Category Archives: Broadband

Notes: windirstat & wireless repeater

To find the files and folders taking up the most space on your computer, google for the following and download. It does require a quick install, but when installed, works very well. windirstat ——————————– If you have an old Eircom … Continue reading

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Remove a Preferred Network from the Dell Wireless Utility

An information sheet on how to remove a Preferred Network from a computer with a Dell Wireless Utility on Windows XP. Link to Document

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Thompson Broadband Router (UPC) Model: TWG870

So I recently got 100Mbps Broadband from UPC My Cisco EPC2425 got replaced with a Thompson Broadband Router (Model: TWG870UIR). Default Settings Login URL: http://192.168.0.1 Username: <blank> Password: admin SSID: UPC00XXXXX  (AFAIK, the SSID of Thompsons will be in the … Continue reading

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How to make a CAT5e Network Cable

So I have 30Mbps Broadband, but because of the wireless g router I was given, I could only get ~1.8MB/sec download. Using a wired connection to the router let me get full 30Mbps down. As a result I wanted to … Continue reading

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Cisco EPC2425 Home Router (UPC)

I recently got UPC 30mb broadband and it works quite well. I’ll just to jot down some of the details with the Cisco EPC2425 Home Router settings in case I need them.  Default Settings Login URL: http://192.168.1.1 Username: <blank> Password: … Continue reading

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