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How do I set up the Quick VPN feature on my router?

Step 1: Log into your router - How do I log into my router? 


Step 2: Click Features > Quick VPN.



Step 3: Configure the VPN service: 


- L2TP over IPsec - ENABLED

- Username - <Enter a username for the VPN> (You will need this later to connect) 

- Password - <Enter a password for the VPN> (You will need this later to connect) 

- PSK - <Enter a Preshared Key for the VPN> (You will need this later to connect) 


Click Save.


Router Setup is complete. 



Step 4: From the control panel, click Network and Internet



Step 5: Click Network and Sharing Center.



Step 6: Click Set up a new connection or network.



Step 7: Click Connect to a workplace.



Step 8: Click Use my Internet connection (VPN).



Step 9: Configure the VPN IP address and Name: 


- Internet Address - Enter in the Public IP address of your router. This can be found on the home page of your router configuration.

- Destination Name - Enter a name for the VPN Connection 


Put a check next to Don't connect now, just set it up so I can connect later.



Step 10: Enter your username and password for the VPN (created earlier). Click Create.



Step 11:  Click Close.



Step 12: From the Network and Sharing Center, select Change Adapter Settings from the left panel.



Step 13: Right-click on your new VPN connection and select Properties.



Step 14: Click on the Security Tab, select Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol with IPsec (L2TP/IPSec) and click Advanced Settings.



Step 15: Select Use preshared key for authentication and enter your security key (created earlier). Click OK to apply all settings.



Step 16: Right-click on your new VPN Connection and click Connect.



Step 17: If required, enter your VPN username and password (created earlier). Click Connect.




You should now be connected to your router's VPN.



Setup is Complete.