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1. I am using a ZyXel Prestige 310 and I can't seem to get it to work with PPPoE.
2. What servers support PPPoE?
3. Does EnterNet support USB attached Ethernet or DSL adapters?
4. Does Netwinder work with PPPoE?

5. Do the Efficient products work with PPPoE?
6. Do the Netgear RT311 and RT314 support PPPoE?
7. Does the UGate-300 support PPPoE?
8. Do Macsense routers support PPPoE?
9. Does the LinkSys router support PPPoE?
10. Can a Service Provider bundle PPPoE in a CPE?
11. Does the Netsys router support PPPoE?
12. Does the Nexland ISB2LAN support PPPoE?
13. Does the Intel AnyPoint system work with PPPoE?
14. Does the PN9225 Hawking Router work with PPPoE?
15. Do the SonicWALL products support PPPoE?
16. Does the D-Link DI-701 Residential Gateway support PPPoE?
17. Does the Nexland ISB2LAN come with a 4 port hub?
18. Does the Cayman 3220h DSL modem support PPPoE?
19. Does the Webramp 700 support PPPoE?
20. Does the Westell DSL modem work with PPPoE and Linux?
21. Do the Nexland routers, such as the SOHO and Pro models support PPPoE?
22. What DSL Modems have built in PPPoE?

23. What is Smoothwall and does it have built in PPPoE?
24. What routers support PPPoE:3com (The proprietary version of PPPoE created by 3Com)?
25. I have a USB DSL modem can I still use a router?
26. How do I configure my Mac with an Apple Airport card for use with the ISB WaveBase?
27. How do I raise the MTU in Netgear routers?
28. How do I adjust the MTU in a Linksys router?
29. Do the D-Link routers support PPPoE?
30. Can I use a router with AOL PPPoE?

1. I am using a ZyXel Prestige 310 and I can't seem to get it to work with PPPoE.

Download the latest firmware, it has built in PPPoE support. Click here

2. What servers support PPPoE?

EnterNet has been tested with BRAS servers from Redback Networks, Nortel/Shasta, Alcatel/Assured Access, Pulsecom, Ascend, Siemens/Redstone, and Cisco.

3. Does EnterNet support USB attached Ethernet or DSL adapters?

Yes. As long as the adapters support the NDIS 3 or later interface specification, EnterNet will work over these adapters.

4. Does Netwinder work with PPPoE?

The Netwinder now supports PPPoE.

5. Do the Efficient products work with PPPoE?

In order for the SpeedStream 5660 to connect to a PPPoE based service it must have Efficient Networks' PPPoE code installed.The Efficient 5250 is an SDSL Ethernet Bridge, It will work with PPPoE. For more info click here.

6. Do the Netgear RT311 and RT314 support PPPoE?

The RT311 has firmware upgrade to support built in PPPoE. See our How To here.

See our RT314 How To here

We have found that Netgear is now shipping the router with full PPPoE support. The new firmware is part of the standard configuration now. All you should have to do is plug in your account info.Remove all PPPoE software, changed all your computers to DHCP, reboot.Load your browser and surf away.

7. Does the UGate-300 support PPPoE?

The UGate-3000 now has a firmware upgrade to support built in PPPoE. Ours is connected and running. See our How To, click here.

8. Do Macsense routers support PPPoE?

Yes, see our How To, click here.

9. Does the LinkSys router support PPPoE?

Yes, see our how to here.

10. Can a Service Provider bundle PPPoE in a CPE?

The CPE's (Customer Premise Equipment) typically only operate as bridges when PPPoE is running. There are a couple of vendors that recently came out with PPPoE in the CPE, however, traditionally the model has been that PPPoE runs from the client PC to the SMS (Subscriber Management System) and anything in the middle is just a bridge. However, vendors who embed a PPPoE client defeat one of the main reasons to use PPPoE. That is, to identify and authenticate actual users.

11. Does the Netsys router support PPPoE?

The Netsys Cable/ADSL router now has PPPoE firmware available.

12. Does the Nexland ISB2LAN support PPPoE?

Yes, click here for our how to.

13. Does the Intel AnyPoint system work with PPPoE?

Yes, click here for our how to.

14. Does the PN9225 Hawking Router work with PPPoE?

Yes, just make sure you have the latest firmware upgrade.

15. Do the SonicWALL products support PPPoE?

Yes SonicWALL now has PPPoE firmware. Click here for more info.

16. Does the D-Link DI-701 Residential Gateway support PPPoE?

Yes, it now has PPPoE firmware.

17. Does the Nexland ISB2LAN come with a 4 port hub?

Yes it now does.

18. Does the Cayman 3220h DSL modem support PPPoE?

After you upgraded the Cayman firmware, pick pppoe-llc, turn on PAP, enter user name and password.

19. Does the Webramp 700 support PPPoE?

Yes, but for some reason, the 700 firmware truncates your ISP login password to six characters.

20. Does the Westell DSL modem work with PPPoE and Linux?

The firmware to convert the Westell DSL modem to a PPPoE router is scheduled to be released at the end of July 2000.

21. Do the Nexland routers, such as the SOHO and Pro models support PPPoE?

Yes they do, click here for a how to.

22. What DSL Modems have built in PPPoE?

It has come to my attention that most of the new
Westell DSL modems have built in PPPoE support.
The Zyxel Presige 642ME and 642R will do PPPoE internally.
3COM 812 and the Speedstream 5660 also.
CopperJet modems.
If you don't have that option, you must update your firmware.

23. What is Smoothwall and does it have built in PPPoE?

SmoothWall is a secure operating system that converts a redundant PC / workstation / fileserver / rackmount device into a firewall and VPN gateway. Yes it does have built in PPPoE, find out more here.

24. What routers support PPPoE:3com (The proprietary version of PPPoE created by 3Com)?

From what we know these routers have firmware to support this version of PPPoE:
Linksys beta firmware v1.38.4c
Netgear firmware v3.24 and up on models RT311, RT314, RP114, RO318
ZyXEL firmware v3.21
SMC firmware v1.92
ZyXEL firmware v3.21 and up on models P310, P314, and ZyWALL-10.

25. I have a USB DSL modem can I still use a router?

You can now. This router is built for USB DSL modems. We where just informed that it only supports the Alcatel SpeedTouch USB. The company is thinking about adding more DSL modems to it's supported list. You can now purchase this router in the US here.

26. How do I configure my Mac with an Apple Airport card for use with the ISB WaveBase?

OS 9 with Airport card
1) Go to Your Apple Menu
2) Click on "Airport"
3) Click on the drop down menu beside "Choose Network" -> Select "My Network"
4) Click "File" menu -> Select "Quit"
5) Go to your Apple Menu -> "Control Panel" -> Click "TCP/IP"
6) Click "Connect Via" drop down menu -> Click Airport"
7) Click "Configure" drop down menu -> Click "Using DHCP Server"
8) Close that window -> Click "Save"
9) Surf Away!
OS X & 10.1 with Airport card
1) Boot in OS X or 10.1
2) Open "System Preferences" from your Dock
3) Double click "Network:
4) Select "airport" in the "Show" drop down menu
5) In the "TCP/IP" tab click the drop down menu for "Configure" -> Choose "DHCP"
6) Click on "Airport" tab -> select "My Network" in the "Preferred Network" drop down menu
7) Click "Apply Now"
8) Close "System Preferences"
9) Surf Away

27. How do I raise the MTU in Netgear routers?

Please note: You are actually changing the MSS which will internet change the MTU, MTU = MSS + 40

Try this:
1) Go to Start Menu -> Run -> type "telnet 192.168.0.1" -> click OK
2) Enter your password... (the default is 1234).
3) In the menu type "24" click Enter then "8" and click Enter
4) In the command line interface type "ip adjmss xxxx"
where xxxx is the MSS value" -> Click Enter
5) Type "Exit" -> Click Enter
6) Log in to your router, disconnect your connection then have your router reconnect.
This setting should stay until you at least reboot your router

28. How do I adjust the MTU in a Linksys router?

Log in to your router from you web browser, click on Advanced then click on filters.

29. Do the D-Link routers support PPPoE?

Yes, see our How to here.

30. Can I use a router with AOL PPPoE?

If you go to keyword: Home Network, you will see that AOL has approved 2 router manufacturers. You can buy them directly from AOL, but these products are also sold in some stores.

Update: Now you can use any regular router that supports PPPoE. Many are listed on this page for your information.

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