• Making a desktop wireless without a PCI card?

    How can I make a desktop wireless without a PCI card? I have no available slots but I do have usb ports available and a Ethernet port. Is there some type of converter for this scenario? I can sacrifice the Ethernet (100/1000) for wireless.

    ITKE352,380 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?

    ITKE352,380 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?

    ITKE352,380 pointsBadges:
  • Configuration problem on 2950 port security sticky behavior

    Hi, I am trying to put port security on a port, I want it to shutdown if another computer gets plugged into that port. I followed the following steps: I set these options: switchport mode access switchport port-security switchport port-security maximum 1 switchport port-security violation shutdown...

    Patelmanojk50 pointsBadges:
  • Wireless interference

    I am having really bad wireless problems. The signal drops unexpectedly. There are a lot of wireless routers in my building and it might be interfering. I see that I can change the wireless channel. How can I tell what channels the other routers are on? I am using a PC laptop with 54g Wi-Fi.

    ITKE352,380 pointsBadges:
  • Measuring a wireless router’s signal strength

    How can you measure your wireless router’s signal strength? Can it be boosted? And what router has the best signal strength right out of the box?

    TeachMeIT975 pointsBadges:
  • Wireless Network not working properly

    My wireless network is acting strange: 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? Most times my computer adds the number...

    AppleAl5 pointsBadges:
  • Ubuntu Inspiron with laptop

    I have Ubuntu 8 and need to know how to get Inspiron 6400 laptop working wireless. I need a simple step-by-step procedure - I am new to Linux. Thanks!

    Chunter110 pointsBadges:
  • Wired or Wireless Networking

    Is it beneficial to have wired or wireless networking for my office?

    ADI COOL0 pointsBadges:
  • Wireless network lease span

    Hi, what happens when the lease for my wireless network expires how do I set the lease time span for my wireless network? Can I set it to infinite? I am using a TP-Link TL-WR542G wireless router. Thanks.

    Arifdelavega5 pointsBadges:
  • Testing wireless network speed

    How can I test the speed of my wireless .11N network to see if I am getting my full bandwidth? How can I increase the speed if it is slow or showing latency?

    ITKE352,380 pointsBadges:
  • BAT file For repairing your LAN setting

    AOA I am using IBM Thinkpad Laptop. I have configure my wireless LAN card with static IP address. I am using Windows XP on this laptop. The problem is that whenever I start my laptop the WiFi Card doesn't connect with my AP Automatically and trying to resolve the IP address. At that point I'm using...

    Muhammad usman125 pointsBadges:
  • how do I boost range of wireless -N router?

    I have a Linksys WRVS4400N for my home office and it works great for inside the house. I also have a gazebo about 120 ft away from the router that I like to sit out on in nice weather to work. I get very low reception out there (1/2 bar) and would like to boost that. Will a WAP4400N accomplish that...

    NaplesKD5 pointsBadges:
  • Blocking cell phone activity or wireless broadband cards from within our server room

    Is it possible to block cell phone activity or wireless broadband cards from being able to function within our server room to prevent data theft? Is there a way to capture what they are trying to send? Can I have activity set off an alarm?

    ITKE352,380 pointsBadges:
  • Checking networks for flaws and defects

    Is there security testing equipment that will check my wireless and wired network for flaws or defects that would allow it to be taken over or infiltrated?

    NewnanIT1,110 pointsBadges:
  • Blocking USB drives or any removable media on Active Directory network

    Can I block the use of USB drives or flash drives or any removable media on our active directory network across the board. We are using group policy but I do not know how to configure it.

    ITKE352,380 pointsBadges:
  • Benefits of wireless router upgrade

    What are the benefits of upgrading my wireless router to dd-wrt open source firmware? Is it true I can boost my signal? Is it safe? Is there a chance I can brick my router?

    ITKE352,380 pointsBadges:
  • How to make laptops log into the domain via VPN for updates?

    Our laptops rarely connect to the domain. We have group policy on them from when they did. How can we require them to log into the domain via VPN to update their machines? Can we force this to happen or will we have to email everyone and tell them to do it? Are there applications that "phone home"...

    TeachMeIT975 pointsBadges:
  • Convert RJ45 connection to wireless.

    I have a pressure test rig that uses an RJ-45 jack to connect to our network. When the test rig was originally set up, it was stationary. We have changed our production method and now the rig is on wheels is used in 4 separate locations, thus I need a network cable at each of these locations, I...

    Flame14,925 pointsBadges:
  • Cisco Wireless 1200 series access point

    Hello all, does anyone know how to change the DHCP range that a Cisco 1200 series Access point gives out, the IP for the AP is 10.20.x.x, and it give out IP's in the 192.168.x.x range, does anyone know how I can get it to change to the 10.20.x.x range as this is the range that I want the computers...

    CGarcia26C1,025 pointsBadges:

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