1. P

    OpenVPN export configuration - files?

    What is the purpose of each of the files I get when exporting the OpenVPN configuration from a RT2600ac router? Ca.crt Ca.key Server-ca.crt Server.crt Server.key Which file(s) do I use to import the certificate on a NAS running local web sites? I will only use a VPN to remotely connect to the...
  2. E

    MR2200ac Block vpn access

    Hi, I'm using 3 MR2200 in our house. Works fine with each users. We've got 3 kids, so the Safe Access app inside the syno is very helpful. Unfortunately (or maybe hopefully 😊) my 15 years old son, is now able to bypass Safe Access by using a vpn with his smartphone. Technically I'm glad to...
  3. G

    Basic VPN Setup?

    A very basic setup and configuration question about local network topology to use a DS218 NAS for VPN. I have a router+firewall at the entry point to my house, and then it feeds into a 24-port HP 1920s switch, which then fans out connections to all the rooms and devices in the house (some with...
  4. M

    Synology as a VPN client and a VPN server

    Hi, I've stumbled upon an issue with my synology. It seems it can't be a VPN client and a VPN server simultaneously. Both are working with no hassle but not at the same time. Once I try to connect DSM to the VPN, DSM asks to disable VPN server. It also notifies me about disabling port...
  5. fredbert

    VPN Plus Server Synology extends free VPN Plus licences until 2021

    VPN Plus, VPN Access and Site-to-Site VPN will continue to be free to purchase Bellevue, WA—September 17, 2020— On April 6th, Synology made VPN Plus licenses free to acquire through the end of September 2020. Today, Synology has decided to extend that time frame until September 30, 2021.1 In...
  6. A

    Open VPN via docker

    Hi for various reasons (one being 2FA support) I want to bypass the built in OpenVPN and run it via a container. I have started with this guide which refers to this Github hosted container. Unfortunately It would not start in my environment: iptables: No chain/target/match by that name...
  7. S

    Connect/disconnect to VPN via API or similar?

    Wondering, is there a way I can trigger my NAS to connect to / disconnect from a defined remote VPN server, e.g. via an API? It would be cool if I could automate this via e.g. Home Assistanrt. Thanks!!
  8. O

    Solved Vpn server stoped working

    Hello guys. Im using a xpenology build (ds3615) and it was working fine. After hardware refresh, and installing DSM fron scratch the openvpn and l2tp wont work. The version of DSM is 6.1.7 and the vpn server ia on the latest version. I've tried everything to make this work, and nothing its...
  9. akahan

    OpenVPN from Windows 10 to NAS - can't access NAS using File Explorer

    I am at my wit's end. This should be simple. I am able to connect using OpenVPN to my NAS over the internet. Once connected, I can ping the NAS and other local network resources (other Synology NAS units) using their LAN IP addresses. I have no firewall running on any of the NAS's, or on the...
  10. chenks

    Question VPN but just for 1 docker?

    bit of a strange one this, but here goes. i run xteve in a docker on my NAS for serving IPTV, however as is the norm with some ISPs and IPTV they are getting blocked during certain times, so connecting via a VPN is required to get round it. the IPTV hosts provides access to a surfshark VPN, but...
  11. WST16

    Question VDSM dedicated for VPN connection/dloads?

    Appreciate any input on the solution below. After trying to go through a few dedicated (Docker) torrents download+vpn solutions (and failing as usually the case for me with anything Docker :) I thought to myself why the headache, I can use VDSM on the 1019+ to dedicate it to VPN. But VDSM can...
  12. okeeffemarc

    RT2600ac when running a VPN on my router, can i target just Download station and nothing else?

    I know I can put my DS918+ IP through a VPN, using my router, whilst letting everything else in my network run on the WAN connection. However I find that when I try to remotely stream media from my NAS on Plex or DS Video, it is very slow and laggy due to not being able to port forward. The VPN...
  13. M

    Synology VPN Server + PiHole + Dnscrypt + Further VPN + Any suggestions

    Hello all, If you have been a recent visitor to these forums you may have noticed all the questions I've been asking......and today is no different. For context, I setup Pi-Hole on my NAS via Docker, which is working great. I then setup Synology VPN Server which allows me to remotely connect...
  14. B

    Is there a way to use the PIA VPN with the killswitch option?

    Hey folks I'd like to use my Synology to download torrents through the PIA (Private Internet Access) VPN service. On Linux/Windows/Mac, PIA has a GUI that lets you activate a "killswitch" - that is, if the VPN is inactivated for some reason, then it will kill your internet connection - that...
  15. Shadow

    VPN Plus Server Site-to-Site VPN connecting methods

    In this post I explained basically that I've joined the networks together in my house and 2 others of my family members. So even tough we live at our own places, we are on each other's network. Thats cool. But I'm just wondering. I want to join another network (my parents-in-law) to our bigger...
  16. scottydj2

    Question Bandwidth management for VPN?

    Hi, I have a site to site VPN link using 2 RT2600AC routers. I'm curious whether the bandwidth management settings are applied to the VPN bandwidth as well? If, for example, I max out my download bandwidth downloading to the SKY box (which has no limiting rules), will I still be able to download...
  17. WST16

    Info What is WireGuard (VPN)

  18. N

    Solved VPN Plus connection not able to reach internal DNS or subnet

    Hi All, hoping for a little assistance pls and hope I'm in the right forum for it. My setup: OSX host(s) making OpenVPN (Viscosity VPN client: www.sparklabs.com/viscosity) connection to RT2600 configured w. VPN Plus Svr. Internal DNS Svr sitting on DS NAS DSM v6.2.2 w. internal LAN interface...
  19. K

    Question Firewall rules for VPN Server and Client

    Hi! First time poster here. Bit of background before my question: I've got a 213j in my flat and a 115j at my parents house, they are both used to store backups of local PC's. I've recently started looking into how I can make better use of both NAS's and wanted to use each NAS as an off-site...
  20. thehotiron

    Safe Access Does using a VPN bypass Safe Access?

    Hi - I am configuring Safe Access on my RT2600ac running SRM 1.2.3-8017 Update 4. I am testing blocking sites on my own phone before I do it for my kids devices, and it initially does not block the sites. Then I realize I have my VPN on, and I turn it off and the sites are blocked. Does using...