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BR-6428HPn

User Manual
05-2012 / v1.0

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CONTENTS

CHAPTERI:PRODUCTINFORMATION...............................................................................................................4
11PackageContents................................................................................................................................4
12GettingFamiliarwithYourNewWirelessBroadbandRouter.............................................................4
CHAPTERII:SYSTEMANDNETWORKSETUP.....................................................................................................6
21EstablishingaNetworkConnection.....................................................................................................6
22SettingClientComputerstoObtainIPAddressesAutomatically........................................................7
221Windows95/98/MeIPAddressSetup.....................................................................................7
222Windows2000IPAddressSetup..............................................................................................8
223WindowsXPIPAddressSetup..................................................................................................9
224WindowsVistaIPAddressSetup............................................................................................10
23ConnectingtoBroadbandRouterviaWebBrowser.........................................................................12
24UsingiQSetup................................................................................................................................15
CHAPTERIII:GENERALSETUP..........................................................................................................................20
31System................................................................................................................................................20
311TimeZone...............................................................................................................................21
312PasswordSettings...................................................................................................................22
313RemoteManagement.............................................................................................................23
32WAN...................................................................................................................................................23
321DynamicIP..............................................................................................................................24
322StaticIP...................................................................................................................................25
323PPPoE......................................................................................................................................26
324PPTP........................................................................................................................................28
325L2TP........................................................................................................................................30
326WISP........................................................................................................................................33
33LAN.....................................................................................................................................................34
331LANIP......................................................................................................................................34
332DHCPServer............................................................................................................................35
333StaticDHCPLeases.................................................................................................................35
34Wireless.............................................................................................................................................37
341WirelessSettings....................................................................................................................37
3411APMode......................................................................................................................38
3412StationInfrastructure.................................................................................................39
3413APBridgePointtoPoint...........................................................................................41
3414APBridgePointtoMultiPoint.................................................................................42
3415APBridgeWDS..........................................................................................................44
3416UniversalRepeater......................................................................................................45
342SecuritySettings.....................................................................................................................47
3421Disabled.......................................................................................................................47
3422WEP.............................................................................................................................48
3423WPAPreSharedKey...................................................................................................49
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3424WPARADIUS................................................................................................................49
343MACAddressFiltering............................................................................................................50
344WPS(WiFiProtectedSetup)Settings....................................................................................52
35AdvancedSettings.............................................................................................................................53
351QoS.........................................................................................................................................53
352DDNS.......................................................................................................................................55
353PortForwarding......................................................................................................................57
354DMZ........................................................................................................................................58
36NAT....................................................................................................................................................60
361VirtualServer..........................................................................................................................60
362SpecialApplications................................................................................................................61
363UPnPSettings.........................................................................................................................62
364ALGSettings............................................................................................................................63
365StaticRouting..........................................................................................................................64
37Firewall...............................................................................................................................................65
371AccessControl........................................................................................................................65
372URLBlocking...........................................................................................................................67
373DoS..........................................................................................................................................68
38ParentalControl.................................................................................................................................70
CHAPTERIV:STATUS,TOOLS&LANGUAGE....................................................................................................72
41Status.................................................................................................................................................72
411InternetConnection...............................................................................................................72
412DeviceStatus..........................................................................................................................72
413SystemLog..............................................................................................................................73
414SecurityLog............................................................................................................................73
415ActiveDHCPClient..................................................................................................................74
416Statistics..................................................................................................................................74
42Tools...................................................................................................................................................74
421ConfigurationTools................................................................................................................75
422FirmwareUpgrade..................................................................................................................76
423Restart....................................................................................................................................76
43Language............................................................................................................................................77

CHAPTERI:PRODUCTINFORMATION

11PackageContents

Beforeyoustartusingthisrouter,pleasecheckifthereisanythingmissinginthepackage,
andcontactyourdealertoclaimthemissingitem(s):

z Broadbandrouter(1pcs)
z Quickinstallationguide(1pcs)
z 3dBiantenna(2pcs)
z CDwithmultilanguageQIGandusermanual(1pcs)
z 12VDCpoweradapter(1pcs)
z Ethernetcable(1pcs)
z Poweradapter(1pcs)
z Verticalstand(1pcs)
z Accessorykit(1pcs)

12GettingFamiliarwithYourNewWirelessBroadbandRouter

FrontPanel

LEDName LightStatus

Description

PWR

On

Routerswitchedonandcorrectlypowered

Off

Routernotpoweredornotcorrectlypowered

Wireless

On

Wirelessconnectivityactivated

Off

Wirelessconnectivitynotactivated

Flashing

WirelessLANactivity(transferringdata)

On

WANportconnected

Off

WANportnotconnected

Flashing

WANactivity(transferringdata)

On

LANportconnected

Off

LANportnotconnected

Flashing

LANactivity(transferringdata)

WAN

LAN
(14)

BackPanel

ItemName

Description

Antenna
connector(s)

Connectstothesuppliedantenna(s)

WiFion/off
switch

Switcheson/offtheWiFisignal

WPS/Reset
Button

ResetstheroutertofactorydefaultsettingsorstartsWPS
function(pressthisbuttonandholdfor20secondstoclearall
settingsorpressthisbuttonfor25secondstoactivateWPS
function)

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(LANPorts)

Connectstocomputerorotherwebdevices

WANPort

Connectstocable/xDSLmodems

Power
Connector

Connectstothesuppliedpoweradapter

CHAPTERII:SYSTEMANDNETWORKSETUP

21EstablishingaNetworkConnection

Pleasefollowthefollowinginstructionstobuildanetworkconnectionbetweenyournew
broadbandrouter,computers,andothernetworkdevices:

1. ConnectyourxDSLorcablemodemtotheroutersWANportwithanEthernet
cable.

2. ConnectyourcomputertooneoftheroutersLANportswithanEthernetcable.

3. Connectthepoweradaptertothewallsocket,andthenconnectittothe12V
socketonthebackpaneloftherouter.

4. PleasecheckalltheLEDsonthefrontpanel.ThePWRandWANLEDsshouldbe
on.TheLANLEDshouldbeonifthecomputerisconnectedandcorrectly
powered.Ifyouencounteranyproblems,pleasemakesurethatallyourdevices
areconnectedandpoweredcorrectly.

22SettingClientComputerstoObtainIPAddressesAutomatically

Beforeyoustartconfigurationprocedures,yourcomputermustbeabletogetanIPaddress
automatically(settousedynamicIPaddresses).IfyourcomputerissettouseastaticIP
address,orifyouareunsure,pleasefollowthefollowinginstructionstoconfigureyour
computertousedynamicIPaddresses:

z Windows95/98/Me (seesection221)
z Windows2000 (seesection222)
z WindowsXP (seesection223)
z WindowsVista (seesection224)

221Windows95/98/MeIPAddressSetup

1. ClicktheStartbutton(itshouldbelocatedatthelowerleftcornerofyour
screen),thenclickControlPanel.DoubleclicktheNetworkicon,andthe
Networkwindowwillappear.SelectTCP/IP,andthenclickProperties.

2. SelectObtainanIPaddressfromaDHCPserver,thenclickOK.

222Windows2000IPAddressSetup

1. ClicktheStartbutton(itshouldbelocatedatthelowerleftcornerofyour
screen),thenclickControlPanel.DoubleclicktheNetworkandDialup
Connectionsicon,andthendoubleclickLocalAreaConnection.Whenthe
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LocalAreaConnectionPropertieswindowappears,selectInternetProtocol
(TCP/IP),andthenclickProperties.

2. SelectObtainanIPaddressautomaticallyandObtainDNSserveraddress
automatically,thenclickOK.

223WindowsXPIPAddressSetup

1. ClicktheStartbutton(itshouldbelocatedatthelowerleftcornerofyour
screen),thenclickControlPanel.DoubleclicktheNetworkandInternet
Connectionsicon,clickNetworkConnections,thendoubleclickLocalArea
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Connection.WhentheLocalAreaConnectionPropertieswindowappears,click
Properties.

2. SelectObtainanIPaddressautomaticallyandObtainDNSserveraddress
automatically,thenclickOK.

224WindowsVistaIPAddressSetup

1. ClicktheStartbutton(itshouldbelocatedatthelowerleftcornerofyour
screen),thenclickControlPanel.ClickViewNetworkStatusandTasks,and
thenclickManageNetworkConnections.RightclickLocalAreaNetwork,then
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selectProperties.WhentheLocalAreaConnectionPropertieswindowappears,
selectInternetProtocolVersion4(TCP/IPv4)andthenclickProperties.

