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

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connection timed out after ddwrt install

I got a new 1043, v1.10, downgraded it to the german firmware. It was working fine. Than I tried to upgrade with factory-to-ddwrt.bin, build 21061. Now I get an error when I try to reach 192.168.1.1: ...
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DD-WRT home VPN setup..help needed

I currently have 2 routers. Router 1 is my primary gateway. It is actiontec wifi router that I got from frontier communications. (192.168.1.1) Router 2 is a Netgear N600 Dual Band, DD-WRT based ...
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Setting up a reverse proxy on DD-WRT

I have a dynamic IP updater set up on my router, and I want to be able to connect to a computer for remote desktop. I want to be able to connect to a computer on my network with ...
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bridging DD-WRT leads to un-routable ip addresses

I'm bridging two routers. The primary (attached to the internet) is a stock Linksys WRV200 running Firmware Version: 1.0.39. The secondary is a Linksys WRT-54g running Firmware: DD-WRT v24-sp2 ...
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How do I find out if my router is compatible with DD-WRT when it's not in their list?

I'm considering flashing the firmware on my router to DD-WRT this weekend. I tried to find my router (Medialink - MWN-WAPR150N) in their router database with no luck. I'm wondering what key things ...
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VNC Port Forwarding with DD-WRT

I am having issues with accessing my PC via VNC externally. I have read various documentation and forums with people having the same problem, but am still stuck. I am able to log in to my VNC ...
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WiFi speeds half of wired speed

I just upgraded my Comcast internet, and my wired speeds vary from 58 Mbps to 70 Mbps (per speedtest.net). I have a WRT610N router, and I'm only getting around 20-25 mbps from the wifi. Things I ...
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sshuttle on a DD-WRT / OpenWRT Router

Has anybody had any success installing and running sshuttle on a wireless router? My intent is to have all traffic from all devices (computer, tablet, gaming system, etc.) that connect to the router ...
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Access Dynamic Domain Name Via WAN, and while on network

Router Running DD-WRT v24 DNSMasq is enabled DynDNS is enabled, routing TLD domain devita.co to my Dynamic IP Port Fowarding rules enabled for 192.168.1.161, WAN 2152 -> LAN 80 External ...
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DD-WRT DNSMasq DNS Caching, Forwarding, and Local Resolution

I just flashed DD-WRT to my Linksys e4200 and I'm exceptionally pleased with it. I would like to use DNSMasq to cache DNS resolutions, forward results it does not have in its cache to Google's public ...
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DD-WRT routers - How can I specify any/all IP address ranges?

I'm creating port forwarding rules on my DD-WRT router (shown below) and want to allow all (any) source networks access. My thought was to specify 0.0.0.0/32 but that is not working. How do I ...
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Wired network connection drops every 30 minutes

Recently, my desktop running Windows 8 64-bit has been losing network connectivity consistently every 30 minutes. The machine is connected via ethernet to a Trendnet TPL-307E powerline networking unit ...
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DD-WRT new router firmware block ad serving hostnames

I found an excellent link of hosts serving ads and tracking cookies. I'd like to run a DNS server on my (newly reflashed) router running the DD-WRT firmware, and re-route all connections to any of ...
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DD-WRT SSH Setup

Okay so I installed DD-WRT firmware onto my Linksys E2000. I can see my dd-wrt page and everything but I am having trouble setting up ssh usage. I tried following these instructions. But after all ...
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DD-WRT: Tunnel repeated/bridged traffic

In my neighborhood free, public WLAN (without encryption) is available. To avoid that sniffers can see/use my traffic, I'd like to configure my DD-WRT router to build an encrypted WiFi network. All ...
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DDOS attack on my network?

