How to Activate Port Forwarding on Android App | PureVPN

Sep 10, 2018
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Port Forwarding allows users to securely connect to any device or server from anywhere. Follow this guide to activate Port Forwarding on PureVPN Android app

How to activate Port Forwarding on Android
1 Tap preferences

Tap preferences in android app

2 Tap Settings.

Select Port Forwarding in android app

3 Tap “Port Forwarding”

Tap "Port Forwarding" in purevpn android app

4 Toggle the ON switch to Turn On Port Forwarding.

5 From the pop up, click “Get it Now”.

click "Get it Now"

6 A new window will pop up directing you to our Member’s Area page with your current Account details, click here to chat with one of our representatives in order to activate Port Forwarding.

How to configure Port Forwarding on Android
1 Tap preferences.

Tap preferences in purevpn android app

2 Tap settings.

Tap settings in purevpn android app

3 Tap “Port Forwarding”

Tap "Port Forwarding" in purevpn android app

4 Toggle the ON switch to Turn On Port Forwarding.

5 Port Forwarding Settings

A  new window will open Port Forwarding settings on your default browser and you can make desired changes.

Port Forwarding settings in purevpn android app

In order to have a better understanding of all options. You can refer to its details below:

Open All Ports: When this option is selected under settings. It allows all ports to be opened and you can transfer any data to any desired port.

Block All Ports: When this option is selected under settings. It allows all ports to be blocked and doesn’t allow any internet traffic to be passed from the VPN connection.

Block all but enable specific: When this option is selected under settings. It allows ports to be blocked but making a few exceptions in which you can allow a specific port or multiple ports to be opened as per desire.

6 Click apply settings and it will apply to all devices where you connect with PureVPN.

apply port forwarding settings in purevpn android app

Note: Port Forwarding settings will apply to all devices wherever you connect PureVPN from.

So, protect your system from unauthorized access through PureVPN’s Port Forwarding/NAT Firewall Add-on and stay secure all the time!

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