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re: Personal Modem and router on Cox not working - BigD45
Was your internet working before? The first guy they sent was lazy. Proper procedure is to run DOCSIS checks at your wall outlet, any splitter or connection from there to the home run, at the ground block and at the tap (at the pole). That is all the technician can check, but he should fix any ...
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re: Personal Modem and router on Cox not working - BigD45
[quote]I meant to say I had it provisioned and it still didn't work.[/quote] Did the modem reset when you had it provisioned? Are you Internet only or do you have TV as well?...
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re: Will a 2-way coaxial splitter diminish internet speed with only 1 exiting cable? - BigD45
You need to install a ground block. Look up cable ground block on Google. After that, you need to run some 12 gauge solid copper wire to your ground rod or to the ground. It can't be longer than 20 feet. The reason why this is done is to eliminate the differences in potential of the cable pl...
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re: Replacing Comcast Gateway with my own... - BigD45
[quote]I know this is idiotic for this board, but i had no idea that i could purchase/use my on modem to use with my Comcast Blast! service and save $10 a month. I would prefer a a modem/router combo. Any suggestions one which one to buy? And once i replace it, am i going to have to reconfi...
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re: Macbook getting slow - BigD45
If you haven't ever done it, try repairing your disk permissions. You can do it one of two ways: Go into your Utilities folder inside the Applications folder, and open up the Terminal. Copy and paste the following command: sudo diskutil repairPermissions / Hit Enter Type your password P...
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re: Streaming Device - BigD45
[quote]I also have an Nvidia Shield TV that I love, but it's a bit pricey.[/quote] Does Kodi run fairly well on it? I've been thinking about picking one up....
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re: Best internet in Katy? - BigD45
See if Entouch services your area. Comcast has been kind of buggy over the last few weeks, so I feel your pain. As far as SlingTV, I bought a Realtek adapter that sends the internet signal through the power outlets in my house. ...
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re: ubuntu/windows7 question - BigD45
Are you the "week-old bump police" or something? Notice it has been over a week since your post. :moon:...
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re: ubuntu/windows7 question - BigD45
Install GRUB Customizer in Ubuntu. Open up the terminal, and run the following commands: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:danielrichter2007/grub-customizer Enter your root password Hit Enter when it prompts you. sudo apt-get update && apt-get install grub-customizer Be careful with what...
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re: UVerse TV vs DirecTV - BigD45
I've had both here in Houston, and I'm currently with DirecTV. The picture quality with any satellite system, whether it's DISH or DirecTV, is going to be better than any cable or fiber optic signal. The satellites don't compress the signal, but cable and fiber are both compressed which results in...
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re: How easy was it for you making friends in college? - BigD45
If he is going in engineering, he will make friends rather quickly. Anyone in engineering hangs out with other engineering students, as they all pretty much study together and depend on one another....
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re: Cost of LSU Louisiana license plate? - BigD45
For trucks, it's every 4 years, and the cost is $10 a year. It's $40. For SUVs, cars or anything else, it's every 2 years, and the cost is determined on the amount of the vehicle when you purchased it. As for LSU plates and how that works with this system, I haven't the first clue....
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re: Sunglasses check-in: What's you current pair? - BigD45
Tom Ford in some aviator style. ...
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re: Do wives still make their husband sleep on the couch when they are mad at them? - BigD45
Mine sleeps on the couch when she is mad at me, so I guess I have it made. She usually gets over her hissy fit in a day or two. I don't put up with her shite! She loves me for it! :pimp:...
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re: Who are the oldest virgins you know? - BigD45
31... She is originally from Vietnam. Sex before marriage is considered evil in their culture....
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re: What to do with an old desktop computer? - BigD45
Put Linux on it, and turn it into a Jukebox. ...
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re: Prisoner killed by Donkeys - BigD45
"Two donkeys are to be put down after they dragged a [b][i][u]pensioner[/u][/i][/b] from his mobility scooter and mauled him to death." A pensioner is someone who is retired. ...
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re: Miss State pitcher throwing at Katz head: Does it affect you rooting for them? - BigD45
I'm an alumnus of State and LSU, so I will definitely be pulling for the Dawgs. ...
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re: Best Razor for shaving? - BigD45
[quote]Merkur Futur. Wilkinson Sword blades. Nothing else compares.[/quote] I use a Merkur with either Feather blades or my Swedish Gillette blades. ...
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