Wi-Fi speed tests can help you find out if you’re getting a fast connection on your computer. But don’t make these mistakes when you’re testing.
What is a Windows domain and what are the advantages of a computer joining one? Let’s look at how domains work and why they’re so useful.
After reading this FAQ, you’ll have a better idea of what a router is, how to set one up properly, and how to use it to full effect.
Changing your DNS settings is one of those minor tweaks that can have big returns on day-to-day internet speeds.
Nearly everyone has experienced limited Wi-Fi functionality and poor coverage, especially in crowded areas. An Ubiquiti UniFi network could be the solution. Here’s what you need to know.
Wake-on-LAN is a networked-based power switch for your PC. It’s a relevant, yet underused feature. We’ll show you how to set up Wake-on-LAN on Windows 10.
Having a network issue in Windows 10? A new option lets you completely reset your network settings in one go. Here’s how to perform the reset and what you should know about it.
Got an internet or network issues? We’ll guide you through your network setup and show you simple troubleshooting techniques to find and fix the problem.
Do you have issues with your Wi-Fi connection? It may be a Windows issue. We’ll show you how to fix common Wi-Fi and network problems on Windows 10.
You can do so much with your Windows 10 Wi-Fi on Windows 10, you’ll be surprised. We’ve rounded up the best tips and tricks you have to check out.
The Synology DS418play is a fantastic choice for a beginner NAS – and even better, it’s also the perfect media server, streaming your movies to anywhere in your home.
You live in a busy household. Everyone wants the best internet speeds. But your router is slow. You need to enable Quality of Service settings to share the bandwidth around. Here’s why!
Your ISP sent you a router when you signed up, and it works fine. But is it giving you the best speeds possible? Is it even possible to change it?
When you see the Wi-Fi label on a box, you know what it means. But there is a new label appearing. What is Z-Wave and what does it mean for your devices?
Wi-Fi security is important. You don’t want intruders piggybacking on your precious bandwidth — or worse. There a few misconceptions regarding Wi-Fi security, and we’re here to dispel them.
If you have more than one computer in your house, home networking knowledge becomes essential. But there are many factors which can slow down a home network, often quite easily fixed.
Ethernet cabling has been standard in networking installation for years. It’s the fastest way of connecting PCs together – to your router or a central switch. Sure, you could go wireless, but the truth is that wireless internet is still slow for anything high bandwidth and is particularly susceptible to interference. A good network cable can go for 100m or more at gigabit speeds.
If you want to maximize speed or stay within an internet data limit, you need to manage your bandwidth. We show you how to limit wasteful apps in Windows.
Vulkan Run Time Libraries and other confusing Windows files could make you suspect malware. But these weird files are harmless! Let’s see what they do.
Do you have a networking issue? Or just want to know more about your home network? These seven tools can help you analyze and troubleshoot your network.
The NAT table is vital to your internet connection. It is responsible for processing thousands of connections, everyday. But is it up to the challenge? Is it responsible for your ever-slowing router?
The internet isn’t so different from the regular postal service. Instead of a home address, we have IP addresses. Instead of names, we have MAC addresses. Together, they get the data to your door. Here’s how.
You can get a lot done in the command line in Linux, including managing and troubleshooting network issues. Find out about the new ip command, wget, ping, and more.
The internet is in your pocket, right? But also the air? And your phone line? The internet comes from somewhere, but where? And why can’t we make our own?