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  1. uzi314

    [SOLVED] Local Area Network via Switch for Sharing and LAN Gaming?

    Hi guys! I wanna know that how can I make Local Area Network via only switch instead of router because I don't want internet for sharing my files and folders and for LAN Gaming and please note that I will be using Gigabit switch thus I want full 1 Gbps speed on sharing but IDK about the whole...
  2. [SOLVED] VOIP and Switches and QOS?

    I have a router (Peplink Balance 20) with QOS capabilities connected to a Network switch (Ubiquiti US-24 Unifi Switch) that does not have QOS capabilities. The switch is then connected to some VoIP phones as well as some workstations. If I configure QOS on the router will it be effective for the...
  3. R

    [SOLVED] Strange switch on gtx 750 ti

    I recently bought a (Used: like new) gtx 750 ti 2GB OC and when I went to dust it i noticed a strange switch labeled 1 and 2 toward the front of the card and wanted to know what it is.
  4. R

    Question 1 Cable Modem to 2 Wireless Routers

    Hello, I am trying to see if this would possibly work before I invest in getting another wireless router and switch. I currently have 1 Cable Modem in my basement where the Coax comes in the house. From there it connects its WAN port to a port I have in my office then to my Wireless Router...
  5. velocci

    Question wifi router that can handle alot of devices

    Hi all, I'm looking for a wifi router that can handle a lot of wireless and wired devices. I have about 10 wired devices and 12 wireless devices. I also want a lot of speed. Can someone recommend a good router for $300 or less Canadian? Also, if a wifi router has 4 network ports, does that...
  6. Z

    [SOLVED] PoE isn't working

    So i bought in this week a PoE unmanaged switch, a Hikvision DS-3E0105P-E/M, my question is: When i connect the IP cameras to this switch the PoE is not working and of course the representative led aren't flashing. What i did: -I changed the cables from one Cat to another Cat -I changed the...
  7. K

    Question Wanted some insight, to see if this setup would work!

    So, I currently have 2 routers. One is a Linksys and the other is an ASUS, I don't think models really make a difference in the scenario. Basically, I want to separate these routers entirely, but I want them to run off the same connection, with different IP's and devices connected would be...
  8. A

    [SOLVED] My router-switch not showing up in my main router!?

    hello there, i converted my old router into a switch by following online tutorials, it is working like a charm. the problem is that i cant see my router-switch in my main router. i can see devices connected to the router-switch in main router as wired connections even if it is wireless. thank you!
  9. A

    Question PW LED nessesary?

    Helo all, I have recently built my own computer with a blue and black color scheme, but that darn on off button and the reset switch have a bright red LED in them. So my question is: Do i really need to plug in PW LED ( + and - plugs) on the motherboard?. also, do i need to have the reset...
  10. A

    Question Can i switch the switches in a mouse?

    so i've been having some problems with my mouse lately. The mouse click doesn't feel as good as it used to, it feels like im applying more force to it than i was before. so i was wondering if it possible to switch/ change the switches of mouse with better ones just like we do in mechanical...
  11. Zii

    Question PC has no reset button, how do I make one?

    My case only has a power on/off button. There IS a reset button, but I have to OPEN the case and press it (it's on the motherboard itself) which is not ideal. I also don't want to unplug my computer from the wall and plug it back in, too much work. There is no I/O switch on the PSU either sadly...
  12. M

    Question High Error Output on Trunk Interface - Help Troubleshooting

    Hello everyone, new to the forum here! We have three switches in our company, one of them is the core switch, and the other two is where our client PCs are connected. The switch core also has an ESXi Server connected to it, where all of our services are hosted. Additionally, we have a Cisco ASA...
  13. S

    [SOLVED] In need of a USB switch to work with Razer Keyboard and Mouse

    I need a USB switch/KVM that are compatible with a Razer Deathadder mouse and a Razer Ornata Chroma keyboard. I can't install any software onto my work laptop so it has to be some kind of switch. I have been looking around but everything I have read says they don't work sometimes. Has anyone had...
  14. P

