1. V

    Port forwarding refuses to work (TP-Link TD-8840T)

    Ok, so I've given up hope of solving this one on my own. No matter what I do I can't get port forwarding to work. I have a TP-Link TD-8840T modem. I also have a separate WiFi router, but I've disconnected it to remove it from the equation. I've set up a static IP for my PC. I've set up...
  2. W

    Cellphone mast on private property. Going rates in SA?

    Got a company ring my doorbell and asked if I was interested to put a 'transmission' mast (on roof or a 15 M pole on corner of property)on my property for a cellphone provider. They were hired to find suitable locations. It seems that a Chinese company is doing the installations, ZTE Corp. I...
  3. 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
  4. S

    Windows 8.1 unwanted TAP-Win32 Adapter issues

    Good afternoon all :) I recently formatted and re-installed Windows 8.1 on my laptop (MSI GE-60 0nd) due to some unrelated issues. After a few weeks of usage I realized that Windows keeps installing these TAP adapters: I have done a lot of research, and these adapters are for the...
  5. D

    Administer Nokia Lumia Devices on Network

    Hi Guys We have a bunch of users that have received Nokia Lumia's from the company, for the company. Is there a way of administrating the device? Basically as I.T we would want to have control over the device in terms of wiping the device, tracking it and erasing it as well as also...
  6. V

    SSL issues from within office network

    Hi all, we are having a problem accessing our own website from within our office network. Recently we had an SSL certificate installed on our website which is hosted at Afrihost. Since the cert was installed, we dont see our own website properly from inside our office network. Certain...
  7. NeonNinja

    Personal branding: 10 steps on how to market yourself for less than R1

    Mandatory comment: She's not doing a good job marketing herself (Spelling, the atrocious punctuation and sentence structure) but some good pointers. 1.Mingle The art of mingling or rather networking with people interested in things that are the same as you or even different will open...
  8. M

    Networking 2 routers

    Hi, I'm looking to get a static IP from my ISP so I'm getting a router that's able to establish the required VPN connection. However, I have an Asus AC-66U router (which, to the best of my knowledge, cannot establish a VPN connection) which I still want to do all my routing and networking...
  9. D

    How powerful does a CCTV camera server need to be?

    Can it just be like a consumer grade CPU i.e. an i5 or an i7 or would we need a xeon server to capture and render CCTV camera footage (This is a theoretical question)
  10. C

    Fibre - LAN

    Hi All! We're expanding our network and want to improve the network between our buildings. We currently make use of a Wireless bridge however, with the expansion of our network, this wouldn't be able to cope under the load in future. Any ideas - Cat5 cable is out, as we have HEAVY...
  11. N

    Configuring an old router to work as a repeater

    I am trying to get an old router to function as a repeater, but I don't really know how. My current router is a TP-Link w8970, and my old router is a Netgear duo pro 300wr (those standard white ones that came from telkom way back). Anyway, I don't really know how to configure the settings...
  12. C

    Advice on Fortigate firewall

    Hi All, Just a query - can anyone point me in the right direction to correctly config a FortiGate firewall. I've used it for 3 years now and it runs beautifully. However, we've had a new ADSL line installed and want to route traffic per Active Directory group (e.g. One group of users runs on...
  13. G

    Network cuts out every few minutes. Urgent help needed please!

    Hi all. Im really hoping someone can help me... In the past few months I have gone through almost 5 routers/modems/extenders. None seem to be any better than the rest. I used to use a pretty basic netgear modem. I only operated in 2.4 Ghz, and worked perfectly. Recently though, I've...
  14. R13...

    Cell C's Frequencies

    I notice that my Cell C SIM doesn't work in slot 2 of my HTC One dual SIM phone. So what frequencies do they use. Slot uses these, GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 On the phone.
  15. N

    Fibre: Something we might be able to achieve through home-owner associations?

    I read about this recently: Seeing as the Telkom monopoly is not going to end soon and that MTN and Vodacom would love to get in on the action and form a cartel where they still charge upwards of...
  16. G

    Powerline network help

    Been struggling like mad these past few weeks to get WiFi coverage throughout my home. Its a large double storey house with thick walls. Unfortunately, the modem cannot be moved from where it is. I have tried wireless extenders and they just won't work. I have bought top of the range Belkin...
  17. jes

    Our network is bigger, better, faster says Vodacom

    Our network is bigger, better, faster: Vodacom Vodacom says that its network offers higher speeds, better coverage and is more reliable than any of its competitors
  18. F

    QoS on a TP-Link WR743ND

    Hi, i've got a small home wifi network that has grown quite a lot recently and i'm experiencing some problems. I've got 3 Computers. One is basically online all the time, even some nights as well. The other two is used maybe 4 hours a day each. There is also two Cellphones that is always...
  19. JacquesOmeister

    Web proxy - being used or not

    Hi Everybody I want to know does companies still use web proxies? Most companies now use appliance firewalls and web proxies are chucked out the window...
  20. B

    Advice for new SECN Wifi Network

    Hi all, I recently received a Scoop ANT-O212 and Poynting WLAN-A0038 set and I want to put it up at my house so that I may have an extended private wifi network only for access to my internal network and MY internet connection. I want to broadcast my wifi network from my one house to the other...