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

Jan 03, 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 on Windows XP L2TP.

You can also follow the below given tutorial of PureVPN manual configuration on Windows XP L2TP.

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1 Click on “Start” and go to “Control Panel”

2 Click on “Network and Internet Connections”

3 Click on “Network Connections”

4 Click on “Create a new connection”

5 Click on “Next”

6 Select “Connect to the network at my workplace” and click “Next”

7 Select “Virtual Private Network connection” and click “Next”

8 Insert “PureVPN L2TP” as Company Name and click “Next”

9 Insert your desired server address in Hostname or IP address box and click “Next”. Click here to get the server list.

10 Select “Add a shortcut to this connection to my desktop” and click Finish

11 Insert the following info:

  • Insert Username and Password provided by PureVPN. ( Important Note: Your email address is not your VPN login username. )
  • Select “Save this user name and password for the following users
  • Select “Me only” or “Anyone who uses this computer”
  • Click on Properties

12 Click on “Networking” Tab and select “L2TP IPSec VPN” from drop down menu.

13 Uncheck “File and Printer Sharing for Microsoft Networks” and click on “Security” tab

14 Click IPSec Settings

15 Select “Use pre-shared key for authentication”, insert “12345678” in Key box and hit “OK”

16 Select required data encryption and hit “OK”.
For Streaming purpose uncheck required data encryption.

17 Click on “Connect” now

18 VPN connection will be established after username and password verification.

19 You are connected NOW. Enjoy the Freedom 🙂

20 To disconnect VPN, right click on VPN connection and select “Disconnect”

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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