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EE Brightbox User Manual

EE Brightbox User Manual (207 pages)

Brand: EE | Category: Wireless Router | Size: 7.87 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 1: Introduction7................................................................................................................................................................
Introducing the Bright Box wireless router7................................................................................................................................................................
Document Information7................................................................................................................................................................
Router Technical Specification7................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 2: Router Identification and Panels9................................................................................................................................................................
Router Identification9................................................................................................................................................................
Front Panel View and LED Status9................................................................................................................................................................
Back Panel View11................................................................................................................................................................
Bottom panel view13................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 3: Installation14................................................................................................................................................................
Unpacking your Bright Box wireless router14................................................................................................................................................................
Setting up your ADSL broadband16................................................................................................................................................................
Disconnecting your old equipment16................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting your new equipment16................................................................................................................................................................
Connect and turn on your router16................................................................................................................................................................
Check it over17................................................................................................................................................................
Your home broadband is being set up17................................................................................................................................................................
You can now connect your devices18................................................................................................................................................................
Setting up your Fibre broadband18................................................................................................................................................................
Disconnect Old Equipment18................................................................................................................................................................
Engineer Visit18................................................................................................................................................................
Your Fibre broadband is being set up20................................................................................................................................................................
Moving to Fibre broadband20................................................................................................................................................................
Reconfigure your current equipment20................................................................................................................................................................
Six simple steps to move22................................................................................................................................................................
Setting up a Wired connection to your Bright Box23................................................................................................................................................................
Setting up a wireless connection25................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 4: The Bright Box Admin27................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing the Bright Box admin27................................................................................................................................................................
How to log in to the Bright Box admin27................................................................................................................................................................
How to log out of the Bright Box admin29................................................................................................................................................................
Possible Errors displayed when logging into the admin30................................................................................................................................................................
Navigating the Bright Box admin31................................................................................................................................................................
Bright Box admin page descriptions33................................................................................................................................................................
Status tab33................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Set-Up tab33................................................................................................................................................................
Advanced Set-Up tab34................................................................................................................................................................
Making Configuration Changes38................................................................................................................................................................
Help39................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 5: The Bright Box status40................................................................................................................................................................
Internet status40................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Status42................................................................................................................................................................
Currently Connected Devices44................................................................................................................................................................
USB Device45................................................................................................................................................................
Information45................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 6: Bright Box Basic Set-Up49................................................................................................................................................................
Broadband Settings49................................................................................................................................................................
Description of Broadband Settings49................................................................................................................................................................
How to manually update the broadband username and password52................................................................................................................................................................
How to change the broadband MTU53................................................................................................................................................................
How to set manual DNS addresses54................................................................................................................................................................
Migration Wizard55................................................................................................................................................................
How to migrate to EE Fibre broadband56................................................................................................................................................................
How to migrate to EE ADSL broadband57................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Settings59................................................................................................................................................................
Description of Wireless Settings59................................................................................................................................................................
A note on changing wireless settings62................................................................................................................................................................
How to enable or disable wireless63................................................................................................................................................................
How to change the Wireless Network Name (SSID)64................................................................................................................................................................
How to change the wireless WPA password66................................................................................................................................................................
How to change the Wireless Mode67................................................................................................................................................................
How to change the wireless channel69................................................................................................................................................................
How to change the Broadcast SSID option70................................................................................................................................................................
How to change to wireless WEP security72................................................................................................................................................................
How to change to wireless WPA mode75................................................................................................................................................................
How to disable Wireless Security77................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Intelligent Wireless feature78................................................................................................................................................................
Wi-Fi protected setup79................................................................................................................................................................
Description of WPS settings80................................................................................................................................................................
How to enable and disable WPS82................................................................................................................................................................
How to establish a WPS connection using push button configuration (PBC)83................................................................................................................................................................
USB File Sharing88................................................................................................................................................................
How to File Share with a USB Drive (Auto Share)88................................................................................................................................................................
Description of USB File Sharing settings90................................................................................................................................................................
How to set a username and password on the USB drive92................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 7: Bright Box Advanced Set-Up95................................................................................................................................................................
Description of Advanced Broadband Settings96................................................................................................................................................................
Using the button to force an Internet Connection/Disconnection97................................................................................................................................................................
ADSL Mode98................................................................................................................................................................
