How to Setup PureVPN Manually on Windows 7 (L2TP) ?

Jan 05, 2015
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Things to Consider:

Before you begin, please make sure that:

  • You have a working internet connection
  • Windows Supported Device.
  • A Premium PureVPN account (If you haven’t bought yet click here to buy)

You can watch the following video for Step by Step Configuration of PureVPN manually on Windows 7 L2TP.

You can also follow the below-given tutorial of PureVPN setup manually on Windows 7 L2TP:

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1 Right click on “Lan / Wifi icon” from System tray and select “Open Network and Sharing Center”

2 Click on “Set up a new connection or network”

3 Select “Connect to workplace” and click Next

4 Select “Use my Internet connection (VPN)”

5 Insert the following info:

  • Insert desired server address in the Internet Address box. Click here to get the server list.
  • Insert PureVPN L2TP or PureVPN US etc as the Destination name
  • Click on “Allow other people to use this connection“

6 Insert the following info:

  • Insert your Username and Password provided by PureVPN.
  • Tick “Remember this password“
  • Click on “Create

7 Click on “Close”

8 Click on Change adapter settings

9 Right click on newly created VPN connection and go to “Properties”

10 Click on Security tab and select “Layer 2 Tunneling protocol with IPsec (L2TP/IPsec)”

11 Click on Advance settings

12 Select “User Preshared key for authentication and insert “12345678”  in Key.

13 Insert the following info:

  • Select desired encryption from “Data encryption” drop down menu
  • For streaming purpose select “Optional encryption”

14 Insert the following info:

  • Click on “Networking” tab
  • Uncheck “Internet Protocol Version 6 (TCP/IPv6)” and “File and Printer Sharing for Microsoft Networks” then click “OK”

15 Right click on VPN connection and click “Connect” or simply double click on VPN Connection.

16 Insert the following info:

  • Insert Username provided by PureVPN
  • Insert Password provided by PureVPN
  • Tick “Save this username and password for the following users and select “Me only” or “Anyone who uses this computer”
  • Click on “Connect”

17 VPN connection will be established after username and password verification

18 You are connected now.


19 Select Network Type as Public

20 Click on close and enjoy the Freedom!

Having Trouble Connecting?
If you’re still unable to connect, then please check the most common errors and their solutions

Error 868

Error 800, 806, 807, 809

Error 720

Error 691

Error 647

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