I agree, the procedure from netgear is confusing by it does work.
Make sure you configure the VPN settings exaclty like the win2k
client. Send me an email if you need more help. One thing, however, I
have not been able to initiate more than 1 tunnel at a time. Netgear
says they can resolve this issue but I have my doubts.
Good Luck and Godspeed!!
> > Hello,
> > I'm trying to use the built-in VPN client in Windows
> > XP/2000 professional to connect to this VPN firewall. I'm
> > not able to connect and I was wondering is it required to
> > use a third party VPN client with this device.
> > Or if someone has successfully connected to one of these
> > Netgear FVS318 devices via VPN networking maybe you can
> > point me in the right direction.
> > Thank you,
> > Richard Vincent
> Netgear has a document on how to do this. It's a bit hard to follow,
> but good luck.....
> Here's a link to the Netgear page from which you can download the
> Alternatively, you can purchase client software (which you can learn
> about on the Netgear page) that makes the connection easier and works
> with all OS's.
> Good luck.