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Configuring Exchange for Fortigate 40c firewall with dual internet connections

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Hello Experts!

We have a fortigate 40c firewall connected to Charter Business (WAN1) and TDS (WAN2) ISP's. While we purchased the TDS for a backup connection, it seems silly to pay for it and have it sit idle... I was hoping to configure it for load balanced Internet connection.

I set up the balancing in the firewall based on fortigate documentation and our email stopped sending. I assumed it would use the policies created for WAN1 and use that path for sending emails, but it looks like I assumed incorrectly.

Do any of you know how I can keep both connections weighted equally and either give mail both routing options or force mail to only use WAN1 for it's path?

Thank you for your help!!!

Craig Beck
Network Architect
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