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by pbcconsulting
Wed Feb 02, 2011 7:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: PPTP VPN "iffy"
Replies: 10
Views: 2873

Re: PPTP VPN "iffy"

@wildbill442 -

Others will need to answer this, as I have already moved to stop the redirection, and instead configured the RB as PPTP server with RADIUS (as mentioned earlier). It works well and now I just want to leave my (very happy) users alone ;-)
by pbcconsulting
Wed Feb 02, 2011 5:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: PPTP VPN "iffy"
Replies: 10
Views: 2873

Re: PPTP VPN "iffy"

I can confirm that the issue doesn't happen if the following routers brand (at least the models tested) are used at the tunnel origin: - Netgear - DD-WRT - Verizon-branded ActionTec - SpeedTouch So far, only Cisco-based firware cause issues (linksys WRT54G v6 latest firmware, and PIX 501 old firmwar...
by pbcconsulting
Wed Feb 02, 2011 5:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: PPTP connection drops when user has Linksys wireless router
Replies: 26
Views: 11834

Re: PPTP connection drops when user has Linksys wireless rou

@jonnchapman Hey John - Thanks for your reply. I have created a new thread for this issue: http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=48579&p=247908#p247908 Like you, I have come to the conclusion that I am better off having the RB450G do the PPTP server job and authenticate with RADIUS against I...
by pbcconsulting
Tue Feb 01, 2011 8:24 am
Forum: General
Topic: PPTP VPN "iffy"
Replies: 10
Views: 2873

Re: PPTP VPN "iffy"

I found (at least part of) the problem - A Linksys at the remote site, or a Cisco PIX will create that behavior: PC -----NAT ------ LINKSYS or Cisco PIX -----------------Internet -------------Microtik---------NAT---------RRAS ...even with VPN pass-thru enabled on the "home" device. So far, I have es...
by pbcconsulting
Tue Jan 25, 2011 5:51 am
Forum: General
Topic: PPTP VPN "iffy"
Replies: 10
Views: 2873

PPTP VPN "iffy"

Hello - I'm having a peculiar problem - I have a RB450G running RouterOS 4.11. This router is the main router for this company I support. They have an internal Microsoft RRAS server to terminate VPN traffic. 1) The RB450G is natted with 2 x dstnat: - PPTP (1723) to the internal RRAS server - GRE to ...
by pbcconsulting
Tue Jan 25, 2011 5:38 am
Forum: General
Topic: PPTP connection drops when user has Linksys wireless router
Replies: 26
Views: 11834

Re: PPTP connection drops when user has Linksys wireless rou

Hello - I can see that there's been little action on this thread for some time now - But I'm having a similar problem and I need some guidance... Here's the situation - This is a Natted RB450G, with 2 x dstnat: - PPTP (1723) to internal Microsoft RRAS server - GRE to the same internal RRAS server Th...