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re: Can you power a PoE(PD) switch from a "dumb" cable? - TAMU-93
[quote]Could you run a PoE injector that is not connected to the network at all simply to power a switch like this? [/quote] Yes...
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re: Setting up a barcode or sku system at work - TAMU-93
[quote]However, I know that our purchasing and receiving team use sage, but not to it’s fullest capability. [/quote] You should be able to do what you want within Sage. Sage has an inventory list. The inventory list has a location field. [img]https://www.perdisco.com/sage50Learning/cache/image...
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re: Setting up a barcode or sku system at work - TAMU-93
[quote]currently scanning in receiving orders and filing them on the computer[/quote] What software are you currently using?...
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re: Anybody use Cloudflare DNS? - TAMU-93
I have used it with Spectrum for several months. It works well. The malware-blocking servers, 1.1.1.2 and 1.0.0.2, are working well also....
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re: Everyone shut the hell up - TAMU-93
Congrats Tbird! I can't wrap my brain around the class of 2042. 2042 is when sci-fi movies take place....
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re: Ubiquiti Unifi layout - TAMU-93
A patch panel isn't a switch. A patch panel is the centralized termination point for your Ethernet runs. It's mostly for organization but also reduces mechanical strain on your cables and expensive switching equipment. You can terminate your cables with an RJ-45 connector and plug that directly i...
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re: Is there really no answer for my web.com web site. - TAMU-93
Try the [link=(https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/ie-tab/hehijbfgiekmjfkfjpbkbammjbdenadd?hl=en-US)]IE Tab[/link] extension for Chrome. [quote]IE Tab exactly emulates IE by using the IE rendering engine directly within Chrome. This will enable you to use ActiveX controls and test your web...
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re: Ubiquiti Unifi layout - TAMU-93
By UniFi Enterprise Gateway do you mean the UniFi Security Gateway (USG)? UniFi estimates that device is only capable of 85 Mbps with IDS/IPS and DPI enabled. The Dream Machine Pro is the only security gateway that they rate over 1 Gbps. If I wanted that full 1 Gbps all Ubiquiti experience, I'd...
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re: Barn is 350' from house, how to get a wifi signal? - TAMU-93
CAD has the right solution. Here's a two pack of the new nanobeams: [link=(https://www.amazon.com/NanoBeam-NBE-5AC-Gen2-US-Dedicated-Management-Bandwidth/dp/B07FK7DMDY)]NanoBeam NBE-5AC-Gen2[/link] You'll also need an access point for the barn: [link=( https://www.amazon.com/Ubiquiti-Unif...
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re: Microsoft Office Intro Online Course? - TAMU-93
Microsoft offers many free courses through edX. I haven't taken their [link=(https://www.edx.org/course/microsoft-office-fundamentals-outlook-word-and-exc)]Microsoft Office Fundamentals[/link] course. But have have taken dozens of other courses through edX and several from Microsoft. It's a solid...
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re: Plain Text Accounting - TAMU-93
You are under the impression that because PTAs store their data as text, you can use any PTA tool to access that data. That is not true. PTAs use different file layouts. A script to parse the Ledger journal [quote]; a comment 2016/1/1 set opening balance assets:checking $500.00 ...
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re: Plain Text Accounting - TAMU-93
You are comparing apples to oranges. Those plain text accounting applications are a chart of accounts and a general ledger. QuickBooks is an accounting system of which the general ledger is just a single component. According to the link you provided, this is what an invoice looks like in Ledger...
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re: Can we give it up for the humble wire cap? - TAMU-93
Lever-nuts are much better. [img]https://c1.neweggimages.com/NeweggImage/ProductImage/AFKV_131619247172058154W15gcyenaD.jpg[/img]...
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re: Check my wiring plan - Advice? - TAMU-93
Yup....
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re: Check my wiring plan - Advice? - TAMU-93
Also an RG6 run for an HD antenna in case you want to cut the cord. My antenna is mounted in my attic. It feeds a Fire TV Recast, which is plugged into my network switch. That acts as a DVR and allows me to watch live TV on all my devices....
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re: VPN for Remote Access into my Local LAN - TAMU-93
If you're using the Windows VPN client, you will need to make a registry change. [quote][HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\PolicyAgent] "AssumeUDPEncapsulationContextOnSendRule"=dword:00000002[/quote] https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/926179/how-to-configure-an-l2tp-i...
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re: How to get wifi to my detached garage - TAMU-93
It can absolutely be done DIY, but he asked for simple....
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re: How to get wifi to my detached garage - TAMU-93
[quote]Any simple ways to do this?[/quote] Hire a professional to install a wired access point. If your garage is on the same electrical system as your house, you can try a [link=(https://www.walmart.com/ip/Tp-Link-TL-WPA8630-KIT-V2-AC1350-Wi-Fi-Range-Extender/134643130?irgwc=1&sourceid=imp_yT...
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re: Raising fence height - TAMU-93
From the outside of the fence, attach 8' rails through the fence into your existing posts. Attach the lattice to the rails. Trim it out to your liking. Something like this... Outside [img]https://i.imgur.com/25BvNUF.jpg[/img] Inside [img]https://i.imgur.com/wZYuC5o.jpg[/img]...
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re: Raising fence height - TAMU-93
They sell fence toppers at Home Depot. Maybe you can figure out how to add one to your existing fence. [img]https://i.pinimg.com/originals/68/02/af/6802aff9f649343f049d73837ecd6fe2.jpg[/img]...
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