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

Jan 05, 2015
Aug 16, 2020
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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 PPTP.

You can also follow the below given tutorial of PureVPN manually on Windows 7 PPTP.

Note: We have just launched New PureVPN  Windows Software BETA version. If you need guide on BETA version Click Here.

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. Click here to get the server list
  • Insert destination name as PureVPN PPTP or PureVPN US etc
  • Select “Allow other people to use this connection”
  • Select “Don’t connect now, just set it up so I can connect later” and click “Next”

6  Insert Username & Password provided by PureVPN.( Important Note: Your email address is not your VPN login username. )

  • Tick “Remember this password” and hit “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 “Point to Point Tunneling protocol (PPTP)”

11 Select “Required encryption” from “Data encryption” drop down menu

12 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”

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

14 Insert the following info:

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

15 VPN connection will be established after username and password verification

16 You are connected now.

17 Select Network Type as Public

18 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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  2. Bigo2 says:

    Hi I set my win7 accordig to this page. When I try connect, I get Error 807. I’m using win 7 ultimate 64bit, modem/router NetComm N300 NF7 WiFi Gigabit Router.
    I’m in Australia and I’m trying to connect to one of the PureVPN servers e.g.
    Please help.