2. SelectObtainanIPaddressautomaticallyandObtainDNSserveraddress
automatically,thenclickOK.

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23ConnectingtoBroadbandRouterviaWebBrowser

Youcanaccessthebroadbandrouterswebbasedconfigurationinterfaceviaany
connectedcomputerwithawebbrowser(InternetExplorer5.xorabove,Firefox,Opera,or
Safari).

1. Pleaseinput192.168.2.1inthewebbrowsersaddressbarandpressEnter.

2. Youshouldseethefollowingauthenticationwindow:

NOTE:Ifyoucannotaccessthebroadbandrouterswebbasedconfiguration
interface,theIPaddressyouhaveinputtedmaybeincorrect.Ifyouhavepreviously
changedtheroutersIPaddress,pleaseinputtheoneyouhavedesignated.

3. PleaseinputadminintheUsernamefieldand1234inthePasswordfield.
ClicktheOKbuttontoenterthewebconfigurationinterface.

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4. ThefirstpageyouseeafterlogginginisHome.Youcanseeallthecurrent
settingsandothersysteminformationhere.

System

Model

Displaysthisbroadbandroutersmodelname(usefulwhen
youneedtechnicalservice)
UpTime
Displaystheamountoftimethisrouterhasbeenswitchedon
HardwareVersion Displaysthisbroadbandroutershardwareversion(useful
whenyouneedtechnicalservice)
BootCode
Displaysthisbroadbandroutersbootcodeversion(useful
Version
whenyouneedtechnicalservice)
RuntimeCode
Displaysthisbroadbandroutersruntimecodeversion(useful
Version
whenyouneedtechnicalservice)

InternetConnection

IPAddressMode
IPAddress
SubnetMask
DefaultGateway
MACAddress
PrimaryDNS
SecondaryDNS

DisplayshowthisbroadbandroutercurrentlyobtainsIP
addresses
DisplaystheIPaddressoftheWANconnection
DisplaysthesubnetmaskoftheWANconnection
DisplaystheIPaddressoftheWANconnectionsdefault
gateway
DisplaysthephysicaladdressoftheWANport
DisplaystheIPaddressofthefirstDNSserver
DisplaystheIPaddressofthesecond(backup)DNSserver

WirelessConfiguration

Mode
Displaystheoperationmodeofthewirelessaccesspoint
ESSID
Displaysthenameoftheaccesspoint
ChannelNumber Displaysthechannelnumberofthewirelessnetwork
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Security

Displaysthesecurityauthenticationmodeoftheaccesspoint

LANConnection

IPAddress
DisplaystheIPaddressoftheLANconnection
SubnetMask
DisplaysthesubnetmaskoftheLANconnection
DHCPServer
DisplaysthestatusoftheinternalDHCPserver
MACAddress
DisplaysthephysicaladdressoftheLANport

TheSSID,theuptime,theIPaddressoftheLANconnection,andtheruntimecodeisalways
displayedonthetopofthewebpage.

IfthisroutersDHCPserverfunctionisenabled,pleasefollowthefollowinginstructionsto
findthisroutersIPaddress:

1. ClicktheStartbutton,thenclickRun.

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2. Inputcmd,andthenclickOK.

3. Inputipconfig,thenpressEnter.UsetheIPaddressfollowingDefault
Gatewaytoaccessthisrouterswebbasedconfigurationinterface.Pleasenote
thattheIPaddressyoufindmaybedifferentfromthisillustratedexample.

NOTE:IfthereisnoIPaddressfollowingDefaultGateway,oriftheaddress
followingIPAddressbeginswith169,pleasetrythefollowingprocedures:

z Recheckthecableconnectionbetweenthecomputerandtherouter.
z Gotothebeginningofthischapterandrecheckeverystepofthesetup
procedure.
z Ifbothoftheabovefails,resetthebroadbandrouter.

24UsingiQSetup

ThisbroadbandroutersiQSetupfeatureallowsyoutosetupbasicparametersinafew
simplesteps.

1. ClickQuickSetupafterloggingin.
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2. Thefollowingwillappear.

3. ClickPerformiQSetupanditwillstartdetectingyourInternetservicetype.

Note:YourcomputeroriPhonecanalsouseiQSetupwithaWiFiconnection.Please
makesureyouhaveconnectedtothecorrectWiFinetwork.TheroutersdefaultSSID
isEdimax.

DynamicIP

IfyourInternetconnectiontypeisdynamicIP,youwillseethefollowing:

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Note:Forsecurityreasons,Edimaxsuggeststhatyousetupthewirelesssecurity.

IfyouclickYes(recommended),youwillbeaskedtoenteranSSIDandapassword(at
least8digits).

Note:PleaserememberyourpasswordoryouwillnotbeabletousetheWiFi
connection.

PPPoE

IfyourInternetconnectiontypeisPPPoE,youwillseethefollowing:

PleaseentertheusernameandpasswordprovidedbyyourISP(usernamesandpasswords
arecasesensitive).ClickNextandthefollowingwillappear:

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Note:Forsecurityreasons,Edimaxsuggeststhatyousetupthewirelesssecurity.

IfyouclickSetupwirelesssecurity(recommended),youwillbeaskedtoenteranSSID
andapassword(atleast8digits).

Note:PleaserememberyourpasswordoryouwillnotbeabletousetheWiFi
connection.

IfyourPPPoEconnectionisinvalid,youwillseethefollowing:

ClickTryitagainandthewizardwilltrytoconnecttotheInternetagainwiththecurrent
information.ClickingReenterwilltakeyoutothepreviouspageandletyouenterthe
usernameandpasswordagain.

Ifyourconnectiontypeisnoneoftheaboveoriftheautodetectionhasfailed,youwillsee
thefollowingpage.Pleaseselectyourconnectiontypeandentertheinformation
accordingly.

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CHAPTERIII:GENERALSETUP

YoucanperformadvancedconfigurationofthisbroadbandrouterinGeneralSetup.

1. ClickGeneralSetupafterloggingin.

2. AllavailablesetupitemswillappearundertheGeneralSetuptab.

3. Refertothefollowinglistforfurtherinstructions:

z
z
z
z
z
z
z
z

System
WAN
LAN
Wireless
AdvanceSettings
NAT
Firewall
ParentalControl

(Seesection31)
(Seesection32)
(Seesection33)
(Seesection34)
(Seesection35)
(Seesection36)
(Seesection37)
(Seesection38)

31System

YoucansetupbasicsystemsettingsunderSystem.

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Youcanconfigureyourtimezone,password,andremotemanagementsettingshere.After
youhavecompletedtheconfigurations,clickApplytosavethechanges.

311TimeZone

Youcanconfigurethetimezonesettingshere.

ItemName
SetTimeZone

TimeServer
Address

DaylightSaving

Description
Pleaseselectthetimezoneofyourcountryorregion.Ifyou
cannotfindyourcountry/region,pleaseselectanother
country/regionwhosetimezoneisthesameasyours.
ThisroutersupportsNTP(NetworkTimeProtocol)for
automatictimeanddatesetup.InputthehostnameorIP
addressoftheNTPserverhere.Ifyoudonotknowthehost
name,pleaseaskthenetworkadministratororuse
pool.ntp.org.
Ifyourcountry/regionusesdaylightsavingtime,pleasecheck
theEnableFunctionbox,andselectthestartandenddate.

ClickApplytosavethechanges.AfteryouhaveclickedApply,youwillseethefollowing
message:
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ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

312PasswordSettings

Youcanchangetheroutersdefaultloginpassword(1234)here.Itisadvisedtodosoto
preventothersfromloggingintoyourrouterwithoutpermission.

ItemName
CurrentPassword
NewPassword
ConfirmPassword

Description
Inputthecurrentpasswordhere.Thedefaultvalueis
1234.
Inputyournewpasswordhere.
Inputyournewpasswordagainforconfirmation.

ClickApplytosavethechanges.AfteryouhaveclickedApply,youwillseethefollowing
message:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

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313RemoteManagement

SettinguptheRemoteManagementfunctionallowsyoutomanagethisbroadband
routerfromoutsideyourlocalareanetwork(fromtheInternet).

ItemName
HostAddress
Port

Enabled

Description
AssignanIPaddresswithwhichtoaccessthisrouter
remotely.
Assignaportnumberwithwhichtoaccessthisrouter
remotely.Thedefaultvalueis8080.Youcanuse
anyintegerbetween1and65534.
CheckthisboxtoenabletheRemoteManagement
function.

ClickApplytosavethechanges.AfteryouhaveclickedApply,youwillseethefollowing
message:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

32WAN

YoucansetupyourInternetorWAN(WideAreaNetwork)connectionunderWAN.

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Selectaconnectiontypeandproceedwiththesetup;thenclickApplytosavethe
changes.Ifyouarenotsurewhichconnectiontypeyoushoulduse,pleasecontactyour
Internetserviceproviderforhelp.

321DynamicIP

IfyourInternetserviceproviderassignsIPaddressestoyouautomaticallythroughDHCP
(DynamicHostConfigurationProtocol),selectDynamicIP.

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ItemName
HostName
MACAddress

DNSAddress
DNSAddress1
and2
TTL

Description
Inputthehostnameofyourcomputerhere.Thisisoptional
andonlyrequiredifyourISPasksyoutodoso.
IfyourISPonlypermitscomputerswithcertainMAC
addressestoaccesstheInternet,inputyourcomputersMAC
addresshere.PressCloneMacaddresstofilltheMAC
addressfieldwithyourcomputersMACaddress
automatically.
SelectUsethefollowingIPaddressifyourISPrequiresthat
youdoso.
EntertheprimaryandsecondaryDNSaddressesassignedby
yourISPhere.
EnabletheTTLfunctionifyourISPrequiresyoutodoso.

ClickApplytosavethechanges.AfteryouhaveclickedApply,youwillseethefollowing
message:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

322StaticIP

IfyourISPisprovidingyouInternetaccessviaafixedIPaddress,selectStaticIP.Generally,
yourISPwillprovideyouwithsuchinformationasIPaddress,subnetmask,gateway
address,andDNSaddress.
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ItemName
FixedIPAddress
SubnetMask
DNSAddress1
and2
DefaultGateway
TTL

Description
InputtheIPaddressassignedbyyourISPhere.
InputthesubnetmaskassignedbyyourISPhere.
EntertheprimaryandsecondaryDNSaddressesassignedby
yourISPhere.
InputthedefaultgatewayassignedbyyourISPhere.Some
ISPsmaycallthisDefaultRoute.
EnabletheTTLfunctionifyourISPrequiresyoutodoso.

NOTE:YoumustusetheaddressesprovidedbyyourISP.Inputtingincorrectvalues
willcausemalfunction.

ClickApplytosavethechanges.AfteryouhaveclickedApply,youwillseethefollowing
message:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

323PPPoE

IfyourISPisprovidingyouInternetaccessviaPPPoE(PointtoPointProtocoloverEthernet),
selectPPPoE.

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ItemName
UserName
Password
MACAddress

DNSAddress
DNSAddress1
and2
TTL
ServiceName
MTU
ConnectionType

Description
InputtheusernameassignedbyyourISPhere.
InputthepasswordassignedbyyourISPhere.
IfyourISPonlypermitscomputerswithcertainMAC
addressestoaccesstheInternet,inputyourcomputersMAC
addresshere.PressCloneMacaddresstofilltheMAC
addressfieldwithyourcomputersMACaddress
automatically.
SelectUsethefollowingIPaddressifyourISPrequiresthat
youdoso.
EntertheprimaryandsecondaryDNSaddressesassignedby
yourISPhere.
EnabletheTTLfunctionifyourISPrequiresyoutodoso.
GivethisInternetserviceaname(optional).
InputtheMTUvalueofyournetworkconnectionhere.Ifyou
donotknow,usethedefaultvalue.
Pleasespecifyaconnectiontypehere.Thereare3options:

1. ContinuouskeepstheInternetconnectionaliveallthe
time.
2. ConnectonDemandonlyconnectstotheInternetwhen
youinitiateInternetconnection.
3. ManualconnectstotheInternetonlywhenthe
Connectbuttononthispageisclicked,anddisconnects
whentheDisconnectbuttonisclicked.
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IdleTimeOut

Specifytheamountoftimetherouterwaitsbeforeshutting
downanidleconnection.Thisoptionisonlyavailablewhen
ConnectonDemandisselected.
EnableDualWAN ChecktheEnableDualWANAccessboxifyourISPrequires
Access
youtodoso.

ClickApplytosavethechanges.AfteryouhaveclickedApply,youwillseethefollowing
message:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

324PPTP

SelectPPTPifyourISPisprovidingyouInternetaccessviaPPTP(PointtoPointTunneling
Protocol).

IfyourISPisprovidingyoudynamicIPaddresses,selectObtainanIPaddress
automatically.IfyourISPisprovidingyouastaticIPaddress,selectUsethefollowingIP
address.

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ItemName
HostName

Description
Inputthehostnameofyourcomputerhere.Thisisoptional
andonlyrequiredifyourISPasksyoutodoso.
MACAddress
IfyourISPonlypermitscomputerswithcertainMAC
addressestoaccesstheInternet,inputyourcomputersMAC
addresshere.PressCloneMacaddresstofilltheMAC
addressfieldwithyourcomputersMACaddress
automatically.
IPAddress
InputtheIPaddressassignedbyyourISPhere.
SubnetMask
InputthesubnetmaskassignedbyyourISPhere.
DefaultGateway InputthedefaultgatewayassignedbyyourISPhere.Some
ISPsmaycallthisDefaultRoute.
MACAddress
IfyourISPonlypermitscomputerswithcertainMAC
addressestoaccesstheInternet,inputyourcomputersMAC
addresshere.PressCloneMacaddresstofilltheMAC
addressfieldwithyourcomputersMACaddress
automatically.
DNSAddress
SelectUsethefollowingIPaddressifyourISPrequiresthat
youdoso.
DNSAddress1
EntertheprimaryandsecondaryDNSaddressesassignedby
and2
yourISPhere.
EnableDualWAN ChecktheEnableDualWANAccessboxifyourISPrequires
Access
youtodoso.

NOTE:ThesesettingsmustbeconfiguredaccordingtoyourInternetservice.Please
contactyourInternetserviceproviderifyouarenotsurewhattoselect.

ConfigurethePPTPSettingssection.

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ItemName
UserID
Password
PPTPGateway
ConnectionID
MTU
BEZEQISRAEL
ConnectionType

IdleTimeOut

Description
InputtheusernameassignedbyyourISPhere.
InputthepasswordassignedbyyourISPhere.
InputthePPTPgatewayassignedbyyourISPhere.
Givethisconnectionaname(optional).
InputtheMTUvalueofyournetworkconnectionhere.Ifyou
donotknow,usethedefaultvalue.
ChecktheEnableboxifyouareinIsraelandusingBEZEQ
networkservices.
Pleasespecifyaconnectiontypehere.Thereare3options:

1. ContinuouskeepstheInternetconnectionaliveallthe
time.
2. ConnectonDemandonlyconnectstotheInternetwhen
youinitiateInternetconnection.
3. ManualconnectstotheInternetonlywhenthe
Connectbuttononthispageisclicked,anddisconnects
whentheDisconnectbuttonisclicked.
Specifytheamountoftimetherouterwaitsbeforeshutting
downanidleconnection.Thisoptionisonlyavailablewhen
ConnectonDemandisselected.

ClickApplytosavethechanges.AfteryouhaveclickedApply,youwillseethefollowing
message:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

325L2TP

SelectL2TPifyourISPisprovidingyouInternetaccessviaL2TP(Layer2Tunneling
Protocol).

IfyourISPisprovidingyoudynamicIPaddresses,selectObtainanIPaddress
automatically.IfyourISPisprovidingyouastaticIPaddress,selectUsethefollowingIP
address.
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ItemName
HostName

Description
Inputthehostnameofyourcomputerhere.Thisisoptional
andonlyrequiredifyourISPasksyoutodoso.
MACAddress
IfyourISPonlypermitscomputerswithcertainMAC
addressestoaccesstheInternet,inputyourcomputersMAC
addresshere.PressCloneMacaddresstofilltheMAC
addressfieldwithyourcomputersMACaddress
automatically.
IPAddress
InputtheIPaddressassignedbyyourISPhere.
SubnetMask
InputthesubnetmaskassignedbyyourISPhere.
DefaultGateway InputthedefaultgatewayassignedbyyourISPhere.Some
ISPsmaycallthisDefaultRoute.
DNSAddress
SelectUsethefollowingIPaddressifyourISPrequiresthat
youdoso.
DNSAddress1
EntertheprimaryandsecondaryDNSaddressesassignedby
and2
yourISPhere.
EnableDualWAN ChecktheEnableDualWANAccessboxifyourISPrequires
Access
youtodoso.

