Ubuntu VPN SSTP Setup

Ubuntu Guide

Part 1

Download and install required packages

Visit http://sourceforge.net/projects/sstp-client/files/

and download following packages as per your OS / bit.

For Ubuntu 32bit download:





For Ubuntu 64bit download:





1. Right-click on libsstp-client0_1.0.9_i386.deb and open with “Ubuntu Software Center

2. Click on “install” to continue

3. Provide your Ubuntu password and click on “Authenticate” to continue

4. Once installed. Go back to the downloads folder

5. Right-click on sstp-client_1.0.9_i386 and open with “Ubuntu Software Center

6. Click on “install” to continue

7. Once installed. Go back to the downloads folder

8. Right-click on network-manager-sstp_0.9.4-0ubuntu2_i386.deb and open with “Ubuntu Software Center

9. Click on “install” to continue

10. Once installed. Go back to the downloads folder

11. Right-click on network-manager-sstp-gnome_0.9.4-0ubuntu2_i386.deb and open with “Ubuntu Software Center

12. Click on “install” to continue

13. Once installed. Go back to downloads folderCenter”

* After installing packages. Reboot your system.

Part 2

Follow the below steps

Step 1


Click on “Network Manager Icon“ and Go to “VPN Connections” and select “Configure VPN…“


Step 2

Click on “Add”

Step 3

Click on the drop down menu.

Step 4

Select “Secure Socket Tunneling Protocol (SSTP)” and click “Create”

Step 5

Do the following:

  • Insert Connection Name “VPNShazam SSTP”
  • Insert desired Gateway. For the ‘Server address’ field, fill in the server IP from our Dynamic VPN and Chines list (dedicated VPN check our mail to you) according to your purchased package that you would like to connect.
  • Insert Username provided by VPNShazam
  • Insert Password provided by VPNShazam
  • Check “Ignore certificate warnings”
  • Click on “Advanced”.

Step 6

Do the following:

Uncheck “Use Point-to-Point encryption (MPPE)”
Check the following options:
Allow BSD Data compression
Allow Deflate data compression
Use TCP header compression
Send PPP echo packets
Click on “OK”.


Step 7

Click on “Save” and close the “Network connections” window.

Step 8

Click on “Network Connection Icon”
Go to VPN Connections and select Newly created “VPNShazam SSTP” connection.


Step 9

Now you are connected

Step 10

To disconnect VPN

Click on “Network Connection Icon”
Go to VPN Connections and select “Disconnect VPN”

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Check out the detailed step by step instructions on how to setup sstp vpn Linux and Ubuntu.