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Configure Router: Firmware & Access


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About this Lesson

  • Type: Video Tutorial
  • Length: 12:56
  • Media: Video/mp4
  • Use: Watch Online & Download
  • Access Period: 360 Days
  • Download: MP4 (iPod compatible)
  • Size: 132 MB
  • Posted: 03/15/2009

This lesson is part of the following series:

PC Network - Install, Connect, Configure, Share (16 lessons, $19.80)
PC Network - Configuring the Router (2 lessons, $2.97)

This video is part of a broader set of videos that cover all aspects of home network setup and configuration. This particular lesson comes from section 3, which covers Home Networking Hardware Configuration. Other sections include lessons that cover the topics of Networking Hardware Selection, Networking Hardware Installation, Connecting PCs to Home Networks and Setting up File Sharing and Printer Sharing.

The lessons in this section are:
Wireless Security -
Firmware & Access - This Lesson

In this lesson, we show you how to save the configuration changes we made in Lesson 1 ( and how to update the routers firmware. The Firmware is the operating system of the router. Next we show how to deny Internet access to a specific computer and how to set a schedule for the restrictions.

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Michael Cooper
Michael Cooper
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Hello everyone my name is Michael Cooper & I have been in the computer industry for over 15 years. For the past 8 years I have been making instructional videos showing the average computer user how to build their own computer. I am A+ Certified and a member of the Better Business Bureau.


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