General Networking

Last Updated on 30 July 2015, Total: 261 Articles and Tutorials

This topic provides an overview of the elements and issues involved in Networking and the basics needed before setting up any type of network.

The different types of network connections, basic networking terminology, network hardware, and network setups are all discussed in this section.

  1. Thin Ethernet (10base2)

  2. Third-Party DNS Services

    In this article the author will review three of the most popular third-party DNS providers – OpenDNS, Google and Dyn... Read More

  3. Tips and Tricks Using the Windows Hosts File

    Here I will discuss how to access, open, and modify the Windows hosts file. I’ll give some tips and advice on making redirects, whether you want to block or filter sites or create shortcuts to certain websites... Read More

  4. Tips and Tricks for Network Users

    Here I share some tips and tricks relating to networking, but mostly involving user functionality rather than the administration side. You might find a technique or idea that can save you time and frustration. You may find some to share with non-IT network users as well... Read More

  5. Trouble Shooting a DCC Connection

  6. Tuning Virtual PC Performance

    This article looks at how to enhance the performance of virtual machines running on Microsoft’s Virtual PC platform... Read More

  7. Twisted Pair Ethernet (100baseTX/100BaseT4)

  8. Twisted Pair Ethernet (10baseT/UTP)

  9. USB Networking Indroduction

  10. Understanding DNS Recursion

    How recursive DNS queries work... Read More

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