Changes between Version 73 and Version 74 of OpenVPN-GUI-New


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11/27/18 16:36:02 (4 months ago)
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tincantech
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  • OpenVPN-GUI-New

    v73 v74  
    88 - This page **requires** that you have already installed [https://openvpn.net/index.php/open-source/downloads.htm OpenVPN-2.4.x on a Windows OS Computer]
    99
    10  - For help using the OpenVPN-GUI included with **OpenVPN-2.3** please see [https://community.openvpn.net/openvpn/wiki/OpenVPN-GUI here] [[br]][[br]]
    11   Windows XP/Vista: [https://community.openvpn.net/openvpn/wiki/OpenVPN-GUI] [[br]][[br]]
     10 - For help using the OpenVPN-GUI included with **OpenVPN-2.3** please see [https://community.openvpn.net/openvpn/wiki/OpenVPN-GUI here]
     11
     12  Windows XP/Vista: [https://community.openvpn.net/openvpn/wiki/OpenVPN-GUI]
    1213
    1314**Contents:**
     
    240241See: `openvpn-gui.exe --help`
    241242
    242 `--connect cnn` : Connect to `cnn` at startup. (extension must be included)
     243Note: The help text within `oenvpn-gui.exe` is out dated and awaiting update, the text here is a work in progress.
     244
     245`--connect`
     246
     247  `--connect cnn` : Connect to `cnn` **at startup**. [[br]]
     248  (File extension is optional, default is .ovpn)
    243249
    244250  Example: `openvpn-gui --connect office.ovpn`
    245251
    246 `--command cmd [args]` : Send a command `cmd` to a running instance of the GUI.
     252  Example: `openvpn-gui --command connect office` (See `--command` below)
     253
     254`--command`
     255
     256  `--command cmd [args]` : Send a command `cmd` to **a running instance** of the GUI. [[br]]
     257  (File extension is optional, default is .ovpn)
    247258
    248259  Supported commands:
    249260
    250   || `connect cnn` || connect the config named `cnn` ||
    251   || `disconnect cnn` || disconnect the config named `cnn` ||
    252   || `reconnect cnn` || reconnect the config named `cnn` ||
    253   || `disconnect_all` || disconnect all connected configs ||
    254   || `exit` || terminate the running GUI instance (may ask for confirmation) ||
    255   || `status cnn` || show the status window of config `cnn` if connected ||
    256   || `silent_connection [0|1]` || set the silent_connection flag on (1) or off (0) ||
    257 
    258   Example: `openvpn-gui.exe --command disconnect myconfig`
     261  || **Command** || **Description** ||  **Status**  ||
     262  || `connect cnn` || connect the config named `cnn` ||  Supported  ||
     263  || `disconnect cnn` || disconnect the config named `cnn` ||  Supported  ||
     264  || `reconnect cnn` || reconnect the config named `cnn` ||  Supported  ||
     265  || `disconnect_all` || disconnect all connected configs ||  Supported  ||
     266  || `exit` || terminate the running GUI instance (may ask for confirmation) ||  Supported  ||
     267  || `status cnn` || show the status window of config `cnn` if connected ||  Supported  ||
     268  || `silent_connection [0|1]` || set the silent_connection flag on (1) or off (0) ||  Supported  ||
     269
     270  Example: `openvpn-gui.exe --command disconnect office`
    259271
    260272Options to override registry settings:
    261   || Option || Description || Deprecated ||
    262   || --exe_path || Path to openvpn.exe. ||  Possibly  ||
    263   || --config_dir || Path to dir to search for config files in. ||  Possibly  ||
    264   || --ext_string || Extension on config files. ||    ||
    265   || --log_dir || Path to dir where log files will be saved. ||    ||
    266   || --priority_string || Priority string. (See install.txt for more info) ||  Possibly  ||
    267   || --append_string || 1=Append to log file. 0=Truncate logfile when connecting. ||    ||
    268   || --log_viewer || Path to log viewer. ||  Yes  ||
    269   || --editor || Path to config editor. ||  Yes  ||
    270   || --allow_edit || 1=Show Edit Config menu item. ||  Possibly  ||
    271   || --allow_service || 1=Show Service control menu. ||  Possibly  ||
    272   || --allow_password || 1=Show Change Password menu item. ||  Possibly  ||
    273   || --allow_proxy || 1=Show Proxy Settings menu. ||  Possibly  ||
    274   || --show_balloon || 0=Never, 1=At initial connect, 2=At every reconnect. ||    ||
    275   || --service_only || 1=Enable Service Only mode. ||  Possibly  ||
    276   || --silent_connection || 1=Do not show the status dialog while connecting or non-critical warnings at startup. ||  Possibly  ||
    277   || --show_script_window || 0=Hide Script execution window, 1=Show it. ||  Possibly  ||
    278   || --passphrase_attempts || Number of passphrase attempts to allow. ||  Possibly  ||
    279   || --connectscript_timeout || Time to wait for connect script to finish. ||  Possibly  ||
    280   || --disconnectscript_timeout || Time to wait for disconnect script to finish. ||  Possibly  ||
    281   || --preconnectscript_timeout || Time to wait for preconnect script to finish. ||  Possibly  ||
     273
     274  (Note: These options should not be used as they will probably be removed completely)
     275  || **Option** || **Description** ||  **Status**  ||
     276  || --exe_path || Path to openvpn.exe. ||  Obsolete  ||
     277  || --config_dir || Path to dir to search for config files in. ||  Ignored  ||
     278  || --ext_string || Extension on config files. ||  Ignored  ||
     279  || --log_dir || Path to dir where log files will be saved. ||  Ignored  ||
     280  || --priority_string || Priority string. (See install.txt for more info) ||  Obsolete  ||
     281  || --log_append || 1=Append to log file. 0=Truncate logfile when connecting. ||  Ignored  ||
     282  || --append_string || 1=Append to log file. 0=Truncate logfile when connecting. ||  Ignored  ||
     283  || --log_viewer || Path to log viewer. ||  Obsolete  ||
     284  || --editor || Path to config editor. ||  Obsolete  ||
     285  || --allow_edit || 1=Show Edit Config menu item. ||  Obsolete  ||
     286  || --allow_service || 1=Show Service control menu. ||  Obsolete  ||
     287  || --allow_password || 1=Show Change Password menu item. ||  Obsolete  ||
     288  || --allow_proxy || 1=Show Proxy Settings menu. ||  Obsolete  ||
     289  || --show_balloon || 0=Never, 1=At initial connect, 2=At every reconnect. ||  Unknown  ||
     290  || --service_only || 1=Enable Service Only mode. ||  Obsolete  ||
     291  || --silent_connection || 1=Do not show the status dialog while connecting or non-critical warnings at startup. ||  Unknown  ||
     292  || --show_script_window || 0=Hide Script execution window, 1=Show it. ||  Unknown  ||
     293  || --passphrase_attempts || Number of passphrase attempts to allow. ||  Obsolete  ||
     294  || --connectscript_timeout || Time to wait for connect script to finish. ||  Unknown  ||
     295  || --disconnectscript_timeout || Time to wait for disconnect script to finish. ||  Unknown  ||
     296  || --preconnectscript_timeout || Time to wait for preconnect script to finish. ||  Unknown  ||
    282297
    283298  Example: `n/a`