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1answer
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Switch to switch encryption over a wireless bridge (TrustSec?)

I am planning to connect an existing Cisco 3750 switch to a 3560C switch over a wireless PTP bridge. The bridge will be WPA2 protected, but I am looking for an additional measure of security between ...
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0answers
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How can I get QoS over a WDS bridge on Cisco WAP551

I have two Cisco WAP551 devices bridging two physical locations wirelessly across the street from each other (200 feet, line-of-sight through a window). This is replacing a much, much older wireless ...
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0answers
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Wireless client bridge not working on network- any potentially workable alternatives? [closed]

I assist in the work of a small IT group of a department within a larger organization. The building we're in has not nearly enough connectivity for our needs, and so we've had a number of computers ...
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2answers
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Wireless link frequency choice (900Mhz vs 5.8Ghz) for 2-3km distance

I have recently been contracted by a client of mine to facilitate the wireless communication of his "home" offices and a secondary site. The primary site is the top two floors of a 5-story office ...
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0answers
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Wireless Bridging two Sonicwall Firewalls

We have two sites (essentially two small buildings side by side but we are unable to run CAT5 cable between them) which are currently linked via a wireless bridge. We will be splitting the sites so ...
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3answers
901 views

Bridging eth0 to wlan0

I'm trying to create the followig setup: +----------+ | Wi-Fi | +----------+ ...
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1answer
146 views

Convert wifi to wired using wireless router [closed]

I have a TP-Link WR740N, a Raspberry Pi (With only an ethernet port for Network), and a Wifi connection. Is it possible to use the wireless router to bridge the Pi with the Wifi connection?
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1answer
120 views

Accessing WRT54G admin through WET610N bridge

I am using a WRT54G router to host a few computers and servers. I have another computer that is wired to a wireless bridge, which is a WET610N. How do I access the admin page of my WRT54G through my ...
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2answers
70 views

Wireless AP on different routers

I have a Linksys WAG320N Wireless N router and a Belkin Wireless N router. The Linksys is acting as a modem and DHCP server, and I want to set up the Belkin as an AP. Is there any reason this ...
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wireless between 2 buildings

I am setting up a wireless LAN between two buildings -- one with Internet and one without. The distance between the buildings is about 900 feet. This goes across a 4 lane street and up/down a hill. ...
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1answer
640 views

Sharing Internet connection between people in apartment blocks

I am currently trying to choose hardware for two projects. The first project: there is a five-storey apartment block, which receives Internet connection through Wi-Fi. It is planned to place a grid ...
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4answers
2k views

Continuous Bandwidth / Throughput Meter

I am building a wireless link between two points using Wireless-N standard. To determine the best position of the antennas, there is a signal strength indicator on the antennas. The problem is the ...
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2answers
2k views

How do I diagnose problems of dropped packets on a wireless network?

I have a wireless network between two buildings that seems to work fine but when I ping across the networks I see an average of about 10% dropped packets (over several days or however long the ping in ...
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2answers
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config a router to act as a client and access another wireless router/network, wag120n

I currently have a WAG120N( http://www.linksysbycisco.com/EU/en/support/WAG120N) router and I would like to know if it's possible to configure it to connect to a different wireless network(WEP with no ...
4
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3answers
228 views

How strict is line of sight?

The college where I work is wanting to expand our network connection out to the field house building, located about 1/2 to 3/4 mile away from the rest of campus. I'm looking at one of these as a ...
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2answers
65 views

wireless router on LAN

Can I put a wireless router (for a laptop to talk to) which is configured to use DHCP on our work LAN? I just need the laptop to be able to talk to the internet. Will it automatically get the gateway ...
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3answers
3k views

Adding a Second Wireless Router to an Existing Wired Network

I apologize ahead of time, I know this has been asked before, but I'm still having problems...maybe you guys can help. I started out with the basic instructions from the highest-voted answer at ...
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7answers
2k views

What is the fastest way to connect two separate networks within two separate buildings?

We have two buildings that are across the street from each other. Each has their own separate network. We needed to connect them together using a fast connection because of the large number of files ...
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5answers
688 views

What hardware (antennae) to use for an outdoor wireless connection?

I would like to connect two buildings together (house/shop). They are about 400-500 feet apart. To my knowledge, this would require some pro-sumer or pro level gear to accomplish this. A directional ...