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XBox 360 MTU Failed with Router

Is there a method to change the MTU setting with the 2350 ? I have looked in settings and do not see where this can be done. XBox 360 will not work while hooked up with this router because of MTU setting.
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MTU of 1500 is the standard TCP/IP message length. Only MS Vista allows that to be changed dynamically. If your ISP uses 1500 then you need to use it too. Your Xbox protocol may be blocked by your ISP. You may want to give them a ring...

Posted on Jan 04, 2008

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SOURCE: XBox 360 MTU Failed with Router

ive got ur solution right here guys...
go to start - run - type in "regedit" (without parenthises)
press CTRL+F
paste this in and search
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Tcpip\Parameters\Interfaces

if it searches and wont find it then youll have to go folder to folder manually its not hard.
then inside of the interfaces ,

youll see a bunch of giberish numbers and letters. theres are your routers/modems/etc.
just click on each of them until you see in the right colum theres a MTU value, under the Name tab

(note some people have more then 1 MTU value so youll try to have to mess with stuff to find out which one is ur router)
--------------------------

K!
So we finally found our MTU.

right click it and click the decimal button.

then type what u need it to be ^_^ hope this helps..

OH btw

this was all on a Windows XP idk if it works with all comps.
and once u change the value.

restart ur comp to make the effects take place

Posted on Sep 29, 2008

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MTU stands for maximum transmission unit, which is, the maximum data that can be transmitted each time a network device sends out a signal.
I don't think you can change the MTU in the Xbox 360 dashboard.
You will probably have to go through a router to get around it.

the Maximum transmission unit is 1500, but for the Xbox 360 it must be set within the range 1364 – 1492.

So please access to the router setting on your PC & set it within the range 1364 – 1492 or call your ISP or router manufacturer to assist you doing so if you do not know how to access to your router settings.

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The way to access to your router settings differs from one router to another but basically it will always be through your PC most of them would be as follows:
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http://games.dlink.com/products/viewOnlineRetailers.asp?pid=371&sec=4

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If you have your Xbox connected through a router, most routers, on their control panel (192.168.1.100 for example) give you the option of setting an MTU, or leaving it to default. This option is normally found on the setup page of your routers control panel.

MTU stands for maximum transmission unit, basically a speed thing.

If you can set it, change it to something above 1500 depending on how fast your internet connection is, but I am fairly certain that 1500 is the minimum that you would want to have set for xbox live.

Another way to do it is, if your router has this option, set the MTU to Automatic. That way your router (should) be able to do all of that dynamically as the need arises.

I hope this helps to solve your problem, good luck!

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To change the MTu login to your admin router panel:
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  2. look for "default gateway" then type that address into your router login, usally the login is admin/admin if not look in your manual or call your router maker.
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More info:
http://www.xbox.com/en-US/support/connecttolive/xbox/connectionmethods/diagnosingconnections.htm

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