IP address in detail
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia IP-address (IP address, short for English. Internet Protocol Address) - a unique identifier (address) for a device (usually a computer) connected to a local network…

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Work on the Windows command line
The most common startup recommendations are: Start, Run, cmd. There is a Run item in the start menu. He runs a program that allows you to transfer single commands to the…

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What is a firewall and why is it needed?
We will not go into little things like translating words, occupying them some part of the article. Just point out that a firewall (from the English - fire wall), or…

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Internet speed check (monthly statistics)

Checking the speed of the Internet is a fairly simple task if a single measurement is required. There are a ton of online tests on the Internet for this. But if the task is to measure the speed of the Internet connection within a month with a frequency of once per hour, in order to evaluate the quality of the service and use this data as an argument when communicating with the service provider, the task is somewhat more complicated.

About how I got out of this situation and received summary data for a month (the period and frequency can be any), read the article.

Checking the speed of the Internet should have been carried out constantly with equal frequency. Therefore, the use of a working computer was not suitable for this purpose, otherwise it would have to be kept on all the Continue reading

Local Area Networks and the Internet

When a local area network is connected to the global Internet, one of the PCs, called a server, becomes a kind of conductor and connects to the Internet using a modem or in some other way, while other computers operate through it, they are also called workstations. Just like any of us has a mailing address where we receive mail letters, each computer is assigned an IP address for functioning in the Internet environment, but usually it has only a computer-explorer directly connected to the Internet.

If the computer is connected through a modem, it usually receives a dynamic address from the service provider. It is assigned automatically and is valid for a specific time. While there is also a static address, a permanent address for an unlimited period of use. At least two network devices are usually connected to the Continue reading

VPN Basic Concepts and Classification
The term VPN (Eng. "Virtual Private Network") refers to a group of technologies that provide a network connection, or the so-called logical network, functioning on top of some other network,…

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Windows Maintenance Programs
Computer maintenance can be both physical (dust removal, etc.) and software. The second is more related to the operating system, since the software maintenance of the PC itself at home…

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The difference between Windows and Linux
A couple of years ago in one forum I, participating in one heated debate on the topic of whose swamp is better, published a post that will reveal the topic…

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Work on the Windows command line
The most common startup recommendations are: Start, Run, cmd. There is a Run item in the start menu. He runs a program that allows you to transfer single commands to the…

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