Category: ADSL Modem Settings
3Com OfficeConnect ADSL 11g - Quick Setup Guide
This Article has been written to assist users configuring a 3Com OfficeConnect for the first time, this is the most basic of configurations to allow access to the Internet.
Once you have connected the device to the telephone line and your local network via an ethernet cable browse to http://192.168.1.1/
You will be prompted for the System Password. The default is admin, if this is your first time visiting this screen.
Once logged in to the router, click the Wizard tab to start the setup process.
You are first asked to change the router's admin password from the default of admin. This is highly recommended as default passwords can easily be found on the Internet. Once changed to something you can remember, click Next.
Entering the above values will ensure router logs always have the correct date and time.
sahara Internet uses PPPoE for it's ADSL connections. Choose this then click Next.
The default LAN settings should need no changes for the majority of setups. ClickNext
On the wireless settings page choose which channel you wish to use. If you have problems with your wireless connection dropping, it may be due to interference. Try changing the channel if this happens to you.
Click Next one final time to be presented with a list of the settings to be applied.
If you are happy with the information entered, click Apply. The settings are saved to memory and the router will reboot. This will typically take about 2-3 minutes to complete.
Author: Sahara Net.