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How-To: Route Print (Mac OS X)
Viewed 236936 times since Fri, Jul 24, 2015
Mac OS X has a command-line utility for performing a route print called "netstat". The routing table of a device displays the various paths an application may take to reach various network resources. When connected to the UNH VPN, various routes may... Read More
How-To: Route Print (Windows)
Viewed 109719 times since Fri, Jul 24, 2015
Windows has a command-line tool for view the routing table.  It is called “route.” To view the routing table (this is universal on all recent Windows versions) open a command prompt.  The easiest way to do that is to go to Start->Run and... Read More
How To: Nslookup (Mac OS X)
Viewed 85333 times since Mon, Jul 20, 2015
Mac OS X has a command-line utility for performing an nslookup called "nslookup". An nslookup is a network utility used to resolve a name (e.g. www.unh.edu) to an IP address (e.g. 132.177.132.99). To perform an nslookup on a Mac OS X computer, you... Read More
How To: Trace Route (Windows)
Viewed 25095 times since Wed, Jul 8, 2015
Windows has a command-line tool for performing a trace route.  It is called “tracert.” To perform a trace route on a Windows computer (this is universal on all recent Windows versions) open a command prompt.  The easiest way to do that is to go... Read More
How-To: NSLookup (Windows)
Viewed 9915 times since Fri, Jul 24, 2015
Windows has a command-line tool for performing a DNS query.  It is called “nslookup.” To perform a DNS query on a Windows computer (this is universal on all recent Windows versions) open a command prompt. The easiest way to do that is to go to... Read More
How To: Trace Route (MAC OS X)
Viewed 6688 times since Mon, Jul 20, 2015
Mac OS X has a command-line utility for performing a trace route called "traceroute". A trace route is a network map of connection points to get from one location, usually your device to another location (e.g. www.unh.edu ). The trace route... Read More
Network Access For Guests
Viewed 4952 times since Wed, Jul 8, 2015
General network access is available to guests of the University via both wired and wireless connections.  There are limitations to where wired connections are available, and not all wired connections will allow for guest access. To register on UNH... Read More
Wireless in Residence Halls: Be a Good Neighbor
Viewed 4126 times since Fri, Aug 28, 2015
Wireless signals in UNH Residence Halls are impacted by a number of factors. Some of these are out of your control (such as how many students are connecting at once, time of day, number of devices your neighbors have connected), while others are... Read More
Troubleshooting configuring for UNH-Secure
Viewed 3665 times since Wed, Aug 19, 2015
If your device does not contain settings for WPA2-Enterprise it will not be capable of joining the UNH-Secure network. In such cases, contact your device vendor for support. In most cases running the configuration applet located at https://wifi.unh... Read More
Irregular Traffic Validation Q&A: Proxies and Anonymizers
Viewed 3525 times since Thu, Apr 7, 2016
                Q: What is a proxy?                 A: A proxy is a network device that relays traffic so that the traffic appears to be coming from the proxy and not the original source.                 ... Read More
UNH Wireless Configuration Instructions
Viewed 1082 times since Mon, Oct 1, 2018
UNH-Secure Configuration (Faculty, Staff & Students) The UNH-Secure wireless network provides secure, reliable and high-speed Internet access. Network authentication is required to access the UNH-Secure wireless network. To ensure the best... Read More
Configuring a Chromecast on the UNH Wireless Network
Viewed 816 times since Tue, Oct 16, 2018
1) Make sure your phone is registered and that your Bluetooth is turned on. Download and open the Google Home app, click "Add", "Set up device", and "Set up new devices in your Home".                 2) Select a Home, click next,... Read More