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Does it matter if router is set to 10.0.0.1 or to 192.168.1.1?

I just got my new ASUS Eee 1000h. First thing I wanted to is connect to the internet, so I open the wireless connections window and try to find my wireless connection...but it's not there. I have no ...
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Set Up Port-Forwarding on Netgear N300 Router

I have a Netgear N300 router that has DynDNS.org as a preset DDNS option. After setting it up it (unsurprisingly) sent traffic directly to my router. I'm essentially using this to connect remotely to ...
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Bridge from wireless to Ethernet with Netgear DGN3500 router?

I have a Netgear DGN3500 wireless router - this is the one: I'm currently looking for a way to use it to connect to my current WiFi and make it available through Ethernet (for one of my non-WiFi ...
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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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Why won't my DHCP addresses “stick”?

I've been having some addressing issues that I've been unable to solve, and I'm hoping I can get some guidance about other things to research. Service provider is Time Warner cable. A static IP is ...
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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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Netgear Terminal Access

I am trying to use HyperTerminal to access my Netgear DGND4000 modem router. I setup a new connection using: Hostname = router IP address Port Number = 22 Connect using = TCP/IP (SSH) And it is ...
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Repeatedly high ping - caused by WiFi or provider?

I have an ISP with a 10gbit broadband connection. I can usually download with about 1.8mbytes/sec, so that's not a problem. However, I sometimes have a very high ping in online games (> 200ms). It ...
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How much power does the Netgear WNDR3800 (N600) router consume?

I am interested in the actual (i.e., measured) power consumption of a Netgear WNDR3800 router (also known as N600 wireless dual band gigabit router) I couldn't find any reliable indication online, ...
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Connecting router clients from LAN and WLAN on the Netgear WNDR3700

I have the Netgear WNDR3700 router, and I can't see computers that are are connected via WLAN from computers that are connected via LAN. Is there a way to set it up so they can see each other?
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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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Two (Netgear) access points - how to properly configure?

We have in our network wireless access point NETGEAR WNDAP350. It works well, but even with external antennas it does not cover the whole are we need. We have a room, where the NETGEAR WNDAP350 has a ...
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Windows 7 freezes on connecting second time to same wifi network

I am using Lenovo - y470, which comes with windows 7 home premium. I can connect to my wifi network and there is no issue in that. But the problem comes if the network get disconnected and i again try ...
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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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Why can't I access iis locally with NetGear B90-7550 ADSL Modem/Router

I realize that getting an answer to this question is a long shot, but I have been wrestling with this for three days so far with no luck. I recently installed a new DSL Modem/Router sent to me by my ...
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Setting up wireless router without Internet connection

I've recently purchased a Netgear wireless router and would like to set it up at home to connect my computers via wireless with each other. When I access the wireless router the first time to ...
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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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How to redirect/reroute DNS requests on a Netgear N600 router

I'm trying to use Chromecast in Canada and it works well. The only problem is that I'd like to use a custom DNS service which gives me access to Netflix content from other countries. This is however ...
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Configure router?

Can I configure my Netgear router to always assign the same DHCP IP address to a computer with name "xxxxx" That also means reserving that IP if the computer is not online, and not assigning it to ...
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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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How do I change my router's region?

I asked a question about my 5GHz range being extremely short on my NETGEAR WNDR4300 Router. I got this answer, basically telling me to change the region my router is located. However, the region ...
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Connecting WNDR3700 Netgear router as a switch [duplicate]

I recently moved over to Verizon FIOS and I must use their router. So I want to try to use my old Netgear router as a switch (no wireless) for additional ports. I connected the main router into a LAN ...
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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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how can i assign a static ip to just one device on my home network

EDIT: just found the answer myself by looking under 'Address Reservation' I want to assign a static ip to my android phone on my home network The other devices ipads, other computers, etc it doesn't ...
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Wireless router lods reporting loads of DoS attack attempts

We're having intermittent connectivity issues with our ADSL at the office. We've been dealing with our ISP for weeks and they don't know how to fix our problem. What happens is that at multiple times ...
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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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why would resetting the Netgear N300 router fix my Win 7 laptop's slow wifi?

In the past day the wifi download speeds of my Win 7 HP 64 bit laptop have slowed considerably. I am trying to troubleshoot the problem and to figure out whether it's hardware related (i.e., is the ...
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Why does my netgear WNR 1000 router keep giving the wrong IP address?

