How-to

Gain full benefit of your Vilfo with these helpful guides

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General

Bypass specific website, IP or port number

Bypass the VPN connection for a specific website, port or IP-address
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Change admin credentials

Update the credentials for Vilfo's admin account
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Change network settings

Changing the Wi-Fi password or other network-related settings is easy to do through Vilfos administrative interface
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Forwarding ports

Set up port forwarding for your devices
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Parental control rules

Decide which hours a device should be able to access the internet
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Receive notifications

Vilfo can automatically send you notifications for important network-related events
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Change protocol preference

With Vilfo, it is possible to connect using both UDP and TCP.
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Enable or disable the killswitch

Vilfo has a killswitch feature which can be enabled or disabled for all groups
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Change the DNS used by Vilfo over WAN

By default Vilfo uses your ISP's DNS servers when not connected to a VPN. Using this guide you can change them to whatever you want.
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Disable or enable automatic updates

Vilfo automatically installs any firmware updates while you are asleep. This setting can be changed, enabled or disabled.
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Change timezone used by Vilfo

The clock is important. Change the timezone in Vilfo so that it always reflects your current time.
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Advanced settings

Changing the subnet used by Vilfo

If you don't want to use the standard subnet, it is possible to change it in one of two ways.
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Change MAC address of Vilfo

If your ISP only allows a single MAC address, you can change the MAC Address of your Vilfo to match that of your previous router.
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Setting an Apple AirPort Express as an access point

If you already have an existing AirPort Express, it can be used to increase the range of the Vilfo network by setting it as an access point.
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Setting an AsusWRT router as an access point

If you already have an existing AsusWRT router, it can be used to increase the range of the Vilfo network by setting it as an access point.
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Setting a DD-WRT router as an access point

If you already have an existing DD-WRT router, it can be used to increase the range of the Vilfo network by setting it as an access point.
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Setting a Linksys router as an access point

If you already have an existing Linksys router, it can be used to increase the range of the Vilfo network by setting it as an access point.
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Setting a Netgear router as an access point

If you already have an existing Netgear router, it can be used to increase the range of the Vilfo network by setting it as an access point
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Setting an OpenWRT router as an access point

If you already have an existing OpenWRT router, it can be used to increase the range of the Vilfo network by setting it as an access point.
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Setting a Synology router as an access point

If you already have an existing Synology router, it can be used to increase the range of the Vilfo network by setting it as an access point.
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Setting a TP-LINK router as an access point

If you already have an existing TP-LINK router, it can be used to increase the range of the Vilfo network by setting it as an access point.
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