On Sat, 4 Dec 2004, bronson mathews wrote:
im running winxp ive got it as a service, but how do i specify it to connect,
i am using the gui version i need to activate the server.ovpn file before
clients can connect....
so i rightclick the vpngui>cserver>connect after thats connected or
"activated" then clients can join.
It sounds like you havn't really started the openvpn service. Instead you
starting OpenVPN as a normal process when you click "Connect" from the
If you want to control the service (start/stop) from OpenVPN GUI, you need
to change the following reg value to "1", and restart the GUI.
If you want OpenVPN to start at boot-time (with the service), goto
ControlPanel->Administrative Tools->Services and configure the openvpn
service to start automatically.
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