The PPTP/L2TP/SOCKS5 protocols are provided for devices lacking compatibility with the Private Internet Access application or OpenVPN protocol. PPTP/L2TP/SOCKS5 should be used for masking one's IP address, censorship circumvention, and geolocation.
If you need encryption, please use the Private Internet Application or OpenVPN protocol with our service.
This configuration uses a Generated PPTP/L2TP/Socks5 Username and password, If you have not generated this yet, please follow the steps here: Generating a Password for PPTP/L2TP/SOCKS
Step 1: Open 'settings' by clicking on the button in the top Menu bar.
Step 2: Open the Network tab and click the '+' button to make a new VPN connection.
Step 3: Select Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP).
Step 5: Input the connection details.
Step 6: Click the Advanced button at the bottom.
Step 7: Ensure that Use Point-to-point encryption (MPPE) is checked, Click OK, then Apply.
Step 8: Click on the Network Manager icon in the Top Menu bar, go to VPN Connections, then Click on Private Internet Access PPTP to connect.