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Windows 8 VPN Setup Tutorial

VPNUK VPN Connection Software v1.2.2 (Recommended)

Windows 10 VPN

Software version 1.2.2 is a pre-configured, auto updating VPN connection assistant software for Windows. Specifically designed to assist in the creation of a connection to the VPNUK service albeit in just a few clicks. Version 1.2.2 is an easy to use, all in one connection manager. Furthermore, the software offers users a highly configurable OpenVPN connection through all available protocols and ports. Additionally, connections through PPTP, L2TP, IKEv2 are also compatible with v1.2.2. WireGuard® will be automatically integrated into the software suite soon. Every time an update is made available to the software or connection, users will be prompted to update. Auto updates ensures users will always have the very latest version of our software.

About Software version 1.2.2

Version 1.2.2 is an all in one, feature rich, VPN connection management solution. Specifically, it ensures users are able to add unlimited connection profiles, and change VPN server location. Users can easily switch between the available connection protocols and ports, including obfuscated connections. Further options include, Kill Switch, Third Party DNS Routing, and MTU alterations. The Quick Launch screen makes switching between connection profiles easy. Setting up your connection is very straight forward with VPNUK v1.2.2. The VPNUK support team are also available to assist you install and setup this software through our Live Help and Remote Assistance service.

Built in Obfuscation

Users where strict online restrictions exist can choose to connect to the VPNUK service through an obfuscated connection. VPNUK Obfuscation has been configured to work alongside an OpenVPN connection and will protect you against DPI attempts. Specifically designed to assist anyone suffering problems with network restrictions or strict firewalls blocking VPN connections. Its strongly recommended to use a VPNUK obfuscation connection, specifically if you connect to the VPNUK service from the Middle East, China or any other country or network that has strict internet access policies in place.

OpenVPN Setup Tutorial

Standalone OpenVPN

If you do not want to use the highly configurable and OpenVPN compatible VPNUK software, you can download and install or use your existing version of OpenVPN. If you do not have OpenVPN you can download it from our server or directly from the OpenVPN Community downloads location and then follow our easy to setup tutorial. OpenVPN 2.4.10 is the last release from OpenVPN for the 2.4 version of OpenVPN. You can also download the new OpenVPN 2.5 from the OpenVPN Community, the following  guide will show you, step by step, how to install and configure a stndalone OpenVPN connection for use with VPNUK.

WireGuard® VPN Connection

WireGuard and the WireGuard logo are registered trademarks of Jason A. Donenfeld.

WireGuard® is an extremely simple yet fast and modern VPN that utilizes state-of-the-art cryptography. It aims to be faster, simpler, leaner, and more useful than IPsec, while avoiding the massive headache. It intends to be considerably more performant than OpenVPN. WireGuard® is designed as a general purpose VPN for running on embedded interfaces and super computers alike, fit for many different circumstances. Initially released for the Linux kernel, it is now cross-platform (Windows, macOS, BSD, iOS, Android) and widely deployable. It is currently under heavy development, but already it might be regarded as the most secure, easiest to use, and simplest VPN solution in the industry. “WireGuard” and the “WireGuard” logo are registered trademarks of Jason A. Donenfeld. WireGuard® is available and should always be updated from the developers website at wireguard.com

OpenConnect / AnyConnect SSL Software GUI.

VPNUK has compatibility and support for OpenConnect and Cisco AnyConnect VPN connections. This connection provides an SSL VPN, that utilies TLS and DTLS for secure session establishment, and is compatible with the CISCO AnyConnect SSL VPN protocol. These tutorials are based on the OpenConnect GUI and Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client, a graphical client of AnyConnect for the Microsoft Windows system. Setup is very straight forward and always secure.

Setup Windows 10 VPN Connections

Manual VPN Setup Tutorials.

Our [Download not found] is the easiest way to setup your VPN on Windows O/S. However, if you are unable to install our software for any reason or would prefer to setup your VPN manually please follow one of the following tutorials.Setting up a manual VPN connection using the Windows 10 VPN setup wizard is a very simple procedure. We have created a step by step setup tutorial for all three of the Windows 10 native VPN connectionn types that we support. We are also available around the clock to assist you install and setup these connections through our Live Help and Remote Assistance service.

VPNUK Smart DNSSmartDNS Setup Tutorial.

The VPNUK Smart DNS service is a brilliant way to access certain web sites and services including streaming media and social networking services. The VPNUK Smart DNS services works on virtually every kind of system or device, this includes Smart TV’s and Games Consoles! You can now bypass the need to log in or even create a VPN connection. In order to connect to the VPNUK Smart DNS service you only have to to make one small edit to the connection settings of the system or device you would like to connect.

What are the benefits of the VPNUK Smart DNS service

Using VPNUK Smart DNS and its ever expanding whitelist of available services is a brilliant way of maintaining a low ping time and high speed in countries that have poor routing, throttle or even filter VPN connections. If you do not require the additional security of a VPN connection you are now able to connect to your VPNUK account through the VPNUK Smart DNS service. Another massive benefit with our Smart DNS service is that you can access content from multiple countries without having to switch server IP, the Smart DNS service does all of that for you in the background without you even realising!