Regarding 3rd party router w/ Actiontec
When using this configuration from the Verizon Online FiOS FAQ » 3.0 Networking :
6. Primary LAN-to-WAN
Cat5 from ONT to user router. LAN port on user router to WAN port on Actiontec per FAQ here: »Verizon Online FiOS FAQ »Replacing the Actiontec (part 3): WAN-to-LAN keeps Guide and VOD (easier)
Why doesn't putting the Actiontec router in to the 3rd party router's DMZ not solve the Onscreen Caller ID problem?
The actiontec's WAN IP address must match your public IP address for Caller ID and Remote DVR to work. In that configuration, the actiontec is assigned a local IP.
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