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What specific roles does firmware play on routers?

If routers properly implement standard networking protocols (DNS, DHTCP, TCP/IP, etc.), then wouldn't the same firmware (implementing these protocols) be applicable to all routers? I guess I'm ...
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2answers
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Is my Windows 7 primary and secondary DNS setting correct?

I use a Windows 7 desktop PC with a TP Link Wireless N ADSL2 + Modem Router. My PC is connected to the TP Link via a LAN cable while another 2 PCs of my secretaries are connected via WiFi. I am not ...
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Smart dns resolving and routing

I am running mac os x. The os has two network interfaces. LAN (restricted to be used only for intranet) and WIFI. As LAN is restricted, it blocks traffic like skype. The issue is, if I make WIFI as ...
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Desktop keeps dropping off internet, modem working, wireless devices working

Super strange for the last 3 weeks, I go to use my desktop and I can't get on the internet. I get message in my browser that it can't get the page. Yet I look at my modem lights and the internet light ...
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42 views

How to block Google DNS on my TD-W8961ND router

How to block Google DNS on my TD-W8961ND router? I want to watch my US Netflix on Chromecast here in the UK, but it will not broadcast the US Netflix over. I have been reading on a few different ...
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66 views

No internet connection with “Obtain DNS server address automatically” IPv4 settings

I had to setup a new workstation at work today, but couldn't get connected to the internet before looking at and following the other computer's in the office DNS settings as follows: Use 8.8.8.8, ...
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1answer
24 views

By what route do packets travel if I use an external IP address for my home server?

Question If I connect to my home server via the domain name (i.e. via the external IP address), where do the packets travel? Do they travel to the home router, to my ISP router, and then back? ...
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14 views

Cannot reach domain hosted within same private network

I have a website hosted on a home server, accessible from the outside by a domain name I purchased and mapped to my router's IP with help from a dynamic DNS service. The problem is that I cannot ...
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29 views

What could be the causes of DNS Client Event error in windows log?

Long story short(and most likely the cause). Recently had work done on my cable in front of my house, and they screwed it up several times. for about a week, looked like i could stop complaining to ...
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54 views

how can i forward requests to my own IP address to a local IP address in my network (possibly using named)?

My setup I have a linux server running in my basement. I currently have my router looking to that server for DNS lookup, so I can use named to spoof a bunch of domain names to point to my local ...
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66 views

DNS server at router level vs. computer level

I've three questions. Is it better/faster/optimal to set up your server's preferred and alternate DNS servers in your OS's network settings or in your router settings? Will it cause problems if it ...
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Is it possible to do full URL logging in routers (ie not just subdomain level)?

I'm using OpenDNS to log websites visited. But I only get the domains/subdomains visited. Is it possible to log the full URL visited (for example http://superuser.com/questions/ask, not just ...
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11 views

Redirecting for stb

I want to create a custom portal for my Amino iptv stb, but I have a locked stb - so no root user access. With putty I managed to sniff what site stb is trying to reach - s.p.dom.com Could I use my ...
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1answer
38 views

How to make router DNS settings permanent?

I have just bought a D'link router. But the ISP requires me to use their own DNS service. But the problem is ... That If put that DNS in the router settings, the DNS resets everytime the router is ...
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1answer
44 views

Visiting sites previously never visited results in page not found or junk CSS

I have recently inherited a workstation which I installed a brand new SSD in and then installed Windows 8 (I previously have not bothered with it). Bypassing Internet Explorer, I immediately ...
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1answer
25 views

Setup LAN to serve webpages and voip and access to the web site from inside LAN with domain name

I'd like to know if it will work: I have my domain and I'm serving a webpage in a nginx to the internet, but if I type my domain in my laptop inside LAN I access to my modem/router configuration, I ...
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1answer
67 views

I have too many DNS servers configured

The OS is Win 8.1. I have my laptop connecting to my wireless router, and I have told the router to issue out DNS via the DHCP lease. The laptop is configured to use the information. The router is ...
1
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1answer
36 views

Is there a way to fix the DNS Routing bug in 84.06.06?

