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    Ethernet connection working from router but not from mesh LAN port

    We had the same issue on our new house! Contractor didn't terminate several jacks correctly. Very irritating to trouble shot a new system after we received a commissioning report. I kept a 15% retainage until they got it right.......
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    How do you max out a Gigabit internet connection

    Greetings @thiggins- We have used the ATT 1G Fiber for 3+ years, when installed it was ~960m both ways. Our home business with me hosting video learning / conf calls, multiple VPNs , 2 severs with several VM’s, etc have never pushed the 1G circuit. The closest was during our new house move-in...
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    86U Merlin VLAN Config help

    @Jack Yaz - another piece of the puzzle confirmed? I dont understand any of @LeandroBR technical points however he has it working? https://www.snbforums.com/threads/rt-86u-vlanctl-ethctl-usage-puzzle.54375/ I am amazed daily by the expertise of this forums members!
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    86U Merlin VLAN Config help

    Hello @Jack Yaz ! As an OEM Supply person, I understand PITA factor. However, the 86U is rapidly growing across many segments, and the VLAN issue keeps appearing in this and other forums. It seems a great opportunity to develop a tool based on the 86U hardware and forward. I dont know about the...
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    86U Merlin VLAN Config help

    @ColinTaylor Thanks for clarifying the subnets for me.
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    86U Merlin VLAN Config help

    @skeal YazFi is loaded again and I see the IP ranges. Thanks!
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    86U Merlin VLAN Config help

    Thanks @skeal ! I glazed passed that part. I need to update YazFi and think about the layout. Should I allocate a small IP range or config a VLAN for guest? Not clear how to create a VLAN within YazFi? Did I miss something in the 60+ posts pages? I'm a strong swimmer but admittedly treading...
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    86U Merlin VLAN Config help

    Update: Upgrades worked to keep teenagers out of business network and unauthorized wireless. However I missed the Loop Prevention setting......I'm need to move the switch as they found it. Currently have 8 VLANs segmenting everything. If required, guess I'll create more.... Researching a...
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    86U Merlin VLAN Config help

    Per your advise I changed the Topology to; * 86U Router to TP-SG108E to all office devices on VLAN01 * Business WiFi now exclusive on 86U Router no intranet access * Security devices now on VLAN02 via TP-SG108E * Fire sticks and TV's now on VLAN03 via TP-SG108E ( VLAN04 -05 future ) * 86U...
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    86U Merlin VLAN Config help

    Thanks CaptainSTX! All business items are ethernet. Our 2 IOS phones and 2 Ipads are connected to main WiFi; Guest 1 WiFi has FireSticks etc; Guest 2 is for neighbors and kids visiting. Router is not part of IP pool; WiFi Guest 1 should not see other users or Guest 2. Currently have office...
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    The rmerlin donation thread.

    Thanks Merlin! Donation confirmed.
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    86U Merlin VLAN Config help

    Greetings all, I'm new to the forum, but have been following and learning since Merlin released his first offering. My home network is ATT 1 gig fiber with BGW-210-700..speed test average ~940mg up & down before Covid19. Have 2 86U in Aimesh config with wired back haul. May add old 68U to...
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