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Can't Connect to PPTP VPN When Using NETGEAR N300 Router

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04, and I'm able to connect to the VPN on other networks, just not the one in my house. I'm pretty sure that my router is blocking the connection. How can I fix this? Output ...
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Windows 8.1 System Image Backup — Unable to backup to network share due to unsupported “version of the file format”

I have a Windows 8.1 Pro 64 bit system that I am trying to make a system image backup via Windows 8.1's System Image Backup feature. The backup destination is a network share, but the image creation ...
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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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How to use wireless bridge with netgear router

Initially I had a Netgear DG834 as my main home router. In order to connect wired devices I bought DLink wireless N150 Bridge There is WPS button on Dlink. Guide says to press WPS button and you have ...
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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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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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FVG318 used as a Wireless Access Point

My apologies in advance: I am a software developer with just enough networking knowledge to get into trouble :) So I had a cable modem/router setup through my ISP right in my office. They sold me on ...
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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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No computer on network can play YouTube videos

I have a Netgear FVG318v1 router and all computers on the network cannot play any YouTube videos. I have tried with 3 computers, PC and Mac with all different kinds of browsers. All I get from YouTube ...
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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 can I open Port 80 with Netgear wireless router wnr2000v3

I am trying to set up a home server. I realized that my ISP was blocking port 80. I called them and paid them for a static ip and now they are not blocking port 80. When I connect the server directly ...
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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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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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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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Can't access Netgear WiFi extender via www.mywifiext.net

I have a Netgear N300/WN2000RPT wireless Extender and I am having trouble getting to its initial configuration page. The instructions to configure the device are: Power on the device. Connect a ...
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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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Changing netgear router telnet root password

I have a Netgear JNR1010 router but I am not able to change the router's root password. Router Firmware Version is 1.0.0.18 I tried multiple commands in the Busybox console that came up, BusyBox ...
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website blocked by netgear firewall

I have a Netgear DGN10000 supplied by Virgin Media in the UK. It is running the latest firmware (V2.1.00.25_VG). For some reason it appears to be blocking all URLs which contain "microsoft.com" ...
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NETGEAR ReadyNAS SSH connection closes immediately

I've installed the Enable Root SSH Access plugin to my ReadyNAS Ultra 4. It used to work, but now I'm only getting this message: $ ssh tomas@192.168.1.3 tomas@192.168.1.3's password: Last login: ...
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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 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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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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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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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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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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Trying to set up a second router as a repeater

I have a Linksys e2500 running as my main router. I don't get wifi in my room, so I am trying to connect a second router to extend the range. Right now, I'm trying to figure out how to set up my ...
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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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Netgear Router Port Forwarding corrupt after updating

I just updated the firmware on the WNR1000v3 router. However all the port forwarding configs that were set up previously have become "ghosts". They do not show up on the list nor work, but I cannot ...
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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 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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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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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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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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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 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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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 ...
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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 ...