2 Replies Latest reply on Sep 5, 2013 1:33 PM by noor

    Basic VPN setup for mobile laptop

    dtedean New Member

      I need to set up a VPN tunnel on a laptop using Shrew.  In the AOS VPN wizzard the setup asks for the remote (peer) network information.  If this is dynamic what address should I use?  Is there a config guide for this?

        • Re: Basic VPN setup for mobile laptop
          mick Visitor

          The remote peer (your laptop) would have a dynamically allocated Internet facing (public) address from the network that it will find itself in at the time it starts initiating a connection.


          However, it will also require a private address, ideally different to the private address space used by Netvanta's LAN.  So, if say your Netvanta's LAN is using, you can set up a pool within the - or - private address space.  For example, you can set a range like


          For a guide using the Netvanta GUI to set up your VPN connection, have a look at this:  https://supportforums.adtran.com/docs/DOC-2907


          For a guide to configure the Shrewsoft client, you can use this:  https://supportforums.adtran.com/docs/DOC-2268


          Please ask again if the above is not clear.




          • Re: Basic VPN setup for mobile laptop

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