OpenVPN Ubuntu 16.04 Setup Guide
The following guide outlines the steps necessary to install & configure Easy-Hide-Ip using OpenVPN on your Ubuntu 16.04 computer:
1 Download the Easy-Hide-Ip configuration file(s) here:
2 Right-click the downloaded file and select "Extract here"
3 Open the Terminal from the main menu and type:
sudo apt-get update
Enter your password and press enter.
Wait about 1-5 minutes, depending on speed of your network
4 Install the OpenVPN software on your system:
sudo apt-get -y install network-manager-openvpn-gnome
5 Click on the "Network" icon in top right corner and choose "Edit Connections..."
6 Click "Add"
7 Select "Import a saved VPN configuration..." as your connection type
8 Click "Create"
9 Select the Easy-Hide-Ip .ovpn configuration file of server you would like to connect to
from the downloaded and extracted files in Step 1-2 and click "Open"
10 Enter your User name and Password. Click "Save"
11 Left-click again on your "Network" icon and choose server you wish to connect in
the "VPN Connections"
12 Once your connection is successful you will see the following message: