Solved

windows server 2012 with vpn issue

Posted on 2014-10-06
2
289 Views
Last Modified: 2014-10-07
Hi please help,

I recently set up business Server 2012. It used the DHCP of the router for IP and all was well. Internal users got the correct credentials and remote users could connect via vpn.

however, i recently decided to install dhcp not the sever (thought it was best practice) but could not get it configured ie. when I turned off the router dhcp, clients for some reason did not pick up the new settings as per server. So I rolled back and uninstalled the DHCP role and re enabled the dhcp on the router.

an my issue, since doing this, all remote users (and also internal users) shoe try to vpn in get up to adding machine to network then the 720 error.

any thoughts? I'm lost!
0
Comment
Question by:shaun butterfield
2 Comments
 
LVL 27

Accepted Solution

by:
Steve earned 500 total points
ID: 40366143
check in RRAS (routing & remote access) where the VPN is configured. It will have automatically picked up the DHCP on the server when it was installed but probably hasn't been reconfigured since DHCP was removed.
0
 

Author Comment

by:shaun butterfield
ID: 40367232
Hi, sorry in advance, where do I find RRAS?
0

Featured Post

What is SQL Server and how does it work?

The purpose of this paper is to provide you background on SQL Server. It’s your self-study guide for learning fundamentals. It includes both the history of SQL and its technical basics. Concepts and definitions will form the solid foundation of your future DBA expertise.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Resolve DNS query failed errors for Exchange
Today, still in the boom of Apple, PC's and products, nearly 50% of the computer users use Windows as graphical operating systems. If you are among those users who love windows, but are grappling to keep the system's hard drive optimized, then you s…
The Task Scheduler is a powerful tool that is built into Windows. It allows you to schedule tasks (actions) on a recurring basis, such as hourly, daily, weekly, monthly, at log on, at startup, on idle, etc. This video Micro Tutorial is a brief intro…
Get a first impression of how PRTG looks and learn how it works.   This video is a short introduction to PRTG, as an initial overview or as a quick start for new PRTG users.

863 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

23 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now