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r7300 open vpn not working

CatzCatz
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r7300 open vpn not working

Hello, I setup the vpn with the gui in the router for openvpn. Download software and installed went to run openvpn from desktop and tryed to connect and just get a warning no cert found please help.

Thank You

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JamesGL
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Re: r7300 open vpn not working

Hi CatzCatz,

 

Check the Kb article below for the steps on how to configure OpenVPN.

 

http://kb.netgear.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/23854/~/how-do-i-use-the-vpn-service-on-my-nighthawk-r...

 

JamesGL
Community Team

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JamesGL
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Re: r7300 open vpn not working

Hi CatzCatz,

 

We’d greatly appreciate hearing your feedback letting us know if the information we’ve provided has helped resolve your issue or if you need further assistance.

 

If your issue is now resolved we encourage you to mark the appropriate reply as the “Accepted Solution” so others can be confident in benefiting from the solution. The Netgear community looks forward to hearing from you and being a helpful resource in the future!

 

JamesGL
Community Team

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CatzCatz
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Re: r7300 open vpn not working

I did all that and it still doesn't work all i get is warnning cert can not be found

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JamesGL
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Re: r7300 open vpn not working

Hi CatzCatz,

 

1. Where is the Desktop connected? Make sure it is not connected within the network of the R7300.

2. Please provide the logs of the OpenVPN.

 

JamesGL
Community Team

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CatzCatz
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Re: r7300 open vpn not working

Enter Management Password:
Sun Nov 20 21:36:23 2016 WARNING: No server certificate verification method has been enabled. See http://openvpn.net/howto.html#mitm for more info.
Sun Nov 20 21:37:26 2016 WARNING: No server certificate verification method has been enabled. See http://openvpn.net/howto.html#mitm for more info.
Sun Nov 20 21:38:28 2016 WARNING: No server certificate verification method has been enabled. See http://openvpn.net/howto.html#mitm for more info.
Sun Nov 20 21:39:30 2016 WARNING: No server certificate verification method has been enabled. See http://openvpn.net/howto.html#mitm for more info.

Above is the log file.

Thank You

 

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JamesGL
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Re: r7300 open vpn not working

Hi CatzCatz,

 

Please PM me the complete logs of your OpenVPN.

 

JamesGL
Community Team

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DRCNTX
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Re: r7300 open vpn not working

I have the exact same problem.  What was / is the resolution for this?  Thanks!

Model: R7800|Nighthawk X4S AC2600 Wifi Router
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Alvintc
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Re: r7300 open vpn not working

Yep, same here as well...

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JamesGL
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Re: r7300 open vpn not working

Hi Alvintc,

 

PM me the logs of your OpenVPN.

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guwitpro
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Re: r7300 open vpn not working

i tried this http://kb.netgear.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/23854/~/how-do-i-use-the-vpn-service-on-my-nighthawk-r...

 

Did not work,

 

 i still tried on other solution adding ;

;dev-node NETGEAR-VPN

 

did not work.. 

 

still having the same error

Wed Jan 25 11:02:06 2017 WARNING: No server certificate verification method has been enabled. See http://openvpn.net/howto.html#mitm for more info.

 

 

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huanghe_78728
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Re: r7300 open vpn not working

I have exact same problem. How to solve it? Thanks.

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JamesGL
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Re: r7300 open vpn not working

Hi All,

 

I would suggest contacting support to better isolate your issue.

 

https://www.netgear.com/support/contact.aspx?cid=wmt_netgear_organic

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