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PostPosted: Mon Apr 23, 2007 6:28 pm    Post subject: VT2542 loss of network connectivity Reply with quote Back to top

Hi,

I just got a vt2542 to replace my VWR that was giving me trouble because it would reset my wireless settings whenever the router was rebooted and the awful ftp and port forwarding problems. The router seems to work fine most of the time (can forward ports, ftp, etc.). Every once and a while over the past weekend the router will stop responding from my desktop (can't find the network using the web browser, e-mail, etc.). I can't even log into the router using the ip address. It only gets rectified by restarting the router. Anybody else experience this problem and/or know what might be going on?

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PostPosted: Tue Jul 10, 2007 6:28 pm    Post subject: Keep settings Reply with quote Back to top

Does it at least keep its settings? My VWR loses its settings every now and then. I was going to trade it in for the VT2542, but if it does the same thing, then I won't bother.
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 10, 2007 7:58 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

I've had my Motorola VT2542 for about 2 months now and no issues what-so-ever. Everything I've thrown at it from port forwarding, to setting up wireless access, creating a home VPN server to recovering from power outages with wireless security settings intact, the VT2542 has simply worked with crystal clear calls.

When you first noticed this problem, was there a power outage or severe weather storms? Have you tried removing the VT2542 and connecting your cable/dsl connection directly to your computer to see if the problem might be with your isp? If you haven't already, be sure to check for any faulty ethernet cables and make sure the power adapter is firmly attached to the device. If the problem persists, you will have to troubleshoot with Vonage CS before they will issue you a replacement for your defective device..."if" that's the case.
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 11, 2007 10:31 am    Post subject: Re: Keep settings Reply with quote Back to top

ken8iron wrote:
Does it at least keep its settings? My VWR loses its settings every now and then. I was going to trade it in for the VT2542, but if it does the same thing, then I won't bother.


Nope, it doesn't lose settings like the VWR. It seems to perform pretty well (other than what I think may still be slow ftp up rates) and the ocasional loss of internet connectivity for my desktop (it may be a cable), but it is pretty rare and is corrected by unplugging and plugging the ethernet cable back in. It may be a setting from the desktop, but it is hard to track down since I can't induce the problem, so I have to wait for it to happen (which only has happened once or twice in the last couple of months).

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PostPosted: Wed Jul 11, 2007 1:52 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

Are you using anything that would generate lots of connections, like P2P (BitTorrent, etc)? I can't speak for the Motorola routers, but a lot of Linksys routers (including the Vonage-enabled ones) have trouble with the connection pool filling up.

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