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

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How to force manual reconnect in DD-WRT PPPoE connection mode?

I've recently purchased a WRT54Gl router, and installed a DD-WRT (version micro) on it. The router is set in the PPPoE mode, which is connected via wire to the DSL modem. In order to change my ...
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Netgear router running DD-WRT shows incorrect interface bandwidths in SNMP

I recently switched to a Netgear WNDR3700 (v2) running DD-WRT v24-sp2 (02/19/11) std. It's basically working fine and I'm generally happy with it, but any tools that query the router via SNMP show ...
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Does DD-WRT QoS actually work?

There have been various reports of DD-WRT QoS not working (here, here and elsewhere). The DD-WRT QoS Documentation mentions some checks would indicate whether the proper priorities are being applied ...
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Setting up 2 wireless routers, how to extend?

I have 2 routers placed in my home, on each side and floor of the house. Internet access is located on ground floor and is plugged in Router 1 (R1). Router 1 runs a G-radio wireless with WPA2 AES ...
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DD-WRT: How to allow port forwarding to apply to requests originating from inside the LAN?

With the original firmware of my router I had port forwarding defined from port 80 to the server in the LAN, which I used in conjunction with an external dynamic DNS service. I've now upgraded to ...
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WRT54g router with DD-WRT firmware

I have a WRT54G router with DD-WRT firmware and have it set up as a wireless bridge. Currently it is connected to my main router and then I have a computer in the garage that connects to the WRT54G. ...
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Can a router have 5 IPs?

We have a Linksys wireless G router and a BT connection with 5 IPs. I have no idea how to set this up. Can this router take 5 IPs? I can't see anywhere on the admin panel to configure this. I have ...
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Enabling IPv6 support on a Linksys WRT400N router

I chatted with a Linksys support person and they said that the WRT400N doesn't have any facility for enabling IPv6. If I were to use an alternate firmware on the router, would IPv6 become available ...
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Is it possible to run Skype on my NAS or DD-WRT?

Ok so here is my setup: Qnap NAS > TS-210 Gigabit router/switch with DD-WRT (big-generic) multiple PC's 1 usb-to-phone box > Trust ST-1200 Internet Phone Station (this is pretty old...) 1 phone ...
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Running a LinkSys WRT400N router with 3rd party firmware

Does anyone have any experience with the LinkSys WRT400N router and installing 3rd party firmware on it? Is there a more stable choice between DD-WRT and Tomato? Any benefits one way or the other? ...
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Second router on LAN is connected to other router via PPTP, but one network can't talk to the other

My ISP/Model router is set to 192.168.0.1 My DD-WRT is set to 192.168.0.80. A Linksys WRT300 that was flashed with a DD-WRT.BIN specifically for it (not the generic one). It uses the PPTP ...
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DD-WRT Seperate WLAN from LAN

I tried separating my WLAN from the lan following this tutorial. Unfortunately after the settings are changed, DCHP on the WLAN isn't working any more. I guess it may have to do with incorrect ...
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Time Capsule - Home made - OpenWrt router with usb disk acting as airport wireless device

I want to remove need of connecting my Time Capsule usb disk directly to usb on my macbook. I don't need any other functionality which Apple Time Capsule offer. Ideas/Questions Is it possible to ...
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Can I upgrade an ADSL router firmware to DD-WRT or Tomato?

I have an ISP-supplied ADSL modem/router with firmware upgrade options listed in the admin options. The router is probably not from one of the more popular router vendors - I could not find the model ...
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Unable to connect to local computers in WAN of DD-WRT router.P2P networking not enables

I have Dlink DIR600 router and I upgraded to DD-WRT recently. We 7 students share an internet connection via wireless router. all 7 laptops are assigned an IP by router Problem is we are not able ...
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WOL - Wake On Lan over internet

My problem has become pretty specific but probably pretty easy to solve. I've followed numerous guides on the internet to setup wake on lan and managed to get it working quite good although I still ...
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Feedback to router users during access-restricted hours for DD-WRT

Following router schedule rules that I change often, the stock firmware on my D-Link 825NA rev. B redirects HTTP requests to a built-in "Access denied!" warning at appointed times. I just upgraded ...
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DD-WRT: How can I set up my router as an ad-hoc?

Title says it all. The type of network I'm allowed to have in my area is an ad-hoc, but I don't want to use a whole computer just to have wireless. So, is there a simple way to do this? Maybe with ...
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Boost strength of router using multiple router's network through WAN

I have D-Link dir-600 router with dd-wrt firmware. I have two more APs belonging to my neighbors. can I use these APs to boost my routers strength over WAN. I can have physical access to neighbors ...
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dd-wrt router blocks SOME https pages

My router (dlink dir-825 with dd-wrt firmware) for some mysterious reason blocks SOME (not all) https pages. One page to be exact. I don't know why. And It's definately router problem - the page is ...
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How can I re-enable the web interface of a dd-wrt router with no SSH or telnet connection?

I accidentally disabled my D-link router's web interface. I installed dd-wrt firmware on it. The router's SSH and telnet connections are disabled. I don't want to reset the router. How can I enable ...
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dd-wrt EoIP not working at all - need to bridge two routers across the web

I am having problems getting an EoIP working in dd-wrt. Basically, I want to bridge my home and office networks. Both locations have static IPs. Can't really figure out what's going on here or if it ...
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WRT610N v2 with DD-WRT: How do I configure wireless for dual channel (N 300MHz)?

I bought a Linksys router WRT610N v2 and I installed DD-WRT build 14896 preSP2 on it. I bought a Linksys Dual Bank Wireless N adapter for my laptop. I have no idea how to configure the router for ...
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How to install a program on a DDWRT hacked router

I need to install a program on a linux router. Can this also be done on a linksys router that has ddwrt installed on it? How?
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Factory reset on a DDWRT hacked router

I installed DDWRT on a linksys router and changed the default ip for the admin login. I'm trying to get back into the router but forgot what ip I changed it to. What would happen if I were to try to ...
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How to resolve Windows Update Error 8024402F on Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit?

I have been having the same problem with Windows Updates on 2 of my machines at home, both running Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit. One of the 2 machines is a brand new install, the other has run ...
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Router has traffic coming in, but it's not going anywhere. What can I do?

Ok so I have a Linksys WRT-54G v4 running the latest version of DD-WRT (just downloaded it last week to try to fix the problem) There is consistently about 750kbs coming into the router but from what ...
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How to set up a client to an access point that's running DD-WRT?

I've got a Asus W500-WL running as an access point with the SSID "HOMENET", G-only, channel 6, 20 MHz with SSID broadcasting. It has also some security, WPA2 Personal TKIP+AES. Now, I was hoping my ...
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What are good settings to use for Tx Power and Antenna Gain with dd-wrt on my router (WNDR3700v1)?

What are good settings to use for Tx Power and Antenna Gain with dd-wrt on my router (WNDR3700v1)? Currently, it is set to the defaults of 20dbm for Tx power and 0dbi for antenna gain. I want to push ...
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how to access computers on dd-wrt LAN using hostnames, when connected to a university VPN?

So I have a dd-wrt router connected to my cable modem. Behind that router on my lan are computers with hostnames le1700, wind and t60p. On each machine, I am simply able to do a nslookup and it ...
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Buffalo wireless router

I have a Buffalo wireless router and it appears to work fine, for the most part. However, printing out some debug information, I noticed that the Mode is reported as unknown/bug. In the DD-WRT ...
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How to configure QoS for CrashPlan, which connects on HTTPS port, without affecting all other HTTPS traffic?

CrashPlan appears to upload stuff on the standard HTTPS port 443. Is there any way to allocate it bulk QoS priority separately from all other HTTPS traffic, or am I completely stuffed? I'm using ...
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DD-WRT with both https and sshd running in port 443

I have a buffalo router with dd-wrt v24 SP2. After setting up the basic stuff, I enabled the https access to the admin page. Several days later, while setting up remote ssh, I changed the default port ...
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DD-WRT: What firmware and what webserver will fit on my 8MB of flash?

