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Home Network Devices Boise ID

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Media Research
(208) 383-1000
1800 W Main St
Boise, ID
 
Progressive Software Solutions
(208) 384-0132
300 E Mallard Dr Ste 145
Boise, ID
 
Idaho Business Technology
(208) 343-4114
2312 Shoshone St
Boise, ID
 
The PC Tech
(208) 472-2807
Boise, ID
Services
Computer and Equipment Dealers, Computers and Equipment Wholesale and Manufacturers, Computer Supplies Parts and Accessories, Computer Hardware and Supplies
Hours
Mon-Sun: 24 Hour Service
Payment Options
American Express, Discover, MasterCard, VISA

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Local Net
(208) 336-3878
Boise, ID
Services
Internet Services, Computer Hardware and Supplies, Computer Software, Internet Service Providers
Hours
Free Live 24 Hours 7 Days Technical Support

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Allen Industries
(208) 344-9595
1719 Shoshone St
Boise, ID
 
Right Solutions
(208) 343-3200
411 S 5th St
Boise, ID
 
Commtek Solutions
(208) 331-0375
5511 Kendall Street
Boise, ID
Services
Electric Contractors, Electric Contractors Commercial and Industrial, Computer Networking Installation, Computer Network Hardware, Computer Systems Consultants and Designers

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Tng
(208) 422-9100
1109 W Myrtle St Ste 120
Boise, ID
 
Comsys Information Technology Serv
(208) 342-6878
1161 W River St Ste 200
Boise, ID
 
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HandymanWire - Wiring a Home Network

Some of the benefits of a home network are:
  • You can share files
  • You can share printers, scanners, etc.
  • You can make backup copies of your important files on another machine
  • You can extend the life of one of your old computers by installing a giant hard drive and let it live out its remaining years as an MP3 server, a backup file server, etc.
  • If you are using dialup connection to the internet a network would allow all calls to go from one modem on one computer?.good for security reasons.
  • If you are using high speed access to the internet, then everyone can share the benefits. What you need and how much will it cost?..as usual the answer is "It all depends?.", but the parts you need are easily specified and are standard. The only big variable is how you do the wiring, do you want to expand the scope of the wiring to include cable TV, phone, stereo?.etc.

    The basics?.This will be an Ethernet network (not any real choice about this). Fortunately, you don't have to know what Ethernet is or how it works. Buy and wire all the components so that the network will run at 100 Megabits. Many (if not most?) offices are still running 10 Megabit networks?.since we're starting this from scratc...

Maybe the concept of a home computer network seems a little far out, but to those of you with multiple computers already in the house and especially those who are looking at some sort of high speed rather than a dialup connection?.this is a fairly critical issue.

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