Windows - The OpenVPN Installer guide


REQUIREMENTS: It is expected, that you already have the iWatchTVAbroad account with active VPN service. Otherwise, please Sign Up first.
  1. Download the iWatchTVAbroad OpenVPN Installer for Windows.
  2. IMPORTANT: Run the installer as administrator (Right click on the installer and choose "Run as administrator")
  3. Select the language.
  4. Click "Next".
  5. Read our Terms of Service and then check "I accept the agreement". Click "Next".
  6. Remember the "Destination location". Click "Install".
  7. Click "Next".
  8. Click "I agree".
  9. Click "Next".
  10. The "Destination folder" has to be the same as the "Destination location" in STEP 5. Click "Install".
  11. Click "Next".
  12. Click "Finish".
  13. Start OpenVPN GUI. For example from shortcut on your desktop.Then Right-Click on the OpenVPN GUI icon in your system tray, choose the suitable server location and then choose "Connect".
  14. Enter your iWatchTVAbroad VPN login details - your VPN Username and Password and press the "OK" button.

    The VPN username is your long username (i.e. your_username@iwatchtvabroad.com).
    You can find the VPN username and password and VPN Server List in your Members Area.

    IMPORTANT: Please mind, that if you want to watch UK TV channels like BBC iPlayer, you need to be connected to some of our UK VPN servers. The same holds true for watching US channels like Netflix.
  15. If the OpenVPN GUI icon in your system tray is green, you are successfully connected.
  16. Once you are successfully connected to the iWatchTVAbroad VPN, you should be able to access your favorite UK or US TV channel. You can find some of available TV channels on our Channels page.