Rework to create OpenVPN

Posted June 26, 2021 226 views

I read this tutorial to create an OpenVPN server, it worked perfectly and was configured correctly.

Now I want to create a new OpenVPN server, with a different IP to access other services and to be used by other users.

Is it safe to just create a snapshot of the original Droplet with OpenVPN, create a new Droplet using that snapshot and delete existing users and change connection IP in ovpn files?

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Hi there,

Yes, this should work as expected with a snapshot.

Alternatively, what I usually do is to use this 1-Click installation for OpenVPN available on the DigitalOcean Marketplace: