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Google Chromebook PPTP

Chromebooks with the Play Store can connect to PPTP VPN services.

  • At the bottom right, select the time.
  • Select Settings Settings.
  • Scroll down and select Google Play Store.
  • Select Manage Android Preferences.
  • Scroll down and select PPTP VPN.
  • In the upper right, select Add Add.
  • In the box that appears, fill in the info. If you’re using your Chromebook with an organization, you might need to get this information from your administrator.
      ‐ Name: This can be anything you want to name this connection. For example: “Work VPN.”
      ‐ Server address: (click plus sign to show addresses)

    PPTP Server Address Locations

    USA pptp VPN Gateways

    pptp.ashburn.witopia.net (Reston, VA)
    pptp.atlanta.witopia.net (Atlanta, GA)
    pptp.baltimore.witopia.net (Baltimore, MD)
    PPTP.boston.witopia.net (Boston, MA)
    pptp.chicago.witopia.net (Chicago, IL)
    pptp.dallas.witopia.net (Dallas, TX)
    pptp.kansascity.witopia.net (Kansas City, MO)
    pptp.lasvegas.witopia.net (Las Vegas, NV)
    pptp.longbeach.witopia.net (Long Beach, CA)
    pptp.losangeles.witopia.net (Los Angeles, CA)
    pptp.miami.witopia.net (Miami, FL)
    pptp.newark.witopia.net (Newark, NJ)
    pptp.newyork.witopia.net (New York, NY)
    pptp.portland.witopia.net (Portland, OR)
    pptp.phoenix.witopia.net (Phoenix, AZ)
    pptp.redding.witopia.net (Redding, CA)
    pptp.sanfrancisco.witopia.net (San Francisco, CA)
    pptp.seattle.witopia.net (Seattle, WA)
    pptp.washingtondc.witopia.net (Washington, DC)

    Canada pptp VPN Gateways

    pptp.montreal.witopia.net (Montreal, Canada)
    pptp.toronto.witopia.net (Toronto, Canada)
    pptp.vancouver.witopia.net (Vancouver, Canada)

    Central/South America pptp VPN Gateways

    pptp.mexicocity.witopia.net (Mexico City, Mexico)
    pptp.saopaulo.witopia.net (Sao Paulo, Brazil)

    Europe pptp VPN Gateways

    pptp.amsterdam.witopia.net (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
    PPTP.Barcelona.witopia.net (Barcelona,Spain)
    pptp.berlin.witopia.net (Berlin, Germany)
    pptp.brussels.witopia.net (Brussels, Belgium)
    pptp.bucharest.witopia.net (Bucharest, Romania)
    pptp.copenhagen.witopia.net (Copenhagen, Denmark)
    pptp.dublin.witopia.net (Dublin, Ireland)
    pptp.frankfurt.witopia.net (Frankfurt, Germany)
    pptp.helsinki.witopia.net (Helsinki, Finland)
    pptp.istanbul.witopia.net (Istanbul, Turkey)
    pptp.kiev.witopia.net (Kiev, Ukraine)
    pptp.kristiansand.witopia.net
    pptp.lisbon.witopia.net (Lisbon, Portugal)
    pptp.london.witopia.net (London, United Kingdom)
    pptp.luxembourg.witopia.net (Luxembourg)
    pptp.madrid.witopia.net (Madrid, Spain)
    pptp.manchester.witopia.net (Manchester, United Kingdom)
    pptp.milan.witopia.net (Milan, Italy)
    pptp.moscow.witopia.net (Moscow, Russian Federation)
    pptp.paris.witopia.net (Paris, France)
    pptp.prague.witopia.net (Prague, Czech Republic)
    pptp.riga.witopia.net (Riga, Latvia)
    pptp.rome.witopia.net (Rome, Italy)
    pptp.stockholm.witopia.net (Stockholm, Sweden)
    pptp.vilnius.witopia.net (Vilnius, Lithuania)
    pptp.warsaw.witopia.net (Warsaw, Poland)
    pptp.zurich.witopia.net (Zurich, Switzerland)

    Africa/Middle East pptp VPN Gateways

    pptp.jerusalem.witopia.net (Jerusalem)
    pptp.johannesburg.witopia.net

    Asia pptp VPN Gateways

    pptp.bangkok.witopia.net (Bangkok, Thailand)
    pptp.hanoi.witopia.net (Hanoi, Vietnam)
    pptp.hongkong.witopia.net (Hong Kong, China)
    pptp.kualalumpur.witopia.net (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
    pptp.newdelhi.witopia.net (New Delhi, India)
    pptp.singapore.witopia.net (Singapore, Republic of Singapore)
    pptp.seoul.witopia.net (Seoul, South Korea)
    pptp.tokyo.witopia.net (Tokyo, Japan)

    Oceania pptp VPN Gateways

    pptp.melbourne.witopia.net (Melbourne, Australia)
    pptp.sydney.witopia.net (Sydney, Australia)


      ‐ PPP encryption (MPPE): Leave this checked
      ‐ Show advanced options: Leave this unchecked
      ‐ Username: Enter your VPN Username*** (will usually be W\YourEmailAddress)
    (example: W\johnsmith@gmail.com)
    MUST BE A CAPITAL W and a BACKSLASH (NOT FRONTSLASH)
    *** Some customers may have a Username in format of “johnsmith@witopia”
    You can always check your Username or Reset your VPN Password via your customer portal.
      ‐ Password: Enter the VPN password you selected when you activated (may be different then the website password)
  • Select Save.
  • To connect to a PPTP VPN, go to the PPTP VPN menu and select the name of the VPN connection.

    The following directions are DIRECT from Google. See here for orginal FAQ on Google’s site.

    Have more questions? Let us know how we can help you.