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ethernet

  1. bdsmith63

    Network Devices and Ethernet Connections

    I need a little clarification regarding my network setup. Based on a recent fiber optic installation, I want to relocate all my network devices to a central network rack with a central gigabyte switch. Currently they are all located in various places around my basement and on the main floor of...
  2. di1in

    Ethernet works but doesn't show up in Network Preferences

    I'm running 12.4 with everything updated and non-beta. The Ethernet connection works and I'm able to connect to the Internet using it. However, it does not get listed in the network preferences pane as shown in the screenshot below. The problem with this is that I am unable to change my...
  3. dreikelvin

    Belkin Thunderbolt 3 Dock causes Mac Studio to reboot

    So I find myself having to do a PRAM reset every morning when I start my mac studio. Connected to it is a Belkin Thunderbolt 3 Express Mini Dock with Ethernet, HDMI and USB ports. The reboot happens when I enter my password. I tested with only Ethernet plugged in. It only happens if I use this...
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    Comparison: Internal vs. External 10GbE

    I compared the internal 10 Gbit/s network adapter of my base model Mac Studio (Max) with an external Thunderbolt 3 10 Gbit/s network adapter from Sonnet. Internal: External: The difference seems to be a more conservative power ramp up (take a look at the beginning and the end of the graph)...
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    Solution to Connecting Ethernet in Monterey 12.3.1 on M1 Mac (ARM)

    I have found a simple solution that simply works! M1 Max Mac Book Pro, 64GB RAM, 1TB SSD, 16", Monterey 12.3.1 - j5create USB Adapter (Genesys Logic Inc) - simply would not connect on Ethernet - iWALK USB Adapter (VIA Labs Inc) - simply would not connect on Ethernet Interestingly, I am able...
  6. W

    LAN Connected but no ping to router

    Hello, I'm trying to connect to my LAN router. After I plug-in the LAN Cable and manually set my IP, Subnet Mask, Router and DNS Server address, ethernet says it is Connected (Screenshot Below). However; when I try to ping the router through terminal, it says: Request timeout for icmp_seq 0...
  7. ryansebiz

    Slow Ethernet Speeds on 2021 MacBook Pro

    I have a 2021 16" MacBook Pro and my wife has a 2019 15" MacBook Pro, both running macOS 12.3.1. I have a UniFi gigabit network with a Dream Machine Pro and Switch Lite 16, also running the latest firmware. I ran iperf3 with my hardwired PC as the server and each MacBook Pro as clients one at a...
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    Monterey 12.1 File Transfers Between Macs (over Network File Sharing via Ethernet and Thunderbolt3) Wildly Inconsistent Speeds

    Curios if anyone else is experiencing this but I have three macs: Machine A - 2019 Mac Pro Monterey 12.1. Machine B - 2021 MBP m1 MAX Monterey 12.1 and Machine C Mac Pro 2009 High Sierra 10.13.6. When I connect them, whether it's via thunderbolt 3 bridge between the two newer macs, or Gigabit...
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    Maximum Resolution on AirPlay from Ethernet

    I have an iMac 27” 2014, and a MacBook Pro. I installed macOS Monterey on my iMac via OCLP. And I want to use my iMac as a second display for my MBP. I tried to connect my MBP to my iMac with AirPlay via Wi-Fi, but the resolution is limited to 1080p. And it looks bad on the 27” screen. I...
  10. N

    Baffling startup wifi / ethernet hang issue

    This is confusing. I'm a LONG time Mac user - my first Mac Plus in 1986 and dozens and dozens since. Used to sell and support Macs for a living so I like to think I know what I'm doing, but this is... baffling. So, MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2019). Monterey 12.1 So I use the machine at work with a...
  11. Kier-XF

    Ethernet dead after TVOS 15?

    I have four Apple TV 4K devices, and I noticed that one of them was connected via Wi-Fi despite having an ethernet cable connected. I verified that the ethernet cable and connection is good with another device. Reset the Apple TV, still no ethernet. I moved one of the other Apple TV boxes to...
  12. R

    m1 max compatible Thunderbolt Docks

    I tried three thunderbolt docks with m1 max and they all have these problem Problem 1: When dock connected and restarting the mac causes the magsafe to stay amber. Docks having this problem : Amazon Thunderbolt Dock, Caldigit TS3 Plus Dock Docks without this problem: Anker 13 in 1 Dock...
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    M1 Max Issues

    I am having following issues with the 3 days old M1 Max 16 Inch 1) I am only getting 600/700mbps download speed via ethernet port in thunderbolt dock instead of 1gbps. i have 1gbps data connection. apple support says it is a problem with third party thunderbolt dock. whereas i am getting max...
  14. R

    MBP M1Pro with USB-A & Ethernet

    We all think different. Some people like ports and some don't. Some people like adapters and hubs, while some people don't. I can understand why Apple kept only Thunderbolt ports few years ago and also why they reintroduced old-new ports on new MBPs. An objective fact. Now comes the subjective...
  15. majklcze

    MacOS Ethernet en0 not working - Mysterious error

    Hello, I have older Mac Mini (10.7.5), suddenly the Ethernet connection stops working. When I connect to same network by Wi-Fi it gets correct IP address from DHCP and everything works. When I try to connect with "en0" Ethernet my Mac gets wrong IP address (169.254.x.x) Network is not working...
  16. R

    Ethernet has a self-assigned IP Address & will not be able to connect to the Internet

    iMac El Capitan NETGEAR Nighthawk Multi-Gig Speed Cable Modem DOCSIS 3.1 for XFINITY by Comcast Two (2) Gigabit Ethernet port with auto-sensing technology. How do I set up this modem so I can have one Ethernet port for my router, and the other Ethernet port for my imac. The problem is...
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    Wired AirPlay 2 to Stereo RCA?

    Does anybody know a device that accepts AirPlay 2 audio via Ethernet and has a stereo RCA analog audio output?
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    Network Preferences showing me connected to multiple internet sources?

    I am using a CalDigit TS3+ Hub for my M1 MacBook Air. I have ethernet running to the hub which is preferred over WiFi. When looking at my Network Preferences it's showing that I am connected to "Thunderbolt Ethernet Slot 0", "Thunderbolt Ethernet Slot 1, Port 2", and WiFi. Below are the...
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    iPad Pro I tested my iPad Pro's max network speed over 2.5G ethernet - I got 1.2 Gbps

    After upgrading my Google Fiber to 2gig and my network to 2.5G, for sh*ts and giggles decided to test the max network speed on my 2018 iPad Pro 11" and saw a max speed of 1264 Mbps. Did it simply because I was curious - the Google installer was hitting a network max of ~1600 Mbps on his Samsung...
  20. fishcharlie

    macOS Random Networking (Ethernet) Failures

    About once per day (sometimes more or less) and usally overnight, the networking will fail on my Mac mini running 11.2.1. When this occurs all pings in the Terminal fail (to both local and remote IP addresses). So even trying to ping my router fails. Which is strange because in System...