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Discussion in 'Networking' started by javamania, Oct 20, 2018.

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  1. javamania

    javamania Thread Starter

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    Context: I'm not a newbie but far from a pro. Small business situation.

    I'm trying to set up a PPTP VPN on a pretty bare bones Windows Server 2008 R2, connect to it from Win10 machine and map a shared folder on the server as a networked drive.

    I can RDP into the server, Network Policy & Access is running, user is set up with dial-in network access permission, I think the right ports are being forwarded - physical networking might be the problem (Comcast into a Netgear C3000 into a Linksys router.)

    I'm basically out of googling skills, could use some solid input into what I should look at.


    Server:
    Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.4
    OS Version: Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
    Processor: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2420 0 @ 1.90GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 45 Stepping 7
    Processor Count: 12
    RAM: 8029 Mb
    Graphics Card: LogMeIn Mirror Driver, 8 Mb
    Hard Drives: C: 599 GB (538 GB Free); G: 797 GB (696 GB Free);
    Motherboard:
    Antivirus: None

    Win10 Machine:
    Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.4
    OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Pro, 64 bit
    Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6600U CPU @ 2.60GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 78 Stepping 3
    Processor Count: 4
    RAM: 16309 Mb
    Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 965M, -2048 Mb
    Hard Drives: C: 475 GB (334 GB Free);
    Motherboard: Microsoft Corporation, Surface Book
    Antivirus: Windows Defender, Enabled and Updated
     
  2. domorewithgreen

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    im happy to just walk you through it over the phone it will probably be faster . just let me know
     
  3. TerryNet

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    domorewithgreen, please stop posting to "stale" threads and review the Rules of the forum. In particular, the one about keeping help here on the public forum.
     
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