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What is backhaul technology?
What is backhaul technology?

Answer Question   |  April 16, 2014  10:00 AM
Network architecture and topology
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5 pts.

What happens when the DNS names exceed the maximum UDP packet size?
A DNS uses UDP packet to resolve IP addresses. What happens when the DNS names to be looked up exceeds 576 bytes (the maximum UDP packet size)? Can it be sent in two packets?

Answer Question   |  April 13, 2014  8:51 PM
DNS, Internet protocol addresses, Network diagnostics and measurements, Packet Design, UDP
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1,545 pts.

Technical College vs. University
Hello all- Would it be more beneficial to attend a technical college or university? A certain technical college, ECPI (www.ecpi.edu) in VA, has sparked my interest because they advertise ‘they meet with some industry experts to discuss tech trends and what education needs to be put out to keep up with today’s skills.’ I want...

Answer Question   |  April 11, 2014  4:20 PM
Career Development, CCNA, Certifications, Data analysis, Data center operations, Data mining/analysis, Data warehousing applications, DataCenter, Development, DHCP, DNS, E-mail applications, Ecommerce applications, ERP, Exchange 2000, Exchange 2003, Exchange 5.5, Hardware, Help Desk, IBM, Knowledge management applications, Lotus Domino, Mail protocols, Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft Windows, Network management software, Networking, Networking certifications, Networking Equipment, Networking services, Oracle, Outlook, Security, Security management, Systems management software, Tech support, Vendors
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0 pts.

Attempting to map network drive with different username / password
Now, I have the following PowerShell script that allows my local machine to automatically map network drives. $net = $(New-Object -ComObject WScript.Network); $net.MapNetworkDrive("p:", "\papaboxfiles"); $net = $(New-Object -ComObject WScript.Network); $net.MapNetworkDrive("q:", "\quebecboxfiles"); ## problem -- this one does not work because my username/password ## is different on romeobox $net = $(New-Object -ComObject WScript.Network); $net.MapNetworkDrive("r:", "\romeoboxfiles"); Now...

Answer Question   |  April 9, 2014  2:00 PM
Network Drive, PowerShell
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54,755 pts.

Is there a command to reset my network adapter?
When I’m switching between my home and office network, I’m constantly facing issues while trying to get connected to my network. I always have to use “diagnostic service” and the problem gets solved when I reset the network adapter. But it still takes a lot of time and I’m looking for a command that I...

Answer Question   |  April 4, 2014  6:00 PM
Network Adapter, Networking
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54,755 pts.

What layer of the OSI model does a switch operate?
At what layer of the OSI model does a switch operate?

Answer Question   |  April 2, 2014  1:45 PM
layers, Network equipment, Network hardware, Networking, OSI Model, Switching
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1,545 pts.

What’s the best option for network disconnections in software?
I’m working with a network C++ program in Microsoft Windows that I’m trying to test for network disconnections at various times. Here’s what I’m doing so far: Manually disconnecting the network wire Using IPCONFIG / release Using a cports program to close the socket What other options are out there for me? I’m looking to...

Answer Question   |  April 2, 2014  6:00 PM
C, Network connectivity, Networking
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54,755 pts.

Setting a network status alarm in Windows 7
Whenever I’m using Windows 7 and I lose my Internet access, the network indicator turns yellow. Now I want to get the status in my software / set an alarm whenever I lose my connection. Is this possible? Can I get this status?

Answer Question   |  March 31, 2014  7:00 PM
Network connectivity, Networking, Windows 7
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54,755 pts.

Document flow of network consulting
What is the document flow of enterprise-level network consulting?

Answer Question   |  March 26, 2014  3:43 PM
Network consulting, Network documentation, Networking
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1,545 pts.

Network design methodology
i want do design a network as my end of year project, which methodology can i use

Answer Question   |  March 26, 2014  9:43 AM
Network architecture, Network design, Network Topology
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5 pts.

Non Routable Networks
Hi, Please i need someone to tell me what are Non Routable Networks and what are examples? Are there any security risks involved in having them? How Can we mitigate those risks and if there are tools we can use, what are the examples? Thankyou so much.

Answer Question   |  March 24, 2014  7:28 PM
Network administration, Network routing, Network security, Networking
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15 pts.

Is there is a standard for Network documentation?
I need to document a large network for a firm with many branches and need a standard or a best practice for documenting a large network.

Answer Question   |  March 18, 2014  9:53 AM
Network documentation, Networking
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15 pts.

IIS website not accessible to network and remote computers
I have a site hosted with IIS v6 on Windows Server 2003 R2 SP2 on a Windows domain (the DC is a spearate machine). The site is accessible by typing in “localhost” on the server, but a “Cannot Display the Webpage” error is displayed (in IE) when trying to access the site using either the...

Answer Question   |  March 15, 2014  7:25 AM
Domain Controller, IIS, Network connectivity, Website accessibility, Windows Server 2003
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5 pts.

Network connectivity between two offices
Dear Sir/Mam We just opened a small office and we’re currently facing problems with network connectivity. We have a data connection so as to connect to our head office router A ex gateway 192.168.42.1. We have a Internet connection router B ex gateway 192.168.42.254 ¬†We have configured all our systems with the gateway 42.1 and...

Answer Question   |  March 12, 2014  12:51 PM
Network connectivity, Networking
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20 pts.

Losing my network connections
My PC is losing its server connection, broadband connectivity issues, pages time out and don’t respond. It’s also dropping the network also. What should I do

Answer Question   |  March 12, 2014  9:55 PM
Network connectivity, Server connectivity
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10 pts.

NIC Card issue
site 1 and site 2 are members of stt.com.  servers in site 1 have normal connections, share access to a data server is available to site 2, remote desktop is functional to data server, upgrading of antivirus fine.   Sometime later in the day, connection to shared access is lost from site 2( not everyday, and not at...

Answer Question   |  March 11, 2014  12:13 PM
Network Interface Cards, Remote desktop access
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45 pts.

Network attached storage speed and capacity range
I’m doing a research paper for school and I can’t seem to locate what the speed of a network adapter is and what the capacity range is. I’m just getting ads.

Answer Question   |  March 4, 2014  8:16 PM
capacity, Network, Network Adapter, Network Attached Storage, speed
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5 pts.

How do I get Internet access to another network
I want access to a different network Internet home page. I’m using one network so I want to open a different network home page and get access.

Answer Question   |  February 28, 2014  11:28 AM
Internet access, Network access
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10 pts.

Best Smartphone in terms of Signal and Call Quality?
Hey Guys! I have used a Nokia Lumia 710, but it was horrible. A lot of signal drops, and the signal itself wasn’t stable. Also, the signal bar reaches 3/5 maximum at home, and the funny part is that Calls don’t connect at signal 2/5 ! Even if calls were connected, A LOT of voice...

Answer Question   |  January 24, 2014  9:11 PM
3G, HTC, Network, nokia, Smart phones, Sony, Voice calls, Voice clarity
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5 pts.

Using netgear with DTV wireless
How do I connect my netgear wireless router and my wireless DTV on the same network

Answer Question   |  January 19, 2014  3:58 AM
DTV, netgear CG3000D, Network, Wireless
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5 pts.

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