Manual Windows 7

This is a setup instruction on how to set up the PPTP VPN connection under Windows 7 manually.

Go to StartControl Panel


Select Network and Internet


Open View Network Status and Tasks


Click on Setup a new connection or network


Select Connect to a workplace, then next


Select Use my Internet connection (VPN)


Enter vpn.stw-bonn.de as Internet address and e.g. StudNet as Destination name, then next


Enter User name and Password

The user name can be found in the registration e-mail, which you received after sign up on https://startup.stw-bonn.de. The password is the one you chose at registration.


The connection is set up. Please click Close


Left-click the Network icon in the System Tray


In the new opened window select the new created VPN connection (here StudNet ) and click Connect


In the new connection window click on Connect to start the VPN connection