1. Create the VPN Connection
Click on your
Start Button and go open up Control Panel.
If your Control
panel looks like this picture please click
on "Switch to Classic View". If not
skip this step.
Open Network Connections
Then Click on "Create a New Connection"
This Wizard will
appear, click Next to continue.
Choose "Connect to the network at my place"
Select "Virtual Private Network connection"
Type in "(company) VPN"
and click next.
Select "Do not
dial the initial connection" and click next
Type in "vpn.(company).edu" for
the Host Name.
Type in (company) VPN as the Name of the Connection
and Choose "Add a shortcut to my desktop"
so you can easily connect.
In the Network
and Dial-Up Connections you will see the
icon for the VPN connection Right Click on
and and choose "Properties".
Choose the "Internet
Protocol (TCP/IP) option and then click Properties.
Click the advanced...
Uncheck the "Use
default gateway on remote network" checkbox
4. Connect to VPN
Double Click on the Shortcut on you Desktop
for (company) VPN.
Type in your (company)
Network Login and Password and press Connect.