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I am trying to set up PPTP connection to the internet on my WRV54G router (behind a cable modem). The set up calls for a fixed IP address, mask and gateway address, but my ISP is not providing those - only a host name of destination. How can I set up the PPTP connection on this router (note that when setting a PPTP on my XP, am not required to provide a fixed IP and other parameters - only the host address). Thanks.

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  • dedeg Mar 12, 2009

    Thank you for trying but I need to connect using PPTP protocol to the ISP (the cable company is not the ISP here).

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Most cable companies are dhcp configured. so you would leave the wan config as default. the only thing i would do is mask the computer mac address. this should give you the access you need.

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Ok here is what you do

1.) disconnect your internet cable
2.) connect your router to your computer
3.) in internet explorer type 192.168.1.1
4.) enter your username and password
5.) click on Lan
6.) In the ip address box change your router ip to a new ip
e.g. 192.168.1.2
7.) Click on DHCP AND ENABLE THE DHCP SERVER
8.) Click on wan
9.) In Wan settings choose static ip address
10.) set the static ipaddress to the ipaddress you entered for your router
11.) set your subnet mask
12.) In the isp gateway enter your modem ip e.g 192.168.0.1
13.) as your primary dns enter your modem ip e,g 192.168.0.1
14 save changes and exit

YOU CAN HAVE THE ROUTER AUTOMATICALLY ASSIGN AN IP ADDRESS TO EACH SYSTEM OR YOU CAN SET IT AUTOMATICALLY

FOR AUTOMATIC ASSIGN JUST CONNECT THE CABKLE

FOR STATIC IP(recommended)
double click on the network icon to the buttom of your screen e.g LOCAL AREA CONNECTION

Click on Properties

Double Click on Internet Protocol(TCP/IP)

Enter the ip address you want the computer to have using the same 3 bloacks as your router e.g 192.168.1.10

Enter your sub net mask

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