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update the router firmware

How to update Router Firmware

Firmware is the software embedded in your router. Its firmware helps the router figure out how to carry on different tasks. To update it, you have to flash updated software in the router. We’ll tell you why and how to […]

Add Multiple IP address to Network adapter

How to assign Multiple IP Addresses to a Network Adapter

Many a time IT admin needs to set up multiple IP addresses to the same network adapter. Situations like hosting various SSL sites, speed up traffic exchanges which can skip the gateway in case of multiple IP addresses, different public […]

0x80070079, The semaphore timeout period has expired

Error 0x80070079: The semaphore timeout period has expired

During the transfer of files across networks, one error that occurs is Error 0x80070079, The semaphore timeout period has expired. Semaphore is simply a variable. This error is caused due to several factors. It includes the incorrect configuration of drivers […]

Website is online but isn’t responding to connection attempts

In case any proxy settings or third-party add-ons are interfering with your system’s internet connection, you might encounter the error Website is online but isn’t responding to connection attempts upon running the Network Adapter troubleshooter. Website is online but isn’t […]

reset winsock

How to reset Winsock in Windows 10

Windows Sockets or Winsock is a technical specification or a programming interface which decides how any program handles input/output requests for Internet applications, i.e., TCP/IP in Windows. In this guide, we will learn about Winsock, why and when you need […]

Fix Unable to contact your DHCP Server error on Windows 10

While trying to renew the IP address, if you receive Unable to contact your DHCP Server error message on your Windows computer, then this post may be able to help you.  Expired IP addresses might interrupt your Internet connection. Thus, […]

Windows 10 QoS not working

Windows 10 QoS not working

Windows 10 QoS or Quality of Service is a terminology which means how any network related device managers data traffic to reduce the loss of data, packet, latency, and jitter on the net. It can control and manage network resource […]

The default gateway is not available on Windows 10

If when you run the Internet Connections Troubleshooter it displays a message – The default gateway is not available on Windows 10, then here are some troubleshooting tips you should follow to fix this problem. If you see this message, […]

Assign a static IP address in Windows 10

How to set a Static IP Address in Windows 10

If you are experiencing trouble with your network connection and have it configured to DHCP then, figuring out your IP address can be quite a task. Using Static IP Address helps avert IP address conflicts between networked devices and enables […]

Troubleshoot TCP/IP connectivity

How to troubleshoot TCP/IP connectivity & configuration issues

When you need to make sure applications on the server can connect properly, the general troubleshooting doesn’t help. It calls for advanced ways to troubleshoot TCP/IP connectivity especially when you have a lot of timeout error. The connectivity issue could be […]

How to set up an Internet connection on Windows 10

How to set up an Internet connection on Windows 10

When you get a new Windows computer, the first thing you would want to do is set up an Internet connection. If that’s the case, you should know that Windows 10 offers many ways to connect to the Internet. In […]

Troubleshoot port exhaustion

Troubleshoot Port exhaustion issues in Windows

Any network connection made between computers (TCP or UDP protocols), it is done through the ports. Imagine these as entry points or gateways which is used by a service or application. As more client connections are made, the ports shortfall […]

configure RPC dynamic port

How to configure RPC dynamic port through Firewall using Registry

Many server applications and remote administration use Remote Procedure Call dynamic port allocation. Even though dynamic, it’s essential they follow a range rule as the customers or client machines can make sure the Firewall does not block these ports or ranges. […]

How to troubleshoot Remote Procedure Call errors & problems

If you receive RPC server is unavailable message, then this post shows how to troubleshoot Remote Procedure Call failed errors & problems on Windows 10. RPC or Remote Procedure Call is a network-based programming model which allows point-to-point communications between software applications. […]