The following document provides information on how to activate and configure the Dynamic VPN service for your ClearOS system. For an overview of the features and benefits of the service, please review the service information here.
If you did not select this module to be included during the installation process, you must first install the module.
You can find this feature in the menu system at the following location:
Dynamic VPN is included in the ClearOS Standard and Premium subscriptions. You will see information on your VPN settings if the software has been enabled on your ClearOS gateway.
Dynamic VPN support not only simplifies configuration, but also improves the up-time of the connections. In order to create a connection between to systems, you need to configure both ClearOS systems.
<note warning>If you are configuring a VPN connection between your local gateway and a remote gateway, then configure the remote gateway first. Once the VPN is started on the remote system it will only be accessible when the VPN connection is up.</note>
From the webconfig tool, click on <button>Create</button> in the Dynamic VPN Connections box. You need to:
On the first connection or when an IP address changes, it may take a minute for the connection to synchronize.
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