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How to Setup PureVPN on Windows Vista L2TP?

Feb 18, 2015
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NOTE
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:
Germany: de1.pointtoserver.com
Netherlands: nl1.pointtoserver.com
United Kingdom: ukl1.pointtoserver.com
United States: usil1.pointtoserver.com
United States: ustx1.pointtoserver.com
United States: usca1.pointtoserver.com
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United States: uswdc1.pointtoserver.com
Australia: au-sd1.pointtoserver.com

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)
Find your VPN credentials for manual configuration.

  • Once logged in go to Account & Billing section.

  • On Account and Billing section click on drop-down icon

  • Click on Show/Update VPN password

  • Note down your PureVPN username and click on Eye icon to make your password visible and use it in the manual configuration.

How to connect PureVPN manually on Windows Vista.

1 Click on Start and click on “Connect To”

Click on Start and click on "Connect To"

2 Click on “Set up a connection or network”

Click on "Set up a connection or network"

3 Select Connect to a workplace and click “Next”

Select Connect to a workplace and click "Next"

4 Click on “Use my Internet connection (VPN)”

 Click on "Use my Internet connection (VPN)"

5 Click on “I’ll set up an Internet connection later”

 Click on "I'll set up an Internet connection later"

6 Insert the following info:

  • Insert the desired server: Please refer to the server address shared in the above note.
  • Insert PureVPN L2TP or PureVPN US etc as the Destination name

Insert the desired server: Please refer to the server address shared in the above note. Insert PureVPN L2TP or PureVPN US etc as the Destination name

Click on “Allow other people to use this connection“

Click on “Allow other people to use this connection“

8 Select “Don’t connect now; just set it up so I can connect later” then Click “Next”

Select "Don't connect now; just set it up so I can connect later" then Click "Next"

9 Insert the following info:

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

Insert the following info:  Insert your Username and Password provided by PureVPN. Tick “Remember this password“ Click on “Create"

10 Click on “Close”

Click on "Close"

11 Click on Start and click on Connect To

Click on Start and click on Connect To

12 Right click on PureVPN L2TP connection and select “Properties”

Right click on PureVPN L2TP connection and select "Properties"

13 Click on “Continue”

Click on "Continue"

14 Insert the following info:

  • Click on “Networking” tab
  • Select “L2TP IPsec VPN” from drop down menu

Click on “Networking” tab Select “L2TP IPsec VPN” from drop down menu

15 Insert the following info:

  • Click on “IPsec settings“
  • Select “Use Preshared Key for Authentication” and insert “12345678” in Key box.
  • Click on “OK“

Click on “IPsec settings“ Select “Use Preshared Key for Authentication” and insert “12345678” in Key box. Click on “OK“

16 Insert the following info:

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

Uncheck "Internet Protocol Version 6 (TCP/IPv6)" and "File and Printer Sharing for Microsoft" Click on "OK

17 Click on “Connect”

Click on "Connect"

18 Click on “Connect” again

Click on "Connect" again

19 VPN will establish after account verification

VPN will establish after account verification

20 VPN is successfully connected

VPN is successfully connected

21 Select Network as “Public”

 Select Network as "Public"

22 Click on Close and Enjoy the Freedom!!!!!!!!

Click on Close and Enjoy the Freedom!!!!!!!!

23 To disconnect VPN. Click on Lan / Wifi icon from system tray and click on “Connect or Disconnect”

To disconnect VPN. Click on Lan / Wifi icon from system tray and click on "Connect or Disconnect"

24 Click on “Disconnect”

Click on "Disconnect"

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

Error 868
Solution

Error 800, 806, 807, 809
Solution

Error 720
Solution

Error 691
Solution

Error 647
Solution

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