    Question 2 old switches need new power adapter

    hello i recently found 2 older switches without the powercable and i want to buy new ones. on the back it says: 100-127/200-240v 1.0A/0.5A 50-60hz the other one: 100-127v 0.75 A ( 0.75 A) 200-240v - 0.4A ( 0,4 A) thanks
  15. K

    Question Best mechanical keyboard

    Hi! I am currently using an Asus Strix Tatic Pro keyboard, but I think it's time to replace it. What do I want? I want a keyboard with these features: ISO layout mechanical backlight num pad I will use the keyboard for Game, Programming and Daily tasks(internet, word, etc..). I would like...
  16. S

    Question Adding WiFi to my Network

    Hi, I have got a MikroTik Radio router antenna on the roof for my internet P2P connection and it's also my router for home devices which are connected to it via an 8 port Gigabit TP-link switch. So i need something to connect it to my switch and broadcast AC Wifi for mobile phone and laptop...
  17. T

    Question Best Router for online gaming

    Hi all, We are running with 100 PC's of gaming cafe. At present scenario, we are using Fortigate 100D router for 100 gaming PC's. We have two ISP connections 500 + 350 Mbs. Our clients are playing most of games are World of Warcraft (Wow), Counter Strike global offensive (CS:GO), League of...
  18. J

    [SOLVED] Is a USB-C SSD dock compatible with a thunderbolt adapter?

    I want to connect a SSD dock with USB gen 3 II type c output to a 10 GbE port on the switch and I found a thunderbolt 3 to 10 GbE adapter (QNAP QNA-T310G1S). Are thunderbolt 3 and usb c interchangeable here? Everything I've found suggests they should be but I can't find a definitive answer. I'm...
  19. TripleStack42

    Question Ubiquiti Wireless Networking

    Hey, I am wanted to set up a ubiquiti wifi set up using 2 UAP-AC-LR access points over a poe switch, however, it states that i should be using a passive 24v output method, but i have no idea what this means or what kind of switch i should be looking at Any help would be great!
  20. F

    Question PSU little pop sometime when I turn off and on the pc

    Hi , i've a Be quiet pure power 10 700W and more less from the first week i've used (i'm using from 2017) i noticed sometime a little pop after switching on /off the psu main button specially if I don't turn on the pc at all. Could be the realy and it's just fine or I maybe be need to worry and...
  21. D

    Question Microswitches - soldering - pc mouse

    Good day everyone! I was wondering if Cherry Switches DG13-B1AA would work to solder on a mouse PCB to repair the mouse? My mouse is starting to double click when i press once or doesn't register at all. I've searched for omron D2F-01 switches but they're either super expensive or unobtainable...
  22. C

    Question HDMI+USB Switch

    Does anyone know of a switch or hub which i can use to switch peripherals between my PC and my Laptop? I have two displays and a keyboard and mouse that i need to switch between the two computers. The Laptop has a Thunderbolt 3, DisplayPort and VGA outputs, the PC has DisplayPort and HDMI...
  23. bpennock

    Question Old switch repair

    Hello all, the company i work for has just gotten some new security devices and they have let me have some of the old ones. such as a poe switch, it is a rather nice switch and i would like to get it going if possible...
  24. G

    Question Bandwith problems with access point and switch

    Hello everybody, I got a problem with my bandwith in connection with an access point or switch. If I plug an access point (EDIMAX BR-6228nS) or switch (Level One FSW-0508TX or NETGEAR FS516) into the router (FRITZ BOX 6490 Cable) and test the bandwith with my pc connected to the device (cabel...
  25. D

    Question Building a small network

    Building a small network for a clinic, was wondering how many switches/routers would I need to connect 4 PC's and a server together? Also would one access point be enough to allow patients and staff to use their wireless devices?
  26. K

    Question USB Switch

    Hi Everyone I hope you’re well and happy. Does anyone have any experience with using two computer with one keyboard? We are using a touchscreens connected to a pc works great but we also connect laptops to the screens to mirror the display via HDMI. The touchscreen function works on both...
  27. Skizmo

    Question Switching PC cases

    Hi. Pretty new to this site so any help would be appreciated. I'm starting the process of switching my current PC case to another. I have a small room and the case I have now is too big. Looking for a microATX Mid tower. Any help finding another case that fits all my parts? Thanks in advance...
  28. tris00

    [SOLVED] Is it possible to configure a router as a hub (not a switch)?

