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Switching connection protocol to OpenVPN UDP or TCP on Linux

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  1. Open the Terminal (Ctrl + Alt + T shortcut).
  2. Enable OpenVPN with the following command:

    nordvpn set technology openvpn
  3. Type the following command:

    nordvpn set protocol tcp (for OpenVPN TCP)


    nordvpn set protocol udp (for OpenVPN UDP)

You can also read about the difference between TCP and UDP protocols.

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