Originally Posted by gfunkdave
It's not a VPN per se - it's an SSH tunnel, which forwards only a specific port. It doesn't make my laptop virtually part of the remote network like a VPN does. And I can make the initial SSH connection, which should be all that matters.
But therein lies the rub. It's not all that matters. By chance are you using the BBDM with the 9700 to make the 9700 a modem? Try without BBDM in the picture.