Mac OpenVPN


Setup

  • Step 1

    If you don't have a server with RaavaVPN yet then please follow the server creation in this guide.

  • Step 2

    Head to Tunnelblick to download the OpenVPN Client for Mac called Tunnelblick

  • Step 3

    Once the client installer is downloaded, run it and install Tunnelblick to your computer.

  • Step 4

    Download the config file here

    Then you'll need to open the config file and Tunnelblick will automatically detect and prompt you to install the configuration file as seen below:

    Tunnelblick install config popup

    This might also prompt you for your local machines password:

    Mac OSX password confirmation
  • Step 5

    Try and connect to your VPN server, this can be done by selecting the Tunnelblick icon on the taskbar, selecting the config downloaded and clicking connect:

    Tunnelblick connection menu

  • Step 6

    When prompted enter your username and password (which you should have received via email) and press ok.

    Tunnelblick username and password prompt

    After some communication between the server and your mac you will now be connected to RaavaVPN via the Tunnelblick client for Mac, Tunnelblick will inform you of this via a notification.

  • Disconnect

    To disconnect from RaavaVPN simply click the Tunnelblick icon found at the top of your taskbar and select "disconnect CONFIG NAME HERE"

    Disconnect from server Tunnelblick menu