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I recently put DD-WRT on my wireless router; however, since I did this I have not been able to access anything out side of my local network. It is not the router. Any ideas how to fix this.

asked Jan 16 '13 at 16:53

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edited Jan 16 '13 at 20:11

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Not sure what you are talking about. Are you trying to manage your router from the WAN side? or are you having trouble connecting to the internet.

Remember, dd-wrt has more security features and makes it harder to gain root access of the router from the WAN side.

If you are hosting a server on the LAN and need it accessible from the WAN then you need to either port forward, or place the server on the DMZ

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PLEASE! No Caps.

(Jan 16 '13 at 20:11) TheTechDude TheTechDude's gravatar image

Okay, how can it not be the router? You said before you changed it, you could access the internet, and then you added DD-WRT and now you can't? You set something up wrong in DD-WRT. The router has to be the problem.

answered Jan 16 '13 at 20:12

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