7. When it doubt, always get a grounded (three-prong) timer. I am using my iPod as the test device. I am looking to block www.facebook.com or www.netflix.com PER device. They use OpenDNS for content filtering which they suck too. ASUS router RT-AC53 won "Thumbs up" award from magazine Computer as "this is router, which is extremely good. 4. From then on, no more trudging over to the router to manually reboot it after a few days—it’ll reboot automatically in the middle of the night. So whoever you buy hardware from, you may end up back at the same place. I just want to block sites like FB or Netflix on specific devices both laptop and iPod. 1. Go digital for more flexibility, or smart for remote control. If you’re on a budget, your best bet is a 7-day programmable grounded appliance timer like the Enover TS18 ($16) or the Century 7-day Heavy Duty Digital Timer ($13). Since we launched in 2006, our articles have been read more than 1 billion times. Obviously, you want to give them unrestricted internet access with no blocks to any site. I was talking with the CISO of the company where I work, and one of us brought up the subject of uptime. … I fear that you will find that OpenDNS, now a part of Cisco, is a common feature on "parental control" technologies. I don't understand why is it so complicated on a Netgear router. 2. Drop and hold to create allowed time zone to manage when your client can use networking. I am not sure that filtering is working properly on devices. @guyguy you can configure this on NETGEAR business firewall. No you cant block apps through LPC. Configuring this router is more of a hassle than it needs to be. This router is not "perfect" but Synology is heading in the right direction in terms of features. Or did you end up buying a different router? None of these are "perfect" routers but Asus came close to being a really good router. If you’re looking for a little extra flexibility (at a bit of an extra cost), you can opt for a smart plug. http://kb.netgear.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/25687. I like the Nighthawk router but I need to work through some of these issues such as time scheduling and being able to block sites to individual devices. Here’s where appliance-grade timers really shine as they’re usually rated for 1800 watts. Setting time schedule for Internet access can be done with the suggested combination of Address Reservation, Block Services, and Schedule options on the router. I want to block sites without affecting other devices. 1900ac and 2600ac. Looking for a WiFi router that has it all? 2. I know 2.4 has a stronger signal. You will find discussions just like this one on the support forums where they support other makes. See details on compatibility below. Subscribe for Updates. A slightly cheaper model (but still well reviewed) is the TP-Link HS100 ($30); while only rated for 850 watts, that’s still more than adequate for a power strip of home networking gear (and then some). The RT-N13U/B, RT-N12, RT-N10+, WL-520GU and WL-520GC are also advertised as DD-WRT compatible though do not ship with this operating system. How to Automatically Reboot Your Router On a Schedule, the Easy Way, how to automate restarting your router before in a very geeky way, we just need to turn it off long enough to clear the RAM, How to Create Date and Time Complications for Apple Watch, How to Save Instagram Audio Messages on an iPhone, How to Show the Battery Percentage on Mac, How to Change the Weather in ‘Pokémon Sword and Shield’, How to Hide Your Play Activity from Friends on Nintendo Switch, © 2020 LifeSavvy Media. Do I split the devices and put some on one band and others on the other band? I have the DNS values already added to the router. Also, I don't understand the purpose of OpenDNS if I can block most sites on the router itself. A high quality grounded outlet timer combined with a good power strip gives you the most options. I followied the steps (it is quite straight forward) and added a rules for a specific device (Android Smartphone LG G7 ThinQ) and applied the profile but still device can get internet access. 5. I don't want to turn off or disable the wireless to go off at a specific time, I just want to block a device from accessing the internet at specific times like 8pm to 9am. Buy ASUS RT-AC53 AC750 Dual Band WiFi Router with high power design, VPN server, and time schedule at nationalPC with the lowest price and fast shipping. Thanks for the response. My c7000 has two channels the 2.4 and 5, I went to advance setup then wireless and set a time block on channel 2.4 so at 10pm my 2.4 wifi goes off but the 5 continues to work. So, the feature known as Time scheduling in wireless routers, is something every parent will gladly use and make sure the house rules remain strict. Under Block Services you can set the Service Blocking to Per Schedule and when you add one, you can use the option "Only this IP Address" or "IP Address Range" that includes the device/s that you want limit for the Internet access. How do I set a time schedule on individual devices? 