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Windows 7 Homegroup

Today I am going to show you how to setup a Windows 7 homegroup.  The Windows 7 home group will allow you to easily share music, documents, pictures, videos and printers with the rest of your computers in your home network.  Creating a home group is especially important if you want to allow Windows 7 printer sharing on your home network. In order to create a Windows 7 home group you will need to do the following.

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Posted by machesked - March 24, 2011 at 10:36 pm

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Windows 7 Printer Sharing

Today I am going to show you how to setup Windows 7 printer sharing.  This will allow you to share one printer with all the other computers in your house running Windows 7.  In order for you start sharing the printer with the rest of your home network, you will first need to install the printer on the pc where the printer will be located.

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Posted by machesked - March 24, 2011 at 5:53 pm

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Ubuntu Vnc Server

In this tutorial I am going to show you how to setup an Ubuntu vnc server. This will allow you to use your Windows pc or any other operating system running a vnc client, to control your Ubuntu vnc server.  To start this off you will first need to enable the Ubuntu vnc remote desktop server.  You can enable the remote desktop service by navigating to the following:

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Posted by machesked - February 19, 2011 at 5:37 pm

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Ubuntu Print Server Windows 7

In this tutorial I am going to show you how to setup an Ubuntu print server, which is a computer that acts as a print server on your local network.  This will allow for all your other computers in your house to be able to share one printer.  I will then show you how to setup your Windows 7 pc to be able print to your new Ubuntu print server.  You can also use this guide if you are using Windows XP and Windows Vista with minor adjustments.

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Posted by machesked - January 27, 2011 at 4:07 pm

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Windows 7 Backup to Network Drive

In this tutorial I a going to show you how to setup a Windows 7 backup.  Setting up the backup service on Windows 7 is an easy task, while very important in case of system crashes and data loss.  In this tutorial I will show you how to backup your Windows 7 documents and other personal files to a network hard drive.  In this tutorial I am using Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit edition and a Western Digital My Book network hard drive.

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Posted by machesked - December 11, 2010 at 7:33 pm

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Tether MetroPCS Samsung Code | tether samsung code

In this tutorial I will be showing you how to tether your MetroPCS Samsung Code internet connection to a pc or laptop. Tethering is nothing more than allowing you to use the internet connection from your cell phone on your computer. After you complete this tutorial your MetroPCS Samsung Code will now act as a modem to the internet. Some of the benefits of using MetroPCS and tethering your cell phone are as follows.

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Posted by machesked - July 24, 2010 at 11:18 am

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Western Digital My Book Network Hard Drive

In this post I am going to show you how to setup a Western Digital My Book World Edition network hard drive.  The Western Digital My Book network hard drive is a cost effective solution if you need to be able to backup multiple computers on a local area network or you want to be able to store and share files with other pc’s on a network.  The Western Digital network hard drive also includes Twonky media server, which will allow you to stream videos, music and pictures too many different media devices on your local area network.

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Posted by machesked - July 2, 2010 at 12:13 pm

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Linksys Ip Address

In order to setup your Linksys router, you will first need to know what your Linksys ip address.  If your Linksys router is brand new then your Linksys router address will be 192.68.1.1.  Sometimes you may have to set your Linksys router address to another addressing scheme, due to your modem may be using the same ip address range.

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Posted by machesked - June 19, 2010 at 4:02 pm

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Subnet Class C Network

Subnetting is the process of breaking down one network, into many smaller networks.  There are a few reasons you why you would want to implement subnetting on your network.  One of the reasons you would want to subnet a network is to lower the network traffic load, resulting in increased network performance.  Another good reason to subnet a network is because this allows you to administrate your network more easily.

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Posted by dmacheske - June 13, 2010 at 3:59 pm

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OSI Network Model

In a land a long time ago, actually in the 1970′s computer networks and devices had a hard time communicating with each other so the OSI network model was created.  Before the OSI network model or the Open System Interconnection networking model was ever created there was only proprietary networking architectures such as IBM’s Systems Network Architecture (SNA) networking model.  This meant that major computer vendors controlled the network market, since they produced and sold more devices.

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Posted by machesked - June 4, 2010 at 8:45 am

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