Huawei D100 User Manual

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Welcome to HUAWEI D100 Wi-Fi/LAN Adapter.
HUAWEI D100 Wi-Fi/LAN Adapter
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  • Page 1 Wonderful Communication, Mobile Life. Welcome to HUAWEI D100 Wi-Fi/LAN Adapter. HUAWEI D100 Wi-Fi/LAN Adapter User Guide...
  • Page 2 All Rights Reserved No part of this manual may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without prior written consent of Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. Trademarks and HUAWEI are trademarks of Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. All other trademarks and trade names mentioned in this manual are the property of their respective holders.
  • Page 3 Safety Precautions Read the safety precautions carefully to ensure the correct and safe use of your wireless device. For detailed information, see "Warnings and Precautions." Do not switch on your device when the device use is prohibited or when the device use may cause interference or danger. Do not use your device while driving.
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents 1 Quick Start..........................2 2 Using the Management Page ....................6 Logging in to the Management Page................6 Management Page Overview..................6 Viewing the Configuration Information................7 Quick Setup ........................7 Accessing the Internet ....................9 3 Configuring Your Computer ....................11 Wireless Configuration....................11 Configuring the PC Network..................12 4 Advanced Settings.......................15 Advanced Settings Overview ..................15 System Management ....................15...
  • Page 6: Quick Start

    Quick Start Note: The supported functions and displayed appearance are subject to your product purchased. Pictures posted for illustration purpose only. Please refer to the product for actual appearance. For details of your product selection, consult your service provider. Appearance Data Card USB Interface Power On/Off...
  • Page 7 WLAN Power Adapter Step 2: Connect to a PC through an Ethernet cable or WLAN. If the indicator of the Ethernet interface connecting with a network cable is on, the PC lineate connection is successful. The Ethernet cable cannot be longer than 100 meters (328 feet).
  • Page 8 Step 4: Place the device Caution: To avoid electrical devices from interfering by the wireless signal, place electrical devices one meter away from the device. The device can be placed horizontally or vertically on a table. Place the device on a higher place or near the window, or turn the USB interface connected with the data card upright, so it can receive stronger signals.
  • Page 9 Reset Reset: Press and hold the Reset key to restore the factory defaults. Note: After this operation, all configurations are restored to the defaults.
  • Page 10: Using The Management Page

    Using the Management Page Logging in to the Management Page 1. Start the Internet browser and enter the address in the address bar. 2. Select a user type, enter the password, and then click Login. Admin: This user type is authorized to view and change the configurations. The default password is admin.
  • Page 11: Viewing The Configuration Information

    Item Description The SIM card is not inserted The SIM card is valid. or is invalid. The PPP dial-up connection The PPP dial-up is not established. connection is established. WCDMA The WCDMA network is The WCDMA network is unavailable. available. Note: If the device is registered with other network modes, the corresponding network connection status is displayed.
  • Page 12 Configuring PPP Dial-up Settings PPP Connection: Select the dial-up access mode. Auto: The device automatically connects to the Internet and does not disconnect when no data is transmitted. On Demand: The device automatically connects to the Internet when data transmission exists. When the duration of no data transmission exceeds the maximum idle time, the device disconnects the Internet connection.
  • Page 13: Accessing The Internet

    WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK WPA-PSK: It is a 256-bit data encryption method that can automatically change the key. WPA2-PSK: It is a more secure version of WPA-PSK and it supports the IEEE 802.11 standard. WPA Encryption Algorithm: TKIP, AES, TKIP+AES. WPA Pre-Shared Key: You can enter a 64-character hexadecimal value or 8–63-character ASCII value as the key.
  • Page 14 4. Wait for several minutes, if you are prompted that the connection is successful, you can start the browser and enter the website address to access the Internet.
  • Page 15: Configuring Your Computer

    Configuring Your Computer This takes the Windows XP operating system (OS) as an example to describe how to configure your computer. For other OSs, the configurations may be different and you need to configure them as required. Wireless Configuration The wireless configuration allows your PC to connect to the device through the wireless network.
  • Page 16: Configuring The Pc Network

    4. If the encryption parameter is set for the device, the Wireless Network Connection dialog box is displayed and requires the network key and confirmation. The value you entered must be the same as the WPA Pre-Shared Key or Network Key of the device. 5.
  • Page 17 Configuring the Network Connection 1. Choose My Network Places > Properties > Local Area Connection. 2. Right-click the Local Area Connection icon and select Properties. 3. In the Local Area Connection Properties dialog box, select Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) in the This connection uses the following items list box, and then click Properties.
  • Page 18 4. In the Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Properties dialog box, select Obtain an IP address automatically and Obtain DNS server address automatically, and then click OK. Disabling Proxy Settings 1. Start the IE browser, and then choose Tools > Internet Options. 2.
  • Page 19: Advanced Settings

    Advanced Settings Click Advanced Settings, you can configure both the basic attributes and advanced parameters of the device, and also perform routine maintenance and management to the device. Advanced Settings Overview The following table shows the functions of the shortcut icons. Icon Description Click to access the System page.
  • Page 20 The software programs for upgrading must come from the official website of Huawei or the official website of the carrier. Upgrading the software does not change the configuration of the client. Restoring the Factory Defaults If you need to reconstruct the network or you forget the changes of some parameters, you can choose to restore factory defaults and reconfigure the device.
  • Page 21: Sim Card Settings

