L2TP Setup for Windows XP

This tutorial will show you how to setup FastestVPN on your Windows XP using L2TP (Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol).

Step #1: Click on Start -> Run
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Step #2: Type ncpa.cpl to open your “Network Connections”
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Step #3: Click on Create a new connection
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Step #4: Click on Next
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Step #5: Select “Connect to the network at my workplace” and then click Next
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Step #6: Select “Virtual Private Network Connection” and then click “Next
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Step #7: Write “FastestVPN” in company name and click Next
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[You may see a dialog box asking you about dialing an initial connection. In that case, select “Do not dial the initial connection” and click on Next. However, if no such dialog box appears, just jump to the next step]


Step #8: Now enter your desired FastestVPN L2TP server location address. In this case US-New-York server address us-ny.jumptoserver.com is entered. Click here to find FastestVPN complete L2TP server address list.

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After entering L2TP server address, click on Next.


Step #9: If you want a desktop shortcut to connect/ disconnect VPN, then Put a check mark on “Add a shortcut to this connection to my desktop” otherwise leave it unchecked and click on Finish
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Step #10: Select Properties
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[If you do not see that window given in above screenshot, then go to your “Network connections”, right-click on “FastestVPN”, click on “Properties” and follow next steps.]


Step #11: Click on Security tab, and open IPSec Settings
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Step #12: Check mark “Use pre-shared key for authentication” and then enter its value which is psk123 and click OK.

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Step #13: Click on Networking, select “L2TP/ IPSec VPN” and click on OK.
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Step #14: Enter your FastestVPN Username and Password, check mark Save and click Connect.
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FastestVPN will be connected shortly.
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How to Disconnect

When you want to disconnect from VPN, go to your Network Connection, right click on FastestVPN and then click on Disconnect
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How to Change Server Location

If you want to connect to another server location, first disconnect from FastestVPN as guided in above heading.
After that, right click on FastestVPN and select Properties

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Enter your desired L2TP server location address and click on OK
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Now right click on “FastestVPN” and click on Connect. You are done

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