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RBK750 wired backhaul from a wifi router to the RBK750 satellite

Bnichols907
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RBK750 wired backhaul from a wifi router to the RBK750 satellite

I have a remote building that I would like to get wifi in but I don't have another RBK750 satellite to put out there. Can I use my older wifi router and connect it with cat 6 to one of my RBK750 satellite's? If so anything special I would have to do?
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plemans
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Re: RBK750 wired backhaul from a wifi router to the RBK750 satellite

You should be able to do that fine. I've connected extenders/access points to my satellites before. 

Current setup: CM2000-> RBKE963B-> Trendnet TEG-S380-> GS716T-> pi-hole
also in AP setup: RAXE500->EAX80
1.4gig download/50mbps upload from Xfinity
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Bnichols907
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Re: RBK750 wired backhaul from a wifi router to the RBK750 satellite

Any settings that I have to change?
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You don't say what the spare router is, but generally to do what you describe, wired into another router, you should put the spare into Wireless Access Point (AP) mode.

 

 

 

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My network DM200 -> R7800 -> GS316 -> PL1000 -> Orbi RBR40 -> Orbi RBS50Y -> RBS40V
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