DD-WRT is a Linux based open source firmware for wireless routers and embedded systems.

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How do I disable the LEDs on a Nighthawk R7000 running DD-WRT?

My Netgear Nighthawk R7000 is running DD-WRT. Since it is in my bedroom, I would like to disable all the LEDs. How can I do that? NOTE: I flashed my R7000 with the instructions available here and ...
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Router that supports ping based QoS out of the box [on hold]

I am looking for a router whose built in firmware can ensure QoS such that if one user is say downloading torrents (completely hogging up the bandwidth) it will slow his speed down to the point that ...
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DD-WRT and having two WAN ip address

I apologize if I don't get my terminology correctly, but I'm not a networking guru. I have a DD-WRT router that is behind my ISP's router. My ISP router gives me an IP address of 192.168.1.8. I set ...
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DD-WRT: Router assigns a dynamic IP in addition to a static IP causing systems to get two IP addresses

I have my server in my room right now because my WiFi card doesn't support AP mode and I need to bridge a VM to the local network. I opted to start simple. I used my WNDR3400 with DD-WRT and put all ...
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Allow two subnets to talk to each other over a wireless bridge

I have two subnets connected over a wireless bridge and I'm trying to figure out how to get them to talk to each other. Subnet 1 Router: Netgear wireless Router IP: 192.168.1.1 DHCP range: ...
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Using iptables to redirect all traffic to local webserver

Aloha, I'm trying to redirect all traffic on my wifi router to a local webserver using iptables. I'm not sure i have got the command right and also I want to exclude the router IP (172.16.0.1) from ...
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What marks should I expect on packets after implementing QoS on my DD-WRT router?

I have tried several times to get QoS to function well on my router (TP-Link TL-WR841ND v9). I am wondering if I've narrowed down where the problem lies. My rules are simply to prioritize traffic by ...
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Router not listing devices connected through POE switch

I have an ASUS RT AC66U and a TP-Link Archer C9 (AC1900) router. I have 4 cameras with static IP addresses connected through a POE switch. If I connect the POE switch to my TP-Link with its default ...
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Asus U68 running DD-WRT

I have a perplexing problem with my router I suspect. Long story short before we begin. Router was working great. Got a notice to update due to security issues. Updated firmware successfully. Was ...
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ipkg not working properly in dd-wrt

I first tried to install httping, so I can ping websites. I got this error: ERROR: File not found: //usr/local/lib/ipkg/lists/whiterussian You probably want to run `ipkg update' ERROR: File ...
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How to setup VPN server without giving access to my home network

I would like to give censorship-free access to the Internet to my friend who lives abroad. However I want to restrict his access to my home network. My main router Netgear Nighthawk can be setup as a ...
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Linksys WRT1900AC or Asus RT-AC68U as NAS and Print hubs

I'm considering buying one of the mentioned wireless routers: Linksys WRT1900AC or WRT1900ACS Asus RT-AC68U They both have two USB ports. I'd like to connect a USB hard drive (Seagate FreeAgent ...
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Send all outbound HTTP traffic from a rogue Wi-Fi router to an internal prank site

Today I discovered that my teenage son installed a rogue Wi-Fi router. It is plugged directly into the ethernet jack that I forgot was in his room. I assume he did it to bypass my internet schedule ...
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Why am I seeing packets intended for other recipients while behind a router?

I'm using a wired internet connection. The ISP provides an ethernet cable, a static private IP, and a dynamic public IP. I bought a router and gave the router the static private IP. I'm using ...
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How to have DD-WRT repeater Wi-Fi always on?

Is it possible to keep the repeater Wi-Fi on, even when the source modem is not turned on? Because that is my only way to access it. This is the longer version So I have a normal modem and ...
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What is samba multi-call, specifically on DD-WRT?

