A full functional OpenVPN module has been included in the firmware by default. You can follow the below steps to configure the OpenVPN module to connect the router to the VPN provider's server.
After accessing the router, go to
In the Text field at the bottom of the page, enter the name of the configuration (e.g. MyVPN).
From the drop-down menu, select “
Simple client configuration for a routed point-to-point VPN” and click
4. It will redirect to the configuration page. Click on the link
Switch to advanced configuration.
5. Go to the
Networking tab and fill the required fields. Usually,
dev is set to
tun and not
tap (depend on VPN providers). If there is a field ifconfig with an IP address, remove the address (leave it blank). Save the settings by click the
Save button on the bottom right corner.
6. Go to the
Cryptography tab. Select
ca from the bottom
-- Additional Field -- and click the
Add button. In the
ca field, upload the
*.crt file download from the VPN provider.
7. Click Save & Apply to complete the OpenVPN configuration.