How to share a VPN Connection from your Mac?

Share the VPN connection with nearby devices using WIFI from your Mac.

Step 1: Click the Apple logo in the top-left corner of your screen. Select System Preferences > Network.

Step 2: In the Network window, click the plus (+) sign. In the pop-up window, enter the following details:

  • Interface: Select VPN.

  • VPN Type: Select L2TP over IPsec.

  • Service Name: Enter any name that will help you recognize your VPN connection. It might be helpful to enter the location name (e.g.,

  • Configuration: Select Default.

  • Server Address:

  • Account Name: Your registered email address

Step 3: Next, click Authentication Setting Enter the following information:

  • Password: VPN password

  • Shared secret: private

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