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The term broadband commonly refers to high-speed Internet access that is always on and faster than the traditional dial-up access. Broadband includes several high-speed transmission technologies such as digital subscriber line (DSL), cable, fiber optics, wireless (for which there is a separate topic), satellite and broadband over powerlines (BPL).

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Hi Support

Need help usually where can i get the source and destination of the ip address.

I am a system guy not strong in the Network, currently, there is network outages that users unable to surf internet.

There is no traffic to the ISP. When i log a call to ISP there are asking the source and destination of the ip address.
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I am not able to access router login page from Android phone.  I put then after login page opens I type the correct username and password. it doesn't open it says password or username is incorrect. But I put same username and password on the computer then it connects.... please help
Can Class of service be configured on ATM connection to a site? Needless to say it is carrying site traffic to MPLS node.
i have a customer who needs to have emails coming into their server via two WANS right now. long story.
i have set up their lease line in and everything works fine. and connected their adsl both to a dreytek 2830. i have configured load balancing so that all outbound traffic goes over the lease line. port 25 is forwarded to thier server listening on both #WANs however it only works over the lease line. if i try  a connectivity test on the domain using the ADSL line it fails connecting on port 25.
what am i missing?
Residential account installed a server and SonicWall. Haven't asked Spectrum if commercial account is an option and prefer not to.

Ubee router, according to Spectrum is in gateway mode, meaning all data is passed onto the SonicWall. Problem is SonicWall will allow network for awhile however the Ubee device acts as if it competes the only way to get it to work again is by resetting. When this happens it appears the Ubee modem resets and is no longer in gateway mode. According to Spectrum a soft reset should not allow gateway mode to be removed.

Anyone know the best way to configure Ubee Spectrum cable modem to a SonicWall? Does Spectrum offer a better modem option, Ubee seems to be extremely limited.

Thank you.
Hey all, i have an issue that external calls has noise, delayed audio from the external side. Internal calls are fine.
We recently changed from the Telstra supplied modem to a Draytek Modem. All ports have been opened up the same as they were on the Telstra one, all lines and SIP registered straight away, however i have not been able to resolve the noise.
As Draytek have alot more advanced firewall settings, QOS, I'm not sure what feature / settings i need to change to test.
We are running freepbx 2.11.

Hello IT Pros.

I'm new to Ubiquiti, and wondering if someone here has experience setting up a network using Ubiquiti hardware?
Nothing has been implemented so far.

Any leads will be fully appreciated.

The idea that we want to implement
Dear All,

I would like to configure the connectivity on my home but I'm having some doubts and would like your help in order to configure the best way possible.

Modem:  TPLink (TD-W8901N)
Router: Linksys (WRT1900ACS)

Currently I have two different options to configure internet connectivity:

1- Allow the TPLink to connect using PPoE on PV2 and specify user and password on the Modem and connect the cable from the TPLink to the internet connection on the Router Linksys (WRT1900ACS), so using this way we will receive internal IP Address from the TPLink instead of the WAN IP on the Internet Connection in the Linksys router.

2- Set the TPLink as Bridge Connection and connect the cable to the Internet Port on WRT1900ACS and configure the Router to connect using the PPoE on the Linksys and just use the TPLink as bridge.

Can you help me to understand the best recommended configuration and some explanation why just to understand?

Also would like to know if there any required configuration on the TPLink like VCI or VPI or something specific to have better performanc from the ISP?

I'm currently having performance issue on the connectivity and wanted to undertand the best way to setup the connectivity.

Thanks in advance,
This is a general question to show my ignorant side.  We have construction going on at my business and they need to widen the driveway.  There are wires that need to be re-located for this construction project and the general contractor notes that there is 1 T1 lines and several fiber lines.  The fiber lines, I know, are run by the local cable company to provide us with digital phones and broadband internet.  I am guessing that the T1 is for the PRI for my ShoreTel phone system.  Is it possible to service my phone system some other way via those fiber lines or is the T1 the only way that I will be able to function?
Hi everyone;

I'm encountering an issue with Outlook when sending emails after moving to a new office and install a new fiber broadband internet line (Sending through webmail or from phones is working).

