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I am on my Windows 7 laptop and want to connect to my home network and browse to \\192.168.1.10.

I have a Ubuntu Server running on my home network on 192.168.1.11.

So far I have done this on my Ubuntu Server:

apt-get install openvpn

What do I need to do now to allow my Windows 7 laptop to connect to the OpenVPN?

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You may configure your OpenVPN server, and you have to generate your CA certificate and the server.key file. Please find here a full tuto about installing openvpn on a CentOS, the configuration step is the same for any linux OS. After, take a look to the windows Gui OpenVPN.

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