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Choosing a LAN based on the Destination IP address.

by ramusson / March 19, 2008 10:25 PM PDT

My computer has 2 LAN cards, one connected to a local Broadband and the other to my office network. I can access Internet thru' either of these.

Both the LAN cards have their IP's, Default Gateway addresses as well as the corresponding DNS.

All my Internet activity is normally thru' the local Broadband by manually setting the Interface Metric to 1 on this LAN card. The LAN card on my office network has been given a value of 2.

There in a particular program with Destination IP address valid only on the office network.

Is there a method of Directing traffic based on the Destination IP to a particular LAN card or Gateway so that this program will, by default, access the office network rather than the Broad Band?

I have gone thru' some search on Firewalls, Network Properties, etc; but I don't seem to have found a solution.

Right now, I solve the problem by Disabling the LAN card to my Broadband.

Thanks in advance for any advice.

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OOPS!
by ramusson / March 19, 2008 10:31 PM PDT

Sorry I missed the most important info :-{

WIN XP Pro SP2
AMD Athlon 64X2 Dual Core Processor @ 3600+
1GB RAM

Thanks

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That's NET ROUTE
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 19, 2008 10:50 PM PDT
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Thank You !
by ramusson / March 21, 2008 5:32 PM PDT
In reply to: That's NET ROUTE

Thank you Bob.

Got what I wanted and plenty more.

Thanks once again.

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You're welcome.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 21, 2008 10:54 PM PDT
In reply to: Thank You !

I hope the more part didn't add confusion.
Bob

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