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

Posted on 2008-11-17
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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

ID: 22975893
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

ID: 22975970
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

ai_ja_nai earned 500 total points
ID: 22976757
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

ID: 31517441
thank you very much

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