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Enable Wireless Security (WPS & WPA)On Netgear R6300 Wireless AC Dual Band Router

Netgear R6300 router is a 802.11ac wireless dual band router offers gigabit speed. One of impressing feature of R6300 wireless router is the simultaneous operation in both 2.4GHz and 5GHz wireless bands. So the combined wireless speed of Netgear R6300 router is 450+1300 Mbps. That means Netgear R6300 Wireless router offers gigabit wireless speed. Netgear R6300 Router is backward compatible with 802.11a/b and g devices. So even if you have other wireless devices which do not support 802.11ac standard, you can connect them with Netgear R6300 802.11 ac dual band wireless router. Speed of Wireless network will be reduced to the speed of device with inferior wireless standard. With R6300 Router we can expect minimum interference from other wireless devices because it operates in simultaneous dual band mode. There are many wireless security precautions in R6300 router like separate wireless access for guests, WPS, WPA encryption etc. In this tutorial we check how to enable wireless securi…

Tips to Improve Alexa Rank And Boost Approval by Online Ads Companies

Alexa is one of the most trusted online stats company which calculates the popularity of a website. According to this ranking system the most popular domain is ranked one and the next popular is ranked two. So we can say lower rank of a domain means higher popularity. As the traffic to a site increases, it gets lower ranks. In this article we check how do they calculate the traffic to a site and factors included to assign Alexa ranking. This ranking system is not accurate because they only count the stats get from users who installed Alexa toolbar on their browsers. If one user visit a blog by a browser without this toolbar, they are totally blind about this visit. So we can say Alexa rank is calculated on the basis of daily visits by users with their toolbar installed on their browsers. It itself says we can manipulate the Alexa rank of our website if we try hard. One advantage of this ranking system is its daily update. Many online advertisement companies count their stats as an in…

Configure Netgear R6300 Gigabit Router With Cable Internet Modem

Netgear R6300 Wireless AC Dual Band Gigabit router is the latest router from Netgear which supports wireless standard 802.11ac. IEEE 802.11ac standard offers Gigabit speed over wireless connection and the simultaneous dual band feature ensures minimum interference with other wireless devices.In this tutorial let us check how to configure Netgear R6300 wireless router with a Cable Internet modem. Most of the cable Internet service providers ensure the usage of cable Internet on just one computer by registering the MAC address of the computer. No other computers (with different MAC address) are allowed access Internet. With Netgear R6300 Wireless AC Dual Band Gigabit router we can overcome this limitation set by Cable Internet Provider and share cable Internet among multiple computers. Steps to setup Cable Modem with Netgear R6300 Gigabit router are:

Setup Cable Modem With Netgear R6300 Gigabit Wireless ac RouterConnect Cable modem to the WAN/Internet port of R6300 and power on both dev…

Make a Program Starts Automatically When Your Computer Boots

Do you want to set a software installed on your computer to start automatically when your PC boots up? If one software installed is used by you very often, then it makes sense to set it start automatically every time when PC starts. I have a Samsung netbook which is primarily used for browsing. So it makes sense to enable auto start for Google Chrome and Firefox, my favorite browsers. To convert a normal software to start automatically on a computer, we must add it to Windows StartUp. All the programs and tools listed in StartUp run automatically when the computer boots. This tutorial explains how to enable auto-start on selected applications installed on your laptop. Second part of this guide explains how to delete a program from StartUp if you no longer want that application start with booting.

Make A Software Runs Automatically

I think it is better explain this concept with a practical example. Here I am going to set Google Chrome to run automatically whenever Windows Starts. You ca…

Setup Linksys WRT54G Wireless Router in PPPoE Mode

WRT54G and WRT54GS are two famous wireless routers from Linksys family. These two wireless routers support Wireless G and B. 802.11g is backwards compatible with 802.11b. So technically we can say these Linksys routers support both g and b networks. In this tutorial we can check how to configure Linksys WRT54G and WRT54GS in PPPoE mode. To configure Linksys WRT54G router in PPPoE mode, you must have the username and password from your DSL broadband providers. Also by configuring it in PPPoE mode, you can use the built-in  Linksys firewall and NAT.


Configure WRT54G Wireless Router in PPPoE Mode

Make sure that you can go online by connecting your computer to the modem (Without connecting WRT54G router in the network). Make sure DSL modem is in bridge mode. If the DSL modem is configured in PPPoE mode, we do not need to configure WRT54G in PPPoE mode.

Connect your computer to one of the LAN ports of WRT54G.

Connect the DSL modem to the WAN Port of WRT54G and all devices should be powe…

Configure D-Link DIR-865L Amplifi Cloud Router 5700 With Cable & DSL

DIR-865L Amplifi Cloud Router 5700 is from D-Link with SPI firewall, easy media sharing features, 2.4GHz Wireless N etc. DIR-865L Amplifi Cloud Router 5700 supports WPA2, a strong wireless protection against intruders. It has 4 LAN ports, one USB port (which can be connected to a flash drive and share content among all devices in the network), one Internet port, reset port and power button. To start WPS in DIR-865L Amplifi Cloud Router, you just need to press the WPS button on the device. In this tutorial we can check the methods to configure D-Link DIR-865L Amplifi Cloud Router 5700 with DSL broadband and Cable Internet connection.


If you have seen any drop in Internet speed after connecting  DIR-865L Amplifi Cloud on your existing network, you can follow the instructions provided in the link below to improve the Internet connection speed.
Improve the Internet Connection Speed With DIR-865L
Access and Configure D-Link DIR-865L Amplifi Cloud Router 5700 To access and setup D-Link DI…

Configure D-Link DSL-2520U ADSL2+ Ethernet/USB Combo Router/Modem

D-Link DSL-2520U ADSL2+ Ethernet/USB Combo Router is a high speed ADSL Modem with routing feature. DSL-2520U can support up to 2 Mbps upstream and 24 Mbps downstream. If you are using DSL-2520U ADSL2+ Ethernet/USB Combo Router as your ADSL modem you do not need additional Firewall protection because DSL-2520U has its own built in firewall. Another advantage of using D-Link DSL-2520U is the NAT firewall and SPI support for your network. Since it is a modem cum router with DHCP feature, you do not need another device to share Internet connection among multiple computers in your network. You can connect a computer to DSL-2520U ADSL2+ Ethernet/USB Combo Router using Ethernet cable(RJ 45) or USB cable.

Are You Facing Slower Internet With D-link ?
Configure D-Link DSL-2520U ADSL2+ Ethernet/USB Combo Router
In order to configure D-Link DSL-2520U in your network, follow the instructions below.
Connect the Phone cable (DSL line) to the WAN/Internet port of D-Link DSL-2520U ADSL2+  as specified…

How To Reset Microsoft Notepad To Default Settings

Microsoft notepad is a default text writing tool you can find in Windows OS. Though it is very useful people don't give much weight to it if they have Microsoft Office installed on their PCs. What ever features other office tools (both Microsoft Office and Open Office tools) offer, notepad has its own place. You learn its importance only at a time when you cannot use this program due to any reason. Same happened to me today. Yesterday night one of my friends played his computer skills on various software products installed on my computer and as a result notepad failed to work properly. He simply said he doesn't remember what changes he made. At first I thought it is not a big deal because a simple reset can restore the default settings. So I tried to select the option to revert back to default settings. Now I learned the bitter truth there is no direct reset option in notepad. The only way to reset Microsoft notepad is to delete any keys created in registry.

Registry Edit to R…

Turn Windows Search In to Instant Internet Search Engine Google & Bing

If you are using Windows computer, you can configure your default Windows Search(WS) in start menu to conduct an instant search on Internet without opening browser and visiting Search Engines (SE). You can turn Widows Search in to your favorite SEs like Google, Bing or Yahoo and use the power of your favorite SE to Search Internet instantly using WS. Here in this tutorial you can see steps to convert default Windows Search to your favorite Internet Search Engines like Google and Bing. To do this we have to access Group Policy edit on your computer where we can configure it without any issues. This feature is supported in Windows Vista, 7 and 8.

Configure Custom Instant Search Internet Search Provider On Your Computer
Type gpedit.msc on Run or Search and press enter

Click on User Configuration and select Administrative Templates

Click on Windows Components and select Instant Search


Double click on Custom Instant Search Internet Search Provider

Select Enabled


Turn Windows Computer Search in…

How to Reset BSNL Modem to Factory Default Settings

This article is for those who want to reset BSNL modem to factory default settings. If you forgot the username and password set for BSNL modem, you might need to change it to factory default and reconfigure it. Another reason to do is to fix certain network connectivity issues. There are two different methods to reset a BSNL modem to factory settings. They are soft and hardware reset. In soft reset we should login to the BSNL modem configuration page and select the option restore default or factory default. If you forgot the modem username and password, you cannot perform this procedure because without logon details you cannot access settings page. In that case only option left is to perform a hard reset. In this tutorial you will see both methods irrespective of the modem vendor and version.

Soft Reset BSNL Broadband Modem
Login
Type 192.168.1.1 on the address bar of your browser and press enter


Enter admin as username and password
Click on Admin tab

Click on Reboot


Select the factory se…

How To Identify Low Quality Backlinks to My Website

There was a time when every links pointing to our websites gave PR hike and keyword ranking. After Penguin updates, low quality backlinks neither help nor improve PR of our websites. In fact, Penguin updates penalize websites having lot of low valued backlinks. It is the hard time where webmasters are eagerly looking for any bad links pointing to their website and remove them before causing more damage to their websites. Google introduces disavow feature in webmaster tools to help webmasters who want to ignore any spam backlinks indexed by Google to their websites. So what makes a link low quality ? What type links can harm our website ? How do we find whether it is good or bad? Is there any tool to find low value webpages pointing to our websites ? These are the first priority questions from every professional webmasters. In this article we can check what type of links can harm SEO value of our websites.




Factors Decide the Quality of an External Link Pointing to Our websites

How to f…