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How to set Guest wifi to have different wifi channel?

I am using Linksys EA 6900 in home setup. There are multiple devices like TV, Phones, Tablet, Wireless speakers connected to router via 2.4 & 5 GHz channel. I started to observe problems with ...
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Repeater Bridge Problems (ASUS RT-AC68U and Linksys EA6500 with DD-WRT)

I recently moved into a larger house and my lone ASUS RT-AC68U couldn't cover providing wireless and wired connectivity to the whole house so I set up a Linksys EA6500 running DD-WRT in the basement ...
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Linksys WRT54GL reset not working

I've accidentally bricked my router by setting the LAN mode to PPPoE (was previously in DHCP). Now I cant access the router at 192.168.1.1. I tried the hard reset 30/30/30 method but router does not ...
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Creating a WAN using WRT 1900 AC

I have two WRT 1900 AC routers, and I would like to create a WAN, I know that it has VPN technology built in it, and everything I have ever tried seems to die. I have searched and searched and really ...
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Two Routers, different address range - how to access

I've seen some other answers to similar questions but still can't get a handle on it. I have a Huawei HG630b Primary Router (VDSL) and it works fine but lacks much in the way of Parental Controls so ...
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Change WAN port to WL0 interface?

I just installed DD-WRT on my Linksys E3000 router. I've never used this firmware before. I checked the Bandwidth tab, which shows that the WAN interface is getting about 7Mbps bandwidth, while the ...
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Router Blocking One Specific Site; IP resolves, but Times Out

I have a Linksys WRT54GL Wi-Fi Wireless-G Broadband Router in use. For whatever reason, for the past couple of days I have been unable to access a single web site, http://basecamp.com, through the ...
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Linksys EA6500 and Android DHCP

Situation: I have a Linksys EA6500 v2 Wireless-N router. About 2 months ago, I had to perform a factory reset because my ISP refused to accept that my router wasn't the issue with my Internet access. ...
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Connecting two routers with device accessibility behind home cable modem

I have three routers [the wireless modem gateway, a linksys device which is in only switch mode, and another Linksys router which is in bridge mode] I have this setup: [cable modem] -> switch ...
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Troubleshoot Linksys RE2000 Extender to TP Link W8968 Connection

I have a Batelco (Bahrain ISP) TP Link TD-W8968 - 1.0.5 Build 140821 Rel.52209 - connected to the building's LAN and a Linksys RE2000 - 2.0.00, build 72, Jan 24, 2014 - extender to expand the wifi ...
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Linksys router gives good IP to wireless client but not to wired client

Setup: I have a Linksys WRT54G router running DD-WRT. I changed the router's IP address from 192.168.1.1 to 192.168.2.1 and set a Wi-Fi password, but other than that it's a default DD-WRT with ...
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Sharing internet access - solid way to guarantee good bandwidth for VoIP and gaming?

we have a linksys E2500 here The internet connection is a low 2 mbit with 1 mbit upload. The connection is shared by around 16 people (yayyy). I want teamviewer, skype, VoIP work well, as well as a ...
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unknown open ports/services 54409 and 16808

I have a Linksys EA6400 router. Today, I have noticed in the log file some activity from multiple ip addresses on 2 ports that are open: 54409 and 16808, and I do not know what is going on there. I ...
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Linking 2 Linksys Wireless G Routers to have 2 separate networks

I am creating a lab for a group of people and I want to perform a miniature netwars. My plan is to have 2 wireless routers that the two teams can gain access to their respected router. How do I link ...
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Trying to get a wireless router to work on a network through a hub

My goal is to get my wirelessrouter to broadcast internet in the same area of my computer. The internet is provided to my computer from the company server, goes into a linksys 5 port hub, not into the ...
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Linksys WRT54G DD-WRT web UI inaccessible now that browsers block SSLv3? [duplicate]

I can telnet in, but even setting about:flags in Chrome to allow SSLv3 I can no longer access the web interface. It just times out with a blank page or loads a little bit of text and is unable to ...
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How to connect WUMC710 to my wireless network as a bridge (WPS fails)?

