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Access Windows 7 Share from VPN

Hey guys,

We have a Windows 7 PC here thats on the 10.1.10.0/24 network. Now, my VPN users come in as 10.2.1.x /24. They cannot ping or access on the windows 7 pc. The windows 7 pc does have the windows firewall enabled.

How can allow ICMP and UNC share access to the VPN users?
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Cobra25
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SemperPhiCommented:
Need more information regarding the configuration, typically a router or route path is needed to access across subnets.
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Cobra25Author Commented:
This is a vpn connection no routing needed.

It's a win 7 question
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MiftaulCommented:
On the Windows 7 run box, type "Windows Firewall and Advanced Security" and then click to open it.

Go to Inbound rule and allow the following three rules.

"File and Printer Sharing (Echo Request - ICMPv4-In)"
"File and Printer Sharing (Echo Request - NB-Session-In)"
"File and Printer Sharing (Echo Request - SMB-In)"
Allow ShareAllow ICMP
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Cobra25Author Commented:
Will these rules allow me PING and access to Shares from a different subnet?
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Cobra25Author Commented:
That did the trick. Thanks!
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