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by mikrobee
Mon Jun 10, 2019 5:47 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Large Apartment, no Ethernet
Replies: 28
Views: 1551

Re: Large Apartment, no Ethernet

I’ll be been told by the MK distributor here is Australia that that module can convert twisted pair to Ethernet unless I’m mistaken. You can use an MK SFP router at both ends to get the job done apparently. The building is an unusual set up, as I said earlier electricians have had a terrible time tr...
by mikrobee
Mon Jun 10, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Large Apartment, no Ethernet
Replies: 28
Views: 1551

Re: Large Apartment, no Ethernet

Thanks Patenot,
I've looked at these: https://shop.duxtel.com.au/product_info ... cts_id=341
they could help in places if there's twisted pair in place. Have you found this solution to be reliable?
by mikrobee
Mon Jun 10, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Large Apartment, no Ethernet
Replies: 28
Views: 1551

Re: Large Apartment, no Ethernet

Thanks so much for the replies everyone. I set a notification so I'd know if I got on, they never arrived. Powerline is out of the question. I have used it before and it's mostly been terribly unreliable. In this apartment the power outlets would be on 2-3 separate circuits, each with their own brea...
by mikrobee
Fri May 31, 2019 12:48 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Large Apartment, no Ethernet
Replies: 28
Views: 1551

Large Apartment, no Ethernet

I'm wondering how I could best implement wireless coverage in an apartment with no ethernet links between AP's, due to the buildings design it will proce very difficult to run data cable to other rooms. Vague plan so far: Connect modem to MK wireless router via ether1, in the hallway outside setup a...
by mikrobee
Mon Feb 20, 2017 1:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Content filtering with web proxy - adult sites
Replies: 15
Views: 32841

Re: Content filtering with web proxy - adult sites

The problem with Open DNS is that there's no google image filtering. You can see anything and everything with Open DNS active. It drives me nuts that they claim to be able to filter porn on their site, it's absurd.
Only way to block undesirable images is to block google entirely.