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Qwest 2Wire Modem configuration for remote access

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I am attempting to configure my Qwest 2Wire 2700HD-G DSL modem/Router so I can remote access my office Windows server? I can't seem to access the proper setup page on the modem/router. Do I need to have java-script enabled? Thanks
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ElrondCT earned 500 total points
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For most 2Wire modem/routers, the setup page is http://gateway.2Wire.net; even though it looks like a regular web address, it's actually intercepted by the modem. How are you trying to access the page, and what is happening?

I wouldn't normally expect you to need to change the modem setup for remote access to another computer on the Internet anyway. How are you trying to access the server?
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Hi,

Thanks for the reply, and comments. I was able to get into the advanced firewall settings of the Qwest 2wire (Model 2700HD-G) DSL modem/router and configure the firewall settings to allow both remote desktop and remote assistance to the applied hosting applications to both the server I was attempting to connect to and my computer. It all works fine now.

Thanks again.
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