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Connect to through CLI

sudo openvpn --config /path/to/openvpn.ovpn

But, how to configure and connect to OpenVPN through GUI.

I installed network-manager-openvpn-gnome with using this command:

sudo apt-get install network-manager-openvpn-gnome
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Try installing just network-manager-openvpn:

sudo apt install network-manager-openvpn

also make sure openvpn is installed:

sudo apt install openvpn
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    it does not add anything to VPN Connection menu item. It is still disabled
    – ses
    Jan 20 '19 at 18:07
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    Did you already run sudo apt-get install network-manager-openvpn-gnome and reboot? Jan 20 '19 at 18:09
  • yes. I did exactly that.. ubuntu 16.04, last updates. but I see there is a way to add OpenvVPN in edit connection section. It is just there is disabled "add vpn connection"in VPN Connection section of the menu
    – ses
    Jan 20 '19 at 18:42

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