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  1. Elegant Networking - An eero Home WiFi System Review

    Networking Support
    I’ve been fortunate enough to have reviewed some of technology’s greatest inventions and some products that are perfect in every single way, though none of them have had a bigger impact on my reviewing process than the eero system. Eero had just started its business in 2014 when I first caught...
  2. A Versatile, Personal Storage Solution - A Synology NAS DiskStation (DS216j) Review

    Networking Support
    Before computing was mainstream, sharing a personal memory was only accomplishable through printed pictures. People kept photo albums that held, literally, thousands of pictures. A newborn's picture, their first day of school, camping, or just a funny moment were all captured on physical paper...
  3. A Guide To Port Forwarding

    Networking Support
    What Is Port Forwarding? Port forwarding is an instruction given to your router which tells it what it should do when it receives a packet from the internet addressed to port X, which under normal circumstances would be dropped by the router. Do I need to port forward? If you are running an...
  4. A Mobile NAS for Your Phone? – A Kingston MobileLite Wireless Reader Review

    Hard Drive Support
    A NAS, or Network-Attached Storage, is a computer based system that stores large files across multiple hard drives that can be shared across a local network. If you are a computer enthusiast you may have a home NAS that stores your personal backups and/or files. You may have noticed that NASs...
  5. Assigning User Permissions in SharePoint 2010

    Microsoft Office support
    If you are a Network Administrator in your company and would like to give a limited access or proper permission to the Intranet Users, I have prepared this tutorial to walk you through the process of assigning the proper permission to the Users, whether you wish to grant a Full Control, Full...
  6. How to Setup a Netgear Dual-Band Router

    Hard Drive Support
    This tutorial is based on my knowledge of configuring a Netgear Dual Band router connected to a Cable Modem. Also, the SSIDs and pass-phrases on the images are fictitious. Note: The Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) using the push button dome on the router won't be included in this tutorial as this...
  7. The Do’s and Don’ts of Basic Internet and Network Security

    Networking Support
    How certain are you that no untrustworthy individuals or unauthorized activities can access your network? Are your network files safe? Do you have some security protection (software and hardware) to keep your vital documents safe in your computer? How important is it for you to guard all your...
  8. What's The Best Router...the Final Update!

    Networking Support
    Well, it has been a couple of months now since I have blogged on  What’s the Best Router….an update ……The D-Link router has been returned to the Vendor which was a hassle free experience. It is now time to give my final update and progress of my new Netgear Dual-Band router. So far it is...
  9. SBS 2011 Migration – Use the Migration Tool or Start from Scratch?

    Networking Support
    Scenario: Your Local Area Network (LAN) has 25 users and has been using Small Business Server (SBS 2003) for a while, you're considering to upgrade to SBS 2011. Questions that you might ask: Is it feasible and worth it to use the migration tool or start from scratch or new builds? How many...
  10. How to Setup a Third Party router using the Orange Broadband Service

    Networking Support
    Do you use Orange Broadband service using a Livebox or Siemens Router supplied to you by Orange? Do you wish to use a third party router such as Dlink, Linksys, Netgear or Buffalo which have more great and useful features such as QOS, NAS, Print Server and HD video streaming capabilities? The...
  11. Configuring an AP or Client Bridge Router Behind a Firewall or Security Appliance

    Networking Support
    This tutorial can be utilized in a business network environment. This is based on my knowledge of how to configure a Buffalo AP (Access Points)/Bridge Router (other Brands and Models of AP/Bridge Routers may have some similar features) that’s connected behind a Sonicwall TZ 210 or any...
  12. What’s the Best Router….an update…

    Networking Support
    I have blogged on ‘ What’s the Best Router ’ on April 1st 2012 and I want to give an update regarding my recent experience with the D-Link DIR 655 Router. The setup took me only 10 minutes, without any help from the CD installation that came with the router. The performance was much greater and...
  13. What's the Best Router?

    Networking Support
    Selecting the right router and what’s applicable for your network can be difficult. It can depend on your ISP and the type of Broadband (DSL/ADSL, Fiber, Cable or Satellite) connection you have; some can behave differently than others. I hear this all the time and have been often asked the same...
  14. How to Setup a D-Link Router

    Networking Support
    In this Tutorial we will be using a D-Link DIR 655 wireless router connected to a Charter Communications Cable Modem. We will not be using the D-Link installation CD, but will instead manually configure the router. To begin, connect a patch network cable between the Modem’s port and the...
  15. How to Power Cycle Your Broadband Devices

    Networking Support
    If you are experiencing network connection issue - wired or wireless, a simple Power Cycle will often correct the problem to refresh the network electronic devices and reinitialize their configuration and also help to recover from a hang or crash state. For Broadband or DSL connection with a...
  16. Atheros AR5007EG & AR5007 Problems

    Networking Support
    In the Tech Support Forum (TSF) Networking Forum , we have recently been seeing quite a few problems with the Atheros AR5007EG & AR5007 adapters over the last few months, mainly concerning WPA and WPA2 encryption and Windows Vista. The adapter gets an IP configuration, and shows as connected...
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