Setup OpenVPN Client

a. Download the 3 files from your server using SFTP or SCP.

• ca.crt
• client.crt
• client.key

b. Down load openvpn client.

Webpages: https://openvpn.net/index.php/open-source/downloads.html
Click on the OS Type and 32/64 bit version.

c. Double click on the download file and start to install.
*** Click all the way “Next” and install until completed.

d. Copy all the three server downloaded files into newly install folder.

C:\Program Files\OpenVPN\config

e. Create client.ovpn file and insert content below:

client
dev tun
proto tcp

#Server IP and Port
remote remote-server-ip port-no

resolv-retry infinite
nobind
persist-key
persist-tun
mute-replay-warnings
ca ca.crt
cert client.crt
key client.key
ns-cert-type server
comp-lzo

f. Start and run OpenVPN as administrator.

g. OpenVPN Client will start and appear on the right bottom panel.

 Right click on the grey icon.
 Select “Client” and start to connect.
 Log file will pop up and show it detail.
 As refer above it show successful.
 The Client VPN Icon will turn into Green and show connected IP.

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