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Forum: Computer Networking and Internet Hardware 05-12-2017, 02:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 435
Posted By jfenwick
Re: Help with networking setup - 2 buildings

Good catch, yeah, the diagram is off on those two labels. The LAN is just close friends so I have no concerns about security. The only areas I would be worried would be the tenant and their friends...
Forum: Computer Networking and Internet Hardware 05-10-2017, 08:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 435
Posted By jfenwick
Re: Help with networking setup - 2 buildings

Ok, so what about if I want to add a POE security camera system down the road? 4-6 cameras? Is my logic sound?

- Keep my current router
- Upgrade my main switch to a 24 port POE switch
- Keep...
Forum: Computer Networking and Internet Hardware 05-08-2017, 10:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 435
Posted By jfenwick
Re: Help with networking setup - 2 buildings

wow, I haven't posted in years and you two are probably the two guys I remember best! Good to see you both still solving everyone's issues!

Ok....so remember to use small words, I don't play much...
Forum: Computer Networking and Internet Hardware 05-08-2017, 06:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 435
Posted By jfenwick
Help with networking setup - 2 buildings

So we have started renos on the apartment over our garage, the up side is I get to gut the workshop underneath (part of the garage) and turn it into my man cave. The challenge is networking. The...
Forum: Laptops and Notebooks 03-31-2016, 03:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 903
Posted By jfenwick
BSOD on memory upgrade

So I have an older HW8540w I picked up off for a decent price. It only had 1GB of memory and the HDD was removed. I promptly installed a SSD and installed windows 7 (legit copy). Everything was...
Forum: Computer Networking and Internet Hardware 11-08-2015, 05:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,147
Posted By jfenwick
Re: Getting the network to the garage

Man, all these old names brings back memories when I had so much more time to post on these boards. Back when I was helpful instead of needy! I still have custom case mods I started years ago on...
Forum: Computer Networking and Internet Hardware 11-08-2015, 09:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,147
Posted By jfenwick
Re: Getting the network to the garage

Dauntae, sounds like we're in pretty much the same spot. I have the Cat5e leftover to do it an am pretty sure I have the pvc as well....just hate digging up the driveway. However, I'd rather do it...
Forum: Laptops and Notebooks 11-08-2015, 09:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 706
Posted By jfenwick
Re: HP elitebook 8560w 8GB or 16GB?

Thanks guys, yeah the database management isn't that complicated or resource demanding. It's not your typical "database" and isn't worth breaking down in detail to better analyze needs. Really the...
Forum: Laptops and Notebooks 11-07-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 706
Posted By jfenwick
HP elitebook 8560w 8GB or 16GB?

So long story short I ended up getting an elitebook 8560w this week and it needs ram. Just wondering if I should get 8gb or 16gb. This is a do-everything-I-need-you-to-do laptop. I was shopping...
Forum: Laptops and Notebooks 11-01-2015, 06:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,507
Posted By jfenwick
Re: Fix or replace my current laptop.

Ha, not sure how I missed posting that.

Radeon HD 6870M
Forum: Laptops and Notebooks 11-01-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,507
Posted By jfenwick
Re: Fix or replace my current laptop.

Hey guys, just going to revive this old thread as I'm still looking. A couple of things to keep in mind. First, I'm stuck in the Toronto area so with the crappy exchange rate and extra on shipping...
Forum: Computer Networking and Internet Hardware 11-01-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,147
Posted By jfenwick
Getting the network to the garage

Hey guys, so right now I have a wireless setup feeding the entire house through a central location on the main floor. It's ok, strength get a bit weak at the ends but it keeps our tenant happy and...
Forum: Laptops and Notebooks 09-29-2015, 09:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,507
Posted By jfenwick
Re: Fix or replace my current laptop.

Any input guys on a rough price for that used but good condition, M14x r2 above? I have no idea what going rates are for gaming laptops so just don't want to over spend if I can help it.
Forum: Laptops and Notebooks 09-28-2015, 08:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,507
Posted By jfenwick
Re: Fix or replace my current laptop.

Thanks guys....been cruising the classifieds and I kind of like the m14 idea, I'm not looking for big as this would be used primarily in the car as a mobile work station (with gaming potential during...
Forum: Laptops and Notebooks 08-29-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,507
Posted By jfenwick
Fix or replace my current laptop.

Ok guys, longtime out of the loop on laptops. I'm running an MSI GX640 and it's done ok on dota 2 which is the only game I play a lot of right now. However, I will be looking to play a few others...
Forum: New Systems | Building and Buying 11-16-2014, 10:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 374
Posted By jfenwick
Need help with build for office system.

Hey guys, I'm too long since my last build and am no longer current on the best budget components. I just need a basic office build for the local church; accounting, browsing web, file storage, word...
Forum: Computer Networking and Internet Hardware 09-09-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 662
Posted By jfenwick
Re: How to setup a shared photo folder for family.

Yeah, I've used dropbox and was going to do it that way. Unfortunately with 5-6 of us adding photos, and many of us being photo enthusiasts, that space wont last long at all. Was hoping there was...
Forum: Computer Networking and Internet Hardware 09-09-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 662
Posted By jfenwick
How to setup a shared photo folder for family.

So to summarize I want to set up a shared folder that friends and family can access to view and add photos to. Basically there are 6 of us across the country who all have kids now and we want to...
Forum: New Systems | Building and Buying 06-27-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 617
Posted By jfenwick
Re: Need some budget parts ~ $500

Two reasons:
1) Local so no postage
2) They price match so right now I'm matching a number of different stores to get the cheapest price on each item.

So still looking for a Plan B on the...
Forum: New Systems | Building and Buying 06-27-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 617
Posted By jfenwick
Re: Need some budget parts ~ $500

NCIX does not offer that board, which is where i'm ordering from, so need another option.
Forum: New Systems | Building and Buying 06-27-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 617
Posted By jfenwick
Re: Need some budget parts ~ $500

Ok, pulling the trigger in the next day or so. My only reservation is still the motherboard, something with 4 RAM slots would be preferred. What about this one?
...
Forum: New Systems | Building and Buying 06-16-2014, 11:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 617
Posted By jfenwick
Re: Need some budget parts ~ $500

Yeah, but they'll only price match canadian stores/prices.
Forum: Computer Networking and Internet Hardware 06-16-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 716
Posted By jfenwick
Re: Cat5e testing problem

Thanks but no go....I've made those mistakes in the past (upside down plug has given me so many headaches!!!) and checked for them this time. It's wired properly, I swear. It works every time...
Forum: New Systems | Building and Buying 06-16-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 617
Posted By jfenwick
Re: Need some budget parts ~ $500

Thanks! I'd rep you but you were the last person I repped and it won't let me repeat! If you had to shave another $50 off that where would you do it?

Oh, I can't find that RAM around here for...
Forum: New Systems | Building and Buying 06-14-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 617
Posted By jfenwick
Re: Need some budget parts ~ $500

An everything machine, every day general use and gaming: dota, lol, world of tanks, etc... gaming would be the most taking thing on the system.

I guess the only parts I have that stats would help...
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