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UniFi Dream Machine vs Dream Machine Pro

Trying to choose between UDM vs UDM Pro? Trying to choose between a UDM vs UDM Pro? UDM Pro does not have WiFi built in UDM Pro has advanced traffic stats UDM UDM Pro? The difference in power and traffic stats is significant.  The UDM Pro offers much more.


Security Focus - The Hacker Way Is Not a Street

Messaging Bug

It’s about trust About offthegridit Security: We research security exploits and educate users on these and privacy issues.  We are independent consultants for users on Apple and Google technology including Android, iCloud, iOS, app store, Google Play, security, and privacy settings.  We are not affilliated with Google or Apple, but […]


Microsoft Office 365 Tenant To Tenant Migration: What you need to know

Here is some advice for small businesses using Microsoft Office 365 and purchased through a third party. Did you start your Office 365 through GoDaddy, Intermedia, Bluehost or another E-Mail or hosting provider? Have you tried leaving?, aahhh..ha.. not so easy is it? In this video it will help us […]


Microsoft Remote Desktop

What is Microsoft Remote Desktop

We use Remote Desktop to connect and use Windows PCs everywhere. Remote Desktop is built in to all Windows computers. That means you can use it to connect to any other computer that has Remote Desktop enabled, see Allow access to your PC. This can be useful to connect to […]


NextDNS vs Pi-hole

The battle between DNS servers is heating up. The average user might not appreciate why DNS is important so, let’s review. DNS is what converts the IP addresses on the web into readable text like google.com. Cloudflare calls DNS the phonebook of the Internet in their article titled “What is […]


Web browsers are getting infected with malware through extensions

We are out in the field and see the trends that crop up and we have seen an abundance of malware in users browsers like Chrome and Firefox. The prevalence of these attacks means you should be vigilant and have your browsers checked. Symptoms of browser hijacking Evidence or effects […]


How To Setup your Network Printer

Setting up Network Printers has been one of our specialties since back in the day.  I still remember when people could not print because the temp directory didn’t exist on Windows 3.1… Ok, let’s get back to the future, the here and now… Network Printers Let us say you have […]

Printer Jam