The LAN page is used to to set up LAN network interfaces.
This manual page provides an overview of the LAN windows in RUTX11 devices.
If you’re having trouble finding this page or some of the parameters described here on your device’s WebUI, you should turn on “Advanced WebUI” mode. You can do that by clicking the “Basic” button under “Mode”, which is located at the top-right corner of the WebUI.
The LAN Configuration section displays LAN interfaces currently existing on this device.
To begin configuring an interface, click the ‘Edit’ button on the right side of the interface:
The General Setup section is used to configure the main parameters of
The Advanced Settings section is used to set up some of the more specific and less frequently used interface parameters.
A DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol) server is a service that can automatically configure the TCP/IP settings of any device that requests such a service. If you connect a device that has been configured to obtain an IP address automatically, the DHCP server will lease out an IP address from the available IP pool and the device will be able to communicate within the private network.
The General Setup section is used to set up the main operating parameters of the DHCP server.
* When an interface is set to act as a DHCP Relay, it redirects all received DHCP request messages to another specified DHCP server:
Refer to the table below for information on the IPv6 Settings section.
Static IP leases are used to reserve specific IP addresses for specific devices by binding them to their MAC address. This is useful when you have a stationary device connected to your network that you need to reach frequently, e.g., printer, IP phone, etc.
This section displays static IP leases currently existing on this device.
To access a lease’s settings page, click the ‘Edit’ button located to the right of the lease:
You should be directed to a window that looks like this:
The Add Lease section is used to create new static leases. To create a new lease, simply enter a custom name for it and click the ‘Add’ button.
The Relay Configuration section is used to relay and dynamically redirect incoming connections to a target host. Its main purpose is extending the wireless network. For example, when the device is in Wireless Station (client) mode, it can be used to bridge WAN and LAN interfaces to create a larger wireless network.You can find a detailed usage example here.
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