VPN for Windows 7 (and Vista)

 

Click the network icon in the system status line on the down-right of the screen. Choose «Open Network and Sharing Center».
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Choose «Set up a new connection or network»

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Choose «Connect to a workplace»

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If you have added a vpn connection before you can choose to add a new
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Choose «Use my internet connection»
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Type in the information shown beneath
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In the next window type in your username (your username at NMBU followed by @nmbu.no) and NMBU password. If you prefer you can also mark the box where it says «Remember this password».
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Click the network icon on the status bar and press connect on the newly created vpn connection and your setup is done.
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Troubleshooting:
If the vpn connection doesn’t work – right click on it and select properties
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In the security tab, select Secure Socket Tunneling Protocol (SSTP)

Select Allow these protocols as shown in the picure below.
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Click OK.