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Sharing PPTP VPN Connecton on your Mac

Last updated by Shayne M on June 25, 2013 13:54

So you're wondering how to get XBOX applications that can be only downloaded if your in the USA.

You can use your internal mac Internet Sharing facility to achieve this. http://www.vpnsecure.me/compare offer $2 trial PPTP vpn accounts, please note VPNSecure owns and operates Smarter DNS.

1. You will need to have your Mac connected by Ethernet as it's main internet source with either Wifi or another Ethernet port on your Mac.

2. In System Preferences, go to Sharing and on the Internet tab, click the Share your connection from (VPNSecure PPTP CONNECTION) you will need to be setup and connected to the VPN before doing this step.

3. check either Wi-Fi or Ethernet (depending on how you connect your xBox to your mac) and then select Internet Sharing from the left hand side.


4. Go to your xBox settings and connect to the new Wifi Network. 

Traffic from your XBOX will now go through the USA VPN connection and you can download the applications like, Amazon Instant Video.