VPN Setup Wizard - Linux



STEP 1.Choose your VPN protocol


STEP 2. Ubuntu Installation

Before we start an active Zoog VPN subscription is required and your device must be connected to Internet.

Before you get started with your Linux setup...

You need full administrative privileges on your computer.

Step 1 - Open Terminal

Step 2 - Install network-manager-openvpn

In your terminal type:

'sudo apt-get install network-manager-openvpn'

Then press 'Enter'.

Step 3 - Confirm that you Want to Continue

You will be prompted: "Do you want to continue? Y/N" Type 'Y' and hit 'Enter'.

Step 4 - Restart Network Manager

Once installation is complete, type the following to restart Network Manager:

'sudo restart network-manager'

Then press 'Enter'.

Step 5 - Download Zoog VPN Certificate Authority and Configuration Files


Download ca.crt and OpenVPN Configuration Files according to your VPN Plan. Unzip the archive file and save the folder on your device for later use.

Step 6 - Click 'Configure VPN'

Outside the terminal click on the 'Network Manager' icon, expand VPN Connections, and choose 'Configure VPN'.

Step 7 - Click 'Add' to add VPN Connection

A 'Network Connections' window will appear with the 'VPN' tab open. Click Add.

Step 8 - Choose 'OpenVPN' as Connection Type

A new windows called 'Choose a VPN Connection Type' will open. Select 'OpenVPN' in the drop-down menu and click Create.

Step 9 - Edit VPN Connection

In the 'Editing VPN Connection' window, enter the following:

Connection name: Zoog OpenVPN

Gateway: Enter a 'Server Address' from below.


Please login into your account to select a VPN server.



NB: Choose a VPN server of your desired country (nearest to your location, if available) to connect to. Visit the Network page for more details.

1. - Type: choose 'Password'

2. - User name: your Zoog VPN email address

3. - Password: your Zoog VPN password

4. - CA Certificate: browse and select the downloaded CA Certificate ('/etc/openvpn/ca.zoogvpn.com.crt').

Step 10 - Click 'Advanced' at the bottom of the window.

To use a UDP connection, type the 992 value for the 'Use custom gateway port' field.

Keep LZO Compression OFF.

To use a TCP connection, type the 443 value for the 'Use custom gateway port' field.

Keep LZO Compression OFF.

Step 11 - Connect to Zoog VPN

Click on 'Network Manager' --> 'VPN Connections' --> 'Zoog OpenVPN' connection

- The 'Network Manager' icon will begin spinning. You may be prompted to enter a password. If so, this is your system account keychain password, not your Zoog VPN password.

- Once connected, the 'Network Manager' icon will have a lock next to it indicating you are connected successfully with Zoog VPN.

Check that the flag has now turned to the desired country flag when logged in into your account.

To disconnect simply:

Click on the 'Network Manager' icon in the panel bar --> 'VPN Connections' --> select 'Disconnect VPN'. The lock should no longer appear next to 'Network Manager' icon.

Enjoy! You can now access numerous online streaming services, and browse the Internet with privacy and security.

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