How to set up ExpressVPN for your Boxee Box

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This tutorial guide will walk you through the steps to set up a VPN on your Boxee Box with the PPTP protocol.

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Find your ExpressVPN account credentials
Configure your Boxee Box with the VPN


Find your ExpressVPN account credentials

In order to use ExpressVPN on your Windows Phone, you will need a server address, your account credentials, and the IPSec pre-shared key. This section of the tutorial will show you how to find all of this information.

Open the Welcome Email you received when you signed up for ExpressVPN. Click the link in the email.

open the welcome email

If you can’t find the link, log in to your account here.

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Once you’ve clicked the link in the welcome email or logged into the website, click on Set Up ExpressVPN on the Active Subscriptions page.

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Click on Manual Config on the left side of the screen and then select PPTP & L2TP-IPSec on the right. This will show you your usernamepassword, and a list of server addresses around the world.

Please note this information as you will need it to set up your VPN profile.

copy pptp and l2tp info

Need help? Contact the ExpressVPN Support Team for immediate assistance.

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Configure your Boxee Box with the VPN

Open the Boxee Box menu and select the Settings cog.

access boxee box settings

In the Settings menu, select Network.

select network

From the Network menu, select VPN.

vpn for boxee

To configure your VPN connection, set the Connect Type as PPTP.

Enter your server addressusername, and password from earlier.

Check the box for “Encryption required”.

Then click Connect.

vpn details for boxee

Awesome! Your Boxee Box is now connected to the VPN.

Need help? Contact the ExpressVPN Support Team for immediate assistance.

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