Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. It's 100% free.

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

I am using openvpn in windows and have the configuration files as well. Unfortunately the service provider doesn't have any guide or configuration files for Linux users. Is it possible to use windows configuration files to configure openvpn certification in ubuntu? The configuration files type for windows is "visz".

share|improve this question

According to >> Support the .visz file is actually a compressed .visc file. This site also shows the contents of that file.

You will likely need to configure your OpenVPN (on Ubuntu) to match the settings in this file. >> How To

Also look at:

AskUbuntu >> How do I setup OpenVPN so I can securely use the internet from an unsecured hotspot?

share|improve this answer

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.