Set up OpenVPN on openSUSE Linux Using the Network Manager

This tutorial explains how to set up an OpenVPN for openSUSE Linux. Follow step-by-step to set up an openSUSE VPN client using the OpenVPN protocol through the network manager.

  • We used the FastestVPN for this tutorial. While you can use any VPN service which offers the OpenVPN protocol.
    Step 1: Open the terminal and enter the following command to install the OpenVPN network manager plugin.

  • sudo zypper in openvpn
  • Step 2: Download the OpenVPN configuration files (ovpn files) provided by your VPN service provider. Unzip those files if required.

    opensuse vpn server

    VPN for opensuse

    Step 3: Click "Import VPN connection" and click "Create"

    opensuse OpenVPN client

    Step 4: Now navigate to the folder where you saved the configuration (.ovpn) files in Step 2. Select your desired server file and click "Open"

    opensuse openvpn server

    Step 5: Click "Yes"

    Step 6: Enter the username and password provided by your VPN service provider and click "Apply". Then right click on the VPN profile and click "Connect"

    opensuse VPN gateway

    Step 7: VPN on openSUSE is connected now. Later, you can connect and disconnect the VPN on openSUSE Linux form the same option.

    openSUSE OpenVPN Network Manager

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  • By following the steps given above, you can set up a Linux openSUSE VPN client using the OpenVPN protocol. If you're looking for additional support or have any questions related to setting up the VPN for openSUSE Linux, please Contact us for your questions, queries, feedback, or suggestions.

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