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How Configure MAC client for L2TP / IPSEC VPN

1. Go to System Preference of your Mac and click on the Network option:
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2. Click on the ‘+’ sign at bottom left corner:
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3. Choose the following from the drop down list:
Interface: VPN
VPN: L2TP over IPSec

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4. Key in your VPN server public IP address, and your VPN user name as ‘Account Name’ and then click on the ‘Authentication Settings’ button:
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5. At the prompted windows, put in the following and click on the ok button to save it:
Password: Your VPN user’s password
Shared Secret: Your Pre-shared key
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6. Click on the ‘Advanced’ button:
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7. Tick the ‘Send all traffic over VPN connection’ check box:
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8. Click on the ‘Apply’ button and then click on the ‘Connect’ button to start your VPN Connection 8

9. You can go to websites such as http://www.whatismyip.com to confirm that your VPN connection is now working.

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