The information in this page is updated in accordance with firmware version RUTX_R_00.07.04.3.
The WAN page is used to to set up WAN network interfaces, which are used to connect device with external networks.
This manual page provides an overview of the WAN windows in RUTX08 devices.
The WAN section displays WAN network interfaces currently existing on this device.
From here you can turn the interfaces on or off, change their priority* or enter an interface's configuration page.
* You can change the priority by dragging and dropping an interface to another position. Moving an interface changes its metric value in the configuration file. Interfaces that are higher on the list have greater priority.
This section provides information on WAN interface configuration. There is one type of WAN interface on the device:
- Ethernet WAN
To begin configuring an interface, click the 'Edit' button on the right side of the interface:
The static address protocol uses a predefined manual configuration instead of obtaining parameters automatically via a DHCP lease.
Static: General Settings
|Hostname to send when requesting DHCP||string; default: none||A hostname for this interface used to identify this machine on the DHCP server.|