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AOL Router Config

Connection protocol: PPPoE
VPI: 0
VCI: 38
Note: If you are asked for both figures together (VPI/VCI), enter them separated by a comma: 0,38
Username: This is your phone number followed by @dialbb.com. For example, 02079460009@dialbb.com.
Password: This is your AOL password.


Note: If you subscribe to line rental with AOL Broadband, you can find your password in your welcome letter.
Authentication: CHAP

Depending on your make of router, the following settings must be set to automatic, get automatically from ISP, 0.0.0.0 or left blank. Please check your manual for details:

IP address
Subnet Mask
Default Gateway
Domain Name Server (DNS) Address

MTU setting: 1450
MRU setting: MRU (Maximum Routing Unit) is required by some modem routers and should be set to the same value as the MTU of 1450.
MSS setting: MSS (Maximum Segment Size) is required by some modem routers and dynamically adjusts the packet size to fit the MTU. It should be set to 1360.

Edit – other sites also recommend trying Username: your ScreenName@aol.com  Password: your password
but from the last AOL install i helped with it was in the format h and password was abc123