1) I need to be able to set filters to block social media (FB, Twitter, KIK, etc..), movie streaming (Netflix, Youtube) and games (Movie Star Planet) PER device on an HOURLY basis. Linksys, for example. Trust me, I have used Linksys 1900ac, Asus 68u, Apple Time Capsule and HomeHalo router. Did you ever figure out how to do what you wanted with controls by device/by kid/by hour? I have the iPod set to HIGH for the filtering. Other times, those issues crop up more frequently, and you may find yourself manually rebooting your router, cable modem, and other devices around the home more than you’d like. Unfortunately, the parental controls are weak on the Linksys router but I am able to set a time schedule per device without affecting the rest of the network. Product Description: I like using my work computer to login to my home router to change settings and so on. We don’t need to turn the router or device off for that long, we just need to turn it off long enough to clear the RAM (which takes less than a minute). The time zone defaults to pacific time. Netflix still comes up and I can watch a movie. On a Linksys and Asus routers, blocking sites and setting a time schedule is straightforward, very easy and they make it easy. RELATED: How to Automatically Reboot Your Router the Geeky Way. 6. Are you kidding here? Or are you? This means you can schedule the network to turn off at a certain time every day. The router is a waste of money and time. I have tried both OpenDNS and blocking the site on the router itself from preventing both an iPod and Macbook from accessing Facebook. Not what the description/feature-set were prior to purchase. They are clueless when it comes to parental controls. Click Apply. I have another question. With those parameters in mind, here are some products we recommend. My purpose is not to document the use of cron - it is well documented elsewhere. Once you’ve purchased a timer for the project, the rest is easy peasy. Everyone uses the router in a different way. Join 350,000 subscribers and get a daily digest of news, comics, trivia, reviews, and more. The Wireless Settings screen displays. FVS318Gv2,  can you send me more details on how? http://kb.netgear.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/24091, http://kb.netgear.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/24055, http://kb.netgear.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/24054. Drag and hold to create longer time slots. This firmware will probably solve your Asus router problem in 99% of cases. thanks. I put all the office crap on it's own switch, and upgraded the router to an AC68U. No, of course not. Everything is done on the router itself. What you outline is what I would like to do...also I would like to specifically block certain sites, not just a black/white list but rather by time of day and specifically not just by general category of social etc. Jason served as Lifehacker's Weekend Editor before he joined How-To Geek. My purpose is not to document the use of cron - it is well documented elsewhere. PERIOD. If you have an Asus WiFi router problem like; NAT / port forwarding not working, connection problems, upgraded to a firmware which caused your router to not work properly here is what you can do to solve the problem.Upgrade to AsusWRT Merlin firmware if you can find your router in the list of available firmware files. Cron is the well-known method of scheduling tasks for Unix, the equivalent of "at" on Windows. I am trying out the Nighthawk router and I am comparing its features to Linksys and Asus routers. 6. 4. The existing parental settings ARE GARBAGE and worthless. I was able to block sites and set a time schedule on the Linksys and Asus router. Total BS. Netgear has an odd way of doing things. I am able to achieve both goals on a Linksys and Asus rotuers. I set the router to turn off wireless at 9pm which affects EVERY DEVICE. From then on, no more trudging over to the router to manually reboot it after a few days—it’ll reboot automatically in the middle of the night. Want to run a task on a regular schedule on your ASUS wireless router? Lets say you have 2 adults and 3 kids in the house. None of these are "perfect" routers but Asus came close to being a really good router. On the router, if I know the IP or MAC address to the device, can I set unrestrictive access to that device which ignores any OpenDNS blocks? This is the only available solution for you to somehow block/filter sites that fit to a certain category set by OpenDNS on a per device level. You can use the per device filtering feature on the NETGEAR Genie app/program and set the filtering level to "High" or "Custom" on the devices you would want Facebook and YouTube to be filtered on. My son does not have the password for the 5 so all his electronics go off and the rest of ours work. Also, I was able to set a time schedule PER device on both Linksys and Asus routers. 5. Note: Clients that are added to Parental Controls will have their internet access restricted by default. If you are using the per device filtering, LPC settings may take a while to take effect since the filtering is done on their servers. This topic has been closed to new posts due to inactivity. By submitting your email, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Model: R7800|Nighthawk X4S AC2600 Wifi Router. Without any trouble or delays, I can block sites and time to certain devices without affecting the rest of the devices in the home. Click [OK] to save the settings made. After that, click [OK] to save the setting. I need the ability to set a time schedule to block internet access after 9pm on certain devices. Yes, I understand that I can't block apps on a device. The 5 band radios are NOT set to turn off. AiMesh is powerful, flexible and you can use a mix of ASUS router models — protecting your investment! Again, I was able to block sites PER device without affecting any other device in the house. Follow the steps below for setting the System Time on an ASUS-RT router to synchronize with a public time server using the NTP client:. Once you’ve purchased a timer for the project, the rest is easy peasy. The Genie App is terrible too. As for setting a schedule for Internet access on specific device/s, you can follow storm1985's advice of setting up Address Reservation for the devices then block all services on a set schedule. Don't waste your time and effort fixing OR looking at fixing something that you that is out of your control. 