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SBG6782 (v8.4.x): DDNS Setup

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Question
How do I configure DDNS in my SBG6782? 
Answer

The SBG6782 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 SBG6782 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 1: Dynamic DNS service is required, which can be obtained at the DynDNS website.

NOTE 2: This feature is not available for units that have been purchased or leased from Time Warner.

To Configure for DDNS

  1. Launch a web browser, such as Internet Explorer, Firefox, or Safari.  Enter http://192.168.0.1 into the address box, and press the Enter key.  The Login page appears.

    NOTE: By default the LAN IP address is 192.168.0.1.  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 motorola in the Password field.
     
    NOTE:  For units that have been leased or purchased by Shaw Communications, the username is cusadmin, and the password is the Customer S/N (Serial Number), located on a white sticker on the bottom of the unit.

    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 www.DynDNS.org 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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