User’s Manual AL29150v2

Version 1.0.0 (Mai 2009)

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CHAPTER I: PRODUCT INFORMATION

1-1 Introduction and safety information 1-2 Safety Information 1-3 System Requirements 1-4 Package Contents 1-5 Familiar with your new wireless broadband router

CHAPTER II:

SYSTEM AND NETWORK SETUP

2-1 Build network connection 2-2 Connecting to wireless broadband router by web browser 2-2-1 Windows 95/98/Me IP address setup 2-2-2 Windows 2000 IP address setup 2-2-3 Windows XP IP address setup 2-2-4 Windows Vista IP address setup 2-2-5 Router IP address lookup 2-3 Using ‘Quick Setup’ 2-3-1 Setup procedure for ‘Cable Modem’ 2-3-2 Setup procedure for ‘Fixed-IP xDSL’ 2-3-3 Setup procedure for ‘PPPoE xDSL’ 2-3-4 Setup procedure for ‘PPTP xDSL’ 2-3-5 Setup procedure for ‘L2TP xDSL’ 2-4 Basic Setup 2-4-1 Time zone and time auto-synchronization 2-4-2 Change management password 2-4-3 Remote Management

WDS’ 2-7-1-5 Setup procedure for ‘AP Client’ 2-7-1-6 Setup procedure for ‘Universal Repeater’ 2-7-2 Advanced Wireless Settings 2-7-3 Wireless Security 2-7-3-1 Disable wireless security 2-7-3-2 WEP .Wired Equivalent Privacy 2-7-3-3 Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA) 2-7-3-4 WPA RADIUS 2-7-4 Wireless Access Control 2-7-5 Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) 2-7-6 Security Tips for Wireless Network .Point to Multi Point’ 2-7-1-4 Setup procedure for ‘AP Bridge .2-5 Setup Internet Connection (WAN Setup) 2-5-1 Setup procedure for ‘Dynamic IP’ 2-5-2 Setup procedure for ‘Static IP’ 2-5-3 Setup procedure for ‘PPPoE’ 2-5-4 Setup procedure for ‘PPTP’ 2-5-5 Setup procedure for ‘L2TP’ 2-5-7 Setup procedure for ‘DNS’ 2-5-7 Setup procedure for ‘DDNS’ 2-6 Wired LAN Configuration 2-6-1 LAN IP section 2-6-2 DHCP Server 2-6-3 Static DHCP Leases Table 2-7 Wireless LAN Configuration 2-7-1 Basic Wireless Settings 2-7-1-1 Setup procedure for ‘AP' 2-7-1-2 Setup procedure for ‘AP Bridge .Point to Point’ 2-7-1-3 Setup procedure for ‘AP Bridge .

Advanced Settings 3-3-4 Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) 3-4 System Status 3-4-1 System information and firmware version 3-4-2 Internet Connection Status 3-4-3 Device Status 3-4-4 System Log 3-4-5 Active DHCP client list 3-4-6 Statistics 3-5 Configuration Backup and Restore 3-6 Firmware Upgrade 3-7 System Reset CHAPTER IV: 4-1 Hardware Specification 4-2 Troubleshooting 4-3 Glossary APPENDIX .CHAPTER III: 3-1 Quality of Service (QoS) 3-1-1 Basic QoS Settings 3-1-2 Add a new QoS rule ADVANCED FUNCTIONS 3-2 Network Address Trnaslation (NAT) 3-2-1 Basic NAT Settings (Enable or disable NAT function) 3-2-2 Port Forwarding 3-2-3 Virtual Server 3-2-4 Port Mapping for Special Applications 3-2-5 UPnP Setting 3-2-6 ALG Settings 3-3 Firewall 3-3-1 Access Control 3-3-1-1 Add PC 3-3-2 URL Blocking 3-3-3 DoS Attack Prevention 3-3-3-1 DoS .

.Chapter I: Product Information 1-1 Introduction and safety information Thank you for purchasing Jensen Air:Link 29150 ! This high cost-efficiency router is the best choice for Small office / Home office users. Access Control. even inexperienced. so don’t worry if your office or house is really big! Other features of this router including: • • • • • • • • • High Internet Access throughput Allow multiple users to share a single Internet line Supports up to 253 users Share a single Cable or xDSL internet connection Access private LAN servers from the internet Four wired LAN ports (10/100M) and one WAN port (10/100M) Provides IEEE 802. game console. to extend the scope of your network! With built-in IEEE 802. Easy install procedures allows any computer users to setup a network environment in very short time within minutes. all computers and wireless-enabled network devices (including PDA. DMZ. you can also expand the number of network slot by simple attach a hub or switch. When the number of your computers and network-enabled devices grow.11b/g/Draft-N wireless LAN capability Support DHCP (Server/Client) for easy IP-address setup Advanced network and security features like: Special Applications. New Draft-N wireless capability also gives you the highest speed of wireless experience ever! With a compatible wireless card installed in your PC. all computers and network devices can share a single xDSL / cable modem internet connection at high speed. Virtual Servers. cellular phone. and more!) can connect to this wireless router without additional cabling.11b/g/Draft-N wireless network capability. you can transfer file for up to 150Mbps(transfer data rate)! The radio coverage is also doubled. Firewall.

System Log. . Security Log and Device/Connection Status Easy to use Web-based GUI for network configuration and management purposes a remote computer (over the Internet) • Remote management function allows configuration and upgrades from • Auto MDI / MDI-X function for all wired Ethernet ports.• • Allow you to monitor the router’s status like: DHCP Client Log.

This router is designed for indoor use only. If you smell something strange. DO NOT disassemble the router. If you found that the router is not working properly. There’s no user-serviceable part inside the router. remove the power supply or switch the electrical power off immediately. KEEP THIS ROUTER OUT THE REACH OF CHILDREN! 6. DO NOT put this router at or near hot or humid places. like kitchen or bathroom. please make sure the router is firmly secured. or other flammable materials. DO NOT place this router outdoor. disconnect it from the router first. warranty will be void. or even see some smoke coming out from the router or power supply. Accessories of this router. 4. 8. please follow the following safety instructions: 1. Also. cloth. or contact an experienced technician for help. 5. 9. Falling from high places would damage the router and its accessories. Switch the electrical power off before you do anything. The router will become hot when being used for long time (This is normal and is not a malfunction). and call dealer of purchase for help. They may put the small parts in their nose or month and it could cause serious damage to them. If you want to place this router at high places or hang on the wall. are danger to small children under 3 years old. and warranty will be void. do not left this router in the car in summer. .1-2 Safety Information In order to keep the safety of users and your properties. DO NOT pull any connected cable with force. DO NOT put this router on paper. please contact your dealer of purchase and ask for help. 2. like antenna and power supply. DO NOT use your hand to pick it up. If the router falls into water when it’s powered. 3. 7.

0 or above. or Safari web browser). provided by xDSL or cable modem with a RJ-45 Ethernet port. Netscape Navigator 4. Opera web browser.7 or above. 50/60Hz) . An available AC power socket (100 – 240V. Computer or network devices with wired or wireless network interface card. Web browser (Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.1-3 System Requirements Internet connection.

1-4 Package Contents Before you starting to use this router. Default Username: admin 3. Default IP Address: 192. Default Password: 1234 4. □ A/C power adapter (1 pcs) ……………………………………. 1 pcs)…………………………………… □ Quick installation guide (1 pcs) ………………………………… □ Online manual CD (1 pcs) ……………………………………. Wireless Security Enable as default a.. see example below: Your personal encryption key at your AL59300 .1 2. Default Encryption Type: WPA/WPA2 Pre-shared Key b.. Default SSID: AirLink29150 5. please check if there’s anything missing in the package. Each router has a unique encryption key stated on sticker at bottom housing. and contact your dealer of purchase to claim for missing items: □ AL29150 (main body.0.168. Default settings AL29150 v2: 1....

1-5 Get familiar with your AL29150 router Front Panel LED Name Light Status Description ON Router is switched on and correctly powered On Wireless network is switched on or WPS mode is on. On WAN port is connected Off WAN port is not connected Flashing WAN activity (transferring data) On LAN port is connected Off LAN port is not connected Flashing LAN activity (transferring data) . Off Wireless network is switched off Flashing Wireless LAN activity (transferring data).

connects to A/C power adapter 1-4 WAN Power 12VDC . Local Area Network (LAN) ports 1 to 4 Wide Area Network (WAN / Internet) port Power connector. and press this button for less than 20 seconds to start WPS function. Press this button and hold for 20 seconds to clear all settings.Back Panel Item Name Antenna Radio ON/OFF Reset / WPS Description Antenna Switch Wireless radio function ON / OFF Reset the router to factory default settings (clear all settings) or start WPS function.

3.Chapter II: System and Network Setup 2-1 Build network connection Please follow the following instruction to build the network connection between your AL29150 router and your computers. network devices to the LAN port of the router. and then connect it to the ‘Power’ socket of the router. Connect the A/C power adapter to the wall socket. . network devices: 1. 2. Connect all your computers. Connect xDSL / cable modem to WAN port with Ethernet cable.

please recheck the cabling. or any LED you expected is not on. so it can work properly in your network environment. 2-2 Connecting to AL29150 by web browser After the network connection is built. WAN and LAN LEDs should be on if the computer / network device connected to the respective port of the router is powered on and correctly connected.please go to section 2-2-2 . If PWD LED is not on. ‘PWR’ LED should be steadily on.please go to section 2-2-4 .please go to section 2-2-3 .please go to section 2-2-1 .4. If it’s set to use static IP address. the next step you should do is setup the router with proper network parameters. or you’re unsure. or jump to ‘4-2 Troubleshooting’ for possible reasons and solution. your computer must be able to get an IP address automatically (use dynamic IP address). please follow the following instructions to configure your computer to use dynamic IP address: If the operating system of your computer is…. Windows 95/98/Me Windows 2000 Windows XP Windows Vista . Before you can connect to the router and start configuration procedures. Please check all LEDs on the front panel.

then click ‘Properties’. Double-click Network icon. Click ‘Start’ button (it should be located at lower-left corner of your computer). then click control panel. Select ‘TCP/IP’. . and Network window will appear.2-2-1 Windows 95/98/Me IP address setup: 1.

then click ‘OK’.2. Select ‘Obtain an IP address from a DHCP server’. .

Click ‘Start’ button (it should be located at lower-left corner of your computer). Double-click Network and Dial-up Connections icon. and Local Area Connection Properties window will appear. then click control panel. Select ‘Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)’.2-2-2Windows 2000 IP address setup: 1. double click Local Area Connection. then click ‘Properties’ .

.2. then click ‘OK’. Select ‘Obtain an IP address automatically’ and ‘Obtain DNS server address automatically’.

Double-click Network and Internet Connections icon. then click control panel.2-2-3Windows XP IP address setup: 1. and then click ‘Properties’ . Local Area Connection Status window will appear. click Network Connections. then double-click Local Area Connection. Click ‘Start’ button (it should be located at lower-left corner of your computer).

. Select ‘Obtain an IP address automatically’ and ‘Obtain DNS server address automatically’.2. then click ‘OK’.

Click View Network Status and Tasks.. Local Area Connection Properties window will appear. and then click ‘Properties’ . then select ‘Properties’. then click Manage Network Connections. select ‘Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP / IPv4).Right-click Local Area Netwrok. Click ‘Start’ button (it should be located at lower-left corner of your computer). then click control panel.2-2-4Windows Vista IP address setup: 1.

