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Wireless bridging? (BT Home Hub v3 Type B, and other routers?)

I have a BT Home Hub v3 (type B) as my master router, connecting to fibre broadband. I then have the following routers at hand: Sky NETGEAR DG934G Sky NETGEAR DG934G (although I've already been ...
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Unable to allocate URBs error on USB Wi-Fi Netgear WNDA3200

I bought Wi-Fi USB dongle Netgear WNDA3200. It's based on Atheros AR7010+AR9280 chipset and it is supported by ath9k_htc driver. I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 with kernel 3.2.0-30-generic (x86_64). This ...
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Windows XP, Netgear DGN2200 and WPA2 blues

Ok, this one is doing my head in... I have just bought and installed a Netgear DGN2200 Wireless-N router, and it's all working find, but I can't get one laptop to communicate with it using WPA2. All ...
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Wifi Router Netgear DG834N and switch Netgear GS108GE ProSafe Switch don't talk to each other

I own the hardware described in the title, a WiFi router and a switch. WiFi Router and switch and connected using a cable. From a laptop I can connect to WiFi network just fine and browse the ...
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Use router to push Wake-On-LAN magic packet

I have a Ubuntu 14.04 system that I can start inside my network with another Ubuntu 14.04 computer with the following command: wakeonlan ma:ca:dd:re:ss Sending magic packet to 255.255.255.255:9 with ...
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How to get the data off of a ReadyNAS drive?

I have a Netgear ReadyNAS Duo network backup system with two drives in it. The data is accessible through the network, but when I remove a drive to get the data off in another computer, it shows that ...
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Two (Netgear) access points - how to properly configure?

We have a NETGEAR WNDAP350 wireless access point in our network. It works well, but even with external antennas it does not cover the whole area we need. We have a room where the signal from the ...
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How to setup VPN server without giving access to my home network

I would like to give censorship-free access to the Internet to my friend who lives abroad. However I want to restrict his access to my home network. My main router Netgear Nighthawk can be setup as a ...
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ipkg not working properly in dd-wrt

I first tried to install httping, so I can ping websites. I got this error: ERROR: File not found: //usr/local/lib/ipkg/lists/whiterussian You probably want to run `ipkg update' ERROR: File ...
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Is the N600, C3700 cable of running an alternative firmware?

I've been exploring WW-DRT and openwrt.org. I can find information on how to Flash WNDR3700 but nothing much appears to come up on this particular module N600, C3700. Question: To flash a open ...
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I cannot login to the Netgear genie/router dashboard

I just bought a brand new Netgear N300 router (model WNR2000v5) today. I have followed the steps in the instruction manual to set it up. Once I get to step 5 I can't go any further. It says the ...
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Linux Mint Wifi keeps disconnecting at random times and asks for wifi password

I have a fresh install of linux mint 16 cinnamon edition. I have a Netgear wireless dongle model: WNA1000M. Is there any command i should run to get more details? Wifi drops about: 15min to 1hr.
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Netgear R7000 new firmware update 1.0.6.28 broke my port forwarding 80 due to ReadyShare, how to fix?

On Netgear R7000, new firmware v1.0.6.28 break port forwarding 80 because of there new functionality "ReadyShare". How to fix that? P.S. It is very frustrating to see that a company like Netgear is ...
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How to prevent Wireless devices from showing up as Wired devices on 2-router-network?

I have 2 Netgear Routers: Netgear ADSL Modem + Router with Genie Netgear WGR614 N-150 I have the internet connected to my home network devices via the modem, and WGR614(LAN). The WGR614 is ...
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VPN Server for Netgear Genie Modem/Router [Home Network]

I have a device on my home network that I need to access remotely. This device is has been set to acquire static IP (192.168.1.XXX) in it's settings from the home router + adsl modem. I have Netgear ...
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How to route all traffic through VPN via router?

Specifically, how can I configure my NETGEAR Nighthawk AC1900/R7000 to send all traffic (except games, if possible) through Private Internet Access? PIA supports IPSec, L2TP and OpenVPN and my router ...
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Netgear D7000 compatible with centurylink fiber optic internet?

I have Centurylink fiber optic internet into my house, currently I am using the hardware provided by Centurylink (Technicolor C2000T). I purchased the Netgear D7000 modem/router combo but now ...
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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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I am unable to activate a Netgear Extender EX6200,using Netgear Router D6000

I have not been able to log onto the Mywifiext.net site either. My Wi Fi connection list does not show the extender & does not detect it when I scan the system either. I would appreciate any ...
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Router Web UI cannot be accessed while local IP allocated normally

Just bought a new router, Netgear R7000. It works smoothly first few day. Yesterday the connection logo at bottom right of Windows say limited access. And I really cannot connect to internet. I ...
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Router reports different MAC address than iwconfig

The address returned by iwconfig is nearly the same - the first number is off by 2 and the last by 1. Does anyone know why I'm getting a different result depending on where I look? I happen to know ...
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Cannot ping gateway or access control panel on WiFi

I'm having some trouble pinging anything on my network using WiFi. I have a Netgear WNDR3700v5 router and i'm using both 2.4GHz and 5GHz. When I'm connected with my laptop to my 2.4GHz network I'm not ...
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NetGear CG3700EMR

My ISP has locked the DNS settings and I can't even add my own preferred DNS. Is there a superuser login to this modem that you may share with me? Or is there any other way to unlock this? I know ...
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Netgear GS724Tv4 inter-VLAN routing

Summary I am toying with a relatively small home LAN and I am baffled and idealess as to how to configure inter-VLAN routing on GS724Tv4. I suspect it's because of some oversight on my part or simply ...
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Why do my consumer WiFi routers keep failing?

