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How Do I Troubleshoot Slow Speeds From My New ISP?

How Do I Troubleshoot Slow Speeds From My New ISP?

A friend of mine recently asked if their plan to move from DSL to a cable internet provider was a good one. As one who made that same leap many years ago, I felt like shipping them a celebration beer. For me, the transition was a joy akin to what…

How To Check Your Wifi Signal Strength

How To Check Your Wifi Signal Strength

You’ve seen the dreaded bars before”that fun little graphic that indicates the strength of your wireless connection. While full bars mean you’re probably getting good wifi speed, you’ve also probably encountered situations where the bars aren’t quite so full”and your wireless connection is terrible.

How To Streamline A Messy Wireless Network Setup

How To Streamline A Messy Wireless Network Setup

Wireless networking is complicated, no question there. And it’s easy for some people to find themselves with a Frankenstein of a home setup, because they’ve been adding devices, and access points, and routers, and switches, and who knows what else in an effort to get a decent connection around their…