My research with forums and google searches hasn't turned up anything relevant. I have lodged a service request with AVM, but not holding my breath. Overview: The Fritzbox adds static host routes to ...
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3answers
49 views

How can I set a DNS on my router that goes nowhere

My router has three slots for DNS servers. I am using OpenDNS for the first two, but on odd occasions OpenDNS fails and I would like the third one to be something useless that essentially disables ...
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0answers
54 views

Internet slow down after Setting up Domain Controller on VM

I running Hyper-V on 12 computer and windows server 2012 on 1 computer. I set up 2 Virtual machine Domain Controller on 2 separate computer. The second one is just a failover read only DC. My whole ...
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0answers
76 views

Assistance required - setting up Zentyal Gateway Server with Dual NIC

Can anyone help me set up my system? I have a PC on which I have installed Zentyal 3.4 to use as an infrastructure server for my office network and an internet gateway through my BT Homehub4. The PC ...
0
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1answer
82 views

Wireless Network Connectivity Issues happen randomly

I am experiencing connectivity issues pretty randomly on one of my laptops (other devices seem to be working fine). I've done some troubleshooting but so far, no definite answer to what's causing ...
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0answers
19 views

DNS Resolution in case of two network interfaces

I have a computer connected to one Ethernet card attached to my internal network and another one attached to USB Modem (3G), Both interfaces can reach Internet but my Ethernet network is behind a ...
2
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2answers
59 views

What would cause a computer to fail to make any high level network connections?

I thought it could not hurt to ask while I am having a slow work day. I have a computer that is running Windows 7 64-bit Home Premium. Originally I was going to do a repair install of the Windows ...
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1answer
51 views

Do simple home wifi routers have DNS capabilities?

I have a Medialink MWN-WAPR300N and I would like to add the name of my laptop to it so it can be accessed on the home network via the name and not just the IP. I need to do that because I am working ...
1
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1answer
61 views

DD-WRT url forwarding like port forwarding?

I have a ddwrt router and I would like the following behavior. say I own the domain example.com and like wise, I own *.example.com. Say I have my dns set to forward all requests for example.com or ...
2
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2answers
105 views

BIND DNS server (Windows) - Unable to access my local domain from other computers on LAN

I have a BIND DNS server running on my Windows 7 development machine and I'm serving pages with WAMPSERVER. My ideia is to develop some tools (in PHP) for my intranet at work and I want them to be ...
0
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1answer
48 views

Not using router's DNS

I ran GRC's "DNS Benchmark" software on my Windows 7 machine, and it says: System has only ONE (router based) nameserver configured, which shows up as one of the slower one in the test. I have ...
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0answers
124 views

Using dnsspoof to provide fake DNS results in offline LAN

I have a local network consisting of two virtual machines (for testing purposes). Both run Debians. I'll refer to them as A and B. My goal is to have A act as 'whole of Internet' for B (for HTTP ...
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1answer
45 views

configure my router to translate “example.com” to a website's IP

Is possible to confingure my router to translate certain domain names ex:"example.com" to a specified website's IP ex:"173.194.32.23" ??? I have a Sitecom Modem Router N300, and there are a lot of ...
0
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1answer
33 views

What does infoblox network applicance does

My friend has given me this network device. He doesn't know what to do with it. So far I only know that it is a DNS server. So I want to learn from expert people in industry that can I use that device ...
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1answer
58 views

Using ICS + router causes high ping in games

My main (work) PC connects to the internet using my brother's router (he lives a few houses from me) via wifi using an Alfa AWUS036H adapter and a big antenna. To connect my second (gaming) PC to the ...
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3answers
63 views

Router unable to connect to internet

Background : My ISP has a web based authentication scheme . So when I first try to browse any site , it goes to the isp login page. Once logged in , further requests to web pages work fine . ISP has ...
0
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1answer
269 views

DNS server does not respond after reboot in Windows 7

First of all, I think that this might be an issue with the router (TP-Link) because I never had this problem before I moved into a new apartment. But I also recently formatted my PC, so I'm not sure ...
0
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3answers
187 views

