Below are the steps to setup VPN connection in Windows XP
-- go to network connections
-- then click on create a new connection
-- "Connect to the network at my workplace"
-- then select "virtual private network connection"
-- then in company name type name given by your vpn host
-- then select "do not dial initial connection" if it asks for any
-- then in host name type hostname/ip provided by your vpn host
-- then "Finish"
-- then "right click" on the icon of the new connection
-- and go to properties
-- then over there remove the mark from "Required Data Encryption"
-- then click on "OK"
-- now if u need to connect, double click on the connection that was created and provide the username and password which was sent to you.
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