Tag Archives: TCP/IP

Slow SQL Connection or Network in Windows 10 – Update

Finally found a small problem with Windows 7, 8, 8.1 and 10.  After upgrading, we have discovered that Windows  was responding slow to our SQL Server 2008.  What we discovered is below. Slow response times in Windows to a SQL … Continue reading

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DNS Jumper – Speed Up Your Internet

My passion with computers is security and networking.   We have featured many DNS programs that allow you to speed test your DNS servers.   Rick over at Whats On My PC has just reviewed a program called DNS Jumper. … Continue reading

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IP Switcher – Change Your IP Address on the Fly

IP Switcher allows you to change your IP address on the fly.  Many laptop and netbook users need this option instead of manually entering information into the adapter properties. Switch IP network settings “on the fly” without restarting Switch Internet … Continue reading

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See What Ports are Open on Your Computer and What is a Port Number?-Updated

Why is it important to know what ports are open on your computer?  Ports are associated with specific services.  For example- if you open up the internet and type  http://www.wordpress.com a virtual port opens in your network services to allow your … Continue reading

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