VPN Server: Connects but no Internet Access

Posted on 2012-03-14
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Last Modified: 2012-03-19

I configured VPN Server on my windows 2003 VPS which has a single NIC using this link:
I also set the static IP address from to
I enabled Dial-In for "vpntest" user.

Now my device connects to the server through PPTP VPN. The server assigns to it. I can ping server on my device. also on server I can ping the device successfully.

the problem is that my device does not have Internet access. Here is my route table. I thought there should be something wrong with routing process:

Active Routes:
Network Destination        Netmask          Gateway       Interface  Metric
     20     20      1     20     20     20     50      1     20      1
Default Gateway:

I am a software developer and I have no strong networking or server background. Would you please help me what should I do to grant my device to access Internet?
Question by:Hamidreza Vakilian
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in vpn setting use remove the tick on vpn gateway ip
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by:Hamidreza Vakilian
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Sorry I don't know where should I find this setting.
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I found the answer myself. I should have enabled NAT/basic firewall when I configured routing and remote access. Then in NAT/basic firewall I should create a new interface. Tick the public interface and enable NAT on this interface.
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by:Hamidreza Vakilian
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I found it myself.

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