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This tutorial will teach you how to install and use the ExpressVPN app on your Windows XP and Vista machine. If you are using a Windows 7, 8, 10, or above, please use this tutorial.
Download the VPN app
Open the Welcome Email you received when you signed up for ExpressVPN. Click the link in the email.
If you can’t find the link, sign in to your account here.
Once you’ve clicked the link in the welcome email or signed in to the website, click on Download for Windows. This will start the download for your app.
Do not close the window! You will need it for the next step.
Before proceeding to the app install, you need to copy your activation code. You will need this later.
To copy your activation code to the clipboard, click the copy code icon in the top right corner of the box containing the code. You will be asked to provide it later.
Install the VPN app
Double-click on the file expressvpn-install_v3.535 in your downloads folder.
If any security warnings pop up, click Yes or Allow to continue with the installation.
Click I agree.
Click Finish to complete the installation.
When ExpressVPN launches for the first time, copy and paste the activation code on our website (refer back to Step 2) and click Next.
Congratulations! You now have access to our VPN services! Click on the server location of your choice to start connecting.
Connect and disconnect the VPN
To choose the server that best matches your geographic location, click on Connect to recommended location.
Once you see the Connected message, you can begin surfing with freedom and security!
To disconnect from the VPN server, click Disconnect.
- If you are unable to connect to the Internet after disconnecting ExpressVPN…