Setup Android L2TP/ipsec VPN Connection with TorGuard
This guide will show you how to setup an android VPN connection using L2TP on your Android Device.
To setup a L2TP VPN connection on Android:
Go to Android Settings. Depending on your device's configuration, go to Menu > Settings:
Tap Wireless and Networks:
Tap VPN Settings:
Tap Add VPN:
Tap Add L2TP/IPSec PSK VPN:
Tap and type to set each of the following:
Enter VPN name: Name the Server Your Setting Up. For example: TorGuard VPN
Enter VPN server: User the IP or hostname address from under My Stuff >> My Servers in your client area.
IPSec pre-shared key: torguard
Tap the menu button and select Save, or simply press your BACK button. Your device might now ask you for a password depending on your settings. This is NOT related to TorGuard. You may have set it for your device when configuring other passwords; or, your device might ask for a new password:
You should now see the newly created connection. Tap to connect:
Type the username and password that you chosen for your vpn account (NOT the ones you use to log into the client area), and tap Connect:
After a brief connection process, you'll see: Connected. All your network traffic is encrypted and routed through your selected server location, and you can now access any websites that are otherwise blocked.
To disconnect from TorGuard:
Drag down the status bar.
Tap the VPN connected notification:
You're back in the VPN settings page. Tap the connection name to disconnect: