Open A Terminal
Press +t on your keyboard. A Terminal window should open.
Press Ctrl+Alt+t on your keyboard. A Terminal window should open.
Enter the following command followed by Enter:
sudo apt install network-manager-openvpn-gnome
Open Network Settings
Access OpenVPN setting in the Settings application (GNOME Control Center)
Getting a .ovpn file
.ovpn files for setting up the VPN on your system and includes the servers to contact. Most VPN providers will provide a
.ovpn file such as the following:
Using a .ovpn file
After getting a
.ovpn (OpenVPN file type) click the plus icon to the right of the VPN section. A dialog will as show will open. Click 'Import from file...'
.ovpn file downloaded from your VPN provider.