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You can view the latest Arcadyan Firmware Updates here.   Have a question about the latest update? This is the place for discussion!   Post a reply to this thread below to get involved with the discussion or ask a question.

Level 25: The Singularity cf4
Level 25: The Singularity

As there is no official manual for this modem I have written my own which I hope some people might find useful. It would probably have been better to post as a WiKi but I have never been able to post a WiKi successfully. The manual can be found at li ...

MichaelBlucher
Level 3: Gumshoe

I setup a surplus Smart Modem 2 as a WIFI Extender using the following method: 1. Using the WIFI Menu, change the SSID and Password to match the Primary Smart Modem.2. Remove the SIM Card from the Surplus Smart Modem3. Using the Local Network Menu, s ...

Mazdarx
Level 1: Cadet

A friend needs a wifi extender for Gen 2 modem which allows for easy connection, full speed from the extender and works with an Euffy door bell camera.  Current extender allows for reasonable speed but not the same as within the router range but not ...

Shawn2342334423
Level 3: Gumshoe

I've recently switched over from Telstra to MyRepublic but can't get a connection. I have tried:- Power cycling- Factory resetting- Removing 4G SIM I was under the impression the Telstra modem would work with MyRepublic but according to their tech su ...

Treechanger63
Level 1: Cadet

Hi, we recently moved bush from Sydney, and my service is operating well. But any device connected to the wifi still thinks we are living in Sydney, so I don't get local search results or weather. Google and Apple help searches say it's my modem but ...

NeilW13
Level 1: Cadet

Hi, has anyone set their Sagemcom f@st 5355 to bridge mode to connect a Asus ZenWiFi AX XT8 mesh system? Is it as simple as setting Sagemcom f@st 5355 to bridge mode then linking the Asus ZenWiFi AX XT8 mesh system with an ethernet cable and you then ...

Dan410
Level 2: Rookie

Hi, I have a DJA0230 Modem Gen 1.1 and had a Telstra Wifi Gen 2 Booster. Was working fine until recently, so have upgraded to the Gen 3 Wifi Booster.  I'm having a problem connecting it. Have followed the guidelines etc. Best it does is connect (fixe ...

Firepac
Level 2: Rookie

I have a new Smart Modem Gen 2 DJA0231TLS, which I have successfully set up and is working perfectly. I did change the supplied wifi network name and password to the old one and everything works.When I try to set up the Telstra Smart wifi Booster Gen ...

RexMonkey
Level 3: Gumshoe

I am trying to keep my ADSL connection alive as it is my only option for Internet right now. I have a network termination device where the Telstra line enters my house. A Telstra technician noted today that the Madison line module is a bit flaky, e.g ...

Tekin
Level 1: Cadet

Hello!I have been getting 318 Mbps download speed from the Telstra Smart Wi-Fi Booster(gen3). Is there anyway to connect one booster to another booster to improve wifi signal strength to the booster? Currently it tries to connect to the telstra modem ...

Cultivator
Level 1: Cadet

Hello all,

I have 4 Telstra accounts and had years of setting up Telstra and non Telstra ISP accounts, modems, routers etc and trouble shooting, setting updates etc. 

Issue I have right now is the Telstra modem routers supplying a rural/regional ADSL a ...

FrankFin56
Level 1: Cadet

My LG tv suddenly can’t find a connection. I’ve rebooted the modem and done a factory reset on the tv. I was told my modem may have gone from 25 ghz to 50. How do I find that out

panorama
Level 3: Gumshoe

I am trying to switch my modem from Telstra's mobile network back to their fixed line network.   I have visited both fix.telstra.com and https://tel.st/75wrx, both absolutely useless and so slow that I get messaged that pages couldn't be found!    Ve ...

Purple17
Level 1: Cadet

Telstra has advised the old modem is "old" for our cable service.  It is dropping in and out  We are about to be moved to the NBN but not for a few months (and it will cost more ...).Who has time to sort out "Smart Modem" plus Cable Adaptor etc etc ( ...

