• Will the Internet Gateway/ Router / 4-Port Gigabit Router work with a Satellite modem?

    Satellite modems commonly have built-in routers (even when they appear to be 1-port modems). Configuring the Internet Gateway /Router / 4-Port Gigabit Router in a network with a pre-existing router will cause an IP co...
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  • Using a wireless router with the Internet Gateway / Router / 4-Port Gigabit Router

    A wireless router can be used with the Internet Gateway / 4-Port gigabit Router. However, some changes will need to be made to the wireless router. If necessary changes are not made to the wireless router there will b...
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  • Setting up the Internet Gateway (Version 2)/ 4-Port Gigabit Router for DSL internet

    The following instructions are for 47611-GT4 Version 2 and 47611-GB4. To determine which version you have click here.   For instructions on setup for 47611-GT4 Version 1, call Leviton Tech Support at 1-800-824-...
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  • Internet Gateway /Internet Router / 4-Port Gigabit Router Guide

    Logging in to the Internet Gateway (All Versions)/ 4-Port Gigabit Router What version of the Internet Gateway (All Versions) / 4-Port Gigabit Router do I have? How do I upgrade the firmware for the Internet Gateway ...
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  • Setting up the Internet Gateway (Version 2) / 4-Port Gigabit Router for Cable Internet

    The following instructions are for 47611-GT4 version 2 and 47611-GB4. To determine which version you have click here.   For Version 3 set-up instructions for cable internet, click here.   For instructions ...
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  • How do I upgrade the firmware for the Internet Gateway / Router / 4-Port Gigabit Router?

    To determine what version of the 47611-GT4 device you have, click here   *Note: There is no firmware update released for the Version 3 router at this time. This page will be updated if one is made available. The...
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  • Logging in to the Internet Gateway /Router / 4-Port Gigabit Router

    *Important* - Determine which device and version you have before proceeding.   Intial Setup Checklist:   1) Router is powered on 2) The modem is plugged in the WAN port of the Internet Gateway / Router / ...
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  • What version of the Internet Gateway / Router / 4-Port Gigabit Router do I have?

    If your device looks like the picture below and is labeled "10/100 Mbps Internet Router", you have the 47611-GT4 version 3       To log into the Internet Router Version 3:   Username field: ...
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  • Distributing Data without Router or Switch

    Can I use my bridged phone board to send internet to various locations around my house? I would like to punch down my internet signal, and then have all of the other cables connected to my board have internet.   ...
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  • GT4 Router Dropped Internet Connections

    I am having an increasing problem with my 47611-GT4 gateway dropping the internet connection. This is often (not always) happening at the same time I get email notifications fro the gateway of IP spoofing. Restarting ...
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  • can a wireless router be connected to an ethernet switch?

    I have broadband cable coming into my SMC which is connected to a cable modem.  The cable modem is connected to a leviton router which is then connected to multiple leviton ethernet switches which feed to about 1...
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  • What can I use to run fiber in a SMC?

    You can use a 47612-MMA multi media bracket to hold any 5F100-xxx fiber adapter plate. The multi media bracket will hold two adapter panels. for more information please contact technical support at 1-800-824-3005
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  • What is a home network?

    A modern home has multiple system integrated throughout working together , audio, video, phone and data systems. All these system together make up a network. The building blocks of a home computer network include ad...
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  • What is IPv6?

    According to netbsd.org, some time around 1992, there was a global shortage of IPv4 addresses, and technical obstacles in deploying new protocols due to limitations imposed by IPv4. An IPng (IP next generation) effort...
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  • What is NAT?

    Network Address Translation, Internet standard that allows a local-area network (LAN) to use one set of IP addresses for external traffic and a second set of addresses for internal traffic . A NAT box located at the h...
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  • What are " port numbers "?

    Port numbers work as network addresses. Port numbers work like telephone extensions. Just as a office telephone system can use a main phone number and give each employee an extension number (like x300, x502, etc.),&nb...
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  • What will happen if I mix and match different manufacturers hardware?

    If the components have the same catagory compliance (cat5/cat5ecat6 ect..) , then you will be assured of the same Category performance. Consult the technical support for specific warranty provisions that may be applic...
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  • Are the connectors for Cat5e and Cat6 different? Why are they more expensive?

    Cat6 and Cat5e connectors may look alike, Cat6 connectors have much better transmission performance. For example, at 100 MHz, NEXT of a Cat5e connector is 43 decibels (dB), while NEXT of a Category 6 connector is 54 d...
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  • What is bandwidth?

    Every line(fiber optic/cat6a/cat6/cat5e/coaxial ect..) has an upper limit and a lower limit on the frequency of signals it can carry. This limited range is called the bandwidth
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  • What is bit rate and baud rate?

    Bit rate is the number of bits transmitted during one second whereas baud rate refers to the number of signal units per second that are required to represent those bits. baud rate = bit rate / N where N is no-of-bits...
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