Networks

  • Fix: Error Code RGE-1001 While Using the Spectrum App

    Spectrum is one of the most popular content streaming services for mobile devices, both in terms of live TV and Video on Demand. For users on mobile devices such as phones, tablets and devices like the Roku to be able to access and enjoy the streaming services Spectrum has to…

  • Fix: SSL_ERROR_BAD_CERT_DOMAIN

    Some users report that they are prevented from opening their own (or other) SSL encrypted website by the SSL_ERROR_BAD_CERT_DOMAIN error message. This issue is typically encountered if there are some configuration problems with the SSL Certificate of the website that you’re visiting. The browser will display this particular error to signal that…

  • How to Install VPN on Amazon Firestick and Fire TV Stick

    Amazon Firestick and Fire TV Stick are media streaming players which allow users to watch different movies and seasons from a single device. They support resolutions up to 4K and UHD. These players are small network appliances which stream content from the internet to the connected TV screen. With the…

  • Ethernet doesn’t have a valid IP configuration [Solved]

    Ethernet doesn’t have a valid IP Configuration is caused when your NIC (Network Interface Card) hooked up to your Router or Modem via the Ethernet Cable is unable to get a VALID IP Address (Internet Protocol). This is needed for the computer to speak to the router, and function on the…

  • Fix: Incorrect Psk Provided for Network Ssid

    The “incorrect psk provided for network ssid” error is encountered when the user tries to connect to a home or work router. This regularly happens after the password of the router is reset and the PSK (pre-shared key) is changed. The message is essentially signaling that the user has entered the…

  • Fix: SSL_ERROR_RX_RECORD_TOO_LONG

    The error “SSL_ERROR_RX_RECORD_TOO_LONG” occurs because the SSL traffic is not setup correctly in the target secure server. This error might also occur if there is a misconfigured proxy which isn’t allowing an SSL handshake on port 443 correctly. In layman terms, it means that your browser cannot verify the secure…

  • How to Optimize QBittorrent Speeds

    Note: This article has been updated with the latest tweaks as of June 2020. qBittorrent is one of the most popular torrent clients, as it is entirely free, lightweight, and available for all platforms. Of course, many torrent users are not aware of how to maximize their download speeds when…

  • What is HTTP/2 and What Does it Do?

    In the last 20 years, the World Wide Web has dramatically evolved. All the improved web technologies require better and faster solutions and protocols for communication and file transfer than the current ones (HTTP) which are reaching their technological limits. What is HTTP/2? HTTP/2 is the newest version of Hypertext…

  • How to Fix ‘403 Forbidden’ Error

    403 Forbidden Error is yet another HTTP response status code. This one indicates that the user does not have the proper authorization to access the requested content. Typically, the web server will respond with this error when it’s able to understand the request but refuses to deliver for various reasons.…

  • What is 500 Internal Server Error and How to Fix It

    The 500 Internal Server Error is a general HTTP status code. You will see this code (500) along with the Internal Server Error message usually when you are on a website. It is a code that indicates error on the page that you are trying to access. You will see…

  • How to Fix 401 Unauthorized Access Error

    You’d think that with more people online, we’ll come to better understand the internet’s inner workings. However,  the internet has become intuitive to the point where everyone can access it without being technology savvy. After all, you don’t need a digital literacy training to watch cat videos and like Facebook…

  • How to Fix ‘504 Gateway Time-out’ Error

    The HTTP 504 (Gateway Timeout) error is a status response code that is signaling a server failure during the processing of your request. It’s usually a sign that a computer serving as a proxy (gateway) between you and the server you’re accessing didn’t respond in a timely fashion. This is…

  • How to Fix ‘502 Bad Gateway’ Error

    Even if they’re meant to point towards the cause of the error, most HTTP response codes are hard to deal with. While the error messages are clear, the complexities of the relationship between the client and the server will make it harder to identify the culprit. Such is the case…

  • Fix: Linksys Shows Guest Wifi Only

    Cisco Linksys routers offer a feature that most of the other routers don’t. With a guest Wi-Fi functionality running beside your main home Wi-Fi, the router offers internet connection reliability and security. Since your guests will be connected on a different Wi-Fi, your main Wi-Fi bandwidth will not be a…

  • How To Change Verizon FIOS Router Admin Password

    Default passwords must be changed. Nowadays, most of us rely on the Internet for our daily activities which include sensitive and financial information over the internet. For example, when we’re making payments online, logging into our emails, etc. If you have not changed your default password, then you’re personal information…

  • FIX: Mobile Network Not Available on Android Phones

    Many Android Mobile Phone users have reportedly experienced the “Mobile Network Not Available” error message when they try and attempt to make calls. Your mobile network in the US could be Verizon, T-Mobile, etc. Regardless of who the network operator is, the methodology involved running in the background is the…

  • Fix: Default Gateway Is Not Available

    Windows 8/10, along with a complete User Interface overhaul and improvements and features by the boatload, brought with it a slew of network and connectivity issues. One of these issues was the “Default gateway is not available” issue. Users who suffered from this problem would either have their internet connection…

  • How to Create a Wireless Hotspot On A Windows Computer

    Wireless Hotpots comes handy when you have multiple devices that needs to be connected to the Internet. Most new devices such as smart phones and tablets do not have the Ethernet ports for wired connections to the router and the only mean they have to get to the internet is via…

  • Fix: ERR_NETWORK_CHANGED

    A majority of users have reported this error saying Unable to access network along with the error message i.e. ERR_NETWORK_CHANGED. It resists them from browsing the web using their internet connection. Users have also associated this error with the Google Chrome browser because this error is mostly seen on this…

  • Fix: VPN Error Code 800

    Error Code: 800 The remote connection was not made because the attempted VPN tunnels failed. The VPN server might be unreachable. If this connection is attempting to use an L2TP/IPsec tunnel, the security parameters required for IPsec negotiation might not be configured properly Error 800 is often caused by GRE…

  • What are packets, routers and IP address?

    Q1. What are packets and routers? Q2. What is an IP address? Q3. Describe the advantages of private and public IP addresses? There are many parts to creating a network for any size business or even just a home or small office. When connecting these computers into a network, one…

  • Step By Step Guide To Setup NETGEAR WN3000RP

    The Netgear WN3000RP is one of the most sold and used range extenders by Netgear. We’ve also got a list of this year’s best wifi extenders here. If you’ve already got the WN3000RP then proceed with the steps below. There are two methods this extender can be configured. Method 1. Connecting using…