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No internet on Linksys E3000

Discussion in 'Tomato Firmware' started by oscarjia, Dec 2, 2013.

  1. oscarjia

    oscarjia Reformed Router Member

    Hi guys,

    I've been using a Linksys E3000 router for years. Currently having Toastman firmware on it. My network setup is DSL comes to Bell modem (built-in wireless router) and them to Linksys as main router for wired and wireless. Recently I noticed that after a power outage or manually disconnect the power to Linksys, the router will lose the internet connection. In the status page, it do show that it has a valid WAN IP. I tested on Bell modem side, everything is fine.

    I tried restart, reset, no luck. Only way to recovery is to reflash the firmware. Then, everything will go back to normal.

    Anyone has ideas what's going on with my router or anything i should look at in settings?

    Thank you so much for helping!!!!!
  2. darkknight93

    darkknight93 Networkin' Nut Member

    on Basic -> Network your router (E3000) is set to WAN Type DHCP right? :)
  3. oscarjia

    oscarjia Reformed Router Member

    Yes, that's for sure.

    Everything was working perfect before power lost.
  4. Victek

    Victek Network Guru Member

    Ipv6 connection with dhcpv6-pd ?
  5. oscarjia

    oscarjia Reformed Router Member

    hi, where can i find this setting? thx
  6. koitsu

    koitsu Network Guru Member

    Victek is asking you a question, not telling you to adjust a setting. He's asking you "are you on an IPv6 connection using DHCPv6-PD"?
  7. Victek

    Victek Network Guru Member

    If you didn't adjust IPv6 settings or you don't know what I'm talking about, then surely not ... I said it because the same problem occurs to some users connected through DHCPv6-PD using Tomato.
  8. oscarjia

    oscarjia Reformed Router Member

    Oh, thank you guys for reply! no, i'm not on a IPv6 connection
  9. oscarjia

    oscarjia Reformed Router Member

    i found out an easy solution, just release and renew the IP address. then everything back to normal

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