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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2 dhcp server with one pool

I want to know if there is an option to have two DHCP servers with one pool. The reason for this unorthodox setup is, I have two router in remote locations on the same LAN (10.0.0.0) And sometimes, ...
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Cannot connect to wifi in windows 8.1 for my new HP laptop

I just bought a new HP laptop 15-d035dx and it has a pre-installed of Windows 8.1 in it. My problem is I cannot connect it to my home's wifi router. All the devices such as ipad, iphone, samsung s3 ...
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Strange Issue with computer shutdown and cable outage

This problem first showed signs a few days ago. I was working on my iMac, and suddenly it shut off immediately without showing any warning signs. So, I powered it back on and my ethernet connection ...
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How to set up QoS on ADSL router (terracom) for prioritizing browsing

I want to configure the ADSL router which connects 10+ machines to the internet. I want to give maximum priority to browsing (ports 80,443) and set low priority for bittorrent etc.(port 42180) I have ...
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Configuring Airtel Beetel 450TC1 ADSL2+ Router for local RJ45 cable internet

Please help me configure my Airtel Beetel 450TC1 ADSL2+ Router for local RJ45 cable internet (my ip lookup suggests my ISP name as smartlinklink broadband services pvt ltd) Here are my current ...
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how to find if port is blocked by router over ssh

I have my own distributed app that connect over TCP to several remote machines, i have ssh access to these machines, my program uses a specific port "3333", when my app fails to connect to the ...
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Forward my public ip address to my xampp webserver

I am trying to forward my public ip address with port 80 to a xampp webserver. I have an ADSL modem and a wireless media router. I have done the following: Reserved a DHCP address inside the ...
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Not able to open any site other than Stackexchange, Google and some others

I was using a DSL modem to connect to internet earlier, but recently I have bought a TP link wireless router which I am using now. For 2 days the router worked fine but today I am having some problems ...
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Mobile 4G Wifi Router which restricts access to only 1 website

Does anyone know if a Mobile 4G Wifi Router can be turned into a wifi hotspot that only allows access to one website? Two other potential solution are to use a mobile phone with 4G and tethering ...
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Can not access localhost by external ip

I know there are various documents available on web giving the steps to do this but I am not able to fix the problem -- I have an angularjs project which is running on localhost (and os is ubuntu ...
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D-Link DIR-655 Router rebooting itself randomly

My router keeps restarting itself randomly, usually when skype call is in progress, which is the worst time for reboot to me. The leds blinks and all wireless clients are dropped during restart. Also ...
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Connect Wired Lan Router to Wi-Fi Signal

I have a router that runs a small wired LAN. Right now this router is connected to an ISP -- also via a wired connection. I want to have the option of using the ambient Wi Fi, which is often more ...
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Why can't my router connect to Internet?

I have UPC internet connection (chello.pl). My router is D-Link DIR-300. When I use provided modem to connect to the internet there is no problem. When I try to do it via router, I can't get a ...
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Verizon Fios Wireless router and ethernet outlets in various rooms of the house

I have Verizon FIOS and with that a Verizon wireless router (in a closet upstairs) in which the 4 ethernets ports are connected to a panel where there are 4 ethernet ports. Each port from that panel ...
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Router drops connection to L2TP VPN

I'm connecting to VPN service through my TP-Link (TL-WR740N v4) router, using the L2TP server they provide. The router frequently drops the connection, every 30-40 minutes or so but usually reconnects ...
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Connect 2 Routers Wirelessly

(If this isn't the best site for this, let me know and I'll move it) I just moved into a new house that is lacking in coax and ethernet outlets, so I was forced to put our modem and router on the ...
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how do I do port forwarding on WBR-3407a?

I am attempting to establish a connection between two computers using MSDN codes: Client code: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/ms737591(v=vs.85).aspx Server code: ...
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How can I get my router and Inprocomm IPN2220 wireless network card connected?

Problem I can not connect to my Techniclan WAR-54G router's personal wireless network via my older Acer Travelmate 2300 XP Pro laptop that uses a InProComm IPN2220 wireless network card. However, ...
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Port forwarding spotty through Arris TG862G/CT

I am set up with Xfinity using an Arris TG862G/CT as our modem/router device. I have set up port forwarding through the router and it mostly works except for two problems. Reverse proxies with ...
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check if two IP addresses belong to the same router

I have several hosts from which I traceroute to the same destination. Is there a way to determine whether two IP addresses belong to different interfaces of the same router? Is it enough to check if ...
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Sometimes can't ping router

I have a TP Link tl-wr1043nd v1 router with gargoyle 1.6.1 on it. At least once or twice a day, my internet breaks for a couple minutes. When I try to ping the router it will output: PING ...
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Why does Windows 8.1 prevent my wifi adapter from connecting to my 802.11n wireless network?

I tried upgrading my mom's PC to Windows 8.1 and it wen't smooth for the most part except I could not connect to the wireless network anymore. The driver for the wireless adapter was installed (tried ...
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Belkin wifi router wont pick up internet from modem

My internet connection works just fine when it's manually connected via a cable to my modem, but when I tried enabling my wi-fi connection, it doesn't seem to work. I have 4 LAN ports in my modem and ...
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Stopping Comcast from turning router into a hotspot

Comcast has announced intentions to turn comcast owned end-point routers into public hotspots: http://money.cnn.com/2014/06/16/technology/security/comcast-wifi-hotspot/ I noticed xfinitywifi network ...
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Why is it that a single device can bring down an entire network?

I manage our shops network, and twice in the last year a single device has completely killed our network. When this happens you can't even access the router until you find/unplug the device and ...
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Client mode: how to join a specific BSSID (not ESSID) in DD-WRT?

I have multiple access points available with the same ESSID from my hotspot ISP, the one with the strongest signal has a web login problem and I can't use it. However, the one slightly weaker (but ...
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Zyxel P660H-D1 Bridge without Default Gateway (N/A)

can someone help me? i have a configuration from old Modems, and i wanna configure new one, as same. The Config must be so: Bridging! WAN Information - DSL Mode: NORMAL - IP Address: N/A - IP ...
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Configure network to have good multiplex

I have some Macs connected to the internet through a Netgear router. All use a wireless connection. I also have an AirPlay speaker connected wirelessly to the same router. A smart TV is also ...
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Port Forwarding on Router via SSH

I want to forward 3 ports on my router to a machine with a local IP of 192.168.0.14, via SSH (in the Mac OS X Terminal). If I were to do it manually from my router's preference page it would look like ...
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Can't get to router page

So, I go to cmd, and see that my default gateway is 10.0.1.1 I type this in to my address bar, and get ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED. Pinging the router works. Image of ...
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Cisco Router: Don't forward DNS queries for specific domain

I've configured my Cisco 2600 series router 12.4(25b) to act as a DNS cache server for my network per the below command. My internal hosts resolve internal and external domains just fine. What I ...
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Website won't load(waiting forever), others will

I'm facing a strange issue.Following is the website that trying to visit http://forum.xda-developers.com/ while eneters the url in any browser it's keep loading forever tried in CHROME,FIREFOX and ...
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How do I connect to my home's primary wired network through an extra (wireless) router?

Thanks for looking! I have set up a desktop PC in my workshop. The Cat 5 cable connects from this PC to a wireless router which is connected to my home network. The Internet connection is working ...
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How to block outgoing packets to Google DNS Servers on dlink router?

I have a dlink DIR 600L, and now I want to configure my router firewall to block outgoing packets to Google DNS Servers (8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4) for TCP/UDP and port 53 (DNS), this is so that I can use ...
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Combine multiple DNS filtering result

Several DNS servers provide filtering against different categories, mostly for the local government 'undesirable content', some for malware, and some for ads. What I want is to create/use a DNS server ...
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find wireless-repeater ip (router)

Really long time ago I set up my dd-wrt router up as a repeater. It works well; in the summer I place it near the garden and I have wifi in the garden. I would like to revisit te settings and see if ...
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FritzBox router as a WLAN access point behind cable router - can't access NAS attached to cable router

I have a FritzBox 7270 v3 as a WLAN access point for my mobile devices. This box is attached via LAN to my cable router (Hitron CVE-30360) as well as my NAS (QNAP TS-421). My NAS and my cable router ...
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Reboot N150 router remotely

Is there some way to reboot a Netgear N150 router remotely? I can't see any way in the web interface for doing this (I think my old dg834 had a diagnostics page but I can't find it on this one). ...
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Connect to 3G internet connection (shared by iPhone) while connected to local network (wifi) without internet

Currently I need to connect to a local network that doesn't has any internet connection Let's say this is the rough idea of this local network: router: 192.168.1.1 computer a: 192.168.1.2 ...
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Redirect traffic to local address so iOS speedtest app measures LAN speed

I have mounted a Speedtest Mini server on a local LAMP, so I can test my LAN speeds effortlessly just by opening the URL with a Flash enabled web browser, the thing is, I want my iOS and Android ...
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Portforwarding Combine Several Ports

Hi I got a Raspberry Pi at A.A.A.B in my local network and I have set up a DMZ on my router so that any incoming traffic that comes to my router gets redirected to my raspberry pi wich I can connect ...
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Packet loss while using a router

I have a broadband internet connection. I am connecting to the internet Using PPPoE connection. When I connect to internet using my PC it works perfectly. But when I try to use a router to connect to ...
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Why would wifi router suddenly start having a bad connection for only one of the connected devices?

My home connection consists of two OSX Mavericks laptops connected to a Motorola box that functions both as a wifi router and a cable modem. About a month ago, we started seeing problems. The ...
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Can't access server on LAN new Router

Earlier this week my roommates decided to change the router we are using for our home network. On the old router I had no problems accessing a laptop running Mint Linux over the network(SSH, FTP, and ...
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Wifi connection and limited access on open network

I have a weird problem with one desktop pc and the wifi connection. I have a Netgear WNDR3800 router, and a TP Link access point working as a repeater. To use the AP as a repeater I have to disable ...
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How to provide free connection with usage caps (dd-wrt firmware)

I've got a pretty badass router (okay, not that good, but not bad: TP_link TR1034ND), with DD-WRT firmware. My connection is about 90/35mbps which is also pretty good. I want to provide a free ...
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How do I get the IP Adress of my vpn server

I Connect to internet using PPTP connection type from my computer using following setting internet address: blue.connect.net.pk user id: myusername password: mypassword my problem: my dwr-112 ...
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DDWRT Backup Internet Connection with a Twist

Need some help with DD-WRT. I have two buildings. Each has their own Internet connection. I am using Engenius outdoor wireless devices to connect the building networks together and it works like a ...
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Can't access router management of TP-LINK TL-WR842ND after setting as access point

I disabled DHCP on TP-LINK TL-WR842ND and connect it LAN to LAN to my base router in order to set it as wireless access point for wireless devices. TP-LINK received an IP address from base router. ...
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windows ethernet adapter not recognizing lan cable

Not sure if this is the right place - please refer me to another group if not. I have an issue getting my Asus laptop (Windows 7) LAN card to work. My setup is: dsl modem --> asus wireless router --> ...