The error DHCP Lookup Failed means that your computer or Chromebook is unable to get an IP Address from the DHCP server. When you connect your device (mobile phone, computer, Chromebook) to a network, it will need to have an IP Address so it can … Read moreHow to fix DHCP Lookup Failed
A home network diagram is a schematic drawing of a home network layout. It helps you planning your home network, and figuring the best layout for it. But home network diagrams are also used as part of network documentation. Most network layouts are a variation … Read moreHome Network Diagram – All network layouts explained
In your house you have a great wifi network, the wireless network coverage is perfect and the speed blazingly fast. But as soon as you step outside into your garden your wireless network signal plummets down and by the time you reach your outdoor lounge … Read moreUnifi Outdoor AP – What are your options?
Power over Ethernet (POE), a term you see more and more on network products, but what is it? And how does it work? In short, with Power over Ethernet, you can power a device and supply a network connection to it with a single network … Read morePower over Ethernet – What is it and How does it work?
Installing a new router isn’t really hard, basically plug the cables and you’re done, right? Well yes, router manufactures make is really easy to set up a new router these days. But that doesn’t mean that you get the best performance out of the box, … Read moreHow to Set Up and Configure your Router
Port Forwarding is used to allow external devices (PlayStation network for example) to connect to your internal devices (PS4). With port forwarding, we can tell the router where to forward the packets that are meant for your PS4 for example. By default, our firewall will … Read morePort Forwarding – How to set it up
Pathping is one of the best network troubleshooting tools that are built-in to Windows. It helps you to find the location of a packet loss in a route between you and a host (server, router, website etc). Something I use quite often in my work. … Read morePathping – What can you do with it?
CMD Ping, one of the most used commands by IT professionals to test the network. With the ping command, we can send a small data packet to a computer, server, or another network device to check the connectivity. This ping cmd not only tells us … Read moreHow to Use the Ping Command – Test your network with CMD Ping