2. . Select ‘Obtain an IP address automatically’ and ‘Obtain DNS server address automatically’. then click ‘OK’.

2-2-5 Router IP address lookup After the IP address setup is complete. please click ‘start’ -> ‘run’ at the bottom-lower corner of your desktop: Input ‘cmd’. then click ‘OK’ .

Connect the router’s management interface by web browser After your computer obtained an IP address from router. Please check the IP address followed by ‘Default Gateway’ (In this example.Input ‘ipconfig’. 3.1. the IP address of router is 192. to recheck every step of network setup procedure.168. or the address followed by ‘IP Address’ begins with ‘169’. and / or go to the beginning of this chapter.) NOTE: If the IP address of Gateway is not displayed. The following message should be shown: . then press ‘Enter’ key. please recheck network connection between your computer and router.0. please start your web browser. please note that this value may be different. and input the IP address of router in address bar.

and default password is ‘1234’. default user name is ‘admin’. and you can see the web management interface of this router: . then press ‘OK’ button.Please input user name and password in the field respectively.

it means you didn’t input username and password correctly. You can find the shortcut which leads to these setting categories at the upper-right corner of every page. please go to ‘4-2 Troubleshooting’ to perform a factory reset. and don’t have to go back to the first page. and you’re being prompted to input user name and password again. General Setup. Please retype user name and password again. TIP: This page shows the four major setting categories: QuickSetup. If you’re certain about the user name and password you type are correct. and Tools. Status. . to set the password back to default value. and you can jump to another category directly by clicking the link.NOTE: If you can’t see the web management interface.

Please follow the following instructions to complete the ‘Quick Setup’: Please go to QuickSetup menu by clicking ‘QuickSetup’ button. HERE! . which will help you to complete all required settings you need to access the Internet in very short time.2-3 Using ‘Quick Setup’ This router provides a ‘Quick Setup’ procedure.

Click “Use this wizard to setup your internet connection” Click “Use this setup to configure your router as a normal router” .

2. Broadband Type Please choose the broadband (Internet connection) type you’re using in this page. There are five types of Internet connection, they are: Dynamic IP Cable Modem Fixed-IP xDSL PPPoE xDSL PPTP xDSL L2TP xDSL - Please go to section 2-3-1 - Please go to section 2-3-1 - Please go to section 2-3-2 - Please go to section 2-3-3 - Please go to section 2-3-4 - Please go to section 2-3-5

If you’re not sure, please contact your Internet service provider. A wrong Internet connection type will cause connection problem, and you will not be able to connect to internet. If you want to go back to previous step, please press ‘Back’ button on the bottom of this page.
NOTE: Some service providers use ‘DHCP’ (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol) to assign IP address to you. In this case, you can choose ‘Cable Modem’ as Internet connection type, even you’re using another connection type, like xDSL. Also, some cable modem uses PPPoE, so you can choose ‘PPPoE xDSL’ for such cable modem connection, even you’re using a cable modem.

2-3-1 Setup procedure for ‘Dynamic IP’ or ‘Cable Modem’: 2-3-1 Setup procedure for ‘Dynamic IP” and “Cable modem” ’:

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Here are descriptions of every setup items:

Host Name (1):

Please input the host name of your computer, this is optional, and only required if your service provider asks you to do so. Please input MAC address of your computer here, if your service provider only permits computer with certain MAC address to access internet. If you’re using the computer which used to connect to Internet via cable modem, you can simply press ‘Clone Mac address’ button to fill the MAC address field with the MAC address of your computer.

MAC address (2):

After you finish with all settings, please click ‘OK’ (3) button; if you want to go back to previous menu, click ‘Back’. 2-3-2 Setup procedure for ‘Fixed-IP xDSL’:

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Here are descriptions of every setup items: IP address Please input IP address assigned assigned by your by your service provider. Service Provider (1): Subnet Mask (2):

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Please input subnet mask assigned by your service provider

Service Provider Please input the IP address of DNS server Gateway Address (3): provided by your service provider. DNS Adress : Go to Menu WAN -> DNS and enter IPadress of DNS server provided by your provider.

You must use the addresses provided by your Internet service provider, wrong setting value will cause connection problem.

When you finish with all settings, press ‘OK’ (5); if you want to go back to previous menu, click ‘Back’.
NOTE: You can choose this Internet connection method if your service provider assigns a fixed IP address (also know as static address) to you, and not using DHCP or PPPoE protocol. Please contact your service provider for further information.

2-3-3 Setup procedure for ‘PPPoE xDSL’:

1 2 3 4 5 6 Here are descriptions of every setup items: User Name (1): 7 Please input user name assigned by your Internet service provider here. Please input the password assigned by your Internet service provider here. Please give a name to this Internet service, this is optional Please input the MTU value of your network connection here. If you don’t know, you can use default value.

Password (2):

Service Name (3):

MTU (4):

connect on Demand .Connection Type (5): Please select the connection type of Internet connection you wish to use (detailed explanation listed below). MTU . Here we start from WAN interface setting: .Please use default value if you don’t know what it is. (detailed explanation listed below).keep internet connection alive. Please input idle time out. and ‘Manual’ only connects to Internet when ‘Connect’ button on this page is pressed.There are 3 options: ‘Continuous’ . Connection Type . please click ‘OK’ (7). if you want to go back to previous menu. do not disconnect. Idle Time Out (6): When you finish with all settings. click ‘Back’. Idle Time Out: Specify the time to shutdown internet connect after no internet activity is detected by minute. and disconnects when ‘Disconnect button is pressed.only connects to Internet when there’s a connect attempt. 2-3-4 Setup procedure for ‘PPTP xDSL’: PPTP xDSL requires two kinds of setting: WAN interface setting (setup IP address) and PPTP setting (PPTP user name and password). This option is only available when connection type is ‘Connect on Demand’. or ask your service provider for a proper value.

Select the type of how you obtain IP address from your service provider here. You can choose ‘Obtain an IP address automatically’ (equal to DHCP, please refer to ‘Cable Modem’ section above), or ‘Use the following IP address’ (i.e. static IP address). WAN interface settings must be correctly set, or the Internet connection will fail even those settings of PPTP settings are correct. Please contact your Internet service provider if you don’t know what you should fill in these fields. Now please go to PPTP settings section:

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8 Here are descriptions of every setup items: User ID (1): Please input user ID (user name) assigned by your Internet service provider here.

Password (2):

Please input the password assigned by your Internet service provider here. Please input the IP address of PPTP gateway assigned by your Internet service provider here. Please input the connection ID here, this is optional and you can leave it blank. Please input the MTU value of your network connection here. If you don’t know, you can use default value. Please select the connection type of Internet connection you wish to use, please refer to last section for detailed descriptions. Please input the idle time out of Internet connection you wish to use, and refer to last section for detailed descriptions.

PPTP Gateway (3): Connection ID (4): MTU (5):

Connection type (6):

Idle Time Out (7):

Setting item ‘BEZEQ-ISRAEL’ is only required to check if you’re using the service provided by BEZEQ network in Israel. When you finish with all settings, please click ‘OK (8); if you want to go back to previous menu, click ‘Back’.

2-3-5 Setup procedure for ‘L2TP xDSL’: L2TP is another popular connection method for xDSL and other Internet connection types, and all required setting items are the same with PPTP connection. Like PPTP, there are two kinds of required setting, we’ll start from ‘WAN Interface Settings’:

Please select the type of how you obtain IP address from your service provider here. You can choose ‘Obtain an IP address automatically’ (equal to DHCP, please refer to ‘Cable Modem’ section above), or ‘Use the following IP address’ (equal to static IP address, please refer to ‘PPPoE xDSL’ section above). WAN interface settings must be correctly set, or the Internet connection will fail even those settings of PPTP settings are correct. Please contact your Internet service provider if you don’t know what you should fill in these fields. 2-3-4 Setup procedure for ‘L2TP’:

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7 Here are descriptions of every setup items: User ID (1): Please input user ID (user name) assigned by your Internet service provider here.

or click ‘General Setup’ link at the upper-right corner of web management interface. password. and remote management settings. 2-4 Basic Setup In this chapter. If you don’t know. you’ll know how to change the time zone. . please click ‘OK (7). L2TP Gateway (3): Please input the IP address of PPTP gateway assigned by your Internet service provider here. Please select the connection type of Internet connection you wish to use. click ‘Back’. Please input the idle time out of Internet connection you wish to use.Password (2): Please input the password assigned by your Internet service provider here. and refer to last section for detailed descriptions. if you want to go back to previous menu. MTU (4): Please input the MTU value of your network connection here. you can use default value. Connection type (5): Idle Time Out (6): When you finish with all settings. please refer to last section for detailed descriptions. Please start your web browser and log onto router web management interface. then click ‘General Setup’ button on the left.

2-4-1 Time zone and time auto-synchronization Please follow the following instructions to set time zone and time auto-synchronization parameters: Please click ‘System’ menu on the left of web management interface. If you want to enable daylight savings setting. please check ‘Enable Function’ box. click ‘Apply’. When you finish. then click ‘Time Zone’. and set the duration of daylight setting. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: Please select time zone at ‘Set time zone’ drop-down list. You’ll see the following message displayed on web browser: . and input the IP address or host name of time server.

2-4-2 Change management password Default password of this router is 1234. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: 1 2 3 Here are descriptions of every setup items: Current Please input current password here. and it’s displayed on the login prompt when accessed from web browser. There’s a security risk if you don’t change the default password. then click ‘Password Settings’. Password (1): . press ‘Apply’ to save the settings made and restart the router so the settings will take effect after it reboots. please follow the following instructions: Please click ‘System’ menu on the left of web management interface. for detailed descriptions on time zone settings. To change password.Press ‘Continue’ to save the settings made and back to web management interface. NOTE: You can refer to the instructions given in last chapter: ‘Using Quick Setup’. since everyone can see it. This is very important when you have wireless function enabled.

and try to input current password again. please click ‘OK’ to go back to previous menu. If you see the following message: It means the content in ‘Current Password’ field is wrong. If the current and new passwords are correctly entered. click ‘Cancel’.New Password (2): Please input new password here. you’ll be prompted to input your new password: . Confirmed Password (3): Please input new password here again. you’ll see the following message: Please retype the new password again when you see above message. When you finish. If you want to keep original password unchanged. click ‘Apply’. If the password you typed in ‘New Password’ (2) and ‘Confirmed Password’ (3) field are not the same. after you click ‘Apply’.

you can still management this router from a specific IP address by enabling the ‘Remote Management’ Function. or didn’t change default password). please follow the following instructions: Please click ‘System’ menu on the left of web management interface. 2-4-3 Remote Management This router does not allow management access from Internet. then click ‘Remote Management’. and you should be able to login with new password. To do so.Please use new password to enter web management interface again. However. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: 1 2 3 4 Here are descriptions of every setup items: . to prevent possible security risks (especially when you defined a weak password.

Host Address (1): Input the IP address of the remote host you wish to initiate a management access. If you’re providing a web service (default port number is 80). you should try to use other port number. press ‘Apply’ to save the settings made and restart the router so the settings will take effect after it reboots. or something like ‘32245’ or ‘1429’. You can define the port number this router should expect an incoming request. click ‘Apply’. (Any integer between 1 and 65534) Port (2): When you finish with all settings. You can use the default port setting ‘8080’. and you’ll see the following message displayed on web browser: Press ‘Continue’ to save the settings made and back to web management interface. .

