How to Setup PureVPN Manually on Windows 7 (SSTP)

Jan 19, 2015
Feb 01, 2021
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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)

If you want to manually setup PureVPN on Windows 7 SSTP, follow these steps:

Note: We have just launched the New PureVPN  Windows Software BETA version. If you need guidance on the 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 / IP. Click here to get the server list.
  • Insert destination name as PureVPN SSTP or PureVPN US, UK, 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 the following info:

  •     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 “Secure Socket Tunneling protocol (SSTP)”

11 Select desired 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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