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How to Setup PureVPN Connection on Mac with IPsec Protocol.

Apr 20, 2021
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In this tutorial, we will show you how to set up a VPN on a Mac device with IPsec protocol but first let’s see what are our requirements and recommendations. 

Things to Consider:

Before you begin, please make sure that:

  • You have a working internet connection
  • Mac Supported Device.
  • A Premium PureVPN account (If you haven’t bought yet click here to buy)
Find your VPN credentials for manual configuration.

  • Once logged in go to Account & Billing section.

  • On Account and Billing section click on drop-down icon

  • Click on Show/Update VPN password

  • Note down your PureVPN username and click on Eye icon to make your password visible and use it in the manual configuration.

How to connect PureVPN manually on Mac.
  • To start set up a VPN on a Mac device you first have to launch system preferences and select network settings as shown in the below gif.
To start set up a VPN on a Mac device you first have to launch system preferences and select network settings as shown in the below gif.

Once done you will need to enter the following details.

  • Connection Type: Password from the drop-down menu
  • Insert Connection Name: PureVPN SSTP
  • Insert the desired server: Click here to get the server list
  • Enter your PureVPN credentials. Here is how you can find your VPN credentials.
Connection Type: Password from the drop-down menu
Insert Connection Name: PureVPN SSTP
Insert the desired server: Click here to get the server list
Insert your username & password as provided by PureVPN. (For further instructions on how to check your active PureVPN username and password click here.)
  • Click Authentication settings as shown in the following gif.
Click on Authentication settings as shown in the following gif.

Congratulations! You are now connected to PureVPN.

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