Configure a Netopia router for BT Broadband

Published 12/05/2004 16:15   |    Updated 23/04/2008 11:53

How do I configure my Netopia router to work on BT Broadband?

If you have recently transferred from eircom to BT Broadband then you will need to adjust some settings on your Netopia router.

 

Please connect your Netopia router to your computer using either an Ethernet cable or a wireless connection (depending on your router).

  1. Open your web browser and go to http://192.168.1.254
  2. On the left hand side of the page click on the Expert Mode link. You will be presented with a warning message but just click on 'Yes, enter expert mode' button.
  3. Click on the Configure link and then Connection.
  4. Delete the stored eircom username and type in your new BT Broadband username. Please remember to include @btbb at the end of your username.
  5. Delete the stored password and type in your new BT Broadband password. Repeat this step for the 'Confirm Password' text box.
  6. Scroll to the bottom of the page and click on the Save Changes button.

As long as you have entered the correct login details you will be able to browse websites straight away.

 

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