How to open OVPN files

Did your computer fail to open an OVPN file? We explain what OVPN files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your files.

What is an OVPN file?

OVPN files are OpenVPN profile files, which you can read more about below.

The OVPN file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different apps may use the same file extension for different types of data. So an OVPN opener may not be able to open all kinds of OVPN files. In this case, though, we only know of one specific use.

OpenVPN profile

 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. 

Software that will open, convert or fix these specific OVPN files

OpenVPN ClientOpenVPN ClientVerified
We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with OVPN-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with OVPN-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!

OVPN file openers, viewers, etc.

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.

PrismPrismUser submitted
ViscosityViscosityUser submitted
Any Video Converter FreeAny Video Converter FreeUser submitted
OpenVPNOpenVPNUser submitted
We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with OVPN-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with OVPN-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!