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SBG6700-AC (v8.6.x): DDNS Setup

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How do I configure DDNS in my SBG6700-AC? 
The SBG6700-AC supports the usage of Dynamic Domain Name System (DDNS).  DDNS service provides the ability to assign a static Internet domain name to a dynamic IP address, which allows the SBG6700-AC to be easily accessed from various locations over the Internet.  Dynamic DNS is disabled by default.  This document describes how to enable and configure Dynamic DNS.

NOTE: Dynamic DNS service is required, which can be obtained at the DynDNS website.

To Configure for DDNS

  1. Launch a web browser, such as Internet Explorer, Firefox, or Safari.  Enter into the address box, and press the Enter key.  The Login page appears.
    NOTE: By default the LAN IP address is  If the default address has been changed, enter the custom address in the address box.
  2. On the Login page:
    a.   Enter admin in the Username field.
    b.   Enter password in the Password field.
    c.   Click the Login button.  The Home page appears.
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  3. Move the mouse-cursor over the Basic tab and select the DDNS sub-link.  The Basic - DDNS page appears.
  4. On the Basic - DDNS page:
    a.   DDNS Service - Select from the drop-down tab.
          NOTE: By default DDNS feature is Disabled.
    b.   User Name - Enter the DynDNS user name.
    c.   Password - Enter the  DynDNS Password.
    d.   Host Name - Enter the DynDNS Host Name.
    e.   IP Address - Lists the IP address information.
    f.    Status - Displays the status of the DDNS service: enabled or not enabled.
    g.   Click the Apply button.
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