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Questions tagged [internet]

Software that interacts with the internet

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Sharing screens of several users across internet, like teacher viewing students working

I want to run a hands-on tutorial where I can watch remotely across the internet any of several students’s work in progress on their screen. Something like Apple Group FaceTime, but screen-sharing. ...
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'Intelligent' knowledge management software with guided search and wiki

Some specific needs I would like to address: Collection of hyperlinks and keywords (possibly with content snapshot and tagging) Guided search look up content on its own (self-driven), based on ...
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Time-based internet shutoff on Linux

So I'm looking to block internet access on my Linux laptop after a certain hour. Initially I was going to try chomper paired with a chron job to do the trick, but ran into a bug. In particular I ...
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Software for bridging my computer and a VPS

I am not that much of a tech guy so I don't know how to call that software. Basically I am looking for a software that would bridge a connection from my VPS (which has a public IP address) to my ...
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simple lightweight reliable method to send notifications to ubuntu over internet

Me and my friend are using Ubuntu 16.04 I want to have a method to send a notification to her laptop. She is not so experienced with Linux so It's better to be very easy to setup. I want it to be ...
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multiple connection management

In Windows O.S. I am connected with both wired and wireless connection. I would like to connect application A with wireless and application B with the wired connection. Is there any application that ...
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Connection monitoring tool

I'm having some problems with connection (randomly drops) and need to check whether it is problem with specific parts of hardware. Which is why I am looking for a tool for monitoring connection over ...
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Video players with RTSP support

I have asked this question first: What codec/capability is needed for a video player to play (French) TV stations as VLC does? (namely playing TV stations of the French provider Free) and I have ...
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wifi hotspot program for windows using eg USB wifi dongle

I'm using a LinkitOne dev board (like Arduino with built in wifi etc). for a development project at work, but I discovered that it's built in wifi doesn't support the WPA2 AES encryption used on our ...
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CRM style project management software

I'm looking for a project management software or similar that can solve my problems. What for: A stock item needs 5 different steps to become saleable, none are physical, but each are done by a ...
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HAR viewer for Mac?

I am looking for an application to open and view a HTTP Archive (HAR) file for a MAC. I have the following requirements: Standalone application (I do not want to try to start apache on a MAC. Will ...
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Graphical Network Manager for Debian (like gnome or kde)

I am building a Linux computer from scratch. I am using latest Debian version with OpenBox as window manager. I installed Tint2 as taskbar. I would like to have a network manager, not a command line ...
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recommend a FREE split-tunneling vpn service

so-far difficult find vpn service for free offer split tunning except paid services further : no logs/tracking would be better whats split-tunneling? https://www.expressvpn.com/features/split-...
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An alternative to Mobiwol or any other way to block certain apps from accessing Internet

I need to control which application on my Android-based phone has or hasn't access to Internet. Requirements: invisible to device user (except for icon in app drawer), password required for ...
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Test which ports are open for outbound connection

I have a computer located on a Internet network that has some security policies, which I don't have control over. I am looking for a program, user script, or web service that can give me a list of ...
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Internet speed checking app for Android

I'm looking for an internet speed checking app for Android that: Does not try to make any connections when it isn't explicitly run by the user. Does not load itself in the background... ever. Does ...
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Track down a caller from his ID

I use my company soft-fone for work. I never shared the tel # with anyone outside the company. Yet I keep getting a call from a caller ID which is obviously an a VOIP caller ID ( not a number just 5 ...
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Are you aware of any tools for osx that can show my daily weekly and monthly internet usage?

Currently i am on the go and i need to monitor my data usage from the my mac. Do you know any tools (preferebly free) that i can see my network usage so i wont exceed my quota ? Thanks.
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Browser that Creates Independent Sessions for each New Window?

Is there an internet browser for a windows 10 PC (or can a browser be configured in such a way) where each New Window creates an independent session free of any cookies and such opened in other ...
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Network Performance + Monitoring and Site Pinging

I want to install software on a few windows computers to determine network performance. My client is having problems with network access, and since installation and configuration was not made by me, ...
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How to monitor webpages for changes?

My company has a requirement to monitor a number of webpages for changes to content, with the ability to filter out parts of the pages we're not interested in. Does anyone have experience of the best ...
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Make my laptop think it's on wifi when I'm hotspotting 3G from my phone

I teach lessons over Skype, but my internet isn't very good and after a lot of attempts to improve it I've come to the conclusion that my ISP just isn't able to provide me with reliable internet. I ...
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A free program to log all programs on a computer that connect to the Internet

I need a free, preferably lightweight, program that would keep a log of all programs on my computer that connect to the Internet. It would also be preferable that such program would log those ...
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Is there any software which can distribute the internet speed to the programs according to their priority order?

So, if first (assigned) process gets the internet speed first and after it's demand is over/fulfilled the remaining speed goes to second process and so on?
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Internet connection monitoring program

My internet connection os very unstable. Sometimes it has quick downloading speed, but mostly looses around 40% of packages, and the ping is around 900 ms. I would like to download a program that ...
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Recommended application for switching between two ethernet?

I am fortunate enough to have two wired internet connection and co-incidentally my PC's motherboard also has two Ethernet ports (Gigabit and Intel) Both internet connections are wired ADSL and ...
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Firefox plugin to help me switch search engine

I am trying to switch my primary search engine for the fourth time now since 2010 and, like before, the search results are still not of the quality I'm used to (which are Google's). Example: "...
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Windows software to intercept browser calls

In Windows, when an application tries to load a web page, the default browser is loaded without any user interaction. Can anyone recommend Windows software that will intercept the call before the ...
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Parental internet filtering software that can block specific content rather than just whole domain names

All of the parental internet filtering software I'm aware of seems to be based around blocking entire domain names. So that's an easy problem to solve. However I'm trying to find internet filtering ...
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Video chat for long distance, limited bandwidth users?

We recently moved to the other side of the planet and face the problem of limited bandwidth internet service at a time when we want to use video chat on a daily basis. It's not totally unusable, but ...
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Android app to easily deny Internet access to apps, does not show apps that don't use it in the first place

To prevent a particular app from using the Internet, NetGuard/AFWall+/XPrivacy can be used. PROBLEM: They shows all apps on the phone, even the apps whose source code does not even attempt to access ...
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Android app to show bandwith usage(speed) of apps

I am looking for an app like the android version of Netlimiter for Windows. I have tried some apps which promised to do the above but all they did is just show overall data usage. i.e App ABCD this ...
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Search the internet for pictures by keyword and automatically download a set number of the results in the original resolutions (Ubuntu 14.04)?

This is the task I would like to be able to perform: Search for images on the internet by a keyword Automatically download a specified number of the search results in the original image resolutions ...
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Alert if a process has uploaded more than X bytes over the last Y seconds

I am looking for a Windows program that can give a process has uploaded more than X bytes over the last Y seconds. E.g., if the running Oracle server has uploaded more than 1 GB over the last hour, ...
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Bandwidth limiter

I am looking for software that will allow me to connect to a network wirelessly, limit it to a set amount, output said speed to Ethernet port. The catch is I need said limit to be variable, easily. ...
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Alert if a remote computer tries to connect on a given port

I am looking for a Windows 7 program that can give an alert if a remote computer tries to connect on a given port, and gives the option to accept or refuse. I don't want any warning regarding other ...
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Website research tool that shows information about domains (like WHOIS, IP, backlinks, etc.)

Looking for a tool that can do the following: receive input a domain name (or host name like shop.example.com) produce a report for the domain/host for such information as WHOIS IP, IP owner, sites ...
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Which FTP program can I use with SourceTree?

I am using SourceTree from Atlassian to manage my source code for a personal project (a small project). I would like to know if Atlassian offers an FTP client/program which can interface with my SQL ...
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Control what can access internet on laptops

I use my laptop at college, and I share my 4G data plan with it because the wi-fi is too slow for me...However I don't want it to eat too much internet, what software would be the best to : White ...
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Android app to turn off mobile data for certain apps

I have Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge with Android 5.1.1 I want to turn off the Wi-Fi and mobile data for a certain app (for example Messenger and things like that). Which specific app would recommend to ...
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Internet control app for Android

I need an app that controls internet access (on-off data connection) to my android phone. I want it to enable the internet every 30 minutes or 1 hour when not using my phone and secondly, I want it ...
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Notification tool for continuous update checking of remote file (by URI)

Usage scenario Somebody regularly uploads new PDFs to his web page and updates the old ones. I do copy them to my hard drive, however, I am unfortunately not notified of any updates to the files. ...
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Version of ping with accurate and detailed statistics

I recently found out that the default Windows ping <IP> -t statistic is a bit off and the reason is that Windows counts a "Destination unreachable" as a valid reply (which may even be ...
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Free WHOIS web service

I am looking for a web service that gives WHOIS information for a domain. I would like this service to meet these requirements: Gratis Stable Includes the following information in a query ...
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Web browser, that handles problems in a usable way

I have some core 2 duo machines with windows 7, usually with 4GB RAM. I am looking for an internet browser what would run on them and that is able to open a few windows (say 5 to 10) and some tabs in ...
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internet blocker for windows 7

Is there any program for Windows 7 that will give access only for certain web sites. I'm not looking for programs that can block some web sites, but I need program that gives access to only certain ...
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Manage and monitor internet traffic in remote computers

I have a main PC that connects to network by wireless and get internet by a VPN. 5 PCs connect to this computer by remote desktop and use internet from main PC. How can I monitor internet traffic? Is ...
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Software to help me reconnect to the Internet without restarting Windows

My laptop is running XP SP3. I am not using any wireless router. Sometimes when I was doing my school homework using my Laptop, I would disconnect the machine from the Internet so that I could focus ...
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Software to cap a specific program's network usage speed?

I am looking for a piece of software in which I can set a max download/upload speed per program. Here's my situation: I am developing a game that relies heavily on the player's internet speed, and to ...
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Powerful open-source download manager for Android

I often have issues with downloading heavy content on my smart-phone, either because of poor internet connection, or server problems. The download-manager that comes with Android is very weak. Can ...