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Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   09-04-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 409
Posted By jimbo75
It does not have to be just an Access Point. A...

It does not have to be just an Access Point. A wifi router that is set to Access Point mode is just fine. There are a heck of a lot more options out there if you also include wifi routers. Also,...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-31-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 332
Posted By jimbo75
You can download the latest firmware from the...

You can download the latest firmware from the linksys website. You just need to know which hardware revision you have. (Probably on the label on the underside of the router)
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-31-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 409
Posted By jimbo75
What is your current router model? Your best...

What is your current router model?

Your best bet is adding a second wifi router and set it to access point mode. The biggest question is how to connect it.... Running an Ethernet cable is best. ...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-22-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 350
Posted By jimbo75
It seems like you are running into the reasons...

It seems like you are running into the reasons why everyone will always say not to double NAT.

Having said that, if you are still troubleshooting, I'd start with seeing if wireless clients can...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-20-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 350
Posted By jimbo75
So with the wireless client, are you trying to...

So with the wireless client, are you trying to reach Plex by using the WAN IP of the Firewall?

Is it possible to turn off NAT on the firewall and just route?
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-20-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 474
Posted By jimbo75
There are fanless switch options out there. I'm...

There are fanless switch options out there. I'm sure everyone in the house doesn't want to hear your switch running...

It will depend on what your switching needs are. I'm assuming you are...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-13-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 310
Posted By jimbo75
Try looking at Splunk or OpenNMS.

Try looking at Splunk or OpenNMS.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-13-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 337
Posted By jimbo75
Can you make a network diagram? Seems like you...

Can you make a network diagram? Seems like you might have made a network loop?
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-11-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 560
Posted By jimbo75
HP makes great stuff. ...

HP makes great stuff.

HP-Procurve-1410-24G-Switch-J9561
Forum: Home Theater Computers   07-29-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 379
Posted By jimbo75
Have you rebooted everything in your network? ...

Have you rebooted everything in your network?

Can you ping 8.8.8.8 from your server?
Forum: Home Theater Computers   07-29-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 379
Posted By jimbo75
Could you have an IP address conflict with...

Could you have an IP address conflict with something else in the network?
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-27-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 361
Posted By jimbo75
How will you power the router? If possible,...

How will you power the router?

If possible, I would recommend keeping the ISP modem, router, and 16 port switch together in the study. It can make troubleshooting easier if the main components...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-25-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,572
Posted By jimbo75
Isn't that always the problem? Firmware is...

Isn't that always the problem? Firmware is always late and missing features. Everyone should read the reviews on cnet, smallnetbuilder before dropping $300 on this thing.
Forum: Computers and Parts Great Found Deals!   02-20-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,238
Posted By jimbo75
That's a good deal. I got one for $60 on a Black...

That's a good deal. I got one for $60 on a Black Friday deal two holidays ago... Works great when you want to watch OTA TV from your W7 laptop from anywhere in the house.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   02-06-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 412
Posted By jimbo75
How about getting a shelf? Then you can use any...

How about getting a shelf? Then you can use any router you want...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   02-03-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 1,445
Views: 83,519
Posted By jimbo75
I just installed MBServer this weekend on my...

I just installed MBServer this weekend on my HTPC.... I was testing out the Web Client and seem to be running into issues with Live TV. If I use the Chrome browser on my phone, the Tuner does not...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-22-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 809
Posted By jimbo75
Did you try changing the channel on your router?...

Did you try changing the channel on your router? Instead of 6, try 1 or 11.

You can download different programs to scan channels and see what your neighbors are using.... For Android, you can get...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-20-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,133
Posted By jimbo75
So, from a Live TV standpoint, does it make any...

So, from a Live TV standpoint, does it make any difference if Server and Classic are on two different boxes? (vs putting Server and Classic on just my HTPC) Are there any pros/cons either way?
...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-20-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,133
Posted By jimbo75
LiveTV looks cool... I'm ready to install MB3. I...

LiveTV looks cool... I'm ready to install MB3. I have a HTPC running W7 (with i5 Ivybridge CPU) and a Server running WHS2011 (with i5 Haswell CPU), so I don't think transcoding should be an issue...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   12-30-2013, 10:35 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 960
Posted By jimbo75
Just talk to the cable ISP. They should be able...

Just talk to the cable ISP. They should be able to get you multiple IP addresses. Typically, these are business plans, so they will be more expensive, but probably easier than bringing in another...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-30-2013, 10:26 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 809
Posted By jimbo75
Lots of things cause interference.... even...

Lots of things cause interference.... even flourescent lighting can be a problem.

At a minimum, it wouldn't hurt to try changing channels on your router and doing the speed tests for both wired...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   12-28-2013, 09:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 526
Posted By jimbo75
Also, make sure for the 2nd router that you...

Also, make sure for the 2nd router that you connect the ethernet cable from the 1st router into one of the LAN ports on the 2nd router. And turn off the DHCP server on the 2nd router.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   12-28-2013, 09:35 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 960
Posted By jimbo75
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by stacedog http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1508182/how-to-bypass-a-router-with-high-security#post_24130445)

what if i split the...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-28-2013, 09:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 809
Posted By jimbo75
What router do you have? If you've got 4...

What router do you have?

If you've got 4 bars on your connection status, but only a 1 Mbps link speed, then you probably are fighting interference issues. What channel are you using? What are all...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   12-04-2013, 09:06 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 154
Posted By jimbo75
Only one device in your network should be...

Only one device in your network should be handing out DHCP addresses. Probably easiest to leave that with your FIOS router. All other devices need to have DHCP turned off.

You can add a switch if...
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