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can't connect to VPN in ubuntu 16.04

I'm new to this operating system. I made a VPN connection but can't see it in VPN connections so i can't connect through it. please help me
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How to automatically connect OpenConnect VPN when the connection closes?

I need to use a third party web service which is accessible only through Cisco AnyConnect VPN. I'm using OpenConnect on Ubuntu to connect to this VPN using host, username, and password. However, ...
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Unable to download Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client from web launch

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 recently, which is the only OS on my pc. When try to download the Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client from web launch windows executable file appears instead of Linux....
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OpenVPN connecting but no internet access on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to connect to a VPN using OpenVPN. I tried using network-manager with OpenVPN plugin and tried too in terminal with ovpn.conf file. Everything connects (it says connection established) in ...
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set VPN access to network and hosts in local

I use Ubuntu 14.04 and I have problem with my VPN Network settings. I want to connect to my company by PP2P mode but when I connect by default settings I can connect to local hosts in my company (eg. ...
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Ubuntu 10 + vpnc: no response from target

I have Ubuntu 10.04.4 version I installed the vpnc successfully as the following link - http://floppsie.comp.glam.ac.uk/Glamorgan/gaius/networks/13.html Example of the installation wget http:/...
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Route IP range outside of VPN?

So I am somewhat more of a newb when it comes to routing IP ranges. My main problem is that I need to route a couple ranges outside of a VPN that I use. I've run into a few issues with this. I don't ...
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remove Cisco subfolder from lubuntu start menu

I know, that there is bunch of threads and blog posts dealing with this topic, but none of them could help me out with my attempts to remove the folder of the "Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client" ...
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How to automatically connect to VPN with Network-Manager

I do have a working VPN connection. Now I want this VPN connection to automatically activate when I'm in a certain wireless network. Is there a non-intrusive graphical way using network-manager-applet?...
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AnyConnect and fixed IP

I'm supposed to supply a certain fixed IP when using Cisco AnyConnect VPN, but when configuring the VPN, there is no "Manual" setting under IPv4 settings. How do I force my IP to a certain IP while ...
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ISAKMP invalid with VPN connection

I need to create a VPN connection to office.sth.com In the end the var/log/sys/log reads: Jul 20 19:48:02 linux NetworkManager[3364]: <info> [1469036882.5641] audit: op="connection-...
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Can't connect to PPTP VPN, even though it used to work and I didn't change anything

I am pretty new to Ubuntu and Linux, so forgive me if this is obvious. I set up a PPTP VPN connection the other day. It worked perfectly fine, but one day to the other, it didn't anymore. I used it on ...
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why autossh suddenly stops working

I have set autossh tunnel from my remote server to production server. Suddenly the no longer exists. If I try recreating the tunnel it prompts channel_setup_fwd_listener: cannot listen to port:xxxx. ...
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How can I make a vpn connection available through a wifi hotspot?

I have my linux laptop which is connected to my LAN on enp4s0f2 (wired), to a PPTP VPN connection on ppp0, and has a wifi hotspot created through Network Manager on wlp3s0. The laptop is running Gnome ...
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Setting up VPN connection with Cisco AnyConnect - The AnyConnect package on the secure gateway could not be located

I'm trying to set up connection via VPN. I need to use Cisco AnyConnect. First I was getting error Cerfitication validation error. Then I added certificate (.pfx format) through firefox. Then When I ...
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No internet connection (DNS server address is Router address)

My internet connection in Ubuntu 13.10 doesn't work. I can use IP addresses to open websites but not URLs. The DNS server that I connect to is the IP address of my Router. When I connect to the VPN of ...
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installing OpenSwan xl2tpd for IPSEC/L2TP VPN

I have a VPS hosted with QuickWeb.co.nz Running Ubuntu 12.04 OpenVZ. I downloaded and unpacked OpenSwan, but I still cannot install: root@vps:~/openswan-2.6.35# apt-get install openswan xl2tpd ppp ...
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What are some good vpns clients for Ubuntu Linux? [closed]

I need to know if there are any vpn clients recommendation for Linux it is hard to find any particular one?
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How to install Juniper on ubuntu 16.04

How to install Juniper on ubuntu 16.04x64? I install 32bit java: There are 4 choices for the alternative java (providing /usr/bin/java). Selection Path ...
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dell sonic wall vpn client and application specific access

I am using the dell sonic wall vpn desktop client. It works fine, but I was curious if it was possible to make it so only a couple applications uses the VPN and the other applications don't. Here is ...
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How do I run a script after OpenVPN has connected successfully?

How can I associate a script to OpenVPN so that it runs when the VPN is connected successfully?
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How to “get” system proxy settings?

I want to set proxy in my system firefox from firefox that I use by VPN. in VPN's firefox in Preferences/Advanced/Network/Settings the checkbox "use system proxy settings" is checked. where are ...
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L2tp IPSEC PSK VPN client on (x)ubuntu 16.04

I am looking for a solution in order to connect to a vpn l2tp ipsec server from my Xubuntu 16.04 pc. I used to have Xubuntu 14.04 and I could connect without any problems following these tutorials: ...
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OpenVPN bridge doesn't work outside LAN

I trying setup OpenVPN server. This is the network: cable modem, TP-Link router with OpenWrt Chaos Calmer 15.05.1 / LuCI 15.05-149-g0d8bbd2 Release (git-15.363.78009-956be55) 192.168.15.1 router 192....
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SSH into Virtual Private Server connected to VPN

I have a VPS with Digital Ocean as well as a VPN account with Private Internet Access. I would like to be able to connect my server to a VPN in say, Switzerland, and still be able to SSH into it. My ...
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How to install iproute2 in 12.04

I recently wanted to try ExpressVPN on my laptop running 12.04 32bit. The ExpressVPN app did not install because it depends on two packages which were not available, init-system-helpers and iproute2. ...
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PPTP connects fine but fails shortly thereafter

I'm using 16.04 LTS amd64. My pptp connection used to be fine a few days ago but from yesterday on it malfunctions. It connects with no problem but shortly within 3 or 4 minutes drops the connections. ...
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How can I make VirtualBox guests share the host's VPN connection?

Question When I start my VPN on my ubuntu desktop computer which acts as a router, the attached subnet loses internet connectivity, but is still accessible (LAN). Ideally, I would like to know how to ...
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UFW for OpenVPN

I want to configure ufw (uncomplicated firewall) for OpenVPN. Connections are only allowed through OpenVPN. Everything else should be blocked. So if OpenVPN is disconnected -> no internet! I found ...
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Ubuntu openconnect & RSA - Problem connecting VPN

I am trying to make a VPN connection in ubuntu from openconnect(Cisco Anyconnect). I could not make it through. I am getting below error. I tried from terminal but same error: GUI: Terminal:
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VPN Connection failed

i install and configure pptp vpn and but it dont connect and show me this error: "VPN Connection Failed The VPN connection 'xxxxxx' disconnected becuase the VPN service stopped."O
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Need to uninstall Ubuntu. Can't find partition in Windows 10

I'm very confused. I downloaded ubuntu and put it on a flash drive with rufus. I then installed it within boot manager and dual booted ubuntu. No problems. But after I tried setting up my VPN and ...
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Forticlient on ubuntu 1404 - tunnel running but no IP

I am running Lubuntu 14.04 32bit and 64bit on different machines. I use forticlient SSL VPN to connect to my work server with the provided user name and password by the workplace. This setup works ...
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Trouble debugging VPN/pptp connection

I'm trying to connect to a VPN from Ubuntu 14.04 (64bit) using nm-pptp-service. Have played with various configuration options but always get a "connection timed out" error. Managed to connect without ...
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Trouble using Synology OpenVPN from network-manager

I've setup network-manager-openvpn and network-manager-openvpn-gnome no problem, popped in my OpenVPN info and cert, and it connects just fine. Running ip addr shows: 11: tun0: <POINTOPOINT,...
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Connection to PPTP server drops continually

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 VPS to host a PPTP server for my own personal use. I have set it up using a script I have written myself which is drawn from various different tutorials I have come across ...
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openvpn can't import configurations on new 14.04 installation

Edit: Fixed it back then when the patch rolled out with add VPN config. No longer use Linux/Ubuntu now. I installed the OpenVPN Network-Manager by doing: sudo apt-get install network-manager-openvpn, ...
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How can I ensure transmission traffic uses a VPN?

I'd like to ensure that transmission only sends/receives traffic when the server it runs on is connected to a VPN. I found this question which is similar but I don't want to force all traffic ...
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NordVPN in Ubuntu Touch OTA 11

Can someone explain how to set up NordVPN on Ubuntu Touch version OTA 11? I found this tutorial for the Ubuntu desktop: https://nordvpn.com/tutorials/linux/openvpn/.
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FreeRADIUS 2 traffic counter does not work

I've added this block to radiusd.conf sqlcounter monthlytrafficcounter { vcounter-name = Monthly-Traffic check-name = Max-Monthly-Traffic reply-name = Monthly-Traffic-LIMIT sqlmod-...
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Connecting to Private Internet Access server using OpenVPN and Ubuntu 16.04 server

Can someone please give me a guide to setup a vpn connection (that connects on startup) using openvpn and ubuntu 16.04 server. all the guides on the internet are wrong, outdated, or just don't work. i ...
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Aventail VPN tun0 dropping all packets

I'm using Aventail 10.7.1.449 on Ubuntu 14.10 and cannot connect via VPN anywhere, because all packets after the fix one are dropped: tun0 Link encap:UNSPEC HWaddr 00-00-00-00-00-00-00-00-00-...
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Shrew Soft VPN fail to attach key daemon

I'm trying to use Shrew Soft to connect to my school VPN. But as you can see here, it says failed to connect to key daemon I searched for the solution and people who use Shrew Soft Trace ...
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Where to find 64-bit version of Kerio vpn client?

I need 64-bit version of kerio vpn client. I could not find it on kerio download site. Is there anyone can give me a .deb link of it?
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Forwarding VPN clients to internet

I have following configuration. OpenVPN server on a cloud(Ubuntu 14.04) with static IP( example 50.60.70.80 on eth0). Linux and Windows clients are successfully connected to VPN (VPN static IP's - ...
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VPN connection issue

I am having trouble with VPN connection can not connect to the workplace, receiving error message VPN connection failed this is what i see in terminal:
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How to keep VPN connection alive after ssh disconnects

I'm trying to download a large file on my vps which needs to be done using vpn. I use screen to keep wget process running after I close ssh connection to server, but the vpn connection will be lost as ...
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Ubuntu as Router / Bridge problems

I wanted to operate an Ubuntu16.04 as a Gateway for incoming VPN via fastd/batman and outgoing traffic to be redirected over an airvpn-tunnel (and later some more complex routing settings involving ...
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Cant connect to windows pptp vpn in Xenial but no problem in Precise

I have Precise installation with VPN client that can connect to some Windows server PPTP vpn without any problem. Moving to Xenial I have copied settings and keyring, all ok and I can connect to VPN ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 has very poor PPTP connectivity

Under my university circumstances, I should connect to a PPTP VPN to access to the Internet. Thus a high performance and bug-free PPTP client is a essence for me. When I was using Ubuntu 14.04 and 14....