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Custom Cat6 Ethernet 802.3af not working as it should

I have a custom cat 6 ethernet that I made with the following 250ft of Cat 6 from Monoprice. Wired with T568B I have this cable currently, which is roughly 20 feet, going to a keystone jack on a patch ...
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Wifi devices cannot access mesh downlink APs

Hey I wonder if anyone can help me. For about 3 years my setup has worked and recently it has stopped working. I'm pretty sure it's a software setting but don't know what setting I'm after. I have ...
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How to configure Bullet ubiquiti using wifi roaming?

I am using a bullet 2HP and a bullet M2. The bullet 2HP has the following options for wireless mode: Access Point Access Point WDS Station Station WDS The bullet M2 has the following options for ...
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Bad Packet loss between Unifi Switch and Unifi Dream Machine Pro

I'm pulling my hair out on this one. I'm seeing really bad network performance (bad packet loss) via one of my switches. In short, this issue makes VoIP impossible to use, causes certain applications ...
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multiple lan with without cross communication except from internet target

I have many (sub)lan connected to the (main)lan with internet access and I want that all sub-lans can have internet access without the ability to access devices (i.e. printers, router, PCs) in the ...
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Ubiquiti USG stopped routing through WAN1

Since a few weeks, I have a strange problem with the Ubiquity USG. The USG no longer routes Internet traffic from het internal network to the Internet via the WAN port, but it does so via the WAN2 ...
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how to link 2 LANs using 2 Ubiquiti antennas

We have 2 Ubiquiti antennas model "Nanobeam m5-16-5ghz" I want to link my home network to my sister home, where she has an internet provider. The visibility is perfect and the distance is ...
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UniFi Gateway with L2/L3 TPLink switch, LAN and WLAN on same VLAN trouble

My gear consists of: USG-Pro-4 TP-Link T2600G-18TS JetStream L2 Managed Switch UAP-AC-Lite Hyper-V virtual server running Windows Server 2019 with DHCP server for all 3 networks On the USG I have 3 ...
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UDM Pro VPN - Client can't reach LAN devices, but LAN devices can reach client

I'm setting up a home network with a Ubiquiti UDM Pro at the heart. I want to be able to remotely access the network over a VPN. I followed this article from Ubiquiti to set up the VPN gateway. Using ...
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Can I block network traffic for a specified IP range on a Ubiquiti NanoBeam in a PTMP configuration? (updated)

Kind of new to the whole networking situation, but I'm working on a project that has my home network stretching out over my property to two different locations. So I have my home, a Barn, and a 2nd ...
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Ubiquiti UniFi gives a specific client a link-local address (169.254..) but DHCP works for other clients

I have a weird problem. A single client in my home network keep getting a link-local address 169.254.., like 169.254.12.96. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Link-local_address https://community.ui.com/...
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How to create a persistent cronjob on an Ubiquiti Edgerouter-X so its still there after a firmware update

We have tens of Ubiquiti Edgerouter-X's on active on customer locations. They among other things responsible for pinging an IP each minute. This is done by a cronjob (set with crontab -e) and works ...
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What are the benefits/trade-offs of enabling "Smart Queue Management" on ER-X?

I have an ER-X router from Ubiquiti. With COVID-19, both my girlfriend and I spend a lot of time on video calls. Would enabling "Smart Queue Management" (QoS) help with the quality of calls (...
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What is the difference between a router with an internal switch and a router without?

I am trying to understand why I would choose an ER-X (Internal switch, yes, all ports) vs an ER-4 (Internal switch, no) My understanding is both routers and switches can be used to connect multiple ...
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Can you bridge a basic mesh wifi (e.g. google wifi) system with a separate wireless bridge?

I currently have one house with a mesh Wi-Fi system (Google Wi-Fi). I am adding a back-house that is too far to reach with just mesh access points alone. I would like to maintain the Google Wi-Fi ...
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ICMP DUP! packets (but only sometimes)

I have LibreNMS monitoring devices on my home network and it is logging duplicate ICMP packets on my network. Of the 30+ nodes being monitored, a few (3-4) exhibit this behavior. I can reproduce it ...
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Testing LAN network speed

I have my home wired with CAT 5e (which I understand can support gigabit ethernet) connected using the ubiquiti devices (1 UniFi Security Gateway 3P, 1 network switch 8-60W and 2 access points - UniFi ...
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Home Networking Rj45 from switch to faceplate

I'm currently running network cable from a central switch to different areas of the house. One room has an RJ45 faceplate, every other cable is running between locations connected to rj45 connectors. ...
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Unifi Dream Machine, UK use, dsl

First, I feel I have to say, I'm very new to Networking. I've used my ISP provided router for years and I'm only now looking into ways to improve my Wifi signal, network security etc. So, I'm thinking ...
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how to open ports (as opposed to forwarding them) on Ubiquiti Edgemax?

My computer has a VPN running, but I have an SSH tunnel forwarding traffic on port 8000 to its router (Ubiquiti Edgemax) through which I can route traffic in order to circumvent the VPN. I have a ...
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