Bypassing Site-to-site VPN

I am not sure if i am using the right title for this question. But here's the situation:

I am at a remote site which connects with the corporate office vpn, authenticate the users at the remote site and grants them the network access. There is some issue at the corporate office and the remote office wont connect through the VPN.

Is there are way i can provide a temporary internet access to users at the remote office? I am on Windows Server 2008 R2 and its a Cisco Router RV180W.
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NishantAsked:
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Wayne88Commented:
Is it only VPN that's down at the remote office?  Do they have internet access?  What's the issues with VPN?  The router log may be able to provide clues.
Wayne88Commented:
By they way you sounded, it seems as that the remote office cannot access the internet without VPN which is unlikely.  It should be able to access the internet with or without VPN unless if you it was explicitly configured to forward all internet request via the corporate office DNS server, etc.

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NishantAuthor Commented:
I am just taking care of the remote office, the corporate office is being taken care by the ISP, some issue from the ISP End.

And i am really not worried about the VPN, i am looking for an internet access to users at the remote site.
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Wayne88Commented:
Can you tell me more about internet connectivity at the remote site?  You asked "Is there are way i can provide a temporary internet access to users at the remote office?"  I assume the remote office doesn't have internet right now but that's strange.  What does VPN being down has to do with no access to internet?  Can you go to a computer and ping out?  You should get a reply.

For example, ping www.yahoo.ca

If you get a reply then you have internet access.
Fred MarshallPrincipalCommented:
There are two kinds of VPN arrangements.  One of them looks to the central site for everything including internet access.  The other, called a "split VPN" will allow internet access locally as well as central site subnet access.

Much depends on how the remote site network is set up.  So I won't comment further right now.
Wayne88Commented:
Agreed with Fred but whether it be full traffic vpn or split tunnelling he still need an internet connection unless if it's dedicated line.  The easiest way to troubleshoot is to see if he can ping out to see if the internet is accessible.  If he can then that confirms many things such as:

- Network configuration is fine (dns, gateway, ip, etc)
- Internet is fine

If it fails then I want to know what message is being returned and further troubleshooting is required.
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