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Manual PPTP Setup for iOS

Updated on: 2017-06-25 12:35:13 UTC


Our VPN for iOS immediately protects your internet privacy and security while giving you full internet freedom and instant access to content streaming.

To download and install SaferVPN for iOS automatically: SAFERVPN FOR IOS

To manually set up PPTP protocol to SaferVPN directly in the iOS system, follow our step by step guide detailed below:

Note that iOS 10 and above do not support this protocol anymore.


  1. Go to Settings.


  2. Tap on General.
  3. Click VPN.
  4. Choose Add a VPN configuration.


  5. In the following screen choose PPTP as the type, name the Description "SaferVPN" (or another descriptive name).


  6. For the Server field, choose the desired one from the following list and enter the value under Hostname.
  7. Type your VPN account Username in the Account field.
  8. Type your VPN account Password in the Password field.
  9. Make sure Encryption Level is set to Automatic and Send All Traffic should be ON.
  10. Tap Save.

To Connect

  1. From the VPN screen (Settings > General) turn SaferVPN connection to ON.


  2. Wait while it connects.


  3. Confirm that the connection is on by checking its Status.
  4. You will also notice the VPN badge on the title bar.

Need help installing our VPN on another device? Check out our: VPN for Windows, VPN for MAC, VPN for iOS, VPN for Android, VPN Router, and our VPN Chrome Extension.

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