Astrill Setup Manual:How to configure SSTP with Windows built-in client on Windows 8
Attention! SSTP protocol won't be supported by Astrill after 1st January, 2021.
Open Control Panel, click Windows-I. This opens the Settings menu of the charms bar on the right edge of the screen,you will see the Control Panel as one of its options.
Click on Network and Sharing Center then Set up a new connection or network.
On Connect to a Workplace screen, select Use my Internet connection (VPN).
On next Connect to a Workplace screen, for Internet address type in DAL1.ASTRILL.NET, for Destination name type in Astrill SSTP.
Full list of available VPN servers can be found on Members section, (https://members.astrill.com/tools/vpn-servers).
On next Connect to a Workplace screen, for Username type in your Astrill account email, and for Password type in your Astrill account password then click OK
Click on Network icon in tray, right-click on Astrill SSTP, and click View connection properties.
On Astrill SSTP Properties screen, click on Security tab, for Type of VPN select Secure Socket Tunneling Protocol (SSTP), then click on OK button.
Click on Network icon in tray, click on Astrill SSTP, and click on Connect button.
- You can check our IP address just to be sure, using this link: https://www.astrill.com/what-is-my-ip
for China users, use this link: https://astrill-china.com/what-is-my-ip