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Just got Netgear MR814V2 4 Port Wireless Router (811b), which requires a
ethernet ADSL connector. I already have a USB ADSL Modem, which has been
working Ok on an Ad Hoc network (2 computers) for a couple of months.
I wanted to be able to have two more computers on the network (laptop &
another desktop) and tried to integrate the router without much success.
With three of the four computers...
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| || || | Help With Netwrok Speed
I have just bought a Buffalo TerraStation with 4x250GB hard drives. I
have set it up as 2x250 GB Raid 1 arrays for back-up.
The Buffalo is connected to the PC on a 1GB network link and the
indicator is blue, showing it is connected at that speed.
I copied 47.5 GB of data on to one array last night and it took 8 hours
14 minutes. If my maths is correct that's 5.77 GB/hr or 46.15 Gb/hr or
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| || || | Gigabit V Fast Ethernet
About 12months ago I cabled up my house with Cat 5e running to all the rooms
and terminating in a cupboard to a Router.
I now notice most Motherboards are coming as standard with Gigabit LAN and
Gigabit switches are coming down in price all the time.
Is it worth while converting the cabling to Cat6? Would I notice a
considerable speed difference if all PC's had Gigabit LAN?
I've read a few...
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| || || | 32bit PCMCIA Network card
Does anyone have a 32bit PCMCIA network card for sale?
Alternatively, does anyone know where to get a resonably priced one near
July 18th 05 09:55 AM
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| || || | Measuring the traffc on my WAN?
I have a DG834G and desperately need to know how much bandwidth my
connection is using per calendar month. I have installed netlimiter, as I
read somewhere that this program allows to monitor the WAN without also
recording LAN activity... Is that correct?
Anyone know how I set it up to monitor just the WAN activity, as I use
remote desktop and Remote Admin on the LAN, I don't want this...
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| || || | 3com
I'm thinking of buying a 3com wireless ASDL/router/modem 11g.
Are they any good? Has anyone got experience of these machines?
July 17th 05 06:24 PM
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| || || | Cannot Install PCMCIA network card
I have a Toshiba Portege 3440CT running XP Pro SP2 with all updates.
When I put my netgear FA 410TX (PCMCIA card 10/100 Mb Ethernet) into the
PCMCIA slot, the PC recognises the card and installs the driver, but then
reports a hardware problem. The lights come on and then go off.
I know the card works beacause I used it prior to and post this problem in
my IBM laptop.
July 17th 05 03:02 PM
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| || || | Any FTP & Router Setup Gurus Here?
"Pete" wrote in message
Router: WGT624 (Netgear.)
I'm trying to setup an occasional FTP. I'm using TYP_FTP as it's
simple and all I need.
However I am going bald over this
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| || || | Not basic broadband sharing, balancing
Basically, for a short event, we wish to pay a local household to
upgrade their broadband for a month, and share this connection.
This might seem crazy unless you've seen what BT charge for short-term
leases, and how hard it would be on location.
One thing which concerns me is how we ensure we keep our part of the
bandwidth, say 1mbps, open. If they decide to download something from
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| || || | Belkin Wireless Router Connection Problems/Hanging/Freezing
I have a problem with my Belkin Wireless Router (f5d7632uk4), and am hoping
someone out there can help me. It slows down to a halt daily, to a point
that I cant even connect to it via ethernet until I unplug it and start all
I have read this is something to do with the security log growing too big,
but it only ever shows 30 lines of the log, and clearing it doesn't help.
July 15th 05 11:42 AM
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| || || | AOL - Correct Win98 setting for router config
I'm trying to sort out an issue on a Win98 machine connected to AOL via
a D-link DSL-504T router.
The setup has previously worked, so I know it *does* work, but for some
reason it has stopped working. The MRU is set to 1400 on the router, and
I have NAT in use.
On my version, there is no MTU settings as per that at...
July 15th 05 12:21 AM
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| || || | Direct Cable Connection + XP - W95
not the usual that is discussed here, but networking nonetheless. I am
trying to connect a W95 box with a XP one. The rules I have prevent me from
opening the W95 box to add or remove anything so I am reduced to a direct
serial cable connection.
I've tried to establish a connection from both ends, installed IPX/SPX on
the XP box, enabled guest, file and printer sharing, shared some...
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| || || | HELP with installing network printer
Can any one help me with installation of a netwrok printer?
I have an HP 4500N printer. It has a Jetdirect printer server J3111A
I have connected it to a lan switch. Also connected to the lan switch is my
laptop. I was told I have to use a switch, as I dont have a crossover
I then tried to use Jet Web Admin to find the netwrok printer, but it cannot
July 14th 05 05:57 PM
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| || || | ICS port questions
i have ADSL (plusnet) shared over a peer 2 peer wireless lan and it works
fine, thing is on the client pc on the network is given ip 192.168.0.51 via
DHCP i want to setup port 4001 on tcp/udp for the client pc, my router/modem
a Voyager 205 has options for NAT virtual server but i cannot figure out
what settings i put in there as the adsl modem is on network ip 192.168.1.1
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July 12th 05 04:43 AM
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| || || | What does the future hold for ADSL?
Just an odd musing really, given that I am deliriously happy with Broadband
anyway, but I was wondering what the future holds for ADSL.
I am in a marginal 512k max area - about 3km from the exchange. My ISP
(Pipex) is offering 1Mb and 2Mb services, but I can't get either of these
because of the distance. My 512k connection is very fast and stable, but one
day I would like more!
I read about...
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| || || | Slow browsing on ICS
posted the other day about my ADSL not working in ICS, now have it working
via Avirt soho 4.3, anyway in web browsing and downloading it only works at
speeds of max 36kb/sec strange thing is i updated norton anti virus 2003 via
liveupdate and it was at max speed of 230kb/sec, DOES ANYONE know why this
it seems it might be some sort of port that has higher speeds or am...
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| || || | 1 PC, 2 connections - will this be ok?
I own a Dell Dimension 4600 PC which has been plugged into a wired
broadband connection in my house at uni for about a year.
I am now living back at home and we are in the process of setting up a
wireless broadband connection for which I will be buying a wireless
Will alternating between these two "networks" (the wired connection
July 11th 05 02:09 PM
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| || || | Any point getting an ADSL modem or should I get a router
I've just bought the F5D8230 MIMO wireless router from Belkin which didn't
come with an integrated modem but I really needed its unrivalled coverage. I
now need to get an ADSL modem as mine is USB but the cheapest one is £30,
whereas you can get a router with integrated modem for £40 and a wireless
router for £45! Is an ADSL modem just completely worthless in that at least
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| || || | VNC to NTL Cbale Modem customer
I'm trying to VNC into my mums machine.
The IP address reported by VNC server is different to the IP reported by
I tried both and neither worked (Zonealarm shut down, windows firewall
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