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  1. Jarvice

    [SOLVED] My connection is detected as a VPN while I'm not even using one

    So the place where I live recently got a new connection through optical fiber. However, this came with an odd problem: some websites block access to their site because they detect a VPN while I'm not even using one. When I use an IP checker the location is indeed wrong and this applies to all my...
  2. M

    [SOLVED] vpn on preinstalled ddwrt router

    if i were to purchase a preinstalled ddwrt router do i still have to subscribe to a vpn service in order to use vpn on the ddwrt router? I don't want to spent almost $200 on a preinstalled ddwrt if I still have to pay to use some of the features.
  3. landsavage

    [SOLVED] While VPN is on, other devices stop working

    OK so this is weird. I can't understand what would cause this, but when I turn on my VPN either through a free one like SoftEther, or a paid one like SurfShark VPN, the VPN on my machine works fine, but every other device on my home network stops working, Xbox, Phones, computers, everything. My...
  4. T

    Question Best VPN? Looking for recommendations.

    Hello, I have been shopping around for a VPN provider, but after reading some articles and forum discussions, I realized there are some different realities and sometimes sketchy operations that are hidden and not immediately known. I was about to go with NordVPN for example, but some forum...
  5. D

    [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...
  6. S

    [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...
  9. [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...
  10. T

    [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...
  11. R

    [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...
  12. P

    Question VPN

    How can I get VPN from my homecomputer to my computer at work through firewall and other securities?
  13. K

    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...
  14. S

    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
  15. S

    [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...
  16. S

    [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...
  17. E

    [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...
  18. F

    [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...
  19. M

    [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...