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Thu, Nov 26, 2020 6:00 AM

Additional IP Address for my Modem

@ComcastMorgan 

I am connected to Comcast internet with an ARRIS TG862R modem. I want to use another available ethernet port to hardwire my office-room PC in the basement. Will I need another IP address for that purpose, and if so, how do I get that?

Thanks for your help!

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EG

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7 m ago

You don't need another public / WAN IP address with that device. If it is not in bridge mode, it will assign private / LAN IP addresses to its ethernet / LAN ports.

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Let us know if you have any further questions, villi55. We are here to help!

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