VyprVPN L2TP/IPsec VPN Setup for Android 4.X

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WARNING: Many Android 4.0.x Ice Cream Sandwich devices are unable to establish a L2TP/IPsec connection. This is a known issue with Android - Ice Cream Sandwich. Google is currently working on an update to address this problem. Read more about the issue here.

How to Configure

  1. Open the menu and choose Settings
  2. Tap Wireless and Network or Wireless Controls, depending on your version of Android
  3. Tap VPN Settings
  4. Tap Add VPN
  5. Tap Add L2TP/IPsec PSK VPN
  6. Tap VPN Name and type in descriptive name
  7. Tap Set VPN Server and enter a server hostname from the list here.
  8. Tap Set IPSec pre-shared key and enter "thisisourkey"
  9. Uncheck Enable L2TP secret
  10. Open the menu and choose Save

How to Connect

  1. Open the menu and choose Settings
  2. Tap Wireless and Network or Wireless Controls, depending on your version of Android
  3. Tap the VPN configuration from the list
  4. Enter your username and password (use correct capitalization)
  5. Tap Remember user name
  6. Tap Connect

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