I'm currently playing with DD-WRT on my home router. I'm trying to figure out how to run various commands and services manually via SSH. One thing I'm trying to do is initiate Samba. When I view smbd ...
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DD-WRT mount USB UUID or Label

DD-WRT v3.0 Busybox v1.24.1 Netgear R7000 I'm trying to set auto-mount on my DD-WRT to mount specific drive partitions to specific mount points. Otherwise on boot (or reconnect) the drives get ...
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dd-wrt dnsmasq working only immediately after flushdns

It's been a couple of years since I have a DNS configured in my dd-wrt router to 2 specific sites that I need to access and they're restricted in my provider. I've never changed any configuration, ...
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Access to devices with embedded webpages remotely

I have a half rack of lighting equipment that gets rented out regularly. Some of the kit has simple embedded webpages for configuration and monitoring which is connected to a switch in the rack. I'd ...
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DDWRT - Restricted URLs not working

I have set up URL and keyword filtering in the Web GUI. It is enabled, has the correct IP range, is saved and applied. Yet URLs range are not getting blocked. nvram show | grep shows the filters ...
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OpenVPN client on DD-WRT router. How to block all WAN traffic when VPN is disconnected?

I've successfully configured the OpenVPN client on my DD-WRT router and verified that all traffic is being routed through the VPN. How would configure it such that all WAN traffic is dropped when the ...
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Set up VPN server on a DD-WRT router behind NAT

I am trying to setup a PPTP VPN Server on my DD-WRT router behind NAT (the ISP router of my provider). I've done a lot of googling, but it seems like not many people mention about this exact scenario ...
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DD-WRT flashed router is not prompting for a password whenever a PC tries to connect to a network

So installed dd-wrt on my ASUS RT-N66U, everything seems to be working fine with it except that whenever a PC wants to connect to my network it is not asked for a password. I already set up my ...
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How do I figure out what's caching the DNS for a specific domain?

I'm using linux (openSUSE 13.2) on my computer and my router is DD-WRT. There is a domain that, when I ping, keeps returning the wrong IP address. My Router has the domain name server as Google's ...
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monitoring DD-WRT router logs with WallWatcher

I was setting up log monitoring for my DD-WRT router with Wall Watcher. What I have problems with is the actual logging. I've found that the router's syslog port is 514, however when I allow this in ...
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Linking Subnets Over DDWRT Wireless Client

This ones had me going for a few days. I have a Uverse supplied Motorola NVG589 that supplies our TV, phone, and wireless internet. In my room I have some networking gear which include an ASUS ...
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Installing DD-WRT on Dlink dir-600m

I have a DLink DIR-600m this one. I wanted to install DD-WRT on that, for extended functionality usage monitoring. I looked up in this and saw DIR-600 with revisions A1 B1/B2 supported. I want to ...
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My repeater is not letting me port forward

I have a CenturyLink Zyxel PK5001Z as my main router/modem and a Linksys WRT-54G running DD-WRT firmware. I'm trying to port forward to my computer connected to the Linksys and when I check on ...
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Use Router as Wifi Bridge through computer?

I live next to a Library, and they have free public wifi, It will only reach my house, if i sit at the top of the stairs. So, here is what I'm wondering, is it possible to connect to wifi via my ...
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How to run this startup script on my WRT54G? DD WRT

I am trying to set something up on my old WRT54G router so that I can monitor live upload and download speeds. The info for it is here: http://www.dd-wrt.com/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?t=75275 I am not ...
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QoS does not cause lag in multiplayer gaming?

I was doing some testing with QoS on my internet last night (Quality of service was done using DD-WRT on a linksys router). My internet is normally 25 MB/s, which I can game fine without lag. I used ...
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DDWRT with Server and Client VPN

I have set up OpenVPN Client on DDWRT that routes the traffic through a VPN company. Next I set up OpenVPN Server that allows my mobile devices connect remotely. They both work great exclusively but ...
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How do I route traffic of one IP net to a different router using DD-WRT

I am running DD-WRT v3.0-r28211 std (11/16/15) on a router behind my actual internet router (which is a Fritz!Box). The Set up is a follows: Internet router: 192.168.177.1 (Fritz). DD-WRT: ...
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Adding custom QOS pattern files to DD-WRT?

