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How to setup PureVPN on Netgear Genie (Having Genie Firmware only)

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Now you can have your Netgear Genie working with PureVPN too. You can refer to the step-by-step guide below to manually setup PureVPN within minutes.

Netgear Genie VPN Setup Instructions:

Things to Consider:

Before you begin, please make sure that:

  • You have a working internet connection
  • VPN Supported Router.
  • Own a premium PureVPN account (If you do not already own one, you can buy a subscription from here)


1 Access your router control panel and click “VPN Client” from left side panel.

2 Place a “check” on “Enable VPN Client”.

3 Under “VPN Server” select PureVPN.

4 Under “VPN Protocol” select any desired protocol.

5 Under “Country” select any desired location of your choice.

6 Enter your VPN username and password accordingly and then click “Connect”.

Netgear Genie VPN Setup


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  1. Peter Reich says:

    I have a netgear Nighthawk R8500 Router and there i can not find this menu point. I have only the menu point VPN Service. But here i can not see how i can define the purevpn service.