Home Server Client Installation for Windows and MAC

Step 1: Download and install the client application

Windows 7/8:         openvpn-install-2.4.7-I607-Win7.exe

Windows 10:          openvpn-install-2.4.7-I607-Win10.exe

MAC OS:                Tunnelblick_3.7.8_build_5180.dmg

Step 2: Download your client files from your Home Server

Download the Home Server client files you created during setup of your Home Server.

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Step 3: Import the client file into OpenVPN or TunnelBlick

Windows:     Run the OpenVPN client application. An icon will show in your task bar.

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                   Right click on the icon and click Import File

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Find the client file in step 2 and open. The file will install automatically.

MAC:         Open the TunnelBlick application.

The icon will show in the top right area of your task bar.

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Find your OpenVPN client file and drag it to the TunnelBlick icon.

The file will load automatically.

Step 4: Start your Client

Windows:     Right click the OpenVPN icon in the task bar and click Connect. The icon will turn to yellow when it is connecting then to green when it is connected.

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MAC:            Double click the TunnelBlick icon to start the connection. The icon will go dark when it is connected.

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Step 5: You are connected to your Home Server.

Check your location by going to www.tracemyip.org. Your home IP address should be your server location IP.