How to setup PPTP VPN on Linux – VPN for Linux


Setup PPTP VPN on Linux

To Setup PPTP VPN on Linux, follow the instruction below:

Step 1:

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Go to System –> Preferences –> Network Connections

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Step 2:
Select the VPN tab and click Add

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Step 3:
Select Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP) from the dropdown list and click Create…

Step 4:

  • In the Connection name field, you can type anything you want, Like SaturnVPN.
  • In the Gateway field type the VPN server address. (click on this link to see the full list of VPN server addresses).
  • In the User name field type your account username.
  • In the Password field type your account password.
  • Then click on the Advanced button.

Step 4:

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Under Authentication, check the CHAP checkbox. Click OK.

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Step 5:

Click on the Network Manager icon on your desktop bar Notification Area. This icon can be in the shape of two computer screens or arrows or a signal meter if its a Wi-Fi connection that you use. Select VPN Connections and click SaturnVPN.

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Step 6:

You will get to see this message as soon as your connection is established. You will also notice an icon in the taskbar indicating that the VPN is now connected.

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