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Windows 7 L2TP Setup

Setup Instructions L2TP (Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol) on Windows 7

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Below you can find a step-by-step manual to configure a L2TP (Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol) VPN connection manually on Windows 7 in only 17 steps:

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Follow these simple steps to install VPN on Windows 7 using the L2TP protocol.

  • 1

    Click Start menu and then Control Panel.


    Choose “Network and Internet”.

  • 3

    Choose “Network and Sharing Center”.


    Choose “Setup up a new connection or network”.

  • 5

    Choose “Connect to a workplace”.


    Select – Use my Internet connection (VPN).

  • 7

    Fill in the server details (you can find these in our Welcome Email).


    Fill in your Username and Password (you can find these in our Welcome Email).

  • 9

    Close down the Window by clicking on “Close” on the right bottom.


    Click on “Connect to a network”.

  • 11

    Right click on the VPN connection you created and click on “Properties”.


    Go to the “Security” tab and make sure Type of VPN is set to “Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol with IPsec (L2TP/IPSec)”.
    Then click on “Advanced settings”.

  • 13

    Fill in the preshared key as show in the example.


    Click on “Connect to a network”.

  • 15

    Right click on the VPN connection you created and click on “Connect”.


    Fill in the username and password which you can find in the Welcome Email we sent and click on “Connect”.

  • 17

    You are now connected!

First connection usually takes not more than a minute. After connection you should now see the VPN connection successfully established.

Now all your traffic is secure and you are 100% anonymous!

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