1. aGraphicz

    Apple Mail not working when OpenVPN it's active

    Hi We use since some months OpenVPN but we are not able to send mails (or to update the incoming mails) when connected to the NAS via VPN. It's something we need to change in the OpenVPN config file? Many thanks in advance
  2. P

    problem with openvpn on a ds120j

    I have an issue with setting vpn, I have been using so far a synology nas ds115 with openvpn, not always smooth in getting through but that's because I m not a IT guy. Now I am changing it with a ds121 but when I export the settings for vpn client only the config is exported, there's no...
  3. O

    How to Access NAS remotely with just OpenVPN

    I have one question, that I have never found a way around for: I have created a DDNS, and I cant seem to access it through my LAN, as it requires me to open port 5000/5001. If I do open these ports, my connection in LAN works for the DDNS, however, I can also access my NAS...
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    port forwarding from the NAS through VPN to another server on OpenVPN client side

    Hi there, I've set up successfully DDNS + OpenVPN on my Synology DS215J / DSM 7 . Internet Access "on the go" is working well. Additionally I want to route specific ports through the NAS to a server, which is connected through the OpenVPN. Meaning: I want to call DDNS:5xxx, which should be...
  5. ed.j

    How to assign a static IP to a particular user/device via VPN server / OpenVPN

    Is this possible? My backup NAS connects to my main NAS via VPN, and the only way I can get the Shared Folder Sync to work in this way is via IP address - but the IP address may change when the VPN is reconnected. I have set up a specific user that the backup NAS uses to connect to the main...
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    Hello, I configured Openvpn server on our Synology NAS and pushed the Openvpn client to the users through GPO. The VPN users are imported from the AD server on the server(nas) side. Is there a possibility to force the config file to get the windows login credentials, so the user doesn't have to...
  7. aGraphicz

    Data transfer slow using OpenVPN

    Hi :) I have a DS920+ that works properly when I am in the office. Now, due to Home office I need to use it remotely using OpenVPN. I noticed that the connection is really slow when navigating through the NAS folders. Opening a small illustrator file it takes quite long. What can be the...
  8. T

    DSM 7: openvpn server

    I'm trying to setup openvpn on ds220+ but cannot seem to resolve the connection. I've open up port forward 1194 on router and vpn port in firewall rule but tested port forward, 1194 still closed. Anyone had success on openvpn setup? Thanks
  9. S

    website (web station) hosted on DSM NAS not reachable ,when SRM router connected to OpenVPN VPN

    Hi Team, Though I joined this wonderful forum today ,I have resolved many configuration issues related to DSM and SRM based on the solved threads. Thanks! My domain - ,hosted on DSM nas using wordpress .SSLs were created and port forwarding done to open ports for 80,443 and...
  10. J

    DSM 7 Can't reach home network through openvpn on android

    Hi I have set up the openvpn server on DSM 7 and I've connected my phone through it with the redirect option uncommented. The subnet on the vpn is different than the one on the home network, as recommended by the tutorial I followed. I was expecting that the vpn server would redirect the...
  11. AdrianEarnshaw

    OpenVPN iOS

    Hope everyone is doing okay. I recently swapped from Android to iOS and setup OpenVPN once more as I already had it working on Android. Everything was going well until I saw my data usage last night. In 90 minutes it had chomped through 350mb of data. Interesting thing is I only accessed one...
  12. ed.j

    Connecting to DSM/local network via OpenVPN

    So I'm predictably having some difficulties setting up a VPN connection on my DSM (7) I have managed to set up an OpenVPN server on the DSM and connect to it from my laptop. What I am having difficulty doing is viewing either the DSM or the network devices from the laptop I am connecting...
  13. NSquirrel

    OpenVPN Server Upgrade to 1.2.14 - 2782

    I am still using DSM 6.2.4-25556 Update 2 and I have just had OpenVPN automatically updated to 1.2.14 - 2782, although I am not sure what from what previous version. Something I have noticed, as I am unable to access via OpenVPN at present, is that I was using to access my NAS via...
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    OPENVPN can't access files

    Hello, I am struggling with finding a way to connect into my storage from external network and i feel like i hit a wall -VPN connects but when I try to access the storage through \\ returns "Windows Cannot access \\" -When I'm connected to VPN If I ping...
  15. J

    Cannot access DSM via OpenVPN

    Hi, I set up and enabled OpenVPN on my Synology NAS but I am not able to access the DSM when connecting from a device which is outside the NAS local network. The VPN connection is correctly established, I am able to see the NAS shared folder when digiting the NAS local IP address in Windows...
  16. M

    Synology NAS - OPENVPN with Certificates

    I have a Synology NAS 218+ on our premises . I have just installed the latest of the DSM 6.2.4 25556 and the VPN application and configured the Openvpn application. The systems is working fine but i would like to know whether that Openvpn application from Synology is as safe and secured...
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    trying to get a working certificate on RT2600ac for openVPN access

    A couple of weeks ago I updated my RT2600ac to SRM 1.2.4-8081 Update 2. Over the course of a week or so, I ended up having to hard reset the router 3 times as it would keep dropping all network connections. Unplugging and rebooting the router would not work. Each time I restored my...
  18. C

    New some OpenVPN help

    I followed Rusty's (Synoman's?) excellent tutorial on setting up OpenVPN on several laptops in the household. While I haven't tested them outside the network, everything appears to work. One question that I have is how to update OpenVPN client, since that doesn't seem to appear in settings...
  19. aGraphicz

    OpenVPN Connect not connecting anymore

    Hi Since some hours I cannot longer connect to my Syno using OpenVPN Connect client. The client keep trying to connect As I am in Homeoffice I cannot go back to the office and check it. My coworker said that looks everything fine in DSM. What could be another possible issue?
  20. X

    OpenVPN, dns request to SRM router not working?

    I've configured the OpenVPN server in SRM (in vpn plus server), and I've checked the 'allow clients to access local server LAN', and also the SRM internal ip address ( for 'manual DNS' Of course using OpenVPN subnetwork ( I'm able to connect to the VPN (with exported...