NOTE:ThesesettingsmustbeconfiguredaccordingtoyourInternetservice.Please
contactyourInternetserviceproviderifyouarenotsurewhattoselect.

ConfiguretheL2TPSettingssection.

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ItemName
UserID
Password
L2TPGateway
MTU
ConnectionType

IdleTimeOut

Description
InputtheusernameassignedbyyourISPhere.
InputthepasswordassignedbyyourISPhere.
InputtheL2TPgatewayassignedbyyourISPhere.
InputtheMTUvalueofyournetworkconnectionhere.Ifyou
donotknow,usethedefaultvalue.
Pleasespecifyaconnectiontypehere.Thereare3options:

1. ContinuouskeepstheInternetconnectionaliveallthe
time.
2. ConnectonDemandonlyconnectstotheInternetwhen
youinitiateInternetconnection.
3. ManualconnectstotheInternetonlywhenthe
Connectbuttononthispageisclicked,anddisconnects
whentheDisconnectbuttonisclicked.
Specifytheamountoftimetherouterwaitsbeforeshutting
downanidleconnection.Thisoptionisonlyavailablewhen
ConnectonDemandisselected.

ClickApplytosavethechanges.AfteryouhaveclickedApply,youwillseethefollowing
message:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

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326WISP

IfyourInternetserviceproviderisprovidingyouInternetservicewirelessly,selectWISP.

ItemName
WISP
ESSID
WirelessBand
ChannelNumber
SiteSurvey

SecuritySettings

Description
EnableordisabletheWISPfunction.
InputthenameofyourInternetserviceproviders
wirelessaccesspointhere.
Setthewirelessfrequencyrangeinaccordancewith
yourInternetserviceprovidersrequirements.
Selectthechannelnumberthatcorrespondstothatof
yourInternetserviceproviderswirelessaccesspoint.
ClickSelectSiteSurveyandapopupwindowwill
appear.Allreachablewirelessaccesspointswillbe
showninthewindow.Selectawirelessaccesspoint
fromthelist,andclickDonetoestablisha
connection.ClickingRefreshwillrenewthelist.
Configurethesecuritysettingsinaccordancetoyour
Internetserviceprovidersrequirements.

ClickApplytosavethechanges.AfteryouhaveclickedApply,youwillseethefollowing
message:

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ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

33LAN

YoucanconfigureyourlocalareanetworkunderLAN.

Refertothefollowinglistforfurtherinstructions:

z LANIP (Seesection331)
z DHCPServer (Seesection332)
z StaticDHCPLeases (Seesection333)

331LANIP

YoucanassigntheLANinterfacesIPaddressunderLANIP.

ItemName
IPAddress
SubnetMask
802.1dSpanningTree
DHCPServer
LeaseTime

Description
AssigntheLANinterfacesIPaddresshere.
Pleaseinputasubnetmaskvalueforthisnetwork.
Ifyouwishtoactivatethe802.1dspanningtree
function,selectEnabled.
IfyouwishtoactivatetheDHCPserverfunction,
selectEnabled.
SelectaleasetimefortheDHCPleaseshere.The
DHCPclientwillbeforcedtoobtainanewIPaddress
aftertheperiodexpires.

YoucanselectForeverifyouareusingthis
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broadbandrouterwithlessthan30computers.

Ifyouarenotsurewhattofill,herearesomerecommendedvalues:

z IPAddress:192.168.1.254
z SubnetMask:255.255.255.0
z 802.1dSpanningTree:Disabled
z DHCPServer:Enabled
z LeaseTime:TwoWeeksorForever

332DHCPServer

YoucansettherangeofIPaddressleasesunderDHCPServer.

ItemName
StartIP
EndIP
DomainName
DefaultGatewayAddress

Description
EnterthestartIPaddressfortheDHCPserversIP
assignment.
EntertheendIPaddressfortheDHCPserversIP
assignment.
Youcaninputadomainnameforyournetwork
(optional).
Youcanassignadefaultgatewayhere(optional).

Ifyouarenotsurewhattofill,herearesomerecommendedvalues:

z StartIP:192.168.1.1
z EndIP:192.168.1.200
z DomainName:(blank)
z DefaultGatewayAddress:(blank)

333StaticDHCPLeases

YoucansettheroutertoassignastaticIPaddresstospecifiedcomputers/devicesunder
StaticDHCPLeases.

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ItemName
EnableStaticDHCP
Leases
MACAddress
IPAddress
Add

Clear

Description
Checkthisboxtoenablethefunction.
InputthespecifiedcomputersMACaddresshere.
AssignafixedIPaddressforthespecifiedcomputer
here.
AfteryouhaveenteredtheMACaddressandtheIP
address,clickAddtoaddtheinformationtothe
StaticDHCPLeasesTable.
ClickCleartocleartheMACaddressandIP
addressfields.

Alltheassignedentrieswillbelistedasfollows:

ClickApplytosavethechanges.AfteryouhaveclickedApply,youwillseethefollowing
message:

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ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

34Wireless

Youcansetupthe2.4GHzwirelessLANconnectionunderWireless.

341WirelessSettings

Basic2.4GHzwirelesssettingscanbeconfiguredhere.

Thisroutercanoperatein6differentmodes:

z AP:Wirelessaccesspoint
z StationInfrastructure:Actsasawirelesscommunicationclientandwired
connectionserver
z APBridgePointtoPoint:Connectsthisrouterwithanotherbroadbandrouter
z APBridgePointtoMultiPoint:Connectsthisrouterwithupto4other
broadbandrouters
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z APBridgeWDS:Connectsthisrouterwithupto4WDScapablebroadband
routers
z UniversalRepeater:Repeatsanotherwirelessaccesspointssignaltoextendits
wirelesssignalcoverage

3411APMode

ThefollowingsettingswillappearinAPmode:

ItemName
Band

ESSID

ChannelNumber

Description
Selectfromoneofthefollowingoptions:

2.4GHz(B):Allows802.11bwirelessnetworkclients
toconnecttothisrouter.

2.4GHz(N):Allows802.11nwirelessnetworkclients
toconnecttothisrouter.

2.4GHz(B+G):Allows802.11band802.11gwireless
networkclientstoconnecttothisrouter.

2.4GHz(G):Allows802.11gwirelessnetworkclients
toconnecttothisrouter.

2.4GHz(B+G+N):Allows802.11b,802.11g,and
802.11nwirelessclientstoconnecttothisrouter
(recommended).
Thisisthenameofyourrouter.Youcantypeany
alphanumericalcharacterhere(maximum32
characters).
Selectachannelfromthedropdownmenu.Youcan
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AssociatedClients

WirelessModule

selectthechannelofyourpreference(1to13).
ClickShowActiveClientsforthelistofall
connectedwirelessclients.ClickRefreshinthe
newwindowtorenewthelist,andclickCloseto
closethewindow.

Note:Ifyouhaveapopupblockerinstalled,you
mayhavetodisableit,orsetittoallowthepopup
windowtoshowup.
SelectEnabletoturnonthe2.4GHzwireless
signalandselectDisabletoturnitoff.

ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

3412StationInfrastructure

InStationInfrastructuremode,therouteractsasawirelesscommunicationclientand
provideswiredcommunicationforotherwireddevices.Thefollowingsettingswillappearin
StationInfrastructuremode:

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ItemName
Band

ESSID

SiteSurvey

WirelessModule

Description
Selectfromoneofthefollowingoptions:

2.4GHz(B):Allowsthisroutertoconnectto802.11b
wirelessnetworkservers(maximumtransferrate
11Mbps).

2.4GHz(N):Allowsthisroutertoconnectto802.11n
wirelessnetworkservers(maximumtransferrate
150Mbps).

2.4GHz(B+G):Allowsthisroutertoconnectto
802.11band802.11gwirelessnetworkservers
(maximumtransferrate11Mbpsfor802.11bclients
and54Mbpsfor802.11gclients).

2.4GHz(G):Allowsthisroutertoconnectto802.11g
wirelessnetworkservers(maximumtransferrate
54Mbps).

