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comment Setting up router when modem doesn't have bridge mode, so that DHCP and Port Forward Happen on Router
we might be able to improve answers to this question if we knew what model and manufacturer router you have. Could you add that information to the question?
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comment Setting up router when modem doesn't have bridge mode, so that DHCP and Port Forward Happen on Router
Q: "What is best practice for setting up my external router...?" A: There are no best practices.
Dec
3
comment Use a Wifi AP as a reciever?
Thank you for asking; unfortunately this question seems to be about home / consumer networking. Both home networking and consumer class devices are off-topic here. Super User is the right place to ask this question; rest assured that several of our members answer there too.
Nov
23
comment How to debug “SIP registration failed”?
What do you see when you use wireshark to sniff the failed connection attempts? Wireshark will allow you to see any returned errors
Nov
22
revised How to debug “SIP registration failed”?
Reformat, fix up urls
Nov
22
suggested approved edit on How to debug “SIP registration failed”?
Nov
14
answered How to setup this home network to allow connection between two subnets?
Nov
3
revised 2 Routers on network, can i have them do different DHCP
Reformat, add graphic from http://networkengineering.stackexchange.com/questions/12786/
Nov
3
suggested approved edit on 2 Routers on network, can i have them do different DHCP
Oct
28
answered Cisco Catalyst 2950 Console to DB-9 female to USB Linux
Oct
27
comment Cisco Catalyst 2950 Console to DB-9 female to USB Linux
Are you running PuTTY as root when you're having problems connecting to /dev/ttyUSB0? If not, please start there.
Oct
26
revised ContentException of Type Network_Error when streaming Amazon Prime Videos
Make image clickable for more visibility... remove irrelevant info about cross-post which was closed
Oct
26
suggested approved edit on ContentException of Type Network_Error when streaming Amazon Prime Videos
Sep
30
awarded  Explainer
Sep
24
awarded  Autobiographer
Sep
11
awarded  Nice Question
Aug
16
revised Very strange networking issue
Made images clickable
Aug
16
suggested approved edit on Very strange networking issue
Aug
12
awarded  Notable Question
Aug
9
revised how to recover pv and lvm with no lvm export?
fix up hyperlink