Quick Links. Table of Contents. Page 3 Virtual Server Page 4: Before You Start Ethernet network or single computer. If you are using a computer with a functioning Ethernet port, the quickest and easiest way to set up the DSLT is to follow the instructions provided in the Quick Installation Guide. Page 7 It is recommended that your collect and record this information here, or in some other secure place, in case you have to re-configure your ADSL connection in the future.
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Quick Links. Table of Contents. Page 3 Virtual Server Page 4: Before You Start Ethernet network or single computer.
If you are using a computer with a functioning Ethernet port, the quickest and easiest way to set up the DSLT is to follow the instructions provided in the Quick Installation Guide. Page 7 It is recommended that your collect and record this information here, or in some other secure place, in case you have to re-configure your ADSL connection in the future.
Page 8: Introduction This section provides a brief description of the Router, its associated technologies, and a list of Router features. Page If you experience low signal strength or slow throughput, consider positioning the Router in a different location.
Position your devices so that the number of walls or ceilings is minimized. Connect the power adapter here to power on the Router.
Use the Reset button to restore the settings to the factory default values in the next chapter for instructions on using the reset button. The device will restart with default settings. Place the Router in a location where it can be connected to the various devices as well as to a power source.
The Router should not be located where it will be exposed to moisture or excessive heat. See the Rear Panel diagram above and the illustrations below for examples. You can launch the Setup Wizard from this page or use the buttons located in the left panel of the web page to view other windows used for basic configuration. The initial window summarizes the setup process. Click the Next button to proceed. You may stop using the Setup Wizard at any time by clicking the Exit button.
This sets the system time used for the Router. If you wish to return to the previous window during the setup process, click the Back button.
Your ISP has given this information to you. Select the specific Connection Type from the drop-down menu. You may also configure WEP security settings at this time or configure them later using the web manager.
Select None to configure WEP later. To disable the wireless access point, click the Enable AP option box to remove the green check mark. Click Next to continue to the final menu. If you are satisfied that you have entered all the necessary information correctly, click the Restart button to save the new configuration settings and restart the Router. If you need to change settings from a previous window, click the Back button.
The window will change to present the settings specific to the method being configured. To access the WAN Settings window, click on the WAN link button on the left side of the first window that appears when you successfully access the web manager. To configure a Dynamic IP Address connection, perform the steps listed below.
Some of the settings do not need to be changed the first time the device is set up, but can be changed later if you choose. The service provider assigns a global IP address from a pool of addresses available to the service provider. Under the ATM VC Settings at the top of the window should not be changed unless you have been instructed to change them.
The options available are Make sure you have all the necessary information before you configure the WAN connection.
Most user will only need to change some or all of Most users will only need to enter a User Name and Password. Choose the Connection Type from the pull-down menu located under the User Name and Password entry fields. This defines both the connection protocol and encapsulation method used for your ADSL service.
If have not been provided specific information for the Connection Type setting, leave the default setting. User names and passwords are case-sensitive, so enter this information exactly as given to you by your ISP. This may not be available to all ADSL accounts. Many users will find it convenient to use the default settings together with DHCP service to manage the IP settings for their private network.
You will need to supply the IP addres, Subnet mask and Defualt gateway use The Dynamic DNS service allows a dynamic public IP address to be associated with a static host name in any of the many domains, allowing access to a specified host from various locations on the Internet. To save the system configuration settings, click the Tools tab. You will be presented first with the Administrator Settings window. Up to eight PVCs to eight separate destinations can be created and operated simultaneously utilizing the same bandwidth.
Additional PVC connections can be added for various purposes. Select the new PVC to configure from the pull-down menu. These include the more advanced features used for network management and security as well as administrative tools to manage the Router, view statistics and other information used to examine performance and for troubleshooting.
When enabled, it allows other devices that support UPnP to dynamically join a network, obtain an IP address, convey its capabilities, and learn about the presence and capabilities of other devices. The pre-configured rules include those listed in the table here: Category Available Rules Games: Alien vs. Select the User category and click the Add button located below the Available Rules list.
This will change the window to look like the window below. In order to use these advanced features it is necessary to have IP addresses available for configuration. Any filter rule configured in the menu will appear in the Filters List with the new settings. The Router must save the new settings and reboot before the new rules are applied. This may be done for security or to improve network efficiency.
The rules are configured for individual devices based on MAC address. Filter rules can be set up for source, destination or both. This is used to specify that all packets destined for a particular network or subnet use a predetermined gateway. Parental Control menu There are two general types of protection DoS, Port Scan that can be enabled on the Router, as well as filtering for specific packet types sometimes used by hackers. Examples include: attempts to "flood" a network, thereby preventing legitimate network traffic, attempts to disrupt connections between two machines, thereby preventing access to a service, attempts to prevent a particular individual from accessing a service, or, attempts to disrupt service to a specific system or person.
You may also choose to instruct the Router to connect each time you want to access the WAN or the Internet. This configuration works with all ADSL implementations. If you have been given instructions to change the Modulation method used, select the desired option from the Modulation Type drop-down menu and click the Apply button. This will open the following window. Then select the PVC to associate with the corresponding action and choose a maximum bandwidth and classification for this combination.
Selecting ToS will display the following window. QoS Configuration window IP QoS for Application On this window, you can select the mechanism by which the four priority queues are emptied by assigning a weight, in percentage terms, to each priority queue, and then assigning a packet type that can be associated with an application type.
Click the appropriate radio button to view the menu for any of these Wireless Management menus. Up to 4 SSIDs may be used. WDS facilitates roaming between different access points and connectivity to the Ethernet and Internet. No wireless clients can associate with an access point in bridge mode. In bridge mode, the access point has the option of acting as a Root click the Activate as Root box to enable.
Configuring these settings may increase the performance of your router but if you are not familiar with networking devices and protocols, this section should be left at its default settings. You may set the Beacon Interval range between microseconds per beacon sent. The default is The Administrator Settings window is the first item in the Tools directory. This window is used to change the system password used to access the web manager, to save or load Router configuration settings and to restore default settings.
Select the password level being changed, click the Modify admin password option to change Admistrator level password or Modify user password option to change the user level password. In each case, the procedure to enable remote management of the Router is the same. Time menu To configure system time on the Router, select the method used to maintain time. To save the current configuration settings to your computer, click the System button in the Tools directory to display the System Settings window.
Note Use the Firmware Upgrade window to load the latest firmware for the device. Note that the device configuration settings may return to the factory default settings, so make sure you save the configuration settings with the System Settings window described above.
A Ping test may be done through the local or external interface to test connectivity to known IP addresses. The diagnostics feature executes a series of test of your system software and hardware connections.
Use the navigation buttons to view or scroll log pages. You may also save a simple text file containing the log to your computer. Click the Save Log button and follow the prompts to save the file. Select the interface for which you want to view packet statistics and the information will appear below. Traffic Statistics window ADSL Status information
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If your DSLT router is not working as it should, dropping connections or not being responsive, you should first do a reset of the router to see if the problems persist. Other scenarios where you might want to reset your router is if you've forgotten the password or misconfigured it and can't get access anymore. This process usually works for resetting any router to it's factory setting. Note: It is worth reading more about how to reset routers with the 30 30 30 reset and what the risks and considerations are when resetting your router this way, instead of just rebooting it. If you have performed a reset of your DSLT device or not changed the defaults, you should be able to access it with the following settings:. Toggle navigation RouterReset.
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