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How to change NordVPN to a specific location

If you want to use a server from a specific location to browse on while using NordVPN, but you’re not sure where to start, make sure you keep reading.

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Read on to find out the easiest way to connect to a specific location using NordVPN, so you can keep your information secure.

What you’ll need: 

  • An active NordVPN account

The Short Version 

  • Open the NordVPN app
  • Click on the drop-down menu to pick your location
  • Choose the location you would like
  • Wait for the connection
  1. Step

    Open the NordVPN app

    Even though we did this on a laptop, this can be done on a mobile phone, tablet or laptop that has the NordVPN app installed with an active membership. Click on the NordVPN app to start the process. NordVPN app open

  2. Step

    Click on the drop-down menu to pick your location

    On the Windows app, you will find a box in the upper left-hand corner. Next to the line of country flags, you will see a small arrow, click on it to continue to the next step. Click on the menu drop down

  3. Step

    Choose the location you would like

    You will be presented with a drop-down menu of all the different countries you can connect to using your VPN. Scroll through the list or use the search bar to find the location you want to connect to. Select the country you want to use

  4. Step

    Wait for the connection

    Once you have clicked on your preferred location, wait for the connection to stabilise. You can then browse the web safely from your preferred location. Wait for the connection


Can I pick anywhere in the world to connect using NordVPN?

Yes, NordVPN will automatically assign you to a location once you log in, but you can manually choose a location too.

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