OpenVPN is a free and open source software SSL VPN solution. It allows secure point-to-point or site-to-site connections with routed or bridged configurations and remote access facilities.

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Arguments to connect using Open Vpn windows client

Is it possible to start a windows openvpn client to make it connect using a predefined config (.ovpn) by supplying program arguments using command prompt. Or specifying the arguments in the shortcut ...
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access web server host on same server as openVPN

I have OpenVPN and Web server hosted on the same server. I know that I can access the server by using the tunnel's IP but i want to be able to access the web server (with virtual host enabled) by ...
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Can't install tap driver using tapinstall.exe for OpenVPN when run from a .bat file, but it works when running OpenVPN installer

When I run "..\bin\tapinstall.exe" install "..\driver\OemWin2k.inf" tap0901 To add the tap driver, all I get back is a "failed" message with no details and the tap driver is not ...
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Port forward from LAN to an OpenVPN client (iptables?)

I have a OpenVPN server running in a LAN (locally addressable at 192.168.1.12) and I'd like to forward requests to it from other devices on the LAN, over just port 3000, to one of the VPN clients. (10....
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openvpn chain - dealing with “speed” and “location” restrictions

I (located in region HOME) watch content in region FAR via an openvpn server ALL which is located in region FAR. This bypasses geo restrictions, however all connections to FAR are throttled ...
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Using OpenVPN, yet netflix.com blocks access

I have set up an OpenVPN server on a VPS in the USA and configured it to route all clients traffic through it. Everything seems to work fine regarding the VPN connection in gerneral. All ip lookup ...
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Receive incoming public IP addresses through VPN?

For a short spell, I ran a VPN server with OpenVPN + iptables on a VPS I purchased, and would tunnel my home server through it, in order to mask my home server's IP address from visitors. This worked ...
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How can I autonomously dump/push the AP logs from the assortment of devices without logging into each?

I am running an AWS OpenVPN EC2 server providing a VPN for mobile devices. Additionally, I am managing an OpenWRT in my house, an ISP provided Linksys in another state, and a mid-grade Cisco Aironet ...
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OpenVPN network asks for password

I setup a vpn connection under user_A and it works just fine (I used network-manager-openvpn-gnome to setup this connection). Now I added another user into my system (Ubuntu 16.04) -- user_B. I ...
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How to use OpenVPN GUI for connecting to VPNs with Google Authenticator?

My workplace has a VPN server which requires a Google Auth token to connect. Connecting via console works - I'm asked for the token and the connection goes through smoothly. However connecting via the ...
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Can you set up a gaming LAN using OpenVPN installed in a VMware guest OS and be playing the game on the host OS?

I would like to setup a gaming VPN. Ie. I have some games that work over LAN and would like to play them with people that are not on my LAN. I know I can do this with OpenVPN. My ultimate goal ...
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OpenVPN tun0 extremely slow

I'm working in a vpn - the server is connected via a 16.000 mb/s line. Sure, this connection is really slow itself, but the vpn connection doesn't use the real bandwith. So i connected to the server ...
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What is “push route” used for in OpenVPN?

I have an OpenVPN server set up on my Raspberry Pi, when I installed it the guide I followed said to add a line like: push "route 192.168.1.0 255.255.255.0" so that the server would let the client ...
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How to enable internet traffic logging in OpenVpn?

I am currently running a VPN server for my school without any data logging. However, despite many warnings not to do illegal stuff, I have now received a DMCA notice for torrenting and I think that I ...
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Cannot go on Internet from my remote location over vpn connection

Many information exists on this forum and Internet but I just can't filter out the solution for me. My setup is quite simple. I just installed pfSense and configured OpenVPN server on it. I downloaded ...
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OpenVPN multiple IPv4

I have got OpenVPN running & listening on all IPs on port 1194: # netstat -tunlp | grep 1194 udp 0 0 0.0.0.0:1194 0.0.0.0:* 1629/openvpn But I ...
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OpenVPN connectivity Issue