For example. you have to input following address in the address bar of web browser: http://1. you have to input the IP address and port number of this router. Please either ask your service provider to give you a static IP address. it will not be a problem.4. or use dynamic IP to host name mapping services like DDNS. but if the IP address your service provider assigns to you will vary every time you establish an internet connection. you have to assign the port number in the address bar of web browser manually.3. NOTE: Default port number the web browser will use is ‘80’.4:8888 . and the port number you set is 8888.2. if the IP address of this router is 1. Please refer to chapter 2-5-8 ‘DDNS client’ for details.3. this will be a problem. If the ‘Port’ setting in this page is not ‘80’.2. If your Internet service provider assigns you with a static IP address.NOTE: When you want to manage this router from another computer on internet.

However.Please go to section 2-5-5 . please click ‘More Configuration’ button after a method is selected.Please go to section 2-5-3 . To start configuration. you can setup WAN connections up by using WAN configuration menu. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: Please select an Internet connection method depend on the type of connection you’re using. You can also set advanced functions like DDNS (Dynamic DNS) here.Please go to section 2-5-2 .Please go to section 2-5-4 . please follow the following instructions: Please click ‘WAN’ menu on the left of web management interface.Please go to section 2-5-7 . You can either click the connection method on the left (1) or right (2).2-5 Setup Internet Connection (WAN Setup) Internet connections setup can be done by using ‘Quick Setup’ menu described in chapter 2-3. If you select the connection method on the right.Please go to section 2-5-8 . 1 2 Dynamic IP Static IP PPPoE PPTP L2TP DNS DDNS .Please go to section 2-5-1 .

If you’re using the computer which used to connect to Internet via cable modem. please click ‘Cancel’. After you click ‘Apply’. if you want to remove and value you entered. MAC Address (2): After you finish with all settings.2-5-1 Setup procedure for ‘Dynamic IP’: 1 2 3 Here are descriptions of every setup items: Host Name (1): Please input host name of your computer. if your service provider only permits computer with certain MAC address to access internet. Please input MAC address of your computer. please click ‘Apply’ (3). the following message will be displayed on your web browser: . and only required if your service provider asks you to do so. this is optional. you can simply press ‘Clone Mac address’ button to fill the MAC address field with the MAC address of your computer.

Service Provider Gateway Address (3): After you finish with all settings.Please click ‘Continue’ (1) to back to previous setup menu. please click ‘Apply’ (4) button. or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). to continue on router setup. Please input subnet mask assigned by your service provider Please input the IP address of DNS server provided by your service provider. 2-5-2 Setup procedure for ‘Static IP’: 1 2 3 4 Here are descriptions of every setup items: IP address assigned by your Service Provider (1): Subnet Mask (2): Please input IP address assigned by your service provider. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: .

Please input the password assigned by your Internet service provider here. Password (2): . 2-5-3 Setup procedure for ‘PPPoE’: 1 2 3 4 5 6 User Name (1): Please input user name assigned by your Internet service provider here. please click ‘Cancel’ button.Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu. to continue on other setup procedures. or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). If you want to reset all settings in this page back to previously-saved value.

If you don’t know. Please input idle time out. If you want to reset all settings in this page back to previously-saved value. (detailed explanation listed below).Service Name (3): Please give a name to this Internet service. to continue on other setup procedures. Please select the connection type of Internet connection you wish to use (detailed explanation listed below). or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). this is optional Please input the MTU value of your network connection here. Here we start from WAN interface setting: . MTU (4): Connection Type (5): Idle Time Out (6): After you finish with all settings. you can use default value. 2-5-4 Setup procedure for ‘PPTP’: PPTP requires two kinds of setting: WAN interface setting (setup IP address) and PPTP setting (PPTP user name and password). please click ‘Apply’ (7) button. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu. please click ‘Cancel’ button.

static IP address) WAN interface settings must be correctly set. Now please go to PPTP settings section: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Here are descriptions of every setup items: . or ‘Use the following IP address’ (i. or the Internet connection will fail even those settings of PPTP settings are correct.e.Select the type of how you obtain IP address from your service provider here. Please contact your Internet service provider if you don’t know what you should fill in these fields. You can choose ‘Obtain an IP address automatically’ (equal to DHCP. please refer to ‘Cable Modem’ section above).

Please input the idle time out of Internet connection you wish to use.User ID (1): Please input user ID (user name) assigned by your Internet service provider here. 2-5-5 Setup procedure for ‘L2TP’: . When you finish with all settings. if you want to go back to previous menu. click ‘Back’. Please input the password assigned by your Internet service provider here. Connection type (6): Idle Time Out (7): Setting item ‘BEZEQ-ISRAEL’ is only required to check if you’re using the service provided by BEZEQ network in Israel. you can use default value. and refer to last section for detailed descriptions. If you don’t know. please click ‘OK (8). Please select the connection type of Internet connection you wish to use. please refer to last section for detailed descriptions. MTU (5): Please input the MTU value of your network connection here. this is optional and you can leave it blank. Password (2): PPTP Gateway (3): Please input the IP address of PPTP gateway assigned by your Internet service provider here. Connection ID (4): Please input the connection ID here.

Please input the idle time out of Internet connection you wish to use. and refer to last section for detailed descriptions. 2-5-7 Setup procedure for ‘DNS’: .1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Here are descriptions of every setup items: User ID (1): Please input user ID (user name) assigned by your Internet service provider here. click ‘Back’. you can use default value. Please input the IP address of PPTP gateway assigned by your Internet service provider here. Please input the password assigned by your Internet service provider here. Please select the connection type of Internet connection you wish to use. please click ‘OK (7). Password (2): L2TP Gateway (3): MTU (4): Connection type (5): Idle Time Out (6): When you finish with all settings. if you want to go back to previous menu. If you don’t know. please refer to last section for detailed descriptions. Please input the MTU value of your network connection here.

Please input the IP address of another DNS server provided by your service provider. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: . only numeric characters and dots are accepted) 10. at least one DNS server’s IP address should be assigned automatically.. please click ‘Apply’ (3) button.30. if you have preferred DNS server. this is optional. Secondary DNS Address (2): NOTE: Only IP address can be entered here.com…………………………………………. 1 2 3 Here are descriptions of every setup items: DNS Address (1): Please input the IP address of DNS server provided by your service provider.20.serviceprovider.40……………………………………………………………… Correct dns. However.. Incorrect After you finish with all settings. you can input the IP address of DNS server here.e. or your service provider didn’t assign the IP address of DNS server because of any reason.If you select ‘Dynamic IP’ or ‘PPPoE’ as Internet connection method. DO NOT use the hostname of DNS server! (i.

It will be a problem when such user wants to provide services to other users on Internet. . or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting).tzo.com) Please go to one of DDNS service provider’s webpage listed above. This router supports DDNS service of following service providers: DynDNS (http://www.Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu. to continue on other setup procedures. because their IP address will vary every time when connected to Internet.dyndns. If you want to reset all settings in this page back to previously-saved value. and get a free DDNS account by the instructions given on their webpage. please click ‘Cancel’ button. and other user will not be able to know the IP address they’re using at a certain time. 2-5-8 Setup procedure for ‘DDNS’: DDNS (Dynamic DNS) is a IP-to-Hostname mapping service for those Internet users who don’t have a static (fixed) IP address.org) TZO (http://www.

to continue on . Provider (2): Domain Name (3): Account / E-Mail (4): Password / Key (5): Input DDNS service password or key. After you finish with all settings. please click ‘Apply’ (6) button. Input the domain name you’ve obtained from DDNS service provider. Select your DDNS service provider here. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu.1 2 3 4 5 6 Here are descriptions of every setup items: Dynamic DNS (1): If you want to enable DDNS function. please select ‘Enabled’. otherwise please select ‘Disabled’. Input account or email of DDNS registration.

or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). please click ‘Cancel’ button. .other setup procedures. If you want to reset all settings in this page back to previously-saved value.

it’s suggested to use 192. . 3. here are some suggestions. and dynamic IP address (IP address of computers will be assigned by router automatically.e. It’s recommended for most of computers to use dynamic IP address. they should use static IP address. don’t worry! We will provide recommended setup values below. In most cases.d. This router is capable to work with up to 253 clients.0’ as subnet mask. A valid IP address has 4 fields: a. and pick a number between 0 and 254 for field ‘c’. so you can set ‘d’ field of IP address of router as 1 or 254 (or any number between 1 and 254). If you don’t really understand the descriptions listed above.255. so everyone can locate those servers easily.168. they must have a valid IP address. For computers which are not dedicated to provide specific service to others. Suggestions on IP address numbering plan: If you have no idea on how to define an IP address plan for your network.c. 4.2-6 Wired LAN Configuration Before all computers using wired Ethernet connection (i. for most of home and company users. Give each of them a unique number between 1 and 253. print service. where c is an integer between 0 and 254. so other computes can locate the server. and maintain a list. you should use ‘255.c. For all servers and network devices which will provide services to other people (like Internet service. which allows up to 253 clients (this also meets router’s capability of working with up to 253 clients). 1.255. static IP address should be used. for servers and network devices which will provide services to other computer and users that come from Internet. especially when there are a lot of computers in your network. it will save a lot of time on setting IP addresses for every computer. There are two ways to assign IP addresses to computers: static IP address (set the IP address for every computer manually). 2. and d is an integer between 1 and 254. those computers connect to this router’s LAN port 1 to 4 by Ethernet cable) can communicate with each other and access internet.d. they should use dynamic IP address. and file service).b.

or set it to ‘Disabled’. select ‘Enabled’.255. ‘DHCP Server’.1d Spanning Tree (3): Please input the IP address of this router. and ‘Static DHCP Leases Table’. Here are setup instructions for each of them: 2-6-1 LAN IP section: 1 2 3 4 Here are descriptions of every setup items: IP address (1): Subnet Mask (2): 802.1d Spanning Tree: Disabled DHCP Server: Enabled .0 802. If you wish to activate 802.1 Subnet Mask: 255.1d spanning tree function.1d Spanning Tree’.0.Please follow the following instructions to set wired LAN parameters: Please click ‘LAN’ menu on the left of web management interface. or set it to ‘Disabled’ If you want to activate DHCP server function of this router. DHCP Server (4): Recommended Value if you don’t know what to fill: IP Address: 192. there are three setup groups here: ‘LAN IP’. select ‘Enabled’ for setup item ‘802.255. Please input subnet mask for this network.168.

