How to configure PPTP on Android

The following is a step-by-step PPTP configuration guide for Android devices. Follow this guide to configure PPTP manually on your Android device

Written By Lorenzo Vincent

Updated at May 28th, 2024

You are recommended to use the PureVPN Android app, which is compatible with Android 8.0 and above and can be downloaded from Google Play. Click 👉here to download the app. If you are running an older operating system, you might experience an incompatibility error and will have to manually configure PPTP connection settings instead.

The following is the PPTP configuration guide for Android devices. If you wish to configure PPTP protocol on your Android device, all you need to do is to follow the steps written below

  • Tap Settings.

  • Tap Connections.

  • Tap More connection settings.

  • Tap VPN.

  • Tap Three vertical dots.

  • Tap Add VPN profile.

Insert the following:

  • Insert Name: PPTP.
  • Type: Select PPTP from the drop-down menu.
  • Enter the server address. You can use one of the servers mentioned below 👇
    1. Germany:
    2. Netherlands:
    3. United Kingdom:
    4. United States:
    5. United States:
    6. Australia:
  • Uncheck PPP encryption (MPPE).
  • Enter your PureVPN credentials. Here is a link you can follow to find 👉 find your VPN credentials.
  • Tap on Save.

  • Tap PPTP to connect.

  • You are now Connected.