I got myself a new router. It’s faster, has some sweet parental controls, and looks like a spider when you turn it upside down. What’s not to love?
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Accessing shared drives and shared folders in Windows has always been easy, but if you’re using Windows 10, you might happen upon this error. Here’s the quick fix.
The Windows 10 HomeGroups feature lets you easily share your music, pictures, documents, videos libraries, and printers with other Windows computers on your home network.
Occasionally, you may want to forget a known network for security or troubleshooting purposes. Here’s how to do it in Windows 10 and macOS.
Wake-on-LAN is an advanced feature that can come in handy in many home and business networking scenarios. Here’s a look at using it with Windows 10.
Choosing an alternate public DNS server can speed up your web browsing, but your mileage may vary. namebench tells you which one is fastest for you.
Are you tired of your Windows PC turning on at random during the day and night? One reason could be network connection activity. But you can disable it.
After a long day at work, coming home to a hot bath is a real treat. What’s even better is when it’s ready to go as soon as you walk in the door.
If you’re careful about which programs you download, you probably don’t need to worry about them accessing the internet. But even when a program has a good reputation, you don’t have to leave your security to good faith.
Microsoft quietly removed the ability to make your Windows 8 laptop a WiFi hotspot for mobile devices. You can still do it though, here’s how using Virtual Router Plus.
Looking for a faster, safer, more reliable Internet experience? OpenDNS gives it to you for free without additional software or hardware.
Cisco networking online course for only $99 — this is a great value if you’re looking to upgrade your skills or just launching your new career.
If you have a Windows laptop that connects to multiple WiFi networks, remembering passwords can be tough. Here’s a couple easy solutions to recover them.
Toss this mini device in your pocket or bag and always be ready to broadcast a fast 802.11n Wi-Fi connection. The entire router is 20 percent smaller than Apple’s AirPort Express, and this unit has an MSRP of $29.99..