If you somehow fail to get our standard VPN service up and running on your system, use our OpenVPN service.
You can test your VPN-connection by visiting this (great) website:
This page displays your ip address. If your Science VPN is active, your ip address should start with
131.174.. The hostname will look like `
Ubuntu 22.04 instructions
Download the Science openvpn configuration file:
Goto “Systeem settings” > “Network”. You should see this screen:
+ button to add a new VPN connection.
In the next dialog choose “Import from file…” and select the just downloaded
You should see this screen now:
Just fill in your science loginname.
After saving your configuataion, you should be able to activate your OpenVPN connection. Click the icons in the top-right corner of your screen: