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We already have learned how to configure static route and Dynamic Route(RIPv1,RIPv2,EIGRP,OSPF) on Cisco Routers.Today here we learn how to configure Default Route on Cisco Router.Before configuring default routes you must know why we need to configure it and where we use it.The reason behind configuring default routes is that it has capacity to direct packets destined to networks not found in the routing table.Default Routes are configured mainly in STUB NETWORK.
STUB NETWORK:A network having only one exit interface or only one route to reach the destination.
When we configure default routes,it directs these packets to another router that has the route to destination. (more…)