NAT Policies General Tab

  • Policies
    NAT
    General
Select the
General
tab to configure a name and description for the NAT or NPTv6 policy. You can configure a tag to allow you to sort or filter policies when many policies exist. Select the type of NAT policy you are creating, which affects which fields are available on the
Original Packet
and
Translated Packet
tabs.
NAT Rule - General Settings
Description
Name
Enter a name to identify the rule. The name is case-sensitive and can have up to 63 characters, which can be letters, numbers, spaces, hyphens, and underscores. The name must be unique on a firewall and, on Panorama, unique within its device group and any ancestor or descendant device groups.
Description
Enter a description for the rule (up to 1024 characters).
Tag
If you want to tag the policy,
Add
and specify the tag.
A policy tag is a keyword or phrase that allows you to sort or filter policies. This is useful when you have defined many policies and want to view those that are tagged with a particular keyword.
Group Rules by Tag
Enter a tag with which to group similar policy rules. The group tag allows you to view your policy rule base based on these tags. You can group rules based on a
Tag
.
NAT Type
Specify the type of translation:
  • ipv4
    —translation between IPv4 addresses.
  • nat64
    —translation between IPv6 and IPv4 addresses.
  • nptv6
    —translation between IPv6 prefixes.
You cannot combine IPv4 and IPv6 address ranges in a single NAT rule.
Audit Comment
Enter a comment to audit the creation or editing of the policy rule. The audit comment is case-sensitive and can have up to 256 characters, which can be letters, numbers, spaces, hyphens, and underscores.
Audit Comment Archive
View previous
Audit Comments
for the policy rule. You can export the Audit Comment Archive CSV format.

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