What the option for bridge mode mean in DSL modem?

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What does the option for bridge mode mean in DSL modem?

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Bridge mode means that the modem acts as *just* a modem, no routing, no other functions. That allows the modem to be used in conjunction with a router without the problems that having two routers would create.

Note that once you turn on bridge mode, it can be difficult to turn if off. Since the modem is *just* a modem, it will no longer have a management page.

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