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How to Setup PureVPN on Android TV

Jan 18, 2022
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By setting up PureVPN, you can enhance your Android TV experience by leaps and bounds. Integrating PureVPN with your Android TV is simple. All you have to do is follow the guide below to setup PureVPN on Android TV.

Things to Consider:

Before you begin, please make sure that:

  • You have a working internet connection
  • An Android TV
  • A Premium PureVPN account (if you haven’t bought yet click here to buy)

How to download & install PureVPN Android TV App

Let’s get started with the most basic of all steps. Get to know how you can download and install our PureVPN App on your Android TV device. Follow the steps below:

  •  From your Android TV main menu, launch the Google Play Store and search for PureVPN.
  •  Click the PureVPN icon and select Install to get the app on your Android TV.
  • Once the installation is completed, go back to the main menu and navigate to My Apps > PureVPN to launch it.
How to login & connect PureVPN Android TV App

Once your installation is successful, here’s how you can proceed to login to the PureVPN App.

  • Tap the connect icon at the center and you will be redirected to the login screen.

  • Tap Have an account? Login.

  • Enter your credentials then tap login.

Note: Your login details are your email address and the password you set up during the purchase process.

Note: If you have multiple subscriptions against one email, you will be given an option to choose the account you want to log in to. Select the account & tap OK.

To connect to the PureVPN app for the first time you will need to allow the configuration on your android phone. When you attempt to connect, a pop-up will appear asking to allow the configuration.

Before the connection request screen, you will see the privacy policy screen where we have listed down our privacy policy. Please thoroughly read the privacy policy before you proceed.

  • Tap Agree and continue.

  • Tap Allow configuration.

  • Tap OK.

How to connect via recommended country server  in PureVPN Android TV App

What is Recommended Country/ Server selection?

It will automatically connect you to a country/ server recommended by our smart algorithm (based on geographical distance). Here’s how you can proceed

  • Click the connect icon at the center.

  • You are now connected to the PureVPN App.

How to connect via country in PureVPN Android TV App

Looking to connect with your desired location? Here’s how to proceed.

  • Tap globe icon from top right.

  • Tap your desired country to connect or type your desired country via search option.

  • You are now connected with your desired country.

How to connect via city in PureVPN Android TV App

With this feature you can explore different regions of a location offered within PureVPN App. Here’s how you can proceed to connect.

  • Tap the globe icon from top right.

  • Tap arrow icon provided besides locations and a list of cities will appear.

  • Tap your desired city to connect or type your desired city via search option

  • You are now connected to your desired city.

How to change protocol in PureVPN Android TV App

Not satisfied with your current protocol selection? Now you have multiple security protocols to connect with. Here’s how you can proceed.

  • Tap the hamburger icon (≡) from the top left.

  • Tap Settings.

  • Tap Advanced.

  • Tap Connection Protocol.

  • Toggle Automatic selection and a popup will appear. Tap OK.

How to clear preferences in PureVPN Android TV App

With this option you can now revert the PureVPN App to its default settings.

  • Tap the hamburger icon (≡) from the top left.

  • Tap Settings.

  • Tap Clear my preferences.

  • Tap ok to confirm.

How to make favorites in PureVPN Android TV App

Getting irritated by searching for the same location over and over again. Here’s how you can mark them as your favorite with a mere click.

  • Tap the globe icon from top right.

  • Swipe right to mark the location as your favorite.

  • Your chosen country is now added to the list of favorites!

How to connect proxy in PureVPN Android TV App

With our latest Android application version you can connect Proxy as protocol and connect with Proxy servers to get high speed connection.

  • Tap hamburger icon (≡) from the top left.

  • Tap Settings.

  • Tap Advanced.

  • Tap Connection Protocol.

  • Tap Proxy to choose it as a connection protocol.

  • Go to Locations tab and choose your desired location to connect.

How to Sort Countries by Popularity, or Alphabetically & ping Android TV

Tired of scrolling up and down to search for a location? Here’s a simplified way to sort them.

  • Tap the globe icon from top right.

  • You will now see the options to sort via alphabetically or popularity. Tap Sort by Ping.

  • Tap Sort by Ping

  • Locations are now sorted based on Ping.

  • Tap Sort by Alphabetically.

  • Locations are now sorted based on Alphabetically.

  • Tap Sort by Popularity.

  • Locations are now sorted based on Popularity.

How to connect filter P2P supported countries in PureVPN Android TV App
  • Tap the globe icon from top right.

  • To filter locations by P2P tap the funnel icon from top right.

  • Check P2P supported and tap Okay.

  • Locations are now filtered by P2P supported countries.

How to use Split Tunneling in PureVPN Android TV App

Split Tunneling VPN protects the traffic you route through the VPN network, and at the same time, you don’t lose any access to your local network and devices connected to that network.

  • Tap the hamburger icon (≡) from the top left.

  • Tap Settings.

  • Tap Advanced.

  • Tap Split Tunneling. By default, split tunneling is set to All apps will use VPN.

  • Select Allow only selected apps to use VPN (if you would like to run specific apps via VPN IP and the rest of the apps via your ISP IP).

  • Select Do not allow selected apps to use VPN (if you don’t want to run specific apps via VPN IP).

How to Rate your session PureVPN Android TV

Now you can express your experience by rating us directly on PureVPN App. Here’s how you can proceed.

  • Connect using the Recommended country/ server option or the desired location of your choice. Upon successful connection, you’ll see thumbs up and thumbs down icons to rate your session.

  • Upon successful connection, you’ll see thumbs up and thumbs down icons to rate your session.

  • When you give thumbs up, you will see the following screen.

  • When you give a thumbs down, you’ll be asked to choose a category and leave comments. As soon as you fill it, a support ticket will open.

How to change language in PureVPN Android TV App

Not a native English speaker? You can now change it to a different language to understand the flow of the PureVPN App

  • Tap the hamburger icon (≡) from the top left.

  • Tap Settings.

  • Tap Language.

  • Choose your desired language from the list and your language will be changed.

How to Check subscription details PureVPN Android TV App

Want to look up your subscription details within the PureVPN App. Here’s how you can proceed.

  • Tap the hamburger icon (≡) from the top left.

  • Tap Account Details to see the subscription details.

  • Your account details will appear on the screen.

How to Open a Support ticket PureVPN Android TV App
  • Tap the hamburger icon (≡) from the top left.

  • Tap Settings.

  • Tap Support Ticket.
  • Type your query.
  • The PureVPN support team will get back to you shortly after receiving the ticket.

How to Select Theme PureVPN Android TV App

Looking to select a Lighter or Darker theme? Here is how you can change the PureVPN Android application theme.

  • Tap hamburger icon (≡) from the top left.

  • Tap Settings.

  • Tap Theme.

  • Select your desired theme.

  • Theme has been changed successfully.

How to Disconnect PureVPN Android TV App

Unable to figure out how to disconnect the VPN connection? Just follow these simple steps to disconnect from PureVPN App.

  • Tap green connected icon to disconnect PureVPN app.

  • You are now disconnected.

How to logout PureVPN Android TV App

Here’s how to logout of PureVPN App easily without a hassle.

  • Tap the hamburger icon (≡) from the top left.

  • Tap Account Details.

  • Tap Logout.

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