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I get a TAP driver error when connecting to VPN


There may be a few reasons for that. Usually restarting the TAP adapter helps. To restart it go to: Control Panel -> Network and Sharing Center -> Change Adapter Settings (one of the local area connections will have an undername TAP-Windows Adapter v9) -> Disable it and re-enable -> Try to connect again.

If the issue persists, you can reinstall your TAP drivers that can be downloaded here:

Windows 7:

Windows 8:

Windows 10: