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I can't connect through the VPN and Internet at the same time

I have a Belkin Router N for Cable and it works fine on both laptops to connect to internet, but on 1 laptop I have a VPN connection to my work server. I have to de-activate the security policy on this before I can connect to the internet and then re-activate it to connect to work which means I can no longer get on the internet at the same time.
Before I got the router I could do both no problem.
The other laptop and other wireless items can still connect to the internet at all times.
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When you have 2 connections open at the same time you need to tell the computer which one you want to use to connect to the internet. the way to do this depends on the operating system but in windows the setting is in advanced properties of the network connection in control panel

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