Don't-Miss Networking Stories

How to Move a Data Center Without Having a Heart Attack

Before the event, consider everything that can go wrong, make contingency plans, exploit opportunities to upgrade, and label everything.

Can My Neighbor and I Share an Internet Connection?

John asked if he and his neighbor could share one Internet access account

Quick Windows Networking Fixes

Even in Windows 7, many networking issues aren't easily resolved. Find some help here.

Practical Tips for Working Over the Holidays

Nobody wants to work when most people are on vacation, but if you run your own business you may have no choice.

How to Stream Digital Media From Your Windows 7 PC

A PC can serve capably as a hub for digital media collections, but sitting at a desk isn't the best way to watch movies. We'll show you how to stream media from a Windows 7 PC to a game console, a set-top box, or even a smartphone.

Solving Tech Mysteries: 3G vs. Wi-Fi, Write Access Denied

Inquiring minds want to know: What's the difference between 3G and Wi-Fi, and can access be restored to a mysteriously write-protected drive?

How to Fix Your Windows 7 Network

Networking your PCs together is easier than ever, but a few common problems still pop up from time to time. Learn how to resolve them now.

How to Get More Out of Ethernet Switches

Ethernet switches can handle more than simple connectivity. These extra capabilities can make your network faster and more secure--and make users happier.

Stay Connected When Disaster Strikes

Remote monitoring and control systems enable you to troubleshoot your data center from afar. Here's how to ensure you can connect to them in an emergency.

How to Forward Ports on Your Router

Your router can sometimes get in the way of your favorite multiplayer games or chat programs by inadvertently shuttering certain network ports. To fix that problem yourself, follow our simple guide to port forwarding.

Wireless Networking 101

Setting up and maintaining a home Wi-Fi network can be a daunting task for a PC newbie. These four how-to guides will run you through some of the basics.

How Safe is WPA2-Secured WiFi?

Darryl Boyett asked if his home WiFi connection, which uses WPA2 protection, is safe enough for online banking

Geek Up Your Bike With Ethernet Cable Handlebar Grips

Show your geek pride and creativity by turning unused Ethernet cables into bicycle handlebar grips

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