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PostPosted: Wed Dec 26, 2007 2:49 pm    Post subject: Linksys RT31P2 Router died, any replacement suggestions? Reply with quote Back to top

It's been a long, slow death but my old Linksys RT31P2 Voip Router finally went to Vonage heaven..

I've got lots of regular, non-VOIP routers so I'm still up and running Internet wise but all my Vonage calls are being forwarded to my cell phone in the mean time.

Does anyone have any suggestions on what to get for a replacement.

I'd like to get one that has at least 4 Ethernet ports on it so I don't have to use another router.. that would help to reduce the clutter on my computer desk.

Will the Zoom Telephonics 5567 Voip Router work with Vonage?? It looks like a decent, cheap router and it has 4 Ethernet ports.

Any suggestions?
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 26, 2007 3:29 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

You have to buy a Vonage router for your replacement, so the Zoom will not work.

I personally like my Vonage device separate from my main router because I don't think they are very good routers, but if you are looking to go the combo Router-Vonage in one device you only have a few options.

Motorola VT2442 - Non-wireless router
Motorola VT2542 - Wireless router
Linksys WRTP54G and the WRT54GP2 - Wireless

I think you have to get the Motorola devices from Vonage, but the Linksys devices you should be able to get at your local electronics store of choice.

Personally I would just get a PAP2 (VOIP device only) and use one of my other routers, but if you are sold on a all in one device, I think the three above are you main options.

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PostPosted: Wed Dec 26, 2007 7:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

For what it's worth, I agree with Butterman. I'd re-think the decision to use a Vonage combo router/VoIP adapter and use one of the other routers with a Vonage PAP2 or D-link VTA.

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 27, 2007 1:57 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

Agreed again. If you have a router, I would get a PAP2 and connect it behind the router. PAP2's don't even have router capabilities, and are excellent ATAs.
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 28, 2007 9:37 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

Sounds like pap2 is the way to go. Very Happy
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