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Use PPTP VPN in Ubuntu

  1. Click the network icon of GNOME panel, select “VPN Connections -> Configure VPN”;

  2. Go to the “VPN” tab and click “Add”;

  3. Select “PPTP” type and “Next”;

  4. You will be prompted to fill the “Gateway(server domain name)”, “user name”, “password” and “name(anything as you like)”, you may keep the “NT Domain” field as blank;

  5. The most important, in some case, you need to click the “Advanced…” button, and select check box “Use Point-to-Point Encryption” then click “OK”.