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Is it possible to host a VPN sevice on a dynamic IP machine? I'm trying to do this by myself. I'm not a pro in networks. I just can recognize RJ-45 from RJ-11 and setup an ad-hoc network and stuff like this. I want to host my own VPN server on my Window machine. Is there any special software to host VPN? Is not having static IP a problem?

Thanks in advance

I'm using Windows 7 Premium

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Asking this is like "Is it possible to modify a webpage with Javascript?" We answer "yes". And in the comments you want a step by step, best practices and what to avoid guide. Seriously? –  mailq Aug 11 '11 at 20:16
    
No, it's like asking how to make a paragraph clickable in JavaScript and answer is yes and step by step guide is just 10 line. –  Mohsen Aug 11 '11 at 20:28
    
You are lazy to answer the question and close the question. –  Mohsen Aug 11 '11 at 20:28
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Looks like I'm blind. I can't see a "How?" in the original or the edited question. And asking Google the "How"-question would lead to plenty results. –  mailq Aug 11 '11 at 20:47
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There's nothing quite like insulting the people volunteering their time to help you that gets good results. Some advice: The effort people will take answering your question is proportional to the effort you put forth in asking it. Also, don't take closing/down-voting personally. –  kce Aug 11 '11 at 21:10
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Is it possible? Sure.

You would probably need to set up some kind of Dynamic DNS in order to be able to find the machine when you want to connect to it, and you may need to do something special to the VPN software if it expects to see a static address (depends on what you're using).

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