Category: Networking

Extend WiFi Range With A Dual Band Extender

This article will explain how to extend WiFi range using the Netgear AC1200 WiFi Range Extender.  The Netgear WiFi Range Extender boosts signal strength and signal quality so you can get wireless coverage in those areas of your home that have a weak signal. In addition, …

Reset Network Settings In Windows To Fix Problems

You can reset network settings if you are having problems getting connected to the Internet or to other computer’s on your LAN. A home or small office network consists of several important settings: the router, workgroup, the computer’s network adapter and the modem. If any of these …

Actiontec Firmware Update To Reset Verizon Router

An Actiontec firmware update is necessary if you’re having problems with your router. If you’re running Verizon FIOS, chances are your main router is an Actiontec brand. But no matter who your ISP is, it’s extremely important to make sure you keep your router’s firmware up …

How To Boost Low WiFi Signal Strength

If you have low WiFi signal strength, these WiFi booster tips will help you get the most out of your wireless. Having a low Wifi signal strength in your home or business is frustrating. This is especially true if your router or access point is in the same …

How To Setup A WiFi Extender

There’s nothing more frustrating than unreliable WiFi. If your home has WiFi dead spots, you can setup a WiFi Extender to blanket your home in coverage. Adding WiFi extenders is easier and more affordable than adding switches or running Ethernet cabling to the far reaches of …

Guaranteed RDP

I am asked to help my loved ones fix their computer problems.  And, considering that they do not necessarily know what they are doing when using a computer, sometimes problems arise.  Since I live in the city away from my family, I have configured a RDP …

Fast Wireless USB Finally On The Horizon

One vision shared by the entire IT community is a world without wires–a world where all of our peripherals, speakers, video, backup, and external drives all operate sans wires.  Wireless USB devices such as mice and keyboards paved the way for further thinking.  First gen wireless …

Linksys Routers Under Attack!

Using a Linksys router at home or at a small business?  There could be inherent security holes within the base firmware that comes shipped on the device.  The base firmware that comes installed with the EA2700, 3500, 4500 series routers, also referred to as the “Classic …

Powerline Networking Makes Home Networking Easy

Powerline networking is a networking standard called Homeplug AV that uses the existing electrical wiring in your house to network your computers and other network devices. It’s always better to plug into your router whenever you can, both for speed and security. It’s also sometimes difficult …