Colin404
Level 1: Cadet

Okay, I'll do my best to explain this. The problem is now solved, but I'm not sure about the issue. Recently I have begun experimenting with running a web server, but I am more interested in the tech side of running the servers, I don't know why, it ...

Billiboy
Level 1: Cadet

Hello I'm from Germany and privately bought an Aircard 785 from Netgear. When it arrived I found that it had Telstra branding and a sim lock. The seller acts stupid, in Germany petty criminals have a good chance if they act ignorant. Now I would like ...

Mo808
Level 1: Cadet

Hi All,Just recently had to replace the Smart Modem as WiFi stopped working. Was given the DJA0231 model. WiFi works great but there's a real issue with the LAN connections. Initially, out of the 4 ports, I managed to get one working, then that stopp ...

RexMonkey
Level 3: Gumshoe

I have read some conflicting info on Line Attenuation and Noise Margin so I was hoping someone could clarify (a) basically what they mean and (b) is bigger or smaller better on a Technicolor DJA0231 with software Version 20.3.c. My simple understandi ...

jabbado
Level 2: Rookie

So we've been having trouble with our nbn for a couple of weeks and finally a tech is coming tomorrow. Yesterday I read about the 4g backup feature. Upon trying to get it working I messaged Telstra to be told the feature would only work for general d ...

The_BigV
Level 1: Cadet

Hi All,Have just got the Arcadyan 2 modem and am having all sorts of issues with camera setup.Setup was working with previous Telstra Modem. Have even fired up old modem to double check all settings.Have setup a static IP for the DVR box. DVR is conn ...

Kyle891
Level 2: Rookie

Hey guys! Sorry to be a pain but I am trying to connect an Asus AX5400 Router but am unable to get it working. I had an internet connection on my phone for 15 minutes but couldn't get it to connect on my PC. After 15 minutes it decided to disconnect ...

twallaceau
Level 1: Cadet

Hi, I need to set-up a Guest Network 1 but when going into the settings of my Telstra Smart NBN modem, I can see the Guest Network 1 settings but I am blocked from ticking the "Enable" box.  How do I enable the Guest Network 1?ThanksTom

ant0ny
Level 1: Cadet

My new Telstra Smart modem Gen 2 temperature seems to be high? Technicolor DJA0231 Firmware Version 20.3.c.0389-MR20-RA
 I am connected in Mobile Backup Mode due to waiting for FTTB connection. On the Mobile Tab on the web interface the Temp says it's ...

etimtye
Level 1: Cadet

I have recently signed up for FTTB NBN for a second time with Telstra, and was shipped the Technicolor Gen 2 modem. I noticed that performance on the line would slowly degrade over time after initial DSL sync, to the point that throughput dropped for ...

tedblox
Level 2: Rookie

I have enabled port forwarding on port 44158, but its not working even after restarting modem. The port works in local network when I do telnet, but does not work from internet. Please let me know if any additional changes are required.

Gurdy
Level 1: Cadet

I have a Telstra Gen2 smart modem. It has been working fine, but I have now moved house and my new place has a Metal NBN enclosure. The modem goes in the enclosure with the NBN CPE. Now it all works fine, until I close the door on the NBN enclosure. ...

MichaelBlucher
Level 3: Gumshoe

I setup a surplus Smart Modem 2 as a WIFI Extender using the following method: 1. Using the WIFI Menu, change the SSID and Password to match the Primary Smart Modem.2. Remove the SIM Card from the Surplus Smart Modem3. Using the Local Network Menu, s ...

Treechanger63
Level 1: Cadet

Hi, we recently moved bush from Sydney, and my service is operating well. But any device connected to the wifi still thinks we are living in Sydney, so I don't get local search results or weather. Google and Apple help searches say it's my modem but ...