With SSL encryption, port number 465 the outlook shows that the server does not support this type of encryption.

With TLS encryption, port number 587 the error is the connection to the server was interrupted.

Anyone encounter this issue before?

Any suggested solution is highly appreciable.

Thank you.


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We have Verizon FIOS triple play.  They supplied an actiontech modem router.  

The contract is ending and we are moving to Comcast internet only service.  Verizon wants just the TV boxes back - says I can keep the actiontech.

can we just plug in the coax from comcast into the actiontech and it'll work?  or is it set up / proprietary for Verizon service only?  (right now the actiontech is fed from the Verizon optical box with a cat 5 on the WAN port, but it has a coax connector also.)

Again, we're looking to use this for just the internet only service

I need a list of LTE Modems (NOT ROUTER COMBO) that will work with Verizon, comes with Antennas needed to pick up the LTE Network to distributing to an existing switch.

Hello Everyone!

We had some security cameras installed and the installer asked me to open port 8000 for the dvr.  We have a Sonicwall 1260 Pro and I followed the instructions for port forwarding.  I created the service for both TCP/UDP, port 8000 and then created the group.  I used the public server wizard to allow public access to the camera ip.  After everything was complete I used the site,, to check if port 8000 was open.  Unfortunately, the port is still closed.  I'm stuck figuring what I could be doing wrong.  We do have 2 static ips for the site.  The other ip is used for the fax machine line.  i don't know if this could cause the problem.  Any help is appreciated.

Router: SonicWall 1260 Pro
ISP: Cox
Camera IP:
Port: 8000
There have been vendors accesses via Rdp & Teamviewer with internal staffs help :
staff use a broadband (Guest network & 4G) to connect their laptop to & their LAN
to the corporate network.

How can I thoroughly trace these down & block them?

Certainly they'll need sort of accounts to login, right?
Hi,  I have sonicwall routers at all locations.  We recently upgraded our coaxial broadband connections and since then we can't send any file larger that 5-8mb without it adversely affecting all our office's VPN connections.  They will all drop almost simultaneously.  We went thru a similar issue a few months back and found that one of the cable modems was sending mal-formed packets back to the core router which in turn destabilized all other VPN connections.  Once we made the change on that modem all VPN's were back to normal.  This time, however, it is not working... Anyone have any ideas on how to address as I'm getting no support from TWC or Spectrum at this point.  Thanks, Chris
Our customer has regular eircom (Irish Telco)  broadband in his residential house which comes with its own wireless router.

He wants to have wireless broadband in old farm yard out houses and sheds that surround his house. He already has live Ethernet cable & broadband in these out-houses.

He wants to know what is a high quality solution so that he can connect 3 or 4 central wireless access points around the various outhouses and sheds, so that he has also a Wireless/Wi-Fi solution which provides the strongest signal, and will hand off the signal from one to the other, so that he doesn't  lose his laptop connection as he moves through zones.

A high quality solution, where each AP doesn’t interfere with the next, and provides the strongest possible solution, and can hand off the signal to the next.

Thank you
I have a remote client (8 hours away) that is switching from DHCP to PPPOE on its WAN.
They have a SonicWall SOHO (only two interfaces) and I need to find a way to test the new WAN interface without losing connectivity to the device.

I'm familiar with Cisco and I know you can do the "reboot in" command and not save the changes.

Does SonicWall SOHO have similar functionality?
I guess I should use a fake url and address below...

There is a website that most of our customers can access--just like any other website.  They can also do a successful tracert, which shows the address which is a static IP.  Occasionally I have been out of town and could not access it myself, such as at a public venue or a hotel, so I would solve the problem by connecting my laptop to my Verizon hotspot and all was well.

