Checklist: Installing and Configuring an SSTP Server

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

Step Reference

Review key concepts.

Virtual Private Networking

Install the Routing and Remote Access service and configure the server using the Routing and Remote Access Server Setup Wizard.

Install and Enable the Routing and Remote Access Service

Configure packet filters on your firewall.

For more information, see VPN servers and firewall configuration ( (This information describes how VPN servers and firewalls are configured in Windows Server 2003.)

Install a computer certificate on the Secure Socket Tunneling Protocol (SSTP) server and a root CA certificate on the SSTP VPN client computers.

For more information about deploying SSTP, see

Configure dial-in properties and network policies for dial-in permission, authentication, and encryption settings.

See "Checklist: Configure NPS for Dial-Up and VPN" in Network Policy Server Help.

Additional references

For more information about installing and configuring an SSTP server, see