Create an installation package of the SSL VPN-Plus client for the remote user.

If you require different installation parameters per operating system (Windows, Linux, and Mac), add an installation package for each operating system. The installation packages you add for SSL VPN-Plus are downloadable from the SSL VPN-Plus portal. New users are prompted to download and install a package when they log in for the first time.


Log in to vCloud Air and navigate to the vCloud Edge Gateway Services UI.

See Log In and Navigate to Advanced Networking Services for information.


Click the SSL VPN-Plus tab and Installation Package.


Click the Add (Add icon) icon.

The Add Installation Package dialog box appears.


Type a profile name for the installation package.


In Gateway, type the IP address or FQDN of the public interface of the edge gateway.

This IP address or FQDN is bound to the SSL client. When the client is installed, this IP address or FQDN is displayed on the SSL client.


Type the port number that you specified in the server settings for SSL VPN-Plus.


(Optional) To bind additional edge gateway uplink interfaces to the SSL client:


Click the Add (Add icon) icon.


Type the IP address and port number.


Click OK.


The installation package is created for Windows operating system by default. Select Linux or Mac to create an installation package for Linux or Mac operating systems as well.


(Optional) Enter a description for the installation package.


Select Enable to display the installation package on the Installation Package page.


Select the following options as required:



Start client on logon

Starts the SSL VPN client when the remote user logs on to the system.

Allow remember password

Enables the option.

Enable silent mode installation

Hides installation commands from remote users.

Hide SSL client network adapter

Hides the VMware SSL VPN-Plus Adapter, which is installed on the remote user's computer along with the SSL VPN installation package.

Hide client system tray icon

Hides the SSL VPN tray icon which indicates whether the VPN connection is active or not.

Create desktop icon

Creates an icon to invoke the SSL client on the user's desktop.

Enable silent mode operation

Hides the pop-up that indicates that installation is complete.

Server security certificate validation

The SSL VPN client validates the SSL VPN server certificate before establishing the secure connection.


Click OK.