PPTP Mac OS X Setup Guide

The following guide outlines the steps necessary to install & configure BoxPN using PPTP on your Mac OS X Computer:

1.    Open System Preferences and click on to "Network":

2.    Click the “+” button on the Network Connections pane:

3.    Select the following from the drop-down menu:

  • Interface:  VPN
  • VPN Type:  PPTP
  • Service Name:  BoxPN <Location> PPTP  (Ie.  BoxPN Germany PPTP)

4.    Enter the BoxPN server address for the location you wish to connect to (View the complete, and current list of available servers here - https://boxpn.com/cabinet/pptp-configs). Example:  For Boxpn Germany; "ff-de.boxpnservers.com".  Enter your BoxPN VPN account username, then select "Authentication Settings":

5.    Enter your BoxPN account password, and select "OK":

6.    Select "Advanced":

7.   Select "Send all traffic over VPN connection", and select "OK":

8.    Click "Apply":

9.    Leave the option to show status in the menu bar checked:

10.   Click "Connect" to start initiating the connection between your computer and the BoxPN VPN servers.

Your connection is now successful; and all of your online activities are 100% secure and anonymous while connected to BoxPN.


If you have any questions, or experience any issues while installing and setting up your PC to connect to the BoxPN VPN servers; please contact our Support Team anytime.