Set up Wireguard VPN access on Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, Android and iOS

Setting up Wireguard access on Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, Android & iOS

This tutorial will guide you though the simple setup procedure for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, Android, and iOS operating systems and devices using the official Wireguard application available from wireguard.com. The setup of Wireguard is very easy, we have added a completely pre-configured setup file to your members area. You can either install the Wireguard configuration from our pre-configured file, or on mobile devices you can install from a pre-configured QR code.

NOTE: Wireguard is only compatible with our Dedicated IP accounts.

WireGuard® is an extremely simple yet fast and modern VPN that utilizes state-of-the-art cryptography. It aims to be faster, simpler, leaner, and more useful than IPsec, while avoiding the massive headache. It intends to be considerably more performant than OpenVPN. WireGuard is designed as a general purpose VPN for running on embedded interfaces and super computers alike, fit for many different circumstances. Initially released for the Linux kernel, it is now cross-platform (Windows, macOS, BSD, iOS, Android) and widely deployable. It is currently under heavy development, but already it might be regarded as the most secure, easiest to use, and simplest VPN solution in the industry.
Installing Wireguard
Wireguard is compatible with all of the most popular operating systems as well as many more systems and some routers like OpenWRT. You can view the fuill list of compatibility and download Wireguard directly from the wireguard website here: wireguard.com/install/

1. Install Wireguard

Due to the ongoing development of Wireguard you should always install and update the application directly from the official website here: https://www.wireguard.com/install/.

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2. Choose VPNUK Account Profile

Login to your members area and navigate to the VPNUK Account Details menu option and select the subscription ID of the account you would like to configure for Wireguard.

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3. Download Configuration

Navigate to the account you would like to configure for Wireguard and scroll down to the bottom of the account details, you will then be faced with a QR code or a manual config file.

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4. Import Configuration

Open your Wireguard application and create a new tunnel. You can now import your configuration file or import the configuration from the QR code using your mobile device camera.

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5. Connect

Thats it! You can now connect to your VPNUK account through Wireguard.