Search:

Type: Posts; User: Philip; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 17 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.09 seconds.

  1. Thread: Multi-tools

    by Philip
    Replies
    5
    Views
    178

    I have a Dewalt multi-tool I got as a present,...

    I have a Dewalt multi-tool I got as a present, but I don't use it much. I always found them a bit clunky and preferred separate basic tools, i.e. screwdriver, pliers, knife and don't really have use...
  2. Replies
    0
    Views
    235

    Gaming flashback

    When my daughter was very little 10+ years ago, she would sometimes see me gaming with people from the forum. I don't even remember if it was Quake, CoD, Battlefield 1942 or what... But just last...
  3. Thread: Vaccines

    by Philip
    Replies
    80
    Views
    3,426

    Delta variant seems to be spreading down in...

    Delta variant seems to be spreading down in Florida, it is more contagious.. Death rates are very low, but I know a couple of vaccinated people that got it, even if Pfizer is supposed to be 88%...
  4. Replies
    4
    Views
    424

    I am not sure, it would have to be supported by...

    I am not sure, it would have to be supported by your ddns service. The client (your private/reserved IP) can still make a connection out (port triggering) in order to open incoming ports to that...
  5. Replies
    4
    Views
    424

    That's a very good question, I am not really sure...

    That's a very good question, I am not really sure how to set DDNS behind a reserved IP range. Theoretically you are on a private network, and any ddns redirects would be to the public IP of your ISP,...
  6. The speed test is from your ISP, so it is near...

    The speed test is from your ISP, so it is near you and should not be the issue.
    Laptop Wi-Fi adapters are not very good at higher speeds, as they only have one/two antennas and may not be capable of...
  7. Replies
    3
    Views
    283

    Sounds like you have it figured out now :) I've...

    Sounds like you have it figured out now :) I've done my car a couple of times by hand, but I don't have the patience for it. Buffed my motorcycle wheel spokes a few times, but it was a chore, I...
  8. Sticky: Hi Ashdaw! Should work ok, haven't fully tested...

    Hi Ashdaw!
    Should work ok, haven't fully tested each setting yet though. It will not hose your system, and you can always reset from the "File > Reset TCP/IP" menu. Will update it if needed when I...
  9. Even though the "optimal" settings are applied,...

    Even though the "optimal" settings are applied, they will not all show as "current" settings. This is because depending on your OS, the Optimizer may not be able to read all the settings, some of...
  10. Replies
    3
    Views
    283

    I've never actually used one of those before

    I've never actually used one of those before
  11. Replies
    5
    Views
    548

    Richard Branson goes to space

    Richard Branson beat Jeff Bezos to space it seems, at least by a few days and for a few minutes, heh. I watched the altimeter on the rocket-plane, seemed to top off around 288K feet, over 50 miles...
  12. Replies
    0
    Views
    300

    Anyone interested in tennis or soccer?

    Anyone into tennis, or soccer?

    Novak Djokovic just won the Wimbledon final today, it was an interesting championship.

    The European soccer championship final is today as well, the UEFA Euro...
  13. Replies
    1
    Views
    449

    Lol, you'd think he would be a bit more hesitant...

    Lol, you'd think he would be a bit more hesitant next time? I doubt it though, I imagine it's not his first rodeo.
  14. Thread: Back to Back

    by Philip
    Replies
    4
    Views
    456

    It all started in the early 1990s, back then...

    It all started in the early 1990s, back then Tampa Bay Lightning used to play in St. Pete at the Tropicana field/Thunderdome...
  15. This is usually practiced by smaller ISPs, when...

    This is usually practiced by smaller ISPs, when they have more customers than the available to them IP pool (version4).

    Used to be more common years ago, haven't seen US ISPs do it for a while, as...
  16. Replies
    4
    Views
    466

    [HOT DEAL]: Down to $160 at Amazon now too btw:...

    Down to $160 at Amazon now too btw:
    https://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Force-MP600-Gen4-PCIe/dp/B07SQZYW2V/ref=sr_1_3?dchild=1&keywords=corsair+ssd+1tb&qid=1625755442&sr=8-3


    Newegg just started...
  17. Hello Zillah, good to see you around :) The...

    Hello Zillah, good to see you around :)

    The 103.212.x.x. IP is your actual external public IP address that is seen onto the internet.
    The 100.97.x.x IP address is a private address, generally...
  18. Replies
    6
    Views
    588

    There are some trojans that can grab unlocked...

    There are some trojans that can grab unlocked password files from common password managers if/when they are open.. Kind of a mute point if your PC is clean of malware.
  19. Replies
    6
    Views
    588

    Just want to chime in to mention many of those...

    Just want to chime in to mention many of those "Top 10" sites exist simply for the affiliate links, they get a couple of cents when you buy something.. So they have no interest in ranking any...
  20. Replies
    4
    Views
    466

    [HOT DEAL]: It just went back down to $160

    It just went back down to $160
  21. Replies
    3
    Views
    311

    Happy Birthday! :thumb:

    Happy Birthday! :thumb:
  22. Replies
    4
    Views
    466

    [HOT DEAL]: That was really a great deal for PCIE Gen4 3D...

    That was really a great deal for PCIE Gen4 3D MLC, wow 1,800 TBW endurance. This would be great for a main OS SSD.

    Unfortunately I already have good SSDs. This year I bought 1TB Intel SSDs for...
  23. Replies
    7
    Views
    892

    I haven't read about such issues, in general...

    I haven't read about such issues, in general btrfs should be just as safe for your data as ext4. Btrfs is more modern and it may be slower though, it would require some extra processing because of...
  24. Replies
    7
    Views
    892

    I don't think btrfs vs ext4 makes much difference...

    I don't think btrfs vs ext4 makes much difference for a NAS, it is managed already and you have some restricted choices that were consciously made for you... And they work ok. Btrfs is arguably...
  25. Replies
    7
    Views
    892

    1. Sounds good. Your open port for media server...

    1. Sounds good. Your open port for media server is always going to be an attack vector... I suggest keeping the DSM updated, using strong passwords, and there is an option to ban users on repeat...
  26. Replies
    9
    Views
    668

    I just can see how that can irk them, a lot of...

    I just can see how that can irk them, a lot of heavy lifting work for them and their machines :rotfl: . I believe some banks have coin deposit limits/fees if you just dump a large quantity of any...
  27. Thread: Prime Day

    by Philip
    Replies
    10
    Views
    786

    It's a very good deal for under $500.

    It's a very good deal for under $500.
  28. Thread: Prime Day

    by Philip
    Replies
    10
    Views
    786

    Hi Grimmy :) Yeah, I actually saw that one,...

    Hi Grimmy :)

    Yeah, I actually saw that one, it's a good deal but I don't need another NAS. I have this older 4-bay 414j that hasn't been used in 3-4 years, I just upgraded it's firmware and...
  29. Thread: Prime Day

    by Philip
    Replies
    10
    Views
    786

    Sorry didn't see your thread, seems we posted...

    Sorry didn't see your thread, seems we posted around the same time, so I just merged them. Yeah, not that many really good deals on things I need, but snagged some external USB3 HDD.
  30. Thread: Prime Day

    by Philip
    Replies
    10
    Views
    786

    Some TVs have external power brick that may feed...

    Some TVs have external power brick that may feed off of 12V DC, if it matters at all, they don't draw that much anyway.

    I have Neato vacuum robot, I like it. The rechargeable battery packs inside...
Results 1 to 30 of 500
Page 1 of 17 1 2 3 4