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I want to install VPN on Fedora 27

asked 2018-05-25 14:57:07 -0500

lucky27fedora gravatar image

I want to install VPN on my Fedora 27. I am new to Linux so I don't know how?

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which vpn, as they all have slightly different installation and setup steps?

steveebey73742 gravatar imagesteveebey73742 ( 2018-05-25 16:40:55 -0500 )edit

Openvpn or anything easy to install.

lucky27fedora gravatar imagelucky27fedora ( 2018-05-26 03:39:05 -0500 )edit

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answered 2018-05-25 23:55:38 -0500

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Hi

You can use Cisco AnyConnect VPN using the built-in Network Manager in Fedora Workstation. On Fedora 27, go to Settings -> Network -> VPN. And then, click the plus icon to add a new VPN connection. Choose Cisco AnyConnect Compatible VPN (openconnect).
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Next there is a window for Add VPN. There, add the info for your VPN connection. You'll typically only need to add Gateway. Press Add and you're done.

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To Start the VPN, press the on/off switch next to your VPN name and you are prompted for username and password. Provide them and you will be connected. image description

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What to fill in Gateway?

lucky27fedora gravatar imagelucky27fedora ( 2018-05-26 03:30:33 -0500 )edit

@lucky27fedora your vpn address like us.xcompany.net

powergame gravatar imagepowergame ( 2018-05-27 22:56:58 -0500 )edit

I don't have VPN address. If you could help me in this, I would be very thankful.

lucky27fedora gravatar imagelucky27fedora ( 2018-05-28 12:08:15 -0500 )edit

If you don't have a VPN subscription, you can use Tor Browser to bypass filtering or for anonymous browsing.

powergame gravatar imagepowergame ( 2018-06-03 02:33:38 -0500 )edit

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