Getting Started

This section contains information about installing and setting up a FortiGate, as well common network configurations. All recipes and videos were made using FortiOS 5.4.

All getting started recipes


Setting up your FortiGate

Common configurations

Configurations with other Fortinet products

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  • Harin Mehta

    My Fortigate 80C status lamp is continuously blinking

    • Victoria Martin

      Hello Harin,

      I would suggest that you contact Fortinet support about this issue. We do have a useful article about working with support that you may want to read before you call, to help make the process run smoothly:

      I hope that helps!

  • Terry F

    Hi. Is there an article on how to SPAN one of the WAN ports?

    • bdickie

      This KB article should help:

  • mir

    HI ,
    An a Newbie.

    can any one help me on how to setup two FortiGates on VM to implement Site-to-Site VPN.