2-6-2 DHCP Server: 1 2 3 4 These settings are only available when ‘DHCP Server’ in ‘LAN IP’ section is ‘Enabled’. and ‘c’ field) should be the same.0.168. Please input the start IP address of the IP range. This is optional. ‘b’. if you have less than 20 computers) Start IP: 192. you can also optionally input the domain name for your network.100 End IP: 192. and can not the same with router’s IP address. Start IP (2): End IP (3): Domain Name (4): Recommended Value if you don’t know what to fill: Lease Time: Two Weeks (or ‘Forever’. too.200 Domain Name: (leave it blank) NOTE: 1. and here are descriptions of every setup items: Lease Time (1): Please choose a lease time (the duration that every computer can keep a specific IP address) of every IP address assigned by this router from dropdown menu. 2. The number of the last field (mentioned ‘d’ field) of ‘End IP’ must be greater than ‘Start IP’. If you wish. Please input the end IP address of the IP range. These settings will affect wireless clients.168.0. 3. . The former three fields of IP address of ‘Start IP’. and ‘IP Address of ‘LAN IP’ section (mentioned ‘a’. ‘End IP’.

however. you will not be able to assign a certain IP address to a specific computer. since IP addresses will be assigned in random order by this way). so you don’t have to set the IP address for a computer. otherwise uncheck it to disable this function. click this button to add the pair to static DHCP leases table. and still enjoy the benefit of using DHCP server. you can also assign an IP address to a specific computer permanently. and from a to f. 1 2 3 4 Here are descriptions of every setup items: Enable Static DHCP Leases (1): MAC Address (2): Check this box to enable this function. Maximum 16 static IP addresses can be assigned here.2-6-3 Static DHCP Leases Table: This function allows you to assign a static IP address to a specific computer forever. IP address (3): ‘Add’ (4): . like ‘001122aabbcc’) Input the IP address you want to assign to this computer or network device After you inputted MAC address and IP address pair. Input the MAC address of the computer or network device (total 12 characters. (If you set ‘Lease Time’ to ‘forever’ in ‘DHCP Server’ section. with character from 0 to 9.

After you clicked ‘Add’. or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). if you want to delete all mappings. After you finish all LAN settings. then click ‘Delete Selected’ button (2). After you click ‘Apply’. 1 2 3 4 If you want to delete a specific item. click ‘Clear’.If you want to remove all characters you just entered. please click ‘Apply’ button on the bottom of this page. please check the ‘Select’ box of a MAC address and IP address mapping (1). If you want to deselect all mappings. the MAC address and IP address mapping will be added to ‘Static DHCP Leases Table’ section. click ‘Delete All’ (3). to continue on router setup. . the following message will be displayed on your web browser: Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu. click ‘Reset (4).

the following message will be displayed on your web browser: . Please follow the following instructions to set wireless parameters: Please click ‘Wireless’ menu on the left of web management interface. PDA. then click ‘Apply’ (2) button. or the wireless interface of this router will not function. please select ‘Disable’ (3). You must enable wireless function of this router. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser. then click ‘Apply’ (2) button. Please select ‘Enable’ (1).2-7 Wireless LAN Configuration If your computer. you can you can use the wireless function of this router to let them connect to Internet and share resources with other computers with wired-LAN connection. You can also use the built-in security functions to protect your network from being intruded by malicious intruders. or other network devices which is equipped with wireless network interface. If you’re coming here because you want to disable wireless function. game console. 1 3 2 After you click ‘Apply’.

to expand the scope of network. AP Bridge-Point to Multi-Point: Connect this router with up to four other wireless routers. AP Bridge-Point to Point: Connect this router with another wireless router. 2-7-1 Basic Wireless Settings Please click ‘Wireless’ menu on the left of web management interface. AP Bridge-WDS: Connect this router with up to four WDS-capable wireless routers. to expand the scope of network. c. or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). to expand the scope of network. then click ‘Basic Settings’. AP: Standard wireless AP (access point). to continue on other setup procedures.Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu. d. b. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: This wireless router can be work in 6 modes: a. .

Please go to section 2-7-1-4 . and the following message will be displayed: 1 2 3 4 Here are descriptions of every setup items: . If you want to use your wireless router to expand the scope of network.Please go to section 2-7-1-6 . NOTE: For ‘AP Bridge-Point to Point’ and ‘AP Bridge-Point to Multi-Point’ mode.Please go to section 2-7-1-3 . wireless router is operated in wireless bridge dedicated mode – wireless router is only used to expand the scope of network.e. This mode can be used to repeat a wireless network. AP Client : Connect this router as a wireless client to your existing network. and continue on other operation mode specific settings: AP AP Bridge-Point to Point AP Bridge-Point to Multi Point AP Bridge-WDS AP-Client Universal Repeater 2-7-1-1 Setup procedure for ‘AP’: Please select the radio band you want to use from ‘Band’ dropdown menu (2). f.Please go to section 2-7-1-1 .Please go to section 2-7-1-5 . please select ‘AP Bridge-WDS’ mode. and also accept wireless clients. Universal Repeater : In this mode 29150 activate both AP Client and AP mode at the same time. and no wireless clients will be accepted. Please select a proper operation mode you want to use from ‘Mode’ dropdown menu (1).Please go to section 2-7-1-2 .

etc. Default SSID is ‘AirLink29150’. You can type any alphanumerical characters here. only allows 802.11g clients).4 GHz (N) 2. You can choose any channel number you want to use. 2.4GHz band. 2. 2. and almost all wireless clients can locate the channel you’re using automatically . 2.11g wireless network client to connect this router (maximum transfer rate 11Mbps for 802.4GHz band.4 GHz (B+G) 2. available channel numbers are 1 to 13. and maximum 54Mbps for 802.11n wireless network client to connect this router.4GHz band.4 GHz (B) 2.11b and 802. only allows 802. only allows 802. it’s recommended to change default ESSID value to the one which is meaningful to you.4 GHz (G) ESSID (3): This is the name of wireless router.11b wireless network client to connect this router (maximum transfer rate 11Mbps). office_room1. like myhome. Channel Number (4): Please select a channel from the dropdown list of ‘Channel Number’. maximum 32 characters.11g wireless network client to connect this router (maximum transfer rate 11Mbps).Band (2): Please select the radio band from one of following options: 2.4GHz band. ESSID is used to identify your own wireless router from others when there are other wireless routers in the same area.11b clients. only allows 802.

TIPS: You can try to change channel number to another one if you think the data transfer rate is too slow.without any problem. which will disturb the radio communication between wireless client and the wireless router. Here are instructions about how to connect two wireless routers together: 1 2 3 4 5 . There could be some other wireless routeres using the same channel. This function is very convenient when you need to connect two networks between two buildings. and all clients (wired only – AP will not accept wireless clients in this mode) of two wireless routers will think they’re on the same physical network. you can connect your wireless router with another. and this would help in certain scenario when there is some radio communication problem. 2-7-1-2 Setup procedure for ‘AP Bridge-Point to Point: In this mode. some wireless client supports manual channel number select.4 GHz (B+G+N) to maximize wireless client compatibility. it’s still useful to remember the channel number you use. it’s recommended to choose ‘2. However. to combine two access points and expand the scope of wireless network. NOTE: If you don’t special reason to limit the type of allowed wireless client. or keep having problem while transferring the file over wireless network.

two wireless routers must use the same setting. please check the web browser or antivirus program. 2-7-1-3 Setup procedure for ‘AP Bridge-Point to Multi-Point’: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 .NOTE: Two wireless routers must use the same mode. band. two wireless routers must use the same setting. Select the channel you want to use. channel number. Click to set security settings for this connection (Please go to section ‘2-7-3 Wireless Security’ for detailed instructions). and security setting! Here are descriptions of every setup items: Band (2) Select the band you want to use. some of them will block popup window. Channel Number (3) MAC address (4) Set Security (5) Input the MAC address of another wireless router. NOTE: If you didn’t see popup window.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 . two wireless routers must use the same setting. you can expand the scope of network by combining up to four other access points together. Channel Number (3) MAC address 1 to 4 (4 . Select the channel you want to use.Here are descriptions of every setup items: Band (2) Select the band you want to use. 2-7-1-4 Setup procedure for ‘AP Bridge – WDS’ In this mode.7) Set Security (8) Click to set security settings for this connection (Please go to section ‘2-7-3 Wireless Security’ for detailed instructions). and every access point can still accept wireless clients. Input the MAC address of other wireless routers. two wireless routers must use the same setting.

8) Set Security (9) Click to set security settings for this connection (Please go to section ‘2-7-3 Wireless Security’ for detailed instructions). or different with other wireless routers so you can identify each of them. to continue on router setup. After you finish the wireless setting. Input the ESSID of your wireless router. please click ‘Apply’ button. two wireless routers must use the same setting. ESSID (3) Channel Number (4) MAC address 1 to 4 (5 . or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). Select the channel you want to use. . Input the MAC address of other wireless routers. it can be the same with other wireless routers for the convenience of roaming.Here are descriptions of every setup items: Band (2) Select the band you want to use. the following message will be displayed on your web browser: Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu. two wireless routers must use the same setting. after you click ‘Apply’.

In client mode you Must use same setting as parent AP. WII or other equipment to the wireless 2 network. This mode can be used to connect 1 Computers. Use this utility to scan for wireless networks. If requested bu host network enter MAC address for your router here. please click ‘Apply’ button..Click connect in this utility to manually select ESSID.2-7-1-5 Setup procedure for ‘AP Client” In this mode the 29150 act as a wireless client (just as when you connect your computer to the wireless router). PS3. ESSID (2) Site survey MAC address After you finish the wireless setting. Input the ESSID of the wireless network you want to connect to. 3 4 Here are descriptions of every setup items: Band (1) Select the band you want to use. after you click ‘Apply’. XBOX360. the following message will be displayed on your web browser: .

If network you want to connect use SSID “defaut” then please enter default in this field. you can expand the scope of network by connecting the 29150 to another wireless router. In this mode you Must use same setting as parent AP.2-7-1-6 Setup procedure for ‘Universal Repeater” In this mode. In Universal repeater mode the 29150 can repeate all routers you have access to. IMPORTANT !! ESSID(2) and Root AP SSID(4) must never be the same in this mode. ESSID (2) Associated Clients (3) Root AP SSID (4) . 1 2 3 4 5 Here are descriptions of every setup items: Band (1) Select the band you want to use. Input the ESSID of the new wireless network you want to create. Enter SSID of parent wireless network. The difference between WDS (2-7-1-4) and Universal repeater is that in WSD mode the other routers must have WDS support. Click here to show a list of active client connected to this router.

please click ‘Wireless’ menu on the left of web management interface. then click ‘Advanced Settings’. the following message will be displayed on your web browser: 2-7-2 Advanced Wireless Settings This router provides some advanced control of wireless parameters.Site Survey Use this utility to scan for wireless networks. if you want to configure these settings. please click ‘Apply’ button..Click connect in this utility to manually select ESSID. After you finish the wireless setting. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 . after you click ‘Apply’.

Decide if the wireless router will broadcast its own ESSID or not.11n clients. Set the wireless data transfer rate to a certain value. default value is 3. Do not modify default value if you don’t know what it is. Do not modify default value if you don’t know what it is. Set the RTS threshold of wireless radio. Do not modify default value if you don’t know what it is. default value is 2346.Here are descriptions of every setup items: Fragment Threshold: Set the Fragment threshold of wireless radio. default value is 2347. default value is 100. Set the DTIM period of wireless radio. You can hide the ESSID of your RTS Threshold: Beacon Interval: DTIM Period: Data Rate: N Data Rate: Channel Width: Preamble Type: Broadcast ESSID: . default setting is ‘Short Preamble’. Do not modify default value if you don’t know what it is. Do not modify default value if you don’t know what it is. but only for 802. Same as above. Set the type of preamble of wireless radio. it’s not necessary to change this value unless you know what will happen after modification. default setting is ‘Auto 20/40 MHz’. Set channel width of wireless radio. Do not modify default value if you don’t know what it is. Since most of wireless devices will negotiate with each other and pick a proper data transfer rate automatically. Set the beacon interval of wireless radio.

