Connect to Shared Drives through VPN on Windows 8

  1. Start a command prompt as an Administrator. See About.com's guide on how to do this.
  2. From the command prompt, type:
    sc config lanmanworkstation depend= bowser/mrxsmb10/nsi
  3. Hit Enter.
  4. Again from the command prompt, type:
    sc config mrxsmb20 start= disabled
  5. Hit Enter.
  6. Restart your computer.
  7. Re-open the VPN client. You should now be able to connect to your shared drives.
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