Slow PureVPN Internet Connection? How to Fix VPN Issues

Cristian MiculiHow To

Achieve Fastest VPN Speeds as a PureVPN User

Not being able to access the content you want or need is frustrating. It is even more frustrating when you feel like you have to choose between security or a fast, reliable Internet connection. PureVPN is designed to encrypt your data and keep it safe from many cyber threats. But, when your slow PureVPN connection is keeping you from enjoying the Internet on your terms, you need to solve this problem fast and easy.

Why do I get a slow PureVPN Internet?

There are a variety of different reasons you may be experiencing a slow PureVPN connection.

Some of the most common ones are:

  • ISP issues
  • Firewall is active
  • Server is too far
  • P2P file sharing use

PureVPN explains that as a direct consequence as all of the data being sent to and from your computer must pass through its servers to be encrypted, thus slowing your Internet connection should be expected. However, if you are experiencing more than typical slow speeds, there are several steps you can take to try and fix the problem.

Get Rid of VPN Connection Issues

You should check the speed of your connection when you are not using PureVPN to see if the problem could be unrelated to the app. If you are on Wi-Fi you will want to try connecting with a wired connection or using a different network to see if that solves the problem.

If the problem appears to be with your ISP, you can try changing the tunneling protocol your machine uses to connect to the Internet. The main protocols are PPTP, L2TP, and OpenVPN. Try and change the protocol in your settings and see if that resolves the problem.

If you believe your ISP is throttling your connection or not delivering as promised, you will need to contact them.

If your system has a firewall, it may be interfering with PureVPN and causing your slow connection. Disable any firewall on your network or system and see if that improves your connection speed.

If you are encountering a slow PureVPN connection while trying to use P2P file sharing services, you are most likely connected to a server where those services are blocked. You will need to connect to a specific server where P2P file sharing is allowed. Currently you should use a server in Turkey, Sweden, Romania, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Germany, or Russia.

If none of these solutions solve your problem, you may need to seek an alternative.

Speedify provides both speed and VPN security

Speedify is a VPN for mobility that not only protects your data with state-of-the-art encryption, but it also improves your Internet connection speeds. Best of all, it works without you need any tech skills to set it up.

You can download Speedify from our website or the AppStore or Google Play. All your devices – desktop, laptop, tablet, cell phone, etc. – will have fast, reliable, and safe access to the Internet.

Why Speedify is faster than PureVPN

Speedify is a different kind of VPN. It was created with the express intention of boosting Internet connection speeds while keeping you protected from cyber attacks and snooping ISPs. Speedify increases your bandwidth and improves your connection reliability by allowing your devices to use multiple Internet connections at the same time.

Speedify works in the background automatically rerouting your data when it encounters network issues with one of your connections.

If you are fed up with slow VPN connections, it’s time to experience the Speedify difference. Get started today for FREE – no strings attached, no email sign-up necessary, no logging of data.

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