However. default value is ‘Disable’. your wireless router should be able to work fine. so only people those who know the ESSID of your wireless router can get connected. it’s safe to set this option to ‘Enable’. Unless you’re using this wireless router in a really big space. it will enhance the data transfer performance of multimedia contents when they’re being transferred over wireless network. only for 11g). Tx Power: Turbo Mode: WMM: After you finish these wireless settings. If you don’t know what it is / not sure if you need it. button. it’s recommended to set this option to ‘Enable’. CTS Protect: Enabling this setting will reduce the chance of radio signal collisions between 802. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: . you may not have to set output power to 100%. default value is ‘Enable’. You can set the output power of wireless radio. Enhance the data transfer rate of LAN (up to 35Mbps. however. The short of Wi-Fi MultiMedia. too. if you set to ‘None’.11b and 802.11g wireless access points. It’s recommended to set this option to ‘Auto’ or ‘Always’. please click ‘Apply’ button. This will enhance security (malicious / unknown users in distance will not be able to reach your wireless router).wireless router (set the option to ‘Disable’).

there are four options: 2-7-3-1 Disable wireless security When you select this mode. then follow the following instructions to set wireless security settings: Please select an encryption method from ‘Encryption’ dropdown menu. 2-7-3-2 WEP . hackers and malicious users can reach your network and valuable data without your consent and this will cause serious security problem. or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). data encryption is disabled. To set wireless security settings.Wired Equivalent Privacy . then click ‘Security Settings’. Please click ‘Wireless’ menu on the left of web management interface. or disable ESSID broadcast). Only use this option when you really want to allow everyone to use your wireless router. to continue on router setup. and every wireless device in proximity will be able to connect your wireless router if no other security measure is enabled (like MAC address access control .see section 2-7-4.Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu. 2-7-3 Wireless Security It’s very important to set wireless security settings properly! If you don’t. and you don’t care if there’s someone reads the data you transfer over network without your consent.

select ‘Key 1’. the number of characters must be the same as the number displayed at ‘Key Format’ field. and A-Z) if you select ‘ASCII’ key format. and if you select . Using ‘128-bit’ is safer than ’64-bit’. the wireless router will use WEP encryption. the number of characters of key will be displayed. Key Format (3): Default Tx Key (4): You can set up to four sets of WEP key. you’ll see the message at the right of ‘Key Format’ is ‘Hex (10 characters). if you select ’64-bit’ as key length. and ‘Hex’ as key format. Encryption Key 1 to 4 (5-8): Input WEP key characters here. a-z. There are two types of key format: ASCII and Hex. If you don’t know which one you should use. which means the length of WEP key is 10 characters. and you can decide which key is being used by default here. For example. When you select a key format.When you select this mode. You can use any alphanumerical characters (0-9. but will reduce some data transfer performance. and the following setup menu will be shown on your web browser: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Here are descriptions of every setup items: Key Length (2): 10 There are two types of WEP key length: 64-bit and 128-bit.

a-f. just intended to show you how a WEP key look like). TIPS: Some examples of WEP key (Don’t use those examples. . and it’s worth to use complicated WEP key to improve security level. so you only have to input the WEP key on wireless client once. they should not be same with each other. Please input the port number of radius password here.1x Check this box and another sub-menu will appear: Authentication (9): 11 12 13 RADIUS Server IP address (11): RADIUS Server Port (12): RADIUS Server Password (13): Please input the IP address of radius server here Please input the port number of radius server here. do not use those words which can be found in a dictionary or too easy to remember! (‘pilot’ and ‘phone’ listed above are bad examples. use the one of your own!): ASCII (5 characters): pilot phone 23561 2Hyux #@xmL ASCII (13 characters): digitalFAMILY 82Jh26xHy3m&n Hex (10 characters): 287d2aa732 1152dabc85 Hex (26 characters): 9284bcda8427c9e036f7abcd84 To improve security level.‘Hex’ as key format. Wireless clients will remember the WEP key. and if you entered multiple WEP keys. You must enter at least one encryption key here. you can use characters 0-9. and A-F. Enable 802.

or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). and the following setup menu will be shown on your web browser: 1 2 3 4 5 Here are descriptions of every setup items: WPA Unicast Cipher Suite (2): Please select a type of WPA cipher suite. but you have to make sure your wireless client support the cipher you selected. please click ‘Apply’ button (10) and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu. WPA2 (AES).After you finish WEP setting. 2-7-3-3 Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA): When you select this mode. Available options are: WPA (TKIP). to continue on other setup procedures. the wireless router will use WPA encryption. You can select one of them. . and WPA2 Mixed.

to continue on other setup procedures.Pre-shared Key Format (3): Select the type of pre-shared key. or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). 2-7-3-4 WPA RADIUS: If you have a RADIUS server. Please input the WPA passphrase here. please click ‘Apply’ button (5) and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu. you can select Passphrase (8 or more alphanumerical characters. It’s not recommended to use a word that can be found in a dictionary due to security reason. NOTE: Some wireless clients (especially those manufactured before year 2003) only support WEP or WPA (TKIA) cipher. 1 3 4 . this router can work with it and provide safer wireless authentication. or Hex (64 characters of 0-9. Pre-shared Key (4): After you finish WPA Pre-shared key setting. up to 63). A driver upgrade would be needed for those clients to use WPA and WPA2 encryption. and a-f).

You can select one of them. Default setting is 1812. Available options are: WPA (TKIP). RADIUS Server IP address (3): RADIUS Server Port (4): RADIUS Server Password (5): After you finish with all settings. but you have to make sure your wireless client support the cipher you selected. and WPA2 Mixed. or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is . Please input the IP address of your Radius authentication server here. to continue on other setup procedures. WPA2 (AES).2 5 6 Here are descriptions of every setup items: WPA Unicast Cipher Suite: Please select a type of WPA cipher suite. Please input the password of your Radius authentication server here. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu. please click ‘Apply’ (6) button. Please input the port number of your Radius authentication server here.

Please click ‘Wireless’ menu on the left of web management interface. only those wireless devices who have the MAC address you assigned here can gain access to your wireless router. then click ‘Delete Selected’ button. please click ‘Delete All’ button. You can use this function with other security measures described in previous section. Up to 20 MAC addresses can be assigned by using this function. Delete All (3): If you want to delete all MAC addresses listed here.rebooting). and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: 1 2 5 6 7 8 9 10 All allowed MAC addresses will be displayed in ‘MAC Address Filtering Table’ (1). (You can select more than one MAC addresses). You can also click ‘Reset’ button to unselect all 3 4 Reset (4): . check the ‘select’ box of the MAC address you want to delete. 2-7-4 Wireless Access Control This function will help you to prevent unauthorized users from connecting to your wireless router. then click ‘Access Control’. and Here are descriptions of every setup items: Delete Selected (2): If you want to delete a specific MAC address entry. to create a safer wireless environment.

e. please click ‘Apply’ (10) button. Click ‘Add’ button to add the MAC address and associated comment to the MAC address filtering table. Click ‘Clear’ to remove the value you inputted in MAC address and comment field. however. just input ‘aabbccddeeff’.MAC addresses. You can input up to 16 alphanumerical characters here. Comment (7): Add (8): Clear (9): After you finish with all settings.) or colon ( : ) are not required. You can input any text here as the comment of this MAC address. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: . it’s recommended to use this field to write a comment for every MAC addresses as a memory aid. like ‘ROOM 2A Computer’ or anything. When this item is unchecked. If the MAC address label of your wireless device indicates ‘aa-bb-cc-dd-ee-ff’ or ‘aa:bb:cc:dd:ee:ff’. dash ( . MAC Address (6): Input the MAC address of your wireless devices here. (i. This is optional and you can leave it blank. wireless router will not enforce MAC address filtering of wireless clients. Access Control (5): you have to check ‘Enable Wireless Access Control’. Enable Wireless To enforce MAC address filtering.

or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). If you want to reset all settings in this page back to previously-saved value.Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu. please click ‘Cancel’ button. . to continue on other setup procedures.

you have to push a specific button on the wireless client to start WPS mode. or click ‘Start PBC’ button in the web configuration interface to do this. you only have to press a button on wireless client and this wireless router. if you want to use PIN code. and switch this wireless router to WPS mode too. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: 1 2 3 4 .2-7-5 Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) is the simplest way to build connection between wireless network clients and this wireless router. You don’t have to select encryption mode and input a long encryption passphrase every time when you need to setup a wireless client. then provide the PIN code of the wireless client you wish to connect to this wireless router. then click ‘WPS’. This wireless router supports two types of WPS: Push-Button Configuration (PBC). The detailed instructions are listed follow: Please click ‘Wireless’ menu on the left of web management interface. and PIN code. If you want to use PBC. You can push Reset/WPS button of this wireless router. and the WPS will do the rest for you. you have to know the PIN code of wireless client and switch it to WPS mode.

The ‘WLAN’ LED on the wireless router will be steady on when this wireless router is waiting for incoming WPS request. If wireless security function has not been set. Please input the PIN code of the wireless client you wish to connect. SSID: The SSID of this wireless router will be displayed here. you’ll see ‘unConfigured’. and click ‘Start PIN’ button. Configure via Push Button (3) Click ‘Start PBC’ to start Push-Button style WPS setup procedure. Authentication Mode: The wireless security authentication mode of this wireless router will be displayed here. The ‘WLAN’ led on the wireless router will be steady on when this wireless router is waiting for incoming WPS request. uncheck it to disable WPS.Here are descriptions of every setup items: Enable WPS (1) Check this box to enable WPS function. This code is useful when you need to build wireless connection by WPS with other WPS-enabled wireless devices. Self PIN code: This is the WPS PIN code of this wireless router. Wi-Fi Protected Setup Information (2) Configure via client PinCode (4) . you’ll see ‘Configured’ message here. This wireless router will wait for WPS requests from wireless clients for 2 minutes. WPS-related system information will be displayed here: WPS Status: If the wireless security (encryption) function of this wireless router is properly set.

and long enough) WEP key and WPA passphrase is much safer than simple and short ones. 2. . and this can reduce the chance of being intruded. If the wireless router is not far away from your computer. and only raise the Tx Power setting when it’s required. A complicated (the combination of number. It’s not too trouble but will greatly improve security level. you’ll let your neighbors have the chance to do something bad to your network. Your wireless router will not be found by other people in proximity if they’re just using the AP scanning function of their wireless client. try to start from 10% Tx Power setting in ‘Advance Settings’ menu.2-7-6 Security Tips for Wireless Network Here are some quick tips to help you improve the security level of your wireless network: 1. 4. Do not use 100% radio output power unless it’s necessary. so those people who are not in your list will not be able to connect to your network. alphabet. You can hide the ESSID of this router by set ‘Broadcast ESSID’ option to ‘Disable’. 3. computer) as WEP encryption or WPA passphrase. Never use simple words (like school. even symbol. higher output power means border wireless coverage. so you only have to input the complicated key or passphrase once. 5. apple. Remember that the wireless client is capable to keep the key or passphrase for you. Use ‘Access Control’ function described in section 2-7-4. but if you’re not using this wireless router in a really big space.

to avoid said unpleasing result from happening.Chapter III Advanced Functions 3-1 Quality of Service (QoS) Quality of service provides an efficient way for computers on the network to share the internet bandwidth with a promised quality of internet service. like the interruption of video / audio transfer. and some applications which require guaranteed bandwidth (like video streaming and network telephone) will be affected. Without QoS. all computers and devices on the network will compete with each other to get internet bandwidth. unselect this . With this function. 3-1-1 Basic QoS Settings Please follow the following instructions to set QoS parameters: Please click ‘Qos’ menu on the left of web management interface and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Here are descriptions of every settings: Enable QoS (1): Check this box to enable QoS function. therefore an unpleasing result will occur. you can limit the maximum bandwidth or give a guaranteed bandwidth for a specific computer.

