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Title: Router Access Control, Blocking, Web Filters and Scheduling FAQ
Post by: FurryNutz on November 15, 2013, 06:37:29 PM
To set up scheduling:
1. Reserve device IP addresses ON the router under Setup/Networking.
2. Set up a schedule under Tools/Schedule on the routers web page. Customize your dates and times here.
3. Use Advanced/Access Control configured and apply the customized schedule to a policy and to the PC(s) or device(s) desired to be controlled. 
4. Ensure Time is set correctly on the router. Tools/Time.

To set up scheduling and access control using Web Filters:
1. Reserve device IP addresses ON the router under Setup/Networking.
2. Set up a schedule under Tools/Schedule on the routers web page. Customize your dates and times here.
3. Use Access Control under Advanced to apply the customized schedule to a policy and to the PC(s) desired to be controlled. 
4. Ensure Time is set correctly on the router. Tools/Time.
5. Input web addresses into Web Filter that you wish to Allow or Deny.
6. Use the name of the schedule name that you have there. It should be listed.
7. Use Access control to set up a policy for either IP address or Mac Address of the device you want apply the policy too. Use IP address for the device your wanting to Deny access for and select Ok.
8. Select Block Some Access and Apply Web Filter.
9. Up to you if you want to capture logging information if this option is seen.
10. Select Save and reboot the router.

Your device should not have access to the Web Filter addresses that you have Denied for the scheduled time frames.
The following message will be seen in the browser during the time frames for the block sites:
 "FORBIDDEN WEB ACCESS
Access to this Web site is not allowed from this computer.

This page is not included in the router's Allowed Web Site List."

NOTE: Setup/Networking/DNS Relay and or Setup/Internet/Manual/Advanced DNS Services need to be enabled along with configuring Reserved IP addresses, Scheduling, and Access Controls to work correctly.

NOTE: Specific Port Blocking: Found under Access Contorls/Block Some Access/Apply Advanced Port Filters

Additional Info:
How to Block a specific port using Access Control: http://forums.dlink.com/index.php?topic=58731.0 (http://forums.dlink.com/index.php?topic=58731.0)
How to set up Web Filters: http://www.dlink.cc/d-link-wireless/how-to-setup-website-filter-on-d-link-dir-series-router-dir-655.htm (http://www.dlink.cc/d-link-wireless/how-to-setup-website-filter-on-d-link-dir-series-router-dir-655.htm)
How to Block FB: http://forums.dlink.com/index.php?topic=50490.0 (http://forums.dlink.com/index.php?topic=50490.0)
Web Filter How To: http://forums.dlink.com/index.php?topic=5509.0 (http://forums.dlink.com/index.php?topic=5509.0)