Support Resources

VNS Can Help!Need Help Now?  Call Us!  (559) 650-2600, Option 1

Or email us at


For the DIY-crowd, below you will find links to numerous support resources.  Your input is always welcome here - we want to provide support resources that are truly useful to people so if there's something missing here, or you're aware of a newer/better site for some of the information here, feel free to email


Technologies and Terms


Symantec / Altiris




CA (Computer Associates)





Linksys (Cisco)




Symantec / Veritas


Xerox / Tektronix

Handy Online Tools

  • MX Toolbox: an assortment of different DNS and domain tools
  • ARIN Database Whois: this utility will help you find out who a particular IP or block of IP addresses is registered to.
  • ASCII Generator (Figlet): this utility will help you generate ASCII
  • Internet Traffic Report: check out global Internet traffic.  "It's bumper to bumper on the Information Superhighway".  ;-)   Sorry, couldn't resist.
  • Cisco IP Subnet Calculation & Design
  • Traceroute Tools: use these web based traceroute tools to run traceroutes to an address.
  • SpeedTest: Test your Internet connection bandwidth to locations around the world with this interactive broadband speed test.
  • SpamCop: SpamCop parses reported email, sending warning information to the internet service provider responsible for hosting the services used by the spammer (web sites and email sending sites). SpamCop also uses the information to generate SpamCop's free blocking list.


  • Audacity - Free, open source software for recording and editing sounds
  • AVG Free Anti-Virus – Decent, Free Antivirus software for consumers
  • Gimp – Free Photoshop-like image and photo editor
  • Malwarebytes – Great free software for malware/spyware removal
  • Skype – Make free phone calls to Skype users or choose low-cost Internet phone plans
  • VMware Workstation - Free demo allows you to quickly virtualize on a workstation so that you can run multiple operating systems on a PC.

Call VNS phone number  (559) 650-2600        Email VNS        Like VNS on Facebook        Follow VNS on Twitter        Follow VNS on LinkedIn        Visit VNS YouTube Channel        Visit VNS Google Places page        Visit VNS Google+ page        Rate VNS on Yelp

Mail with questions or comments about this web site. | Site contents covered by comprehensive privacy statement.
Copyright 1996 - 2011 Valley Network Solutions, Inc. | All rights reserved. | Last modified: August 28, 2017 17:16