troubleshooting Question

Router bloicks WAN IP for Cisco VLAN

Avatar of bgraves
bgravesFlag for United States of America asked on
Networking
8 Comments1 Solution104 ViewsLast Modified:
Cisco RV345 router in a static IP mode.
ISP gives me IPs of   x.y.z.232 /29 with gateway x.y.z.233
I set RV345 WAN as x.y.z.234 /29

Now I try to define a globally known address using a VLAN to connect a server:
  so maybe a server at x.y.z.236 with an interface on a port asdsigned to VLAN1.
  VLAN 1: IP x.y.z.235 /29  and the RV345 gives a red box and won't allow it.
  because I am not so smart, I try /30 and it also errors
  Tried other IPs, x.y.z.236 through x.y.z.238 and they all fail
  Any IP OUTSIDE the router's WAN range x.y.z.232 /29 is allowed.

I want the server's IP to be one of the ISP assigned values, but the RV345 seems to prevent it.
What am I missing here?
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
Soulja
Sr.Net.Eng
Join our community to see this answer!
Unlock 1 Answer and 8 Comments.
Start Free Trial
Learn from the best

Network and collaborate with thousands of CTOs, CISOs, and IT Pros rooting for you and your success.

Andrew Hancock - VMware vExpert
See if this solution works for you by signing up for a 7 day free trial.
Unlock 1 Answer and 8 Comments.
Try for 7 days

”The time we save is the biggest benefit of E-E to our team. What could take multiple guys 2 hours or more each to find is accessed in around 15 minutes on Experts Exchange.

-Mike Kapnisakis, Warner Bros