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    PPTP VPN

    I have my raspberry pi set up as a PPTP vpn server for home. The right settings are enabled on my Virgin Media Superhub 2. I have set up a user as needed in CHAP secrets. I have entered the info in to my Android Smartphone and I get 'Server Hung up'. I then tethered another computer to my phone and it also refused to connect. Can my Superhub 2 do what I want it to do (I think GRE packets are the issue)?

    Virgin's forums are as useless as ever. 'Oh Sorry, we don't know'

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    PPTP uses port 1723. Make sure this is allowed out of your firewall to start off with.

    Have a check here if you need any more info. Introduction to VPN - PPTP - Point to Point Transfer Protocol


    Good luck!

    Dave

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    Yeah, I have forwarded port 1723 and have turned the SuperDud's firewall off as it was causing issues previously
    Le edit: Here is the tutorial I used
    Last edited by hawc; 8th September 2013 at 04:47 PM. Reason: added more info

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    Can anyone else help me?

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