Initial networking configuration procedures.

It is recommended to set up your system connections before setting up data sharing. This allows integrating TrueNAS into your specific security and network environment before attempting to store or share critical data. The articles in this section describe the various TrueNAS networking features and guide you through many of the different configuration options.

Default Port Settings

Listing the default open inbound and outbound network ports.

Defining a Static Route

Dynamic DNS

Using Dynamic DNS to configure a domain name for the TrueNAS system.


Out of Band Management

Link Aggregations

How to combine network connections into a Link Aggregation (LAGG).


Advertising TrueNAS on a network with the Link Layer Discovery Protocol.


How to configure TrueNAS to act as an OpenVPN Server or Client.

Setting a Static IP Address

How to set a static IP address in either the web interface or system console.

SSH Connections

How to create and save SSH connections.


How to Create a VLAN