For the past 4 weeks, I have noticed that my router and modem lights blink continuously: The router is a Linksys WRT160NL running DD-WRT v24-sp2 (07/20/12) std and the modem is a Cisco DPC3825. The ...
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ddwrt not relaying external ip addres in from an external request

I have a problem where all external requests are logged or interpreted like they are originating from the router as the log shows shows the routers ip rather then the originating clients IP. I'm ...
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Run Fon on DD-WRT

I'm using DD-WRT image in my Linksys router. Is it possible become Fon member with this router or I need to buy special Fon http://corp.fon.com/ router? If it is possible, then how to setup my ...
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DD-WRT - Host-based forwarding

I would like to know if I can configure DD-WRT router, that operates as the server's network gateway, so support different forwards based on hostname (other than port 80). I've configured ...
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Blocked a website in DD-WRT but it doesn't block all its subdomains, is there a way?

I blocked a site (http://exampleurl.com/) in DD-RWRT's control panel and it worked, but just for that exact URL, it didn't block the entire website (http://exampleurl.com/stuff/etc) and all other ...
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How do I configure DD-WRT to forward IPSec traffic to an internal server to support a road warrior configuration?

I use dd-wrt as my home router setup and that's been working fine. Now I wanted to figure out a way to be able to use my iPad to set up a IPSec tunnel to my home network while I'm on the road. PPTP ...
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DD-WRT Forwarding Specific Mac Address to Different interface

I have the following IPTable rules: iptables -I FORWARD -i br1 -d nvram get lan_ipaddr/nvram get lan_netmask -m state --state NEW -j DROP iptables -t nat -I POSTROUTING -o br0 -j SNAT --to ...
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How is IP reservation in DD-WRT different from that of D-Link?

I've decided to make the switch from stock D-Link FW to DD-WRT. The router is a DIR-825, revision B1. I flashed it successfully with DD-WRT. It didn't connect me to the Internet at first, the "globe" ...
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Router preventing access to the rest of the network

I'm on a network where we share a media server between all residents. If I connect my laptop directly to the network it detects the media server (through samba) without issues. Recently I've added a ...
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OpenVPN server certificate configuration instructions for DD-WRT router do not match user interface

I'm setting up the OpenVPN server daemon on a Buffalo N600 router which came stock with DD-WRT v.24 SP2. I'm following the instructions at VPN (The Easy Way) V24+ to set up the server side of things ...
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barebones features for a DD-WRT router acting as PPTP server

I have a little router (Linksys E900) only to act as a VPN server. I have a decent router behind it, handling radio anyway. So I am happy to relegate any other CPU-intensive stuff to the bigger ...
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how to troubleshoot asymmetric speed PPTP VPN speed? (downlink to client is slow, the server bandwidth up, and there is no encryption overhead)

I hope I have a general question motivated by my specific problem: I have acceptable upload speeds and unacceptable download speeds on my VPN while I think both endpoints have quite some bandwidth in ...
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is PPTP VPN server supposed to work in DD-WRT 19342 (or later) big build? with a mac OS 10.8.2 client?

Following up on some confusing comments in the DD-WRT forums, see http://www.dd-wrt.com/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?t=167815 (with a screenshot of settings) In the model-specific thread I learnt that my VPN ...
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make DD-WRT send its public IP to an email address

Is it possible to setup DD-WRT (router firmware family) to send out its IP somewhere? Periodically, or preferably, whenever it just changed? I am not ready to set up (and pay for) dynamic DNS yet, ...
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Slow local network with brand new router and DD-WRT

I'm running a brand new Asus RT-N16 with DD-WRT v24-sp2 (08/12/10) mega on it. Lately, I've seen slow transfer rates when moving files from my laptop to my server over wifi (laptop is using wifi, ...
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Connect lan printer to wlan on seperate networks

We have two modems in our offices providing two different internet connections. One modem is linked to an ethernet switch which connects 10 PCs and a printer together. The other Modem is connected to ...
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Filter multicast from WAN to specified vlan

I'm using ebtables to filter multicast IPTV from my Wireless and Wired Lan. Right now its configured like this: Router ( DD WRT ) VLAN1 (PC Network) VLAN2 (IPTV) I am using this command: insmod ...
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USB to Ethernet?

So, due to the fact I live in the middle of nowhere I have this Virgin Mobile (Sprint) 3G HotSpot that will connect up to 5 devices. I have 4 connected now. On one of the 4 computers, I have a ...
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DD WRT loses WAN connection, why does releasing and renewing the DHCP reestablish connection?