2.4GHz(B+G+N):Allowsthisroutertoconnectto
802.11b,802.11g,and802.11nwirelessservers
(recommended).
Thisisthenameofyourrouter.Youcantypeany
alphanumericalcharacterhere(maximum32
characters).
ClickSelectSiteSurveyandapopupwindowwill
appear.Allreachablewirelessaccesspointswillbe
showninthewindow.Selectawirelessaccesspoint
fromthelist,andclickDonetoestablisha
connection.ClickingRefreshwillrenewthelist.
SelectEnabletoturnonthe2.4GHzwireless
signalandselectDisabletoturnitoff.

ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

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ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

3413APBridgePointtoPoint

APBridgePointtoPointmodeconnectsthisroutertoanotherrouterandallowsallthe
computersconnectedtotheLANportsofbothrouterstocommunicatewitheachother.

Pleasenotethatwhenyouselectthismode,thisbroadbandrouterwillactasawireless
bridgeonly.Itwillnotacceptotherwirelessclients.Ifyouwishtousethisfunctionwitha
wirelessaccesspointthatsupportsWDS,pleaseselectAPBridgeWDSmode.

ItemName
Band

Description
Selectfromoneofthefollowingoptions:

2.4GHz(B):Allows802.11bwirelessnetworkclients
toconnecttothisrouter.

2.4GHz(N):Allows802.11nwirelessnetworkclients
toconnecttothisrouter.

2.4GHz(B+G):Allows802.11band802.11gwireless
networkclientstoconnecttothisrouter.

2.4GHz(G):Allows802.11gwirelessnetworkclients
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ChannelNumber
MACAddress1
WirelessModule

toconnecttothisrouter.

2.4GHz(B+G+N):Allows802.11b,802.11g,and
802.11nwirelessclientstoconnecttothisrouter
(recommended).
Selectachannelfromthedropdownmenu.Both
accesspointsmustusethesamechannel(1to13).
InputtheMACaddressofthewirelessaccesspoint
withwhichyouwishtoconnect.
SelectEnabletoturnonthe2.4GHzwireless
signalandselectDisabletoturnitoff.

ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

3414APBridgePointtoMultiPoint

APBridgePointtoMultiPointmodeconnectsthisroutertoupto4otherroutersand
allowsthecomputersconnectedtotheLANportsofeveryroutertocommunicatewith
eachother.

Pleasenotethatwhenyouselectthismode,thisbroadbandrouterwillactasawireless
bridgeonly.Itwillnotacceptotherwirelessclients.Ifyouwishtousethisfunctionwitha
wirelessaccesspointthatsupportsWDS,pleaseselectAPBridgeWDSmode.

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ItemName
Band

ChannelNumber
MACAddress1to4
WirelessModule

Description
Selectfromoneofthefollowingoptions:

2.4GHz(B):Allows802.11bwirelessnetworkclients
toconnecttothisrouter.

2.4GHz(N):Allows802.11nwirelessnetworkclients
toconnecttothisrouter.

2.4GHz(B+G):Allows802.11band802.11gwireless
networkclientstoconnecttothisrouter.

2.4GHz(G):Allows802.11gwirelessnetworkclients
toconnecttothisrouter.

2.4GHz(B+G+N):Allows802.11b,802.11g,and
802.11nwirelessclientstoconnecttothisrouter
(recommended).
Selectachannelfromthedropdownmenu.Allaccess
pointsmustusethesamechannel(1to13).
InputtheMACaddressesofthewirelessaccesspoints
withwhichyouwishtoconnect.
SelectEnabletoturnonthe2.4GHzwireless
signalandselectDisabletoturnitoff.

ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

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ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

3415APBridgeWDS

InAPBridgeWDSmode,thisbroadbandrouteractsasbothawirelesscommunication
bridgeandawirelessaccesspoint.Thisroutercanconnecttoupto4WDScompatible
wirelessaccesspointsandallowsthecomputersconnectedeveryAPtocommunicatewith
eachother.

ItemName
Band

Description
Selectfromoneofthefollowingoptions:

2.4GHz(B):Allows802.11bwirelessnetworkclients
toconnecttothisrouter.

2.4GHz(N):Allows802.11nwirelessnetworkclients
toconnecttothisrouter.

2.4GHz(B+G):Allows802.11band802.11gwireless
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ESSID

ChannelNumber
AssociatedClients

MACaddress1to4
WirelessModule

networkclientstoconnecttothisrouter.

2.4GHz(G):Allows802.11gwirelessnetworkclients
toconnecttothisrouter.

2.4GHz(B+G+N):Allows802.11b,802.11g,and
802.11nwirelessclientstoconnecttothisrouter
(recommended).
Thisisthenameofyourrouter.Youcantypeany
alphanumericalcharacterhere(maximum32
characters).
Selectachannelfromthedropdownmenu.Allaccess
pointsmustusethesamechannel(1to13).
ClickShowActiveClientsforthelistofall
connectedwirelessclients.ClickRefreshinthe
newwindowtorenewthelist,andclickCloseto
closethewindow.

Note:Ifyouhaveapopupblockerinstalled,you
mayhavetodisableit,orsetittoallowthepopup
windowtoshowup.
InputtheMACaddressesofthewirelessaccesspoints
withwhichyouwishtoconnect.
SelectEnabletoturnonthe2.4GHzwireless
signalandselectDisabletoturnitoff.

ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

3416UniversalRepeater

InUniversalRepeatermode,thisbroadbandrouteractsasawirelesssignalrepeaterto
extendthewirelesscoverageofthespecifiedwirelessaccesspoint.
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ItemName
Band

ESSID

ChannelNumber
AssociatedClients

Description
Selectfromoneofthefollowingoptions:

2.4GHz(B):Allows802.11bwirelessnetworkclients
toconnecttothisrouter.

2.4GHz(N):Allows802.11nwirelessnetworkclients
toconnecttothisrouter.

2.4GHz(B+G):Allows802.11band802.11gwireless
networkclientstoconnecttothisrouter.

2.4GHz(G):Allows802.11gwirelessnetworkclients
toconnecttothisrouter.

2.4GHz(B+G+N):Allows802.11b,802.11g,and
802.11nwirelessclientstoconnecttothisrouter
(recommended).
Thisisthenameofyourrouter.Youcantypeany
alphanumericalcharacterhere(maximum32
characters).
Selectachannelfromthedropdownmenu.Allaccess
pointsmustusethesamechannel(1to13).
ClickShowActiveClientsforthelistofall
connectedwirelessclients.ClickRefreshinthe
newwindowtorenewthelist,andclickCloseto
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RootAPSSID
SiteSurvey

WirelessModule

closethewindow.

Note:Ifyouhaveapopupblockerinstalled,you
mayhavetodisableit,orsetittoallowthepopup
windowtoshowup.
InputtheSSIDofthewirelessaccesspointwith
whichyouwishtoconnect.
ClickSelectSiteSurveyandapopupwindowwill
appear.Allreachablewirelessaccesspointswillbe
showninthewindow.Selectawirelessaccesspoint
fromthelist,andclickDonetoestablisha
connection.ClickingRefreshwillrenewthelist.
SelectEnabletoturnonthe2.4GHzwireless
signalandselectDisabletoturnitoff.

ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

342SecuritySettings

Advancedsecuritysettingsareavailableincertainmodestoenhanceconnectionsecurity.

3421Disabled

Connectionencryptionisdisabledunderthismode(notrecommended).

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3422WEP

SelectingWEPenablesWEP(WiredEquivalentPrivacy)encryption.

ItemName
KeyLength
KeyFormat

EncryptionKey

Enable802.1x
Authentication
RADIUSServerIPaddress
RADIUSServerPort
RADIUSServerPassword

Description
Twotypesofkeylengthsareavailable:64bitand
128bit.
Twotypesofkeyformatsareavailable:ASCIIandHex.
Thenumberofcharactersyourencryptionkeycan
usewillbeshownhere.
Inputanencryptionkeyhere.InASCIImode,you
canuseanyalphanumericalcharacter(09,az,and
AZ).InHexmode,youcanuse09,af,andAF.
Checkthisboxtoenablethe802.1xauthentication
function.YouneedaRADIUSservertoperform802.1x
authentication.
InputtheRADIUSserversIPaddresshere.
InputtheRADIUSserverporthere.Generally,itis
1812.
InputthepasswordoftheRADIUSserverhere.

ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

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ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

3423WPAPreSharedKey

WPA(WiFiProtectedAccess)isasaferencryptionmodethanWEP(recommended).

