Setting up VPN on Windows 10 – L2TP VPN Setup tutorial

Setting up L2TP VPN on Windows 10 Start Window
Setting up L2TP VPN on Windows 10 Settings Window
Setting up L2TP VPN on Windows 10 Network and Internet Window
Setting up L2TP VPN on Windows 10 Add a VPN connection Window
Setting up L2TP VPN on Windows 10 Network and Sharing Center Window
Setting up L2TP VPN on Windows 10 Change adapter settings Window
Setting up L2TP VPN on Windows 10 LimeVPN Properties Window
Setting up L2TP VPN on Windows Advanced settings Window
Setting up L2TP VPN on LimeVPN  L2TP Window

How to setup L2TP VPN on Windows 10 – step-by-step guie

  1. Click on Start and then Settings
  2. Click on Network and Internet
  3. Click on VPN and then Add a VPN connection
  4. Fill the details as below:
    • Connection name: Any name
    • Server address: Refer http://network.limevpn.com/ for live status of servers
    • VPN Type: Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol with IPsec
    • Type of sign-in info: Username and password
    • Username (optional): LimeVPN Username
    • Password (optional): LimeVPN Password

    Then click on Save

  5. Now under VPN, a connection named LimeVPN L2TP will be created
  6. To setup secret key, open Open Network and Sharing Center from the control panel
  7. Click on Change adapter settings
  8. Right click on the VPN connection created and click on Properties
  9. Go to Security tab select L2TP from the drop down
  10. After that go to Advanced settings and enter the secret key as “limevpn” and click on Ok
  11. Open the VPN window, click on the created L2TP configuration and press Connect button.