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How to enable Wifi and Lan at the same time ? | Windows 10 |

One of the recent questions raised to me as if we can use Wifi and Lan at the same time, the generalized answer is no we can not use it at the same time, second question - is there a workaround to this situation?
This is something I need to check out for!
So in order to search about did some research and found that many people posted a fix for Windows 7 but could not find the accurate fix for Windows 10 or we can say no one has really tried it so far.
So let's go ahead and make a note of what people were doing on Windows 7 and then we will try to replicate them in Windows 10.
Tried below steps:
Chances are, your laptop's wireless card has a "disable on wired connect" feature configured as a default.
  • In the Windows 7 Control Panel, launch Network and Sharing Center
  • Click "Change Adapter Settings"
  • Right-click the wireless adapter you're using
  • Left-click "Properties"
  • On the Networking tab of the Wireless Network Connection Properties window, click "Configure"
  • That will display the properties window of the wireless card.
  • Click the "Advanced" tab and see if there's an option for "Disable on wired connected" or Something similar to it would be there.
  • If there is, and it’s enabled, disable it.
Check in BIOS settings:
Some computers have a BIOS setting that determines this behavior. Whether this BIOS feature exists and where to find it is model-specific, but here are a couple of examples, which should at least help you figure out what to look for if you have a different model.
  • On HP laptops (probably all recent models, but I can vouch for EliteBook, ProBook, and ZBook systems), switch to the System Configuration tab, select Built-In Device Options, and uncheck the box next toLAN/WLAN Switching
  • On some laptops, go to Settings→ Power Management → Wireless Radio Control, and in the right pane uncheck the box next to Control WLAN radio.
Then one of the fellow friends suggested to try bridging:
  1. On the Windows 10, click on the Windows icon. Type view network connections and press Enter. (You can also type NCPA.CPL in Run Command box, Run Command box can be opened using WinKey+R).
  2. Identify your Ethernet connection and your wireless connection. The Ethernet connection is called Local Area Connection and the wireless connection is called Wireless Network Connection.
  3. Click on Local Area Connection to select it.
  4. Press and hold the Ctrl key and click on Wireless Network Connection to select it. Now you should have both connections selected.
  5. Right click on the selection and select Bridge Connections.
This legacy setting was superseded in Windows 10 with a new setting that is the "metric" much like in typical networking.
Go to your adapter properties, IPv4 settings, (keep current DHCP or static IP) and click on the "advanced button". There you will see the new checkbox andautomatic metric the textbox to enter manually at your discretion. The lower the number the higher the priority.
So as concluded for Windows 10 Machine try bridging the networks and see if works for you as well. 
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Android real hacking tool - Wifikill


After rooting my Android I had been always looking out for apps through which I can do amazing stuff which unrooted mobiles can't do.
I found many apps in there but the one which I found most amazing is WifiKill, Wifikill app is so amazingly effective in messing up Wifi network that Google PlayStore permanently banned Wifikill and most of the antivirus started showing Wifikill as virus threat.
I used Wifikill app as enthusiast and tester, never found it harmful to my mobile, infact WifiKill helps me check IP address of users in my open network and let me disallow the access to certain people whom I don't want to use my network.
Now as we now the background of WifiKill app lets check out how I got Wifikill when WifiKill is not in PlayStore !
Answer is XDA forum, forum is designed for Android developers and there users, they communicate with each other and improve upon App development.
XDA forum link to Download Wifikill
Kindly read the forum guidelines carefully and check the details there before using WifiKill.
As I have nothing to do with development of Wifikill and while testing and blogging about WifiKill app I never face any challenges doesn't mean that WifiKill is completely harmless. It may cause technical or legal consequences.
So use it on your own risk.

How WifiKill works: 
Wifikill bluffs with other devices in the network and attached itself to the devices accessing same WiFi network as yours, Wifikill sends Auto reply to the devices in network and make them think that your device is a router and make them forget about the actual router. After which all this devices started sending internet access request to your mobile instead of the actual router. As soon as WifiKill gets internet request it smartly drops it and fool other devices.

This information is only for ethical hacking kindly do not harm or abuse others resources.

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How to find your IP Address and MAC ID on Android Device
How to root your Android Device
How to safeguard  your device from other user using Wifikill and Faceniff

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