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Router problem - Save me $100!


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#1 Bassna

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Posted 23 May 2010 - 11:10 PM

Heres the whole situtation. Im trying to forward some ports for Xbox live, and PS network. If i do this through just my speedstream 4200 modem, and wire straight to Xbox, and set up the static IP it works. The problem is, i have other here who use the wireless connection, and when i plug in my D-Link wireless router, it messes up the static IP i set up, and the ports are no longer forwarded.

Ive tried forwarding through both the modem and the router, but it does not work. All that i can really think of trying now is to buy this modem/router in 1, for $100 from my ISP. But its kind of a waste because i have the modem, and 2 wireless routers. Please any help?

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Posted 24 May 2010 - 07:41 AM

We need the model of router. You should only have to set port forwarding on the router and nothing else.
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