127.0.0.1 – Localhost Address

The internet has slowly grown to become an essential aspect of everyday life. Often, we take advantage of its resourcefulness without the curiosity to understand how things work. But if you are even slightly curious, you must have come across the term IP address.  Simply put, IP addresses facilitate communication over the internet (we will … Read more

How to Update Tenda Router?

For all Tenda router users trying to get the maximum performance from their wireless connection, this guide should be really useful. In addition to a detailed explanation of the procedure for updating the Tenda router, we will discuss some of the most important facts related to the router update. What Is Router Update and Why … Read more

How to Connect Router to Telephone Line?

When someone wonders how to connect routers to telephone lines, it’s probably because they’re using DSL (Digital Subscriber Line). If we were using cable, we wouldn’t be wondering about this. Connecting a router to a telephone line is something we can’t do because we don’t connect a router to a telephone line. We connect a … Read more

How to Connect a Landline Phone to a Modem?

Most people don’t differentiate between regular digital landline phones and VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) phones. That’s why we end up answering questions such as “How to connect a landline phone to a modem?” In our efforts to simplify and further explain the topic, we’ve decided to discuss what landline phone technology is, what VoIP … Read more

How to Setup a Network Switch and Router?

NOTE: In this article, we will talk about setting up an Ethernet LAN router. If you are looking for instructions on how to configure the Wi-Fi router, please click HERE. Modern switches for home and small office networks are mostly unmanaged, PnP (plug and play). All you have to do, once you set up the … Read more

ERR_INTERNET_DISCONNECTED

This error message on your computer screen means that you are a Google Chrome user without a connection to the internet. Or, to be more accurate, Chrome is programmed to display a specific page whenever the browser is not able to connect to the internet. It sends out requests for the data to some addresses … Read more

How to Find Modem IP Address Behind Router?

If you’re wondering how to find the modem IP address behind the router, then you should know that you can’t find one. The router and the modem are two separate pieces of hardware unless you have a combination of the two in one device. To clarify how you can find the IP address of your … Read more

How to Get IP Address of Wireless Router?

If you’re wondering how to get an IP address of your wireless router, you probably need it to do something like access your router’s settings and make adjustments. The question is quite common, and we’ve provided some answers. However, before we get on with your wireless router’s IP address location, we need to explain what … Read more

Can I Plug My Router Into Any Phone Socket?

If you’re typing “Can I plug my router into any phone socket?” in the search engine, you’re definitely using a DSL (Digital subscriber line) internet service provider. There’s a difference between DSL and cable internet service providers. Also, there’s a difference between routers and modems, and the cables we can plug into a phone socket. … Read more

How to Setup a Modem and Router?

You want to get internet access at your home. Depending on where you live and who your Internet Service Provider (ISP) is, they might provide you with all the required equipment and send a team to set everything up. But, if you are less fortunate, they might just lease you the equipment or let you … Read more

Does Ethernet Cable Affect Wi-Fi Speed?

There are few things more frustrating than having to deal with bad internet speeds. You’ll have to wait longer for sites to load and those few seconds tend to add up and waste valuable time. This is especially true in a business setting when each small is also an additional expense.  One of the ways … Read more

How to Block a Device From WiFi?

Keeping or wireless network secure is pretty important. One of the things we have to know is how to block a device from WiFi. This practically means that only authorized and recognized devices should be connected to our WiFi. Any other device could be from someone with no good intentions that can have access to … Read more

How to Update Router Firmware [A Complete Guide]

Every router manufacturer recommends us to update router firmware regularly. A new firmware version will fix some bugs, protect you from new security vulnerabilities, add some new features and even increase internet speeds. At the same time, if you are having problems with your wireless network or internet connection, a router firmware update can help … Read more

What is a Network Security Key and How to find it

A network security key is the password we use to connect to a wireless network. In order to connect to a wireless network, you will be asked to enter a network security key. By providing that key you prove that you are authorized to connect to the network.   NOTE: The Network Security Key is … Read more

Find the Default Router IP: A Step-by-Step Guide

Find the default router IP address if  you plan to secure your wireless network by changing the default router login details, or by changing the network name and setting up a strong Wi-Fi password. All of this can’t be done without the default router IP. Luckily, it is quite easy to find the router IP … Read more