FrankFin56
Level 1: Cadet

My LG tv suddenly can’t find a connection. I’ve rebooted the modem and done a factory reset on the tv. I was told my modem may have gone from 25 ghz to 50. How do I find that out

RexMonkey
Level 3: Gumshoe

I have read some conflicting info on Line Attenuation and Noise Margin so I was hoping someone could clarify (a) basically what they mean and (b) is bigger or smaller better on a Technicolor DJA0231 with software Version 20.3.c. My simple understandi ...

jabbado
Level 2: Rookie

So we've been having trouble with our nbn for a couple of weeks and finally a tech is coming tomorrow. Yesterday I read about the 4g backup feature. Upon trying to get it working I messaged Telstra to be told the feature would only work for general d ...

tedblox
Level 2: Rookie

I have enabled port forwarding on port 44158, but its not working even after restarting modem. The port works in local network when I do telnet, but does not work from internet. Please let me know if any additional changes are required.

cparm
Level 2: Rookie

Can't find where to turn off PMF & PC won't connect to internet

xfelix
Level 3: Gumshoe

Telstra offered me to upgrade smartmodem frontier to smartmodem gen 2. Since then, its 4G backup never works. Contacted Telstra and they shipped another smartmodem gen 2, but still no luck. That's why I try to get a solution here. The Smartmodem back ...

noemail81
Level 1: Cadet

I have Telstra NBN with the provided white modem and black NBN box. When I am working in my study at the other end of the house from the modem, I am experiencing ongoing problems with the signal strength and it often drops out during zoom calls etc. ...

Reub
Level 1: Cadet

I have a NBN modem with 4 ports.  Currently using 2 for wifi boosters either side of the house, one for Sonos and the last one for Swann security system.  I need one more port for a new security system and would like to know whether I can get some so ...

quokka50
Level 2: Rookie

Hi, My new Gen3 wifi booster (WE7202242-TA) will connect to my modem a Technicolor Gen 1.1 DJA0230) via ethernet but the light will not stay blue ( but just goes to the purple flashing light and won't connect to the modem via wifi only by ethernet. I ...

iam_61
Level 1: Cadet

I attached a USB 3 Western Digital Passport drive to the Arcadyan LH1000 USB port and noticed I was getting less than 20MB/s transfer rate. This seems to be very slow compared with the transfer rate when attached to a USB 3 port on my laptop, which i ...

NOELG1154
Level 1: Cadet

I AM ENDFEAVOIURING TO CONNECT UNIT TO NETWORK AS AN ACCESS POINT - THE MANUAL FOR THE EXS6150 INFORMATION DOES NOT APPEAR TO BE APPROPRIATE AS I CANNOT ACCESS THE WEBSITE WWW.MYWIFIEXT.NET AS IT ADVISES. I SEEM TO THINK THAT THE 6190 IS A SPECIAL RU ...

HAO12
Level 1: Cadet

Just moved into a new house, at Burwood East VIC 3151. I did not find the nbn box at home, (Telstra modern has arrived) and I asked the online agent that should I contact nbn team and how should I get the nbn connection box. Sadly, the agent was conf ...

Meshuser11
Level 1: Cadet

Hi All I have a Technicolor DJA0230 and I purchased a Goole Mesh with 1 router and 2 nodes.I want to set up the network that will allow the Gen2 4G backup option to kick in if there is an outage to the NBN service. I want to also have the capability ...

Brett44441
Level 1: Cadet

Hi, I just set up Telstra 5G Home Broadband but am having issues connecting my Google Nest Wifi router. When trying in the Google Home app, I am told to check the WAN connection -- yet it seems to be in place to me. Is anyone aware of any common conn ...

Vitara
Level 4: Private Eye

Have noticed since recent firmware upgrade to 20.3c.0389-MR20-RA on my Technicolor DJA0231, that there is now a "Priority" column in the Advanced>Devices list window.Does this now mean a QoS setting is available on this modem? 

SingingYogi
Level 3: Gumshoe

Hi, may I ask if mobile modems such as 4GX Hotspot generally offers better internet connections/stabilities than tethering via iphone12? (same 4G sim)? If the internet connection on iphone 12 isn't stable would the connection be about the same on a p ...

