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Need some VPN help

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I work in a very small office (3 people, most times just 2) and was told for the summer I can work from home on Fridays if I can get a VPN going. Awesome and exciting however I'm not the best networking person.

Work has a static IP and my work PC is running XP Pro - home PC has Win7 HP.

The problem is that I'm getting the 800 error at home - I'm able to log in just fine but it won't connect. I did some searching and it seems that error 800 can be just about anything. After reading an article I opened the following ports on my work PC: 47, 443, 500, 1701 and 1723.

I have never setup a VPN before but I 'believe' I set it up correctly (setting it up seems rather straight forward).

Any ideas on what I'm missing or what to try next?
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Which vpn are you using?
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Intel i7 7700k Asus Rog Maximus IX Hero Msi Geforce Gtx 1060 G. Skill Trident series DDR4 3200 8gb 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
G. Skill Trident series DD4 3200 8gb Samsung 840 pro 128gb[boot] Seagate 250 gb [games] Hitachi 500 gb [media] 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Samsung 840 evo 250 gb [ steam/origin] Crucial M4 64gb [apps] Lg Cooler Master 212 Evo 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
W7 64bit Dell s2440L compaq Corsair Hx750 
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