VPNUK : VPN Personal IP Specialists : Setup Boxee Pptp

Setup Boxee Pptp

Setting up PPTP access on a D-Link Boxee Box.

The following instructions go step by step through the creation process of a PPTP connection on a D-Link Boxee Box. The D-Link Boxee Box currently only supports a PPTP connection. If you have any problems with this connection type we strongly recommend using a DD-WRT connection.

1. Config Settings

Open the menu and senect the ‘Config’ option.

2. Network

Click onto the ‘ Network’ option.

3. VPN

Select ‘VPN’ from the networking menu.

4. Connection Type

Select PPTP (Boxee only supports PPTP)

5. Server

Enter your VPNUK server address. You can find the server information in your ‘Welcome to VPNUK’ email or in the ‘Client CP‘ on the VPNUK website.

6. Account

Enter your VPNUK login username.

7. Password

Enter your VPNUK login password.

8. Encryption Required

Set Encryption to ‘Enabled’.

9. Connect…

Select to Connect.

10. Status

Once connected the Connect status will change to ‘Disconnect’.

11.Connection Status

Whilst you are connected to the VPNUK account you will see a VPN confirmation icon in the lower left of the menu screen.