Manee1
Level 2: Rookie

hi, i want to know if telstra smart gen 2 technicolor DJA0231TLS modem locked to telstra? how to know if its unlocked or locked?

jim6111
Level 1: Cadet

Hi, I have two Gen 2 DJA0231 modems and a Telstra WIFI Range Extender, I need to extend my WIFI range further.  Can I use one DJA0231 as the main modem and the other as a WIFI Range extender without connecting them by LAN Cable? Then pick up the rang ...

MM116
Level 1: Cadet

I received a new Telstra Smart modem the other day and have connected everything else (TV, iPhones, iPad etc) but the Hisense Smart TV won't connect at all.  I've unplugged it, reset it, cleared the cache but no luck.  Any ideas?

Brobut23
Level 1: Cadet

Ive just changed over to New Smart Gen 2 Modem and added a HP 8730 OfficeJet Pro printer to my home network via ethernet. Was previously wireless. the Network info My Printer has been given a default name HP850460D.modem (HP OfficeJet pro 8730) same ...

JDMils
Level 6: Bloodhound

I just replaced my Telstra F@st5355 router with the new Smart Modem Gen 2 and cannot find a way to view device MAC addresses. The F@st modem would show the MACs of all connected devices which made security easy to manage, however I cannot work out a ...

7766
Level 2: Rookie

couple of questions: Background: Home quasi small Office functionality. 1. my backup storage connected via ethernet to Gateway is 'suddenly' disabled, blinking yellow indicator, researching shows my storage requires higher level of Router security th ...

Borisb
Level 2: Rookie

Hi all Hope someone can helpI bough ASUS TUF Gaming AX5400 Dual Band WiFi 6 Router Currently I have NBN co's little black modem and Telstras Gen 2 Smart modem What is the best way to connect this, Does it replace the Smart modem and I hook it up to t ...

RexMonkey
Level 3: Gumshoe

I am trying to keep my ADSL connection alive as it is my only option for Internet right now. I have a network termination device where the Telstra line enters my house. A Telstra technician noted today that the Madison line module is a bit flaky, e.g ...

Obithree
Level 1: Cadet

Hello, ipv6 is set up on pfsense. However on a pfsense box reboot the ipv6 only stays up for 1 hour then it drops. The ipv6 gateway then says 100% packet loss. I have a Telstra Technicolor DJA0231 and am using pfSense box connected to the Arris box a ...

JDMils
Level 6: Bloodhound

I have 2 types of WiFi LED globes in my home:* Phillips Hue controlled via Phillips Hue Hub.* Generic Chinese brand controlled via the MagicHome app.* Generic Chinese brand light strips controlled via the MagicHome app.They are all connected to Alexa ...

markus3032
Level 1: Cadet

Millions of home Wi-Fi routers are under attack by botnet malware, just a week after a researcher put up a blog post showing how to exploit a vulnerability in the routers' firmware.The problem is that at least 36 other models of routers distributed b ...

pommyStu
Level 1: Cadet

Our business upgraded to NBN 3-4  years ago - after finally finding us a static IP address we have had terribly unreliable access to our network remotely via the Telstra supplied V7610 Netgear modem.  Current software is V2.2.2.6A which is most curre ...

4ppu
Level 1: Cadet

I'm having issues with my Router, in recent I have performed a password change in bigpond. I didn't realise, I'm required to update the password in mygateway. In prior this there was issue, I was unable to access MS Teams, Skype and Webstore of Chrom ...

mingle
Level 2: Rookie

There have been a number of threads over the years about the URL Filtering on the Arcadyan LH1000 modem not working. It's now June 2021, the modem firmware is 0.14.12r and (unbelievably) it STILL doesn't work. What the hell is going on? How hard is i ...

lmstearn
Level 6: Bloodhound

Product Name Technicolor DJA0231 Software Version 18.1.c Firmware Version 18.1.c.0585-MR7.1-RA Hardware Version VCNT-ANot much changed with the modem settings other than a port forward and the addition of a static IP lease, soon to expire.Clicked the ...

