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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Cisco RV180 ipsec vpn to mac os x 10.8.2 default client Configuration

I would like to configure an IPSec VPN tunnel between my RV180 (server, last firmware) and my Mac OSX 10.8.2 laptop. I have little knowledge about VPN, and a bit more about network in general. I have ...
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Router logs showing something strange

I had been playing a game earlier when I started lagging, not abnormal though it was happening sporadically over the period of about an hour, which is pretty weird for me. I went to check my router to ...
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Redirecting All Requests - Linksys Router

I currently have a Cisco WRV200 Wireless-G VPN router with RangeBooster, with that I've created an Access Point and set up a small Local Area Network. This Local Area Network obviously has no access ...
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How can I find all the computers on a network?

Is there a way to see all computers on a network? I have a "main" router, a switch connected to that router, and a Tenda WiFi router connected to the switch. I can see those computers which are ...
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Linksys Router Remote access to LAN network, Static Routes

I am trying to set up remote access to a controller on my LAN-side network from off-site. I can hit the remote access page of the router, but I am unable to hit any of my equipment on the LAN side ...
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run the same hosts on my local network?

I don't know how to explain that but I want to do the same like if I got in my hosts file any host to resolve but in a network scope. when the try to access to some website like ...
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Can we capture the incoming packets of a TPLink router? [duplicate]

I wonder if we can capture the incoming packets of a TPLink WR340+ router. We want to check all packets from some specific IP. Is it possible? Steve Peng More information: ...
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Does Distance From the Router Affect Internet speed?

So, I've been sort of confusing myself with this question: Does your internet speed vary based on the distance from your router? Immediately, I thought yes, of course it should! But then I thought, ...
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Setting up the subnet mask for two separate connections on XP?

I'm on Windows XP SP3 and basically my topology consists of 3 computers (see drawing for more detail), a wireless connection to the Internet and a wired connection to a router. My main computer (A) is ...
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Minecraft servers - 1 external IP, 2 servers, 2 ports - avoid specifying port in game - SRV record

I have two minecraft servers, on sub-domains. www.server1.example.com and www.server2.example.com. server1 is port 25565, server2 is port 25566. When users want to connect to a non-default port in ...
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Unable to ping router?

I'm running two machines. One of them is a physical machine, the other a virtual machine. Both are meant to connect to the same router. The physical machine works fine. Here's ipconfig and here it ...
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Modem and PC refuse to work together

A friend of mine asked me to help him with his network, strangely his ADSL modem always disconnects whenever he plugs in his computer. But as long his computer is offline the modem works just fine for ...
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If I have a powerful modem is it wise to also use a router?

Trying to get the best performance and maintenance, is it wise to have an additional router attached to my modem that already has the features I use? Currently I have all my devices connect to the ...
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Gigabit router only using 100mbit

I have the following configuration: a 100mbit router connected to a gigabit router(TP-Link WR1043ND) in a LAN port (WAN ports are empty). DHCP is disabled on the gigabit router so it is just making a ...
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How to set DNS to WiFi router modem internet

I am using a WiFi modem to connect to internet. It is a router AWA a modem (Teracom Wireless Wifi Router cum ADSL2 + Modem). The connection is secure. I have a broadband connection, which requires ...
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How do I set up an HTTP whitelist on a TP-Link router? [closed]

We have set up Blocked Services on a TP-Link router to block the HTTP Protocol. But we we would also like to whitelist specific sites over HTTP. How can I do this?
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Problems with torrents

I have the Cisco Linksys X2000. I have it on my PC an i have an ethernet cable on it with wich i give internet to my neigbour. Problem is he is kinda overuse my kindness and he uses it to download ...
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How to establish temporary remote connection between two hosts both behind router

The scenario is as follows: NOVICE == PC_A (192.168.0.X) <-> Router_A <-> Internet <-> Router_B <-> PC_B(192.168.1.X) == ME I need access to PC_B in order to access not only PC_B but ...
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Cannot download to network drive in TBs?

I try to download a file in 1.2TB size to my book live drive. I connected to it via wireless network. However, I cannot download all the file and after a while of download, download speed just ...
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Can't connect to Cisco router's settings page

Currently I have a 2 wire modem, and a Netgear WNDR3400. What I want to do is add a Cisco RV100W for its VPN features. Currently the Netgear router is connected to the modem via the WAN port. When I ...
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What is the difference between UDP hole punching and STUN? [closed]

As the title says, what is the difference between UDP hole punching and STUN? Or is it the same?
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http://192.168.1.1 not working

I am very new to this, so please bear with me here. I was looking to set up port forwarding for a game server. (Edit: TO HOST A MULTIPLAYER FLASH GAME ON MY IP ADRESS) I needed to log into my admin ...
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Lan connecting to a router thomson tg585 v8 to give internet to wifi localy

I have lubuntu 10.04 install on a desktop computer and have wifi internet connection, i want by Lan connecting to a router Thomson tg585 v8 to give internet to wifi local.....(laptop using Ubuntu ...
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Forwarding The Same Port To Multiple LAN Servers?

I would like to be able to use the Wake-On-LAN feature to be able to turn on the two computers attached to my router when i am out of the house using my WAN IP Address. Router = 81.210.109.0 PC A = ...
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How to troubleshoot network connection issue when a single website won't load?

I have a router which runs fine for all websites except for one in particular, that one website works sort of, it loads but no images show and the CSS sometimes doesn't load. I have already tried ...
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Can wireless router bandwidths stack?

If I have two of the same 150Mbps wireless N routers hooked into a main non-wireless router as wireless repeaters (DHCP disabled on wireless routers and they are essentially no longer routers) does ...
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What does Advanced DNS do?

I recently got a new D-Link router and when I was setting it up it asked if I wanted to use Advanced DNS because it provides "Faster and more reliable Internet browsing" or something along those lines ...
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Unable to connect to router/modem using Ethernet but can connect using Wireless

I can connect to my routers admin 192.168.1.1 using my laptops wireless connection, but I cannot connect using the LAN ports. Can this mean that the LAN ports are defective? I've tried everything from ...
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WR1043ND + WRT54G for extending Wifi range. How can I set them up to seamless signal switch?

I have a tp-link wr1043nd connected to my modem. This router has wifi but the signal is not strong enough for some parts of the house. I wanted to use my old wrt54g to extend the signal. Ive tried a ...
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How can I easily switch between my home network and a corporate VPN?

I work from home and have a Cisco 8000 series router on my desk that provides VPN connectivity to my company's network. The router sits between my ISP-provided router and my computer. While I am ...
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Buffalo N300 Router and Powerline Combo Colliding with Neighbors Network

I had a very weird experience recently that I'm trying to debug in my home network. I was on my mac looking at the computers on my home network that were auto-discovered. I saw a computer I didn't ...
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Is it possible to do Single Port Forwarding by machine name?

I setup my router (DynDNS + open port and redirect to specific IP with Single Port Forwarding) and desktop PC to allow me to remote desktop to my desktop PC. This work very well, but if my desktop PC ...
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Belkin F7D1301 v1 wireless router connection resets ever 30 mins

I have a Belkin F7D1301 v1 wireless router which is connected to a DSL modem. The connection works fine for 30 mins, after that it just stops working. The solution is to restart the modem and the ...
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port forwading to make a server on my computer

I tried to make a chat program with java. i succeed when i use the ip of 127.0.0.1 to connect. Socket socket = new Socket("127.0.0.1",5005); it all worked great on my computer and the program even ...
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Router in repeater mode

We have a Buffalo AirStation WHR-HP-G300N as the main router. We also have an Asus RT-N53 router located one floor higher. I've set the Asus router to act as a repeater for the Buffalo. There is a ...
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Router preventing access to the rest of the network

I'm on a network where we share a media server between all residents. If I connect my laptop directly to the network it detects the media server (through samba) without issues. Recently I've added a ...
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How to use QoS on a Tomato router to share bandwidth evenly between computers on network?

I've been looking through the source code for the kernel packet scheduler, and I'm pretty sure I could code what I want manually, if necessary, but I'd love to know if it is possible without ...
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Troubleshooting NAS and router port forwarding

I'm having a lot of problems with my NAS and my router which I can't find the cause of. My setup: Synology DS213 with DSM 4.1, Netgear CG3100, two computers running Windows 8 Pro 64-bit Everything ...
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Router behind switch in my home office will not pull up a dynamic IP from my service provider

I have the following setup in my home office: Fiber-optic service from my service provider passes through the service provider's ONT in the basement and into my apartment via an Ethernet cable ...
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Is there any reason to upgrade from a Linksys WRT54G from a security perspective?

I'm currently running a Linksys WRT54G with the latest firmware. I was recently thinking about newer routers and I realized that aside from new features (usb drives, media, etc) and faster speeds ...
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Bridged DSL connection works for a bit, then fails bizarrely

I've got a BellSouth FastAccess DSL subscription that has run on an ISP-provided 2wire HomePortal 1700HW combination modem/router for a few years now with no significant issues. I recently acquired a ...
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Why does traffic between two computers on a switch still travel through my router?

After reading Does All LAN Traffic Travel Through A Router as well as my previous experience, I'm surprised that traffic between two Mac computers on a Gigabit 5-port switch (Netgear Model GS105) was ...
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Sending data requests to an inactive router

Say I send a connection request to some website (eg. Google) through a router, which then sends it to the modem. If the modem is powered off, what happens? How does the router handle the resulting ...
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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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WiFi started vanishing frequently

This has continuously been driving me insane for the last couple of weeks. I have a TP Link TL WR1043ND WiFi router, and it has been working great for the last ~18 months on stock firmware. Now ...
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Filtering some websites from internet router

I want to filter out some websites in my home. I have a few computers in my home all of which are connected to internet. I want to block some sites like adult sites for all the computers. I don't ...
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Can't open DWR-112 router configuration

I'm using a DLink DWR-112 3G router to connect to the internet. The router's default IP address was 192.168.0.1, which I had changed to 192.168.1.1 and used the same to open my router's configuration. ...
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Setting up port forwarding on router to serve apache on a Mac

I have setup port forwarding on my router to Mac. When I try I enter my IP address the browser just times out and my router just resets. Now when I port forward to my NAS server everything works ...
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How can make a web server publicly accessible?

Recently I have installed LAMP server on Ubuntu Server and now my website is accessible from any device that is connected to my DSL modem (router). But I don't know how to make the server accessible ...
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How do I open ports on an Actiontec MI424WR?

Visiting a friend who has Frontier FiOS internet and an Actiontec MI424WR broadband router, latest version. While their ethernet connection works for web browsing, they are experiencing what I believe ...