Routers are a wonder of modern technology, able to connect a whole score of household devices—wired and wireless—to the internet. As the centerpiece of your home network, you should know how to fix your router when you lose your connection, update its firmware, and optimize its settings.The Complete Guide to PC GamingPC Gamer is going back to the basics with a series of guides, how-tos, and deep dives into PC gaming's core concepts that we're calling The Complete Guide to PC Gaming. There's much more to come, and it's all being made possible by Razer, which stepped up to support this months-long project. Thanks, Razer!In each router lives an entire purpose-built computer, complete with a processor, storage, RAM and an OS. When you're having a problem, the first troubleshooting step is to reboot both the cable modem (or optical network terminal for those fortunate to have an optical fiber connection) and the router. Also, make sure all Ethernet cables are fully plugged in … [Read more...] about How to access your router settings and update its firmware
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Update: Though there has been no public announcement of a fix for the issue when asked to the PlayStation Support Twitter account for the UK responded that the issue has been resolved and that it wasn’t technically bricking any PlayStation 4’s, just forcing them into a crash loop. The Ask PlayStation UK support agent then listed the internally recommended steps for resolving this issue.Original Story: If only it wasn’t just bots on PSN that users need to worry about it seems that there is a new kind of messaging exploit that can be used by other players as a way to temporarily brick your console. The message can come at any time to your system and can be sent by anyone, at this point in time the only protection if you haven’t had the message sent to you is to make sure your messages are set to private. This exploit works by sending a message that contains a special character in it, the message will simply arrive at your PlayStation 4 as … [Read more...] about [Update] How To Make Sure Your PS4 Doesn’t Get Bricked, Or What To Do If It Is
If only it wasn’t just bots on PSN that users need to worry about it seems that there is a new kind of messaging exploit that can be used by other players as a way to temporarily brick your console. The message can come at any time to your system and can be sent by anyone, at this point in time the only protection if you haven’t had the message sent to you is to make sure your messages are set to private. This exploit works by sending a message that contains a special character in it, the message will simply arrive at your PlayStation 4 as “Juegas ⍰ ♡”, it doesn’t even take opening the app for the issue to occur as you’ll find your system locking up before hard crashing. Most cases of it that were documented in the Reddit thread where the issue was first brought up have found that there are a couple of steps that can be taken to resolve this issue. You’ll want to: Delete the message from your PSN account using the smartphone … [Read more...] about How To Make Sure Your PS4 Doesn’t Get Bricked, Or What To Do If It Is
Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube What are the best Fortnite tips? Battle royale games are all the rage right now, and Fortnite Battle Royale is one of the best you can play. Whether you are playing on PC or on Fortnite mobile for iOS, make sure you pay close attention to our Fortnite tips for Battle Royale. Make sure your look matches your battle royale strats with the best Fortnite skins. If you want the glory of a victory royale, we have returned, battle-hardened, from Epic Games’ brightly-coloured trenches to give you the help you need to make all the difference in your quest for survival. Below you will find our definitive list of the most effective Fortnite tips and tricks. Fortnite tips Since there are numerous similarities to Bluehole’s behemoth, strategies that are useful in PUBG will crossover with Fortnite Battle Royale. But, there are some key differences that you will need to bear in mind. These are the top Fortnite tips to give you the greatest … [Read more...] about Fortnite tips and tricks: a Battle Royale guide to help you win
Sony’s PS4 is the most popular console this generation, selling more than 70 million units worldwide. Although the UI has been streamlined since the PS3 and Vita days, a few of the PS4s features can be a little confusing or difficult to find. To lend a helping hand, we’ve compiled a definitive list of answers to a number of common PlayStation 4 questions: PS4 FAQ – Your Questions Answered Is PS4 backwards compatible? No, the PS4 is not backwards compatible with PS3, PS2 or original PlayStation discs. Modders have recently claimed to be able to play backed-up PS2 on PlayStation 4, but this uses backdoors that are against Sony’s terms-of-service. The only official ways to play older games on the new hardware are to buy remastered versions of games – like God of War, The Last of Us and Crash Bandicoot – from the PSN store or another retailer, purchase “PS2 Classics” like Grand Theft Auto San Andreas and Ape Escape 2 from the PlayStation … [Read more...] about PS4 FAQ – Your Questions Answered: Is PlayStation 4 backwards compatible, blu ray, region free?