DIY gigabit POE network switch – Works with Ubiquiti 24V passive gigabit POE devices

I had the idea of modifying a TP-Link 8-Port Gigabit Ethernet Desktop Switch (TL-SG1008D) to be a 24V gigabit POE switch. I recently started using Ubiquiti’s gigabit WiFi gear and needed some devices to run directly off a 12V DC battery, so I could not use the provided 120V POE power injectors.  (12V to 24V provided by… Continue reading DIY gigabit POE network switch – Works with Ubiquiti 24V passive gigabit POE devices

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ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED + No SSH or Web Interface Access Ubiquiti Edgerouter

I’ll skip right ahead to the solution, somehow my config file was missing the below lines from the service section, I have no idea how they got removed but upon reboot I had no access to the router.. Luckily I had made a backup of the config before rebooting and was able to find these… Continue reading ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED + No SSH or Web Interface Access Ubiquiti Edgerouter

Ubiquiti EdgeRouter Lite ERLite-3 – Internal USB Storage Failure

Some Background: I currently own 6 of these Ubiquiti Edgerouter Lite ERLITE-3 routers, I have been using them since late 2013 and was impressed by their sustained speed and never needing to be reset under heavy load (30+ users) that would bring most consumer grade routers to a standstill.. Unfortunately it also turned out that sometimes… Continue reading Ubiquiti EdgeRouter Lite ERLite-3 – Internal USB Storage Failure