User Guide Issue Date 2009-09-11 Part Number 202139 Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. provides customers with comprehensive technical support and service. Please feel free to contact our local office or company headquarters. Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. Address: Huawei Industrial Base Bantian, Longgang...
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1 Safety Precautions... 1 2 Connecting the Cables and Getting Started... 4 2.1 Simple Connection ...4 2.2 Connecting One Telephone ...5 2.3 Connecting Multiple Telephones ...6 2.4 Getting Started ...7 3 Setting the Network-Access Parameters ... 7 3.1 Accessing the Network Through the Embedded PPP Dial-Up Software on the HG520c...7 3.2 Accessing the Network Through the PPP Dial-Up Software on Your Computer ...8...
1 Safety Precautions Thank you for purchasing the EchoLife HG520c Home Gateway (hereinafter referred to as the HG520c). For safety purposes, carefully read through these safety precautions and observe them during operation. Basic Requirements Keep the device dry during storage, transportation, and operation of the device.
Use the accessories such as the power adaptor provided or authorized only by the manufacturer. Make sure that the device does not get wet. If water gets into the device, disconnect the power supply immediately and unplug all the cables connected to the device. The power supply of the device must meet the requirements of the input voltage of the device.
Do not place the wireless device and its accessories in high temperature areas. EU Regulatory Conformance Hereby, Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd., declares that this EchoLife HG520c is in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC.
2 Connecting the Cables and Getting Started 2.1 Simple Connection If your telephone line is used for the broadband network access only and if you do not need to use a telephone, take the following figure as a reference for connecting the cables.
2.2 Connecting One Telephone If your telephone line is used for both the broadband network access and a telephone connection, take the following figure as a reference for connecting the cables. P OW ER 1. Telephone jack on the wall 3.
2.3 Connecting Multiple Telephones If your telephone line is used for the broadband network access, telephone connections, and fax connections, take the following figure as a reference for connecting the cables. POWER 1. Telephone jack on the wall 5. Telephone LAN4 LAN3 LAN2...
2.4 Getting Started To power on the HG520c, press the power button on the side panel of the HG520c. After you power on the HG520c, the ADSL indicator blinks (for less than three minutes), which indicates that the HG520c is being activated. Later, the ADSL indicator turns solid on.
4. Select Yes from the Active drop-down combo box and select Routing from the Mode drop-down combo box. 5. Select PPPoE from the Encapsulation drop-down combo box. 6. Enter the user name and password that are provided by the network operator in the Username and Password text boxes, and keep the default settings of other parameters.
9. Select Add a shortcut to this connection to my desktop, and then click Finish. An icon for the dial-up connection is displayed on the desktop of your computer. You need to perform the preceding operations only once for creating a network connection.
4. Select WPA-PSK from the Authentication Type drop-down combo box. 5. Select TKIP from the Encryption drop-down combo box. 6. Enter an access password in the Pre-Shared Key text box. 7. Click Submit to save the settings. Step 3 Enable the wireless configuration service provided by Windows XP. 1.
5 Configuring the HG520c 5.1 Changing the Administrator Password Used for Logging In to the Web-Based Configuration Utility For safety reasons or to make the password easy to remember, you can change the administrator password for login after logging in to the Web-based configuration utility.
wireless network function in the same way. The WLAN indicator shows whether wireless network function is enabled. In addition, you can enable or disable the wireless network function through the Web-based configuration utility. To enable or disable the as follows: Step 1 Log in to the Web-based configuration utility.
To log in to the Web-based configuration utility after you change the IP address successfully, you need to launch the Internet Explorer, and then enter the new IP address in the address bar. Ensure that the IP address of the computer is in the same network segment as that of the HG520c so that the computer can access the Web-based configuration utility.
terminal power adapter. If the voltage is unsteady, for example, if the voltage is too high or too low, do not use the terminal. Wait until the voltage restores to its normal level, and then use the terminal. 3. Ensure that the terminal is properly connected to the socket through the power adapter.
Step 5 Ensure that you have entered the correct user name and user password that are required by the PPP dial-up software. The user name and the user password are provided by your network operator. Step 6 Check whether you can use the PPP dial-up software to dial successfully. If you cannot use the PPP dial-up software to dial successfully, perform further checks as follows: 1.
Step 3 Check the positions of your terminal and your computer. Ensure that they are far from electric appliances, such as microwave ovens, refrigerators, or cordless telephones, that generate strong magnetic or electric fields. If the problem persists, contact your service provider. What can I do if sometimes the terminal cannot access the Internet through a WLAN connection or if the WLAN connection is unsteady? Step 1...
7 Appendix 7.1 Indicators Indicator Status POWER Solid on ADSL Blinking Solid on INTERNET Blinking Solid on WLAN Blinking Solid on LAN1–LAN4 Blinking Solid on Description The HG520c is powered on. The HG520c is powered off. The HG520c is being activated. The HG520c is activated.
7.2 Interfaces and Buttons Interface or Description Button POWER It is used to connect the power adapter. LAN1–LAN4 It is used to connect to the Ethernet interface on the computer. RESET You can press and hold the RESET button for over six seconds to restore the default settings of the HG520c.
Item Ambient temperature for operation Relative humidity for operation Dimensions (L × W × H) Weight Standards ADSL standards ADSL2 standard ADSL2+ standard WLAN standard G.dmt transmission T1.413 rates G.992.5 (ADSL2+) Wireless 802.11b transmission rates 802.11g Specification 0°C to 40°C 5% to 95%, non-condensing 164 mm ×...