Posts Tagged ‘UNIX’

Using Remote Technical Support to Fix Computer Problems

Computer and Internet technology has touched every corner of life and people from all walks of lives are using this. One should be highly grateful to the enterprising efforts of scientists and developers who are consistently involved in the business for a better tomorrow. However, problems has never continued an exception. But surely these are challenges which provoke towards development and invention.

In early days computer support was catered through direct on-site visit of technicians or by repair shops. Read more

Computer Basics : Whats My Ip Address ?

Whats my ip address ? What is an IP address?

Every device connected to the public Internet is assigned a unique number known as an Internet Protocol (IP) address. IP addresses consist of four numbers separated by periods (also called a 'dotted-quad') and look something like 127.0.0.1.

Since these numbers are usually assigned to internet service providers within region-based blocks, an IP address can often be used to identify the region or country from which a computer is connecting to the Internet. An IP address can sometimes be used to show the user's general location. Read more