I'm new(ish) to networking and have been setting up a home server. Part of making sure the server is good and healthy is of course making sure I have a solid connection. Unfortunately, our DD WRT ...
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Block router to set up PPPOE

Can ISP block WIFI router from setting up PPPOE connection? My ISP filtered clients by MAC. I cloned my MAC to WIFI router and everything was fine. Today my ISP started to block all WIFI routers. My ...
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How do I join two subnets with two DD-WRT routers?

I have two separate DD-WRT routers which I would like to bridge together so that computers connected to each are on the same subnet (so that multicast can work between them for UPNP/DNLA media ...
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Can DD-WRT create two WIFI ssid's one that routes through a VPN and the other that does not?

I am living in China and need a VPN to access youtube, facebook etc. However it is considerably slower to access local sites through a VPN. I am thinking to buy a router that will allow me to simply ...
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Port forward list is empty in DD-WRT

Router: Linksys WRT-54G-TM DD-WRT Version: DD-WRT v24-sp2 (08/12/10) mega When I go to NAT/ QoS => Port Forwarding, the list is empty. I previously had port forwards set there, and they are still ...
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DD-WRT possible brick on tplink-wa901nd v2, any advice?

I think I had a bad idea this night. I flashed ftp://dd-wrt.com/others/eko/BrainSlayer-V24-preSP2/2013/01-01-2013-r20453/tplink_tl-wa901ndv2/factory-to-ddwrt.bin into a brand new tplink-wa901nd v2, ...
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How can I find routers that support external drives larger than 2TB?

I'm looking to create a NAS with a 3TB drive that I already have. I thought using a router and DD-WRT would do the job, but DD-WRT on my router (Asus RT-N13U) does not support GPT and thus only ...
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Wireless Access Point Without Physically Connecting DD-WRT Routers

I have two routers running DD-WRT. The main one is connected to the modem which is on the second floor, and I would like to boost my wifi strength so my entire house is covered with wifi. I would like ...
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D-Link DIR-300 with DD-WRT, doesn't handle more than few devices

I've got a problem with my home router, D-Link DIR-300 with DD-WRT. It seems that for some reason it cannot handle more than few devices connected at the same time on wireless network. The maximum is ...
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Allow access to internet with DD-WRT OpenVPN in bridging mode

I am having issues with my OpenVPN configuration on DD-WRT. All traffic has to be routed through the tunnel. The DD-WRT device is not directly exposed to the internet, so the firewall is disabled. ...
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How can I tell the wireless protocols being used by devices on my network?

I have a ASUS router setup using dd-wrt in Mixed mode wireless. Having recently read an article about how even having a/b devices on your network can slow down all connections I am interested in ...
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TP link TL-WR1043ND can't access some homepages via wireless

I ran into some trouble with my wireless connection this morning. I can connect to my wireless network and it seems to be sending an receiving packets, but I can only access some websites like ...
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DD-WRT wireless autoconnect command?

What is command in DD-wrt v24-sp2 build (14896) to autoconnect one specific wireless network as client mode?
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automaticaly set ttl at router startup

I have following startup (Administration-Commands-Startup script) script in my dd-wrt router iptables -t mangle -I POSTROUTING -o `get_wanface` -j TTL --ttl-set 128 However it does not work. I ...
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Is 50% download speed on a wireless G network normal?

I have a wired connection of about 36Mb/s, but my wireless speed is max at about 18-19Mb/s. I have a WRT54G-TM (T-Mobile, 802.11G) router with DD-WRT firmware - I've upgraded it to latest build. Done ...
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DD-WRT on WNDR3700 forgets Shared Key password

For some time, I've been using DD-WRT (DD-WRT v24-sp2 (06/14/11) std - build 17201) on a Netgear WNDR3700 v2 router. Yesterday, I found that the 2.4 GHz network had become open and that the Shared ...
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DD-WRT router causing IP address conflicts across network

My DD-WRT router has lost its mind! (Caveat: technically neither of these devices are "routing". I'm going to call them routers anyway.) I just set up two DD-WRT routers, one as a WAP (working fine) ...