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Netgear R7000 router lags when connecting to VPN

I just bought a new Netgear Nighthawk R7000 router to use on my 100Mbps cable broadband connection. Download speeds and upload speeds look fine except when I VPN into my work's intranet. On my old ...
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Intermittent wifi connection issues even when right next to router (Linksys EA4500)

I have a cable modem connected to a Linksys EA4500. We bought it to replace an aging router in hopes of it giving a better range in our apartment. The cable/router is in the front of the apartment ...
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Telephone Server, Telephones, Printers, PCs & Servers on Individual VLAN's, DHCP clashing

Stuck at work tonight with a big issue. As a requirement for being taken over by a corporation we have been asked to stop using a firewall (juniper ssg-140) to separate our telephone system from the ...
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Trying to connect a Dlink DIR-615 router to a PPTP VPN from behind a Netgear WNDR3700

I have two routers: a Netgear WNDR3700 and a DLink DIR-615 (rev H2) Both are using stock firmware. The Netgear is my primary router (192.168.0.1/24). I'd like to set up the DLink (192.168.2.1/24) to ...
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Force Netgear DG834GT LAN Speed/Duplex

I have a Netgear DG834GT as my ADSL2+ modem & router, connected to a Netgear WNHDE111 wireless bridge. They've autonegotiated to 10Mbps rather than 100Mbps. I'm using brand new Cat6 cables so ...
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How to get rid of DOS attack: RST Scan?

I have Netgear Wnr1000v2 router. I have set my NAT to secure mode ( I don't know if that helps ). Many a times when I see my router's log I see lots of DOS attack: RST Scan. I somehow think that these ...
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Third party firmware for WPN824?

My router recently developed some sort of DHCP malfunction so I decided to flash the firmware. And being the geek that I am I figured, while I'm flashing it, why not upgrade it? However, finding a ...
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Netgear Readynas changes permissions on it's own

At work we have a netgear readynas duo that we use for different types of files. In one particular folder the user who tries to edit a document loses the rights to it. So if a user opens it and ...
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Strange HTTP requests from computer running Netgear Genie

I recently set up a test Nginx server on my computer, and I have been receiving some strange HTTP requests from another computer on the network: 192.168.1.114 - - [12/Jul/2015:17:12:42 +0000] "GET ...
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Wife's Windows 8.1 notebook won't connect to wireless network when my computer is connected at the same time

My wife's Windows 8.1 (Dell Vostro 3450) notebook won't connect to our home network whenever my notebook is connected to it. It works fine whenever mine is not on. My router is a Netgear N600 ...
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Netgear drivers silent install

does anyone know how to do a silent none reboot of netgear drivers Netgear wna3100 v2 drivers to be exact on windows 8, my batch file is working perfect for my custom install programs but i can not ...
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Redirecting IP (8.8.8.8 to ISP's dns) using netgear router with busybox

Here's the high level version of my problem: I have a chromecast and my ISP blocks all DNS traffic that's not theirs. I want to redirect 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4 to my ISP's DNS. Information: Router ...
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Windows 7 Netgear WNDR4000, Adapter issues

I can not seem to connect to the internet, when I troubleshoot it, I get a "There might be a problem with the Driver for Local Area Connection Adapter, try running in admin mode to fix it." So I do, ...
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Netgear Router VLAN setup

I recently had a fibre connection installed, and as per usual it comes with a crappy router which I wish to replace. The provided setup is a fibre modem (Huawie HG8240) with WAN output to the ISP ...
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Does the netgear wnda4100 support packet injection?

I'm running Windows O/S with Ubuntu 12.04 alongside in dual boot, Was wondering if my new usb adapter supports packet injection? If so how do I get it to work in ubuntu? thanks in advance.
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My Netgear MBRN3000 3G router gives “Connection Refused” errors

I'm trying to setup my wireless 3G router Netgear MBRN3000 but I cant even access the setup page. I have reset it several times, restarted it, checked the connection, checked its ip with ipconfig ...
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Netgear Router Static IP

The Problem: I've recently acquired a new router; a Netgear WNDR4000. I promptly went to set up a static internal IP so I could port forward for the Minecraft Server I run on my computer. I've done ...
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why does NETGEAR Stora NAS constantly prompt me for my login details?

