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  1. kushwavez

    [RT-AC56U] Can't change directory in Download Master

    Hello everyone! Download Master ver.: FW ver.: 384.6 EXT4 formatted 1 TB USB 3.0 drive The problem is I can't change the Download directory from "tmp/mnt/sda1" to a new folder or an existing folder. I can't select anything rather than sda1, there is no other folders even if I create...
  2. T

    Best router for a 1Gb WAN + a question about Asus routers

    First post, so hello to all and straight to the point: The situation: -I recently got a 1000/60Mbps connection as an upgrade from 250/50Mbps; -I currently have an Asus RT-AC56u running Merlin 384.6 The router tops out at ~800Mbps for a single machine, less if two or more load it at once. This...
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    Asus RT-AC56U Overclocking

    Hello, I have a RT-AC56U running bootloader with merlin firware: 384.6 I would like to increase the router performance in order to achieve better throughtput with my OPEN VPN client connection. It's being limited to 25 Mb/sec. I have done the right configurations on the init-start and...
  4. K

    Abysmal RT-AC56U performance

    I recently upgraded to a ThinkPad X1 Carbon with AC8265 (2x2 ac) and decided to upgrade my n WiFi router to ac. I have an RT-N66U which worked fine for 5+ years providing an average downlink of 15MBps on 5GHz WiFi n 3m away from the router. I bought a cheap RT-AC56U, thinking it would provide...
  5. L

    ASUS RT-AC56U migration with OpenVPN to GT-AC5300?

    I am replacing an ASUS RT-AC56U ( with an ASUS GT-AC5300. The AC56U is used as an OpenVPN server. How do migrate the OpenVPN to the AC5300 so clients can connect to it once it is configured? Additionally, I’d love to just save the RT-AC56U settings and restore them...
  6. W

    AiProtection stopped working

    I periodically check to make sure the Asus AiProtection is working on my router, either by using a link to an Eicar test file at: http://www.eicar.org/85-0-Download.html or Trend's own reputation test links...
  7. B

    [ISSUE][RT-AC56U][380.66] HTTPS webui unable to load and bootloop after factory reset

    So I have started testing both beta 5 from yesterday and currently having the same issue with the stable version as stated in the title with my RT-AC56U. The https webui of the router either unable to load or take a very long time after boot to be responsive. Also I found out that doing a...
  8. M

    [Solved] OpenVPN server-client: How do I get server LANs visible on client's side?

    Hi all, I am a noob regarding OpenVPN. But in order to get my local LAN accessible over Internet I followed several recommendations and tried to get OpenVPN working. Following this thread I successfully get a working connection between my home router (RTAC56U) and a client on an office...
  9. M

    RT-AC56U - 380.64_2 - Adaptive QoS Manual Bandwith Setting broken

    Hi all! Today I installed Asuswrt-Merlin on my RT-AC56U. I made a factory reset and entered all of my settings manually. Everthing seems to work fine except one thing: I enabled QoS, adaptive QoS and set my bandwith setting to manual. I set my upload bandwith to 20 Mb and m download bandwith...
  10. M

    RT-AC56U FW Rollback Issue

    Hi Folks, I'm sorry if this issue has already been covered. I searched the forums but wasn't able to find anything on it. I have an ASUS RT-AC56U router and I'm generally very happy with it. I currently have the ASUSWRT Merlin 380.63_0 running on it. It's fast and stable. However, I would like...