How to set up WireGuard manually on macOS

Are you ready to experience fast and secure VPN connectivity on your macOS device using WireGuard? Follow these step-by-step instructions to set up WireGuard on macOS and unlock a new level of privacy and performance. Safeguard your online activities with ease and enjoy seamless browsing with WireGuard and PureVPN.

Written By Fahad Ahmed

Updated at October 11th, 2023

Download WireGuard Configuration File

  • Login to the PureVPN Member Area account with your email and password.

  • Go to the Manual Configuration tab.

  • Click the Arrow icon.
  • Select your desired country or city. 
  • Click the Download button.

  • A pop-up window will appear asking you to select the required information. 

  • Select device on which you are configuring WireGuard protocol.

  • Once you have entered the necessary information, you will be able to find the option to easily copy the configuration file.


Note: Please make sure to copy the file and activate the connection within 30 minutes once the profile is downloaded, otherwise the configuration will expire and you will have to redownload a fresh configuration file.


Configure WireGuard  on macOS

  • Go to the App Store on your macOS device and then search and download the WireGuard VPN Client.

  • Launch the WireGuard app and click + button to import the WireGuard files.

  • After importing the files establish the WireGuard VPN connection by clicking Activate button.

  •  WireGuard VPN is connected on your macOS.