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    1. General Wireless Discussion

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      Latest: Connecting across APs Superphb, Nov 20, 2018 at 6:06 AM
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    2. Wireless Article Discussions

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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: Web History not working OxqIMJ, Nov 20, 2018 at 11:11 AM
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    5. NETGEAR Wireless

      Discuss NETGEAR Wireless products here
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      Latest: R7450 firmware...Voxel Gar, Nov 20, 2018 at 11:02 AM
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    1. Routers

      Hardware routers, wired only. Post about Wireless routers in the Wireless Networking Forums.
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      Latest: Confessions of a pfSense Newbie ... sfx2000, Nov 19, 2018 at 7:28 PM
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    2. LAN & WAN Article Discussions

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    3. Switches, NICs and cabling

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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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    5. Other LAN and WAN

      Other topics related to LANs and WANs.
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  1. NAS

    Networked Storage
    1. General NAS Discussion

      Anything and everything about Networked Storage
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      Latest: Reliable NAS: Recommendation Wanted Skeptical.me, Nov 14, 2018 at 12:13 PM
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    2. NAS Article Discussions

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    3. QNAP

      Discussion about any QNAP NASes
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      Latest: QM2-2S M.2 2280 SSD PCIe Card opinions? Skeptical.me, Nov 16, 2018 at 7:52 PM
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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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    7. DIY

      Questions and comments about building your own NAS.
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      Latest: Feedback on DIY NAS design sfx2000, Aug 31, 2018
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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: Selective Routing for Netflix Marin, Nov 20, 2018 at 10:12 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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    2. Other Discussions

      Questions and discussions that don't fit anywhere else.
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      Latest: Need Lap Top suggestions for college kid. RMerlin, Nov 20, 2018 at 9:58 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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      Latest: Looking For: RT-AC88U (used) heysoundude, Nov 15, 2018 at 1:51 PM
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    5. Hot Deals

      Share good deals that you find so that others can benefit.
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      Latest: Netgear R7800 with free Firestick $179.99 Gar, Nov 20, 2018 at 11:06 AM
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    1. General Cloud Discussion

      Anything and everything about Cloud computing
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      Latest: Access AiCloud via VLC player.. ala777, Oct 29, 2018
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    2. Cloud Article Discussions

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      Latest: Dell buying EMC stevech, Mar 4, 2016
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