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it says router on the back but its a odd one it has built in DSL Modem. is there a way to set it up as just a normal wireless router? any help would be appreciated.
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It's just a normal router/modem combo device, Verizon uses those as standard with their service.
I'd personally get another wireless AP/router (if router don't use the WAN port) to use if you want wireless access since the majority of Westell devices I've encountered only support WEP.
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It's just a normal router/modem combo device, Verizon uses those as standard with their service.
I'd personally get another wireless AP/router (if router don't use the WAN port) to use if you want wireless access since the majority of Westell devices I've encountered only support WEP.
I am fairly certain that this device supports WPA. I could tell for sure but I am to lazy to go upstairs and look if it is the same one I have.
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I am fairly certain that this device supports WPA. I could tell for sure but I am to lazy to go upstairs and look if it is the same one I have.
Why would you go upstairs when you can just log into it
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i figured it out i reset default settings and plugged the cable from the modem into the E1/Data port and works great, pages load instantly whereas my netgear router almost always timed out connecting to OCN. but now i cant connect to the web interface unless i unplug the cable from the modem.
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Why would you go upstairs when you can just log into it
I did log on to it but it only gives a manufacture model number not the 7500 or so on.
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I did log on to it but it only gives a manufacture model number not the 7500 or so on.
Log on harder.
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Log on harder.
Please see my comment about being lazy. Thanks
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Too lazy.
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