VPN on Windows Vista - Tunnel All Traffic

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Who can use this?

You must have a Windows Campus domain login to use the VPN server.

All Staff, faculty and undergraduates students have a Windows Campus domain accountautomatically created. Graduate students must request an account be created. Please refer to the Campus Domain Account page for instruction on how to automatically request an account.

Configuration Instructions

Step 1: Open Network and Sharing Center

Open the Network and Sharing Center in Control Panel. Click on “Set up a connection or network”.

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Step 2: Connect to a Workplace

Choose to "Connect to a workplace" and click next

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Step 3: "Use My Internet Connection"

Choose "Use my Internet connection (VPN)

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Step 4: Type the Internet Address

For the Internet address type: vpn.stevens.edu For the Destination name type: Stevens VPN All Traffic Also, make sure to check the box next to Don't connect now; just set it up so I can connect later

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Step 5: Type your user name and password

Type in your Campus Domain credentials and click create. You may choose to check the "Remember this password" box, but this is not recommended as anyone with access to the machine now has access to your Domain account.

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Step 6: Click Close

Once it says The connection is ready to use, do not click on connect now, rather click on Close

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Step 7: Open the Network and Sharing Center Again

Now that the connection has been created, we need to edit a few of the settings, so open the network and sharing center again and click on Manage network connections

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Step 8: Select the Stevens VPN All Traffic

Right click on the connection Stevens VPN All Traffic and click on Properties

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Step 9: Change IPsec Settings

On the Networking tab, click on the button for IPSec Settings

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Once the box pops up, click on Use preshared key for authentication" and type "SITvpn" for the key. Click on Ok

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Step 10: Click OK

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Step 11: Start the Connection

Double click on Stevens VPN All Traffic

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Step 12: Enter your Campus Domain Credentials

Enter in your campus domain username and password in the boxes

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Step 13: Select a location

Select a location for this network

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