SSL VPN Client: Windows Client Configuration

Getting the SSL certificates from MettleSE

Go to Tools > Certificate Authority Manager > CA

Then Go Tools > Certificate Authority Manager > Certificates

Installation and Configuration of OpenVPN Clients in Windows
Add the following lines to the config.ovpn configuration file

    client
    dev tun
    proto udp
    remote <VPN Server IP> 1194
    resolv-retry infinite
    nobind
    persist-key
    ca ca.crt
    cert client.crt
    key client.key
    cipher AES-128-CBC
    comp-lzo
    verb 5

Note : If the Certificates and Key files are downloaded into the 'config' directory, then the above configuration is enough.
If they are copied into some other directory, the path is to be specified in the following format.

ca "C:\\Path\\to\\ca.crt"
cert "C:\\Path\\to\\client.crt"
key "C:\\Path\\to\\client.key"

The separator '\\' is to be used between the directory names. \\ is intentional.

Connecting to the SSL VPN server

To initiate the SSL VPN tunnel following the creation of the client configuration files: