How to Setup PureVPN Manually on Windows 7 OpenVPN ?

Jan 06, 2015
Feb 01, 2021
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Things to Consider:

Before you begin, please make sure that:

  • You have a working internet connection
  • Windows Supported Device.
  • A Premium PureVPN account (If you haven’t bought yet click here to buy)

If you want to manually setup PureVPN on Windows 7 OpenVPN, follow these steps:

Installing PureOVPN:

1 Click here to download PureVPN OpenVPN installer.

2 Right click on OpenVPN installer and select properties.

3 From General Tab, click on “Unblock”, “Apply” and “OK”

4 Right click on OpenVPN installer and select “Open” or Double click to execute

5 Click “Yes” to allow installation

6 Click “Next”

7 Click “I agree”

8 Click “Next”

9 Click “Install” to begin installation

10 Check “Always trust software from “GZ Systems Limited” and click Install

11 Click “Next” once installation completes

12 Uncheck “Show Readme” and click on Finish

Connecting PureOVPN:

13 Right click on OpenVPN GUI icon and “Run as Admin”

14 Click “Yes” to allow application to run

15 Right click on OpenVPN icon from System tray, go to desired server and select “Connect”

16 Insert Username and Password provided by PureVPN.( Important Note: Your email address is not your VPN login username. )

17 VPN will establish connection in few seconds

18 You are connected now. Select Network location as Public.

19 Click on “Close” and Enjoy the Freedom!

20 To disconnect OpenVPN. Right click on OpenVPN Icon from System tray, go to connected server and select “Disconnect”

Saving account details:

21 Right click on OpenVPN Icon from system tray, go to desired server and select Edit Config

22 Add pass.conf after auth-user-pass parameter and save

23 Open notepad and insert Username in first line and password in second line then save it as pass.conf

24 Open folder where you save the file, click on Tools menu and select Folder options

25 Click on View tab and uncheck “Hide extensions for known file types, click “Apply” and “OK”

26 Right click on pass.conf.txt file and rename it

27 From pass.conf.txt, remove .txt, hit enter and click on “Yes”

28 Open OpenVPN installation folder (C:\Program Files\OpenVPN\config) and drag / copy pass.conf file in config folder

29 Click “Continue” to copy file

*Repeat Step 21 and 22 to edit all servers
Step21: Right-click on OpenVPN Icon from the system tray, go to the desired server and select Edit Config
Step22: Add pass.conf after auth-user-pass parameter and save

Having Trouble Connecting?
If you’re still unable to connect, then please check the most common errors and their solutions

Error 868

Error 800, 806, 807, 809

Error 720

Error 691

Error 647

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