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VPN issue with two remote users at the same location.

I've got two users in the same remote location in Austrilia. Both are using PPTP VPN back to the the office in the UK, however, when the second user logs on the VPN it effectivily kicks off the first user. This is the scenario:

User A logs on the VPN and starts browsing for files on the server
User B logs on the VPN and starts browsing for files on the server
As User B logs on the the VPN, User A loses connection to the server. According to the network centre in Windows 7, User A is still connected. The server in the UK also reports that the VPN connection for User A is still active. User A cannot ping the local IP of server in the UK, User B can ping the local IP of the server.
If User A drops the VPN connection and then re-logs back ont he VPN, he'll then be able to browse the server, but then User B cannot browser the server. effectivily reversing the scenario.

I've VPN'd from another site and this doesn't kick out one of the users (A or B)


The users are both using Windows 7, The server is SBS 2011 Standard.

Both users A and B can be both at the Office or the apartment and this will happen when they are at the same location.

Any help is appreciated.
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Thank you for your answers. I appears to be a local issue at each site. AS the server allows 5 connections and these are typically the only people who are using VPN (PPTP)

Sadly, we have no control over the routers at either location as they are hosted by the building managements.