Category Archives: A+ 3652A (Hardware & Windows)

LAN verses WAN port, what is the difference?

The recent connection to fixed-wireless nbn, .. bring attention to this question, what is the difference? – Asking the Internet this question duckduckgo search.? SOME BASICs – LANs tend to use Ethernet and Token Ring, WANs use technologies like MPLS, … Continue reading

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nbn ready

Hardware required to connect to Fixed Wireless nbn-Connection. Just need a router… with a WAN port . The NBN: what router will you need? . TP Link 54M Wireless Router with eXtended Range, (Model: TL-WR541G) This is performing well for … Continue reading

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Network Timeouts

*HERE* – is a nice description (as understood by an ordinary human) – of what might be happening with network connection, .. NETWORKING TIP – (As published apc magazine, september 2007) – NETWORK TIMEOUTS UNDER VISTA – HOW WINDOWS VISTA … Continue reading

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GeForce 6600 GT

RESEARCH: – Minimum Specification – GeForce 6600 GT – COMPARE – (With entry level laptop currently available starting around the $700 mark) – Graphics: 256 MB NVIDIA GeForce 6600GT or better or ATI Radeon 1600XT or better – Minimum System … Continue reading

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Speedtest.skymesh [Change Plan]

Old speed verses new speed? CURRENT: – (Existing plan) SAT-45 512 / 256 kbps 2 GB 4 GB $44.95 UPGRADE: – SAT-55 1024 / 512 kbps 4 GB 6 GB $59.95 The Speedtest.skymeshtool indicates nothing has changed, … (Might there … Continue reading

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Identify the sweet spot

Identify the sweet spot [Cost of Hardware Against what it is required to do, … not “like/want it to do“] HENCE – What is required from the graphics card? According to geforce.com ~ Battlefield-3 EXPECTATIONS ~ [MIN/MAX requirements] ~ [smooth … Continue reading

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Send LM & NTLM – use NTLMv2 session security if negotiated

* Policy required ~ To make Vista-Biz, allow connections from XP-Pro computers, [Work-group environment] * Search NTLMv2 HISTORICALLY-SPEAKING, … (In context of understanding how networking has evolved in Microsoft operating systems), .. QUOTE; “After you upgrade all computers that are … Continue reading

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Preboot directory

_Lenovo / IBM] – Create Recovery Media – Recently [Sat 9 April 2011] restored r61 laptop (Vista Biz os) back to factory defaults using the original “start recovery disk”, created 10 March 2008. Why I wanted to go backwards to … Continue reading

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netsh

search – netsh commands – One (or two uses for this command) that I have used recently, .. posted below – #1: – (reset the tcp ip stack using netsh, – to default, known-good parameters,) netsh int ip reset log … Continue reading

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Intel cpu

UPDATE – This could/should read * Intel® Core™2 Duo Mobile Processor * (T series vs L series) – more specifically the cpu onboard potential purchases on ebay. Google search – T7500(2.2GHz) – Google search – T2400 (1.83GHz) – Google search … Continue reading

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