vpn ports


On a router, I need to open some ports to allow a vpn connection.  for a remoted desktop session I open the following ports on my router...

https: port 443
Remote: port 4125

is that the same for VPN?


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No, completely different.  And depends on the type of VPN you're using; there are several different types.

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cycledudeAuthor Commented:
well, if it helps its a windows 2003 SBS, setup with terminal server?
I believe it's 1723 and 3389; see this link for more:


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cycledudeAuthor Commented:
thanks Akahan

Qlemo"Batchelor", Developer and EE Topic AdvisorCommented:
PPTP requires both ports 1723/tcp and protocol 47. You might have "VPN passthru" or "PPTP passthru" option in your router, which will allow for both.
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