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1 Warnings and Precautions .................................................................................. 1-1 2 Product Overview ................................................................................................ 2-1
2.1 Network Application ................................................................................................... 2-1 2.2 Indicators, Interfaces and Buttons ............................................................................... 2-2 2.2.1 Indicators......................................................................................................... 2-2 2.2.2 Interfaces and Buttons..................................................................................... 2-5

3 Product Installation and Getting Started ......................................................... 3-1
3.1 Connecting the Cables................................................................................................. 3-1 3.2 Getting Started ............................................................................................................ 3-2

4 Configuring the HG655b..................................................................................... 4-1
4.1 Accessing the Web Configuration Page ...................................................................... 4-1 4.2 Changing the Administrator Password ........................................................................ 4-1 4.3 Changing the IP Address............................................................................................. 4-2 4.4 Restoring Default Settings........................................................................................... 4-2 4.5 Using the Home Storage Function............................................................................... 4-3

5 Configuring the wireless network..................................................................... 5-1
5.1 Configuring the Wireless Connection by the Web Page.............................................. 5-1 5.2 Configuring the Wireless Connection by the button.................................................... 5-2

6 Configuring the Voice Services ......................................................................... 6-1 7 FAQs........................................................................................................................ 7-1
7.1 How can I configure a computer to use a static IP address?........................................ 7-1 7.2 What can I do if I cannot visit Web sites through the HG655b? ................................. 7-2 7.3 What can I do if I cannot access the HG655b configuration page? ............................. 7-4
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7.4 Does the WPS function have any special requirement on the wireless encryption settings of the HG655b? ................................................................................................................. 7-4 7.5 If my PC fails to connect to a WLAN after I press and hold the WPS button, what should I do? .................................................................................................................................. 7-4 7.6 What can I do if I cannot access the Internet through a wireless network adapter?..... 7-5 7.7 What can I do if the HG655b cannot access the Internet through a wireless network adapter sometimes or if the WLAN connection is unsteady?............................................ 7-6 7.8 What can I do if the WLAN of the HG655b is not encrypted and the computer cannot access the WLAN? ............................................................................................................ 7-6 7.9 What can I do if Web pages often cannot be displayed during Web page browsing and can be displayed after the HG655b is restarted?................................................................ 7-7 7.10 What can I do if noises exist during telephone calls? ................................................ 7-7

8 Appendix ................................................................................................................ 8-1
8.1 Default Settings ........................................................................................................... 8-1 8.2 Technical Specifications.............................................................................................. 8-1 8.3 Glossary ...................................................................................................................... 8-2

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Unless otherwise specified. If any foreign object or liquid enters the device. power it off.1 Warnings and Precautions To use the device properly and safely. such as a microwave oven or a refrigerator. Keep the device far from electronic appliances that generate strong magnetic or electric fields. Place the device in a cool and well-ventilated indoor area. and then remove all the cables connected to it to prevent it from getting damaged due to lightning strikes. no organization or individual can change the mechanical. Reserve a minimum space of 10 cm around the device for heat dissipation. Do not block the openings on the device with any object. During thunderstorms. and then disconnect it from the power supply. stop using the device. Environmental Requirements for Using the Device Before connecting and disconnecting cables. Place the device on a stable surface. Basic Requirements During storage. Without authorization. stop using the device immediately. Do not dismantle the device. Use the device in an area with a temperature ranging from 0°C to 40°C. power off the device. Keep the device far from sources of heat and fire. contact an authorized service center for assistance or repair. observe all applicable laws and regulations and respect the legal rights of other people. Ensure that your hands are dry during operation. keep it dry and prevent it from colliding with other objects. the term "device" refers to the device and its accessories. read these warnings and precautions carefully and strictly observe them during operation. Do not place any object (such as a candle or a water container) on the device. 1-1 . remove all the cables connected to it. and then contact an authorized service center. and operation of the device. safety. In case of any fault. When using the device. transportation. Do not expose the device to direct sunlight. or performance design of the device. such as a heater or a candle.

they may damage the device and its accessories by mistake. and then remove all the cables connected to it. causing suffocation or other dangerous situations. stop using the device immediately. Safety of Children Keep the device and its accessories out of the reach of children. gases. Do not store or transport the device in the same box as inflammable liquids. Otherwise. remove all the cables connected to it. the cable may get damaged. for example. Do not trample. Otherwise. the performance of the device may get affected. pull. or they may swallow the small components of the device. Ensure that the power adapter meets the specifications indicated on the device nameplate. In addition. Otherwise. power it off. Accessory Requirements Use only the accessories supplied or authorized by the device manufacturer. electric shocks or fires may occur. for example. oil depot.5 in IEC60950-1/EN60950-1 and it is tested and approved according to national or local standards. If any exception occurs. Do not use the power adapter if its cable is damaged. or an injury may occur. the warranty for the device or the laws and regulations related to telecommunications terminals may become null and void. follow the instructions indicated in text or symbols. in a gas station. Ensure that the power adapter meets the requirements of Clause 2.Areas with Inflammables and Explosives Do not use the device where inflammables or explosives are stored. causing malfunction of the device. or explosives. Otherwise. and then remove all the cables connected to it. stop using it. power it off. if the device emits any smoke or unusual sound or smell. power it off. or chemical plant. Before cleaning the device. Maintenance If the device is not used for a long time. or overbend any cable. 1-2 . explosions or fires may occur. Otherwise. and then contact an authorized service center.

