If the edge gateway for your vCloud Director organization virtual datacenter has been converted to an advanced edge gateway, you can navigate to the vCloud Director tenant portal's L2 VPN screen to begin configuring the L2 VPN service for that edge gateway.


To use the vCloud Director tenant portal to work with an edge gateway's settings, the edge gateway must be converted to an advanced edge gateway. You can do this on the edge gateway in the vCloud Director Web console or from the tenant portal. For details on performing this step from the tenant portal, see Convert an Edge Gateway to an Advanced Edge Gateway.


  1. Launch Edge Gateway Services by completing the following steps.
    1. Click Network > Edge Gateway.
    2. Select the edge gateway to edit, and click Configure Services.

      The tenant portal opens Edge Gateway Services.

  2. Navigate to VPN > L2 VPN.

What to do next

Configure the L2 VPN server. See Configure the Edge Gateway as an L2 VPN Server.