Guides

Bridges

Intro to Shadowsocks

Start here if you're stuck behind a restrictive firewall or new to the Shadowsocks proxy.

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Shadowsocks with the Mullvad VPN app

How to use the Shadowsocks proxy with the Mullvad VPN app.

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Shadowsocks for Android

How to use the Shadowsocks proxy on your Android device to connect to Mullvad VPN.

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Shadowsocks for OpenVPN on Linux

How to use the Shadowsocks proxy on your Linux computer to connect to Mullvad VPN.

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Shadowsocks for OpenVPN on macOS

How to use the Shadowsocks proxy on your macOS computer to connect to Mullvad VPN.

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Shadowsocks for OpenVPN on Windows

How to use the Shadowsocks proxy on your Windows computer to connect to Mullvad VPN.

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Bridges and proxies with Mullvad CLI (Mullvad app)

If you're stuck behind a restrictive firewall and are unable to access our VPN servers directly, try connecting using the SSH protocol via our bridge(s).

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SSH and Mullvad VPN

Stuck behind a restrictive firewall? Try using SSH tunneling to connect to Mullvad's VPN servers.

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