Do not use any cleaning agent or spray to clean the device shell. or the retail store where you purchased this device. The purpose for separating WEEE and batteries from other waste is to minimize any environmental impact and health hazard due to the presence of hazardous substances.. The disposal of this device is subject to the Waste from Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Directive of the European Union. Ltd. and dry cloth to clean the device shell. soft. For more information about the REACH compliance of the device. Do not dispose of your device or batteries as unsorted municipal waste. че този уред съответства на основните изисквания и другите разпоредби на Директива 1999/5/EC. You are recommended to visit the Web site regularly for up-to-date information. Evaluation. The device (and any batteries) should be handed over to a certified collection point for recycling or proper disposal at the end of its life.huaweidevice. the household waste disposal service.com/certification. tímto prohlašuje.Use a clean. Ltd. декларира. contact your local city office. Disposal and Recycling Information This symbol on the device (and any included batteries) indicates that the device (and any included batteries) should not be disposed of as normal household garbage. Reduction of Hazardous Substances This device is compliant with the EU Registration. Česky: Huawei Technologies Co. visit the Web site www. For more detailed information about the recycling of the device or batteries. EU Regulatory Conformance This device should be installed and operated with a minimum distance of 20 cm between the antenna and all persons. Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) Regulation (Regulation No 1907/2006/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council) and the EU Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) Directive (Directive 2002/95/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council). že toto zařízení je ve shodě se základními požadavky a dalšími souvisejícími opatřeními směrnice 1999/5/EC. 1-3 . Български: С настоящето Huawei Technologies Co...

Ltd. Gaeilge: Fograíonn Huawei Technologies Co. että tämä laite on yhdenmukainen direktiivin 1999/5/EY olennaisten vaatimusten ja direktiivin muiden asiaankuuluvien lausumien kanssa.. Huawei Technologies Co. Latviski: Ar šo Huawei Technologies Co. dass dieses Produkt die erforderlichen Bestimmungen und andere relevante Verordnungen der Richtlinie 1999/5/EG einhält. English: Hereby. Ltd. dat dit apparaat in overeenstemming is met de essentiële eisen en de andere relevante bepalingen van richtlijn 1999/5/EC. Ltd. ka šī ierīce atbilst Direktīvas 1999/5/EC pamatprasībām un piemērojamajiem nosacījumiem. Ltd. Magyar: Jelen nyilatkozaton keresztül a Huawei Technologies Co...... Ελληνικά: Δια της παρούσης η Huawei Technologies Co. hogy a készülék megfelel az EC/5/1999 Irányelv összes lényeges követelményének és vonatkozó előírásának. erklærer hermed at denne enhed er i overensstemmelse med de obligatoriske krav og andre relevante bestemmelser i direktiv 1999/5/EF. Nederlands: Hierbij verklaart Huawei Technologies Co. 1-4 .. Ltd. Ltd. Deutsch: Huawei Technologies Co. Lietuviškai: Šiuo Huawei Technologies Co. Français (Européen) : Le fabricant déclare que ce produit est conforme aux exigences essentielles et aux autres dispositions pertinentes de la directive 1999/5/CE. kad šis įtaisas atitinka Direktyvos 1999/5/EC pagrindinius reikalavimus ir taikomas sąlygas. vakuuttaa täten. Suomi: Huawei Technologies Co.. Huawei Technologies Co.. Ltd. dichiara che questo dispositivo è conforme ai requisiti essenziali e alle altre disposizioni applicabili della Direttiva 1999/5/CE. kijelenti. Italiano: Col presente documento.. Ltd leis seo go bhfuil an fheiste seo i gcomhlíonadh leis na fíor-riachtanais agus na forálacha eile maidir le Treoir 1999/5/AE.. et see seade vastab Direktiivi 1999/5/EÜ põhinõudmistele ja teistele asjakohastele määrustele. praneša. δηλώνει ότι αυτή η συσκευή συμμορφώνεται με τις βασικές απαιτήσεις και άλλες σχετικές διατάξεις της οδηγίας 1999/5/Ε..Dansk: Huawei Technologies Co. declares that this device is in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC. Eesti: Käesolevaga kinnitab Huawei Technologies Co.Κ. Ltd. Ltd. Ltd.. paziņo. Ltd. erklärt hiermit.

