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Need help configuring a VPN

I am getting quite frustrated.

I have a WRVS4400n.  I have service from to get me a dynamic DNS.

I need to be able to connect to my home network remotely to control my homes automation system.

I am having a hard time creating the VPN tunnel successfully.

In the IPSEC VPN page I create a new Tunnel.

I don't know what to put in under local group setup or remote group setup.

As of now I have the Local Security Gateway Type as IP + Domain Name (FQDN) authentication.  For the domain name I have entered my dyndns stuff.  It is

The first IP address is greyed out, and it is displaying my external IP.

For local security group type do I do subnet or IP?  What is the IP address and subnet below?  The IP address of this router is

What do I enter under the Remote Group Setup?  I'm just going to be connecting from my Android mobile phone.

I appreciate any assistance.  I have to get this up and running and I am running out of time.

Thanks in advance.

EDIT: I have setup the DDNS service under WAN and it is connected successfully.

Cisco Employee

Need help configuring a VPN

Hi Dan,

since this question is about a product in the Cisco Small Business / Linksys range, I suggest you move it to the community, where you will have a better chance of getting expert advice.

best regards,

Cisco Moderator

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