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June 17, 2006

A Tiny Tiny Geek Moment

I'm feeling mighty tech competent today: After a couple of weeks of screwy wi-fi and home network issues, I've managed to reconnect everything and make it work again. And all it took was many hours of trolling the Internet to learn how! Actually, if I had been tech competent, I probably would have figured out the problem in 20 minutes. But hush. Give me my small victories.

Posted by john at June 17, 2006 12:40 PM

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John H | June 17, 2006 01:03 PM

You go, John!

KafkaesquĆ­ | June 17, 2006 01:11 PM

Little known secret of the "tech competent:" Knowing how to look up the answer to your problem is 90% of the battle.

Clearmoon | June 17, 2006 01:31 PM

Those little victories are the best! Last weekend, I wired up a light switch that I gave up on 6 months ago -- and it worked on the 1st try! Sweetness.

CoolBlue | June 17, 2006 06:49 PM

Or you could have bought Network Magic.

But what the hell. You learned something.

Ishmael | June 20, 2006 02:51 PM

In the immortal words of every tech writer known to geek-kind: RTFM.

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