Solved 2 ISPs, second is a failsafe Tags: Internet Service Providers Configuration Switch Networking Last response: April 30, 2012 12:53 PM in Networking Share pkorsberg April 17, 2012 7:11:48 PM Hello, I am running a home configuration where there are 2 PC's each using a different ISP. If one of those ISP's goes down, I would like both PC's to switch over to the working ISP. Possible? What equipment would I need to buy? More about : isps failsafe | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove PhilFrisbie April 17, 2012 7:42:24 PM You would need a load balancing router. | Report abuse Clever April 17, 2012 8:05:47 PM Hey phil, would ddwrt be able to help with this? or would he need to router ports instead of the usual 1? | Report abuse Best solution PhilFrisbie April 18, 2012 7:17:46 PM He needs a router with two WAN ports. Now, he could use a Linux PC with three NICs and router software. . . | Report abuse pkorsberg April 30, 2012 12:52:48 PM Best answer selected by pkorsberg. | Report abuse pkorsberg April 30, 2012 12:53:11 PM Thanks for all of your replys folks... much appreciated | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Networking>2 ISPs, second is a failsafe> Related ressources: ForumW 2 K3 with 2 NICs and 2 ISPs strange problem. Forum* unfair limitations and practices by ISPs ForumHelp compare ISPs (Hughesnet sat vs Landwireless) ForumLooking for a second opinion ForumPC turns on for a second , then dies ForumLink 2 ISP circuits into a single home network Forum2 networks 2 ISP with failover Forum[ADVICE]!! Small Office High Performance/Reliability Network ForumDNS resolution not working (Win 2 k Pro) Forum1 ISP , 2 LANs ForumComputer turns on for a split second then shuts off Forum2 ISP 's, 2 LAN's ForumConfiguring 2 isp on a single LAN ForumPC boots but after up to 15 seconds of it starting then stopping ForumAMD FX 4100 Only displaying 2 cores all of a sudden. ForumSecond card and a screen to go with Forum2 routers into a modem with one WAN but 2 dynamic IPs from ISP ForumHow to setup a 1GB Gigabyte Network ForumI have two wireless HP 6510 printers on different laptops, but using the same wi Forum[Solved] Getting Internet from Basement to Second floor More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !