Beware Range Extender Max Number of Users

I have been fighting an issue in my office where my printers periodically disappear from the network after being moved to wireless connections. I have my main router in the house and a Netgear EX6200 range extender over in my office building. I also have but probably do not need anymore, a great big 16 …

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Aren’t Search Engines Wonderful?

This was sent to me today by a friend. It is a job listing from an automated thing on one of the job boards. I’m sure most of you have them set up as well. So, can you tell which one of these is not like the other?   Of course, my first question was …

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Sad But True

When you spend your life as an IT consultant trained in stepwise refinement and proper analysis techniques this cartoon really does reflect what is currently going on in Washington. There should never be a repeal only legislation to either fix or replace. Just imagine if any one of us went to our client/employer and said …

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WDMyCloud – Worst Hunk of Shit Ever Made

If you do even the tiniest bit of research you will find no end to the horror stories associated with this product. I mean, just how could Western Digital hose this so completely? All they had to do was strip down or build up a Linux distro with a few Web pages to serve up …

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Making the Netgear A6210 AC1200 Wifi Adapter Work With YABU

Anyone who has tried a YABU (Yet Another uBUntu) based on Ubuntu 16.x knows they really hosed wireless networking. My HP laptop has become almost unusable when it comes to checking email or writing a blog post in bed. It was fine before this debacle. Given that Ubuntu 16.04 has been out for 8 months …

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