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How to download and install the Management OpenVPN client on a Windows PC

These instructions will explain how to download and install the OpenVPN client for a Windows PC, and how to connect to the VPN.


  1. Download the latest Open VPN client from: 
  2. Install the Open VPN client, by running the installation file you downloaded and completing a standard installation.
  3. Now go here to download your VPN configuration file:
  4. Enter your partner account username and password, and select the option from the pull down menu to Login
  5. Download the Connection profile by clicking on the link: Yourself (user-locked profile)
  6. Copy the client.opvn file you just downloaded into the OpenVPN connection folder on your PC at c:\program files\openvpn\config


You are now ready to connect via VPN. Follow the below instructions to connect:

  1. Start the OpenVPN client by going to Start > All Programs > OpenVPN > OpenVPN GUI
  2. The OpenVPN icon will appear in your task bar. Right click on the icon, and select Connect
  3. When prompted for a username and password, enter in your Zynstra partner user account details
  4. You will now be connected via VPN to the Zynstra Management cloud so you have full network access to all of your Zynstra servers and the monitoring portal.


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