9. Scheduling your router to reboot periodically clears out non-persistent malware. So, I have set the iPod to 192.168.1.101 in the reservation. Select the desired time slots for allowed access times. I guess the question that I am asking, how do you give adults unrestrictive internet access regardless of the device? Although the router is fast, I want to continue to use it but ONLY if I can block websites PER device and specifically set a time schedule PER device. Unfortunately, I was disappointed because not many sites were block as I hoped for. I am not sure that is restricting internet access to my iPod and the filtering is working as it should. Old school outlet timers use a mechanical tab system to set the time and a mechanical wheel mechanism to keep time (that’s why you hear them whirring faintly when they’re plugged in). During the day, if I don't want my 2nd daughter to have internet access on ALL devices, again, I should be able to make the quick restriction to block time on all of the devices. Select Turn off wireless signal by schedule… This works well most of the time, but what I had really hoped that the Asus Router app would give us a nice easy way of over-riding the control. Asus' RT-AC88U is one of the fastest and most capable dual-band routers in its class, with our testing demonstrating that it can easily offer maximum throughput of up to 2.1Gbps, and up to 5,000 square feed of solid coverage thanks to its four beamforming antennas that also offer MU-MIMO support to handle even the busiest homes.. Before you dig out an old outlet timer for a box in your garage, consider the following features. ASUS Wireless Router RT-AC68U - Parental Controls Parental Controls Web & Apps Filters Time Scheduling Parental Controls allow you to set the time limit for a client's network usage. 2. http://kb.netgear.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/29913. @bob1057 - it is under OUTBOUND rules ( Under Security > Firewall), *** you can set service (HTTPs,VPN or any service you want or set ALL services to be sure, *** actions (block or allow, set per schedule or always), -- schedule profile is configure under Security > Schedule, * ** LAN users ( where you can set the IP addresses). Though I expect you did this, just in case: Did you confirm the time setting in the router. Setup an OpenDNS account for what... blocking phishing sites? Next, I want turn OFF the internet access at 8pm to 2pm the following day. You can check the link below for an overview of LPC and see if it is something that suits what you need. Brands In Category Asus 23 Belkin 2 Cisco 4 D-Link 20 Huawei 3 Linksys 13 Tenda 12 TOTOLINK 6 TP-Link 27 Western Digital 4. In the [Time Management] column, click the edit icon to edit the Active Schedule. What if WiFi is already turned off by schedule but you need to turn it back on momentarily? 7. Perhaps, someone can offer some suggestion on what I am doing wrong and explain some things. ASUS wireless routers combine speed and range to give you a seamless wifi experience. In this post, I am going to show you Asus wireless N and AC router automatic reboot setup. The second part, I configured the router but instead I didn't use OpenDNS at all and I didn't use parental controls as PC is tied to OpenDNS. High-speed performance Concurrent speed up to a combined 750 Mbps data rate. Digital timers overcome both of these obstacles. Join 350,000 subscribers and get a daily digest of news, geek trivia, and our feature articles. Under When to turn off wireless signal, select a Start and End. I just "upgraded" to this modem router (xfinity user) because I wanted fuller support for the xfinity service i have, and because netgear has in general been more on the ball with needed firmware udpates. Enalbe Time Scheduling and check if system time is the same with your time zone. 3. In the following paragraphs we are going to discuss this feature in Asus wireless routers. My definition of "perfect" must include the following features ie. For example, I want to give Mary from 2pm to 8pm EVERYDAY on her laptop internet access. Speed, Parental Controls, Firewall, Time Schedule, Web History or Log and a good App to manage the router. And if you lose power, a digital timer will keep your settings. Outlet timers have been around for decades, but that doesn’t mean that any old outlet timer is suitable for our purposes. Model: R8000|Nighthawk X6 AC3200 Smart WIFI Router, Model: C7000|Nighthawk - AC1900 WiFi Cable Modem Router. Not only do you get the flexibility of granular timing, just like with a digital outlet timer, but you also get remote control so you can reboot your equipment from anywhere. I will try the suggestions and advice and I will post my results. Speed, Parental Controls, Firewall, Time Schedule, Web History or Log and a good App to manage the router. Participant reference: whrl.pl/RemE9B. They use OpenDNS for