What not to install when the router can't have a public IP

iTyPsIDg

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EDIT: Never mind. I think my ISP was hijacking at least some of my DNS queries. I switched from OpenDNS to Quad9 (It was easier to see what options Quad9 supported than it was for OpenDNS, and DNS Benchmark had Quad9 as the most responsive).
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Hey everyone, I've run into quite a few weird issues so I decided I should start from scratch using many of the guides here. I want all my traffic to go through a VPN, but I really want to use Diversion as well for the ad-blocking.

I suppose I don't have much of an issue with doing a full reset every month or two. It might be the name of the game for me anyway as a digital nomad. Given my travel, I don't trust any network I'm on. I will mostly be outside the US.

Today, the Telmex modem at my Airbnb will not allow me to move it into bridge mode. From my limited Spanish and what I researched, this is something that Telmex locks down on consumer networks. I can't expect my Airbnb host to pay for a business plan. That means that my Asus router will have a private IP on the WAN connection. Skynet seems to have an issue with private IPs. Maybe I just need to get rid of Skynet rather than start over?

I want to make sure I have my best plan in place given my limitation. Are there any other add-ons (already in my signature) that anyone might know wouldn't work well given my limitations?
 
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