Can someone tell me if I should still be able to login to an smc3g moem if it has been put in bridge mode. Our network has been acting flaky lately and I wanted to atake a look at any settings in the modem. I try going to 10.1.10.1 but only get timeouts.
Can the modem be reset from comcast to see if it solves out problems with connectivity dropping periodically.
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Yes, bridge mode will disable access to the http://10.1.10.1 address as far as I know. I'm pretty sure a ping to 10.1.10.1 from your LAN should result in timeouts as well.
And yes, Comcast can reset the modem back and forth from bridged to non-bridged mode, you just have to call in 1-800-391-3000 and request it.
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I would like to add this to train_wreak's post.
Have you ever consider getting a standalone modem instead of an IP-Gateway in bridge mode?
What a bridge mode is to turn the device (modem/router) into a regular surfboard modem.