Please note that the RAS VPN Setup Wizard is a free tool that is provided as-is. We do not offer any additional product support for it beyond the information found in this knowledge base.
Running the Wizard on Windows Server
After accepting the Terms and Conditions the wizard will check for prerequisites.
The Server prerequisites in this article are required for installation to continue
The following prerequisites have the ability to be ignored manually
- No Remote Access Server configuration detected
- No Network Policy Server configuration detected
IP Address Assignment
Select whether to use your existing DHCP server, or the RAS server can assign addresses from a Static IP Range.
Select to have the wizard create a certificate for you or to provide your own.
- If choosing to let the wizard create one, make sure the password does not include a dollar sign "$".
Active Directory Group
Select the Active Directory Group to allow users access to your network through this server. Ensure that this is a security group and not any other group type.
Connection Name will be the name of the connection that is created when installing the RAS client.
Server Hostname is the over-the-internet accessible address for the clients to connect to your server. This can be an IP address such as your public IP, or an FQDN so long as it is able to resolve publicly.