How to Setup Openvpn on Windows Using Viscosity?

Things to Consider:

Before you begin, please make sure that:

  • You have a working internet connection
  • Windows Supported Device.
  • A Premium PureVPN account (If you haven’t bought yet click here to buy)

In order to configure OpenVPN on Windows, you need to download viscosity and required OpenVPN files.

Click here to download Viscosity
Click here to download OpenVPN files

Importing a Connection:

You can import a connection into Viscosity by following the steps below:

1 Open Viscosity, right click the Viscosity menu from system tray and select “Preference.” The preferences window should appear.

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2 From “Connections” tab click the “+” button in the bottom left hand corner of the window. Highlight “Import Connection” then select “From File…” 

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3 Navigate to downloaded OpenVPN files

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4 Select OpenVPN TCP or UDP

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5 Select any country file to which you want to connect

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6 Your connection will successfully be imported  and you will get the following message on Viscosity Window and click “OK.”

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7 Select your imported OpenVPN file and click on Edit

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8 Go to Networking tab and under routing. Check “Send all traffic over VPN connection” then click “Save”

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9 Right click on your imported file and click on connect. It will ask you VPN username and password so please enter PureVPN username and password.

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10 Once it connects, pop up will appear to show the connection status.

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