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    “Ethernet” doesn’t have a valid IP configuration!!!

    I recently finished building my first pc, everything is fine but it won’t connect to the internet using ethernet. I tried troubleshooting and it says, “Ethernet” doesn’t have a valid IP configuration. I’m using a Power Line Ethernet adapter and I know the ethernet adapter and wire works as it...
  2. Dizzyy

    Internet speeds not what they should be.

    ok so i have been banging my head into walls and drilling holes into my floor trying to fix this so if someone can help that would be great. so i am paying for 600mbps internet speeds. i don't expect to hit that mark be close would be nice. i was using a tp-link N900 dual-band PCI Express...
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    Solved Ethernet not recognised by PC

    Hello, I am encountering a very unusual problem with my PC. My ethernet cable is not being recognised by my PC :"A network cable is not properly plugged in or may be borken". Now I am sure the cable is ok and it has been working with no problems for a long time. I don't know what is happening...
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    Help Configuring Access Point to Receive WiFi

    Hi everyone, Thanks for taking the time to read, and potentially help with this! Appreciated :) Anywho, I have an old Desktop that does not have WiFi, only allows Ethernet connection. I also have this old Access Point (might be even obsolete, from GIGABYTE) and a WiFi router. I've been...
  5. samuraiartguy

    Ethernet cannot see a web site

    This is a STRANGE ONE. I am running a Mac Pro on a LAN with Ethernet and WiFi. I have my two Mac Pros in my studio on Ethernet, but also need WiFi to connect to our printer. I am running Mac OS X Mojave (10.14.16) and High Sierra (10.13.6) on the two machines respectively. Today I discovered...
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    Dead zones and extending wifi signal

    Currently with Vodafone broadband, but there is no internet on the top floor of my house We an ethernet cable running from the router upstairs and was wondering what the best device is to either - plug into ethernet cable to allow wifi access on top floor (preferred as I presume it will be...
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    Work from home need help A.S.A.P Please

    I work from home my problem is i live in a 2 story home with others the internet connection is on the bottom floor yet my office is on the top floor and I have to be connected via ethernet for work im not diy savy at all and i was previously getting by using my wifi but the company has cut all...
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    Code (56) all fixes on google didn’t work

    The error code code 56 is showing when I click it n Realtek puce gbe Family controller. I have looked up fixes on other devices but none of there methods work. What dose this mean. And what can I do besides uninstall vpn uninstall update and do a net work reset?
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    Upload Speed is too slow

    Hi, I have a symmetrical 1GB connection (download and upload) and my download seems to be working fine on the wifi + ethernet. Although on wifi the upload seems to be much faster than the ethernet for my device. I've tested with Ethernet connection on another device and both the upload speed...
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    Laptop has annoying wifi and ethernet connection issues

    My Dell laptop has trouble connecting well to my home internet. With wifi, it is almost always super slow, like 8 or 9 mbps. Sometimes resetting the modem and restarting the laptop at the same time will fix this temporarily. With ethernet, occasionally it connects and is fine, but more often...
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    Suggestions for Network Adapter

    Hello, Recently I have set up a desktop computer which will obviously need an internet connection. As of now my phone is tethered to the pc, and I am using my data to browse, which is suboptimal as the connection is mediocre and it is costly. For context, the pc is located in a small studio...
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    Possibly got a faulty Ethernet port on my hands

    A few days ago I upgraded my PCs motherboard, from a MSI Z370 PC Pro, to a Z390 Gaming Pro Carbon (also MSI), at first there was no issues at all, until a few days after, my Ethernet speeds were dropping randomly. One minute Ill have perfect internet speeds over ethernet (my normal speeds of...
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    Solved Windows 10 limiting my ethernet speed

    I should be getting gigabit speeds, when I test with speedtest I get around ~140mbps, shows 300ish, sometimes 400. My NIC is set to 1.0 gbps, my network card is not the issue. I tried a new windows installation on a spare SSD drive, the speeds were instantly 1gbps without problems...
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    Remote Wake On USB

    I would like to be able to remotely wake up my Windows 10 laptop that does not have an Ethernet port and found out my laptop has an wake-on USB function (I'm not able to remotely wake my laptop up using an Ethernet to USB adapter, which I mentioned in an earlier post). I'm able to wake my laptop...
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    “The Network Connections Folder was unable to retrieve...”

    ”The Network Connections Folder was unable to retrieve the list of Network Adapters on your machine...” OS: Windows 10 Network Adapter: RealTek PCIe Family Controller Hello all! About a week before i posted this thread, my Network adapter would not connect to the internet (via Ethernet) ive...
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    Intermittent Internet Connection

    I have a Windows 10 PC running on a wired connection using powerline adapters, one connected to my PC and the other to our modem. The connection drops at seemingly random times and will stay that way until I wait long enough or manually reset the connection by unplugging/replugging one of the...
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    Keep Ethernet USB Adapter On While Laptop Sleep or Hibernate

    I tried to remotely wake up my Windows 10 laptop by connecting an Ethernet cable from my Raspberry Pi to an Amazon Basics Gigabit Ethernet USB Adapter, which I plugged into the USB 3.0 port of my laptop that I'm trying to remotely wake up. The lights on the Adapter turned on while my laptop was...
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    websites will not work while cell phone is connected to wifi

    i have a friend who is having this issue and i am trying to find an answer. we play a game called world of tanks. he and everyone in his house are now suddenly unable to connect to the world of tanks or wargaming in general websites. they are able to (using the wargaming installer app) download...
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    Download speed 0.00 mbps (Epic Games/ Steam)

    Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Home, 64 bit Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7700 CPU @ 3.60GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 158 Stepping 9 Processor Count: 8 RAM: 8091 Mb Graphics Card: Intel(R) HD Graphics 630, 1024 Mb Hard Drives: C: 930 GB...
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    Lan, wan, ethernet and adapter. Windows 7

    All of my settings, drivers and networking programs have either been disabled, erased or uninstalled. Tried almost everything. Anyway to revert them all to original settings and drivers? I dont have the cd or any possible way to access a new installation cd.