Connecting a dial-up modem to the AUX Port of a Cisco 2821 Router for Dialin Connectivity

Posted on 2011-10-27
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
One of my branch offices has a 2821 router that I would like to connect a modem to for dial-in connectivity in case of an emergency.  This branch office is about 2500 miles away from the office I work at, which is why I need this emergency access.  Once I connect the modem to the AUX port on the router, is there any configuration I need on the router?  If not, should I just use HyperTerminal or TeraTerm to dial into it?  Thanks.
Question by:denver218
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    There are some things that need to be configured, have a look at:
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    Thanks.  The instructions from that link worked like a charm!
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    by:Ernie Beek
    Glad I could help :)
    Thanks for the points.

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