View Full Version : VPN problems, works on different routers?

Oct 4, 2010, 03:58 AM

I'm using my iPad to connect to a VPN server through PPTP.

The problem is that it is unable to establish a connection on my home network but the iPad works at a different location through a different router. If I try to connect from my Windows desktop at home it works without a problem, through WiFI and Ethernet.

When I try to connect with my iPad from it hangs on "Starting ..." before display an error dialog after around 10 seconds: "You were disconnected by the communication device."

Any pointers?

Oct 6, 2010, 06:44 AM
Having the same problem. I am able to connect to VPN via 3G and some wireless networks. But, not able to connect from home network and some other wireless networks...

Oct 7, 2010, 05:16 AM
I'm wondering if the iPad needs to some extra forwarding on specific routers for VPN to work?