Netgear R6900 - Nighthawk AC1900 Smart WiFi Router User Manual (en)

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The user name is admin. The default password is password. The user name and password are case-sensitive.
The BASIC Home page displays.
4.
Select ADVANCED > Advanced Setup > VPN Service.
The VPN Service page displays.
5.
Select the Enable VPN Service check box.
By default, the VPN uses the UDP service type and uses port 12974. If you want to customize the service type
and port, we recommend that you change these settings before you install the OpenVPN software.
6.
To change the service type, scroll down and select the TCP radio button.
7.
To change the port, scroll down to the Service Port field, and type the port number that you want to use.
For information about configuring the type of access, see 
 on page 216.
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8.
Click the Apply button.
Your settings are saved. VPN is enabled in the router, but you must install and set up OpenVPN software on
your computer before you can use a VPN connection (see 
on page 211 and 
Install OpenVPN Software on a Windows Computer
You must install OpenVPN software on each computer that you plan to use for VPN connections to your router.
To install VPN client software on a Windows computer:
1.
Launch a web browser from a computer or WiFi device that is connected to the network.
2.
Enter http://www.routerlogin.net.
A login window opens.
3.
Enter the router user name and password.
The user name is admin. The default password is password. The user name and password are case-sensitive.
The BASIC Home page displays.
4.
Select ADVANCED > Advanced Setup > VPN Service.
The VPN Service page displays.
5.
Make sure that the Enable VPN Service check box is selected.
For more information, see 
Use VPN to Access Your Network
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Nighthawk AC1900 Smart WiFi Router Model R6900