In this blog, you will get an information regarding the WAN settings for an Asus wifi router devices including what are the various steps through which you can easily do that.
But before going to the steps you must be aware of what is WAN?
WAN or wide area network which is used in case of the telecommunications which is basically used to cover the internet over the large area using the process of the Asus router sign in.
Here are the steps for performing the dual wan settings of your device
Step 1: Visit to the web management interface of your device and enable the option of the Dual WAN.
Step 2: Now, you will be asked to choose the option of the primary WAN as well as secondary WAN. Inside this you will have the three options which are WAN, Ethernet LAN and USB. You can also check for the check box of the allow failback as per your requirements.
Step 3: You can choose from the two options which are load balance as well as Fail over. The other modes you will get the options which are select, different setting fields.
- While choosing fail over mode for the backup network access uses a secondary WAN. The router will switch to the secondary when the primary WAN loses internet connection.
Failover detection time: This is the time period criteria to trigger failover mechanism. The primary WAN connection will be switched to secondary if the disconnection time of the primary WAN reach the failover detects time.
- Selection balance mode can maximizes throughput and resource use. Its proportion can be configured by you.
In this process you are able to decide to enable or disable the routing rules. To enable routing rules you need to enter your source IP, destination IP and WAN IP. After putting all the information you can click on Add/ Delete and apply.