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Windows 7 Review: It’s better than XP and Vista

Windows XP has been apart of our lives for a while now.  Many people will probably still be reading this review using Windows XP.
Is there any reason to upgrade to Windows 7?  Windows XP was created to provide more security and stability – and Windows 7 appears to be about expanding on those same features …

Cisco Router – Legacy ISDN calls fail, Call lasts about 20 seconds

Three main reasons for ISDN calls failing are going to be
Layer 1 Deactivated – Cable not plugged in or possibly a local telephone company line trouble.

Ensure the cable you are using is snuggly connected – you may want to try reseating the cord.

SPIDS showing as not valid

Need to have the local telephone  company test the …

Bit Torrent error – logon failure: unknown username or bad password

So you started receiving this message are beginning to wonder… What happened to bit torrent.
The good news is nothing.  If  you are receiving this error message “logon failure: unknown username or bad password” it’s because Windows is having trouble saving to the directory you selected.
In your preferences make sure you’re saving to a either the …

Installing DD-WRT firmware on ASUS WL-500gP V2

So you got your new router and you’re ready to get started installing cusom firmware.
First thing you’ll need to do is install the ASUS utilties disk.  The reason  you’ll need to do this is because your going to use ASUS’s Firmware Restoration program to upload the configuration.
Keep in mind the utilities come on a CD in …