How to Setup Free VPN in Windows 10

Free VPN in Windows 10

Windows 10 facilitates it’s users to use vpn service either free or paid. A free VPN is useful for normal uses only but for business uses a paid one is better. VPN Stands for Virtual Private Network. A VPN is very useful for many security reasons. The common use of VPN is to create a secure connection from PC to server.

Windows built-in tool is also one of the best tool available. There are various steps to set-up a VPN using the Windows built-in tool. So, let’s begin:

  • Go to Start Menu.
  • Click on Settings.
  • Head over to Network & Internet.
  • Then click on VPN, from left hand side.
  • You’ll see the following options.

    Free VPN in Windows 10
    Free VPN in Windows 10
  • Now Click on Add a VPN Connection.
  • Then the crucial part comes

    Free VPN in Windows 10
    Free VPN in Windows 10
  • First of all, go to www.vpnbook.com/freevpns. The head over to Free PPTP VPN. We’ve a bunch of options that can be used. On the bottom, you’ll see us1.vpnbook.com, ca222.vpnbook.com, fr1.vpnbook.com, Username and Password. We’ll need that in upcoming steps.
  • Now let’s fill up the details.
    VPN Provider: Windows (built-in)
    Connection Name: “Fill up with desired name”
    Server name or address: Us1.vpnbook.com (for US VPN), ca222.vpnbook.com (for canada VPN) and fr1.vpnbook.com (for france VPN)
    VPN Type: Point to Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
    Type of sign-in info: User name and Password
    Leave other fields blank.
  • Finally click on Save Button.
  • Now you can see the VPN you created just below the add a VPN connection. Click on it.
  • Then click on Connect.
  • A username and password box will appear.
  • Now fill in the box with username and password fromĀ www.vpnbook.com/freevpns.
  • Click on OK.
  • This may take some time to connect.
www.vpnbook.com/freevpns
www.vpnbook.com/freevpns

If you want more security and features, there is an Advanced option available. From there you can setup Public or Private VPN, Edit connection properties, Clear sign-in info and change the VPN Proxy settings.

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