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    [SOLVED] Always on VPN on smartphone and geolocation

    I have an always-ON VPN set up on my phone and it is set to a NA location. I'm in the UK and what I don't understand is that even though my IP address (when outside) is showing North America, when I drive using Waze or us Google Maps, how is it that it knows exactly where I am and able to...
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    [SOLVED] Cisco ASA Help IPSEC Tunnel is up but I cant ping remote hosts and Vice Versa

    Hey as the title says, this is my first IPSEC tunnel I've set up it seems like almost everything is good and I have the tunnel active but I cant ping remote hosts I swear its like on config off from working so very simple set up here at my house (GFIREWALL) I use and at the...
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    [SOLVED] TalkTalk router Sagemcom FAST 5364 with Netgear Nighthawk R7000 VPN

    So, following my post here, I decided to set up VPN via another router on bill001g's recommendation. I got the Netgear Nighthawk R7000 (AC1900) and received it today. TL;DR -- Logged on to TT's router admin panel on to install ExpressVPN's firmware onto it. It didn't recognise the...
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    [SOLVED] Ubuntu running VPN messed up my internet connection

    I have been running Ubuntu 18.04 (64-bit) for a while now without any problems as far as network + broadband connectivity is concerned. Last week, I purchased ExpressVPN and installed and configured it. The setup was, honestly, very straight-forward. I connected to my first VPN region and...
  5. [SOLVED] Tracert request times out on some sites/services, unless I'm connected to a VPN

    Hello, This is my first post here since I couldn't find a thread about this on the internet. For about 2 weeks I had internet issues. When I try to access certain sites ie. 9gag or reserved, I get a request timed out on tracert. This happens also to some services like discord. My first guess...
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    [SOLVED] Cannot connect to minecraft server without using a VPN.

    So my friend setup this minecraft server for my friends and I to join. He has done this multiple times in the past using the same IP, but this particular time I am unable to connect with my computer. I've tested this on a second computer on the same network and it did not work. When I enable...
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    [SOLVED] Best way to setup ("layer"?) my firewall, VPN, NAS, Plex, etc on one PC through Windows 10/UnRaid

    I'm looking for a little advice on the best way to setup and "layer" what I'm trying to do with some of my networked components. I've got a rack that I've built a rack-mount Windows 10 PC into, mid-level i5 Intel CPU with a half dozen drives attached and connects to a KVM for...
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    Question VPN

    How can I get VPN from my homecomputer to my computer at work through firewall and other securities?
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    Question Double NAT - How to access server without port forwarding.

    I've been reading about this for days, but i just can't figure out exactly what i need to do. If i wanted to access my plex server, but im unable to port forward (no access to main router) how would i go about doing this? I've read about reverse tunneling, also tried to make an OpenVPN server...
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    Question Which UK ISPS block VPS like that on the Opera Browser or Torrents and which don't?

    Which UK ISPS block VPNS like that on the Opera Browser or Torrents and Which don't? Girlfriend is looking for a new ISP without any annoying blocks, especially for TV torrents etc given how bowing this lock down is
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    [SOLVED] Connecting to VPN knocks out home internet

    Users from my workplace are now working from home using the AT&T VPN client. I have two (with Virgin Media) who's entire internet connection drops out when they try to connect to the VPN and can only be fixed by rebooting the router. Yesterday I managed to get one temporarily up and running by...
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    [SOLVED] Sudden problem with connecting to office VPN

    I have been working from home for the past couple of weeks, and today I was randomly unable to connect to my office VPN. If I launch my 3rd party VPN privateinternetaccess, it lets me connect, but then I am unable to RDP to my work PC. Am I correct in thinking this is a DNS issue? I have tried...
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    [SOLVED] OpenVPN access other subnets

    Hi, Im have setup an OpenVPN server/client solution for a customer but ran into problems when trying to connect to subnets other than the vpn subnet. Main subnet is where the firewall is and the OpenVPN server Other subnets are: VPN subnet...
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    [SOLVED] Accessing intranet from outside network

    Hi, I have a question regarding accessing my local network from outside location. I would like to do 2 things - if they are possible, and such solutions would be mutually compatible. Let's call the network i want to access - Network A, and the other one, in another location Network B. I want to...
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    [SOLVED] How can I optimize Ubuntu 16.04 performance

    I have AWS Lightsail server and installed Ubuntu 16.04. It has 512 MB memory and 20 GB disk. How can I optimize operating system? I just using OpenVPN Access Server on this server. I want to turn off all unnecessary things. Server must run just OpenVPN Access Server and what OpenVPN Access...
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    Question OpenVPN adds too much to ping

    I have OpenVPN Access Server on AWS Lightsail servers. I see 44ms between myself and server. When I connect to VPN I see much ping sometimes. If I close and reopen VPN connection ping is decreasing or increasing. I see sometimes 40ms, mostly 53ms during ping to OpenVPN Access Server. From...
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    [SOLVED] Router with more than one backup VPN tunnel?

    Hello. I have 2 offices connected to the Internet with Cisco RV042 Dual-WAN routers (they are old, I know). Both routers have 2 different ISPs connected on their respective WAN1 & WAN2 interfaces - if the one on WAN1 fails, the other one takes over. They are also connected directly through a VPN...
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    [SOLVED] No internet connection with VPN installed - The VPN doesn't even need to be running, happened with both Express VPN and Pure VPN

    I have been trying to use a VPN for a while now (PC running Windows 10). I have tried out Express VPN and Pure VPN and have had the same issue with both VPN providers. Everything will work fine for a couple days after installing the VPN and then one day I'll just not be able to connect to the...
  19. gtsolid

    [SOLVED] GRE and ESP protocols

    Hi, i configured a L2TP VPN in my WS2012 and i started to port forward the necessary ports. From this page i notice that i have to open some ports. I have doubts about the protocol i cannot open in my router: he manages only UDP and TCP, but what about GRE, ESP, etc...? How can i check they are...
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    [SOLVED] How to use remote desktop ThinClient with Android tethering

    Hi, At my job, we use a system of small HP Thin Clients (t410 Smart Zero if it matters) as remote desktops running Windows Server to do all our tasks, and we also get one we can take to work from home, which uses a VPN to connect to the central server through our home internet. When I connect...
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    [SOLVED] ASUS AC53 VPN setup

    Hi everybody, happy to be in the forum, I am new here, and not much IT experience. I just bought a RT-AC53 router for setting it up for VPN, in order to allow VPN access to all the devices I have. I am especially interested in connecting the smart TV. Now I see around that there are no clear...
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    [SOLVED] How to bypass set ISP blocked ports?

    OK, so I've port-forwarded my router, but when I check to see if my port is open or not, it says my port is closed and the reason why is because "connection timed out". I've tried making new rules in Windows Defender for inbound and outbound rules, and allowing certain programs full control over...
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    [SOLVED] One VM, One VPN Client and Multiple Users

    Hi guys, I need your help. I work for a company which uses frequently Oracle Virtualbox VM's for connecting to different clients through VPN Clients (Fortinet, Cisco, Cisco Anyconnect, ecc..). Our problem is that each one of us must have one single VM per VPN Client, causing a fact that the...
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    [SOLVED] How to set up a personal p2p VPN/Proxy like connection between friends?

    The problem: I want to play PUBG (or any EU based server game for that matter), but I get 270-300ms ping to EU. My friend, who is on the same physical infrastructure, but different internet provider and just 2km down the road will get 180ms to EU. We have used programs like Hamachi before...
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    Question VPN static IP addresses

    I like using portforwarding for my games. I'd like to create a static IP address for my VPN. I am new to VPN is there anything I should know before creating a static IP address on my VPN? My VPN has many profiles, private, streaming, file sharing and so forth. Does this mean I'd need to...
  26. afrojuju

    Question What is The Best VPN for Windows 10 209

    Hi Guys, Please, can anyone recommend me the best VPN for 2019?
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    [SOLVED] Can't share VPN with Windows 10 hotspot?

