Set up PPTP VPN on Windows XP

This tutorial explains how to set up a Windows XP VPN using the PPTP protocol. Follow step-by-step to set up a VPN for Windows XP.

  • We used the FastestVPN for this tutorial. While you can use any VPN service which offers the PPTP protocol.

1: Open Windows XP Network connections and click "create a new connection".

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2: Click "Next"

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3: Select "Connect to the network at my workplace" and click "Next"

4: Select "Virtual Private Network connection" and then click "Next"

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5: Enter a name for your VPN such as "PPTP VPN" and click "Next"


6: Enter the PPTP VPN server address as provided by your VPN service provider and click "Next"

7: Check mark the box if you want to add the VPN shortcut to your desktop. Click "Finish"

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8: Click "Properties"

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9: Go to the Networking tab and select "PPTP VPN". After that, click "OK"


10: Now enter the username and password as provided by your VPN service provider. Then check mark "Save" and click "Connect"

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PPTP VPN on Windows XP has been connected

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By following the steps given above, you can easily set up a Windows XP VPN using the PPTP VPN protocol. If you're looking for additional support or have any questions related to download VPN for Windows XP, Windows 10, Windows 7, Windows 8, or any other operating system, let us know and Contact us here for your questions, queries, feedback, or suggestions.

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