How to Set Up A Mobile Hotspot And Share Internet Connection in Windows 10 Creators Update

Mobile Hotspot on Windows 10 Creators Update 2017

With Creators Update sharing the Internet connection became even more easy in Windows 10. Now you can quickly set up sharing of your wired or wireless connection and instantly turn it on or off when you want to. I mean you don’t have to use command line anymore because AP settings came to Windows 10 GUI. The Mobile Hotspot (software Access Point) feature appeared in Action Center. Here is the step-by-step guide on how to set up the Internet sharing.  Continue reading

How to hide your phone number on Facebook. Prevent your Facebook page from being found by phone

search by phone number on facebook

The cell phone number is not hidden by default on Facebook. This means that:

  • you can know the phone number of the person in his/her contact information;
  • you can find a Facebook page of a person by his/her mobile number using Facebook search.

Here is how to hide your cell phone number on Facebook and prevent the opportunity to find your account by your phone number in Facebook search.  Continue reading

Cannot Access Router Login Page or Settings (192.168.1.1 or 192.168.0.1)

cannot access router login page and settings

What is 192.168.1.1 (192.168.0.1)

192.168.1.1 (192.168.0.1) is a commonly used default IP address for entering the router configuration page. It is also called “Settings page”, “Configuration page”, “Router Setup page”, etc. First of all you should see the login page when you are to enter login and password and then you should be taken to settings web interface. Users often ask why cannot I access router settings via 192.168.1.1 or even a login page. You may face such errors as: “ERR_CONNECTION_TIMED_OUT” or “Page unavailable 404”. Below we will mention all possible reasons why your router configuration or login page might be unavailable and give some pieces of advice on how to gain access to your router settings 192.168.1.1.  Continue reading

All methods to turn on network discovery in Windows 10

turn on network discovery in Windows 10

When network discovery is turned off noone can access your shared network folders, download and upload files and even see you PC in the list of network devices. It is okay to restrict access by turning off network discovery when you are connected to the public network at Starbucks, but when you are at home you may want to make your machine accessible by all other trusted devices belonging to you or to your organization. Here is how to turn on network discovery in Windows 10 using different methods.  Continue reading

How to fix ERR_NAME_NOT_RESOLVED error

ERR_NAME_NOT_RESOLVED: what does this error mean?

ERR_NAME_NOT_RESOLVED error means that your PC is unable to find which IP address matches the website hostname that you type in the address bar of your browser (Chrome, Firefox or another one). In other words: this site can’t be reached. Let us talk about all possible causes of emerging the error and methods to fix ERR_NAME_NOT_RESOLVED in the browser.  Continue reading