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Forum: Network & Sharing 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 486
Posted By sml156
Is your router using at least WPA If it is...

Is your router using at least WPA

If it is a Iphone with the the newest OS installed I am wondering if they disabled connecting to a network using WEP or Open WiFi.

I use an old Android phone...
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Jul 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1,820
Posted By sml156
I am a firm believer on giving my devices a...

I am a firm believer on giving my devices a static IP or in your case a reserved IP on your router, it makes it easier to remember what is what when scanning.


Not sure what device that is in...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Jun 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 634
Posted By sml156
I have had drive's that use not only torx but...

I have had drive's that use not only torx but also hex and Phillips, So it's hard to say.


What are ya after the magnet's, I have quite a few of them they are really really strong for their size.
Forum: Virtualization 06 Jun 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 385
Posted By sml156
You cannot add more than 4 gig ram to a 32 bit...

You cannot add more than 4 gig ram to a 32 bit system, You will need a 64 bit system to add more ram.
Forum: News 26 May 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 1,365
Posted By sml156
If your router has been compromised my guess is...

If your router has been compromised my guess is that within minutes it will be compromised again, There are 100,000's of shady characters trying to exploit home and business devices facing the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 20 May 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1,820
Posted By sml156
Unfortunatly it will not show everything, ...

Unfortunatly it will not show everything,


Linux, Android, Routers, (probably) Apple and more devices do not use NetBIOS unless if possible you install it yourself.


I have 11 devices on...
Forum: Network & Sharing 20 May 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1,820
Posted By sml156
The Mac address for that device comes back as...

The Mac address for that device comes back as Roku, Inc.


Try turning it off for a few minutes and reconnect it.


If that does not work shut down your router for about 10 15 seconds and...
Forum: Network & Sharing 15 Apr 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 631
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 02 Apr 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 627
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 28 Mar 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 626
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 23 Mar 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 376
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: 630
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: 428
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: 537
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: 2,114
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: 6,338
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: 1,318
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: 1,005
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: 1,759
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: 839
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: 1,538
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: 4,617
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: 3,408
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: 3,408
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: 1,646
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...
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