Over the years, I've had many of the wifi routers used in my home fail. ? Is there any reason. Since there are no moving parts it seems odd they would fail so often. I've probably gone through four in ...
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How can i recover the Factory reset password [closed]

I know my password and can even get to my router what I want to know, is there any way to recover the Factory reset password. It is not attached to my router and i need to reset the router back to ...
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Tomato Dual VLAN (where one of them is VPN tunnelled)

I'm working to get my home network setup with Tomato to work with two Wi-Fi SSIDs. My router is a dual-band NETGEAR NIGHTHAWK router and so far Tomato works great on it and so does the VPN feature. ...
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Netgear WPN824 v3 as Wifi AP

How can I use my wifi router as wifi AP. I have disabled DHCP(on this "secondary device") and it is in the same subnet as main router. I use LAN port to connect it to main router. Devices can connect ...
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I don't believe my Netgear VPN is an encrypted tunnel. What can I do?

I don't think that my VPN from Netgear is encrypted. I am using OpenVPN in combination with an R7000 router. I am able to access things attached to my home network so it's clear to me that some sort ...
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Netgear WNDRMAC-100RUS DNS

I've bought home Wi-Fi router Netgear WNDRMAC-100RUS and now I have some problems with name resolving (as I think). My Internet Provider uses PPTP connection type with static IP, static DNS server ...
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Invalid ARP received from GS724Tv4 ProSafe 24-port Gigabit Ethernet Smart Switch

The switch is configured with four ports (ports 9 - 12) for VLAN 114. Port 24 is configured as a trunk port used for uplink to a router. VLAN Status 114 B5-K05 VLAN 114 Static g9 - g12, g23 - ...
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Locked DNS settings on Netgear CG3700

I’m trying to use a specific DNS server with the Netgear CG3700EMR-1CMNDS modem/router. I was able to do so using this exact same hardware a few months ago, so it is possible that an update may have ...
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Use two routers without daisy chaining (use like WLAN card)

My WLAN card recently started losing quality, but I just got a new router (and kept the old one). The problem is that the router is down one floor and we don’t have Ethernet going through the house, ...
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Netgear router/powerline adapter assigning wrong IP address via DHCP

I've got a problem with my router and powerline adapter, for some reason my router and powerline adapter assign odd IP addresses to me network devices, but not all of them and not all the time:/ You ...
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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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Two Routers, Different Internet connections, Same LAN, internal network redirection

I did setup two routers using different internet connections to be in the same LAN. But I want to disable the WIFI in the second one and reroute all the torrent-traffic (or traffic on some particular ...
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Netgear router default SSID not visible after factory reset without ethernet cable

After moving into a new place, the computer wasn't able to see the wireless network name, even after enabling/disabling WiFi on the laptop and factory resetting the router. Now, the network name of ...
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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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How to enable Internet Protocol 47 (Generic Routing Encapsulation) on a Netgear N600 router?

I'm trying to create a home VPN on Windows 10 using a Netgear N600 router. All goes well, setting up the host and client, up until connection time. I receive an error that states the host is not ...
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WRG614 Router; Slow Wifi, Fast Ethernet

DL speeds of 25 mbp/s on ethernet, DL speeds of 400 kbp/s on wifi. Upload speed stays consitent at 3Mbp/s on both.
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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 DGN2200v4 serving my modem's DHCP, cannot access web interface

Specs http://support.netgear.com/product/DGN2200v4 Netgear N300 Wireless ADSL2+ Modem Router with Ethernet WAN DGN2200v4 Ports: ADSL WAN/4 3 2 1 USB Power Question When connecting ...
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Wireless 802.11/ac not working Netgear Nighthawk D700

I have a Netgear Nighthawk D7000 thats about 30ft away and behind two walls. In my desktop, i have a TP-LINK Archer T9E AC1900. I am connected to the D7000's 5G network via centurylink's GPON fiber ...
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Netgear Prosafe GSM7248 Console problems

Hey all this is my first time dealing with a managed switch and i seem to be having issues with trying to log into the RS232 console on it. First thing i did was reset it back to factory defaults (i ...
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Problems Configuring Netgear Prosafe 7224v4 Switch

Our office has a Netgear Prosafe 7224v2 Switch which was installed a number of years ago. Currently the switch is not configured to act as a DHCP server thus we need to manually assign all our ...
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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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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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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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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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Is it possible to disable firewall on WNDR3400?

I have my home network configured with several routers, to provide different protection zones: WAN | +=============+ +=============+ ...