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Bluetooth repeater/bridge

I was wondering if somebody already tried to create some sort of Bluetooth repeater or bridge? I know they are not the same, but both systems should work for my needs. In detail, I am trying to ...
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RPi3 PulseAudio & Avahi problem

I have an Ubuntu 17.04 server which is sharing its sinks (connected speakers) and sources (USB microphone) with my local network. I've ensured the PulseAudio cookie has been pre-shared and on my ...
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Share Wi-Fi Internet access via Bluetooth on Raspberry Pi

I have tried multiple ways I got on Google, without luck. I know if I am on an Ubuntu machine, I can use BlueMan to configure this. Actually I have already succeeded in that. However, I think BlueMan ...
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PiHole Not Resolving Local DNS Entries for clients with static IPs

I have a Raspberry Pi 2 running Pi Hole 5.2.2 and Cisco Linksys E2000 router running DD-WRT v24-sp2 (08/12/10) std-usb-ftp I want to be able to have PiHole resolve a DNS entry such as MyDevice to an ...
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Setting up Pi Zero W Wi-Fi through USB SSH

I am having lots of problems connecting my raspberry pi zero to wifi. I have followed a number of tutorials. 1. What I have tried This was my wpa_supplicant.conf file ctrl_interface=DIR=/var/run/...
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Use Raspberry Pi as VPN gateway specific hosts on VLAN?

I've been trying to figure out how to do this for awhile now and I'm not even sure if what I want to do is possible at this point. I'm trying to update and simplify my current network while ...
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Pi Won't Connect to Ethernet or WiFi

EDIT: This is a brand-new Pi 3 board running raspbian I just got my Pi, and for whatever reason I can't access the Internet. Ethernet will try and configure forever, and when I try to connect to ...
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Automate routing metric with multiple interfaces

I have a RPi with 3 interfaces: eth0 - standard ethernet eth1 - GSM modem wlan0 - WiFi How can I automatically prioritise the interface that has access to the internet (eg. I can ping 8.8.8.8 or ...
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Is it possible to have a Pi as an access point that forwards packets to another Pi that's connected to the internet?

Essentially a long range wifi extender. What I'm wondering is possible if whether you can have a setup such that a user can connect to the first Pi, make an HTTP request that gets forwarded to a ...
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Raspbian Stretch: WiFi configuration from hotspot

I'm looking for a webserver to configure the network using the AP that works with the latest Raspbian Stretch. If I'm not wrong these projects rely on the old name scheme: https://github.com/sabhiram/...
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Setting up a DHCP server on a Pi v3B with Raspbian Jessie?

I'm attempting to set up a Pi as a DHCP server for a private network of ~10 machines. The pi will be connected to a network switch. So far I've been following this well written guide: https://www....
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Networking - Two Raspberry Pis communicating over wired connection

As a part of my research I need to have two Raspberry Pis and a Pixhawk all within the body of a UAV. I know I can get one Pi connected to the Pixhawk over mavlink, but how can I get the two Pis ...
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How to configure network-manager

I'm new to rpi but not new to debian. A bit frustrated trying to find answers online. Hoping someone can answer some questions for me: What's the default raspbian network manager called? How do I ...
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Capture AV/HDMI and stream over the network? (+IR extender too, maybe?)

Is it possible to have the Pi take-in/capture footage then stream that footage over the network? Could I also attach an IR receiver to one Pi, and have it repeat from an IR receiver on another Pi? ...
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Extend router network using Raspberry Pi 3 as access point

I currently am using this guide to create an access point using the RPI3 to create a new network, but what I would like is to extend the network to which the RPI3 is connected via Ethernet so that it ...
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Connecting Windows 10 IoT Core Pi to corporate domain WiFi

I currently have a Raspberry Pi 3 running Win IoT core and I'm attempting to connect it via WiFi to a corporate network. The interface options appear to only accept a psk to join a WiFi network. Is ...
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Setting up a Huawei LTE stick e3372 on a raspberry

