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SBG6900-AC (v1.5.x): VPN Passthrough Setup

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Question
How do I enable the SBG6900-AC to pass VPN traffic to a VPN client on my network? 
Answer
In order to connect to a VPN from a VPN client that's connected to the SBG6900-AC, VPN traffic will need to be allowed to pass through the SBG6900-AC in order to establish the VPN connection.  By default, VPN passthrough is enabled.  This document describes how to allow PPTP VPN or IPsec VPN traffic to pass through the SBG6900-AC to a VPN client.
 
To Enable VPN Passthrough
 
  1. Launch a web browser, such as Internet Explorer, Firefox, or Safari.  Enter http://192.168.0.1 into the address box, and press the Enter key.  The Login page appears.

    NOTE: By default the LAN IP address is 192.168.0.1.  If the default address has been changed, enter the custom address in the address box.

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  2. On the Login page, enter admin in the Username field.
  3. Enter password in the Password field.
  4. Click the Login button.  The Home page appears.

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  5. Move the mouse-cursor over Advanced on the top menu, and click the Options link from the drop-down submenu.  The Advanced - Options page appears.
  6. On the Advanced - Options page, for a PPTP VPN, check the PPTP Pass-through and PPTP options (shown below in green).
  7. For an IPsec VPN, check the IPsec Pass-through and IKE options (shown below in red).
  8. Click the Apply button.  The SBG6900-AC has now been configured to pass VPN traffic to a VPN client.

    NOTE: A restart is not required for these settings to take effect.

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