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WIndows XP vs Windows 8 VPN speed

When connecting to a VPN using Windows XP I'm noticing my speedtest.net download rate tops out at 3-4Mbps while using Windows 8.1 I'm noticing speeds that are in excess of 15Mbps. I've even achieved ...
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291 views

Alternatives to make remote connections to office network VPN work when port 1723TCP is blocked - Windows (both client and server) version.

I am a consultant and a cuple of my clients' guest WiFi networks, do not allow me to use port 1723. It is somehow blocked. I know this because, if I use my cell phone as a wifi access point, I can ...
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Network Security Compromised (Need Advice) VPN, VNC, XP

I'm running a small LAN with no WiFi. 2 XP machines, 1 Vista, 2 printers, and a DVR for security cameras. Last week I set up RealVNC (the personal version, with no encryption) so that I could Remote ...
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How to have 2 different versions of the same program installed in PC?

I wish to install two versions of a software application, i.e. and older version and newer version. The problem is that whenever I try to install an older version a popup appears at initialization ...
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Install English TeamViewer 9 on Chinese Windows

I need to install English language TeamViewer on a computer in China running Chinese Windows XP. I don't own the computer so can't change the OS. It's in a hotel with a computer but without Wi-Fi. ...
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Making new VPN credentials

I have a question about VPN connection login credentials. I am just starting to work at a new job, and am not very familiar with server side, and IT type problems (I am a programmer). I am not able to ...
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470 views

How to repair Windows XP Network Connections when Dial-up displays “Unavailable - device missing”?

A Windows XP Professional SP3 machine has one PPTP VPN connection configured. This VPN connection shows up under "Control Panel" > "Network Connections" > "Dial-up", with a subheading of "Unavailable ...
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How to create a VPN connection when “New Connection Wizard” hangs at “Network Connection Type” and the Rasman service fails to start with error 1075?

A Windows XP Professional SP3 machine fails to create new VPN connections using "Control Panel" > "Network Connections" > "New Connection Wizard". The "New Connection Wizard" stops at the page ...
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VPN Client and Windows XP

we are runnning OpenVPN 2.1_rc11 x86_64-pc-linux-gnu on a small debian server. And we have several employees, that use this vpn to connect to our domain from home. They are all using Windows 7 and it ...
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73 views

Windows xp can't resolve unqualified name when connected by vpn

I'm connecting to vpn using cisco vpn. The problem is, when I connect from win xp machine, i cant ping hosts using unqualified name. When I'm connecting to vpn network from my ubuntu machine, i can ...
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607 views

Vpn connects, but no ping with the other computer inside vpn

I am trying to create a vpn connection between a windows 7 and windows xp. Windows 7 is my server and is created like here: http://www.home-network-help.com/pptp-vpn.html And windows xp is the ...
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Connect to VPN when requesting Mapped Drive

Is it possible for windows (7 and XP) to automatically connect to a VPN when a certain Drive is needed. So when you double click in My Computer (Computer in 7) on say the J Drive, which is mapped to a ...
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263 views

A little stuck in configuring a VPN using VMware Workstation

I'm trying to figure out how best to set up a VPN using a virtual machine (VMware Workstation 8). I have a Windows 7 host with a Windows XP virtual machine which I'm trying to use as a VPN server or ...
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368 views

How can I connect to a VPN and keep my internet connection with my second adaptor?

I have a WinXP with 2 network adapters and I sometimes need to connect to a VPN network. But When I do so, I loose my internet connection. This is not so bad if I'm at the office, but I remote in to ...
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173 views

The same route command that worked on XP fails on Windows 7

I connect to work's VPN on my laptop. In my last laptop (XP), I added a route so that I can RDP into my work laptop from my desktop while the laptop is on VPN. But now, with the new laptop with ...
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Rasdial error 756 only solved by rebooting

I have a very frustrating issue with a VPN connection initiated with Rasdial. I have computers (Windows XP Professional SP2) which serve as an unmanned field measuring devices. They automatically ...
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1answer
189 views

Unable to access network resources through VPN

I'm currently attempting to connect one of our computers in the office to a client VPN. My development machine is running Windows 7, and can connect and see resources just fine. The problem computer ...
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Is there a way how I can use a VPN without interrupting current network applications?

I'm in a lab with extremely prohibitive networking policy. All traffic outwards must be through a http proxy. Also I there's a vpn set up to our firm. I have to use the vpn for nearly all ...
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113 views

Alternative tool to dial VPN connection in WinXP

My home Internet provider uses L2TP. So does my office network. And I want to connect from home to office. But after connecting to internet I cannot connect to my office network in Windows XP. I ...
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124 views

Use a Windows XP box to proxy a VPN connection for a LAN

I work on a Mac machin and need to connect to the VPN of my work but the connection from the Mac is a pain. The connections drops in a short period, don't resolve host names, etc. How can I connect ...
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How do I make Windows XP VPN connect over a specific network adapter?

I currently have two network connections on my laptop: A wireless connection to a LAN that is fast and allows internet traffic but not outgoing VPN connections. A data dongle that is slow and ...
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How to copy files through a Remote Desktop Connection over VPN

I need to connect to a client's server through VPN. I'm using Windows 7 but the VPN from the client is compatible only to Windows XP. I installed a VM (Windows XP) on my Windows 7. After I installed ...
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Share internet via notebook VPN through ad-hoc for other device;

I'd like to make netbook work as ad-hoc and here's the problem: smartphone (i5700) connects to netbook via wifi, the internet (vpn) connection is shared with wifi connection but there's no internet on ...
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Can't connect to VPN after Windows password expired

I have remote access to my company network. My Windows password was set to expire on January 1st and I didn't change it. Now I can log on in Windows, but after trying to connect to the VPN with my ...
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684 views

remote desktop connection doesn't work while using vpn

I connect from my laptop to my wireless connection, run VPN to connect to my office's network, then try to use remote desktop connection to see my office's computer desktop. It always fails. Some ...
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1answer
155 views

How to set the DNS server use for a VPN connection

I have Windows XP and I connect to a VPN. However for some reason when I'm connected the system is using broken DNS from work. That means I can only go to websites by IP address. I would like to ...
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VPN on-connection scripting

I use a VPN to connect to the office from home. I use Windows XP's built-in VPN support for this. Due to some unfortunate subnet choices, I must run a script to set up some network routes every time ...
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Can I have a Windows VPN connect on demand (like on OS X)?

Our sysadmins moved a machine I need into a different network, so now I need to VPN in to access that machine. Is there a way to configure Windows so when I try to access that domain that the VPN ...
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1answer
450 views

How can I do a remote desktop connection when connected to VPN?

Often after I connect to my office server through Windows XP VPN on my new 4g Verizon usb modem, Remote Desktop does not work, although it has worked a couple of times. Any tips?
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VPN Login on Home Router

I connect to the internet via a Linksys Wireless N Router. I then VPN into my corporate network using the windows XP VPN client. The connection works fine, except after I disconnect, I need to reboot ...
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Why doesn't hotspot shield work on XP?

I installed it on win 7 and it worked fine, but on XP I connect and it says CONNECTED successfully, however when I try to go to any website I can't, it doesn't load, as if the connection was lost. And ...
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Get list of normally mapped drives in Windows XP

I have connected my work computer to the company network via vpn. Unfortunately, the vpn is not up on boot nor on login, so my normally mapped drives are not available. How may I list the normally ...
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How to set up simple VPN for secure Internet connections over unencrypted Wi-Fi on Windows?

I'm looking for a solution similar to the one in this question, except that I don't have a linux computer. I have windows computers that could be set up to accept VPN connections. Preferably I want to ...
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VPN connections not showing up on XP

I'm having an infuriating issue. At the moment I can set up a VPN connection through the "New Connection Wizard" but it just doesn't show up anywhere. If i look at the "network connections" screen ...
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VPN using Android DUN and pdaNet

I can tether my laptop to my Android phone using pdaNet, but am thus far unable to do a VPN connect on the laptop when connected over DUN via pdaNet. The pdaNet faq states ...
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Upgrading to Windows 7 and staying attached to a domain - via VPN

I want to upgrade my work laptop from XP to Windows 7. However I work several thousand miles away from the physical network and I connect each day via CheckPoint SecuRemote VPN software. How can I ...
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1answer
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Will a VPN allow Remote Desktop to all machines on network?

If I setup a XP-Pro VPN server and a user logs into it from outside the LAN, can they Remote Desktop to any of the machines on the network? What are the security concerns with this setup? All ...
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Problem with PPTP VPN and internet

I have an internet connection the following way : Internet Modem <-> FireWall(not a router, a firewall) <-> PC Everything is setup so my pc has an external ip address, and my firewall takes ...
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Remote Install Mac OS X from Windows not on LAN?

I want to install applications from my Mac OS X install disc, or be able to archive-install from it, but it's back at my house outside my current LAN. Is there a way I can remotely access my OS X ...
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Avoid corporate blocked URL's when on Cisco VPN

When I'm on my home PC and on my company VPN I can't get to sites that my company blocks. Is there a way to get around this? Why do my requests to facebook.com go through the VPN? Can you configure ...
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Peer to Peer solution for LAN over Internet

I need to emulate a LAN between some machines over the internet to play some LAN only games. I remember that there was software that could do this, but don't remember what it was called. Anyone heard ...
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Seemingly random network connectivity

This has been driving me nuts for a while. When I turn on the PC (which has a wired Ethernet connection), it cannot be accessed by other computers on the network. In other words, inbound connections ...
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Both a VPN connection and one regular connection at the same time

I'm using Windows XP Pro. I created a VPN connection with itshidden server (a free account.) In this case my download speed is around 80 KB/s but my Internet connection speed (without a VPN) is around ...
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Load balancing router can't connect to VPN

I'm working on Windows XP Pro. I have 2 internet connections - one cable, one ADSL - and I'm trying to hook up using a load balancing router (D-Link DI-LB604). Everything is working just great - ...
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Browsing \\computer\share fails, but net use \\computer\share works?

I've had mixed results with using Windows Explorer to browse remote file shares. The setup: I'm at work on Windows XP SP3 Files are at home on Windows XP SP3 Two separate VPNs are available to ...
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886 views

Can't open shared drive after disconnecting vpn

I use a VPN to connect to my office network. On my local network I have another WinXP machine that shares a printer and a few shared folders. While I'm connected to my work VPN, I can access the ...
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How to set up a easy-to-use proxy for the whole system with WinXP client and server?

I am working together intensively with a colleague on the Canary Islands. We speak through live messenger and work together using a RDP software. She has frequent problems with connections to certain ...
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274 views

Is it possible to access my WinXP home via VPN

I'd like to access folders etc on my home computer, a windows xp home edition operating system. How/Is it possible to set up that machine in such way that I can vpn into it and see its files and ...
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Set up a home VPN to allow web browsing from remote network

If I set up an XP-based VPN server using the following instructions (I think this is a fairly standard method): http://www.onecomputerguy.com/networking/xp_vpn_server.htm Will I be able to connect ...
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601 views

How can I prohibit the creation of a route in Windows XP upon connection to Cisco VPN?

Problem I have several routes that are created when I connect to my company's VPN using Cisco VPN client. (It appears to be a bug in our VPN client that we're subjected to this in the first place: ...