I have a NETGEAR Stora plugged into my router and made the static ip address of mac address and works well. This stora only is accessable from our LAN/Home office/2 Users. I have set it up to look ...
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Windows 7 cannot connect wirelessly to Netgear Router WPN824 V2

I have a new HP Laptop running Win 7 Home Premium with an Atheros Wireless card. I have a Netgear WPN824 V2 Rangemax Router. The router works with a wired connection. Wirelessly it can see the ...
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How to set up port forwarding and firewall settings for torrents using Transmsission on Mac OSX 10.5.8 with Netgear Wireless Router DG844GT?

I have picked up bits of advice here and there on the internet and got someway through this tortuous exercise (after it took 18 hours to download the first torrent I tried yesterday - magnet-link for ...
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Bridge mode cg3000v2 AirPort Extreme security settings

I have a cg3000v2 keeps getting hacked so I brought an AirPort Extreme. It's suppose to prevent the hacking. I heard that I have to put the netgear Cg3000v2 in bride mode for the airport ex to work. ...
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netgear DGN2200v3 - /etc/hosts is rebuilt on change/reboot, is there a way to persist changes?

I want to add my own local hostnames to the /etc/hosts file on my Netgear DGN2200v3 V1.1.00.24_1.00.24, so the names are available to any device on my local network. The netgear resolv.conf only has ...
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ip6tables with K26 std-nokaid-small firmware for my WNR2000 version 1 router?

I am looking at the K26 std-nokaid-small firmware for my WNR2000 (v1) router. It is supposed to support IPv6, but is ip6tables (or other IPv6 compatible firewall) included in the image? ...
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Reset Netgear WNDR4300 To Factory From DDWRT

I flashed DDWRT as I was going to use WallWatcher & analyze packets etc etc -- well now I have no need for this so I want to flash it back to factory. I downloaded firmware 1.02.78 from enter ...
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How to fix unreliable wireless with DD-WRT

I have a Netgear WNDR4500 running DD-WRT. I have a couple desktops wired to it, which have never had any networking problems associated with the router. I also have 2.4GHz Wi-Fi with AES encryption ...
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Can I use netgear WNR2000 v1 as wireless bridge

I have a wireless router from netgear, the WNR2000 v1 and I was wondering whether I can use it as a client bridge for my wireless router I am currently using. I have already found information for the ...
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Turned wlan router into access point cannot connect to GUI anymore

I turned my Netgear WLAN router into an access point by turning of DHCP, creating this situation: Cablemodem > Router > Homenetwork > AP(WLAN) > MAC Since I did a lot of testing in the process I ...
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Netgear USB wireless adapter unable to connect to router in Windows 7

H/W: Netgear WG111v3 Wireless-G USB adapter. S/W: OS is Windows 7. Netgear Smart Wizard. I believe this is actually a Windows Vista program. Symptoms: The Netgear "Smart Wizard" can see the ...
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Setup wireless repeating on Netgear WNDR3400 (N600) router

This question is different from How to configure IP forwarding on Netgear N600 WNDR3400 router I was previously using my N600 as my base station connected to a cable moden. I have a new Trendnet 812 ...
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Speed provisioning Netgear r6300v2 (upload speed is not divided between multiple connections)

It seems that when one computer is uploading it will take all of the upload bandwidth and the router will only allow very low upload speeds to all other computers on the network (wired or wireless). I ...
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How do i get the busybox console for Netgear JNR1010 router?

