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The Windows Firewall might be considered basic since it's built into the Windows operating system. However, it relies on many advanced features but at the same time it works out of the box, so users don't need to perform any kind of configuration unless they want to. A useful...

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Telnet is a text-based network protocol, which allows you to gain access to remote computers over TCP/IP networks. It was created in 1968. This protocol was very popular, until the Internet broadband has started to rise. Nowadays, you will see only a few people around the world, who are...

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Ever since the Anniversary Update, it's exceptionally easy to create a mobile hotspot in Windows 10. A wireless hotspot allows other devices to use your Internet connection without the need of a physical router. Since not everyone owns a wireless router, the ability to create a mobile hotspot in Windows...

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Ammyy Admin: Free remote computer access in an instant

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How To Find a router’s IP address in Windows 10

If you ever need to access your router's settings this is usually done by entering its local IP address in a web browser. For this reasons, you might need to find a router's IP address in Windows 10. Not all routers use the same IP address, but don't worry...

Fix disconnecting WiFi in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

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I really loved uTorrent back in its infancy, when it was ultra lightweight, despite the fact I only used occasionally.  However, things started to change for the worse ever since BitTorrent. Inc. acquired it and I see more and more folks searching for reliable uTorrent alternatives for Windows. Despite the...

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