How to open VPN files

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

What is a VPN file?

The VPN file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the VPN file type for different types of data.

We are aware of 1 different use of the VPN extension, which you can read more about below.

Shrew VPN configuration

Through our analysis of VPN files, we know that one use of the format is Shrew VPN configuration. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

We have not verified any programs yet that works with this specific format. If you know any, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Software that will open, convert or fix VPN files

These apps are known to open certain types of VPN files. Since many different programs may use VPN files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific VPN file.

SoftEther VPN ClientSoftEther VPN ClientUser submitted
PacketiX VPNPacketiX VPNUser submitted
PacketiX VPN ClientPacketiX VPN ClientUser submitted
Virtual PianoVirtual PianoUser submitted
SoftEther VPNSoftEther VPNUser submitted
Shrew Soft VPN ClientShrew Soft VPN ClientUser submitted
WinGateWinGateUser submitted
We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with VPN-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 VPN-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!