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Questions tagged [router]

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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Start and End IP address ranges to have only first 2 digits fixed? [on hold]

My ISP having IP address that starts like that; 55:xx:xx:xx. I want to configure my router to have destination start and destination end to be only from IPs starting with 55. What is the range ...
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How to identify blank hostname in my network

I share the Internet with my neighbour, but it's mine. He asked me to do it since he couldn't ask for his own (Venezuela's things). There's an ethernet wire that goes from my router to his house and ...
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OpenVPN + OpenWrt: server doesn't see devices in the client's network

I have an OpenVPN server. I'd like to get the access from there to the resources available on the client's network. The client network is managed by an OpenWrt-based router; it serves as an OpenVPN ...
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Router doesn't detect internet from ISP bridged router

I have a brand new Asus RT-AC 1200G+ which I want to use as my main router. My ISP provider set their router to bridge mode. So, I connected the ethernet cable from their router to my Asus wan (blue) ...
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Hard restarted ECI router, still cannot login as admin

I tried to login to my ECI router at home as Admin, but it was with no success. So I did a Hard Reset to reset the passwords and settings for the router to default and I still was not able to login as ...
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Can't ping/acces router, but do have internet acces

I can't ping or acces my router on my default gateway IP 192.168.2.254 but i do have error-free internet acces. The reason I want to acces my router is to set up a IP camera. I can acces my router ...
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Netgear N600 C3700 slow wireless LAN

I have a need to transfer about 200GB of data from MacBook to PC on regular basis. Since both devices are wirelessly connected to my router I'm using local network provided by router to transfer files ...
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If I disable the 5GHz radio on my router will it improve my 2.4GHz performance or range?

I have an ASUS RT-AC53 dual-band router having 3 antennas. Currently, it is emitting both the 2.4GHz and 5GHz Wi-Fi radios. I am just curious if I disable the 5GHz radio will it anyway improve the ...
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Stop LAN IP changing wether connected to wifi or ethernet

Ive got an HP, W10 Pro laptop that i want to access via Microsoft Remote Desktop, to do this im accessing it by it LAN IP. Because our router re user LAN IPs we have setup a MAC to IP binding for the ...
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Setting up Twilio VoIP on home router

VoIP and home router noob here, I purchased a phone number for voip from Twilio and already tested it (incoming calls work) on my android phone with Zoiper. I'm having trouble getting it working with ...
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Two Internet connections via two modems, one router, specify which modem to use on PC

At work, we have two Internet connections via two modems, one cable modem and one 4G modem. To the cable modem, there is a Wi-Fi router connected, and that is our network A. The 4G modem has a built-...
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TP-Link Access Control targets

I want to configure an access control rule target on my TP-Link router (Archer C-7). I want a target I can use to blocks access to any Internet IP. I thought I could tell it "block IP address range 0....
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Wireless Network Connection - Inconsistent Speeds

Been having crazy speed fluctuations e.g. 80Mbps -> under 2Mbps for weeks. I called my ISP who sent out an engineer who said the router was fine and their end was fine. I've been doing a lot of ...
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How to access the primary router through DHCP of a secondary router?

I have a primary router, mainly an ONT. It is configured to be in Bridge Mode with its LAN port connecting to the WAN port of the secondary router, within the range of the primary router's DHCP. This ...
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Connect two networks via an iMac?

Ohai guys. I have a question regarding a setup and as a fresh trainee, I am having problems since there is barely any information on the internet let alone a similar case. The current setup: 2 ...
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Why ASUS RT-AC3200 continues to accept connections from the WAN to the administration site, even if this has been turned off?