Only one rule should be selected a time! If you didn’t select a rule before clicking ‘Edit’ button. please check the ‘select’ box of the rule you want to edit. You can select one or more rules to delete by check the ‘select’ the box of the rule(s) you want to delete a time. then click ‘Edit’ button. By clicking this button. this button will be grayed out and can not be clicked. see section 3-1-2 ‘Add a new QoS rule’ below. If the QoS table is empty. You can pull up the priority of the QoS rule you selected by clicking this button.box if you don’t want to enforce QoS bandwidth limitations. All existing QoS rules will be displayed here. Total Upload Bandwidth (3): Current QoS Table (4): Add (5): Click ‘add’ button to add a new QoS rule. To disable download bandwidth limitation. You can set the limit of total upload bandwidth in kbits. input ‘0’ here. If the QoS table is empty. you can delete all rules currently in the QoS table. If you want to modify the content of a specific rule. you’ll be prompted to add a new rule. input ‘0’ here. this button will be grayed out and can not be clicked. To disable upload bandwidth limitation. Total Download Bandwidth (2): You can set the limit of total download bandwidth in kbits. You can delete selected rules by clicking this button. Edit (6): Delete Selected (7): Delete All (8): Move Up (9): .

please click ‘Cancel’ button. the following message will appear: . If you want to erase all values you just entered. to continue on other setup procedures. If you want to reset all settings in this page back to previously-saved value. or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). 3-1-2 Add a new QoS rule After you click ‘Add’ button in QoS menu. please click ‘Apply’ (12) button.Move Down (10): You can lower the priority of the QoS rule you selected by clicking this button. Reset (11): After you finish with all settings. Click ‘Reset’. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu.

just input the port number. and the speed of bandwidth limitation in Kbps. Please input the range of local (source) port number that will be affected by this rule. and input the end IP address in the right field to define a range of IP addresses. Please input the starting IP address in the left field. if you want to apply this rule on a single port. like ‘80’. then select the type of QoS: ‘guarantee’ (guaranteed usable bandwidth for this rule) or ‘max’ (set the maximum bandwidth for the application allowed by this rule). Specify the local (source) IP address that will be affected by this rule. You have to select the data direction of this rule (Upload of Download). If you want to apply this rule on port 80 to 90. or just input the IP address in the left field to define a single IP address. please input ’80-90’.a b c d e f g h i Here are descriptions of every setup items: Rule Name (a): Please give a name to this QoS rule (up to 15 alphanumerical characters) Set the bandwidth limitation of this QoS rule. Bandwidth (b): Local IP Address (c): Local Port Range (d): .

After you finish with all settings. SMTP. If you don’t know what protocol your application uses. if you want to make this rule as a IP address based rule (apply the limitation on all traffics from / to the specified IP address / port number). select ‘None’. Please select the traffic type of this rule. and the rule you just set will appear in current QoS table. and FTP. and input the end IP address in the right field to define a range of IP addresses. you’ll be brought back to previous menu. just leave it blank. Please input the starting IP address in the left field. please click ‘save’ button (i). like ‘80’. HTTP. just input the port number. If you want to apply this rule on port 80 to 90. please try ‘TCP’ first. you’ll get an error message when you click ‘Save’ button. If the remote (destination) IP address and /or port number is universal. available options are None. if you want to apply this rule on a single port. available options are TCP and UDP.Remote IP Address: (e): Specify the remote (destination) IP address that will be affected by this rule. Click ‘Reset’ . if you did anything wrong. please input ’80-90’. Remote Port Range (f): Traffic Type (g): Protocol (f): Please select the protocol type of this rule. and switch to ‘UDP’ if this rule doesn’t seems to work. You can select a specific traffic type for this rule. or just input the IP address in the left field to define a single IP address. please correct your input by the instructions given by the error message. If you want to erase all values you just entered. POP3. Please input the range of remote (destination) port number that will be affected by this rule.

and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: 1 2 3 To enable NAT function. After you made the selection. please select ‘Disable’. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: . Therefore it’s necessary to use NAT technology to share a single Internet IP address to multiple computers on local network.3-2 Network Address Translation (NAT) Network address translations solve the problem if sharing a single IP address to multiple computers. all computers must be assigned with a valid Internet IP address to get connected to Internet. but Internet service providers only provide very few IP addresses to every user. Please follow the following instructions to set NAT parameters: 3-2-1 Basic NAT Settings (Enable or disable NAT function) Please click ‘NAT’ menu on the left of web management interface. so everyone can get connected to Internet. please select ‘Enable’ for ‘Enable or disable NAT module function’ (1). to disable. please click ‘Apply’ button (3). Without NAT.

and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: 1 2 6 7 3 4 5 8 9 10 11 12 . to continue on other setup procedures. Please click ‘NAT’ menu on the left of web management interface. then click ‘Port Forwarding’. The port number(s) of Internet IP address and private IP address (the IP address on local network) must be the same. please use ‘Virtual Server’ function. or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). 3-2-2 Port Forwarding This function allows you to redirect a single port or consecutive ports of Internet IP address to the same port of the IP address on local network. described in next section. If the port number of Internet IP address and private IP address is different.Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu.

If you’re not sure. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: . just fill the port number in the left field. please click ‘Apply’ (12) button. If you only want to redirect a single port number. Input the IP address of the computer on local network which provides internet service. up to 16 alphanumerical characters. please select ‘Both’. Input the starting port number in the left field. If there’s no existing mapping. Type (3): Port Range (4): Comment (5): Add (6): Reset (7): Port Forwarding Table (8): ‘Delete Selected’ (9): Delete All (10): Reset (11): After you finish with all settings. Delete all mappings existed in virtual server table. All existing port forwarding mappings will be displayed here. Unselect all mappings. Add the mapping to port forwarding table. Please input any text to describe this mapping. Select the type of connection. and input the ending port number in the right field. and uncheck this box to disable port mapping. Please select a port forwarding mapping by clicking the ‘Select’ box of the mapping. TCP or UDP.Here are descriptions of every setup items: Enable Port Forwarding (1): Private IP (2): Check this box to enable port mapping. then click ‘Delete Selected’ button to remove the mapping. this button will be grayed out. Remove all inputted values.

Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu. to provide many different Internet services on different local computers via a single Internet IP address. or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). Please click ‘NAT’ menu on the left of web management interface. 3-2-3 Virtual Server This function allows you to redirect a port on Internet IP address (on WAN port) to a specified port of an IP address on local network. please click ‘Cancel’ button. If you want to reset all settings in this page back to previously-saved value. to continue on other setup procedures. so you can setup an Internet service on the computer on local network. then click ‘Virtual Server’. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: . You can also build many sets of port redirection. without exposing it on Internet directly.

please select ‘Both’. Input the port number of the IP address which provides Internet service. Input the IP address of the computer which provides Internet service. Please select the port number of Internet IP address which will be redirected to the port number of local IP address defined above. up to 16 alphanumerical characters. and uncheck this box to disable virtual server. Please input any text to describe this mapping.1 2 7 8 3 4 5 6 9 10 11 12 13 Here are descriptions of every setup items: Enable Virtual Server (1): Private IP (2): Check this box to enable virtual server. Add the mapping to virtual server table. If you’re not sure. TCP or UDP. Select the type of connection. Remove all inputted values. Private Port (3): Type (4): Public Port (5): Comment (6): Add (7): Reset (8): .

If there’s no existing mapping. 3-2-4 Port Mapping for Special Applications Some applications require more than one connection a time. these applications won’t work with simple NAT rules. Unselect all mappings.Virtual Server Table (9): Delete Selected (10): All existing virtual server mappings will be displayed here. please click ‘Apply’ (13) button. In order to make these applications work. this button will be grayed out. . Delete all mappings existed in virtual server table. then click ‘Delete Selected’ button to remove the mapping. If you want to reset all settings in this page back to previously-saved value. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu. please click ‘Cancel’ button. Delete All (11): Reset (12): After you finish with all settings. to continue on other setup procedures. or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). you can use this function to let these applications work. Please select a virtual server mapping by clicking the ‘Select’ box of the mapping.

with this function. Please click ‘NAT’ menu on the left of web management interface.3-2-5 UPnP Setting This function enables network auto-configuration for peer-to-peer communications. then click ‘UPnP’. please select ‘Enable’ or ‘Disable’ to enable or disable UPnP function. Many network device and applications rely on UPnP function nowadays. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: . and learn about information about other devices. then click ‘Apply’ button. network devices will be able to communicate with other devices directly. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: There is only one option in this page.

It includes many preset routing rules for numerous applications which require special support. to continue on other setup procedures. then click ‘ALG Settings’. those applications which required special support will be able to work with NAT architecture. 3-2-6 ALG Settings Application Layer Gateway (ALG) is a special function of this router. If you want to reset all settings in this page back to previously-saved value. or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). With these supports. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: There are many applications listed here. Please check the box of the . Please click ‘NAT’ menu on the left of web management interface.Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu. please click ‘Cancel’ button.

and then click ‘Apply’ button. or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). .special support for applications you need. If you want to reset all settings in this page back to previously-saved value. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu. to continue on other setup procedures. please click ‘Cancel’ button.

3-3 Firewall Excepting NAT. Please follow the following instructions to enable or disable firewall function: Please click ‘Firewall’ menu on the left of web management interface. These functions include inbound attack prevention. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: Please select ‘Enable’ or ‘Disable’ to enable or disable firewall function of this router. like block URLs which have pre-defined keywords. and block outbound traffics. to continue on other setup procedures. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu. the click ‘Apply’ button. or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the . this router also provides firewall function to block malicious intruders from accessing your computers on local network.

settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). only MAC addresses listed in . or port. if you select allow. 3-3-1 Access Control This function allows or denies computers with specific MAC address from connecting to the network. then click ‘Access Control’. protocol. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: 1 2 4 5 6 10 7 8 9 11 12 13 14 15 Here are descriptions of every setup items: 3 Enable MAC Filtering (1): Check this box to enable MAC address based filtering. it can also allow or deny computers with specific IP address. and please select ‘Deny’ or ‘Allow’ to decide the behavior of MAC filtering table. If you select deny. Please click ‘Firewall’ menu on the left of web management interface. all MAC addresses listed in filtering table will be denied from connecting to the network.

