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Hi Experts,

We have a puzzling VPN issue.

We have a Cisco VPN COncentrator We want to be able to print to an printer on a 3rd party network is it possible to add this printer to a windows server with an TCP/IP conection using this 3rd party remote IP assigned yo it?
Then send the print job to the Concentrator translate the IP to a remote  NAt'd IP and have the print job print to the remote printer that is on a 3rd part network?

Is this possible?
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by:kyleb84
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So to be clear.

- You have Site 1 and Site 2.
- Your printer is on Site 2.
- You want to print to this printer from Site 1
- Site 2 is connected to Site 1 via the VPN Concentrator located at Site 1?
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by:talltree
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Yes,

With Nated IP's
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NATed IPs?

Be more specific...

- Site 2's network is 1:1 NATed into a pool of Site 1's IPs?
- Site 2 and Site 1 both have PAT enabled?
- Site 2's VPN endpoint in Site 1 has only 1 IP and is MANY:1 NATed?
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by:talltree
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Site 2's network is 1:1 NATed into a pool of Site 1's IPs?
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by:kyleb84
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If that's the case, you should quite easily be able to just add the printer like your said.
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by:talltree
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the NAted IP in the printer or the real 3rd party IP on the printer then Nat'd it in the Concentrator?

Is it true that you can not route a 3rd part IP without Nat'ing it?

Thanks
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by:kyleb84
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What do you mean by 3rd party IP?

Can you post the details of the network ranges of both sites, and the Printer's real IP address.
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Site 2 Printer IP 205.181.160.2(static reall IP)
Site 1 Server IP 10.255.50.12(add Site 2 Printer IP 205.181.160.2 send the print job to the VPN Concentrator translate the real IP to a Nat'ed Ip so it can be routed in the tunnel then try to print ot the Site 2 printer

The 205.0.0.0 subnet is a 3rd party network before the Nat translation not on our private IP subnet
is this possible witout Nating the 205.181.160.2?

Thanks
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