Networking

Who Needs Wires? Make A Wireless Bridge!

Assuming you followed my instructions on flashing your router with the latest fancy DD-WRT firmware, then you will be able to transform your router... Read more »

Flash a Router With DD-WRT Firmware

Sometimes the router that we know and love doesn't do everything we need it to.  If you need additional functionality not currently supported with... Read more »

Our Choice Between Google Drive, Skydrive and Dropbox

And the winner is...all of them. But if you're going to make us pick, we have to go with Skydrive simply because they offer... Read more »

Add A Hard Drive To A Failing RAID Array

There are a lot of subtle nuances to Windows Server 08.  Many different configurations to get it set up the best for your particular... Read more »
Wireless Router Placement

The Best Wireless Router Placement In Your Home

Wireless router placement rarely crosses the minds of most people. You buy the router, take it out of the box, and then plug it... Read more »
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Learn How To Improve Wireless Speed On Your D-Link Router

There are a few things home users can do to extend and improve wireless speed. The obvious is to have the best speeds coming... Read more »
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How To Easily Share Files Between Mac and PC

Many homes and offices have a hybrid computer environment, meaning there is the potential need to share files between Mac and PC. Setting up network shares... Read more »

Wireless Settings Do Not Match Network Requirements

As easy as networking Windows Vista and Windows 7 has become, there are times when connectivity problems are encountered that make you scratch your... Read more »
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Block Websites With D-Link Router

There are a lot of dangerous websites out there. Some contain viruses, and some contain content and images you do not want members of... Read more »
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Disable Router SSID Broadcast For Security

You can disable router SSID broadcast and then connect to the router manually to improve security. This isn't really necessary if you have WPA-2... Read more »
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How to Run Ethernet Cable Through Walls

We are often asked how to run Ethernet cable through walls. While a wireless network is convenient, a wired network has several advantages. In... Read more »

How To Set Up An Ad Hoc Network

You can learn how to set up an Ad Hoc network to connect one computer to another computer. Most people will have their wireless... Read more »