• Wireless internet connectivity problems on Windows XP machines

    My users can connect with their laptops on our wired connection. When they go on the road and try to connect via wireless in hotels/airports etc the wireless connection connects, gives them a local IP address etc. yet they are unable to get any webpages to load. I've even had them try to use the IP...

    Major8Payne30 pointsBadges:
  • Can 2 dsl units be connected through separate switches and 2 NIC’s work?

    I have a Dell 3G processor and 512k mem, using windows 2003 server and two NIC's one 24ch sw for all clients, one dsl for internet connection. Question: can 2 dsl units be connected thru seperate switches and 2 NIC's work?

    Nc951235 pointsBadges:
  • Extending Wi-Fi’s range to pick up signals farther away

    We have a set of dell corporate laptops. Can we extend the wifi’s range on them to be able to pick up signals further away? We are working with Windows Vista and 802.11 G wireless mini pci cards.

    ITKE342,785 pointsBadges:
  • Appropriate configuration for adding a wireless router to a wired network

    What is the appropriate configuration for adding a wireless router to my wired network without affecting the network. This will be for visitors and does not need access to the network other than internet and printing. I would like to separate this out to our dmz. Are there white papers on this?

    TeachMeIT975 pointsBadges:
  • Static webpage to instruct users what to do to gain access to network

    I have seen schools that have informational pages when you connect to their hotspots telling you what you need to do to access it. What can I do to do something similar on my corporate network. Instructing the users to contact the right person by displaying a static webpage.

    Troubleshooter24755 pointsBadges:
  • Organizing traffic with mixed wireless and wired clients

    If I have a mixture of wireless and wired clients connecting to the same devices across my network do I need to separate the traffic into vlans? Will this help network speed? Or is it not necessary?

    NewnanIT1,110 pointsBadges:
  • Answer a Question, Get A Practical Guide to Linux!

    This week's IT book giveaway is A Practical Guide to Linux Commands, Editors, and Shell Programming. Answer one of five unanswered questions then leave a link to your answer in the discussion area below. On Friday, August 20, 2010 at 12 PM ET, we'll choose a winner from those who answer. Ready,...

    MelanieYarbrough6,345 pointsBadges:
  • Connecting two routers on the same network to extend range

    Can I connect 2 wireless routers on the same network to extend the range of the network? What changes will I have to make and what routers would you recommend?

    ITKE342,785 pointsBadges:
  • Results of two wireless clients logging into the same network with the same static IP

    If two wireless clients log on to the same network and both have the same static ip configured for the wireless adapter and they log on at the same time what will happen? Will either be able to use it? Or both intermittently? Is there a way to protect from this? We use static ips around here for...

    ITKE342,785 pointsBadges:
  • Wireless Network not working properly

    My wireless network is acting strange: 1) I have an ACER desktop picking up the signal from my airport extreme router using wireless. However, it only shows my own network and not the other 15 networks from around the neighbourhood, like my laptop shows. Why not? 2) Most times my computer adds the...

    AppleAl5 pointsBadges:
  • Blocking unsecured networks

    When I am scanning for wireless networks in my companies head quarters we see all sorts of unsecured outside networks. How can we prevent them from showing up and infiltrating our offices?

    ITKE342,785 pointsBadges:
  • Network monitoring tool to alert when the network is too saturated?

    Is there a network monitoring tool to alert me to when my network becomes too saturated and recommend what to do like spit more subnets or set up vlans? How can I view collisions and the such?

    ITKE342,785 pointsBadges:
  • Bridging mode on a LinkSys router

    What is bridging mode on a linksys router and how does it differ from using signal extenders. Is this a good way to add routers to remote parts of my network to extend the signal? We have a big mix of OSes and machines connecting to the network and we have points where the signal does dwindle down...

    ITKE342,785 pointsBadges:
  • Setting up wireless network at a remote office

    When setting up my wireless network at a remote office what steps should I take to make sure it is secure and no one else can access the routers web console and change port forwarding and firewall rules? Is there a check list somewhere?

    ITKE342,785 pointsBadges:
  • How can I see what users are connected to my wireless network?

    How can I see what users are connected to my wireless network? I am running a sonicwall tz170 for wireless connectivity. Is there a place I can see which machines are connected? Host name and dynamic IP? Can I export this information as well?

    MelanieYarbrough6,345 pointsBadges:
  • What are the dangers of others having access to my wpan password?

    I have netgear setup in my house for my laptop and another desktop computer in another room. Unknown to me a relative gave my access code to someone in the house to operate their ds; gave it to his mother for her new laptop who lives across the street and uses it on one or two of his devices. He...

    Doriselaine5 pointsBadges:
  • iSeries Wireless Network

    We have an iseries 8203-E4A in our main office in NJ along with a SonicWall network device, we are thinking about going wireless in our office in California.   Any thoughts on speed and security?  

    Karens6180 pointsBadges:
  • Networking two location within 150 meters

    I have two shop the distance between them is 150 metres i want to connect my computer with my two shop which will be the best and cheapest method and the price.

    Tyre5 pointsBadges:
  • How can I become a wireless networking engineer?

    I am interested in becoming a wireless networking engineer. What are the job requirements for this, and what amount of training would I need to become a wireless networking professional?

    NetworkingATE1,545 pointsBadges:
  • Mysterious wireless network problem

    We have a wireless network in our small high school that is usually trouble-free. Server is 2003 server; clients are XP Professional. We use roaming profiles. There is a bank of five HP laptops in the library that use this wireless connectivity. The machines are identical in model and OS. Four of...

    Britinga425 pointsBadges:

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