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Mac OSX 10.4 OpenVPN using Tunnelblick Setup Instructions

  1. Download the latest Tunnelblick Application.
  2. Launch the Tunnelblick Installer you downloaded.
  3. A window will pop up with "Tunnelblick" and "Onlinedocumentation" files listed. Double click the "Tunnelblick" Icon.
  4. You may receive security warnings when executing the application, ignore these and click "Open".
  5. Tunnelblick will require your admin username and password for OSX in order to run properly, Enter this information.
  6. Tunnelblick will then install to your hard drive.
  7. After the installation is complete an "Installation Success" window will appear. Select the "Launch" button.
  8. On the first launch of tunnelblick it will state "You have no configuration files". Select the "I have configuration files" option.
  9. Tunnelblick will ask "What type of configuration files do you have?". Select the "OpenVPN Configurations" button.
  10. Tunnelblick will ask "What type of configuration do you wish to create?". Select the "Open Private Configurations Folder" button.
  11. Tunnelblick will then open the private configurations folder and a small window.
  12. Open our Network Details page and click the VPN server address of your choice to log in and download your 'Your user-locked profile'. This is your custom client.ovpn configuration file. (Use your VPN Login and password to gain access to the downloads).
  13. Download client.ovpn and copy it under a different name (example: Los Angeles.ovpn Dallas.ovpn) to the Private Configurations Folder window opened by tunnelblick.
  14. In the small window left open by Tunnelblick select "Done". Tunnelblick will then load and an icon will appear in the top right hand corner of OSX.
  15. Optional. Repeat steps 12 to 14 to download your custom configuration profile/s from other OpenVPN servers.
  16. From the Tunnelblick system tray icon in the top right hand corner, Right click and select connect for the openvpn configuration file you added (Example: LosAngeles.ovpn or Dallas.ovpn)
  17. You will then be connected to the openvpn server for the profile you added to the configurations directory.
  18. In the Tunnelblick Log Output window the status message will change to "Connected" once connected.