Psiphon pro VPN for Windows, Mac, Android, and iOS download and setup guide. Here I will you how to download Psiphon pro for Windows. Psiphon pro is a VPN to bypass restricted access an remain uncensored.
When you want to remain uncensored online also use Psiphon VPN for Windows and smartphones. Download Psiphon pro for Windows. I will teach you how to install it. This post will also teach you how to configure Psiphon pro for Windows and Mac.
In this post, you will learn everything you need to know about Psiphon. If you have not check out our Psiphon VPN review video watch it from this place. You can also subscribe to our YouTube channel so that you will be updated for a new video tutorial or a review.
Did you read about Psiphon 3 download for Windows? Do not miss it out if you have not checked it. There we provided links to download Psiphon 3, Psiphon 4, Psiphon 5, and Psiphon APK download link for Android. If you use iOS such as iPhone you can also download Psiphon for iPhone.
Table of Contents
How Psiphon Pro VPN Works
It is very easy to install the Psiphon program. The small-sized program doesn’t require a long process to install. You can double click on it and it’ll launch or right-click and run as administrator.
Psiphon VPN starts connecting automatically when you run the program displaying a spinning icon showing that it’s connecting. When it’s connecting, you have a few options to choose from. You can choose VPN (L2TP over IPSec), SSH or SSH+. You can only choose one connection at a time.
While spinning and the red icon has not changed to green it means that you have not connected and you will not be able to choose a fast country to connect with if you choose VPN over SSH and SSH+. When you choose VPN, you allow the Psiphon app to tunnel all your traffic through the software mapping to a different location.
The SSH and the SSH+ mode is different. This means that you want the Psiphon software to set up a proxy on your Windows. You can even configure your proxy settings using a known IP and port number.
Once you are done setting Psiphon with a proxy, it will automatically tunnel all traffic through the Psiphon. Note, if you want to use the Psiphon proxy settings with browsers you have to instruct it in your configuration.
Another advantage of SSH and SSH+ modes is that the Psiphon Pro program split traffic source so that when you are accessing an international site it will tunnel it through Psiphon and when you are surfing a local website, it will leave it as a local traffic and you can monitor this in the software log option.
Meanwhile, to use split tunnel you must enable “Don’t proxy domestic websites” You can check the list of domain names that you accessed through Psiphon tunnel and those that are not proxied.
When you close the program clicking on the red icon to the top right the program will stop and you will be disconnected. However, in other not to close the Psiphon software, whether Psiphon 3 or Psiphon pro, enable minimize option in the settings area.
You will learn more about this in how to configure Psiphon Pro section.
Download Psiphon Pro
Here, I will provide links to download Psiphon pro for all devices and all version. You will also be able to download Psiphon APK pro.
Psiphon pro for PC
Psiphon Pro for Android
Psiphon Pro for Android APK
Psiphon Pro for iOS
Psiphon Pro for Mac
How to Configure Psiphon
Download the latest Psiphon pro for Windows 7/8/10 from the above link and drag it to your computer desktop. Now, here is my Psiphon pro settings for Windows 8.
Once you have connected to your preferred fasted Psiphon location click on settings and you will see different options you can configure your Psiphon program to work with according to your own need.
Minimize to Notification Area (System Tray)
If you don’t want to close Psiphon program whenever you click on the close button you need to set it to minimize to notification tray. Go to settings and click on the system tray. Enable minimize to notification tray and click apply changes.
You use split tunnels when you choose SSH or SSH+ over VPN. The split tunnels forced the Psiphon program to tunnel all international traffic via Psiphon and leave local traffic. This means that when you are visiting local traffic you IP will not be masked. And for international traffic, your IP will be uncensored.
To enable split tunnels, go to settings and click on split tunnels. Enable “Don’t proxy websites within your country” and click apply changes.
Psiphon 3 Proxy
Psiphon proxy settings allow you to connect to through your choice of a proxy server if you do not want to use Psiphon proxy by default. You can either connect through HTTP/HTTPS or SOCKET.
Go to settings and click on “Local proxy port”. In the space provided enter your HTTP/HTTPS server to use HTTP/HTTPS and socket server proxy to use SOCKET and click on save changes.
Upstream proxy helps you to override a pre-configured proxy server. Such as, if you have a proxy server that you have pre-configured on your browser and you don’t want to use it, you have to specify it in the upstream proxy so that the proxy will be ignored when splitting tunnel on Psiphon pro
Do not forget to click on apply changes when you are done configuring your upstream proxy.