How to set up L2TP/IPsec for Windows 10

This tutorial guide will walk you through the steps to manually set up a VPN for Windows 10 using the L2TP protocol.

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Add a new VPN connection

Press Windows key, start enter "VPN", wait a moment and click "VPN settings".

Select Add a VPN connection

Set up your VPN connection

To set up a VPN connection, you will need your server address, pre-shared keu, username and password.

In the "Add a VPN Connection" menu, use the following settings:

Check the box for Remember my sign-in info.

Click Save.

Connect to the VPN server location

You will now see your new VPN connection in the Network & Internet settings panel. To connect to the VPN server, click the name of the connection, then click Connect.

Awesome! Your VPN connection is now up and running.