Multiple networks, one adapter

When configuring a new network device, manufacturers will set the device to a static IP address – usually 192.168.1.1, or 192.168.5.1. To program this device we change the IP settings on one of our workstations, program the device to work within our...

Modify your hosts file

Modifying your hosts file enables you to override the DNS for a domain, on that particular machine. This is useful when you want to test your site prior to going live and for other DNS-related reasons. Modifying your hosts file causes your local machine to look...