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1. Create new VPN connection

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Open your system preferences in your Applications folder

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Click on Networks

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On the left column near the bottom, click the "+" button to create a new connection.

2. Configure connection

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  1. In the selection list, choose "VPN"
  2. Select PPTP
  3. Enter a name, e.g. "TowerVPN"
  4. Once done, click "Create".
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Now the connection should be created and appear on the left. Enter the following settings in the main configuration area.

  1. Enter the hostname or IP of the server you wish to use. See servers list.
    e.g. losangeles1.towervpn.com
  2. Enter your TowerVPN username:
    Login to see your username.
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Now click Authentication Settings

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  1. Enter your VPN password:
    Login to see your VPN password.
    Note: (This is not your TowerVPN account password)
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Now click Advanced

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Check the box Send all traffic over VPN connection

Click OK to close this window.

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Check the box Show VPN status in menu bar

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Click Apply to save this connection.

3. Connect and disconnect

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In your menu bar, locate the new VPN icon and click on it to either connect, or disconnect from TowerVPN.