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How to Setup PureVPN on Linux Fedora

Jul 12, 2016
Mar 10, 2020
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Setting up a VPN on your Linux Fedora has never been easier. Just follow the guide and learn how to set up PureVPN on Fedora via PPTP protocol.


Things to Consider:

Before you begin, please make sure that:

  • You have a working internet connection
  • Linux Fedora
  • A Premium PureVPN account (if you haven’t bought it yet, click here to buy)

To Configure PPTP on Fedora, kindly follow below Steps:

1 Click the settings icon in the upper side panel and then “Wired Connected”

2 Now click on “Wired Settings”

3 Click ‘+’ to add a new connection.

4 Click ‘VPN’ in add Network Connection panel.

5 Then click Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP).

6 Do the following:

  • Enter “Connection name:” New Connection or as per your choice
  • Enter desired server in “Gateway”. Click here to get the server list
  • Enter Username provided by PureVPN
  • Enter Password provided by PureVPN
  • Click on “Advanced“

7 Check mark the following options:

  • MSCHAP and MSCHAPv2 only in Authentication methods.
  • Use Point-to-Point encryption (MPPE)
  • Allow BSD data compression
  • Allow Deflate data compression
  • Use TCP header compression

and now click OK.

8 Click ‘Add’.

9 Your ‘New Connection’ can now be seen in the Network list.

10 Select ‘New Connection’ and turn it ON.

11 Your dialer is now successfully connected.

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