How to connect to PPTP VPN server from a Windows machine (Windows 7 as an example)

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For some reasons, you may need use VPN service.  If you do not have a VPN provider, you can install your own PPTP VPN server on Linux machines in about 5 minutes. This post gives step-by-step guide on how to install and configure a PPTP VPN server  on Redhat, CentOS and Ubuntu. It should also ...

How to install your own VPN server in 5 mins (PPTP on CentOS, RedHat and Ubuntu)

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Virtual Private Network (VPN) is the most effective way to bypass access control, the censorship, and network spying. It is also a safe way to connect to the internet to protect your privacy. It is usually better than using web proxy.For example,  when you are on a business visit to Asia, very likely,  you are ...