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Windows XP: PPTP

  1. Click Start and go to your Control Panel

  2. Click on Network and Internet Connections 

  3. Click on Network Connections 

  4. Click on Create a new connection 

  5. Click Next on the New Connection Wizard 

  6. Select Connect to the network at my workplace and click Next 

  7. Select Virtual Private Network Connection and click Next 

  8. Insert a name for your VPN connection 

  9. Insert a TotalVPN Server address and click Next (Click here to get the server list) 

  10. Select Add a shortcut to this connection to my desktop and click Finish 

  11. Insert your Username and Password, please note that your username is different to your email address and can be found on the dashboard here.

    Select Save this user name and password for the following users

    Select Me only or Anyone who uses this computer

    Click on Properties 

  12. Click the Networking tab and select PPTP VPN from the menu 

  13. Uncheck File and Printer Sharing for Microsoft Networks and click OK 

  14. Back on the Username and Password screen you can now click Connect and get on VPN! A prompt will show displaying the verification and authentication steps before confirming the connection has been established. 

  15. To disconnect, right-click on the VPN connection and select Disconnect 



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