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  Topic: (Solved) Problem with Netgear R6400 as a Repeater
Rick880

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PostForum: Broadcom SoC based Hardware   Posted: Sun Sep 13, 2020 15:47   Subject: (Solved) Problem with Netgear R6400 as a Repeater
After I read the VAP document uploaded by egc, I realized that the virtual interface (wl0.1) in the Repeater is simply an implementation of the guest network. So setup up another subnet for it and bou ...
  Topic: (Solved) Problem with Netgear R6400 as a Repeater
Rick880

Replies: 5
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PostForum: Broadcom SoC based Hardware   Posted: Wed Sep 09, 2020 15:21   Subject: (Solved) Problem with Netgear R6400 as a Repeater

My advice as you have been tinkering a lot reset to defaults by doing from the Command Line Interface (telnet/putty):
nvram erase && reboot

Put settings in manually never restore from a ...
  Topic: (Solved) Problem with Netgear R6400 as a Repeater
Rick880

Replies: 5
Views: 508

PostForum: Broadcom SoC based Hardware   Posted: Tue Sep 08, 2020 3:04   Subject: (Solved) Problem with Netgear R6400 as a Repeater
Sorry about missing the necessary information as required per forum guidelines. I had edited the original post accordingly.

Here is one thing that is kind of peculiar. I notice that the network con ...
  Topic: (Solved) Problem with Netgear R6400 as a Repeater
Rick880

Replies: 5
Views: 508

PostForum: Broadcom SoC based Hardware   Posted: Fri Sep 04, 2020 0:00   Subject: (Solved) Problem with Netgear R6400 as a Repeater
Hi, I need some help here. I am setting up a Netgear R6400 as a repeater (yes repeater, not repeater bridge) and encounter a problem. I use the 2.4GHz physical interface (wl0) for the repeater functio ...
  Topic: Netgear router models for repeater bridge
Rick880

Replies: 3
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PostForum: Broadcom SoC based Hardware   Posted: Thu Sep 03, 2020 0:43   Subject: Netgear router models for repeater bridge
R6400

Thanks for the suggestion. Very much appreciated.
  Topic: [Resolved]Help with Netgear R7000 as a repeater using DD-WRT
Rick880

Replies: 2
Views: 257

PostForum: Broadcom SoC based Hardware   Posted: Mon Aug 31, 2020 0:45   Subject: [Resolved]Help with Netgear R7000 as a repeater using DD-WRT
Is the R7000 setup as a repeater bridge or client bridge? I am looking for a R7000 for repeater bridge. Thanks.
  Topic: Netgear router models for repeater bridge
Rick880

Replies: 3
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PostForum: Broadcom SoC based Hardware   Posted: Mon Aug 31, 2020 0:36   Subject: Netgear router models for repeater bridge
I setup a very old Belkin F5D7230-4 (802.11 b/g) as a repeater bridge a long long while ago and now thinking of upgrading it to a 802.11 n/ac router (Netgear models preferred) for better performance. ...
  Topic: [Solved] Netgear R7000 unable to revert to stock firmware
Rick880

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PostForum: Broadcom SoC based Hardware   Posted: Sun Aug 30, 2020 0:27   Subject: Re: Netgear R7000 unable to revert to stock firmware

When I try to flash firmware from web interface on DD-WRT page, it gives me firmware completed message within 3 seconds (at screen where it says wait 299 seconds or more). Router reboots itself and ...
  Topic: Firewall needed if VPN on Netgear R6400 configured as WAP?
Rick880

Replies: 8
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PostForum: Advanced Networking   Posted: Sat Aug 29, 2020 23:32   Subject: Firewall needed if VPN on Netgear R6400 configured as WAP?

That's why statements like "it's a WAP, it doesn't need a firewall" are only true to the extent it really is only a WAP. Users often create complex configurations that change the context ...
  Topic: Firewall needed if VPN on Netgear R6400 configured as WAP?
Rick880

Replies: 8
Views: 481

PostForum: Advanced Networking   Posted: Sat Aug 29, 2020 15:35   Subject: Firewall needed if VPN on Netgear R6400 configured as WAP?
How could I have missed the setup guide you published, egc? I have been visiting the forum on and off since 2009 and only joined the forum early this year because I wanted to download the guide to set ...
  Topic: Firewall needed if VPN on Netgear R6400 configured as WAP?
Rick880

Replies: 8
Views: 481

PostForum: Advanced Networking   Posted: Sat Aug 29, 2020 7:41   Subject: Firewall needed if VPN on Netgear R6400 configured as WAP?
Thanks to eibgrad and mrjcd. Your replies sent me into intensive internet search trying to understand iptables/nat rules and the functions provided by the (SPI) fireware. Here is what I think.

All ...
  Topic: Firewall needed if VPN on Netgear R6400 configured as WAP?
Rick880

Replies: 8
Views: 481

PostForum: Advanced Networking   Posted: Sat Aug 29, 2020 0:15   Subject: Firewall needed if VPN on Netgear R6400 configured as WAP?
I am in the process of setting (enabling) the DD-WRT VPN server on a Netgear R6400 (flashed with firmware r41986). I want the R6400 functioning as a wireless AP (WAP) behind an Arris' BGM210 AT&T ...
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