How to set up Atlas VPN?

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Are you starting your journey with Atlas VPN and wondering what is the first step you should take to be protected online? In this article, we will go through the process of setting up the Atlas VPN application. Read on! 

In order to enjoy the privacy and security of a VPN connection, you will need to install the app, log in, and connect to the Atlas VPN servers. You can follow these guides to help you complete a successful installation:

Supported operating systems

Atlas VPN is currently compatible with Android, iOS, macOS, Linux, Fire OS, and Windows devices.  We are still growing and expanding, therefore, in the future, the services will be available to customers using other operating systems as well. 

Here is a list of operating systems that Atlas VPN can be installed on:

    • Windows 10
    • MacOS 10.15
    • Android 6
    • Fire OS 6
    • iOS 13
    • Linux Ubuntu

If you use one of these operating systems or later versions on your device, you can go ahead and install the Atlas VPN application to browse securely!

For older versions of these operating systems, we suggest updating them to the latest version.


Getting started

Let's take a brief look at the steps on how to set up the Atlas VPN:

  1. Download the Atlas VPN application from our official page.

  2. After successfully installing Atlas VPN, open the application. Click the Sign up button to create your account. Enter your email address and a verification link will be sent to your email inbox. Once you open that email, click the Confirm button and you will be signed in! 

  3. After logging into the Atlas VPN app, tap the Connect button to be automatically connected to a suitable server. It will be selected based on a few criteria, such as the distance to the server and the server load.

  4. Alternatively, you can pick the preferred location. The free version offers three options: New York, Los Angeles, and Amsterdam.

For more location options, sign up for the Premium plan. It offers a range of servers, a check-up on your credentials’ security status, and many other additions to your online security! Visit our pricing page to find the best options available and pick out a plan that suits you best.

In case you have any trouble with the installation or any questions about the service, drop us an email at! Premium customers can also reach us via live chat by logging into the Atlas VPN account here.