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>Setup>dhcp-voice Setup WAN Configuration LAN Configuration DHCP Connection Setup Type: PPPoE Static DHCP     Options: NAT  Firewall        DHCP Settings IP Address:   \ Mask:  255.255.254.0 Gateway:  \ Override Mac:  MAC:  PPTP Settings Enable: Username: Password: Server IP: MPPC: MPPE: No   Req'd   Optional Strength: 40-bit   56-bit   128-bit   Stateless: Authentication: Auto CHAP PAP MSCHAP MSCHAP-v2 Debug:   Point at error markers to see error details Need Help? How do I know which Internet connection type to use? Your ISP (Internet Service Provider) determines which type of connection to use. There are three basic connection types, DHCP , Static IP, and PPPoE . More... How do I setup a DHCP connection? A DHCP connection is the easiest Internet connection to setup. In most cases, your Vonage device requires no additional configuration to use DHCP.The Vonage Phone Adapter is pre-configured to use DHCP as the default Internet connection type. It will function properly right out of the box. More... Why would I need to request a new IP Address? You may need to request a new IP address if you move your device to a new location or you experience an unexpected power or Internet service outage. Devices on DHCP networks often re-establish network connectivity automatically. Note: This option is only for users who are connecting to the Internet using DHCP. How do I request a new IP address? To request a new IP address: 1. First press the Release button 2. Press the Renew button Note: This option is only for users who are connecting to the Internet using DHCP. How do I setup VPN authentication? In order to setup VPN authentication, you will need information from your VPN administrator. In addition to your username and password, you will need information related to the compression and encryption of the data. More... How do I setup a Static IP Address connection? To setup an Internet connection using Static IP, the following information is required: IP Address Mask Gateway DNS 1 DNS 2 DNS 3 All of this information is available from your ISP . If you are uncertain what any of these values should be, please contact your ISP. All of this information is available from your ISP. More... How do I setup a PPPoE connection? To setup an Internet connection using PPPoE : 1. Choose PPPoE from the Type drop down list. 2. Enter the PPPoE Username and Password you need to access your DSL connection. This information was given to you when you signed up for your DSL service. If you do not remember this information you will need to contact your ISP . 3. Enter the Keep Alive period in minutes. The Keep Alive period is the time after which your inactive DSL session will be terminated. The default value is 10 minutes. Setting this value to 0 will ensure your DSL session always remains active. 4. Specify the MTU Size. We recommend using the default value unless your ISP or Vonage Customer Care has asked you to change it. The default value is 1492. The maximum is 1500 and the minimum is 64. 5. Click the Save button. What is MTU? M aximum T ransmission U nit. This indicates the largest packet that can be transmitted across the network. By default, the MTU Size parameter in the Vonage Phone Adapter is set to 1492. Why might I need to adjust the MTU size? Adjusting the MTU size is helpful in rare scenarios where some upstream device is fragmenting some packets. We recommend using the default value unless your ISP or Vonage Customer Care has asked you to change it. More...
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