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Trying to use SpeedStream 5100 with new DSL Provider

We moved from SBC/AT&T service area to CenturyTel. Rather than leasing a DSL Modem from CenturyTel, I was hoping to use the SpeedStream 5100 that I purchased through SBC/AT&T. Also have a Linksys Wireless-G Broadband Router that I want to rehook back up to DSL Modem. It all worked with SBC/AT&T as my provider - how can I make it work with CenturyTel? I have naturally tried both company's tech support but they keep pointing their finger at each other. I found this link -- is this a good start even though it is a Speedstream 4100
http://www.netfaqs.com/windows/DSL/config/speedstream4100/advanced/index.asp

Thank you for any assistance someone can provide me.

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I have Centurytel myself, so maybe I can help:

A link to your Speedstream 5100 router:

http://www2.windstream.net/downloads/links/SpeedStream211.pdf

And the typical setup for the westell 6100 that centurytel uses:

Centurytel will provide you with your username and password.

PPPoE Configuration:
VPI 8
VCI 35
Protocol: PPPoE

Hope this helps.

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