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    Need help with extending wi-fi coverage across a 3-story house

    I am trying to help a friend to distribute his ADSL via wi-fi across his whole house. The problem though is it is a 3-story house built into a cliff, so has THICK concrete floors. So the questions is can you set-up 3x Wi-Fi routers and bridge them (not wirelessly) but via LAN(CAT5/RJ45)...
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    Need help with extending wi-fi coverage across a 3-story house

    I am trying to help a friend to distribute his ADSL via wi-fi across his whole house. The problem though is it is a 3-story house built into a cliff, so has THICK concrete floors. So the questions is can you set-up 3x Wi-fi routers and bridge them (not wirelessly) but via LAN(CAT5/RJ45)...
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    ADSL modem help. DSL light red.

    I've been through 3 modems in the past 2 months. Each one gives me the same problem. The Internet light stays green but the DSL light goes red. I've tried everything. I've tried resetting. I've tried resetting the line from Telkom. I'm with Afrihost and I'm definitely not out of my cap and my...
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    NAT Loopback some advice please.

    Hi All. Don't know if this is the right place for this... but here goes... I run a instance of opensimulator on my pc and have now got to the point where others can connect to me using a particular viewer. All is good except the networking part where I am totally a noob. In order for the...
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    D-Link Router - Difference?

    Hi, Does anyone know what the difference between these two routers are? Approx R120 price difference. MD-DSL2750U (R676 or R657 @ rebeltech) http://www.comx-computers.co.za/MD-DSL2750U-D-link-DSL-2750U-ADSL2-Modem-Wireless-Router-Buy-p-50389.php DSL2750U (R784)...
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    Separate ISP for Xbox and work on one router.

    I saw a post for a PS3 but nothing on an Xbox. My landlord has a D-Link DSL-2750U router that he uses for his office. How do I set up a separate account on the same router to run an xbox off it? Been struggling for hours and even managed to lock the router on Support mode. Any help will...
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    Suggestions on a Wifi ADSL Router

    Hi guys My old aging Billion 800VGT is starting to give me issues (I checked, the latest firmware is loaded) - for example, it shows the connection is there and everything, but when I try to browse I can't. Also, my wireless devices gets stuck on the "obtaining IP address" message -...
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    What is this?

    Hi, Can the clever guys who know please tell me what this is, and if I should worry, and what to do if it is a threat. I run Avast Free Antivirus v8.x. Win7 X64 Windows firewall is on PC is connected to NAT'ed router. The router firewall log is showing this: I replaced the last few...
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    Connection Timeouts on network

    Hi guys I have fairly good knowledge about ADSL and Wi-Fi but there is something that is bothering me and I need someone with more knowledge to advise on the following: A few friends and I are living in a house together with an Internet connection. We have the following: 1x Netgear Router 1x...
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    An Odd Home Network Setup

    I have a fairly odd setup for our home network (mainly due to 2nd hand hardware...) that gives us some issues. Our current setup has the ADSL line going to a Telkom Wireless router/modem. Because the wireless doesn't work - only the ethernet - this is then connected to an MWEB Billion...
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    Router - Data Usage per IP / MAC / Device

    Hi, I have a 3G USB modem (K3770, vodacom) connected to a TP-Link 3G MR3420 Router and I have iPhone's, iPad's and Laptops wireless connected to the router. Is there a why to see the data usage per device per month (or time) and is there a why to set data limits per device per month. So that...
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    help needed with smart function & ps3 through access point

    hey guys, was wondering if you could help. See attached picture link for layout. http://i50.tinypic.com/2z843y9.jpg everything works fine in room#1, and 99% of the time all is fine with smart tv and dongle in room 2 to be able to connect to network/internet wireless, but recently I've added a...
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    Cheap(ish) Router for ADSL line?

    I am going to get a ADSL 1Mb line installed soon, can anybody recommend a router that wont give me too much of troubles? (Pinetown, Durban area).
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    Trendnet TEW-658BRM problems

    Hi I got back this Sunday to find my router not working at all. When I turn on the router, without and cables plugged in, except the power cord, I get 4 constant lights: - Power, Red - WPS, Orange/Red - DSL Green - Internet, Green When I connect the LAN cable, i get an IP of 169.254.17.55 on...
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    Sharing a 3G connection via WiFi router and PC

    After ditching ADSL and getting an 8ta dongle (ironically) I didn't have WiFi as my router doesn't have a USB slot to take the 3G dongle. I found the following article very useful, but had to make a couple of changes (see after the quote) to get it to work for me...
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    Router Setup and VPN

    I am not sure if this is the correct place for this thread. But lets give it a shot. I need some help. At one of my client sites, the were running their internet on small Mecer router, but this connected to a Linksys WRT54GL. The linksys was loaded with the latest DD-WRT firmware. The...
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    Please help me all you IT GODS out there!!!

    Here is my problem. I have a Telkom adsl line and a router configured with settings by the company IT to connect to the work VPN from home. The problem comes when I want to use my Telkom Internet while I am connected to the work VPN. I can't connect to the Internet at all. I have...
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    Multiple ADSL accounts on one Router

    Yes this question has been asked a million times but all are different to what I want! My Netgear Router can Save up to 8 different account's details: Now if I type in ACCOUNT 1 details into WAN1, and apply it connects and I get an IP adress But when I click WAN2 with ACCOUNT 2 details...
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    Belkin Play Max F7D4401 v1 Help

    I have a Belkin Play Max F7D4401 v1 that won't connect to the internet, even after I replaced it for a second one. I used to have a Billion router from MWeb that used to work on the same adsl line, but this one won't connect, it just blinks amber the whole time and says "no internet access". On...
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    Can Neotel Mi-Fi work with wi-fi router?

    Hi All I read today that Neotel will be launching a 100GB (1 year) pre-paid deal with Mi-Fi device for about R2200 which I'm quite keen on. Now I presume the Mi-Fi does not have a LAN port... Does anyone know how one would connect this to an existing home network? Currently I use 8ta's 60+60...
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