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Questions tagged [openvpn]

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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OpenVPN - Performance issues - Different bandwith on different client systems but same server - Windows & Linux

i am experiencing different bandwith and different pings when connecting from my home to the vpn servers of my vpn service provider in asia. So client and host location stays the same. Only OS and ...
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running checkpoint vpn and openvpn simultaneously

Im using checkpoint vpn to connect to my office network and openvpn to connect to AWS network machines. seems like when they both can work together. if I connect to checkpoint vpn then try to ...
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Telegram automatically detects OpenVPN GUI connection, Browser doesn't

I'm using OpenVPN GUI and it successfully connects. Telegram automatically detects the new settings (TCP) but web browsers don't. How can I fix this? Google Chrome gives the ...
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Why VPN is safe if we need login? [on hold]

I want to purchase subscription of VPN, but I 'guess' that I need to login. Assume I use a prepaid debt card to pay the subscription, but the VPN company will still link my login to my activity, isn'...
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How to use VPN with Windows Store apps? [on hold]

This is a very common problem, Windows 10 store apps (Redstone 5,4 etc) don't work, can't connect to the Internet when VPN is connected. I try it with OpenVPN (TCP and UDP), I tried with Windscribe ...
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Connect to SaferVPN / ExpressVPN /NordVPN through command-line

I want to connect to VPN through Command-line in windows. we can connect to openVPN through command-line, in OpenVPN we can connect to VPN using openvpn-gui.exe --connect "client.ovpn" . In this ...
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OpenVPN on Raspbian can't connect?

I'm trying to set up openvpn on my Raspberry Pi 3 with Raspbian Stretch Lite. My VPN provider is Private Internet Access. I've never had problems using it on Windows with their official client, but I'...
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OpenVPN can't establish connection on Ubuntu 18.4

My OpenVPN credentials work on Windows 10 but I am having difficulty connecting from Ubuntu 18.4. It is simply reporting that the connection failed on Ubuntu. The config files, cert and key are all ...
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Routing Network through OpenVPN: Network Lost

I am trying to route my traffic through OpenVPN server so that all traffic can go through the server and I access the internet through it. Here is my route table, looks like I lost my access to the ...
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How can I access the internet through OpenVPN server and get assigned its Public IP address

I have an open vpn server which I can connect to through tunneling. Its IP address is 10.8.0.1 ... I want to route all my internet traffic to go through this vpn server where my public ip address ...
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How to protect home LAN when using OpenVPN to connect to remote LAN?

I have a home network (a router, PCs, phones, smart devices, etc.). I'd like to connect from this home LAN to a remote LAN at my work via OpenVPN (which is what our IT provides there). The remote LAN ...
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Raspberry Pi OpenVPN server

I'm trying to setup an OpenVPN server on a Raspberry Pi in my home. I've used the PiVPN tool (http://www.pivpn.io) to set this up. My home LAN is on 192.168.0.0/24 and PiVPN seems to have setup 10.8....
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OpenVPN, DNS Leaks shows Google as ISP

I'm still very new to OpenVPN but I have managed to get a server up and working out of my home router running DD-WRT. When I went to https://www.dnsleaktest.com/ it shows Google as the ISP when I run ...
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Multiple Sites Raspberry Pi VPN setup

I want to implement multiple_sites-to-site VPN and was thinking of adding one Raspberry Pi 3 in each site to handle the VPN traffic from the clients inside that network. Each Raspberry Pi would be ...
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OpenVPN - DNS issue x 2

Ok two issues that I'm not sure how to solve. I have an OpenVPN server set-up and it's purely used for DNS resolution. DNS servers are pushed from the server to the clients upon connection. Actual ...
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Two parallel OpenVPN tunnels site-to-site: can't access all interfaces

The setup I have the following topology: Router 172.25.214.1 | | | SiteB 172.25.214.0/24 ...
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Missing driver with 'ptun0901' hardware ID