For a while my internet has stopped working. My house has two routers, one for the wifi which is a Belkin and the other for routing wired connections for home entertainment systems which is a Netgear. ...
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DG834G V3 Custom Firmware

Hopefully someone has configured this before - I'm in the process of flashing the DGTeam custom firmware for the Netgear DG834G V3 router (my spare one !) but now it's done, I've no idea what IP the ...
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Can I “move” a folder between two shares on a Netgear ReadyNAS without copying?

I have a private folder on my ReadyNAS. It's not technically a share, since it's the user folder of my ReadyNAS user. In this folder I have about a terabyte of video that I want to move to a share ...
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How to configure IP forwarding on Netgear N600 WNDR3400 router

I've got a Netgear N600 WNDR3400 Router at home. Is it possible to create a virtual hostname on my home network and have it forward to specific IP's of my choosing? For instance, create a virtual host ...
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Viewing domain from within network

We have an internal web server running Debian 6 squeeze. Our Netgear UTM25 port forwards port 80 to the server and everything works ok from the outside world. However, we are unable to access our ...
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How to retrieve the WIFI key from Netgear assistant software?

I am attempting to setup an additional computer on an office WIFI, but do not know the WIFI key. There is a computer already connected to the WIFI and it uses the net gear wd111v2 wireless assistant ...
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Netgear DG834Gv3 ADSL router dropping Rackspace VPN connection intermittently

I have a Netgear DG834G v3 ADSL router which I have had since early-2007. When I work from home I connect to office networks on a Win7 machine via a Rackspace-provided VPN using Cisco System VPN ...
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Netgear wnr2000v3 - no internet connection

I bought a Netgear wnr2000v3 about a year ago and everything was running fine for months. There are 8 devices connected to the router, 3 directly connected, 2 over wifi and 3 passing a switch. Now, ...
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Netgear WNR2000 as repeater for Cisco/Linksys E3000

Can I use a Netgear WNR2000 as a repeater for Cisco/Linksys E3000? My setup is: Time Warner Cable Internet > Motorola DOCSIS Wireless Modem > Linksys E3000 Router This is upstairs. Downstairs I have ...
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Mac Mini's internet very slow, every other device fine (PC, iPhone, Xbox 360)

I recently haven't used my Mac Mini for about 5 days (however it was left on). I seem to be able to connect and get great download / upload speeds through my PC, Xbox 360, iPhone and parents' laptop. ...
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Wireless G vs N Network

Just wondering if anyone could tell me any tips about a router issue. I previously has a Linksys G network router and ended up having some issues with it as it was getting older. I went out and ...
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HP Photosmart C4780 printer/scanner breaks netgear WNDR3700v3 router on connection

A few months ago, we upgraded our Netgear router's firmware. Immediately, we started having trouble connecting to the internet. Each time this problem would happen, every device in the house would ...
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Wifi strength waxing and waning

I have had a Netgear WGR614v10 router for some time now (probably a year) and it has been a good router up to now. However, lately I am having a problem with signal strength, even though I have not ...
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Setting up a network drive on a home network

I've setup a home network using Netgear N300 wireless router (using Windows 7). I'm trying to get one of my hard drives to be available on the network, so I went to the "sharing" tab of the HD's ...
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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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NETGEAR FS750T, all lights on doesn't appear to be working

I picked up a second hand NETGEAR FS750T switch today for very little as the previous owner said it had stopped working. After powering it up, there is a small noise for about three seconds. All the ...
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Which mode should I select for my router?

In my router's admin panel I see three options for connection speed: Up to 54 Mbps Up to 65 Mbps Up to 150 Mbps Which option should I choose. What's the benefit (if any) of choosing a slower ...
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Why can I connect to a device in my network with an external address but not an internal IP?

We have a Y-cam Black CCTV camera that is connected to our network. It was initially connected by a LAN cable for the setup, and once that was done we left it to use the wireless connection. When ...
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Compatibility List for Netgear MBR624GU

Does anyone know where I can get a compatibility list for the Netgear MBR624GU 3G router? Their support says go to http://www.netgear.com/3G but this shows no support for dongles in the UK.
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How to share a printer from a Windows computer connected to wireless router

I have three PCs running Windows 7. One has the wireless router connected to it and the printer is connected to that PC. On the other two PCs I installed a NETGEAR N150 Wireless USB Adapter. How can ...
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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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Why is my Dreambox not on 192.168.0.107? [closed]

I have a Dreambox connected to my D-Link wireless router over a Netgear wireless bridge. The reason for this setup is that I don't want to lay out an Ethernet network cable to connect the Dreambox to ...