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In this guide, we will show you how to easily setup PPTP VPN connection on KDE PLASMA through simple steps. Scroll down for more details.

Getting Things Ready

Before creating a new PPTP VPN connection on your KDE PLASMA, first you will need to set things up:

1- You need an internet connection that works properly.

2- Make sure that your you have a supported KDE PLASMA.

3- Make sure that your VPN service subscription is active (e.g: bVPN).

Setting Up PPTP VPN on KDE PLASMA (Manually)

Follow the steps below in order to successfully create a new PPTP VPN connection on your KDE PLASMA system:

1- Go to the toolbar, choose “Network-Manager”, and then click on “Connect Editor”.

2- Next, choose “ADD”.

3- After that, choose “PPTP”.

4- Now, choose the “Gateway” field, and then type in the IP address of the server you want to connect to.

5- Type in your credentials (username and password), and then click on the “Advanced” button.

6- In the “Advanced” settings, check the “Use MPPE Encryption” option.

7- Check the “Send PPP Echo Packets” option.

8- Check the “Allow BSD Compression” option.

9- Check the “Allow TCP Header Compression” option.

10- Check the “Allow Deflate Compression” option.

11- Check the “MSCHAP” option.

12- Check the “MSCHAP v2” option.

13- Click on the “OK” button in order to save the changes you have made.

14- Return to the “Connections Editor”, and then choose your newly created PPTP VPN connection.

15- Click on the “Connect” button to activate the PPTP VPN connection.

Congratulations! You have successfully created a PPTP VPN connection. Good job!