What are OVPN files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an OVPN file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is an OVPN file?

An .OVPN file is an OpenVPN pro file.

An OVPN file's content includes virtual private network access configurations and client program settings for the OpenVPN software. OpenVPN is an open-source Virtual Private Network client program that allows users to access remote servers securely using encrypted "tunnels" over the internet.

The OpenVPN software has versions for Windows PCs, Mac OS X computers, and widely used mobile platforms like Android and iOS.

How to open OVPN files

We have identified one OVPN opener that is compatible with this specific type of OVPN file.

Programs that open OpenVPN pro files

OpenVPN ClientOpenVPN ClientVerified

Last updated: November 30, 2022

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of OVPN files. Remember, different programs may use OVPN files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

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