How to Connect Your ASUS Router to VPN

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How to Connect Your ASUS Router to VPN

To connect your ASUS router to NordVPN first open your browser, go to nordvpncom/servers and scroll down to the Server recommender section

There you can see the server that will offer you the best possible experience Click on Show available protocols under the suggested server In the options that show up, download both OpenVPN UDP and TCP configurations and make sure to note the location of the download as you will need it later Now you need to log into the Control Panel of your ASUS router Usually, it is 192

16811 You should type this address in the address bar of your browser The login window will appear asking you for the username and password to access the Control Panel

If you have never changed the router’s credentials, they will be “admin” for username and “admin” for password Otherwise, use the credentials you have set After you log into the Control Panel, navigate to VPN configuration in the Advanced Settings menu Click on the VPN client tab and select Add profile In the opened window, select the OpenVPN tab and fill in the name for the connection, your NordVPN credentials and click Choose File

Select the UDP or TCP configuration file from the destination where you downloaded the files previously and click Open Click Upload to load the configuration You should see the Complete! message if successful and click OK In the VPN Client tab, you will see the created connection Click on the Activate button to connect your router to NordVPN

How to Connect Your ASUS Router to VPN

Please note that only one OpenVPN connection can be created If you would like to have another connection configured, you must remove or edit the existing one The blue check mark should appear in the Connection Status column That means you are connected to NordVPN To disconnect from NordVPN, simply click on the Deactivate button next to the connection configuration