I noticed in Device Manager (under Windows 10) that there are six entries named Unknown Device under Other Devices with a warning overlay in their icons. I right-clicked on them, clicked Properties, ...
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openvpn on iphone established but can't ping local hosts

I have successfully imported Openvpn keys and conf files on my iPhone (via iTunes) client and established connection to my home Raspberry Openvpn server. Openvpn is green and saying connection ...
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Download speed near zero when connecting to VPN

I'm not a professional in networking, but just an enthusiastic amateur. Information: I have set up a VPN server on a VPS using Softether VPN server. I'm using OpenVPN TCP and UDP protocol with ...
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pfsense - openvpn packets getting returned over WAN gateway and not VPN gateway

Hello all hopefully someone can help me.. I feel like I'm close but just no cigar. :( I am posting here as I have exhausted all options that I can think of. Here is my original post on netgate forums :...
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How to use OpenVPN Windows 2.5 Client from the command line?

My company is going with OpenVPN and I just got the client (version 2.5.0.100) working on my Windows 10 machine but I would like to connect (including authenticate), check the connection status and ...
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Share VPN connection over Ethernet

I'm trying to setup and old pc with linux (CentOS) as an access point to a VPN I have in another home. I have two ethernet interfaces, so I want to use one to connect to internet through my router, ...
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New asus 68u router after inteno bridge - allowed ip with DDNS

I found an old thread on Superuser, From 2015 and am afraid I will run into the same problem. The sentence is quite simular one from the Asus manual today 4.3.5 DDNS. *NOTE DDNS service will not ...
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OpenVPN + OpenWrt: server doesn't see devices in the client's network

I have an OpenVPN server. I'd like to get the access from there to the resources available on the client's network. The client network is managed by an OpenWrt-based router; it serves as an OpenVPN ...
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openVPN on AWS free tier via RoadWarrior - connecting, but no internet

My new home internet is too slow for a personal openVPN server for protecting myself when not at home, so I decided to use the amazon AWS free tier server I got a few months back and never did ...
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Use local WiFi directly even when PC is connected to OpenVPN Server

This is the following setup I currently have on a Windows 10 Pro Machine 2 Ethernet Cards One Ethernet Card connected to my main router Install OpenVPN Client with its virtual TAP adapter and start a ...
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OpenWRT - Port forwarding doesn't work while OpenVPN client is running

I'm trying to do SSH port forwarding from my WAN interface to 10.0.0.2 (LAN) but I'm facing an issue whenever the OpenVPN client is running on the router then I cannot ping my WAN IP or connect to my ...
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Make work computer accessible from home

First of all, my work computer is my computer and it's at an office I share. I don't have an employer whose policies the following could possibly violate. The office internet is NATed and I can't ...
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Recover OpenVPN Saved Password

I am changing a users laptop and they have saved their username and passowrd in the OpenVPN GUI. Naturally they don't know their password because they entered them a while back and click "save ...
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How to keep track of when my OpenVPN connection is up (systemd)

I'm using the service openvpn-client@.service to connect to my VPN. When I start my computer it takes a little while for it to connect. I would like to see a desktop notification when the connection ...
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Connected to OpenVPN but no internet connection nor client to client

I just installed the following setup on a raspberry pi v3, its IP 192.168.1.2: First, I installed PiHole Then I installed PiVPN Made one adjustment to /etc/openvpn/server.conf: I commented out the ...
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OpenVPN clients have no connectivity over IPv6

I'm trying to add IPv6 tunnel support to a OpenVPN server (i.e. clients can access the IPv6 internet through VPN). The router that runs OpenVPN (Netgear WNDR4500v1 running Tomato v1.28-140) has IPv6 ...
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VPN over Shadowsocks: DNS not working

I am currently in China. Usually I use Shadowsocks or a VPN to access the outside/filtered internet. However, due to some requirements I need to access the outside internet by using VPN over ...
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Openvpn Site-to-site with 2 raspberry pi

