How to set up OpenVPN connection in Windows 8

Download last version of OpenVPN (file Installer with extension .exe).

Download OpenVPN


Start OpenVPN installation and Allow the program to make changes.

Allow run OpenVPN on Windows 8


Install program by default.

Window Setup OpenVPN on Windows 8


OpenVPN license agreement in Windows 8


Leave all the settings by default.

OpenVPN Settings in Windows 8


Path to OpenVPN in Windows 8


Allow install OpenVPN driver.

Installing OpenVPN driver Windows 8


Complete the OpenVPN installation for Windows 8.

Finish setup OpenVPN


Completing the installation OpenVPN in Windows 8


Run OpenVPN app.

Run OpenVPN in Windows 8


Program has created folder for configuration files.

Folder for OpenVPN files


In the "My Account" download OpenVPN files and extract the Zip archive to the Desktop.

Download OpenVPN files in Windows 8


Copy OpenVPN files from the Desktop to a folder:

C:| Users | (User name) | OpenVPN | config
  1. Open folder (User name) | OpenVPN | config
  2. Copy all files
  3. Make sure file with name (Username VPN) was copied. This file is responsible for the automatic authentication on the VPN servers.

Copy OpenVPN files in Windows 8


Connect to the OpenVPN server in Windows 8.

Connecting to the OpenVPN server in Windows 8


Connection is successfully established.

Successfully connecting to OpenVPN in Windows 8




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