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VPN Installation Guide for Windows XP with L2TP/IPSec

Step 1

Click on the start button and click on the "Control Panel".

Step 2

Open "Network and Internet Connections".

Step 3

Open "Create a connection to the network at your workplace".

Step 4

Select "Virtual Private Network connection" and click on "Next".

Step 5

Put as Company Name Trust.Zone-VPN and click on "Next".


Step 6

Put as "Host name" vpn.trust.zone and click on "Next".


Step 7

Check "Add a shortcut to this connection to my desktop" and click on "Finish".


Step 8

Click on "Properties".

Step 9

Use the settings from the screenshot.

Step 10

Select "Advanced (custom settings)" and click on "Settings".

Step 11

Use the settings from the screenshot. Click on "OK".

Step 12

Clik on "IPSec Settings...".

Step 13

Select "Use pre-shared key for authentication" and set as Key: trustzone


Step 14

Click on "Settings".

Step 15

Take over the settings from the screenshot and click on "OK".

Step 16

Switch to the tab "Advanced" and click on "Settings".

Step 17

Activate the Windows Firewall.

Step 18

Uncheck all checkboxes.

Step 19

Check "Trust.Zone-VPN" and click on "OK".


Step 20

Enter your Trust.Zone's login credentials shown below, check "Save this user name and password..." and click on "Connect".

Your Username: HIDDEN. Log in or Sign up to see.
Your Password: HIDDEN. Log in or Sign up to see.

Connection check

Open Trust.Zone Main page or reload it if it is already open in order to check if your connection with Trust.Zone VPN is established correctly.
You can also visit our Connection Check Page.

Your IP: x.x.x.x · Germany · You are in TRUST.ZONE now! Your real location is hidden!

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