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Manual L2TP Setup on TP-LINK WR740N Router

Updated on: 2017-07-09 13:26:25 UTC

Introduction

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This guide aims at allowing you to use your SaferVPN subscription directly on your router so that all of your connected devices will be able to take advantage of the service. 

Before beginning, make sure you have the following:

  • A working Internet Connection.
  • TP-Link router that supports L2TP
  • A SaferVPN app installed on your device.

In order to set up SaferVPN on TP-LINK WR740N Router, follow our step by step guide detailed below:

Access the Router Administration Console

  1. Open your Web browser.
  2. Go to the router's local IP address within your browser (By default, this is 192.168.1.1, a comprehensive list exists here).

Configure the L2TP VPN Connection

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  1. Go to Network and click on WAN.
  2. Select the WAN Connection Type L2TP.
  3. Enter the SaferVPN Username and Password.
  4. Enter the IP address of the server you wish to connect to. Click here.
  5. MTU size 1460 (default).
  6. Set Max Idle time to 0.
  7. Select Connect on Demand.
  8. Click Save.

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  9. Now Click on Connect to create the SaferVPN connection.

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