The VPN Log shows: "IKE Initiator Remote party timeout" error
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The VPN Log shows: "IKE Initiator Remote party timeout..." error
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The IKE Initiator: Remote Party timeout log shows several timeout messages and IKE negotiation aborted due to timeout after a short delay, indicates that there is a communication problem or the Initiator and Responder are unable to complete the Phase 1 negotiations.
Logs on Initiator:
If you receive an IKE Initiator: No response--remote party timeout error,Checking the logs on the Responder SonicWall will clearly display the exact problem, ensure that the Proposals are identical on both the VPN policies.
If no log messages are available for the Initiator VPN device, then follow these steps: