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When I connect to the VPN for work the belkin disconnect the

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When I connect to the VPN for work the belkin disconnect the internet? Not sure why this is happening.
JA: How many access points are you utilizing?
Customer: Not sure what you mean by access points
JA: Have you installed any updates recently?
Customer: Yes on Thursday a Belkin representative re install the belkin router and cleaned up the errors on the computer and install a firewall.
JA: Anything else you want the computer expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Networking
Expert:  Pete replied 9 months ago.

Hi, I'm Pete. Welcome to JustAnswer! I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply ASAP.

Expert:  Pete replied 9 months ago.

It depends how the VPN has been configured.

It may have been configured to block you accessing the internet through your web browser whilst you are connected to your workplace.

Have you checked with your work's IT support to see why it is set up this way?

Expert:  Pete replied 9 months ago.

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