The AsusWrt-Merlin firmware was developed with the primary goal of boosting the original ASUS firmware, fix bugs and also add new improvements. This package includes a customized firmware targeted at ASUS routers that brings various changes without modifying the interface of the original firmware.
This tutorial is intended to be used on AsusWRT Merlin firmware. At the top of the router interface webpage you will see the image of a wizard hat and title "Powered by Asuswrt-Merlin" as it shown on the picture below. Asus - RT-AC3100 Asuswrt-Merlin. Ip Address: 192.168.1.1. Login: admin. Password: admin. Login to the router with the default IP addresse 192.168.1.1 and then use the username / password: admin / admin Asuswrt-Merlin compatible router; IMPORTANT NOTE: Regardless of what model router you have or the version of Asuswrt-Merlin firmware you are installing, there is a small chance of bricking your router (i.e. rendering the router completely useless). If the process of putting Asus-Merlin on the router does not complete properly. Starting with Asuswrt-Merlin 384.15, amtm is included in the firmware. amtm is intended to be a helper script, a convenient shortcut manager to install and manage scripts on your router. The idea for such a helper was suggested by a SmallNetBuilder Forums member and promptly coded and continually improved on. The ASUSWRT-Merlin firmware, rather than reinventing the wheel and flashing your router to something completely different, simply expands upon the original manufacturers code. In some cases he fixes bugs, sometimes completes features, or occasionally adds features not present in ASUS' firmware. Wireguard requires Linux kernel ≥ 3.10 (released 5 years ago), but asuswrt-merlin seems to use 2.6.36 (released 8 years ago). level 1. 3 points · 1 year ago.
Jun 23, 2018 · Main router Asus RT-AC87U - overclocked and running Entware-NG/3, OpenVPN and Samba - with 2 USB devices \/ Access Point Asus RT-AC87U - to extend WLAN coverage in a challenging building /\ Merlin's firmware v384.13 & v380.70 (tweaked) /\ Internet Speedtest: down 503/up 51 Mbps
OpenVPN Server on Asuswrt-Merlin Enabling the OpenVPN Server on your router will allow you to access resources hosted on your home network securely from remote locations. It will also provide you with a free VPN connection to your home network for use when on public Wi-Fi. Or, perhaps you are the go-to IT support person … OpenVPN Server Setup Instructions for Asuswrt-MerlinRead More » This project is to make Asuswrt-Merlin firmware support for ASUS RT-N18U router. The primary goal is to integrate the Asuswrt-Merlin features based on the codebase of official RT-N18U GPL release. Jun 14, 2017 · One of the nicest features VPN users discover when upgrading to ASUSWRT-Merlin is the policy routing and killswitch feature. On stock ASUSWRT, all devices will be routed through the VPN tunnel when it’s active. On Merlin, you can choose which devices you want to use the VPN and which should ignore it. You can even tell […] Client upload icon (Max Limit : 100) Client Name MAC address Icon Delete
Congratulations, you’ve successfully flash your ASUS wireless router to Asus-Merlin and unlocked the router from Saiyan to Super Saiyan mode. Conclusion. Basically, the stock firmware provided by ASUS is better than most wireless router manufacturers out there, but, Asus-Merlin is one step above the ASUSWRT firmware. May 06, 2017 · ASUSWRT-Merlin is a custom (free) firmware built exclusively for ASUS/ASUSWRT routers. It adds a TON of functionality, especially in terms of running a VPN client or server on your router. This step-by-step tutorial will teach you how to setup and configure a VPN connection with ANY VPN provider that supports OpenVPN. We’ll even discuss advanced […]