Connecting 2 routers to make a WAN

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by drednot, Nov 24, 2002.

  1. drednot

    drednot Guest

    can anyone tell me how to setup and connect 2 routers over the

    internet one router is a Linksys wireless AP + Router version

    BEFW11S4 and the other router is a SMC Barricade 7004BR

    any input would be greatly appreciated:confused:
     
  2. drsprite

    drsprite Guest

    Are these both in your house?

    What's the use?
     
  3. drednot

    drednot Guest

    no they are at seperate locations and i just want to connect them since i have computers at both locations
     
  4. Zedric

    Zedric NTFS Guru Folding Team

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    I think you want to make a VPN (Virtual Private Network). I don't think you can just "connect" them.
     
  5. drsprite

    drsprite Guest

    Yeah, you need a VPN, unless you have a long Cat5e cable... How far away from each other are they?
     
  6. drednot

    drednot Guest

    the computers i want to connect to are 2 miles away
     
  7. Zedric

    Zedric NTFS Guru Folding Team

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    VPN then. :)