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How to Setup PureVPN on Freebox

Mar 07, 2018
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Having the ability to be used as a seedbox (250go HDD), the Freebox V6 is the most advanced ISP box available in France. Couple that with a FTP and Newsgroup client, and you have a powerful content-accessing machine in your hands.

How to Setup Freebox VPN:

You can make the most of your ISP box with PureVPN. Learn how you can configure PureVPN on your Freebox using the PPTP or OpenVPN protocol.

Freebox (PPTP)

Please note that this tutorial is based on Freebox OS 2.1.

1 Connect to https://mafreebox.free.fr from the local network (Wifi, CPL or Ethernet) or from an external network 
2 Enter password 

3 Click “Parametres de la Freebox” in the user interface.

Parametres de la Freebox

4 Click “Mode avance” tab and then “Client VPN”

Click Client VPN

5 Go to the “Configuration VPN” tab and click “Ajouteruneconnexion”

  • Description can be anything you want such as PureVPN PPTP.
  • Type de serveur VPN (VPN server type): Choose “PPTP” from the drop-down menu
  • Nom d’hôte (Hostname):Enter your Gateway (PPTP server) (Example: uk.purevpn.net). Click here to get the complete server list.
  • Nom d’utilisateur (Username): Please type your PureVPN username here.
  • Mot de passe (Password): Please type your PureVPN password  here.
  • Mode de chiffrement (Encryption mode): Choose 128 bits and check “MS-CHAPv2”

Configuration client VPN PPTP

Freebox (OpenVPN)

To establish an OpenVPN connection, please click this link and download the VPN configuration files:

To configure the OpenVPN connection, please unzip openvpn files first. 

Description: As per your choice e.g. “PureVPN OpenVPN”

Type de serveur VPN (VPN server type): Go to the drop-down menu and choose OpenVPN.

Nom d’utilisateur (Username): Please type your PureVPN username

Mot de passe (Password): Please type your PureVPN password

Fichier de configuration (Configuration File): Click on “Parcourir” and browse for the VPN config.zip file you downloaded and unzipped earlier. Choose either UDP or TCP files and select a server file that you wish to connect to.

Configuration client VPN OpenVPN

To check whether the connection has established or not, go to the “Etat de la connexion VPN” tab, to verify.

Etat de la connexion VPN

Feel free to use the comments section below to add something that you think we have missed. Also, let us know if this tutorial worked for you.

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2 Comments

  1. orezza says:

    bonsoir
    les fichiers tunnelblick-files.zip ne sont pas bons pour configurer openvpn sur ma free box revolution
    que faut il faire
    merci

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