VPN Client on Alternative Port

Posted on 2004-11-17
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
Dear experts,

I have a PPTP VPN server which I connect to using the Windows VPN client.      I want to change the port nunmber I use.    I think I know how to do this at the server end but is there any way to get the Windows client to connect to a port other than 1723?


Question by:lnwright
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    I don't think it's possible.
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    Expert Comment

    What do you mean port? VPN Client on WIndows XP does not work on a transport layer - it creates tunnel on MAC/LLC (L2TP) or on IP layer.
    So I don't think you are correct about "connection to port 1723" - this doesn't make sense.


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