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Windows 7: Port forwarding not working...


17 Nov 2012   #31

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Apologies my mistake yes set DDNS to disabled.

On the portforward rule set it to your hostname at no-ip.org if allowed or your router ip address for external ip address.


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17 Nov 2012   #32

Windows Seven
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by TheCyberMan View Post
Apologies my mistake yes set DDNS to disabled.

On the portforward rule set it to your hostname at no-ip.org if allowed or your router ip address for external ip address.
Internal ip: hostname of no-ip? I cant set a password or username in port forward settings....so that wont work??
External ip has to be wan ip you mean?
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17 Nov 2012   #33

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Not asking you to set a username or password in the portforwarding settings that was for DDNS settings which i advised to disable.

Your WAN ip is your external ip address but it is dynamic so it will change with each re-boot of router or when switched on or off so you cannot use that. Just enter your ubee ip address.
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17 Nov 2012   #34

Windows Seven
 
 

What do i fill in at the empty fields at bridging?
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18 Nov 2012   #35

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Wireless bridging is not the option you need i do not think it has ethernet bridging but we should still be able to do it.

Can you please advise us what the DHCP starting address is please?
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18 Nov 2012   #36

Windows Seven
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by TheCyberMan View Post
Wireless bridging is not the option you need i do not think it has ethernet bridging but we should still be able to do it.

Can you please advise us what the DHCP starting address is please?
of the netgear?
Quote:
Use Router as DHCP-server: yes
ip adress (begin) 192.168.1.2
ip adress (end) 192.168.1.254
by the way: i have re enabled DHCP again. someone told me to disable it....but some devices began having trouble to connect so i have put that function online again on the netgear router.
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18 Nov 2012   #37

7 x64
 
 

Look I'll go over this one more time. Stop using the WAN/Internet port on the netgear and turn off the DHCP server in the netgear. Connect from your modem to a LAN port on the netgear.
Then do the Port forwarding on the modem box.

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by borgqueenx View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by TheCyberMan View Post
Wireless bridging is not the option you need i do not think it has ethernet bridging but we should still be able to do it.

Can you please advise us what the DHCP starting address is please?
of the netgear?
Quote:
Use Router as DHCP-server: yes
ip adress (begin) 192.168.1.2
ip adress (end) 192.168.1.254
by the way: i have re enabled DHCP again. someone told me to disable it....but some devices began having trouble to connect so i have put that function online again on the netgear router.
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18 Nov 2012   #38

Windows Seven
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by edwar View Post
Look I'll go over this one more time. Stop using the WAN/Internet port on the netgear and turn off the DHCP server in the netgear. Connect from your modem to a LAN port on the netgear.
Then do the Port forwarding on the modem box.

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by borgqueenx View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by TheCyberMan View Post
Wireless bridging is not the option you need i do not think it has ethernet bridging but we should still be able to do it.

Can you please advise us what the DHCP starting address is please?
of the netgear?
Quote:
Use Router as DHCP-server: yes
ip adress (begin) 192.168.1.2
ip adress (end) 192.168.1.254
by the way: i have re enabled DHCP again. someone told me to disable it....but some devices began having trouble to connect so i have put that function online again on the netgear router.
i dont know exactly what you mean.
The modem is connected to the netgear through a lan cable.(same cable as to connect my laptop to the modem) its not connected wirelessy.
turning off DHCP on netgear makes my devices have trouble connecting to the netgear.
do you mean turning off wifi of the netgear and use the wifi/internet of the modem?

i get 2 different advices now? ^^
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18 Nov 2012   #39

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

You will need to disable the DHCP server on the netgear.

The DHCP server starting address i want is from the Ubee modem please.
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18 Nov 2012   #40

Windows Seven
 
 

devices really get trouble connecting to the internet when DHCP is disabled.
when they are already connected it keeps working but connecting again creates problems. it connects the the router successfully but there is no internet connection available....when DHCP is off.

How to prevent this from happening?
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