UndergroundVPN SSTP Configuration Guide for Linux Mint

This handy how-to guide will get UndergroundVPN set up on your Linux Mint install using the SSTP protocol.

To configure SSTP on Mint you have to install packages first. Follow below steps to download / install required packages and configure SSTP

Step 1:  Visit:

and download following packages as per your OS / bit.

For Mint 32bit download:

libsstp-client0_1.0.9_i386.deb
sstp-client_1.0.9_i386.deb
network-manager-sstp_0.9.4-0ubuntu2_i386.deb
network-manager-sstp-gnome_0.9.4-0ubuntu2_i386.deb

For Mint 64bit download:

libsstp-client0_1.0.9_amd64.deb
sstp-client_1.0.9_amd64.deb
network-manager-sstp_0.9.4-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb
network-manager-sstp-gnome_0.9.4-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb

Step 2:

  • Right click on libsstp-client0_1.0.9_i386.deb and open with “GDebi Package Installer
  • Click on “install package” to continue
  • Provide you Mint password and click on “OK” to continue
  • Once installed. Go back to downloads folder

Step 3:  Do the following:

  • Right click on sstp-client_1.0.9_i386.deb and open with “GDebi Package Installer
  • Click on “install package” to continue
  • Provide you Mint password and click on “OK” to continue
  • Once installed. Go back to downloads folder

Step 4:  Do the following:

  • Right click on network-manager-sstp_0.9.4-0ubuntu2_i386.deb and open with “GDebi Package Installer
  • Click on “install package” to continue
  • Provide you Mint password and click on “OK” to continue
  • Once installed. Go back to downloads folder

Step 5:  Do the following:

  • Right click on network-manager-sstp-gnome_0.9.4-0ubuntu2_i386.deb and open with “GDebi Package Installer
  • Click on “install package” to continue
  • Provide you Mint password and click on “OK” to continue
  • Once installed. Go back to downloads folder

After installing pacakges. Reboot your system.

Step 6:  Click on “Network Manager Icon” and select “Network Settings

Step 7:  Click on “+

Step 8:  Click on “Create

Step 9:  Select “Secure Socket Tunneling Protocol (SSTP)” and click “Create

Step 10:  Do the following:

  • Insert Connection Name “UndergroundVPN SSTP
  • Insert desired Gatway. Click here to get the server list
  • Insert Username provided by UndergroundVPN
  • Insert Password provided by UndergroundVPN
  • Check “Ignore certificate warnings
  • Click on “Advanced

Step 11:  Do the following:

  • Uncheck “Use Point-to-Point encryption (MPPE)
  • Check “Send PPP echo packets
  • Click on “OK

Step 12:  Click on “Save

Step 13:  Click on “UndergroundVPN SSTP” connection and click on switch to “Turn ON” VPN.

Step 14:  You are connected to VPN Successfully.  Enjoy all of the benefits that come with VPN service such as privacy, security and region blocked content!

To disconnect VPN

  • Click on “Network Connection Icon” and click on switch to “Turn OFF” VPN.