Windows 10 can’t connect to this network

If your Windows 10 computer can successfully connect to some wireless networks, but cannot connect to certain wireless networks, it is possible, that the stored credentials are out of date. To force Windows 10 to ask you for the updated username and password

  1. In the Start Menu select Settings,
     
  2. On the Windows Settings page select Network & Internet,
  3. On the left side select Wi-Fi,
  4. On the Wi-Fi page select Manage known networks,
  5. Select the network you are not able to connect and click the Forget button,
  6. In the lower right corner of the screen select the Wi-Fi network icon, select the network, and click the Connect button.

 

IPv4 Network Subnet Prefixes, Masks, Usable Hosts

The following table shows the IPv4 network subnet prefixes, subnet masks, and the number of usable hosts.

Prefix size Network mask Available subnets Usable hosts per subnet Total usable hosts
/24 255.255.255.0 1 254 254
/25 255.255.255.128 2 126 252
/26 255.255.255.192 4 62 248
/27 255.255.255.224 8 30 240
/28 255.255.255.240 16 14 224
/29 255.255.255.248 32 6 192
/30 255.255.255.252 64 2 128
/31 255.255.255.254 128 2 * 256

* for point-to-point links only

In a subnet the following two addresses cannot be assigned to hosts:

  • the first address is the address of the subnet,
  • the last address is the broadcast address to all hosts.