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Ask the Wi-Fi Guru, Episode XX

Oct 23, 2009, 15:32 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Aaron Weiss)

"A: It is understandable that this could seem confusing, but in fact this setup is exactly right!

"You do not want to enable DHCP on your secondary repeater router (in this case, your Netgear). You should not have two DHCP servers running on one network.

"The DHCP server on your primary (Linksys) router addresses your whole network, including clients that are associated through your repeater. So yes, your clients are obtaining their IP from your Linksys. Just as it should be. Don't change a thing."

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