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What is a VPN for Windows?
A VPN for Windows is a cybersecurity tool that secures your online traffic while you browse, stream, or work on your Windows device. When you connect to a VPN server using a VPN client, your internet connection is encrypted and your IP address is hidden from the websites you visit, letting you explore the internet with increased privacy and security.
How to set up the Windows VPN app
NordVPN’s app for Windows takes only a few moments to set up and is incredibly easy to use.
Manual Windows VPN configuration
Want to configure your Windows VPN manually? The steps required for a manual setup depend on the version of the software and the VPN protocol you want to use. You may also need to adjust your operating system configuration to set up your Windows Firewall for NordVPN.
Find the tutorials on our support page and tinker with your connection settings:
Why choose the NordVPN app for Windows?
NordVPN offers many additional security features VPN users like.
Additional protection from malware, malicious ads, websites, and trackers without the added weight of antivirus software.
The best VPN for speed: thanks to 6000+ servers all around the world and our NordLynx protocol, we can offer the fastest connections on the market.
Pick and choose which apps, programs, or URLs are secured while leaving others out of the encrypted tunnel.
Easy to use
One click is enough to establish a secure VPN connection on all your devices.
Get more with our VPN for Windows
Get a VPN for your Windows PC and enjoy these benefits.
Number of VPN servers
6091 servers, 61 countries
Devices per account
Custom DNS, UDP/TCP protocols, Kill Switch
IP and DNS leak protection
Shared and dedicated
Data and bandwidth
Obfuscated, Double VPN, P2P
30-day money-back guarantee
Online privacy and security is just one click away. Enjoy full access to all NordVPN features completely risk free. If you are not 100% satisfied, tell us within 30 days and get a full refund.
Frequently asked questions
Is there a free VPN for PCs?
If you want to find the best VPN for your Windows device, you can try out NordVPN with our 30-day money-back guarantee. If you cancel within 29 days of signing up, you’ll receive a full refund.
How do I choose the best VPN for Windows?
NordVPN operates 6000+ ultra-fast VPN servers in 61 countries around the world — you’ll always be able to pick a server close to you for the best VPN experience. And thanks to our revolutionary VPN protocol NordLynx (based on WireGuard), NordVPN currently offers some of the best VPN speeds on the market.
NordVPN also comes with additional security tools to improve the online experience on your Windows PC. For example, our Threat Protection feature offers protection from malware, malicious links, and ads while you’re browsing, letting you explore the internet with peace of mind.
How can I use VPN software on a Windows PC?
To secure your internet traffic, open the app on your Windows device, log in to your account, and click the Quick Connect button — it will connect you to the fastest VPN server available.