What is it?
Profile is the term used to describe a configuration file that has a .ovpn file extension. This file provides any OpenVPN compatible client software with the needed digital certificates and configuration details to connect to OpenVPN Cloud VPN Region.
Who should use this?
A User can import profile into the OpenVPN Connect Client directly by using the URL of the user portal and passing authentication. A User can also import any received .ovpn file into Connect Client.
The Administrator can download and use the Profile with Connector software needed for connecting a Network or Host to the VPN
Why should I use this?
Profile has the digital certificates needed to pass basic authentication needed to connect to OpenVPN Cloud and is needed to configure OpenVPN Client for connection to a specific VPN Region.
Show me how to configure it?
The administrator can see,
- Installing Connector for Linux
- User imports received profile into Connect Client
- User downloading app, getting profile and connecting