OpenVPN Installation on Linux

How to Install

1) Open Terminal.

2) Install network-manager-openvpn by typing:
sudo apt-get install network-manager-openvpn

Press Enter

You will be prompted: “Do you want to continue? Y/n” Type Y and hit Enter.

3) Once installation is complete, restart Network Manager by typing:
sudo restart network-manager

4) Expand the System menu and click on Network Connections to open the Network Connections control panel

5) Click the Add button to add a new VPN configuration.


6) When prompted to choose a VPN connection type, choose OpenVPN and click the Create button.


7) In the Connection name textbox enter: Le VPN

Gateway: or other server’s address (full list of servers)

Type: Password with Certificates (TLS)

Username and Password: Le VPN username and password received in activation email

Download Le VPN Linux cerificates from this link

User certificate: select cert.crt

CA certificate: select ca.crt

Private Key: levpn.key


8) Click Advanced… near the bottom of the window.

Set Use custom gateway port equal to 53.

Under the General tab, check the box next to Use LZO data compression.


9) Under the Security tab, select AES-256-CBC


Click OK, then click Apply.

How to Connect

Click on the Network Manager icon in the panel bar.

Click on VPN Connections.

Select Le VPN.


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