Setting up WAN as LAN

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This article provides a guide on how to configure WAN port as LAN. These configurations are specifically made for RUTOS devices.

Configuring WAN as LAN

  • First you want to make sure that you have ADVANCED mode enabled. This will allow you to choose from a larger variety of settings.

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  • After that navigate to Network > Interfaces

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  • Disable WAN interface

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  • Next we will edit our LAN interface and navigate to Physical settings where we will add Interface item from the dropdown menu.

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  • Select Ethernet Adapter item, by default it's eth1

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  • It should result in something like this.

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  • Once you're done with configurations above just save any changes you made. Now head to VLAN settings and check if WAN VLAN ID 1 is disabled, and ID 2 is untagged.

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At this point, WAN port should work as LAN. Go ahead and try to swap from your to current port to WAN, you should be able to ping the router.