Forum discussion tagged with Routers.
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    Question What router to go with?

    Hey all, so have a fairly limited budget but am looking at getting either of the routers below and am after some opinions and reasons as to which one. 1. D-Link Taipan DSL-4320L Tri Band AC3200 ADSL2+/VDSL2 Wireless Modem Router NetGear Nighthawk X4S D7800 Dual-Band Router Linksys AC5400 Tri...
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    Question Repeated Ethernet Disconnects (Year Long, Minus $250)

    Alright so this is a very long-lasting problem (almost year) and will be a long post, but hopefully, someone smarter than me can help me out, because I am all out of ideas. So, it all started out with me gaming and receiving random lag spikes in any of the games I played. I would also lag in...
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    Question Can i connect routers to each other to extend range?

    So i have one ethernet connection coming from the ground, it is connected to what i believe is a router (black box). It gives OK connection if u are downstairs (both wifi and ethernet) But the connection is too weak upstairs. So is there a way i could buy a new router, connect it to a cable...
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    Question Two routers, different times, same network?

    So I've moved into a new flat in the last couple of days, and I've encountered a problem. I'm in a granny flat, seperate from the main house, but the landlord has included unlimited internet in the utilities section of the bills, which is great. Problem is landlord goes to bed at 9.30, and turns...
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    Question Is it possible to configure a router as a hub (not a switch)?

    Hey there, I was wondering if it was possible to turn my router into a hub (not a switch). and reroute all the networkinfo that is coming through to all the computers connected to the "hub". If it is possible, How would one do that, either through cli commands or settings. Surely if it is not...
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    Question Huawei Router/Modem with Asus AC68U Router on same network AP vs Extender Mode?

    Hi, I've recently changed ISP who have installed an LTE-based router-modem as a main gateway. I also have an extra Asus AC68U router (which I highly recommend!) and I have achieved the following network setup: Current Setup. The secondary router is connected in AP (Access point)...
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    Question cpu fan error?

    i just installed for the first time a cpu water cooler corsair hydro series h115i. And when i strated the computer i got i think 3 beeps and it says cpu fan error. it lets me boot the computer and i can see that the water cooler is working but the gpu fan is not running. when i started the...
  8. IamBread

    Question Is My Motherboard dead?

    Hi I'm Bread, I recently started my new build, The Specs are ASUS ROG Strix B350-f gamin, 32 gbs Of Ripjaws Gskill ram, Asus 1070 video card, and an AMD Ryzen 5 2600x. When I put the build together I tried turning it on, but no boot. The CPU fan was spinning, I even felt the hard drive at it was...
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    Question Which one should I get?

    For my first build, I've been looking at monitors, and found a couple that seem good, but I'm not sure which one to go with. Can you guys help me out? The three displays are as follows.
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    Question All Games Running Slow Suddenly

    Specs: i7-4820k, Gtx 970, 16gb ram I bought some new ram about 9 days ago, corsair vengeance 16gb. Install was fine and all of my games were running butter smooth on ultra settings with 60-70+ FPS for 2 days. I'm not exactly sure when it happened, if it was after I installed the newest Nvidia...
  11. aGoodOldRub

    Question If same price 2600x or 2700 ? sorry for this title

    I am just gonna play games and I found a deal where I can get the 2700 for the same price as 2600x I mean kinda. I can get 2600x with b450 gaming plus asus MOBO or 2700 with msi a pro mobo. I don't think motherboard brand difference make a big difference ? I would like to spend no more than 50...
  12. SputNikX

    Question Fuzzy Display and Text

    Hey everyone, I have a nVidia GT 610 graphics card and recently got a hand-me-down display from my brother, the graphics card should support up to 2560 x 1600 and I had it working perfectly @ 1920 x 1080 LG display but after switching to the new monitor the screen items look very fuzzy and low...
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    Question Does anyone know how to copy a full https:// website?

    Hi everyone. Does anyone know how to copy an https:// website AND/OR a website that requires you to login for which you already have login credentials (i.e. username and password)? I've been able to successfully copy a full website before using the program HTTrack Website Copier, but I don't...
  14. macr0x

    Question No WiFi while watching TV

    Hi all folks! I’m currently having issues with my bedroom router (Medialink MWN-WAPR300N) a cheap router I have wired to the main one (Huawei HG8245H) to have more WiFi coverage troughout the entire apartment, my ISP provides FTTH and I have a bundle (internet, tv and phone) through the huawei...
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    [SOLVED] MOBO & CPU upgrade

    Hello all. Long time listener, first time caller and all that. I recently picked up a cheap second-hand pair of 8GB Corsair Vengeance DDR3 sticks, however my motherboard only supports up to 4GB a slot so I'm using this as an excuse for a system overhaul. This is primarily for gaming and my...
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    Question Any idea on how to get Alienware case lights to work with ASUS motherboard?

    I've an Alienware R2 Triad case I got from eBay and built my own PC with an ASUS Maximus Hero XI Z390. The case came with a proprietary front board for all the front connectors and interfaces with the MB via USB. The front board also has wires attached to these gold plates, and the side panels...
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    Question HDD Corrupt?

    Hi, I'll get straight to the issue - I think my HDD must be corrupt. It shows up in File Explorer fine, however, when you go to access any files from it, it freezes solid (even if I just try to open an image file from the HDD). The issue is, I have important files on there I would like to keep...
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    Question Ryzen ram

    i bought 2 kinds of ram i dont see a noticable performance increase is there somethign behind the scenes i dont see that i should keep 1 over the other? i cap my FPS at 75 thats all my monitor is capable of so i dont ever go below maybe thats why i dont see the difference? or is it really that...
  19. TStahler

    Question Graphics Card Noise

    When someone says that a graphics card is "Loud" does that only refer to during gaming any during heavy usage such as rendering, or does it also apply ton when the card is idle? Just wondering. Thanks.
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    Question Does This PC Build is valid?

    Motherboard: Asus P5E3 Deluxe WiFi CPU: Core 2 Extreme QX9770 Colling: CM MasterLiquid Lite 120 GPU: GTX 760 RAM: 4x F3-10600CL9S-2GBNT = 8GB SSD: Intel SSD 335 Series 240GB HDD: Seagate 250GB Case: CM MasterBox Lite 3.1 TG PSU: 500W (I will update the model soon! Note: This is a modern PSU, not...