Having a computer network was previously reserved for a professional setup usually in a corporate or business workplace. However now days even the average everyday household with a mere two computers has most certainly networked them in order to share files and an internet connection. This is why we all will find these networking videos a valuable tool. You can also read more tutorials on our Networking Tips page.
Network Video Tutorials
- How to show your Network connection icon in the taskbar
- How to share files with other computers on your Home Network
- Add a Network printer to Windows
Below is the most popular video in the Networking section:
How to find your computer name When you first format a computer and install Windows you are prompted to give your computer a name. It could be George, Frank, Computer one, and so on. When you have a computer home network you can use the computer name to connect with other computers on your network instead of using other technical terms. (like IP addresses)
How to view your computer IP Address Find out how to find your computers IP address. You will need to know it if you want to use remote desktop or share files with other computers on your home network.
Change your IP Address Sometimes it is necessary to set your computer IP address yourself. This way the setting will stay the same.
Mac Address How do I find my Mac address to use for network security. You can use this information to set different security levels on your router, keeping your internet connection safe from intruders.