How to setup PPTP VPN on iPhone

For our instructions and tutorial, we are using the VPN services from Kovurt.com. You can use any service you like, but we prefer Kovurt.

After you confirmed your Kovurt subscription, we sent you an email. Inside that email you should see something like the following:

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Your VPN Username: username
Your VPN Password: password
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The good news is that you do not need to install any more software! Everything you need is already on your iPhone or iPod Touch. Follow the easy steps below to start using Kovurt VPN:

 

1) Tap the “Settings” icon on your iPhone or iPad.
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2) Tap the “VPN” row to enter the VPN settings.
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3) Tap the “Add VPN Configuration”.
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4) First, choose the “PPTP” tab at the top. Then enter your details similar to how we have described them in the graphic: your “Server” will be the “Server” or “IP Address” we sent to you, your “Account” will be the “Username” we sent you, and your “Password” is the same “Password” we sent to you. Remember that this is case-sensitive! After you enter these details, please tap “Save” in the top right.
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5) You now have successfully created your new Kovurt VPN account. Your screen will look similar to this. Next, you must tap the “Off” and then it will turn “On” after a few moments. If you receive an error, please repeat step #4 above and ensure your Account and Password were entered correctly.
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6) Success! If you see a small, blue “VPN” logo at the top of your iPhone or iPod Touch, you are now connected. Good luck and enjoy the Internet as you Go Kovurt!
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How to setup L2TP VPN on iPhone

For our instructions and tutorial, we are using the VPN services from Kovurt.com. You can use any service you like, but we prefer Kovurt.

After you confirmed your Kovurt subscription, we sent you an email. Inside that email you should see something like the following:

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Your VPN Username: username
Your VPN Password: password
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The good news is that you do not need to install any more software. Everything you need is already on your computer. Follow the easy steps below to start using “L2TP over IPSec” on your Kovurt VPN:

 

1) Tap the “Settings” icon on your iPhone or iPod Touch.
How Do I Use L2TP/IPSec On Kovurt On My iPhone or iPod Touch?

2) Tap the “VPN” row to enter the VPN settings.
How Do I Use L2TP/IPSec On Kovurt On My iPhone or iPod Touch?

3) Tap the “Add VPN Configuration”.
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4) First, choose the “L2TP” tab at the top. Then enter your details similar to how we have described them in the graphic:
a) Your “Server” will be the “Server” or “IP Address” we sent to you.  For example “us3.kovurt.com” or “uk2.kovurt.com” or “sg3.kovurt.com”.
b) Your “Account” will be the “Username” we sent you, and your “Password” is the same “Password” we sent to you. Remember that this is case-sensitive!
c) Under “Secret” you will add the phrase “mysecurevpn“.
c) After you enter these details, please tap “Save” in the top right.
How Do I Use L2TP/IPSec On Kovurt On My iPhone or iPod Touch?

5) You now have successfully created your new Kovurt VPN account. Your screen will look similar to this. Next, you must tap the “Off” and then it will turn “On” after a few moments. If you receive an error, please repeat step #4 above and ensure your Account and Password were entered correctly.
How Do I Use L2TP/IPSec On Kovurt On My iPhone or iPod Touch?

6) Success! If you see a small, blue “VPN” logo at the top of your iPhone or iPod Touch, you are now connected. Good luck and enjoy the Internet as you Go Kovurt!
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How to setup PPTP VPN on iPad

For our instructions and tutorial, we are using the VPN services from Kovurt.com. You can use any service you like, but we prefer Kovurt.

After you confirmed your Kovurt subscription, we sent you an email. Inside that email you should see something like the following:

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Your VPN Username: username
Your VPN Password: password
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The good news is that you do not need to install any more software. Everything you need is already on your iPad. Follow the easy steps below to start using PPTP on your Kovurt VPN on your iPad:

1) Go into your “Settings” on your iPad and tap “General” and then tap the “Network” link.

 

2) Next tap the “VPN” menu.

3) Tap the “Add VPN Configuration…” link.

4) First, choose the “PPTP” tab at the top. Then enter your details similar to how we have described them in the graphic: your “Server” will be the “Server” or “IP Address” we sent to you. For example “us4.kovurt.com” or “uk3.kovurt.com”. Your “Account” will be the “Username” we sent you, and your “Password” is the same “Password” we sent to you. Remember that this is case-sensitive! After you enter these details, please tap “Save” in the top right.

5) Now go back to your main “settings” area. Click the “Off” on the VPN area and it will turn “On”.

