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Android OpenVPN Manual Configuration

Jul 06, 2015
Dec 29, 2021
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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)

Note: Dedicated IP addon can be only be connected with Ras protocol i.e PPTP/L2TP/SSTP.

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

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

  •  From Play Store download/ install OpenVPN Connect app.
  • 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 on 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 🙂

  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!