Access Server Remotely Over the Internet

Posted on 2007-09-28
Last Modified: 2010-04-12
I have a server running Server 2003 R2. Does anyone know how I can configure it so that users can access their home directory and local intranet over the internet - like a WebVPN?
Question by:andrewjones1987
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    You can setup RRAS and get them to connect via VPN. See for what its all about and a series of step-by-step guides
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    what are you using as your firewall or router as it may have vpn capabailities?have you a static ip in place,assume you have
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    i have a netgear dg834n and no static ip, but i do have a dynamic dns updater setup on the router.
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    not too well up on the dynamic dns but i think it will still work-you will need to open ceratin ports for the vpn to work on the router-you could use the server as a vpn server(you just run one of the admin tool wizards to set up the vpn) but you might need 2 nics in it-its a while since i have done this

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