Windows 8.1 PPTP Setup

Set up the PPTP VPN on Windows 8

VPN connection types
Post Your Answer Discard By clicking "Post Your Answer", you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of service , privacy policy and cookie policy , and that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies. Simply click on Edit to update your credentials or servername. Choose the type you'd like to provide: Enable port forwarding in the application by entering the Advanced area, enabling port forwarding and selecting one of the following gateways: Joey, did you actually read the question or discussion? I just wanted to hide the IP address as it's shown shortly during connect so I added the hosts entry and this magically fixed the problem. I have read no end of posts and blogs on the subject but most seem to say it is either an ISP or router issue blocking GRE - but as I say I know this isn't the case here.

Connecting the PPTP on Windows RT 8.1

Windows 8.1 PPTP VPN Setup

Again, if you don't mind the jitters and all that jazz, it may be worth your time to check out the LipoVida brand. Otherwise, Pure GCE gets my vote. Good product except the product isn't the best.

I've tried a few different brands and this isn't the worst but it's not the best. Personally I would recommend another brand.

EASY Setup Guides for Alternate Configurations (Advanced):