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    1. General Wireless Discussion

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    2. Wireless Article Discussions

      Questions and comments for SNB Wireless Section articles only.
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    3. Wireless Buying Advice

      Not sure which wireless router or card to buy? Ask for advice here.
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    4. ASUS Wireless

      Discuss ASUS wireless products here
      Latest: Diversion - the Router Ad-Blocker thelonelycoder, May 23, 2019 at 11:04 AM
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    5. NETGEAR Wireless

      Discuss NETGEAR Wireless products here
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    1. Routers

      Hardware routers, wired only. Post about Wireless routers in the Wireless Networking Forums.
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      Latest: DHCP error. pcmarc, May 20, 2019 at 1:28 PM
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    2. LAN & WAN Article Discussions

      Questions and comments for SNB LAN & WAN Section articles only.
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      Latest: Circle With Disney Reviewed oscarnyc, Mar 26, 2019
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    3. Switches, NICs and cabling

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      Latest: Netgear GS724Tv3 - odd behaviour coxhaus, May 23, 2019 at 7:16 AM
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    4. MoCA, HomePlug, HPNA

      Questions and answers about alternative networking methods using coax, power line and phone line connections.
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      Latest: MoCA 2.5 adapters? gocoax, May 21, 2019 at 10:54 AM
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    5. Other LAN and WAN

      Other topics related to LANs and WANs.
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      Latest: Direct PC to PC communication ASC76, May 20, 2019 at 3:18 AM
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  1. NAS

    Networked Storage
    1. General NAS Discussion

      Anything and everything about Networked Storage
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    2. NAS Article Discussions

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      Latest: ASUSTOR AS4004T 4 Bay 10GbE NAS Reviewed CraigBee, May 18, 2019 at 4:31 PM
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    3. QNAP

      Discussion about any QNAP NASes
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      Latest: QNAP answering on ALL IP's on subnet dosborne, May 18, 2019 at 11:44 AM
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    4. Synology

      Discussions about any of Synology's NASes.
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    5. Thecus

      Discussions about any of Thecus' NASes.
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    6. NAS Buying Advice

      Not sure which NAS to buy? Ask for advice here.
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      Latest: Advice for home NAS setup dosborne, May 18, 2019 at 11:56 AM
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    7. DIY

      Questions and comments about building your own NAS.
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      Latest: New life and firmware for LG N2R1 ... ? mAXmAD, May 17, 2019 at 7:48 PM
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    1. Smart Home Article Discussions

      Questions and comments about SNB Smart Home articles only.
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    2. General Smart Home Discussion

      Anything and everything about Smart Home and Home Automation
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    3. General Multimedia & VoIP Discussion

      Discuss digital playback devices, internet streamers, even VoIP here.
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    1. VPN

      IPsec, PPTP, SSL, L2TP or whatever. It all goes here.
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      Latest: VPN Kill Switch Xentrk, May 23, 2019 at 11:04 AM
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    2. General Network Security

      Other Discussions about Network Security issues.
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    3. Security Article Discussions

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    1. Suggestion Box

      Got an idea for an improvement? Suggestion for a new Forum? A gripe? Tell us here.
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      Latest: Cloudflare warnings EeK, May 4, 2019
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    2. Other Discussions

      Questions and discussions that don't fit anywhere else.
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      Latest: Tips For Strong Password RMerlin, May 23, 2019 at 10:49 AM
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    3. Other Article Discussions

      Discussion about any article that doesn't fit into the other sections. .
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    4. Buy, Sell, Trade

      For registered users. Non-commercial posts only.
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    5. Hot Deals

      Share good deals that you find so that others can benefit.
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      Latest: AC5300 $240 Gar, May 23, 2019 at 10:27 AM
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    1. General Cloud Discussion

      Anything and everything about Cloud computing
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      Latest: Cloud backup L&LD, Mar 15, 2019
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    2. Cloud Article Discussions

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      Latest: Dell buying EMC stevech, Mar 4, 2016
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