Installing And Configuring Openvpn

1. Visit http://openvpn.net/index.php/open-source/downloads.html for the latest release of OpenVPN

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2. Save the latest version of the Windows Installer

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3. Select ‘Run’ when the download is completed

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4. Select ‘Yes’ to allow the program to install

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5. Select ‘Next’ to continue

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6. Agree to the License Terms

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7. Leave all default settings enabled and select ‘Next’

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8. Select ‘Install’

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9. Select ‘Install’ again in the Windows Security window

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10. Select ‘Next’ to continue

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11. Select ‘Finish’ to complete the installation

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OpenVPN GUI Setup

12. Select Start, then right click the OpenVPN GUI icon and select ‘Properties’

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13. Select ‘Advanced’ in the properties window

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14. Check the ‘Run as administrator’ box and select ‘OK’

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15. Select ‘OK’ to close the OpenVPN GUI Properties window. You’ll be prompted to provide admistrator permission to change the settings, select ‘Continue’

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Done! OpenVPN GUI will now be running in the Taskbar. Download the zip of Config files(.ovpn and .pem) from here

16. Choose ‘Save’ to save the file into your ‘Downloads’ directory

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17. Select ‘Open Folder’ to open the Downloads directory (or Start->Documents->Downloads)

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18. In the opened directory, select all files (Shift+click each file), then right click and select ‘Copy’

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19. In Windows Explorer, navigate to the Local Disk -> Program Files -> OpenVPN -> config directory

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20. Right click on in the directory and select ‘Paste’. Click ‘Continue’ when UAC box opens

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21. Done!

Connect to SlickVPN
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22. Right click the OpenVPN icon on the toolbar

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23. Select ‘Connect’ from the menu

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24. Enter your username and password and click ‘OK’ to connect to SlickVPN

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Done! Enjoy the added security and anonymity of your VPN connection!