Setup L2TP on Windows 10

Setup L2TP on Windows 10

1. Click on Start in the bottom left of your screen and click "Settings".
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2. Click "Network & Internet".
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3. Select "VPN" there on the left side.
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4. Click on "Add a VPN Connection".
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5. Do the following
  1. Select 'VPN Provider' as "Windows Built in".
  2. 'Connection name' as per your choice, such as "OneVPN L2TP".
  3. In 'Server name or address', input your desired server address, such as I entered German server address here. You can get the complete list of server addresses from here
  4. In 'VPN Type' select "L2TP/IPSec with pre-shared key"

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6. Scroll down if required and do the following.
  1. In 'Type of sign-in info', select "User name and password".
  2. Enter your username and password provided by OneVPN.
  3. Check "Remember my sign-in info".
  4. Click "Save".

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7. Now in 'Network & Internet' window, scroll down if required and click "Change adapter options".
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8. Right click on the L2TP connection you just created and open properties.
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9. In 'Security' tab, click on "Advanced settings".
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10. Select "Use preshared key for authentication" and write "123456789" below. Now press "OK".
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11. Now in 'Data encryption' drop down menu, select ""Require encryption, (disconnect if server declines)".
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12. In the 'Networking' tab, uncheck "Internet Protocol Version 6 (TCP/ IPv6)" and "File and Printer Sharing for Microsoft Networks".
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13. Now come back to 'Network & Internet' window, and click on your L2TP connection.
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14. Click on "Connect".
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15. You will be connected in a few seconds.
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How to Disconnect


When you need to disconnect, click on OneVPN L2TP connection and select "Disconnect".
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How to Change Server


1. Disconnect from VPN as mentioned in above heading, then click "Advanced options"
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2. Click on "Edit".
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3. Remove previously written server address, enter your desired address and click "Save".
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4. Now click on the back button.
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5. Select OneVPN L2TP connection and click "Connect". You will be connected to your desired server.
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