Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.

2 posts

Wannabe Geek

Topic # 230523 27-Feb-2018 23:14
Send private message



I have just switch to BigPipe from 2D and I'm trying to setup my fritzbox 7490. I found an old thread here about it but the discussion there ( ) did not help me.


I am following their official advice from here:


In my fritzbox I have setup the following:


Under Internet => Account Information => Create new internet service provider connection (original settings were from 2d)


New settings:


* Connect via => Connection to a DSL line


* Account information => my bigpipe login/password


* Connection settings => checked "Maintain permanently (recommended for flat rates)"


* VLAN settings => VLAN ID = 10


* DSL ATM settings => set manually. VPI = 0; VCI = 110


* Encapsulation: PPPoE


* IPv6 disabled


* DNS servers are using the servers provided by Bigpipe (manually setup)




When I switch to "online monitor" I see that I get a IPv4 address and it says that it is connected. But I can't use the internet.


The "Internet" LED on the modem is OFF. The only LED that are ON are the "Power/DSL"  and "info"




Could someone please help?

Create new topic
7616 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3701

Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 1965426 27-Feb-2018 23:42
Send private message

Does this work with another router? Take it that you're also using VDSL? BigPipe also offer IPv6 so leave that IPv6 tickbox ticked :)

2 posts

Wannabe Geek

  Reply # 1965445 28-Feb-2018 00:22
Send private message

Not sure. If it works with another router yet. I only have this one available for testing.

33 posts

+1 received by user: 1

  Reply # 1966036 28-Feb-2018 17:57
Send private message

i just used the internet connection wizard within the fritzbox

418 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 90

  Reply # 1967977 4-Mar-2018 18:38
Send private message

Depending of you plan you have to untick VLAN settings.

Nope, English isn't my mother tongue. But that's why I'm here. smile

Create new topic

Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:

News »

Intel introduces new NUC kits and NUC mini PCs
Posted 16-Aug-2018 11:03

The Warehouse leaps into the AI future with Google
Posted 15-Aug-2018 17:56

Targus set sights on enterprise and consumer growth in New Zealand
Posted 13-Aug-2018 13:47

Huawei to distribute nova 3i in New Zealand
Posted 9-Aug-2018 16:23

Home robot Vector to be available in New Zealand stores
Posted 9-Aug-2018 14:47

Panasonic announces new 2018 OLED TV line up
Posted 7-Aug-2018 16:38

Kordia completes first live 4K TV broadcast
Posted 1-Aug-2018 13:00

Schools get safer and smarter internet with Managed Network Upgrade
Posted 30-Jul-2018 20:01

DNC wants a safer .nz in the coming year
Posted 26-Jul-2018 16:08

Auldhouse becomes an AWS Authorised Training Delivery Partner in New Zealand
Posted 26-Jul-2018 15:55

Rakuten Kobo launches Kobo Clara HD entry level reader
Posted 26-Jul-2018 15:44

Kiwi team reaches semi-finals at the Microsoft Imagine Cup
Posted 26-Jul-2018 15:38

KidsCan App to Help Kiwi Children in Need
Posted 26-Jul-2018 15:32

FUJIFILM announces new high-performance lenses
Posted 24-Jul-2018 14:57

New FUJIFILM XF10 introduces square mode for Instagram sharing
Posted 24-Jul-2018 14:44

Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.