Android 4.0+

Step-by-step guide to Android setup for proXPN

Follow the instructions below to activate proXPN on your Android device. If you need any help whatsoever (including with other Android versions), please contact our support team by clicking here.

 

PREMIUM ACCOUNTS ONLY

To access proXPN on your mobile device, you must have a Premium Account. Please sign up for one or upgrade from your Basic Account to continue.

 

Create Account

 

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Step 1

To begin, open your Settings screen and choose "More..." below "Wireless & Networks".

 

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Step 2

Choose "VPN".

 

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Step 3

You may be prompted to set up a PIN or password for your device. If this is the case, once you have set up your PIN, you will automatically be brought back to the VPN setup screen to continue.

Otherwise, continue to Step 4.

 

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Step 4

Choose "Add VPN Network".

 

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Step 5

Enter a network name, then select "PPTP" in the dropdown and enter the proXPN server location you would like to use (see list below). Make sure "PPP encryption (MPPE)" is checked. There is no need to edit the advanced options. You will be prompted for credentials later. Select "Save" to continue.

Once done, hit "Save" in the top right-hand corner.

proXPN PPTP Locations:
Dallas: pptp-d.proxpn.com
Chicago: pptp-chi.proxpn.com
Los Angeles: pptp-la.proxpn.com
Miami: pptp-mfl.proxpn.com
New York (1): pptp-ny.proxpn.com
New York (2): pptp-bny.proxpn.com
Seattle: pptp-bse.proxpn.com
Czech Republic: pptp-cz.proxpn.com
Netherlands: pptp-nl.proxpn.com
Singapore: pptp-sg.proxpn.com
Sweden: pptp-swe.proxpn.com
United Kingdom: pptp-uk.proxpn.com

 

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Step 6

Selecting the proXPN entry will show the connection dialog. Enter your username and password. If you want, check the box to save your account information. Click "Connect" to continue.

 

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Step 7

Once "Connected" is printed below the network name, you are connected to proXPN.

 

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Step 8

Verify your connection by looking for the key icon in the notification area.

That's it! Your Android device is now connected via proXPN!