iPhone PPTP VPN Setup (iOS 6 and below)

Modified on: Thu, 9 Jul, 2015 at 1:12 PM


Setting up your iPhone to connect to My Private Network should take 5 minutes with these simple step-by-step instructions. 

Remember, you need an existing internet connection to connect to My Private Network. Make sure your iPhone is connected to the internet and that you are able to browse the web.




Getting Started


Select Settings from Main Screen.


Select General


Select Network


Select VPN


Select Add VPN Configuration



PPTP Connection Configuration


On the Add Configuration panel, ensure you select PPTP at the top.


Then enter the following settings:

Description: MPN GBR

Server: gbr.mypn.co

Note: If you want to connect to any of our other servers, i.e. our USA servers, simply change the server name, please refer to our complete list of servers.

Account: Your My Private Network Username

Password: Your My Private Network Password

RSA SecurID: OFF

Encryption Level: Auto

Send all traffic: ON

Proxy should be Off

Double check that you have entered everything correctly and then click on Save.


Enabling VPN Connection


To connect to our service turn on the VPN Connection by sliding the VPN ON/OFF button on your device to the ON position.



You are connected


Once you have connected successfully, you will be able to see VPN logo at top right of your iPhone screen.



Other locations


If you want to connect to any of our other servers, ie our USA servers, simply change the server name, please refer to our complete list of servers.


Any problems?


Unfortunately it doesn't always go to plan!

If you have any problems or can't get connected, please email us at support@my-private-network.co.uk. We'll get back to you as soon as possible and try to help.


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