Connecting VPN Router with a WAP Router

I have a branch office that uses both wireless and wired connections and we're putting in the RV042 VPN Router by Linksys/Cisco.  How do I connect the BEFW11S4 WAP and the RV042 Router?  I am not sure where to even start with what connects to which port and who handles the DHCP and static settings, etc.  Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks!
Matt
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mschwadeAsked:
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lrmooreCommented:
The BEFW11S4 isn't just a WAP, it's a wireless router.
Here's what I would do.
1. Turn off dhcp on the BEFW
2. Change it's local LAN IP to something other than default .1
3. Plug in the RV042 WAN interface to the broadband modem
4. Plug in the BEFW to the RV042 using a LAN port (uplink port)
5. Do NOT plug anything into the BEFW WAN port

Now the BEFW is just another host on the LAN, bridging the Wireless clients to the RV042 which is the default gateway and gives out the IP addresses via DHCP, and is the VPN tunnel endpoint to the remote site.

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mschwadeAuthor Commented:
I'll give that a whirl later today and let you know how it goes.  Thanks!

mschwadeAuthor Commented:
Let me get one thing straight first.. I  plug in a cable from one of the four switched ports on the back of the RV042 to the uplink port on the WAP Router?
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lrmooreCommented:
>I  plug in a cable from one of the four switched ports on the back of the RV042 to the uplink port on the WAP Router?
Exactly
mschwadeAuthor Commented:
Is there something special i have to do to get the other subnets workgroup to show up in Microsoft Windows Network?

Thanks,
Matt
mschwadeAuthor Commented:
lmoore - I left that same Dynamic IP + Domain Authentication for the VPN tunnel and its not working :(
mschwadeAuthor Commented:
Got it!  Agressive mode was grayed out on one (but checked) so I just checked it on the other and it connected.

Thanks for all the help, once again :)

Matt
mschwadeAuthor Commented:
But i am still wondering about the Microsoft Windows Network/Workgroup thing.
lrmooreCommented:
>But i am still wondering about the Microsoft Windows Network/Workgroup thing.
That's a NetBios thing. Here's a good document that explains how browsing works across a WAN. VPN tunnel is same as a WAN.

How Browsing a Wide Area Network Works:
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=KB;EN-US;Q117633&
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