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Windows Server 2012 guest machine no internet or LAN

I have a windows server 2012 with hyper-v added as a feature. I have created a server 2012 and a windows 8 guest machines. The windows 8 machine has internet connectivity and can successfully be added ...
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OID (directory service) Installation and configuration on Windows 2003 R2

I need your help in installing and configuring Oracle Internet Directory service on Windows 2003 R2 server machine, I was wondering if anyone can provide any useful tutorial links on the same. I did ...
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Diagnosing WAN performance & peering issues without a second ISP uplink as a comparison?

Background: I am able to access Twitter & Serverfault from work (using Level3) with no problems. However when I use RCN I get crummy service and am not able to load the page. Page reloads ...
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Windows 7 OS Cannot Access Google or Bing [closed]

A client I do web development for asked if I could help with his PC- it seems a laptop he bought on Craigslist developed a problem a couple of weeks after his latest system update: he cannot run any ...
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I can't connect to internet via lan cable because 2032 battery died and my bios bios info is now empty [closed]

I have a compaq CQ61-112SL from about 5 years now... the main battery is almost dead, doesn't keep more then 10 minutes. anyway my problem is that my motherboard battery didn't have any more energy ...
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Is setting up BIND DNS required for making server accessible from internet

I have installed CentOS-6 server in our DMZ. I have a public IP address which I will use for it. Now, how should I set up its DNS in order to make it accessible from internet? Is there any particular ...
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Effects of internet connection speeds on server queries

Can my internet connection significantly effect queries run on phpmyadmin? I am currently 18 down and 30 up. I switched internet connections today and noticed a deep drop in query performance. The ...
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OpenVPN enable split tunneling, client to overload over their own Internet connection

I am trying to enable split tunneling with my VPN network. I am using OpenVPN to host my VPN network and have follwed the steps to get split tunneling working however my clients still get the: 0.0.0.0 ...
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Design network with redundancy [closed]

I need to build a redundant solution for my company. The idea is to have internet provided by two different ISP in order that if one link goes down the other link will take over. This should be done ...
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Can't connect to the internet on XP - ping works, nslookup doesn't [closed]

I'm trying to fix an old laptop running XP, it was all working fine until fairly recently but it will no longer connect to the web (via Chrome, Firefox or IE). I can ping out to the IP address for ...
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How does an ISP find a server using it's IP address? [closed]

So basically my question is fairly straightforward (and I apologize if this is a duplicate question): how does my ISP find and connect to a server using just that servers IP address? I understand ...
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Intermittent internet access on a flat network - Router is connected [closed]

I’m looking for some help with network settings. I’ve just started a new job (non-IT!) and we have problems with our office network. I’m the most IT literate in the organisation (15 permanent ...
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BGP path prepended route not listed anywhere

We have a simple multi-homed setup with two routers that advertise our AS to two ISP. The second ISP (ISP B) is only used for backup when ISP A goes down, so we prepended our AS 3 times on this route. ...
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Allow 2 different subnets to have access to the internet but not each other [closed]

How would I go about getting say 10.0.1.100 and 10.0.0.100 to both have access to the same internet, but not see each other. My Topology can change to make this happen. Currently I have a ...
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Ports to open in firewall in case of clients getting to a proxy

I have an internal network inside my LAN. The clients are connected via router to the main LAN. In the main LAN there is a connection to internet. I set up a proxy in the main LAN and connected the ...
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Hyper-V VM guest can't ping any machine

So I got Host: Hyper-v enabled machine with four NICs, only one enabled. Network type: External IP configuration are correct for both host and guest (getting it from the DHCP of the company network) ...
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How to authenticate to web based firewall?

I'm new to ubuntu server and I'm trying to figure this out. I have a server install of ubuntu 12.04 behind a fortigate firewall. To get internet access I have to authenticate with the the fortigate ...
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Load balancing with Cisco router

I have a Cisco router with two bonded T1's which are setup as a VPN to the main office. We need more bandwidth but can't get other connections (or it's too costly), so I would like to have a dsl ...
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Provide Internet access for different VLAN

I have several managed switches at work that connect all computer within our office to the ADSL modem. However I would like enforce a VLAN policy to isolate traffic within the network. Through my ...
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Slow internet connection for no reason

We have a cable internet connection. I've called the company when this happens and they say there's been no downtime on the modem and the signal is strong and there's no fixing or outages in the area. ...
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What could cause a group of machines to fail loading secure web pages only when assigned certain IP addresses?

I have about 20 cloned machines running Windows XP Pro SP3. Three of the computers are experiencing an issue where clicking the 'Proceed to checkout' button from the amazon.com shopping cart causes ...
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ping OK, nslookup OK, wget locally OK, remote HTTP false

I'm trying to access http://domain.com/test.html from internet, but getting error Server is running CentOS I'm using DSN hosting (yandex.ru) for domain.com Ping server by ip = OK Ping server by ...
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How normal are remote connection faults and what do they mean? [closed]

Quick background: I have been having a lot of connection issues with my home network. I finally got my ISP to understand and after them checking some of the problems outside of my home I've gone from ...
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Mounting a file system over the internet

I built a web application that runs on a virtual server for one of my customers. It includes the facility for them to upload files, but they now want to store those files on a server in their office. ...
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What's so special about leased lines (T1, DS3, etc)

