pre-shared key length

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Jul 18th, 2008

Hi,

What is the maximum key length for a pre-shared key in a VPN setup and are all characters allowed?

Correct Answer by andrew.prince@m... about 8 years 7 months ago

Robert,


The maximum PSK is 129 characters, I have used all types of characters before, with no issues.


HTH.

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andrew.prince@m... Fri, 07/18/2008 - 01:12

Robert,


The maximum PSK is 129 characters, I have used all types of characters before, with no issues.


HTH.

Daniel Voicu Fri, 07/18/2008 - 02:01

It depends on what device are you using. Cisco allows any characters but Nortel for example does not support special characters, only alphanumerics.


Please rate if this helped.


Regards,

Daniel

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