1. No Chill

    Opening ports for softether?

    After tons of pure pain I managed to get a Softether server up and running, but now I can't seem to get this onto the internet. Port checker shows that the ports are closed, and I have no idea what ports to enter on my router. I've messed around for a long time and ports still show up as closed...
  2. No Chill

    Alternative to Hamachi for Virtual LAN gaming?

    Hamachi does not seem to connect directly to each other, it routes through a server in london causing any games to have 300+ms ping. Either there is a setting I am missing or no actual solution. What I want to do is make my PC the host for the server and have friends connect to it and play LAN...
  3. P

    Confused About Network Setup

    Hello, I just had install a dish for us. They installed a mikrotik router with a tenda access point. What is confusing me is that the ethernet cable from the mikrotik router/dish is plugged into the LAN 2 port of the Tenda AP. Why is this? Shouldn't it be in the WAN port? I don't...
  4. codeleather

    CityLan - 12 - 13 May 2018 (Gaming event in the Southern Peninsula of Cape Town)

    In the heart of longbeach mall each individual will bring their own gaming gear embarking on an epic adventure of fun, friends and 27 hours of good times. Tickets are R150 per person and R 100 per person for group bookings of 4 and up. :D For more information on our network and how the lan...
  5. M

    How to setup the HUAWEI B315s-936 on a LAN?

    I recently signed up for a LTE deal from Telkom and received the Huawei B315s-936 LTE router. At home, my network is managed by a Mikrotik router, which also runs my Wifi. I have a combination of wired and wireless connections to the Mikrotik router. I now want to add LTE to the network by...
  6. R

    Help Netgear DG834Gv4 used as switch(LAN+WiFi)

    Hi, I have a question please. I have a HUAWEI-B593 LTE modem (let's call it A) and an old ADSL WiFi router: Netgear DG834Gv4 (let's call it B). A is working fine and I need to connect one of the cables from its ports to a port1 of B. Such that I can simply spread the signal from A to B, and...
  7. P

    How to enable wakeup on LAN for computers

    I have a few computers that I administer on a small network and I would like to be able to remotely access these via Teamviewer. I have set up Teamviewer on all of them and can remotely access them when they are powered on and do what I need to do which really saves a lot of time by not...
  8. K

    Zyxel Router + Range extender

    Hi, I'm using 2 Zyxel routers, one connecting to the wallsocket and the other on the other side of the house connecting via lan cable. The problem: (there's no wifi signal problems with both routers) The problem comes when all works fine, and suddenly no device can connect to the access...
  9. C

    Printing over the LAN

    Working on a new Telkom FTTH installation with a Huawei broadband router, Internet connection works *fine*. Printer, PCs and phones connect to the WiFi *fine*. Phones can print to the printer using AirPrint - which works direct to the printer. BUT wirelessly connected PCs can't print...
  10. M

    ARMA II Co-Op mission suggestions for LAN

    Hey folks Some friends and I are having an old school LAN. I'm looking for some suggestions for great co-op ARMA II missions. Google has provided me with plenty results. Are their any "hidden" gems that anyone knows about? Thanks
  11. W

    Seeking qualified technician to lay cat5e lan cabling, cap & patch for voip setup

    Seeking qualified technician to lay cat5e lan cabling, cap and patch This would be a voip setup for approximately 20-35 points. Setup and job responsibility would be as follows: flylead from voip phone to surface mount. cabling from surface mount to patch panel. flyleads to switch Experience...
  12. W

    Seeking qualified technician to lay cat5e lan cabling, cap & patch for voip setup

    Setting up a call-centre and require a qualified technician to lay cat5e lan cabling, cap & patch for voip setup. Should take a day or two to complete. Anybody looking for the opportunity and is willing to work in Woodmead, Johannesburg, please respond soonest. You can <mod: removed> private...
  13. F

    HinterLAN 2016

    Hey guys, we will be hosting a FPS LAN from 7-8 January in Pretoria (Kameeldrift area). Games we will be playing is CoD4, MW2, BF3, BFBC2 (all offline LAN). There are 40 seats available, R30 entry and R20 fee for the tournament. You can send an email to for more info.
  14. S

    Info needed for LAN

    Hi All I am looking at starting a LAN and need some info. I would like to get something like "Liberty LAN "going but not to sure where to start. Lets say money isn't to big a problem. What would i need to get set up :confused:
  15. M

    Recommendation for a home LAN installer

    Hi folks I realise it may be seriously uncool to even suggest bringing in an outsider and not running this as a DIY project, but I lack the time, the patience, the practical know-how and quite possibly the skill. I need to get a home LAN set-up. Medium-sized house - but loads of concrete...
  16. A

    Home LAN, fiber or cat6

    I'm moving to a new home and I'm designing a LAN so that I can connect all my devices to the Internet and each other. I have in the past used ethernet over power as well as Wifi and found both to be less than ideal. I thought of running cat6 to all the rooms through the same conduit as the...
  17. C

    Best Tri-band LTE Router with Gigabyte LAN in 2015?

    Hi, Sorry for asking a question that I see gets asked year after year but technology does change :D I am looking to upgrade my TPLINK router at home which is extremely old and apart from being old and slow has 3 issues that is mildly irritating: It hangs as soon as you connect more than 1...
  18. A

    Upcoming LANs

    Hey guys. Since the fall of Liberty LAN and Organised Chaos, the LAN scene has been a bit dark and lonely. So I decided to make this thread for anyone to post info about LANs that are taking place in your area! Doesn't matter where you are in SA and it doesn't matter what platform. If you're...
  19. Kevin Lancaster

    No Internet? We’ll just LAN

    No Internet? We’ll just LAN Young Cubans may be cut off from the Internet, but they have quietly linked thousands of computers into a hidden network that stretches miles across Havana
  20. R

    Weird Network Issue - need help!

    Hey all, Hope someone can help me as I have been battling with this for a few months and I'm really at my wits end. I have a iBurst Desktop modem, which connected to the WAN port of my IPLink router and all was working fine until one day, without any changes from my side, it stopped...