Setting Up Windows 2000 Clients for Remote VPN Access

Setting up a VPN connection on a Windows 2000 workstation to a Windows 2000 or other PPTP-based VPN server involves setting up a network connection as follows:

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In the Start menu, under Settings, Network and Dial-Up Connections, select Make New Connection. Click Next at the intro screen.
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Select Connect to a Private Network through the Internet and click Next.
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At the Public Network screen, you can specify a particular Dial-Up Networking connection that needs to be run first to connect you to the Internet, before the PPTP tunnel is established across the Internet connection. If you are accessing your PPTP VPN server across the Internet using a dial-up connection, select the one you ...

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