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How to Setup PureVPN on Arris Router

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Starting June 15th, 2021, PureVPN will discontinue offering support for PPTP, L2TP, and SSTP protocols on the majority of VPN locations.

However, at the popular request of our users, we will continue to support the following locations for users to connect using PPTP, L2TP, and SSTP protocols:

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Australia: au-sd1.pointtoserver.com

If you want to set up a VPN with PPTP on your Arris router, follow this step-by-step guide.

Things to Consider:

Before you begin, please make sure that:

  • You have a working internet connection
  • VPN Supported Router.
  • A Premium PureVPN account (If you haven’t bought yet click here to buy)
Find your VPN credentials for manual configuration.

To find your VPN credentials log into the PureVPN members area. Click 👉 here to visit member area.

  • Login to the member area using your PureVPN registered email address and password.

  • From manage account section, go to the subscriptions tab.

  • On Subscription tab scroll down to be able to view your VPN credentials

  • You will be able to see and copy your VPN credentials.
  • Note down your PureVPN username and click the Eye icon to make your password visible and use it in the manual configuration.

How to connect PureVPN manually on Arris Router.
  • This image shows how your VPN setup will look like this:

1a. Shows an Ethernet connection from the router to a computer.

1b. Shows a wireless connection from the router to the computer.

Arris-router-VPN-setup

In order to set up a PPTP connection on your Arris router, please access your router first.

Under WAN Setup, please change your Connection Type to PPTP.

Then select the following options:

  • Check Enable PPTP
  • Enter your PureVPN username and password
  • Enter your Server Address: Please refer to the server address shared in the above note.
  • Enter My Internet IP: Get automatically from ISP. If there is no such setting, please skip it
  • For My IP Address: leave blank
  • My Subnet Mask: leave blank
  • Enable Idle Timeout
  • Idle timeout: 300
  • Enable Keep-alive
  • Keep-Alive: 30
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