Open VPN for Windows

 

Installation Instructions:

Navigate to https://openvpn.southern.eduand enter your SAU username and password.

From the drop down menu, be sure to select "Login"  Then, Click "Go"

login

Click the link, OpenVPN Connect for Windows and save the file.

connect

Once the file has downloaded, run the installer. When finished, the OpenVPN icon should be in the Desktop view Tray (next to the clock). 

Right-click the icon and select Import -> "From server"

Enter "openvpn.southern.edu" and Click "Connect"

Connection Instructions:

 Right-click the icon, click the openvpn.southern.edu menu-item and select "Connect..."

connect

 In the Connect dialog, enter your username and password and click the "Connect" button.

 login

You may be presented with another dialog to verify the connection profile.  Be sure to click yes and make sure the "Don't ask again" option is checked. 

allow vpn prop

=========  If the Import "From Server" fails, proceed to the next steps =========

Also download the user profile, "Yourself (user-locked profile)."

opening client

Right-click the icon and select Import -> "From local file"

Select the downloaded file (client.ovpn) to import.

import file