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     * Run [[docs:​guide-user:​services:​ad-blocking]] on your router so you can enjoy clean uncluttered web experience from any connected device.     * Run [[docs:​guide-user:​services:​ad-blocking]] on your router so you can enjoy clean uncluttered web experience from any connected device.
     * Reduce latency/lag (bufferbloat) even during heavy traffic with [[docs:​guide-user:​network:​traffic-shaping:​sqm|Smart Queue Management]]     * Reduce latency/lag (bufferbloat) even during heavy traffic with [[docs:​guide-user:​network:​traffic-shaping:​sqm|Smart Queue Management]]
-    * Secure access to your home network when away via [[docs:​guide-user:​services:​vpn:​openvpn:​server.comprehensive|OpenVPN Server]].+    * Secure access to your home network when away via [[docs:​guide-user:​services:​vpn:​openvpn:​comprehensive|OpenVPN Server]].
     * Secure your internet access and prevent your ISP from snooping on your internet activity (requires third party service) [[docs:​guide-user:​services:​vpn:​openvpn:​client|OpenVPN Client]]. ​     * Secure your internet access and prevent your ISP from snooping on your internet activity (requires third party service) [[docs:​guide-user:​services:​vpn:​openvpn:​client|OpenVPN Client]]. ​
     * Prevent your ISP from snooping on your DNS requests via [[docs:​guide-user:​services:​dns:​dnscrypt|DNSCrypt]].     * Prevent your ISP from snooping on your DNS requests via [[docs:​guide-user:​services:​dns:​dnscrypt|DNSCrypt]].
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     * [[docs:​guide-user:​network:​wan:​wwan:​bandwith_caps_gb_quota|Set quota on download volume or bandwidth]]. Useful for e.g. 3G/4G connection with limited up/download volume.     * [[docs:​guide-user:​network:​wan:​wwan:​bandwith_caps_gb_quota|Set quota on download volume or bandwidth]]. Useful for e.g. 3G/4G connection with limited up/download volume.
     * [[docs:​guide-user:​hardware:​video:​webcam|Add a webcam]] for live surveillance or timelapse video creation of landscapes or 3D printers.     * [[docs:​guide-user:​hardware:​video:​webcam|Add a webcam]] for live surveillance or timelapse video creation of landscapes or 3D printers.
-    * [[docs:​guide-user:​weatherstation|Connect to your weather station]] with [[docs:​guide-user:​services:​automation:​pywws]] or [[docs:​guide-user:​services:​automation:​weewx]],​ record [[docs:​guide-user:​weather.statistics|weather statistics]] and make them accessible via a [[docs:​guide-user:​webserver|webserver]],​ garnished with a [[docs:​guide-user:​webcam|live webcam image]].+    * [[docs:​guide-user:​weatherstation|Connect to your weather station]] with [[docs:​guide-user:​services:​automation:​pywws]] or [[docs:​guide-user:​services:​automation:​weewx]],​ record [[docs:​guide-user:​weather.statistics|weather statistics]] and make them accessible via a [[docs:​guide-user:services:webserver:start|webserver]],​ garnished with a [[docs:​guide-user:​webcam|live webcam image]].
     * [[docs:​guide-user:​1wire|Interact with 1-wire devices]] (sensors, actors, ...).     * [[docs:​guide-user:​1wire|Interact with 1-wire devices]] (sensors, actors, ...).
-    * Make your router a central for [[docs:​guide-user:​home_automation|home automation]].+    * Make your router a central for [[docs:​guide-user:​services:​automation:​start|home automation]].
     * Access a wider range of [[docs:​guide-user:​services:​ddns:​client|Dynamic DNS (ddns)]] providers than vendor firmware via [[packages:​pkgdata_lede17_1:​ddns-scripts|DDNS scripts]].     * Access a wider range of [[docs:​guide-user:​services:​ddns:​client|Dynamic DNS (ddns)]] providers than vendor firmware via [[packages:​pkgdata_lede17_1:​ddns-scripts|DDNS scripts]].
  
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 The vibrant community of developers, volunteers, and other long-time OpenWrt users are always available to help solve an issue. ​ The vibrant community of developers, volunteers, and other long-time OpenWrt users are always available to help solve an issue. ​
  
-  * [[https://​forum.lede-project.org|LEDE forum]] - member-to-member conversations about LEDE+  * [[https://​forum.openwrt.org|OpenWrt ​forum]] - member-to-member conversations about OpenWrt
   * [[http://​lists.infradead.org/​mailman/​listinfo/​lede-dev|LEDE Developer]] and [[http://​lists.infradead.org/​mailman/​listinfo/​lede-adm|LEDE Admin]] mailing lists   * [[http://​lists.infradead.org/​mailman/​listinfo/​lede-dev|LEDE Developer]] and [[http://​lists.infradead.org/​mailman/​listinfo/​lede-adm|LEDE Admin]] mailing lists
   * [[https://​webchat.freenode.net/​|#​lede-dev]] and [[https://​webchat.freenode.net/​|#​lede-adm]] on IRC   * [[https://​webchat.freenode.net/​|#​lede-dev]] and [[https://​webchat.freenode.net/​|#​lede-adm]] on IRC
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