Checklist: Installing and Configuring a PPTP Server

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

Task 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 ServerĀ 2003.)

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