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Archive for August 12th, 2022

FRITZ!Box 7490/7390 comparisions (via: Vergleich AVM FRITZ!Box 7490 und FRITZ!Box 7390 – YouTube)

Posted by jpluimers on 2022/08/12

Not sure why failed to post this on 20140525, so I put it in the scheduler again. In the end I got a Fritz!Box 7490 and though the 

In 2013, [Wayback] Fritz!Box replaced the 7390 top model with the 7490 and I [Wayback] might get get soon when ADSL (which still has a Fritz!Box 7240 attached) is upgraded to fiber.

So here are some differences partially from the English FRITZ!Box and German FRITZ!Box Wikipedia page between the [Wayback] Fritz!Box 7390 and [Wayback] Fritz!Box 7490, partially from the below video:

About cooling: according to the video both run the same temperature, either because the air cooling of the 7490 is better. I’m wondering if that is the same when running inside a closet.

[Wayback/] has a Fritz!Box 7490 review that indicates 802.11ac and USB3 might not be as fast as you’d hope.

Reading the [Wayback/] 7490 reviews, I might just ask xs4all to get me a 7390, not a 7490.


via: Vergleich AVM FRITZ!Box 7490 und FRITZ!Box 7390 – YouTube.

PS: I need to research [WaybackUSB over LAN in more detail, especially the [Waybackopen source project USB IP.

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In some countries @archiveis redirect their domains using http-302 which can have trouble with multi-WAN

Posted by jpluimers on 2022/08/12

From [Wayback blog — Why has the URL “archive-li” changed to…:

Why has the URL “archive-li” changed to “archive-ph”, and will this affect saved bookmarks at any time in the future?


This is temporary and only for some countries. All 7 domains work, so you do not need to change the bookmarks.

In The Netherlands all Archive Today domains redirect to using a HTTP 302 redirect.

This caused trouble at my home location, but not at my brother, so I searched for local issues.

In the end, it was because I have dual WAN as network load balancing at home.


Modifying the routing table so traffic for goes to WAN1 was my solution.

Finding the destination address

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Posted in .NET, Development, Hardware, Network-and-equipment, Power User, PowerShell, routers, Scripting, Software Development | Leave a Comment »

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