VZAccess Issues with LAN

I have VZAccess installed on 5 toughbooks CF-19.  Its the enterprise edition, so there is a feature that is designed to disconnect the WWAN when the toughbooks comes in range of the WLAN.  It doesn't always connect to the WLAN for some reason.  I'm really thinking its something to do with the software.  I have tested the Access Point with other laptops and they don't drop the connection.

Would it cause a problem if I just kept the verizon software to always be connected to the wwan and set the windows wireless software to connect to the wlan when its in range.  I have inventory software that I use to check on software versions on a daily basis and also anti-virus updates to send it, and when its not connect to the wlan, I can't do it.  Do you think this would work?
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cmb991Asked:
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cmb991Connect With a Mentor Author Commented:
Had to get static ips for the verizon cards and had to setup the card so it establish a vpn connection to the network when an internet connection is detected.
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Davis McCarnOwnerCommented:
Unfortunately; Windows likes to get very confused when it has two paths to use for networking.  You might be able to use a HOSTS file for accessing the systems on the WLAN; but, would have to be very careful about the rest of the network settings and, I suspect, would have constant problems unless you got it exactly right.
If the VZAccess software is not connecting as it should, have you tried fussing at them to fix it?
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cmb991Author Commented:
Well it connects if you manually connect, but if you use the configadmin tool to setup your vzaccess manager to the way it should work and users can't change it, it doesn't always connect between the wwan and wlan, or if you unplug the access point for a minuet, it doesn't reconnect.  I guess I could try to call them about it.
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Davis McCarnOwnerCommented:
Verizon's customer service has improved greatly and their tech support is pretty good once you get past the front line tech's.
I don't know if you are worried about it; but, the only way it will work; otherwise, will be for the Verizon cards to get ALL of the internet traffic and you might wind up with some hefty bills.
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cmb991Author Commented:
We have unlimited usage, for an emergency service.   So I'm not really worried about bills.  I was thinking of setting up a VPN with the vzaccess so it will always be connected no matter what.
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Davis McCarnOwnerCommented:
Then, if you can separate the wireless from VZAccess, you could then have it connect to your lan; but, you will need an LMHOSTS file with all of the computer names and their ip addresses.  Or, have you considered remote desktop?
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cmb991Author Commented:
An RDC wouldn't work... the only reason I need this VPN is for the anti-virus monitoring, inventory monitoring, so forth.
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