    You can view the hardware version, software version, and the release time. SIM Card Settings Click to access the SIM Setting page. When the device works in the ROM-SIM mode, the page is not available. Enabling or Disabling the PIN Code 1.
  • Page 22: Dial-Up Settings

    Dial-up Settings Click to access the Dial-Up Settings page, you can configure the PPP settings and manage the profile settings. Configuring the PPP Settings 1. Click to access the PPP Settings page 2. Enter the correct parameters. Profile List: Select a profile from the established dial-up connection list. If the drop-down list is empty, you need to create a profile list.
  • Page 23: Dhcp Settings

    DHCP Settings Click to access the DHCP Setting page, you can set the mode for assigning IP addresses in a LAN. DHCP automatically assigns IP addresses to the network devices. If you are using the DHCP server, you need to do the configurations on the PC connecting with the device.
  • Page 24 WLAN Basic Settings Click to access the WLAN Basic Settings page. Selecting Interface IDs Wireless Interface: It refers to the SSID and MAC address, and is used to identify the wireless device. SSID Entering a name (SSID) for your WLAN. Enabling or Disabling the SSID Broadcast Enabling or Disabling the AP Isolation On: The terminals (PCs) connecting to the device through the WLAN cannot...
  • Page 25 WLAN Advance Settings Click to access the WLAN Advance Settings page. A security key can protect your WLAN from illegal data attacking. The security key of your wireless device must be consistent with that of the PC. Configuring the 802.11 Authentication Open: Open system authentication.
  • Page 26 Preamble Type: It has two options: Long and Short. In the case that the client (PC) supports the Short type, the WLAN can have a better performance if it is Short. MAX Associations Limit: It refers to the maximum number of connections. It is used to set the maximum number of concurrent WLAN users on the device.
  • Page 27: Security Settings

    Security Settings Click Security, you can configure the advanced security settings. Firewall Switch Your device has a true firewall that controls the incoming and outgoing data flow and protects your computer from illegal intrusion. 1. Click 2. Select the Enable the firewall (main switch of the firewall) check box to enable the firewall.
  • Page 28 LAN. Click to access the LAN IP Filter page. Adding an IP Address 1. Select the protocol and status. 2. Enter the IP address and corresponding port to be blocked from accessing the LAN. 3. Click Ok. Changing an IP Address 1.
  • Page 29 3. Click Ok. You can also add a virtual server in the following way: 1. Select a port from the Common Port list. The Protocol, Status, Name, WAN Port, and LAN Port will be set as the default values. If required, you can change them.
  • Page 30 UPnP Settings The Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) service allows other network users to control your device’s network features to realize the intelligent interconnection. 1. Click 2. Select Enabled/Disabled for UPnP Status to enable or disable the UPnP service. 3. Click Apply. Remote Management The remote web management allows the access and control of the device either from the home network or from the Internet.
  • Page 31: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting What to do if a PC in the LAN cannot access the Internet? 1. If the power indicator is off, you need to check whether the power adapter is normally connected. 2. If the modem indicator if off, you need to check whether the data card is connected normally.
  • Page 32 What if I forgot the IP address of the LAN interface? If you forgot the IP address of the LAN interface, you can enter http://e.home and log in to the management page when the PC obtains the IP address automatically. What to do if bridging between two devices is unsuccessful? 1.
  • Page 33 4. Choose Edit > New > DWORD. 5. Rename New Value #1 to TcpWindowSize. 6. Right-click TcpWindowSize and then select Modify. 7. Select Decimal and enter 65535 in the Value data text box, and then click OK.
  • Page 34 8. For the DWORD value of DefaultRcvWindow, do the same operations as that of TcpWindowSize.
  • Page 35: Warnings And Precautions

    Warnings and Precautions Electronic Device Turn off your device near high-precision electronic devices. The wireless device may affect the performance of these devices. Such devices include hearing aids, pacemakers, fire alarm systems, automatic gates, and other automatic-control devices can be affected. If you are using an electronic medical device, consult the device manufacturer to confirm whether the radio wave affects the operation of this device.
  • Page 36 FCC statements: This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules, Operation is subject to the following two conditions: this device may not cause harmful interference, and this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation. Changes or modifications made to this equipment not expressly approved by (manufacturer name) may void the FCC authorization to operate this equipment.
  • Page 37 Do not place the wireless device over the air bag or in the air bag outspread area. Otherwise, the wireless device may hurt you owing to the strong force when the air bag inflates. Observe the rules and regulations of airline companies. When boarding or approaching a plane, turn off the wireless device.
  • Page 38 On a thunder stormy day, do not use your wireless device outdoors or when it is being charged. The wireless device may interfere with nearby TV sets, radios and PCs. In accordance with international standards for radio frequency and radiation, use wireless device accessories approved by the manufacturer only.
  • Page 39: Abbreviations

    Abbreviations The Third Generation Access Point Access Point Name DHCP Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol Domain Name Server EDGE Enhanced Data rates for GSM Evolution Global System for Mobile communications GPRS General Packet Radio Service HSPA High Speed Packet Access HSDPA High Speed Downlink Packet Access HSUPA High Speed Uplink Packet Access...

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