This step-by-step tutorial explains how to set up a PPTP VPN connection using the native Android VPN client.
STEP 1) Swipe up to show the app drawer and tap the "Settings" icon:
STEP 2) Tap"Network & Internet" in the Settings menu:
STEP 3) Then tap "Advanced - VPN, Private DNS" and then on "VPN".
STEP 4) Tap the "+" sign in the top right corner: (for some Android versions, you'll need to tap on "Add VPN network")
STEP 5) Now you need to enter the VPN server details and credentials.
Name: It can be named anything you like, e.g. "TG"
Type: Choose PPTP
Server Address: Enter any of the hostnames from our network page here or you can use an IP directly.
Check the option PPP encryption (MPPE)
You may need to scroll down to see the username and password fields:
Username: Your VPN Username
Password: Your VPN password.
After that, click "Save".
STEP 6) You can see the new connection you created. Tap on it to connect!
STEP 7) Check "Save account information" and tap "Connect":
STEP 8) You can see the status "Connecting..." Please wait... This should take a couple of seconds...
Check and confirm your connection:
STEP 9) Once you're connected, you can browse to https://torguard.net/whats-my-ip.php and check your IP has changed: