The L2 VPN server is the source NSX Edge to which the L2 VPN is to be connected.

The internal IP address assigned to the L2 VPN server and client must be different. They can be on the same subnet.

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Log in to the vSphere Web Client.

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Click Networking & Security and then click NSX Edges.

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Double-click an NSX Edge.

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Click the Manage tab and then click the VPN tab.

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Click L2 VPN, select Server, and click Change.

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Expand Server Details.

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In Listener IP, type the primary or secondary IP address of an external interface of the NSX Edge.

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The default port for the L2 VPN service is 443. Edit this if required.

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Select the encryption method.

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Select the internal interface of the NSX Edge which is being stretched. This interface must be connected to a dv port group or logical switch.

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Type a description.

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Expand User Details and type the user name and password.

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In Server Certificates, do one of the following.

Select Use System Generated Certificate to use a self signed certificate for authentication.

Select the signed certificate to be used for authentication.

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Click OK.