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L2TP (VPN) for Google Android

In order to set up a connection to proxy.sh L2TP servers (with IpSec support) on Google Android, you need to follow the same steps as described for establishing a connection to proxy.sh PPTP servers on Google Android, following the guide linked here.

Nevertheless, instead of selecting PPTP as VPN method, you will need to select 'L2TP/IPSec PSK VPN' and enter the L2TP secret key. The 15 easy steps described below should help you enough to arrange that.

1. Open Settings and click on Wireless Controls.

2. Click on VPN Settings.

3. Click on Add VPN.

4. Choose L2TP/IPSec PSK VPN.

5. In the VPN Name field, enter Proxy.sh.

6. In the Set VPN Server field, enter the proxy.sh L2TP IP address given in your welcome email or your panel's product details.

7. Set IPSec pre-shared key to "security".

8. Uncheck Enable L2TP secret.

9. Click Save.

10. Open Settings and click on Wireless Controls.

11. Click on Proxy.sh.

12. In the Username: field, enter your proxy.sh VPN username.

13. In the Password: field, enter your proxy.sh VPN password.

14. Click Remember username.

15. Click Connect.

You should be all done now! Don't hesitate to get in touch with us if you have any further question. Nevertheless the central idea for setting up L2TP is to follow the guide for PPTP and yet to check L2TP/IPSec instead of PPTP while configuring your network access.

NB: If you encounter difficulties to connect with L2TP, please try to switch to OpenVPN. OpenVPN is more reliable, more secure and more flexible. OpenVPN also allows you to try various ports, including 'discreet' ones such as TCP 443. Below, you will find an aggregate of useful guides and articles that will help you troubleshoot your problems, should you have any.

Guide for setting up OpenVPN with default client on Google Android.
I cannot find the .ovpn and .crt files necessary for OpenVPN. Where are they?
No matter how hard I try, I cannot succesfully connect to OpenVPN.
I can't access any website through my browser while connected to VPN.
I am connected to the VPN but my IP is not yet hidden. Help!
I am having some kind of other problem. Where can I find some help?
How can I find the local log files of my VPN client?

If you still cannot connect successfully, please open a support ticket and include either a copy of your logs or a screenshot of your configuration and encountered errors. Logs can usually be found in software menus or settings, as well as their directories of installation (.log or .txt files). If you do not include a log or a screenshot, it will be hard for us to help you resolve the issues you have with connecting to our network.
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