BEFVP41Remote access from Windows 7 Native ipSec client

I have a Linksys BEFVP41 router configured with a single VPN tunnel at one site to provide remote access to the LAN at that site via the VPN tunnel.
I wish to configure a remote Windows 7 professional PC via an internet connection to the VPN.
I need to configure the Windows 7 VPN client as a native IPsec client (not using L2TP). how can I configure a windows 7 native IPSec client.


Thanks,

Roger
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Rob WilliamsCommented:
The Windows VPN client will not support a proper IPSec configuration.  You will need a 3rd party IPsec VPN client such as TheGreenBow:
http://www.thegreenbow.com/vpn/vpn.html
How to configure for the BEFVP41:
http://www.thegreenbow.com/doc/tgbvpn_cg_LinksysBEFVP41_en.pdf

A free option is ShrewSoft, but I do not have links to documentation as to how to configure for your specific router:
http://www.shrew.net/software
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