    Hey there, I was wondering if it was possible to turn my router into a hub (not a switch). and reroute all the networkinfo that is coming through to all the computers connected to the "hub". If it is possible, How would one do that, either through cli commands or settings. Surely if it is not...
  29. C

    [SOLVED] Personal Desktop and Workstation Setup

    Hi All, Below you will find a list of components I have at the moment: 2x Dell U2414h monitors (at the moment these are daisy chained to my desktop) desktop graphics card (EVGA gtx 970) ducky shine 3 keyboard logitech g502 mouse HP zbook 14 G2 ( work laptop) Dell d6000 docking station Right...
  30. Question Remove volume wheel+mic from USB headset wire

    Please help someone... Need to remove volume control from headset line completely cause no matter how expensive headset i'v got it still gets damaged after month or two, So I thought if i could just remove it?.. It's USB Headset 7.1 with lights. To test if I can do this i'm gonna use cheap...
  31. S

    [SOLVED] Only one port working for switch

    Hello everyone, So I have a small LAN cable in my flat. https://photos.app.goo.gl/inw2kVyRcanzhvDA9 I used to connect a router (Linksys EA6300 AC 1200 Dual-Band Wi-Fi), but it limited my internet to 200 Mbit speed, so i wanted to connect a switch to it. I bought a tp-link TL-SG1005D, and connect...
  32. R

    Question Transferring data from old HDD to new computer and use as 2nd HDD

    My old computer stopped working but the HDD is fine. I just bought a new computer and would like to transfer pics and some files from the old HDD to the new one. Is there an easy way to access my old HDD by installing it as a second on the new computer? I wouldn't mind keeping the old HDD as a...
  33. Mass Games

    Question Ways to reduce laptop temp? 60C idle - 95C Gaming

    Playing any game causes pretty much instant throttling. I have a cooling pad, run my fans on max and underclocked CPU with intel extreme tuning utility. Specs: 1060 6gb i7 7th gen
  34. Benji19912

    Question How do I set up the MSI Z370 motherboard?

    I just purchased one of these, can you tell which cables and connectors and everything I need to use it? I will put an i5 processor in it
  35. NightHawkRMX

    [SOLVED] Expert help needed about repasting laptop cpu!

    Hello and thanks for your time! I have question about reapplying thermal paste to an older laptop. I have a Toshiba Satellite L55-A laptop that i am using for a Windows XP retro gaming system. It has a Core I5 3337u 2c/4t CPU and an adequate cooler design with 1 copper heatpipe and 1 fan. The...
  36. R

    Question Whats the difference beetween gigabyte gaming and windforce

    Hello, could anyone tell me the difference beetween this 2 cards https://www.gigabyte.com/Comparison/Result/3?pids=6738,6803 apart from price the difference in my country is ~5 euros, but the specs are the same.
  37. Shadow777

    Question Does GPU video depend on motherboard video??

    Hello. Im going to buy a used 1155 motherboard and the owner is telling me the video on the hdmi,vga ports of the Mobo dont work, but he doesnt know if it would or wouldnt work with a dedicated GPU and currently doesnt have any hardware to test it out. Is it likely it will work with my GPU? Or...
  38. R

    [SOLVED] Why won't my usb ports recognize my pen drives?

    Since I swapped my old motherboard for a new one(BMBH61-S) I haven't been able to make it recognize any of my usb dongles/pen drives. It recognizes all other usb components except for pen drives. Why would this be? Any help will be really appreciated.
  39. P

    Question Please Help! FPS drops to 5 after not playing games for a couple of months!!

    This has happened for the third time now. When I don't play games for a couple of month the fps goes down to 5. CPU usage barely reaches 60%. GPU usage at 92% with normal temperature at 62 celsius. It resolved on its own the first time after playing the game at bad fps a few weeks. But the...
  40. T

    Question GPU Major Malfunction

    Every new graphics card I install almost instantly has Digital Snow. I have the Geforce experience but even updating the driver doesnt help. iv tried uninstalling and reinstalling the driver several times. the cards are covered by warranty so I'm wondering why this keeps happening with brand new...