(i. You can also click ‘Reset’ button to unselect all MAC addresses. Click ‘Add’ button to add the MAC address and associated comment to the MAC address filtering table. Remove all inputted values. (You can select more than one MAC addresses).e.) or colon ( : ) are not required. You can input up to 16 alphanumerical characters here. check the ‘select’ box of the MAC address you want to delete. This is optional and you can leave it blank. All existing MAC addresses in filtering table will be listed here. Delete All (8): If you want to delete all MAC addresses listed here. then click ‘Delete Selected’ button. and rejecting all other network devices. like ‘ROOM 2A Computer’ or anything.filtering table will be able to connect to the network. Check this box to enable IP address based Reset (9): Enable IP . however. If the MAC address label of your wireless device indicates ‘aa-bb-cc-dd-ee-ff’ or ‘aa:bb:cc:dd:ee:ff’. dash ( . Comment (3): Add (4): Reset (5): MAC Filtering Table (6): Delete Selected (7): If you want to delete a specific MAC address entry. Client PC MAC address (2): Please input the MAC address of computer or network device here. please click ‘Delete All’ button. it’s recommended to use this field to write a comment for every MAC addresses as a memory aid. just input ‘aabbccddeeff’ You can input any text here as the comment of this MAC address.

check the ‘select’ box of the IP address you want to delete. please click ‘Delete All’ button. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu. Click this button to add a new IP address to IP filtering table. if you select allow. (You can select more than one IP addresses). or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). . Delete Selected (13): Delete All (14): After you finish with all settings. all IP addresses listed in filtering table will be denied from connecting to the network.Filtering Table (10): filtering. and please select ‘Deny’ or ‘Allow’ to decide the behavior of IP filtering table. If you want to delete a specific IP address entry. IP Filtering Table (11): Add PC (12): All existing IP addresses in filtering table will be listed here. and rejecting all other network devices. only IP addresses listed in filtering table will be able to connect to the network. up to 20 IP addresses can be added. If you want to delete all IP addresses listed here. If you select deny. to continue on other setup procedures. then click ‘Delete Selected’ button. please click ‘Apply’ (15) button. Please refer to section 3-3-1-1 ‘Add PC’ below.

3-3-1-1 Add PC After button is clicked. please click ‘Cancel’ button. the following message will be displayed on your web browser: a b c d e f Here are descriptions of every setup items: .If you want to reset all settings in this page back to previously-saved value.

and the rule you just set will appear in current IP filtering table. If you want to specify port 80 to 90. Please check all services you want to allow or deny this IP address to use. Please input the port range of new service here. please click ‘Add’ to save settings. . if you’re not sure. you can check multiple services. violence. or anything you want to block). 3-3-2 URL Blocking If you want to prevent computers in local network from accessing certain website (like pornography. if you want to apply this rule on a single port. you can use this function to stop computers in local network from accessing the site you defined here. you’ll be brought back to previous menu. and input the end IP address in the right field to define a range of IP addresses. please input ’80-90’. click ‘Reset’ button. you can create a new service on your own. just input the port number. Please input the starting IP address in the left field. up to 16 alphanumerical characters.Client PC Description (a): Client PC IP address (b): Please input any text to describe this IP address. If the service you need is not listed above. please select ‘Both’. Please select TCP or UDP. or just input the IP address in the left field to define a single IP address. like ‘80’. Client PC Service (c): Protocol (d): Port Range (e): Add (f): If you want to remove all settings in this page. When you finish with all settings.

Input the URL (host name or IP address of website.com or http://11. stock. Click ‘Reset’ to remove the value you inputted in URL/Keyword field. cartoon.22. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Here are descriptions of every setup items: Enable URL Blocking (1): URL/Keyword (2): Check this box to enforce URL Blocking.33.44).This function is useful for parents and company managers. then click ‘URL Blocking’.blocked-site. Click ‘Add’ button to add the URL / keyword to the URL / Keyword filtering table. Please follow the following instructions to set URL blocking parameters: Please click ‘Firewall’ menu on the left of web management interface. Add (3): Reset (4): . or the keyword which is contained in URL (like pornography. like http://www. uncheck it to disable URL Blocking. or anything).

Current URL All existing URL/Keywords in filtering Blocking Table (5): table will be listed here. please click ‘Cancel’ button. please click ‘Apply’ (9) button. by transmitting a great amount of data or request to your Internet IP address and server. If you want to reset all settings in this page back to previously-saved value. check the ‘select’ box of the MAC address you want to delete. Reset (8): After you finish with all settings. Delete All (7): If you want to delete all URL/Keyword listed here. Delete Selected (6): If you want to delete a specific URL/Keyword entry. to continue on other setup procedures. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu. (You can select more than one MAC addresses). or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). You can also click ‘Reset’ button to unselect all URL/Keywords. the . please click ‘Delete All’ button. 3-3-3 DoS Attack Prevention Denial of Service (DoS) is a common attack measure. then click ‘Delete Selected’ button.

but some malicious intruder will try to fill your network bandwidth with a lot of PING request data packet.Internet connection will become very slow. Please follow the following instructions to set DoS prevention parameters: Please click ‘Firewall’ menu on the left of web management interface. the router will stop the DoS attack for you. and server may stop responding because it is not capable to handle too much traffics. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: 1 2 3 4 5 6 Here are descriptions of every setup items: Ping of Death (1): Ping of Death is a special packet. Ping is a common and useful tool to know the connection status of a specified remote network device. then click ‘DoS’. when you activate it. you will not be Discard Ping From WAN (2): . even unusable. and it will cause certain computer to stop responding. to make your internet connection become very slow. This router has a built-in DoS attack prevention mechanism. Check this box and the router will filter this kind of packet out. Check this box and the router will ignore all inbound PING request. but when you activate this function.

too. please click ‘Apply’ (6) button.Port Scan (3): able to ping your own router from internet. This is another kind of attack. Click this button and you can set advanced settings of the DoS prevention method listed above. to continue on other setup procedures. please see section 3-3-3-1 ‘DoS – Advanced Settings’ below. and try to make your server become unusable. which uses a lot of fake connection request to consume the memory of your server. . or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). and they can collect a lot of valuable information by doing so. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu. please click ‘Cancel’ button. Sync Flood (4): Advanced Settings (5): After you finish with all settings. Some malicious intruder will try to use a ‘port scanner’ to know how many ports of your Internet IP address are open. Check this box and the router will filter this kind of traffic out. Check this box and the router will block all traffics which are trying to scan your Internet IP address. If you want to reset all settings in this page back to previously-saved value.

Many kind of port scan methods are listed here.3-3-3-1 DoS . you can set the threshold of when this DoS prevention mechanism will be Discard Ping From WAN (b): Port Scan (c): Sync Flood (d): . or hour). and input the frequency of threshold (how many packets per second. which means when this number of ‘Ping of Death’ packet is received in very short time. Like Ping of Death.Advanced Settings When you click ‘Advanced’ button in DoS menu. minute. Please check the box of Ping of Death. this DoS prevention mechanism will be activated. please check one or more DoS attack methods you want to prevent. you can also input the ‘Burst’ value. the following message will be displayed on your web browser: a b c d e Here are descriptions of every setup items: Ping of Death (a): Set the threshold of when this DoS prevention mechanism will be activated. Check the box to activate this DoS prevention mechanism.

please click ‘Cancel’ button. then click ‘DMZ’. to continue on other setup procedures. so other people on Internet can fully access those computers in DMZ. This area resides in local network. or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). If you want to reset all settings in this page back to previously-saved value. But these private IP addresses are mapped to a certain Internet IP address. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: . and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu. and all computers in this area uses private IP address. 3-3-4 Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) refers to a special area in your local network. please click ‘Apply’ (6) button. too. After you finish with all settings.activated. Please follow the following instructions to set DMZ parameters: Please click ‘Firewall’ menu on the left of web management interface.

if you select ‘Static IP’. You can select ‘Dynamic IP’ or ‘Static IP’ here. Please input the private IP address that the Internet IP address will be mapped to. All existing public IP address and private IP address mapping will be displayed here. Public IP address (2): Client PC IP address (3): Add (4): Reset (5): Current DMZ table (6): . uncheck this box to disable DMZ function. please input the IP address that you want to map to a specific private IP address. If you select ‘Dynamic IP’. Click ‘Clear’ to remove the value you inputted in Public IP address and Client PC IP address field.1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Here are descriptions of every setup items: Enable DMZ (1): Check this box to enable DMZ function. you have to select an Internet connection session from dropdown menu. Click ‘Add’ button to add the public IP address and associated private IP address to the DMZ table.

If you want to reset all settings in this page back to previously-saved value. You can also click ‘Reset’ button to unselect all DMZ entries.Delete Selected (7): If you want to delete a specific DMZ entry. please click ‘Delete All’ button. to continue on other setup procedures. check the ‘select’ box of the DMZ entry you want to delete. (You can select more than one DMZ entries). If you want to delete all DMZ entries listed here. . 3-4 System Status The functions described here will provide you with system related information. or click ‘Apply’ to reboot the router so the settings will take effect (Please wait for about 50 seconds while router is rebooting). or click ‘Status’ button in main menu. please either click ‘Status’ link located at the upper-right corner of web management interface. then click ‘Delete Selected’ button. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: Please click ‘Continue’ to back to previous setup menu. To enter system status menu. please click ‘Cancel’ button. please click ‘Apply’ (10) button. Delete All (8): Reset (9): After you finish with all settings.

and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: .3-4-1 System information and firmware version You can use this function to know the system information and firmware version of this router. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser NOTE: Information displayed here may vary. Please click ‘Status’ link located at the upper-right corner of web management interface. Please click ‘Internet Connection’ menu on the left of web management interface. 3-4-2 Internet Connection Status You can use this function to know the status of current Internet connection.

Please click ‘System Log’ menu on the left of web management interface.This information will vary depending on the connection status. 3-4-3 Device Status You can use this function to know the status of your router. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: This information will vary depending on the device status. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: . 3-4-4 System Log All important system events are logged. Please click ‘Device Status’ menu on the left of web management interface. You can use this function to check the event log of your router.

and here are descriptions of every buttons: Save (1): Clear (2): Refresh (3): Save current event log to a text file. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: 1 2 3 . Refresh the event log display. and you can use this function to check the security event log of your router. Please click ‘Security Log’ menu on the left of web management interface. 3-4-5 Security Log All information about network and system security is kept here.1 2 3 The system events will be displayed in this page. Delete all event logs displayed here.

you can use this function to check all active DHCP leases issued by this router. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: . Please click ‘Active DHCP client’ menu on the left of web management interface. LAN. You can click ‘Refresh’ button to display latest information. Refresh the event log display. Please click ‘Statistics’ menu on the left of web management interface. and the following message will be displayed on your web browser: All information about active DHCP leases issued by this router will be displayed here. and WAN interface of this router. 3-4-6 Statistics You can use this function to check the statistics of wireless. Delete all event logs displayed here. 3-4-5 Active DHCP client list If you’re using the DHCP server function of this router. and here are descriptions of every buttons: Save (1): Clear (2): Refresh (3): Save current event log to a text file.The system events will be displayed in this page.

You can click ‘Refresh’ button to display latest information. .

