Not only...
  3. K

    [SOLVED] Internet Cutting out Often

    So I have xfinity as my internet provider and currently pay for 60 mb/s (not sure if that matters in this case), however I have days where I'm playing games (usually Rocket League) and my internet cuts out randomly every 5 minutes or so and the only solution I've found is to alt-tab and...
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    Question Connecting PC to downstream Router

    I am a bit of a noob in these matters and can't find a satisfying answer anywhere else. I have connected a downstream router, which is next to my PC, by deactivating DHCP and assigning an IP address to the router. Now I can connect the PC to the Wireless Network of the downstream router, but...
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    Question Internet Randomly Disconnects until System Restart

    Problem: This only started to happen recently (a week or so, ago). My computer (internet is cable connected) would randomly disconnect within a few hours of being turned on. It appears to happen when I allow my computer to idle for a short while (seemingly). The weird thing is, the connection...
  6. XoneRato

    Question Port Forwarding with a modem + router

    Hi, i'm trying to port foward for years now and i still can't open ports correctly to my pc. I've one modem of my ISP (Technicolor TG784n v3) connected to a Lan port on my router (TL-WR941N), my pc is connected to that router. I tried everything and i can't open any port when i check on those...
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    Question Why does my router won't forward the port to my computer?

    I have a netgear smart wizard router. I created a custom service on the port 25565, added it to the firewall rules on inboud services, and checked on the website: canYouSeeMe.org. Error: I could not see your service on x.xxx.xxx.xxx on port (25565) Reason: Connection timed out Anyone has an...
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    Question How do I port forward through 4 routers

    I have been having some trouble port forwarding. I thought maybe my isp could have a second router behind mine I didn't know about. Low and behold there are 3. I don't have access to any of their 3, only my own home router. So my question is, is it even possible to port forward through 4...
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    Question AC750 Or 450mbps N Router?

    I’m planning on upgrading my old Linksys router now that it’s starting to struggle to keep up with our networking demands. Would getting an AC750 Router with 300mbps on 2Ghz and 433mbps on 5Ghz better than getting a 450mbps N router? We live in a 2 bedroom apartment and at anytime there could...
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    Question Wired speed cut in half through old router

    Hi all. First question so please forgive any redundancy on my part. I have a Belkin PlayN600 from 2010-2012 (can't remember exactly), a decent router back in the day. Comcast provides our service at 150mbps/5mbps, both numbers easily reached when a laptop is hardwired to my modem. Once the...
  11. JapanGamer29

    Question Upgrading home internet - a little confused

    Hello. For the last 12 years, I've been using a setup that has a modem plugged into a gateway(?), plugged into a wireless router. From the wireless router, I use WiFi (obviously), but also run a LAN cable to a computer upstairs. It all works well, but I'm upgrading from 100MB to 1GB on June 9th...
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    Question Hui Zhou Gaoshengda Technology Co.,LTD in my Network Devices

    Today I set up a ASUS RT-AC58U router, and added NordVPN to the Modem using OPENVPN (in router settings). I downloaded the app provided by ASUS to monitor my network traffic. I was shocked to see the following company „Hui Zhou Gaoshengda Technology“ as part of my network. I have no idea how did...
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    Question 2 routers, dhcp on/off?

    I have 2 routers in my lan.. [Main- direct Internet connection, 100 mbps, Secondary-150 mbps] I was using em hooked up to lan ports and secondary router's DHCP server disabled... Then I created 2 different LANs by connecting Main router's lan port to secondary router's WAN port and enabling...
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  15. spkenn5

    Question Router(Repeater) to Main Router Connection Problem

    Hi All, I am currently using an old huawei router given by ISP for day to day use, but currently facing a weak-signal problem in my room, therefore I thought to replace the router with the new one would do it (since the router is quite old), but after buying a new router DIR-825+, it did not...
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    Question Drastic Speed Loss Through Router

    Greetings: Yesterday afternoon, I began experiencing connectivity issues with my internet. My service is Airmax antenna 15mbs up and down. Antenna model When I contacted my ISP (a small independant) I was told that the problem was with our router. I was running three PC's plugged directly...
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    Question In need of new router and modem / Internet speed advice

    I'm trying to establish internet in my new house with 5 other roommates (6 people total). We have 6 phones and 6 laptops, 1 gaming pc(might try to hardwire), 2 hd streaming TV's, 2 XBOX's. The house is a 2 story, 6 bedroom house; 2 on the ground, 4 upstairs plus 2 bath. Don't know the square...
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    Question Speedtest showing 300/300MB but I only get maximum 20MB while downloading, even with cable

    So we just upgraded to fiber internet with 300/300MBs speed. I bought a CAT6 ethernet cable with up to 1000MBs speed for my PC. When I connected my PC to the router, I only got a maximum of 20MBs while downloading games or updates, while speedtest showed me that my speed is around 300. Is there...
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    Question Trouble setting up my NETGEAR R6260 router

    Just bought arrived today, I have plugged the router into power, i should’ve done more research before purchasing. After googling guides people say plug into modem but I don’t have one. Also my old router has a broadband slot that my new one doesn’t. Does that mean I have bought the wrong type...
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    Question So many routers and now completely confused

    In last 4 weeks purchased dual band routers which give easily above 800 mbps speed. However gave me only 20 mbps speed. TP LINK Archer Series - C60, C7, C9 Asus - RT18U With all these routers, when Ethernet connected to WAN PORT , and Lan connected from router to Laptop, Speed drops from 80...