Download the official OpenVPN Client.
Run the setup with administrator privileges and follow the installation steps. Confirm the Windows security messages.
Open file explorer and navigate to directory where you downloaded OpenVPN Client installation file. By default this is "Downloads" directory. Select installation file with left click then right click on it and left click "Run as administrator".
Click "Next >"
Click "I Agree" if you agree with agreement
Click "Next >" again
It is possible this dialog will not appear.
Click "Install" if Windows Security dialog appears.
This will install TAP-Windows Provider V9 Network adapter needed for OpenVPN to work.
Click "Next >" again
This way you will have OpenVPN Client installed
Download configuration file(s). If you want to store your login information permanently in open unencrypted text format, please download following files:
OpenVPN configuration file: Trust.Zone-VPN.ovpn (select port: , , , , ; protocol: , )
Password file: userpass.txt
In case you DON'T want to store your login/password unencrypted in userpass.txt and want to put login/password manually each time you connect to Trust.Zone (more secure), please download following OpenVPN Configuration file
OpenVPN configuration file: Trust.Zone-VPN.ovpn (select port: , , , , protocol: , )
Copy downloaded files to the OpenVPN configuration folder (by default C:/Program Files/OpenVPN/config/) and confirm the Windows security messages.
Here are instructions in details: Download the configuration file(s), open "Downloads" folder, select downloaded configuration file(s), select file(s) right-click on it(them) and click "Copy".
Navigate to your OpenVPN "config" folder, by-defalut this is "C:Program FilesOpenVPNconfig" and paste config file(s) there: right click on free space in folder then click "Paste".
Click "Continue" in order to provide administrator permission to copy file(s).
Now you have config file(s) in right place.
In case of configuration of single connection. Right click OpenVPN tray icon and click "Connect".
In case you have multiple connections configured. Right click OpenVPN tray icon, select location you want to connect and click "Connect".
Enter username and password (in case you did not used userpass.txt)
Once the connection has been successfully established, the OpenVPN icon turns green. You can manage your VPN connection with OpenVPN.
Your IP: x.x.x.x · United States · You are in TRUST.ZONE now! Your real location is hidden!