6) Your connection may take a few moments to connect. When you see the smal “VPN” symbol in the top of your iPad, you have successfully connected! If for some reason you can not connect, try clicking the “VPN” button again — sometimes your connection times out and it may take a few extra seconds to make the initial connection.

How to setup L2TP VPN on iPad

For our instructions and tutorial, we are using the VPN services from Kovurt.com. You can use any service you like, but we prefer Kovurt.

After you confirmed your Kovurt subscription, we sent you an email. Inside that email you should see something like the following:

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Your VPN Username: username
Your VPN Password: password
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The good news is that you do not need to install any more software. Everything you need is already on your iPad. Follow the easy steps below to start using “L2TP over IPSec” on your Kovurt VPN on your iPad:

1) Go to your “Settings” and click the “General”. Then tap “Network”.

2) Next, tap the “VPN” selection.

3) Now tap “Add VPN Configuration…”

4) Now tap the “L2TP” menu at the top. You will now need to add the following information:
a) For “Description” you can write “Kovurt”.
b) For “Server” you can choose from dozens of servers. We emailed you a list and you can use somethign like “us6.kovurt.com” or “uk3.kovurt.com” or “jp2.kovurt.com”. You decide which server is best for you.
c) For “Account”, that is the VPN Username we emailed to you. Usually iy is an email address.
d) For “Password”, that is the VPN Password we emailed to you. Please check your email for that password.
e) For “Secret”, you should use “mysecurevpn“.
f) Then click “Save”.

5) Now back in your main “Settings” area, click the “OFF” button next to “VPN”.

6) The VPN will connect and a button at the top of your iPad will say “VPN” when you are fully connected to Kovurt’s Shield network.

How to setup PPTP VPN on Android 4

For our instructions and tutorial, we are using the VPN services from Kovurt.com. You can use any service you like, but we prefer Kovurt.

After you confirmed your Kovurt subscription, we sent you an email. Inside that email you should see something like the following:

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Your VPN Username: username
Your VPN Password: password
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The good news is that you do not need to install any more software. Everything you need is already on your Android 4 device. Follow the easy steps below to start using PPTP on your Kovurt VPN on your Android 4 device:

1) Open your “settings” and then tap the “More…” in the ‘Wireless and Networks’ area.

2) Tap the “VPN” at the top.

3) Then tap “Add VPN Network”.

4) Now you will add your own details to connect to Kovurt:
a) In the “Name” area please type “KOVURT VPN”
b) In the “Type” choose “PPTP”
c) In the “Server address” you can choose one of our many servers to connect. We emailed you a list and you can choose any, such as “uk3.kovurt.com”, “us4.kovurt.com”, us8.kovurt.com”, “sg2.kovurt.com”, or many more.
d) The tap “Save”.

5) Now to turn it on, you should go back to the main “Settings” area and tap “More…” in the ‘Wireless and Networks’ area.

6) Tap the “VPN” choice.

7) Tap “KOVURT VPN”.

8) We emailed you your VPN Username and VPN Password. Please check your email and enter those details here. Then click “Save account information”. Finally, click “Connect”.

9) Your KOVURT VPN will now be connected. Enjoy!

How to setup PPTP VPN on Windows 7

For our instructions and tutorial, we are using the VPN services from Kovurt.com. You can use any service you like, but we prefer Kovurt.

After you confirmed your Kovurt subscription, we sent you an email. Inside that email you should see something like the following:

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Your VPN Username: username
Your VPN Password: password
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The good news is that you do not need to install any more software! Everything you need is already on your computer. Follow the easy steps below to start using Kovurt VPN:

First choose “Network and Sharing Center” from the Control Panel. Then choose “Set up a new connection or network”.
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Then select the “Connect to a workplace”.
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Next you should select “Use my Internet Connection (VPN).”
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Now you should enter the server address of your Kovurt account. You will see those details on the email we sent to you. For the “Destination name” box you can type “Kovurt”.
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Next you should enter your username and password – we sent you those details by email. Then click “Create”.
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Click the “Close” button to return to the “Network and Internet” screen.
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In the “Connect to a network” screen, you should see the Kovurt connection that you have just created.
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Right-click on the Kovurt connection document, and choose “Properties” from the menu.
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In the Kovurt Properties, you should select tab “Security”:
1) click on the Type of VPN – “Point to Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)”
2) click on the Data encryption – “”Optional encryption (connect even if no encryption)”
3) select “Allow these protocols” and tick as shown in the following picture:
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Next select tab “Networking”: put the ticks as shown in the following picture and click “OK”:
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You are now finished! To connect/disconnect to Kovurt, right-click on the connection icon (viewable at Change adapter settings) and select connect/disconnect.