ItemName
Description
WPAUnicastCipherSuite PleaseselectaWPAciphersuitesupportedbyyour
wirelessclient.AvailableoptionsareWPA(TKIP),
WPA2(AES),andWPA2Mixed.
PreSharedKeyFormat
Selectapresharedkeyformathere.Passphrase
allowsyoutouse8ormorealphanumerical
characters(upto63).Hexallowsyoutouseupto
64characterswithintherangesof09,af,andAF.
PresharedKey
InputtheWPAkeyhere.

ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

3424WPARADIUS

IfyouhaveaRADIUSserveronyourlocalnetwork,youcanauthenticatewirelessclientsvia
theRADIUSserversuserdatabase.
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ItemName
Description
WPAUnicastCipherSuite PleaseselectaWPAciphersuitesupportedbyyour
wirelessclient.AvailableoptionsareWPA(TKIP),
WPA2(AES),andWPA2Mixed.
RADIUSServerIPaddress InputtheRADIUSserversIPaddresshere.
RADIUSServerPort
InputtheRADIUSserverporthere.Generally,itis
1812.
RADIUSServerPassword InputthepasswordoftheRADIUSserverhere.

ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

343MACAddressFiltering

Thisfunctionwillhelpyoupreventunauthorizedusersfromconnectingtoyourwireless
router.OnlythosewirelessdeviceswhoseMACaddressmatchestheonesyouhave
assignedherecangainaccesstoyourwirelessrouter.Upto20MACaddressescanbe
assigned.

ToenableMACaddressfiltering,checktheEnableWirelessAccessControlbox.

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ItemName
MACAddress
Comment
Add
Clear

Description
InputtheMACaddressyouwishtoaddhere.
Youcaninputupto16alphanumericalcharacters
describingtheMACaddresshere(optional).
ClickAddtoaddtheMACaddressandassociated
commenttotheMACaddresslist.
ClickCleartoremoveeverythingintheMAC
addressandcommentfields.

AllMACaddressentrieswillbelistedinthefollowingtable:

Todeleteoneormoreentries,pleasechecktheboxofthecorrespondingentry(under
Select),andclickDeleteSelected.Ifyouwishtodeletealltheentries,clickDeleteAll.

ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.
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344WPS(WiFiProtectedSetup)Settings

WPS(WiFiProtectedSetup)isaconvenientwaytoestablishasecureconnectionbetween
thisbroadbandrouterandWPScompatiblewirelessclients.

ItemName
EnableWPS
WPSStatus
SelfPINCode
SSID
AuthenticationMode

Description
CheckthisboxtoenabletheWPSfunction.
ThestatusoftheWPSconfigurationisdisplayedhere.
ThisroutersWPSPINcodeisdisplayedhere.
ThisroutersSSIDisdisplayedhere.
Thisrouterswirelesssecurityauthenticationmodeis
displayedhere.
PassphraseKey
TheWPApassphrasekeyisdisplayedasasteriskhere.
ConfigMode
SelectthisroutersWPSconfigurationrolehere.

Registrar:ThisbroadbandrouterwillactastheWPS
registrarandwaitforthewirelessclientsWPS
configurationrequest.

Enrollee:ThisbroadbandrouterwillactastheWPS
enrolleeandsendWPSconfigurationrequeststo
otherWPSregistrars.
ConfigureviaPushButton ClickStartPBCtostartpushbuttonWPS
configuration.YoucanalsousetheWPS/Reset
buttonlocatedatthebackofthisrouter.
ConfigureviaClientPIN
InputtheWPSenabledwirelessclientsPINcodeand
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Code

clickStartPINtoestablishaWPSconnection.

35AdvancedSettings

YoucanconfiguresuchadvancednetworkingfunctionslikeQoS,DDNS,portforwarding,
andDMZunderAdvancedSettings.

351QoS

QualityofService(QoS)isameansforcomputersonthenetworktoshareInternet
bandwidthwithguaranteedbandwidthqualityforeachdevice.WithoutQoS,alldeviceson
thenetworkwillcompeteforInternetbandwidth,soapplicationsthatrequirehigher
bandwidth(likevideostreamingandnetworktelephone)willsufferfromnetworklatency
issues.

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ItemName
EnableQoS
TotalDownload
Bandwidth
TotalUploadBandwidth

RuleName
Bandwidth

Description
CheckthisboxtoenabletheQoSfunction.
Youcansetalimittothetotaldownloadbandwidth
here.Todisabledownloadbandwidthlimitation,input
0here.
Youcansetalimittothetotaluploadbandwidthhere.
Todisableuploadbandwidthlimitation,input0
here.
InputanameforthisQoSruleforidentification
purposes.
SetthespeedlimitationforthisQoSrulehere:

LocalIPAddress

LocalPortRange

RemoteIPAddress

1. Selectthedirectionofdatatransferforthisrule
2. InputthemaximumdatarateforthisQoSrule
3. DefinethedataratevalueasGuarantee
(guaranteedbandwidth)orMax(maximum
bandwidthallowed)
SettheIPaddressrangethatwillbeaffectedbythis
QoSrule.IfonlyoneIPaddressisinvolved,inputthe
IPaddressintheleftfieldonly.
SettheportrangethatwillactivatethisQoSrule.If
onlyoneportisinvolved,inputasinglenumberhere
(1to65535).Ifmultipleportsareinvolved,inputthe
startingandendingportnumbersinxyformat(e.g.
1020).
SettheremoteIPaddressrangethatwillbeaffected
bythisQoSrule.IfonlyoneremoteIPaddressis
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RemotePortRange

TrafficType

Protocol
Add
Reset
Edit

DeleteSelected
DeleteAll
MoveUp
MoveDown

involved,inputtheIPaddressintheleftfieldonly.
SettheremoteportrangethatwillactivatethisQoS
rule.Ifonlyoneremoteportisinvolved,inputasingle
numberhere(1to65535).Ifmultipleremoteportsare
involved,inputthestartingandendingportnumbers
inxyformat(e.g.1020).
IfyouarecreatingaQoSruleforaspecifictypeof
traffic,youcandefineithere.Youdonotneedtofillin
anyportrangeinformation(above)forthistypeof
QoSrule.
Definetheprotocoltypehere(TCPorUDP).
ClicktheaddbuttontoaddnewQoSrulestothe
table.
ClickResettoeraseallthevaluesyouhavejust
entered.
SelectaruleintheQoStableandclickEdittomodify
thecontentsofaspecificrule.Onlyonerulecanbe
editedatatime.
Selecttherule(s)youwanttodeleteandclickDelete
Selectedtoperformthetask.
ClickDeleteAlltodeletealltheruleslistedinthe
QoStable.
TheMoveUpbuttonmovesaselectedruleupinthe
list,givingitahigherpriority.
TheMoveDownbuttonmovesaselectedruledown
inthelist,givingitalowerpriority.

ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

352DDNS

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DDNS(DynamicDNS)isanIPtohostnamemappingserviceforuserswhodonothavea
static(fixed)IPaddressandneedtoprovideservicestootherusersovertheInternet.

ThisroutersupportsthefollowingDDNSserviceproviders:

z DHS(http://www.dhs.org)
z Dyn(http://dyn.com)
z ODS(http://ods.org)
z TZO(http://www.tzo.com)
z GnuDIP(http://gnudip2.sourceforge.net)
z DyNS(http://www.dyns.cx)
z ZoneEdit(http://www.zoneedit.com)
z DHIS(http://www.dhis.org)
z CyberGate(http://cybergate.planex.co.jp/ddns)

PleasegotooneoftheDDNSserviceproviderswebsiteandgetaDDNSaccount.Afterthat,
youcanconfiguretheDDNSsettingshere:

ItemName
DynamicDNS
Provider
DomainName
Account/Email
Password/Key

Description
EnablesordisablestheDDNSfunction.
SelectyourDDNSserviceproviderhere.
Inputthedomainnameyouhaveobtainedfromthe
DDNSserviceprovider.
InputyourDDNSaccountoremailofregistration.
InputDDNSservicepassword.

ThefollowingarethesettingsforaDHISDDNSaccount:

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ItemName
HostID
ISAddr
AuthenticationType
HostPass

AuthP/AuthQ

Description
InputtheHostIDprovidedbyDHIShere.
InputtheISAddrprovidedbyDHIShere.
Selecttheauthenticationtypefromthedropdown
menu(passwordorQRC).
InputtheHostPassprovidedbyDHIShere.

(Thisfieldappearsonlywhentheauthenticationtype
isPassword).
InputtheAuthP/AuthQprovidedbyDHIShere.

