dual wan

  1. Kashif Tasneem

    Dual WAN Load Balance or Fallback?

    Hi guys. I have 2 internet connections. Primary Internet connection is 50 Mbps while secondary is 20 Mbps. I am confused whether to enable load balance or fallback in Dual Wan. I would love to enable Load balance but it disables AI Protection, QoS, Traffic Analyzer and Bandwidth Monitor. My main...
  2. P

    I'm giving up with Asus

    I've been looking for months for a mesh system I could install in my quite big house. My goal is to set one main router, 2 satellites wired to the router via an ethernet backhaul, and 1 satellite linked over wifi to another unit. I also want my connection to switch to 4G when main wan fails...
  3. screamjojo

    [RT-AX56U] Problem DUAL WAN with Huawei E587

    Hello, I connected a 3G modem Huawei E587 to the USB 2.0 port of my Asus router, I configured the APN parameters and it seems OK because when I unplug the WAN cable I have internet traffic (capture below) during few seconds then goes to Cold-Standby, then reconnects for a few seconds and it...
  4. S

    Dual WAN device to run OpenVPN and QoS

    I hope you are all staying safe out there. I need some advice. Currently the office has a 45/15Mbit connection and a Celeron based QNAP running OpenVPN configured as split-tunnel and this just isn't enough to support 10+ staff working from home. There are about 6 RDP (Home PC>OpenVPN>Office PC)...
  5. Kashif Tasneem

    GT AX-11000 Traffic Analyzer for Secondary WAN?

    Hi. I have setup dual WAN as fail over on my AX-11000 router. For last 4 days, my primary WAN is down and secondary WAN is up. Today I noticed that traffic analyzer is not being populated. Is this normal that data is not populated from secondary WAN? Can I do anything to fix it?
  6. Kashif Tasneem

    Dynamic DNS for Secondary WAN?

    Hi. I have setup Dual WAN as failover and I am using Asus DDNS on my router. When my Primary WAN is up, I can easily connect to my router remotely through the DDNS. But when Primary WAN is down and Secondary WAN is up, DDNS does not work. Shouldn't it automatically update the IP? Is there...
  7. E

    RT-AC2900 / RT-AC86UC DUAL Network for VPN

    hey, i'm not good at scripts and still trying to understand them. I want two wireless networks on my router (RT-AC2900). one with VPN and one regular (local IPS). can you help me convey this wish to the developers of merlin so that they incorporate a nice feature that does not require script...
  8. S

    3G/4G Dongle connected but no internet

    Hi, I moved into a new house a couple of days ago and set up broadband early so we'd have internet access quickly. I've been told there's a 'construction issue' so there will be a delay. I need constant internet access for my 3D rendering program and access to my router for the NAS. The best...
  9. J

    Please help - Asus RT-AC86U with failover dual WAN OpenVPN and port forwarding breaks

    Hi all, My apologies up front if my question or terminology is out of wack as I am a bit of a noob when it comes to this sort of stuff. Anyway I was hoping @RMerlin or someone could help with the following problem: I am running dual wan for the purpose of failover and failback as my HFC...
  10. H

    Dual WAN load-balance brakes VPN on AC5300 w/ 384.10_2

    Hello all, I had my AC5300 running 384.10_2, with one WAN connection, two VPN connections, and some clients strictly locked into using the VPNs with "Block routed clients if tunnel goes down" working flawlessly, prior to today. Today a second WAN connection was installed and I enabled "Dual...
  11. sshanky

    RT-AC68U dual WAN showing "cold-standby" and didn't fail over

    I thought I set up my dual wan properly, but last night when the primary WAN went down, the router didn't fail over. On checking, I noticed it was reporting "cold-standby": https://www.dropbox.com/s/0h7casz1co1ic38/Screenshot 2018-12-27 10.15.54.png?dl=0 Here are the dual-wan settings...
  12. A

    RT-AC88U & 4G-AC53U // dual WAN // VPN

    Summary: I'd like to access my LAN/the resources in my LAN via a VPN-connection with a mobile broadband connection. Network properties: RT-AC88U router with local IP 10.100.200.1 connected to a high speed network with private WAN IP 192.168.1.x and capability for dual WAN, 4G-AC53U mobile...
  13. N

    ASUS AC5300 Dual WAN

    Hi, I have an ASUS RT-AC5300 configured in dual WAN load-balancer mode I'm using a script to send upload intensive traffic out via WAN0 and download intensive traffic out via WAN1. The problem here is that WAN1 intermittently drops out and I'd like it to failover if this happens. Does anyone...
  14. N

    ASUS WAN Setup - Dual or other config

    Hi, Here's my scenario: My kit is an ASUS RT-AC5300 running Merlin 384.6 firmware with a second AC5300 working as a hard wired AP. I have terrible UPLOAD on my home broadband. I mean TERRIBLE. It is on average 0.4Mbps! My download on home broadband is 12-18Mbps. I've spoken to everyone and...
  15. D

    Specifying DNS Servers - USB Tethering to Android Mobile

    I visit a holiday house occasionally with no internet. I have left an 87U router there running Merlin firmware. When I visit I simply tether an Android mobile via USB to the router and it works beautifully. However, unlike the normal wan setting there is no facility to set the DNS servers...
  16. Payam Nab

    AC68U merlin 384.6, cant set failover.

    I have 2 cable networks and want use one as failover. These are my settings: Primary WAN: WAN Secondary WAN: LAN 4 Dual WAN Mode failover with Allow failback Detect Interval 5 seconds Failover Execution Time: Continuous 12 times (60 seconds) detect network failed Failback Execution Time...
  17. M

    ASUS Dual-WAN Routing Rules

    Trying to set up an AC68U running latest stock firmware for dual WAN with load balancing. The manual and FAQs available from ASUS provide no information about setting up routing rules. I have scoured the web and the information is confusing and often in conflict. I want to clarify a few...
  18. S

    Dual wan in AC68U in Balance mode

    Good afternoon everyone. I purchased this E1 revision router - there was an official firmware of the latest version, I tried different versions of the firmware from Merlin but the problem with Dual wan stayed. When you turn on dual wan and connect 2 cables of the same provider, the Internet...
  19. G

    Question About Dual-WAN on Two Ethernet Ports

    I apologize, but I'm completely new to Merlin and I don't even have router yet with Merlin on it. I'm interested in a Dual-WAN configuration using an RJ45 connection for the second WAN port, possible reconfiguring one of the LAN ports, rather than using USB tethering. Is this possible to...
  20. gamesbrainiac

    Maximising OpenVPN speeds with Dual WAN on ASUS RT-AC86U

    Hi there! I have an ASUS RT-AC86U. Currently, when I am using Dual WAN, I get speeds of about 120 Mbps, with just a single WAN, my speed is limited to 60 Mbps. However, when I turn on OpenVPN (single client connected to a VPN server) with dual WAN enabled the speed does not exceed 60 Mbps when...
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