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Clients that connect to known networks automatically will advertise “hidden” SSIDs in all of their probe requests. This results in your device broadcasting those SSIDs everywhere you go, to anyone who’s listening. This behavior is dependent on the client’s operating system. For instance, you can configure Windows 7 and later to not connect to hidden ...


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Have you tried System Prefs > Network > WiFi Switch off 'Ask to join new networks', then in the Advanced... section below, you can drag networks into your preferred order & delete ones you no longer wish the machine to remember [this will tie in with 'Ask to join...' & shouldn't bother you again].


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The problem is that you are on two different subnets with two different gateways. What's happening is that you have an established connection with some endpoint going to a particular IP address. Your internal network firewalls switches and routers all have this state mapped. When you go from WiFi to your desktop USB connection, your Macbook wants to ...


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Shutdown cause numbers are different from Error Codes. For example, a shutdown cause of 0 means that your Mac lost power. An error code of 0 means that (the function) exited normally with no error. Using this case as an example, *Error code -128" means user canceled, while shutdown cause -128 is undefined. So, in the output you provided, you have 3 error ...


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Run a sysdisgnose. That is how Apple receives feedback from seeding/beta customers. The keyboard shortcut is Cmd Opt Ctrl Shift Period. You can also run sudo sysdiagnose -f ~/Desktop/ in Terminal. The former will save to /var/tmp and the latter will save to the Desktop. Sysdiagnose will contain pretty much A to Z. You should be sure to check the disks....


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You've done a good amount of troubleshooting and at this point, you can probably assume the Mac hardware is probably fine make two conclusions: your home router being different than the service router your other devices re-connecting or reacting to your wifi differently When the internet breaks on your Mac - you'll want to run the wireless diagnostics ...


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Yes, that is correct; it will change. Your MAC (Media Access Control) address is assigned to network interfaces, not to the computer. For example, on this WiFi adapter from a Macbook Pro, you can see the MAC address imprinted on the chip (circled in red) You can even lookup the manufacturer of the WiFi adapter by entering the first six characters into a ...


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For others finding this thread because they too have the problem: On my wife's MacBook Pro, the answer turned out to be that the laptop could not differentiate between the 2.4GHz and 5GHz version of the wireless, and if it connected to a different one than last time, told her the password was wrong. The cure was to 'split' the two wi-fi networks by adding '-...


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You can change the base station name in AirPort Utility by following these steps: Open AirPort Utility Click on the AirPort of whose name you want to change Click Enter Password and enter the password if necessary If this isn't necessary, click Edit Navigate to the Base Station tab of the menu Edit the name, then hit Update But in terms of changing the ...


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Google Chrome uses its own DNS resolver, that's why it behaves differently. dig command also connects directly to DNS server. To verify your current DNS server settings on the Wi-Fi network interface use: networksetup -getdnsservers Wi-Fi To troubleshoot your problem try: clearing the DNS server settings (and rely on DHCP) with: sudo networksetup -...


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If you already tried deleting your network preferences, i guess you went to to the System preferences -> Network -> Wifi -> Advanced -> Prefered networks and deleted the network in question. If not, try that first. Then go to the System Keychain, Applications -> Utilities -> Keychain assistant -> System -> Search for your network and delete the password. ...


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I can't comment, as I don't have the rep - but have you checked /var/log/wifi.log when you've tried to connect? It might offer some other clues. You seem quite comfortable with Terminal, so make it full screen and type networksetup and have a look through the options of that command. There are quite of lot (of options) and examples. Have you also tried ...


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You can change the channel of your router, maybe it is the problem with it. Another possibility is that a Firewall is preventing this. Go to System Prederences-Privacy and Security and then find the Firewall option. Check if it is turned on or off. Change it to either way and check if you can connect now. Additionally, you can go to Keychain Access app and ...


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I don't know of any traffic shapping or bandwidth throttling capabilities of iOS. Technically, you would need stateful packet inspection to be able to detect Torrents and then slow them down (traffic shaping); this is found on many advanced routers and most definately not in iOS. Most likely, it's your ISP that's doing the throttling. Hundreds of ...


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Your first stop should be Apple Support Nigeria: https://support.apple.com/en-ng Go through the steps listed to try to find a solution to your problem. Otherwise, you can often contact a dedicated Apple Support employee. If these options fail to provide success, there are always companies which fix iPhones, in every country. Apple Stores are even often ...



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