content filtering which they suck too. If I don't want my daughter to access Netflix for two hours in the afternoon, I should be able to make that quick restriction and it takes immediate affect on ALL of her devices. I don't want to set a time schedule for all devices. aldroid. We’re big fans of the iHome iSP5 ($40); it’s easy to set up, rated up to 1800 watts, and we’ve found it very dependable in day to day use. The router is limited to the features previously described and suggested. On the network map, why does some devices go grey as if they are offline? The ASUS RT-AC53 router received the "Editor's Choice" award from PC Revue magazine. Synology is based on there NAS products and they have only two routers ie. I used the same methods as I did in Part 1. He has over a decade of experience in publishing and has authored thousands of articles at Review Geek, How-To Geek, and Lifehacker. 1. In my conclusion, Netgear sucks. The adults are on the 5 band and teens are on the 2.4 band. Everyone uses the router in a different way. To followup with your answers. Maybe 2am - 7am auto power off, 701am restart wifi? That is the purpose for me to have "testing" devices. 8. It is highly recommended that if a device can connect to the 5GHz band and is used for streaming and/or gaming then it should connect to that while leaving the rest to the 2.4GHz for regular browsing and general Internet use. I go to Advanced and Schedule to set the time schedule. Let me first say, most preteens and teenagers love their devices regardless if it is a phone, iPod, game system, laptop or something else that connects to your router. Yeah, like the kind you use for your Christmas lights. We’ve shown you how to automate restarting your router before in a very geeky way (that involves remotely connecting to your router, writing scripts, and other matters that you may want to avoid), but we’re back with a much simpler solution that not only works for a router but for any other device—including those that don’t support such scripts. The first part, I configured it and was using, cough.. cough.. OpenDNS to set the content filtering level to most of the devices. Select Turn off wireless signal by schedule. As you clearly know, the router uses 24 hour time. Have you been out into Google land for information on this? Do I use the Netgear Genie to access the router from outside my home? Scheulde Wifi off and on on Asus router. Well, you're out of luck. I am not sure what that means but I am waiting on there answer. 2) If Mary's iPod or laptop has an IP of 192.168.0.123, I would static that number on the router and set the time schedule to whatever I want. Liz. Select the desired time slots for allowed access times. Or are you? Netgear SUCKS. Once you’ve purchased a timer for the project, the rest is easy peasy. Stop using their product. Click [OK] to save the settings made. ASUS AiMesh is an innovative new router feature that fixes these problems: it creates a whole-home Wi-Fi network using multiple ASUS routers. I have found in the android app a schedule reboot option in the network tools section. I don't want to block it from other family members. Plug it in, plug your device(s) into it, and pick the time you want to perform the reboot. In many instances, you can run devices more or less indefinitely, rebooting them perhaps a few times a year if any issues crop up. This may or may not stall my netgear adoption. I have tried to block Youtube on the router and OpenDNS with the same result. Step2: Wireless scheduler settings. 8. You could, for example, use one outlet timer to reboot your cable modem, your router, and your smarthome hub all at once. ASUS High Power N300 3-in-1 WiFi Router / Access Point / Repeater, with time scheduling, VPN server and IPTV support | RT-N14UHP. I had an AC66U running time scheduling to control the kids' hours of access, it was awesome. The ASUS RT-AC53 router has been awarded with Excellent award by CHIP because "it is a modern router combining affordable price with good equipment, excellent coverage and decent speed". The Turn off wireless signal by schedule screen displays. I have said this time and time again. BR500 VPN Currently Experiencing Intermittent Connectivity Issues. Stop using their products. The adults have iPads, Macbooks and Windows laptop while the teenagers have iPods, Windows laptop and Android phones. I was talking with the CISO of the company where I work, and one of us brought up the subject of uptime. 2) I need to be able to set a time schedule PER device on an HOURLY basis. I am sure that OpenDNS does a better job at blocking sites and categories. I have teens in my house, and desperately need a way to schedule their access by device by day and by hour--variable. I don't want Mary to have access to those sites on her iPod or laptop. Jason Fitzpatrick is the Editor in Chief of LifeSavvy, How-To Geek's sister site focused life hacks, tips, and tricks. Both Linksys and Asus use a grid to block time which to me is easier than how Netgear does it. Robust external antenna You can hold and drag to extend the duration. I have a few questions about using the Nighthawk router. From Parental Controls, click Time Scheduling. The above article may contain affiliate links, which help support How-To Geek. The more watts it can handle, the better. I can access FB on the browser and Youtube on the app. Shouldn't devices have a constant connection? I will try to to set a schedule for internet access based on