Setup vpn in v7610 Telstra router

Mr.X
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Hi guy,
Got a telstra router.
Need some help setting up vpn for remote users, so they can access the local lan
- please have a look at the pic attached for my config. It says windows 7 option.
But I got windows 8&10 os. Will it work still ??
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hi,
once i installed a computer certificate which i got it from the router manage certificate page it worked. vpn worked.

but in my screenshot, i created a pre shared key. so cannot i use that pre shared key in client computers instead of ceritificate ??
what is the reason router got preshared key option in my pic ?
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but in my screenshot, i created a pre shared key. so cannot i use that pre shared key in client computers instead of ceritificate ??
The pre-shared key is designed for other OS which are not windows. For Windows, you must use the cert.

what is the reason router got preshared key option in my pic ?
Because you select this option to allow you to connect for other OS.

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