Why Do you Need a Router VPN?

A VPN provides protection for your security when you’re online. Without a VPN, all your data is actually an untie book that anyone who cut off your internet path can read. This embraces the criminal at your local WiFi coffee shop, your ISP, and government organization doing surveillance campaigns online.

It’s no wonder that safety-conscious users have ever more turned to using VPN services for their safe and secure surfing. Make sure that an encrypted surfing experience. VPNs allows you to go around geo restriction, defend your data from spying, save money on everyday expenditure like airfare or car rentals and surf from various geographical locations, between others. But less people on this earth are aware of the advantages of linking a VPN to their router.

Doing this, allows the user to connect all the other devices to your own network through your WiFi connection.

How to choose a Router VPN?

When penetrating for a VPN router, what you’re actually looking for is a router that can run VPN client software. As you are a VPN client, your router and any device linked to it have straight contact to the VPN server. To decide if a router is well-matched with a VPN, you should ask the router’s manual, or simply Google it. If you use an ISP modem, then you most probable can’t use your router as a VPN client. In this situation, you would need purchasing an extra VPN attuned router and linking it to your current router. Whatever the situation may be, it should be renowned that most store-bought routers do not come as pre-installed with a VPN. More significantly, that not all routers can easily run VPN software. So that’s why you need to have some idea about what is going on out there so you can make a knowledgeable choice.

VPN for router

How to setup VPN on router?

Once you have found a correct VPN provider, you’ll have to pursue some instructions they will provide on their relevant website. Once you’ve gone at homepage, follow the step-by-step instructions given below.

The first thing in this process is to way in the router’s login page. In the case that you are using Asus router VPN this can be done by typing 192.168.1. You will be able to access to Router settings.

Once we are logged in, we now have a set of choices in the left side of the screen. While it is alluring to head over to ‘VPN’, the next step is to click to the WAN option.

After this option enter all the necessary information and do the setting as per your desire.


All in all, it was a pretty good attempt by a wireless VPN router. The web management has minor annoyances that should be easily set in a future firmware. The VPN ability on the box and the documentation itself should be better recognized.

Too many standard users do not understand that the completion of VPN in their router by one vendor is not of necessity the same as that of their competitor. An additional bonus is the ability to remove the wireless NIC without affecting the functionality as a LAN router. It’s a nice touch you can take out the NIC and impede it into a laptop for use on another wireless network, like in a cafe.


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