Posts Tagged ‘testing connectivity’

Wireless Network Problems

In general, troubleshooting network connectivity issues require the same techniques but with Wireless Networks there is an additional layer that you need to consider. You need to be aware of the wireless layer and the implications it has over your connection. In this article I will point out the most common wireless problems and how to resolve them.

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Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by George - March 2, 2011 at 4:00 am

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Testing Service Connectivity with PortQry

If you ask a bunch of systems administrators what tools do they use when troubleshooting remote services and ports, one of the top answers would definitely be the Telnet client! Windows 7 includes a Telnet Client but it is not installed by default. However, a tool that is more flexible and powerful than Telnet Client is PortQry. This tool has been around since Windows 2000 and version 2 has more features, you can download PortqryV2.exe from Microsoft’s Download Center as it is not included with Windows 7.

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Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by George - February 9, 2011 at 2:50 am

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