How to Setup BulletVPN L2TP Manually on Windows 8

1. Right-click on the "Lan / Wifi icon" from the System tray and select "Open Network and Sharing Center."


2. Click on "Set up a new connection or network."


3. Click on "Connect to a workplace" and click "Next."


4. Click on "Use my Internet connection (VPN)."


5. Insert the following info:

  • Insert the desired server address in the Server name or Server address box. You can choose one of our servers from the list here
  • Insert destination name as "BulletVPN."
  • Check "Remember my credentials."
  • Check "Allow other people to use this connection."
  • Click "Create."




6. Click on "Change Adapter Settings" from the "Network and Sharing Center." Right-click on BulletVPN L2TP connection, select Properties.



7. Right click on 'BulletVPN connection', select 'Properties'.


8. Click on the Security tab and select "Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol with IPsec (L2TP/IPsec)" from the "Type of VPN" drop down menu.


9. Click on Advanced Settings, then select "Use preshared key for authentication" and insert "bulletvpn" in the Key box.



10. Select "Optional encryption (connect even if no encryption)" from the “Data encryption” drop-down menu.



11. Insert the following info:

  • Click on the “Networking” tab.
  • Uncheck "Internet Protocol Version 6 (TCP/IPv6)" and "File and Printer Sharing for Microsoft Networks."
  • Click "OK."




12. Click on Wifi / Lan icon from the System tray.



13. Click on the "BulletVPN" connection and click "Connect."



14. Insert your email address and the password provided by "BulletVPN," then click "OK."



15. VPN connection will establish after verifying account details.



16. You are connected now.



17.  To disconnect VPN, click on Lan / Wifi icon from the System tray. Click on VPN connection and click "Disconnect."



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