Android OpenVPN Manual Configuration

Jul 06, 2015
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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.

Things to Consider:

Before you begin, please make sure that:

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

In order to configure OpenVPN on Android follow the below steps.

Requirements:

OpenVPN Files: Android OpenVPN Updated files

Download OpenVPN zip file from above and extract it. You need WinZIP or WinRAR installed on your Android to unzip the OpenVPN files. 

You can install Unzip from here and WinRAR from here

OpenVPN Connect App: Click here to download

1 From “Play Store” download / install “OpenVPN Connect” app.

2 Once installed, tap on “Open”

3 Tap “Agree” then select “File” tab

4 Access the folder to import downloaded OVPN files.

5 Navigate to the downloaded OpenVPN files and select your desired server from UDP or TCP folder, then Tap “Import”.

6 Insert VPN Username and Password provided by PureVPN.

7 Tap on OK.

8 You are connected now.

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