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Setting up TransACT on Windows Vista


Below are the step-by-step instructions to set up your Windows Vista machine on the TransACT VDSL network. This guide is only applicable if you have a single Windows Vista PC connected directly to the TransACT equipment or supplied Ethernet wall-socket.

This guide does not apply when using a purchased router unless it is in "Bridged Mode". Please refer to your router manual and setup guide

If you experience any problems, please contact Grapevine Technical Support on 13 35 00 (option 3)

1) Load network connections (Start > Connect To)
Windows Vista menu shown when clicking 'start'
2) Click on "Set up a connection or network".
Connect to a network screenshot for Windows Vista
3) Double click on "Connect to the Internet" and then click "Next".
Choose a connection option screenshot for Windows Vista
4) If you see the screen below, select "No, create a new connection" and then click "Next".
Create a new connection screenshot for Windows Vista
5) Select "Broadband (PPPoE)".
Broadband PPPoE screenshot for Windows Vista
  • Type in your username and password in the appropriate fields. Ensure your username is your full username including the @ symbol and realm (domain).
  • Tick Remember this password.
  • Type in the Connection name as Grapevine.
  • Click Connect.
ISP information screenshot for Windows Vista
7) Windows will now connect you to the Internet and create a shortcut on your desktop.
Connecting screenshot for Windows Vista
8) You should now be connected to Grapevine.
Connected screenshot for Windows Vista
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