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1 Network Application Figure 2-1 Network application of the HG655b Product Overview Figure 2-1 shows the network application of the HG655b. NGN Internet IPTV BRAS OSS DSLAM ACS HG655b Telephone STB Notebook Computer Computer : indicates an actual network connection. : indicates a logical management channel. 2-1 .2 2.

Table 2-1 Description of the elements for the network application diagram Name NGN IPTV BRAS DSLAM OSS ACS STB Full Spelling Next Generation Network Internet Protocol Television Broadband Remote Access Server Digital Subscriber Line Access Multiplexer Operations Support System Auto Configuration Server Set-Top Box 2. Interfaces and Buttons 2.2.2 Indicators.1 Indicators Figure 2-2 Indicators 2-2 .

LAN3. The HG655b is powered off or the WAN connection is not yet established. The HG655b is powered off or faulty. LAN4 On Blinking Off WLAN On Blinking Off Description The HG655b is powered on. The HG655b is powered off or the LAN connection is not yet established.Table 2-2 Description of the indicators Indicator POWER DSL Status On Off On Blinking Off INTERNET On Blinking Off LAN1. The DSL connection is established and activated. The WLAN connection is successfully established and data is being transmitted. 2-3 . The HG655b is powered off or the WLAN connection is not yet established. LAN2. The DSL connection is being activated. The LAN connection is successfully established but no data is being transmitted. The WAN connection is successfully established and data is being transmitted. The WLAN connection is successfully established but no data is being transmitted. The HG655b is powered off. The LAN connection is successfully established and data is being transmitted. The WAN connection is successfully established but no data is being transmitted.

Indicator WPS Status Solid On 300s Blinking Description A wireless connection is set up through the WPS negotiation function. The USB connection is successfully established at USB host mode but no data is being transmitted. The USB connection is successfully established at USB host mode and data is being transmitted.. The HG655b is powered off or no softswitch connection. Off VOIP On Off USB On Blinking Off 2-4 . This state lasts no more than two minutes. The HG655b is powered off or the USB connection is not yet established. The softswitch has logged in successfully. The WPS function is disabled. The HG655b is attempting to set up a wireless connection with a wireless client (such as a PC on which a wireless network adapter is installed) through the WPS function.

Connects a phone. or other equipment.2. Connect PCs. switches.2 Interfaces and Buttons Figure 2-3 Interfaces and buttons Table 2-3 Functions of the interfaces and buttons Interface or Button DSL PHONE1. PHONE2 LAN1 – LAN4 USB RESET Function Connects a splitter. Restores the factory settings of the equipment if held for more than 3 seconds.2. Therefore. the customized data will be lost. Connects a USB storage device. press the RESET button with caution. 2-5 . NOTE After you restore the default settings.

Interface or Button WPS WLAN ON/OFF POWER Function It is used to enable or disable the WPS negotiation function. Connects a power adapter. It is used to enable or disable the WLAN function. It is used to power on or off the HG655b. 2-6 .

power off all equipment connected to it including the HG655b. Figure 3-1 Connecting the HG655b 1 4 Phone interface Set-top box 2 5 Splitter PC 3 6 Phone Power adapter 3-1 . Connect the cables according to Figure 3-1.1 Connecting the Cables Before connecting the cables. the PC. and the switch.3 Product Installation and Getting Started 3.

which indicates that the HG655b is being activated. the DSL indicator turns solid on. the DSL indicator blinks (for less than three minutes). press the ON/OFF button on the lateral panel of the HG655b. Later.You can connect the computers to LAN1 and LAN2 interfaces to support the Internet service. 3. 3-2 . and connect the set-top boxes to LAN3 and LAN4 interfaces to support the IPTV service. which indicates that the HG655b is working properly. After you power on the HG655b.2 Getting Started To power on the HG655b. The POWER indicator is also solid on.

you can change the administrator password for login after logging in to the Web-based configuration utility. 4-1 . To log in to the Web configuration page. through which you can check and configure the working parameters of the HG655b. you can start to access the Web configuration page. Choose admin or user in the User name drop-down list box. Then enter the new password again in the Confirm Password text box for confirmation. If you forget the user name or password that has been changed. and then click Login. do as follows: Step 1 Enable the login page. do as follows: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Log in to the Web-based configuration utility.4 Configuring the HG655b 4. you should consult the Internet Service Provider. To open the login page. Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Start the Internet Explorer or other browser on the PC. To change the password. After you change the password successfully.1 Accessing the Web Configuration Page The HG655b provides simple and easy-to-use Web configuration page. After do the configuration according to the Internet Service Provider. By default. and then press Enter.168. Enter the current password and the new password. Enter http://192. next time log in to the Web-based configuration utility. and then click Login. enter the new password. you can restore the default settings of the HG655b by pressing and holding the RESET button for over 3 seconds.2 Changing the Administrator Password For safety reasons or to make the password easy to remember.1 in the address bar of the Internet Explorer. Click Submit to save the settings. Enter the administrator name (admin by default) and password (admin by default) in the Login dialog box. the login page is closed. 4.1. Choose Maintenance > Account in the navigation tree to display the account page.

After the preceding operations. and then enter the new IP address in the address bar. Click Submit to save the settings. Click Restore Default Settings. Select Reset. so that the computer can access the Web-based configuration utility. enter a subnet mask in the Subnet mask text box. and then choose Maintenance > Device in the navigation tree to display the reboot page. 4. In addition. 4-2 . To log in to the Web-based configuration utility after you change the IP address successfully.4. you can change the IP address after logging in to the Web-based configuration utility. and then release the button. Enter a new IP address as desired in the IP address text box. To restore the default settings through the Web-based configuration utility. you need to launch the Internet Explorer. You can log in to the Web-based configuration utility by entering the default user name and password that are admin and admin. Then. do as follows: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Log in to the Web-based configuration utility. the page jumps to the login page. you can restore the default settings through the Web-based configuration utility.4 Restoring Default Settings You can quickly restore the default settings of the HG655b by pressing and holding the RESET button for over 3 seconds after the HG655b is powered on. To change the IP address.3 Changing the IP Address To make the login IP address easy to remember. Ensure that the IP address of the computer is in the same network segment as that of the HG655b. do as follows: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Choose Basic > LAN in the navigation tree to display the LAN settings page.

You can change the name and password of the FTP. If your portable storage device is a card reader. In the Login dialog box.4. Portable storage devices. do as follows: Step 1 Enable the FTP server. Connect a portable storage device to the USB interface on the side panel of the HG655b. Select Ftp Enabled. insert the storage card (for example SD. 3. 4.168. Launch the Internet Explorer and enter FTP://192. Enter the name and password of the FTP (ftp and ftp by default) in the User name and Password text boxes. Log in to the Web-based configuration utility.5 Using the Home Storage Function The HG655b supports the home storage function by the USB interface.1. do as follows: 1. such as USB flash drives and portable hard disks. Enter the password again in the Confirm Password text box. Access the Storage Device by the FTP Client. MMC card) in the card reader. 2. To access the portable storage device by the FTP client. To configure parameters of the FTP server. Click Submit to save the settings.1. To access a portable storage device. can be connected to the USB interface. you can read and write the contents on the portable storage device connected to the terminal. You can access a portable storage device through the USB interface on the HG655b. do as follows: 1. 2. Choose Advanced > USB Port in the navigation tree. 5. The FTP server is enabled by default. Step 2 Step 3 4-3 . 3. and then connect the card reader to the USB interface of the terminal. After the password is verified. enter the user name and the password for logging in to the FTP server (just set in Step 1) and then click Login. 6.

Connected appears on the icon of the wireless network in the wireless network list. In the Network Connections window. 7. and then select View Available Wireless Networks from the shortcut menu. choose Basic > WLAN. do as follows: Step 1 Set the wireless network name and access password of the HG655b (taking the authentication type WPA-PSK as an example): 1. and then click Connect. enter the access password that is preset in Step 1. Log in to the Web-based configuration utility. 5. 4. Select WPA-PSK from the Security drop-down combo box.5 Configuring the wireless network If a wireless network adapter is installed on your computer. you can connect your computer to the HG655b through a wireless connection. 3. right-click Wireless Network Connection to display a shortcut menu. In the displayed dialog box. After the password is verified. 8. 2. Enter an access password in the WPA pre-shared Key text box. Select the Enable WLAN option button. and then click Connect in the lower right corner of the window. Step 2 5-1 . 2. 5. 3. 4. Click Submit to save the settings. Choose Start > All Programs > Accessories > Communications > Network Connections. Select the wireless network that is configured in Step 1 from the wireless network list.1 Configuring the Wireless Connection by the Web Page To configure the wireless network connection by configuring the web page. which indicates that your computer is connected to the HG655b through wireless connection. Enter a wireless network name in the SSID text box. There are two methods to configure the wireless network connection to enable the Wi-Fi function of the HG655b. Select AES from the WPA encryption drop-down combo box. Configure the wireless network connection on your computer (taking the Windows XP operating system as an example): 1. and keep the default settings of other parameters. In the navigation tree on the left. 6.

5. After you install a wireless network adapter on your PC and enable the WPS negotiation function of the wireless network adapter. WPA2-PSK or WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK as prompted. This state lasts 300s. and then set the Security to WPA-PSK." The WPS function can be used only when the security mode of the WLAN is set to WPA-PSK. Wait for a few seconds. see chapter 7 "FAQs. and then you can see the WPS indicator becomes solid on from the blinking state. see the Step1 of chapter 5. 5-2 . it indicates that the WPS function cannot be enabled. For the solutions to WPS problems. indicating that the HG655b is connected to your PC through the WLAN. the wireless data card automatically searches for an available wireless network. you can connect your computer to the HG655b wirelessly as follows: Step 1 Set the WLAN parameters of HG655b.1 "Configuring the Wireless Connection by the Web Page. Step 2 Press the WPS button on the side panel to enable the HG655b to enter the WPS negotiation state. For details.2 Configuring the Wireless Connection by the button If the wireless network adapter on your computer can support the WPS function." Step 3 Enable the WPS negotiation function of the wireless network adapter within 2 minutes. WPA2-PSK. If the WPS indicator does not blink. The WPS indicator of the HG655b blinks. Then the WPS indicator turns off. or WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK.

Based on text coding. You can use the default value for the VoIP parameters. and can cooperate with other protocols. modify. the SIP references the Hyper Text Transport Protocol (HTTP) and the Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP). The SIP is an application layer protocol used to create. and the Domain Name Server (DNS) protocol to implement voice services and the facsimile service.6 Configuring the Voice Services The HG655b supports voice services based on the Session Initiation Protocol (SIP). the Session Description Protocol (SDP). The HG655b enables voice service interworking between the Internet and the Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN). the Real-time Transport Control Protocol (RTCP). In general. or end multimedia sessions. such as the Real-time Transport Protocol (RTP). 6-1 . the parameters do not need to be configured.

enter 192.168. right-click the working Local Area Connection and choose Properties. To set the IP address of the computer.1. you can skip this step. do as follows: 1. In Subnet mask.254.168. In Preferred DNS server and Alternate DNS server. Consult your Internet Service Provider about the IP address of the domain name server (DNS). Select Use the following IP address. Click Properties. In the Network Connections window. double-click Network Connections to display the Network Connections window. In the This connection uses the following items group box of the Local Area Connection Properties dialog box.255. do as follows: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 In the Control Panel window.1. Step 7 In the Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Properties dialog box.1. click OK. To configure the computer to use a static IP address. 3.1.2 to 192. enter 192.0. enter the IP address.1.168. In Default gateway. In IP address.168.1 How can I configure a computer to use a static IP address? Take a computer that runs Windows XP as an example.1. Set the IP address of the computer and ensure that the IP address is in the same network segment as the local area network (LAN) IP address of the HG655b. If you configure the static IP address for the purposes of accessing the Web configuration page of the HG655b.7 FAQs 7.1. enter 255. select Internet Protocol (TCP/IP).100. 7-1 . The configurable static IP address ranges from 192. click OK. Assume that the default LAN IP address of the HG655b is 192. Then in the Local Area Connection Properties dialog box. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 2. Ensure that this IP address is unique and not used by other computers.168.255.

3. If the voltage is unsteady. If the LAN indicator is still off. do not use the HG655b. wait for about three minutes. Step 4 Check whether the driver for the network adapter is properly installed. 2.7. perform further checks as follows: 1. If the POWER indicator is still off. contact your Internet Service Provider. Then check whether the DSL indicator of the HG655b is on. Ensure that the network adapter of the computer is enabled. Ensure that electricity comes from the socket and that the input power of the socket meets the requirements described on the label of the HG655b power adapter. Take a computer that runs Windows XP as an example. 2. If the DSL indicator still blinks. Ensure that HG655b cables or telephone lines are far from the electric appliances that generate strong magnetic or electric fields. if the voltage is too high or too low. Wait until the voltage restores to its normal level. If the LAN indicator is off. Replace telephone lines. and then use the HG655b. perform further checks as follows: 1. contact an authorized maintenance center. 3. Step 2 After powering on the HG655b. 2. Ensure that the power switch of the HG655b is turned on. Especially ensure that the telephone line connecting to the splitter is properly connected. Ensure that the network cable between the HG655b and the computer is properly connected. contact an authorized maintenance center. Step 3 Check whether the LAN indicator of the HG655b is on. To check whether the driver for the network adapter is installed. Ensure that the HG655b is properly connected to the socket through the power adapter. Ensure that telephone lines are properly connected. 3. If the DSL indicator blinks for a long time.2 What can I do if I cannot visit Web sites through the HG655b? Step 1 Check whether the POWER indicator of the HG655b is on. for example. If the POWER indicator is off. do as follows: 7-2 . Remove and then insert the network cable or replace the network cable. perform further checks as follows: 1.

3. click LAN settings. Choose Tools > Internet Options. Step 7 Check whether the proxy server of the Web browser is correctly configured. choose Device Manager. 2. Start the Internet Explorer. If no network adapter is detected or if a question mark (?) or an exclamation mark (!) is displayed next to the icon of the network adapter. perform further checks as follows: 1. click Network adapters to view the information about the network adapter of the computer. 4. you can infer that the driver for the network adapter is not properly installed. Take the Internet Explorer installed on a computer that runs Windows XP as an example. If the HG655b still cannot access other Web sites. see the description of the PPP dialing software. After five minutes. On the desktop. click the Connections tab. To check whether the proxy server of the Web browser is correctly configured. For details about how to set the parameters. If the problem persists.1. In the Internet Options dialog box. The user name and the user password are provided by your Internet Service Provider. In the navigation tree of the Computer Management window. If you cannot use the PPP dialing software to dial successfully. Step 6 Check whether you can use the PPP dialing software to dial successfully. Restore the default settings of the HG655b. contact your Internet Service Provider. Try to access multiple other Web sites to check whether the HG655b can access. Stop the PPP dialing software and then power off the HG655b. re-install the driver for the network adapter of the computer. In the Local Area Network (LAN) settings group box. contact your Internet Service Provider. 2. ensure that Use a proxy server for your LAN (These settings will not apply to dial-up or VPN connections) is not selected. Step 5 Ensure that you have entered the correct user name and user password that are required by the PPP dialing software. In this case. power on the HG655b and use the PPP dialing software to dial again. 7-3 Step 8 . right-click My Computer and choose Manage. In the Proxy server group box of the Local Area Network (LAN) Settings dialog box. 5. In the right pane of the Computer Management window. 2. 3. do as follows: 1.

ensure that the wireless network function and the WPS function implemented through the PBC method are enabled. It is recommended that you set the security mode to WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK for the WLAN. Ensure that the security mode of the WLAN is set to WPA-PSK. WPA2-PSK or WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK and the SSID is set to SSID1. Ensure that you have entered the correct user name and user password that are used for accessing the HG655b configuration page. Step 3 7-4 . WPA2-PSK or WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK and the SSID is set to SSID1. Check the IP address of your computer and ensure that this IP address is in the same network segment as the LAN IP address of the HG655b. restore the default settings of the HG655b. 7.3 What can I do if I cannot access the HG655b configuration page? Step 1 See the answer to 7. Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 7. If the problem persists.4 Does the WPS function have any special requirement on the wireless encryption settings of the HG655b? The WPS function can be used only when the security mode of the WLAN is set to WPA-PSK. On the HG655b. Note that the WPS function of the HG655b is forcibly disabled if the WEP encryption is used for accessing a WLAN. what should I do? Step 1 Step 2 Ensure that only one computer is trying to connect to the HG655b through the WPS function at a particular moment.7. the WPS function is forcibly disabled if the WEP encryption is used for accessing a wireless network. Ensure that your Web browser does not use a proxy server. Note that on some wireless routers.2 "What can I do if I cannot visit Web sites through the HG655b?" and ensure that the power supply of the HG655b works properly and that the telephone lines and network cables of the HG655b are properly connected.5 If my PC fails to connect to a WLAN after I press and hold the WPS button.

If the wireless network adapter does not support the 802. such as a microwave oven. If the driver is improperly installed. It is recommended that you place the HG655b and the PC in an open space. If the computer cannot detect a WLAN. In the Control Panel window. Although radio signals can pass through obstacles. To check whether the computer can receive the signals of a WLAN. 2. Step 4 Check whether the driver for the wireless network adapter is properly installed on the computer. 7-5 . Take a computer that runs Windows XP as an example. install it properly. see the manual of the HG655b.11n protocols. If the WLAN indicator is off. Check whether the WLAN indicator of the HG655b is on.6 What can I do if I cannot access the Internet through a wireless network adapter? Step 1 Step 2 Ensure that the power cables and telephone lines of the HG655b are properly connected. replace it with the network adapter that supports the protocols.11n protocols. In this case. double-click Network Connections to display the Network Connections window. 7.11b/g and 802.11b/g and 802. In the Network Connections window. you can infer that the wireless local area network (WLAN) function of the HG655b is disabled. or a cordless telephone. a refrigerator. Step 3 See the description of the wireless network adapter that is installed on the computer and check whether the wireless network adapter supports the 802. enable the WLAN function. For details about how to enable the WLAN function. Ensure that they are far from electrical appliances. Step 6 Check whether the computer accesses the WLAN of the HG655b successfully. that generate strong magnetic or electric fields. do as follows: 1. place the computer close to the HG655b and ensure that no obstacles such as cement or wooden walls are present between the wireless client and the HG655b.Step 4 Step 5 Check the positions of the wireless router and the HG655b. right-click Wireless Network Connection and choose View Available Wireless Network. passing through too many obstacles such as cement or wooden walls can affect the transmission of radio signals of a WLAN. Step 5 Check whether the computer can receive the signals of a WLAN.

8 What can I do if the WLAN of the HG655b is not encrypted and the computer cannot access the WLAN? Step 1 Delete the settings of wireless network connections from your computer. Step 7 Try to access multiple Web sites to check whether the HG655b can access other Web sites. Although radio signals can pass through obstacles. Step 4 Step 5 Place your HG655b and computer in another direction. Do not use your HG655b to access a WLAN during thunderstorms. do as follows: 7-6 . contact your network service provider.Check the list of wireless network connections and ensure that the HG655b is connected to the WLAN. If the HG655b cannot access other Web sites. Step 2 7. Place your HG655b in a vacant area. the transmission effects of the WLAN are affected. If the problem persists. or cordless telephones that generate strong magnetic or electric fields. Ensure that they are far from electrical appliances such as microwave ovens. restore the default settings of the HG655b. Take a computer that runs Windows XP as an example. Step 3 Place your computer close to your HG655b. the transmission effects of WLAN radio signals are affected if radio signals pass through too many obstacles such as cement or wooden walls. 7. To delete the settings of wireless network connections. refrigerators.7 What can I do if the HG655b cannot access the Internet through a wireless network adapter sometimes or if the WLAN connection is unsteady? Step 1 Check the positions of your HG655b and computer. If your computer is far from your HG655b.

9 What can I do if Web pages often cannot be displayed during Web page browsing and can be displayed after the HG655b is restarted? Step 1 Ensure that the HG655b and other devices such as telephones or fax machines are connected to the telephone line through a splitter. or cordless telephones that generate strong magnetic or electric fields. If the problem persists. select the latest wireless network connection saved on your computer. Click OK. If the telephone lines are improperly connected. In the Network Connections window. 7. Step 2 Ensure that telephone lines are properly connected. 5.10 What can I do if noises exist during telephone calls? Step 1 Ensure that a splitter is installed. 7-7 . 2. double-click Network Connections to display the Network Connections window.Step 2 1. see the related description in the manual. Delete all the other wireless network connections from the Preferred Networks group box. 3. Create a wireless network connection that is not encrypted. Step 3 Check the positions of your HG655b and computer. In the Preferred Networks group box. click the Wireless Networks tab. 4. For details about how to install a splitter. refrigerators. Then click Remove. 7. In the Wireless Network Connection Properties dialog box. In the Control Panel window. Ensure that they are far from the electric appliances such as microwave ovens. contact your Internet Service Provider. 6. right-click Wireless Network Connection and choose Properties. the stability of the network connection is affected.

7-8 . Replace telephone lines and ensure that the telephone lines are not faulty. Especially ensure that the telephone line connecting to the splitter is properly connected.Step 2 Step 3 Ensure that telephone lines are properly connected.

2 Technical Specifications Item Entire-device power supply Entire-device power consumption Ambient temperature for operation Relative humidity for operation Dimensions (L × W × H) Weight Standards ADSL standards ADSL2 standard ADSL2+ standard VDSL2 standard Specification 12 V DC.994.dmt. ANSI T1.hs).0 admin / admin Enable 8.2 Annex B.5 Annex A ITU G.992.1 8-1 .dmt) Annex A ITU G.992.1 Default Settings Parameter IP address of the LAN interface Subnet mask of the LAN interface User name / Password used for logging in to the Web-based configuration utility DHCP server function Setting 192.413 Issue 2 ITU G.3 (G.255. non-condensing 194 mm × 60 mm × 165 mm <1 kg ITU G. ITU G.993.1 255.8 Appendix 8.5 A < 18 W 0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F) 5% to 95%.168.1 (G.992.1. 1.1 (G.255.bis) Annex A ITU G.994.

"always on" connection. ADSL is asymmetric in that it uses most of the channel to transmit downstream to the user and only a small part to receive information from the user. ADSL simultaneously accommodates analog (voice) information on the same line. On your automatic-configuration server. ATM Asynchronous Transfer Mode Asynchronous transfer mode is a high-performance. 8-2 .8. cell-oriented switching and multiplexing technology that utilizes fixed-length packets to carry different types of traffic. ATM was originally conceived as a high-speed transfer technology for voice. effectively doubling the maximum downstream data rates. Unlike regular dial-up phone service. and achieving rates of 24 Mbit/s on short phone lines. ADSL provides continuously-available. IE_groupname.ins file name (without the extension)—for example. ADSL Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line ADSL is a technology for transmitting digital information at a high bandwidth on existing phone lines to homes and businesses. ADSL2+ Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line 2+ ADSL2plus doubles the bandwidth used for downstream data transmission. video. and data over public networks.3 Glossary ACS Automatic Configuration Server A Web-based management system encompassing configuration and administration of an end-to-end IP communications solution. create global groups that correspond to your .

It is one of the most widely implemented LAN standards. generally. DNS Domain Name System A hierarchical way of tracking domain names and their addresses. A DHCP server provides configuration parameters specific to the DHCP client host requesting. DHCP Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol DHCP is a client-server networking protocol. devised in the mid-1980s. Its senior members are IEEE fellows. The DNS database does not rely on one file or even one server. and displays the information on your screen. DNS is a TCP/IP service that belongs to the Application layer of the OSI model. To use a browser. DHCP also provides a mechanism for allocation of IP addresses to hosts. Most organizations use DHCP. but rather is distributed over several key computers across the Internet to prevent catastrophic failure if one or a few computers crash. Ethernet A local area network (LAN) architecture developed by Xerox Corporation in cooperation with DEC and Intel in 1976. The Ethernet specification serves as the basis for the IEEE 802. Ethernet uses the CSMA/CD access method to handle simultaneous demands. which specifies the physical and lower software layers. the browser then connects your computer to the website. Ethernet uses a bus or star topology and supports data transfer rates of 10 Mbit/s.Browser A computer program that allows users to view information from the Internet.3 standard. IEEE Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) is a standards organization for computer and electronic devices. 8-3 . information required by the host to participate on the Internet network. you type in the URL of a website.

