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SSTP is one of the most powerful protocols, guaranteed to give you unparalleled security for your online activities. If you are experiencing troubles in setting it up on your Ubuntu-powered devices, then you’ve come to the right place.
Things to Consider:
Before you begin, please make sure that:
By default, Ubuntu offers PPTP protocol but you can configure L2TP (Ubuntu 12 and earlier), OpenVPN and SSTP as well.
Here are the simple steps to configure SSTP protocol on Ubuntu. We will configure it in two steps.
Step1: Download and Install required packages
Step2: Configure SSTP protocol
Here we go:
and download following packages as per your OS / bit.
For Ubuntu 32bit download:
For Ubuntu 64bit download:
1 Right click on libsstp-client0_1.0.9_i386.deb and open with “Ubuntu Software Center“
2 Click on “install” to continue
3 Provide you Ubuntu password and click on “Authenticate” to continue
4 Once installed. Go back to downloads folder
5 Right click on sstp-client_1.0.9_i386 and open with “Ubuntu Software Center“
6 Click on “install” to continue
7 Once installed. Go back to downloads folder
8 Right click on network-manager-sstp_0.9.4-0ubuntu2_i386.deb and open with “Ubuntu Software Center“
9 Click on “install” to continue
10 Once installed. Go back to downloads folder
11 Right click on network-manager-sstp-gnome_0.9.4-0ubuntu2_i386.deb and open with “Ubuntu Software Center“
12 Click on “install” to continue
13 Once installed. Go back to downloads folderCenter”
* After installing pacakges. Reboot your system.
1 Click on “Network Manager Icon“
2 Go to “VPN Connections” and select “Configure VPN…“
3 Click on “Add“
4 Click on drop down menu
5 Select “Secure Socket Tunneling Protocol (SSTP)” and click “Create“
6 Do the following:
7 Do the following:
8 Click on “Save” and close the “Network connections” window
9 Do the following:
10 You are connected now. Enjoy the FREEDOM!!!!!!!!!
11 To disconnect VPN
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