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Android OpenVPN Manual Configuration

Jul 06, 2015
Jan 04, 2023
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Things to Consider:

  1. You have a working internet connection
  2. An android device (Smartphone, Tablet, etc.)
  3. A Premium PureVPN account (if you haven’t bought yet click πŸ‘‰ here to buy)

OpenVPN serves as an open-source VPN client that is used to configure VPN on your device. The protocol is extremely reliable, secure, and provides speed. OpenVPN is best for countries where censorships and restrictions are high. Follow this guide for Android OpenVPN manual configuration.

Downloading OpenVPN Files.

You may proceed to download the recommended OpenVPN files for Android from this πŸ‘‰ link.

Download OpenVPN zip file
Extract the OpenVPN files
Save the OpenVPN files.
Download and Install OpenVPN connect app

The next step is to download and install the OpenVPN Connect app:

  •  From Play Store download OpenVPN Connect app.
  • Or click πŸ‘‰ here to download.
Connecting the VPN.
  • Once installed tap on Open
  • Tap Agree then select File tab
  •  Access the folder to import downloaded OVPN files.
  • Navigate to the downloaded OpenVPN files and select your desired server from UDP or TCP folder, then Tap Import.
  •  Tap OK.
  • You are Connected now.
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Comments (3 )


  1. admin says:

    Hey there,

    How about you join our support chat for better understanding, from which we can have you updated on real time πŸ™‚

  2. PureVPN Team says:

    We are sorry for the inconvenience. Kindly elaborate what error you are getting so we may assist you accordingly.

  3. PureVPN Team says:

    We are Glad you got it working. ‘Always on’ feature is in our app only Unfortunately, it cannot be used with manual setup.

    Let us know if you have further questions!