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Manual SaferVPN Setup on Freebox

Updated on: 2017-07-09 13:23:11 UTC

Introduction

Our VPN for routers immediately protects your internet privacy and security while giving you full internet freedom and instant access to content streaming.

Connect every device in your entire home or office with a Plug & Play SaferVPN Router.

To set up SaferVPN on Freebox via PPTP protocol, please follow our step by step guide detailed below:

Connect to the Freebox UI and configure the VPN connection

  1. Using your local network, connect to http://ma-freebox.fr/. You can also connect using an external network and entering the Freebox IP.
  2. Enter your password.
  3. You will see the Freebox UI. Click on Parametres de la Freebox.



  4. Choose the Mode avance tab and select Client VPN.



  5. Click on client VPN and go to the Configuration VPN tab. 
  6. Select Ajouter une connexion.




    VPN Configuration via PPTP Protocol

    Fill the fields with the following information:
      • Description: SaferVPN PPTP
      • Type de serveur VPN (VPN Server Type): PPTP
      • Nom d’hote (Hostname): In this field enter the IP address from one of the SaferVPN servers. Please refer to How to find Safer VPN server IP.
      • Nom d’utilisateur (Username): Your SaferVPN Username.
      • Mot de passe (Password): Your SaferVPN Password.
      • Mode de chiffrement (Encryption mode): Select Obligatoire 128 bits from the drop-down menu.
      • MS-CHAPv2 : Activated.



      • Click Sauvegarder after verifying athe input values.

    VPN Configuration via OpenVPN Protocol

    In order to create an OpenVPN connection, please click on the link and download the file: SaferVPNs OpenVPN configuration files for manual setup.

      • Description: SaferVPN, or anything that fits your preference.
      • Type de serveur VPN (VPN Server Type): Choose OpenVPN from the drop-down menu.
      • Nom d’utilisateur (Username): Your SaferVPN Username.
      • Mot de passe (Password): Your SaferVPN Password.
      • Fichier de configuration (Configuration File): Click on the Parcourir and browse for the VPN config file you have downloaded.
      • Choose either UDP or TCP files and select a server file that you wish to connect to.



      • Click Sauvegarder after verifying the input values.
  7. Check your Connection

    After the connection is established you can verify it on the Etat de la connexion VPN tab.


Need help installing our VPN on another device? Check out our: VPN for Windows, VPN for MAC, VPN for iOS, VPN for Android, VPN Router, and our VPN Chrome Extension.

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