I understand the theory of having "dedicated bandwidth" but why would a small/medium business purchase a leased line for access to the internet? In today's day and age residential grade connections ...
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Tool for creating networks configuration on real machines or VM ? simulating internet networking [closed]

I'm looking for a tool that can simulate and create networks with different machines , kind of intranet , tool for creating networks configuration on real or VM ? Thanks
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why i cannot start new ssh connections to remote server?

this question is not the same as others, who asked for that they cannot connect to server, the issue i have is that i cannot start more new ssh connections... now i am connected to remote server ...
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Ubuntu Server 12.04 configured for two seperate networks

I am trying to configure my fresh install of Ubuntu Server 12.04 to act as a entry point for two of my networks (the machine has 3 ethernet cards). The basic setup I am looking to achieve is to ...
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How to become an ISP [closed]

well cutting to the point... I want to be able to provide internet to rural areas of my country so they can too gain acces to internet for free. I was wondering what I need to start small, like ...
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Rsync through the internet

I'm looking for a way to copy files from production server to DRP server via internet. The two servers are in different states. For now, there isn't a lot of data to transfer but I suspect it might go ...
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Bandwidth and Speed monitoring software [closed]

I am looking to get some advice on what you guys think would be a good fit for my requirements. My goal is to find software which would monitor internet speed (UP/DOWN), ping times and more(possibly) ...
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Wireless connectivity for small technical conference?

Can anyone offer any advice for setting up a wireless network for a small technical conference? (Perhaps ~ 100 attendees, for 1-3 days.) I've read the resources on this site. For instance, I've ...
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How do I diagnose network corruption on an Internet path?

I run a few hosts on network A that make requests to servers (which I don't own) on network B, somewhere across the Internet. Unfortunately, many of these requests get corrupted. If I make the ...
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Windows 8 - no internet connetction to some hosts while VPN is active

I use VPN to access the servers at work. When VPN is used, all network traffic to the Internet passes through my company network. It worked without any problems on Windows 7, now on Windows 8 some ...
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DNSChanger Malware / Rogue DNS - “Internet Doomsday” July 9

Back in late 2011 the FBI dismantled a large and sophisticated internet fraud ring behind the DNSChanger virus/malware. Part of this malware involved directing victim's DNS requests to rogue servers ...
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Troubleshooting Website problems within the local network

Have an external website which opens fine on some PC's, yet seems to time out (or symptoms of timing out, but never actually does) on others. Seems to only affect (some) of our newer HP Pro 3305 MT ...
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Monitoring Maximum Process Network Activity

We have a collocated server on which we run some OpenVZ hosts. Recently, we have had to pay a lot extra we keep exceeding our bandwidth quota. Our quota is 5 Mb/s but we have spike to almost 50. I ...
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One Windows Domain workstation can ping gateway but gets no internet access

One of the (Windows XP SP3) workstations of our Windows Domain could not access internet anymore, this problem suddenly happened overnight. The domain controllers (there are three of them) are all ...
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How to throttle your own internet connection?

I am writing a website and want to test it's speed on slower internet connections. I have the unfortunate first world problem of downloading at 100mbps, how can I throttle my own computer's internet ...
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PCs with Wired Connection Keep Losing Internet Connectivity

I have a U-verse ATT DSL Internet at our church building. Recently, any computer that is plugged into the network via Ethernet keeps losing its internet connectivity. The setup is from the Modem to a ...
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LAN full of public ipv4 addresses - How to filter it?

The answer to my question maybe is not that hard but anyways, I do not know what to do. So, I just got in a new job in a Univerisity and I found out that the network (the LAN) is full of public IP ...
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How can I use a backup internet circuit for incoming services/applications?

Current: Primary ISP - fiber Backup ISP - DSL We have various apps/services like VPN, email, etc. that come in on various external IPs on the primary ISP. Is there a way without BGP peering to ...
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Internet Sharing solution

I have a client that is a business. The people at this business are not in anyway computer savvy. I was asked to make a file server for them. This server will need to have four shares with a ...
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Redmine without e-mail functionality

I want to install Redmine on an air-gapped network. It has no connection to the internet or any other network. As it doesn't need an e-mail server, it doesn't have that either. My question is, can ...
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Can I use address space from one Internet Registry in the region of another?

Is it possible for me to, for example, purchase address space from APNIC and then use those addresses in Europe or the United States? Would there be a cost or paperwork involved? Thank you.
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Fiber vs. 2 separate business-class cable

We're completing renovation of our new office and need to make a decision on internet access. Our office will contain ~20 employees at the start and we may grow to ~40 in a few years. We have VOIP ...
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Getting internet access from remote host through VPN like you are a VPN's LAN client

On my server(CentOS 6.2), I have installed CoovaChilli* software. Bellow, I will present what I need to do, and put my questions: My LAN that is managed by server is 10.1.0.0. The Internet IP address ...
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ARP issues across MAN

We have a large area MAN provided by a local cable company. Each location has a cable modem that connects directly back to a central location, i.e. it doesn't cross the internet, it is a private ...
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Acceptable use policy / computer use policy / network use policy - why are they needed?

I've always posted a(n) acceptable/computer/network use policy for employees using a network/computer or from users coming in from the outside to use public access points or public computers. Private ...
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Is it just me or is my node down?

I find the www.doj.me very useful. I am looking for something like that but specifically for BGP Nodes. I want to write a script that tells the users if our Internet backbone is down, if if yes which ...