Configure the Server as a VPN Remote Access Server

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

For information about using Server Manager to install the Routing and Remote Access service, see Install and Enable the Routing and Remote Access Service. To configure the server as a virtual private network (VPN) remote access server, use the Routing and Remote Access Server Setup Wizardand select Remote access (dial-up or VPN).

Membership in the local Administrators group, or equivalent, is the minimum required to complete this procedure. Review details about using the appropriate accounts and group memberships at Local and Domain Default Groups (

Additional considerations