How To Connect to an L2TP VPN Using MacOS or iOS
I will show you how to connect to an L2TP VPN using MacOS or iOS.
Checkout this post on how to setup an L2TP VPN if you don’t already have an L2TP VPN setup..
The process is very similar for all operating systems. You should only need the following information for Mac, iOS, Linux, Android and Windows
|IP where USG is located||Get your IP from this site|
Configuring L2TP Client On iOS
Start out by going to
Settings on iOS and then select
Add VPN Configuration...
Enter your information as follows.
|Server||Get your IP from this site|
|RSA SecurID||Leave Unchecked|
|Send All Traffic||Check this only if you want all traffic to be routed through the VPN.|
Done when complete.
Remote VPN or whatever you named it and then turn the
Status switch to the on position.
Configuring L2TP Client On MacOS
Start by opening
System Preferences in MacOS.
Network from the
System Preferences menu.
+ to add a network.
Create when you have the information entered.
|Server Address||Get your IP from this site|
Authentication Settings... when complete.
OK when finished.
If you would like to send all traffic through this connection, that checkbox is under
Apply and then
You should now be able to connect to the L2TP VPN.
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