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Follow these steps to find your account credentials and the ExpressVPN server addresses for manual configuration.

Open the Welcome Email you received when you signed up for ExpressVPN and open the link in the email.

open the welcome email

If you can’t find the link, sign into your account here.

sign in to your expressvpn account

Once you’ve opened the link in the welcome email or logged in to the website, select Set Up on More Devices.

set up on more devices windows

Select Manual Config on the left side of the screen.

select manual config

By default, the OpenVPN tab is selected. Here, you will see your usernamepassword, and a list of config files for download. Use this tab if you’re using the OpenVPN manual setup process.

If you’re using the PPTP or L2TP manual setup process, click on  PPTP & L2TP/IPSec. You will see your usernamepassword, and a list of server addresses around the world. To view the server addresses, select the to expand the list of addresses by location.

Note: PPTP and L2TP/IPsec provide weak security benefits and should only be used for anonymization or for changing locations.

manual configuration details

Keep this browser window open for convenient reference during manual configuration.

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

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