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Telstra Smart modem Gen 2 with Linksys router

I have connected a linksys router to my new Telstra smart modem gen 2. I have signed up for ExpressVPN and loaded it’s firmware on the linksys router. But I cannot get the activation code to be accepted for ExpressVPN. 

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Re: Telstra Smart modem Gen 2 with Linksys router


Could you tell me how you connected your linksys router to the Telstra smart modem gen 2 ....

I am wanting to do much the same with my Linksys WRT3200 ACM to be able to install NordVPN

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Re: Telstra Smart modem Gen 2 with Linksys router

How have you connected the router to the Telstra/NBN network?

Did you get that configuration working before going down the ExpressVPN path?


Have you got the correct router version of ExpressVPN?

Is your router one that ExpressVPN recommends?

Have you followed the installtion instructions here ExpressVPN Router Installation 

Did you set up the new router offline?


As it is not a Telstra product, you might need to ask ExpressVPN about any issues..

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