Category: Windows

Connecting a home network to the Internet

In this blog, we’re going to cover connections to the Internet, or how to connect a home network to the Internet. Now there are a number of different ways to connect your home network to the Internet but all of them require connecting through a provider network of some sort. Most home or small business…


A simple guide to IPv4 addressing

This blog is going to serve as a simple guide to IPv4 addressing. Even though the *RIPE NCC has run out of IP address space to allocate (just two days ago as I write this), IPv4 remains relevant and is something you’ll have to deal with if you’re interconnecting network devices. There are after all…


How to add a directory to the Windows path variable

Overview In this blog we’ll be covering how to add a directory to the Windows path variable. Windows uses the path variable as a pointer to the directories it needs to search when looking for programs. A program for a Windows computer is simply a set of instructions compiled into an executable file identified with…