1. Quadcore

    Strange behaviour of script ""

    I am an owner of RT-AC86U router with last stable release of RMerlin (384.4.2). I've an external USB3 HDD with two partitions, first one with NTFS fs, second one with EXT3 fs. I've installed the Entware packages (32bit) with the newest script and I've installed the same packages I had with my...
  2. C

    [Request] SMART-CONNECT - Allow to manually change Control Channels

    Hi, I'm one of those people who like to tinker everything to see how it works, especially with new technologies and features. In my time playing with the ASUSWRT I encountered the promising SMART-CONNECT feature, a really nice feature that uses only one access point for all the bands, and moves...
  3. SeeSawSam

    Unable to change Clients Name

    Searched and found no relevant discussion. Previously, I've been able to successfully rename my clients from their mac address to a more user-friendly name. This is done from the main router page ( by clicking on the 'View List' button, then setting the cursor's focus...
  4. D

    USB WiFi Dongle on Asus RT-AC68U

    Hi! Has anyone tried installed a USB WiFi Dongle on Asus RT-AC68U? I want to install a dedicated radio that will uplink to my main access point. Thanks!
  5. M

    Are there any ASUSWRT OpenVPN over SSH Tunnel tutorials?

    Can the SSH Daemon in ASUSWRT be used as an SSH Tunnel for my VPN to provide VPN Obfuscation? If so can someone please provide a tutorial? Thanks
  6. Sicario


    ASUS RT-AC68U Firmware version Release note: - Performance Improvement. Please unzip the firmware file first then check the MD5 code. MD5: 4c7c769bda937d5e5661926522d791ba DOWNLOAD
  7. B

    Asus RT-AC88U 382.1 WiFi Reporting Bug?

    This is my first post as I have been using AsusWRT firmware in several Asus Routers for sometime without any issues. However recently after I upgraded my RT-AC88U from 380.68_4 to 382.1_0, I noticed what seems to be a bug. The network map client list reports a number of devices as if they are...
  8. Sicario


    ASUS RT-AC68U Firmware version Security fixed - Fixed KRACK vulnerability - Fixed CVE-2017-14491: DNS - 2 byte heap based overflow - Fixed CVE-2017-14492: DHCP - heap based overflow - Fixed CVE-2017-14493: DHCP - stack based overflow - Fixed CVE-2017-14494: DHCP - info leak -...
  9. H

    Rate Changing Algorithm file for RT-AC3200?

    I am working on a project for a grad course. I could successfully compile the firmware for my RT-AC3200, but I am finding it hard to figure out which rate changing algorithm and which file in particular is being executed. Also, many files were not compiled at all. For example, I run the "make...
  10. W

    Android skipping local DNS

    Hi, I know it looks a little bit opportunistic but I'm encountering an issue with my router and I hope there is somebody to help me out. I've recently switched from dd-wrt to asuswrt merlin and has already proven to be a wise step. In the wake of the switch I also reflashed a couple of linksys...
  11. vinmassaro

    RT-N66U port forward rule stopped working after upgrade to 380.68_4

    I have an Asus RT-N66U that was running Asuswrt-Merlin 380.67 and had a working port forward rule configured this way, but after upgrading to 380.68_4, it has ceased to work: Port range: 35000 Local IP: (manually assigned IP to wired NVR) Local port: 35000 Protocol: TCP I have...
  12. Rupert Giles

    Help choosing a new router

    I'm currently running with a Trendnet TEW-818DRU, with DD-WRT. The router works reasonably well, but the coverage in parts of my townhouse (router is on the top floor) is spotty. I'm getting ready to jettison the cable box, and just go with streaming services, so I'd like something with more...
  13. D

    Asus AC56U - ftdi_sio.ko module doesn't exist

    Hi all, I have a problem with my Phoenix USB card reader (FTDI FT232R USB UART ). It's not properly detected as GSM modem instead FTDI reader. I dig into google and I found that problem is in ftdi_sio kernel module. I tried to load this module with this command "insmod ftdi_sio" but without any...
  14. G

    Router Used as Smart (managed) Switch

    Hello, I'd like to implement some vlans in my home network to isolate a few IoT type devices from the rest of the network. Sticking with the asusmerlin firmware should yield the best wifi experience because of the native drivers. One key difference from most of the posts I've read on the...
  15. O

    Asus RT-AC88U save QoS-Web History on HD

    I use the Asuswrt-Merlin Firmware and would like to save on my router's HD the QoS - Web History log (Adaptive QoS> Web History).
  16. S

    Amazon Fire TV/Asuswrt-Merlin R7000/-50% speed 5GHz

    Hi All, I have a bit of an issue and I've been searching endlessly with no luck of a solution. My ISP provides with 150 Mbps. Amazon FireTV forces to use Channel 36 with 40MHz to get max speed of 70 to 80Mbps. Unfortunately with this setting all my other devices can only achieve 70 to 80Mbps...
  17. R

    Tx Bursting on 5Ghz Wireless

    Apologies if this is answered somewhere else. I searched the forum and Google but could not find a clear answer. On ASUSWRT firmware(Merlin version), why is TX bursting an option on 5Ghz. My understanding is this is only used for g networks. 5Ghz doesn't use g. Can anyone please elaborate...
  18. L

    AC68 - iptables REDIRECT --to-port

    I've got a quick technical question that I am sure could be easily answered by someone with moderate experience using iptables. I've literally spent about 8 hours searching, reading, and experimenting to try to figure this out, but I have had no luck so far. Background Info: I am running an...
  19. A

    Asus RT-AC68U (AsusWRT) DDNS problem

    It seems that I would need some help getting DDNS to work with AsusWRT 380.65. I am using an Asus RT-AC68U router, which is behind another router (and therefore does not get an external IP itself). I am using as the dynamic DNS service. lets the hostname be updated...
  20. Wolfschiesst

    Configure Asuswrt Merlin OpenVPN-Server for access with VPN Port-Forwarding

    Dear @all, my Asus Router RT-AC88U - flashed with current Merlin Beta-Firmware 380.67_alpha2 - is configured to run as VPN OpenVPN-Client. The VPN-client connection via the router is running successfully. In addition to that, I'd like to use the OpenVPN-server of the above mentioned router...