CVPND never runs on Vista anymore

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Jun 4th, 2009
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Hi all. I've been using Cisco VPN client 5.0.02 for work for a while now on Vista. However, I recently upgraded to Vista SP2. Now, when I try to start the client, I get the error:


Error 56: The Cisco Systems, Inc. VPN Service has not been started. Please start this service and try again.


I can see that the daemon service isn't running. When I start it, however, it stops straight away.


I've tried to enable logging up adding the following to the vpnclient.ini file:


[main]

EnableLog=1


[LOG.IPSEC]

LogLevel=15


[LOG.IKE]

LogLevel=15


[LOG.CVPND]

LogLevel=15


But I never get any log. Is there any way I can debug what's going on in the CVPND, so I can get it to run again?


Thanks for any help,

Ed

Correct Answer by Farrukh Haroon about 8 years 3 weeks ago

Please try the following:


Stop the ICS (Internet Conn. Sharing) service. Make its Startup Type to MANUAL. Restart Cisco VPN Client Service.


If that does not work:


Uninstall the client, delete all registry keys associated with client, reboot, re-install.


Regards


Farrukh

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Farrukh Haroon Sat, 06/06/2009 - 23:50
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Please try the following:


Stop the ICS (Internet Conn. Sharing) service. Make its Startup Type to MANUAL. Restart Cisco VPN Client Service.


If that does not work:


Uninstall the client, delete all registry keys associated with client, reboot, re-install.


Regards


Farrukh

edhillmann Sun, 06/07/2009 - 02:02
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This worked for me. Now that I've disabled the ICS, I can connect.


Thanks for the help,

Ed

Farrukh Haroon Sun, 06/07/2009 - 02:11
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I'm glad its working now Ed.


Please rate if you find the solution helpful.


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Farrukh

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