Windows 10: Settings app freezes when I try to open VPN settings

Discus and support Settings app freezes when I try to open VPN settings in Windows 10 Ask Insider to solve the problem; [ATTACH] submitted by /u/User202000 [link] [comments] https://www.reddit.com/r/Windows10/comments/le1daz/settings_app_freezes_when_i_try_to_open_vpn/ Discussion in 'Windows 10 Ask Insider' started by /u/User202000, Feb 6, 2021.

  1. Settings app freezes when I try to open VPN settings

    /u/User202000, Feb 6, 2021
    #1

  2. VPN settings freezes on Windows 10

    Hello,

    My VPN was working fine until I installed the "Cisco VPN client" software. I uninstalled the software afterwards, but the standard VPN settings application freezes everytime I open it.

    I have Windows 64 bit.

    Any suggestions?

    [Moved from: Windows / Windows 10 / Network & internet]
     
    SubejoPangestu, Feb 6, 2021
    #2
  3. How to set up a VPN in Windows 7 HELP!!

    Following are the steps for configuring Incoming VPN Connection in Windows 7

    First go to Control Panel and open Network and Sharing Center.
    Click on Change adapter settings.
    Press Alt+F and select New Incoming connection
    Put a check on who you’d like to give access to this computer or you can configure a new account by clicking on Add someone,after that click on Next.
    Put a check mark on Through the Internet. Click on Next.
    Select the protocols you want to enable for this connection. Click on Allow access.
    Make a note of the Computer name as this will be used by the client to connect to this computer and after that Click on Close.

    Following are the steps for configuring Outgoing VPN Connection in Windows 7

    First go to Control Panel and open Network and Sharing Center.
    Click on Set up a new connection or network.
    Select Connect to a workplace then click on Next.
    Select Use my internet connection (VPN).
    Type the IP address or computer name where you wish to connect and your connection name under the Destination name field.
    Enter a User name and password that has been granted access to the host computer.
    For getting connected through created VPN connection, you can either right-click on the Network icon in the system tray and select Network and Sharing Center or go to Control Panel and open Network and Sharing Center, and click on Connect to a network.
    Now connect VPN Connection windows will appears.
     
    brandonwh64, Feb 6, 2021
    #3
  4. Knoxx29 Win User

    Settings app freezes when I try to open VPN settings

    Vpn ( trusted Vpn)

    Hi everyone.
    I am not an expert about Vpn and that's why I would like to know if someone could list me a few trusted Vpns, I would really appreciate any suggestion/ advice.

    Thanks.
     
    Knoxx29, Feb 6, 2021
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