Equipment (Modems,Gateways)
Back to Top

'True Bridge Mode'

Community Manager
Community Manager

'True Bridge Mode'

Bridge Mode or ‘True Bridge Mode’

With bridged devices the “Public” IP is announced directly to the customer owned managed Firewall or Router versus a Private IP (10.1.10.X or 192.168.1.X, etc.). 

 

If you want to use ‘true bridge mode’, please note the following characteristics of devices in bridge mode:

  • Does not have router capabilities or support LAN DHCP
  • Cannot have a fixed Static IP assignment

Comcast Business customers can select devices from the following equipment list that are capable of running in bridge mode: equipment options.  In addition, Comcast Business customers can have their existing gateway/routers set to true bridge mode by contacting Comcast Support at 1-800-391-3000 

 

Note:  the Cisco 3939B BWG cannot support WiFi in bridge mode.

Discussion stats
  • 0 replies
  • 4662 views
  • 0 kudos
  • 1 in conversation