VPN Vista/Windows 7

Published: Wednesday, 16 July 2014 14:45

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Setting Up Your VPN Connection
Initiating Your VPN Connection
Disconnecting Your VPN Connection

 

 

Requirements:

Setting Up Your VPN Connection

1. Click on Start, then select Connect To

Setting up vpn

2. Click Setup a Connection

setup 2

3. Scroll and Select Connect to workplace and click Next

Connect to workplace

4. (optional - if you have existing connections) Click No then Next

Optional - existing connections

5. Click Use my Internet Connection

via internet

6. Refer to the VPN Information (that was emailed to you) for the VPN address name and enter that in the Internet Address, for the destination name use your company name. Click Next

vpn details

7. Refer to the VPN Information (that was emailed to you) enter the username and password, note: these are case sensitive and click Connect

Enter credentials

8. This will start the connection.

connecting

9. Once connect you can click the Close button.

connected message

10. You can check your connectivity via the network icon in the bottom right hand corner of your screen.

 

 

 

Initiating Your VPN Connection

1. If you have an analog modem connection, make sure your Internet connection is active.
If you have the First connect option enabled, proceed to step 2.

2. Click the Start Button and then Connect to

Setting up vpn

3. Select the VPN connection and then click Connect button

Connect

4. You can check your connectivity via the network icon in the bottom right hand corner of your screen

checking connection

Disconnecting Your VPN Connection

1. When you have finished your session, right click the VPN icon in the task bar

2. Select Disconnect