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DD-WRT OpenVPN Setup Guide

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  1. Ensure you have the following:
    • Access to your DD-WRT router's settings control panel
    • Your TotalVPN username and password, please note that your username is different to your email address and can be found on the dashboard here.
    • The TotalVPN server address you wish to connect to (Click here to get the server list)
    • The OpenVPN certificate (found here)
  2. On the DD-WRT control panel click on the Services > VPN tabs
     
  3. In the OpenVPN Server/Daemon settings box, set:
    • OpenVPN: Enable
    • Start Type: WAN Up
       
  4. In the OpenVPN Client settings box, set:
    • Start OpenVPN Client: Enable
    • Server IP/Name: Input the TotalVPN server address you wish to connect to (Click here to get the server list)
    • Port: 1194
    • Tunnel Device: TUN
    • Tunnel Protocol: UDP
    • Encryption Cipher: AES-256-CBC
    • Hash Algorithm: SHA1
    • User Pass Authentication: Enable
    • Username: Input your TotalVPN username, please note that your username is different to your email address and can be found on the dashboard here.
    • Password: Enter your TotalVPN password
    • Advanced Options: Enable
    • LZO Compression: Disabled
    • NAT: Enable
    • Firewall Protection: Enable
       
    • In the Additional Config textbox, input the following:
      • persist-key
      • persist-tun
         
    • In the CA Cert area, paste the entire content from this file:
       
  5. Click Apply Settings
     
  6. Verify your OpenVPN connection by checking your IP matches the country of the chosen server on http://www.query-ip.com 

 

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