WireGuard® VPN Client Setup on GLiNet Router
for VPN Unlimited users
WireGuard® is a new open-source VPN protocol that uses state-of-the-art cryptography. This protocol was originally released for the Linux kernel, but now it is cross-platform and can be deployed on any platform. To get more information about the WireGuard® protocol, check out our detailed article What is WireGuard® protocol.
This guide will walk you through the steps required for GLiNet router setup using the WireGuard® protocol.
Note: To enjoy the best and smoothest experience with your GLiNet router, keep it always up to date!
1. Get manual configurations for GLiNet router
Sign in to your User Office > select the VPN Unlimited application > click Manage.
Press the field under Device and click Manually create a new device… > set it’s custom name, for example WireGuard > choose appropriate location of the Server > select the WireGuard® protocol from the dropdown menu > click Generate.
The configuration parameters will then appear below in the text format. You’ll need them for further configuration of your GLiNet router.
2. Configure WireGuard® Client on GLiNet router
Open the GLiNet router Admin Panel
Connect your device to the GLiNet router and type the IP-address of the admin panel in the address line of the browser. Find the IP-address at the back of your router or follow this guide. Login to the Admin Panel and click VPN > WireGuard® Client.
Create new WireGuard® Client
Click Add New Profiles.
Specify custom Name of server and click Next.
The Add a New WireGuard® Client window will appear. In the Configuration tab, paste the details of the manual configuration settings you’ve generated before:
PrivateKey = paste the PrivateKey from your User Office
ListenPort = paste the ListenPort details
Address = paste Address information
DNS = paste DNS details from the User Office
PublicKey = paste PublicKey from the User Office
PresharedKey = paste PresharedKey details
AllowedIPs = paste AllowedIPs details
Endpoint = paste Endpoint information
Once completed, click Add.
3. Connect to the VPN server on GLiNet router
To establish a secure VPN connection, click Connect on the WireGuard® Client tab.
That's it. Now you have a VPN connection running through the WireGuard® protocol.
We hope that our manual about how to set up WireGuard® on GLiNet router was helpful for you. If you have any questions or comments regarding our service, please feel free to contact our customer support team at [email protected].
Important! Please note that you will need to configure your device using the generated settings by yourself at your own risk.
“WireGuard” is a registered trademark of Jason A. Donenfeld.
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