Connect and Disconnect the Mobile VPN Client

The WatchGuard IPSec Mobile VPN Client makes a secure connection from a remote computer to your protected network over the Internet. To start this connection, you must connect to the Internet and use the Mobile VPN client to connect to the protected network.

Start your connection to the Internet through a Dial-Up Networking connection or LAN connection. Then, use the instructions below to connect.

You can also select the profile, connect, or disconnect by right-clicking the Mobile VPN icon in the Windows system tray or clicking the Mobile VPN icon in the Mac OS X menu bar.

  1. Start the WatchGuard Mobile VPN Client.
  2. From the Profile drop-down list, select the name of the profile you created for your Mobile VPN connections to the XTM device.

Screen shot of the WatchGuard Mobile VPN dialog box

  1. Click the Connect/disconnect slider icon (red) to connect.

Disconnect the Mobile VPN Client

On the Mobile VPN Monitor dialog box, click the Connect/Disconnect slider icon (green) to disconnect.

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