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Setup Static Block on Actiontec C1000A

1. Open a web browser and go to

2. Login to your modem by doing the following:

3. Select "Advanced Setup".

4. Select "WAN Settings".

5. Select "PPPoE".

6. Do the following:
  • Enter the PPP Username
  • Enter the PPP Password
  • Confirm PPP Password
  • PPP Auto Connect - Enable
  • PPP Credentials Not Required - Disable

7. Do the following:
  • IP Addressing Type - Block of Static IP Addesses
  • Enter the Subnet Mask
  • Enter the Gateway Address
  • LAN DHCP Addressing - Public Static Subnet* aka non-VIP
*If you select Public Static Subnet this will cause the modem to assign all devices on the network a Public IP address. If you need the modem to hand out IPs from a Private LAN Subnet, see Private LAN Subnet, aka VIP mode.

8. Enter the following: (Click HERE for DNS list)
  • Primary DNS
  • Secondary DNS

9. Select "Apply".