Setting Up OpenVPN Client on MacOS
Posted by Aidil A. on 22 September 2022 10:11 AM

Download Tunnelblick

Setting up your macOS using Tunnelblick

Download Tunnelblick OpenVPN client either from direct link or from Tunnelblick official website:


Install Tunnelblick

Install Tunnelblick application and allow any warning messages appear,


Continue with the installation and you may be required to enter macbook's password,


Configuring Tunnelblick

Download .ovpn configuration file

Once Tunnelblick is installed, download the .ovpn configuration file from respective VPN server.

The download link URL is stated in the activation form email you'd received.

Right-click on the .ovpn link and select Download Linked File As. Ensure to save the file with extension .ovpn, not as .txt.

You may rename the file name anything you want, just make sure the file extension end with .ovpn or else Tunnelblick won't be able to recognize the file.


Importing .ovpn configuration file into Tunnelblick

Drag and drop the .ovpn file into Configurations column.

You may decide to install the configuration for all Mac users or only you,


Connecting OpenVPN server

Select intended VPN profile and click Connect. Enter your VPN account's username and password when asked.

You are neither need to tick nor enter Security code.


You are now connected.


To disconnect, simply tap on Disconnect button and your VPN session will end.



If you face any difficulties on the setup, please feel free to contact our support team by submitting a ticket on or emailing out support team at

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