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Using PPPOE with an Apple Airport Express

by Techy Guy / October 27, 2007 10:59 PM PDT

I am currently using an Apple PowerBook G4 (the PowerPC one) and to connect to the internet i have a PPPoE connection that only works with an ethernet cable. I have tried everything to use the PPPoE with my airport but so far nothing has worked. Whenever i open network connections and tick 'use PPPoE with the airport' a message pops up saying that the airport base station has to be configured in bridge mode to work. But i have no clue how to do that. I have opened airport admin utility but there is no 'bridge mode' there.
Anyone know what the problem is?

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Just a link, short comment.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 28, 2007 1:37 AM PDT
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And yes I read your post.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 28, 2007 1:39 AM PDT

It claims such but you don't share all the needed gritty details so I can't tell where it ran off the rails. No make/model of the DSL or cable modem so I can't tell if it's some other issue.

Bob

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