Updated: January 21, 2005
Applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003 with SP1, Windows Server 2003 with SP2
The remote access features of the Microsoft® Windows Server 2003 family enable remote or mobile workers who use dial-up communication links to access corporate networks as if they were directly connected. Remote access also provides virtual private network (VPN) services so that users can access corporate networks over the Internet.
Before installing Routing and Remote Access, see Checklist: Installing and configuring the remote access server.
To find features that have been moved in the Windows Server 2003 family, see New ways to do familiar Remote Access tasks.
For tips about using remote access, see Best Remote Access practices.
For help with specific tasks, see Remote Access How To....
For general background information, see Remote Access Concepts.
For problem-solving instructions, see Remote Access Troubleshooting.