I'm trying to connect to lab.pentestit.ru which requires VPN connection to connect to their lab but I cannot establish a connection. The lab.ovpn provided is client dev tun proto tcp remote vpn....
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Redirecting or routing all traffic to OpenVPN on a Mac OS X client

I have configured an OpenVPN (2.2.1) server on an Ubuntu virtual machine in the Amazon elastic compute cloud. The server is up and running. I have installed OpenVPN (2.2.1) on a Mac OS X (10.8.2) ...
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Signing OpenVPN server and clients certificates by Samba4 DC auto-signed CA.pem

I installed Samba4 and configured it to be domain controller, and it auto generated ca.pem, cert.pem, key.pem. And now I want to use the same CA of samba to sign the new certificates (maybe generated ...
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List which VPN clients are connected

Situation: I have a private VPN server at home which is open to the internet so that a certain group of people can connect to it (only keypair authentication is allowed). How can I see which clients ...
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Use VPN only for certain domains/hostnames

I'm using OpenVPN on Windows with a TAP adapter. I know you can specify a route to a specific ip address to go to your local internet connection. However it can't do the same for a hostname/domain. ...
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DD-WRT router with OpenVPN Server - single subnet home network

I just upgraded my aging Netgear router to DD-WRT, and I'm wanting to use the built-in OpenVPN Server component to service my home's private single subnet. So I have this setup: [public-Internet]----[...
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VPN DNS configuration bug in OS X

I am using TunnelBlick to connect to an VPN (OpenVPN) with OS X 10.9.2. I can authenticate and pass traffic but the DNS entries injected from the VPN do not work. Here is the output of scutil --dns (...
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Options error: --tls-auth fails with 'ta.key': No such file or directory

When trying to connect my Linode to my home OpenVPN server I get the error message; sudo openvpn --config .openvpn_keys/linode.ovpn Options error: --tls-auth fails with 'ta.key': No such file or ...
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openVPN 2.3.x windows 7 to force traffic go through vpn

I am trying to follow this instruction to force all traffic go through vpn on my Windows 7 client machine. But I don't know how to do the last step: Turn on Use default gateway on remote network. On ...
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VPN connection problems regarding plex media server and voice over IP

I have a home server - running Debian Jessie and plex media server. My router (fritzbox) allows all smartphones in my LAN to receive incoming landline calls (due to a certain app). This part works ...
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Connecting to openvpn behind a firewall by using SSH tunnel in OS X

Openvpn is blocked but I can connect to SSH servers. I want open a tunnel by -D [port] command in terminal and add localhost [port] to openvpn config to bypass firewall restrictions but the problem is ...
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OpenVPN Access Server will not Start on System Boot

I have installed OpenVPN Access Server on my computer running Fedora 23 using the instructions from this YouTube video. I have been able to install the server on the machine with no problem, and it ...
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Internal Domain on OpenVPN with Dnsmasq

I'm trying to get dnsmaq and OpenVPN working together on DigitalOcean. I want to create a VPN that forwards the requests that end with *.local to the droplet and the others to be resolved by Google ...
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Allow OpenVPN and Securepoint through Windows 8.1 Firewall

A Windows 8.1 machine is connected to an OpenVPN using the Securepoint client software. The Windows 8.1 client is able to https to the OpenVPN server, and to ping another client through the OpenVPN. ...
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How to autostart OpenVPN (client) on Ubuntu 12.04 CLI?

I have an *.ovpn file that works if I type in: sudo openvpn filename.ovpn. Now I would like to start up OpenVPN when I boot the computer. It's a headless version of Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit if that ...
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OpenVPN on Debian 6 failed to start

I configured openvpn on my Deabian 6 VPS (using OpenVZ) several times but always stuck on "Starting virtual private network daemon: client server failed!" The syslog indicates, that there seems to be ...
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Open vpn connection loses Internet access after 30 seconds

Using open vpn client i am able to connect to a vpn which has Internet access. Everything goes well and am able to use the Internet for about 30 seconds then it goes off. When I disconnect and ...
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IPTables — Forwarding to Attached Client but keep source IP

