Proton VPN features easy-to-use native apps with a simplified graphical user interface for:
Nevertheless, some users may prefer to use OpenVPN configuration files and connect to our secure VPN servers using a third-party client. Read on for instructions on how to download Proton VPN OpenVPN configuration files.
How to download configuration files
Log into your Proton VPN dashboard at account.protonvpn.com/login
Select Downloads on in the left navigation bar
Select OpenVPN configuration files in the left navigation bar and choose:
- Platform: The correct platform for your device (THIS IS IMPORTANT, as otherwise you may be vulnerable to DNS leaks)
- Protocol: UDP (recommended) / use TCP if you experience slow VPN speeds (this utilizes port 443)
Then click the Download buttons for the server(s) you wish to download.