Attempting to make a portable WiFi webserver with php support on an old WRT54GS (v1.0) with DD-WRT. I have 8MB of flash on there. I know, it's a tall order. I tried the combination of ...
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Purpose of LAN Domain?

What is the purpose of creating a domain name for your LAN? I'm using DD-WRT on my router and assigned local.moofz.com as the LAN domain. I setup Apache HTTP servers on two of the computers on my LAN ...
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Can dd-wrt or tomato keep track of GB usage per billing period per device?

I want to be able to track the usage of each device connecting to our router so we can split up the ISP bill by usage. Can dd-wrt or tomato provide the stats I'd need to do this? Update: After a bit ...
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How do I set up a second 5GHz N-Only network with DD-WRT?

I have a Linksys WRT610N v2 running DD-WRT v24-sp2 (mega) - build 14896. I'm trying to set up two access points on the device. One 802.11g network for most of the computers and wireless devices in my ...
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how to determine if your DD-WRT router has been compromised?

I've got a DD-WRT router that is running a very old build. Due to a few exploits over the past couple of years, I'm concerned about the integrity of the device. Before I flash to a newer version of ...
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IP problems when connection tru external ip

As of know I get 192.168.1.1 as IP when I connect to myserver.com (my server), is there any way this can be changed so I get my external IP instead? I need my external IP when I connect to my direct ...
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How can I optimize my network for streaming videos to my PS3?

I'm trying to optimize my network for streaming video to my PS3. Currently I get a lot of stutter using PS3 media server. What can I do to make my network work better for streaming? Should I ditch ...
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Windows 7 machine makes router drop ALL wireless connections

Some background: My home network consists of my desktop computer, a two-month old Windows 7 (x64) machine which is online most frequently (N-spec), as well as three other Windows XP laptops ...
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Alternative firmware for Belkin N1 vision

Me and routers ... it's never been a happy marriage and probably never will. I've had 3 routers, a d-link DIR615, Belkin N1 Vision and a linksys WRT54g. I've been most happy with the linksys since ...
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Persistent routes for DD-WRT PPTP VPN client

My home network in the USA is behind a Buffalo router (G300NH) running their version of DD-WRT. I use the built-in PPTP VPN client to connect to a VPN provider in the UK. I route certain traffic over ...
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linksys wrt54gl dead [closed]

I have a linksys wrt54gl rev 1.1. I tried to flash the firmware to dd-wrt,and the firmware installation failed. Now i am left with a router that has the power led blinking and no connectivity via LAN. ...
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Does my Edimax BR-6524n support Tomato or DD-WRT?

I have an Edimax BR-6524n router. The Edimax website says it has 4 MB NOR Flash and 16 MB SDRAM. Can I install Tomato or DD-WRT on it? These are the ones that Jeff recommends, and I want to try ...
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Linksys WRT54G2, what revision is this router?

I would like to put DD-WRT on my router (Linksys WRT54G2) but the website says that the latest revision 4 (I think) isn't supported. How do I check what revision router I have? Thanks much
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DD-WRT OpenVPN client - cannot get “lan” connected device to route traffic

I have OpenVPN client setup on DD-WRT openvpn small. client connects and can use traceroute to verify everything is tunneling out the openvpn connection. ip_forward is 1. iptables -t nat -A ...
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DD-WRT: Anyone know how to get RADIUS on the router so I don't need to rely on an external server?

Ideally, in my environment, the radius server would run on the router, so that we can save power. Now, I've heard of people using freeRadius, which I've heard is great, but is kind of a pain to set ...
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DD-WRT WAN IP Address Lease Time

Is there a way to reduce the lease time of the WAN IP address in DD-WRT? It seems like this should be an easy setting to find, but I'm not seeing it anywhere in the settings.
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DD-WRT + TekRADIUS: Having issues getting it to work

Has anyone else gotten it to work? My setup: Router: Netgear WNR3500v2 WAN IP: y.y.y.y Radius: off Wireless Security: Security Mode: WPA2 Enterprise WPA Algorithms: AES ...