Open VPN for Mac OS Install Guide


This article reviews how to install and configure Open VPN for Mac OS.


Mac OS


  • Download Open VPN for Mac OS.
  • Once downloaded, open the installer.
  • Make sure to select the correct installer. If you are not sure, stop now and contact ITS ( or 718-862-8933). 
    • The options are Mac with Intel Processor or Mac with Apple Silicon chip.
    • Double click to start.

  • Click Continue

  • Click Continue

  • Click Agree

  • Click Continue

  • Click Install

  • Approve install

  • Click Close

  • Click Move to Trash

  • Navigate to your application and run Open VPN Connect.

  • You can drag and drop the file you received from ITS or click browse to find the file. 

  • Enter your Username and choose whether or not you wish to save the password. Then cick CONNECT.

  • Going forward you can toggle VPN on and off by using the toggle at the top.

For more help, please contact ITS at or 718-862-7973.

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