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

Netgear R6300 router is an 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. The speed of Wireless network will reduce 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

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 ranks one. Second popular domain ranks two. So, a lower rank of a domain means it has high popularity. As the traffic to a site increases, it gets lower ranks. This tutorial explains how does Alexa calculate the traffic to a website, and the factors included in the Alexa ranking algorithm. 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 visits a blog by a browser without Alexa toolbar, they are blind about it. Alexa rank calculates on the number of daily visits by users with Alexa toolbar installed. It means 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 indication of popularity and traffic to a

Configure Netgear R6300 Gigabit Router With Cable Internet Modem

Netgear R6300 Wireless AC Dual Band Gigabit Router is the latest router from Netgear. This model supports wireless standard 802.11 ac. IEEE 802.11ac standard offers Gigabit speed over a wireless connection, and the simultaneous dual-band feature ensures minimum interference with other wireless devices. In this tutorial let us check how to configure a 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 to the 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 Router Connect Cable modem to the WAN/Internet por

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 you use an application installed on your PC often, it is better to set that application starts automatically. I have a Samsung netbook which I use 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. The 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 to explain this concept with a practical example. I am going to set the Google Chrome to run automatically on Windows boot. You can follow the same pr

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 backward 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 the WRT54G router in the network). Make sure DSL modem is in bridge mode. If the configuration of the DSL modem is 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. Pow

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

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, 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. You need to press the WPS button to start the WPS in DIR-865L Amplifi Cloud Router. 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 DIR-865L

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. You do not need extra Firewall protection If you are using DSL-2520U ADSL2+ Ethernet/USB Combo Router as ADSL modem. It is 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 the Internet connection among multiple computers in your network. You can connect a computer to DSL-2520U ADSL2+ Ethernet/USB Combo Router with Ethernet cable(RJ 45), and 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+

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 importance to it if they have Microsoft Office installed on their PCs. Both Microsoft Office and Open Office tools offer many features but, they cannot replace Notepad. You learn its importance only at a time when you cannot use this program due to any reason. Same happened to me too. 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 said he didn'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. I tried to reset the current configuration using the reset button. Sooner I found out that there was no such option. 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 crea

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 the start menu to conduct an instant search on the Internet without opening the browser and visiting Search Engines (SE). You can turn Windows Search into 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. For this, we have to access Group Policy edit on your computer where we can configure it without any issues. This feature is available in Windows10, 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 S

How to Reset BSNL Modem to Factory Default Settings

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) is one of the leading Internet Service Providers in India. Though they provide a preconfigured modem while taking Internet connection, we may need to reset and reconfigure it due to several reasons. 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 reset BSNL Gateway is to fix some network connectivity issues. This article is for those who want to reset BSNL modem to factory default settings. There are two different methods to reset a BSNL modem to factory settings. They are soft and hardware reset. In soft reset, we should log in to the BSNL modem configuration page and select the option to restore default or factory default. If you do not have the modem username and password, you cannot perform this procedure. It is because without login details you cannot log in to the settings page. In that case, the only option left is to perform a hard reset.

How To Identify Low Quality Backlinks to My Website

There was a time when every link pointing to our websites gave PR hike and keyword ranking. After Penguin updates, low quality backlinks neither help nor improve the PR of our websites. Penguin update penalizes websites having a 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. This tutorial helps you to identify lower quality backlinks and assist you to neutralize them. Google webmaster tool has added disavow feature to help webmasters to neutralize spammy backlinks indexed by Google. All you have to do is to upload the list of lower quality backlinks using this too. Now I am asking you a few important questions. Which links are lower quality links? Which type backlinks may harm your website? How do we find whether a backlink good or bad? Is there any tool to find low-value web pages pointing to our websites? These are the common questions ask

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Alex George has Engineering graduation in Computer Science and an MBA in Finance. He had been working as a senior Network Engineer for ten years. His specialization is in Cisco products. Traveling is one of his hobbies and visited various places as part of his onsite work. He visited different places as part of his onsite work like New York, Dubai, London, etc. Right now Alex is a director of one of the leading career development firms in India, which trains students for UPSC, SSC, and PSC examinations. He guides a lot of students to get selection for various prestigious institutions like CBI, Income Tax Department, etc. Alex George is a stock market investor and a very active intraday trader. Engineering Background: He has a B.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering and passed different network and security courses like CCNA, CCNP (Security), CEH, and various Microsoft certifications. Finance Background: Alex has an MBA in Finance. He is an active intraday trader and a Share Market Investor. Webmaster Skills: Alex is a blogger since 2004. He has a working knowledge of HTML, CSS, PHP, and JavaScrip.