OpenVPN server configuration

To begin server configuration, click on the Server tab, and from there, click on the Add button below the table (listing already configured servers). The first option on the configuration page, the Disable checkbox, allows you to disable the server entry without removing it if checked. The Server mode drop-down box allows you to choose between several modes:

  • Peer-to-Peer (SSL/TLS): Either side can initiate the connection. A certificate will be used for authentication.
  • Peer-to-Peer (Shared Key): Either side can initiate the connection. A shared key is used for authentication.
  • Remote Access (SSL/TLS): The remote client initiates the connection. A certificate is used for authentication.
  • Remote Access (User Auth) ...

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