Proper way for home users to remote desktop VPN to office workstations

Posted on 2008-11-17
Last Modified: 2013-11-30
I am looking for the most practical way for our home users to remote desktop into their office workstations using VPN. Any thoughts?
Question by:TYoffe
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    Expert Comment

    Two step process:
    1. Connect to network via VPN (PPTP / L2TP)
    2. RDP to IP of their desktop

    Both steps can be created as desktop shortcuts

    Author Comment

    we create the vpn connection on their home pcs correct. create a shortcut ofcourse on the desktop.

    Enable remote desktop on their office workstations.

    am i missing something?
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    Accepted Solution

    Setup VPN, first on office then at home.
    Setup VNC server at office. Setup VNC client at home.

    Here is a tutorial to setup VPN on WinXP

    and here is the real VNC setup for Windows

    Author Closing Comment

    thank you very much

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