Table of contents Contents Table of contents ................ 2 Package contents ............... 3 A quick look at your Blue Cave ..........3 Positioning your Blue Cave ............. 4 Preparing your modem ............5 Setting up your Blue Cave ............6 A.
Blue Cave Wireless Router Network cable (RJ-45) AC adapter Quick Start Guide NOTE: If any of the items is damaged or missing, contact your retailer. A quick look at your Blue Cave Power button LAN ports Power (DC-IN) port WAN (Internet) port...
Positioning your Blue Cave For the best wireless signal transmission between the wireless router and the net- work devices connected to it, ensure that you: • Place the wireless router in a centralized area for a maximum wireless coverage for the network devices. • Keep the device away from metal obstructions and away from direct sunlight. • Keep the device away from 802.11b/g or 20MHz only Wi-Fi devices, 2.4GHz com- puter peripherals, Bluetooth devices, cordless phones, transformers, heavy-duty motors, fluorescent lights, microwave ovens, refrigerators, and other industrial equipment to prevent signal interference or loss. • Always update to the latest firmware. Visit the ASUS website at http://www. asus.com to get the latest firmware updates. • To ensure the best wireless signal, orient the four detachable antennas as shown...
Preparing your modem Unplug the power cable/DSL modem. If it has a battery backup, remove the battery. NOTE: If you are using DSL for Internet, you will need your username/password from your In- Unplug ternet Service Provider (ISP) to properly configure the router.
Setting up your Blue Cave You can set up your Blue Cave via wired or wireless connection. A. Wired connection Plug your router into a power outlet and power it on. Connect the network cable from your computer to a LAN port on your router.
For better network security, change to a unique SSID and assign a password. 2.4G Wi-Fi Name (SSID): ASUS_XX_2G ASUS router 5G Wi-Fi Name (SSID): ASUS_XX_5G * XX refers to the last two digits of 2.4GHz MAC address. You can find it on the label on the back of your Blue Cave.
You can choose either the web GUI or ASUS Router app to set up your router. Web GUI Setup • O nce connected, the web GUI launches automatically when you open a web browser. If it does not auto-launch, enter http://router.asus.com.
Remembering your wireless router settings • Remember your wireless settings as you complete the router setup. Router Name: Password: 2.4 GHz network SSID: Password: 5GHz network SSID: Password: 1. Where can I find more information about the wireless router? • Online FAQ site: http://support.asus.com/faq • Technical support site: http://support.asus.com • C ustomer hotline: refer to the Support Hotline section in this Quick Start Guide...
Safety Notices • Refer to the rating label on the bottom of your product and ensure your power adapter complies with this rating. • DO NOT place on uneven or unstable work surfaces. Seek servicing if the casing has been damaged. • DO NOT place or drop objects on top and do not shove any foreign objects into the product. • DO NOT expose to or use near liquids, rain, or moisture. DO NOT use the modem during electrical storms. • DO NOT cover the vents on the product to prevent the system from getting overheated. • DO NOT use damaged power cords, accessories, or other peripherals. • If the Adapter is broken, do not try to fix it by yourself. Contact a qualified service technician or your retailer. • To prevent electrical shock hazard, disconnect the power cable from the electri- cal outlet before relocating the system.
Region Country Hotline Numbers Service Hours Australia 1300-278788 09:00-18:00 Mon-Fri New Zealand 0800-278788 09:00-18:00 Mon-Fri 09:00-18:00 Mon-Fri 0800-1232787 09:00-17:00 Sat-Sun Japan 09:00-18:00 Mon-Fri 0081-570783886 (Non-Toll Free) 09:00-17:00 Sat-Sun Korea 0082-215666868 09:30-17:00 Mon-Fri Thailand 0066-24011717 09:00-18:00 Mon-Fri 1800-8525201 0065-64157917 11:00-19:00 Mon-Fri Asia-Pacific Singapore 0065-67203835...
00385-16401111 09:00-17:00 Mon-Fri Montenegro 00382-20608251 09:00-17:00 Mon-Fri Serbia 00381-112070677 09:00-17:00 Mon-Fri Slovenia 00368-59045400 08:00-16:00 Mon-Fri 00368-59045401 Estonia 00372-6671796 09:00-18:00 Mon-Fri Latvia 00371-67408838 09:00-18:00 Mon-Fri Baltic Countries Lithuania-Kaunas 00370-37329000 09:00-18:00 Mon-Fri Lithuania-Vilnius 00370-522101160 09:00-18:00 Mon-Fri NOTES: • UK support e-mail: email@example.com • For more information, visit the ASUS support site at: http://support.asus.com...
ASUS Recycling/Takeback Services ASUS recycling and takeback programs come from our commitment to the highest stan- dards for protecting our environment. We believe in providing solutions for you to be able to responsibly recycle our products, batteries, other components, as well as the packaging materials.
ASUSTek Computer Inc. hereby declares that this device is in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of Directive 2014/53/EU. Full text of EU declaration of conformity is available at https://www.asus.com/support/. This equipment complies with EU radiation exposure limits set forth for an un- controlled environment.
Radio Frequency (RF) Exposure Information The radiated output power of the ASUS Wireless Device is below the Industry Canada (IC) radio frequency exposure limits. The ASUS Wireless Device should be used in such a manner such that the potential for human contact during normal operation is minimized.
Informations concernant l’exposition aux fréquences radio (RF) La puissance de sortie émise par l’appareil de sans l ASUS est inférieure à la limite d’exposition aux fréquences radio d’Industry Canada (IC). Utilisez l’appareil de sans l ASUS de façon à minimiser les contacts humains lors du fonctionnement normal.