Setting up PPTP on Windows 7

Open the Control Panel, go to Network and Internet, then Network and Sharing Center.

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2. Choose ‘Set up a new connection’, then ‘Connect to a workplace’, then ‘Use my Internet connection’.

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3. Enter a gateway address (ex gw1.iad1.slickvpn.com) and name the connection (SlickVPN). Check the ‘Don’t connect now’ box

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4. Enter username and password (plaintext password for PTPP connection). Click ‘Create’, then ‘Done’ in the next window.

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5. In the Network and Sharing Center, click on ‘Connect to a network’. Right click on the network we just created and select properties.

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6. Under the Security tab, change type of VPN to PPTP. Under ‘Allow these protocols’ check MS-CHAP v2.

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7. Under networking, uncheck all boxes except IPv4 and then save the configuration.

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8. In the Network and Sharing Center, click on ‘Connect to a network’, then select the new connection and connect.

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9. All Done!

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