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Shutting off unused Ethernet Ports in WR21

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Does anyone know how to "shut off" or disable unused ethernet ports on the WR21 router? I'm using the 2 port version, ETH1 is in hub mode. I want to go ahead and disable it since it is not in use.
asked Oct 9, 2017 in Digi TransPort Cellular by DigiUs3r New to the Community (0 points)

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there is no way to shutdown a single port on the wr21.

to protect the port from being used you should put the router in port isolate mode.
and if you set the eth 1 interface to a unsable ip /subnet and add the firewall to block all traggic on the interface.

block break end on eth1

even though the port would look as active it should nt pass traffic


answered Oct 9, 2017 by James.Wilson Veteran of the Digi Community (1,227 points)