By default, the system sets some SSL VPN-Plus settings on an edge gateway in your vCloud Director environment. You can use the General Settings screen on the vCloud Director tenant portal's SSL VPN-Plus tab to customize these settings.


Open the tenant portal and browse to the SSL-VPN Plus screen as described in Navigate to the SSL-VPN Plus Screen in the Tenant Portal.


  1. On the tenant portal's SSL VPN-Plus tab, click General Settings.
  2. Modify the following options as required for your organization's needs.



    Prevent multiple logon using same username

    Turn on to restrict a remote user to having only one active login session under his or her user name.


    Turn on to enable TCP-based intelligent data compression and improve data transfer speed.

    Enable Logging

    Turn on to maintain a log of the traffic that passes through the SSL VPN gateway. Logging is enabled by default.

    Force virtual keyboard

    Turn on to require remote users to use a virtual (on-screen) keyboard only to enter login information.

    Randomize keys of virtual keyboard

    Turn on to have the virtual keyboard use a randomized key layout.

    Session idle timeout

    Type a time in minutes. If there is no activity on a user's session for the specified time period, the system disconnects the user's session. The system default is 10 minutes.

    User notification

    Type a message to be displayed to remote users after they log in.

    Enable public URL access

    Turn on to allow remote users to access sites that are not explicitly configured by you for remote user access.

    Enable forced timeout

    Turn on to have the system disconnect remote users after the time period specified in the Forced timeout field is over.

    Forced timeout

    This field is displayed when Enable forced timeout toggle is turned on. Type the timeout period in minutes.

  3. Click Save changes to apply the updated settings to the system.