Bloggs2
Level 1: Cadet

Hi everyone, I have a NAS server with VPN (OPenVPN) using Port 443, and suddenly that Port appears blocked by Telstra.  I also tried Port 442, same issue.  Can anyone advise a safe port number to use on Router, server and VPN config that Telstra will ...

Kessu
Level 1: Cadet

Why does the modem no longer show connected devices? 

lillypilly9
Level 1: Cadet

For the last 6 weeks, my internet has dropped out up to 10 times an hour for 1-2 minutes each time. I have discussed this issue with Telstra technicians multiple times, and have installed two brand new Telstra Smart Modems. But NEITHER modem will con ...

iainin
Level 1: Cadet

After frustrating issues getting chrome cast and my telstra NBN to talk to each other I have found a solution. First I tried to connect semi automatically by choosing the network and typing in the password manually. This meant chrome cast saved the i ...

shinks
Level 1: Cadet

I was given a MR2100 to setup for a client (usually I use tp-link mr6400 devices). Initially the device wouldn’t boot when the battery was removed and the device plugged into the USB power (as recommended by the sales person). I took it back to the T ...

Will1978
Level 1: Cadet

I have NBN with Optus and I am moving across to Telstra to get higher speeds. I submitted my order on the 8 Feb and they supplied a delivery date of 11 Feb. I realise Covid-19 apparently slows things down but should I be waiting 11 days+ (22 Feb will ...

gabrielleiris
Level 1: Cadet

I am moving to a new place and wanting to know if I can get nbn broadband and what is available.I am currently with dodo but want to change back to telstra.can someone please call me on 0400952705 so I can discuss what is available etckind regardsGab ...

KathleenH
Level 1: Cadet

How do I get a replacement nbn black box? 

MozzieB
Level 1: Cadet

I have signed up for NBN connection. A technician has been once to the property to check the connection availability. I have not received my modem yet. When I Track my Order it shows the technician times, and expected ate for connection but does not ...

Coral5
Level 1: Cadet

I have no phone or internet in my business since 4 February 2021 and the modem is in a metal exchange box attached to the ceiling,  Have tried many many times to plug and unplug etc. while up a step ladder and have asked for a Telstra technician to c ...

tom2021
Level 1: Cadet

Hi, I have Smart Modem Gen 2 modem (Product Vendor Arcadyan, Product Name LH1000, Boot Version 1.0.38-116.118, Firmware, Version 0.13.01r, Hardware Version 01).
Parental Control - URL Filter doesn't work, for example, I have entered www.rockstargames. ...

J59
Level 1: Cadet

how can I order a new Smart Modem. My existing modem is about 7 years old!!!

Bighucci
Level 1: Cadet

Hey guys just got my nbn plan on Tuesday and waiting for the modem to arrive on the 18th of feb but just wondering if I can use another modem while I wait for the smart modem to arrive at my address as I need to use the internet for work? 

Norm1831
Level 1: Cadet

I have just had my nbn modem replaced. The previous modem allowed me to set up multiple rules per MAC address. For example, I could block access to our PS4 from 12.30 to 2.30 in the afternoon, from 6.00 to 7.30 in the evening and from 9.15 at night.  ...

Sydneygirl1
Level 1: Cadet

My modem has a red light flashing next to Mobile Signal. I think this is affecting some connectivity. How do I fix it? 

Dazza1618
Level 3: Gumshoe

Yesterday is the second time in two months that the NBN connection box is flashing red and making clicking noises.The last time it had to be replaced and it seemed to be due to a lightning storm that affected the phone line input (Not a direct strike ...

noscreenname2
Level 1: Cadet

Ordered NBN upgrade from existing cable service.Modem was expected to be delivered 28/1/2021.Now told NTD hardware and Gen 2 kit is back ordered. Why sell something you don't have available to sell? When will this be available? Why didn't you email m ...

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