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PostPosted: Mon Mar 21, 2005 3:53 pm    Post subject: Need advice on phone adapter Reply with quote Back to top

Background: I have a moderately complex home network, with 4 hardwired computers, two more on wireless, and a Netgear MP101 digital music player (also wireless). I need to forward different inbound ports to different computers. I currently use a Linksys BEFW11S4 WAP/Router.

I'm on Roadrunner and my bandwidth averages 3+ mbps down and 384 kbps up. My Voip QOS tests are generally good to excellent.

History: I've been using Vonage for about 6 months, but always with the phone adapter behind the router - I've never been successful at forwarding the ports I needed through the phone adapter (MOT VT1005V). I occasionally experience choppy voice when other bandwidth usage is high, and would like to get a setup that enables voice packet QoS.

In trying to work through this with Vonage, they recommended the Linksys RT31P2 adapter, so I agreed and they sent me one. It has a VERY strange problem which nobody seems to understand (see ).

In the meantime, I've read many posts on this forum where people are having trouble with the RT31P2. Several people are of the opinion that the VT1005V is the best adapter out there. (However I cannot get it to forward ports or behave in DMZ mode.) I haven't sent the VT1005V back yet.

My goal is to enable voice QoS while maintaining the port forwarding I need.

At this point, my options seem to be, (1) get this RT31P2 box replaced, and try to get the new one to work in front of my router, (2a) give up trying to get the phone adapter to work in front of the router, and replace the BEFW11S4 with a WRT54G (which as I understand it, has 3rd-party software available that will prioritize voice packets) and stick the RT31P2 behind it, or (2b) same as 2a, only keep the VT1005 and send the RT31P2 back.

Any advice on which one of these would be best in my situation? I don't mind buying a WRT54G (I could use the 802.11g speed, and I can find a good home for my BEFW11S4), but I'm frankly getting pretty tired of spending all my free time futzing with my network, so if the 3rd-party software route is a real high-maintenance proposition, I really don't want to go there.

Any advice or experience appreciated

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PostPosted: Tue Mar 22, 2005 12:17 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

See my reply in your other thread:

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