Setup FastestVPN on Xbox
This tutorial will show you how to setup FastestVPN on your Xbox. Follow the step-by-step guide here.
There are two methods to setup FastestVPN on your Xbox. You can use any of them whichever is convenient for you.
Method 1: Setup FastestVPN on a VPN Supported WiFi router
Method 2: Setup FastestVPN on a computer and share the connection with Xbox
Method 1: Setup FastestVPN on Xbox One and Xbox 360 using a WiFi Router
First, setup FastestVPN on your WiFi router. FastestVPN supports various kinds of routers and for setup guidelines, please visit our Routers Setup Tutorials Page
If your router is not listed on that page then you can setup FastestVPN on Xbox through the second method. Or else, kindly email us at [email protected] with your router’s model number and VPN setup screenshot if found.
Once you’ve successfully setup VPN on router, you need to connect Xbox with the router’s WiFi connection and for that switch on Xbox and follow these steps:
Step #1: On your Xbox 360 & Xbox One controller, press the ‘LIVE’ button to enter its Menu.
Step #2: Go to Settings -> System Settings
Step #3: Select “Network Settings” and then select your WiFi connection and enter its password
Step #4: Accept all the settings and continue for a Test Connection
Step #5: Sign in to your Xbox 360 / Xbox One account.
You’ll be connected to VPN through your router’s Wifi network.
Method 2: Setup FastestVPN on Xbox One and Xbox 360 through VPN Sharing
In this method, you will require to setup VPN on your computer (Windows or Mac) and then share that VPN connection with Xbox. Steps are given below
Setup VPN on Xbox through Windows
Make sure that FastestVPN App is working on your Windows computer and after that, follow the steps given below.
Step #1: Connect the Xbox with your Windows desktop/ laptop with a crossover cable.
Step #3: Search for a driver where there is written “TAP-Windows Adapter V9” and open its “Properties”.
Step #4: In properties window, navigate to “Sharing” tab and put a check mark on “Allow other network users to connect through this computer’s Internet connection”.
Step #5: In the ‘Home Networking Connection’ drop down Menu, select Xbox. If Xbox is not available there, then then click on the connection name which you want to share with the console. and click on “OK”
Step #6: Now open FastestVPN App, click on its Menu Button and go to Settings
Step #7: Select either TCP or UDP from given protocols
Step #8: Select your desired server location and connect
Step #9: On your Xbox 360 & Xbox One controller, press the ‘LIVE’ button.
Step #10: Go to Settings > System Settings
Step #11: Select “Network Settings” and then select “Wired Network”
Step #12: Now, accept all settings and continue for a ‘Test Connection’.
Step #13: Now sign in to the Xbox 360 / Xbox One.
That would enable your xbox to access the VPN connection which you have setup on your computer.
Setup VPN on Xbox through Mac
Make sure that FastestVPN App is working on your Mac and after that, follow the steps given below.
Step #1: Connect the Xbox with your Mac using a crossover cable.
Step #2: Go to ‘System Preferences’ and select ‘Sharing’
Step #3: On the Sharing page, select ‘Internet Sharing’.
Step #4: In the drop down menu ‘Share Your Connection From’, select your internet connection. (Ethernet, AirPort or Wireless from where you are getting internet connectivity)
Step #5: In the drop down menu ‘To Computers Using’, select ‘Ethernet’.
Step #6: Put a check mark on ‘Internet Sharing’ box. It will enable the sharing
Once the sharing gets active, the ‘Internet Sharing’ icon will become green and the status will change to ‘On’.
Step #7: Go to FastestVPN Mac App, and connect to your desired server location.
Step #8: On your Xbox 360 & Xbox One controller, press the ‘LIVE’ button.
Step #9: Go to Settings -> System Settings
Step #10: Select “Network Settings” and then select “Wired Network”.
Step #11: Xbox will soon detect the internet connection and everything is good to go.