VDSL Router Configuration

  • Connect and plug-in the router to your VDSL enabled phone line. Connect the network cable to the router and your computer.
  • Open up Firefox and connect to the routers IP address: 192.168.1.1 (You may need to refresh the network connection so that it gets assigned the range of Zyxel)(Fig. 1)
Fig. 1
  • You will be prompted for the details and they are the default:

username: admin
password: 1234

  • You will then be prompted to change the default password.Once you have typed and confirmed a passord then click "Apply"(Fig. 2)
Fig. 2
  • Once logged in you will see "Network Setting" on the bottom toolbar move your mouse over it and a sub-menu will appear where you can click on "Broadband"(Fig. 3)
Fig. 3
  • You will get the screen Fig. 4 and on the far right you will see the notepad icon "Edit" click this for the VDSL connection type.
Fig. 4
  • The connection pop-up will appear, the 3rd option "WANServiceType" in the drop down change current setting "IP over Ethernet" -> "PPP over Ethernet(PPPoE)"(Fig. 5)
Fig. 5
  • Once changed you will then have the option to type (copy, paste) in the "PPPUserName" and "PPPPassword" fields i.e ADSL username and password. (Fig. 6)
Fig. 6
  • Click "Apply" and this will automatically save the settings.
  • Now move your mouse over "Maintenance" and in the menu click "User Account" (Fig. 7)
Fig. 7
  • In the dropbox select "User" and type in the old password "1234" and then the new password you just created in point 4 of this guide. (Fig. 8)
Fig. 8
  • Click "Apply" and all settings will be saved and just need to reboot to make sure you see a connection established on "Connection Status" page

Recent Articles

July, 2014
Set up an auto reply

Set up an auto reply

Setting up a Thunderbird account

Setting up Mozilla Thunderbird

Use your Dashboard

Use your Dashboard for Traffic and Stats

June, 2017
Email Limitations

What limits you on our email servers at

May, 2017
Domain Epp Key

Essential information when transferring a domain. 

EPP

January, 2016
Routers and Problems

Modem Troubleshooting

Window 10 Issues

Windows 10 and what you should know about it. 

October, 2013
The Reality of Mobile Usage and Social Media Growth in South Africa

  The Reality of Mobile Usage and Social Media Growth Are you a news addict

Are you a news addict?

Website Promotion e-book

Imaginet eBook: How to Promote Your New Website

September, 2013
twitter

Twitter is very much like Facebook, so if you have SEOsocialmedia

Why is social media taking over from SEO?

socialmedia

One company that is geared to helping develop your Social

August, 2013
hosting-page

Hosting is the crux of your website or mail at

March, 2014
line speed

Line Speed Measurement

 

We all get excited when we hear “fast

November, 2013
What is cloud computing

What is the cloud and how does it benefit us Assess your SEO status

Imaginet SEO Services

Cart

You're cart is empty.
Quickly! Buy something!