    Hello, I'm trying to share my VPN connection from OpenVPN on my Windows 10 computer to my phone. I can make a hotspot in the settings and connect my device although when I attempt to change the adapter settings to connect the VPN, the hotspot adapter doesn't show up in the sharing drop down box...
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    [SOLVED] Will running a VPN while gaming take up precious system resources? (very low-spec laptop)

    My laptop is an HP Pavilion with a 2.2 GHz Core 2 Duo, ATI Mobility Radeon 4650, and 8 GB of RAM. I was wanting to play some online games at my school, but they have an internet filter that blocks that. So obviously I would need a VPN. The issue is is that my laptop is already strained to the...
  29. GabrielCarati

    Question Some sites only fully load on Edge or with VPN enabled.

    I've been having problems for a few weeks in uploading specific sites like Twitter and Artstation. Usually when I start the system or restart the sites open normally in Opera GX which is my default browser, but after a few minutes the sites stop loading fully, load only by half, (like the image...
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    Question What can i do to reduce packet loss and lower ping (ms) in game

    I currently play alot of Rainbow Six Siege but my connection can be quite unreliable. On average, i get 1.7 mbps download speed and my in game ping can range from 60 ms to 100ms. I notice there is quite some packet loss as indicated by an icon. I heard that a VPN can help reduce packet loss. Is...
  31. Question Need help with network setup to connect to VPN server

    Hi, So I've been instructed to connect to a VPN server that a colleague has set up, he gave me an IP and Port and which Protocol to use (UDP) that i should open as outbound connection in the firewall. The idea is that a Linux controller and a PC is communicating with each other in a private...
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    Question How to decrease latency with Satellite (Xplornet) Internet?

    I am in the country working and I have noticed that the Satellite Internet is extremely slow. It works for FB and Youtube, but not for gaming (which I average 600-1,200 Ping). Below is the information about my connection speed and type: VPS.net says the following: min: 614 ms avg: 699.6 ms...
  33. yunsiliu

    [SOLVED] Do i need VPN for my Mac

    Hi, I read an article from <Link Removed> I am wondering do i need vpn for my mac? cuz a lot ppl said mac wont get virus on it and it pretty secure. Thanks.
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    [SOLVED] vpn software for mac

    i'm looking for a vpn service for my mac osx version 10.7. i know i have to upgrade but i need something for now. free would be great. by the way is tor browser any good? is it worth it?
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    [SOLVED] VPN for specific games/softwares?

    I downloaded PUBG PC Lite, and it's only available in few countries, so I use hideme vpn software and set my location to Singapore. Now I can't do other things while playing in the background like playing songs, and other stuff. Not necessarily for games, other apps like only a browsers, and a...
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    Question How to unlock my mobile data?

    Hello, So here's the thing. My mobile data carrier allows me to use free mobile data for 2 apps (Viber and Instagram). And none of the other apps work, only those 2. But I found I way to use X-VPN go "unlock" data for my entire phone. And I'm wondering is there any other way to do it?
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    Question Recommendations of a good vpn for gaming

    TL;DR: I need a VPN that is suitable to play games on (low ping, no packet loss, nice speeds) any suggestions are appreciated :) Main post: Heya, I've been gaming for ages now but have never used a VPN, I have a dynamic ip but want to take it a step further, the only problem I have is that I...
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    Discussion Can someone sue you over 1 star review on google

    I am asking if I use vpn can someone sue me for 1 star review which they deserved e.g can they find me eve though I hide my IP and name with different one and use a lawsuit.Thank you
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    Question How to set up VPN in my school PC??

    Hello. So i want to set up VPN on my school pc,to connect to the school network from home.(external network) How can i do this???Any software where i can do this???? Im bit beginner in this theme.
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    [SOLVED] user only able to print when disconnected from VPN Why?

    Hey so we have a remote salesmen that works out of his house his home printer is installed normally through windows (On Windows 10 through add a printer auto discovery) when he is connected to VPN he cannot print when he disconnects he can If i bring up ipconfig it shows both network adapters...