Setuup PPTP on Linux Ubuntu 16.04

To Configure PPTP on Ubuntu, follow the steps given below:

1- Select the following options:

  • Click on “Network Connection Icon“.
  • Go to “VPN Connections” and select “Configure VPN“.



2- Click on “Add“.



3- Click on the drop down menu and select “Point to Point Tunneling Protocol” and click “Create“.



4- Enter the following options:

  • Insert “Connection name:” OneVPN PPTP.
  • Insert desired server in “Gateway”. Get the List of servers from here
  • Insert Username provided by OneVPN.
  • Insert Password provided by OneVPN. Click on question mark and select “Ask for this password every time”.
  • Click on “Advanced“.




5- Select the following options:

  • Use Point-to-Point encryption (MPPE)
  • Allow BSD data compression
  • Allow Deflate data compression
  • Use TCP header compression
  • Check “MS-Chap v2”
  • Click “OK”



6- Click on “Save” and close the “Network Connections” window.

7- Select the following options:

  • Click on “Network Connection Icon
  • Go to “VPN Connections” and select newly created “OneVPN PPTP” connection



8- You are now successfully connected. Enjoy complete internet freedom!



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