How to download and install the VPN app

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This tutorial will show you how to download and install the ExpressVPN app for your computer, phone, tablet, router, and more.

Note: To get the VPN app, you need to already be an ExpressVPN subscriber.


Step 1 — Log in to your account

Sign in to your ExpressVPN account by entering your username and password, then click Sign In.

ExpressVPN sign-in screen with Sign-In button highlighted.

Need help? Contact the ExpressVPN Support Team for immediate assistance.

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Step 2 — Select “Set Up ExpressVPN”

After signing in, you will see your activation code. Keep a note of it for the installation process.

ExpressVPN Setup screen with "Your activation code" highlighted.

To download the app, click on Download for [platform] if the displayed platform is the one you want to set up VPN on. Otherwise, click Set Up on More Devices.

Need help? Contact the ExpressVPN Support Team for immediate assistance.

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Step 3 — Download or set up the VPN on your operating system

On the left-hand side of the screen, find the section for your operating system. Instructions will then appear on the right.

ExpressVPN setup page with Windows operating system highlighted.

Each operating system category has a different setup procedure. Follow the directions specific to your OS.

For example, to get a VPN for Windows 10, just click the Download button to get the app.

ExpressVPN setup page with Download button highlighted.

Need help? Contact the ExpressVPN Support Team for immediate assistance.

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Step 4 — Use our tutorials if you need help getting set up

You are welcome to use the step-by-step setup tutorials if you need help setting up ExpressVPN on your operating system.

Need help? Contact the ExpressVPN Support Team for immediate assistance.

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