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EE Brightbox Manuals

Manuals and User Guides for EE Brightbox

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  • 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 Admin Pages27................................................................................................................................................................
    Accessing the Bright Box admin pages27................................................................................................................................................................
    How to log in to the Bright Box admin pages27................................................................................................................................................................
    How to log out of the Bright Box admin pages29................................................................................................................................................................
    Possible Errors displayed when logging into the admin pages30................................................................................................................................................................
    Navigating the Bright Box admin pages31................................................................................................................................................................
    Bright Box admin page descriptions33................................................................................................................................................................
    Status tab33................................................................................................................................................................
    Basic Set-Up tab33................................................................................................................................................................
    Advanced Set-Up tab34................................................................................................................................................................
    Making Configuration Changes38................................................................................................................................................................
    Help pages39................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 5: The Bright Box status page40................................................................................................................................................................
    Internet status40................................................................................................................................................................
    Wireless Status42................................................................................................................................................................
    Currently Connected Devices44................................................................................................................................................................
    USB Device45................................................................................................................................................................
    Information45................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 6: Bright Box Basic Set-Up pages49................................................................................................................................................................
    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-Up pages95................................................................................................................................................................
    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 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 Control page139................................................................................................................................................................
    How to create an Access Control rule140................................................................................................................................................................
    MAC Filter143................................................................................................................................................................
    Description of MAC Filter settings144................................................................................................................................................................
    How to set up a MAC filter rule144................................................................................................................................................................
    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 admin page177................................................................................................................................................................
    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 admin pages188................................................................................................................................................................
    DDNS189................................................................................................................................................................
    How to configure your router for Dynamic DNS190................................................................................................................................................................
    ADSL Status191................................................................................................................................................................
    System Log194................................................................................................................................................................
    Description of System Log entries195................................................................................................................................................................
    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................................................................................................................................................................