Linksys WRT300N and VPN!!!!!?

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Solved: VPN Problem over Wireless WRT300N
The Asus Blue Cave smart router is the whole package with style, speed, security and all Can I do this with Routing and Remote Access? We delete comments that violate our policy , which we encourage you to read. OO , Sep 14, It would be interesting to know if disabling VLAN priority solves your issues.


All three antennas are located on the router's right edge, where they bend and rotate in multiple directions, letting you adjust them to maximize your signal. The back edge includes the usual suspects: The front edge features well-labeled status lights that correspond to the jacks on the back, as well as two more lights that indicate when the router is experiencing wireless activity and that its security settings are active.

A button emblazoned with a lock icon, which the user guide claims is "reserved for a future function," sits on top of the WRTN. You can snap the handy stand onto the router's left edge should you want to set it upright, but because the device lacks wall-mounting brackets underneath, you can't hang it up and out of the way of competing wireless signals. Linksys does a nice job with the WRTN's documentation and setup. The clear, comprehensive user guide and installation wizard come on a CD that's neatly packaged inside of a large envelope.

Flip up the envelope's flap, and you're immediately faced with instructions to insert the CD as the first step in the setup process. The disc prompts you to start the wizard, which guides you through connecting the device to your modem and computer, then configuring settings via the Web-based configuration tool. Advanced users can skip the wizard and get directly to the tool by typing the router's default IP address While no wireless device ever achieves its theoretical maximum speed in the real world, the WRTN's scores weren't even in the ballpark and fell short of our expectations of Draft N gear.

In our mixed-mode test, the Linksys barely squeaked past the Belkin and again fell far behind the Netgear, though to be fair, it did best the rest of the competition. We should note that for all MIMO-based routers and adapters released prior to this round of Draft N-based equipment, you must use routers with their adapter counterparts in order to achieve maximum speed. Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Click here to join today!

May 25, Messages: When his wife tries to connect using the PC over wireless, she cannot establish a connection. I went there myself and verified that all of the settings were correct on the wireless PC for the VPN to function.

Does anyone know if their wireless devices could be the culprit behind this? I've never heard of VPN not working over wireless before, and am leaning toward their new router as the most likely problem.

It's just weird that they can get through while wired and not through wireless. Jul 7, Messages: First order of business is have the wireless PC wired to the router to see if it then works. All match except last octet of the Ip address? StumpedTechy , Sep 13, Yes to the IPconfigs. I'm going to check and see if he tried to connect PC 2 over wired yet. My thought was that maybe the VPN packets didn't like flowing over their wireless network for some reason. Connecting the PC wired though should narrow down if that's the case.

Jan 12, Messages: But please post feedback on what ends up happening!! Ablack86 , Sep 13, Aug 26, Messages: My question is this. I either get error or the VPN drops in 5 minuites.

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WRTN is not a VPN xlusive.mlr if you are running any software on your computer for VPN connection then,you need to open some ports depending upon the software on . The Good A reasonable price, solid maximum throughput, well-organized documentation, an easy setup process, essential security features, and a long warranty are the best things about the Linksys WRTN. Jul 12,  · Once the vpn is up, you can use remote desktop to access the remote pc or server of choice by using the LAN IP address of the pc or server; no port forward is needed and this is a lot more secure as there are no open xlusive.ml: Resolved.