(Thisfieldappearsonlywhentheauthenticationtype
isQRC).

ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

353PortForwarding

TheportforwardingfunctionallowsyoutoredirecttheportsofanInternetIPaddressto
correspondingportsofanIPaddressinthelocalnetwork.Theportnumber(s)ofthe
InternetIPaddressandthelocalIPaddressmustbeidentical.Ifnot,pleaseusethevirtual
serverfunction.

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ItemName
EnablePortForwarding
PrivateIP
ComputerName

Type
PortRange

Comment
Add
Reset

Description
Checkthisboxtoenabletheportforwardingfunction.
InputtheIPaddressofthecomputerinthelocal
networkthatprovidestheInternetservice.
Computernamesfoundinthelocalnetworkarelisted
here.Youcanselectacomputernameandclickthe
<<buttontoaddtheselectedcomputersIP
addresstothePrivateIPfield.
Selecttheconnectiontype(TCPorUDP)here.Ifyou
arenotsure,pleaseselectBoth.
Inputthestartingportnumberintheleftfieldandthe
endingportnumberintherightfield.Ifonlyoneport
numberistoberedirected,fillthatportnumberin
theleftfield.
YoucanaddanoptionalnoteintheCommentfield.
Upto16alphanumericalcharactersaresupported.
ClickAddtoaddthesettingstotheportforwarding
table.
ClickResettoclearallthesettings.

ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

354DMZ

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AddingadevicewithaprivateIPaddresstotheDMZ(demilitarizedzone)willmapthe
devicesprivateIPtoanInternetIP,souserswillbeabletoaccessthatdeviceoverthe
Internet.

ItemName
EnableDMZ
PublicIPAddress

ClientPCIPAddress
ComputerName

Add
Reset

Description
CheckthisboxtoenabletheDMZfunction.
IfyouselectDynamicIP,youneedtodesignatea
connectionsessionfromthedropdownmenu.Ifyou
selectStaticIP,pleaseinputtheInternetIPaddress
towhichyouwanttomaptheprivateIPaddress.
PleaseinputtheprivateIPaddressofthedeviceinthe
localnetworkhere.
Computernamesfoundinthelocalnetworkarelisted
here.Youcanselectacomputernameandclickthe
<<buttontoaddtheselectedcomputersprivateIP
addresstotheClientPCIPAddressfield.
ClickAddtoaddthesettingstotheDMZtable.
ClickResettoclearthesettings.

NOTE:EachpublicIPaddresscanbemappedtooneclientPCIPaddressonly.

AllDMZentriesaredisplayedinCurrentDMZTable:

ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

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ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

36NAT

ThisbroadbandroutersupportsfourtypesofNATfunctions.Seethefollowingfor
instructions.

361VirtualServer

ThisfunctionallowsyoutoredirectaportofanInternetIPaddresstoaspecifiedportofa
privateIPaddress,soyoucansetupanInternetserviceonthecomputerinthelocal
networkwithoutexposingittotheInternetdirectly.

ItemName
EnableVirtualServer
PrivateIP
ComputerName

PrivatePort
Type

Description
Checkthisboxtoenablethevirtualserverfunction.
PleaseinputtheprivateIPaddressofthedeviceinthe
localnetworkhere.
Computernamesfoundinthelocalnetworkarelisted
here.Youcanselectacomputernameandclickthe
<<buttontoaddtheselectedcomputersprivateIP
addresstothePrivateIPfield.
InputtheportnumberoftheprivateIPaddresshere.
Selecttheconnectiontype(TCPorUDP)here.Ifyou
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PublicPort
Comment
Add
Reset

arenotsure,pleaseselectBoth.
InputtheportnumberoftheInternetIPaddresshere.
YoucanaddanoptionalnoteintheCommentfield.
Upto16alphanumericalcharactersaresupported.
ClickAddtoaddthesettingstothevirtualserver
table.
ClickResettoclearallthesettings.

ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

362SpecialApplications

Someapplicationsrequiremultiplesimultaneousconnections,whichcannotbesetupwith
simpleNATrules.YoucanconfiguretheSpecialApplicationsfeatureforsuch
applications.

ItemName
EnableSpecial
Applications
IPAddress
ComputerName

Description
Checkthisboxtoenablethespecialapplications
function.
InputtheIPaddressofthecomputerinthelocal
networkthatprovidestheInternetservice.
Computernamesfoundinthelocalnetworkarelisted
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TCPPorttoOpen

UDPPorttoOpen

Comment
PopularApplications

Add
Reset

here.Youcanselectacomputernameandclickthe
<<buttontoaddtheselectedcomputersIP
addresstotheIPAddressfield.
InputtheTCPportnumber(s)here.Theportnumber
canbeasinglevalue,orarange(e.g.2050).Ifyou
needtoinputmultiple,noncontiguousportnumbers,
separateeachnumberwithacomma(,).Ifthe
applicationdoesnotuseTCPports,leaveitblank.
InputtheUDPportnumber(s)here.Theportnumber
canbeasinglevalue,orarange(e.g.2050).Ifyou
needtoinputmultiple,noncontiguousportnumbers,
separateeachnumberwithacomma(,).Ifthe
applicationdoesnotuseUDPports,leaveitblank.
YoucanaddanoptionalnoteintheCommentfield.
Hereisalistofportmappingsettingsfornumerous
networkgames.Selectagamefromthedropdown
menuandclickAddtoaddthesettingstothe
respectivefields.
ClickAddtoaddthesettingstothetable.
ClickResettoclearallthesettings.

ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

363UPnPSettings

TheUPnP(UniversalPlugandPlay)featureallowsothernetworkdevicestocommunicate
withthisbroadbandrouter.

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ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

364ALGSettings

TheALG(applicationlayergateway)featureisakindofnetworkconnectivitysupportfor
applicationslikenetworkgamingandinstantonlinechatting.

AllALGrequiringapplicationsthatarecompatiblewiththisbroadbandrouterislisted
here.Checktheapplicationsyouwillbeusing.

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ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

365StaticRouting

Inmostcases,allthecomputersinthelocalnetworkwilluseadefaultgateway(generally
providedbyyourISP)toaccesstheInternet.However,ifyouhaveapreferrednetwork
route,youcanusethisfunctiontobypassthedefaultgateway.

ItemName
EnableStaticRouting
DestinationLANIP
SubnetMask
DefaultGateway
HopCount
Interface
Add
Reset

Description
Checkthisboxtoenablethefunction.
InputthedestinationLANIPhere.
Inputthesubnetmaskofthedestinationnetwork
here.
InputthegatewayIPaddressthatleadstothe
specifiednetwork.
Inputthehopcount(thedistancebetweenthe
destinationnetworkandthisbroadbandrouter)here.
Selecttheinterfacethatleadstothedestination
network(LANorWAN).
ClickAddtoaddthesettingstothetable.
ClickResettoclearallthesettings.
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ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

37Firewall

YoucanconfigurethefirewallfunctionsunderFirewalltoprotectyournetworkand
computer.

371AccessControl

YoucanallowordenycomputerswithcertainMACaddressesaccesstothenetwork.

ItemName
EnableMACFiltering

ClientPCMACAddress
ComputerName

Comment
Add

Description
CheckthisboxtoenableMACaddressfiltering,and
selectDenyorAllowtodenyorallownetwork
accesstothecomputer(s)inthelist.
PleaseinputtheMACaddressofacomputerhere.
Dashes()andcolons(:)arenotrequired.
Computernamesfoundinthelocalnetworkarelisted
here.Youcanselectacomputernameandclickthe
<<buttontoaddtheselectedcomputersMAC
addresstotheClientPCMACAddressfield.
YoucanaddanoptionalnoteintheCommentfield.
Upto16alphanumericalcharactersaresupported.
ClickAddtoaddthesettingstothetable.
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Reset

ClickResettoclearallthesettings.

IfyouwishtosetupIPaddressfiltering,usetheIPFilteringTableonthispage:

ItemName
EnableIPFiltering

AddPC

Description
CheckthisboxtoenableIPaddressfiltering,andselect
DenyorAllowtodenyorallownetworkaccesstotheIP
address(es)inthelist.
ClickAddPCtoaddanentrytothelist.

