Here’s the pertinent part of running “ifconfig” with wireless card up and wired ethernet down: After entering the IP address of your router you can simply press enter. The matter of DNS becomes an issue. I have to state the obvious but make sure you are not plugged into the WAN port. I love playing with electronics. I’m using the same IP address as I do with wired ethernet,

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I then hooked up the old Belkin router and accessed it fine.

Dynex Wireless G Router Model Dx-wgrtr LAN 4 Port Wired Ethernet VGC

Thank you again michaelk for your replies. One of the PCs is used to connect to the internet. If you are forwarding a single port, enter that port number into both of the Inbound Port and both of wfrtr Private Port boxes. Disable the DHCP server and configure the wireless settings as desired and you wgrgr ignore everything else. Then press the Enter key on your keyboard. It seems way too simple, though. Last edited by SharpyWarpy; at I assume that you only have one port.

Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. After entering the IP address of your router you can simply press enter.


If not you would need to restart the laptop network to get a new IP address in order to ping it. Fortunately I didn’t lose anything because I didn’t pay for it. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. If I have to I can use it for another hub – it only uses 5V.

Years ago with older motherboards before I had overcome my paranoia with wggtr Windows bless my poor ignorant heart I would set up dual boot between Windows and Linux.

Perhaps your dd default password is different than what we have listed here. Okay so the router, when I changed a setting I used the “Restart Router” program link in the setup dialog using the web browser.

This after I reset the router, of course, because I picked it up at the local thrift store. All the documentation I find starts out with how wgftr easier and efficient it is. Find More Posts by michaelk. You may want to follow our guide called How To Reset your Router.

This ensures that your ports will remain open even wgftr your device reboots. If you plug the cable from the computer into port 1 its light should be illuminated. Then my hardware was correctly configured by Linux and worked. You should also see similar lights on your computer’s ethernet port. Or am I in danger of bricking my Belkin router? It was totally my fault though, as I vaugely recall.


How to Port Forward a Dynex DX-WGRTR Router

BB code is On. That said my wife says I can’t handle anything simple and if something is simple I’ll try to make it complicated and break everything along the way. Setup a static IP address on either your computer or device that you want to forward a port to.

I have tried accessing it with a web browser after disabling static ethernet and enabling DHCP using the default address, I have the router configured to accept connection from my wireless card using the MAC address of the wireless card.

All I had to do was do a cold boot of the router instead of a soft boot with the Belkin software. Assuming nothing is wrong with your computer no lights would indicate the port is bad so try the others. The Dynex router is shot, the router function.