Here's my scenario: I have a VPS that has two IP addresses and is running OpenVPN (IP Address of OpenVPN server: 10.1.2.1). I want to forward all received traffic on ONE address to VPN-client (10.1....
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Changing network type from Unidentified network to Private network on an OpenVPN connection

Is it possible to change the connection type in Windows 7? I have a OpenVPN connection which is identified as "unidentified network" and I do not want to apply certain rules to all unidentified ...
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Access Router website of remote VPN

I recently set up a OpenVPN server with a Raspberry PI using https://www.datenreise.de/raspberry-pi-vpn-server-einrichten-anleitung/ . This works quite good. But now I would like to access the ...
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AWS Inter-Region VPC connectivity Issue

I wanted to establish inter-region VPC connectivity from US-East to US-West VPC. Brief about VPC, Subnet CIDR's: US-East VPC CIDR: 10.0.0.0/16 NAT Subnet CIDR: 10.0.0.0/24 Data Subnet CIDR: 10.0.1....
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Get openvpn configure on debain

I have recently bought a VPN, with a dedicated IP. I am running a webserver (via docker, using a forum called discourse), which I want to run through the VPN and have the website link to the VPN IP ...
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OpenWRT: Routing between LAN and OpenVPN

So, this is the current situation: There is an OpenVPN-Server in the internet, there is an OpenWRT-Router at my place. The router is connected to the VPN as a client. I want the router to behave ...
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How do I force all traffic through VPN

I am using Debian 8, with openvpn, I am able to connect to the vpn but traffic (ping google.com) isn't working (ping: unknown host google.com). Ontop of that I'd like to add an ip table to the ...
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How to only pass browser traffic to openvpn connection

I have succesfully set up an openvpn connection. By using the parameters redirect-gateway def1 dhcp-option DNS 10.8.0.1 all traffic will go through the VPN, but I only want a specific application (...
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Get all IP's associated or used by process

I would like to retrieve all IP addresses associated with a specific Linux process. e.g I have OpenVPN running (or some webserver,etc.). using sudo netstat -tulpn | grep openvpn will give me this ...
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Address LAN computers by name over Open VPN

Using OpenVPN client on Windows 7 laptop to access my home network. Workgroup on the laptop is "MyWorkgroup". Home network: Wifi router on 192.168.1.1 - Linksys EA6500 with USB hard drive plugged ...
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Why can't my OpenVPN client access machines on same LAN as OpenVPN server?

I have configured OpenVPN on my Linux server and Windows client according to the instructions here. My client can access the server, but can't get any further onto the LAN. My Server is 10.23.29.64/...
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tls error key negotiation failed

I am using OpenVPn in windows 10. I have a config folder with the cer and all the needed files. I have a computer in which this works fine, but when I install in a fresh windows 10 isntallarion ...
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OpenVPN Bridge not working

i'm trying to start an openvpn server on a vps and it is not working. Traffic comes to the server from the client, but the server does not redirect it to the host. This are my configuration files: ...
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How to persistently apply iptables rule?

After much trials and tribulations I have set up a raspberry pi VPN using this (https://sys.jonaharagon.com/2016/05/12/setting-up-an-openvpn-server-on-a-raspberry-pi-2-part-12/) guide. However at the ...
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openvpn --show-pkcs11-ids missing parameter

When I try to perform this command: sudo openvpn --show-pkcs11-ids /usr/lib/libeTPkcs11.so I get error: Options error: Unrecognized option or missing parameter(s) in [CMD-LINE]:1: show-pkcs11-ids (...
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DD-WRT: Script for IP checking and openVPN reconnect

Router: TPLINK ARCHER-C7 v2 Firmware: DD-WRT v3.0-r28072 std (11/02/15) Service: OpenVPN client Issue: Sometimes a least favorable VPN server is assigned, it always provides very slow connection ...
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Split tunnel routing a specific port over OpenVPN on Ubuntu Server 12.04

So I know there is another question on here that I used as a guide as it was super helpful! (Setup routing and iptables for new VPN connection to redirect **only** ports 80 and 443) Only my goal is a ...