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FM Go and VPN problems (maybe related to iOS 7)

Question asked by KevinThompson on Oct 16, 2013
Latest reply on Nov 28, 2013 by KevinThompson


FM Go and VPN problems (maybe related to iOS 7)


     Working with FM Go on an iPhone with iOS 7 and a FM Server 12, and fmreauthenticate is unchecked.  My current process is to turn on the VPN, open FM Go, connect to the database, and log in.  Two problems - 

     1. Normally, if I stopped using the phone and the VPN disconnects, I could reconnect the VPN first, then open FM Go and it would automatically re-connect to the database without having to log back in.  Now, after updating to iOS 7, the database disconnects every time so I have to reload it and log in.  I feel like I'm the only one with this issue because I can't find anything online!  Maybe it's because of how iOS 7 "closes" apps in the background?  

     2. The VPN process is a pain!  Is there any way to get FM Go to auto-connect the VPN?  Could I build an app to connect the VPN, open FM Go, and open the database?  My IT guy says Cisco Anyconnect is not an option, and 

     Thanks for the help!