A router is a device that forwards data packets across multiple networks. Questions tagged with router can cover router hardware, software, and network configuration.

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Configure Windows 7 to bridge from LAN to VPN

My Notebook is connected to the Internet through WLAN using a proprietry VPN connection to my company. There is no other way to use this WLAN, only via VPN. I've got a bunch of mobile devices (for ...
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NAT several subnets with same IP range to a single interface

I have the following problem: a customer have several LANs, for example LAN1, and LAN2 with the same private IP ranges (192.168.10.x), and I need to monitor all the networks. I have name three ...
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Block all Outside IP addresses to NAS using Winbox/Microtik

I am not an expert on networking and firewall rules. I can use the Microtik/Winbox app to the point where I can setup basic firewall rules. I want to basically block all outside IP access to my NAS ...
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Connect to nodejs through public ip address

I have a basic node express app running on port 3000. I can access it via 127.0.0.1:3000, my private ip is 192.168.1.2 I've set up portforwarding in my d-link router as followed: Private IP ...
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Portable program for connecting to Linux or Windows machine behind the same router?

I am searching for a program that will allow me to connect my computers in my home network behind a router in such a way that I can view, launch programs, see the results, browse the web on the other ...
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How to change mode of an airmon-ng created interface(mon0) from managed to monitor?

I am connecting to a home router using wifi. The detais of my wireless cards are as follows: #lspci 01:00.0 Network controller: Qualcomm Atheros AR9485 Wireless Network Adapter (rev 01) #lspci -vv ...
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How to retrieve the wireless password from a DIR-651 without resetting it?

I need to grab the wireless password from my DIR-651 router and put in my phone. I set the router up several months ago and haven't used wireless since. I have access to the DIR-651 admin page via ...
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Can't get IP from Router using a switch (TZ 170)

The setup is the following: The modem is connected to the router (Sonicwall TZ-170). All computers connected to the router directly have no problem accessing the internet. To the router used to be a ...
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cgi-bin/redirect.ha following website address that I am attempting to reach

So the cgi-bin/redirect.ha message that I am getting is probably because I am using ATT modem? How DOES that get resolved?
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iptables settings for Tomato

I am trying to figure out the iptables settings for my router. Right now I have two networks, a home network on br0 and eth1, and a guest wifi on br1. Home IP addresses are on 192.168.1.x, and guest ...
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Malicious port scanners: do they target machines that they know exist even if they're powered off?

I set up my ageing Netgear (circa 2007) router to send email security logs quite a long time ago, and then never really looked at them or fully understood what they meant. I was doing a general sweep ...
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Cannot connect to my own mumble server using external ip

I can connect to my mumble server through my local (Wireless LAN IPv4) ip: 192.168.0.15, but I cannot connect using the ip taken from this website: http://www.whatismyip.com/. I have forwarded ...
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Signal strength fluctuations and performance issues with cascading routers

I am using two home routers (Linksys WRT300N and Netgear Nighthawk AC1900)in cascade order to extend the area covered by WIFI. The signal strength and performance of the network throughout the home is ...
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Creating a remote session thru a linksys access point

I'm attempting to create a remote session from the internal network to a device that is attached to the WAN interface. Understandably this is a non-contiguous network issue. I have found ways to go ...
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How to get my router to forward IP address to web app?

My web server is behind a Microtik router v6.1. My web app is only able to see the router's IP when referencing "REMOTE_ADDR" or "HTTP_X_FORWARDED_FOR" (asp.net app). How do I enable "IP forwarding" ...
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Logging All Outgoing Web Requests [on hold]

I'm looking for a way to monitor my home network and log all outgoing web requests and record the URL's and possibly even the IP of the machine/device that made the request. I've considered using ...
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Wake On Lan works w/ Magic Packet But Not w/ Network Activity

My goal is to allow any network activity to wake up my Windows computer. My system currently wakes from sleep without any problem when it receives a Magic Packet but despite being configured to wake ...
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Add static IP to windows XP

In our office we have two internet connections. one for main use and one for backup. this backup connection equipped with WImax connection and cisco 800 series router.this is always ready to plug to ...
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Is a switch just a simple router?

A switch connects computers together. As an example we set up a switch to create a network. When computer A wants to speak to another computer B, it sends the packet to the switch (it has the ...
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How to make Windws server 2008 as a default gateway [on hold]

How to make a windows machine a default gateway for monitoring the whole internet usage and then connecting to the router.
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Connect 2 Networks and restrict acces

The Setting: 2 apartments where each has it's own internet connection over an AVM Fritz!Box. I'd like to connect both apartments with a network cable. In apartment 1 is a NAS wich should be ...
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What software can I use to fake remote TCP and UDP sessions?

For testing, I am interested in way of programming a server to pretend to be configurable remote servers, i.e. have a server on my network acting as a router, but instead of forwarding packets to the ...
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10/100Mbps router overwhelmed by Gigabit switch & its devices?

I believe I've got the scenario outlined in this SU answer, where my 10/100Mbps router is being overwhelmed by a Gigabit switch and the devices connected to it. This comes into play with frequent ...
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Why my server with a public IP address can only display its web page to my local network?

