Solved

Can't access VPN via Mobile Broadband

Posted on 2010-11-20
2
1,236 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-09
Hello,

I have a client who has a ZTE MF636 mobile broadband device- http://www.zte.co.nz/main/Product_Downloads/MF636_downloads.htm He is running windows 7 (have updated drivers for it) it works fine for internet.

He needs to connect to his office VPN which is a Sonicwall TZ150w, he can connect to the VPN no problem via a wireless network or pluging into a router at another premise but when he trys to using the mobile broadband device it will authenticate and conenct to the VPN but it would seem that no traffic is directed to the VPN and just going out via the wireless broadband device direct not through the tunnel and so he can not access any computers behind the VPN.

Also the Device seems to be thought of as a dial up modem.

Any ideas to get it to work?
0
Comment
Question by:AUCKLANDIT
  • 2
2 Comments
 
LVL 33

Accepted Solution

by:
digitap earned 500 total points
ID: 34180204
You might use the SSL-VPN function of the 150.  see the KB below.

https://www.fuzeqna.com/sonicwallkb/consumer/kbdetail.asp?kbid=6461


if the GVC is prompting to dial out, then it's not seeing the mobile device as a valid internet connection.

Also, after reviewing the Sonicwall forums, I came across this thread...forgive the pun, but your challenge seems to be a common thread...hope the information helps.

https://forum.sonicwall.com/printthread.php?t=23547
0
 
LVL 33

Expert Comment

by:digitap
ID: 34272034
how are you getting along with this?
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: IP Lookup

Get more info about an IP address or domain name, such as organization, abuse contacts and geolocation.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This subject  of securing wireless devices conjures up visions of your PC or mobile phone connecting to the Internet through some hotspot at Starbucks. But it is so much more than that. Let’s look at the facts: devices#sthash.eoFY7dic.
If you use NetMotion Mobility on your PC and plan to upgrade to Windows 10, it may not work unless you take these steps.
After creating this article (http://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/23699/Setup-Mikrotik-routers-with-OSPF.html), I decided to make a video (no audio) to show you how to configure the routers and run some trace routes and pings between the 7 sites…
After creating this article (http://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/23699/Setup-Mikrotik-routers-with-OSPF.html), I decided to make a video (no audio) to show you how to configure the routers and run some trace routes and pings between the 7 sites…

828 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question