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  • How to manage your router – Part I

    Posted on January 6th, 2020 at 01:15 Tracey Capen Comment on the AskWoody Lounge

    NETWORKING

    By Lance Whitney

    Your router holds the keys to your local network. Here’s how to interpret and configure its various settings.

    Router management has always been a somewhat challenging task, especially if you venture beyond the basic settings. Over the years, router manufacturers have tried to make the initial configuration process simpler through one-touch buttons and easy-setup wizards.

    But making sure your Wi-Fi network is configured securely and properly means delving into the local router’s firmware, checking and tweaking various options.

    Read the full story in AskWoody Plus Newsletter 17.1.0 (2020-01-06).