This guide explains how to manually set up a PPTP vpn
connection on windows 8 and start using the vpn99 service.
You can download and use our VPN app for Windows or set up VPN connection manually:
Right-click the monitor icon in the bottom-right corner.
Press Open Network and Sharing Center.
Next click Set up a new connection or network.
Select Connect to a workplace and click Next.
Press Use my Internet connection (VPN).
In the Internet address field, type in X.vpn99.net.
Use VPN99 as Destination name. We recommend that you also check Remember my credentials box.
Wait a couple of seconds...
...as soon as the connection is created, click Change adapter settings.
Right-click the newly-created VPN99 connection and select Properties.
Go to Securuty tab.
Select PPTP Type of VPN instead of Automatic.
In the Networking tab we recommend that you check the boxes the way it is shown on the screenshot and press OK.
Double-click VPN99 connection.
We're almost there, press Connect.
Enter your Login and Password and press OK.
Wait until your credentials are identified... if your credentials are correct vpn99 will be connected!
To disconnect, click the monitor icon in the bottom-right corner, select VPN99 and press Disconnect.