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Restrict Connected Devices to Satellites Only?


Restrict Connected Devices to Satellites Only?

Hi All,


I am running an RBR350 Router with 2 Satellites.

As the router is in the garage and my teenagers are above and next to it, can I restrict them to connecting to the satellites in the main house only?

If not, would they be getting priority where speed/bandwidth is concerned? I figure the signal sent to the satellites from the router could be weakened if there are other devices directly connected to it.

I am at the other side of the house and work from home in graphics so would rather priority coming to me during the day, weekdays.



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Re: Restrict Connected Devices to Satellites Only?



What is the size of your home? Sq Ft?
What is the distance between the router and 📡 satellite(s)? 30 feet or more is recommended in between RBR and RBS📡 to begin with depending upon building materials when wirelessly connected.


Try turning down the power output of the RBRs wifi radios from 100% to 50% and see if this changes anything. Under Advanced Tab/Advanced Settings/Wireless Settings

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