How to configure LimeVPN on Mikrotik 6 using L2TP?

Please follow the instructions below to configure LimeVPN on Mikrotik 6 using the L2TP protocol.

Step 1: Open your browser and enter 192.168.88.1 in the address bar.

Step 2: Once the admin panel is loaded, go to PPP. Click on the "+" - L2TP Client.

Step 3: In General Tab, Update as in the below screenshot.

Step 4: Update the server details as below and click on OK.

  • Connect To: Server IP

  • User: VPN Username

  • Password: VPN Password

  • Use IPsec: Check the box

  • IPSec Secret: private

  • Allow: Check all the boxes.

Step 5: Now click on IP from the left menu and select Firewall.

Step 6: Click on the NAT tab and click on "+"

Step 7: In General Tab, select Chain as srcnat and select Out. Interface as the profile we created.

Step 8: Now switch to the Action tab and select Action as masquerade and click on OK.

Step 9: Now inside the Firewall window, select the Mangle tab and click on "+"

Step 10: In the General tab, select Chain as prerouting. Enter Src. Address as 192.168.88.2-192.168.88.254.

Step 11: In the Action tab, select Action as mark routing and New Routing Mark as limevpn_routing_mark then click OK.

Step 12: Now click on IP from the left menu and click on Routes.

Step 13: Click on "+" under the Routes tab.

Step 15: Under the General tab, enter Dst. Address as 0.0.0.0/0 and Gateway as LimeVPN-L2TP or what you have set as profile name. Select the Routing Mark as the one we created previously which is limevpn_routing_mark. Then click OK.

Step 16: Right-click on the newly created Route list and click on Enable.

Step 17: Now click on IP from the left menu and click on DNS.

Step 18: Enter Servers as 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4 and click on OK.

Step 19: Now click on IP from the left menu and click on DHCP Client.

Step 20: Double-click on the default entry.

Step 21: Make sure to uncheck Use Peer DNS and click on OK.

The VPN should be connected now. If you have any queries on this, you can contact us anytime over Chat or Ticket using the support@limevpn.com

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