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Watchguard setup with Comcast modem

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Last Modified: 2013-12-14
I had just purchased a watchguard xtm 21-w and want to it up but am having a difficult time.  I have gone through the wizard and put in all the correct parameters but I cannot connect to the internet.  I have a static IP with comcast 99.99.99.91 and have it working with my linksys router.  I can connect to the internet that way but want to remove the linksys wireless and put in this new firewall.  Are there policies that need to be but into place to get the internet working.  The external IP for the firewall is 99.99.99.91/29 and gateway is 99.99.99.96.  ETH1 is default at 10.0.1.1.  I have the comcast modem plugged into ETH0 (External) and the lan line plugged int ETH1.
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