OVPNbox

Install OVPNbox on any device

The OVPNbox has been updated and a guide will soon be released for the new version ...

Connection: Connect a group to OVPN

Go to the Connection tab when you want to connect a group of devices to OVPN. At that tab, you can choose: which group to connect where that group should be connected (specific server or if the OVPNb...

Connection: Information about a connected group

When a group of devices have been connected to OVPN the Connection tab shows additional information. You get to see: which server the group has been connected to which IP address all the devices...

Statistics: historical traffic consumption for groups

It's possible to see the historical traffic consumption for connected groups. Click on the Statistics tab in the menu in order to see this information. You may view the traffic statistics for the past...

Devices: sort devices without a group

There's a lot of functionality in the Devices tab. For instance, all devices that have been assigned an IP address through DHCP will be displayed under the tab Unsorted devices. You can rename these d...

Devices: show all devices in a group

All created groups, as well as unsorted devices, are displayed in the Devices tab. For devices in a group, you can: edit the device name pause the protection for a specific device activate the protec...

Devices: manually add a device

Groups, as well as devices that have been assigned an IP address via DHCP are displayed in the Devices tab. However, if you have manually assigned IP addresses on any devices in the network, these won...

Devices: pause the protection for a specific device

You can temporarily deactivate a device's protection if you wish. To do that, click on the Lock icon for that device. When doing so, the device will use your ordinary ISP connection until you activate...

Devices: activate protection for device

If you have paused the protection for a device, you can activate it again by clicking on the icon that looks like an unlocked lock. ...

Devices: rename device

You can rename a device by clicking on the icon that looks like a pencil. ...

Devices: move device to another group

You can move devices between groups by clicking on the icon that looks like three people standing together. ...

Devices: remove device from group

It's possible to entirely remove a device from any group by clicking on the icon that looks like a trash bin. The device will eventually appear together with the other unsorted devices. You will howev...

Ports: create a new port forward

You can handle everything related to port forwarding in the Ports tab. All created port forwards are listed neatly in a table. In order to create a new port forward for a device, the device is re...

Wireless: handle the wireless network

All settings related to the wireless network can be changed under the Wireless tab in the menu. The standard network name is OVPN.se and uses 2.4 Ghz. The standard password is boxbyovpn which we ...

Factory reset your box

There's several reasons to reset your box to factory defaults. You can do it one of two ways.Reet through pfSenseTo reach pfSense, go to https://ovpnbox.com:444. Once you're logged in, you can re...

Update your OVPNbox

The steps to update your OVPNbox are the following: Disconnect all groups from OVPN.Download Putty or another SSH program if you use Windows. Once downloaded, start the program.SSH t...