How to use local user authentication

OpenVPN Access Server & Local Users

  • Access Server now supports local users.

1) Navigate to "General" under "Authentication"

2) Select "Local" as authentication method and click on "Save Settings"

Now, navigate to "User Permissions" under "User Management"

1) Goto "User Permissions" page

2) Enter the intended new user in the "New username:" box and click "Show" to define the password and additional properties for the specific user

3) Set a password in the password box (Note: the user will now use that login and password to conenct to the VPN)

4) Click "Save Settings"