SSTP or PPTP VPN Client on Windows 8
| May 27, 2013
| vpn, sstp
How to configure a VPN client on Windows 8 Start by navigating to “Network and Sharing Center”
Click “Set up a new connection or network”
Click “Connect to a workplace” Click “Create a new connection” Click “Use my Internet connection (VPN)” In “Internet address:” type the adress to your VPN router and in “Destionation name:” type a descriptive name for the connection.
How to add a PPTP VPN Connection in XP
Ensure you are logged in with Administrator priviliges
Open the Control Panel and click “Network and Internet Connection” Click “Create a connection to the network at your workplace” Click “Network Connections”
Then click “Create a new connection” in the upper left corner.
Choose “Connect to the network at my workplace”
Choose to connect to “Virtual Private Network connection”