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    RT 68U Setup

    Hi, I am trying to setup my new ASUS router. I had tried setup using notebook and via Asus app. By notebook, after following the steps, auto setup, with pppoe, status with internet connection is still disconnected. Checked Router light and cable is fine. Have factory reset multiple times...
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    ExpressVPN router firmware giving access to main router

    I have an Asus 68u (with ExpressVPN firmware on it) connected to my Altice routers LAN port. For some reason when I go to I access my Altice routers interface (technically redirects to the page that has the router configuration similar to how i go to
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    Asus RT-AC68U: Cannot update firmware, known issue?

    I keep trying to update my firmware for my router and the process keeps getting terminated. This happens both on the ASUS Router app (see five screenshots below) and on my laptop. I am definitely online at the time, and it happens regardless of if my VPN is on or off. Is this a known issue with...
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    Saving Traffic Analyzer data

    Asus RT-AC68U. I use a satellite internet service and need to monitor my usage because of data caps. I installed a USB stick on my router and thought I was in business as my traffic analyzer data seemed to be saved. Before the USB any reset or power interruption lost all the data. Some event...
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    Wake On WAN (WOW) on Asus RT-AC68U

    I read the instruction about setting up Wake on WAN here: Few questions: 1. Does it really require Merlin firmware? Because jffs partition is already there, and I checked /usr/sbin/ether-wake is...
  6. rtn66uftw

    [Solved] Setup dual routers with one dedicated for VPN

    Happy Wednesday! I currently have an AT&T U-Verse 5268AC FXN modem and two Asus routers RT-AC3100 and AC68U running Merlin's firmware. I'm wondering if it's possible to use the AC3100 as normal and the AC68U as a VPN dedicated router? What would be the best way to have these two setup...
  7. Chumbawumba

    OpenVPN client connects but cannot access servers

    I live in China. I'm trying to set up my router as a OpenVPN client to route all traffic through the VPN connection. I've successfully setup the OpenVPN client (i.e. it connects) but any devices that connect to the router are unable to browse any servers. The Asusmerlin interface indicates that...
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    RT-AC68U or RT-AC86U?

    Hey everyone. I have a fiber internet line of 100Mbps, with the router that came with it. I was thinking of upgrading, but I’m not sure which of the routers to upgrade to. I enjoy gaming (especially Overwatch), and since I play on European servers from South Africa, I need enough bandwidth to...
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    Can't reach RT-AC68U (behind Fios Quantum Gateway G1100) / FTP outside of my LAN. Please HELP!

    Hey everyone! This is my first post, so please bare with me. I've tried doing this on my own, but I think I'm either over doing something or have done something incorrectly. The mission is to access files via my Asus RT-AC68U router which has an external hard drive attached, away from home (VPN...
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    Restore Internet to FIOS router after ONT work

    Please advise how to get Internet back to FIOS Actiontec secondary router, just lost after ONT replaced by FIOS? I've got FIOS internet, voice, Tv; Asus RT-AC68W primary and ethernet connected to ONT. Actiontec is secondary in bridge mode. After FIOS swapped in a new ONT (losing internet...
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    Asuswrt-Merlin for ASUS 4G-AC68U

    Does Merlin for RT-AC68U will work with 4G-AC68U?
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    Routing question: How to reach Media Bridge via Access Point from LAN

    Dear Merlin-community, i have a setup constisting of 3 Asuswrt-Merlin driven Asus WLAN routers in my local home LAN. LAN-Topology: ------------------- 1. floor ---------------------------------------------------- + PC | | (1 GBit LAN cable) | + RT-AC88U (Main Router connected to Speedport...
  13. Darf Nader

    How To Build a Dual Router VPN Client Solution?

    Preamble I know there have been many permutations of questions regarding two-router setups in order to provide a router-base VPN tunnel that have already been posted, but I have not found a succinct guide on a holistic approach that explains the concepts as well as the general steps which would...
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    [SOLVED] I bought R7000 and ac68u. Which to return?

    Hi everyone, I just bought the Netgear R7000 (111 euro) and Asus AC68U (114 euro), but eventually will return one of them. I know they are identical when it comes to SoC and I plan to use Merlin on both. Can you provide some reasons for keeping one over the other? What ASUS/Netgear specific...
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    AC68U External Hard Drive Scan Errors

    I have installed a new 4TB WD usb hard drive on the USB3 port of my AC68U but the health scan returns errors. I have chkdsk scanned in Windows with no errors. Log below ntfsck 3014.5.21 Checking NTFS Superblock ... Device name : /dev/sda1 NTFS volume version: 3.1 Cluster size ...
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    ASUS RT-AC68U Merlin 380.68_2 Poor Download Speeds

    Updated with solution at bottom of this post. I am re-asking this question in the Merlin forum as I did not have the correct forum category the first time...original post here I recently switched to CenturyLink 1gbps service and I'm not seeing the full speeds for download. I get 150-250mbps...