How to set up PPTP VPN connection in Windows 7

Open Network and Sharing Center.

Network and Sharing Center in Windows 7


Click to Set up a new connection or network.

Setting up PPTP VPN in Windows 7


Click to Conect to a workplace.

Connect to a workplace in Windows 7


Click to Use my Internet connection (VPN).

Use my Internet connection


In the "My Account" view list PPTP VPN servers and Username and Password VPN.

View list PPTP VPN servers


Enter:

  1. IP address of PPTP VPN server
  2. Any name for the connection
  3. Mark Do not connect now

IP address PPTP VPN server in Windows 7


Enter:

  1. Username VPN
  2. Password VPN
  3. Mark Remember this password

Username and password VPN in Windows 7


Click Close.

PPTP VPN is set up in Windows 7


Select Connect to PPTP VPN server in Windows 7.

Connection to PPTP VPN server in Windows 7


Choose Properties.

Properties of PPTP VPN connection in Windows 7


Disable Include Windows logon domain.

Disable logon domain in Windows 7


Select the PPTP protocol and encryption mandatory.

Protocol PPTP encryption mandatory in Windows 7


Connect to PPTP VPN server in Windows 7.

Press button for connection to PPTP VPN


Connected successfully.

Successfully connected to PPTP VPN in Windows 7




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