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OpenVPN for Google Android

In order to set up a connection to proxy.sh OpenVPN tunnels on Google Android, you first need to install the application OpenVPN Connect on your mobile device. You can find and download it here. It does not require root access, so even unmodified firmware can have it run.

Then, download your OpenVPN .ovpn & .crt & .pfx files (configurations) found in your welcome email or in your package details in the panel (or you can use our configuration files generator). Insert the SD card of your smartphone and then extract the .ovpn & .crt &. pfx files to the SD card.

Insert the SD card into your phone and then start the OpenVPN Connect app. Press the menu button.



Select "Import" to import an OpenVPN config file.



Select "Import Profile from SD card".



Browse to the folder where you saved the *.ovpn config files. Select the config file from the server you'd like to connect to. Then tap "Select".



Enter your login credentials into "Username" and "Password". If you want to save it, check the "Save" box. Now tap "Connect".



You can see the connection progress -> "Connecting...".



Once it looks like in the screenshot below, you're successfully connected. You can see the connection stats and the "Disconnect" button now. To be sure you're properly connected, verify your IP and location.



By pressing the menu button again and selecting "Preferences", you can see all possible settings for the app. You can leave them to default, but see below for options you might want to activate, e.g.: Seamless Tunnel, Reconnect on reboot, DNS Fallback, Notifications - they all increase security in some way.



In the process of importing the files you may be asked to import the .pfx certificate, and asked for password. Use "proxysh". 
That's all. Enjoy :)

NB: If you encounter difficulties to connect with OpenVPN, please try to connect to other servers or try alternative ports, especially more "discreet" ones such as TCP 443 or TCP 80. Please also make sure that the port you are connecting through is fully opened in your firewall/router/network. Below, you will find an aggregate of useful guides and articles that will help you troubleshoot your problems, should you have any.

I cannot find the .ovpn and .crt files necessary for OpenVPN. Where are they?
No matter how hard I try, I cannot succesfully connect to OpenVPN.
I can't access any website through my browser while connected to VPN.
I am connected to the VPN but my IP is not yet hidden. Help!
I am having some kind of other problem. Where can I find some help?
How can I find the local log files of my VPN client?

If you still cannot connect successfully, please open a support ticket and include either a copy of your logs or a screenshot of your configuration and encountered errors. Logs can usually be found in software menus or settings, as well as their directories of installation (.log or .txt files). If you do not include a log or a screenshot, it will be hard for us to help you resolve the issues you have with connecting to our network.
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