’ button. and you’ll be prompted to download the configuration as a file. . then click ‘Configuration Tools’ on the left of web management interface. Press ‘Browse…’ to pick a previously-saved configuration file from your computer. To backup or restore router configuration. Restore Settings (2): Restore to Click this button to remove all settings Factory Default (3): you made. you can please save it as another filename for different versions. then the following message will be displayed on your web browser: 1 2 3 Here are descriptions of every buttons: Backup Settings (1): Press ‘Save. please follow the following instructions: Please click ‘Tool’ located at the upper-right corner of web management interface. and then click ‘Upload’ to transfer the configuration file to router.3-5 Configuration Backup and Restore You can backup all configurations of this router to a file.bin’. and keep it in a safe place. the router’s configuration will be replaced by the file you just uploaded. After the configuration is uploaded.. so you can make several copied of router configuration for security reason. default filename is ‘default. and restore the configuration of this router back to factory default settings..

then click ‘Firmware Upgrade’ on the left of web management interface. when you replace the old application with a new one. please follow the following instructions: Please click ‘Tool’ located at the upper-right corner of web management interface. and the following message will be displayed: . your computer will be equipped with new function. To upgrade firmware. even fix the bugs of this router. then the following message will be displayed on your web browser: Please click ‘Next’. just like any applications on your computer.3-6 Firmware Upgrade The system software used by this router is called as ‘firmware’. You can also use this firmware upgrade function to add new functions to your router.

you can perform a router reset. and you may have to return this router to the dealer of purchase to ask for help. or you found the behavior of the router is strange. please be patient. NOTE: Never interrupt the upgrade procedure by closing the web browser or physically disconnect your computer from router. please click ‘Tool’ located at the upper-right corner of web management interface. To do so. sometime it will solve the problem. (Warranty voids if you interrupted the upgrade procedure). then click ‘Reset’ on the left of web management interface. click ‘Apply’ button. Please download the latest firmware file from our website. and use it to upgrade your router. the firmware upgrade will fail. After a firmware upgrade file is selected. you’ll be prompted to provide the filename of firmware upgrade file. then the following message will be displayed on your web browser: . and the router will start firmware upgrade procedure automatically.Click ‘Browse’ button first. 3-7 System Reset If you think the network performance is bad. The procedure may take several minutes. If the firmware you uploaded is corrupt.

Please click ‘Apply’ to reset your router, and it will be available again after few minutes, please be patient.

Chapter IV: Appendix
4-1 Hardware Specification
WAN Port: 10/100M UTP Port x 1 LAN Ports: 10/100M UTP Port x 4 Radio ON(OFF Switch Power: 12VDC, 1A Switching Power Adapter Dimension: 25(H) x 156(W) x 105(D) mm Transmit Power: 16dBm ± 2dBm Temperature: 32~104°F (0 ~ 40°C) Humidity: 10-90% (NonCondensing) Certification: FCC, CE

4-2 Troubleshooting If you found the router is working improperly or stop responding to you, don’t panic! Before you contact your dealer of purchase for help, please read this troubleshooting first. Some problems can be solved by yourself within very short time! Scenario Router is not responding to me when I want to access it by web browser Solution a. Please check the connection of power cord and network cable of this router. All cords and cables should be correctly and firmly inserted to the router. b. If all LEDs on this router are out, please check the status of A/C power adapter, and make sure it’s correctly powered. c. You must use the same IP address section which router uses. d. Are you using MAC or IP address filter? Try to connect the router by another computer and see if it works; if not, please perform a hard reset (pressing ‘reset’ button). e. Set your computer to obtain an IP address automatically (DHCP), and see if your computer can get an IP address. f. If you did a firmware upgrade and this happens, contact your dealer of purchase for help. g. If all above solutions don’t work, contact the dealer of purchase for help. a. Go to ‘Status’ -> ‘Internet Connection’ menu, and check Internet connection status. b. Please be patient, sometime Internet is just that slow. c. If you connect a computer to Internet directly before, try to do that again, and check if you can get connected to Internet with your computer directly attached to the

Can’t get connected to Internet

device provided by your Internet service provider too. Try to reset the router and try again later. please check DNS setting. b. If you just can’t connect to one or more website. Are you too far from your router? Try to get closer. but can’t use hostname. Are you using QoS function? Try to disable it and try again. e. d. If antenna is not installed. a. e. ‘Broadcast ESSID’ set to off? b. d. Call your Internet service provide and check if there’s something wrong with their service. Please remember that you have to input ESSID on your wireless client manually. device provided by your Internet service provider. Check PPPoE / L2TP / PPTP user ID and password again.I can’t locate my router by my wireless client File download is very slow or breaks frequently comm. g. e. Try to use IP address instead of hostname. Try to know what computers do on your local network. a. Internet is slow sometimes. call you Internet service provider to know if there is . f. i. If someone’s transferring big files. if ESSID broadcast is disabled. If you can use IP address to communicate with a remote server. please check URL/Keyword filter. but you can still use other internet services. c. be patient. install them now and never remove them. d. other people will think Internet is really slow. h. If this never happens before. All three antennas are properly installed and secured? c. Try to reset the router and see if it’s better after that. Reset the comm.

The date and time of a. If you really forget the password. This is not a malfunction. c. If you smell something wrong or see the smoke coming out from router or A/C power adapter. I can’t log onto web a. Password is case-sensitive. b. and call your dealer of purchase for help. if you can keep your hand on the router’s case. all event logs are wrong . Adjust the internal clock of router. do a hard reset. Make sure the ‘Caps Lock’ light is not illuminated.something wrong with their network. Make sure you’re connecting to the correct management interface: IP address of the router! password is wrong b. Router become hot a. please disconnect the router and A/C power adapter from utility power (make sure it’s safe before you’re doing this!).

which allows Internet servers to have a domain name (such as www.0. unique Internet computer host in an IP network.com) and one or more IP addresses (such as 192. DNS Server IP Address: DNS stands for Domain Name System. Ethernet: A standard for computer networks. A DSL modem uses your existing phone lines to transmit data at high speeds. It consists of 2 portions: the IP network address. where each “aaa” can be anything from 000 to 255.com" into your Internet browser). IP Address and Network (Subnet) Mask: IP stands for Internet Protocol.bbbbbbbb. and move data around at up to 10/100 million bits per second (Mbps). where each “b” can either be 0 or 1. which will then send it out towards the destination. that identifies a single. The DNS server IP address used by the computers on your home network is the location of the DNS server your ISP has assigned to you. This protocol automatically gives every computer on your home network an IP address. the user is sent to the proper IP address. or as four cascaded binary numbers separated by “.8).aaa. which can be represented as four cascaded decimal numbers separated by “. the device has to send the packet to its default gateway.bbbbbbbb. Ethernet networks are connected by special cables and hubs. When the device sends out an IP packet.45. if the destination is not on the same network.”: aaa. An IP address consists of a series of four numbers separated by periods. so that when a domain name is requested (as in typing "Broadbandrouter. The IP address is a 32-bit binary pattern. Example: 192.1.aaa. DHCP: Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol.”: bbbbbbbb.4-3 Glossary Default Gateway (Router): Every non-router IP device needs to configure a default gateway’s IP address.aaa. Idle Timeout: Idle Timeout is designed so that after there is no traffic to the Internet for a pre-configured amount of time.34. DSL Modem: DSL stands for Digital Subscriber Line.Broadbandrouter.168. the connection will automatically be disconnected.bbbbbbbb. and the host identifier. A DNS server keeps a database of Internet servers and their respective domain names and IP addresses. .

10110000. such as 11111111.10110000.00000000. Your home network is considered a LAN. 00000000. ISP Gateway Address: (see ISP for definition).00000000 It means the device’s network address is 11011001.00000000. and if its network mask is. This process allows all of the computers on your home network to use one IP address. in its binary form. and its host ID is.00000111.00000111. Therefore sometimes a network mask can also be described simply as “x” number of leading 1’s.00000000. and the remaining bits correspond to the host ID. you can access the Internet from any computer on your home network without having to purchase more IP addresses from your ISP. A MAC address is the hardware address of a device connected to a network. The ISP Gateway Address is an IP address for the Internet router located at the ISP's office. Using the broadband router’s NAT capability.A network mask is also a 32-bit binary pattern. LAN: Local Area Network. ISP: Internet Service Provider.11110000.10010000. Port: Network Clients (LAN PC) uses port numbers to distinguish one network application/protocol over another.00000000. 11011001. It is comprised of two parts: 3 bytes of data that corresponds to the Manufacturer ID (unique for each manufacturer). For example. When both are represented side by side in their binary forms.11111111. An ISP is a business that provides connectivity to the Internet for individuals and other businesses or organizations. Below is a list of common applications and protocol/port numbers: . MAC Address: MAC stands for Media Access Control. This is a convenient and efficient method for routers to route IP packets to their destination.11111111. all bits in the IP address that correspond to 1’s in the network mask become part of the IP network address. 11111111.11111111. The MAC address is a unique identifier for a device with an Ethernet interface.10010000. plus 3 bytes that are often used as the product’s serial number. if the IP address for a device is. NAT: Network Address Translation. A LAN is a group of computers and devices connected together in a relatively small area (such as a house or an office). and consists of consecutive leading 1’s followed by consecutive trailing 0’s.

Application Telnet FTP SMTP POP3 H. 255. TCP/IP. is a set of four numbers (e. without confusion or misunderstanding. which must be assigned by InterNIC). It is used to create IP address numbers used only within a particular network (as opposed to valid IP address numbers recognized by the Internet.323 SNMP SNMP Trap HTTP PPTP Protocol Port Number TCP TCP TCP TCP TCP UCP UDP TCP TCP 23 21 25 110 1720 161 162 80 1723 5631 5632 PC Anywhere TCP PC Anywhere UDP PPPoE: Point-to-Point Protocol over Ethernet.0) configured like an IP address. Point-to-Point Protocol is a secure data transmission method originally created for dial-up connections. Ethernet and the Point-to-Point Protocol.g.255. Router: A router is an intelligent network device that forwards packets between different networks based on network layer address information such as IP addresses. PPPoE is for Ethernet connections. UDP: Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) and Unreliable Datagram Protocol (UDP). Subnet Mask: A subnet mask. PPPoE relies on two widely accepted standards. the interpretation of their behavior is well defined and can be made objectively.255. It is a communications protocol for transmitting information over Ethernet between different manufacturers Protocol: A protocol is a set of rules for interaction agreed upon between multiple parties so that when they interface with each other based on such a protocol. TCP/IP is the standard protocol for data . which may be a part of the TCP/IP information provided by your ISP.

. and thus is reliable. a network layer protocol. Both TCP and UDP are transport layer protocol. TCP performs proper error detection and error recovery. The Internet is a wide area network. This means the user can use the familiar Netscape or Microsoft Internet Explorer to Control/configure or monitor the device being managed. Web-based management Graphical User Interface (GUI): Many devices support a graphical user interface that is based on the web browser.g. They both run on top of the IP (Internet Protocol). UDP on the other hand is not reliable. WAN: Wide Area Network. countries).transmission over the Internet. cities. different buildings. A network that connects computers located in geographically separate areas (e.

uses. This transmitter must not be co-located or operating in conjunction with any other antenna or transmitter. and (2) this device must accept any interference received. Consult the dealer or an experienced radio technician for help. Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna. This equipment generates. and can radiate radio frequency energy and. may cause harmful interference to radio communications. IMPORTANT NOTE: FCC Radiation Exposure Statement: This equipment complies with FCC radiation exposure limits set forth for an uncontrolled environment. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) this device may not cause harmful interference. 3.4-3 FCC Statement Federal Communication Commission Interference Statement This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device. If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception. the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures: 1. which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on. including interference that may cause undesired operation. . FCC Caution This device and its antenna must not be co-located or operating in conjunction with any other antenna or transmitter. However. there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation. 2. if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions. Any changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance could void the authority to operate equipment. 4. pursuant to Part 15 of FCC Rules. This equipment should be installed and operated with minimum distance 20cm between the radiator & your body. This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.

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