Monitoring my home router RT-AC3200 (Firmware Version:3.0.0.4.382_50624) during the last couple of days, I have been seeing continuos attempts to login from the WAN to the administration console. ...
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Cannot flash a Netgear R8000 router with Tomato or DD-WRT firmware,

I purchased a new Netgear R8000 but cannot flash it with Tomato (Shibby or Advanced) or DD-WRT (Kong). Any time I try to use the initial image I receive an error message stating that the firmware is ...
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Accessing remotely extender attached to router

When I'm accessing locally my office network, the router is http://192.168.1.1/. I can then login, discover the extender's IP, something like 192.168.1.xx and connect to the admin interface of the ...
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Point domain to a computer inside LAN

Is it possible to, for ex.: point domain.com to 192.168.1.10 point domain2.com to 192.168.1.11 inside my LAN network? Or even more with port forwarding: point domain.com:80 to 192.168.1.10:5000 ...
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Rogue Start-Up of Robot sweeper

I have an Xiaomi Mi robot sweeper and at 7:00:40pm each day it is being started up by a rogue internet message. I saved the active IP table from the DD-WRT router firmware immediately before and ...
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How can I determine who is blocking port 25 from the internet?

I'm flummoxed. I've bought a domain name through 'freehostia.com' - and I've setup the MX records to point to my DDNS based local SMTP/POP3 server which I'm running on a Synology NAS box. I've ...
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Installing VPN on a college PS4 [closed]

NordVPN is one of the few VPNs that work in my dorm. I plan on using it to bypass PSN server blocks. The wall in my room has a LAN type outlet. Last time I tried to configure the VPN on PS4, but ...
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Many routers behind main router cause slow internet?

I don't know if this is the correct place to ask, but here I go. We live with 10 people in 10 rooms in a 3 floor student house. Every room has an Ethernet connection. When I do a Speedtest I get an ...
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Unable to access LAN servers in network after connecting to VPN

I am facing a tough time connecting to our company's VPN. When I use my home DLink router to connect, the connection itself doesn't happen. I get the follwing error in the Global VPN client logs : "...
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SSH to ubuntu server from the internet through 2 routers

I need to access my ubuntu server remotely, by ssh. The problem is i can't figure out what i'm doing wrong. I have a ssh key set up, it works on the local network, i have allowed AllowTcpForwarding ...
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How to Create your own Domain Name after forwarded my server through my router?

I have set up my own web server with Ubuntu server 16.04, I am actually using another laptop for testing the web server. To have access locally, I have: Router 192.168.1.1 Server ...
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How does a home router know the upstream address?

I've been recently told that you can change routers easily by simply swapping them. However, I was then confused to how a router knows the upstream IP address of the ISP?
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Pros and Cons of using Router vs Pi Raspberry as VPN server [closed]

I need to create a secure link to the Internet. Researching the subject, I find that there are two options for me. 1) use an old computer/laptop or better yet, a Raspberry Pi, to create a VPN server ...
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My router lets me log in to it via SSH - why? [closed]

I was playing around in my WiFi router's settings, and noticed an option for allowing SSH access. When I log in to it via SSH, I am greeted with a very limited machine. The only binary present seems ...
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How can I access my home laptop's linux prompt through my router?

I have a router that is reachable from public internet and the IP address what I'm receiving from my ISP is the address on the internet. So I can easily do port forwards. I have a laptop with Fedora ...
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Cannot connect 3G/4G routers and USB 3G/4G modem with static(consistent) IP address but subnet mask different on every device

I have a problem with several data SIM cards communication. Situation: Architecture is five 4G/3G routers with Linux and one Fedora server with USB 4G/3G modem. Routers are supposed to read data ...
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Wifi much slower than the specification of hardware would suggest

I am based in Germany. I have recently got a new 100 Mbit/s internet connection. My new Router is a Fritz!Box 7490, with Wifi speed 1300 + 450 Mbit/s in 2.4 and 5 GHz. My wireless network card in ...
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Control Port Forwarding on Second Router

Basically, I want my WAN 1 connection port forwarding to be managed entirely by PfSense. Please note there is no option/possibility for me to remove the ISP router for WAN 1. Will it be possible if I ...
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Can not cascade routers LAN to LAN

I have the following LAN to WAN setup and it works fine. The only problem is my ethernet speed from the second router is about half of my maximum speed that I get with ethernet cable connected to the ...
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Why might pfsense be removing the link-local ipv6 address for my wan interface?

I am a Comcast customer, using IPv6 through a pfSense hardware appliance (PCEngines APU, running version 2.4.3-RELEASE.) I have setup my IPv6 on pfSense to ask for prefix delegations, which ...
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Android wifi (oreo) dropping. Because of pihole? [migrated]

First of all, my apologies if I'm posting in the wrong forum. I'm a bit lost in the SE galaxy. But since my issue is quite complex and specific, I feel this is the best place. Let me know if I'm wrong....
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How to configure this network: multiple wireless access points acting as routers

I want to create a WLAN where I have 3 separate WiFi access points (connected to each other via Ethernet cable) and where all the clients attached to these WAPs can communicate with each other while ...
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Reserving IP Range in Home Routers

I would like to ask how can I reserve an IP Range on a home router? For example, I have a Cisco RV215W, and I would like the IP Range 192.168.1.100 - 192.168.1.115 to NOT be distributed by the router, ...
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Get DNSmasq to redirect local network requests to server on network

I have a server on my network. Accessing it from devices outside the network by domain name works perfectly. Some devices though, like my phone, connect to the network by wifi, and when they do, they ...
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How to set up a private network with nested routers to ssh intou from the outside

I have four Pi's connected to a router behind an ADSL modem (with a static ip), that connects to the internet. What settings should I use on my ADSL modem and router to successfully ssh from the ...
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Access LAN from behind a router

My router, a UniFi Security Gateway from Ubiquiti, is connected to a local network that provides internet connectivity via the WAN port. The LAN port on the device is my personal network to which my ...
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MikroTik hEX router – how to limit bandwidth on Ethernet

I have a MikroTik hEX router running RouterOS 6.4. eth1 is my WAN port. eth2 is connected to a TP-Link Wi-Fi router. All the devices on this Wi-Fi network have addresses in the range 192.168.42.100 ...
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Connect device to internet using a Linux Computer

I have the next architecture: [Device Eth0]--LAN---[Eth 0 Linux Computer Wth0]--Wifi--[Router Wifi] Device Eth0 :IP:10.0.0.15, MK:255.255.255.0,GW:10.0.0.2 Linux Computer Eth0: IP:10.0.0.2, MK:255....
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My router reset its self to default settings

I have a Netgear DGND3700v2 and a few days ago I noticed it's settings had switched back to default. The router's administrator password was not the default password, and I was the only one who knew ...
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Browser redirects to router login page after router reset

So today I was just studying online classes as usual and noticed extremely slow work of the internet. I tried to reset my router and that's when the problems appeared. Now every time I try to connect ...
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OpenWrt AP in client mode has really slow download

I have OpenWrt installed on a TP-Link WA801ND access point running in client mode connected to another (corporate wifi) network. I believe the connection to the corporate network is strong. See ...
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Static Routes on Mesh Routers

I currently have a Netgear WNDR-3700 running DD-WRT and while it's been pretty solid over the years, it only does 802.11n and doesn't reach the farthest corners of our house very well, so I'm looking ...
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Lan to Wan - No internet

I have my ISP router that I cant do much with e.g. VPN or Smart DNS. I would like to set up a second router to for this. This is how it is connected. ISP Router (192.168.0.1) LAN to DD-WRT router (...
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Router as VPN client; which routes to let attached devices to see resources in the VPN?

I am using an OpenVpn server (ip 192.168.7.141), which gives 10.8.0.x Ips and everything works fine if I use a device to directly connect to it: the device is able to connect to the LAN the server is ...
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How can I take all traffic destined for a certain port, from any IP to any IP, and redirect it to the local machine, preserving the source IP?

I want to take all traffic, from any IP address to any IP address, originating on interface enp4s5, destined for port 80, and redirect it to the local machine (the router that iptables is running on). ...