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MS Windows 95 Virtual Private Networking Update

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Read Me First

The Windows Virtual Private Networking Update is designed to work with Windows 95 if the Windows Dial-up Networking 1.3 has been installed. This update improves Virtual Private Networking stability.

THE WINDOWS VIRTUAL PRIVATE NETWORKING UPDATE AND ANY RELATED DOCUMENTATION IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NONINFRINGEMENT. THE ENTIRE RISK ARISING OUT OF USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE WINDOWS VIRTUAL PRIVATE NETWORKING UPDATE REMAINS WITH YOU.

System Requirements

Windows 95

This update will only install on Windows 95 systems that have installed the Dial-Up Networking 1.3 Update.

Recommended:

  • Intel Pentium processor (or compatible)

  • 90 MHz 16 MB RAM

  • Windows-compatible modem

How to download and install

If you are using version 3.x of Microsoft Internet Explorer and you choose "Run this program from its current location" instead of "Save this program to disk", you may get an Authenticode error message. You should click Yes to continue installing this update. To avoid this error in the future, choose "Save this program to disk", or upgrade to Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.0 or later.

Preparing your system

  1. During the installation process, you will be asked to restart your computer. For this reason, make sure you save your work and exit all applications (except Internet Explorer) before beginning.

  2. Double click on vpnupd.exe.

  3. Follow the instructions on your screen.

How to uninstall

Uninstall instructions are included in the DUN40.DOC file installed with this update. The DUN40.DOC is copied to the System folder under the Windows install folder (typically C:\Windows).

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Click here to copy vpnupd.exe to your hard drive. Approximately 350 KB.

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