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

Please note that whilst the instructions below were done on Neverware CloudReady build and tested successfully both on this and ArnoldTheBat version, the instructions might differ compared to other Chrome OS builds.

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Getting Started

 

Click the status area at the bottom of your screen, where your account picture is located and select Settings.

 

In the Internet connection section, click Add connection . Select OpenVPN / L2TP.


VPN Settings

 

In the Add private network box that appears, fill in the information as shown below:

Server hostname: GBR.mypn.co
Service name: This can be anything you want to name this connection, for example, MPN GBR
Provider type: L2TP/IPsec + pre-shared key
Pre-shared key: private

Username: Your MPN Username
Password:  Your MPN Password

Check the Save identity and password checkbox if you want to save your VPN credentials.

Note:If you wish to use our Free service, the servername that you need to use is fre.mypn.co and your connection will be rotated between different countries we have in our Free VPN cluster.

The example shown is to connect to our GBR server therefore the servername used is gbr.mypn.co however, if you wish to connect to a different country, please refer to our complete list of servers

Save the settings and click on Connect.


Connecting to VPN

 

Once connected, you can check the status of the VPN connection by clicking on the status area , and you will see Connected to MPN GBR.

 

To disconnect the VPN connection, click on Connected to MPN GBR and then click Disconnect.

 

To reconnect to the VPN in the future, click on status area and click on VPN disconnected.

 

Under OpenVPN / L2TP , click on MPN GBR to connect.

 


Need to change something?

 

If you have entered the wrong username and password or you want to change the server name, just follow the steps below to make changes:

1. Click the status area at the bottom of your screen, where your account picture is located. Select Settings .

2. In the Internet connection section, click Private network . Select MPN GBR.

 

3. A window with the connection name i.e. MPN GBR will appear.

If you would like to change the server hostname, simply click on the editable text box and enter the new server address.

Note:If you wish to use our Free service, the servername that you need to use is fre.mypn.co and your connection will be rotated between different countries we have in our Free VPN cluster.

To connect to a different country, please refer to our complete list of servers

If you would like to change the saved credentials, click on Configure and you can change the username and password.

Once done and click Close to save the settings.


Any problems?

 

Unfortunately it doesn’t always go to plan!

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