ChromeOS OpenVPN

OpenVPN Server Profiles

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  1. Download our OpenVPN Server Profiles and extract the .ZIP file
  2. On your Chrome Book, enter terminal mode. To do this press CTRL + ALT + T
  3. You will be presented with a black screen. Type in “shell” (like below)
  4. Enter in the command
    sudo stop shill


  5. Now type in the below command
    sudo start shill BLACKLISTED_DEVICES=tun0
  6. Run the below command to fix DNS leaks
    sudo sed -i '1s/^/# new DNS\nnameserver\nnameserver\n# old DNS\n/' /var/run/shill/resolv.conf
  7. Now run the OpenVPN command.  Point the command to the connection file/config you want to use (in our example we use the AU1-1194.ovpn file located in our Downloads folder)
    sudo openvpn ~/Downloads/AU1-udp-1194.ovpn
  8. Enter in your vpn username (not your email) and password
    chromeos openvpn connect command


    To disconnect from the VPN, press CTRL+C


    Leave the TAB/Window open otherwise you will get disconnected from the VPN.

Updated on February 2, 2019
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