1. KocoOn's Avatar
    I have Lumia 950 just for a few hours and the first thing I was curious about was VPN support. It's very important for me.
    But I realized I am not able to connect PPTP as well as L2TP VPN.
    If I try to connect PPTP VPN, connection error number 691 appears after negotiating credentials. L2TP VPN connects but it can't ping anywhere through the tunnel. If I set these two on Windows 10 desktop in he same way, everything works pefectly, so it's not a VPN server misconfiguration.

    Is there anybody who managed to use PPTP or L2TP VPN connection successfully?

    Thank you very much.

    Ondrej Kocourek
    Czech Rep.
    12-08-2015 02:19 PM
  2. jcboliveira's Avatar
    Yes, pptp with user name and password. No problems at all
    KocoOn likes this.
    12-08-2015 02:41 PM
  3. Fred Shumacher's Avatar
    I am also curios on W10M VPN support. PPTP should be discarded immediately due to a "5-mins-to-crack" fact. I will not expose my LAN to WAN with this, ever, never,

    windows Phone 8.1/Mobile 10 L2TP with PSK has not worked ever even with new 10586.164 build against Synology NAS VPN server..
    Still waiting for this to be fixed... openVPN client is just a feaverdream I guess..

    win 10 desktop L2TP internal needs RegHack to work.. but it works.
    OpenVPN works perfectly on desktop without any hacks.. best there is.
    03-09-2016 06:44 AM
  4. Fred Shumacher's Avatar
    This is quite odd.. I tested my Synology NAS L2TP VPN server against W10M build ..164 and with amaze L2TP/IPsec and Certificate worked.. Better version of PSK key has not ever... this is progress
    03-09-2016 11:00 PM

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