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ItemName
ClientPCDescription
ClientPCIPAddress

ClientPCService

Description
InputadescriptionfortheIPaddresshere.Upto16
alphanumericalcharactersaresupported.
InputthestartingIPaddressintheleftfieldandthe
endingIPaddressintherightfield.IfonlyoneIP
addressistoberedirected,fillthatIPaddressinthe
leftfield.
SelecttheInternetservicesthatwillapplytothis
accesscontrolrule.

Iftheserviceyouwishtodenyorallowisnotlisted,youcanusetheUserDefinedService
settings.

ItemName
Description
Protocol
Selecttheprotocoltype(TCPorUDP)here.Ifyouare
notsure,pleaseselectBoth.
PortRange
Inputtheportnumber(s)here.Theportnumbercan
beasinglevalue,orarange(e.g.2050).Ifyouneed
toinputmultiple,noncontiguousportnumbers,
separateeachnumberwithacomma(,).

ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

372URLBlocking

UsetheURLBlockingfunctiontopreventcomputersinthelocalnetworkfromaccessing
certainwebsites.

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ItemName
EnableURLBlocking
URL/Keyword
Add
Reset

Description
Checkthisboxtoenablethefunction.
InputtheURLofthewebsiteorthekeyword
containedintheURLhere.
ClickAddtoaddthesettingstothetable.
ClickResettoclearallthesettings.

ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

373DoS

Thedenialofserviceattack(DoSattack)isacommonattackthatparalyzesyourInternet
connection.ConfiguretheDoSfunctiontopreventsuchattacks.

ItemName
PingofDeath

Description
Checkthisboxtofilteroutmaliciouspingpacketsthat
causescomputerstostopresponding.
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DiscardPingfromWAN

PortScan

SyncFlood
AdvancedSettings

Checkthisboxtoignoreallinboundpingrequests
whenmaliciousintruderstrytoparalyzeyourInternet
connectionwithmanypingrequests.
Checkthisboxtoblockattemptsofamalicious
intrudertryingtoscanforopenportsonyourInternet
IPaddress.
Checkthisboxtofilteroutfakeconnectionrequests
tryingtodrainthememoryofyourserver.
ClickAdvancedSettingstoconfiguredetailsofthe
DoSfunction.

ItemName
PingofDeath

DiscardPingfromWAN

PortScan

SyncFlood

Description
Setthethresholdforthisdefensemechanismtobe
activatedhere.CheckthePingofDeathboxand
inputthefrequencyofthethreshold.Youcanalso
inputtheburstvalue,whichactivatesthemechanism
whenthenumberofpingofdeathpacketsexceeds
thedefinednumberinthespecifieddurationoftime.
Checkthisboxtoignoreinboundpingrequestswhen
maliciousintruderstrytoparalyzeyourInternet
connectionwithmanypingrequests.
CheckthePortScanboxtoblockattemptsofa
maliciousintrudertryingtoscanforopenportson
yourInternetIPaddress.Thencheckoneormoreport
scanningmethodsthatyouwouldliketoblock.
Setthethresholdforthisdefensemechanismtobe
activatedhere.ChecktheSyncFloodboxandinput
thefrequencyofthethreshold.Youcanalsoinputthe
burstvalue,whichactivatesthemechanismwhenthe
numberofconnectionrequestsexceedsthedefined
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numberinthespecifieddurationoftime.

ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

38ParentalControl

YoucancontrolwhenyourchildisabletoaccesstheInternetunderParentalControl.

Toenabletheparentalcontrolfunction,checkEnableParentalControl.Thisrouterwill
onlyallowInternetaccesstoothercomputerswhenyourcomputerispresent.Bydefault,
yourcomputersMACaddresswillbelistedhereautomatically.Youcanalsoinputanother
computersMACaddressmanuallyintheMACAddressofParentalPCfield.

NOTE:YoudonotneedtoenterthepunctuationmarksintheMACaddress.Just
enterthe12hexadecimalnumbers(asshownabove).

Youalsohavetheoptionofsettingupaparentalcontrolschedule.

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ItemName
MAC

Weekdays
TimeStart/TimeStop
Add
Reset

Description
InputtheMACaddressofthecomputeryouwantto
control(i.e.yourchildscomputer)intheMACfield.
YoucanalsoselectacomputerintheSelect
dropdownlist,andcopyitbyclicking<<.
Selectthedaysthatwillbeaffectedbytheparental
controlrule.
Selectthestarting/endingtimetheparentalcontrol
rulewilltakeeffect.
ClickAddtoaddtheparentalcontrolruletothelist.
ClickResettoclearallfields.

Todeleteoneormoreentriesinthelist,pleasechecktheboxofthecorrespondingentry
(underSelect),andclickDelete.Ifyouwishtodeletealltheentries,clickDeleteAll.

ClickApplytosavethechanges,orclickCanceltodiscardthechanges.Afteryouhave
clickedApply,youwillseethefollowingmessage:

ClickApplytosavethechangesandrestartthebroadbandrouter.Ittakesabout60
secondsforthebroadbandroutertorestart.ClickContinuetoconfigureothersettings.

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CHAPTERIV:STATUS,TOOLS&LANGUAGE

41Status

YoucancheckhowyourrouteriscurrentlyoperatingunderStatus.

1. ClicktheStatustab.

2. BasicsysteminformationwillbeshownunderSystem.Moreinformationcanbe
foundintheothersubpagesunderSystem.

411InternetConnection

ThispageshowsthestatusofyourInternetconnection.

412DeviceStatus

ThispageshowsthecurrentsettingsofyourwiredandwirelessLAN.

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413SystemLog

Thispageshowsallloggedsysteminformation.YoucanclickSavetodownloadthelogfile
toyourcomputer.YoucanalsoclickCleartoremovealllogs,orclickRefreshtoreload
thelogs.

414SecurityLog

Thispageshowsallloggedsecurityrelatedinformation.YoucanclickSavetodownload
thelogfiletoyourcomputer.YoucanalsoclickCleartoremovealllogs,orclickRefresh
toreloadthelogs.

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415ActiveDHCPClient

ThispageshowsallcurrentDHCPclients.YoucanclickRefreshtoreloadthelist.

416Statistics

Thispageshowsthestatisticalinformationofeachnetworkinterfaceandthetotalsystem
uptime.

42Tools

Thisbroadbandroutercomeswithseveraltoolsthathelpyoubackupthesettings,upgrade
thefirmware,andrestartthedevice.
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1. ClicktheToolstab.

2. Youwillbeabletoaccesstheconfigurationtools,upgradeyourfirmware,or
restarttherouterhere.

421ConfigurationTools

Youcanbackupandrestoreyoursystemconfigurationshere.Youcanalsoresetallsettings
tothefactorydefault.

1. ClickConfigurationTools.

ItemName
Description
BackupSettings ClicktheSave...buttontosavethecurrentsettingsonyour
computerasaconfig.binfile.
RestoreSettings ClicktheBrowse...buttontoselectapreviouslysaved
config.binfilefromyourcomputer,thenclickUploadto
replacethecurrentsettingswiththesettingsintheconfig.bin
file.
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Restoreto
FactoryDefault

ClickResettorestorethesettingstothefactorydefault.A
popupmessagewindowwillappearandaskyoutoconfirmthe
reset.

2. ClickApplytosavethechanges.Ifyouwishtogobacktothepreviouspage,click
Previous.

422FirmwareUpgrade

YoucanupgradeyourfirmwareintheFirmwareUpgradesection.

1. Downloadthefirmwarefilefromourcompanyswebsiteandsaveitonyour
computer.

2. ClickBrowse...tofindthefirmwarefilesavedonyourcomputer,thenclick
Applytostartfirmwareupload.Thebroadbandrouterwillrestartafterthefileis
uploaded.Allyourcurrentsettingswillbelostafterthefirmwareisupgraded.

NOTE:ItisrecommendedthatyouuseawiredEthernetconnectionandnota
wirelessconnectiontouploadthefirmwarefile.Donotswitchthebroadband
routerorcomputeroffwhileperformingfirmwareupgrade.Thiswillcausethe
broadbandroutertomalfunction.

423Restart

Ifyourbroadbandrouterisnotfunctioningproperlyorrespondingslowly,restartingthe
broadbandroutermaysolvetheproblem.

1. SelectReset.

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2. ClicktheApplybuttontorestartthebroadbandrouter.

3. Whenyouarepromptedtoconfirmtherestart,clickOK.

43Language

Thisbroadbandrouterswebbaseduserinterfacesupportsseverallanguages.Youcan
changethedisplaylanguagewiththeLanguagedropdownmenuattheupperright
corneroftheuserinterface.

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