HiI have two phone lines coming into my small home / office as i live so far from the exchange i only get 0.5mb download when the line speeds are 2mb and 8mb respectively, there is no cable in the area.I have one line to the ground floor and one line to the first floor and have 3 pc's on each floor.My printers are connected to router one. i want to be able to print from router two without having to re-install printer drivers etc. Is this possibel using one switch. I have configured as follows:Router 1 gateway 10.0.7.6Router 2 gateway 10.0.14.6All pc's have fixed ip addresses, printer ip is 10.0.7.23.Routers are Draytek 2820n (router2) and draytek 2800 (router1).Any help or advice appreciated.ThanksLAhorie
What are your subnet masks set to?You intend to plug the switch in to a LAN port on each router?
This may or may not work; Change all subnet masks to 255.255.224.0 (including that of the router LAN config) to put all machines in one subnet. 10.0.1-31.xMake sure any machines connected to router 2 have router 2 as their gateway address, otherwise that line won't be used for internet traffic.Ensure DHCP is disabled on both routers.
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