This guide will show you some options for how to use your VPN connection on PS4 / PS4


Setup VPN on PS3 and PS4 Through Wi-Fi Router

To setup VPN on PS3 or PS4, you need to setup VPN on your  Wi-Fi router first. If your router does not support VPN, then skip to the next method.

 

Once your router is set up to run a VPN connection all that is required is to turn on your PS3  & PS4 WiFi to connect to the router.

 

1. On your XMB menu on PS3 or PS4, go to ‘Settings’ and then select ‘Network Settings’.

 

2. Under the ‘Network Settings’ tab, select ‘Set Up Internet Connection’.

 

>3. Now select ‘Use WiFi’ when prompted.

 

4. Now, select connection method as ‘Easy’. This way, the PS3 or PS4 will automatically scan your Wireless connection.

 

5. Click on your Wireless connection and enter your password (if there is any).

 

6. Click on ‘Do Not Use a Proxy Server’ when prompted.

 

7. Now, accept all settings after a careful inspection and continue for a ‘Test Connection’. You’re done!

 

  Setup VPN on PS3 and PS4 through Windows

** See link here if you want to do this wirelessly

1. First make sure you have your Windows VPN client configured to use the VanishedVPN servers and working on your Windows device.

 

2. Connect your PS3 or PS4 to your computer using a crossover cable.

 

3. Click the ‘Windows Menu Button’ at the bottom left hand of the screen.

 

4. From the menu list, click Control Panel.

 

5. Once Control Panel window opens, click ‘Network and Sharing Center’.

 

6. Click ‘Change Adaptor Settings’ on the left hand side of the screen.

 

7. Right click on the icon titled ‘VanishedVPN’ and then select the option titled ‘Properties’.

 

8. Once the properties window is displayed, open the tab titled ‘Sharing’.

 

9. Now, place a check mark on the option titled ‘Allow other network users to connect through this computer’s internet connection’.

 

10. Click on the option titled ‘Home Networking Connection’. It will reveal a drop down menu with your available internet connections, and possibly a connection titled ‘Xbox’. Select Xbox (if it is available) and if it is not available, then click on the connection you want to share with your console.

 

  11. Click “OK”

 

12. Now, connect your computer to VanishedVPN’s desired server.

 

13. On your XMB menu on PS3 or PS4, go to ‘Settings’ and then select ‘Network Settings’.

 

14. Under the ‘Network Settings’ tab, select ‘Set Up Internet Connection’.

 

15. Now select ‘Use a LAN Cable’ when prompted.

 

16. Now, select connection method as ‘Easy’. This way, the PS3 or PS4 will automatically scan your Ethernet connection.

 

17. Click on ‘Do Not Use a Proxy Server’ when prompted.

 

18. Now, accept all settings after a careful inspection and continue for a ‘Test Connection’. You’re done!

 

  Setup VPN on PS3 and PS4 Through MAC
If you are using a Mac desktop or laptop and want to share VPN with your PS3 or PS4.
It is possible to create a wireless share with Mac. See these instructions
here, or read on for the cable method.


1. First make sure you have your Mac VPN client configured to use VanishedVPN servers and working on your Mac device.

 

2. Connect your PS3 or PS4 to your computer using a crossover cable.

 

3. Go to System Preferences at the bottom of the home screen and select the option titled ‘Sharing’.

 

4. On the Sharing page, select the option titled ‘Internet Sharing’.

 

5. From the drop down menu titled ‘Share Your Connection From’, select ‘Ethernet’ or ‘AirPort’ or ‘Wireless’ (depending on where you are getting your internet from) to share from the drop down list.

 

6. From the drop down menu titled ‘To Computers Using’, select ‘Ethernet’ to share from the drop down list.

 

7. Place a check mark on the box titled ‘Internet Sharing’ to enable sharing of internet.

 

8. When the sharing is active, the ‘Internet Sharing’ icon will become green and the status will change to ‘On’.

 

9. Now, connect your computer’s VPN client to VanishedVPN’s desired server

 

10. On your XMB menu on PS3 or PS4, go to ‘Settings’ and then select ‘Network Settings’.

 

11. Under the ‘Network Settings’ tab, select ‘Set Up Internet Connection’.

 

12. Now select ‘Use a LAN Cable’ when prompted.

 

13. Now, select connection method as ‘Easy’. This way, the PS3 or PS4 will automatically scan your Ethernet connection.

 

14. Click on ‘Do Not Use a Proxy Server’ when prompted.

 

15. Now, accept all settings after a careful inspection and continue for a ‘Test Connection’. You’re done!

 

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