Home Networking articles
What is an IP Address?Published: Nov. 25, 2020, 8:28 a.m. in IP address, Home Networking, Key Concepts, Networking by Emil S.
An IP address, also known as an Internet Protocol address, is your link to the internet world. It is used as a network address for your system, making it easier for the internet to locate you, send you your data emails, etc. 98% of Internet users do not know what ...Continue reading
How to Reset a Home Network RouterPublished: Nov. 12, 2020, 2:11 a.m. in Router, Tutorial, Home Networking by Emil S.
There are two main reasons to reset your router. First, when you lose access to the admin area of your router, and the other is when you are fixing connection issues. Here's how to do a home network reset. Resetting Your Router You may reset a router with any of the ...Continue reading
What are Ethernet and Network Hubs?Published: Oct. 28, 2020, 2:06 a.m. in Network Hub, Networking, Ethernet Hubs, Home Networking by Emil S.
For you to connect the multiple network-enabled devices, you can use a hub. A hub is a small, inexpensive, and rectangular device. It is ordinarily made of malleable plastic and takes power typically through a wall outlet. The purpose of this is to materialize a single network section on which ...Continue reading
A Guide to Different Network CablesPublished: Oct. 7, 2020, 7:09 a.m. in Internet Connection, Home Networking, Cable Internet, Network Cable by Emil S.
There were many breakthroughs in the 21st century. Advances in medicine, architecture, transportation, and technology were discovered and developed. Technology is the scientific branch that made a mark in society. Complex machines like computers are at its forefront. They rely on a cabling system in transferring data, and each designed ...Continue reading
How to Fix Network Cable Unplugged Issues in WindowsPublished: May 9, 2020, 9:53 a.m. in How-to, Tutorial, Home Networking by Emil S.
In this digital age, there's nothing more exasperating than being unable to have access to the internet, especially when you have plenty of things to do. Whether for play or for work, not being able to join the network can certainly drive you nuts. When this issue happens, an error ...Continue reading
A Beginners Guide to Building a Wireless Home NetworkPublished: May 9, 2020, 3:07 a.m. in Home Networking, Wireless Network by Emil S.
These days, it’s not hard to find a home or small office with a local wireless network that’s connected to the Internet. In a modern Wi-Fi home network, it’s possible to bridge several types of devices that not only can surf the web, but allow you to play online games ...Continue reading
What is a 10.1.1.1 IP Address?Published: April 30, 2020, 9:15 a.m. in Internet Connection, IP address, Home Networking by Emil S.
A default range used by some routers for home networks. The 10.1.1.1 IP Address is a Private Internet Protocol address assigned to devices on local networks operating in this particular address range. Some home broadband routers (like D-Link and Belkin models) have default 10.1.1.1 IP address. Why Use a 10.1.1.1 ...Continue reading
Top 10 Powerline Network Adapters of 2020Published: April 18, 2020, 2:33 p.m. in Home Networking, Reviews, Network Adapter by Emil S.
There are a lot of top-notch powerline network adapters today. Here, we gather the best options that you can have in the market depending on your needs, budget, and devices. 1. TP-Link TL-PA9020P: The Best among the Rest This network adapter has an AC passthrough and allows you to wire ...Continue reading
A Guide on Changing DNS Servers in WindowsPublished: April 10, 2020, 11:47 a.m. in Tutorial, DNS, How-to, Home Networking by Emil S.
Domain Name System or DNS is one of the essential facets when it comes to the Internet. DNS makes sure that the Internet works smoothly as well as user-friendly. It pulls up the information which users need quickly and efficiently. In layman’s terms, the DNS is like the phonebook for the ...Continue reading
How to Set Up Your Wireless Network at HomePublished: April 5, 2020, 1:43 p.m. in Router, How-to, Wireless Network, Home Networking, Modem by Emil S.
Set Up Your Home Wireless Network To be able to set up your home wireless network, you will be needing a wireless router, a modem, two Ethernet cables, and a laptop or PC. Once you have gone through this checklist and made sure that you have all the equipment you need, ...Continue reading