Netgear R7000P

Setting up VPN on a Netgear R7000P Nighthawk

Access Router

Access your router (either):
Default password (Google query)
  • default user: admin
  • default password: password
So maybe one of these would work:

Enable Dynamic DNS

Go to: Advanced > Advanced Setup > Dynamic DNS

Enable VPN

Go to: Advanced > Advanced Setup > VPN Service
Change setting:
Clients will use this VPN connection to access All sites on the Internet & Home Network

Download VPN Certificate

Download: "OpenVPN configuration package download" "For Smart Phone"

Download VPN Client

Download OpenVPN Client for Desktop

Official Open VPN client
  • Install client
  • Open it in Applications > OpenVPN > OpenVPN Connect
  • Find it in the menu bar in the top right
  • Click it, then "Import" > "From local file..."
  • Select client3.ovpn
  • Test vpn setup