Linux Client Configuration

Setting up NixVPN, the FREE SSLVPN client on a Linux system is pretty straight forward
Step 1:

Login to the user portal provided by your System Administrator. Eg: htts://vpn.yourcompany.com:7443

Step 2:

Once logged in, Download the Client package by clicking on LINUX CLIENT link.

Step 3:

Once downloaded, extract the package and note the NixVPN.ovpn file location.

Step 4:

Install the client packages with your package manager.
Eg: on ubuntu,
sudo apt-get install network-manager-openvpn-gnome network-manager-vpnc-gnome

Step 5:
  • Click on the Network Connections
  • Click ADD and choose Import a Saved VPN configuration from the menu
  • Browse to the extracted NixVPN.ovpn file and click import.

Step 6:
  • Click on the Source File Section, browse to the ZIP extracted place.
  • Select the NixVPN.ovpn file and click on import.
Step 7:

Fill your Username and Password on the import window, and click save.

Step 8:

Now, click on NixVPN on the VPN connection name to get connected.

That’s it, Now you are connected to your NixVPN server.