I have just taken over a project from a colleague so I am not 100% sure what this pi have been up to before. Anyways, my task is to setup a Huawei LTE usb Stick (E3372) as a modem for the raspberry ...
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Network unreachable error + can't add Gateway IP

I'm having the exact same problem as the poster of this question: "connect: Network is unreachable" on a working wlan0 (connected) interface However, if I try the poster's solution of ...
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SOLVED Unable to connect to wifi--does nothing

I just purchased a pi 2 through the CanaKit, and I'm having some issues getting the wifi dongle to work. It scans for networks and finds mine, but when I put in the passcode and click "OK," ...
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Raspbian - Network-Manager 0.9.6 or newer?

I am using the RPi CLI only. I would like to use Network-Manager as I do on my ubuntu system (v0.9.8). I have installed NM on my dev RPi (via apt-get), but looks like 0.9.4 is latest available. Is ...
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Trying to understand Auto reconnect WIFI method

Iv'e found this method of reconnecting the WIFI dongle from this post , but want to be clear on how it works, before I try and implement it. 1) Go to /etc/ifplugd/action.d/ and rename the ifupdown ...
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I can't access from vlan 10 to vlan 20

I can access from my PC to eth0.10 (vlan 10) but when I want to access to eth0.20 vlan 20 I can't access my operating system is Debian this is the interfaces of my raspberry pi auto lo iface lo ...
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Cannot SSH to headless RPI Zero W via USB

I am unable to access my RPI Zero W v1.1 with SSH through USB. I'm using a fresh install of the RPI OS Lite 32 bit version through the official Imager (1.7.4), with a custom username/password, custom ...
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Unable to connect to pi 4 Ad-Hoc network

I've been trying to create an ad hoc server using a Raspberry Pi 4 running Raspbian GNU Linux 11 (Buster) following this forum post. I've modified it slightly to make it simpler, rather than any ...
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Pi-hole not accepting local DNS

I have setup pi-hole on a local linux server using docker-compose, the server uses the local IP 192.168.x.123. Here's my docker-compose.yml: version: "3" services: pihole: ...
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bond eth0 and wlan0 on combine mode

I'm rewriting my original question as I could advance on my issue. I'm trying to bond eth0 + wifi on some combine mode to improve transfer rate on with my raspberry pi 3. After reading those docs ...
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Connect only to 5GHZ network

How configure the Raspberry 3 B+ to connect only to the 5GHZ network and not to the 2.4GHZ network? Its revision 1.3 The output from sudo iwlist wlan0 scan | grep Frequency Frequency:2.437 GHz (...
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Raspberry PI 3B+ losing connnection

I have a problem with my raspberry. I can connect to it using putty(ssh) or VNC Viewer, but after few minutes the connection drops. I still see it listed when i go to "connected devices" on ...
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Using Systemd-Networkd for Multi-Interface Networking

I am attempting to create a multi-interface WiFi to (WiFi, AP / ethernet) setup. I am using Systemd-Network, and I am able to get the base configuration to work without issues. I run into problems ...
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Use Raspberry Pi to monitor traffic on local network through a specific port

Is there a way to have a Raspberry Pi Model 3B+ monitor traffic on the local network through a specific port? I am running Plex on another machine on the network and have my router port forwarding to ...
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Networking with Raspbian 10 Buster

I am following a tutorial for using a Raspberry Pi to create a MAC address sniffer. The tutorial recommends the following commands are entered into the etc/network/interfaces file: allow-hotplug ...
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Why can I SSH in to my Pi, but can't access the network from it?

