L2TP installation on Windows XP

We recommend to use Le VPN for Windows application to easily install Le VPN with support of all VPN protocols.


1) Click “Start” then “Control Panel”

2) Click “Network and Internet Connections” (skip if not there)

3) Click “Network Connections”

4) Under “Network Tasks” in the left column, click “Create a new connection”, then “Next”

5) Select “Connect to the network at my workplace” then “Next”

6) Select “Virtual Private Network connection” then “Next”

7) Type a descriptive name in the “Company Name” field, for example “Le VPN UK”

8) In the “Host name” field, enter uk.le-vpn.com (for the UK server), fr.le-vpn.com(for the French server) etc for other countries and click “Next”.

You can find the full list of servers here.

9) Select “My Use Only” if this is only for your Windows user account, or “Anyone’s Use” if there are other Windows accounts that should have access to this Le VPN account

10) To have a Le VPN shortcut added to your desktop, click “Add a shortcut”

11) Click “Finish”

12) In the “Connect” window, click “Properties”

13) On the “Networking” tab, change the dropdown box from “Automatic” to “L2TP IPSec VPN”

14) In the “Security” tab, click on “IPSec settings”, enable “Use pre-shared key for authentication” and enter “levpnsecret” in “key field”

15) Press “OK” twice

16) Download and execute the following file:

17) Reboot your Windows


1) Double-click the VPN icon on your desktop

2) Type in your Le VPN Login and Password (received in activation email) in their respective fields

3) Click “Connect”

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Installation instructions for other devices