guest access - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Internet > Computer Networking and Internet Hardware
Click Here to Login
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 01-16-2019, 08:37 PM   #1 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: Jan 2019
Location: United States
Posts: 1
Default guest access

Hello,
Can you tell me what I would need to allow a guest device, internet access but not give them access to my LAN?

Thanks
__________________

__________________
morum is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-17-2019, 03:10 PM   #2 (permalink)
Private Joker
 
carnageX's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: South Dakota
Posts: 24,821
Default Re: guest access

Put the guest network on a different subnet on your router, if it doesn't automatically do this already when enabling "Guest mode".
__________________

__________________
Laptop: MSI GT70 2OC-059us | i7-4700MQ | 16GB | GTX 770m | 500GB SSD / 750GB HDD | 17.3" | Win10 Pro
Desktop: 4690k | 12GB g.Skill RipJaws | GTX 970 | 520hx | Z87X-UD4H | Corsair Vengeance C70 | Corsair H110 | Acer 25" | Acer 22" | Win10
Mobile: Google Pixel XL


If I help you, or you just like what I said, rep me by clicking the under my post
carnageX is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-20-2019, 04:04 PM   #3 (permalink)
Super Techie
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: USA
Posts: 472
Default Re: guest access

What @carnageX said. Otherwise you can put firewall rules in place to block traffic between your LAN and guest network. Depends on what router you have.
__________________
-B-
cyclones is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
guest, internet connection, restrict

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
can i save setting for guest account under W2kSP3 xscorpio Microsoft Windows and Software 2 08-01-2006 07:44 AM
XP guest accounts willjo Microsoft Windows and Software 3 09-06-2004 05:33 PM
Guest On This Forum HardKore{Killa} Off Topic Discussion 3 03-27-2004 02:33 PM
running programs in guest mode FoleyF Computer Networking and Internet Hardware 3 03-07-2004 10:50 AM
AOL Guest logon shaggydali1965 Microsoft Windows and Software 2 07-28-2003 12:42 PM



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:13 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.