Install and configuer Openvpn on Windows

1. Installing the Openvpn software

  1. Download Openvpn for Windows : on the download page of the OpenVPN website, choose “Installer, Windows Vista and later”
  2. Install the program, keeping the default options
  3. During the installation phase, agree to the installation of the additional programme

2. Configuring the software

  1. Copy the n2h.ovpn file in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Openvpn\config folder (for Windows 7 and above) or in the C:\Program Files\Openvpn\config folder (without the x86) for Windows XP or Vista

3. Using the software

  1. During installation, a shortcut to the “Openvpn Gui” is created on the desktop
  2. Launch the “Openvpn Gui” programme as an administrator (by right-clicking and selecting “Execute as administrator” in the context menu
  3. An icon appears in the task bar (on the bottom right)
  4. Right-click on the icon and select “connect”
  5. Enter the username and password Nothing 2 Hide gave you
  6. The message “connected” appears. The VPN is installed and connected.