Description of ADSL Mode settings98................................................................................................................................................................
Channel and SSID99................................................................................................................................................................
Description of Channel and SSID settings99................................................................................................................................................................
How to change the wireless speed from 144Mbps to 300Mbps101................................................................................................................................................................
How to set up multiple SSID's (multiple wireless network names)102................................................................................................................................................................
How to set up a multiple SSID with WEP security105................................................................................................................................................................
Description of WPA settings108................................................................................................................................................................
Description of 802.1x settings111................................................................................................................................................................
Bandwidth Control112................................................................................................................................................................
Description of Bandwidth Control settings113................................................................................................................................................................
How to limit the wireless bandwidth on an SSID113................................................................................................................................................................
How to add user account access to a USB drive118................................................................................................................................................................
Mobile Broadband121................................................................................................................................................................
DHCP122................................................................................................................................................................
Description of DHCP settings123................................................................................................................................................................
How to reserve an IP address for a computer or a device124................................................................................................................................................................
Address Mapping127................................................................................................................................................................
Description of Address Mapping settings128................................................................................................................................................................
Port Forwarding128................................................................................................................................................................
Description of Port Forwarding settings130................................................................................................................................................................
How to set up a port forwarding entry131................................................................................................................................................................
Port Triggers132................................................................................................................................................................
Description of Port Trigger settings133................................................................................................................................................................
How to set up a port trigger rule134................................................................................................................................................................
NAT mapping table135................................................................................................................................................................
Firewall137................................................................................................................................................................
Access Control138................................................................................................................................................................
Description of settings on the Access Control139................................................................................................................................................................
How to create an Access Control rule140................................................................................................................................................................
MAC Filter143................................................................................................................................................................
Description of MAC Filter settings144................................................................................................................................................................
URL Blocking145................................................................................................................................................................
How to create a URL Blocking rule146................................................................................................................................................................
Schedule Rule150................................................................................................................................................................
How to create a Schedule Rule for Access Control151................................................................................................................................................................
Intrusion Detection155................................................................................................................................................................
Description of Intrusion Detection settings156................................................................................................................................................................
Description of DMZ settings158................................................................................................................................................................
How to add a computer to the De-militarized zone (DMZ)159................................................................................................................................................................
How to enable Quality of Service on the router161................................................................................................................................................................
Traffic Mapping162................................................................................................................................................................
How to create a Quality of Service Traffic Mapping rule163................................................................................................................................................................
Quality of Service Traffic Type descriptions165................................................................................................................................................................
Diffserv Groups166................................................................................................................................................................
How to apply bandwidth prioritisation for Diffserv Groups166................................................................................................................................................................
UPnP170................................................................................................................................................................
Tools172................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration172................................................................................................................................................................
How to save a copy of your router's settings173................................................................................................................................................................
How to restore your router's settings from a backup174................................................................................................................................................................
Restart175................................................................................................................................................................
How to restart your router176................................................................................................................................................................
Factory Default177................................................................................................................................................................
How to restore the router to factory defaults from the router admin177................................................................................................................................................................
How to restore the router to factory defaults from the reset button on the router179................................................................................................................................................................
Firmware Upgrade179................................................................................................................................................................
How to upgrade your router with a firmware file180................................................................................................................................................................
System182................................................................................................................................................................
Time Settings184................................................................................................................................................................
Password Settings186................................................................................................................................................................
How to change the router's admin password187................................................................................................................................................................
How to change the time out period of the admin188................................................................................................................................................................
DDNS189................................................................................................................................................................
How to configure your router for Dynamic DNS190................................................................................................................................................................
ADSL Status191................................................................................................................................................................
System Log194................................................................................................................................................................
Description of System Log entries195................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 8: Troubleshooting198................................................................................................................................................................
Unable to display the router admin pages using 192.168.1.1198................................................................................................................................................................
Unable to connect to the Internet199................................................................................................................................................................
Unable to establish a wireless connection with the router201................................................................................................................................................................
Poor wireless signal strength and speeds or the wireless connection is lost202................................................................................................................................................................
Problem sharing files with a USB drive connected to the router203................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix A: Default Router Settings204................................................................................................................................................................

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