The majority of consumer routers are too weak to handle the encryption algorithm that we provide.
If you wish to get better internet speed than 10-20 Mbit/s, we recommend the Vilfo's VPN router.
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.
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echo "CHANGE TO YOUR USERNAME" >> /config/user-data/credentials
echo "CHANGE TO YOUR PASSWORD" >> /config/user-data/credentials
Run the following commands:
set interfaces openvpn vtun0 config-file /config/user-data/ovpn.ovpn
set interfaces openvpn vtun0 description 'OpenVPN VPN tunnel'
edit service dns forwarding
set name-server 220.127.116.11
set name-server 18.104.22.168
set system name-server 127.0.0.1
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:
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: