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How to print locally when connected to a VPN using VPN-1 Secureclient

Posted on 2008-06-22
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How can I set the Checkpoint VPN-1 Secureclient to allow me to print to a printer on the loal LAN when I am connected to another network via the VPN client?

I am not sure if split tunnelling is enabled?
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by:sherifmoussa
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You should be able to have access to both networks, the Local and the VPN too.  if you go to the command prompt, and type ipconfig /all , u will see two ip addresses, one for Lan and another rfor VPN.
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by:LFCNZ
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Yes I can see both networks, but doesn't the VPN client alter the routing table or something so that traffic only goes via the VPN, how can I set it up so traffic can be sent to both, ie I need to print on the local network, while running an application from the VPN.
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by:LFCNZ
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A bit more on this, I think I read somewhere that you connect ot the VPN, when you want to print you run a batch file that changes the routing metric, once you have finished you run a batch file that changes the routing metric back to what it was.

Any idea how to write a batch file for an XP machine to do this?
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I figured this out, if you diable the security profile it allows you to print locally as well.
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