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OpenVPN: Building and Integrating Virtual Private Networks by Markus Feilner

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Automatic Installation for Windows Clients

If you have to administer a large Windows network, you will probably know the pains of having to install software on several clients. There is a convenient way to install OpenVPN (almost) automatically: The open source Windows software Nullsoft Scriptable Install System (NSIS) installer available from http://www.openvpn.se/files/nsis/nsis205.exe and documented in http://openvpn.se/files/howto/openvpn-howto_roll_your_own_installation_package.html creates a executable file including configuration and certificate for your client.

Simply download the NSIS installer and execute it. In most cases, you will not need to make any changes to the default values during installation, except maybe for the path. Simply ...

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