Our documentation, maintained with the help of the community, offers instructions on how to install, configure, and use pfSense software to protect your network. Whether you are new to firewalls, or a seasoned veteran, our docs offer something for everyone.
For continually updated advice, from the core developers themselves, on how to best operate pfSense software, check out The pfSense Book.
.. toctree:: :maxdepth: 2 general/index releases/index install/index Product Manuals <https://docs.netgate.com/pfsense/en/latest/solutions> hardware/index config/index backup/index interfaces/index wireless/index cellular/index routing/index firewall/index nat/index trafficshaper/index certificates/index usermanager/index services/index dhcp/index dns/index captiveportal/index loadbalancing/index highavailability/index monitoring/index virtualization/index vpn/index troubleshooting/index packages/index cache-proxy/index ids-ips/index development/index
.. toctree:: :maxdepth: 2 :caption: References references/index
- :doc:`/ids-ips/setup-snort-package` - Guide for setting up Snort IDS/IPS with Application ID detection and filtering
- :doc:`/virtualization/index` - Several guides on virtualizing pfSense
- :doc:`/certificates/acme-package` - Setting up Let's Encrypt certificates with ACME package.
- :doc:`/routing/multi-wan` - learn about configuring WAN failover and load balancing with pfSense.
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