But today I went to help a customer who does not have that option.  They need it to work from their small office network--like everyone else.  They are using a Comcast business router, and by chance the host address is on Comcast as well.  I spent a long time on the phone with Comcast today, while at the customer site, trying to figure out why they cannot access the url, and the tracert fails as well.  When I connected my laptop to my Verizon hotspot, the tracert was successful, with the last line showing  But when I connected my laptop to their Comcast business router and do the tracert, it shows the same last few lines as it did when I was connected to Verizon--EXCEPT for that last line showing  Instead of that last line, it times out over and over again and finally quits with a General Failure.

What can cause this?  Where might the problem lie...the customer office, or where the host computer is, or something else?  Note that this only happens at very few offices (out of…
I have a Cisco WRVS4400N router.
Firmware is up to date.
Current test on all machines in my network hardwired is 26 mbps down and 5 up.
Wireless speeds are between 2-4 mbps down and 2-3 up.
I have checked off all setting from the ISP with setting the router channels to 1,6,11.
It seems to work hardwired the best at channel 1 with 26 mbps down and 5 up.
Unfortunately all my TVs are SMART but not smart enough. I get the wireless speeds of 2-4 mbps down and 2-3 up.
Obviously my laptop is choking as well. with that performance.
Can anyone tell me what settings are involved that might solve this problem.

Thank you.
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I have 2 internet lines (VDSL).

The first one with a draytek 2860 router (with dual wan, vpn, vlan, load balancing capabilities). I want to use this line only for a business lan (with sql server and 2 http servers).

The second one uses a more plain ZTE speedport router. I want to use this line for creating a hotspot (with an ubiquity access point)

My problem is that i want to have access to the 2nd network from the 1st, so that i can manage it and apply settings.

Is there a way to achieve this?
Hi Experts,

We currently have a Cisco ASA and a verizon router that is set up as a bridge.

We have a second Verizon Fios router with our second line, yes we pay for two.  We have a application that uses a lot of bandwidth that they want to dedicate on this line.

As I said we have a second Verizon Fios Router and a second Cisco ASA that I have configured with the same rules as the first but different ip address.

What I would like to do is bridge this router and I have no idea how to do this in the admin.  It's different than the first and Verizon isn't being very helpful.

Any idea how I can get this router to bridge or has anyone set this up?  The end result will be Verizon is a bridge plugged into internet and Cisco ASA, cisco asa is plugged into it's own dedicated switch and the only systems plugged into that switch will have their own static its with the gateway to the second cisco ASA.

We originally wanted a second network for this but that right now is beyond my expertise.

thank you,

Hello, I am starting up a small business in and I am having issues with setting up internet.  Currently I have TIme Warner Cable and a Netgear GS748Tv4 smart switch.  I plugged my a lan cable from my cable modem to the switch, but when I plug my three laptops to the switch, all show Unidentified Network, No Internet Access.  Any help would be greatly appreciated.
So home Internet is out - wave communications. It's worked for a couple of years until today. I have an Arris TM822 modem. Link is solid orange / normal
Online is blinking green then goes dark then blinks more etc
US is solid orange
Do is solid orange
Power solid green

I've reset the device w reset button several time. No help.
I've reseated the coax no help.
The gal at wave says she can see the modem but can't get signal back.
It'll be a few days before a repair person can make it out.

My question: what are the most common causes for this kind of symptom? Any cable Internet repair folks on here? Even if I can't fix it I'd like to know what commonly has gone wrong.

I have Verizon FOIS and want to be able to turn on my TV for a few hours when I am not home so my cat can watch it

any ideas on a easy way to turn on and control my tv over the internet ?
We have Cisco wifi and would like to expand it.  The controller is a 2500, which we would like to add more APs to our infrastructure.
Does any one know how Cisco licensing works?
Do the Cisco AP’s work across subnets, if the subnets are routable?  For instance, to support our remote primary schools from our existing controller?
Do Cisco AP’s cease to work if the controller is not accessible from the remote location (primary school broadband is VERY poor)?







The term broadband commonly refers to high-speed Internet access that is always on and faster than the traditional dial-up access. Broadband includes several high-speed transmission technologies such as digital subscriber line (DSL), cable, fiber optics, wireless (for which there is a separate topic), satellite and broadband over powerlines (BPL).