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    I'm getting a new Asus GT-AX-11000

    I also receive mine later today to replace my trusty but aging RT-AC86U. I wanted the AXE11000, but I don't expect it to have Merlin support anytime soon. Does anyone know if the AX11000 has a captive portal for guest networks?
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    Parental Controls Slow to Control with Merlin

    Did you ever find a solution to your problem?
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    Upstream patch to enable Android tethering (tested: moto g play 2021, potentially: REVVL 5G)

    Following for interest. I have a newer [2019] Moto G series phone with a Google Fi data card, and would to be able to use it as a failover data connection device.
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    News TRENDnet announces more affordable 5 and 8 port 2.5GbE Switches

    Which is preferable at the same price point; the Netgear GS110MX or the TRENDnet TEG-S380?
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    FlexQoS FlexQoS 1.2.4 - Flexible QoS Enhancement Script for Adaptive QoS

    Most appreciate the tip, but I think the challenge is due to different ports being used based on the Plex or Emby source provider. If there are any Plex or Emby consumers out there, please chime in if you've found a solution that identifies the traffic. You can PM/DM too. Thanks for all...
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    FlexQoS FlexQoS 1.2.4 - Flexible QoS Enhancement Script for Adaptive QoS

    I've asked about including Plex and Emby in the past, but it was never addressed. Maybe someday...
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    good practice wifi settings 2,4 & 5GHz ?

    MAC addresses can be easily spoofed in many operating systems, so any device could pretend to have one of those allowed, unique MAC addresses. MAC addresses are easy to get, too. They’re sent over the air with each packet going to and from the device, as the MAC address is used to ensure each...
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    FlexQoS FlexQoS 1.2.4 - Flexible QoS Enhancement Script for Adaptive QoS

    I just want Emby and Plex to be recognized as Streaming...
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    Frontier claims their router is better than most (Including my AX88U)

    I also have Frontier Gigabit. I use my router only. It's a RT-AC86U using Merlin using 384.19 with FlexOS v 1.1.0. My speeds avg 880/880 at 0500 when things are quiet.
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    Trouble Shooting settings for dropped 5GHz on Pixel phone?

    It's a known issue for your phone and Android 10. Check the permissions for your security apps, like ESET. If location permissions were denied, it may cause issues. If only YOUR 5ghz network that it won't connect to, If it's still under warrenty, file a claim. Otherwise, try the method...
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    [Release] FreshJR Adaptive QOS (Improvements / Custom Rules / and Inner workings)

    I'd say yes. Use the drop down menu and make a selection.
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    Parental Controls Bypassed When Client Uses Static IP Address

    Same issue. I recall a post saying the PC and NAT Acceleration do not work well together.
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    Mysterious IP address/Device In Network Map

    Someone with a Netgear adapter tried to connect; maybe as ad hoc? Or a vpn remnant from a tunnel adapter?
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    RT-AC68U_384.16 UI Freezes

    I have have issues when I have 100+ devices connected. However, using the Android app to access it works just fine.