macOS Only send VPN traffic over VPN connection


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This Guide assumes you have already set up your Mac VPN Client configurations. Steps may vary slightly.

Requirements

STEP 1

Click on Apple (), then select System Preferences

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STEP 2

Click on Network

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STEP 3

Select VPN (L2TP), then Click Advanced…

Uncheck Send all traffic over VPN connection, then Click OK

Click Apply

STEP 4

Click Connect to test the connection, a successful connection should look as follows

Compatibility
Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard
Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
Mac OS X 10.7 Lion
OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion
OS X 10.9 Mavericks
OS X 10.10 Yosemite
OS X 10.11 El Capitan
macOS 10.12 Sierra
macOS 10.13 High Sierra
macOS 10.14 Mojave
macOS 10.15 Catalina