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  • How do I set up OpenVPN on my VPS?

  • Access the OpenVPN management panel by connecting with your web browser to the IP of your VPS (using https protocol and port 943). When you have the program installed, you can connect and disconnect whenever you want:

  • Can I run OpenVPN as a service?

  • Also note that OpenVPN must be installed and run by a user who has administrative privileges (this restriction is imposed by Windows, not OpenVPN). The restriction can be sidestepped by running OpenVPN in the background as a service, in which case even non-admin users will be able to access the VPN, once it is installed.

  • What are the system requirements for OpenVPN?

  • Remember that OpenVPN will only run on Windows XP or later. Also note that OpenVPN must be installed and run by a user who has administrative privileges (this restriction is imposed by Windows, not OpenVPN).

  • What should I look for when downloading OpenVPN?

  • For security, it’s a good idea to check the file release signature after downloading. The OpenVPN executable should be installed on both server and client machines, since the single executable provides both client and server functions.