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    Need Range Extender $130 Budget

    Good Day Hard Forum. I find myself in need of your assistance again. Im looking for a good Range Extender. I have a Netgear Router, and was thinking about getting this: NETGEAR WiFi Mesh Range Extender EX7500...
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    Gaming (until Zen 3) + Small server (Zoneminder) + Router (pfsense) recommendations

    Hello, first time poster, long time lurker here. As the title says I wanted to ask for some advise regarding three builds, compatibility and component recommendations. Have been out of the PC building for a long time now (last PC around the Core 2 Duo). 1. Gaming. Want to buy a build that...
  3. R

    Why Ethernet LAN file transfer speed soooo sloooowwww? (Not internet, ... ipad to ext. HHD via router)

    Hi. Wonder if any can help, I’m not the most techie person. I just connected via Ethernet LAN cable and expected at least some improvements on file transfer. (Not speaking of internet speed, talking about copying from iPad to ext hard drive via router) what I’m using ... - iPac Pro 2018 (I...
  4. Z

    New Router or Wifi Extender?

    Hello Everyone, Its been a while since I needed an advice from my trusted computer forums :) I have a wifi problem in the house, the router is in the basement and causes bad reception sometimes on the 3nd floor. (basement being the 1st floor). I have an Ethernet cable on the 3rd floor which I...
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    Is this a modem problem or is it something else? Need help.

    Hi all, I don't know what to think of this problem of mine I'm having now. So my issue is that my internet drops/becomes extremely unstable after a few days of usage randomly. When it happens, I can barely open a webpage on my PC, or any other device. I got a new and upgraded modem/router combo...
  6. L

    net_ratelimit: xxx callbacks suppressed?? Help please...

    Hello people of [H] :D <3 I have a rapture GT-AC5300 router, connected through a Huawaei b168s. I recently updated the Asus router to the newest firmware. Besides updating, I haven't changed any settings and all of the sudden this started appearing in the logs: Dec 15 04:23:35 kernel...
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    pfSense UPnP Not Working Properly

    (This is a re-upload cause I'm dumb posted my original in the gallery) So I'm still a bit new to the pfSense scene and have been having trouble getting UPnP to work properly on my home network. For instance, if I start a game (we'll just use Warframe for example), my pc sends UPnP requests to...
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    Slow data transfer speed Android to PC?

    Hi Guys. I transfer data from my Android phone to PC regularly. transferring stuff from PC to PC with ethernet I get regular speed of 115MB/s via 1Gbps connection. Now even when I'm standing right next to my ATT router I see a constant connection of 866 Mbps on my Note 9. But when I wirelessly...
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    Still Untangle? UTM Unified Threat Management router firewall?

    I have been using https://www.untangle.com/ the Untangle home built free linux firewall solution for 10+ years, IIRC. My current untangle box has died and I want to build something new. This is for my home and I have a typical usage at home with kids gaming and streaming video. Two big...
  10. cageymaru

    AT&T Releases Specifications for White Box Cell Site Gateway 5G Routers

    AT&T has submitted detailed specifications to the Open Compute Project for a white box cell site gateway router. "This “white box” blueprint is a reference design that any hardware maker can use as a guide to build these routers." Tens of thousands of these routers will be deployed at cell...
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    Affordable way to get a wired network to another room?

    In my office I have a wireless Cisco Linksys EA4500 router, it has 4x wired ports (which are all in-use right now). Now across the house I have setup some HW that requires 4x wired RJ-45 connections (the hardware is not WIFI ready) so I see 2 simple solutions: 1- Buy 2x switches one to...
  12. cageymaru

    MikroTik Routers Compromised with Crypto Mining Malware Coinhive

    A known vulnerability in MikroTik routers that was patched within a day of being discovered has been used by hackers to force whole networks of computers to mine cryptocurrency. The exploit causes the router to inject Coinhive's Javascript into every web page that the router visits causing all...
  13. DooKey

    VPNFilter Router Malware is a Lot Worse Than Everyone Thought

    A couple of weeks ago we reported about a Russian malware (VPNFilter) that was infecting a large number or routers from different vendors. This week I have bad news to report because this malware is far more widespread than originally thought. More vendors have been added to the vulnerable list...
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    Using two routers, not the way you think....

    So I have this TP link business class router I really like, but unfortunately it is too slow (my internet connection is 400Mbps and the TP link business router wont quite hit 300). I also have this TP link home router (archer c7) which does the speed just fine, but does not provide VPN (I really...
  15. 3WAYsplit

    I need help with Internet Speed / WiFi Connection Issues / Hardware changes?

