mesh

  1. fredbert

    Info SRM mesh with wire backhaul through a switch: why is it good?

    This has been something that I do but I've always wondered this: And the answer to that last point is: No. A wireless client will access the wired LAN devices from the mesh router's own LAN interface. I've just tested this by streaming a hi-bit MKV from NAS (wired), via managed switch, and...
  2. tonygaddr

    rt2600ac Mesh Network

    Have 2 x rt2600ac routers - would like to know if possible to connect both as a mesh network. Is this possible. If so can you point me to some 'how to' help. Have tried setting one up as AP but cannot combine into same wifi network/name. I can find loads of help connect rt2600ac and mr2200ac...
  3. wizard99

    RT2600ac Synology Mesh - Encouraging Closest Clients to Attach / Why is this such a Mystery?

    Having auditioned and returned several MESH products from multiple manufacturers in the last 2 years, and since I already have a DS215J that continues to perform after 5 years, I finally brought in a MR2600 4 months ago and added two 2200’s (with one connected via BackHaul-Ethernet) in my...
  4. RoCaRay

    Any concerns with MoCA (Ethernet to Coax) uplink connection between RT2600ac and MR2200ac?

    I'm considering wired uplink connections between an RT2600ac and two MR2200ac. There are several unused coax lines for cable TV in our house. Installation of new Ethernet wiring to these locations would be difficult. So I've just started looking at MoCA Network Adapters such as the Actiontec...
  5. N

    eero pro 6 mesh router and external access

    I have a new DS1621+ and just before that had to get a new router and purchased the eero pro 6 to set up a mesh wifi system. The NAS is plugged in via the ethernet cable and everything works fine at home but I wanted to establish some external access with DDNS but the router configuration won't...
  6. tekguru

    Mesh network

    Anyone in here any decent experiences of mesh networks? As you may recall I was looking to change internet providers and in the end decided to stick with British Telecom (BT). I did buy a Velp mesh system but that proved unreliable and has gone back to Amazon. So.......... What I'm looking to...
  7. L

    Suggestions for investigating mesh connection issues?

    My home network uses one RT2600ac and two MR2200ac's with wired backhauls. In general things work well, but there are a few areas where devices will periodically lose their connection to the Internet. Can anyone recommend any tools or make other suggestions as to how I might figure out what's...
  8. A

    Plusnet Cable, Orbi MESH and PoE - advice for a newbie

    Dear Folks, I am new to Synology and very new to NAS. I am seeking a quick help to layout of NAS within my setup - see attached picture. I would like to add PoE switch and NAS cameras. So getting the NAS in the correct position with respect to Cable box and Mesh networking (Orbi) is important...
  9. Shadow

    VPN Plus Server Site-to-Site VPN connecting methods

    In this post I explained basically that I've joined the networks together in my house and 2 others of my family members. So even tough we live at our own places, we are on each other's network. Thats cool. But I'm just wondering. I want to join another network (my parents-in-law) to our bigger...
  10. spacecraft

    MR2200ac as a mesh router

    I am thinking of adding MR2200ac as a mesh router for my upstairs and the main concern is connecting to the main router RT2600ac (no internal Ethernet wiring) These are the possible options: Connect thru the WiFi from RT2600ac (but the signal is weak upstairs) Connect thru home power adapters...
  11. G

    RT2600ac and MR2200AC GL

    Good day, I recently bought a rt2600ac to replace a netgear r7000. I am very happy so far. I am thinking of getting an mr2200ac router to create a mesh network and have better coverrage around my home. I am wondering of the MR2200AC GL (which is the canadian version) is compatible with the...
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