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Forum: Network & Sharing 19 Aug 2013
Replies: 11
Views: 16,692
Posted By RyanGEI
Thank you Chev65 for putting some effort forward,...

Thank you Chev65 for putting some effort forward, and I apologize that I haven't closed this thread yet. I ended up reloading Win7 on the 2 affected computers due to necessity of use. I will save...
Forum: Network & Sharing 19 Aug 2013
Replies: 11
Views: 16,692
Posted By RyanGEI
I hope a moderator can remove this trolls post ^ ...

I hope a moderator can remove this trolls post ^ TY
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Jun 2013
Replies: 11
Views: 16,692
Posted By RyanGEI
First, I am able to ping all devices by IP and by...

First, I am able to ping all devices by IP and by name from a command prompt.

Second, however, I cannot open the file shares in that traditional way "\\server\share"
and the error message is as...
Forum: Network & Sharing 25 Jun 2013
Replies: 11
Views: 16,692
Posted By RyanGEI
Hello Josh, The NAS is attached to our main...

Hello Josh,

The NAS is attached to our main switch, which also hosts connections to our DHCP router as well as a server running Windows Server 2003 standard edition.

The switch is:
Cisco...
Forum: Network & Sharing 25 Jun 2013
Replies: 11
Views: 16,692
Posted By RyanGEI
Final Bump before re-image

One last bump before I re-image the system. Again if there are any questions or suggestions please do ask.
Forum: Network & Sharing 13 Jun 2013
Replies: 29
Views: 3,989
Posted By RyanGEI
CAT5 or 5E would be just fine as long as the...

CAT5 or 5E would be just fine as long as the lengths are under 50 feet for the 1000Mbps. (realistically probably could get closer to 75 feet, but sometimes that will display 1Gbps link speed with a...
Forum: Network & Sharing 12 Jun 2013
Replies: 29
Views: 3,989
Posted By RyanGEI
Diosoth, You are correct, that is a...

Diosoth,

You are correct, that is a router/modem in one device; in the future I will try to remember to ask more questions before posting answers, bear with me as I'm new to actually having some...
Forum: Network & Sharing 11 Jun 2013
Replies: 29
Views: 3,989
Posted By RyanGEI
That's fine, but I think you might be...

That's fine, but I think you might be misunderstanding what I and a few others that have responded to you so far are saying. The "4 ports" on the back of a home "router" actually are entirely a...
Forum: Network & Sharing 10 Jun 2013
Replies: 29
Views: 3,989
Posted By RyanGEI
A surge protector/UPS would solve "fried HDD from...

A surge protector/UPS would solve "fried HDD from a power surge" in the future, and cost as little as $20US.

Again, the choice is yours but the way you're choosing to do this, in my opinion, is...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Jun 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 5,513
Posted By RyanGEI
This is incorrect, the address 169.254.x.x on the...

This is incorrect, the address 169.254.x.x on the subnet 255.255.0.0 is referred to as APIPA, and it is assigned by the Network Interface Card (NIC) on the end user device when it cannot find a DHCP...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Jun 2013
Replies: 29
Views: 3,989
Posted By RyanGEI
This doesn't make any sense considering that's...

This doesn't make any sense considering that's exactly what a switch is for. As long as all devices connected to the switch are on the "same subnet", they will communicate with each other, even if...
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 Jun 2013
Replies: 11
Views: 16,692
Posted By RyanGEI
This problem still persists, however I have added...

This problem still persists, however I have added the following to my troubleshooting:


Configured my user profile on a new computer, it works flawlessly
configured a known working user...
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 Jun 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 1,303
Posted By RyanGEI
Hello Quadrider10, I had the exact same...

Hello Quadrider10,

I had the exact same problem once before when my ISP upgraded my service. The fix for me was updating the firmware on the router, once complete all was up to full speed...
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 Jun 2013
Replies: 29
Views: 3,989
Posted By RyanGEI
Hello Diosoth, I'm sure that will work just...

Hello Diosoth,

I'm sure that will work just fine with your intentions, but keep in mind; adding additional devices to your network is adding potential troubleshooting steps should anything go...
Forum: Network & Sharing 03 Jun 2013
Replies: 11
Views: 16,692
Posted By RyanGEI
error occurred while reconnecting - The network location cannot be rea

Hello All,

Devices range from laptops -> Workstations -> Server; the operating systems having issues are Win7 machines, and the equipment I'm connecting them to is a Server 2003 Server, Western...
Forum: Network & Sharing 03 Jun 2013
Replies: 29
Views: 3,989
Posted By RyanGEI
Hello Diosoth, Most home use routers come...

Hello Diosoth,

Most home use routers come with 4 available ports for connectivity, so as long as you have 4 or less devices to connect via hard line, you don't need a switch.

Also if you...
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