I would like to do a site-to-site with 2 raspberry pi. 1 rpi as openvpn server on Lan 1 1 rpi as openvpn client on Lan 2 Lan 1 - 192.168.1.0/24 Gateway - 192.168.1.1 Rpi ovpn server - 192.168.1.3 ...
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Disable terminal broadcast messages in Linux

I am relatively new user to Linux on the desktop and have recently started to connect to several work/personal VPNs using the following command: sudo systemctl start openvpn-client@Personal This all ...
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Error: Invalid prefix for given prefix length

I have a OpenVPN server on a Netgear Wireless router setup (192.168.8.1). The Netgear router is setup behind another router (192.168.7.1) that connected to internet. I've added a port forward rule to ...
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How to config default gateway for Windows 10 OpenVPN client?

I set up my OpenVPN server and make client script like this: client proto udp remote my.server.ip.addr port dev tun resolv-retry infinite nobind persist-key persist-tun remote-cert-tls server verify-...
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“Bouncing” an openVPN connection through/over/across another host

One of the locations I work from/at is blocking all traffic to "commonly known" VPN services, including the VPN service I use. I would now like to "bounce" the openVPN traffic through/across/over my ...
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Tunnel secure TCP server

Which software can be used to protect (by password/certificate) access to tcp server (e.g. webserver)? background: the tcp server software has no authentication and cannot be modified. the service ...
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OpenVPN --allow-pull-fqdn Not Working

Below are the base settings of the client.ovpn file, being run on Windows 10 via OpenVPN GUI. client dev tun proto udp remote <vpn_address> <vpn_port> resolv-retry infinite nobind persist-...
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In split-tunneling, how do I configure OpenVPN so that it uses domain instead of IP based routing rules?

I live in a place where Google/Facebook/Twitter and a few other websites are not available from accessing. OpenVPN is a great tool to overcome this. Originally, I must have OpenVPN running all the ...
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is it possible to use a vpn in two separate virtualboxes simultaneously on windows 7 [closed]

specifically I'm running Ubuntu with this... https://github.com/philipperemy/expressvpn-python https://www.virtualbox.org/
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Raspberry Pi OpenVPN Client cannot ping remote subnet, but remote subnet can ping Raspberry PI?

So i am wanting to add my raspberry PI to my home VPN and i just made the same config from my other clients to my PI and it connects, gets an IP Address from the remote network. The funny thing is, ...
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How to connect with multi region private subnets through single VPN?

I had created 3 VPC's in three regions and I configured VPC peering between this 3 regions and it's working fine I can ping all the servers from any region through private ip's, I had configured ...
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OpenVPN TLS failing and keeps disconnecting me

Yesterday I installed Debian 9 and OpenVPN on a server at home and everything was working flawlessly (I followed this guide). However, this morning, OpenVPN was working (client side) and suddenly ...
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OpenVPN connection through SSH tunnel

I'm currently visiting China, so I have some options for VPNs set up. However, my VPN servers have a habit of suddenly disappearing from the network after I've used them for a while. I thought it ...
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Is it possible to use openvpn and apache together? [closed]

I have a production server that serves my site. I am using apache, mysql and nodejs for my site. If i install the openvpn for using my personal purposes, not reverse proxy or something what happens? ...
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Can't SSH to my computer at home when router is running VPN

In normal conditions, I can SSH to my public IP address from work and my router is port forwarded to my internal Debian Box where it accepts the connection. Recently, i configured my router to ...
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Significant overhead while using OpenVPN

I bought myself a perfect privacy subscription and tested several servers. While downloading some test files, I recognized, that the VPN Client used nearly 3/4 of my available upload speed. Some ...
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Cannot ping OpenVPN server from different subnet

I have a cloud OpenVPN server and my goal would be to be able to access my home network from OpenVPN clients connected to this server. Currently, I have an OpenWRT router that is a OpenVPN client ...