Forum discussion tagged with Modem.
  1. T

    [SOLVED] What Modem/Router should I be looking for?

    Hello I recently moved to Germany, to an apartment with a TAE socket. My ISP provided me with a FRITZ!Box 7530 with a TAE to RJ45? DSL cable, but I will have to return this in a couple months. I thought I ordered a correct good replacement, an ASUS DSL-AC68U, But found that I didn't receive the...
  2. N

    Question Need an ideal high end router... Please suggest...

    Hello everyone, My current router is nearing end of life and i need a high end router that works for my extensive use. So here is what i need exactly: I have 50-75 devices and will need to add more so i need a router than can handle that load and perform optimally. I Can only use 2.4GHz as of...
  3. appletatoes

    Question Router, Switch & Modem Issue

    I've been setting up a new home with fresh cabling and am at the final stages of configuring all of the settings for both the router and switch on the network. I'm having a problem where the router says "Your ISP's DHCP does not function properly." I have the modem plugged into port 24 on a 24...
  4. M

    Question Modem and Router seperate, or two-in-one?

    I'm having trouble finding out the proper answers between this question. Looking specifically at these two together: Or just this alone: Is...
  5. P

    Question Wifi much slower on unbridged modem?

    I currently use the Cisco DPC3848V modem issued by Shaw, as well as a Netgear Nighthawk ( I'm hardwired directly to my...
  6. PhantomTech77

    Question How can I turn my old pc into a modem?

    Hello, I have an old PC and a Mifi 8800l mobile hotspot. I know I can tether the hotspot to the PC, but will bridging the Mifi and Ethernet and then connecting it to the WAN port on a router produce a viable source of internet?
  7. S

    Question Setting up Modem, Network Switch, and Router

    Hello, I live in the UK. My wifi keeps cutting out. I have done some research. I’m looking at doing something similar to this. Except without the patch panel and have the wires not necessarily in the walls, due to the face we rent. It needs to be temporary. View:
  8. Hicksthemaker

    [SOLVED] Looking for router SBC suggestions for high expandability/modularity

    I've been considering building my own router for a while now and am looking for the right SBC, or maybe even super small motherboard. I considered using one of my old PC's but I want something more compact. I'm trying to find something as expandable and modular as I can and nothing I've looked...
  9. N

    Question Modem disconnecting every 15 minutes

    My internet signal is disconnecting every 15 minutes and I have found that when it disconnects the modem light that signals its online turns off. I checked the modem admin page for errors in the log and found "Lost MDD Timeout" and "TLV-11 - Illegal Set operation failed" happen whenever my...
  10. Q

    Question Internet is green but I’m still not got connection

    My modem is saying that is connected and my wifi router says it’s good but I’m still not getting internet connection. My mom was cleaning and she did something to either the modem or the wifi. I absolutely have no idea what to do now and I got class assignments due soon. Any help would be goood.
  11. ahmetkca

    [SOLVED] Can i use PoE like a Powerline adapter?

    I bought PoE instead of Powerline adapter by mistake. I was wondering can i use PoE as a Powerline adapter. I was gonna return it. If there is still a chance to use PoE to connect my pc and modem over electrical outlet it would be great.
  12. B

    Modem Issues

    I have a Motorola 16x4 modem ( Every time I reset my modem by unplugging it and plugging back in, it cycles on and off about 7 times till a connection is set. It go through the process and lights and...
  13. C

    Question Need modem (no wifi) only for Centurylink DSL 20 mbps connection

    My house is 1100 sf and my yard is twice that. I would like wireless throughout the yard. I am looking for a basic modem that will grow from the 20 to 40 mbps range so that I can connect orbi to it. Any suggestions? Thank you!
  14. M

    Question My modem often restarts by himself...

    I have this modem model "eci b-focus 0-4g2pwm" and been using over 5 years. But last 2 years it's oftenly restarts by himself like every month... The modem seems to be all right, never fall and the Internet also works well with the stated speeds. But this peodoric self-disconnection starts to...
  15. ThePiachu

    [SOLVED] Router drops internet, but says it's connected

    So today my router decided to act up really oddly. My internet died, so I restarted my modem and router (Asus GT-AX11000), nothing. Ran Windows troubleshooter, it was complaining about not being able to detect proxy settings. Connected directly to the router, it was showing that its status was...
  16. X

    Question Ping/latency spikes seemingly out of nowhere on ethernet

    Hello, around January 1st, I have noticed during online gaming sessions that I would occasionally, and sometimes frequently, get ping spikes for a few seconds when before going back to normal. For example, in League of Legends, I would get around 17ms-18ms at all times, while now it fluctuates...
  17. O

    Question Does Xfinity ever change the IP address on their Modem/Router combos?

    I have two factor authentication on for Instagram, Twitter and Facebook and when I go into the login activity of my accounts it says I logged in from CT last month even though I wasn't there at all then. My instagram data I downloaded shows a new IP Address which is also in CT as I managed to...
  18. SomeJuicy

    [SOLVED] My Moca set up isn’t working

    I recently got a pair of the Actiontec Moca 2.0 adapters and when I went to go set it up, the coax light wouldn’t come on, so no internet from them. The internet from the router still works though. I was wondering if there’s something wrong with my setup. View...
  19. thomfranken

    Question Unstable wired connection

    Hello, Since a year or 2 i've been getting unstable ping in games, to the point that it became unplayable. My connection is wired and have enough download speed to have stable connection. So at this point i've tried countless software related things to solve the problem. I even changed my...
  20. Nortav

    Question Weird "Onebox" modem/router is not connecting to its ISP

    Parents have a strange all in one Portuguese TV-wifi combo and it's refusing to connect to the internet. Logging into the router offers no real clues and I am at a loss what to do. Interestingly, there is a emulated router login website which looks exactly the same as mine...