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Using tomato router with mobile broadband modem

Discussion in 'Tomato Firmware' started by john80, Jul 19, 2014.

  1. john80

    john80 Network Newbie Member


    I have a Netgear Mobile Broadband Modem/Router (to use as backup in case ADSL goes down) but I am unable to use this in bridge mode. This product can't handle all the DHCP/NAT etc at the same time as we have plenty of computers in the office, therefore to help the divide the load, I would like to attach my Tomato router alongside it. However I have not been successful to configure them. My configuration:

    On 3G Router
    - Turn off DHCP (There is no option to disable NAT)
    - Assign address of

    On Tomato Router:
    - Turn on DHCP
    - Assign as the router address
    - On advanced settings => routing = > misc., change the mode from Gateway to Router
    - On basic settings, disable WAN, Default Gateway and Static DNS to be

    I don't know if above makes sense but in the end I can access both router web pages on my computer, however I do not have internet access.

    What is wrong here?

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