How to setup TunnelBear OpenVPN on the pcWRT router
Download OpenVPN configuration files
Although TunnelBear doesn’t officially support
running OpenVPN on the router, it does provide OpenVPN configuration files to be used on Linux. We can use these files to set up OpenVPN connections to TunnelBear on the pcWRT router.
Download the OpenVPN configuration files from here:
https://s3.amazonaws.com/tunnelbear/linux/openvpn.zip. Add a TunnelBear OpenVPN connection
Log on the pcWRT console, open the
OpenVPN page under Apps. Under the Client tab, check the network you want to enable TunnelBear OpenVPN for, then click the
Add button to add a new VPN connection.
In the “Add VPN Configuration” dialog:
Enter a name for the connection
Select the one of the .ovpn files you downloaded above
Enter your TunnelBear username and password
Save button to save changes. Start a TunnelBear OpenVPN connection
Click on the blue “Play” button to start the TunnelBear OpenVPN connection.
If connection is successful, a green dot will appear on the left of the connection configuration line. In case of connection failure, click on the “log” icon to view OpenVPN logs.