companies. IP address An IP address is the logical address of a network adapter. Current LANs are most likely to be based on 8-4 . or small group of buildings such as a home. office. The most important uses of Internet are: Email World Wide Web (WWW) Data transfer Forum of discussion Peer-to-peer data transfer Chat Audio/video streaming IP Internet Protocol The set of standards responsible for ensuring that data packets transmitted over the Internet are routed to their intended destinations. and organizations to access the Internet. for use on a LAN. ISP Internet Service Provider An ISP (Internet Service Provider) is a commercial enterprise. or public. or college. for use on the Internet or other WAN. The IP address uniquely identifies computers on a network. which allows users. like a home. Many leading-edge network technologies come from the Internet community. office. connecting tens of thousands of networks worldwide and having a "culture" that focuses on research and standardization based on real-life use. LAN Local Area Network A computer network covering a small local area.Internet Largest global internet work. An IP address can be private.

000 Mbit/s is also known as 1 Gbit/s). Protocol On the Internet. PSTN refers to the entire interconnected collection of local.000 Mbit/s (1. It offers standard PPP features such as authentication. MAC address It is a hardware address that uniquely identifies each node of a network. encryption. PSTN Public Switched Telephone Network Refers generally to the variety of telephone networks and services in place worldwide and is sometimes called POTS. PPPoE Point-to-Point Protocol over Ethernet PPPoE is a network protocol for encapsulating PPP frames in Ethernet frames. 100 or 1.switched Ethernet or Wi-Fi technology running at 10. NAPT Network Address Port Translation NAPT enables a LAN to use one set of IP addresses for internal traffic and a second set of addresses for external traffic. long distance and international phone companies. "protocol" usually refers to a set of rules that define an exact format for communication between systems. and compression. Mbit/s Megabit per second A unit used to express the speed of a network. In United States. which could be thousands. It is used mainly with DSL services. 8-5 .

VoIP and videoconferencing. which allows an application program on one machine to send a datagram to an application program on another machine. Subnet mask The technique used by the IP protocol to determine the network segment to which packets are sent. the two main ones being TCP and IP. IP packets directly encapsulated in HDLC frame format for transmission. When a client submits a request for a file. VDSL Very high-bit-rate Digital Subscriber Line 8-6 . server or router. which is used for streaming media. TCP/IP A suite of communications protocols used to connect hosts on the Internet. For example. The subnet mask is a binary pattern that is stored in the client machine. a file server may contain an archive of data or program files. TCP's unreliable counterpart is UDP. and is matched with the IP address.PTM Packet Transfer Mode In this model. UDP User Datagram Protocol One of the TCP/IP suites of protocols for data transfer. the server transfers a copy of the file to the client. TCP/IP uses several protocols. Server A computer or program that responds to commands from a client. TCP ensures that all data reaches the other end accurately and data is 100% intact. TCP Transmission Control Protocol A reliable transport protocol within the TCP/IP protocol suite.

This standard was approved by ITU in November 2001. 8-7 . and more perfectly using the high-speed performance of short distance. Virtual server A virtual server allows you to direct incoming traffic from the Internet (identified by protocol and external port) to an internal server with a private IP address on the LAN. WPA replaces WEP's keying mechanism with a more robust system. WAN Wide Area Network WAN usually refers to a network which covers a large geographical area. or within buildings. VDSL2 Very High Speed Digital Subscribe Line 2 VDSL2 is an access technology that exploits the existing infrastructure of copper wires that were originally deployed for POTS. VDSL is deployed over existing wiring used for POTS and lower-speed DSL connections. as well as telephone services (Voice over IP) and general Internet access. WPA-PSK Wi-Fi Protected Access-Pre Shared Key WPA is an industry standard based on a subset of an early draft of 802. called Temporal Key Integrity Protocol (although TKIP is still based on RC4 encryption). These fast speeds mean that VDSL is capable of supporting high bandwidth applications such as HDTV. VDSL2 can achieve the highest transmission rates of 100 Mbit/s. In theory.VDSL is a DSL technology providing faster data transmission over a single flat untwisted or twisted pair of copper wires. A major factor impacting WAN design and performance is a requirement that allows communications circuits to be leased from telephone companies or other communications carriers. over a single connection. WPA adds a strong message integrity check and allows for authentication using 802.1X. from fibre-fed cabinets located near the customer premises.11i. and uses communications circuits to connect the intermediate nodes. It can be deployed from central offices.