Updated: May 13, 2016
Applies To: System Center 2012 SP1 - Orchestrator, System Center 2012 - Orchestrator, System Center 2012 R2 Orchestrator
The Connect/Disconnect Dial-up activity connects or disconnects a dial-up connection or VPN. The connection must be configured on the Runbook server before the activity can use it. For more information on creating a network connection in Windows Server 2008, see Establish Network Connections
Use the following information to configure the Connect/Disconnect Dial-up activity.
|Dial-up or VPN entry||Type the name of the entry as entered in the address book, or click the ellipsis (…) button and select the entry from the Remote Access Phone Book.|
|Connect/Disconnect||Select whether to connect to or disconnect from the dial-up connection or VPN|
|Attempts||Enter the number of times the activity should attempt to connect to the remote network before quitting.|
|Delay||Enter the amount of time, in seconds, that the activity should wait between retry attempts.|
|Domain||Enter the name of the domain for the username.|
|Username||Enter the username to logon to the remote network.|
|Password||Enter the password for the username.|
The following table lists the published data items.
|Dial-up or VPN name||The name assigned of the network connection|
|Number of retries attempted||Indicates how many times the activity attempted to establish the connection before succeeding or failing.|
|Domain name credential||The domain name used by the activity when establishing a connection|
|User name credential||The user name used by the activity when establishing a connection|