Setting up your VPN access on Windows 8
We have developed our own pre-configured version of OpenVPN along with a 'Self Updating' OpenVPN Assistant software application which makes everyday OpenVPN tasks very easy to accomplish.
You are able to change VPN Server Location, Connection Protocols and Port as well as DNS Routing, and MTU alterations. Setting up an OpenVPN connection is very straight forward with our application. You can skip the tutorial and download the OpenVPN Assistant software from here
. We are also available around the clock to assist you install and setup this software through our Live Help and Remote Assistance service.
We have developed our own pre-configured, self updating 'All in One' Connection Software for all 32 and 64 bit Windows versions for connections over PPTP and L2TP/IPSec. Our software is very easy to setup and configure. In order to setup the software just enter your login details and choose your server from the availability list. Click Here
to download the VPNUK Connection Assistant software. If you are unable to download from here, please log into the Client CP
or go to our Downloads
page, we have many more download mirrors available. We are also available around the clock to assist you install and setup these software through our Live Help and Remote Assistance service.
Our Connection Assistant Software
is the easiest way to setup your VPN on Windows O/S. However, if you are unable to install our software for amy reason or would prefer to setup your VPN manually please follow one of the following tutorials.Setting up a manual VPN connection using the Windows 8 VPN setup wizard is a very simple procedure. We have created a step by step setup tutorial for all three of the Windows 8 native VPN connectionn types that we support. We are also available around the clock to assist you install and setup these connections through our Live Help and Remote Assistance service.
The VPNUK Smart DNS service is a brilliant way to access certain web sites and services including streaming media and social networking services. The VPNUK Smart DNS services works on virtually every kind of system or device, this includes Smart TV's and Games Consoles! You can now bypass the need to log in or even create a VPN connection. In order to connect to the VPNUK Smart DNS service you only have to to make one small edit to the connection settings of the system or device you would like to connect.
Using VPNUK Smart DNS and its ever expanding whitelist of available services is a brilliant way of maintaining a low ping time and high speed in countries that have poor routing, throttle or even filter VPN connections. If you do not require the additional security of a VPN connection you are now able to connect to your VPNUK account through the VPNUK Smart DNS service. Another massive benefit with our Smart DNS service is that you can access content from multiple countries without having to switch server IP, the Smart DNS service does all of that for you in the background without you even realising!
When using the VPNUK service, it is extremely important that all traffic originating from your computer is routed through the VPNUK network. The following guide will help you stop any DNS Leaks or your ISP from Hijacking your DNS..
If you find that your VPN connection does not route correctly you can use the following guide to fix the leak.