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Re: [Openvpn-users] How to roll out clients to windows users easily?

  • Subject: Re: [Openvpn-users] How to roll out clients to windows users easily?
  • From: Derek Arnold <darnold@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 07 Sep 2007 15:21:58 -0500

Matthew Wilson wrote:
> I installed an openvpn server last night and made public and private 
> keys and certs for the server and for a user account.
> To set up a connection from my windows box, I did this:
> 1. I copied the server cert and the user account private key and cert 
> to my windows box.
> 2. I installed the windows openvpn gui.
> 3. I wrote a client config file.
> It all works perfectly.  Which is wonderful.  I just right-click on 
> the doodad on my systray and the connection begins. Maybe later I'll 
> learn how to prompt with a password.
> Anyhow, I want other people in my office to use this system and I 
> think the steps involved might be too much for nontechnical staff.
> Is there some cute way I can do all this client-side set up very easily?
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