I want to add a couple of URL based QOS rules to my Netgear X6 R8000. I know how to write the rules but /etc/l7-protocols is mounted write only. I have enabled JFFS2 and can write there. What I need ...
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How to Block all inbound and outbound traffic to and from an Local IP

I need to block entire traffic to and from an Local IP on an WiFi Network, I am using DD WRT Based router, So I Can use iptables. I know the IP Of an Client on the Local Network, Some thing like ...
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How to Find Download/Upload Speeds of Devices on Network

I have a Linksys WRT54G V8. I have a problem where our internet is both slow and our ISP gives us very junky modems that will cause slow downs occasionally. Due to both of these problems, I need the ...
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Network settings in network of powerline adapters

My network consists of a modem which is connected to the router Buffalo WHR-HP-G54 (DD-WRT v24-sp2) where the signal is transmitted over the powerline adapters (D-Link DHP501-AV) to my Desktop PC ...
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Where is DD-WRT's HeartBeat Signal of WAN connection used?

The firmware is DD-WRT v24-sp2 (01/02/10) std-nokaid. Where is the HeartBeat option meant to be used for? The manual here of some Buffalo's routers: HeartBeat. Signal If you use a HeartBeat ...
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Belkin Router OpenWRT Custom iiNet Model

I am trying to install OpenWRT or DD-WRT on an old belkin ADSL/VoIP router/modem. But, because it is a custom model made for iiNet the model number isn't listed anywhere. I have opened up the case ...
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How to access dd-wrt bridge?

I have installed dd-wrt on my fonera some months ago, then I configured it as wireless bridge and forgot about it, never used it again for some time. Now I need it again in a different configuration, ...
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Wireless router hangs/reboots very often

I have a 5 year old TP-Link 1043ND v1 wireless router running the following DD-WRT firmware: DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/22/14) std (SVN revision 25697) I haven't made any FW modifications in the last ...
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How to speed up dd-wrt iptables command execution

I have a custom firewall script in dd-wrt router. It has thousands of lines in a user-chain like this: /usr/sbin/iptables -t nat -A XXXX -d 1.2.32.0/19 -j RETURN /usr/sbin/iptables -t nat -A XXXX -d ...
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How to remotely reboot a DD-WRT-based router without admin access?

I have a TP-Link 1043ND (v1) router with DD-WRT configured as a VPN client, which connects to our main office from another city. Recently it started to drop connection from time to time, and ...
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Error in the rsyslog.conf file, how to log more than one device?

I am trying to log my dd-wrt router and my nas4free device. All logs are sent to a spare raspberrypi with a usb disk connected to to store the log files. But there is a problem with my rsyslog.conf ...
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Using an old router as a Wifi receiver appears to cause network disruption

I'm currently using an old router that I flashed with DD-WRT a few years ago, and set it up to act as a wireless receiver. I got it working and connected to the WiFi network, so that when you connect ...
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DD-WRT OpenVPN won't connect from remote location

I have DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/22/14) std on my TPLink 3600 and I have configured my OpenVPN server. When I try to connect to my LAN, it works, but it is invisible from the internet. Certificates are not ...
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DD-WRT: Guess available space on my JFFS partition

I am testing DD-WRT, and I have discovered that there is some available non-volatile space for storage named JFFS at /jffs. This if fine, but the amount of available space info is not at the df ...
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No internet access on TP-LINK TL-WR841ND with DD-WRT

I'd really appreciate if you could help me out. I have no internet access on my TP-LINK TL-WR841ND v7 with DD-WRT. I installed it today and it worked flawlessly with the original tp-link firmware. I ...
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DD-WRT Force New WAN IP Address

Is there a way to force a new WAN IP Address with DD-WRT? I know there was a way before that would require temporarily setting a new Local IP or Modifying the WAN but I do not remember.
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How to expose dd-wrt localhost port to other clients on LAN?

On my mac computer at work behind a corporate firewall, I ssh into my home dd-wrt router over the internet, creating a reverse tunnel: ssh -R 1079:localhost:22 myhomepc.ddns.net So now, when I'm ...