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Add custom bypass URL's for VPN

  • Currently there is the option to enable the "Bypass VPN for default search engines". When at a corporate network I would like the ability to add in a custom URL pattern to bypass the VPN. I have to manually switch on and off the VPN all the time.

    For example I work at company The company has internal advanced networking and protected access to internal servers all in the form of <service> Since they cannot be accessed from outside the network with the VPN enabled it does not exist. With the custom bypass I can allow all traffic to stay within the network, but all other traffic goes through the VPN. Right now I have to manually switch on and off the VPN all the time to get my work done.

    Thank you 🙂

  • VPN in Opera is very useful and great. But the only improvement I think would be in order is implementing extra modes to use VPN in. Currently it's either ON everywhere or OFF everywhere. I think that implementing a "ON on a list of sites" or "OFF on a list of sites" option would benefit both the user experience (faster speed on sites you don't need VPN on, while still enjoying security for the sites you want VPN on) and the opera devs (currently more often than not I just leave VPN ON all the time, resulting in a serious amount of traffic for your servers, while I only find a portion of that traffic really useful, rest is waste).

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  • Hi guys,

    Would it be possible to add a feature to add sites to bypass the VPN?

    I use the VPN feature quite often but we have a local streaming service that is only available in South Africa. Every time I visit the site, I need to disable the VPN.

    If I can exclude this site or whitelist it, I won;t need to disable the VPN. Something to look at?


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  • Bump!
    I would like to add to Bypass VPN list.
    It would be great to have an option for that.

  • Basically one doesn't always need the VPN on on some cases, and it should be an ineresting feature no other browser has, to develop a web page based VPN. If you're on a specific page it's on on that one only.

  • it could be very useful for users as well as opera to add the option for users to except their selected websites from opera VPN network. it has following advantages:

    1- for opera, it reduce the load on its VPN network so VPN will get more speed, bandwidth, and will become more stable,
    2- for users, some webpages are safe enoght for the users so they can bypass that websites from VPN and will get better speed on that webpages.

    I hope opera team consider this suggestion

  • @MrAli
    Agreed 200%

  • Hi guys, any news on this? I'd like to use this feature as well.

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