Set up Split-horizon DNS at home

I have some services set up on my computers at home. Currently I use a little script to determine if I'm at home, and if so use a LAN IP, and if not use my router's WAN IP to connect to these ...
0
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1answer
99 views

static ip cant be browsed locally-windows server 2012

we have a machine with windows server 2012, we used to host the websites through a static ip , the strange problem is we are not able to locally browse the hosted sites(within our lan ip doesnt ...
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0answers
103 views

Cisco DDNS update to DNS-O-Matic returns OpenDNS Page Not Found

I have a Cisco 857 router which I am trying to configure OpenDNS on. DDNS over https is a bit awkward on this router as it doesn't easily support HTTPS, so directly updating OpenDNS isn't a good ...
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0answers
499 views

DD-WRT: dnsmasq headaches with static hosts

I am using dd-wrt (r23503, for the record) on my new Asus RT-AC56U router. Unfortunately, dnsmasq configuration is giving me nothing but headaches. Here's what I want: DNS queries from the ...
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1answer
49 views

How can I point a domain at a changing IP?

So I'm running a website off my own server. I piggybacked off my dad's domain; I added subdomain, evamsharma.finosus.com, and pointed to our network IP, and set up port forwarding. But when I logged ...
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Is DNS query a UDP or TCP?

I know that when we first type an address on the URL and enter. The DNS query starts. I don't who initiates, but my guess is application will only initiate the DNS query. The DNS query already knows ...
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0answers
43 views

How to configure a router to connect to DSL modem with specified ip address and DNS

I have a TP-Link TD-W8901 wireless router which is connected to a nother ADSL modem, the problem is that the modem accept connection only from the computers which have the following network ...
1
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1answer
30 views

I'm wondering if it is possible to apply dns settings to different bands on a router

Is it possible to use distinct dns setting for each band used on a dual band router? I can't seem to find anything online that describes this facility. Ideally the solution I'm looking to put in place ...
1
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2answers
183 views

Rewrite outbound HTTP request on DD-WRT

I'm running a DD-WRT router (v24SP2-MULTI (11/04/12) std) on my home network and would like to rewrite all outgoing HTTP requests. Specifically, I'd like all requests made for xxx.example.org to be ...
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0answers
149 views

Can't load certain websites, but everything else works

As of this morning, I suddenly can't reach certain sites at all, but all other sites load fine. The sites that don't load are major sites like CNN.com, ATT.com, etc., so they're certainly not ...
3
votes
1answer
406 views

Bypass OpenDNS and use ISP DNS servers for CDNs (DD-WRT)

I'm using OpenDNS at home with a DD-WRT router (Buffalo Airstation). While OpenDNS is great for many things, Content Delivery Networks don't play nice with it. I noticed this when I tried to rent a ...
0
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1answer
58 views

Why is the IP and host specified in the /etc/hosts not pinged as expected?

I have an entry in my /etc/hosts file which points to each host on my LAN. I've completed specified all my hosts and corresponding host mac addresses in my Time Warner supplied router. I've created ...
1
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1answer
525 views

“RPC is unavailable ” while renewing IP address or connecting to broadband over ethernet

I already looked for solutions on internet and on this forum but it did not help so posting a new question. I have windows 7 Professional and i connect to broadband via ethernet (always on). When i ...
1
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1answer
173 views

Router Setup requires my IP Address, DNS Server, and Gateway?

So I am used to setting up a new router being nearly a plug and play affair. This time however my new Rosewill L600N router refuses to give me access to the internet. I ran their auto-setup wizard to ...
3
votes
1answer
223 views

Why does my (home) router append a DNS suffix?

I wonder if any other people have come across this. I've rented rooms in two houses this year, and they both have Sky (a UK ISP) Broadband routers. For some reason, the router I currently use hands ...
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1answer
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DNS resolution of static IPs at Router level [duplicate]

I currently have a few static IPs set in my router and I'm wondering if there is any way that i can access/ping/refer to them via a DNS request (i.e. instead of 192.168.0.8 use something like ...