monkeyVPN Desktop App for Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8

Skip the manual setup! The monkeyVPN desktop app lets you easily switch between VPN servers and VPN protocols.

  • Connect and disconnect your VPN connection with a single click
  • Quickly change VPN server locations
  • Easily change VPN protocols and settings
Download monkeyVPN for Windows

 

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     Setup monkeyVPN manually using the following instructions, no software installation required:

Setting up monkeyVPN under Windows 7

To setup your monkeyVPN connection on Windows 7 go to "Start -> Control Panel".

Connecting to a PPTP VPN in Windows 7 and Vista - Setup PPTP VPN in Windows 7 and Vista

Click "View network status and tasks".

View network status and tasks - Setup PPTP VPN in Windows 7 and Vista

Click "Set up a new connection or network".

Setting up a new connection - Setup PPTP VPN in Windows 7 and Vista

Click "Connect to a workplace. Set up a dial-up or VPN connection to your". Click "Next".

Connect to a workplace through VPN - Setup PPTP VPN in Windows 7 and Vista

Choose "Use my Internet connection (VPN)".

Use my Internet connection through a VPN - Setup PPTP VPN in Windows 7 and Vista

Enter the following data:

  1. "Internet address": us.monkeyvpn.com
  2. "Destination name": "monkeyVPN".
  3. Mark checkbox "Don't connect now; just set it up so I can connect later".
  4. Click Next

IP address of the PPTP VPN connection - Setup PPTP VPN in Windows 7 and Vista

Enter the following data:

  1. "User name": your monkeyVPN Username for your VPN account. The username was shown to you after completed payment and also sent to your email.
  2. "Password": your monkeyVPN Password. The password was shown to you after completed payment and also sent to your email.
  3. Mark checkbox "Show characters" to simplify password entry and also mark checkbox "Remember this password", if you do not want to enter it again each time you connect.

User name and password for PPTP VPN - Setup PPTP VPN in Windows 7 and Vista

Your monkeyVPN connection is now created. You can connect to the VPN immediately.

VPN connection is successfully created - Setup PPTP VPN in Windows 7 and Vista

To connect to monkeyVPN click the network icon in the system tray and click on the "Connect" button.

Connect to PPTP VPN - Setup PPTP VPN in Windows 7 and Vista

In the following window click "Properties" and select the "Options" tab. Then unmark "Include Windows logon domain".

Options tab - VPN connection properties - Setup PPTP VPN in Windows 7 and Vista

Select the tab "Security", in the field "Type of VPN" choose "Point to Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)". And press button "OK".

Security tab - VPN connection properties - Setup PPTP VPN in Windows 7 and Vista

In this windows just press the "Connect" button.

Connecting to a VPN network - Setup PPTP VPN in Windows 7 and Vista

Congratulations! You have successfully setup and connected to monkeyVPN!

 

Tips & Recommendations from monkeyVPN

  1. Check the IP address after successful connection.
  2. If you have problems setting up your connection or connecting to monkeyVPN, please see our Knowledge Base

 

Not working? Please contact monkeyVPN Support

We will gladly answer and help you!

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