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Is there a way to create a desktop shortcut to a VPN connection, like in Windows? Basically, once clicked, it asks for the login information and connects.

Thanks in advance.

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Not sure about desktop, but if you just click on the network icon in the system tray then you will see the section "VPN Connections" there and you should be able to just add them. Not sure if there is a way to get them to the desktop from there or not.

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when you opened the network icon, right click on the vpn icon and use "copy to desktop". – laurent Apr 25 '11 at 12:45

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