    This post is long, but there is a lot going on. I need help working this out. I recently changed from TWC Standard Internet to Spectrum Internet. My intention is to Stream Full time (Netflix/DirecTV NOW/web browsing, etc). Currently I have the following connections: Room #1 TWC/Spectrum...
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    wake up my pc with smartphone,no work always

    hi to all i'm new well on my motherboard asus bios on apm deep s4 , deep s3 , restore ac power loss , ring, rtc and PCIE/PCI (lan) and nothing else after the bios update , wake via usb and ps/2 disapeared , deep s4 & 3 are disabled i have enabled wake up via PCIE/PCI (lan) and i have...
  17. rec0d3

    QoS with DNS?

    Is it possible to do quality of service through DNS? Perhaps a service? If not, what is the best router to do this? I have Verizon FIOS and was looking at the nighthawk router by Netgear? Perhaps a Linksys router, I've always been fond of.
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    Router Upgrade for Gigabit Internet

    Cincinnati Bell Fioptics is getting installed next week, and I'm going to get their 1000 Mbps by 250 Mbps connection using fiber to the home. This will be a major improvement to my 8/3 WISP PPPOE connection that I'm getting fed up with because my internet is controlled by my county's fiscal...
  19. Zarathustra[H]

    Ubiquiti Routing Products Vulnerable to Hijack due to Use of 20 Year Old Version of PHP

    Many of our pro-sumer readers, myself included, have come to like Ubiquiti Networks products over the years for their enterprise-like reliability and management capabilities, but their consumer-like pricing. I should know, I am one of them. The Reg has a story up that might cast some doubt on...
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    Change SSID on 2nd Router

    My main router (router 1) is a D-Link DIR-880L which is cat5 cable connected to my router2, a Linksys E1200. The Linksys (router2) is bridged using the same SSID and password so as to extend my wireless signal. The Cat5 cable connection between the routers is LAN to LAN. This setup works...
  21. Cerulean

    Wi-Fi stopped working properly in my 5-year old DD-WRT Netgear N600 WNDR3700v2

    I live in an apartment on the top-most floor (3rd), and the Wi-Fi on my Netgear N600 WNDR3700v2 is no longer working properly anymore (both 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz), but is still able to perform all other functions. I don't really want to spend money, but if I must the budget is $135 (about how much I...
  22. boushidosan

    RT-AC68U clone $59 - use code WIFI40 - T-Mobile.com

    Can be flashed to get rid of t-mobiles sh*t firmware, unless you have t-mo and want the built in QoS for WiFi calling. This is a clone of the RT-AC68U (currently around 150 on amazamazon) and is a decent router. http://www.t-mobile.com/accessories/t-mobile-wi-fi-cellspot-router.html RT-AC68U...
  23. Cerulean

    Ubiquiti for guest network in business environment

    Greetings! This is a learning opportunity for me. At the present time the client has a Netgear AC1900 DD-WRT router with an HP server running DHCP, DNS, AD/DC, file server, print server, Quickbooks server functions. All the workstations connect via 5GHz Wi-Fi. Owner has agreed to grant access...
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    Weird Ethernet Issues Post Power Outage - HELP

    To start out, there was a power outage this last week when a transformer blew, and after it came back on this is when everything started. Mind you, everything worked flawlessly before this happened. The relevant hardware: I have an old media server with an EVGA 780i FTW, and a Q9550. The system...
  25. gawkgawk

    Small Business network setup wired router/switch help

    I'm new to small business network setup. I have my cable modem hooked up to the WAN port of the TP-Link Gigabit router and a cat5e cable hooked up to port 16 on the Netgear Switch. On the Netgear switch setup I set the DHCP mode to "Enable" as I figure the router will handle IP address...
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    2 Asus Routers and Smart DNS Question

    I have an Asus 87AC and rt66 and have been using a smart DNS service for 4-5months without issues The asus RT66 is the main router with the DNS on it, and the asus 87 AC has been setup as an AP, getting an IP from the RT66 along with DNS. The smart DNS is for region unblocking from a 3rd party...
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    Open NAT for gaming question

    Hello. Im unable to acheive an open NAT on my Xbox 1 since my ISP(Liberty, Puerto Rico) locks out my modem whenever I change the port settings. Im considering purchasing a router in order to circumvent that and improve the experience. I imagine there's no concrete answer to this but my...
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