I recently re-arranged my home office, which required unplugging my router and Raspberry Pi 3 (among other things). Despite changing nothing besides the ethernet cable, I am now encountering the ...
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Headless Raspberry Pi 4 model B won't connect to internet via WiFi or Ethernet

I've been flashing and re-flashing my SD card to no avail. The annoying things is that it was able to connect to the WiFi network on first start-up, and then it decided never to connect to the ...
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Traffic Control using Raspberry Pi 3 B+

My router doesn't have bandwidth control per IP/MAC feature. I was wondering if there's a way to use my Raspberry Pi 3+ (that's already used as a pi-hole) to control the bandwidth for each IP/MAC in ...
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Tethering Pi to Computer for Internet

Good Evening, Ideas- I'm operating at work so I'm very limited to my "lab" to play around with stuff. Anyway- here's what I've got- Ubiquiti EdgeRouter 8 Raspberry Pi 4 Windows 10 Machine (with VNC, ...
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Mount network share on boot with hidden password

When I was trying to mount a network share on boot by adding the following line to the /etc/fstab file: //<server>/folder /home/pi/target cifs username=<username>,password=<password&...
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Wifi connects but no internet access on Raspberry Pi 4

I can connect my Raspberry Pi 4 to my wifi, but I can't seem to access the internet. I can ping machines on the network, and I can ping (and even VNC into) the Pi from network machines. However, I can'...
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Using Pi to bridge two networks through SSH tunnel

TLDR: How to route SQL traffic through a reverse VPN tunnel on a Win10 client to an outside network. I'm hoping I can get some clear advice / tips on this desired setup. I'm looking to access an MS ...
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Connect to a proxy server but only from specific interface (eth0)

I want to connect my Raspberry Pi to the university network. I was successful to connect it to eduroam (WLAN). Some times I would also like to access the universities network over LAN. For doing so, I ...
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Can I boot off a network if I can't modify my router?

My Raspberry Pi needs to be connected to my home router, which unfortunately is a standard router provided by my ISP, so I can't change anything on it. I have another main computer running, which I ...
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Network login sign in screen

I am touring Spain staying at a number of campsites which offer Wi-fi but ask for a username and password. On my Android tablet I connect to the Wi-fi and get a 'sign onto network ' message which ...
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Network boot multiple Raspberry Pis

I am looking into SD cardless network boot options for a bunch of RPis. I would like them to all boot from one server, which should provide either of two images to the raspberry, as well as an ...
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How do I prevent resolvconf to add %eth0 to an address in resolv.conf?

My raspberry runs the follwing relevant services: isc-dhcp-server bind9 radvd The message I get from isc-dhcp-server is this: Unable to set resolver from resolv.conf; startup continuing but DDNS ...
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Difference between iface wlan0 inet manual and iface wlan0 inet dhcp in wifi to ethernet router?

I have developed a wifi to ethernet router. Wifi is connected to my home router having internet and ethernet is connected to my laptop( just for testing).My laptop is not getting internet, but it gets ...
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What is Hostapd interworking? How to use it?

I am very excited to use the interworking functionality of hostapd! I aim to do a network redirection once a client connects to my RPI access point. I am following this tutorial for RPI AP. In the ...
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What is the maximum clients a Raspberry Pi 3 B+ access point can handle?

I have setup a RPi 3B+ as access point using this tutorial: https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/configuration/wireless/access-point.md I have a few dozens of RPi Zero's that connect to the AP. ...
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Raspberry pi not visible in windows 10 network

I have a rpi2 model b. It has ssh enabled and I can use remote access and putty to input commands and make edits. I can ping both ways (computer to rpi and rpi to computer). I can see it on my ...
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On-premises Central Device Management tool

This might be a duplicate, but after a days of research I haven't found an answer to this. I'm looking for a device manager tool to which I can register tens/hundreds of Raspberry Pis located inside ...
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pi's local url (http://raspberrypi.local) not working with android devices

I've set up a raspberry pi as a local server (running latest version of Raspbian, latest Avahi version installed), and I would like to access the server using a local URL (http://raspberrypi.local). ...
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RPi 3 as Wireless Hotspot (hostapd): nl80211 driver initialization failed

I'm trying to create a WiFI Extender with my RPi3. I'm using a TP Link TL-WN722N external adapter. The setup is as follows: Some WiFI -> TP-Link Adapter (wlan1) -> RPi -> Onboard RPi WiFi (...
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