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

I am looking for the most practical way for our home users to remote desktop into their office workstations using VPN. Any thoughts?
Who is Participating?

[Product update] Infrastructure Analysis Tool is now available with Business Accounts.Learn More

I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

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
TYoffeAuthor Commented:
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?
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

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
TYoffeAuthor Commented:
thank you very much
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Remote Access

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.