MAC OSMAC - set up

  1. Open the System Preferences window on your computer.
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  2. Click on the "Network" icon under the heading "Internet & Network".
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  3. Unlock the network configuration by using your personal admin details and then click on "OK"
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  4. Click on the Add button (+)
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  5. Set the"Interface" as VPN, VPN Type as PPTP and type in GuardMyIP.com in the "Service Name:" field. Then click on "Create".
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  6. Configure your VPN according to the screen shot below. See Welcome Email for server address and Enter your GuardMyIP account username. Then click on the "Authentication Settings" button.
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  7. Choose Password option and type your GuardMyIP.com Account Password. Then click on "OK" and push the "Advanced..." button.
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  8. Tick all the check boxes in "Session Options" and click on the "OK" button.
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  9. Close your Network Configuration window. Right click on the VPN icon in the top system tray and choose "Connect VPN (PPTP)".
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  10. To reconnect to this VPN service right click on the VPN icon in the top system tray and choose "Connect VPN (PPTP)".
    You are now connected to a secure GuardMyIP server. You can disconnect and reconnect as often as you wish and set up multiple server connections for different IP server locations (see step 6.)

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