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VPN is the acronym for Virtual Private Network - a network type that uses a the Internet to provide remote networks or single machines with secure access to their organization's network avoiding expensive leased lines.

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Attempting to copy a .zip file over SMB results in “Invalid argument” [migrated]

I am on OS X Yosemite. I have connected to my work via VPN. I have mounted a share on the VPN over SMB. I can see the .zip file that I want (I just created it) but I cannot copy it: Rammy:Main ...
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Revert OpenVPN AS Configuration to Standard OpenVPN

I recently built a machine using Openmediavault, a software dedicated to build a fileserver for SOHO environments. OMV comes with a lot of useful plugins, which the one for OpenVPN (vanilla) isn't the ...
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How to access the service on the server which act as the VPN Gateway as well?

I am currently running a VPN Gateway by Strongswan on a CentOS 6.5 VPS. The CentOS server has one eth port. The VPN is using IKEv2 and the connections between clients and server are established. The ...
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PPTP connection: Timeout sending config requests when in eduroam network

trying to connect to a pptp-vpn from within my university network ('eduroam' standard). connection cannot be established (LCP: Timeout sending Config-Requests). The connection works flawlessly from ...
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Access VPN client from LAN

I have a pfSense configured as firewall/router/VPN server (PPTP, unfortunately, cannot be switched to OpenVPN/IPSEC/L2TP). The local clients are on 172.16.12.0/24, and VPN clients are on ...
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Connecting to a 192.* VPN network from 10.* network

Firstly, I would like to apologise for my rather poor grasp of networking. My home network is a 10.* network (my ISP for some reason mandates this). I want to connect to a VPN at my workplace which ...
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How to connect to VPN through Proxy Server

How do I connect to a VPN going through a proxy? I am currently at a client and they are using a Proxy to connect the users to the internet. I want to VPN back into my company to retrieve some ...
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Multiple network interfaces with the same local IP address

I run several VPN connections that give me different external IP addresses. But these VPN servers often give me the same local IP address. So I can end up with the following configuration: eth0 ...
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how to setup nginx on my digitalocean vps to have my visit to facebook from china redirected right to the facebook website?

i'm from china, in our china most useful websites are blocked, so i used to buy vpn services to unblock the cencorship, for google, facebok, youtube, etc... but until now, recently i bought some vps ...
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How to use PPTPD with multiple IPs?

I have 4 IP addresses and I would like to connect to IP X and pptpd will take that IP for the public. Right one its always takes the main IP. I also tried to rewrite IPs iternally with no success. ...
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VPN Error 800 - Can't connect to netowrk

Computer is running Windows 7 Pro. Basically what is happening is every time I am trying to VPN into the server, it comes up with: "Error 800: Unable to establish the VPN connection. The VPN server ...
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Host can not be seen when connecting to VPN with set domain

I am connecting to other VPN over endpoint security on demand (http://www.checkpoint.com/) After I connect to specified VPN with my login credentials I can't connect to hosts or databases. When I ...
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MAC use VPN on PC to access corporate servers [on hold]

Disclaimer: I don't use windows and I don't have a lot of network setup experience (I have searched, and could not tell if any of the other answers applied to this case). I am a contractor and about ...
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OpenVPN connection established but IP remains the same?

I have an ASUS RT-N66U router which I recently supports VPN functionality. I enabled the OpenVPN option on it and am able to connect to it from a different location using the OpenVPN GUI, but my IP is ...
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Concurrent VPN connections using the same user?

This is a simple question from an humble programmer who was asked to setup users on a third-party-configured VPN. I created a user using PPTP on a Cisco RV180W router. Then I configured 3 laptops ...
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Redirect traffic through port 80

My situation is as follow : I have a client on a network where only port 80 is open. I'd like to be able to connect to a FTP (port 20 - 21) from this client. Is there any way to redirect ...
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Access Windows 8 office computer via an Internet connection VPN? [closed]

I am trying to rescue the company I work for from the clutches of Dropbox. What I want to be able to do is let my staff and some external parties access the shred folders on my desktop in the office ...
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Connect to external VPN from an Ubuntu Guest machine on Virtual Box

I have the folding VirtualBox setup: My host machine running a Kubuntu 14.04. My guest machine is running Kubuntu 14.04 as well. My host machine is connected to office A’s LAN and has access to ...
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Not able to SSH into Raspberry Pi when PPTP is active

I have a Raspberry Pi set up as a seedbox, and I'm trying to make it connect to my VPN. I'm using PPTP to connect, and I can make the connection work just fine, and my IP address as shown to the ...
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How to teach a small router to support a VPN Protocol?

i have a small mips router (link to tech specs - HW-Rev D3) on my table and i was wondering how to teach it something it does actually not support. with a exploit i figured out how to login via ...
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Networking a small office with VPN

Recently I purchased a CISCO RV042 Small Business router with VPN Capability, obviously to allow external connection to this office via VPN to access a NAS where business files are stored. I am not ...
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Sharing APs, but different gateways

I'm moving into a student apartment building with three friends soon, and I could use some help in designing the network. The situation is as follows. We each have our own outgoing connection with a ...
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Dropping packets in Windows 7 with SonicWall VPN but OK using Windows 8.1

I originally posted this over at SO but they suggested that I post it here instead, so I am reposting it here: I am having a problem with my network connection when using SonicWall VPN and I think ...
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OpenConnect cannot connect to VPN server: refreshes wait.html forever

In the past I could connect to a certain Cisco VPN server. I've been away travelling for 7 weeks, and now I'm back home, but no longer able to connect to the VPN server. Today the server suddenly asks ...
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Make application use specific network interface

I have an openvpn connection and I need it to work only for one application, this app uses an specific local port. I used route-nopull on my openvpn config file and then: ip route add default via ...
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Can network admin see my browsing activities when I'm connected to my work VPN

Long story short: I work remotely from time to time but I have to connect to my work VPN. Some sites are banned (FB, Twitter, porn sites etc.) My kid wanted to log in to his FB account and he was ...
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Connect a laptop to VPN without logging in

I have a strange problem, but first, let me describe the network: Our corporate network has an AD servers on it. We were given corporate laptops that you need to be physically connected the first ...
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VPN connection for specific app on Windows 8

I wonder if there's the possibility in Windows 8 to use its built-in VPN client to set up a connection just for specified applications, so that not the whole traffic is tunneled. Is this even ...
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Windows 7 VPN connection issue by proxy

In my office we are allowed to connect to internet by using a proxy which is forefront TMG I Guess and proxy gets us to other sites. It's a http proxy. I bought a VPN from cactusvpn. But when I tried ...
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TeamViewer VPN does not change public IP

I'm confused about how TeamViewer's VPN service works. When I used a dedicated VPN program like CyberGhost before, it would change my public IP so that my traffic appeared to originate from a separate ...
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enable internet on openvpn tun - azure linux

I am trying to do this with OpenVPN TUN on an Azure Linux instance: -=Android Client=- --> -=VPS=- --> -=Internet=- Client connects but no internet access. Iptables commands iptables -t nat ...
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How to set up vpn-tunnel between 2 computers? (not working for me)

I have some computers in my local network. I am trying to set up vpn connection between 2 of them. I have this structure: router - 192.168.1.1, pc1 - 192.168.1.63, pc2 - 192.168.1.97. Settings on ...
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openvpn on linux centos 6.5

My Problem: Ok I followed tutorials googleing forever and learned how to set up a linux centos 6.5 64 bit server as a active directory domain controller and all is working fine. My next challenge ...
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Joining Windows domain or workgroup depending on user account?

I know that a single Windows (I'm using 8.1) computer can either be in a Domain or in a workgroup, but not both. My home computer with my peronal user account is not in a domain, but in a workgroup ...
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VM, VPN, VPS and Proxychains Help Needed

I need to know how to setup the Following, as I am extremely interested in my Privacy and anonymity while I am online. Run a Linux OS from a VM where 100% of the traffic is routed (TCP/UDP/DNS) using ...
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How to use Adblock AND a VPN on my Android Phone?

I'm using Private Internet Access's VPN via its App and now I'd also like to additionally use Adblock Plus. The problem however is that I apparently can only use either VPN or Adblock Plus - but not ...
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Find the remote VPN address of the network to which I am connected

I am getting Internet from a Huawei 3G data card in Windows 7. I just read about being anonymous on the Internet so thought I'd give it a try. I used PD Proxy for that, using a username and password, ...
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Forcing a game to not take “real local IP” into account but only recognize virtual local IP assigned by VPN server

We are two friends who want to play Heroes of Might and Magic 2, 3 or 5 together in online multiplayer mode over internet using a TCP/IP connection. As we are not happy with third party solutions ...
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How to connect to mysql database on a remote server behind a vpn requiring an ssh tunnel from another remote server using php?

I need to connect to a mysql database with php from a remote server. The mysql database is on another server owned by me. On the mysql server, the only permissions I have is to read and do database ...
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VPN Client to Client Communication

Yesterday I setup a new VPN server which is located in a datacenter with a static ip address. My homeserver is connected to this VPN server and my smartphone as well as my notebook and I'd like to ...
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openVPN server installation over single port?

First of all please understand that i am new to this i need to clear technical term before i actually do any research over it so please ignore my illitracy over the subject.. My company have VPN in ...
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Accessing private IP address without port forwarding

I am new to networking. Pardon me if I make any mistakes. Is there a method to communicate with a private IP address under NAT? I don't want to use port forwarding by accessing the router.Is there ...
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Skype doesn't connect through OpenVPN

I have an OpenVPN server running on a VPS. When I connect to the VPN using the redirect-gateway option to route all traffic from the client through the VPN, Skype loses its connection. As soon as I ...
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Add proxy to all network traffic of another adapter

In my PC I have 2 network adapters. My Xbox is connected to my PC and my PC to router: Xbox ====> PC =====> Router (Modem) So in Network Connections in Control Panel, I can see 2 adapters: ...
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Connect to IPv6 network with a VPN not supporting IPv6

I have connection to IPv6 network, as well as a VPN connection (IPv4 only). However, the two conflicts with each other: when I connect to the VPN, I cannot connect to IPv6 host, by domain name or IPv6 ...
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set up VPN on a router

Im trying to understand how to connect my router (that is on another private network, that i am not a admin of and is unsecured) to run all of its traffic through a VPN across the internet, instead of ...
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DirectAccess - Can't Connect to RDP or Network Storage

I just finished setting up DirectAccess on my network (Windows Server 2012 R2), on a machine with a single adapter behind a NAT device. I am able to connect to DA on my client machine, and I can ping ...
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How to setup Tomato with Unlocator DNS for Roku? (speed not stable)

Tried to find a solution for this but couldn't - would appreciate your help. My setup is as following: My MAIN ISP ROUTER (Dual Band D-Link on 10.0.0.X) is serving wireless clients around the house, ...
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Automatically connecting to a VPN at startup and sending email with IP address

On Windows 7 SP1 Home, how to: 1) setup an automatic VPN connection at startup (in the background) - every time after a particular user logged onto computer there should be 3-5 attempts to connect to ...
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Unable to make outbound PPTP Connection through DD-WRT

I am unable to make outbound connections to an external PPTP VPN. All of my testing seems to indicate it is an issue with my DD-WRT Configuration on our router. Here's what I have and what I know: ...