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Systems Manager Sentry VPN security for Windows 10 client asking for username/password

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Systems Manager Sentry VPN security for Windows 10 client asking for username/password

Hello, I have read this and this page to configure the Meraki Systems Manager Sentry VPN to automatically push a VPN configuration to my devices. The second link states the following:

 

When using Systems Manager Sentry VPN security, the username and password used to connect to the client VPN are generated by the Meraki cloud.

Usernames are generated based on a hash of a unique identifier on the device and the username of that device. Passwords are randomly generated.

 

The automatic username and password work fine on my iOS and macOS devices--they are not prompted for authentication when connecting to the VPN.

However, my Windows 10 devices are prompted for a username and password when connecting to this VPN network. Any idea how I can fix this?

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Re: Systems Manager Sentry VPN security for Windows 10 client asking for username/password

This could be a security setting being forced on the Windows 10 devices.

 

Launch rasphone.exe from the endpoint. Select the VPN connection profile and click Properties. On the options tab is Remember my credentials checked?

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Re: Systems Manager Sentry VPN security for Windows 10 client asking for username/password

I am having the same issue. I tried @SoCalRacer 's suggestion and it did not work. DId you find a solution?

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Re: Systems Manager Sentry VPN security for Windows 10 client asking for username/password

Hello @Slobs2. I did not try @SoCalRacer's suggestion because I've been migrating to our SSO provider to authenticate the VPN user instead. Sorry I don't have a better answer for you.

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