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Set up FastVPN for Linux

Get the best security and speed for Linux by connecting to the OpenVPN protocol

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Encrypt your Internet traffic and put an end to malware threats.

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Access entertainment platforms and apps unavailable in your region.

Set up FastVPN for Linux Ubuntu

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Connect FastVPN to Linux

You'll need OpenVPN to use Linux Ubuntu 18 - so sign into:

Your FastVPN account

Don't have one? Sign up here.

Once you're logged in, please select and click on the terminal icon to get started.

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Download configuration files

Use this command to release and install the FastVPN servers list.


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Install Linux for VPN

Use this command to install the required package:

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

Restart the network manager with this command:

sudo service network-manager restart

Create your VPN connection from the interface by importing OpenVPN file locations.

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Ensure your data is safe with the OpenVPN protocol, which hides your private information online.

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Frequently asked questions

To set up L2TP VPN on Ubuntu, you will need:
  • A secure FastVPN connection
  • Access to your FastVPN account panel to get your network credentials and server list
For more on how to set up an L2TP VPN connection on Ubuntu click here
To view all FastVPN Linux setup click here
Yes, your email will work with our VPN service. FastVPN does not block email while connected. However, there are some cases in which your email may not work over VPN, in particular, sending email from your ISP email account (, for example)
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