Setting up a VPN – Windows 8

How to Create a VPN Connection in Windows 8

  1. Go to the the Charms bar (bottom right of screen), click Search, and then click Settings.
  2. Click on Change PC Settings.
  3. Click on Network
    VPN Help
  4.  In the resultant page click on + new VPN Connectionvpn


  1. Enter the following information:

vpn credentials

  1. descriptive name to help you keep track of the connection (such as Brilliant-it-solutions), in the Destination Name text box
  2. Click Create.
  3. Go to the Windows Charms Bar and select Settings, Click on the Network Icon at the bottom (looks like a monitor and plug, and click once, the list of available networks are available, click the one you just created then enter your credentials.