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Linux - (RoboLinux) Installing OpenVPN

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Step 1: Click on the RoboLinux Menu icon

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Step 2: In the Search box, type in terminal

Step 3: Launch Terminal

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Step 4: Enter the following command: wget [https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/installer/install_ubuntu.sh](https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/installer/install_ubuntu.sh)

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Step 5: After that completes the download enter the next command: sudo sh ./install_ubuntu.sh

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Step 6: This will prompt for your Sudo password, Enter the password used to login to your computer.

Step 7: If you are prompted to install python 2.7 or network-manager-openvpn, or any other packages, type y and press enter to confirm each

Step 8: When the install completes, it will ask for your Login. Please enter the Username starting with p you received after signup (example p1234567), and press enter. This will generate the Configuration files, and add them to Network Manager.

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Step 9: To connect, Click on the Network Manager icon, click VPN connections, then choose the region that you want to connect to. After choosing the region, you will be prompted for your password.

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First published: 13/03/2018

Last updated: Jun 5, 2020 by Kaneesha Davis