When the power light goes red, release the button and wait until the power light turns green again. Please change the password and, if required, log in to the Admin Tool with the new password. The settings and features are shown on the left menu along with two extra categories. Step 2 You'll see a diagram of the devices currently connected to your router. Keep the button pressed in for 7-10 seconds. Note: Higher security from a firewall can block functions you might use, such as peer-to-peer applications, like Skype or Spotify.
Give me 3 apps that won't work at that medium setting. That would be subject to one's opinion. The default firewall setting on the Wireless Gateway is Low , but you can change your settings to suit your particular needs at any time. Cannot determine what password should be. Step 3 You'll see your router home page.
How to Set Up a Firewall A firewall is a barrier that controls what kind of data comes into and out of your network. Issue When the MediaAccess Gateway receives an incoming message, the MediaAccess Gateway has to decide to which computer it has to send this message. To find this, follow the and click Toolbox on the home page menu. I also can not answer your other questions authoritatively as I am not a Comcast employee. Below the table are also instructions on what to do incase you , need to , or the password reset doesn't work. There are more average users and they are the ones that need this security change! This is case-sensitive so should be typed in exactly as it appears.
If you don't have these you can obtain them from the Customer Portal - as summarised in our. This firewall has a number of predefined levels to allow you to adjusted the firewall to your needs. Once you have done this click Save and then your connection will have been setup. I can get to the modem's login page at 192. Your wireless password or key is 10 characters long and is shown on the included setup sticker and the bottom of your router see the wireless key pictured.
You could also click on the name of your network then select configure on the upper-right hand side. This does not work for me and gives me a 'username doesn't exist' error. Technicolor router list Find your router in the list below to get the specific instructions and settings. If the factory reset didn't work, check out the. In Networking, you need to consider wireless interference and the location of the wireless router where you placed it. This label, containing the specific model, is usually found on the back of the router or under it.
In summary, I say protect the masses and let the experts fine tune thier configs as needed. Security is important, but it's not the be-all end-all. The average customer want's everything to be plug and play these days. If you bought your router from somewhere else, or it does not automatically configure itself, then follow this guide. One is much more at risk than the other, so I have to tailor my security appropriately. When you have the number enter it below to filter and find your model.
The content of this document is furnished for informational use only, may be subject to change without notice, and should not be construed as a commitment by Technicolor. I totally agree with your last statement! By default you will see the Technicolor welcome page. If the suggestions do not resolve the problem, look at the support pages on www. By clicking the user name, you can: Change your password. Stupid font on router label, making a 5 look like an S.
Hackers know this and always try to access your network with these preconfigured passwords. Typographical Conventions Following typographical convention is used throughout this manual: This sample text indicates a hyperlink to a Web site. Once you have the page open, select Home Network on the left navigation panel. I am an installation and service tech, so I know quite a bit about these devices. No password attempts have worked. It was admin and serial number. Daniel has a positive feedback rating of 92.
Connection speed When setting up your wireless network, keep in mind that the following factors may have a negative impact on your wireless connection speed:. Agreed in principle but not everyone is a techxpert. What I've tried so far to resolve the issue Tried to discover what the password should be and cannot. So have a good long close-up look at the label underneath the router with a magnifrying glass if you're having trouble like me. You may not have to use this password often, so be sure to have it written in a safe place. If your box contains an Ethernet cable with red connectors, you can use that cable.