Storms advice. Obviously, I can't speak for every preteen and teenagers enviroment. Asus RT-N14UHP, High Power N300 3-in-1 WiFi Router / Access Point / Repeater, with time scheduling, VPN server, IPTV support Brands In Category Asus 23 Belkin 2 Cisco 4 D-Link 20 Huawei 3 Linksys 13 Tenda 12 TOTOLINK 6 TP-Link 27 Western Digital 4 Asus' RT-AC88U is one of the fastest and most capable dual-band routers in its class, with our testing demonstrating that it can easily offer maximum throughput of up to 2.1Gbps, and up to 5,000 square feed of solid coverage thanks to its four beamforming antennas that also offer MU-MIMO support to handle even the busiest homes.. WiFi 6 Access Points and devices are the future of WiFi. Depending on your budget, buy a Linksys, Asus or Synology router. Cron is the well-known method of scheduling tasks for Unix, the equivalent of "at" on Windows. Today I will say it again, Netgear SUCKS. I have a lot of devices which includes the following: To get the best speed on all devices, what would be the best band to use 2.4 or 5? Please refer to [Wireless Router] How to enter the router's GUI (ASUSWRT) to learn more. Smart plugs typically range in price from $30-50 (although you can often find them dirt cheap in the clearance section of your local big box stores). Under Recurrence Pattern, select Daily or Select Days. Log in to your router at http://router.asus.com. Click [OK] to save the settings made. I like the Asus 68u router but I had some problems with getting Apple devices to work with this router. I didn't see any benefits of this configuration except you can't do much unless you use OpenDNS. At 8pm, my iPod is set to HIGH for filtering but I am still able to access FB or Youtube or Movie Star Planet. Under Recurrence Pattern, select Daily or Select Days. Asus AC750 Dual Band WiFi Router with high power design, VPN server and time scheduling. You can check the links below. It depends if the device/s are dual band, how you use them, and their location from the router. Let’s look at a dead simple way to automatically reboot your devices. I want to fine tune the blocks and time schedule PER device. For example, I want to block www.facebook.com or www.youtube.com so that an iPod or computer doesn't have access to those sites. How is the adult suppose to access this article or link if it comes up blocked on the iPad? Does Asus factory firmware has any function to schedule wifi on and off at specific timing? 2-1 Click > [Wireless] > [Professional] tab. the next step i believe is bandwidth control for the asus rt routers. The Turn off wireless signal by schedule screen displays. If you do not want to install the Genie app on their devices to use the bypass login, you can set the filtering level to "None" on your select devices by the previously suggested Per Device Filtering. Devices will appear grey if they are not connected to the network. Smart control with ASUSWRT With the ASUSWRT dashboard UI, setup, monitor, and control network applications all in one intuitive area. Lets say the time is 7pm, what happens if one of adults is on FB and clicks on a link to read an article but it is blocked. Units Sold: 2. 1. After I block a site, how long do you wait for it to take affect on the router? I have said this time and time again. If you have an Asus WiFi router problem like; NAT / port forwarding not working, connection problems, upgraded to a firmware which caused your router to not work properly here is what you can do to solve the problem.Upgrade to AsusWRT Merlin firmware if you can find your router in the list of available firmware files. 1. 3. I try to put myself into my own teenagers life and try to find out which sites and Apps they are using today. OMG--my kids have different weekday/weekend access schedules!!! You only need one thing: an outlet timer. Only US$62.99, buy best asus rt-ac53 rt-ac53 ac750 dual band wifi router vpn server time scheduling gigabit ethernet wireless router sale online store at wholesale price. Parents (and prankster roommates) take note: booting housemates offline when Internet time is done for the day is easy. Currently, I am using a Synology rt2600ac router. Buy something other than Netgear products. I would love to hear what solution you ended up with in the end as I am looking at this right now too and this nethawk seems to have limitations. Netgear--seriously--content filtering is at best a very limited form of parental control. 360.00 د.إ 300.00 د.إ inc VAT. Not only are such timers generally built better with higher quality connections and safety features, but you can easily plug a power strip into them so you can reboot multiple devices at once. Plug it in, plug your device(s) into it, and pick the time you want to perform the reboot. Well, normally you’ll need to connect a computer to the router by wire and extend WiFi time. It can only filter HTTP/HTTPs service. From then on, no more trudging over to the router to manually reboot it after a few days—it’ll reboot automatically in the middle of the night. If you have a router or other device in your home that needs periodic reboots to keep it happy, you don’t have to resort to any arcane skills to make that happen. Does a "perfect" router exist? The iPod is connected to the router. Hi all, I have a GT-AX 11000 and for some reason Parental control to Allow/Deny Wifi network access doesn't seem to work correctly. The Wireless Settings screen displays. 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