I can see the server's web page from my PC/phone on local network wifi. I cannot see the server's web page using 3G on phone or home wifi. I can ping to the server using my phone 3G. Any ...
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From a main home switch can i connect different applications/connections? [on hold]

im looking to set up a home network with cat5 ethernet cables. For my undertanding i would have the internet line coming in my router, this would go to my 24port switch and from this i will connect ...
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D-link router URL blocking [on hold]

I want to be able to block all sites except the sites on a whitelist. The D-link router does this just fine, but the list can only contain up to 40 urls. Is there a way I can allow more sites?
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can't connect to my win 8.1 ad hoc

I've created a virtual wifi router on my laptop, using: netsh wlan set hostednetwork mode=allow ssid=name key=password and then: netsh wlan start hostednetwork on my windows 8.1. the problem is ...
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I want to automate rebooting most or all of the major routers remotely, will provide software to everyone for free [closed]

Does anyone know if we can use a tool or a method to remotely restart the router? Or even remotely restart the internet connection of the router? I know we can telnet into the router, but each router ...
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Acessing samba shares on different internal network with different IP range

As you can probably see from my topography, my Raspberry Pi is directly connected to the ISP modem/router with an IP of 192.168.1.2, whereas my PC is one network underneath with an IP of 10.0.0.4. ...
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POP3 randomly not accessible while SMTP still is

For at least a couple of months now, I have had a really strange problem. Most of the time, my email has worked properly, but occasionally it has played up – at those times I can send emails, but not ...
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how to put the ZTE ZXHN F660 in bridged mode

my ISP gave me a ZTE ZXHN F660 modem/router. from the documentation I am able to find (very little) on ZTE website it supports bridged mode. But I can't find it anywhere in the admin pages. Does ...
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I can not fix the incorrect time on my router [on hold]

Router date always says January 1,2000. Time cycles through 24hrs but date doesn't change. Doesn't correct with change of time server or daylight savings time settings. Reloaded router firmware ...
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Two internet connections to one server

I have one server running on Ubuntu 14.04. It is used to host a web application. I also have two routers from two different internet providers with two different static IP addresses. I want to allow ...
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WI-FI connects and disconnect randomly

I am using a Lenovo Z460. I have Wi-Fi throughout my home. I have 2 laptops and 3 mobile phones which use Wi-Fi My Lenovo Laptop has problems connecting to Wi-Fi. I can connect to Wi-Fi from my phones ...
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Home networking using powerline adapters

I have 4 200mbps powerline adapters i.e. 1 connected to my router & 3 connected to my desktop PC, Roku 2XS media streamer & Humax PVR. The network has intermittent problems. The connection ...
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Quickly switching ISP accounts on a router

I have a D-Link DSL-2750U Router. I have two different ISP account. I have tried setting up multiple ISP profiles on my router , but is seems like the VPI/VCI combination needs to be unique. In my ...
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Home NAS design?

There are a lot of questions about NAS here. I'm looking for input on how to expand my home network: with a (4-bay) NAs. Current setup: 1x PC (gigabit ethernet), 1x Mac (gigabit ethernet), 1x media ...
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Network printer outside from his router not presented on network

I'm working in an office, which has a messy network built by many people before me. Just to clarify: I far not understand networks, this one either. I have a room, where arrived a new network ...
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DFL-260E UTM Configuration

I purchased a new UTM DFL-260E for our office, but I am a new user to it. Can anyone kindly suggest to me how to create a rule for completely blocking torrent traffic (only)?
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Is there any Support to upgrade firmware for Wi-Fi Router Philips CPWS054/00 [closed]

I have a router with Infineon ADM6996L Chipset and want to use wifi freedom, like repeater or wireless bridge, is there any firmware to update my old router? I spent some time seeking an open source ...
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Transparent proxy for wired+wireless network

I want to install squid as a transparent proxy for my home network. I have a HP microserver currently serving as my NAS+media server. I am thinking if I get a second NIC for the server I can lay the ...
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accessing modem setting via router [duplicate]

i am trying to access my modem setting via the router how to do it i cant get it to work my setup is as such pc>router>modem>internet the ip address are as follows ip of router is 192.168.1 ip ...
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connecting to local host on my laptop from Android [closed]

I have a router which connects me to my modem for internet access I am trying to use weinre for debugging http://people.apache.org/~pmuellr/weinre-docs/latest/ I can't get it to work my setup is as ...
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Wifi Connection Not Working Properly

I have a local area connection of 4 Mbps which is connected to my TP-LINK TL-WR841N router, my PC is also connected to this router via internet cable. Internet on PC is working fine every web is ...
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Running a dedicated security network

I'm trying to move my four bandwidth hungry IP cameras over to their own personal network. I need software that monitors them 24/7 for motion and that slows down my main router. If I were to get ...
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I want to host my website from my home network

I want host my simple HTML site on my home network using Apache Tomcat 7 I have domain which is perfectely pointing to my router's IP Address I did forward my port (Router Port) Like below Screen ...
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Share Internet in LAN through dongle

I've one Mi-Fi data dongle (Tata Photon Wiz Wi-Fi) for an Internet connection, Netgear Wireless-N300 Modem Router, Printer, Iomega iConnect, a couple of computers (Ubuntu)/MacBook Pro, and ...
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DD-WRT router's Dynamic DNS (DDNS) update fails when using Static IP as WAN connection

In my network I have two routers: A normal router (ADSL, given by ISP with IPTV preconfigured). An Asus router with DD-WRT installed. I have set the Asus router with DD-WRT to set Dynamic DNS ...
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NETGEAR Wifi drops sometimes randomly

Not sure if this is the correct Stack Exchange site to ask this question but it was the closest I could find. I have a NETGEAR b90-755025-15 router with AT&T service, and I have download speed ...
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Router suddently stop working, new router doesn't work either

So I live in a student dorm and I have an Internet connection provided by the University. We are supposed to have an ethernet cable plugged into a socket on the wall, the Cable connection is called ...