Your IP Address is: Your Location: United States

Mac OSX 10.4 L2TP Setup Instructions

  1. Open the Applications folder.
  2. Open "Internet Connect".
  3. If you see a padlock with the text "VPN (L2TP)", continue with the next step. If you do not see such a padlock, you have to add it: open the menu, choose "File" and then "New VPN Connection". You will be asked to choose between "L2TP over IPsec" and "PPTP". Select "L2TP over IPsec".
  4. Click on the padlock with the text "VPN (L2TP)".
  5. In the "Configuration" pull-down menu, select "Edit configurations...".
  6. Update the connection details for your L2TP connection:
    • Description: (Generic title for the connection)
    • Server Address: (Find the VPN Server Addresses on our Network Details page)
    • Account Name: (Your VPN Username. Note that you can view your VPN username and password in the member's area. Your VPN login credentials are different from your IronSocket website log-in credentials.)
    • Enter "ironsocket" for the Shared Secret
  7. Save settings.
  8. Click "Connect".
  9. You may be asked to enter your Keychain password.
  10. The L2TP/IPsec connection will be set up.