We have two different tutorials for Windows:
Launch the installer, leave all the default presets, and click Install.
Upon installation, check the box “Start OpenVPN GUI”
Now you should download keys for the selected country of connection (the USA or the Netherlands) from - https://vpn99.net/en/our_servers
Unzip the archive and move the contents to C:\Program Files (x86)\OpenVPN\config
Click on the OpenVPN icon in the tray and connect (by selecting one of the configurations – TCP or UDP)
Enter login/password and wait until the connection process is completed. (Login and Password are mailed to you upon the REGISTRATION)
After a successful connection the OpenVPN icon in the tray will turn green. OpenVPN-client is now connected to VPN99. Enjoy it!
*Also at /myip url you can check how the client functions, your IP address should change.
There could be some issues when operating OpenVPN on Windows if it lacks permissions. In that case we suggest you to run OpenVPN client As Administrator:
You can set up VPN connection manually:
Right-click the monitor icon in the bottom-right corner.
Press Open Network and Sharing Center.
Next click Set up a new connection or network.
Select Connect to a workplace and click Next.
Press Use my Internet connection (VPN).
In the Internet address field, type in X.vpn99.net.
Use VPN99 as Destination name. We recommend that you also check Remember my credentials box.
Wait a couple of seconds...
...as soon as the connection is created, click Change adapter settings.
Right-click the newly-created VPN99 connection and select Properties.
Go to Securuty tab.
Select PPTP Type of VPN instead of Automatic.
In the Networking tab we recommend that you check the boxes the way it is shown on the screenshot and press OK.
Double-click VPN99 connection...
We're almost there, click VPN99 and press Connect.
Enter your Login and Password and press OK.
Wait until your credentials are identified... if your credentials are correct vpn99 will be connected!
To disconnect, click the monitor icon in the bottom-right corner, select VPN99...
... and click VPN99 then press Disconnect.
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