The Kindle Fire HD (2nd Generation) and Kindle Fire HDX that runs on OS4 supports VPN via PPTP and L2TP protocols. The instruction below will guide you on how to connect to our VPN service via the PPTP protocol.
Note: Amazon has removed the option to setup VPN directly on Kindle Fire devices from OS5 onwards. If you are on OS5 and above, you can still setup the VPN service via our MPN VPN Manager App following the guide here: MPN VPN Manager App for Kindle Fire
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Swipe down the notification bar to access the Quick Settings page and then tap on Wireless.
Now tap on VPN.
Tap on Add a VPN Profile.
Note: If your device is running on OS 4.5, tap on the + icon at the top right corner of your screen.
Enter the VPN details as below:
Name: MPN GBR
Server address: gbr.mypn.co
Ensure PPP encryption (MPPE) is checked
Tap on Save to save the connection.
If you are trying to connect to our USA based service, please change the description accordingly (i.e. MPN USA) and change the servername to be usa.mypn.co
A full list of all our servers can be found on our in this Knowledge Base Article.
You should now see the newly created VPN profile on your screen.Tap on it to connect.
You will be prompted to enter your MPN username and password, these are the details that you registered with us.
Tap on the Save account information checkbox and then Connect.
The VPN will now attempt to connect.
Once connected you will see a key logo in the top left hand corner. Once you see that, you can go straight to the site or launch the TV apps of your choice.
How to disconnect?
If you would like to disconnect from our VPN service, swipe down the notification bar and tap on the active VPN connection.
Now tap on Disconnect.
Unfortunately, it does not always go to plan! If it does not connect, please try rebooting your Internet router (if you are using one) and also completely power off your device and then switch it back on.
Failing that, you can try connecting to our service via our L2TP protocol or via our VPN Manager App that runs on SSL OpenVPN protocol. We have prepared some instructions which will guide you on how to set these up, they can be found on the following links: