Tag Archives: UNIX

Where can I download Unix?

UNIX is an operating system that embraces a multi-user environment. It was developed on a number of platforms. However, UNIX is not so much of a single, unified system, but more of a benchmark upon which organizations build their foundation. It is also an “open Source” application, which means that you can get it at read more »

What is a SSID?

SSID, ellipsis for Service Set Identifier, is a name of a Wireless Local Area Network. Another name for it is the network name. It is usually an alphanumeric (meaning it has a combination of letters and numbers), with a maximum of 32 characters and is case sensitive. All wireless devices that are to be part read more »

How Do I find my DNS servers?

Domain Name Servers are responsible for translating domain names into IP addresses. Hypothetically, when someone tries to visit any website like www.blahblahblah.com, the Internet Service Provider (ISP) then “calls” the DNS server with a query in the computer language, of course “where do I find www.blahblahblah.com?” the DNS server will then look up in its read more »

What is 192.168.1.1?

192.168.1.1 is a private Internet Protocol (IP) address that is between the range of 192.168.0.0 – 192.168.255.255. In computer speak, a private address is used to run private networks whereas computers are allocated their own IP addresses to communicate with each other on an internal network that doesn’t involve the Internet. The rising prominence of read more »

What is Cisco VPN Error 412?

This kind of error happens when the peer is not responding, and it occurs when using Cisco VPN client-side software. The error message, which may differ depending on which version of Cisco VPN client is in use, will typically read like, “Error Secure VPN Connection terminated locally by the Client. Reason 412: The remote peer read more »