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Forum: Network & Sharing 1 Week Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 499
Posted By sml156
You do not need the https\\ or http\\ it more...

You do not need the https\\ or http\\ it more than likely will not work as expected.

EG:
127.0.0.1 google.com
127.0.0.1 example.com
that will block Google but some domains do require the www
...
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 455
Posted By sml156
Another way to get out of sites like like that...

Another way to get out of sites like like that are to press the Alt + F4 keys, This will kill most (if not all) application's that have focus.
Forum: Network & Sharing 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 537
Posted By sml156
It's a radio it's going to pick up other stations...

It's a radio it's going to pick up other stations not much you can do about that, Yes you neighbor will see your see your WiFi network name but as long as your using WPA2 security with AES encryption...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 296
Posted By sml156
I would try starting the Chrome book with the...

I would try starting the Chrome book with the drive attached.

A pure Linux OS may fix this, If I remember correctly the term you are looking for is called " dirty Bit ' searching for that and USB...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Feb 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 585
Posted By sml156
Just to add to the above. Some people go one...

Just to add to the above.

Some people go one step further, They also give a copy to a friend or family member to store at their house.
Forum: General Discussion 28 Jan 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 394
Posted By sml156
I read I don't know how long ago that it is the...

I read I don't know how long ago that it is the metadata that slows it down and the fastest way to sort large folders is to sort by date.
Forum: Network & Sharing 28 Jan 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 490
Posted By sml156
I was using my hosts file to block stuff for...

I was using my hosts file to block stuff for probably close to 20 years, But for the last year or so I have switched to running my own DNS server's (2) on my local lan using a neat project called...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Dec 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 2,052
Posted By sml156
I think you just won the prize for most...

I think you just won the prize for most informative question and first post of the year.

And as for my answer " Yes they do "
Forum: Hardware & Devices 11 Dec 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 2,410
Posted By sml156
Believe it or not I find it faster if I have a...

Believe it or not I find it faster if I have a bunch (1000's or more) of files especially small files to use something like 7zip to compress them then move the compressed file after it's done.
...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 Dec 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1,214
Posted By sml156
Are you a robot Quick question what is 1 - 1...

Are you a robot

Quick question what is 1 - 1 =
Forum: Browsers & Mail 30 Nov 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 884
Posted By sml156
Start by disabling your addons and see what...

Start by disabling your addons and see what happens
Forum: Installation & Setup 28 Nov 2017
Replies: 15
Views: 1,610
Posted By sml156
Probably should of asked that before you gave...

Probably should of asked that before you gave them your money. I agree with oscer1 (https://www.sevenforums.com/members/oscer1.html) advice.
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Nov 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 765
Posted By sml156
Sure just buy USB WiFi with GPS

Sure just buy USB WiFi with GPS
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Nov 2017
Replies: 11
Views: 1,409
Posted By sml156
Here is what I would do, Yes I can see your...

Here is what I would do, Yes I can see your problem

1: Get the drivers for your lan card and store them on your hard drive, You may need them because the following commands may delete them and...
Forum: Backup and Restore 22 Nov 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 2,777
Posted By sml156
Try this site, It's safe. Search Sevenforums...

Try this site, It's safe.

Search Sevenforums for " heidoc.net " if you need more info.

Microsoft Windows and Office ISO Download Tool...
Forum: Backup and Restore 29 Oct 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 3,085
Posted By sml156
Yes you can but I would not use that version,...

Yes you can but I would not use that version, Windows 10 has gone threw several major updates since then (2 or 3 ?) I would download a newer version now if you plan on doing it soon, If your going to...
Forum: Backup and Restore 24 Oct 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 3,085
Posted By sml156
If you installed Windows 10 on that computer and...

If you installed Windows 10 on that computer and it was activated rest assured that anytime in the future if you install Win 10 again on that motherboard it will activate again online with...
Forum: Network & Sharing 08 Sep 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 1,571
Posted By sml156
Agreed with crapware installed on your computer,...

Agreed with crapware installed on your computer, Look at your startup programs Type msconfig into a command prompt, and then press the Enter key. In the System Configuration window that appears click...
Forum: Network & Sharing 04 Sep 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 1,284
Posted By sml156
you need to be ether running a DHCP server on one...

you need to be ether running a DHCP server on one of the computers or setup a static ip on each computer. The easy route is to setup a static IP.

You will need to find out the IP of the wireless...
Forum: Network & Sharing 14 Aug 2017
Replies: 48
Views: 6,008
Posted By sml156
It's frustrating I get it, been there myself. ...

It's frustrating I get it, been there myself.

I would do ipconfig /flushdns

I'm guessing you did that already

Next:
I would go to the manufacturer of your motherboard and download the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 10 Aug 2017
Replies: 48
Views: 6,008
Posted By sml156
Have you tried calling your ISP to check your...

Have you tried calling your ISP to check your line

Sorry if you answered this already I just shot to the bottom of the page instead of reading all the replies since my last post.
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jul 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 831
Posted By sml156
I think forum rules ban mentioning a program by...

I think forum rules ban mentioning a program by name but searching for "pdf password recovery" or "pdf password remover" will probably find something that might work or just might encrypt your drive....
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Jul 2017
Replies: 48
Views: 6,008
Posted By sml156
Have you tried setting your ISP's router to...

Have you tried setting your ISP's router to bridge mode, Some will let you some will not but I would suspect that your ISP gave you a crappy router.

I would not leave your network setup this way...
Forum: Network & Sharing 22 Jul 2017
Replies: 48
Views: 6,008
Posted By sml156
Just to confirm it's DNS Client. Someone should...

Just to confirm it's DNS Client. Someone should tell the developers of SpyBot about this.

399979

Get some rest and get better
Forum: Network & Sharing 22 Jul 2017
Replies: 48
Views: 6,008
Posted By sml156
I didn't notice that you had 15000 entries in...

I didn't notice that you had 15000 entries in your hosts file, DNS Client enabled would indeed cause problems slowing down your network which would appear to be network dropouts.

I haven't used...
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