VPN’s & Xbox 360 (Setup Steps)


Posted on 18-11-2020 08:42 PM


VPN’s & Xbox 360 (Setup Steps)

VPN’s & Xbox 360
Before going into that make sure you have the following items:

-A Wireless Router
-A Notebook/laptop with wireless and LAN port
-an ethernet cable
-a VPN Service

Once your VPN is set up and working you can proceed with the next steps…

Step one: Plug your xbox 360 to your laptop using your cross over cable

Step two: Make sure on your xbox 360 Dashboard your IP settings and DNS Settings are set to Automatic

Step three: On your windows Laptop click on start and right click “Network” and select Properties, this will get you to your network and sharing center

Step 4: click on “Manage network connections (on the left side of the window)

Step 5: right click on Local Area Connection and select Properties

Step 6: Select “Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4)

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Step 7: Make sure you click “Use the following IP address”

step8: Give it the following IP address

Step 9: subnet mask

Note: Default gateway: make sure its blank
Note: Preferred DNS Server make sure its blank
Note: Alternate DNS Server make sure its blank

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Step 10: right click on Your VPN (Virtual Privet Network) and go to its properties

Step 11: click on the sharing tab and select “Allow other network users to connect through this computers internet connection

Step 12: Right under allow other network users should be Home network connection a drop down menu select Local Area Connection and NOT YOUR WIRELESS CONNECTION

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Note: Make sure Establish a dial up connection is not marked and Allow other network users to control is unmarked

Hit OK

Step 13: make sure your laptop is connected to the internet via wireless internet connection and then connect your VPN

Step 14: once that is done do a network test on your xbox live (Test Xbox Live connection) it should go all the way through

Step 15: download your maps and games that are now finally available to you and enjoy using your gaming console to catch a little offshore telly. :)