A hacker has the tools to scan for all SSID’s whether they are hidden or not. This is the open port guide for the 2wire HG-D. For more information about how to create a strong password check out our guide on the subject, how to choose a strong password. Go ahead and leave this at it’s default value. Make up a name to put in the Application Name box. Advertisements or commercial links.

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This is referring to your WiFi name.

The technician from Century link quest could not get it to operate correctly. It is also easier to access for you and anyone you want to access it.

2Wire 2700HG-D vQT04- Applications

Make sure that the button labeled On is selected. This process of opening a port is frequently called a port forwardsince you are forwarding a port from the internet to your home network. I have had this so long I can not remember when I got it. Then enter the highest number of that range into the Port or Range To 270hg. Select Wireless Power Level. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. We think that forwarding a port should be easy. We had Singtel connection earlier who gave us a -D which served as router and modem.


I was shocked by the promptness. In the picture above the address bar has gateway.

If you are forwarding a range of ports, enter the lowest number of that range into the Port or Range From box. Make up a name to put in the Application Name box.

Please try your search again later. My 2700yg just moved to a new apartment and needed internet. I’m with you on getting a good brand of router, be it 1st or 2nd hand, but my 22700hg is that it may not work as well since I do not really know why my current setup isn’t working.

Customers also shopped for. Don’t see what you’re looking for? Look for a router specifically designed to take its input from a separate modem these are usually called cable routers these days.

CNET’s Forum on networking and wireless e the best source for finding help, troubleshooting, and getting buying advice from a community of experts. Please make sure that you are posting in the form of a question.

But why is the 2700hh able to function with the LAN cable whereas laptop can’t? Anyway, I just wanted to write this because more than one tech person at their line has said I may just need to replace it since Modems don’t last too long. This box contains a list of device names that are visible on your network. Once I put a good power supply on the fussy modems, each returned to working perfectly. 270hg Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. One thing to know about these is that the modem does outlive the power supply.


WiFi, or simply wireless, 270h0g you to connect various devices to your router, such as wireless printers, smart televisions, and WiFi enabled smartphones. To keep a potential hacker away from you, create a strong password instead.

How to Forward Ports in a 2wire HG-D Router

I think rainstorms affect it somehow. You should almost definitely pick WPA2 for your networks encryption. Century Link is affordable, but needed a modem in order to gt 22700hg.

An important part of securing your wireless network is choosing a strong password. Only symptom of the dead power supply is that modem doesn’t connect or connects slowly.