How to set up PPTP VPN connection on Ubuntu 16

Click Edit Connections.

Edit connections on Ubuntu

Click Add.

Add VPN connection on Ubuntu

Select the protocol Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP).

Выбрать протокол PPTP VPN в Ubuntu

View a list of IP addresses PPTP VPN in the "My Account".

A list of IP addresses for PPTP VPN

Information for connection in section "My Account".

  1. Enter a name for the connection
  2. Enter the IP address of the PPTP VPN server
  3. Username VPN
  4. Password VPN. If the Password field is not available go to step 5
  5. Click on the icon in the Password field and select the Store the password only for this user. After that, the Password box becomes active

Username and password PPTP VPN on Ubuntu

Select the Use Point-to-Point encryption (MPPE) and choose the Security 128 bit.

PPTP VPN settings on Ubuntu

PPTP VPN connection is successfully created.

PPTP VPN connection created on Ubuntu

Connect to PPTP VPN.

Connecting to the PPTP VPN on Ubuntu

Connection successfully established.

Successfully connected to PPTP VPN on Ubuntu

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