Connect to your EdgeRouter by typing ssh ubnt@router IP. If you have changed the name of the admin account, use that username instead. Router IP is the IP address of the EdgeRouter. For instance, ssh firstname.lastname@example.org.
Run the following commands:
Open up your browser and log in to the Edgerouter browser interface. It's the same IP address that you used to SSH into in the first step, and is by default 192.168.1.1
Navigate to Firewall/NAT. Click on NAT. Click on + Add Source NAT Rule.
Enter the following:
|Description||masquerade for vtun0|
|Enable||Should be selected|
|Exclude from NAT||Should not be selected|
|Enable Logging||Should not be selected|
|Src Address||(leave blank)|
|Src Port||(leave blank)|
|Src Address Group||(leave blank)|
|or interface Addr||(leave blank)|
|Src Network Group||(leave blank)|
|Src Port Group||(leave blank)|
|Dest Address||(leave blank)|
|Dest Port||(leave blank)|
|Dest Address Group||(leave blank)|
|or Interface Addr||(leave blank)|
|Dest Network Group||(leave blank)|
|Dest Port Group||(leave blank)|
Save the changes.
Click and drag masquerade for vtun0 so that it is located above masquerade for WAN. After that, click on Save Rule Order.
You should now be connected to OVPN and be able to browse the internet safely. To make sure everything was set up correctly, please check the dashboard to verify that you are connected.
In case the connection was not set up properly when you verified it in the previous step, please send us the OpenVPN log so we can assist. You can retrieve it by writing: