How to Set Up an L2TP VPN connection on Android

Follow the steps below to set up a manual L2TP VPN connection on your Android device:

1. Open Android Settings and choose Network & internet.

2. Go to the VPN Settings:

A screenshot of Network & Internet settings in Android

3. Click on the Add VPN button to proceed with the setup:

A green arrow points to a plus symbol to add VPN in Android settings

4. Fill in the fields as given below to configure:

  • Name: NCVPN;

  • Type: L2TP/IPSec PSK;

  • Server address: your preferred server from Namecheap VPN account panel (e.g.;

  • L2TP Secret and IPSec identifier: should be left empty;

  • IPSec Pre-shared key: vpn.

A screenshot of the Android VPN configuration fields

4. Click Save and get back to VPN Settings.

Choose NCVPN and enter your Namecheap VPN account name (username@namecheap) and password available from Namecheap VPN account panel.

Put the check-mark next to "Save account information" if you wish to save the login details and click Connect:

Once the VPN client is successfully connected, you will see the Status: Connected:

If you need any further assistance, please contact our Support Team.

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