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  • xtremetic
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    The main advantage of VPN Lifeguard over similar programs is that it does not require .NET runtimes, it works with IPSEC and it is fairly simple without too many options and refinements. It does not support OpenVPN, but as I have no idea what OpenVPN is that does not bother me. Installation requires the VPN folder to be copied to a Windows partition and VpnLifeguard.exe executed to start the configuration. Once in the configuration dialogue I started one of my VPN connections and clicked 'List IP'. Once I returned to the main window I found that all my VPN connections were listed and all of them were tested to start with VPN Lifeguard. The 'softwares to manage' dialogue is erratic. When you click Browse the softwares to manage box stays open after you select a program and click Open. If you select 'Run on startup' in the Autorun section it will start VPN Lifeguard and open one of the VPN connections. If you do not want a VPN connection opened at startup select 'Run with windows startup'. This will add a shortcut to the Startup folder. You can edit the properties of this shortcut so that VPN Lifeguard starts minimized in the task bar. The main problem with this application is that it uses 100% of CPU while connecting on my lowly Pentium M system. This means that if it fails to connect due to a problem at the server end my PC becomes unusable for a while. Also I suspect that VPN Lifeguard has caused Windows startup to take longer.

    Posted 05/05/2015
  • space0ctopus
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    Please please please make this work with WiTopia./OpenVPN!!! I would love to have a program like this, and I'm sure many other people would like to as well! OpenVPN is very important these days as well, as a huge percentage of people are using it. Great project, get the word out!

    Posted 08/16/2013
  • tfileme
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    Very good Software.

    Posted 05/16/2013
  • elliotking
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    vpnlifeguard works perfectly.

    Posted 02/14/2013
  • camwalker
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    small and efficient and gets the job done.

    Posted 12/19/2012
  • silttor
    1 of 5 2 of 5 3 of 5 4 of 5 5 of 5

    That's a super awesome project!

    Posted 10/20/2012
  • leolopez
    1 of 5 2 of 5 3 of 5 4 of 5 5 of 5

    Simple to use.

    Posted 09/15/2012
  • wupix
    1 of 5 2 of 5 3 of 5 4 of 5 5 of 5

    Nice and Easy to use.

    Posted 04/08/2012
  • tylernelson
    1 of 5 2 of 5 3 of 5 4 of 5 5 of 5

    Easy to run vpnlifeguard

    Posted 03/23/2012
  • geronimo007
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    Dear Philippe, would it be possible to translate the program into English?

    Posted 01/19/2011
  • pepito13
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    Merci philippe734, super logiciel, fonctionne à 100/100 avec win7.

    Posted 04/24/2010
  • philippe734
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    Since version 1.4, VPN Lifeguard is translated into English

    Posted 03/06/2010