Loosing access to Windows VM through RDP/Bastion soon after connecting to a Client VPN using Cisco-VPN-Client

Pavan 1 Reputation point Microsoft Employee

Hello Team,

I'm trying to use a Windows VM deployed through AVD to connect to a client VPN. And client's VPN is restricted in a way that it only allows users to access few of their internal servers but nothing else. So, I'm loosing access to VM soon after connecting to the Client VPN using Cisco-Mobile-VPN client. And it looks like VPN is restricting external connectivity to the VM. As a new user to Azure, I'm trying know if there is a possible work around to access the VM even after connecting to client restricted VPN. Any help is much appreciated.

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  1. Limitless Technology 39,461 Reputation points


    Thank you for your question.

    If you are not able access only after connecting to VPN. then they need to whitelist your VM ip or DNS name.

    If the reply was helpful, please don’t forget to upvote or accept as answer.

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  2. Limitless Technology 39,461 Reputation points

    Hello @Pavan

    Yes, there are couple of ways,

    1. Point-to-Site VPN
    2. Bastion
    3. Whitelist your IP in Vnet

    Please go through the below articles which might help you,




    --please don't forget to upvote and Accept as answer if the reply is helpful--


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