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Setting up L2TP/IPsec VPN access under Windows 8 is simple. The following instructions go step-by-step through the creation process of a L2TP/IPsec VPN connection.

How to Install

  1. Press the Windows key, type Virtual Private Network, click the Settings category, and select “Set up a virtual private network (VPN) connection” option.
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  3. Enter the address of your VPN server in the Internet Address field and Enter the description of your VPN on the Destination name field – this can be anything you like. Example: VPNReactor L2TP.
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  4. The network pane will appear right after you click the create button. Right click on the VPN Connection name you created, and choose Properties from the menu.
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  6. Under the Security tab select the Type of VPN as Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol with IPsec (L2TP/IPsec). Click Allow these protocols and select Microsoft CHAP Version 2.
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  8. Finally click Advanced settings then enter the following preshared key
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    and click OK.

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  10. Almost done, go to Network pane and find VPNReactor L2TP connection and click Connect.
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  12. Type your VPN username and password and click OK.
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  14. Wait for the Connected sign to appear.

Congratulations! You have finished setting up PPTP on your Windows 8 OS. If you have a question do not hesitate to create a new post on our support forum.

How to Connect

  1. Access the Network pane by clicking the network icon in the system tray or open the charms bar, select Settings, and select Network.
  2. Select your VPN connection and Click Connect .
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How to Disconnect

  1. Access the Network pane by clicking the network icon in the system tray or open the charms bar, select Settings, and select Network.
  2. Select your VPN connection and Click Disconnect .
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