INTELLIGENT WORK FORUMS
FOR COMPUTER PROFESSIONALS

Log In

Come Join Us!

Are you a
Computer / IT professional?
Join Tek-Tips Forums!
  • Talk With Other Members
  • Be Notified Of Responses
    To Your Posts
  • Keyword Search
  • One-Click Access To Your
    Favorite Forums
  • Automated Signatures
    On Your Posts
  • Best Of All, It's Free!

*Tek-Tips's functionality depends on members receiving e-mail. By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail.

Posting Guidelines

Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.

Jobs

RV082 VPN backup tunnel with domain name

RV082 VPN backup tunnel with domain name

(OP)
We have 2 RV082's , one at the HQ with 1 internet connection WAN1, and the other at the branch office with 2 internet connections WAN1 And WAN2.

The HQ does not have a static IP only a domain name.



I have configured a Getway to Getway VPN tunnel successfully by selecting "IP By DNS Resolved" in the branch office router and entered the HQ domain name.



the tunnel is up and working OK when the WAN1 connection is up..



but we need the tunnel to switch to WAN2 when WAN1 fails,



I tried to create a new tunnel for WAN2 but there will be a routing conflict in the remote group policy (same Ip address).



I also tried to configure the "Tunnel Backup" under "Advanced" but had no luck , because I don't have a static ip for the remote getway only Domain Name..



Any one have an idea on how to configure a Backup VPN tunnel on my situation ?

Red Flag This Post

Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. Reasons such as off-topic, duplicates, flames, illegal, vulgar, or students posting their homework.

Red Flag Submitted

Thank you for helping keep Tek-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.
The Tek-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action.

Reply To This Thread

Posting in the Tek-Tips forums is a member-only feature.

Click Here to join Tek-Tips and talk with other members!

Resources

Close Box

Join Tek-Tips® Today!

Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical computer professional community.
It's easy to join and it's free.

Here's Why Members Love Tek-Tips Forums:

Register now while it's still free!

Already a member? Close this window and log in.

Join Us             Close