I have a Netgear JNR1010 router, and need to write some script for rebooting, etc.. how do i get the busybox console for Netgear JNR1010 router?
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Wi-fi reconnection is impossible

My laptop is set up to automatically look for my router's connection, even if it's not publicly displayed, and connect. It usually works well but sometimes one of the following happens. I shut down ...
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Netgear wnr2000v3 Router accepts Telnet connection but sends no data

A port scan of my Netgear wnr2000v3 Home Router reveals that TCP port 23 is open and running telnet as a service. When i try to connect to the router using Telnet (Windows built in client) the cursor ...
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Troubleshooting open VPN on Netgear Nighthawk AC3200

I have a new shiny Netgear Nighthawk AC3200 router, that works great and gives good coverage. However, I'm trying to get the VPN connection up so I can remotely access my home network (I'm ...
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Netgear Access point unconfigurable, and not working (except for one device)

I am currently trying to tinker with my Netgear WG602v3, but am unable to reach the webinterface and it does not work for most devices. It was setup a while ago when we had the old ISP and a Telekom ...
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Can't reconnect to netgear extender WN2000RPT v2

I have a netgear ADSL router and an extender WN2000RPTv2, I have given both the same WPA2 password. The devices which connect to the extender include 2 iPads, 1 iPhone, 2 Android phones, 1 Apple TV ...
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Can't connect to netgear N750 router used as bridge for FiOS router

A long time ago I set up my netgear router as a bridge for my main router, using some ethernet cables and ethernet-over-power adapters. I set the netgear router's ip to 192.168.1.2 so it wouldn't ...
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Chromecast won't connect to my Netgear DGND4000

Can anyone please steer me in the right direction to updating my modem to allow connection to Chromecast? Thanks.
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Netgear WNDR4000 open port 53

Why is port 53 open on the WAN side of the router? And more importantly how do I close it? Port 53 is not one of my forwarded ports. Discovered by doing nmap -pT:1-64 <my-external-IP> -Pn ...
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Cannot access Harms software via static IP since changing router

I used to be able to access Harms Software loaded on my desktop PC remotely using a static IP address. Since changing my router to Netgear DGN1000 i cannot seem to get access to the software remotely? ...
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Reconfigure Netgear Extender Without Internet Connection

My wireless modem recently stopped working over wifi, so I connected it to a router via Ethernet. Everything works except my extender. The extender connects to the old wifi network (which has no ...
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Updating the Firmware on a Virgin Superhub

A long time ago, I was with Virgin Media for my internet. Since then, I have moved on, but as I was never asked to return the router, I still have it, so I have integrated it into my (non-virgin) ...
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Wireless Repeating with two Netgear N750 (WNDR4300)

I have a Netgear N750 as my main router, which connects to the internet via a modem. I have a second Netgear N750 which I want to use to repeat the wireless signal of the main router. I logged in to ...
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WNDR4500 DHCP Passthrough not working

I have a 2Wire Internet gateway with DHCP running. I have added a NetGear WNDR4500 to provide Wireless N and network attached storage (USB via WNDR4500). I have a media server connected to the 2Wire ...
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How can i make my Netgear WPN824V2 Router more secure?

I realize, in the research I have done so far, that the memory to import into this router is too low to run any custom firmware, it is updated to the current newest firmware. But my problem is that ...
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NETGEAR Router Becomes Unresponsive Frequently

I have a Netgear WNR3500v2 router that becomes unresponsive frequently (once a day or so); all connections through the router drop and all pings to the router time out. New computers timeout when ...
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How to configure Netgear DGN2000 as a wireless repeater?

I want my Netgear N300 DGN2000 router work as a wireless repeater. The parent would be a D-Link DIR-600 router. Is this possible? I've been searching but all I've found is how to set up two or more ...
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Virgin Media Superhub intermittent LAN access

I have a very odd problem with my Virgin Media superhub (which is a rebranded Netgear cable modem/router). After around 1-2 days uptime the computers connected to it will stop being able to ...
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DHCP Discover with no Client Identifier (Internet Radio incompatible with Netgear and Linksys routers)

I have a Sangean DDR-63 internet radio (innards made by Frontier Silicon). If I use my Verizon WiFi cellular modem hotspot it works fine (but that's expensive). Connected directly to my cable modem ...
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How to confirm that a wireless router is working properly?

My router (Netgear dgn2000) LAN works, but not my wireless. The wireless light shows up when first booting and sometimes when I reset, at least for a few seconds, then dies out. I had my Kindle out ...