How to Configure and Use NordVPN on Sabai

By Srijani Ghosh / May 10, 2022

If your router is running on Sabai firmware, you can easily install the OpenVPN client of NordVPN on it to encrypt your complete web connection. But, for first-time users, the setup process can be a bit difficult. That's why we've prepared a complete guide to help you learn how to install, download, and use NordVPN on Sabai. Have a look.

1. First, visit the NordVPN website.

2. Next, click the Grab the Deal button and choose a subscription plan on the upcoming screen.

3. After that, enter all the required details to complete your purchase.

4. Once done, wait for a confirmation on your subscription.

5. When you get that, visit or to access your router login page.

6. Next, enter your username and password that you can find in your user manual.

7. Now, navigate to the Network option from the top-right corner and choose OpenVPN.

8. Then, click here to download the .ovpn server configuration file for the one in your preferred location.


You can find the .ovpn file under Show available protocols and hit the Download config button right next to OpenVPN TCP or OpenVPN UDP.

NordVPN server hostname and config file

9. Next, move back to your router's login page and click Choose File.

NordVPN server config file on Sabai

10. You need to upload the configuration file here.

11. Now, give it some time to finish the import process.

12. When done, click Show File.

NordVPN server config file upload on Sabai

13. Next, choose Edit.

NordVPN server config file edit

14. You've to enter your NordVPN service credentials now and click the Done button.

Enter NordVPN service credentials on Sabai

You can find these credentials (username and password) from your online account dashboard under the Advanced configuration tab.

NordVPN service credentials

14. Once you enter the details under OpenVPN Setup, press the Start button to connect to the VPN server in your preferred location.

Start NordVPN on Sabai

That's all! Now you know how to configure and use NordVPN on Sabai firmware-based routers. If you've further queries, drop us a comment through the below button. Thanks for reading!

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