If y try to connect the linksys WUMC710 AP to my WiFi network as a bridge (to extend the network) with WPS as the instructions says, it fails after the 2 minutes timeout. If I access the AP through ...
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How can I make my linksys router always have the same internal IP

I have a modem which is always: 192.168.1.1 My computer is 102.168.1.5 my wife's phone is 192.168.1.4 etc. I reserved these thru mac address on linksys' LAN admin page. How can I make sure that the ...
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suspicious linksys WRT54GH router behaviour - AND a bad line?

I've got what I think is a bad broadband line, but I also think there's an additional problem with the router (a Linksys WRT54GH). Could someone let me know if I'm just unlucky, or if there's ...
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WAG54G2 Configuration

I have a problem. I Want to configure my Linksys WAG54G2 annex A router , But I can't configure with the 192.168.1.1 adress beceause it's connected with an ethernet Cable to another router ; So when ...
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Having a repeater connect to another repeater

So actually I have setup a repeater already that has been connected to an access point. Is it possible to connect another router to the repeater? Note: I can't connect the router to the access point ...
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Why can't I get 100mbps via Linksys WRT1900AC router? Computer-to-gateway hardwired does 100mbps just fine, but router limits me to <12mbps

My Comcast Xfinity gateway is a Technicolor TC8305C and I have it set to “bridge mode.” If I hardwire my computer directly into the ethernet port on the back of the gateway, I get speedtests of ...
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Should my RE3000W Linksys wifi booster be creating a new SSID after setup?

I'm a little worried that my wifi extender isn't working, It says its connected and running but I'm not sure if it should be creating a separate SSID to connect to. Can someone clarify this for me? ...
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Linksys E2500 5GHz not working

I have a Linksys E2500 and I have been using it in 2.4GHz/5Ghz dual mode for a long time. But as of yesterday I can't connect to, even see the 5GHz network. LAN and 2.4GHz work fine. This happened ...
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Making Parental Controls useful on the Linksys WRT1900AC router?

The Parental Controls feature of the Linksys WRT1900AC router in the current stock firmware (v1.1.8.164461) allows only blacklisting of specific websites on a device-by-device basis. For the purposes ...
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How can I open ports on my Linksys RV082 router?

I bought a Linksys RV082 small business router. It's a nice 8-port wired router with a lot of configuration options, and so far it's working pretty well. One of my computers on the LAN is a server ...
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Allow guest network client access to one port on local network

I'm helping a friend configure his Linksys EA3500 router. He is running a web server on his desktop and we've configured the router to forward port 80 from the WAN to the desktop. He'd like to also ...
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DD-WRT on Linksys WRT54Gv8 has no sshd or Rflow options

I'm playing with open source firmware for the first time, and seem to have dd-wrt running successfully on a linksys cascading off my main router (which for fear of bricking, I have not flashed yet). ...
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Installing Linksys on Ubuntu machine

I recently set up an old XP desktop with Ubuntu 14.04. The computer was running XP Pro and was giving me trouble with the linksys Wifi card, The signal kept going in and out so I switched. Now I face ...
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Need help in Ubuntu router with static IP

I have a Linksys modem+router and Ubuntu server 12.04. My LAN networking is connecting to the internet through the Linksys router. Now I enable NAT in Ubuntu Server. Only my LAN segment is ping able ...
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Access a router remotely using another router

I have a task in my hand. I have Bullet 2HP router that is directly connected to my computer and a Linksys router which has a Trednet antenna and is connected to another computer. I have to perform ...
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D-Link Powerline AV500 Issues? One Powerline LED green and the other one not lit? Maybe also messing up DHCP?

A few times now I noticed while one of my Powerline adapters has a solid green LED, the other is not even lit. I understand the oscillation in my electric circuit influences the quality of the signal ...
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How can I adjust my router to allow my ISP's full speed?