How to setup OpenVPN on Windows 7

For our instructions and tutorial, we are using the VPN services from Kovurt.com. You can use any service you like, but we prefer Kovurt.

If you would like to use the more stable OpenVPN protocol, you will need to first download Kovurt’s special OpenVPN software. Please click this link, register, and download the software.

Follow the instructions in the download to install the software. Installations should take you about 30 seconds and is very easy.

After you registered, we emailed you some brief instructions and they contained your VPN Username and VPN Password like this:

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Your VPN Username: username
Your VPN Password: password
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1. Choose “Save” in your browser
2. Now “Save” the file to your Desktop

3. After the download completes, choose “Open”.


4. Double-click the KovurtPC.exe file

5. Click “OK” to begin extracting and installing Kovurt

6. Click “Next” and follow the instrcutions to continue fully installing the software. You will see a few windows and confirm them to continue.

7. On your Desktop, double-click the OpenVPN GUI icon

8. Go to the bottom of your menu bar and click the red computer icon. A list of locations will open and you can choose one and click “Connect”.

9. Enter your VPN Username and VPN Password. We emailed these to you, so please check your email first!

10. You will see a list of commands and then you will be connected when the red computer icon becomes a green computer icon.

How to setup OpenVPN on Windows Vista

For our instructions and tutorial, we are using the VPN services from Kovurt.com. You can use any service you like, but we prefer Kovurt.

If you would like to use the more stable OpenVPN protocol, you will need to first download Kovurt’s special OpenVPN software. Please click this link, register, and download the software.

Follow the instructions in the download to install the software. Installations should take you about 30 seconds and is very easy.

After you registered, we emailed you some brief instructions and they contained your VPN Username and VPN Password like this:

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Your VPN Username: username
Your VPN Password: password
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1. Choose “Save” in your browser
2. Now “Save” the file to your Desktop

3. After the download completes, choose “Open”.


4. Double-click the KovurtPC.exe file

5. Click “OK” to begin extracting and installing Kovurt

6. Click “Next” and follow the instrcutions to continue fully installing the software. You will see a few windows and confirm them to continue.

7. On your Desktop, double-click the OpenVPN GUI icon

8. Go to the bottom of your menu bar and click the red computer icon. A list of locations will open and you can choose one and click “Connect”.

9. Enter your VPN Username and VPN Password. We emailed these to you, so please check your email first!

10. You will see a list of commands and then you will be connected when the red computer icon becomes a green computer icon.

How to setup PPTP VPN on Windows Vista

For our instructions and tutorial, we are using the VPN services from Kovurt.com. You can use any service you like, but we prefer Kovurt.

1) From the Start button, select “Connect To.”

2) Windows Vista Start menu: Select “Set up a connection or network.”

3) Creating a new VPN connection: Select “Connect to a workplace” and click “Next.”

4) Choosing a connection option: Select “Use my Internet Connection (VPN).”

5) If prompted for “Do you want to use a connection that you already have?”, select “No, create a new connection” and click “Next.”

6) Input the Internet Address and Connection name:
Internet Address: [we emailed you a list of server addresses]
Destination Name: KOVURT VPN

Click “Next.”

7) Input the username and password:
User Name: [Kovurt emailed you the Kovurt VPN Username]
Password: [Kovurt emailed you the Kovurt VPN Password]

8) Click the Create or Next button

9) Click the Close button

10) To connect, click on “Start,” then “Connect to.” Then select the KOVURT VPN connection in the window and click “Connect.”

How to setup OpenVPN on Windows XP

For our instructions and tutorial, we are using the VPN services from Kovurt.com. You can use any service you like, but we prefer Kovurt.

If you would like to use the more stable OpenVPN protocol, you will need to first download Kovurt’s special OpenVPN software. Please click this link, register, and download the software.

Follow the instructions in the download to install the software. Installations should take you about 30 seconds and is very easy.

After you registered, we emailed you some brief instructions and they contained your VPN Username and VPN Password like this:

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Your VPN Username: username
Your VPN Password: password
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Please use the VPN Username and VPN Password to connect to the Kovurt VPN network. Once you are connected, you will have a greater level of privacy and security.

Troubleshooting: When you installed the software, did it give you an error that says “Failed” when you tried to add the configuration files to your computer? If so, please follow these easy steps to fix that:
1) Download the “Configurations” zip file from Kovurt’s support area.
2) Unzip this and add all the contents to your C:OpenVPNconfig folder.
3) Now you can connect to Kovurt easily.