Is this possible

Discussion in 'Computer Information' started by Turner, Oct 25, 2003.

  1. Turner

    Turner Guest

    I have cable internet service at my residence and I am using a Linksys
    Router to share internet service among two PCs. I have a shop about 2 miles
    from my home. Is there any way using a dial up modem that I could dial in
    from my shop to my residence and use the cable internet service?

    Turner, Oct 25, 2003
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  2. if you run win2003 server at home then set -up a vpn you can
    RICHARD reason, Oct 25, 2003
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  3. Turner

    DeMoN_LaG Guest

    You do not need windows server 2003 to do this.
    DeMoN_LaG, Oct 25, 2003
  4. Turner

    Turner Guest

    I'm using XP Pro. How is it done? Do I need additional hardware?
    Turner, Oct 26, 2003
  5. Turner

    JTJersey Guest

    Be Careful. Comcast states that if it catches you using a VPN service it
    will disconnect you. They will gladly allow you to do it for another $49.95
    however. Don't know about other companies.
    JTJersey, Oct 26, 2003
  6. Turner

    DeMoN LaG Guest

    I don't believe XP Pro supports RAS (Remote Access Services). It is,
    however, available in Windows 2000 Server and (unless I'm mistaken) Windows
    NT 4.0 Server, both of which are cheaper than Windows Server 2003.

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    DeMoN LaG, Oct 26, 2003
  7. Turner

    DH Guest

    Windows XP does support VPN. Go to Control Panel/Network Connections/make a
    new connection/Se up an advanced connection/Accept incoming connection......

    Dave H.
    DH, Oct 26, 2003
  8. Andrew Watiker, Oct 26, 2003
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