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Technical Notes

LMi.net will provide updates regarding our equipment as well as other pertinent technical information for our customers with regard to our service

Router Connectivity Test

This page is for customers who are using LMi-net supplied SmartRG DSL Routers. Please save this info locally so you can access it if you lose you internet connection. Your connection to the internet has two main components: 1) Your router's connection to the internet...

Configuring the SmartRG Gateway with a Static IP Address

By default, all of our DSL circuits come with a dynamically assigned IP address. This means that when your router starts up, it will get an IP address from the DHCP server on our network. When the router is restarted, it may get a different address. For most people,...

Recommended Streaming Media Products

More and more people are steaming music and video from the Internet, or from files on their computers. We often get asked about the best way to do this. Here are some of our favorite products... Network Attached Storage (or NAS) If you have your own collection of...

Upload Saturation

From time to time we get calls from customers that tell us their network speed has suddenly dropped way down. We then look at the bandwidth utilization for the circuit and see somethng like this:           This is showing data that is being...

Greylisting

LMi.net is now using an anti-spam technique called Greylisting on our mail servers. Greylisting has proven to be quite effective at reducing the amount of spam our servers get. It works like this:  When we get an incoming email message from an email server we haven't...

Resetting your Voicemail Password

All of our PHLO+ circuits come with built-in voice mail that can take messages when you are away from home, or on the phone. Your voicemail messages can be retrieved from any telephone, but you will need the voice mail PIN code that was setup when voicemail was first...