IHU VPN Configuration Instructions for Windows 10

1) Right-click on your network icon at the bottom right of your screen. Click 'Open Network and Information Sharing'

2) Click 'Set Up a Connection or Network'

3) Select 'Connect to a workplace' and Click Next.

4) Click 'Use my Internet Connection (VPN)

5) In the 'Internet Address:' field, type 'vpn1.ihu.edu.gr'.

6) In 'Destination name:', type IHU VPN. Then, click 'Next'.

7) From the 'Network and Sharing Center' window, click on 'Change adapter settings'.

8) Right-click on the icon 'VPN Connection' and click 'Properties'.

9) Go to the 'Security' tab.

10)From the 'Type of VPN' drop-down menu, choose 'Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol with IPSec (L2TP/IPSec).

11)Click on 'Advanced settings'

12)Select 'Use preshared key for authentication'. In the field 'Key:', type "IHU_VPN_2016" without the quotes. Click OK.

13)At the 'IHU VPN Properties' window, click OK.

14)To activate the VPN connetion, click on the network icon at the bottom right of your screen. Click 'IHU VPN'.

15)In the window 'Settings', click on IHU VPN and then click 'Connect'.

16)In the new window, type in your IHU username and password. Click OK.

17)As soon as the connection is established, you will see the word 'Connected' appear below 'IHU VPN'.

To disconnect, click 'Disconnect'.


ITC Support - Last update: 27/02/2013