My ISP advertises 100+ Mbps download speeds. I have only been getting about 25 Mbps, so I contacted a support agent and was told that if I'm connecting through a router, there might be something ...
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Random Slowdowns on Linksys Switch

I have a CentOS server on a Cisco-Linksys EZXS88W EtherFast 10/100 8-Port Workgroup Switch. I normally get network speeds of 100 Mbit/s, as advertised, but every once in a while, the network speeds ...
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Unused port on Linksys 5 port workgroup hub still blinks even with nothing connected to it

The light on port 5 on the Ethernet hub will continue to blink green as long as the power is on. I have removed the power for 30 seconds and inserted the power cable again without any change. Model ...
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Port mirroring without TEE

I have a home router running OpenWRT 12.09.1. The package list for this version does not have iptables-mod-tee. I am familiar that I could set up a port mirroring using: #-A POSTROUTING -t mangle -o ...
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TomatoUSB Shibby repeater can't connect to main router

I have been trying to setup a TomatoUSB by Shibby router as a repeater for the past few hours with no luck. This is my setup: Main Router: Linksys E3200 running Tomato Firmware 1.28.0000 MIPSR2-116 ...
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Cannot contact dns server

Just switched my isp, trying to figure out why my dvr and pos are not working properly, they both keep saying cannot contact dns server. I configured everything in my comcast modem to bypass and my ...
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I cannot see my web Server from behind my Linksys Router with ISP Static Address

I have a Zentyal Server with an external NIC (For Internet) and Internal NIC (For LAN) My problem is that I cannot see my Zentyal Server on the Internet. My 2nd problem is my domain name is not ...
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How to get LinkSys EA6400 setup working with error

When I connect from my computer to my Linksys EA6400 and try to go to the Setup console linksyssmartwifi.com:52000 the spinner in the page never stops loading. Chrome Developer Console gives an error ...
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How do I implement the following home network architecture?

I'm trying to get my home network to look something like this: The dotted lines denote wireless connections, and the solid lines denote wired connections. In case the diagram isn't clear, I want the ...
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How to unbrick Linksys EA6900?

Recently I've got a Cisco Linksys router model EA6900, it was a gift from somebody who didn't know if it worked. When I first set it up, the Linksys LED logotype turned on but nothing happened, so I ...
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Internet Speeds going crazy (wi-fi only)?

This is a 60 second average sample of my wireless speeds as of two days ago (had to post link since I have <10 rep). I'm not a basic user, and I'm wondering why this would even happen. I fear the ...
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WiFi problems with two routers

I have a network issue. We have DSL, it runs into a WiFi router. That router has two ethernet cables running out. One goes to my house where I have another WiFi router hooked up. It was working, and ...
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How to set up a two Wifi Router home Network, with one providing regular internet Access and the other VPN connection?

In my home network, i am running two Wifi Routers, a Buffalo WHR-HP-G300N running DD-WRT v24-sp2 (07/24/13) std (192.168.1.2) a Linksys WRT320N running Shibby Tomato 1.28.0000 MIPSR2-121 K26 Max ...
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Limiting the times my wireless network is open and available.

I have an HP PC with a linksys wireless network. My son has a laptop that he uses for gaming and stays up all night gaming on it. Is there anyway I can have my linksys network shut down for certain ...
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turn off wifi during certain hours

I want to restrict access of a laptop and allow it in certain hours only, with a password of course. router is linksys WRT160N, but access restrictions doesn't work firmware: v1.52.0 here's what I ...
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one EA2700 connects to internet, can i use another EA2700 to repeat the signal to my room?

one EA2700 connects to internet, can i use another EA2700 to repeat the signal to my room? more info on EA2700 router
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Two Routers - 1 Port Straight to First Router

At my house we have two Wifi routers one's connected directly to the modem and the other is plugged in down stairs as a second network(Directly connected to the first router) Is there a way that I ...
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How do I open Google Hangouts ports on my home router?

I found this article to optimize Hangounts: https://support.google.com/a/answer/1279090?hl=en I'm supposed to open up a UDP port range for best results. I have a Linksys E3200 router which has a port ...