Hide.me VPN configuration
Summary[edit | edit source]
This chapter is a guide on configuring https://www.hide.me provider VPN instance on RUT routers using PPTP Protocol.
Before you start this example, check your current IP address and location. If you don't know how to do that, go to the Step 5 first.
Step 1: Create hide.me account[edit | edit source]
If you don't have a hide.me account you need to create it, open your internet browser and type http://www.hide.me in the browser's URL bar. Press the Login button.
If you have an account, you can skip this step and go to Step 2.
You need to fill one field with your email address and press the Register button.
To complete the registration, you need to follow provider last instructions.
Step 2: Find a server from hide.me[edit | edit source]
Login in to your account[edit | edit source]
Press the Login button. Fill all field's with your credentials and press the Log me in button.
Chose a server from the list[edit | edit source]
Press the Servers button in the left corner.
Just copy one available Internet Address. For example : free-sg.hide.me.
Step 4: Router configuration[edit | edit source]
We need to open our RUT homepage. You can access the website by entering 192.168.1.1 in your internet browser's URL bar.
Open VPN configuration panel by clicking Services → VPN
Open PPTP configuration panel by clicking PPTP.
VPN instance creation[edit | edit source]
Type in your VPN configuration name and click Add new
Click the Edit button to edit your VPN instance configuration
PTTP settings[edit | edit source]
Paste copied server name in to the "Server" section. Fill other section's with your hide.me credentials. Make sure you ticked "Enable" and "Use as default gateway" option's.
Finish option's configuration by pressing the Save button. After that, reboot your router. Check your IP address and location to make it sure it is a different.
Step 5: Check your IP address and location[edit | edit source]
Open your internet browser and type https://www.whatismyipaddress.com in the browser's URL bar.